Sergio Garcia

  • Matt Jones' playoff chip-in wins Houston Open 07-04-2014 08:43 AM

    Humble, (Texas): Matt Jones told his caddy he was about to make a 42-yard chip-in on the first playoff hole at the Houston Open. The Australian did just that on Sunday, earning his first PGA Tour win in spectacular fashion - and changing his immediate travel plans in the process....
  • Kuchar takes four-shot lead at Houston Open 06-04-2014 09:06 AM

    Humble, (Texas): Matt Kuchar didn't have the result he had hoped for while playing in the final pairing at last week's Texas Open. The six-time PGA Tour winner, who closed with a final-round 75 on his way to a fourth-place finish last week, will have the opportunity to show what...
  • Espanyol beat Malaga, Elche and Athletic draw in La Liga 26-03-2014 10:51 AM

    Madrid: A second-half goal from Luis "Pizzi" Afonso earned Espanyol a 2-1 victory at Malaga in the Spanish league on Tuesday, while Elche held fourth-place Athletic Bilbao to a 0-0 draw. Cristian Stuani laid the ball off for Sergio Garcia to smash home an angled shot as Espanyol took the...
  • Bhullar finishes 22nd as Garcia wins Qatar Masters 25-01-2014 09:02 PM

    Doha: Gaganjeet Bhullar rounded off the Commercial Bank Qatar Masters with a creditable three-under 69 and finished tied 22nd in the second leg of three-event Middle East swing. Bhullar, who was in top-10 after the first day, ended at nine-under 279, even as Spaniard Sergio Garcia beat Finland's Mikko Illonen...
  • Lahiri moves to tied second in Thailand Championships 14-12-2013 05:16 PM

    Bangkok: Anriban Lahiri continued his great run this season, playing a sharp round of five-under 67 to move to tied second at the end of day three at the USD one million Thailand Golf Championships here. With one more round to go, Spaniard Sergio Garcia (65) seemed to run away...
  • Garcia grabs lead after weather-delayed first round 06-12-2013 05:13 PM

    Sun City: Two time winner Sergio Garcia shot a six-under-par 66 to grab a one-stroke lead after the completion of the weather-delayed first round at the Nedbank Golf Challenge on Friday. Denmark's Thomas Bjorn, Welshman Jamie Donaldson and Gonzalo Fdez-Castano of Spain carded 67 apiece as the elite 30-man field...
  • Espanyol beat Athletic Bilbao 3-2 in Spanish League 24-09-2013 08:12 AM

    Spain: Two goals by Victor Sanchez and one by Sergio Garcia gave Espanyol a thrilling 3-2 home win against Athletic Bilbao in the Spanish league on Monday. Espanyol midfielder Sanchez intercepted Bilbao goalkeeper Gorka Iraizoz's clearance and, having spotted a gap, risked using his less-favored left foot to fire a...
  • Garcia leads a low-scoring pace in Boston 02-09-2013 09:37 AM

    Norton: On a TPC Boston softened by so much rain that the third round Sunday had to be started over, Sergio Garcia kept his nose in front and gave himself a two-shot cushion at the Deutsche Bank Championship with a birdie on the final hole as darkness settled over New...
  • Garcia grabs the lead in Boston 01-09-2013 09:05 AM

    Norton, Massachusetts: Sergio Garcia opened with five birdies in seven holes, closed with an eagle, and wound up as the guy everyone was chasing on Saturday at the Deutsche Bank Championship. By everyone, that means 28 players within six shots of his lead with 36 holes to play. And somehow,...
  • Schwartzel in early share of US Open lead at Merion 13-06-2013 11:50 PM

    Ardmore, Pennsylvania: Clouds gave way to peeks of sunshine, squeegees gave way to putters, and the 13th hole gave way to birdies during the first round of the U.S. Open's return to Merion Golf Club on Thursday. Drenching storms caused a 3 1/2-hour delay, halting play less than two hours...
  • Garcia leaves apology note for Tiger over racial jibe 12-06-2013 08:39 AM

    Pennsylvania: Sergio Garcia on Tuesday made repeated apologies for the "fried chicken" jibe he directed at Tiger Woods last month, saying he "felt terrible" and had left a note for the American in his locker. Though the two players shook hands on the practice range at Merion Golf Club on...
  • Woods and Garcia decide to burry the hatchet 11-06-2013 08:32 AM

    Sergio Garcia approached Tiger Woods at the driving range at Merion Golf Club on Monday and after a brief exchange shook hands with the world number one in an apparent attempt to make up after their recent unpleasantness. The meeting during practice for the U.S. Open was the first between...
  • I can never thank the fans enough, says Sergio Garcia 25-05-2013 10:08 PM

    Virginia Water: Sergio Garcia spoke of his unending gratitude to the Wentworth galleries after soaring into title contention at the PGA Championship with a sizzling four-under-par 68 in Saturday's third round. The 33-year-old Spaniard was embroiled in a racism row with Tiger Woods earlier this week and had to issue...
  • I thought of pulling out after 'stupid' Woods remark: Sergio Garcia 22-05-2013 09:45 PM

    England: Sergio Garcia was so upset by the furore caused by his "fried chicken" jibe at Tiger Woods that he contemplated pulling out of this week's PGA Championship at Wentworth, the Spaniard said on Wednesday. World number 14 Garcia added that his comment, made at the European Tour's Player of...
  • Garcia denies racism after Woods comments 22-05-2013 12:13 PM

    Virginia Water: Sergio Garcia's feud with Tiger Woods has deepened, with the Spaniard denying accusations of racism after "fried chicken" comments during an awards dinner. Garcia appeared on stage at the European Tour's awards dinner in England on Tuesday and was asked in jest if he would invite Woods to...
  • Tiger Woods tied with Sergio Garcia, David Lingmerth at Players 12-05-2013 06:11 PM

    Florida: Tiger Woods finally made another birdie and finished off the third round with a 1-under 71, putting him in a three-way tie for the lead with Sergio Garcia and David Lingmerth in The Players Championship. Woods and Garcia will each walk the fairways of the TPC Sawgrass with someone...
  • Juan Carlos Valeron scores as Deportivo thrash Levante 4-0 14-04-2013 10:25 AM

    Barcelona: Deportivo La Coruna rolled to a 4-0 victory at Levante to provisionally escape the Spanish league's relegation zone for the first time in 18 weeks after their fourth consecutive win on Saturday. Also, Malaga forward Julio Baptista struck in injury time to grab a 1-0 win over visiting Osasuna...
  • Real Madrid held to a 2-2 draw at home by Espanyol 17-12-2012 02:32 AM

    Barcelona: Real Madrid's woes in the Spanish league worsened on Sunday when they were held to a 2-2 home draw by relegation-threatened Espanyol. Madrid appeared set to record their seventh straight home win in the league after Cristiano Ronaldo scored to cancel out Sergio Garcia's opener before setting up Fabio...
  • Tiger's absence opens up British Open field 16-07-2008 10:40 PM

    Karachi: Pakistan's former Test captain Mohammad Yousuf has hit out at the Cricket Board for not letting him play in the ongoing President's Trophy first-class tournament despite domestic performance being a pre-requisite for national selection. The 38-year-old said the PCB had been sitting on a request by the Port Qasim...