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Valderrama Meets... Ian Poulter

Valderrama Meets... Ian Poulter

Jan 10th, 2017

Lovely stuff: Valderrama – the head-cover-sock-puppet-lovechild of Roland Rat & Frank Spencer gets totally busted by Ian Poulter...

Is Rome in danger of losing the Ryder Cup?

Is Rome in danger of losing the Ryder Cup?

Feb 9th, 2017

Guaranteed money for the 2022 has been cut by the Italian government, according to reports from the Associated Press. And if organizers cannot find new funds, the city is in danger of losing the event.

TNT: Belgian Bombers alert!

TNT: Belgian Bombers alert!

Feb 2nd, 2017

TNT is the new nickname for the three Belgian Bombers who are all teeing it up this week in Dubai at the Desert Classic. 

GB&I Walker Cup squad announced

GB&I Walker Cup squad announced

Jan 26th, 2017

The R&A has announced an initial 19–man squad for the Great Britain and Ireland Walker Cup team to face the United States at Los Angeles Country Club in September.

All change for Ryder Cup rules

All change for Ryder Cup rules

Jan 19th, 2017

The European Tour has announced a change to its membership regulations for the 2018 season. And Thomas Bjorn will get an extra wildcard pick. 

Muppet to be named new USA RYder Cup Captain

Muppet to be named new USA RYder Cup Captain

Jan 11th, 2017

It’s Ryder Cup time again already, as this week the decision as to who will captain the USA Team in France is set to be announced. And there is a clear favourite emerging.

Ian Poulter: Bravery Off The Tee

Ian Poulter: Bravery Off The Tee

Jan 10th, 2017

Scaredy Cat Scaredy Cat, sitting on the, errmm, golf mat. No need to be afraid anymore. Ian Poulter is here to show us how to attain true bravery on the tee. No matter what is in front of you...

In the office with Ian Poulter

In the office with Ian Poulter

Jan 9th, 2017

Poults has put out this great little video on Instagram. It’s a walk through his office, or rather his collection of golf clubs that span the course of his career.

Poulter plans to put 2016 behind him

Poulter plans to put 2016 behind him

Jan 2nd, 2017

Poults is knocking on the door of 41, and has had a tough old time of it for the past 18 months. But he has positive plans for 2017 and beyond. 

TaylorMade launch Star Wars golf gear

TaylorMade launch Star Wars golf gear

Dec 16th, 2016

TaylorMade are launching an amazing Star Wars accessories collection, just in time to fill up Christmas stockings up and down the land!

Poulter in new Twitter tirade

Poulter in new Twitter tirade

Dec 14th, 2016

Ian Poulter has been in another Twitter tirade, when a car salesman who had previously delivered vehicles for Poults called him a 'd--k.' Prepare for Twitter handbags. 

Is the Ryder Cup coming to Bolton?

Is the Ryder Cup coming to Bolton?

Dec 11th, 2016

Peel Holdings is planning to build a new world–class course on the Hulton Park Estate near Westhouhgton in Bolton, and is pitching it as a potential Ryder Cup course. 

Vikings charging at World Cup

Vikings charging at World Cup

Nov 26th, 2016

Denmark take a four shot lead into the final day at the ISPS Handa World Cup of Golf after shooting a two under par 70 in the third round Foursomes.

Spain lead USA & China in Golf World Cup

Spain lead USA & China in Golf World Cup

Nov 24th, 2016

Chris Wood and Andy Sullivan are two strokes behind leaders Spain after the first round of the World Cup of Golf in Melbourne. Russell Knox's 'zero to hero' experiment, however, seems doomed

Stars skipping World Cup of Golf

Stars skipping World Cup of Golf

Nov 5th, 2016

The phrase 'World Cup' has a certain cachet in the sports world. Outside of maybe the Summer Olympics, the football World Cup is the biggest sporting event on the planet. Now golf has tried to get in on the power of the 'World Cup' brand with the World Cup of Golf. But the stars aren't turning out.

Padraig Harrington still wants Ryder Cup place

Padraig Harrington still wants Ryder Cup place

Oct 26th, 2016

Padraig Harrington is not ready to take up the captaincy of Europe's Ryder Cup team, if offered the job for the 2018 tournament, and he wants to face the Americans in Paris as a player.

The Ryder Cup Sunday Singles Predictions

The Ryder Cup Sunday Singles Predictions

Oct 2nd, 2016

This is it. Just the singles matches left. This Ryder Cup has been truly brilliant, and for as much as the American crowds at Hazeltine have been infuriating it's made for great TV. We've gone down the pairings, and made our predictions. It's going to be a battle out there, but we think the Europeans can do this. COME ON EUROPE!!!

Ryder Cup Day 1: Game On!!!

Ryder Cup Day 1: Game On!!!

Oct 1st, 2016

Rory lead an amazing fightback on day one of the Ryder Cup, plus we've got the Saturday morning pairings & predictions!

Ryder Cup 4-ball pairings

Ryder Cup 4-ball pairings

Oct 1st, 2016

It's on!! After all the drama of this morning's matches here are the afternoon 4-ball pairings

Ryder Cup Picture Spectacular

Ryder Cup Picture Spectacular

Sep 29th, 2016

Things are heating up at Hazeltine, and these are only the practice days?! Here are the best pictures so far + added japery...

THE SWINGIN' SIREN RYDER CUP PART 2

THE SWINGIN' SIREN RYDER CUP PART 2

Sep 29th, 2016

We unveiled the incredible Team Europe in our alternative Ryder Cup already, here come the Americans, captained by Paige Spiranac!!! 

A bit of Ryder Cup Magic

A bit of Ryder Cup Magic

Sep 28th, 2016

Captain Clarke brought in Dynamo to add some inspirational magic to the European Ryder Cup team.

Tiger Woods Ryder Cup Photobomb

Tiger Woods Ryder Cup Photobomb

Sep 28th, 2016

Tiger desperately wants to play his part on the USA Ryder Cup team. Only problem, as this video proves, his forgot what his part is this time around!

GolfPunk Radio Ryder Cup Special

GolfPunk Radio Ryder Cup Special

Sep 28th, 2016

Join the boys as they go crazy for the Ryder Cup & pay tribute to the great Arnold Palmer. Feat: GP Editor Tim Southwell, Danny O, The Foozler & the legendary golf broadcaster Bob Bubka!!    

 Miguel Angel Jimenez tipped to be next European Ryder Cup Captain

Miguel Angel Jimenez tipped to be next European Ryder Cup Captain

Sep 27th, 2016

 A nationwide Ryder Cup golf survey* commissioned by Europe’s No 1 golf retailer, American Golf, has revealed that UK golf fans believe that Spaniard Miguel Angel Jimenez should be the next Team Europe captain for the Ryder Cup set to be staged in France in 2018.

GolfPunk's Ryder Cup Quiz

GolfPunk's Ryder Cup Quiz

Sep 27th, 2016

Getting excited yet? Yes, us too. Here's a little Ryder Cup Quiz to get you in the mood...

Davis Love in astonishing Ryder Cup claim

Davis Love in astonishing Ryder Cup claim

Sep 24th, 2016

Davis Love III has gone mad. He says his Ryder Cup team for Hazeltine is the greatest line up of golfers ever assembled. Nurse, could you see to this please...

How navy seals won the Ryder Cup for USA in 2008

How navy seals won the Ryder Cup for USA in 2008

Sep 22nd, 2016

Did you know.. the USA have actually won the Ryder Cup and not all that long ago either. When Paul Azinger went up against Nick Faldo in 2008, he took his lead from navy seals. This is what happened...

Team Europe predicted Ryder Cup pairings

Team Europe predicted Ryder Cup pairings

Sep 20th, 2016

The first couple of sessions at Hazeltine are going to be critical. USA are clear favourites but Europe's legendary pairings have blown the odds to smithereens in recent times... Darren Clarke has a lot to think about...

USA Ryder Cup Picks Announced

USA Ryder Cup Picks Announced

Sep 12th, 2016

Davis Love has picked three of his final four Ryder Cup players for Team USA, and he has definitely played it safe.

US Ryder Cup Team getting the backing

US Ryder Cup Team getting the backing

Sep 10th, 2016

William Hill has reported that only 9% of money placed on the match has been for Europe to win, with 89% on a USA win and 2% on the draw.              

The Tin Cup Challenge

The Tin Cup Challenge

Sep 5th, 2016

Ben Crane and Robert Streb are given a baseball bat and some garden tools to put them to the Tin Cup Challenge. Here's how they got on. 

Foxhills Club & Resort to host PGA Cup

Foxhills Club & Resort to host PGA Cup

Sep 1st, 2016

Foxhills Club & Resort has been announced as the host venue for Great Britain & Ireland’s eagerly anticipated PGA Cup clash with the United States in 2017. 

New trend as FedEx Cup begins

New trend as FedEx Cup begins

Aug 24th, 2016

As the FedEx Cup is about the get under way, a new trend is emerging. And it’s all to do with growing a moustache. 

Ryder Cup legends return to The Belfry

Ryder Cup legends return to The Belfry

Aug 24th, 2016

Powerful memories will be stirred when golfing legends and sporting celebrities gather for Tony Jacklin’s Charity Invitational at The Belfry on 6th September 2016.

Tiger’s Ryder Cup Role

Tiger’s Ryder Cup Role

Aug 23rd, 2016

American Ryder Cup captain, Davis Love III, is expecting Tiger Woods to have a major impact on the competition. Here’s why.

Ryder Cup automatic spots confirmed

Ryder Cup automatic spots confirmed

Aug 22nd, 2016

Europe’s team to defend the Ryder Cup will contain at least five rookies after the nine automatic qualifiers were decided this weekend.

Can Thomas Pieter’s make the Ryder Cup team?

Can Thomas Pieter’s make the Ryder Cup team?

Aug 20th, 2016

Thomas Pieters needs to win this week's Czech Masters and the Made In Denmark event next week to have any hope of making Europe's Ryder Cup team. But he’s in the running. 

McGinley Cup victory for Fox

McGinley Cup victory for Fox

Aug 15th, 2016

Teenager Alfie Fox will have the chance to test his golfing skills against the cream of the game’s best up-and-coming junior players after claiming a convincing victory in the 2016 Paul McGinley Junior Cup at Quinta do Lago in Portugal.

