Golf-Tiger not welcome at Australian PGA course
12/30/2012
The host of the last 10 Australian PGA Championships has gone to extraordinary lengths to ensure he keeps hold of the marquee event on the golfing calendar Down Under.Not content with installing a 26-foot mechanical T-Rex between the ninth and 10th tees, he has taken on one of the big beasts of the...
Golf-Ryder Cup Captaincy Clash
12/27/2012
Colin Montgomerie is the latest to be linked to the Ryder Cup captaincy, joining, amongst others, Darren Clarke and Sandy Lyle.Montgomerie led the European side to victory at Celtic Manor in 2010, and his appointment would break the unwritten rule that no-one is asked to captain twice. However, now...
Golf-Watson says golf should not be at Olympics
12/7/2012
Golf legend and eight-time major winner Tom Watson has laid into two of golf's most hotly-discussed issues of 2012, the return of the sport to the 2016 Olympics and the upcoming ban of long-handle putters.Despite the general consensus from golfing world that the sports return is a good thing, Watso...
Golf-G-Mac ends two year drought
12/4/2012
It's taken two years, but Graeme McDowell has finally ended his slump and returned to the winner's paddock with victory at the World Challenge at Sherwood in California on Sunday.The Northern Irishman finished with a 4-under 68 to cruise to a three shot victory over American Keegan Bradley, his fir...