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#Jim Furyk

# jim-furyk - Monday 18 March, 2019

'I'm playing some of the best golf of my life right now': McIlroy eyes Augusta

A final-round 70 saw the Irishman end his 365-day wait for a PGA Tour title as he won The Players Championship.

# jim-furyk - Monday 1 October, 2018

Reed takes a swipe at Spieth and Furyk after USA's Ryder Cup hammering

“For somebody as successful in the Ryder Cup as I am, I don’t think it’s smart to sit me twice.”

# jim-furyk - Sunday 30 September, 2018

Phil Mickelson hails 'phenomenal leadership' at Ryder Cup as beaten USA present united front

Phil Mickelson’s criticism of the US captain dominated the headlines after the 2014 Ryder Cup, but there was no repeat at Le Golf National.

# jim-furyk - Saturday 29 September, 2018

Tiger Woods 'emotionally tired', says Furyk

Victory at the Tour Championship ended a five-year title drought for Tiger Woods, but it may have taken it out of the 42-year-old.

# jim-furyk - Friday 28 September, 2018

Furyk denies Woods suffering with back injury

The 42-year-old was left out of the foursomes session, but is due to be back on the course tomorrow morning.

# jim-furyk - Wednesday 26 September, 2018

US pairing of Woods and Mickelson 'not too likely' says skipper Furyk

They old rivals haven’t been particularly successful together in the past.

# jim-furyk - Friday 31 August, 2018

Wildcard weekend: Who's in the driving seat for the final US Ryder Cup places?

US captain Jim Furyk announces three of his four picks on Tuesday.

# jim-furyk - Monday 13 August, 2018

Furyk confirms first eight on US Ryder Cup team, Tiger will have to push for captain's pick

Furyk has seven of the last 10 Major winners in his team to take on Europe in Paris in September.

# jim-furyk - Wednesday 11 January, 2017

USA choose Furyk-Love combo for defence of Ryder Cup against Europe

The 2018 Ryder Cup takes place in France.

# jim-furyk - Sunday 7 August, 2016

Jim Furyk made history today on the PGA Tour

The American golfer shot a 58 in the final round at the Travelers Championship.

# jim-furyk - Saturday 8 August, 2015

Shane Lowry has a great shot at the biggest win of his career - and a €1.4 million payday

Lowry two off the pace at the WGC-Bridgestone Invitational.

# jim-furyk - Sunday 3 May, 2015

McIlroy birdies 22nd hole to beat Casey and reach Match Play semi-final

McIlroy advances to face fifth seed Furyk in the last four, with Danny Willett taking on Gary Woodland in the other semi-final.

# jim-furyk - Sunday 14 September, 2014

As things stand, Rory McIlroy won't be $10 million richer tonight

A bogey and a double-bogey on the front nine could be costly for the world number one.

# jim-furyk - Sunday 24 August, 2014

Roller-coaster Day, steady Furyk share PGA lead, McIlroy five shots back

Hunter Mahan is third on 205 with seven US compatriots another stroke adrift.

# jim-furyk - Sunday 15 September, 2013

Did Tiger Woods deserve his latest two-stroke penalty?

Another tournament, another slap on the wrist for the world’s leading golfer.

# jim-furyk - Saturday 14 September, 2013

Here’s how Jim Furyk equalled the PGA tour record with stunning 59

The American is the sixth man in PGA history to shoot under 60, nobody has managed lower.

# jim-furyk - Sunday 11 August, 2013

McIlroy charges but Furyk, Dufner stay atop PGA

In addition, Swede Henrik Stenson put himself in the mix with a birdie at the 13th to reach seven under.

# jim-furyk - Saturday 10 August, 2013

Jason Dufner needed this putt for the lowest-ever round at a Major PGa Championship This post contains videos

Jason Dufner needed this putt for the lowest-ever round at a Major

Dufner’s second round of 63 moves him into a two-shot lead at the PGA Championship at Oak Hill.

# jim-furyk - Wednesday 3 April, 2013

'Short, long, wide, whatever': McIlroy just needs more golf

The world number two is looking forward to some healthy competition in San Antonio.

# jim-furyk - Monday 3 December, 2012

Happy days: Graeme McDowell wins World Challenge

The golfer carded a four-under par 68 in the final round to secure a a three-stroke victory over Keegan Bradley.

# jim-furyk - Friday 21 September, 2012

Furyk grabs lead at PGA Tour Championship

Meanwhile, Rory McIlroy fired a 68 to stand in a share of seventh.

# jim-furyk - Tuesday 4 September, 2012

Mahan misses out as Love picks Ryder Cup wildcards

Dustin Johnson, Jim Furyk, Brandt Snedeker and Steve Stricker have been named as Davis Love III’s captain’s picks for the 2012 Ryder Cup.

