Els can't overcome shaky start
Two-time Open champion Ernie Els limped through Royal Liverpool in a daze Thursday afternoon, shooting a 79 after hitting a spectator in the jaw with his very first shot of the tournament.
Tiger Woods will tee off at 9:04 a.m. local time (4:04 a.m. ET) on Thursday along with Argentina's Angel Cabrera and Sweden's Henrik Stenson to begin the Open Championship.
Open Championship past champions
President Barack Obama and his most famous golf partner, Tiger Woods, got together again Tuesday, but at the White House instead of on the course.
A tough Pinehurst No. 2 tried to make a game out of this U.S. Open. Martin Kaymer always had an answer.
Martin Kaymer stopped thinking, started swinging and played his way into the record book Thursday in The Players Championship.
Alexander Levy was so relaxed on the course at the China Open on Sunday, not even a double bogey that erased his comfortable lead could wipe the grin from his face.
A day after Alexander Levy played a near-perfect 62 in the second round at the China Open -- the best 18-hole score of his career -- the Frenchman was happy just to get off the course with a 2-under 70 Saturday in pelting rain with gusting winds.
Rory McIlroy was at a bit of a loss trying to explain how a 4-foot par putt on the final green had to go in for him to play the weekend at Augusta National.
Adam Scott will begin defense of his Masters title on Thursday morning at 10:41 a.m. along with PGA Championship winner Jason Dufner and U.S. Amateur champ Matthew Fitzpatrick.
The bonus pool for the European Tour's season-ending Final Series has been increased to $5 million as part of a series of changes that includes a new qualifying format.
Rory McIlroy is 18 holes away from his first PGA Tour victory in 18 months, a chance to show the world he is back on his game.
Jason Day never stopped believing he would win the Match Play Championship, even in the midst of so many shots by Victor Dubuisson that simply defied belief.
Ernie Els has reached the semifinals of the Match Play Championship for the first time in 13 years.
The quality of Ernie Els' golf this week won't remind anyone of his major victories, yet somehow the Big Easy sits just two wins away from a WGC-Match Play title, writes ESPN.com's Bob Harig.