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Rory McIlroy pictured at the Masters on April 8, 2021
Rory McIlroy urged to cut out "cancer" in efforts to claim more titles
The 32-year-old has four major titles to his name.
Jun 1, 18:45
Phil Mickelson celebrates after winning the US PGA Championship on May 24, 2021
Tom Watson: 'Phil Mickelson is a force to be reckoned with'
The American claimed the US PGA title at the age of 50 last month.
Jun 1, 17:14
Phil Mickelson celebrates winning the Masters in 2006
Phil Mickelson remains on course to become the oldest winner in major history
Phil Mickelson and Brooks Koepka traded blows as the momentum swung back and fourth in the US PGA Championship.
May 23, 23:11
Phil Mickelson in action on March 29, 2019
Phil Mickelson determined to seize opportunity to make major history
The 50-year-old American holds a one-shot lead heading into the final round and can become the oldest winner in major history.
May 23, 18:31
A general golf shot from the 2016 British Open at Royal Troon
Donald Trump-owned Turnberry will not stage Open in near future
Donald Trump National in Bedminster was on Sunday stripped of next year's US PGA Championship.
Jan 11, 15:25
Don't Rock The Boat hosts AJ Odudu and Freddie Flintoff
In Pictures: Meet the celebrity contestants on Don't Rock The Boat
Take a look at the 12 celebrities competing in ITV's new rowing endurance challenge Don't Rock The Boat.
Oct 27, 21:34
Shaun Wallace, aka The Dark Destroyer, on The Chase
Full celebrity lineup for Don't Rock The Boat revealed
The 12 celebrities taking part in ITV's new rowing series Don't Rock The Boat are revealed.
Aug 13, 16:18
Tiger Woods gets the green jacket after winning the Masters in 1997
Top 10 performances in golf's major championships
Golfing greats such as Jack Nicklaus and Tiger Woods have produced some of the greatest displays at major championships.
Apr 23, 13:57
Max Verstappen pictured on July 11, 2019
In Pictures: Max Verstappen, Dani Ceballos, Ryan Shawcross
Egan Bernal joins England's cricketers and some Premier League newcomers in the best shots of the weekend.
Jul 29, 09:41
Brooks Koepka celebrates winning the US PGA Championship on May 19, 2019
Brooks Koepka: 'Lack of recognition is baffling'
The American is bidding for a third straight US Open title at Pebble Beach.
Jun 11, 20:42
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
A general view of a silhouetted horse
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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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

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CountryGold medalSilver MedalBronze MedalT
United StatesUnited States20241660
Olympics flagOlympic Athletes from Russia12191344
Great BritainGreat Britain10101232
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Monday's key events

· There are no Brits in the women's 100m hurdles final, but Puerto Rico's Jasmine Camacho-Quinn, fresh from breaking the Olympic record in the semis, will hope to pip world record holder Kendra Harrison to gold (3.50am)
· The women's 5000m final also has no Team GB representation, but two-time world champion Hellen Obiri of Kenya will be looking to add an Olympic gold to her list of honours (1.40pm)

· The women's skiff 49er FX (6.33am) and men's skiff 49er (7.33am) come to their conclusion, with Team GB involved in both medal races

· A place in the women's gold medal match is up for grabs, starting with an all-North American semi-final between United States and Canada (9am)
· Australia, who edged past Team GB's in a seven-goal quarter-final thriller, take on Sweden in the second semi-final (12pm)

· The track cycling schedule gets underway, with Team GB holding a particular interest in the team pursuit qualifying. Laura Kenny is part of the women's team (7.54am), while the men's team includes Ed Clancy (9.02am)

· The Gadirova twins Jessica and Jennifer will both take part in the women's floor final as they look to add to their team bronze (9.57am)

· Newly-crowned European champion Emily Campbell flies the flag for Great Britain in the women's +87kg, but faces stiff competition for medals from China's Li Wenwen and New Zealand's Laurel Hubbard (11.50am)

· The women's hockey quarter-finals begin, with Team GB last up against Spain (1pm)

> Today's schedule in full
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