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World Match Play: England's Tyrrell Hatton out after rule breach

England's Tyrrell Hatton is knocked out of the World Golf Championship Match Play after incurring a two-stroke penalty in his three-man play-off. Read more

McIlroy knocked out of WGC Match Play by Kjeldsen

Rory McIlroy is eliminated from the WGC Match Play, with a day of the group stages to go, as Denmark's Soren Kjeldsen wins 4&3. Read more

Kia Classic: Catriona Matthew recovers as three share lead in California

Catriona Matthew holes four birdies in eight holes to be in contention after round one of the Kia Classic in California. Read more

World Match Play: Rory McIlroy beaten by Soren Kjeldsen in opener

Rory McIlroy loses to world number 68 Soren Kjeldsen in his opening group contest at the WGC Match Play in Texas. Read more

World Match Play: Tearful Jason Day pulls out to be with ill mother

An emotional Jason Day withdraws from the WGC Match Play in Texas to be with his mother who has lung cancer. Read more

Tokyo 2020 golf venue votes to admit women

The Tokyo 2020 Olympic golf venue votes to admit women as full members, after risking being stripped of the event under previous policy. Read more

Arnold Palmer Invitational: Rory McIlroy & Tyrrell Hatton fourth as Leishman wins

Northern Ireland's Rory McIlroy and England's Tyrrell Hatton finish tied for fourth at the Arnold Palmer Invitational as Marc Leishman wins. Read more

Hall takes third in World Ladies Championship

England's Georgia Hall finishes in a tie for third at the World Ladies Championships in Haikou after a closing round of 67. Read more

Muirfield: Rory McIlroy says women ban was 'obscene'

World number three Rory McIlroy remains critical of Muirfield after the club votes to admit women members for the first time. Read more

80% vote to have women members at Muirfield

Muirfield golf club will be allowed to host the Open again after voting to admit women members for the first time. Read more

Masters 2017: BBC extends broadcast deal

The BBC agrees an extension to its deal to broadcast the Masters, after 50 years of coverage from Augusta. Read more

Sport on the BBC: The best of this week's action

This week's sport on the BBC includes international football, BBL Championship basketball and the return of Formula 1. Read more

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Cody Gribble pushes alligator off golf course

What do you do when you come across an alligator on a golf course? Ask pro golfer Cody Gribble... Read more

What's spooking the golfers in Orlando?

Professional golfer Smylie Kaufman and his caddie were in for a surprise at the sixth hole in Florida. Read more

Will 2019 proposed rule changes shake up golf?

Withington Golf Course pro Steve Marr discusses some of the proposed golf rule changes which could see significant shifts in how the sport is played from 2019. Read more

R&A's Martin Slumbers welcomes new Muirfield vote over women members

Muirfield's decision to hold a second ballot on admitting female members "delighted" the head of the R&A. Read more

Graeme McDowell targets 2018 Ryder Cup return in France

Graeme McDowell says he is "super motivated" to make Europe's Ryder Cup team in 2018 after missing out on last year's event. Read more

Disappointed Rory McIlroy loses South Africa play-off

Rory McIlroy admits he needed a "little bit more" after losing to Graeme Storm in a play-off at the South Africa Open. Read more

Rory McIlroy stays in contention in South African Open despite back pain

Rory McIlroy will head into the final round of the South African Open three behind leader Graeme Storm, despite continuing to suffer back pain. Read more