# jim-furyk - Tuesday 28 August, 2012

In the Swing: Love's wildcard dilemma makes José's look easy

As the FedEx Cup Playoffs head to TPC Boston, Neil Cullen looks at the Americans in contention for one of Davis Love’s four wildcards.

# jim-furyk - Wednesday 8 August, 2012

Bradley in top form for PGA defence

The 26-year-old American triumphed by a stroke at last week’s WGC-Bridgestone Invitational to head into tomorrow’s opening round of the 2012 PGA Championship, the year’s final major, with winning form.

# jim-furyk - Monday 6 August, 2012

Bradley gears up for USPGA defence with Bridgestone WGC victory

The American poured in a 15-foot putt on the last to dash the hopes of compatriot Jim Furyk and clinch a spot at the Ryder Cup.

# jim-furyk - Sunday 5 August, 2012

Furyk holds onto Bridgestone lead, McIlroy fourth

The Irish golfer has produced an improved performance, following his recent disappointment in the British Open.

# jim-furyk - Saturday 4 August, 2012

Momentum: Furyk leads the way in Ohio

The American is 11 under par ahead of moving day. Tiger Woods is 13 shots off the pace.

# jim-furyk - Wednesday 4 July, 2012

Tiger Woods could top $100million in career earnings this weekend

The former world number one needs to win back-to-back titles for the first time since August 2009 against an impressive field at the Greenbrier Classic.

# jim-furyk - Tuesday 19 June, 2012

In the swing: Major breakthrough brings Simpson front and centre

Casual fans may not have known Webb Simpson before his US Open win on Sunday but he can no longer be ignored, writes Neil Cullen in this week’s column.

# jim-furyk - Monday 18 June, 2012

As it happened: US Open, day 4

Could Graeme McDowell ensure that the US Open title stayed in Northern Ireland for a third successive year? Check out our stroke-by-stroke coverage of the final round.

# jim-furyk - Sunday 17 June, 2012

US Open: Leaders have nothing but respect for one another

US Open: Leaders have nothing but respect for one another

McDowell described Furyk style as ‘plodding’, but ensured it was not taken as an insult.

Column: Woods still a puzzle, even to himself

The American has had a frustrating time of late at the US Open Championship.

Top man: McDowell feels right at home by Pacific's edge

The Northern Irishman has a share of the lead going into this evening’s final day at the US Open and he’s not keen on giving it up.

# jim-furyk - Friday 13 April, 2012

The golf goes on: Campbell, Taylor, Knost share RBC Heritage lead

Padraig Harrington is seven shots off the pace after his opening round at the Harbour Town Golf Links.

# jim-furyk - Tuesday 20 March, 2012

In the Swing: Easy come, easy go for McIlroy

We assess Luke Donald’s recent rise to world number one at the expense of Rory McIlroy.

# jim-furyk - Sunday 20 November, 2011

Tiger back in the winners' enclosure as US secure Presidents Cup

The American team claimed another Presidents Cup win with a 19-15 victory over Greg Norman’s International squad.

# jim-furyk - Wednesday 28 September, 2011

Couples opts for out-of-form Woods and Bill Haas over USPGA champ Bradley

The decision means USPGA champion and Rookie of the Year Keegan Bradley won’t be travelling to Australia.

# jim-furyk - Tuesday 23 August, 2011

In the swing: FedEx Cup is worthwhile, but it's just not the same as a Major

As the end of season playoff series rolls into view, Neil Cullen takes a look at its place in the golf world.

# jim-furyk - Wednesday 25 August, 2010

WORLD NUMBER SIX golfer Jim Furyk has been disqualified from the first FedEx Cup tournament – for oversleeping and missing his tee time for the Pro-Am before the tournament.

The golfer usually sets his alarm to wake up on his mobile phone – but its battery ran flat overnight, seeing him sleep through his assigned 7:30am tee-time.

“The hotel had power … but somehow my phone died,” Furyk said. “I never use a backup because I just figure if the phone is charged, I’m good to go.

“I’m beside myself, but I have a way of climbing into stupid situations. [But] the rules are rules. No matter what tournament it was, I would be upset. But I’m more upset because it’s this one.”

Furyk’s caddie and PGA reps tried to call Furyk – but, naturally, his mobile phone wasn’t ringing.

PGA Tour rules state that players are required to participate in the Pro-Am – where the crowd is allowed to intimately mingle with players on a day’s practice before the tournament itself begins – unless players are or their families are involved in medical emergencies.

Thankfully for Furyk, his Ryder Cup slot is already secure – but a string of good performances by his rivals in Tour rankings could see him fall to 19th in the points system it uses to decide a champion.

This won’t be a huge concern either, though, because the top 30 golfers in the tour are all invited to the season-ending Tour Championship.