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United States team captain Tom Watson smiles from the 1st tee during the Morning Fourballs of the 2014 Ryder Cup on September 27, 2014
Tom Watson picks Rory McIlroy to win Masters
Tom Watson believes that Rory McIlroy will become the first European to win The Masters in 17 years this week at Augusta.
Apr 6, 19:41
Soren Kjeldsen of Denmark on the 18th green during the Third Round of the Dubai Duty Free Irish Open Hosted by the Rory Foundation at Royal County Down Golf Club on May 30, 2015
Soren Kjeldsen leads after day two at KLM Open
Soren Kjeldsen holds a one-shot lead after day two of the KLM Open in Zandvoort.
Sep 11, 18:30
Tom Watson waves to the crowd as he plays his last ever hole in The Open at St Andrews on July 17, 2015
Tom Watson: Final round at The Open "very special"
American golfer Tom Watson says that his final round at The Open was "very special", despite his finishing at the bottom of the leaderboard.
Jul 17, 22:34
Dustin Johnson of the United States tees of on the 13th hole during the second round of the 144th Open Championship at The Old Course on July 17, 2015
Play suspended as Dustin Johnson extends lead at The Open
Dustin Johnson leads on 10-under-par but is yet to finish his second round as fading light suspends play at The Open.
Jul 17, 22:18
United States team captain Tom Watson smiles from the 1st tee during the Morning Fourballs of the 2014 Ryder Cup on September 27, 2014
Tom Watson "stunk up the joint" in first Open round at St Andrews
Five-time Open champion Tom Watson says that he "stunk up the joint" with his four-over-par first round of 76 at St Andrews.
Jul 16, 16:26
United States team captain Tom Watson smiles from the 1st tee during the Morning Fourballs of the 2014 Ryder Cup on September 27, 2014
Tom Watson: 'I want to be successful in final Open'
Tom Watson says that he hopes to "compete against these kids" at his final Open appearance in St Andrews this summer.
Jun 9, 01:17
German golfer Bernhard Langer waits on the tee during a practice round for the Masters at Augusta on April 6, 2010
Bernhard Langer preparing for final appearance at Open Championship
Bernhard Langer reveals that he will make his final appearance at the Open Championship later this year.
May 14, 02:07
Ian Poulter of Europe celebrates chipping in on the 15th hole during the Morning Fourballs of the 2014 Ryder Cup on the PGA Centenary course at Gleneagles on September 27, 2014
Ian Poulter, Ted Bishop reignite feud over 'overrated' poll
Ian Poulter and former PGA of America president Ted Bishop clash again on Twitter regarding a recent poll that labelled the English golfer and Rickie Fowler 'overrated'.
May 11, 08:12
Sir Nick Faldo of England lines up a putt during the Par 3 Contest prior to the start of the 2015 Masters Tournament at Augusta National Golf Club on April 8, 2015
Nick Faldo to play last Open at St Andrew's
Three-time champion Sir Nick Faldo reveals that he will take part in his final Open Championship later this year.
Apr 20, 18:41
Jordan Spieth wears his green jacket after winning The Masters on April 12, 2015
Jack Nicklaus: 'Youngsters like Jordan Spieth will take over golf'
Jack Nicklaus says that it is a good time for young players, such as Masters champion Jordan Spieth, to "take over" the game of golf.
Apr 13, 23:16
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Tom Watson leaves hospital after fall at Cheltenham Festival
Amateur jockey Tom Watson is released from hospital after puncturing both his lungs in a fall at the Cheltenham Festival last week.
Mar 18, 13:10
Davis Love III plays his second shot on the 15th hole during the second round of the Sony Open In Hawaii at Waialae Country Club on January 16, 2015
Phil Mickelson: Davis Love III the "perfect fit" for 2016 Ryder Cup captaincy
Five-time Major champion Phil Mickelson feels that Davis Love III is the "perfect fit" to captain the USA at the 2016 Ryder Cup at Hazeltine.
Feb 25, 09:18
Davis Love III plays his second shot on the 15th hole during the second round of the Sony Open In Hawaii at Waialae Country Club on January 16, 2015
Report: Davis Love III to be named US Ryder Cup captain
The PGA of America will announce Davis Love III as the 2016 Ryder Cup captain, according to reports.
Feb 24, 05:29
Ian Poulter of Europe lines up a putt on the 13th green during the Morning Fourballs of the 2014 Ryder Cup on the PGA Centenary course at Gleneagles on September 26, 2014
PGA of America sacks Ted Bishop over Ian Poulter 'little girl' comments
Ted Bishop is sacked as PGA of America president in the wake of his Ian Poulter comments.
Oct 25, 08:18
Ian Poulter of Europe celebrates chipping in on the 15th hole during the Morning Fourballs of the 2014 Ryder Cup on the PGA Centenary course at Gleneagles on September 27, 2014
Ian Poulter "shocked" by 'little girl' blast from PGA president Ted Bishop
Ian Poulter admits that he is "shocked" after the PGA of America president Ted Bishop described him as a 'little girl' for criticising Nick Faldo and Tom Watson in his book.
