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TV viewer influences outcome of year's first LPGA major

Leader Lexi Thompson is denied a second major title after a TV viewer cost her a four-stroke penalty with six holes left to play.

Rory McIlroy: Muirfield women saga was 'obscene'

Rory McIlroy brands Muirfield's need for two ballots on women membership as "horrendous" and "obscene."

Column: Johnson playing like he’ll be at No. 1 for a while

Fresh off his victory at Riviera that elevated Dustin Johnson to the top of the world ranking, the question was how he would handle the expectations and attention that come with being No. 1.

Dustin Johnson goes to No. 1 with big win at Riviera

Dustin Johnson’s raw talent and a trophy case that keeps growing allowed him to believe he was the best player in golf.

Jordan Spieth keeps pace with Tiger Woods — for now

Jordan Spieth can’t seem to win a tournament without hearing six words that only raise expectations, if not hyperbole. “The youngest player since Tiger Woods.” Comparisons require context, though it’s still good company to keep.

The stars are out at Riviera

Gone are the days when some of golf’s best players felt the PGA Tour season didn’t really begin until it reached Florida.

Australian Women’s Open: Top players not worried about No 1

Ariya Jutanugarn is resigned to the fact that 2017 couldn’t possibly be better than her breakout year in 2016. A day ahead of the start of the Women’s Australian Open at Royal Adelaide, the 21-year-old Thai golfer also says she’s not putting pressure on herself to overtake Lydia Ko for the No. 1 ranking.

Jordan Spieth keeps pace with Tiger Woods, at least for now

Jordan Spieth can’t seem to win a tournament without hearing six words that only raise expectations, if not hyperbole.

Dustin Johnson topples Jason Day at top of golf's world rankings

Dustin Johnson joined an illustrious list of golfers Monday as he was officially crowned the world's number one-ranked player following victory at the Genesis Open.

What advice would Tiger Woods give to his younger self?

Twenty years ago he sparked an era that would change golf forever, but what advice would Tiger Woods give to his 21-year-old self?

Tiger Woods: Glory and pain

Since turning professional over 20 years ago, Tiger Woods has become a global sporting icon. CNN charts the rise and fall of the 14-time major winner.

McIlroy 'taken aback' by Trump golf fallout

A week after playing golf with US President Donald Trump, Rory McIlroy is still having to defend himself from "blow back."

Rain wipes out afternoon play at Riviera

Wind, rain and the snap of a large tree limb were enough to stop play Friday in the second round of the Genesis Open.

Jordan Spieth: Pebble Beach win is 'bucket list'

Jordan Spieth has nearly ticked off his bucket list and he's only 23, after Pebble Beach win on PGA Tour.

Tiger Woods withdraws from Genesis Open and Honda Classic

His comeback was derailed by back spasms and now Tiger Woods has pulled out of a further two tournaments.

Tiger Woods: Comeback falters in Dubai Desert Classic

Tiger Woods' performance in the Dubai Desert Classic first round suggests his comeback could be a trial.

Jason Day: Losing my father was an opportunity

He lost his father to cancer at 12 and went off the rails during his teenage years, but world No. 1 golfer Jason Day believes everything happens for a reason.

Tiger Woods: US must 'unite'

One of the most famous people in the US, Tiger Woods is urging his compatriots to "unite" during some turbulent times the country has arguably been recently experiencing.

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