Charl Schwartzel won the Masters Tournament, his first victory at one of golf’s major championships, by two strokes from Adam Scott and Jason Day.
Charl Schwartzel won golf’s Masters Tournament, closing with four birdies for a 6-under-par 66 during a final round in which seven players held at least a share of the lead.
U.S. Open golf champion Rory McIlroy split with his agents at International Sports Management and joined Horizon Sports Management.
Defending champion Charl Schwartzel scored a final-round 67, 4 under-par, to win golf’s Joburg Open today.
Tiger Woods’s first absence from golf’s Masters Tournament in 20 years is giving some of the record 24 rookies in the field confidence they can join Fuzzy Zoeller as the only first-timers to win since 1936.
Nike Inc.’s golf division added a rising star and gave a contract extension to its highest-profile endorser. Those $100 million moves haven’t budged its list of major championships.
There’s a Tiger Woods-like performance being put on at the U.S. Open, while the game’s biggest draw hobbles at home on crutches.
South Africa’s Charl Schwartzel has a one-stroke lead going into the second round, while defending champion Tiger Woods is tied for 27th at the PGA’s Memorial Tournament.