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LIV Golf has announced details for the 2022 LIV Golf Invitational Series Team Championship, taking place October 28th-30th at Trump National Doral Golf Club in Miami (seen above). The iconic ...

The Presidents Cup has announced the event’s overall charitable contribution of $2 million with the majority directed to Charlotte-based non-profit organizations, highlighted by $575,000 towards the Charlotte Mayor’s Racial Equity ...

All 48 players competing at the LIV Golf Invitational Chicago, as well as the tournament’s non-playing captain and reserve player, have sent a letter to Peter Dawson, Chairman of the ...

LIV Golf has announced the field for its fifth event of the year, the LIV Golf Invitational Chicago, teeing off September 16th-18th at Rich Harvest Farms. The global field showcases ...

Dustin Johnson holed an eagle putt at the first play-off hole to win the LIV Golf International in Boston and land the first prize of £3.49m ($4m). The two-time major ...

Taiga Semikawa of Japan, with a 6-under-par 65, led his team to a record 36-hole score of 264 at the 32nd World Amateur Team Championship at Le Golf National (Albatross) ...

Tiger Woods and Rory McIlroy’s TMRW Sports has announced TGL, a new tech-infused golf league in partnership with the PGA TOUR. TGL will showcase team matches fusing advanced tech and ...

The Europeans continued their dominance in the Junior Vagliano Trophy to take the match by 10-8 after the afternoon singles finished three points apiece. The renowned Rosemount Course in Perthshire ...

The DP World Tour returns to Denmark this week as Himmerland Golf & Spa Resort plays host to the eighth edition of the Made in HimmerLand. The event that started ...

Northern Ireland’s Rory McIlroy has become the first player to win the FedEx Cup three times after a remarkable last day at the PGA TOUR’s Tour Championship. McIlroy, 33, fought ...

LIV Golf has announced the field for its fourth event of the year, the LIV Golf Invitational Boston, teeing off September 2nd-4th at The International. The field includes six players ...

While the focus of attention for months has been the rivalry between the PGA TOUR and LIV Golf, it’s been clear that the PGA TOUR would have to make some ...

As part of the ongoing work on the World Handicap System integration, Scottish Golf has announced that it is working alongside other CONGU jurisdictions, The R&A and the WHS Interoperability ...

An exhibition at the The University of St Andrews in Scotland, often cited as the birthplace of golf, says that “gutta” golf balls in its collection are the products of ...

The final event of the 2021-22 PGA TOUR is the TOUR Championship, hosted at the East Lake Golf Club in Atlanta from August 25th-28th. The culmination of a year-long programme ...

Tom Weiskopf, a former PGA Tour player, died on Saturday at 79 in Big Sky, Montana. Weiskopf had been working until his death despite fighting pancreatic cancer since his diagnosis ...

Australian Matt Jones and Americans Talor Gooch and Hudson Swafford, who signed up with the Saudi-backed LIV Golf Series, have lost a court battle with the PGA to play in ...

Cabot, the developer and operator of master-planned golf resort communities, has announced the acquisition of Castle Stuart in the Scottish Highlands. The centrepiece of the iconic property, soon to be ...

Luke Donald has been appointed captain of Europe’s Ryder Cup team, but the position is fraught with difficulty. Let’s look at why Luke Donald is facing challenges as Europe’s Ryder ...

Ayaka Furue won her first LPGA title at the 2022 Trust Golf Women’s Scottish Open with a spectacular course record of 62 at Dundonald Links. At 22 years old, Furue ...

The AIG Women’s Open is coming to the Muirfield course for the first time after the 275-year-old club finally opened membership up to women in 2019. Muirfield last hosted a ...

An outdoor activity company, Zip World, is about to launch a new activity at its Llechwedd site in North Wales. The adventure company behind the world’s fastest zipline has developed ...

LIV Golf has announced the field for its third event of the season, the LIV Golf Invitational Bedminster, teeing off July 29th-31st at Trump National Golf Club Bedminster. The field ...

Henrik Stenson, who accepted the 2023 Ryder Cup captaincy in March, has been stripped of the role. But why is it that Henrik Stenson is to lose captaincy of the ...

Elysian Park Ventures and the PGA of America have created EP Golf Ventures, LLC, a new investment partnership designed to support innovation in the golf industry. Elysian Park Ventures, the ...

Cameron Smith described his victory at the 150th Open Championship at St Andrews as “unbelievable”, but amid the celebrations, controversy surrounding the rival LIV tournament rumbled on. Cameron Smith fought ...

The US Department of Justice (DOJ) has launched an investigation into the PGA TOUR over allegations of anticompetitive behavior. The Wall Street Journal reported on Monday 11th July that players’ ...

Legends of the game have got together at the R&A Celebration of Champions as golf icons from across eight decades celebrated the opening of the 150th Open at St Andrews. ...

The famous hotel that provides the iconic back-drop to the Carnoustie Championship Links has been bought by the Carnoustie Golf Links Management Committee (CGLMC). The price paid for the four-star ...

The latest issue of the PGA TOUR Essential Guide to Golf for 2021-22 is now out, covering all the PGA TOUR tournaments and TOUR news from the second half of ...