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Sep 12th, 2018
Callaway today announced the new Mack Daddy 4 Tactical Wedge, setting the standard for wedge performance by combining innovation technologies with premium components. It's the finest collaboration yet between industry wedge legend Roger Cleveland and Callaway R&D, with heavy influence from Tour Players.
Aug 14th, 2018
Cleveland® Golf have announce the launch of the all-new RTX 4, the most tour-authentic wedge Cleveland Golf has ever made.
Jul 21st, 2018
The winds have hardly blustered at Carnoustie this week but Justin Rose still needed a last-gasp birdie yesterday to avoid being beached on the Angus coast. But today he has only gone and tied the course record at Carnoustie.
Jul 13th, 2018
The third major of the year is usually one that pits players against the unpredictable elements. For that reason, it’s even more important that players have everything they need to perform their best on the course.
Jul 10th, 2018
The prize fund for this year’s 147th Open Championship has increased by $250,000 to a total of $10.5 million. The winner will take home $1.89 million, the R&A confirmed on Monday.
Mar 27th, 2018
The putter Arnold Palmer used to win the 1964 Masters sold at auction on the very morning of Masters Sunday, 2017 for the incredible price of $97,691.
Jan 2nd, 2018
TaylorMade have gone back to the drawing board for 2018, and come out with a new technology to help everyone hit better iron shots.
Jan 2nd, 2018
Every so often a club manufacturer claims that they have a game changer on their hands. The next big leap? According to TaylorMade it's Twist Face.
Oct 19th, 2017
Hell Holes... the ultimate card wreckers. Every course has one. Does yours? Nominate your course's Hell Hole at Greenkeeper@golfpunkmedia.com - label your email 'Hell Holes'.
Sep 14th, 2017
Yorkshire born Dr Alister MacKenzie is renowned for designing Augusta, but he was also responsible for some other masterpieces. Here are four of our favourites, which just about anyone can play, and one that is virtually impossible to get on.
Jul 10th, 2017
Better, badder, longer. But not bigger. How Ping's engineers have ripped up the rule book with the new G400 driver
Jul 10th, 2017
It's not driving iron. It's not a hybrid. It's the new G400 Crossover. And it's a very impressive bit of kit.
Jul 10th, 2017
No doubt about it, the Ping G400 is their best ever fairway wood. It might even be THE best ever fairway wood...
Jul 10th, 2017
Why your golf will improve with a set of Ping's all new G400 irons....
Mar 31st, 2017
Bushnell Golf has unveiled the new Tour V4 SHIFT laser rangefinder, providing golfers with a brand new function added to the extremely popular Tour V4 released in 2016.
Mar 15th, 2017
A man won £44,000 after placing a £10 bet on the winners of two golf tournaments.
Mar 4th, 2017
Australia’s six-times PGA Tour title winner imagines a round with Kylie, Sir Les and a violent ex-con by the name of Chopper...
Mar 3rd, 2017
Here we go... the first five GolfPunk Top 50 Of All Timers!!!
Mar 3rd, 2017
Now this was surprising....
Mar 2nd, 2017
A Florida golf course owned by Donald Trump is to appeal against a judge’s order to refund $4.85 million in deposits to former club members.
Feb 17th, 2017
SMS INC. have confirmed that the average number of rounds of golf played across the England, Wales and Scotland during the final quarter of 2016 is up 10% on the 4th quarter 2015.
Feb 7th, 2017
Sport England have announced an £8.48m award to the England Golf Partnership (EGP) to support talented players and encourage regular golfers to continue playing.
Jan 10th, 2017
Callaway has today launched an ultra-premium wedge called Mack Daddy Forged, created by the industry’s master of wedge design, Roger Cleveland himself.
Dec 24th, 2016
Beef has taken inspiration from Tiger's frankly weird Mac Daddy Santa photo yesterday, and come up with his own version, with his tongue firmly in his cheek. Well done Beef, this is much more like it!
Nov 24th, 2016
According to a report from the Guardian, it appears that golf's tenure as an Olympic sport is about to be extended.
Nov 19th, 2016
Last month, Mickelson had surgery on a hernia that was only expected to sideline him 4-6 weeks. The exact date of this surgery was Oct. 19. It now turns out Mackay also had surgery last month for two new knees, and it was also on Oct. 19.