Beef plays down Ryder Cup chances

Beef plays down Ryder Cup chances

Aug 13th, 2016

Beef has been playing down his chances of getting a wildcard selection for next month's Ryder Cup, and has said he would not pick himself if he was captain of Europe's team.

Ryder Cup goes on US Tour

Ryder Cup goes on US Tour

Aug 3rd, 2016

The PGA of America has announced plans for the first U.S. Ryder Cup Trophy Tour, to build support and excitement for the United States Ryder Cup Team and the spirit of the Ryder Cup.

Brandt Snedeker leads Canadian Open

Brandt Snedeker leads Canadian Open

Jul 24th, 2016

Brandt Snedeker takes a one-shot lead into the final round of the Canadian Open after posting a six-under-par 66 at Glen Abbey in Ontario. But there's a hot Canadian amateur on his tail.....

Star Wars: The Golf Awakens

Star Wars: The Golf Awakens

Jun 23rd, 2016

TaylorMade are betting big on Star Wars this Christmas, as they announce new accessories range for mid November.

Shane Lowry boosts Ryder Cup chances

Shane Lowry boosts Ryder Cup chances

Jun 21st, 2016

Shane Lowry boosted his chances of automatic qualification for the European Ryder Cup team in September with his strong performance at the US Open.

Celebrity Cup Debut

Celebrity Cup Debut

May 27th, 2016

Denise van Outen will make her debut in this year’s Celebrity Cup at the Celtic Manor Resort near Newport.

Irish Open bringing in the stars

Irish Open bringing in the stars

May 5th, 2016

Eight major champions and 12 of the world’s top-50 players will play in the Dubai Duty Free Irish Open hosted by the Rory McIlroy Foundation, at the K Club in Straffan, County Kildare, from May 19-22. The stars are coming out to play.

Ian Poulter One - Golf Troll Nil

Ian Poulter One - Golf Troll Nil

Mar 18th, 2016

As we reported the other day, Ian Poulter was heckled at the Valspar and then properly trolled on Twitter. Poults was having none of it, and shamed the troll on Twitter. And he's more than made his point, as the troll has been sacked.

Ian Poulter tries to get heckler sacked

Ian Poulter tries to get heckler sacked

Mar 14th, 2016

Ian Poulter was on the receiving end of some heckling at the Valspar Championship this weekend, and Poults was having none of it. He tried to get the perpetrator sacked from his day job. This is what occurred.

Olympic test event for Brazilians only

Olympic test event for Brazilians only

Feb 27th, 2016

The test event scheduled for Friday March 8th will be closed to the public, and will only feature nine Brazilian players. The event will only feature five men and four women porfessionals in a stroke play format. Another missed opportunity?

Brian Harman chips in!

Brian Harman chips in!

Feb 6th, 2016

Here's Brian Harman getting the crowds going with this brilliant chip in at the 16th at the Waste Management in Phoenix. 

Ian Poulter goes shopping

Ian Poulter goes shopping

Jan 29th, 2016

Ian Poulter has been out shopping, Poulter style. He has added the new £200,000 458 Ferrari Speciale Aperta to his collection and has also had a Ferrari 275 from the 1960s restored.

11-year-old indian golfer strives for world domination

11-year-old indian golfer strives for world domination

Jan 21st, 2016

No one had ever heard of golf in Shubham Jaglan's poor Indian village. Until, that is, the five-year-old Shubham happened upon a six iron one day and decided to take on the world. Six years later he won back-to-back junior titles in the US.

EURASIA CUP Four Ball Draw

EURASIA CUP Four Ball Draw

Jan 14th, 2016

The first morning draw, plus how come the European Team is dressed up like Droogs from A Clockwork Orange?...

 Former Tennis Star Paradorn Srichaphan at Asian Q-School

Former Tennis Star Paradorn Srichaphan at Asian Q-School

Jan 13th, 2016

Yesterday we brought you news that Gareth Bale had received a cheeky offer from the European Tour to sign up for Q-School. That led to us digging out stories of all the other football players who've tried to make it in golf. Now, former World Number 9 tennis star Paradorn Srichaphan is having a go in Asia. Will they never learn?...

Poulter's late birthday surprise

Poulter's late birthday surprise

Jan 13th, 2016

Lee Westwood has just posted this video of Arsenal fan Ian Poulter getting a surprise birthday gift from Darren Clarke's Ryder Cup team meeting. 

Rookie wins major Canadian sports award

Rookie wins major Canadian sports award

Dec 29th, 2015

Eighteen-year old Henderson’s success has not gone unnoticed, as she has just won The Canadian Press female athlete of the year. She picked up 21 votes (37 per cent) in the annual survey of editors and broadcasters from across the country.

The GP Review: Star Wars: The Force Awakens

The GP Review: Star Wars: The Force Awakens

Dec 17th, 2015

A long time ago, in a galaxy far far away,  before I was ever a golf punk, years before I became a sneaker head, and before I even knew what a foodie was, I was a Star Wars nerd. I’ve been waiting 34 years for what I witnessed at 12.05 this morning. Was it worth the wait?

Star Wars: The Force Awakens

Star Wars: The Force Awakens

Dec 16th, 2015

At 12.05 tonight our dreams come true. Real Star Wars films, about the real Star Wars characters. Now if you're anything like us you've probably got some geeky Star Wars memorabilia. Maybe even some bits from the new film. But have you got any Star Wars golf gear? We've trawled the internet to find the places where golf and Star Wars collide.

Italy to host the 2022 Ryder Cup

Italy to host the 2022 Ryder Cup

Dec 14th, 2015

Rome will host it’s first Ryder Cup as Italy have won the bidding process for the 2022 Ryder Cup. This will be third time the tournament has been played on continental Europe, and the event will be played at the Marco Simone Golf and Country Club, 17km from the centre of Rome.

Matt Jones wins Australian Open

Matt Jones wins Australian Open

Nov 29th, 2015

There’s winning from the front, and there’s reversing into a win. It’s safe to say Matt Jones did the latter at the Australian Open. Shooting a two over final round, Jones did just enough to keep Jordan Spieth and Adam Scott at bay.

Faldo

Faldo "USA favourites for 2016 Ryder Cup"

Nov 29th, 2015

Faldo calls USA as favourites for 2016 Ryder Cup, citing a potential raft of European rookies tilting the odds in Davis Love III's favour. We also take a trip down bad memory lane to Faldo's nadir at Valhalla 2008...

Australian Open Round Three

Australian Open Round Three

Nov 28th, 2015

Local boy Matt Jones continued his impressive form in Sydney at the Emirates Australian Open. Jones has now shot 67, 68, 68 and leads World Number One Jordan Spieth by three shots after Spieth shot a third round 67.

Pro shoots 92 at Australian Open

Pro shoots 92 at Australian Open

Nov 26th, 2015

I’ve just come back from a top secret launch in Dubai. Playing with different clubs, on jet lag, in the desert, I had an absolute dog of a round. But I’d have fancied my chances of beating 92 if I'd added it up. Poor Weiyu Zhu didn’t at the Australian Open

Tiger Woods Not Fit To Be A Ryder Cup Captain

Tiger Woods Not Fit To Be A Ryder Cup Captain

Nov 19th, 2015

Has every TV goon got it in for Tiger, or what?! First Nick Faldo weighed in with "Tiger is finished in the majors", and now Golf Channel analyst Brandel Chamblee has ripped into him by claiming Tiger doesn't deserve to ever be a Ryder Cup captain or assistant...

Ian Poulter backs Tiger's Ryder Cup Vice Captaincy

Ian Poulter backs Tiger's Ryder Cup Vice Captaincy

Nov 19th, 2015

Apparently, not everyone shares Golf Channel pundit Brandel Chamblee's opinion that Tiger Woods is not worthy of being on the Ryder Cup captaincy team. No less than Ryder Cup legend Ian Poulter has had his say...

Poulter Keeps Ryder Cup Dream Alive

Poulter Keeps Ryder Cup Dream Alive

Nov 2nd, 2015

After his mad dash to Hong Kong, Ian Poulter still hadn’t done quite enough to be eligible for next years Ryder Cup standings. But through luck, perseverance and injury, Poults will be still able to qualify for the best event in golf.

Gleneagles bags 2019 Solheim Cup

Gleneagles bags 2019 Solheim Cup

Oct 29th, 2015

Denmark, England, Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, Scotland, Spain, Sweden, Turkey, Wales... your Solheim-Cup-venue-getting dudes took a hell of a beating!!! Yes indeed, Scotland wins the Solheim Cup 2019.

Poulter backs Fitzpatrick

Poulter backs Fitzpatrick

Oct 28th, 2015

It has been an exceptional rookie season for Sheffield- born Matthew Fitzpatrick, who won his first professional title at the British Masters earlier this month. He’s also had seven other top-five finishes in this his rookie year on the European Tour, which is impressive to say the very least. But what about the Ryder Cup? Here's what Ian Poulter thinks.

Rose & Poulter flying high in Hong Kong

Rose & Poulter flying high in Hong Kong

Oct 23rd, 2015

Invitee Dustin Johnson looks set to miss the cut after bogeying his last hole to finish +1 and one shot the wrong side of the weekend. You can't imagine this will go down well with the hosts but at least Dusty & Paulina will get to sample the delights of Hong Kong.

Ian Poulter in Ryder Cup Drama

Ian Poulter in Ryder Cup Drama

Oct 21st, 2015

​What do you do when your European Tour membership is under threat and your Ryder Cup chances are in jeopardy? 

Star Wars Golf

Star Wars Golf

Oct 20th, 2015

Star Wars has taken over the internet today, so we thought it only right we added our tuppence worth. With The Force Awakens trailer going live this morning, we had a look around for some of the best Star Wars golfing gubbins.

Top 10 Presidents Cup Shots Ever

Top 10 Presidents Cup Shots Ever

Oct 14th, 2015

The Top 10 Presidents Cup shots ever: Amazing hole-outs, chip ins and just about every jaw dropping shots you've ever seen.

