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Justin Rose defeated Li Haotong in a play-off to defend the first title of his illustrious career at the Turkish Airlines Open, returning to the top of the Official World ...

History will be made this summer when Pinehurst Resort & Country Club hosts the 36-hole match-play final of the 119th U.S. Amateur Championship on two courses. When the 2019 championship ...

Looking ahead to the 2019 Masters Tournament? Our comprehensive guide will make sure you know everything there is to know about the upcoming event. The background When Bobby Jones retired ...

PGA TOUR star Robert Garrigus has become the latest golfer to fall foul of the new rules over drug use after being hit with a three-month ban for a positive ...

Rory McIlroy has won the Players Championship, beating Jim Furyk by just one shot after a thrilling final round at Sawgrass. This is McIlroy’s first win in a year, and ...

After a short break for injury, Tiger Woods heads into this week’s Players Championship with his neck in good shape. Woods withdrew from last week’s Arnold Palmer Invitational, citing a ...

The PGA Tour Rookie of the Year will now receive the Arnold Palmer Award after a new trophy was unveiled. From 2019, the outstanding rookie of the season will lift ...

Tiger Woods has been sidelined with a neck injury and will miss the Arnold Palmer Invitational at Bay Hill. Just a week after withdrawing from the Honda Classic in order ...

With THE PLAYERS Championship just around the corner, here’s everything you need to know about the tournament, from course information to last year’s winner. When and where? March 14-17, 2019 in Ponte ...

Royal Liverpool has been chosen to host the 2022 Open Championship with the Hoylake links set to stage the major for the 13th time. The R&A announced on Tuesday that ...

Everyone has a bad day at the office now and again, but for John McLaren—caddie to Paul Casey—his unfortunately made headlines worldwide. McLaren, affectionately known as Johnny Long Socks on ...

Tiger Woods won’t be in the field for this week’s Honda Classic at the PGA National after a rejigging his schedule ahead of the first major of the year. With ...

Rory McIlroy has made another u-turn and vowed to play in enough European Tour events in 2019 to retain his membership, but controversially will miss his home tournament the Irish ...

Steve Stricker will be charged with the task of regaining the Ryder Cup after being named as the new captain for the United States team. Striker will replace Jim Furyk ...

Sergio Garcia, a controversial figure from time to time, has vowed to change following his disqualification from the Saudi International for serious misconduct. Spaniard Garcia was kicked off the inaugural ...

The PGA TOUR schedule has been revamped for 2018-19, featuring significant events every month and culminating with the FedExCup Playoffs in August. The biggest moves are THE PLAYERS Championship shifting ...

The United States Golf Association (USGA) announced sectional qualifying sites for the 2nd U.S. Senior Women’s Open Championship, which will be contested this May at Pine Needles Lodge & Golf ...

Rickie Fowler is to play the TaylorMade TP5x ball for the 2019 season and beyond, after signing a multi-year agreement with the leading golf-equipment manufacturer. Fowler was one of the ...

A momentous moment in time for golf will take place this month, when 2019 Inductees Retief Goosen, Billy Payne, Jan Stephenson and Dennis Walters come together for the first time ...

It was one of the new rules brought into world golf for 2019, but some of the world’s leading golfers have already expressed dismay at the new regulation to drop ...

One of the most talked about players in world golf is to get his big chance after being invited to make his PGA Tour debut in the Pebble Beach Pro-Am ...

Golf fans will be able to stream up to 140 hours of PGA TOUR action free on Twitter in 2019 following the extension of a multiyear agreement between the two ...

Three-time major winner Padraig Harrington will succeed Thomas Bjorn and captain the European Ryder Cup team, which will defend the title at Whistling Straits in 2020. Harrington was a vice-captain ...

World number two ranked Justin Rose has signed a multi-year deal with Japanese manufacturer Honma Golf and will start using new prototype clubs in 2019. Rose, the 2013 US Open ...

Rory McIlroy looks to have made a dramatic u-turn and changed his 2019 schedule to ensure he does not lose European Tour membership. The Northern Irishman said in November, when ...

Tiger Woods completed a memorable—and winning—return to golf in 2018, and it was equally successful off the course too, and therefore Tiger Woods’ net worth rose to $800 million. Former ...

Tiger Woods may have been the tournament host at the Hero World Challenge in the Bahamas, but it did not stop him from getting embroiled in a rules controversy. Did ...

The PGA TOUR should consider using the shot clock in tournaments after it was deemed to be a huge success when used in the European Tour’s Austrian Open. The Austrian ...

A host of new rules will be adopted by golf worldwide on January 1, 2019, and we’ve rounded up everything you need to know for the new year. The USGA ...

George H.W. Bush, 41st president of the United States, died at his home in Houston, Texas on November 30 at 94 years old. With his death, the game of golf ...