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PING i59: A technology packed twist on forged blades

PING i59: A technology packed twist on forged blades

It's not long ago that PING didn’t dabble in the world of forged golf clubs. The company known for technological innovation in golf equipment preferring to cast its irons and wedges, with processes it believed achieved similar feel. 26 Aug 2021
Koreans Im & Kim have clear Olympic mission for Tokyo

Koreans Im & Kim have clear Olympic mission for Tokyo

Korean golf star Sungjae Im is treating his debut appearance at the Olympic Games in Tokyo this month as his “last chance,” saying it would be a memory of a lifetime if he can secure a medal of any colour. 15 Jul 2021
Winner’s Bag: Viktor Hovland – BMW International Open

Winner’s Bag: Viktor Hovland – BMW International Open

Viktor Hovland made history in Germany on Sunday by becoming the first Norwegian to win on the European Tour, a feat he previously achieved on the PGA Tour. Here is what the former US Amateur champion had in his bag. 28 Jun 2021
Hovland in command at BMW International Open

Hovland in command at BMW International Open

Ryder Cup hopeful Viktor Hovland has taken control of the BMW International Open, his brilliant, bogey-free 64 on day three giving him a three-shot lead going into the final round. 27 Jun 2021
Kearney leads BMW International Open

Kearney leads BMW International Open

Ireland's Niall Kearney has defied his lowly world ranking of 599 to open up a two-shot lead at the halfway stage of the BMW International Open. 26 Jun 2021
Eye injury forces Hovland out of U.S Open

Eye injury forces Hovland out of U.S Open

World No.13 Viktor Hovland has withdrawn from the US Open midway through his second round due to lingering pain in his left eye. 19 Jun 2021
Conners leads PGA Championship after round one

Conners leads PGA Championship after round one

Canada’s Corey Conners played a relatively stress-free opening round at the 103rd PGA Championship on Thursday, doing so at a demanding venue that doles those out about as often as Ebenezer Scrooge hands out schillings. 21 May 2021
Jones plummets after leading PGA early

Jones plummets after leading PGA early

Australian Matt Jones has seen his early lead in the 103rd US PGA Championship disappear, as he plummeted down the leaderboard following a brutal finish to his opening round at Kiawah Island's Ocean Course. 21 May 2021
Burns pulls away to seal maiden PGA Tour title

Burns pulls away to seal maiden PGA Tour title

Eight times this PGA Tour season, Sam Burns has been atop the leaderboard after every round except the one that mattered. 3 May 2021
PING 2021 Putters maximise MOI & minimise frustration

PING 2021 Putters maximise MOI & minimise frustration

Despite its outstanding drivers, fairway woods, hybrids, irons, wedges and more, it is almost impossible not to associate PING with putters. 24 Apr 2021
Tiger-like McIlroy comes good at Bay Hill

Tiger-like McIlroy comes good at Bay Hill

Rory McIlroy revealed he approaches Bay Hill in a similar way to course specialist Tiger Woods after making a superb start to his bid for a second victory in the Arnold Palmer Invitational. 5 Mar 2021
Morikawa plays a steady hand to win WGC

Morikawa plays a steady hand to win WGC

Reigning US PGA champion Collin Morikawa has fittingly emulated one of Tiger Woods' achievements with victory in the World Golf Championships event in Florida. 1 Mar 2021
The Preview: Puerto Rico Open

The Preview: Puerto Rico Open

The PGA Tour members not eligible for the World Golf Championship in Florida head to Puerto Rico and Grand Reserve Golf Club this week. Find out everything about the Puerto Rico Open, including the course, players to watch and TV times. 23 Feb 2021
Brandon Who? Wu poised to be the next household name

Brandon Who? Wu poised to be the next household name

All the talk on golf’s Class of 2019 has so far centred around the talented trio of Collin Morikawa, Viktor Hovland and Matthew Wolff, whose prodigious talents and youthful exuberance have seen them take the PGA Tour by storm. 4 Feb 2021
Reed shrugs off rules row for PGA Tour win

Reed shrugs off rules row for PGA Tour win

Controversial American Patrick Reed has shrugged off a rules furore a day earlier to claim a runaway five-shot victory in the PGA Tour's Farmers Insurance Open. 1 Feb 2021
At 47, Lee Westwood is Europe's best again

At 47, Lee Westwood is Europe's best again

Matt Fitzpatrick held his nerve to claim victory in the DP World Tour Championship for the second time in five years but it was an incredible late twist that saw his fellow Englishman Lee Westwood win the Race to Dubai. 14 Dec 2020
Hovland claims second PGA Tour win

Hovland claims second PGA Tour win

Norway’s Viktor Hovland made his first-ever PGA Tour start at the Mayakoba Golf Classic in late 2018. Now two years on, the 23-year-old leaves Mexico, where the PGA Tour year concluded, with the unique trophy. 7 Dec 2020
Winner’s Bag: Viktor Hovland – Mayakoba Golf Classic

Winner’s Bag: Viktor Hovland – Mayakoba Golf Classic

Viktor Hovland held on for a one shot win over Aaron Wise at the Mayakoba Golf Classic in Mexico on Sunday. Here is what the Norwegian had in the bag. 7 Dec 2020
Thai ace Kiradech back in action at Mayakoba

Thai ace Kiradech back in action at Mayakoba

Despite feeling low on energy, Thailand’s Kiradech Aphibarnrat is aiming to conclude his year on the PGA Tour on a strong note. 2 Dec 2020
Gen Z: Meet the major winners of the next decade

Gen Z: Meet the major winners of the next decade

The stars of the next decade are fast approaching and soon they will be grabbing the headlines at major championship time ahead of today’s household names. Who are they? 6 Nov 2020
Huggan: US Open? More like “US Ajar”

Huggan: US Open? More like “US Ajar”

Just in case you haven’t heard, the major championship we all think of as the US Open won’t be happening this year. Not really. Which, I hasten to add, is understandable in these unprecedented times. 7 Sep 2020