Golf

  • Anirban Lahiri finishes third in Selangor Masters 13 hours 26 minutes ago

    Selangor: Indian golfer Anirban Lahiri had to settle for third place, two behind the play-off duo - Chapchai Nirat and Antonio Lascuna - following a final round 68 at the Worldwide Holdings Selangor Masters on Sunday. Lahiri battled hard but failed to find the extra birdie towards the end to join...
  • Asian Games 2014: Indian golfers have strong medal chances, says coach 2 days ago

    New Delhi: India's chief golf coach Jasjit Singh feels that the men and women's teams have strong chances of finishing on the podium at the 17th Asian Games which started in the South Korean city of Incheon Friday. "Though we have a very young team for the Asiad, we have a...
  • Anirban Lahiri stays ahead in Malaysia 2 days ago

    Kuala Lumpur: Indian golfer Anirban Lahiri continued his flying form by firing a four-under-par 68 to maintain a two-shot lead at the halfway stage of the Asian Tour's Selangor Masters on Friday. The 27-year-old, who fired 10 birdies in his impressive opening round, dropped just one shot for a 10-under 132...
  • Birdie binge sends Anirban Lahiri top of the leaderboard in Malaysia 2 days ago

    Kuala Lumpur: Indian golfer Anirban Lahiri fired 10 birdies to race to the top of the leaderboard after the first round of the Asian Tour's Selangor Masters in the Malaysian capital on Thursday. The 27-year-old signed off on a seven-under-par 64 to sit two shots clear of compatriot S.S.P. Chowrasia and...
  • Golfer Anriban Lahiri finishes tied fourth at TPC 1 week ago

    Taipei: Indian golfer Anirban Lahiri could only manage a tied fourth place finish while compatriot Rashid Khan, four shots further back, finished tied in sixth position with three others at Yeangder Tournament Players Championship (TPC) on Sunday. Lahiri on Saturday put himself in a perfect position to challenge for a second...
  • Gaganjeet Bhullar, Jeev Milkha Singh slip down in KLM Open 1 week ago

    Zandvoort: Gaganjeet Bhullar and Jeev Milkha Singh dropped down further on the third day of the KLM Open after carding 75 and 72 respectively in the third round late on Saturday. Bhullar is now tied 66th, while Jeev is 72nd at the event. Frenchman Romain Wattel will take a three shot...
  • Late eagle lifts McIlroy into tie for lead at Tour Championship 1 week ago

    Rory McIlroy spectacularly eagled the par-five 15th to join Billy Horschel in a tie for the lead in the Tour Championship on Saturday and set up a thrilling conclusion to the 2013-14 PGA Tour season. With the FedExCup playoff title and a bonus jackpot of $10 million on the line...
  • Bhullar, Jeev make cut as Kapur exits early at KLM Open September 13, 2014

    Gaganjeet Bhullar and Jeev Milkha Singh made the cut at the KLM Open at Kennemer Golf & Country Club on Saturday but Shiv Kapur missed out. Jeev needed a birdie on the very last hole to squeeze in with a second round two-under 68 and is now even par for 36...
  • Anirban Lahiri one shot behind leader Filipino Miguel in Taipei September 13, 2014

    Taipei: Anirban Lahiri put himself into a perfect position to challenge for a second title this year when he moved into tied second place and just one shot off the leader after three rounds in the Yeangder Tournament Players Championship (TPC) on Saturday. Lahiri carded a four-under 68 to move to...
  • An in-form Horschel two ahead at Tour Championship September 13, 2014

    Atlanta: Billy Horschel, seeking a second consecutive PGA Tour victory, birdied three of the last eight holes to move two strokes clear of the chasing pack in the Tour Championship second round on Friday. The American, ranked second in the FedExCup standings coming into this week, fired a second successive four-under-par...
  • Anirban Lahiri sitting joint third at Tournament Players Championship September 12, 2014

    Taipei: Indian golfer Anirban Lahiri shot a six-under par 66 (139) on Friday to sit joint third after round two of the $500,000 Yeangder Tournament Players Championship (TPC). Lien Lu-sen led the local charge following a 71 to sit in third on 138 while Indian star Anirban Lahiri (66), Sweden's Daniel...
  • Bhullar shoots even par; Jeev, Kapur struggling at KLM Open September 12, 2014

    Gaganjeet Bhullar seemed to be the only Indian golfer in with a good chance of making the weekend rounds as he carded even par 70 in the first round of the KLM Open in the Netherlands. Bhullar, who had three birdies and as many bogeys was lying tied 47th, while Jeev...
  • Kirk stays in control of Tour Championship with opening 66 September 12, 2014

    Atlanta: FedExCup points leader Chris Kirk maintained control of the season-long race for playoff honours as he surged into a share of the lead in Thursday's opening round of the elite Tour Championship. Kirk, who took over at the top of the standings with his victory at the Deutsche Bank Championship...
  • Rahil Gangjee top Indian after first round at 11th in Taipei September 11, 2014

    Taipei: Rahil Gangjee, whose sole win on the Asian Tour came exactly 10 years ago, was the best Indian at the end of the first round as he carded a two-under 70 to be tied 11th at the USD 500,000 Yeangder Tournament Players Championship (TPC) today. Among the other Indians, Rashid...
  • Unflappable Horschel seals BMW Championship win September 8, 2014

