Ian Poulter

  • Dubai leader Stenson aims to hold off Poulter November 16, 2013

    Dubai: Henrik Stenson fired a fiveunder 67 in the third round of Dubai's $8million DP World Tour Championship on Saturday to retain a oneshot lead, although Ian Poulter who can pip the Swede to Europe's moneylist title closed to within four shots. Stenson can win the Race to Dubai,...
  • Bhullar finishes at tied 63rd as Johnson wins title November 4, 2013

    Shanghai: Gaganjeet Bhullar finished final day with a disappointing twoover 74 as he totalled a poor oneover 289 to finish a lowly tied 63rd at the end of the WGCHSBC Champions on Sunday. It was indeed disappointing for Bhullar, who at one stage was as high as tied fourth towards the...
  • Italian Molinari grabs lead as Donald and McIlroy falter May 25, 2013

    Virginia Water: Francesco Molinari flourished while five of his European Ryder Cup team mates fell flat on their faces as the Italian grabbed the lead after the PGA Championship second round on Friday. Luke Donald, the 2011 and 2012 winner, Rory McIlroy, Ian Poulter, Graeme McDowell and Paul Lawrie all...
  • Ian Poulter eliminated from World Match Play May 18, 2013

    Kavarna, Bulgaria: Ian Poulter was eliminated from the World Match Play Championship after losing another roundrobin match on Friday. Poulter lost to Thomas Aiken, 1 up, at the Thracian Cliffs course when he bogeyed the last hole after missing the fairway. "I have no excuses," Poulter said. "There is no excuse...
  • Poulter, Mahan to meet in Match Play semi-final February 24, 2013

    Marana: The biggest names may be gone from the Match Play Championship but Ian Poulter and Hunter Mahan - the best in match play over the last few years - are still alive. Poulter added to his reputation as a tough match play customer on Saturday when he beat Steve...
  • Englishman Ian Poulter eyes a Major win in 2013 January 3, 2013

    Still feeling a little giddy after a barnstorming finish to his 2012 campaign, Ian Poulter is itching to plug the only hole in his otherwise glittering career resume by winning a major championship. The fashionconscious Englishman, widely regarded as one of the best putters in the game, has achieved virtually everything...
  • Expect a major win a year from McIlroy, says Poulter November 21, 2012

    Dubai: Rory McIlroy is now so good he should be aiming to win at least one major championship every year, according to Europe's Ryder Cup talisman Ian Poulter. The Northern Irishman, 23, already has two majors to his name and cemented his status as world number one this season by...
  • Ruffled Poulter fumes after falling off the pace Down Under November 16, 2012

    Melbourne: Titleholder Ian Poulter's wish for more wind at the Australian Masters was delivered in spades on Friday, but the Englishman was furious with himself after a scratchy evenpar 72 left him five strokes off the pace after the second round. Jointsecond overnight after perfect conditions during Thursday's opening round, Poulter...
  • Ian Poulter hopes to channel Ryder Cup magic November 14, 2012

    Melbourne: Ian Poulter converted his sparkling Ryder Cup form into his second World Golf Championship victory in Shenzhen earlier this month and will hope to maintain his strong finish to the year by defending his Australian Masters title. Poulter will battle former major winner Graeme McDowell and a determined local...
  • Ian Poulter wins the HSBC Champions, Bhullar in top 20 November 4, 2012

    Shenzhen: Ian Poulter carded a final round of 65 to seal a twoshot victory in the HSBCWGC Champions Tournament at Missions Hills on Sunday, becoming the first Englishman to win two World Golf Championships events. Poulter started his final round four shots behind joint leaders Louis Oosthuizen and Lee Westwood,...
  • Ian Poulter a proud man after Ryder Cup triumph October 1, 2012

    Medinah: Just like Seve Ballesteros and Colin Montgomerie before him, Ian Poulter saves his very best golf for the Ryder Cup where his eye-bulging, fist-pumping passion repeatedly gives Europe a huge boost. It was Poulter who earned one of two valuable points late in Saturday's fourballs to give his team a...
  • Ryder Cup: Poulter keeps Europeans in the hunt September 30, 2012

    Medinah, Ill: Europe sure didn't look like a team trailing by four points in the Ryder Cup. Under a darkening sky, there was still enough light to see the whites of Ian Poulter's bulging eyes and his golf ball disappear into the cup for a fifth straight birdie — and...
  • Ian Poulter excited ahead of Ryder Cup September 26, 2012

    Medinah, Illinois: During the heyday of Tiger Woods's reign as world number one, Englishman Ian Poulter cockily proclaimed that he was the man to challenge Tiger Woods at the top of world golf. Poulter never made good on that boast, but the confident Briton, in contrast to Woods, has been as...
  • Poulter, Colsaerts get Ryder Cup wildcards August 27, 2012

    England's Ian Poulter and Nicolas Colsaerts of Belgium were named by captain Jose Maria Olazabal on Monday as Europe's two wildcard picks for next month's Ryder Cup. World number 26 Poulter and 35th-ranked Colsaerts join 10 automatic selections in the 12-man team for holders Europe for the September 28-30 match against...