For all the momentum behind plugging the gender gap in sport, there’s still a long way to go to achieve true parity, but there is hope
Comedy, tragedy, and drama were a regular part of early season fare in Africa. Our own Liam Kelly was reminded of some of the stories in a recent chat with Eamonn Darcy
A recent social media poll asked the question, “Is the worst thing to happen to golf people listening to music on the course?” The result was close, too close. Where do you stand on music on the golf course?
Sunday two weeks ago at the Wells Fargo and Rory McIlroy rose from the ashes to claim an overdue PGA Tour win. He’s now favourite for Kiawah Island. A fair reflection of where his game is at or an example of how fickle golf can be?
Do you push your bag, pull it, or do you carry? All three could be detrimental, not just to your game, but to your height! At least according to PowaKaddy…
Talk lately has been far from cheap. It’s all about money, lots of it. When will enough be enough? Well, if your name’s Gates, Bezos or Buffett, then the answer is never. If it’s Mickelson, DeChambeau or Johnson, we’re about to find out
With no Ryder Cup possible on UK soil for at least a decade, Mike Wilson examines what the impact of the political and economic isolation brought about by Brexit might have on both the European Tour and its cash-cow spin-off, the Ryder Cup
“I wonder how and why the World Cup of Golf doesn’t exist anymore? Bring it back as a combined men and women’s event,” Thomas Bjorn suggested. Is this an event we’d like to see?
Believe it or not, you need to start a round of golf before the first tee if you want to play well for the entire round. Here’s five sure-fire ways to improve your score with very little effort
For all the challenges golf presents, the six inches between the ears remains the place where titles are won and lost
The Chairman of the Player Advisory Council has had a lot to swallow off the course of late, not least a $40 million bonus pool that has been the talk of the PGA Tour for all the wrong reasons
Gary Player made headlines for all the wrong reasons last week when his son Wayne hijacked Lee Elder’s ceremony of overdue recognition at The Masters. But was it the act of evil the media has portrayed it to be, or just a sad part of the Player DNA?
‘We’ve all made sacrifices this past year, Shane Lowry included. I’d be careful to comment that yours have been any greater than others. There’s always someone in this life who has it worse’
Hideki Matsuyama has been tipped to light the Olympic torch this summer in Tokyo. Whether that happens or not, no doubt he’s lit a fire under the fairway ambitions of an already golf mad nation of Japan
‘Eamonn hardly looped at all. His idiosyncrasy was no more than his right elbow ‘popping out’ as he gathered full power to apply a ferocious blow in the hitting area; the result of playing the game almost entirely with his right hand and arm’