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Thursday, December 1st, 2016


Inaugural Philippine Masters to be played in 2018

The Philippine Masters is to join the European Tour and Asian Tour Schedules in 2018; the event will mark the European Tour’s first visit to the Philippines since 1995

Monday, November 28th, 2016

Chris Wood (Getty Images)

Tickets and Hospitality Packages on sale for BMW PGA Championship

The iconic Wentworth Club in Surrey will once again host next year’s BMW PGA Championship from May 25-28, and it promises to be an even better experience for spectators

Friday, November 25th, 2016

Longcross Course, hole 14

Foxhills’ Longcross Course Designated PGA Cup Battleground

Great Britain & Ireland’s captain Albert MacKenzie has elected to contest next year’s PGA Cup match against the United States over Foxhills Club & Resort’s Longcross course

Thursday, November 24th, 2016

Bernhard Langer won the Championship in 2014, the last time it was played at Royal Porthcawl (Getty Images)

Radnor Hills: Official Supplier to the Senior Open Championship

Radnor Hills Water has been announced as the Official Water Supplier to the 2017 Senior Open Championship Presented by Rolex, which takes place from July 27-30 at Royal Porthcawl Golf Club

Tuesday, November 22nd, 2016

Tyrrell Hatton

PING signs English standout Hatton to multi-year agreement

PING announce the signing of English professional and 2016 Alfred Dunhill Links Championship winner Tyrrell Hatton to a multi-year agreement

Friday, November 18th, 2016

(from left) Julian Small, Managing Director, Club Operations, Jumeirah Golf Estates, Henrik Stenson, Rory McIlroy, Rafael Cabrera-Bello, His Excellency Saeed Hareb, Secretary General of Dubai Sports Council, Keith Pelley, CEO of European Tour, Abdulaziz Bukhatir, Executive Director, Jumeirah Golf Estates, Issam Kazim, ‎CEO of Dubai Corporation for Tourism and Commerce Marketing (DCTCM) , Salman Bin Karam, Customer Relations Manager, Jumeirah Golf Estates, Peter Dawson, President of the International Golf Federation (Getty Images)

New Race to Dubai brand unveiled at DP World Tour Championship

The new Race to Dubai brand, featuring the official Dubai logo, was unveiled this week at Jumeirah Golf Estates ahead of the 2016 DP World Tour Championship – the final tournament of the season and the culmination of this year’s Race to Dubai

Tuesday, November 15th, 2016


European Tour Launches The Rolex Series

The innovative concept — launched today with the European Tour’s longest standing partner, Rolex — is one of the most significant advancements in the Tour’s 44 years and will enhance both the competitive and entertainment experience for members and fans around the world

Monday, November 14th, 2016

(from left) Paul Levy, 40th President of the PGA of America; Suzy Whaley, Vice President; and Jim Richerson, Secretary

Paul Levy Elected 40th President of the PGA of America

Succeeding Levy as Vice President is Suzy Whaley of Cromwell, Connecticut, who served the past two years as Secretary. Suzy Whaley is the first woman ever to be elected as an Officer of the Association

Thursday, November 10th, 2016

Luttrellstown Castle (courtesy of The PGA)

Luttrellstown Castle to Host PGA Professional Championship

Ireland’s historic Luttrellstown Castle Resort with its famous Gothic façade will be the imposing stage for the 2017 Titleist & FootJoy PGA Professional Championship next June

Friday, November 4th, 2016

Phillip Price (Photo by Phil Inglis/Getty Images)

Advance tickets for the 2017 Senior Open Championship go on sale

Welsh wizards banking on strong home support as advance tickets for the Senior Open Championship Presented by Rolex go on sale

Monday, October 31st, 2016

Hideki Matsuyama (Getty Images)

Hideki Matsuyama makes history

HSBC Global Head of Sponsorship and Events Giles Morgan says: “This isn’t just a breakthrough for Hideki Matsuyama, this is a breakthrough for all of golf.”

