Colin Montgomerie made a solid start in his quest to qualify for Europe's 2012 Ryder Cup team with an opening round of 69 at the Sicilian Open.
World No. 1 Lee Westwood's miserable record at the World Match Play continued as more top names crashed out of the $8.5 million tournament in Arizona.
While most eyes will be on the likes of Tiger Woods, Lee Westwood and Martin Kaymer at the World Match Play this week, Italian teenager Matteo Manassero will be making his own slice of history in Tucson.
Englishman Paul Casey claimed his first tournament victory in 20 months, after holding his nerve to win the inaugural Volvo Golf Champions event in Bahrain.
Paul Casey and Peter Hanson hold the lead going into the final round of the inaugural European Tour event in Bahrain.
A poor round of two-over par from Padriag Harrington nearly knocked the Ryder Cup wildcard pick out of the Vivendi Cup in Paris.
Paul Casey may have been left out of Europe's Ryder Cup team, but the Englishman is in prime position to collect the $10 million prize for winning the FedEx Cup playoffs.
U.S. Ryder Cup star Dustin Johnson carded a final round two-under-par 69 to claim a one-stroke victory in the BMW Championship on Sunday.
Tiger Woods' return to form was dented by four bogeys on the back nine as he slipped down the leaderboard at The Barclays tournament.
Simon Dyson has told CNN he will go all out to win the Johnnie Walker Championship as he bids to secure an automatic place in Europe's Ryder Cup team.
Peter Hanson is virtually certain of securing a place in Europe's Ryder Cup side to face the United States in October after victory in the Czech Open on Sunday.
South Africa's Louis Oosthuizen kisses his trophy before wishing Nelson Mandela a happy 92nd birthday.
South Africa's Louis Oosthuizen claimed his first major title with a runaway seven-shot victory in the British Open at St.Andrews.
Louis Oosthuizen is four strokes clear of Paul Casey going into the final round of the British Open at St Andrews, after a superb three-under-par 69 left him on a 54-hole total of 201.
Englishman Paul Casey and American Shaun Micheel share the lead at the U.S. Open after both shot two-under rounds of 69 on an intriguing first day at Pebble Beach. Despite kind conditions, only nine golfers managed to shoot rounds under par, with Casey bidding to be the first European to win the U.S. Open in 40 years.
Take a look at the current world golf rankings and you will see a notable shift in power away from the United States and Asia, towards Europe.
Ian Poulter beat fellow Englishman Paul Casey 4&2 in the final of the WGC-Accenture Match Play championship to claim the biggest title of his emerging career.
Last year's runner-up Paul Casey will resume his titanic World Golf Championship Match Play semifinal against Camilo Villegas on Sunday after the Colombian missed a golden opportunity at the fifth extra hole in Arizona.
Paul Casey, the highest ranked player left in the WGC-Accenture Match Play Championship, led a trio of three English players into the quarterfinals in Arizona.
Ryder Cup star Paul Casey charged into contention at the Qatar Masters with a third round six-under-par helping him to a share of the lead with Bradley Dredge of Wales on Saturday.
Sergio Garcia crashed out of contention on the opening day of the World Match Play Championship in Spain, while top seed Paul Casey's comeback ended with two defeats.
The top four players on the European Tour money list have all avoided each other in the draw for the Volvo World Match Play Championship in Spain this week.
Henrik Stenson, Sergio Garcia, Lee Westwood and Martin Kaymer are all now confirmed for the Volvo World Match Play Championship in Spain in four weeks' time.
World number three Paul Casey is out of this week's Barclays event in New Jersey, the first leg of the U.S. Tour's FedEx Cup play-off series.
The world's third-ranked golfer, Paul Casey, was forced to withdraw from the U.S. PGA Championship ahead of Thursday's opening round due to a rib injury.
Tiger Woods took a one-shot lead at the tournament he hosts after carding a four-under-par 66 in the second round of the AT&T National at Congressional Country Club on Friday.
American duo Jim Furyk and Jonathan Byrd share a one-stroke lead at the halfway stage of the Memorial tournament at Muirfield Village Golf Club.
South Africa's Tim Clark and American pair Woody Austin and Steve Stricker share the first round lead with seven-under-par 63s after the first round of the Colonial tournament in Texas.
Englishman Paul Casey is now third in the world, behind only Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson, after three birdies in his last four holes, including at 17 and 18, gave him a thrilling one-stroke victory in the BMW PGA Championship at Wentworth on Sunday.
Paul Casey will climb to third in the world behind Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson on Sunday if he becomes the first golfer in a decade to complete a double in top European tournaments at Wentworth.
Paul Casey carded a five-under-par second round 67 to lead the field by two strokes at the halfway stage of the BMW PGA Championship at Wentworth.
