Martin Kaymer

  • Imperious Rory McIlroy moves one ahead at Valhalla August 9, 2014

    Louisville Kentucky: Rory McIlroy, helped by composed shotmaking and a stunning eagle on his ninth hole of the day, soared one stroke clear in the weatherhit second round of the PGA Championship at Valhalla Golf Club on Friday. The British Open champion, in pursuit of a third consecutive victory on the...
  • Martin Kaymer romps to eightshot win at US Open June 16, 2014

    Germany's Martin Kaymer, icecool in hot conditions, confirmed his status as one of the game's very best by coasting to his second major victory by eight shots in Sunday's final round at the US Open. Five ahead at the start of another humid day at Pinehurst Resort, the 29yearold from Dusseldorf...
  • Martin Kaymer protects lead on tough day at Pinehurst June 15, 2014

    PINEHURST: A tough Pinehurst No. 2 tried to make a game out of this US Open. Martin Kaymer always had an answer. Already with one bogey on his card, Kaymer's tee shot on No. 4 was so deep into the trees that his golf ball settled in sandy patch that had...
  • Martin Kaymer sets US Open record at Pinehurst June 14, 2014

    Martin Kaymer set a US Open record on Friday with a game so dominant that he did more than just build a sixshot lead. He managed to bring Tiger Woods into the conversation at a major he's not even playing. Kaymer opened with a short birdie and rolled his way to a...
  • Sizzling Swede Hanson takes control in Texas May 16, 2014

    Two weeks after withdrawing from the Wells Fargo Championship with a back injury, Swede Peter Hanson charged into a oneshot lead at the Byron Nelson Championship on a course he barely knows on Thursday. Hanson, despite having seen only the front nine at the TPC Four Seasons Resort Las Colinas in...
  • Golf: Martin Kaymer triumphs by one shot at the Players May 12, 2014

    Martin Kaymer withstood an early challenge by Jordan Spieth, a weather delay and a late wobble to clinch his second PGA Tour title with a nervy oneshot victory at the Players Championship on Sunday. The German, coleader overnight with American playing partner Spieth, produced rocksolid golf to move briefly four strokes...
  • Late bogey drops Martin Kaymer into tie for Players lead May 11, 2014

    Florida: Martin Kaymer bogeyed the parfour last to drop back into a tie for the lead with playing partner Jordan Spieth after the pair had duelled in Saturday's third round of the Players Championship. Germany's Kaymer, who had been a stroke in front of the chasing pack overnight, overshot the 18th...
  • Martin Kaymer maintains lead at Players Championship May 10, 2014

    Martin Kaymer produced a controlled display to stay in front of the chasing pack at the Players Championship on Friday, but American Jordan Spieth was in hot pursuit just one shot behind. Germany's Kaymer, who tied the course record with a sizzling nineunderpar 63 on Thursday, followed up with a secondround...
  • Martin Kaymer sets Players pace with record equalling 63 May 9, 2014

    Martin Kaymer birdied his last four holes to equal the tournament record and seize a twoshot lead in Thursday's opening round of the Players Championship as several other big names lined up in pursuit. On an ideal day for low scoring at the TPC Sawgrass where the par72 Stadium Course has...
  • Strong Firestone finish lifts Martin Kaymer for Oak Hill August 7, 2013

    New York: A storming finish to last week's WGCBridgestone Invitational at Firestone has given Germany's Martin Kaymer a huge boost ahead of this week's PGA Championship, where he will bid to claim a second major title. By his own lofty standards, the former world number one has not played particularly...
  • Kaymer outshines Tiger, McIlroy in Abu Dhabi Rd 1 January 17, 2013

    Abu Dhabi: Triple former winner Martin Kaymer eclipsed playing partners Rory McIlroy and former world number one Tiger Woods in the opening round of the $2.7 million Abu Dhabi Championship on Thursday. German Kaymer, who lifted the spectacular Falcon Trophy here in 2008, 2010 and 2011, carded a oneunder 71 in...
  • Kaymer, Garcia, Lawrie to play in Qatar Masters January 7, 2013

    Doha: European Ryder Cup trio Martin Kaymer, Sergio Garcia and Paul Lawrie will compete at this month's $2.5 million Qatar Masters, organisers said on Monday. Kaymer, who holed the putt that ensured Europe retained the Ryder Cup against the United States in Illinois in September, has a good record in...
  • Jeev 34th, as Donald and McIlroy begin strongly November 22, 2012

    Dubai: Jeev Milkha Singh was lying almost in the middle of the pack with a modest oneunder 71 at the end of the opening round of the USD 8,000,000 DP World Tour Championship at the Jumeirah Golf Estates on Thursday. The 41yearold Indian, who has still not fully recovered from...
  • Chills for Bradley on hot day at Kiawah November 16, 2012

    Kiawah Island: Keegan Bradley enjoyed a dream start to his PGA Championship defence on Thursday, getting the "chills" after being announced as champion before launching his round with a spectacular birdieeagle run. Paired with former winners Tiger Woods and Martin Kaymer in a highprofile grouping, Bradley ended a steaming hot day...