Oct 24, 10:02
Jack Nicklaus of the USA chips out of the sand bunker during the US Masters Golf Tournament on April 12, 1986 at the Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, Georgia, USA
Jack Nicklaus: 'Europe were just better'
Jack Nicklaus jumps to the defence of USA captain Tom Watson and insists that Europe were 'the better side' at the Ryder Cup.
Oct 18, 16:23
Graeme McDowell of Europe walks to the 1st tee during the Singles Matches of the 2014 Ryder Cup on the PGA Centenary course at Gleneagles on September 28, 2014
Graeme McDowell predicts "epic" 2016 Ryder Cup
Graeme McDowell predicts an "epic" Ryder Cup in 2016 amid the continued fallout from the 40th tournament at Gleneagles last month.
Oct 14, 20:28
United States team captain Tom Watson smiles from the 1st tee during the Morning Fourballs of the 2014 Ryder Cup on September 27, 2014
Hal Sutton: 'Tom Watson should not take blame for Ryder Cup defeat'
Hal Sutton believes that the blame has been unfairly placed at Tom Watson's door following the USA's defeat in the Ryder Cup.
Oct 10, 22:11
United States team captain Tom Watson smiles from the 1st tee during the Morning Fourballs of the 2014 Ryder Cup on September 27, 2014
Tom Watson takes "full responsibility" for USA Ryder Cup loss
USA Ryder Cup captain Tom Watson admits "full responsibility" for his side's defeat to Europe at Gleneagles.
Oct 5, 08:02
USA team captain Paul Azinger celebrates with the Ryder Cup after his team's 16.5-11.5 victory on the final day of the 2008 Ryder Cup at Valhalla Golf Club on September 21, 2008
Paul Azinger 'would captain' USA Ryder Cup team again
Previous winner Paul Azinger reveals that he would return to captain the USA Ryder Cup team in 2016.
Sep 30, 11:19
Rickie Fowler of the United States looks on from the rough during the Morning Fourballs of the 2014 Ryder Cup on the PGA Centenary course at Gleneagles on September 26, 2014
Rickie Fowler, Bubba Watson pose shirtless in kilts after Ryder Cup defeat
Rickie Fowler and Bubba Watson react to the USA's Ryder Cup defeat to Europe by wearing kilts and wigs in Scotland.
Sep 29, 10:45
Phil Mickelson of the United States plays from a bunker on the 9th hole during the Morning Fourballs of the 2014 Ryder Cup on the PGA Centenary course at Gleneagles on September 26, 2014
Colin Montgomerie hits out at Phil Mickelson's 'criticism' of Tom Watson
Colin Montgomerie criticises Phil Mickelson's apparent dig at Team USA captain Tom Watson following his nation's third Ryder Cup defeat in a row.
Sep 29, 06:23
United States team captain Tom Watson smiles from the 1st tee during the Morning Fourballs of the 2014 Ryder Cup on September 27, 2014
Tom Watson ignores criticism of Ryder Cup approach
USA captain Tom Watson defends his tactics at the Ryder Cup following the defeat to Europe at Gleneagles.
Sep 28, 21:03
Phil Mickelson of the United States putts on the 1st hole during the Singles Matches of the 2014 Ryder Cup on the PGA Centenary course at Gleneagles on September 28, 2014
Phil Mickelson questions USA approach to Ryder Cup
Phil Mickelson claims that the USA have strayed from a winning formula since Paul Azinger captained the team to Ryder Cup success in 2008.
Sep 28, 20:19
Team Europe captain Paul McGinley poses with the Ryder Cup ahead of the contest against the USA at Gleneagles on September 23, 2014
Paul McGinley thanks "unbelievable" Europe supporters
Captain Paul McGinley says that he is honoured to be 'forever linked in history' with Tom Watson following Europe's triumph at Gleneagles.
Sep 28, 18:53
Graeme McDowell of Europe celebrates victory on the 17th hole during the Singles Matches of the 2014 Ryder Cup at Gleneagles on September 28, 2014
Live Coverage: Ryder Cup 2014 - Day three singles - as it happened
Relive the final day of the 40th Ryder Cup at Gleneagles, where Europe won the biennial contest against USA for the third consecutive time.
Sep 28, 11:00
United States team captain Tom Watson smiles from the 1st tee during the Morning Fourballs of the 2014 Ryder Cup on September 27, 2014
Tom Watson: 'Ryder Cup is not over yet'
USA captain Tom Watson praises Europe for their "great" showing on day two of the Ryder Cup, but reiterates that his side can still bounce back to take the crown.
