Men's golf

Brittany Lincicome competes in the PGA Tour Barbasol Championship at Keene Trace Golf Club in Nicholasville, Ky., Wednesday, July 18, 2018. (Silas Walker/Lexington Herald-Leader via AP)
July 18, 2018 - 7:00 pm
NICHOLASVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Brittany Lincicome has every reason to be nervous as she chases golf history. The eight-time LPGA Tour winner hopes to knock out the jitters over first few holes at the PGA Tour's Barbasol Championship and play well enough from there to stick around through the weekend. If...
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Tiger Woods of the US plays out of a bunker on the 13th hole during a practice round ahead of the British Open Golf Championship in Carnoustie, Scotland, Wednesday July 18, 2018. (AP Photo/Jon Super)
July 18, 2018 - 2:19 pm
CARNOUSTIE, Scotland (AP) — The eve of the British Open felt like cramming for a final exam, a multiple choice one with no obvious answers. The wind that blows off the North Sea across the exposed links of Carnoustie has not been the primary concern during practice rounds. Players have a reasonable...
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Haraldur Magnus of Iceland looks along the 11th fairway during a practice round ahead of the British Open Golf Championship in Carnoustie, Scotland, Wednesday July 18, 2018. (AP Photo/Jon Super)
July 18, 2018 - 9:12 am
CARNOUSTIE, Scotland (AP) — He comes from a place where they play midnight golf and the most precious item in the bag is a rusty "lava club," used to hit balls off rock formations strewn across the fairways. Haraldur Magnus will become the first Icelandic man to play in any of golf's four majors at...
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England's Justin Rose speaks during a press conference on preview day three of The Open Championship 2018 at Carnoustie Golf Links, Angus, Scotland, Tuesday, July 17, 2018. Justin Rose’s best finish at a British Open remains his tie for fourth at Royal Birkdale in 1998, when he was an amateur. He doesn’t understand why. Rose says “I'm kind of comfortable with how bad my record's been here ... and I don't feel like there's a reason for it either.” (Jane Barlow/PA via AP)
July 17, 2018 - 8:54 am
CARNOUSTIE, Scotland (AP) — The Latest from the British Open (all times local): ___ 1:45 p.m. Justin Rose's best finish at a British Open remains his tie for fourth at Royal Birkdale in 1998, when he was an amateur. He doesn't understand why. Rose says "I'm kind of comfortable with how bad my...
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July 15, 2018 - 5:51 am
CARNOUSTIE, Scotland (AP) — John Daly is missing the British Open for only the fourth time since he first became eligible as a surprise major champion. Daly has notified the R&A that he is withdrawing because of a knee injury. Daly also cited his knee injury in asking for a cart at the U.S...
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July 14, 2018 - 3:20 pm
GULLANE, Scotland (AP) — An 11-hour sleep and a hearty Scottish breakfast sparked the latest impressive round in Russell Knox's glorious summer of golf, putting him in contention to seal back-to-back wins on the European Tour at the Scottish Open on Saturday. Knox mastered the windiest conditions...
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Ricky Fowler putts on day-one of the Scottish Open at Gullane, East Lothian, Scotland, Thursday, July 12, 2018. Fowler shot a 6-under 64 to take the clubhouse lead midway through the first round at Gullane, where he won the British Open warmup event in 2015. (Kenny Smith/PA via AP)
July 12, 2018 - 12:30 pm
GULLANE, Scotland (AP) — Rickie Fowler shot a 6-under 64 Thursday to take the clubhouse lead midway through the first round of the Scottish Open at Gullane, where he won the British Open warmup event in 2015. Three years ago, Fowler made three birdies in his final four holes to outlast fellow...
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July 08, 2018 - 3:18 pm
WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, W.Va. (AP) — Phil Mickelson broke the rules again, only this time he didn't realize it until after his violation. Mickelson tamped down fescue grass with his foot in front of the seventh tee Sunday at A Military Tribute at The Greenbrier in West Virginia. He then called a two...
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Crowds watch Northern Ireland's Rory McIlroy and England's Aaron Rai on the 11th green during day four of the Irish Open at Ballyliffin Golf Club, in County Donegal, Ireland, Sunday July 8, 2018. (Niall Carson/PA via AP)
July 08, 2018 - 12:56 pm
DONEGAL, Ireland (AP) — Scottish golfer Russell Knox rolled in almost-identical birdie putts from around 40 feet on the 72nd hole and the first playoff hole to win the Irish Open on Sunday. After Knox made birdie on No. 18 to set the clubhouse target at 14-under par, Ryan Fox of New Zealand missed...
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Anirban Lahiri, of India, laughs with his caddie after finishing -12 in the second round of the A Military Tribute at The Greenbrier in West Virginia golf tournament in White Sulphur Springs, W.Va., Friday, July 6, 2018. (Chris Jackson/The Register-Herald via AP)
July 06, 2018 - 7:21 pm
WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, W.Va. (AP) — Kelly Kraft is about to find out whether he's ready to handle the lead entering the weekend for the first time on the PGA Tour. Kraft shot a 7-under 63 in the second round of A Military Tribute at The Greenbrier on Friday to take a one-stroke edge over first-...
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