Golf News / October 2010

Faldo says Woods faces battle to regain dominance

Sun October 31, 2010, 11:21 AM

Former world number one Nick Faldo said Sunday that Tiger Woods has work to do on his game if he is to dominate golf once again.

Crane wins first PGA Tour event in Southeast Asia

Sun October 31, 2010, 10:32 AM

American Ben Crane held his nerve to win the PGA Tour's first event in Southeast Asia on Sunday, firing a closing 69 to hold off charging Englishman Brian Davis.

Crane closes in on Malaysia victory

Sat October 30, 2010, 04:04 PM

American Ben Crane carded a five under 66 in his third round of the CIMB Asia Pacific Classic Malaysia, handing him a 16-under 197, to snatch a comfortable lead.

Montgomerie wants more Ryder Cup captain's picks

Sat October 30, 2010, 02:10 PM

Europe's victorious Ryder Cup captain Colin Montgomerie said on Saturday he wanted his successor to be given more wildcard picks, to avoid having to leave out world-class players.

Norman says end of Tiger's reign 'good for golf'

Sat October 30, 2010, 11:35 AM

Former world number one Greg Norman said on Saturday the end of Tiger Woods's 281-week run at the top of golf's global rankings was good for the game.

Brilliant Siddikur in top form in Malaysia

Sat October 30, 2010, 09:43 AM

Bangladesh's Siddikur Rahman was in top form in the six million dollar CIMB Asia Pacific Classic in Malaysia, hitting a sizzling six birdies Saturday.

Golfer Montgomerie suffering flashbacks after crash

Sat October 30, 2010, 07:00 AM

Europe's victorious Ryder Cup captain Colin Montgomerie said Saturday he is suffering flashbacks after a serious car crash in Scotland last week.

McDowell leads in Spain as Kaymer struggles on

Fri October 29, 2010, 09:02 PM

Graeme McDowell took full advantage of a collapse by overnight leader Pablo Larrazabal to go top of the leaderboard after two consistent rounds at the Andalucia Masters on Friday.

Pariya, Crane lead in Asia-Pacific Classic

Fri October 29, 2010, 11:17 AM

Thailand's Pariya Junhasavasdikul and American Ben Crane stormed to the top of the leaderboard after the second round of the CIMB Asia-Pacific Classic in steaming hot conditions on Friday.

Montgomerie says Portuguese weather could suit 2018 Ryder

Fri October 29, 2010, 07:17 AM

Victorious Ryder Cup captain Colin Montgomerie said that Portugal's fine weather could suit the event when it comes to Europe in 2018, after heavy rain marred this year's edition.

Kaymer struggles in bid for world number one golf ranking

Thu October 28, 2010, 06:31 PM

Germany's Martin Kaymer got off to a slow start in his bid to become world number one when he hit a one-over-par 72 on the first day at the Andalucia Masters here on Thursday.

Californian Barnes sizzles in Malaysia golf Classic

Thu October 28, 2010, 09:15 AM

Ricky Barnes fired eight birdies in a faultless 63 to lead the CIMB Asia-Pacific Classic on Thursday by a stroke from fellow American Ryan Moore.

Ochoa happy to have quit golf at the top

Wed October 27, 2010, 01:50 PM

Long-time world number one Lorena Ochoa said Wednesday she has no regrets about quitting the LPGA, five months after walking away to start a family, but refuses to rule out a return in future.

Pagunsan leads Mercedes-Benz Masters Indonesia

Wed October 27, 2010, 10:33 AM

Red-hot Juvic Pagunsan took the first-round lead in the Mercedes-Benz Masters Indonesia on Wednesday to make the perfect start in his bid to finish the year ranked number one.

Ricky Fowler revels in golf's 'new young gun' tag

Wed October 27, 2010, 07:58 AM

Rickie Fowler said he was privileged to be considered one of golf's new "young guns" and intends to live up to expectations.

Tim Clark optimistic about S.African golfing future

Wed October 27, 2010, 06:55 AM

Tim Clark believes the future for South African golf is in good hands with the likes of Charl Schwartzel and Louis Oosthuizen, as better opportunities arise for young players.

Golfer Donald admits he needs to start winning

Tue October 26, 2010, 10:05 AM

Luke Donald might have risen to number eight in the world but the Englishman admitted Tuesday he needs to start converting runner-up places into wins if he wants to push any higher.

Golfer Byrd strikes it lucky in Las Vegas

Mon October 25, 2010, 02:47 AM

Jonathan Byrd fired a hole-in-one at the fourth playoff hole to seize victory in the USPGA Shriners Hospital Open in stunning style as darkness closed in.

Golfer Byrd strikes it lucky in Las Vegas

Mon October 25, 2010, 01:32 AM

Jonathan Byrd fired a hole-in-one at the fourth playoff hole to seize victory in the USPGA Shriners Hospital Open in stunning style as darkness closed in.

Laird takes lead in Las Vegas golf

Sun October 24, 2010, 05:01 AM

Defending champion Martin Laird fired an eight-under par 63 to seize a one-shot lead over Jonathan Byrd in the US PGA Tour's Shriners Hospital Open.

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