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Golf bedlam – Ouch! John Daly

Golf bedlam – Ouch! John Daly

Mar 4th, 2017

Troubled by a nagging pain in his right hand, John Daly had been struggling to play his normal – some would say erratic – game during one of his regular excursions to Europe.

Golf bedlam in the Bahamas

Golf bedlam in the Bahamas

Jan 11th, 2017

As we reported yesterday, the opening event of the Web.com Tour, the Bahamas Great Exuma Classic, took a complete battering from the weather. And for one Pro this led to the loss of 32 balls!  

Mini Indoor Golf

Mini Indoor Golf

Feb 4th, 2018

Mini Indoor Golf is a legitimately tiny version of the game, in which you control a plastic golfer attached to the end of a golf club.

Donald Trump's golf habit costing the US taxpayer dear

Donald Trump's golf habit costing the US taxpayer dear

Jan 20th, 2018

President Donald Trump's flights to his golf club in Bedminster, New Jersey have cost taxpayers $15,994 per hour, and his recent flights have totaled over $3 million dollars. But that does not even take into account trips he made in the first six months of his presidency.

How to win  £2 million mansion with its own golf course

How to win £2 million mansion with its own golf course

Dec 20th, 2017

A millionaire is holding a competition to give away his £2.3million mansion for £10.50 a ticket, and it will come complete with a Rolls-Royce, a fully stocked wine cellar, as well as a gardener and housekeeper. What's not to like?!

Horror show of a golf swing

Horror show of a golf swing

Dec 19th, 2017

There are golf swings, and there are golf swings. This comes into the more unusual category, but whatever gets you through your round is our attitude at GolfPunk Towers.

Is this the coolest Golf Game on Earth?

Is this the coolest Golf Game on Earth?

Dec 10th, 2017

Welcome to the Inaugural Antarctic Clock Golf championship where players battled it out in one of the world’s most remote locations for surely the coolest golf game.

87-year-old wins Welsh golf club league

87-year-old wins Welsh golf club league

Dec 9th, 2017

According to Wales Online, 87-year-old Graham Davies "was the most consistent scorer" from March to September in the Ashburnham Golf Club's stags section. Age and experience beat the young guns. 

Outnumbered star working at American Golf

Outnumbered star working at American Golf

Nov 23rd, 2017

According to a report in The Sun, the twenty-one-year old  star of the BBC's Outnumbered, Tyger Drew-Honey, has had a two-day induction in Birmingham for a job with American Golf.

How to get rid of a rattle snake with your golf clubs

How to get rid of a rattle snake with your golf clubs

Nov 20th, 2017

Former pro Ice Hockey player, Jeremy Roenick had a bit of a domestic issue this weekend at his house in Arizona. It was the not so small matter of a rattle snake in the garage. So how did he sort it out? With his golf clubs of course! 

The UK Experiences its first Night Golf Hole-in-One

The UK Experiences its first Night Golf Hole-in-One

Nov 15th, 2017

The Night Golf Company have been running events across the UK for 5 years now and just a week after their 5th anniversary, they saw what they believe to the UK's first Night Golf Hole-in-One! Not only that, they saw the 2nd just 2 nights later!

Hailstones the size of golf balls

Hailstones the size of golf balls

Nov 12th, 2017

OK, so this isn’t strictly golf related, but this story did very much catch our eye. Perth’s coastal suburbs were hammered by a massive storm, which featured these amazing golf ball sized hailstones.

Millenium Falcon spotted on golf course

Millenium Falcon spotted on golf course

Nov 9th, 2017

The iconic Millennium Falcon has been spotted by fans, not in a galaxy far away, but on the borders of a golf course in Surrey - Barrow Hills Golf Club to be precise.

Could Phizz improve your golf game

Could Phizz improve your golf game

Nov 7th, 2017

With winter in full swing, every player brave enough to face UK courses are battered more and more by the icy winds, early tee times and soggy Sunday’s. But could Phizz be the answer you are looking for to both cure a hangover and help your golf?

 Golf versus basketball challenges

Golf versus basketball challenges

Oct 20th, 2017

Our friends from the 18Birdies Team traveled out to the Midwest and met NBA Legend/Milwaukee Bucks Head Coach Jason Kidd for a best-of-five series of golf & basketball challenges versus LPGA pro Kris Tschetter. Who comes out on top? Check out the video to find out!

Chinese government cracks down on Golf

Chinese government cracks down on Golf

Oct 19th, 2017

The Chinese government has closed two of the countries top golf courses owned by real estate mogul Wang Jianlin, according to reports from CNN.

