Hideki Matsuyama still coping with extra media attention on him since Masters triumph

“Seeing how the Masters win was portrayed in Japan was great, really unforgettable, and that really stands out for my trip back to Japan. It was  a bit embarrassing. I’m not used to all that attention” By Keith Jackson Last Updated: 11/05/21 10:36pm Hideki Matsuyama celebrates after winning the Masters Hideki Matsuyama admitted he was “embarrassed, …

British Masters: Robert MacIntyre plays down being pre-tournament favourite at the Belfry

World No 45 Robert MacIntyre plays alongside former world No 1 Martin Kaymer and Denmark’s Rasmus Hojgaard for the first two rounds of the Betfred British Masters at the Belfry – watch live on Wednesday from 1.30pm on Sky Sports Golf. By Sky Sports Golf Last Updated: 11/05/21 4:52pm Robert MacIntyre is the highest-ranked player …

Paul McGinley: Will Rory McIlroy’s victory at Quail Hollow be the start of a major-winning season?

Paul McGinley Golf Columnist Rory McIlroy ended an 18-month winless run with victory at the PGA Tour’s Wells Fargo Championship, lifting him back to world No 7 ahead of the PGA Championship later this month. Last Updated: 11/05/21 1:39pm Rory McIlroy is without a major title since 2014 Paul McGinley reflects on Rory McIlroy’s return …

Sky Sports Golf podcast: Antoine Rozner on Ryder Cup hopes, beating Bryson DeChambeau and more

The latest Sky Sports Golf podcast sees two-time European Tour winner Antoine Rozner discuss his success so far, including defeating Bryson DeChambeau at the WGC-Dell Technologies Match Play, plus reflect on his Ryder Cup ambitions By Sky Sports Golf Last Updated: 11/05/21 9:49am Antoine Rozner will make his first regular PGA Tour appearance this week …

Dustin Johnson pulls out of AT&T Byron Nelson with knee issue

Withdrawal comes just a week before PGA Championship; Johnson is a former US Open and Masters champion; Johnson: “The knee discomfort I occasionally experience has returned, I feel it is best that I remain at home.” Last Updated: 10/05/21 10:36pm World No 1 golfer Dustin Johnson has withdrawn from this week’s AT&T Byron Nelson tournament …

Rory McIlroy back seventh in world rankings after first win since 2019 at the Wells Fargo Championship

Rory McIlroy jumps to seventh in the latest world rankings following his one-shot victory at Quail Hollow; Bryson DeChambeau reaches career-high of world No 4 after finishing tied-ninth at the Wells Fargo Championship. By Ali Stafford Last Updated: 10/05/21 9:37am 5:16 Highlights from the final round in North Carolina as Rory McIlroy ended a winless …

Walker Cup: Team USA hold off GB & Ire fightback to claim 14-12 victory at Seminole

Team USA too strong for Great Britain & Ireland in the final singles session as they earned their fifth straight Walker Cup win on home soil with a 14-12 victory at iconic Seminole. By Keith Jackson Last Updated: 10/05/21 2:46am Team USA retained the Walker Cup with a 14-12 win Team USA retained the Walker …

Rory McIlroy showers praise on coaches Pete Cowen and Michael Bannon, and caddie Harry Diamond after Quail Hollow win

After claiming his first win in 18 months at Quail Hollow, Rory McIlroy gave credit to swing coaches Pete Cowen and Michael Bannon while also paying tribute to “awesome” caddie, Harry Diamond. By Keith Jackson Last Updated: 10/05/21 2:17am 3:00 Rory McIlroy reserved special praise for caddie Harry Diamond for his influential role in his …

Rory McIlroy reveals injury scare which almost forced him to miss Wells Fargo Championship

“If I had had a morning tee time on Thursday, I probably would have pulled out because I hurt my neck on Wednesday afternoon and couldn’t make a backswing.” Rory McIlroy was almost denied the chance to win the Wells Fargo Championship due to injury … By Keith Jackson Last Updated: 10/05/21 12:57am 1:30 An …

Rory McIlroy wins Wells Fargo Championship for third time, his first victory since November 2019

After 554 days without a victory, Rory McIlroy returned to the winner’s circle with his third triumph at the Wells Fargo Championship, a final-round 68 enough to hold off Abraham Ancer, Keith Mitchell and Gary Woodland By Keith Jackson Last Updated: 10/05/21 12:01am 5:16 Highlights from the final round in North Carolina as Rory McIlroy …