Sep 27, 21:16
Rory McIlroy and Sergio Garcia of Europe share a joke at the 5th tee during the Afternoon Foursomes of the 2014 Ryder Cup on the PGA Centenary course at Gleneagles on September 27, 2014
Live Coverage: Ryder Cup 2014 - Day two foursomes - as it happened
Find out how Europe again dominated the afternoon foursome session at the Ryder Cup to go 10-6 in front going into the final day at Gleneagles.
Sep 27, 13:36
Patrick Reed and Jordan Spieth of the United States look on from the 4th green during the Morning Fourballs of the 2014 Ryder Cup on the PGA Centenary course at Gleneagles on September 27, 2014
Patrick Reed: "Pretty easy" to play with Jordan Spieth
Patrick Reed praises the display of his fourball partner Jordan Spieth during their victory over Thomas Bjorn and Martin Kaymer.
Sep 27, 12:34
USA trio Patrick Reed, captain Tom Watson and Jordan Spieth look on from the 1st tee during the Morning Fourballs of the 2014 Ryder Cup on the PGA Centenary course at Gleneagles on September 26, 2014
USA captain Tom Watson: 'Plenty of time left at Ryder Cup'
USA captain Tom Watson stresses that there is still plenty of time for his players to fight back after a disappointing day one of the 40th Ryder Cup.
Sep 27, 08:10
Justin Rose of Europe celebrates his putt to win the 8th hole during the Morning Fourballs of the 2014 Ryder Cup on the PGA Centenary course at Gleneagles on September 27, 2014
Live Coverage: Ryder Cup - Day two fourballs - as it happened
Sports Mole brings you live coverage of the fourballs session on day two of the 2014 Ryder Cup at Gleneagles.
Sep 27, 07:00
Paul McGinley announces his captain's picks for the 2014 European Ryder Cup team at Wentworth on September 2, 2014
Europe captain Paul McGinley: 'We need to keep momentum after taking 5-3 lead'
Europe Ryder Cup captain Paul McGinley hopes that his team can keep their momentum after ending day one at Gleneagles with a 5-3 lead over the USA.
Sep 26, 18:58
USA trio Patrick Reed, captain Tom Watson and Jordan Spieth look on from the 1st tee during the Morning Fourballs of the 2014 Ryder Cup on the PGA Centenary course at Gleneagles on September 26, 2014
USA captain Tom Watson: 'Jordan Spieth, Patrick Reid upset at being dropped'
USA captain Tom Watson reveals that Jordan Spieth and Patrick Reed were "upset" when they were dropped for this afternoon's Ryder Cup foursomes.
Sep 26, 16:07
Justin Rose of Europe celebrates a putt on the 6th hole during the Afternoon Foursomes of the 2014 Ryder Cup on the PGA Centenary course at Gleneagles on September 26, 2014
Live Coverage: Ryder Cup 2014 - Day one foursomes - as it happened
Live text coverage of the first foursome session at the 40th Ryder Cup, courtesy of Sports Mole.
Sep 26, 13:23
Phil Mickelson of the United States plays from a bunker on the 9th hole during the Morning Fourballs of the 2014 Ryder Cup on the PGA Centenary course at Gleneagles on September 26, 2014
Live Coverage: Ryder Cup 2014 - Day one fourballs - as it happened
Recap the opening fourball session at the 40th Ryder Cup at Gleneagles, with USA coming out on top 2.5-1.5 for an early lead.
Sep 26, 07:00
Jordan Spieth plays a shot from the bunker on April 03, 2014.
Rookie Jordan Spieth confident ahead of Ian Poulter, Stephen Gallacher matchup
USA Ryder Cup rookie Jordan Spieth talks up his chances of causing an upset against Ian Poulter and Stephen Gallacher at Gleneagles.
Sep 26, 03:45
Team USA captain Tom Watson poses with the Ryder Cup ahead of the contest against Europe at Gleneagles on September 23, 2014
USA captain Tom Watson: 'Rookies will benefit from Ryder Cup fourballs'
USA Ryder Cup captain Tom Watson believes that tomorrow's fourballs at Gleneagles will give his three rookies a chance to "get their feet wet".
Sep 25, 17:57
Team Europe captain Paul McGinley poses with the Ryder Cup ahead of the contest against the USA at Gleneagles on September 23, 2014
Europe's Paul McGinley 'not concerned' by USA team
Europe captain Paul McGinley says that he is 'not concerned' about Team USA's preparations ahead of tomorrow's Ryder Cup fourballs.
Sep 25, 17:38
A general view of the Ryder Cup trophy on a branded plinth during a VIP dinner at Gleneagles on September 23, 2013
Live Commentary: 2014 Ryder Cup Opening Ceremony
Sports Mole brings you live coverage of the Opening Ceremony of the 2014 Ryder Cup at Gleneagles.
Sep 25, 15:30
Webb Simpson in action during round one of the World Golf Championships on August 1, 2013
Webb Simpson 'honoured' by Tom Watson selection
Team USA's Webb Simpson believes that he can handle the pressure that the Ryder Cup brings to secure the trophy for his side.
Sep 25, 14:10