Trump golf course's charitable giving claims under scrutiny

Trump golf course's charitable giving claims under scrutiny

Oct 19th, 2017

President Trump has always bigged-up his record of charitable giving, but these philanthropic boasts have not always stood up to scrutiny. And now the charitable-giving claims of one of his golf courses are being challenged.

Swapping night clubs for golf clubs

Swapping night clubs for golf clubs

Oct 17th, 2017

As well as being deterred by the high cost of club entry and expensive drinks, it seems that people are continuing to turn away from nightclubs and looking for more unusual and unique experiences when they go out for the night. Including golf....

Watch Sylvester Stallone's daughter crush golf shot

Watch Sylvester Stallone's daughter crush golf shot

Oct 15th, 2017

With a name like Sistine, you better be able to be good at stuff. Fortunately for Sistine Stallone, she doesn't seem to have a problem in this department. Especially when she's swinging the wrenches...

Andy Sullivan's golf house up for sale

Andy Sullivan's golf house up for sale

Oct 14th, 2017

Andy Sullivan's house in Magyar Crescent, Whitestone, is up for sale with Fine and Country, and offers over £900,000 are being welcomed. We take a look at the place and ponder what Sulli gets up to here...

John Terry shows off his football and golf skills

John Terry shows off his football and golf skills

Sep 21st, 2017

Here's some impressive golf ball juggling skills from ex Chelsea skipper and now Aston Villa player John Terry. Villa may be lingering in mid table, but it looks like Terry is on top of his golf game at least.

Trump tweets video of his golf ball hitting Clinton

Trump tweets video of his golf ball hitting Clinton

Sep 18th, 2017

So what if we've got flood and hurricane disasters, North Korea edging us closer to conflict and general worldwide secutiry threats, the President of the United States has got better things ot worry about, like how to continue his feud with ex-Presidential rival Hilary Clinton. Nice one, Trumper...

Man throws entire golf set into lake

Man throws entire golf set into lake

Aug 25th, 2017

We've all had our off days on the golf course, but it looks like this poor chap has chucked the game in for good, and with it all his sticks.

Hoonigans transform golf cart

Hoonigans transform golf cart

Aug 11th, 2017

The chaps down at Hoonigan.com have transformed a run of the mill golf cart into a bit of a beast, ideally designed for ‘drifting.’ Check out this bad boy here.

Win a round of golf with Donald Trump

Win a round of golf with Donald Trump

Aug 5th, 2017

Anthony ‘The Mooch’ Scaramucci had a cunning plan for an online lottery to play golf with The Trump, just before he got his marching orders.

Expect the unexpected with Ghetto Golf

Expect the unexpected with Ghetto Golf

Jul 29th, 2017

Ghetto Golf is set to open in Birmingham in October, and will offer crazy golf as you’ve never seen it before, plus cocktails, street food and DJs.

Pop up golf course

Pop up golf course

Jul 13th, 2017

A company called Stadiumlinks have been mastering the art of the pop-up–golf course, and here is their latest transformation.

Win a million Dollars with American Golf

Win a million Dollars with American Golf

Jul 11th, 2017

American Golf is inviting golfers across the UK & Ireland to enter its biggest ever competition and be in with a chance of scooping 1 Million Dollars. 

Escaped Camel recaptured on golf course

Escaped Camel recaptured on golf course

Jul 11th, 2017

A camel escaped from a circus and led police on a merry dance through peak–hour traffic on one of the busiest roads in Darwin, Australia, before being recaptured on a local golf course.

Gator attacks golf ball diver

Gator attacks golf ball diver

Jul 9th, 2017

Who knew alligators were so protective of their golf balls? This one – let's call him Steve – clearly had some lake ball re-sale deal already in place covering the Florida area.

Cliffhanger! Dorset golf course falls into ocean

Cliffhanger! Dorset golf course falls into ocean

Jun 30th, 2017

As if bumping into acting luvvies David Tennant and Olivia Colman while they're filming Broadchurch wasn't bad enough, now the members of Bridport & West Dorset Golf Club have been dealt another blow as half the 15th hole sank into the ocean.

Helicopter blows golf ball into hole

Helicopter blows golf ball into hole

Jun 25th, 2017

A player taking part in his club’s monthly competition had stopped at the ninth hole when an air ambulance landed on the fairway. But when it took off, the downdraft from its rotor blades blew the payers ball 25ft from the edge of the green and straight into the hole!

