McIlroy clinches his first Open Championship and third major with a two-shot victory over Garcia & Fowler.
McIlroy completed a wire-to-wire victory in the British Open to capture the third leg of career Grand Slam.
Woods is competing in only his second tournament since undergoing back surgery in March.
McIlroy poised to win his third Major after taking a comfortable six-shot lead over Fowler.
Fowler threatened McIlory’s lead but Rory rolled in a 35-foot birdie at the 14th and an eagle at the 16th.
Coetzee climbed within one shot of leader McIlroy with a 3-under 69 at Royal Liverpool.
Playing the back nine in 4-under 33, Woods finished with a 69, that put him in the midst of a bunch of red numbers.
Tiger Woods will be making his second competitive appearance in four months at this week’s British Open.
Tied 23rd in a Major is step forward and the next step is to try and get myself more often into Majors.
The 29-year-old from Dusseldorf became the first German to win the U.S. Open.
I feel like I’ve played rock solid golf the last two days with a good chance to finish in the top 10.
Among the early starters, Lindheim was the only player under par after reaching the turn in one-under 34.
Shiv Kapur says that he got a lot of positives from his debut and feels he would move up the leaderboard.
The 29-year-old German extends U.S. Open lead to six shots.
Pinehurst is a great course and has hosted the US Open twice.
Mickelson grounds out even-par 70 in opening round at Pinehurst Resort to finish two strokes off early pace.
The 43-year-old golfer is involved in a federal insider trading investigation ahead of the 114th US Open.
Woods has not set a timetable for his likely return and could possibly also miss the July 17-20 British Open.
For 32-year-old Shiv Kapur, it took close to a decade to fullfill one of his major goals — qualifying for the US Open.
Jimenez extended his own record as the oldest European Tour winner at 50 years and 133 days old.
Kaymer has not won a tournament since the Nedbank Golf Challenge in South Africa at the end of 2012.
Kaymer, who tied the course record with nine-under-par 63 on Thursday, followed up with a 69 to post a 12-under total of 132.
American golfer, who had brain surgery in 2011, wins the Wells Fargo championships — his first title since 2008.
Lahiri, who started the day in second place and began well by firing three successive birdies starting from the second hole.
American wins second title at Augusta in three years by three strokes; Spieth, 20, finishes tied second with Blixt.
In 2012, Watson won at Augusta in a sudden-death playoff against Louis Oosthuizen.
Watson mixed five birdies with two bogeys to card a three-under-par 69 on a warm but mainly overcast afternoon.
Spieth, who last year became youngest PGA tour winner since the Depression at age 19, shot a 2-under 70 to share lead with Watson.
American hits 6-under on front nine matching lowest ever at Masters before his form tapers off after the turn.
The Delhi duo of Gulfam and Kapil Kumar along with Noida’s Amardip Sinh Malik and Sri Lankan Mithun Perera are joint sixth at four-under-104.
Champion from two years ago, American is the big gainer early on Day Two with 4-under 68.
Blixt took only 11 putts on the way to an outward nine of 33, three under.
As many as 11 golfers, including Anirban Lahiri and Rahil Gangjee ended the day in tied eighth.
Kevin Stadler made it all possible when he won his maiden PGA Tour title at the Phoenix Open in February.
“The game plan is to play four good rounds,” Kuchar told PGATour.com after signing for a 15-under 201 total.
Four-time Masters winner Woods, stuck on 14 majors, had back surgery for a pinched nerve on Monday.