USA Wins Thrilling Presidents Cup

USA Wins Thrilling Presidents Cup

Oct 11th, 2015

Bill Haas beats Sang-moon Bae to win the Presidents Cup for USA. Sang-moon departs for 24 months military service. The two are not related.

Presidents Cup Day One

Presidents Cup Day One

Oct 7th, 2015

Here are the Thursday morning Foursome pairings for the Presidents Cup at the Jack Nicklaus Golf Club, Incheon, South Korea. UK is eight hours ahead, and USA 13 hours ahead.

Dunhill Cup Day 2

Dunhill Cup Day 2

Oct 2nd, 2015

Day 2 at the Alfred Dunhill Links Championship was another fun and enthralling watch as the young guns continued firing despite the pressure increasing on them with mounting publicity from the media. 

Italian Open Day 2

Italian Open Day 2

Sep 19th, 2015

While Nicky C didn’t manage to keep the lead going into round two of the italian Open, Scandanavians Jens Fahrbring and Lucas Bjerregaard zoom to the front at Monza. Fahbring shot a 64 with nine birdies, while his playing partner Bjerregaard put a 65 together, with five birdies and an opening eagle at the first. 

The FedExCup Connundrum!

The FedExCup Connundrum!

Sep 15th, 2015

Blimey - now it's getting really complicated. BUT NEVER FEAR - we've figured it out and made it way easy to understand. We've even got a table and everything!

Walker Cup Day 1 Wrap

Walker Cup Day 1 Wrap

Sep 12th, 2015

The first day of the 45th Walker Cup saw Great Britain & Ireland off to a fast start, but the Americans clawed their way back to end the day GB&I 7 – USA 5.

Russian Open Day 3 Wrap

Russian Open Day 3 Wrap

Sep 5th, 2015

On a rain interrupted Day 3 at the Russian Open it was the Lee's who came out on top, defeating the weather to produce some spellbinding golf. That's Lee Slattery and Craig Lee.

2014 Gleneagles Ryder Cup Boost to Scotland

2014 Gleneagles Ryder Cup Boost to Scotland

Aug 31st, 2015

Golf can be a serious business when it comes to having a positive effect on the economy. A new report from Sheffield Hallam University’s Sport Industry Research Centre reveals that the 2014 Ryder Cup at Gleneagles made a contribution of £106 million to the Scottish economy, which is pretty amazing for an event that’s in theory only three days long.

Brian Harman Makes Two Aces!!!

Brian Harman Makes Two Aces!!!

Aug 30th, 2015

So we've switched the golf on, and this is the first thing we see. Brian Harman take a bow son. With odds of 67 million to one, the left hander just nailed this hybrid on the 14th hole at The Barclays for his second hole in one of the round.

FedExCup Fantasy Challenge1

FedExCup Fantasy Challenge1

Aug 26th, 2015

So here we go with the FedExCup. First up is the Barclays. Last year's winner was Hunter Mahan: Gonna put him in your team?

Rafael Nadal Backs Spanish Ryder Cup Bid

Rafael Nadal Backs Spanish Ryder Cup Bid

Aug 26th, 2015

Ahead of the US Open, Spanish tennis ace and 14-time Grand Slam winner, Rafa Nadal has joined the Costa Brava Barcelona 2022 pitch team. And he's a mad keen golfer!

FedExCup: What it is, how it works...

FedExCup: What it is, how it works...

Aug 25th, 2015

​The FedExCup is the end of season tournament on the PGA Tour. Introduced in 2007, after a bit of chopping and changing, it has proven to be the exciting end to the season that the PGA Tour were looking for.

Day Four Pairings & Starting Times

Day Four Pairings & Starting Times

Aug 23rd, 2015

And here are Day 4 pairings and tee times for the 2015 Wyndham Championship. With 19 players within 5 shots of the lead, this could be anyone's. But could it be Tiger's?

Maximilian Kieffer Wears Kjus

Maximilian Kieffer Wears Kjus

Aug 20th, 2015

On the quiet Maximilian Kieefer is having one of the best seasons on the European Tour. At this point the 25 year old from Germany has not missed a cut, with highlights being his resultts at the Nordea Masters and the Dubuai Duty Free Irish Open Hosted by Rory McIlroy. In total he's had four top tens this season, and currenty lies in 46th place on the Race to Dubai.

Spanish Bid for 2022 Ryder Cup

Spanish Bid for 2022 Ryder Cup

Aug 8th, 2015

The race to select the host for the 2022 Ryder Cup is entering the final stages, and Spain has outlined its credentials to host golf’s biggest event, with some serious numbers.

IJP Design Poulter Tartan Trousers

IJP Design Poulter Tartan Trousers

Apr 15th, 2015

Ian Poulter’s IJP Design may be known for it’s checked trousers, but at least they’ve gone about it properly, officially registering their deigns with the Scottish Tartan Authority. 

Kjus Dorian Halfzip

Kjus Dorian Halfzip

Mar 30th, 2015

You’re on the coast, playing a classic links, for arguments sake lets say Royal North Devon...

Scotty Cameron's brilliant putting tip

Scotty Cameron's brilliant putting tip

Feb 17th, 2017

It's all about the flow. Jonathan Yarwood has spent a lot of time with Scotty Cameron and his learnings are right here for you GolfPunkers. We don't want thanking. Just money. Cheers.

Sardinia joins Italian golf push

Sardinia joins Italian golf push

Feb 8th, 2017

The island of Sardinia has joined the growing number of regions supporting Italy Golf & More – the first pan–Italian international promotional golf project.

Katie Kearney Golfing Starlet

Katie Kearney Golfing Starlet

Jan 31st, 2017

Our favourite ex Miss Missouri has been hitting the links again. Here's what she has been up to of late.

Top stars miss the cut at Torrey Pines

Top stars miss the cut at Torrey Pines

Jan 28th, 2017

It was carnage at Torrey Pines last night as a plethora of the world's tops stars crashed out of the Farmers Insurance. Tiger, DJ, Jason Day, Rickie Fowler... the list goes on and on...

Norwegian Clubs join WLC

Norwegian Clubs join WLC

Jan 26th, 2017

Two of Norway's most prestigious golf clubs have become the first Scandinavian members to be welcomed into the World of Leading Golf – an association representing many of the planet's top golf clubs and resorts. 

Srixon launch new Z Star XV

Srixon launch new Z Star XV

Jan 24th, 2017

We love a Z-Star here at GolfPunk Towers. And there's a new ball in town for 2017 – the Z-Star XV, launching in partnership with Prostate Cancer UK. Let's roll...

Greg Eason's decuple bogey is actually a Dodo

Greg Eason's decuple bogey is actually a Dodo

Jan 23rd, 2017

After Greg Eason’s ‘decuple bogey’ at the Web.com Great Abaco Classic in the Bahamas, we delve back in the GP archives to bring you the alternative way of labelling golf’s ‘less than heroic’ scores.

Saturday Siren: Sergio's new fiancee Angela Akins

Saturday Siren: Sergio's new fiancee Angela Akins

Jan 7th, 2017

So Sergio is getting hitched to the lovely Angela Akins. But who really is Angela Akins? Well, here is a rare insight into Angela's life. We give you: Angela Akins A Day In The Life ... of Angela Akins...

Callaway signs rising star Daniel Berger

Callaway signs rising star Daniel Berger

Jan 5th, 2017

Callaway has announced that it has reached a Staff Pro agreement with Daniel Berger. Already a standout performer on Tour, Berger joins the company following a breakout season, highlighted by his first PGA Tour win in June at the FedEx St. Jude Classic.

Old and New Stars in the Mix for a Great 2017 Golf Season

Old and New Stars in the Mix for a Great 2017 Golf Season

Jan 3rd, 2017

As great as 2016 was for the world of golf – four different winners of golf’s four major championships, Justin Rose holding off Henrik Stenson in Rio for the gold medal as golf returned to the Olympic Games, and the United States winning the Ryder Cup for the first time since 2008 - it’s possible that 2017 could be even better.

Rickie Fowler gets the birthday party started

Rickie Fowler gets the birthday party started

Dec 15th, 2016

Rickie Fowler was 28 on Tuesday , but he kicked off his birthday celebrations early with Cindy Crawford necking Champagne out of the Ryder Cup on Monday night.     

Tiger collapses after strong start

Tiger collapses after strong start

Dec 1st, 2016

Tiger had four birdies in his first eight holes, including three in a row on holes 6 through 8. And at that point, he was tied for the lead at four under. But then.......

12 Star showdown for Abu Dhabi Championship

12 Star showdown for Abu Dhabi Championship

Nov 9th, 2016

A 12-star showdown is set for the 12th edition of the Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship, January 19-22, with defending champion Rickie Fowler set to go head-to-head with Dustin Johnson, Rory McIlroy, Henrik Stenson and Danny Willett.

North Korea demands Australians apologise on live TV

North Korea demands Australians apologise on live TV

Nov 6th, 2016

It seems that the golf prank carried out by two Australians, when they gate crashed North Korea's World Cup Of Golf tournament, has not been received with the level of humour they might have hoped.

Paulina Gretzky & Dustin Johnson's post Ryder Cup jaunt

Paulina Gretzky & Dustin Johnson's post Ryder Cup jaunt

Oct 15th, 2016

After being named Golfer Of The Year by his fellow tour pros, winning his first major and being an essential part of the victorious USA Ryder Cup team, it's all cocktails, jet planes and carp fishing for Paulina & DJ as they head off on their hols...

American Golf Cricketer's Cup Challenge

American Golf Cricketer's Cup Challenge

Sep 17th, 2016

Jos Buttler, Ben Stokes and David Lloyd go head-to-head in a series of golf challenges at American Golf. Find out which star posts a 313yd drive, who can get nearest the pin and who can hold their nerve on the green.

 Slow start for Gold medal favourite Lydia Ko

Slow start for Gold medal favourite Lydia Ko

Aug 18th, 2016

Olympic Golf medal favourite Lydia Ko got off to a slow start in her first round at the Olympics, and needed a par save on her first hole when her opening tee shot went into a bunker.

Canadian amateur 1 behind in PGA debut!!

Canadian amateur 1 behind in PGA debut!!

Jul 23rd, 2016

Dustin Johnson remains in stellar form as he hunts down world number 309 Luke List in Canada, while Canadian amateur Jared du Toit threatens to rewrite history books!

