Coronavirus: How will golf differ when courses reopen in England?
11/05/2020 | sport | golf | 248
Golf courses in England are getting ready to host a somewhat different game, but perhaps better co-ordinated, writes Iain Carter.
Ryder Cup: Why golf's great tribal event can still enthral even without fans
27/04/2020 | sport | golf | 112
Rory McIlroy's worries about a behind-closed-doors Ryder Cup are understandable, but the event can still bring us thrills without the roar of the crowd, writes Iain Carter.
The Open cancelled; Masters, US Open & US PGA Championship rescheduled
06/04/2020 | sport | golf | 418
The 149th Open Championship is cancelled but 2020's three other men's majors are rescheduled because of the global coronavirus pandemic.
Players Championship: Can Matthew Fitzpatrick become first English winner?
10/03/2020 | sport | golf | 157
After Tyrrell Hatton and Tommy Fleetwood impressed on the PGA Tour, will the Players Championship yield further English success this weekend?
Tyrrell Hatton wins Arnold Palmer event by one shot for maiden PGA Tour victory
08/03/2020 | sport | golf | 196
Tyrrell Hatton wins the Arnold Palmer Invitational by one shot at Bay Hill, with Rory McIlroy in a tie for fifth.
Graeme McDowell: Rejuvenated major winner sees path to the top again
04/03/2020 | sport | golf | 87
World number 50 Graeme McDowell says winning another major feels achievable again having rediscovered some of his best form in recent months.
PGA Tour: Paul Azinger prompts volcanic reaction over Tommy Fleetwood comments
02/03/2020 | sport | golf | 623
Paul Azinger's disparaging comments about the European Tour and Tommy Fleetwod's performance in the PGA's Honda Classic prompt a volcanic reaction on social media.
Patrick Reed: The passionate, talented villain that golf tries to hide
24/02/2020 | sport | golf | 209
Patrick Reed is seen as a villain in golf, but the American is a lot more than that, BBC golf correspondent Iain Carter explains.
Rory McIlroy says he is out of proposed Premier Golf League
19/02/2020 | sport | golf | 93
World number one Rory McIlroy says he does not want to compete in a proposed breakaway Premier Golf League.
World Golf Championship: Graeme McDowell determined to 'do a job'
19/02/2020 | sport | golf | 58
Graeme McDowell says his return to the World Golf Championships is key to his hopes of making the European Ryder Cup team.
Premier Golf League: Is the proposed multi-million dollar circuit viable?
17/02/2020 | sport | golf | 147
After poor performances from Rory McIlroy and Tiger Woods, how viable is the proposed 18-tournament Premier Golf League?
Genesis Invitational: Adam Scott wins as Rory McIlroy falls three shots behind
17/02/2020 | sport | golf | 136
Australian Adam Scott wins the Genesis Invitational as world number one Rory McIlroy finishes tied for fifth.
Rory McIlroy: World number one return down to relentless consistency
10/02/2020 | sport | golf | 280
Some see Rory McIlroy as an underachiever, especially in majors, but relentless consistency has restored his status as golf's top dog, says Iain Carter.
Distance debate in golf: R&A and USGA say long hitting should be curbed
04/02/2020 | sport | golf | 412
Golf's governing bodies say "potential changes to equipment rules" may be needed to limit driving distances for the good of the game.
Rory McIlroy: Four-time major winner to return to world number one
03/02/2020 | sport | golf | 86
Northern Ireland's Rory McIlroy is set to replace Brooks Koepka as world number one despite not playing this week.
Saudi International: Graeme McDowell slow play warning after TV interview
31/01/2020 | sport | golf | 54
Graeme McDowell is third in the Saudi International despite his rhythm being "upset" by a warning for slow play that he picked up after doing a mid-round interview.
Fastest round on European Tour: Sebastian Soderberg sets record
26/01/2020 | sport | golf | 73
Sweden's Sebastian Soderberg gets round in 96 minutes to record the fastest time for 18 holes on the European Tour at the Dubai Desert Classic.
Ryder Cup: I'd be more wary of Tiger Woods now - Padraig Harrington
14/01/2020 | sport | golf | 68
Ryder Cup captain Padraig Harrington discusses the threat of Tiger Woods, how Whistling Straits could play into Europe's hands and defending Rory McIlroy in a fist fight.
Medinah, Woods & Olympic gold - 10 highlights of the golfing decade
31/12/2019 | sport | golf | 90
From the 'Miracle at Medinah' and Europe's first Solheim Cup win, through to Rose's Rio gold and Tiger's Masters triumph, Iain Carter picks his top 10 moments in golf from the decade.
Tiger Woods, Rory McIlroy and Solheim Cup success - what we learned in 2019
23/12/2019 | sport | golf | 72
Tiger Woods made a major statement and Europe's Solheim Cup success was sensational, but Rory McIlroy's major malaise needs addressing, writes Iain Carter in his 2019 review.
Presidents Cup: Patrick Reed's caddie involved in altercation with fan
14/12/2019 | sport | golf | 277
Patrick Reed's caddie is thrown out of the Presidents Cup in Melbourne after he "shoved" a fan who had been directing abuse at his player.
Presidents Cup: Internationals take 4-1 lead over Tiger Woods' United States
12/12/2019 | sport | golf | 86
The International team take a 4-1 lead over the United States after the opening-day fourballs in the Presidents Cup at Royal Melbourne.
'Patrick Reed controversy puts big target on his back for Presidents Cup'
09/12/2019 | sport | golf | 162
Patrick Reed needs to practise his "shushing" for the Presidents Cup after last week's rules controversy in the Bahamas, writes Iain Carter.
Hero World Challenge: Tiger Woods in contention as Gary Woodland leads
06/12/2019 | sport | golf | 96
Tiger Woods is two behind Gary Woodland at the Hero World Challenge as Patrick Reed gets a two-shot penalty for improving his lie in a bunker.