Ryder Cup

2017 Review: Brooks' Major breakthrough - Challenge Tour

The U.S. Open will always hold a special place in the hearts of the Koepka family. In 2012 their eldest son, a promising amateur golfer, earned a …

Golf

'Mediocrity not ok for me' - McDowell

Northern Ireland golfer Graeme McDowell tells BBC Sport NI's Stephen Watson he does not want his career to end on a low after a disappointing year and explains he has put together a five-year plan to resurrect his game.<p>The 2010 US Open champion says the game has moved on, and has become more …

UK Golf

Stroud, pros pitch in at Texas charity event for hurricane victims

HOUSTON -- When devastating Hurricane Harvey and the resulting floods hit the Houston and Southeast Texas area this fall, World Golf Hall of Famer …

PGA Tour

Nathaniel Crosby appointed U.S. captain for Walker Cup

FAR HILLS, N.J. -- Nathaniel Crosby is returning to Royal Liverpool for the Walker Cup, this time as the U.S. captain.<p>The USGA has selected Crosby to …

Golf

Former Ryder Cup player sums up his dreadful season in one perfect, self-deprecating tweet

Someday when David Howell is assessing his golf career, he'll look back on 2017 as a forgettable year. The two-time Ryder Cup player made 21 starts on the European Tour, missing 17 cuts and posting a 48th place at the BMW PGA Championship as his best finish. But after wrapping up his unproductive …

Golf

Holytown golf club boss jailed for theft

The boss of Sir David Murray's golf club appears in court and is told to repay £4590 in missing membership fees<p>The manager of Sir David Murray’s …

Sport (UK)

Kedleston Park To Host English Boys’ U16 Open Amateur Stroke Play in 2018

Kedleston Park in Derbyshire will host the English Boy's U16 Amateur Stroke Play in July 2018.<p><b>Kedleston Park To Host English Boys’ U16 Open Amateur</b> …

Sport (UK)

Garcia wins Golf Writers' award

Sergio Garcia received further recognition for his memorable 2017 by being awarded the Association of Golf Writers Trophy for a second time.

Golf

The Best Holiday Gift Guide For Golfers

Searching for great gifts for the golfer in your family?<p>There’s a seemingly endless mix of golf gadgetry and gag gifts, but here are some options that golfers are sure to love — can’t-miss clubs and balls, great reads, trendy apparel and footwear, and essential accessories.<p>Let’s face it, almost …

Golf

Golf club votes to sell clubhouse for housing

GOLFERS in Baildon have voted to sell off their clubhouse to make way for five new homes.<p>Members of Baildon Golf Club voted in favour of the sale at …

Golf

Sergio Garcia ends Stenson's and McIlroy's run, wins European Tour player of the year - CBSSports.com

The Spaniard captures another piece of hardware during an all-time season<p>It was a big year for Sergio Garcia. He won the Masters, got married, …

Golf

How Henrik Stenson helped inspire Sergio Garcia to Masters glory

Sergio Garcia has revealed how words of advice from Ryder Cup teammate Henrik Stenson helped inspire him to Masters glory.<p>The 37-year-old broke his …

Golf

Garcia voted as European Tour's golfer of the year

VIRGINIA WATER, England (AP) — Sergio Garcia has been voted as the European Tour's golfer of the year after claiming his first major title at the Masters and winning two more events in 2017.<p>The 37-year-old Spaniard, who also got married in July, says "I think both on and off the golf course it has …

Golf

Rory McIlroy adds Honda Classic to 2018 schedule

Rory McIlroy’s pre-Masters schedule is closing in on being complete.<p>The Honda Classic announced Thursday that McIlroy will compete in the 2018 event, …

Golf

Jordan Spieth takes playful jab at Tiger Woods over his TV ratings

One of the most interesting subplots of Tiger Woods' latest return to golf is how he'll fit in with the young group of stars that has taken over the game in his absence. Stints as assistant captain by Woods at both the 2016 Ryder Cup and 2017 Presidents Cup gave golf fans a window into how much he …

Sport (UK)

Pro golfers and their cars: Some of the best rides past and present

Golfer Lexi Thompson showed off a sharp new Nissan GT-R on social media Wednesday.<p>Solid workout in this morning, time to go pick up a little purchase …

Golf

#AskAlan: Would Tiger weaken or strengthen the 2018 U.S. Ryder Cup team?

This week's mailbag once again features a wealth of Tiger-related questions. Let's get into it:<p><b>Will the Hero World Challenge win be a harbinger of a</b> …

Golf

Bubba + Brandt = Team bounce-back

NAPLES, Fla. – The last time Brandt Snedeker and Bubba Watson were on the same team it was at the 2016 Ryder Cup at Hazeltine. Snedeker was a player, …

Golf

10 Best Drivers on the European Tour in 2017

Sam Tremlett takes a look at the 10 Best Drivers on the European Tour in 2017 in relation to distance.<p><b>The 10 Best Drivers on the European Tour in 2017</b><p>…

Sport (UK)

ONE OF THE TOUR’S ELITE AT 23 with Jon Rahm

<b>ONE OF THE TOUR’S ELITE AT 23:</b><p><b>Jon Rahm’s Miraculous Rookie Season</b><p>Most 23-year-olds are recent college graduates desperately searching for an …

Golf

Why Tommy Fleetwood Should Be Nominated For SPOTY

Sam Tremlett looks at why Tommy Fleetwood has been snubbed from the Sports Personality shortlist, and says the format needs to change.<p><b>Why Tommy</b> …

Sport (UK)

Justin Rose to host 2018 British Masters at Walton Heath

The 2018 British Masters will take place at England’s Walton Heath Golf Club in Surrey south of London, tournament host Justin Rose announced …

Golf

11 Former Golfers Who Have Changed Careers

Here, we look at some who stepped away to follow other pursuits<p><b>11 Former Golfers Who Have Changed Careers</b><p>Golf is rare among sports in that …

Sport (UK)

Gift ideas to tee up the golfer’s ideal Christmas

<b>Kevin Markham</b> looks at a broad range of potential Christmas gifts for golfers...

Golf

Celtic Manor Scoops World of Leading Golf Award

The Celtic Manor Resort is celebrating winning the award for Best Newcomer at the World of Leading Golf Awards.<p>The award, which was presented at a …

News (Wales)

Best trophies in golf

From the Ryder Cup to the Claret Jug, a look at some of the best golf trophies.<p>One of the best two-for-ones in golf: the trophies for winning the …

Golf

12 Festive Giveaways

It has been a busy year on the European Tour as we have been all round the world across 49 tournaments and launched the inaugural Rolex Series which …

Golf

Sam Torrance: Return of megastar Tiger Woods is wonderful news for all of golf

After four operations on injury problems which can be traced back to the last of his 14 Major victories almost a decade ago, Tiger Woods showed at …

Sport (UK)

The Lowdown: MCB Tour Championship - Senior Tour

<i>We return to Mauritius for the seventh edition of the MCB Tour Championship, the final event of the 2017 European Senior Tour season. With the John</i> …

Golf

The Expense-Account Racket

It was almost a rite of passage. Soon after I started on Wall Street in the 1980s, sales folks from the trading floor invited me to dinner. We met at one of those fancy New York steakhouses where French wines flow like tap water. I felt part of a new fun group.<p>Until, that is, the bill came. …

Opinion