Tony Pulis has parted company with Stoke City according to Sky sources.
The ban on anchored putting strokes will come into effect from January 1, 2016, the R&A and United States Golf Association have confirmed.
Europe's Ryder Cup captain Paul McGinley will have three wildcard picks instead of two when they face the USA at Gleneagles next year.
Sergio Garcia says he won't be making any attempt to patch up his relationship with Tiger Woods following their clash at the Players Championship.
Ian Bell and Graeme Swann have both recovered from illness to be included in England's squad for the second Test against New Zealand.