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Day targets rescheduled majors glory

Day targets rescheduled majors glory

A relieved Jason Day has welcomed golf stakeholders' new plan to squeeze in three of the four majors and resume the PGA Tour in the second half of a year. 7 Apr 2020
Harrington: Shorten passage to Ryder Cup

Harrington: Shorten passage to Ryder Cup

Padraig Harrington says it would be better to stage the Ryder Cup on schedule this September with a shortened qualification period than postpone the biennial showpiece. 2 Apr 2020
Fleetwood still has Ryder Cup hopes

Fleetwood still has Ryder Cup hopes

World No.10 Tommy Fleetwood hopes this year's scheduled Ryder Cup can act as an "amazing torch" after the coronavirus pandemic. 30 Mar 2020
Make Ryder Cup priority in golf year: Rose

Make Ryder Cup priority in golf year: Rose

Justin Rose believes the Ryder Cup deserves to remain a highlight of the golfing calendar when sporting action resumes following the coronavirus pandemic. 26 Mar 2020
The Huggan Interview: Ian Poulter

The Huggan Interview: Ian Poulter

One of the last Tour players to emerge from the ranks of pro-shop assistant, Ryder Cup hero and 17-time Tour winner Ian Poulter has exceeded the expectations of many, except his own. Here, he reflects on a career … not quite done yet. 25 Mar 2020
Coronavirus claims four more PGA Tour events

Coronavirus claims four more PGA Tour events

The PGA Tour will remain in lockdown for at least two more months due to the coronavirus pandemic. 18 Mar 2020
European Tour cancels more tournaments

European Tour cancels more tournaments

Two more tournaments have been postponed as fears over the coronavirus outbreak continue to wreak havoc with the European Tour schedule. 12 Mar 2020
Huggan: “This is a lad who has never forgotten where he came from”

Huggan: “This is a lad who has never forgotten where he came from”

As was clear for all to see in the immediate aftermath of his victory at the Nedbank Golf Challenge in South Africa last November, Tommy Fleetwood is an emotional wee soul. Almost two years had passed since his previous win in Abu Dhabi – a near-eternity for one of golf’s top-10 players – and he was, at least briefly, quite overcome by it all. 25 Feb 2020
Victorious Westwood sets sights on 11th Ryder Cup

Victorious Westwood sets sights on 11th Ryder Cup

Lee Westwood thought his chances of equalling Nick Faldo’s record of 11 European Ryder Cup appearances had all but gone. 20 Jan 2020
The Huggan Interview: Pete Cowen

The Huggan Interview: Pete Cowen

John Huggan sits down with world-renowned coach Pete Cowen – whose clients have included Rory McIlroy, Henrik Stenson and Sergio Garcia – to talk everything golf. 10 Dec 2019
Reed addresses Ryder Cup wrath

Reed addresses Ryder Cup wrath

Patrick Reed believes there are no hard feelings within the US camp as it prepares to travel to Royal Melbourne for the Presidents Cup next month. 13 Nov 2019
Austrian Wiesberger wins Italian Open

Austrian Wiesberger wins Italian Open

Bernd Wiesberger has held off the challenge of England's Matthew Fitzpatrick to claim his third win of the season at the Italian Open. 14 Oct 2019
Ryder Cup: Harrington hopes for neutral course setups

Ryder Cup: Harrington hopes for neutral course setups

European Ryder Cup captain Padraig Harrington said he would prefer neutral course setups for the biennial team event to reduce the home team's advantage. 2 Oct 2019
Karlsson named vice-captain for Ryder Cup

Karlsson named vice-captain for Ryder Cup

Europe captain Padraig Harrington has named Sweden's Robert Karlsson as his first vice-captain for the 2020 Ryder Cup, which will be held at Whistling Straits in Wisconsin. 19 Sep 2019
Nicklaus-conqueror Brian Barnes dies

Nicklaus-conqueror Brian Barnes dies

Brian Barnes, a larger-than-life character who once beat Jack Nicklaus twice on the same day in the Ryder Cup, died on Monday aged 74, the European Tour announced. 11 Sep 2019
Olesen to face sexual assault trial

Olesen to face sexual assault trial

Danish golfer Thorbjorn Olesen is to face trial after being charged with sexual assault and being drunk on an aircraft. 22 Aug 2019
Olesen suspended amid assault probe

Olesen suspended amid assault probe

The European Tour has suspended Ryder Cup player Thorbjorn Olesen pending the investigation into his arrest on charges of being drunk on an aircraft and assaulting a female passenger while she slept. 7 Aug 2019
Man named in reports as Olesen arrested

Man named in reports as Olesen arrested

A man named by British media outlets as European Ryder Cup player Thorbjorn Olesen was arrested at Heathrow Airport. 2 Aug 2019
Ireland’s Adare Manor to host 2026 Ryder Cup

Ireland’s Adare Manor to host 2026 Ryder Cup

Irish golf is set for an extended spell in the golfing spotlight following Shane Lowry’s Open Championship victory, with the announcement of Adare Manor as host venue for the 2026 Ryder Cup. 26 Jul 2019
Europe rejigs captain's picks for Ryder Cup

Europe rejigs captain's picks for Ryder Cup

The European team is reducing the number of captain's picks from four to three for next year's Ryder Cup at Whistling Straits. 9 May 2019
The Greatest Showman: Miguel Ángel Jiménez

The Greatest Showman: Miguel Ángel Jiménez

There’s no denying Miguel Ángel Jiménez is a born entertainer; the Spaniard has proven to be one of golf’s most endearing individuals on and off the course. Here, he talks about career memories, fast cars, and finding the Fountain of Youth. 23 Apr 2019