Round Two

  • Mickelson grabs Quail Hollow lead at halfway mark May 4, 2013

    Phil Mickelson, spotless with his putter, surged into a two-shot lead at Friday's halfway mark of the Wells Fargo Championship by firing a five-under-par 67 at Quail Hollow in Charlotte, North Carolina. The big lefthander made everything from inside 10 feet on the soft greens, making him 31-for-31 from those distances...
  • Saina, Sindhu enter second round of India Open April 24, 2013

    New Delhi: As widely predicted, Saina Nehwal defeated Belaetrix Manuputi of Indonesia 21-12, 21-15 to enter the second round of India Open here on Wednesday at the Siri Fort Complex. The world No.2, coming off a three-week layoff, did not look rusty on the court and sailed past Balaetrix in the...
  • Srikanth upsets world No.6 Jorgensen in India Open April 24, 2013

    New Delhi: India's young shuttler Srikanth K kick-started his campaign Wednesday by upsetting world No.6 Jan O Jorgensen of Denmark 7-21, 21-18, 12-21 to enter round two of the India Open here at the Siri Fort Complex. Srikanth overwhelmed Jorgensen at the start specially with his movement on the court and...
  • Woods given two-shot penalty for improper Augusta drop April 13, 2013

    Augusta: Tiger Woods avoided possible disqualification from the Masters on Saturday when he was assessed a two-stroke penalty for taking an improper drop during Friday's second round. The world number one, a hot favourite at Augusta National where he is a four-times champion, earned his reprieve after being reviewed by officials...
  • Wheatcroft in one-stroke lead in Houston; McIlory makes cut March 30, 2013

    Houston: Unheralded American Steve Wheatcroft carded another five-under-par 67 to take a one-shot lead after the second round of the Houston Open on Friday, while major winners Rory McIlroy and Phil Mickelson fought hard to just make the cut at Redstone Golf Club. The 35-year-old Wheatcroft only earned a start for...
  • Khalin Joshi in joint lead after SAIL Open round two March 7, 2013

    New Delhi: Indian rookie Khalin Joshi and Rashid Khan held the spotlight on day two of the SAIL-SBI Open golf here Thursday. Joshi followed up his first 66 with a steady three-under-par 69 to take the lead at the end of the second round. As the sun set down on...
  • Roger Federer storms into ABN AMRO World Round 2 February 14, 2013

    Rotterdam: Defending champion Roger Federer cruised into the second round of the ABN AMRO World Tennis Tournament on Wednesday by beating Grega Zemlja 6-3, 6-1. Federer, a two-time winner at the indoor hard court tournament, had taken a two-week break after losing a grueling five-set semifinal to Andy Murray at the...
  • Chowrasia takes Abu Dhabi golf by storm with 65 January 19, 2013

    Abu Dhabi: Shiv Chowrasia's wife will be ruing her decision to stay in bed on Saturday morning after missing out on seeing her journeyman husband shoot the best round of the week at the Abu Dhabi Championship. The twice former European Tour winner teed off at 0738 local time in the...
  • Ramsay leads Indian Open Rd 2, Bhullar five off the pace November 16, 2012

    Bangalore: Richie Ramsay of Scotland birdied four of his closing five holes as he raced into a three-shot lead at the halfway stage of the $1.25 million Hero Indian Open Golf at the KGA course here Friday as he fired a second successive five-under-par 66 for a 10-under-par 132. Thailand pair...