Green jacket is all that remains on McIlroy's career grand slam checklist

...third-youngest player ? behind Jack Nicklaus and Tiger Woods ? to win three of the four majors. Nicklaus, Woods, Ben Hogan, Gary Player and Gene Sarazen are the only players to capture all four, a feat that eluded such greats as Tom Watson, Arnold...

Kelly Kraft | The Masters

...groups Posted: 04/03/12 The 76th Masters Tournament kicks off Thursday with several featured groupings. Honorary starters Jack Nicklaus, Arnold Palmer and Gary Player hit their ceremonial tee shots at 7:40 a.m. Defending Masters champion Charl Schwartzel goes off...

Sean O'Hair | The Masters

...spoke with reporters Tuesday at Augusta National Golf Club. The following transcript of his remarks was provided by Augusta National. Interview: Gary Player Posted: 04/02/07 Wind, dry conditions give assist to players Posted...

ESPN magazine's 2014 'Body Issue' to hit newsstands soon

...boxer Danyelle Wolf.In previous years, ESPN The Magazine has featured sports athletes such as Serena Williams, Colin Kaepernick, Candace Parker, Blake Griffin, Hope Solo, Apolo Anton Ohno and 78-year-old golf legend Gary Player.

Bidding for Partridge Inn ends at $4.25 million

...Jackson, Bob Dylan and Reba McIntyre; actors Marla Gibbs, Danny Glover and Dennis Quaid; and athletes including Gary Player and Herschel Walker reportedly have stayed at the hotel.Augusta native Charles Bowen recalled the "charm" and...

Ben Crane leads in rainy Memphis

...65 and older, Bruce Fleisher and Larry Nelson took the lead with 62 at Buffalo Ridge. The teams of Jack Nicklaus-Gary Player, Lee Trevino-Mike Hill and Graham Marsh-John Bland shot 55 on the par-3 course, the site of the final rounds...

Kenny Perry claims third Champions Tour major title

...got his sixth victory and became the second player to win in three consecutive Champions Tour major starts, joining Gary Player, who did it in 1987-88.Perry won the Senior Players Championship and U.S. Senior Open in consecutive tour starts...

George Coetzee | The Masters

...09/13 If George Coetzee had stayed in the U.S., he might not be in Augusta this week. But the South African is here, playing at Augusta Na tional Golf Club, getting tips from countryman Gary Player and preparing for his first ...

Gary Player addresses 2014 Junior Invitational Field

GRANITEVILLE - Gary Player has seen golf come a long way in a career that has spanned more than six decades.He traveled by Greyhound bus when he first played...

Adam Scott slips to 16th after three rounds

...and watch."Though Scott's chances of winning are improbable, they're not impossible.Jack Burke (1956) and Gary Player (1978) overcame eight-stroke deficits in the final round to capture the green jacket. And in 1996, Nick Faldo...