Star billing for Niall Horan at Wentworth Pro Am

Star billing for Niall Horan at Wentworth Pro Am

May 25th, 2016

One Direction’s Niall Horan will be pulling in the crowds when he returns for the BMW Championship Celebrity Pro-Am, which kicks off today. And here are the other supergroups for those of us who don't give a monkey's about One Direction.

Little Sevie Is A Future Star

Little Sevie Is A Future Star

May 12th, 2016

We've all seen the footage of Tiger Woods and Rory McIlroy as kids. Well say hello to Sevie Trowlen, the little kid with a big name and an awesome golf swing!

FootJoy gets off to a flying start in 2016

FootJoy gets off to a flying start in 2016

May 8th, 2016

FootJoy has announced a flying start to 2016 after the latest Golf Datatech reports confirmed the brand was responsible for the top six best-selling shoe models since the turn of the year. They're kicking it!

Disc Golf - a star is born

Disc Golf - a star is born

Apr 19th, 2016

Ricky Wysocki is a true disc golf talent. He’s got all the ‘shots’, and we’re dead impressed down here at GolfPunk Towers. He’s got everything you need for disc golf in his locker. Check out the video here.

Star coach Robert Baker moves to Son Gual

Star coach Robert Baker moves to Son Gual

Mar 23rd, 2016

Celebrity golfers aren't an unusual sight at Golf Son Gual, in Mallorca, but there may well be more of them now that golf-coach-to-the-stars Robert Baker is giving lessons in the club's academy. 

Another sports star has been building in his backyard

Another sports star has been building in his backyard

Mar 8th, 2016

Kevin Harvick is a NASCAR racer, and clearly a bit of a golf junkie. As a big fan of the 12th at Augusta, he thought he’d build one in his own back yard. We think he’s made a pretty good stab at it. 

Jack Nicklaus invites Ryder Cup hopefuls to his house

Jack Nicklaus invites Ryder Cup hopefuls to his house

Mar 2nd, 2016

When the Golden Bear invites you round to his house with a load of other Ryder Cup wannabes, you don't say no. You say, 'What time?', 'Will Tiger be there?', 'Should I bring wine?', 'What kind of wine do you like, Jack?', 'What are Barb's favourite flowers?', 'Will there be cake?'. That sort of thing.    

Jesper Parnevik now a reality TV Star

Jesper Parnevik now a reality TV Star

Feb 8th, 2016

50-year-old Jesper Parnevik is getting big television ratings back home in Sweden as the star of Sweden’s most popular reality-TV show, The Parneviks.

Golf stars on golf boards

Golf stars on golf boards

Jan 20th, 2016

This video from Abu  Dhabi needs very little introduction. Berks on golf boards. The berks just happen to be Jordan, Rory, Jason and Henrik.

Dunhill Cup Day 3

Dunhill Cup Day 3

Oct 3rd, 2015

It was Thorbjorn Olesen's day at the Alfred Dunhill Links Championship. He shot a great 7 under 65 at St Andrews to get to seventeen under par, and hold a three shot lead over Germany’s Florian Fritsch.

Brown Jump Starts Round With An Ace

Brown Jump Starts Round With An Ace

Aug 23rd, 2015

You're playing the final round of the Wyndham Championship with the most famous golfer on the planet. You're in the penultiumate group just two back from the lead. Then you do this on the third hole. Boom!

Canadian Record Breaker

Canadian Record Breaker

Aug 22nd, 2015

Ed's Letter: Is Brooke Henderson about to gatecrash the Asian/America LPGA monopoly? The Canadian won the Portland Classic with a tournament record score on her way to becoming the third player in LPGA history to win a tour event before turning 18. It's on.

Day 3 Starting Times

Day 3 Starting Times

Aug 15th, 2015

Here are the starting times and pairings for Day 3 of the US PGA Championship at Whistling Straits.

Thomas Pieters' drive hits own girlfriend

Thomas Pieters' drive hits own girlfriend

Feb 23rd, 2017

He's renowned for bombing it off the tee but this time Ryder Cup star Thomas Pieters has gone too far. Literally, he drove it past the fairway into his girlfriend!

Gleneagles to host European Golf Team Championships

Gleneagles to host European Golf Team Championships

Feb 21st, 2017

Gleneagles has today been unveiled as an Official Supporter of the Glasgow 2018 European Championships – an exciting new multi–sport event that will see Gleneagles make golfing history as host of the first ever European Golf Team Championships.

Are these the ultimate golf undies?

Are these the ultimate golf undies?

Feb 19th, 2017

We know the perils of playing a lot of golf, and being ill–equipped in the underwear department. Could these babies be the key to our future success?

Amy Boulden's Challenge fades

Amy Boulden's Challenge fades

Feb 19th, 2017

Wales' Amy Boulden finished T21 as world number six Jang Ha–Na of Korea won the Women's Australian Open by three shots in Adelaide.

Voting opens at Muirfield

Voting opens at Muirfield

Feb 16th, 2017

Voting has now opened for members of the Honourable Company of Edinburgh Golfers to decide whether or not women members will be admitted.

Sergio holds on at Dubai Desert Classic

Sergio holds on at Dubai Desert Classic

Feb 4th, 2017

Sergio Garcia has a three–shot lead at the end of moving day at the Omega Dubai Desert Classic. Could Sergio be set for first European Tour victory in three years?

Tiger Woods takes 1st commerical flight in 10 years

Tiger Woods takes 1st commerical flight in 10 years

Feb 1st, 2017

You've got to feel for Tiger Woods. Not only did he have to take his first commercial flight in 10 years, he also almost missed his plane due to anti-Trump protestors being in his way at Los Angeles LAX Airport. Blimey, he'll be getting the bloody bus home next...

Lee Westwood launches Icons of football

Lee Westwood launches Icons of football

Jan 31st, 2017

Lee Westwood has launched an event for Icons of Football 2017, which sees two teams of footballing icons do battle in a Ryder–Cup–style competition.

Record hole score for Web.com Tour

Record hole score for Web.com Tour

Jan 23rd, 2017

I have to confess that the term 'decuple bogey' is not immediately familiar to me. But one English Golf Pro knows exactly what it is as he recorded one this weekend on the Web.com Tour.

Getting into the Abu Dhabi groove

Getting into the Abu Dhabi groove

Jan 18th, 2017

Four of the biggest names in golf today got 'into the groove' for the new golfing year by mixing it up with one of Britain’s top DJs and broadcaster. Is golf really catching up?

How to bring a golf course to life

How to bring a golf course to life

Jan 18th, 2017

An animation of planned renovation work at a California golf course so impressed watching members that it was given a standing ovation.

Founder of the European Tour dies

Founder of the European Tour dies

Jan 13th, 2017

John Jacobs has died aged 91.He will be best remembered for his work in establishing the European Tour, where he served as the European Tour’s tournament Director–General from 1971 to 1975.

Lynx signs Becky Brewerton

Lynx signs Becky Brewerton

Jan 11th, 2017

Lynx Golf, th British golf equipment brand, has added two-time Ladies European Tour winner and double Solheim Cup star, Becky Brewerton, to its team of professional playing ambassadors. 

 La Reserva de Sotogrande joins WLG elite

La Reserva de Sotogrande joins WLG elite

Jan 5th, 2017

The host venue for the prestigious European Nations Cup 2017, La Reserva de Sotogrande, is the latest high-quality Spanish club to successfully apply for membership of World of Leading Golf (WLG) - an association representing many of the world's top golf clubs and resorts. 

Tania Tare is the new trick shot queen

Tania Tare is the new trick shot queen

Dec 30th, 2016

Tania Tare is the new trickshot queen on the block. We posted her Christmas tree trick shot yesterday, and here's what she describes as her hardest trick to date – Flipcup 2.0.

Danny Willett comes last in SPOTY

Danny Willett comes last in SPOTY

Dec 21st, 2016

We were delighted that Danny Willett rightly got nominated for the Sports Personality of the Year award, but a little bit miffed that he came last, and by a country mile. But how has golf got on in the awards in the past?

Poults gets PGA recognition

Poults gets PGA recognition

Dec 20th, 2016

Ian Poulter has received a PGA Recognition Award for his outstanding contribution to the game at the annual PGA lunch at Grosvenor House. And it's not before time.

Little Billy interviews Thomas Bjorn

Little Billy interviews Thomas Bjorn

Dec 7th, 2016

The European Tour's youngest interviewer, Little Billy, puts some tough questions to fifteen-time winner Thomas Bjorn, and now officially the new European  Ryder Cup Captain.

Swingin Siren: Carolin Pinegger

Swingin Siren: Carolin Pinegger

Dec 2nd, 2016

Carolin Pinegger is proving there is more to Austria than Sigmund Freud, Arnold Scharzenegger, blokes that start world wars and The Sound Of Music...

All Hail The Vikings!!

All Hail The Vikings!!

Nov 27th, 2016

First they rape our buildings and pillage our women, now they've won our World Cup. Brilliant work from the Danes who shot seven birdies to win the Cup at -20, four shots ahead of France, China and the USA.

A team event for Olympic golf?

A team event for Olympic golf?

Nov 26th, 2016

Rumours are rife that the International Golf Federation is about to submit a bid to include a team competition in the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo.

Westwood snubbed by Wood

Westwood snubbed by Wood

Nov 17th, 2016

Westwood has spoken out about his unhappiness that Chris Wood did not pick him as his partner to represent England at the World Cup of Golf later this month, with the Bristolian instead opting for his close friend, Andy Sullivan.  

European Tour unveils Rolex Series

European Tour unveils Rolex Series

Nov 15th, 2016

The European Tour has officially announced the Rolex Series, a new alliance of leading tournaments, which is designed to strengthen the golf schedule from the 2017 season onwards.

Top 10 Golfing Confessions

Top 10 Golfing Confessions

Oct 19th, 2016

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.

Close House to be British Masters Home

Close House to be British Masters Home

Oct 17th, 2016

According to a rogue tweet by Sky Sports Commentator Ewen Murray, Close House will host the 2017 British Masters, with Lee Westwood as host. 