Jul 27th, 2016
Blimey, they're all it it: First Taylor Swift clobbers a superfan with a 56 degree wedge, then Justin Bieber shows his questionable golfing prowess on a public course and now Britney has finally come to her senses and joined the great golf movement.
Jul 7th, 2016
Here's the official poster for the 145th Open at Royal Troon. We think it's a design classic, and we want one now!
Mar 7th, 2016
We wrote about Steven Bowditch’s final round last night, where he shot a plus 12 to finish 37 over for the tournament, but just how poor a performance it was is just sinking in.
Feb 20th, 2016
On the second hole at the Northern Trust it all started to unravel for Brendon de Jonge. Reaching for his 60-degree lob wedge after missing the green on the second, he discovered that the shaft near the butt of the grip had been dented. He knew he was in trouble. But why? Read on...
Jan 30th, 2016
Slate Golf Course in Pomeroy, near Cookstown in County Tyrone, has been put on the market for £400,000. The golf course is on the market as the current owners, who founded the golf course in 2002, are going to retire.
Jan 26th, 2016
Callaway has launched a Matte Black version of its Mack Daddy PM-Grind Wedge, which came out last year and was designed by five-time Major winner and Callaway Staff Professional, Phil Mickelson.
Jan 18th, 2016
Research out today has revealed that The Open Championship gave Scotland a £140million economic boost last year, a record amount for a golfing tournament in the UK.
Dec 11th, 2015
The Nike Vapour Flex 440 is the most adjustable driver Nike have made, with it’s FlexFlight weight cartridge, spin can be increased or decreased as desired. Let’s call this model the Baddest Blue Meanie!
Nov 28th, 2015
Four-year-old Blake Nakagawa is already making headlines in the golf world. He is currently the 6-and-under Big Island Junior Golf Association Champion, winning two of the four tournaments he’s entered this year.
Nov 16th, 2015
Luke Donald is a former World number One, so he is obviously really good at golf, yet he's also pretty relatable to the average golfer. He isn't super human, and he doesn't bomb it a million miles off the tee.
Oct 8th, 2015
I’ve written about limited edition drivers before. Sometimes there's a thousand pieces, and we've seen it as low as 500 of each driver. But 5? Vega have trumped them all with three limited edition drivers of just 5 pieces each!
Sep 6th, 2015
We're all set for the final day at the Deutsche Bank Championship at the TCP Boston. Great final pairing. It's game on.
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.
Aug 30th, 2015
Here are the pairings and tee times for the final day of the Barclays at Plainville Country Club. It's tight at the top. Will it be Jason, Bubba, Sang Moon, or....? Your guess is as good as ours.
Aug 23rd, 2015
Well, the short answer is “a definitive no”. Sorry, the short answer is “no”. It was not to be. Simples as.
Aug 2nd, 2015
Kiradech Aphibarnrat has beaten Mark Warren 3&2 to progress into the final against Robert Karlsson. Karlsson beat David Howell on the second play off hole at the Murcar Links to secure his place in the final, which kicks off at 2pm.
Jul 10th, 2015
Callaway wedges have quietly been finding their way in to many of the best bags in the game. They might be known for the Big Bertha, but we love the feel and spin of their forged wedges.
Jul 1st, 2015
When it comes to forgiveness the Spider range of putters from Taylormade have been some of the best in the game.
Oct 29th, 2018
Brrrrr, gettting a bit parky out... Time to invest in a lovely new golf jacket to keep you warm as toast on the links. Here are GolfPunk's Selects for Autumn/Winter 2018...
Oct 24th, 2018
Edinburgh based Bruntsford Links Golfing Society saw a vote of 83.7% members cast in favour of allowing women members, with 67% of all eligible members participating.
Oct 18th, 2018
Junior Ryder Cup player, Conor Gough and nine additional Golfing4Life (G4L) players, were given a masterclass in sports business at a unique two-day charity event.
Oct 16th, 2018
Sometimes it's just the simple things that make you laugh...
Oct 8th, 2018
HONMA Golf, the premium Japanese brand, has blended revolutionary technology with cutting-edge design to create the new HONMA TWorld747 range for the 2019 season.
Sep 26th, 2018
The Ryder Cup is golf’s most prestigious team competition and this year’s Farmfoods European Senior Masters will see 14 former stars of the past tournaments go head-to-head in this Staysure Tour event.
Sep 14th, 2018
A survey of 59 PGA Tour players, including four major winners, has revealed that 46% of them have played in tournament rounds while being hungover.
