The Royal & Ancient Golf Club could make history even before its historic vote in September to have female members, as it decides whether to allow members to vote by proxy -- something it says has never been done by the club.
Martin Kaymer produced one of the most unlikely pars on the 17th green at the TPC Sawgrass without ever going in the water. It carried him to a one-shot victory Sunday in The Players Championship that was emotional in so many ways.
After plenty of fanfare, none of the four players who had a chance to overtake Tiger Woods for No. 1 in the Official World Golf Ranking will make it to the top spot after their performances in the Players Championship.
Yes, Jordan Spieth came up short -- again -- after holding the share of the 54-hole lead at a big-time tournament. Let's keep that in perspective, though, since he can't legally drink until July, writes ESPN.com's Bob Harig.
The PGA Tour on Sunday took the unusual step of rescinding the two-stroke penalty it imposed on Justin Rose on Saturday, meaning the Englishman started the final round of the Players Championship five strokes behind the leaders instead of seven.
Whether or not Jordan Spieth becomes the youngest Players Championship winner -- by almost three years -- on Sunday, golf's Next Big Thing appears to be right on track, writes ESPN.com's Gene Wojciechowski.