Meghan Chayka: Swingin' Siren

Meghan Chayka: Swingin' Siren

Oct 12th, 2016

Meghan Chayka isn't your typical Swingin' SIren. First the obvious, she's left handed, that's what being Canadian and growing up playing ice hockey will do for you. 

Tyrell Hatton equals St Andrews course record

Tyrell Hatton equals St Andrews course record

Oct 8th, 2016

Tyrrell Hatton equalled the Old Course record with a brilliant 62 at St Andrews to take a three-shot lead into the final round of the Alfred Dunhill Links Championship.

Get down to Regnum Carya in Antalya

Get down to Regnum Carya in Antalya

Oct 7th, 2016

I have never before set foot in Turkey, and the recent news coming out of the country has not been exactly great. But I hate it when a county gets pilloried and shunned when there’s a bit of trouble. So here's what is to be enjoyed at the Regnum Carya. 

Gleneagles change Jamie Donaldson shot marker

Gleneagles change Jamie Donaldson shot marker

Oct 6th, 2016

To mark Jamie Donaldson’s 146-yard wedge to within a foot of the flag, the Welshman was invited to unveil a commemorative plaque on the 15th fairway of the PGA Centenary Course. Now it is to be moved. Here's why.

 Champions League Lisbon Golf break

Champions League Lisbon Golf break

Oct 6th, 2016

Cristiano Ronaldo will make an emotional return to his first club Sporting Lisbon with European champions Real Madrid next month, and football fans can be there to see it as part of a new three-night golf package.

What’s next for Thomas Pieters?

What’s next for Thomas Pieters?

Oct 5th, 2016

Thomas Pieters has strong ties with the USA. But does that mean he will join the PGA? Here's what Nicolas Colsearts thinks.

Data or judgment?

Data or judgment?

Oct 4th, 2016

There was a big fuss about Darren Clarke’s secret weapon, which was meant to be big data. But what did that really contribute to Team Europe? We’re just not sure now, and think that judgment is altogether more important.

Danny Willett: my brother was right

Danny Willett: my brother was right

Oct 3rd, 2016

Peter Willett’s article in National Club Golfer before the Ryder Cup described American fans as a "baying mob of imbeciles", "cretins" and "dim Yanks". Now Danny Willett is backing him up.

McIlroy v Reed

McIlroy v Reed

Oct 3rd, 2016

One of the greatest Ryder Cup battles ever has to be the encounter between Rory McIlroy and Team USA's talisman player Patrick Reed. Watch their amazing putting duel here.

Thomas Pieters & Rory McIlroy

Thomas Pieters & Rory McIlroy

Oct 3rd, 2016

So we’ve lost the Ryder Cup, and we are spending today getting over it. But there are some real positives that have come out of these three epic days of battle: and none more so than the new Pieters and McIlroy partnership.

How to become the heroes of Hazeltine

How to become the heroes of Hazeltine

Oct 2nd, 2016

It's the final day of the Ryder Cup. Europe trail by 3 points going in to the singles. It'll be a Herculean effort to win at Hazeltine, but the boys can do it. Here's the proof...

Where's Tiger?

Where's Tiger?

Oct 2nd, 2016

Where's Tiger? Has anyone seen him? We haven't and we've been watching the Ryder Cup since last Monday (thanks Sky)... We're worried.

Spanish fight back keeps Team Europe in contention

Spanish fight back keeps Team Europe in contention

Oct 1st, 2016

The fight back continues from Team Europe, with the Spanish duo of Garcia and Cabrera–Bella securing a valuable, perhaps invaluable, half against Spieth and Reed, who for so long had looked comfortable victors.

The Opening Foursomes Pairings

The Opening Foursomes Pairings

Sep 30th, 2016

It's finally here!!! The Ryder Cup starts this morning and we've got the morning foursomes pairings plus our predictions. 

The Numbers Game

The Numbers Game

Sep 29th, 2016

‘The Numbers Game’. Hear from golf data analyst Mark Broadie, and captains Davis Love III and Darren Clarke on the critical role data analysis will play in the Ryder Cup.

State of Mind

State of Mind

Sep 27th, 2016

Standard Life Investments, Worldwide Partner of The 2016 Ryder Cup, have released  ‘State of Mind’. Hear from sports psychologist Bob Rotella, and Ryder Cup captains Davis Love III and Darren Clarke on how ‘getting in the zone’ allows a golfer to deliver on their potential.

GolfPunk TV

GolfPunk TV

Sep 12th, 2016

GolfPunk TV Pilot Episode1 presented by Tim Southwell, Denise Van Outen & Carly Booth. Filmed on location in Mauritius, Scottsdale, Pebble Beach, Wentworth and some other places. Hope You Like It.

Mickelson impressed by Tiger’s vice captaincy

Mickelson impressed by Tiger’s vice captaincy

Sep 12th, 2016

Tiger Woods may be coming back to the PGA Tour in October, but his immediate focus will be on his role as Ryder Cup assistant captain. And Phil Mickelson is already impressed by him.

PGA Recognition Award for Poults

PGA Recognition Award for Poults

Sep 11th, 2016

Poults will receive the PGA Recognition Award for his outstanding contribution to the game at this year’s PGA annual fundraising lunch.

Top 50 GolfPunks 5-1

Top 50 GolfPunks 5-1

Sep 10th, 2016

It's Arnold Palmer's birthday today. He's 87 and still our number one GolfPunk of all time. Here's why.

Chervo AW16 Collection

Chervo AW16 Collection

Sep 9th, 2016

We spoke to Chervo founder Peter Erlacher to find out exactly what we should be wearing this Autumn and Winter.

Paul Casey 3 ahead at Deutsche Bank

Paul Casey 3 ahead at Deutsche Bank

Sep 5th, 2016

Paul Casey shot a blistering 66 in the third round at the Deutsche Bank to finish -15 overall and taker a three shot lead into the final round on Monday.

I kissed a golfing German. And I liked it

I kissed a golfing German. And I liked it

Sep 1st, 2016

The last time I kissed a German I was on a school exchange in Dusseldorf in 1979. I can still see Elke now with her peroxide blond Mohican and henna safety pin tattoo on her chin. What's this got to do with the 2016 Ryder Cup? Read on...

The Weekend Highlights

The Weekend Highlights

Aug 29th, 2016

Thomas Pieters and Patrick Reed both won this weekend, and while one staked a claim for a Ryder Cup spot, the other cemented his automatic pick. Check out the weekends highlights here...

 Jordan Spieth signs fan's Budweiser bottle

Jordan Spieth signs fan's Budweiser bottle

Aug 28th, 2016

We love Jordan Spieth at GP Towers. He just comes across as such an unaffected, down to earth, good-natured fellow. And here's him signing a fans Budweiser bottle at Bethspage on Friday. We love the gesture. 

Jim Furyk's 58 What's In The Bag

Jim Furyk's 58 What's In The Bag

Aug 8th, 2016

Check out the Callaway bag that Jim Furyk shot 58 at the Travelers with while, what was that unusual putter Russell Knox was using to win the event with?

Extreme Happy Gilmore Flop Shot

Extreme Happy Gilmore Flop Shot

Jul 29th, 2016

Seriously this is the most dangerous Trick Shot we think we've ever seen. For the other guy that is. Check this out...

#Epicfail for Wheatcroft

#Epicfail for Wheatcroft

Jul 25th, 2016

Steve Wheatcroft hit one of the worst shots under pressure ever at the Canadian Open. 

Warne and Botham in unique charity fundraiser

Warne and Botham in unique charity fundraiser

Jul 21st, 2016

Sir Ian Botham and Shane Warne will be completing a round of golf with a difference this Thursday. The Golf Challenge 2016 will see a round of golf played - with each hole in a different first-class cricketing county.

Charley Hull is youngest GB golf team member

Charley Hull is youngest GB golf team member

Jul 14th, 2016

At just 20-years old, Charley Hull will be the youngest member of the Great Britain golf team for the Rio Olympics, and will complete with Catriona Matthews for women’s Olympic Gold.

Danny Willett set for Olympics

Danny Willett set for Olympics

Jul 5th, 2016

Danny Willett spent the day looking dapper at Wimbledon in his green jacket, and seemed to confirm his participation in the Olympics this summer. 

New Galvin Green collection launching

New Galvin Green collection launching

Jul 3rd, 2016

Galvin Green have announced their Part 2 collection which features a host of new styles and colours, and they will be available in time for the Ryder Cup.

King’s Course at Gleneagles reopens

King’s Course at Gleneagles reopens

Jun 27th, 2016

One of Scotland’s most iconic golf courses, The King’s Course at Gleneagles, has been officially reopened after an extensive development programme to restore the course to its original glory.

Prison Golf

Prison Golf

Jun 21st, 2016

What's the strangest place you would imagine finding a golf course? In a prison?  

Poults out for 4 months

Poults out for 4 months

Jun 3rd, 2016

Ian Poulter will be out of golf for the next four months with a foot injury, and looks likely to miss the Ryder Cup, at least in a playing role.

Caribbean Crush

Caribbean Crush

May 31st, 2016

GolfPunk goes in search of sandy beaches, glorious golf courses and feisty rum...

The Renaissance Club & The Open

The Renaissance Club & The Open

May 28th, 2016

The Renaissance Club believes it is a great option if the R&A is looking for an alternative Open Championship venue in East Lothian.

Sergio & Rory claim big wins

Sergio & Rory claim big wins

May 23rd, 2016

Weekend wrap up: European Ryder Cup stars Rory & Sergio in great form. Watch Sergio's breath taking sudden death play off win here.

How to beat that guy you just can't stand!

How to beat that guy you just can't stand!

May 18th, 2016

We've all done it – hit a bad shot and walked up to hit the next one with the same expectation. Jamil tells us how to avoid this pitfall. It's kind of a 'That one was heads, so the next one will be tails' kind of thing...

Christy O’Connor Senior has died at 91

Christy O’Connor Senior has died at 91

May 14th, 2016

Ryder Cup legend Christy O’Connor Senior died peacefully in hospital in the early hours of Saturday morning, aged 91. We look back at his long life.

Melissa Reid: Swingin' Siren

Melissa Reid: Swingin' Siren

May 5th, 2016

Melissa Reid is every golfer’s dreamboat. Very pretty, and brilliant at golf. As she strikes a pose for our photographer, the whole room gasps.

