Caddies used to carry some peculiarly-named clubs in the sport's early days
The Open Championship (golf)
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Thursday 15 August 2013
Team look to defend their title by registering first ever victory on American soil
Friday 02 August 2013
It will take a humungous heave to pull in the field from here, the kind of feat that is commonplace in Inbee Park's season of unprecedented riches. No one needs convincing of Park's status as the world's best female golfer. A fourth major victory on the spin to keep her grand slam ambitions alive would add lustre to her name but hardly substance.
Wednesday 31 July 2013
The South Korean has won three majors this year. At St Andrews she starts her quest for a fourth – a feat no pro golfer has achieved
Wednesday 31 July 2013
Well, at least he can't miss the cut this week. Rory McIlroy sets out at Firestone to rekindle the spirit of 2012, when he finished fifth at the WGC Bridgestone Invitational en route one week later to his second major title.
Sunday 26 May 2013
Men-only clubs, fried chicken jibes and much more – it's time to update to the 21st century
Thursday 02 May 2013
Less than a year after calling for anchored putters to be banned, the three-time major winner Padraig Harrington switched to one in the Wells Fargo Championship.
Thursday 28 March 2013
Ulsterman can return to No 1 with victory in Houston but is glad of a spell out of the spotlight
Wednesday 20 March 2013
Ye Wocheng claims place at Volvo China Open at Binhai Lake Golf Club
Friday 20 July 2012
Win a bottle of wine
Monday 16 July 2012
Ferdinand defends 'choc-ice' comment
Saturday 14 July 2012
Teenager hits seven birdies on last nine at Scottish Open while Mickelson finds form
Monday 02 July 2012
A week that meant so much to Northern Ireland turned out to mean even more for Welshman Jamie Donaldson last night. In his 255th European Tour event and after a career afflicted by a genetic spine problem, the 36-year-old finally tasted victory in the Irish Open – and did it by four shots, with five birdies in his last seven holes.
Monday 14 May 2012
James Willstrop is in the form of his life; Nick Matthew is defending champion and aiming for a third title.
Saturday 07 April 2012
No prizes for guessing who Nicklaus Lewis is named after. His father Randy Lewis, who condemned the 19-year-old to a lifetime of having his first name misspelled, admitted: "Jack was always my hero."
Tuesday 03 April 2012
Sky deal for Scottish Open and PGA Championship further erodes level of terrestrial TV coverage
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