Golf Features

A scoreboard at Whistling Straits ahead of the US PGA Championship on August 10, 2015
Review: Day one of US PGA Championship
Sports Mole takes a look at the major talking points of the opening round of the US PGA Championship at Whistling Straits.
Aug 14, 11:25
A scoreboard at Whistling Straits ahead of the US PGA Championship on August 10, 2015
Sports Mole's US PGA Championship preview
Sports Mole looks ahead to the 97th US PGA Championship, which is being played at Whistling Straits on the shoreline of Lake Michigan.
Aug 12, 10:25
Tiger Woods of the US plays during a practice round for he 79th Masters Golf Tournament at Augusta National Golf Club on April 8, 2015
Can Tiger Woods rediscover his best form?
Sports Mole assesses whether 14-time Major winner Tiger Woods can rediscover his best form.
Jul 17, 10:32
The green on the 495 yards par 4, 17th hole 'Road' with the 357 yards par 4, 18th hole 'Tom Morris' behind on the Old Course at St Andrews venue for The Open Championship in 2015, on July 29, 2014 in St Andrews, Scotland
Sports Mole's 2015 Open Championship preview
Sports Mole looks ahead to the 144th Open Championship at St Andrews, where defending champion Rory McIlroy misses out through injury.
Jul 15, 16:50
Rory McIlroy of Northern Ireland waves to fans on the 18th hole during the final round of the 111th U.S. Open at Congressional Country Club on June 19, 2011
On this day: Rory McIlroy wins 2011 US Open
On this day in 2011, a 22-year-old Rory McIlroy secured his first Major title by winning the US Open by eight shots at the Congressional Country Club.
Jun 19, 08:00
Rory McIlroy of Northern Ireland plays a bunker shot during a practice round prior to the start of the 115th U.S. Open Championship at Chambers Bay on June 17, 2015
Sports Mole's 2015 US Open preview
Sports Mole looks ahead to the 115th US Open, which will be played on the links-style course at Chambers Bay.
Jun 18, 12:51
Rory McIlroy of Northern Ireland hits a shot at the 1st hole during the final round of the Masters golf tournament at Augusta National Golf Club on April 10, 2011
On this day: Rory McIlroy throws away Masters lead
Sports Mole looks back at Rory McIlroy's fourth-round collapse at the 2011 Masters, resulting in Charl Schwartzel's win at Augusta.
Apr 10, 08:00
Rory McIlroy of Northern Ireland celebrates holing an eagle putt on the 16th green during the third round of The 143rd Open Championship at Royal Liverpool on July 19, 2014
The Masters 2015: Who can beat Rory McIlroy?
Sports Mole picks out five of the leading contenders that could stop Rory McIlroy winning this year's Masters in Augusta.
Apr 8, 11:36
A general view of the Ryder Cup trophy on a branded plinth during a VIP dinner at Gleneagles on September 23, 2013
Top five greatest Ryder Cups
With the 40th Ryder Cup now underway, Sports Mole looks back at five of the greatest previous editions from the historic biennial event.
Sep 26, 10:48
The 2014 USA Ryder Cup team and captain Tom Watson pose for a photo at Gleneagles ahead of the event on September 23, 2014
Ryder Cup 2014 preview: Team USA
Sports Mole profiles each of the 12 players that make up Tom Watson's USA team for this weekend's Ryder Cup at Gleneagles.
Sep 24, 12:59
The 2014 European Ryder Cup team and captain Paul McGinley pose for a photo at Gleneagles ahead of the event on September 23, 2014
Ryder Cup 2014 preview: Team Europe
Sports Mole provides an in-depth preview on the European Ryder Cup team ahead of this weekend's contest against the USA at Gleneagles.
Sep 24, 11:10
Captain Bernhart Lange, with Darren Clarke and Colin Montgomerie, holds the trophy as the European team celebrates 2004 Ryder Cup award ceremonies in Detroit, Michigan, September 19, 2004
On this day: Bernhard Langer captains Europe to Ryder Cup triumph in Michigan
On this day 10 years ago, Bernhard Langer captains Europe to victory in the Ryder Cup at Oakland Hills Country Club.
Sep 19, 10:09
Rory McIlroy of Northern Ireland waves to the gallery during the first round of The 143rd Open Championship at Royal Liverpool on July 17, 2014
Preview: The US PGA Championship
Sports Mole looks ahead to the 96th US PGA Championship, which is being hosted for the third time at Valhalla.
Aug 7, 10:05
A general view of the Ryder Cup trophy on a branded plinth during a VIP dinner at Gleneagles on September 23, 2013
Ryder Cup standings ahead of US Open
Sports Mole takes a look at the Ryder Cup qualification standings ahead of the US Open, which begins on Thursday.
Jun 12, 11:18
Phil Mickelson of the United States hits a shot from a bunker during a practice round prior to the start of the 114th U.S. Open at Pinehurst Resort & Country Club on June 10, 2014
Preview: The 114th US Open
Sports Mole looks ahead to the second Major of 2014 - the US Open at Pinehurst, North Carolina.
Jun 11, 13:31
Matt Kuchar plays his second shot on the second hole during the final round of the Deutsche Bank Championship at TPC Boston on September 2, 2013
Players Championship: Sports Mole's five tips
Sports Mole picks out five golfers that we believe could be in contention to win this year's Players Championship at Sawgrass.
May 8, 10:04
Bubba Watson plays a shot on 13th hole the during the first round of the Waste Management Phoenix Open at TPC Scottsdale on January 30, 2014
The Masters: Sports Mole's five weekend tips
With The Masters having reached the halfway stage, Sports Mole assesses who could hold their nerve over the weekend to win the first Major of 2014.
Apr 12, 11:02
A detailed shot of the pin flag on the 18th green during the second round of the 2013 Masters at the Augusta National Golf Club on April 12, 2013
The Masters: Sports Mole's five tips
Sports Mole picks out five golfers that we believe could be in contention to win this year's Masters in Augusta.
Apr 9, 11:29
Sam Torrance hoists the Ryder Cup aloft after guiding Europe to victory on September 30, 2002
On this day: Europe end Ryder Cup losing streak
On this day in 1985, Sam Torrance sank the winning putt to give Europe their first Ryder Cup win over the USA for 28 years.
Sep 15, 09:55
Louis Oosthuizen celebrates with the Open trophy on July 18, 2010
On this day: Louis Oosthuizen wins The Open in 2010
On this day in 2010, South Africa's Louis Oosthuizen won the British Open at St Andrew's by seven shots.
Jul 18, 09:54