Paul Casey launches his Masters challenge at Augusta this week from a career-high sixth in the world after a play-off victory over American JB Holmes at the Houston Open on Sunday.
Australian Geoff Ogilvy won the 36-hole WGC-Accenture Match Play Championship for the second time in four years, defeating Paul Casey of England 4 and 3, at The Ritz-Carlton Golf Club in Marana, Arizona.
Englishman Paul Casey ended two years without a title on Sunday -- eventually claiming a narrow one-shot victory in the Abu Dhabi Championship despite holding a six-stroke lead with six holes still to play.
Paul Casey will take a four-stroke lead over Martin Kaymer going into the final round of the Abu Dhabi Championship, as the last two winners of the tournament go head-to-head for the title on Sunday.
England's Paul Casey charged into contention in the storm-hit Abu Dhabi Championship as he bids for his first victory since the same tournament two years ago.
Spain's Sergio Garcia is in a three-way tie for the lead at the halfway stage of the Castello Masters with Soren Kjeldsen of Denmark and England's Richard Finch.
Newcomer Hunter Mahan and Justin Leonard led the way for America, with an impressive three and two victory over Henrik Stenson and Paul Casey, as the home side won the opening foursomes 3-1 on the first day of the Ryder Cup at Valhalla.
European captain Nick Faldo teamed his players in pairings with a national flavor on the second practice day at the Ryder Cup in Valhalla, Kentucky.
Defending champion Steve Stricker reeled in overnight leader Hunter Mahan to claim a three-stroke second-round lead at The Barclays tournament in New Jersey as world number three Padraig Harrington missed the cut.
Rising German star Martin Kaymer goes into Sunday's final round of the BMW International Open in Munich with a commanding six-shot lead as he eyes a second win on the European Tour this season.
Ryder Cup hopefuls Luke Donald and Ian Poulter have both pulled out of this week's BMW International in Munich because of the wrist injuries they suffered at the U.S. Open.
Ernie Els kept alive his hopes of a seventh HSBC World Match Play title after marching into the semifinals with another emphatic win at Wentworth.
Six-time winner Ernie Els will face Scot Colin Montgomerie in the first round of the World Match Play Championship at Wentworth on Thursday.
Britain and Ireland pulled level with Continental Europe at 5-5 after two days of the Seve Trophy at the Heritage Club, near Dublin.
American Hunter Mahan has accepted the chance to win the $2 million first prize at the World Match Play Championship at Wentworth in two weeks' time.
British Open champion Padraig Harrington and U.S. Open winner Angel Cabrera will compete at the World Match Play Championship at Wentworth in October, organizers said on Friday.
Jim Furyk's back-to-back Canadian Open titles doesn't even merit a blip on the radar of this season's surprises.
American John Daly has pulled out of the European Tour event in Munich this week citing personal reasons.
AUGUSTA, Ga., April 6 -- Paul Casey, Padraig Harrington and Jerry Kelly were the only players to break 70 Friday as the 2007 Masters continued to confound the players. The struggles of one man, Tiger Woods, spoke loudest.
AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) -- The most impressive swing Tiger Woods makes this week could end up being the one that didn't make the ball go an inch.
American Vaughn Taylor forged two strokes clear after overnight leader Rocco Mediate and Britain's Paul Casey faltered late in the third round of the Arnold Palmer Invitational on Saturday.
South African Trevor Immelman booked his place in the WGC-Accenture Match Play Championship semifinals with a five and four win over Britain's Justin Rose in Arizona on Saturday.
1. Mullets Charley Hoffman's birdie-eagle-birdie finish to win the Hope was pretty sporty, but his mangy hairdo was clearly the star of the show. Somewhere Billy Ray Cyrus is smiling.
Britain's Paul Casey added the Shot of the Year award on Wednesday to his long list of 2006 achievements.
Britain's Paul Casey was named the 2006 European Tour Golfer of the Year on Tuesday after winning three tournaments and playing a key role in Europe's Ryder Cup victory over the United States.
England's Justin Rose is poised to end a four-year title drought on the European Tour after taking a two-shot lead following the Australian Masters third round at Huntingdale on Saturday.
Irishman Padraig Harrington was crowned European number one for the first time in a dramatic finale to the season at Valderamma on Sunday.
Indian Jeev Milkha Singh led the Volvo Masters by one stroke after 54 holes at Valderrama, while the race for the European Tour order of merit was moving to a furious climax right behind him.
Swedish Ryder Cup player Henrik Stenson birdied five successive holes from the 13th to take a one-stroke lead after two rounds of the Volvo Masters in Sotogrande on Friday.
An ailing Paul Casey slumped to a five-over-par 76 in the first round of the Volvo Masters on Thursday, an effort which could leave the outcome of the European order of merit in the balance.