May The Fourth Be With You!

May The Fourth Be With You!

May 4th, 2016

May the fourth be with you! Otherwise known as Star Wars day. We don't need any excuse to put Star Wars on the site, so here we are with a round up of all the goodies you can add to your golf bag.

The World's first heated golf vest

The World's first heated golf vest

Apr 25th, 2016

Here’s another project we came across on Kickstarter. It’s the ultimate heated vest specifically designed for golfers to stay loose and comfortable in the most severe weather conditions.

Paul McGinley gets the bigger Olympics picture

Paul McGinley gets the bigger Olympics picture

Apr 22nd, 2016

Paul McGinley was happy to quote a piece he had written in support of the Olympics on hearing the news that Louis Oosthuizen had joined Adam Scott’s boycott of the Olympics.

Lynx On Mission To Get People Playing

Lynx On Mission To Get People Playing

Apr 22nd, 2016

Lynx are taking it back to the old school with their Predator clubs, making them available as Open Stock. What does this mean, and why is it important? Let's jump into a time machine back to the '90's. 

Big plans afoot for Celtic Manor

Big plans afoot for Celtic Manor

Apr 16th, 2016

The Welsh Government has agreed to form a joint venture partnership with Wesley Clover, the parent company of Celtic Manor Resort, to construct an international convention centre on the grounds of the resort in Newport.

Latest on Beckenham Place Park golf club closure

Latest on Beckenham Place Park golf club closure

Mar 28th, 2016

As we reported two weeks ago, Lewisham Council is planning to shut down Braeside Golf Club, which is based at Beckenham Place Park. Now the members are setting up a campaign to save the club.

Tony Finau wins the Puerto Rico Open

Tony Finau wins the Puerto Rico Open

Mar 28th, 2016

Tony Finau got onto our radar last year, and we thought he was a proper GolfPunk. Today was his maiden victory on the PGA Tour, when he won the Puerto Rico Open in a playoff against old hand Steve Marino.

WGC World Matchplay golf betting tips

WGC World Matchplay golf betting tips

Mar 22nd, 2016

The Spiv is back with the inside track....The WGC World Match Play is one of my favourite events of the year. I love Match Play. The only problem is that there isn’t enough of it around on the Tour. This makes it difficult to place a bet. An out of form player with a strong competitive nature can easily win this one.

Jason Day blazes it up at Bay Hill

Jason Day blazes it up at Bay Hill

Mar 19th, 2016

Video highlights and picture caption capering from day two from The Arnold Palmer Invitational at Bay Hill where Jason Day is -13 with Stenson and Rose lurking...

Adam Scott Now Set For Rio Olympics After About Turn

Adam Scott Now Set For Rio Olympics After About Turn

Mar 11th, 2016

Adam Scott has seemingly changed his mind about playing in the 2016 Olympics, according to former British Open Champion Ian Baker-Finch, who will captain the Australian team in Rio later this year.

Paul Casey lays into European Tour

Paul Casey lays into European Tour

Mar 2nd, 2016

Paul Casey has not being pulling his punches in an interview with The Times over his frustrations about the Ryder Cup, which he is ineligible for as he not playing on the European Tour.

The Seve Ballesteros Course Mystery

The Seve Ballesteros Course Mystery

Feb 22nd, 2016

We got called out on twitter the other week over the fact that The Shire was not the only golf course to be designed in the UK by Seve Ballesteros. So we looked further under the bonnet, and this is what we found – a controversial mystery wrapped up in a lot of anecdotal evidence involving the Dave Thomas-designed Westerwood Golf Club in Glasgow.

Bubba Watson – Miracle Man

Bubba Watson – Miracle Man

Feb 21st, 2016

He does things on the golf course that mesmerise and amaze us. Off the course he’s nuttier than a squirrel at a nut festival. Here he comes, right atcha, Bubba Watson.

The Top 9 Golfing Superstitions

The Top 9 Golfing Superstitions

Feb 17th, 2016

Golfers are a funny bunch. From Tiger's red shirt to Sergio's constant regripping, these weird traits and superstitions help make these some of the best players of all time. 

Team Rory versus Team Rickie

Team Rory versus Team Rickie

Feb 16th, 2016

Associated Press have reported that an exhibition match is being set up between what will be Team Rory and Team Rickie. And it’s set to be held just a week before the US Open.

Ha Na Jang & The Celebration

Ha Na Jang & The Celebration

Feb 8th, 2016

This is how Ha Na Jang celebrated Samuari style after winning at The Coates in Florida this weekend. This was posted by the Ocala Golf Club and Equestrian Club where the event was held. We like their sense of humour. Worth a check out for sure.

Victory for Ha Na Jang

Victory for Ha Na Jang

Feb 7th, 2016

It was maiden victory time for South Korean Ha Na Jang yesterday at the Coates Golf Championship in Ocala, Florida. 

The one that got away

The one that got away

Feb 6th, 2016

A very rare Ferrari has been sold at auction in Paris, for a whopping great £24.6 million pounds. So we don’t think that it will be going to Ian Poulter’s Ferrari museum. We reckon that’s too much coin even for Ian. But we’d like to be proved wrong.

Historic Vidago Palace

Historic Vidago Palace

Feb 4th, 2016

The five-star Vidago Palace, near Chaves, in northern Portugal, is the latest high-profile destination to be accepted into World of Leading Golf (WLG). If you looking for luxury and golf, this could be for you.

Tiger Woods invited

Tiger Woods invited

Jan 31st, 2016

Tiger Woods has been invited to play in the Dubai Duty Free Irish Open at the K Club on May 19-22. This could potentially see Woods teeing it up with Rory McIlroy, who is hosting the event.

Ryan Ruffels joins Nike

Ryan Ruffels joins Nike

Jan 29th, 2016

Nike Golf has announced the addition of Australian athlete Ryan Ruffels to its talent roster. Ruffels, who will represent the brand head to toe, will have his first ever PGA Tour start at the Farmers Insurance Open this week.

Sergio Predicts

Sergio Predicts

Jan 28th, 2016

Sergio has predicted there will be up to five players who make their debuts in this year's European team.

New Galvin Green range launched

New Galvin Green range launched

Jan 26th, 2016

Galvin Green is introducing its most comprehensive collection of premium golf wear for 2016 in more fabrics, styles and colours than ever before under their ‘Art of performance’ banner.

Darren Clarke & Shorts

Darren Clarke & Shorts

Jan 20th, 2016

There has been another small step forwards for golf, as at last week's EurAsia Cup Darren Clarke – the Victorious Captain – managed to persuade the powers that be to let his players wear shorts.

Ernie Els and the yips

Ernie Els and the yips

Jan 11th, 2016

Ernie’s putting has been under scrutiny for some time. Well, ever since his terrible miss at the Alfred Dunhill Links Championship back in October.

The Belfry Open New Crazy Golf Course

The Belfry Open New Crazy Golf Course

Jan 9th, 2016

It seems to be the year of crazy golf. With Swingers opening in a wartime bunker this spring in London, and adventure golfs popping up all around the country, this time it’s one of the games most iconic golf courses thats embraced the craze.

The divot debate rages

The divot debate rages

Jan 8th, 2016

Emiliano Grillo knocked a great 406 yard drive down the middle of the fairway at the Hyundai Tournament of Champions on Thursday, only to find that it had rolled into a really bad divot. He took to Twitter to protest.

Busy January of golf

Busy January of golf

Jan 3rd, 2016

It’s going to be quite a month for golf in January with a total of nine events to be enjoyed. 

Tear Jerker Of The Year

Tear Jerker Of The Year

Dec 24th, 2015

Valdy specialises in taking on famous tour pros and golf-loving celebrities with his cheeky one-liners and below the belt references. And they love it.

Golf in shock as budgerigar leads BMW

Golf in shock as budgerigar leads BMW

Dec 22nd, 2015

Allright so he's not a real budgerigar but he is leading the BMW Masters and his name – Lucas Bjerregaard – sounds a lot like budgerigar and, well, it's Friday morning and we're all a bit over excited about the weekend.

A Quick Livener #8

A Quick Livener #8

Dec 21st, 2015

Helping the GolfPunk Gravy this week & Bunching Arse... Including the man with 4,000 hickory clubs, Ellie Day, Lebron James, Sepp Blatter, Michel Platini, Tiger Woods and Butch Harmon...

Rory wins Golf Writers Trophy

Rory wins Golf Writers Trophy

Dec 20th, 2015

Rory McIlroy has won the Association of Golf Writers trophy, joining Seve Ballesteros and Lee Westwood as the only golfers in the long history of the prestigious award to win it on three separate occasions.

Representing for all the GolfPunks: Dai Rees

Representing for all the GolfPunks: Dai Rees

Dec 17th, 2015

He was a short, no-nonsense Welshman whose tough attitude inspired perhaps the greatest victory in the history of the Ryder Cup. Meet Woosie’s predecessor and childhood hero, the man who kept the Cup alive …

Mental Golfers

Mental Golfers

Dec 16th, 2015

Golfers at the Victoria Golf Club on Vancouver Island in Canada are a pretty hardy bunch by the looks of it. Here’s a great video of some Canadian golf mentalists playing on through 100 kilometer per hour winds.

The GolfPunk Staunch Awards 2015

The GolfPunk Staunch Awards 2015

Dec 4th, 2015

Hey Hey it's the Staunchies: 15 categories for you to vote for your favourites from 2015. And have a chance to win (another) Tom Tom Golfer GPS watch worth £199.99!!

Rory Rumoured To Be Getting Hitched

Rory Rumoured To Be Getting Hitched

Dec 2nd, 2015

Reports doing the rounds in Ireland are suggesting Rory could be close to getting married to his American sweetheart Erica Stoll.

Woman to lead the USGA

Woman to lead the USGA

Dec 1st, 2015

The USGA has announced that Diana M. Murphy will be its next president. Murphy will become only the second woman ever to lead the governing body in its nearly 121-year history, 20 years after Judy Bell held the post.

Three early qualifiers for The Open

Three early qualifiers for The Open

Dec 1st, 2015

Matt Jones not only won the Australian Open at the weekend, but also secured himself a place for the 145th Open Championship, which will be played at Royal Troon in July 2016. Find out who else will also be joining him.