Aug 26th, 2018
The 148th Open Championship, which will be staged in Northern Ireland for the first time in 67 years, has sold out!
Aug 12th, 2018
Here are the final round pairing and tee times for the 100th US PGA Championship from Bellerive GC in St Louis, Missouri.
Aug 11th, 2018
There has been unprecedented demand for tickets and hospitality from fans wanting to attend The 148th Open at Royal Portrush from 14-21 July 2019. They have now completely sold out of Weekly, Weekend, Friday, Saturday and Sunday Championship Day Tickets.
Aug 2nd, 2018
So you're a U.S. Border Patrol agent wandering along the Rio Grande on the Texas border minding your own business when you find an abandoned golf bag just lying there. What's in it? You think. Probably some old golf balls and a manky banana. Think again...
Jul 22nd, 2018
Rachael McQueen, the GolfPunk Golf Nurse and Skechers GoGo Golf ambassador, has been out as a ball spotter at this year’s 147th Open Championship, and we caught up with Rachael to ask her about her first experience as an official ball spotter.
Jun 30th, 2018
Golfing prodigy Abhay Kapoor stunned onlookers by recording a hole in one during a golf lesson at 3 Hammers Golf Complex in Wolverhampton this weekend.
May 31st, 2018
A team of amateur golfers from S&G Response, based in Wilmslow, are taking on the ultimate golf challenge and attempting to collectively drive golf balls a total of one million yards in just 24 hours.
May 27th, 2018
Justin Rose has shot an impressive 66 to take a four shot lead into the final day at the Fort Worth Invitational at Colonial.
May 26th, 2018
Ahead of the BMW PGA Championship, newly named Ryder Cup Vice-Captains Padraig Harrington and Graeme McDowell took on the 14 Club Challenge.
May 21st, 2018
The first round of qualifying for the American Golf Long Drive Championship has been completed with a record number of 400+ yard hits making this the most fiercely contended opening round in history.
May 14th, 2018
Webb Simpson got the job done today at the Players with an unflapperable one over round of 73 to beat Jason Dufner, Charl Schwartzel, Xander Schauffele and Jimmy Walker by four shots. But Tiger Woods had a proper crack at it, before faltering on his back nine, whilst Brooks Koepka equalled the course record, on a fascinating final day.
May 10th, 2018
Tiger Woods will tee it up at The 147th Open Championship at Carnoustie in July, it has been confirmed.
May 2nd, 2018
The new Titleist Players 4Up StaDry Stand Bag has been thoughtfully designed with special focus on the performance requirements of the dedicated golfer.
Apr 29th, 2018
You can’t mess around when it comes to choosing your next pair of golf shoes. Here are 14 of the very best for 2018...
Jan 7th, 2018
Putting at half time seems to be all the rage at basket ball games in the US at the moment, and we can quite see why. Here's a local student making a 94 foot putt to win himself $10,000.
Dec 15th, 2017
The use of Nippon Shaft products increased by 42% on the men’s PGA and European tours in the 2017 season, with the company recording 27 victories worldwide.
Dec 11th, 2017
Over twenty-years ago an unknown John Daly burst onto the scene with a dramatic victory at the 1991 PGA Championship. And now his title–winning club has been sold at auction for a stunning $17,300.40!
Dec 5th, 2017
You give golf a good name. At least I think he does? Yes, definitely. Anyone who goes to such extraordinary lengths to play as much golf as humanly possible deserves the ultimate accolade: GolfPunk Lord Staunch.
Dec 3rd, 2017
Tiger Woods will tee off for the final round at 11:10 a.m. ET (add 5 hours for GMT) alongside Justin Thomas. Here is the full list of tee times and pairings for Sunday's final round. He may not be in contention, but there are some big names up for the fight still.
Dec 2nd, 2017
In front of 17,000 basketball fans, former Ryder Cup player Jeff Overton made this outrageous 94-foot putt to win four fans a trip to Myrtle Beach.
Nov 26th, 2017
They say that if you don't succeed at first, try, try harder. What they probably don't say is 'if you don't succeed after 263 attempts, you might as well give up!
Nov 19th, 2017
A total of 146 players won at least $1 million in prize money during the 2016-17 season between the PGA Tour and European Tour, according to Golf Week.
