In a groundbreaking moment in golf, Augusta National chairman Fred Ridley has announced the new Augusta National Women’s Amateur Championship, which will take place on Saturday before the Masters. The new event will bring together 72 amateurs from around the world, with the final round being played at Augusta National.
For a continent that is the largest on earth (17 million square miles) and the most populous (4.5 billion people), Asia remains relatively small when it comes to golf.
Six amateurs are set to take on the world's best, as the Masters begins this Thursday at Augusta National Golf Club.
Masters Week will start off nice but then turn stormy Wednesday, and the end of the tournament could also see thunderstorms, at least on Saturday, according to the National Weather Service. Gusty winds could also bedevil players on those days.
Ian Poulter never gave up the dream of playing this week in the Masters Tournament.
The Masters is a wonderful, special tournament. It's also a singularly unique place, in every way. There are certain protocols in place that patrons (that's what they call fans there, by the way) need to keep in mind when they touch the tournament's hallowed grounds, and some general best practices that you should probably study ahead of time. So whether you're heading to the tournament for your first time or just dreaming of it, here's a few handy pieces of advice...
Sunday’s Final Four at the WGC-Dell Technologies Match Play will include a pair of Georgia Bulldogs, a two-and-done phenom from Alabama and a Swede from Stockholm via Stillwater, that would be Oklahoma.
In order, world No. 1 Dustin Johnson, No. 3 Jon Rahm, No. 4 Jordan Spieth, No. 6 Hideki Matsuyama, No. 7 Rory McIlroy and No. 11 Jason Day all failed to advance to this week’s knockout stage. In fact, of the 16 pods only five were won by the group’s highest-seeded player.
US billionaire Bob Parsons announced to give $100,000 to sponsor the Swing for the Kids charity golf tournament co-organised by the Ministry of Planning and Investment’s Foreign Investment Agency, Vietnam Investment Review, and BRG Group.
Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry is organizing a golf tournament on October 1 at the Long Thanh Golf & Residential Estate in the southern province of Dong Nai to celebrate the 2017 Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Summit and the Vietnam Entrepreneur Day