A Quick Livener #5

A Quick Livener #5

Nov 30th, 2015

Everything from scaling tall buildings in Dubai to Marmite on toast... It's Help The Gravy & Bunch Of Arse: What's made us go 'yippee!!' and what made us go 'fiddlededee' this week... 

Rum Can Get You In To The Open

Rum Can Get You In To The Open

Nov 29th, 2015

We like rum at GP towers. To be fair we like most booze. But rum has a special little piece of our heart from trips to Mauritius, and a recent excursion to the Caribbean. It has never helped us be any good at golf though. However for Rod Pampling it helped him shoot 61 at the Australian Open and got him a start at the Open at Troon next year.

PGA GolfPunks: Matt Jones

PGA GolfPunks: Matt Jones

Nov 28th, 2015

So who the hell is Matt Jones? Well, he's an Australian golfer, who then moved to the US to attend Arizona State University, which has two famous alumnae who are also playing Whistling Straits today – Phil Mickelson and Paul Casey.

Nicky Colsaerts riding high down under

Nicky Colsaerts riding high down under

Nov 27th, 2015

Nicky Colsaerts shoots second round 66 to climb up the leaderboard at the Emirates Australian Open. Colsaerts made six birdies and one bogey in his five under round to make up for a disappointing opening 73.

Adam Scott Pumped

Adam Scott Pumped

Nov 25th, 2015

It's without doubt been a disappointing season for Adam Scott, who needs a late win to secure his record of a tour win every season, which is what he has done for the last 14 consecutive years. In front of what will undoubtedly be a highly partisan Ozzie crowd, Scott is properly pumped up for the occasion.

Heritage Golf Club Wins

Heritage Golf Club Wins

Nov 23rd, 2015

Heritage Golf Club in Mauritius has been named ‘Indian Ocean’s Best Golf Course’ for the second year in a row at the annual World Golf Awards. World Golf Awards serves to celebrate and reward excellence in golf tourism through their annual awards programme, and is part of the World Travel Awards.

Paul Casey not back in

Paul Casey not back in

Nov 21st, 2015

To our great disappointment, Paul Casey has decided not to rejoin the European Tour. So he won’t be coming to Hazeltine for the Ryder Cup. Boo hoo!

Three Berks And A Crane

Three Berks And A Crane

Nov 19th, 2015

Ian Poulter, Danny Willett, and Anirban Lahiri got to play out every three year old boys fantasy, get their hi-vis on, and got to go and play in a crane at DP World, the worlds busiest port, and title sponsor of the DP World Tour Championships.

DP Tournament Day One

DP Tournament Day One

Nov 19th, 2015

It's all happening at the DP World Championships in Dubai...the main issue is what scenario attracts you the most?

New Tour CEO kicks the tyres

New Tour CEO kicks the tyres

Nov 18th, 2015

New European Tour CEO, Keith Pelley, has visited PGA Catalunya Resort the candidate course for Spain’s bid for The 2022 Ryder Cup.

The Sunday Driver: Wishon 919THI

The Sunday Driver: Wishon 919THI

Nov 15th, 2015

It’s the Sunday driver, where we find you a driver that you have probably never have heard of before, and this week we’ve got the most adjustable, non-adjustabe driver ever!

Jaidee Takes Top Spot At BMW Masters

Jaidee Takes Top Spot At BMW Masters

Nov 14th, 2015

Thai golfing legend Thongchai Jaidee shot a 66 to take the lead at the BMW Masters. The former Paratrooper is one shot in front of Bjerregaard, Byeong-hun An and Sergio Garcia at the Lake Malaren Golf Club.

"Tiger Treated Me Like A Slave"

Nov 1st, 2015

Steve Williams has had a pop at Tiger in his new book out on Monday. In excerpts from Out of the Rough he describes how Tiger treated him “like I was a slave.”

The Race To Dubai 2015

The Race To Dubai 2015

Oct 29th, 2015

Right. Hang on in there, please. We are about to try to explain how the Race To Dubai works. We thought the Top 60 line up was complete following the completion of the Hong Kong Open. We were wrong..

Justin Rose slips in to win Hong kong Open

Justin Rose slips in to win Hong kong Open

Oct 25th, 2015

Hong Kong Open serves up a tense and dramatic final day. Justin Rose and Luca Bjerregaard went in to Sunday tied for the lead with Patrick Reed eyeing up a big move...

David vs Goliath in Hong Kong

David vs Goliath in Hong Kong

Oct 24th, 2015

The leading group going into the weekend in Hong Kong saw a David and Goliath type match up. The Dane, Bjerregaard took the money with a 63, one shot better than Englishman Rose. They both go into the final day of the final full field tournament of the 2015 European Tour schedule, sharing the lead at 14-under.

Stellar Field at the Hong Kong Open

Stellar Field at the Hong Kong Open

Oct 21st, 2015

Blimey, the Hong Kong Open has got a better field than the Shriners this week. Here's the low down, plus selected tee times and a chance to tyake a tour of three-time major winner Padraig Harington's man cave!

Denise Van Outen: GP's New Roving Reporter

Denise Van Outen: GP's New Roving Reporter

Oct 20th, 2015

As far as golf goes, Denise Van Outen cannot be stopped. And who in their right mind would try to stop her? Not GolfPunk, that's for sure. And we are delighted that DVO has joined us as roving video reporter!!

A Quick Livener

A Quick Livener

Oct 12th, 2015

Monday Morning Quick Livener: What Helped Our Gravy and Bunched Our Arse This Weekend...

In Korea No One Can Hear You Scream

In Korea No One Can Hear You Scream

Oct 10th, 2015

25,000 fans pour through the gates every day for the Presidents Cup in South Korea. But there is something slightly disconcerting about the noises they do and don't make...

Spieth criticised

Spieth criticised

Oct 10th, 2015

An analyst for the Golf Channel has called Jordan Spieth’s post-round comments at the President’s Cup “slightly classless.”

Phil Mickelson Loves A Bunker

Phil Mickelson Loves A Bunker

Oct 9th, 2015

Whether you like him or not, Phil Mickelson will always entertain. Holing out of the fairway bunker from 137 yards for eagle on the par-4 12th hole, we love the gentlemanly handshake he gives playing partner Zach Johnson. 'Preciate it!

British Masters Preview

British Masters Preview

Oct 7th, 2015

Tomorrow marks the return of the British Masters at Woburn, after a seven-year lay off. Hosting is Ian Poulter, one of Woburn’s two Touring Pros alongside Charlie Hull. It’s good to see the event back, as there has been too little European Tour golf in the UK for too long. Here's our preview of the tournament.

Paul Casey wants back in

Paul Casey wants back in

Oct 7th, 2015

According to new European Tour C.E.O Keith Pelley, Paul Casey ‘would love’ to play in Europe again. Casey has been focusing on the PGA Tour, and as a result has climbed from 75 to 23 in the World rankings. But the big drawback is that since he resigned from the European Tour he has become ineligible for selection to the Ryder Cup. And he loves Ryder Cup.......

Race To Dubai heating Up

Race To Dubai heating Up

Oct 5th, 2015

Just three more events for players to qualify... This week at the British Masters at Woburn, The Portugal Open and the Hong Kong Open. The Top 60 only will get in.

Ernie rebounds

Ernie rebounds

Oct 3rd, 2015

Just two days after suffering from a terrible attack of the dreaded yips, Ernie has hit back with a fine 6 under performance at the Alfred Dunhill Links Championship.

Mickelson Reaches Out

Mickelson Reaches Out

Oct 2nd, 2015

In act of great sportsmanship, Phil Mickelson phoned up fellow professional golfer Suzann Pettersen to offer her his support after the controversy at the Solheim Cup.

The New Callaway Apex CF16 Irons

The New Callaway Apex CF16 Irons

Sep 29th, 2015

Callaway’s Apex irons were one of the big success stories over the last couple of seasons. We all want more help, but we don’t want to use chopper big bats. The Apex felt great, and the ball flew miles, without looking like a garden rake. The Apex CF16 is their update.

The British Masters Is Back!!!

The British Masters Is Back!!!

Sep 26th, 2015

At last, a European Tour event in England!! And a really, really, good line up: The British Masters is hosted by Ryder Cup legend Ian Poulter and will see a star studded field take to the Woburn course on 8th October.

Cracking line up for Lacoste Ladies Open De France

Cracking line up for Lacoste Ladies Open De France

Sep 24th, 2015

Cracking line up for the Lacoste Ladies Open De France including Solheim Cup stars Cristie Kerr, Charley Hull & Carlota Ciganda. Not to mention our own GolfPunk Golf Nurse Carly Booth, Amy Boulden and From Russia With Glove sensation Maria Balikoeva

Walker Pups Turn Pro

Walker Pups Turn Pro

Sep 23rd, 2015

He wowed us at the Open in St Andrews, and he secured the Walker Cup win at Lytham. Now Irish golfer Paul Dunne has turned professional.

GimmeGate News Flash!!

GimmeGate News Flash!!

Sep 21st, 2015

Suzann Pettersen's apology issued via her instagream account at 9.25am today

GimmeGate

GimmeGate

Sep 20th, 2015

It’s all kicked off at the Solheim Cup this morning! Europe lead 10-6 going into the singles, but the morning resumption of Saturdays four balls was shrouded in controversy as Charley Hull and Suzann Pettersen came from 1 down with three to play against Alison Lee and Brittany Lincicome to win the match one up. Then everyone went bersek and lots of people started crying. 

USA Leave Europe ShellShocked

USA Leave Europe ShellShocked

Sep 20th, 2015

USA 14.5 Europe 13.5: Europe can't scrape the last half point they needed. USA complete astonishing comeback: 

The Solheim GolfPunk's

The Solheim GolfPunk's

Sep 18th, 2015

The Solheim Cup is, without doubt, the biggest event on the Women’s Golf Calendar. However the debate about whether Women’s golf is doing enough to inspire young girls to get some clubs and head to the range remains shadowed by a large grey cloud that looms heavily over the game. But there are a standout few, who are flying the flag for women’s golf high above that thick grey cloud

BMW Tee Times

BMW Tee Times

Sep 17th, 2015

So they've all had a nice week off and now it's back to business for the world's 70 best golfers as they descend on Conway Farms this weekend for the penultimate tournament of the 2015 FedEx Cup.

