Golf News / November 2011

Chalmers to chase Australia golf's 'triple crown'

Wed November 30, 2011, 06:00 AM

Greg Chalmers will go after Australian golf's 'triple crown' after being confirmed as a starter in next month's Australian Masters, tournament organisers said on Wednesday.

McIlroy aims for Hong Kong Open success

Tue November 29, 2011, 11:39 AM

World number two Rory McIlroy said Tuesday he had flown into Hong Kong determined to capture a title he has long desired and thereby crown a tumultuous past 12 months.

Golf World Cup sponsor says China 'immature' market

Sun November 27, 2011, 10:24 AM

The future of golf's World Cup was thrown into doubt during Sunday's final round after the title sponsor labelled China "too immature" a market to restore the event to global standing.

Fraser goes two clear in Coolum in Australian PGA

Fri November 25, 2011, 01:36 PM

Former Australian amateur champion Marcus Fraser skipped two shots clear of a strong field after carding a flawless seven-under 65 in the second round of the Australian PGA on Friday.

Kruger, O'Hara share South African Open lead

Thu November 24, 2011, 06:45 PM

Jbe Kruger shared the early field on Thursday with Steven O'Hara after hitting a series of birdies to score seven-under-par 65 in the first round of the South African Open.

Unsung duo lead Australian PGA

Thu November 24, 2011, 10:21 AM

South Korea's Choi Joon-Woo and local hope Steven Bowditch will take a one-shot lead into the second round of the Australian PGA after both fired six-under-par 66s in Coolum on Thursday.

Tiger upbeat about golf form with Cup win

Mon November 21, 2011, 03:54 AM

Tiger Woods believes his game is coming together after a brilliant singles victory that handed the United States their seventh triumph in The Presidents Cup over the Internationals.

South Korea's Park wins first LPGA title

Sun November 20, 2011, 09:22 PM

South Korean Hee Young Park won her first LPGA crown on Sunday, holding off Germany's Sandra Gal to win the season-ending $1.5 million LPGA Titleholders tournament by two strokes.

Tiger Woods clinches The Presidents Cup for US

Sun November 20, 2011, 08:49 AM

Tiger Woods clinched The Presidents Cup for the US team with the winning point over the Internationals in the singles of the teams match play event at Royal Melbourne on Sunday.

Int'l team stay in touch with US at The Presidents Cup

Fri November 18, 2011, 06:38 AM

The Internationals team stayed within two points of defending champions the US after splitting the six fourball matches on a trying second day in The Presidents Cup at Royal Melbourne.

History a long shot for Martin in Alfred Dunhill Championship

Thu November 17, 2011, 05:31 PM

Spanish ace Pablo Martin got off to a rocky start Thursday as he chased a historic hat-trick in the Alfred Dunhill Championship on a blistering day at South Africa's Leopard Creek golf course.

Ex-caddie slams Tiger Woods over affairs

Thu November 17, 2011, 07:30 AM

Controversial caddie Steve Williams has criticised former employer Tiger Woods over his extra-marital affairs in remarks that threaten to cause new tensions between the two.

Norman moves to defuse Tiger Woods-caddie fallout

Wed November 16, 2011, 05:46 AM

Tiger Woods will face Adam Scott in an intriguing match-up at the Presidents Cup two weeks after a racial slur by the Australian's caddie, who used to carry the former world number one's bag.

Tiger Woods talks up Stricker pairing for US

Tue November 15, 2011, 05:48 AM

Tiger Woods said Tuesday he is keen to reunite with Steve Stricker and play another dominant role for the United States in The Presidents Cup at Royal Melbourne this week.

Singapore Open play-off postponed

Sun November 13, 2011, 11:49 AM

A million-dollar playoff at the Barclays Singapore Open was interrupted not once, but twice by thunderstorms and eventually postponed in bizarre scenes on Sunday.

Inkster, Nordqvist tied at Ochoa golf invitational

Sat November 12, 2011, 04:03 AM

American veteran Juli Inkster fired a three-under 69 to share the second-round lead with Sweden's Anna Nordqvist in the $1 million LPGA Lorena Ochoa Invitational tournament.

Adam Scott eyes top spot as Tiger Woods flounders

Wed November 09, 2011, 03:58 PM

Adam Scott said Wednesday he can claim the world number one spot over the next year with the field levelled by Tiger Woods' slide down the rankings after a two-year failure to win a tournament.

Tiger Woods getting his groove back

Mon November 07, 2011, 07:11 AM

Former world number one Tiger Woods on Monday said he was starting to enjoy golf again after a spate of injuries, with a strict training regime helping him regain his speed and distance.

Tiger Woods' former caddy in racist outburst

Sat November 05, 2011, 12:54 PM

The golfing world was reeling on Saturday after outspoken caddy Steve Williams made a racist remark about his former boss Tiger Woods at an awards dinner.

Golfer McIlroy says no animosity with ex-manager

Wed November 02, 2011, 01:26 PM

US Open champion Rory McIlroy says he remains "very close" to Andrew "Chubby" Chandler, the manager he surprisingly dropped last month after a four year association.

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