Golf Update

A hench Rory McIlroy in action during the first round of The Masters on April 7, 2016
Rory McIlroy eight shots behind after first round of Wells Fargo Championship
Rory McIlroy sits eight shots off the top of the Wells Fargo Championship leaderboard following a one-over-par 73 first round.
09:32
Brian Stuard lines up a putt on the 16th hole during the first round of the Zurich Classic of New Orleans at TPC Louisiana on April 28, 2016
Bad weather pushes Zurich Classic of New Orleans into fifth day
Brian Stuard and Jhonattan Vegas share the lead at the Zurich Classic of New Orleans, which is pushed into a fifth day due to storms.
May 2, 09:15
Felipe Aguilar of Chile hits his tee-shot on the fifth hole on day two of The Championship at Laguna National held at Laguna National Golf & Country Club on May 2, 2014
Felipe Aguilar, Lucas Bjerregaard in charge at China Open
Felipe Aguilar and Lucas Bjerregaard move two clear of the field after the third round of the Volvo China Open in Beijing.
Apr 30, 10:42
Justin Rose on day two of the BMW PGA Championship on May 22, 2015
Jamie Lovemark, Jhonattan Vegas lead as bad light suspends play in New Orleans
Bad light puts a stop to the second round of the Zurich Classic of New Orleans, with Jamie Lovemark and Jhonattan Vegas in a share of the lead.
Apr 30, 09:26
Brian Stuard lines up a putt on the 16th hole during the first round of the Zurich Classic of New Orleans at TPC Louisiana on April 28, 2016
Brian Stuard takes lead on opening day of Zurich Classic of New Orleans
Brian Stuard takes a one-shot lead in a weather-disrupted opening round of the Zurich Classic of New Orleans.
Apr 29, 09:17
Hennie Otto of South Africa plays a shot during the first round of the Volvo China Open golf tournament in Beijing on April 28, 2016
South Africa's Hennie Otto leads the way at Volvo China Open
A bogey-free round from Hennie Otto sees the South African take a two-shot lead at the Volvo China Open.
Apr 28, 12:28
Lee Slattery of England thanks the crowd after finishing his round on the eighteenth hole on day three of the M2M Russian Open at Skolkovo Golf Club on September 5, 2015
Monday finish at Shenzhen International
England's Lee Slattery shares the lead with two other players as bad weather pushes the Shenzhen International into a fifth day.
Apr 24, 15:52
Soomin Lee in action during round three of the Shenzhen International on April 23, 2016
Soomin Lee still in control at rain-interrupted Shenzhen International
Korea's Soomin Lee remains the man to catch in the weather-disrupted Shenzhen International despite some spectacular scoring from England's Callum Shinkwin.
Apr 23, 19:20
Brendan Steele tees off on the 18th hole during the first round of the Valero Texas Open at TPC San Antonio AT&T Oaks Course on April 21, 2016
Brendan Steele builds lead at Valero Texas Open
Brendan Steele leads by three shots at the halfway stage of the Valero Texas Open in San Antonio.
Apr 23, 09:12
Soomin Lee of Korea plays a shot during the second round of the Shenzhen International at Genzon Golf Club on April 22, 2016
Soomin Lee in control at Shenzhen International before play suspended
Soomin Lee holds a three-shot lead at the Shenzhen International but the second round will not finish until Saturday after bad weather in China.
Apr 22, 13:09
Brendan Steele tees off on the 18th hole during the first round of the Valero Texas Open at TPC San Antonio AT&T Oaks Course on April 21, 2016
Brendan Steele leads way in Texas on rain-affected opening day
A rain-affected opening day at the Valeros Open ends with Brendan Steele well on top in Texas as he goes in search of a second PGA Tour victory.
Apr 22, 09:11
Paul Lawrie in action during the third round of the Commercial Bank Qatar Masters at the Doha Golf Club on January 29, 2016
Alexander Levy, Lee Soomin earn share of lead in Shenzhen
Alexander Levy and Lee Soomin shoot opening-round 66s in Shenzhen to earn a share of the lead.
Apr 21, 17:12
Luke Donald tees off on the second hole during the first round of the 2016 RBC Heritage at Harbour Town Golf Links on April 14, 2016
Luke Donald leads RBC Heritage as Jason Day slumps out of contention
Luke Donald moves into a one-shot lead ahead of the final round of the RBC Heritage as world number one Jason Day slumps down the leaderboard in round three.