Nov 7th, 2017
People traditionally give loved ones a sapphire to celebrate a 45th anniversary, and La Manga Club is offering some sparkling gifts of its own to help mark its landmark date this winter – including rounds of golf and tennis lessons for €45.
Oct 21st, 2017
Normally when you're facing a yardage of this type (which has a blind second shot no matter how well you hit your drive), you're content to slide one down there 300 or so yards and see what happens. Or you can do this...
Oct 19th, 2017
The boys get in a tangle with each other's wedges but still manage to come up smiling!!
Sep 30th, 2017
Rory McIlroy shot a brilliant 64 to force himself into contention for a first win of the year in the British Masters.
Sep 24th, 2017
Here are the pairings and tee times for the final day of the Tour Championship at East Lakes.
Sep 20th, 2017
Despite many golfers concerned for the sport’s future, the latest KPMG Golf Participation Report for Europe has demonstrated that golf as a sport has seen some growth in the past year in England, despite the closure of 16 golf courses across the country in the past year.
Sep 19th, 2017
We’re going to have to have a word with the Golf Spiv, as he didn’t call this one. But it is not every day that you can turn a £4 bet into £11,488.
Sep 17th, 2017
Back in June, the executive board of the International Olympic Committee recommended golf to be included in the 2024 Games, and on Friday the go-ahead was given at the 130th IOC session.
Sep 15th, 2017
What a bunch of arse. So is it a major or what? Can you imagine the R&A making the Open 54 holes because they had to scrap the first day's play? Well, that's exactly what's happened to the Evian Championship.
Sep 12th, 2017
Matthew Fitzpatrick, Bernd Wiesberger and Danny Willett will join Lee Westwood under the lights when the Hero Challenge returns to the British Masters later this month.
Aug 24th, 2017
Ping Europe Limited has been fined £1.45 million for preventing UK retailers from selling its golf clubs online.
Aug 19th, 2017
Team Europe have got their work cut out if they want to avoid some pretty embarrassing labels in the anals of Solheim Cup history. I'll leave it to you to figure out what they might be bit will probably involve the words 'worst' and 'woaaah, Nelly!!!'
Aug 10th, 2017
Against the stunning setting of Heythrop Hall, the 2017 Final of the American Golf Long Drive Championship was a real crowd pleaser, with some incredible performances across the board.
Aug 2nd, 2017
The men’s and women’s Scottish Opens, both sponsored by Aberdeen Asset Management, have given the local North Ayrshire economy a £4 million boost.
Jul 28th, 2017
Jordan Spieth has been celebrating his 24th birthday in style, and using the Claret Jug as the ultimate cake stand!
Jul 23rd, 2017
Here are the final day pairings and tee times for the 146th Open Championship. Today the leaders will be teeing off at 2.30pm, so we should have a winner by 6 pm.
Jul 20th, 2017
A record crowd for Royal Birkdale of more than 225,000 spectators are expected to attend The 146th Open this week, making it one of the best ever attended in the history of the Championship.
Jul 17th, 2017
Here are the tee times and pairings for day one of the 146th Open Championship at Royal Birkdale, and the supergroups to be following.
Jul 13th, 2017
TaylorMade Golf is launching a range of bags and headcovers inspired by England’s famous flag colours to celebrate the staging of the 2017 Championship.
Jul 13th, 2017
Here's a fiendish quiz bought to you by our friends at Glencor Golf to get you in the mood for next week's The Open at Birkdale. See how you get on.....
Jul 8th, 2017
Fourteen–year–old Atthaya Thitikul is in contention to become the youngest ever known winner of a professional golf tour event.
Jul 6th, 2017
NBC Sports Group has today announced that Jim “Bones” Mackay officially will join the network’s live tournament coverage as an on–course reporter, adding his unique perspective to Golf Channel and NBC’s coverage of The Open, FedExCup Playoffs and Presidents Cup in 2017.
Jun 17th, 2017
Paul Casey and Tommy Fleetwood are in a four–way tie for the lead at the half way point of the 117th US Open with Brian Harman and Brooks Koepka.
Jun 8th, 2017
World number four Hideki Matsuyama will be teeing it at Portstewart in the Dubai Duty Free Irish Open.
May 22nd, 2017
A Dublin punter got lucky this weekend when he bagged over €40,000 from €15 worth of golf bets.
May 20th, 2017
Plans for a £240 million plans Ryder Cup–standard golf course and huge housing development in Bolton have been revealed.