Amazing Croatian golf pad

Amazing Croatian golf pad

Jun 25th, 2017

Now here's a proper golfers pad! It has its own smart golf course, five swimming pools, 57 bedrooms and a helipad! Oh, and I forgot to add that it comes complete with its own marina.

Top 10 Golfing Confessions

Top 10 Golfing Confessions

Jun 24th, 2017

Someone clever once said: ‘Golf is a game in which you yell ‘Fore’, score six and write down five’. Mind you, he could have been wrong, as these 10 confessors comprehensively prove otherwise.

Golf club members stunned

Golf club members stunned

Jun 21st, 2017

Members of Westhoughton Golf Club, in Bolton, Greater Manchester, were amazed when a pilot landed his Steen Skybolt sports bi–plane on the 14th hole's 356–yard par–4 fairway.

Top 10 Golf Quitters

Top 10 Golf Quitters

Jun 19th, 2017

To paraphrase Full Metal Jacket: "Are you quitting on me? Well, are you? Then quit, you slimy walrus-looking piece of dirt! Get off of my golf course! NOW! MOVE IT!’ is what should have been said to this list of sad saps…

Arsenal FC players take on golf trick shot king

Arsenal FC players take on golf trick shot king

Jun 19th, 2017

What happens wheh you get a golf trick short maestro and three Arsenal players together for a bout of golf-soccer trickery... Over to Hector Bellerin, Nacho Monreal, Petr Čech and young Mr Geoff Swain...

Aqua golf anyone?

Aqua golf anyone?

Jun 3rd, 2017

US President Donald Trump's decision to withdraw his country from the 2015 Paris climate agreement has got everyone up in arms, and led to some strange predictions, including Aqua Golf! 

Parkour meets golf

Parkour meets golf

May 26th, 2017

Here's a great little video that the European Tour have released for the BMW PGA Championship. It's Parkour golf as Thomas Pieters' playing partner takes extreme measures to make his tee time. 

Another daft golf rule

Another daft golf rule

May 19th, 2017

Sometimes there are hard choices to make in golf, and Jacksonville University golfer David was faced with one of them. He could either take a two shot penalty or go for a swim.      

Golfer kills bird

Golfer kills bird

May 10th, 2017

A golfer on the 18th at Sawgrass takes out a bird off the tee! 

Yesterday's Golf News Today #13

Yesterday's Golf News Today #13

Apr 24th, 2017

This content is not available on The Golf Channel. Or any other channel for that matter... When golf enters the Twilight Zone...

GolfPunk's musical tribute to Augusta

GolfPunk's musical tribute to Augusta

Apr 4th, 2017

Some people said it couldn't be done. Others advised that it really shouldn't happen. But it did. Seriously, these boys have got too much time on their hands.... This may, or may not, get you in the mood...

Alligator eats man's golf ball

Alligator eats man's golf ball

Mar 27th, 2017

An alligator has eaten a man's golf ball on a course in Florida. This is definitively not a case of play it where it lies! 

Bees learn how to play golf

Bees learn how to play golf

Feb 24th, 2017

Taking inspiration from Troon's Postage Stamp, they built a circular platform with a small hole in the centre filled with sugar solution, into which bees had to move a ball to get a reward.

Photographer taken out by 145mph golf shot

Photographer taken out by 145mph golf shot

Feb 17th, 2017

Ever wondered what would happen if a golfer snap-hooked his drive into an unsuspecting photographer? No, us neither. But that's what happened at Graeme McDowell's Fantasy Golf Camp...

Donald Trump quick to get back on the golf course

Donald Trump quick to get back on the golf course

Feb 6th, 2017

The big question on everyone's lips this last 15 days since Donald Trump took office and started throwing around Executive Orders like confetti is, of course, when will Trumper capitulate on his promise and get back on the golf course?

Luke Wilson on golf, bandits and Cypress Point

Luke Wilson on golf, bandits and Cypress Point

Feb 6th, 2017

Actor Luke Wilson has starred in such corkers as Anchorman, The Royal Tenenbaums, Entourage and Charlie's Angels opposite the likes of Cameron Diaz, Reese Witherspoon and Drew Barrymore. But the only birds he's interested in...

Top 20 Golf Bets Ever

Top 20 Golf Bets Ever

Feb 2nd, 2017

From Evil Knieval to Moe Norman, we continue our countdown of the Most Bonkers Golf Bets Of All Time...

