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Scott McCarron opens three-shot lead in PGA Tour Champions event

Scott McCarron birdied the par-5 18th hole Saturday to take a three-stroke lead in the PGA Tour Champions' Mitsubishi Electric Classic.

Golf looks to a Tiger Boom 2.0

Golf itself stagnated as Woods struggled, his shadow looming in a way that was almost as impactful as his presence had been for the previous decade.

Tiger Woods’ Masters win earns man $1.2m in wager

Reports said the net $1.19 million payout was the largest for a single ticket golf bet in the company's history in the United States.

Father of all comebacks: Tiger earns back his stripes

14 years after his last Augusta title, 11 years after his last Major win, 9 years after public shame; Woods finds his golden touch, gets back the swagger, gives golf a new lifeline and pens sports’ greatest comeback tale.

Tiger Woods wins Masters to end 11-year major drought

Tiger Woods won the Masters for the fifth time on Sunday to land his 15th major title and first since 2008.

Augusta National: Francesco Molinari, Tiger Woods renew majors battle for Green Jacket

Francesco Molinari surged two shots clear at the top of the Masters leaderboard on Saturday to set up another final round showdown with Tiger Woods for a major title.

Augusta National: Roars return as Tiger Woods takes the Masters spotlight 

Tiger Woods brought the roars back to the famed venue with a brilliant four-under-par 68, putting himself on track for a fifth Green Jacket. At six-under-par 138, the American is just one shot off the leaders heading into 'moving day'.

Augusta National: Overlooked Brooks Koepka pops up on Green Jacket radar with 66

Brooks Koepka delivered a bogey-free six-under 66 that was highlighted by a back nine charge featuring four successive birdies to grab a share of the first round lead alongside Bryson DeChambeau.

No women’s Masters in Augusta National’s future, says chairman Fred Ridley

Augusta National, which did not have a woman member until seven years ago, held its first women's tournament last week on the same course that will play host to the men's major.

Malaysian golfer Arie Irawan dies in hotel during tournament

Malaysian golfer Arie Irawan died of "apparent natural causes" on Sunday in his hotel room on the Chinese resort island of Hainan, the PGA tour said in a statement. He was 28.

Commander in Cheat? New book recounts golf misdeeds by Donald Trump

From pulling a fast one on Tiger Woods to exaggerating his handicap, Donald Trump's alleged misdeeds on and around the golf course are the subject of a new book.

Kevin Kisner beats Matt Kuchar in final of WGC-Match Play in Texas

Kevin Kisner shrugged off his bridesmaid's tag by beating Matt Kuchar in the final of the WGC-Dell Technologies Match Play in Texas on Sunday.