Apr 17, 13:21
Jason Day in action during the first round of The Masters on April 7, 2016
Jason Day in share of lead at tight RBC Heritage
Jason Day is one of three players in a tie for the lead after the second round of the RBC Heritage in South Carolina.
Apr 16, 09:49
Luke Donald tees off on the second hole during the first round of the 2016 RBC Heritage at Harbour Town Golf Links on April 14, 2016
Luke Donald, Branden Grace share first-round lead in RBC Heritage
Luke Donald and Branden Grace share the RBC Heritage lead after the first round, while world number one Jason Day is one shot off the pace.
Apr 15, 10:02
Alexander Levy in action during round two of the 2014 Volvo China Open on April 25, 2014
Alexander Levy takes early lead at Open de Espana
Alexander Levy takes a slender lead into day two of the Open de Espana.
Apr 14, 23:01
Rory McIlroy and Jordan Spieth in action during round three of The Masters on April 9, 2016
Late third-round stumble from Jordan Spieth throws Masters wide open
Jordan Spieth plays the last two holes of his third round in three-over-par to blow the 80th Masters wide open heading in to the final round at Augusta.
Apr 10, 13:26
Rory McIlroy squats to line up a shot during the first round of The Masters on April 7, 2016
Jordan Spieth, Rory McIlroy in final Masters group on Saturday
Jordan Spieth and Rory McIlroy are separated by just a shot at the top of the leaderboard and will be the final pairing in round three of The Masters at Augusta.
Apr 9, 09:42
Jordan Spieth in action during the first round of The Masters on April 7, 2016
Jordan Spieth leads Masters, Rory McIlroy four shots behind after first round
Defending Masters champion Jordan Spieth takes a two-shot lead following a six-under 66 at Augusta, while Rory McIlroy is four shots off the pace after the first round.
Apr 8, 09:18
Rickie Fowler in action during the first round of The Masters on April 7, 2016
Rickie Fowler leaves Masters hopes in tatters following first-round 80
Rickie Fowler's hopes of winning The Masters dwindle as he shoots an eight-over-par 80 in the first round at Augusta National.
Apr 7, 22:08
Jordan Spieth in action during the first round of The Masters on April 7, 2016
Reigning Masters champion Jordan Spieth kicks off defence with six-under-par 66
Reigning Masters champion Jordan Spieth storms to a six-under-par 66 in the opening round at Augusta National.
Apr 7, 21:20
Jimmy Walker in action at The Masters' Par 3 contest on April 6, 2016
Hole-in-one record smashed as Jimmy Walker wins Masters Par 3 contest
Jimmy Walker sets a new low score for the Masters Par 3 contest as a record nine holes-in-one pour in at Augusta.
Apr 6, 23:05
Charley Hoffman hits his tee shot on the second hole during the second round of the Shell Houston Open on April 1, 2016
Charley Hoffman maintains lead in Shell Houston Open
Charley Hoffman consolidates his one-shot lead at the top of the Shell Houston Open leaderboard after the second round in Texas.
Apr 2, 09:30
Jordan Spieth in action during the final round of Crowne Plaza Invitational on May 24, 2015
Charley Hoffman leads Houston Open, Jordan Spieth three shots off top
Charley Hoffman has a one-shot lead at the Shell Houston Open, while Jordan Spieth is three shots off the pace after the first round.
Apr 1, 09:27
Jason Day celebrates after defeating Rory McIlroy in the semi-finals of the World Golf Championship-Dell Match Play on March 27, 2016
Jason Day, Louis Oosthuizen in WGC-Dell Match Play final as Rory McIlroy run ends
Soon-to-be world number one Jason Day edges out Rory McIlroy 1 Up to set up a final against Louis Oosthuizen at the World Golf Championship-Dell Match Play.
Mar 27, 19:38
Kevin Na plays his tee shot on the 18th hole in his match with Rory McIlroy during the third round of the 2016 World Golf Championships Dell Match Play on March 25, 2016
Rory McIlroy survives playoff to reach WGC-Dell Match Play last 16
Defending champion Rory McIlroy ousts Kevin Na at the second extra hole to book his place in the last 16 of the World Golf Championship-Dell Match Play in Texas.
Mar 26, 09:44
Rory McIlroy in action at the Northern Trust Open on February 18, 2016
Jordan Spieth, Jason Day, Rory McIlroy all start with WGC-Dell Match Play wins
Jordan Spieth, Jason Day and Rory McIlroy all start their World Golf Championship-Dell Match Play campaigns with wins at Austin Country Club.