Trump calls out The Queen for a game of golf

Trump calls out The Queen for a game of golf

Jan 22nd, 2017

He's come out with some interesting suggestions in the past: Giant walls encassing America; Muslims, gays and women being informed they are not high on his Christmas card list. But this one takes the biscuit.

The Foozler Reports: Golf Therapy In Prison

The Foozler Reports: Golf Therapy In Prison

Dec 13th, 2016

‘Have you seen this fellas?’ chirped Foozler during our Friday wind-down pint. ‘Canadians are offering Golf Therapy to convicts, have you ever heard the like?’ ‘No,’ we said, ‘get your stripes on and go find out…’

The amazing bicycle made out of golf clubs

The amazing bicycle made out of golf clubs

Dec 2nd, 2016

What can you get for 99p these days? How about a bag of Haribos? You could get something from the pound shop if you can borrow 1p from someone. Or you could get yourself a brand new bicycle made entirely out of golf clubs.

The Ultimate Golf Fail Video!

The Ultimate Golf Fail Video!

Nov 12th, 2016

If you want t really REALLY good laugh, take a look at this brilliant compilaiton of golf fails from the 'cart jumping maniac' to the lake dancing bafoon!

Top 10 Worst Ever Golf Haircuts

Top 10 Worst Ever Golf Haircuts

Nov 8th, 2016

We've all had a bad haircut or three over the years, but the pictorial evidence is probably buried deep down in some box of memories only to be opened when suitably drunk. The PGA Tour pros don't have it so lucky...

Picnic makers and soccer players ruin golf course

Picnic makers and soccer players ruin golf course

Nov 8th, 2016

All you've got to do is put a decent swing on it, draw it round the football match going on right in front of you, and hope your ball doesn't land in the pickle jar in the picnic hamper being enjoyed by a load of dudes sitting on the bloody green!

Dan and Dan Talk Golf

Dan and Dan Talk Golf

Oct 25th, 2016

Introducing Dan & Dan Talk Golf. One of them knows slightly less about golf than the other... This week they discuss 'The 19th Hole'...

Incredible slam dunk ace for college golfer

Incredible slam dunk ace for college golfer

Sep 14th, 2016

It's one thing getting a hole in one when your ball lands on the green and somehow finds its way into the cup. But it's quite another when your ball flies straight into the hole.

The Foozler: He hates golf, we make him play

The Foozler: He hates golf, we make him play

Sep 2nd, 2016

Back in 1998 John Calabria, Vice President of research at Maxfli, estimated that more than half a billion golf balls went missing every year. We sent the Foozler to get some back for us...

100 ft robot golf

100 ft robot golf

Aug 28th, 2016

Playstation are releasing the golf hounds. 100ft golf robot hounds to be precise...

Top 10 Golf-In-The-Movies Moments

Top 10 Golf-In-The-Movies Moments

Aug 6th, 2016

Here's the challenge Golfpunkers. We have selected 10 great golf clips from famous movies. We may well have missed a few... go to the comment section at bottom of article and tell us what we've missed!! Enjoy.

Trump calls out Obama for golf match. Again!

Trump calls out Obama for golf match. Again!

Aug 4th, 2016

Oi, Trump! It's no use you attempting to slag off Obama for playing too much golf. Down our way that's exactly what we want our Presidents and other world leaders to be doing.

Neymar tries golf. Results random...

Neymar tries golf. Results random...

Jul 28th, 2016

As we prepare to watch the world's finest players show off their finely tuned skills at Baltursol in the USPGA, it's reassuring that all of us who have ever played the game, are better than Brazilian football wonder kind Neymar...

Teenager crash lands plane on golf course

Teenager crash lands plane on golf course

Jul 3rd, 2016

There's nothing more disconcerting than the words 'engine' and 'lost', especially when you put those words together and you take into account the fact that you're in an airplane. And you're flying it. And you're 17 years old.

GolfPunk Driscoll wins Nashville Open

GolfPunk Driscoll wins Nashville Open

Jun 20th, 2016

When our pal James Driscoll narrowly lost his PGA Tour card in 2014 we feared he might struggle to 'get it back'. Aged 38, he'd be coming up against the young gun future PGA stars, and he would no longer be able to use his belly putter...

Accountant embezzles £268,000 from Stoke golf club

Accountant embezzles £268,000 from Stoke golf club

Jun 11th, 2016

Gambling addict James Cassidy has been handed a three-and-a-half year prison sentence after he used his position as accountant at Greenway Hall Golf Club near Stoke, UK, to help himself to £268,000 to fund his losses.