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Warrington-based retailer American Golf has been named as the new operator for Barnehurst Golf Club in South-East London. The plans submitted include a substantial investment for the site, which has ...

Golfers who have joined the Saudi Arabian-backed LIV Golf series will be allowed to play at next month’s Open at St Andrews. The PGA TOUR suspended 17 members who played ...

An unauthorized biography of legendary golf champion Phil Mickelson described as “juicy and freewheeling” is about to be published in the UK. As reported by longtime Sports Illustrated writer and ...

Matt Fitzpatrick claimed his first Major title with a one-shot victory in the US Open. The 27-year-old was only the third Englishman to win the sport’s second oldest major in ...

The Swedish Golf Hall of Fame, established by the Swedish Golf Association (SGF), is Golf Sweden’s highest award, and will be awarded to those who have meant the most to ...

England Golf has published a new sustainability plan and pledged to lead and inspire the golfing community in vital efforts to protect and preserve the environment. In line with the ...

Rory McIlroy made another strong start to a major at the 122nd US Open, in the week following his Canadian Open victory. The world Number 3 posted an opening-round 67 ...

Despite not having won a major for eight years, Rory McIlroy made a strong start at the US PGA Championship, ending the opening day with a one-shot lead. The day ...

This week, Jordan Spieth can enjoy all the usual home comforts with TPC Craig Ranch in McKinney, Texas, hosting the AT&T Byron Nelson. Despite living in a different suburb from ...

Justin Thomas has spoken out following the PGA’s official refusal to release players for the inaugural event of the Saudi-backed LIV Golf Invitational Series. Thomas has spoken up and said ...

As the opening battle looms between the PGA TOUR and Greg Norman’s rival golf league, the Australian has spoken out, and he firmly believes he will be on the winning ...

The quality of Scottie Scheffler’s victory in the Masters should not be overlooked or doubted by the remarkable feats of the chasing pack. This was as one-sided a tournament as ...

Tiger Woods confirmed his Masters comeback with a one-under-par 71 as the five-time champion contested the Masters in what he described as an “electric” atmosphere at Augusta. After suffering life-threatening ...

Golfing legend Jack Nicklaus has sent Scottie Scheffler heartfelt congratulations on becoming the number one golfer in the world and added that it seemed as if it was “old news ...

2022 Texas OpenEvent: Texas Open | Dates: March 31 – April 3Location: TPC San Antonio – San Antonio, TexasPar: 72 | Purse: $8.6 million The event before the Masters offered ...

Despite his not competing in a PGA TOUR event since 2020, speculation is red hot that Tiger Woods may play at the Masters in Augusta, Georgia, this week. Tiger’s private ...

It was a bizarre situation; Thomas Pieters did not receive a free drop from the same sprinkler head as Bryson DeChambeau did. Gary Young, PGA TOUR Chief Referee, has explained ...

When 15-year-old Ukranian golfer Mykhailo ‘Misha’ Golod stepped off the plane at Orlando International Airport, it marked the end of a marathon journey for the teenage sensation. The teenager and ...

The Masters is arguably the biggest golf event of the year – fans worldwide tune in to watch the best players in the sport battle it out for a chance ...

It has been confirmed that Phil Mickelson’s hiatus from competitive golf will continue until the Masters Tournament is over, at least. It was reported that Mickelson’s name was removed on ...

A Saudi Arabia-backed golf operation fronted by Greg Norman has announced a new series of tournaments, beginning with a $25m event in England in June 2022. The LIV Golf International ...

After a moving speech by his 14-year-old daughter Sam, Tiger Woods choked back tears as he was inducted into the World Golf Hall of Fame. Sam spoke about not knowing ...

Tiger Woods winning the Player Impact Program, which hands out vast sums of cash to the players who move the needle positively for the PGA, was no surprise. Neither was ...

“We should be allowed to make mistakes, and we should be allowed to ask for forgiveness and for people to forgive us and move on. Hopefully, he comes back at ...

Tiger Woods doesn’t need to be playing golf to be the prominent needle-mover in the golfing world. The former world number one hasn’t even come close to playing a competitive ...

Major names Dustin Johnson and Bryson DeChambeau have restated their commitment to the PGA tour, distancing themselves from a proposed Saudi-backed Super League. The two players, the biggest names associated ...

Despite many rumors to the contrary in the last few days, Bryson DeChambeau has categorically stated he isn’t done with the PGA Tour. Reports began circulating earlier in the week ...

Tiger Woods has confirmed that he will return to Genesis Invitational this year, reprising his role from last year as a non-playing tournament host. The tournament at Riviera Country Club ...

With only six holes to play in Scottsdale, Arizona, not many, including Scottie Scheffler himself, gave him much of a chance of lifting the trophy. “If you would have told ...

The PGA of America has named David Cannon of Sussex, England as the second recipient of the Lifetime Achievement Award in Photojournalism. Cannon and his work will be celebrated on ...