Wilson Sponsor Chicago Youth Golf Inititative
6/27/2008
Wilson Sponsor Chicago Youth Golf InititativeWilson has revealed new sponsorship initiatives to support youth golf in the Chicago area. It will be donating funds to both The First Tee of Chicago and the Illinois Junior Golf Association. The Wilson Sporting Goods franchise, which is actually based i...
Tiger Out For Season
6/24/2008
Golf News - Tiger Out For SeasonIn a recent announcement the world’s number one golfer, Tiger Woods has released the the news he will no longer be able to attend completion for the duration of this season. There was great speculation as to his fitness during the US Open, of which he won, due to the...
Europeans Lack Prominence in Munich
6/23/2008
Golf News - Europeans Lack Prominence in MunichThere are four joint leaders in the BMW International in Munich this week, but no Europeans look set to win this part of the European Tour. Peter O’Malley of Australia, Anton Haig of South Africa, Mardan Mamat of Singapore and Rafa Echenique of Argenti...
Wie Moves up in LPGA Star Stakes
6/20/2008
Golf News - Wie Moves up in LPGA Star StakesThe leaderboard at the Wegmans LPGA is packed with talent this year, including Cristie Kerr, and Ai Miyazato, who celebrated her 23rd birthday in style with a score of 68, 4 under par. Indeed Miyazato is one of the rising stars of sport in Japan, although...
Injury to Keep Casey and Donald from Open
6/20/2008
Golf News - Injurys to keep Casey and Donald from OpenIt has been a disappointing third round for the Europeans in this stage of the Open following the weekend’s events. Paul Casey was unable to reproduce his strong score of 70 from yesterday, going out in 37 and back in 39 and with three consecuti...
Caddy in Course Confrontation
6/19/2008
Golf News - Caddy in Course ConfrontationGolf has a reputation as a peaceful and civilised sport but a ruckus broke out yesterday between a caddy and some spectators. It would appear that Tony Navarro, caddy to Adam Scott, had his attention diverted by two drunken observers. He claims they were noi...
Woosnam Looks to Home Success
6/19/2008
Golf News - Woosnam Looks to Home SuccessWelsh senior Ian Woosnam is looking to clinch two consecutive wins having just taken the title in the Parkridge Polish Seniors Championship and with the Ryder Cup Wales Seniors Open approaching this weekend.  Indeed, Woosnam is coming home in positive s...
New Title Sponsor for PGA EuroPro Tour
6/18/2008
Golf News - New Title Sponsor for PGA EuroPro TourIvobank have been signed in as the latest PGA EuroPro Tour title sponsor for 2008 Tour.The new bank is a specialist in online payments. Ivobank have designed their services to tailor to the needs of businesses as well as customers. Ivobank have anno...
Goosen’s Light-hearted Dig at Woods
6/18/2008
Golf News Goosen’s Light-hearted Dig at WoodsThe South African pro, Goosen, has spoken out in defence of his comments on Woods’ game, saying that they were light hearted with no malicious intent.Woods went into the Major title at Torrey Pines only nine weeks after undergoing  surgery on his le...
Woods Overcomes Pain to Take US Open
6/17/2008
Golf News - Woods Overcomes Pain to Take US OpenAccording to some it’s been the most exciting US Open to date, and at its close the 32 year old Tiger Woods, now a 14 major championship winner, is staggering home. Woods now has only four more titles to gain before he equals the record of Jack Nickla...
Westwood Pride Still Strong in Defeat
6/17/2008
Golf News - Westwood Pride Still Strong in DefeatLee Westwood, England’s leading representative in the US Open, was decidedly optimistic after just losing out in a place in the playoffs by only one shot. Westwood had set his sights on the top spot in a bid to be the first European champion since To...
Donald Injury Forces US Open Withdrawal
6/16/2008
Donald Injury Forces US Open Withdrawal  Luke Donald, the British Golf Pro was forced to withdraw early from the US Open due to an injury sustained to his left wrist.  The decision was taken after completing only 14 holes on Sunday as part of the final round. The medical staff of Torrey P...
US Open Stars’ Golf Bag Secrets
6/16/2008
Golf Equipment - US Open Stars’ Golf Bag SecretsThe US Open at the Torrey Pines South Course put the competitors through their paces. It demanded that the players be masters of both accuracy and distance with a 7,643-yard layout but also a deep Kikuyu rough to avoid. To enter into competition here...
US Open Surprise Leaders when Champs Struggle
6/13/2008
Golf News - US Open Surprise Leaders when Champs StruggleTiger Woods is no longer on course to capturing the title at US Open as two double bogeys through him off course of his challenge. In an expected move Justin Hicks and Kevin Streelman moved into place to share the San Diego opening lead.33-ye...
Callaway’s Big Face Driver
6/12/2008
Golf Clubs - Callaway’s Big Face DriverCallaway’s latest addition to its driver collection is the new Callaway's Hyper X driver. The most striking feature of this new driver is its large club face. The design emphasis has been placed on this aspect of club increase the player’s potential of the per...
LPGA in Network TV Talks
6/12/2008
Golf News - LPGA in Network TV TalksGreat efforts are made by different agencies to bring a more consistent and recognised platform for women’s golf. The LPGA have made progress in its bid to raise the games profile with network television.Libba Galloway, the deputy commissioner for the LPGA has co...
No Atlanta Stop for PGA Tour
6/12/2008
Golf News - No Atlanta Stop for PGA TourThe PGA Tour have been forced to cancel their planned stop in Atlanta as they were unable to secure a title sponsor for the event. The Atlanta Classic Foundation have been notified the the tour that as of 2008 their part of the scheduled tournament will no lo...
Major Control for LPGA
6/11/2008
Golf News - Major Control for LPGAAs of 2010 the LPGA will be in active ownership and operation the LPGA Championship. This will therefore become one of the four majors within the LPGA schedule.The co-founders of the event, Herb Lotman and Frank Quinn initiated the programme in 1981.It was then kno...
Californian Golf Headquarters
6/11/2008
Golf News - Californian Golf HeadquartersThe once small, quiet beach town of Carlsbad, California has now become known as the most prominent region of the golf equipment industry. Dubbed by some as the golfing Silicon Valley, the small farming community owes its past natural resources for its prosp...
High and Tour Launch Fairway Woods
6/10/2008
TaylorMade Release High and Tour Launch Fairway WoodsTaylorMade constantly release bar-raising equipment striving build upon and improve the game of their users. The new offering of their latest fairway woods will not disappoint this cultivated standard.The two new launch fairway woods have...
Montgomerie Targets US Open for Triumph
6/9/2008
Montgomerie Targets US Open for TriumphColin Montgomerie is once again optimistic in the face of bad form. His recent slump is not dampening his ambition for glory at the US Open.The Scottish born 44-year-oldhas fallen through the world ranking system at a time where is positioning has been under g...
New Arrivals from Dunlop and Wilson Golf
6/9/2008
New Arrivals from Dunlop and Wilson Golf at S247 PLCThe UK’s leading manufacturer and supplier of factory direct golf equipment has today announced the arrival of new golf club sets from Dunlop and Wilson Golf to its already extensive range of golf equipment for beginners, direct from the manufactu...
Young Tseng Steals LPGA Title
6/9/2008
Young Tseng Steals LPGA TitleThe Taiwanese rookie Yani Tseng, surprised the LPGA spectators by defeating Sweden's Maria Hjorth in a sudden-death play-off to take the LPGA Championship in Maryland. Tseng carded a 68 finishing 12 under par, after sinking a six-foot birdie putt the 19 year old became...