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The Preview: RBC Heritage

The Preview: RBC Heritage

The PGA Tour travels to South Carolina this week for another edition of the RBC Heritage. Who will don the plaid jacket? 13 Apr 2021
Opinion: Gary Player’s golf balls sully momentous occasion

Opinion: Gary Player’s golf balls sully momentous occasion

At first it needed to be confirmed weary eyes weren’t playing tricks on me in the late hours of Thursday night. But a quick check on Twitter confirmed what could not even be dreamed of. 9 Apr 2021
Gallery: Masters Round One

Gallery: Masters Round One

The Masters got underway this morning with the ceremonial opening tee shots hit by Jack Nicklaus and Gary Player, alongside Lee Elder. Here are the best images from day one, where Justin Rose leads. 9 Apr 2021
Masters in ceremonial salute to Lee Elder

Masters in ceremonial salute to Lee Elder

Lee Elder, who was the first black player to compete in the Masters, joined Gary Player and Jack Nicklaus as an honorary starter ahead of the tournament's 85th staging. 9 Apr 2021
Westwood targets Nicklaus record

Westwood targets Nicklaus record

Should he win the Masters on Sunday, Lee Westwood would supplant Jack Nicklaus as the oldest Masters champion – and their place in golf history would also be linked in another way. 7 Apr 2021
50 memorable Masters moments

50 memorable Masters moments

Over the course of the 84 previous Masters Tournaments held on the hallowed grounds of Augusta National there has been many iconic moments. From heartbreaks to unlikely comebacks, here are 50 of the best in Masters history. 6 Apr 2021
The Preview: Augusta National Women’s Amateur

The Preview: Augusta National Women’s Amateur

After being cancelled in 2020, the Augusta National Women’s Amateur returns this week. Here is all you need to know, including the format, players to watch and details of both courses. 30 Mar 2021
Morri: A little more conversation on Elvis

Morri: A little more conversation on Elvis

There’s no such thing as a ‘can’t-miss kid’. The golf history books are littered with those who were ordained the next Tiger or Jack or Greg Norman but who, for all sorts of reasons mostly unrelated to ability, never made it. 29 Mar 2021
USGA adds to world-leading Dye collection

USGA adds to world-leading Dye collection

The United States Golf Association (USGA), at the invitation of Crooked Stick Golf Club members Joe and Marcia Luigs, along with Tony Pancake, the club’s director of golf, has acquired a selection of artefacts and ephemera from the estate of Pete and Alice Dye. 18 Mar 2021
Sungjae ready for title defence at PGA National

Sungjae ready for title defence at PGA National

Korea’s Sungjae Im enjoys the carnage that comes with the PGA Tour’s annual Florida Swing. Even with treacherous hazards and firm greens abound, the Korean star still manages to feel right at home. 17 Mar 2021
The Preview: The Honda Classic

The Preview: The Honda Classic

The PGA Tour returns to PGA National and “The Bear Trap” for The Honda Classic this week. Here’s everything you need to know about the event, including course information, players to watch and TV times. 16 Mar 2021
Morri: Golf’s contrived efforts

Morri: Golf’s contrived efforts

Shameless self-promotion time. Last week, we had a fascinating discussion on the Good-Good Golf Podcast about the notions of ‘Big’ and ‘Small’ golf. 1 Mar 2021
Lucky-to-be-alive Tiger faces hardest test

Lucky-to-be-alive Tiger faces hardest test

In a career filled with remarkable comebacks, Tiger Woods faces perhaps his toughest recovery of all. 25 Feb 2021
Reaction to Tiger Woods' car crash

Reaction to Tiger Woods' car crash

Here is some of the reaction to Tiger Woods' car accident in Los Angeles that has left him in hospital with serious injuries ... 24 Feb 2021
Tiger Woods undergoes surgery after car crash

Tiger Woods undergoes surgery after car crash

Tiger Woods was in the driver's seat of a mangled SUV that rolled and ended up on its side down a steep roadway in the Los Angeles suburbs on Tuesday morning, seatbelt still fastened, both legs seriously injured. 24 Feb 2021
Tiger Woods unsure of playing the Masters

Tiger Woods unsure of playing the Masters

With the Masters about six weeks away, Tiger Woods says he isn't certain he will be ready to play in the year's first major championship. 22 Feb 2021
Robert C. Lewis Jr named Bob Jones Award recipient

Robert C. Lewis Jr named Bob Jones Award recipient

Robert C. Lewis Jr, a veteran of six Walker Cup Matches who is renowned for his sportsmanship and integrity, has been named the recipient of the 2021 Bob Jones Award, the United States Golf Association’s highest honour. 10 Feb 2021
Davis Love III named US Team captain for 2022 Presidents Cup

Davis Love III named US Team captain for 2022 Presidents Cup

Two-time Ryder Cup captain Davis Love III will captain the US Team when it hosts the Presidents Cup against the International Team in his home town of Charlotte in 2022. 27 Jan 2021
Trump awards Medal of Freedom to golf trio

Trump awards Medal of Freedom to golf trio

US president Donald Trump, facing calls for his removal from office, turned from controversy to ceremony on Thursday as he awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom to golfers Annika Sorenstam, Gary Player and Babe Didrikson Zaharias. 8 Jan 2021
Tiger & Charlie ready for PNC Champs

Tiger & Charlie ready for PNC Champs

Tiger Woods and his 11-year-old son were on the practice range together Thursday at the PNC Championship, and social media was blazing with how good Charlie's swing looked, right down to the club twirl. 18 Dec 2020
The Thing About Golf Podcast #33 - Author, Tom Callahan

The Thing About Golf Podcast #33 - Author, Tom Callahan

Tom Callahan is one of the best all-round sports writers in the world. 16 Dec 2020