Friday, October 28th, 2016


The R&A Warns Fans about mis-selling of Open Championship tickets

Ahead of The 146th Open at Royal Birkdale next summer, The R&A is warning spectators not to fall victim to misleading sales practices by unofficial operators selling tickets and hospitality products the full story »

#18 Saadiyat Beach Golf Club

Saadiyat Beach makes history with LET’s inaugural visit to Abu Dhabi  

Saadiyat Beach Golf Club prepares to be a part of Ladies European Tour history as Fatima Bint Mubarak Ladies Open marks the Tour’s first visit to Abu Dhabi, 2-5 November 2016

Tuesday, October 25th, 2016

The Bay Course at Costa Navarino, the setting for Round 02 of the 2017 Messinia Pro-Am

Magical Messinia Set to Host Inaugural Pro-Am

The new event aims to become an established tournament on the international Pro-Am schedule helping to contribute to the development and promotion of golf and golf tourism in Greece

Monday, October 24th, 2016

Paul McGinley (Getty Images)

Paul McGinley appointed to the Board of the European Tour

The four-time European Tour champion and victorious Ryder Cup Captain at Gleneagles in 2014, has agreed to join the Board of the European Tour as a Non-Executive Director

Wednesday, October 19th, 2016


Westwood to host 2017 British Masters at Close House

The former World Number One succeeds Luke Donald in the role of Tournament Host and has selected Close House, near Newcastle, – a European Tour venue for the first time – as the venue from September 28-October 1

Tuesday, October 18th, 2016

Andy Sullivan (Getty Images)

Ten years of success at the Portugal Masters

The Portugal Masters, which approaches its tenth birthday at the Oceânico Victoria Golf Course this week, naturally makes an impression on the lives – and heart rates – of the fans witnessing the action, as well as the wider economic impact that extends beyond the fairways

Monday, October 17th, 2016

Matt Wallace

Matt Wallace joins ISM

International Sports Management has completed the signing of rising golfing star Matt Wallace

Thursday, October 13th, 2016

Aaron Baddeley

PING signs Aaron Baddeley to equipment contract

Four-time PGA Tour winner Aaron Baddeley has signed an agreement to play PING equipment, PING Chairman & CEO John A. Solheim announced today

WATFORD, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 12:  Carmen Ballesteros (C) receives a chegue on befalf of the Seve Ballesteros Foundation from Thongchai Jaidee (L) of Thailand and Soren Kjeldsen (R) of Denmark at The Grove on October 12, 2016 in Watford, England.  (Photo by Andrew Redington/Getty Images)

EurAsia Cup gives back to Seve Ballesteros Foundation

Søren Kjeldsen and Thongchai Jaidee took time out from their busy schedules ahead of this week’s British Masters supported by Sky Sports, to present a cheque for €100,000 to the Seve Ballesteros Foundation

Tuesday, October 11th, 2016

Alexander Levy of France hits his tee shot during the 'Hero Challenge' prior to the British Masters at The Grove on October 11, 2016 in Watford, England.  (Photo by Ross Kinnaird/Getty Images)

Levy wins inaugural Hero Challenge at The Grove

Crowd of 2,200 watched Frenchman Alex Levy win eight-man shootout under floodlights and Shane Warne triumph in four-man celebrity match

Monday, October 10th, 2016

Fomer footballer Jamie Redknapp  (Photo by David Cannon/Getty Images)

All-star cast flock to British Masters

The traditional curtain-raiser for the tournament on Wednesday October 12 will raise funds for The Golf Foundation, the Official Charity of the British Masters, with some of the biggest names in football, rugby, motor racing, and snooker tackling the course at The Grove

Thursday, October 6th, 2016


PING Signs Irish Star Jack Hume

“Jack is one of the brightest young talents in men’s golf and we’re delighted that he will represent PING,” said PING Chairman & CEO John A. Solheim

Thomas Pieters (Getty Images)

Time has flown for man of the moment Pieters

Thomas Pieters is one of six members of Darren Clarke’s European Ryder Cup team in Scotland for the Alfred Dunhill Links Championship which started this morning the full story »

Nuala Walsh, Global Head of Marketing & Client Relations at Standard Life Investments, with the French European Tour players during a visit to Le Golf National (Getty Images)

Standard Life Investments Extends Ryder Cup Deal to Paris 2018

Global asset manager Standard Life Investments has extended its ground-breaking sponsorship of The Ryder Cup to include the 2018 contest, which will be played at Le Golf National, Paris, from September 28-30, 2018