Woods now part of the chase as younger stars have emerged

...three weeks in three corners of the world, Spieth finished one shot out of a playoff in Japan, won by six shots in the Australian Open against a field that included McIlroy and Adam Scott, and then overwhelmed an 18-man field of top-50 players...

Jordan Spieth leads by seven in Hero World Challenge

...Hero World Challenge.His game traveled with him.One week and half a world away from his six-shot victory in the Australian Open, Spieth was practically flawless Saturday at Isleworth. He opened with three consecutive birdies and capped his...

Jordan Spieth romps to 10-shot victory at Hero World Challenge

...Spieth said.The 21-year-old from Texas won his second consecutive tournament in dominant fashion. Spieth won the Australian Open last week by six, and even a trip halfway around the world didn't slow his momentum.He finished at 26-under...


Overtime for Saturday, Dec. 13

Golf needs for Rory McIlroy to have a rival

...many majors at such a young age. Boy Wonder also has 14 wins around the world.Even with that landslide win in the Australian Open, and with one of the great closing rounds of the year, Spieth still only has two victories.That's as many...

Jordan Spieth among 3rd-round leaders at Australian Open

SYDNEY - Jordan Spieth was one of few players to master a wind-swept course at the Australian Open on Saturday, shooting 2-under-par 69 to move into a three-way share of the lead.Adam Scott stayed close while defending...

Greg Chalmers leads Australian Open by one shot

...Greg Chal mers took a one-stroke lead Friday at the Australian Open after 5-under-par 66, while marquee attractions...victims of tornadoes in Oklahoma.Chalmers, who won the Australian Open in 1998 and 2011, said the swirling winds Friday...

Roger Federer helps Switzerland win Davis Cup

...praise for Wawrinka.His teammate stepped out of Federer's formidable shadow earlier this year with victory at the Australian Open. He has also been a dedicated Davis Cup player in recent years, while Federer often focused on his personal career...

France evens Davis Cup final against Switzerland

...of the same, but I played much better."If Federer plays the doubles, he will be teaming up with Wawrinka. The Australian Open champion started strong against Tsonga and overcame a second-set lapse by regaining control of the opening singles...

U.S. Open champion Martin Kaymer rewards himself with Christmas at home

U.S. Open champion Martin Kaymer is looking forward to the holidays, and for good reason. The German will be home for Christmas for the first time since 2006.