Padraig Harrington's bid to steal a march on his European money-list rival Paul Casey went awry when the Irishman slumped to a seven-over-par 77 in the opening round of the Mallorca Classic on Thursday.
Padraig Harrington threw his hat into the ring in the race to be European number one after climbing to second place in the Dunhill Links Championship on Saturday.
A closing double-bogey by Paul Casey in Friday's Dunhill Links Championship second round damaged the Briton's chances of clinching the European order of merit title.
Britain's Paul Casey was in Ryder Cup ace-making mood as he fired a spectacular eagle-two in Thursday's Dunhill Links Championship first round to keep his European money-list rivals at bay.
Europe retained the Ryder Cup in emphatic style on Sunday with a dominating singles performance that won the trophy for a record third successive time.
Swedish rookie Henrik Stenson holed a short putt to beat Vaughn Taylor four and three and clinch a record third consecutive Ryder Cup victory for Europe over the United States, at the K Club.
Europe captain Ian Woosnam is banking on Colin Montgomerie, Sergio Garcia and Paul Casey to push his team towards victory in Sunday's Ryder Cup singles.
Inspired by an irrepressible Sergio Garcia and a hole-in-one from Paul Casey, Europe surged into a 10-6 lead over the U.S. on Saturday and need only four points from Sunday's singles to retain the Ryder Cup.
Tiger Woods was in danger of being dropped from a Ryder Cup session for the first time in his career after Europe maintained their stranglehold on the biennial team event on the second day at the K Club.
Britain's Paul Casey jumped 10 places to 17th in the world rankings issued on Monday thanks to his win in the World Match Play Championship.
Britain's Paul Casey pocketed one million pounds ($1.8 million), the richest first prize in golf, after destroying American Shaun Micheel 10 and 8 in the final of the World Match Play at Wentworth on Sunday.
Paul Casey bulldozed his way past a listless Colin Montgomerie at Wentworth on Saturday, crushing his Ryder Cup team-mate 6 and 5 to reach the final on his World Match Play Championship debut.
Sweden's Robert Karlsson and Briton Paul Casey are expected to fill the last two places in a 16-man field spearheaded by Tiger Woods at next month's World Match Play Championship at Wentworth.
Britain's Paul Casey held off a clutch of challengers including home favorite Colin Montgomerie to claim his second European Tour win of the season at Gleneagles on Sunday.
Paul Casey birdied the final hole to move past the Johnnie Walker Championship leader Colin Montgomerie in the third round at Gleneagles on Saturday.
Dane Thomas Bjorn continued his remarkable recovery at Carton House on Saturday to take a share of the lead after the third round of the Irish Open.
Swede Johan Edfors came from four strokes behind to claim the British Masters title on Sunday, his second European Tour win in six events.
Briton Paul Casey, helped by friendly advice from rival Michael Campbell, was poised to win his sixth European Tour title at the British Masters at the Belfry.
Sweden's Henrik Stenson shot a one-under-par 71 on Saturday to hold on to his slender lead heading into the final round of the $1.8 million Asian Open in Shanghai.
Colin Montgomerie sounded a warning after he shot a second round four-under-par 66 to move into contention at the halfway stage of the Hong Kong Open.
South Korean Kang Wook-soon left some of Europe's top players in his wake by carding a six-under 64 for a one-stroke first round lead at the Hong Kong Open.
Steve Webster hit form before his American debut in the USPGA Championship, to share the Johnnie Walker Championship second round lead.
Thursday's first round tee times for the 69th Masters at Augusta National Golf Club (all times GMT): a-amateur
Britons Colin Montgomerie and Paul Casey and Chawalit Plaphol of Thailand share the honours on the third day of the TCL Classic in China.
Sergio Garcia and Miguel Angel Jimenez of Spain came from six strokes behind to take the lead in the WGC World Cup third round.
The experienced Irish pairing of Padraig Harrington and Paul McGinley shared the lead with surprise packets Austria after Thursday's opening World Cup fourballs in Seville.
Europe survived a threatening fightback by the United States to take an 11-5 lead into the final day's singles in the Ryder Cup at Oakland Hills, Michigan.
Padraig Harrington led the way in the German Masters first round as Europe's Ryder Cup players warmed up for next week's clash with the United States.
Tiger Woods got the high winds he was hoping for on Friday, but they failed to carry the world number one up the leaderboard in the second round of the British Open.
Paul Casey and Thomas Levet upstaged the favorites -- despite an Ernie Els hole-in-one -- to lead the British Open after the first round at Royal Troon.
Britain's Simon Khan beat compatriot Paul Casey in a sudden-death playoff for the Wales Open title and his maiden Tour triumph in Newport on Sunday.
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