Rory McIlroy hits back at proposed ‘Super League Golf’ and slams ‘money-grabbing’ Saudis

Furious Rory McIlroy slams $1bn Saudi ‘Super League Golf’ idea as ‘nothing more than a money grab’, while insisting no amount of cash will see him leave the PGA Tour Rory McIlroy has had his say on the proposed ‘Super League Golf’ concept  Money-spinning move comes after the uproar which football recently faced  McIlroy labelled … Read more

Justin Rose, Dustin Johnson and Brooks Koepka ‘receive $30m offers to join $1bn Saudi Super League’

World’s top golfers including No 1 Dustin Johnson, four-time major winner Brooks Koepka and England’s Justin Rose among those offered $30-50m to leave the PGA Tour and join $1bn Saudi-backed Premier Golf League A Saudi-backed global tour is offering a reported $1billion in prize money  Contract sums for the top players have reportedly risen up … Read more

The Grand Old Master: Gary Player recalls how 60 years ago he ended America’s Augusta monopoly

Sixty years have now passed since a pugnacious South African upstart flew the oceans and steeled himself to take on the mighty Arnold Palmer and his fanatical Augusta army. Sixty years since the game’s original global ambassador shocked the patrons to pull off a triumph that, to this day, still ranks as arguably the most … Read more

Dustin Johnson storms to record-breaking Masters victory as he shoots lowest score score at Augusta

We might have guessed that when Dustin Johnson finally won the Masters he would do so smashing all sorts of records. The prodigiously gifted 36-year-old American showed his brittle side on the front nine to keep things interesting, before blowing everyone away over the best back nine in golf. A week that began with all … Read more

Golf legend John Daly facing his greatest battle after being diagnosed with bladder cancer

It’s the kind of news that cuts across sporting boundaries. A bulletin guaranteed to provoke sadness and sympathy far beyond the buttoned-down world of members’ lounges and captain’s fourballs. John Daly has spent the best part of three decades entertaining the public — golf fans and philistines alike — and upsetting the stuffed shirts who … Read more

Tiger Woods’ son Charlie steals the show at junior tournament as golf star acts as his caddy

Tiger Woods’ son Charlie, 11, steals show at junior tournament with his legendary father acting as his caddy as he wins by FIVE SHOTS Tiger Woods’ son Charlie came out on top in a junior nine-hole golf competition   The 11-year-old shot a three-under 33 in Florida as he won by five shots in Florida  His … Read more