As Australian Jason Day took a one-shot lead into the third round at the Masters, a group of South Africans remained within striking distance.
South Africa's Louis Oosthuizen held on to his one-shot lead going into the final round of the rain-hit Malaysian Open.
The recently crowned world No. 1 golfer Rory McIlroy has tried his hand at tennis after facing Maria Sharapova in an exhibition match in New York.
Almost overlooked as Charl Schwartzel surged clear to clinch the US Masters was the fact that he eclipsed Tiger Woods with his breakthrough.
England's Luke Donald risked the Masters curse by capturing the Par 3 Contest on Wednesday at Augusta National Golf Club.
Ernie Els sees a wide-open fight for the Masters crown next month.
Phil Mickelson won his third Masters title and fourth Major crown on Sunday while Tiger Woods could only ponder what could have been.
Another year at the Masters, another flop, and Ernie Els says he has had enough. "I tell you it's killing me," he said after a third round of 75.
Britain's Lee Westwood maintained ice-cool composure while fending off an electrifying back-nine charge by Phil Mickelson.
Tiger Woods returned to golf at the Masters on Thursday while Tom Watson rolled back the years with his best round at Augusta National in 20 years.
Recent years have been hard for Ernie Els but he has never felt more confident for a US Masters after winning twice in his last three PGA starts.
Tiger Woods set his sights on winning back fans before a fifth green jacket as he faced the media and the public in his Augusta comeback on Monday.
Tiger Woods sprang a surprise at Augusta National on Sunday when he turned up without notice to play the back nine at the US Masters venue.
With Tiger Woods returning to golf, the mea culpa circus rolls into town for the first major tournament of the year.
Tiger Woods's return at the Masters after four months of self-imposed exile, will create a circus atmosphere that will test his ability to perform.
Tiger Woods's announcement on Tuesday that he will return to competitive golf at the Masters next month touched off joy around the golf world.
Argentina's Angel Cabrera won his second major championship with a nerve-jangling playoff victory at the US Masters on Sunday.
American Kenny Perry and Angel Cabrera of Argentina shared the lead on 11 under par after Saturday's US Masters third round.
After spending a year of his life competing at the Masters, golf legend Gary Player made an emotional farewell to the event on Friday.
Leader Chad Campbell picked up where he left off with three birdies on the front nine on Friday to improve to 10 under par early in the second round.