    Ice-cool American Billy Horschel withstood an early challenge from Ryan Palmer and a late charge by Bubba Watson to win his second PGA Tour title by two shots at the BMW Championship on Sunday. Putting superbly when the pressure was at its most intense, Horschel fired a one-under-par 69 at Cherry...
  • Billy Horschel charges three ahead at BMW Championship September 7, 2014

    Billy Horschel, seeking a second PGA Tour win, fired a sizzling 63 to surge three shots clear after a wildly fluctuating third round of multiple lead changes at the BMW Championship on Saturday. As world number one Rory McIlroy finished nine strokes off the pace after carding a roller-coaster 72, American...
  • Jyoti Randhawa makes comeback at European Masters September 6, 2014

    Indian golfer Jyoti Randhawa is fired up to end his week on a high after he returned with a third round five-under-par 65 at the 2.3 million euro European Masters on Saturday. "I'm happy with the way I played. I putted well the last two days, made several birdies putts and...
  • Anirban Lahiri, Jyoti Randhawa, Rahil Gangjee make Omega cut; rest miss out September 6, 2014

    Crans Montana: Anirban Lahiri led a group of three Indians into the weekend rounds at the USD 3 million Omega European Masters even as six others missed the cut. Leader on the Asian Tour Order of Merit, Lahiri, making up for his opening day score of 70, shot a fine three-under...
  • Serigo Garcia surges to BMW summit, Rory McIlroy lurks September 6, 2014

    Colorado: Spain's Sergio Garcia fired an impressive six-under-par 64 to take the halfway lead at the BMW Championship on Friday, with world number one Rory McIlroy only two off the pace after another 67. Garcia holed out for an eagle from 126 yards, hit five birdies and a lone bogey to...
  • Indian Open to be sanctioned by Asian and European Tours September 5, 2014

    New Delhi: The Indian Open, which skipped an edition in 2014, will be jointly sanctioned by the Asian Tour and European Tour in 2015, officials said on Friday. The event, scheduled to take place from February 19-22, 2015 will carry a purse of USD 1.5 million. The venue will be announced...
  • Rory McIlroy shares lead at weather-hit BMW Championship September 5, 2014

    World number one Rory McIlroy grabbed a three-way share of the clubhouse lead at the BMW Championship on Thursday before the opening round was suspended due to inclement weather. McIlroy fired a three-under-par 67, putting him in a tie with American's Jordan Spieth and Gary Woodland before play was stopped with...
  • Shiv Kapur finishes 14th in Italian Open September 1, 2014

    Torino: Shiv Kapur produced a nice midway burst with three birdies in a span of four holes and then added another one to finish with a closing card of four-under, which gave him a share of the 14th place at the 71st Italian Open. He finished with a total of 10-under...
  • Flawless SSP Chowrasia tied eighth after three rounds at Italian Open August 31, 2014

    Torino: Playing flawless golf, SSP Chowrasia brought in a six-under 66 to go up from tied 44th to tied eighth at the end of the third round of the 71st Italian Open. Chowrasia, who won two co-sanctioned titles on European and Asian Tours, moved to nine-under 207 for 54 holes. Shiv Kapur...
  • SSP Chowrasia, Shiv Kapur make cut; Bhullar, Jeev miss out in Italy August 30, 2014

    Torino: SSP Chowrasia gave away a late double bogey but was still the better of the two Indians who made the midway cut at the 71st Italian Open presented by Damiani. Chowrasia shot 72 and was still at three-under for 36 holes in tied 44th place, while Shiv Kapur (69) was...
  • McIlroy targets Mahan's top spot at Deutsche Bank golf tournament August 29, 2014

    In-form Rory McIlroy has set his sights on dislodging Hunter Mahan from the top of the FedExCup standings after this week's Deutsche Bank Championship in Massachusetts on a course he says is ideally suited to his game. Two years ago, McIlroy won the elite FedExCup playoff event held at the TPC...
  • Hunter Mahan triumphs by two shots at The Barclays August 25, 2014

    Hunter Mahan stormed clear of a congested leaderboard with five birdies in the last eight holes to claim his sixth PGA Tour victory by two shots at The Barclays on Sunday. A stroke off the pace heading into the final round, American Mahan sparked his sizzling run by knocking in a...
  • Jason Day, Jim Furyk tied for lead at The Barclays August 24, 2014

    Parmus: Jim Furyk doesn't see another chance to fail, only another chance to win. Seven times since Furyk last won at the 2010 Tour Championship, he has had at least a share of the 54-hole lead. Seven times he has failed to convert. He gave himself yet another opportunity Saturday with a bogey-free...
  • Adam Scott, Cameron Tringale tied for the lead at Barclays August 23, 2014

    Now that the majors are over, Adam Scott is going after the only big prize left this year - a shot at the $10 million FedEx Cup title. Scott ran off four straight birdies in the middle of his round on Friday, and then closed with an approach that settled a...
  • McIlroy struggles in opening round at The Barclays August 22, 2014

    Rory McIlroy's bid for a career first FedExCup title got off to a rocky start on Thursday as he shot a three-over par 74 in the first round at The Barclays, the opening tournament of the four-event playoffs. The Northern Irishman, ranked first in the world and first in the FedExCup...
  • Tiger Woods doubts he could have won a point at Ryder Cup August 19, 2014

    Tiger Woods made himself unavailable for the US Ryder Cup team because he did not think he could win a point in the matches, the former world number one said on Tuesday. The 38-year-old American was sidelined for three months after having back surgery in March. His form this year would have...