Golf

Rory Mcllroy Earns Player Of The Year

Rory McIlroy defeated Brooks Koepka to earn his fifth PGA Tour Player of the Year award. Voting for the prize was available to teams competing in the 2018-19 season and at least fifteen formal FedEx Cup events. While the Tour did not publish total votes and announced McIlroy’s victor over ….

Daniel Hilliar Turns Pro

Top amateur golfer, Daniel Hillier, from New Zealand, has turned professional and will compete alongside a compatriot and major winner in his first paid ranks competition. Hillier will join the 2005 U.S. Open Champion and Wellingtonian colleague Michael Campbell in the field for the $3.38 million KLM Open European Tour ….

Hinako Shibuno Wins Women’s British Open

Japanese Hinako Shibuno claimed a birdie for the last hole to steal a stunning win in the Women’s British Open, played at Woburn. Shibuno, who is 20 years old, was leading two shots overnight, but was caught by USA’s Lizette Salas for a thrilling final round. Salas fired the lowest ….

Ko Jin-young Claims Second Major Title

South Korean Ko Jin-young has continued her incredible season after claiming her second major win of the year with a two shot victory while playing at the Evian Championship. 24 year old Ko saw her first major success come from the ANA Inspirational, and was able to add another with ….

Christiaan Bezuidenhout Wins First Title

South Africa’s Christiaan Bezuidenhout wins first title after his victory at the Andalucia Masters played in Valderrama. His first European Tour title has also secured him a place at the Open, which is set to start at the end of July. The 25 year old was originally banned from the ….

Brooks Koepka leads US PGA Championship

Defending champion Brooks Koepka finished the first round of the US PGA Championship with an incredible seven under 63 while playing at the Bethpage Black Course. The American, who is playing alongside Tiger Woods, carded a total of seven birdies and is sitting one space ahead of world number 199 ….

Max Homa Wins First PGA Title

Max Homa, world number 417, has won his first PGA Tour title thanks to a three shot victory at the Wells Fargo Championship. The 28 year old American player, who is in his third season of the tour, started the day sharing the lead with Joel Dahman and Jason Dufner ….

Mcllroy Tied For First in Wells Fargo Championship

Rory Mcllroy started his campaign for a third Wells Fargo Championship title with a five under 66, ending the first day to share the lead with American Joel Dahman. The world number four from Northern Ireland birdied six for his final nine holes while playing at Quail Hollow in North ….

Ryan palmer and John Rahm Win Zurich Classic

American Ryan Palmer and Spanish John Rahm have won the Zurich Class of New Orleans team match by three shots, beating England’s Tommy Fleetwood and Spanish Sergio Garcia. The overnight leaders Palmer and Rahm claimed three under 69 and finished on 26 under. Fleetwood and Garcia finished three shots behind ….

Ian Poulter To Compete In Irish Open

Ian Poulter is the latest in a series of high profile European Tour players that have committed to taking part in the upcoming 2019 Irish Open. 43 year old Poulter will be joining major victors Louis Oosthuizen, Padraig Harrington, and Danny Willet at Lahinch. Team mates from the Ruder Cup ….