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Tiger Woods positive despite coming up just short at PGA Championship

Feeding off the "energy" from the huge swathes of fans lining the fairways in St Louis, Woods fired a superb six-under 64 - the lowest final-day score of his major career - but that was not enough to deny Brooks Koepka winning his second major of the year

Brooks Koepka wins second major of the year to deny Tiger...

The double US Open champion and Scott were tied for the lead with four holes remaining, with Woods just one behind and two holes ahead, but Koepka then holed pivotal birdie putts on 15 and 16 and held on to claim his third win of the last seven majors by a two-shot margin

PGA Championship: Gary Woodland leads on 10 under as day two...

Woodland enjoyed the first-round lead following his opening 64 in Missouri, and he added a composed 66 to set the early clubhouse target at 10 under on Friday as Dustin Johnson and Brooks Koepka put themselves in good positions for a weekend charge

PGA: Ian Poulter boosts Ryder Cup hopes with solid start at...

Poulter, who is playing for the fifth consecutive week, justified his decision to arrive at Bellerive on Wednesday following a couple of days at home as he fired a solid three-under 67 to lie just two shots behind early leader and playing partner Rickie Fowler

Justin Thomas claims first WGC title by four shots at Firestone

Thomas led by three overnight and produced a composed final-round 69 at Firestone Country Club to land his first World Golf Championship crown as the challenges of playing partner Rory McIlroy and Ian Poulter faded on the final day

Justin Thomas leads from Rory McIlroy and Ian Poulter at Firestone

Firmer and faster conditions contributed to a significant downturn in the low scores of the first two rounds, but Thomas still managed to make six birdies while also dropping three shots as he opened up a three-stroke advantage on 14 under par

Tommy Fleetwood and Ian Poulter flying high at Firestone

Overnight-leader Poulter added a solid 67 to his career-best 62 in the opening round to set the early target at 11 under, and he was soon joined by compatriot Fleetwood after he returned a bogey-free 63

Ian Poulter earns one-shot lead after opening 62 at Firestone

Poulter has two WGC titles in his collection but has never finished higher the 13th at Firestone Country Club, but he put himself in pole position in the final staging of the event after his eight-birdie effort in near perfect conditions

Tiger Woods happy to grind it out on encouraging first day...

Woods began at the 10th and cruised to the turn in three under par while not missing a fairway until the 18th, although he atoned by draining a huge 50-foot putt for birdie, but his long-game became ragged on the front nine and he found the short grass only one further time in the round

Scottish Open: Rickie Fowler and Lee Westwood one off the lead

List ended the first day with a one-shot lead after he defied his lack of links golf experience to match the course record of 63 at Gullane, while Fowler, Westwood and English veteran Robert Rock all opened with confident 64s