Brandi's Happy Juice

Brandi's Happy Juice

Sep 14th, 2015

Got the Monday morning blues? Never fear, we have a short term solution all the way from the Phoenician Golf Club in Scottsdale. This'll put bullets in your revolver, Brandi's Happy Juice. Take it away Brandi!

Lydia Ko

Lydia Ko

Sep 13th, 2015

Boom: New Zealand's Lydia Ko has become the youngest ever winner of a major, winning the Evian Championship. Lydia was 18 years and four months old when she bagged the victory yesterday, six months younger than the previous holder of that record, Morgan Pressel.

Walker Pups Storm To Win

Walker Pups Storm To Win

Sep 13th, 2015

GB& Ireland's young guns got off to another great start in the Sunday morning foursomes, when they won three of their four matches to book a 10-6 lead before the crucial 10 single matches. Only one of the foursomes matches went to the USA, with the pairing of Beau Hossler and Denny McCarthy beating Paul Dunne and Gary Hurley. 

Lexi right in the hunt

Lexi right in the hunt

Sep 12th, 2015

Lexi Thompson is right in the mix, one shot ahead of Lydia Ko, and one behind the South Korean leader Lee Mi-Hyang. This is our wrap on moving day at the Evian Championship, the fifth and last women's Major of 2015.

Michelle Wie Punks Up!

Michelle Wie Punks Up!

Sep 10th, 2015

Michelle Wie has finally come over to the Punk-side. As she heads into the Evian Championship, she's sporting a fancy new X-Ray Specs inspired hair-do and a pair of pink basketball inspired high-top Nike golf shoes

All The Young Dudes

All The Young Dudes

Sep 7th, 2015

The Russian Open was the first week for tour players to score Ryder cup points. Yet if Lee Slattery, David Horsey, Pablo Martin Benavides or James Heath make the final 12 we will eat our hats and then apologise profusely to them. Here are our tips as to which rookies will make the team at Hazeltine in 2016.

Slattery Will Get You Everywhere

Slattery Will Get You Everywhere

Sep 6th, 2015

England's Lee Slattery held his nerve to win his second European Tour title with a one-shot victory over Argentinian Estanislao Goya at the Russian Open. Slattery is now top  of the new Ryder Cup points table. 

Boston Birdie Blitz

Boston Birdie Blitz

Sep 5th, 2015

Poults & Rickie in the mix as Spieth and Day go their separate ways...

Jordan 6 Golf Shoes!!!

Jordan 6 Golf Shoes!!!

Sep 4th, 2015

Various brands have made sneaker style golf shoes, but this new Jordan brand Golf shoe based on the Jordan 6 Low might be the best we have seen since the Nike Dunk golf shoes, and the first collectible golf shoe. Based on the shoe Michael Jordan won his first NBA title in, this is a historic choice of kicks for the sneakerheads out there. 

Valderrama Meets... BMW Champion Ben An

Valderrama Meets... BMW Champion Ben An

Sep 3rd, 2015

Five days after this encounter, Ben An won the BMW at Wentworth and a cheque for loads of cash. We're not saying Valdy is 100% responsible but it's pretty obvious Ben wouldn't have won without this radical pep-talk...

So why did Jordan Spieth miss the cut?

So why did Jordan Spieth miss the cut?

Aug 30th, 2015

Jordan Spieth missed the cut this week at The Barclays. It happens. We got so used to Tiger Woods being seemingly infallible when he was World Number One that everyone panics that the end of the world is nigh when the official best player in the world misses the cut. A panic that Jordan will never play a good round again. Yet even the best don’t play the weekend every tournament.

Barclays Day Two Wrap

Barclays Day Two Wrap

Aug 29th, 2015

It was Bubba Watson’s day at the Barclays yesterday, as he shot a 2 under 68 to add to his opening day 65. Going into moving day, Bubba leads Henrik Stenson, Tony Finau, Zach Johnson and Jason Dufner by a single shot.

Valderrama Meets... Graeme Storm

Valderrama Meets... Graeme Storm

Aug 27th, 2015

GolfPunk's resident sock-puppet-rascal-love-child-of-Roland-Rat-&-Frank-Spencer takes on European Tour star Graeme Storm. And talk soon turns to surrender monkeys and the art of cake making...

Melissa Reid

Melissa Reid

Aug 25th, 2015

In Depth: The incredible story of Melissa Reid's golfing come back. Mel gives us the lowdown on her career so far and comments on the golfing fireworks that are about to explode at the Solheim Cup.

G/Fore: An exclusive interview with Mossimo

G/Fore: An exclusive interview with Mossimo

Aug 24th, 2015

We're hella excited about the new G/Fore Apparel collection. We recently caught up with founder and designer Mossimo Giannulli to find out his inspiration behind the brand, and about G/Fore's initial foray into high end golf clothing.

Wyndham Championship Day 3

Wyndham Championship Day 3

Aug 21st, 2015

Here are the Day 3 starting times and pairings for the Wyndham Championship at Sedgefield Country Club, Greensboro, North Carolina. All times EST. David and Goliath are the final pairing - Hoge versus Woods. Popcorn and beer time.

Sunday Tee Times

Sunday Tee Times

Aug 16th, 2015

And here they are for what promises to be an absolutley incredible final day. Jason, Jordan and Justin for starters. Let's not forget Martin and Brandon, and and and. But we think it is going to be a J.......      

#GaffneysArmy

#GaffneysArmy

Aug 16th, 2015

Brian Gaffney, club proffesional at Quaker Ridge Golf Club, part-time real estate agent, full-time nice guy. With a 71 final round, Gaffney was the best club pro in the field, and is in a tie for 71st place as this is posted.

WHO THE HELL IS ANIRBAN LAHIRI?

WHO THE HELL IS ANIRBAN LAHIRI?

Aug 16th, 2015

Anirban Lahiri has been in the mix all week, but we think he has been slightly ignored with all the other drama going on around him, which doesn’t seem quite fair given his achievements this week.

What an eagle from Finau!!!

What an eagle from Finau!!!

Aug 15th, 2015

Tony Finau has had an up and down week at The Barclays, but what a way to finish the tournament, finishing at five under, and tied 16th. The big hitting Hawaiian pulverised the ball down 18, hitting a 306 yard drive over the trees and to within 12 ft of the pin. The rest was easy...

US PGA DAY TWO TEE TIMES

US PGA DAY TWO TEE TIMES

Aug 14th, 2015

Here are the day 2 starting times for the US PGA. Bubba, Furyk and Casey catch the eye. As do Rickie, Jason and Dustin. And yes, Jordan, Rory and Zach are going out again tomorrow. John Daly teeing it up with Monty seems to work. Fun, fun, fun.

Top 7 Players Not To Win The PGA

Top 7 Players Not To Win The PGA

Aug 11th, 2015

The great players won everything right? Well, not the USPGA they didn't. The USPGA proved elusive for many serial major winners. Here's the Top 7 players never to win the PGA.

American Golf Opens National Academy

American Golf Opens National Academy

Jul 30th, 2015

American Golf has opened a National Academy at High Legh Park Golf Club in Knutsford, Cheshire. Opened by Stoke City and Republic of Ireland footballer Shay Given, the Academy has a 9 and 18 hole course.

Exclusive first look at the new G/Fore Range

Exclusive first look at the new G/Fore Range

Jul 29th, 2015

So we've seen the future of golf fashion and we wanted to share it with you. Californian brand G/FORE launched their new range of apparel at Urban Golf Soho last week.

The Golf Spiv Week 2

The Golf Spiv Week 2

Jul 22nd, 2015

​To be fair, he did say he was “half handy”, however, what a start for The Golfspiv…

Sam back at The Belfry

Sam back at The Belfry

Jul 7th, 2015

All time great GolfPunk, Ryder Cup Legend, and President of this very website, recently went back to The Belfry to recreate his greatest ever shot on The Brabazon. 

Martin Kaymer

Martin Kaymer

Jun 17th, 2015

After opening rounds of 65-65, Martin Kaymer went on to record a stunning eight shot victory at Pinehurst No. 2 in 2014. Two months earlier he'd won the Players at Sawgrass. Which meant he'd won on both Mothers' and Fathers' Days. Which was a bit selfish if you think about it.

Southport & Ainsdale Golf Club - You Little Beauty!

Southport & Ainsdale Golf Club - You Little Beauty!

Jun 10th, 2015

The Merseyside coastline houses the most prestigious dynasty of links courses in England, but S&A, as it is affectionately known, has become their less-famous, uncharted younger sibling – their Paul Ross to Birkdale’s Jonathan.

Valderrama Meets... Paul McGinley

Valderrama Meets... Paul McGinley

May 28th, 2015

Valdy comes face to face with one of his heroes, Ryder Cup Captain & Player legend Mr Paul McGinley for a chat about punk rock, narrow fairways and football...

Valderrama Meets... Tony Jacklin CBE

Valderrama Meets... Tony Jacklin CBE

May 28th, 2015

This is sensational. Major winner, Ryder Cup legend as a player and Captain – Tony Jacklin CBE gives Valderrama both barrells as they sing together and plot revenge over a certain Mexican golf nuisance....

Valderrama Meets... Paul Casey

Valderrama Meets... Paul Casey

May 28th, 2015

He might have forearms like dinner plates (eh? – Ed) but when it comes to sock puppets, Paul Casey is like putty in Valderrama's hands. If he had any, that is...

Boom!!! It's Nicky Colsaerts

Boom!!! It's Nicky Colsaerts

May 6th, 2015

Eddie Mercx, Hercule Poirot, Audrey Hepburn, Tintin, Enzo Schifo, Plastic Bertrand, Kim Cleisters, George Lemaitre, and, … errm, chocolates! … you Belgians have had a lot to be proud of over the years.  And now, you've got a world class golfer to add to your ranks of the great and the good.   

How Does He Do That?

How Does He Do That?

Mar 20th, 2015

The man behind the man… Damian Taylor reveals the secret to Pablo Larrazabal’s success.