Yahoo Sports - United States
TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Inverness Club has been selected by the United States Golf Association as the host site for the 2019 U.S. Junior Amateur Championship, to be contested July 15-20.
Posted on 17 December 2014 @ 5:13 pm
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — Brad Fritsch of Canada earned full status on the Web.com Tour by closing with a 5-under 66 to win the qualifying tournament by seven shots. It was the second-widest margin at Q-school in the last 25 years.
Posted on 16 December 2014 @ 11:32 pm
The idea that the PGA Tour calendar is too full depends on how you look at the calendar.
Posted on 16 December 2014 @ 10:13 pm
VIRGINIA WATER, England (AP) — Rory McIlroy has been chosen as the European Tour player of the year, capping a season in which he won two majors, the Ryder Cup, and topped the money lists in Europe and the United States.
Posted on 16 December 2014 @ 10:08 pm
Winston Churchill would have been impressed.
Posted on 16 December 2014 @ 5:21 pm
LONDON (Reuters) – Rory McIlroy has been named the European Tour’s Golfer of the Year for the second time in three seasons, capping an outstanding 2014 for the world number one. The 25-year-old Northern Irishman landed the British Open title in July and the U.S. PGA Championship crown in August — the third and fourth majors of his career — before winning three points as Europe retained the Ryder Cup in September. …
Posted on 16 December 2014 @ 9:17 am
LONDON (Reuters) – World number one Rory McIlroy has urged golf’s rule-makers to quicken the game up at grass-roots level in order to make it more attractive to youngsters. More people are watching the sport on television these days but fewer are taking to the fairways and the 25-year-old Northern Irishman believes something needs to be done to reverse the trend. “Everything’s so instant now and everyone doesn’t have as much time as they used to so you maybe try some way of speeding the game up,” McIlroy told BBC radio. “The viewership in golf is up but the participation is down. …
Posted on 15 December 2014 @ 8:11 pm
Sky Sports - Great Britain
The Amateur Championship will return to Royal St George’s for the 14th time in 2017, the Royal and Ancient has confirmed.
Posted on 17 December 2014 @ 4:00 pm
Stephen Gallacher has set himself “massive goals” for next year as he looks to build on a memorable 2014 campaign.
Posted on 17 December 2014 @ 10:38 am
Re-live one of the greatest comeback years in golf as Sky Sports reflects on a remarkable 12 months for Rory McIlroy.
Posted on 16 December 2014 @ 2:48 pm
Sam Torrance has criticised Sir Nick Faldo for labelling Sergio Garcia “useless” on the eve of September’s Ryder Cup.
Posted on 16 December 2014 @ 9:15 am
Rory McIlroy has added another prestigious award to his fast-growing collection after being named Race to Dubai European Tour Golfer of the Year for 2014.
Posted on 16 December 2014 @ 9:05 am
Ewen Murray reflects on a memorable 2014 for European golf, spearheaded by Rory McIlroy, Martin Kaymer and Paul McGinley’s victorious Ryder Cup team.
Posted on 15 December 2014 @ 6:44 pm
Branden Grace steamrollered his way to his first European Tour title in two years thanks to a seven-shot victory at the Alfred Dunhill Championship.
Posted on 14 December 2014 @ 3:03 pm
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Indian Express - India
Woods is yet to reach pre-scandal endorsement totals but has bounced back from a 2011 low of $62 mn.
Posted on 8 January 2014 @ 7:21 am
McIlroy is claiming his first win of the new year his engagement to tennis star Wozniacki.
Posted on 1 January 2014 @ 9:00 pm
Bhullar sank all his three birdies on Sunday on the back-nine 11th, 13th and 14th.
Posted on 1 December 2013 @ 8:00 pm
McIlroy nervelessly sank a 10-foot birdie putt at the 18th to finish on 18-under-par.
Posted on 1 December 2013 @ 9:24 am
Jeev Milkha Singh is on a two-week long break from the sport in his hometown Chandigarh.
Posted on 6 October 2013 @ 6:31 pm
Tiger Woods was named on Friday as the PGA Tour’s Player of the Year for a record 11th time.
Posted on 27 September 2013 @ 4:15 pm
Henrik Stenson held his nerve to fend off a last-day charge by Jordan Spieth.
Posted on 23 September 2013 @ 9:39 am
Golf Week - United States
The Royal Trophy, which is a Ryder Cup-style event featuring teams from Europe and Asia, was postponed Tuesday two days before it was set to begin.
Posted on 17 December 2014 @ 9:27 pm
The 2019 U.S. Junior Amateur Championship will be played at Inverness Club in Toledo, Ohio.
Posted on 17 December 2014 @ 8:03 pm
President Barack Obama’s announcement Dec. 17 of a new era in Cuban-American relations, including normalized diplomatic recognition and some modest restrictions in trade, represent considerable steps for golf in that country.
Posted on 17 December 2014 @ 7:07 pm
The Champions Tour announced its 26-event schedule for 2015 on Wednesday.
Posted on 17 December 2014 @ 6:34 pm
For the first time in many years, the annual Golf Coaches Association of America National Convention in Las Vegas was laid back and presented a lot of reasons to smile.
Posted on 17 December 2014 @ 6:14 pm
La Quinta Resort hosts Golfweek’s Senior Amateur in April.
Posted on 17 December 2014 @ 4:31 pm
The first Tiger Woods-designed golf course is up and running. Woods’ project at Diamante in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico is complete, and officially opened Dec. 16.
Posted on 17 December 2014 @ 4:27 pm