9 Apr 2015 17:30 • Editorial Department

Reasons to love the Masters

Masters should ignite golfing season With the European Tour in a semi retired state at present it’s time for this year’s golfing season to finally get the kick start it badly needs.

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2 Apr 2015 17:00

Who will be the Master at Augusta?

The season curtain raiser – The Masters – is just around the corner (April 9-12). The lush green grass and pink azaleas of Augusta will soon be shining from your TV sets as the first Major of the year gets underway. But who will slip into the famous Green Jacket this year? Rory McIlroy will no doubt start as the favourite having won the last two Major titles and brimming with confidence as he looks to claim the career Grand Slam at the tender age of just 25.


19 Mar 2015 13:30 • Editorial Department

Major tour sponsor signals change

HSBC, one of the biggest sponsors of golf, thinks golf is at a crossroads and said the sport needs to adapt to a changing environment.

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12 Mar 2015 13:30 • Editorial Department

New sponsor on the way for the Irish Open

After many years searching for a title sponsor for Ireland’s flagship tour event,good news is set to be announced tomorrow when a multi-million deal with a blue chip corporate backer will be unveiled, initially on a one-year contract for May’s event at Royal Co Down but with an option going forward.

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5 Mar 2015 16:00 • Editorial Department

Harrington shows true grit again

Last Sunday Padraig Harrington ended a seven year barren spell by overcoming American rookie Daniel Berger in a play-off to win this year’s Honda Classic at PGA National.

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26 Feb 2015 17:30 • Editorial Department

Golf balls to light up the night sky in novel Cancer Connect charity fundraiser

CANCER Connect has teamed up with Lough Erne Resort to bring night golf to Fermanagh in what will be a novel charity fundraiser.

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26 Feb 2015 17:00 • Editorial Department

The importance of custom fitting

Why get custom fitted? In many ways, golf club custom fitting is like buying a new pair of shoes. Would you ever consider buying an expensive pair without trying them on for size first?

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19 Feb 2015 13:00 • Editorial Department

Ryder Cup: Clarke named as captain

Europe’s Ryder Cup captain selection panel have named Darren Clarke as their next skipper following their meeting at Wentworth earlier this week.

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12 Feb 2015 17:00 • Editorial Department

The game needs a fit and confident Woods back in action

For several weeks now Tiger Woods has failed to recapture the form that once made him invincible on the PGA Tour.

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5 Feb 2015 13:00 • Editorial Department

Money talks as Open moves to Sky in 2017

The R&A have announced that from 2017 Sky Sports will have the exclusive rights to cover The Open, bringing to an end a 60 year relationship with the BBC.

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29 Jan 2015 17:00 • Editorial Department

McIlroy and Mickelson to triumph

European Tour Today Rory McIlroy will tee it up at the Omega Dubai Desert Classic looking to go one better than he did a fortnight ago in Abu Dhabi as he seeks a second title at Emirates Golf Club to go with his maiden European Tour victory in 2009.

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22 Jan 2015 17:00 • Editorial Department

New driver designs launched

Big Bertha Alpha 815 The Big Bertha Alpha 815 is a new class of driver that achieves low spin and forgiveness in the same construction.

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15 Jan 2015 15:15 • Editorial Department

Rory to get back into the swing of things in Dubai

This Thursday, World Number One and reigning Race to Dubai champion Rory McIlroy will make his first competitive appearance of 2015 in the Abu Dhabi HSBC Golf Championship, which this week celebrates its tenth anniversary.

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8 Jan 2015 17:30 • Editorial Department

Major predictions for 2015 season

Liam McCool reckons Rory McIlroy will complete the career grand slam by winning the first major of the year, the US Masters.

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4 Dec 2014 20:00 • Editorial Department

Winter golf tips to get your game in shape

There is no denying that conditions can be challenging during the winter, however it is a great time to work on your game in readiness for the season ahead.

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27 Nov 2014 13:00 • Editorial Department

A year to remember for Rory

Despite missing out on winning last week’s Tour Championship by a few strokes Rory McIlroy can still look back on 2014 as his best year on tour since he joined the paid ranks.

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20 Nov 2014 13:00 • Editorial Department

Callaway Big Bertha V Series

BRINGING back the Big Bertha franchise must have been a daunting prospect for the Callaway team as the original line was immensely popular, however the risk seems to have been a huge success due to their excellent performance levels.

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13 Nov 2014 13:00 • Editorial Department

Technology needs to be mixed with practice

With the dawn of each spring, every major golf company seems to release a new set of clubs they claim will revolutionise the game.

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6 Nov 2014 13:00 • Editorial Department

Top tips for Winter Golf

Here are a few simple tips that might help for those of you still keen to carry on playing throughout the autumn/winter regardless of the weather.

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23 Oct 2014 13:00 • Editorial Department

Callaway continue their innovative designs

Once again Callaway have continued with their innovative ideas to design an iron that will provide golfers with greater ball speed and increased distance.

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