At the British Open, Rickie Fowler was thinking of Gleneagles and the fact he rose from seventh to third in Ryder Cup points -- pretty much securing a spot on the U.S. roster.
Winning a major comes with plenty of accolades. For Rory McIlroy after the 2014 British Open, it also vaults him to No. 2 in the OWGR behind only Adam Scott.
Rory McIlroy's British Open win boosted his FedEx Cup points standing from 42nd to 11th, according to the PGA Tour, while Tiger Woods' standing took a hit.
With a birdie at the 18th, her sixth of the day, Lydia Ko fired a 65 to win by a shot over So Yeon Ryu on Sunday at the LPGA's Marathon Classic.
Rickie Fowler is primed for another big stage -- and at the British Open, he piled on the Ryder Cup points to prove it.
Rory McIlroy sealed his British Open championship not with thunderous drives that had put him in commanding position, but with deft precision in short-game prowess at the final two holes.
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Laura Diaz shares the LPGA's Marathon Classic with Lee-Anne Pace after they shot 71 and 68, respectively, during Saturday's third round in Sylvania, Ohio.
Rory McIlroy will share Sunday's final tee time at the 2014 British Open with Rickie Fowler -- see complete pairings here.
Rory McIlroy carries a four-shot lead into Saturday's third round at the British Open -- can he stay ahead of Dustin Johnson, Rickie Fowler and Sergio Garcia? Follow the highlights right here!
Laura Diaz shot 69 Friday to stay three shots ahead of Lydia Ko and Lee-Anne Pace at the LPGA's Marathon Classic, while Michelle Wie missed her second straight cut.
Rory McIlroy will play in the final group of Saturday's third round at the 2014 British Open at Royal Liverpool in Hoylake -- Tiger Woods also will have a late time, but off No. 10 tee.
Friday at the British Open, Rory McIlroy widened his British Open lead at Royal Liverpool from one shot to four, while Dustin Johnson gave chase -- as Tiger Woods and Adam Scott struggled. Recap the highlights here!
Soon after he bogeyed Royal Liverpool's 18th for a British Open missed cut, Bubba Watson turned to thoughts of home and family; Jason Day reports some pain in his wrist; plus more Open Championship news and notes.
Our David Dusek is taking in ESPN's coverage of the Open Championship from his couch and will offer his commentary throughout the day.
Thursday, Laura Diaz's bogey-free 62 at Highland Meadows in Sylvania, Ohio, gave her a four-shot lead in the first round of the LPGA's Marathon Classic.
In the first round of the British Open at Royal Liverpool, Adam Scott told himself, “we don’t want him running away,” as he shot 68 to keep close to leader Rory McIlroy.
A break in Utah and Paris in recent weeks with his wife and kids seems to suit Jim Furyk, judging by his first-round 68 at the 2014 British Open.
Tiger Woods, defending champion Phil Mickelson and World No. 1 Adam Scott must chase first-round leader Rory McIlroy at the 2014 British Open championship at Royal Liverpool. Recap the highlights here!
Our David Dusek is taking in ESPN's coverage of the Open Championship and will offer up commentary throughout the day.
Our Sean Martin took swing videos of Cal's Michael Weaver, Brandon Hagy, Michael Kim and Max Homa.
PGA Tour winner Martin Laird shows off his swing from multiple angles.
Lance Ringler and Sean Martin provide their 2013 Haskins Award Watch, presented by Stifel Nicolaus and Golfweek.
Our Lance Ringler and Sean Martin break down the first day of action at the Western Refining All-America Golf Classic at El Paso Country Club.
Lance Ringler and Sean Martin review Round 2 at Spirit Hollow.
Our Lance Ringler and Sean Martin take you through the first round at Spirit Hollow.
Jeff Rude chats with current World No. 1 Martin Kaymer and asks: Is it true what they say about Germans?
Sergio Garcia and Martin Kaymer meet up in the middle of Manhattan to hit the new R11 driver in an effort to raise money for "Operation Game On!", a charity for combat injured troops.
Take a look at the swing of New Year's Invitational winner Brandon Hagy, a redshirt sophomore at Cal.
Lance Ringler and Sean Martin discuss Iowa’s dominating performance at the Golfweek Conference Championship.
Iowa may have wrapped up the team title after two rounds, but the individual race is still up for grabs. Sean Martin and Lance Ringler report.
Lance Ringler and Sean Martin preview the upcoming Golfweek Conference Challenge from Spirit Hollow Golf Course in Burlington, Iowa.
Asher Wildman and Sean Martin preview match play at the 2010 U.S. Amateur at Chambers Bay.
Jeff Rude and Sean Martin discuss the favorites heading into an intriguing final round of the PGA Championship.
Sean Martin and Jeff Rude recap Friday’s action at the PGA Championship, where Matt Kuchar holds the clubhouse lead with half the field yet to complete their second round.
Golfweek staff writer Sean Martin tours the 11th hole at Whistling Straits with Ryan Moore.
Paula Creamer exercises her major demons and finally takes home the prize. Beth Ann Baldry and Sean Martin wrap up the championship with some final words.
Paula Creamer has a three-shot lead entering the final round of the U.S. Women's Open. Can she hold on? Beth Ann Baldry and Sean Martin break it down.
Golfweek's Beth Ann Baldry and Sean Martin discuss what effect the rain will have on Oakmont as play has been suspended during Round 2 at the U.S. Women's Open.
Golfweek's Beth Ann Baldry and Sean Martin review the first round of the U.S. Women's Open.