GOLF

Golf: American Schubert wins U.S. Amateur

Golf: American Schubert wins U.S. Amateur

Published 14/08/2017

American Sophia Schubert won the U.S. Amateur Championship on Sunday, beating Albane Valenzuela of Switzerland 6&5 in the 36-hole final at San Diego Country Club in southern California. [more…]

Thomas wins PGA Championship for first major title

Thomas wins PGA Championship for first major title

Published 14/08/2017

Justin Thomas capped off a major season that belonged to an aggressive new breed of fearless young Americans when he stormed to a two-stroke victory at the PGA Championship on Sunday. [more…]

No doubting Thomas would be a pro golfer

No doubting Thomas would be a pro golfer

Published 14/08/2017

Justin Thomas was seven-years-old when he attended the 2000 PGA Championship in his hometown of Louisville, Kentucky. [more…]

Japanese turn out to cheer on Matsuyama at PGA

Japanese turn out to cheer on Matsuyama at PGA

Published 14/08/2017

Hideki Matsuyama was in the thick of the battle for the PGA Championship at Quail Hollow on Sunday but finished three back in his quest to become the first Japanese male to win a golf major. [more…]

Oosthuizen completes runner-up grand slam

Oosthuizen completes runner-up grand slam

Published 14/08/2017

While Jordan Spieth failed in his bid to become the youngest player to win all four majors, South Africa's Louis Oosthuizen completed a somewhat unwelcome career grand slam of his own on Sunday with his second-place finish at the PGA Championship. [more…]

McIlroy considering break to heal back muscle

McIlroy considering break to heal back muscle

Published 14/08/2017

Rory McIlroy said he was considering a break from golf to deal with a back muscle injury that left his left arm numb after his final round at the PGA Championship on Sunday. [more…]

Thomas` Quail Hollow win will unlock potential, father says

Thomas` Quail Hollow win will unlock potential, father says

Published 14/08/2017

The father of PGA Championship winner Justin Thomas said his son's triumph on Sunday would be "huge" for him, unlocking the potential of the temperamental and impatient 24 year old. [more…]

Garcia confirms return to Singapore Open next year

Garcia confirms return to Singapore Open next year

Published 07/08/2017

U.S. Masters champion Sergio Garcia will play in next year's Singapore Open at Sentosa Golf Club for the second consecutive time, the organizers said on Monday. [more…]

Golf: Stroud hooks first title at Barracuda Championship

Golf: Stroud hooks first title at Barracuda Championship

Published 07/08/2017

Chris Stroud grabbed a tournament-best 20 points in the final round to force his way into a playoff for the Barracuda Championship on Sunday before going on to capture his first PGA Tour victory. [more…]

Golf: Nordqvist a `no-brainer` pick for European Solheim Cup team

Golf: Nordqvist a `no-brainer` pick for European Solheim Cup team

Published 07/08/2017

Annika Sorenstam has said using one of her captain’s picks on Anna Nordqvist is a 'no-brainer' for the European team's clash with the United States in this month's Solheim Cup. [more…]