The new golf rules: What’s changing in 2019?

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Feature image credit: Valentin Valkov/Shutterstock On 1st January 2019, new golf rules will be implemented around the world. Last month golf’s two governing bodies, the R&A and USGA, unveiled new rules and there are some significant changes set to come into play, in an attempt to ‘modernise’ the game and speed

Who Should be the Ryder Cup Captain’s Picks?

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Europe: With 5 Ryder Cup rookies automatically qualifying for the European squad, Captain Darren Clarke will be looking for veterans to both guide the newcomers and perform in a familiar atmosphere. One Ryder Cup captain’s pick should be Englishman, Lee Westwood. A mind boggling 9-time Ryder Cupper, Westwood is coming off a

An Open Championship to Remember

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The 1977 Open Championship contested at Turnberry Golf Club is known as the ‘Duel in the Sun’ after the incredible performance by Jack Nicklaus and, the eventual winner, Tom Watson. This year’s Open Championship displayed a level of golf that has equaled, if not bettered, that of which took place

Should the Olympics be Considered Golf’s ‘Fifth Major’?

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Golf has returned to the Olympics for the first time since 1904, where Canadian, George Lyon, took home the gold medal. Golf’s long awaited return to the pinnacle of sports competitions has sparked a debate as to whether the Olympics should or will be considered golf’s ‘fifth major’. Due to recent

Action at 145th Open

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The 145th Open has burst into life with Phil Mickelson leading the pack after shooting only the second ever 63 round recorded in Royal Troon history. The American came devastatingly close to the all time course record but missed his birdie putt on the 18th by whiskers. Soren Kjeldsen, Zach Johnson and

Spieth Favourite For US Open Despite Masters Meltdown

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  Last years US Open champion Jordan Spieth has been installed as the favourite to defend his title as the tournament at the Oakmond Country Club draws ever closer. Having led the recent US Masters at Augusta by five strokes going into the back nine on the final day, Spieth inexplicably

Tiger Woods will miss the US Masters

Tiger Woods will miss the US Masters

Four times champion Tiger Woods will not play at next weeks US Masters which starts April 4th, Woods is not physical ready to compete because rehabilitation from back surgery has progressed enough to allow him to be ready in time. The former world No1 and 14-time major title winner hasn't played

Tiger Woods shoots career-worst at Memorial

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Former world number one Tiger Woods suffered his worst professional round with a 13-over-par 85 on day three of the Memorial Tournament in Ohio. This is a new low for Tiger Woods ranked 172 in the world will play the final round of the memorial today on his own after

Lewis Hamilton Wins BBC Sports Personality

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Lewis Hamilton has won the 2014 Sports Personality of the Year beating Rory McIlory and Jo Pavey to the title. The McLaren F1 Driver was tipped to win the title and that was confirmed on Sunday night in front of a big crowd in Glasgow. The title caps off a