Golf

Up-and-down round for McIlroy

28 November 2014 11.17am.

Rory McIlroy found consistency to be a fleeting commodity during a roller-coaster second round at the Australian Open but will still go into the weekend just one shot off leader Greg Chalmers in Sydney.

Jet lagged McIlroy eager to improve

27 November 2014 9.02am.

Rory McIlroy got the defence of his Australian Open title under way with a two-under-par 69 that leaves him just two shots behind first round leader Jordan Spieth.

SPOTY contenders announced

24 November 2014 9.02pm.

Rory McIlroy is a strong favourite to round off the most successful spell of his career with the BBC Sports Personality of the Year award after being confirmed among the 10 shortlisted contenders on Monday.

  • McIlroy looking for Sydney repeat

    24 November 2014 4.01pm.

    Rory McIlroy will look to successfully defend the title which kickstarted his resurgence at this week's Australian Open in Sydney.

  • McIlroy: I did not play well enough

    24 November 2014 7.46am.

    Rory McIlroy admitted he did not play well enough to win the DP World Tour Championship in Dubai, but predicted that could mean more misery for his rivals next year.

  • Stenson thinking big after win

    23 November 2014 2.01pm.

    Sweden's Henrik Stenson set his sights on an elusive major championship after successfully defending a title for the first time in his career following a thrilling finish to the DP World Tour Championship.

  • Stenson defence remains on track

    22 November 2014 3.02pm.

    Defending champion Henrik Stenson remained on course to achieve a personal milestone worth more than £1.3million as Rory McIlroy suffered a nightmare two-hole spell in the DP World Tour Championship in Dubai.

  • Laing goes low to stake China claim

    22 November 2014 1.01pm.

    Scotland's Vikki Laing carded the lowest score of the week to lie just one shot off the lead heading into the final round of the Xiamen Open in China.

  • Stenson sets pace in Dubai

    21 November 2014 3.17pm.

    Defending champion Henrik Stenson felt like he had "hit the wall" at the end of a long season, but still managed to claim the halfway lead in the DP World Tour Championship in Dubai.

  • McIlroy makes flying start in Dubai

    20 November 2014 3.17pm.

    Rory McIlroy could not contain his excitement at getting back into competitive action after a six-week lay-off, although his competitors probably did not feel the same way as he claimed a share of the lead in the DP World Tour Championship.

  • Lawrie invokes Hunter’s inspiration for one last charge

    19 November 2014 10.30pm.

    Paul Lawrie knows that he’s running out time in his career, but he’s using the spirit and inspiration of his late mentor for one last charge.

  • Poulter looking to rescue season

    19 November 2014 9.02am.

    Ian Poulter will look to salvage his season with a first victory for two years in the DP World Tour Championship, a win which would be worth almost as much in lost pride as money.

  • McIlroy has Masters on his mind

    18 November 2014 11.02am.

    World number one Rory McIlroy admits he is annoyed to still be spending time on legal battles rather than the golf course, but insists it will have no impact on his bid to complete the career grand slam.

  • Paul Lawrie makes sure Aberdeen keeps its place on European Tour

    15 November 2014 9.24am.

    It took so long for the European Tour to reach Aberdeen that Paul Lawrie has started his own tournament to make sure it stayed.

  • Lawrie hosts new tournament

    14 November 2014 4.16pm.

    Former Open champion Paul Lawrie is to host a new match play tournament which will feature on the European Tour for the next three years, it was announced on Friday.

  • Watson thrilled with victory

    9 November 2014 10.46am.

    Bubba Watson defeated Tim Clark on the first play-off hole to win the WGC-HSBC Champions on Sunday after an extraordinary finish to the £5.4million event in Shanghai.

  • McDowell relishing China challenge

    8 November 2014 10.46am.

    Graeme McDowell insisted he was relishing the challenge after his domination of the WGC-HSBC Champions came under serious threat in Shanghai.

  • Tourism chief claims Ryder Cup could return to Scotland by 2026

    8 November 2014 9.21am.

    Scotland could bid for another Ryder Cup as early as 2026 due to the success of this year’s event at Gleneagles, according to the country’s tourism chief.

  • Future of Scottish Open secured

    7 November 2014 3.17pm.

    The future of the Aberdeen Asset Management Scottish Open has been secured until 2020 thanks to extended commitments from the title sponsor and Scottish Government.

  • Davies in contention in Japan

    7 November 2014 10.01am.

    Laura Davies carded a four-under-par 68 to lie just one shot off the lead after the first round of the Mizuno Classic in Japan on Friday.

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