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Golf - Wednesday 1 July, 2020

'Asymptomatic and physically well,' but sixth US PGA Tour player tests positive for Covid-19

Chad Campbell has withdrawn from this week’s Rocket Montage Classic after returning a positive test at the pre-tournament screening.

Golf - Monday 29 June, 2020

Rory McIlroy taking couple of weeks off in bid to eliminate ‘dumb mistakes’

The world number one finished joint 11th after a final-round 67 at the Travelers Championship.

Dustin Johnson wins Travelers as Rory McIlroy stumbles

The American won his first tournament since March last year.

Golf - Saturday 27 June, 2020

Todd leads as Johnson chases at Travelers Championship

Brendon Todd is chasing his third win of the 2019-2020 season.

Golf - Friday 26 June, 2020

Magnificent Mickelson surges into lead at Travelers Championship

World number one Rory McIlroy is four shots off the top at the halfway stage.

Quiz: How much do you know about sports movies?

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'I saw a couple of calls to shut the tournament down, which is silly'

Rory McIlroy calls on players to avoid panic after calls came to suspend PGA tour.

Golf - Thursday 25 June, 2020

Hughes fires 60 to take PGA Travelers lead over McIlroy

Four-time major champion McIlroy had six birdies and an eagle against a lone bogey.

Golf - Wednesday 24 June, 2020

Travelers Championship goes ahead despite three positive tests for coronavirus

Brooks Keopeka is among the players to withdraw as his caddy has tested positive for the virus.

Graeme McDowell withdraws from Travelers Championship after caddie tests positive for Covid-19

The Portrush man has stood down following Ken Comboy’s test.

Golf - Tuesday 23 June, 2020

Ryder Cup organisers say competition will go ahead in September as planned

A report this morning claimed the competition would be postponed to next year.

Golf - Monday 22 June, 2020

US PGA Championship to take place without spectators in August

It will be the first major of 2020 after the Masters, the US Open and the Open Championship were postponed until September, November and next year respectively.

Sidestep by Eimear Ryan, coach Carsley and an American sportswriting great: this week for The42 members

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Webb Simpson triumphs as McIlroy fails to spark Sunday challenge at RBC Heritage

One-under par 70 saw McIlroy finish down the leaderboard.

Golf - Saturday 20 June, 2020

Rory McIlroy moves into contention after third-round 66 at RBS Heritage

McIlroy carded six birdies, including four on his back nine.

Watney's Covid test came after he had shared putting green with Rory McIlroy

The 39-year-old American fell ill yesterday.

Golf - Friday 19 June, 2020

Watney first player on PGA Tour to test positive for coronavirus since play resumed

The 39-year-old withdrew from the RBC Heritage after testing positive early on Friday.

Golf - Thursday 18 June, 2020

'I wasn’t particularly comfortable out there' - McIlroy struggles as Poulter shares the lead

It was a tough day too for Shane Lowry and Graeme McDowell.

Golf - Wednesday 17 June, 2020

'He didn't just bring me in and have these big, long, heart-wrenching Braveheart speeches'

Paul McGinley is this week’s guest on The42′s How To Win At Dominoes podcast.

Golf - Monday 15 June, 2020

No joy for Rory McIlroy as Daniel Berger wins at Colonial in US PGA virus return

The 27-year-old Floridian parred the first playoff hole on Sunday to defeat Collin Morikawa.

Golf - Saturday 13 June, 2020

McIlroy three shots off the lead heading into the final round at Colonial

Xander Schauffele tops the leaderboard ahead of Sunday’s play.

Golf - Friday 12 June, 2020

McIlroy makes second round charge on PGA return at Colonial

Rory McIlroy is two shots off leader Harold Varner III.

'I thought it was going to feel more different': Rory reacts as the PGA tour returns

McIlroy sits five shots off the early leaders at the Charles Schwab Challenge in Texas.

Golf - Thursday 11 June, 2020

McIlroy five behind joint-leaders Rose and Varner III as PGA returns after 91-day shutdown

No spectators were allowed at the Charles Schwab Challenge, which featured increased safety measures.

Golf - Wednesday 10 June, 2020

Number 1 Rory McIlroy feels safe and sharp in PGA Tour return

There will be face masks and gloves, social distancing, coronavirus tests and temperature-taking to create and maintain a ‘bubble’ of safety for players.

US change criteria for Ryder Cup qualification

American captain Steve Stricker will have additional captains picks, given the havoc Covid-19 has played with the PGA Tour schedule.

Golf - Tuesday 2 June, 2020

Tiger Woods urges calm over 'shocking' Floyd death

America is witnessing its most widespread protests since the 1960s.

Golf - Monday 1 June, 2020

Golf clubs set for four-balls and competitions if Government proceeds to Phase 2 of Covid-19 plan

Play is restricted to members and members’ guests only.

Golf - Thursday 28 May, 2020

European Tour to resume in July with six UK-based tournaments in six weeks

Beginning with the British Masters, the season will be played behind closed doors and run until December.

Golf - Tuesday 26 May, 2020

Irish Open the only European Tour event I'd consider playing this year - Lowry

The Offaly man believes he will spending the rest of this year in America.

Here's what you can expect from your membership of The42 this week

Sportswriting chat, GAA icons, a coaching masterclass and another journey through space and time.

McIlroy wants Ryder Cup postponed until 2021

‘The players are the ones that make the Ryder Cup and if they don’t want to play then there isn’t a Ryder Cup.’

Golf - Monday 25 May, 2020

Tiger Woods and Peyton Manning win charity golf match for Covid-19 relief

The exhibition match, against Phil Mickelson and Tom Brady, raised $20million.

Golf - Monday 18 May, 2020

The Bylines project, covering MJ and everything you can expect from your membership of The42 this week

Sam Smith will discuss covering Michael Jordan and the Bulls on tomorrow’s sportswriting podcast.

In pictures: Tennis and golf clubs reopen as lockdown restrictions are eased

Phase One of the roadmap kicks in from today.

Trump responds to McIlroy as charity golf tournament raises €5 million for Covid-19 causes

The world number one took part in the TaylorMade Driving Relief skins event with Dustin Johnson, Rickie Fowler and Matthew Wolff.

TV Wrap - Ghostly Bundesliga appears on BT Sport while NBC make a hames of golf's return

Donald Trump appeared during coverage of Rory McIlroy’s charity skins game with Dustin Johnson, Rickie Fowler and Mathew Wolff.

Golf - Friday 15 May, 2020

Rory McIlroy 'probably wouldn't' golf again with Trump

The 31-year-old star has not been impressed with the US President’s response to the coronavirus pandemic.

Golf - Thursday 14 May, 2020

Quiz: Can you recognise these past golf major winners?

The US PGA championship had been scheduled to start today. What’s your knowledge of former major champions like?

Golf - Monday 11 May, 2020

Here's what you can expect from your membership of The42 this week

There’s plenty to keep you off the streets again over the coming days.