Mar 24, 09:33
S.S.P Chawrasia of India plays a shot during the third round of the Hero India Open Golf at Delhi Golf Club on February 21, 2015
SSP Chawrasia to head into final round of Hero Indian Open with two-shot lead
SSP Chawrasia takes a two-shot lead at the Hero Indian Open ahead of the final round in New Delhi.
Mar 19, 11:25
Jason Day during the final round of the PGA on August 16, 2015
Jason Day maintains lead at Arnold Palmer Invitational
Jason Day records a second-round 65 to open up a two-shot lead at the halfway stage of the Arnold Palmer Invitational.
Mar 19, 09:37
Daniel Im plays a shot during the first round of Hero Indian Open at Delhi Golf Club on March 17, 2016
Daniel Im takes early lead at Hero Indian Open with first-round 65
American Daniel Im takes a one-shot lead at the Hero Indian Open following a first-round seven-under-par 65.
Mar 17, 12:57
Scott Hend of Australia in action durint the second round of the 2015 True Thailand Classic at Black Mountain Golf Club on February 13, 2015
Scott Hend takes two-shot lead in True Thailand Classic after third round
Scott Hend will head into the final round of the True Thailand Classic with a two-shot lead after carding a two-under-par 70 in the third round.
Mar 12, 11:27
Steve Stricker hits his tee shot on the second hole during the second round of the Northwestern Mutual World Challenge at Sherwood Country Club on December 6, 2013
Steve Stricker, Will MacKenzie lead at Valspar Championship
American duo Steve Stricker and Will MacKenzie hold a one-shot lead at the halfway stage of the Valspar Championship.
Mar 12, 09:12
Scott Hend of Australia in action durint the second round of the 2015 True Thailand Classic at Black Mountain Golf Club on February 13, 2015
Scott Hend, Pelle Edberg share halfway lead at True Thailand Classic
Australia's Scott Hend and Pelle Edberg of Sweden share the halfway lead at 12-under-par in the True Thailand Classic.
Mar 11, 16:27
Keegan Bradley of the United States hits a shot during the second round of the 114th U.S. Open at Pinehurst Resort & Country Club, Course No. 2 on June 13, 2014
Keegan Bradley shares Valspar Championship lead with Ken Duke, Charles Howell III
Keegan Bradley, Ken Duke and Charles Howell III share the Valspar Championship lead after first-round 67s, while Jordan Spieth sits nine shots off the lead.
Mar 11, 09:10
Peter Uihlein of the USA plays his second shot to the 18th hole during the second playoff hole in the final round of the Alfred Dunhill Links Championship on The Old Course, at St Andrews on September 29, 2013
Peter Uihlein takes early lead in Thailand
American Peter Uihlein records a first-round 64 to move ahead at the True Thailand Classic in Hua Hin.
Mar 10, 17:13
Adam Scott in action during the final round of the Honda Classic on February 28, 2016
Adam Scott takes WGC-Cadillac Championship lead as Rory McIlroy cuts gap
In-form Adam Scott will take a two-shot lead into the weekend of the WGC-Cadillac Championship thanks to a second-round 66 at Trump National Doral.
Mar 5, 09:40
Rory McIlroy waits to putt on the ninth hole during the first round of the World Golf Championships-Cadillac Championship on March 3, 2016
Rory McIlroy five shots off lead in WGC-Cadillac Championship in Florida
Rory McIlroy is five shots off joint-leaders Scott Piercy and Marcus Fraser after the first round of the WGC-Cadillac Championship in Florida.
Mar 4, 10:03
Rickie Fowler plays his tee shot at the 14th hole during the second round of the 2016 Honda Classic on February 26, 2016
Rickie Fowler takes Honda Classic lead as Rory McIlroy misses cut
Rickie Fowler goes one shot clear after two rounds of the Honda Classic thanks to a second straight bogey-free four-under-par 66 at PGA National.
Feb 27, 10:39
Brett Rumford of Australia plays his second shot on the 18th hole during day two of the 2016 Perth International on February 26, 2016
Brett Rumford joins Peter Uihlein in Perth International lead at halfway stage
Brett Rumford takes a share of the lead with Peter Uihlein at the halfway stage of the Perth International.
Feb 26, 10:57
Sergio Garcia lines up a putt on the eighth green during the first round of the Honda Classic on February 25, 2016
Sergio Garcia, Michael Thompson share Honda Classic lead after first round
Sergio Garcia and Michael Thompson share the Honda Classic lead following first-round 65s, while Rory McIlroy struggles.
Feb 26, 09:13