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Lydia Ko's back garden Ad

Lydia Ko's back garden Ad

Mar 11th, 2017

Here's a rather cute ad with Lydia Ko playing golf in her garden. It's to support the New Zealand Women's Open, which is being literally being played in her backgarden, so it's a nice idea and well–executed. 

Back in red – Tiger's final round at the Hero

Back in red – Tiger's final round at the Hero

Dec 5th, 2016

Well, we’ve really seen it all from Tiger in this his first tournament of 15 months. It certainly has not been boring –far from it! Here’s how he got on in his final round. It's good to see him Back in Red.

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. 

Serious setback for Tiger Woods?

Serious setback for Tiger Woods?

Feb 23rd, 2016

It's been three months since we found out anything about the state of Tiger's physical and mental condition. So what's occurring? Is he about to turn up unannounced at a tournament and shoot an opening round 63? Has he got a chance of playing at the Masters? Or, as is being suggested across certain social media channels, has he just suffered a serious setback in his rehabilitation?

Phil Mickelson’s back for the Scottish Open

Phil Mickelson’s back for the Scottish Open

Feb 12th, 2016

Phil Mickelson has confirmed he will play in this year’s Aberdeen Asset Management Scottish Open in July. Rory might not be showing, but we are pumped that Phil's coming back.

Trump golf Tweet backfires

Trump golf Tweet backfires

Feb 3rd, 2016

We think Donald Trump must be a great proponent of Foot Golf – or rather Foot in mouth golf.  Maybe that old saying needs to be modernized to Foot in Tweet. So just what has the Trump been up to now?

Trump signs in Dubai Back Up

Trump signs in Dubai Back Up

Dec 14th, 2015

The signs featuring Donald Trump at the Akoya in Dubai have now been put back up! What on earth's going on?

Canada fights back

Canada fights back

Nov 25th, 2015

On Monday, the USGA announced a new provision that made rounds played alone no longer acceptable for handicap purposes. Golfers everywhere have been up in arms about this, and now Canada has come out against it.

Wentworth Members Fight Back

Wentworth Members Fight Back

Nov 21st, 2015

As we reported last month, members of Wentworth are up in arms at plans by its new Chinese owners to double their annual dues and levy a massive joining fee. Now's there's talk of a fight back and legal action from the members.

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!

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 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.

It's #BackToTheFutureDay!

It's #BackToTheFutureDay!

Oct 21st, 2015

It's #BackToTheFutureDay. We haven't got hover boards. There's no self-lacing Nike Mags yet (although by the end of the day we might), and we can't time travel as yet. Bur we can have a Delorean golf cart.

Direct Golf Owner Fights Back

Direct Golf Owner Fights Back

Oct 5th, 2015

In a new twist to the Direct Golf/Sports Direct saga, DG owner John Andrew has changed the locks back and employed security guards to protect his premises, following Sports Direct's action last Friday when they comandeered the property and changed the locks.

Titleist goes back to black

Titleist goes back to black

Aug 14th, 2019

After exhaustive reseach, including feedback from tour players, their caddies and PGA professionals, Titleist have produced their latest tour bag collection. This is a glimpse of what is to come from Titleist in 2020 and clearly the theme is a sleak jet black look.

Back to back Royals for the Women

Back to back Royals for the Women

Aug 2nd, 2019

The AIG Women’s British Open is now set to follow Woburn Golf Club with back to back regal courses with Royal Troon added to the Championship roster for 2020 and Royal Porthcawl confirmed for 2021.  It seems therefore, that that we are set for some quality golf on iconic courses now that The R&A has taken over the women's home Championship.

Scotty Cameron is bringing sexy back

Scotty Cameron is bringing sexy back

Jul 8th, 2019

You know something is iconic when its value on the second hand market can be more than when it was new.  It happens to some old cars, it happens to certain fine wines and expensive spirits and occasionally it happens to golf clubs that are owned by famous dudes but it doesn’t happen often to regular golf kit.

Argentario’s Popular Spring ProAm is back

Argentario’s Popular Spring ProAm is back

Feb 12th, 2019

 Argentario Golf Resort & Spa’s popular Spring ProAm which regularly attracts visitors from all over the world will this year take place on May 18 & 19 at one of Tuscany’s top golf resorts in the Maremma region of Italy.

How the modern golf swing is destroying our backs

How the modern golf swing is destroying our backs

Feb 7th, 2019

Is it any coincidence that Tiger Woods – now that he's not launching himself at the ball like an angry octopus – is staying healthy on the golf course? A new study suggests this is the case...

It's back! Phoenix Waste Management tee times

It's back! Phoenix Waste Management tee times

Jan 30th, 2019

Four of the world's top five players may have taken the money and decided to play the controversial Saudi International this week but when the Phoenix Waste Management is happening, there really is only one game in town.

Cobra Golf launch King F9 Speedback Metalwoods

Cobra Golf launch King F9 Speedback Metalwoods

Oct 31st, 2018

Cobra Golf® has introduced the 2019 KING F9 SPEEDBACK™ Drivers & Fairways.  For the first time in the metal woods category, the SPEEDBACK™ family of metal woods achieves true optimisation of aerodynamics and a low center-of-gravity (CG), delivering the longest and fastest COBRA driver and fairways.

This is not a drill - Tiger Woods is back

This is not a drill - Tiger Woods is back

Sep 26th, 2018

It’s hard to think of another golfer who has toyed with the emotions of fans around the world more than Tiger Woods. It’s very rarely straightforward with Woods and, especially since 2009, his career has had a lot more downs than ups.

The Belfry welcomes back legendary Ryder Cup captain Tony Jacklin

The Belfry welcomes back legendary Ryder Cup captain Tony Jacklin

Sep 14th, 2018

The home of one of Europe’s greatest Ryder Cup moments, the award-winning Belfry hotel and spa is set to welcome back a true golfing icon to its course next month. Europe’s most successful Ryder Cup captain, Tony Jacklin CBE, will grace the iconic Brabazon Course once again on 24 September.

Look out world, Tiger Woods is back

Look out world, Tiger Woods is back

Aug 15th, 2018

Whatever happened to all the talk of 'The Big 4/5/6'? Two words. Tiger Woods. Actually, four words: Tiger Woods & Brooks Koepka. 

Major backlash as uspga tv coverage vaporises

Major backlash as uspga tv coverage vaporises

Aug 10th, 2018

The final major of the year. The BBC didn't want it. Sky didn't want it. BT didn't want it. So there goes your TV licence money, your Sky subscription, your BT cash, the lot. Maybe Dave will make a bid for it next year...

Golfing legends back Glasgow 2018

Golfing legends back Glasgow 2018

Jul 5th, 2018

Two Scottish golfing legends are looking forward to history being made at the inaugural European Golf Team Championships at Gleneagles in August.

I Want You Back says DJ Trevor Nelson

I Want You Back says DJ Trevor Nelson

Jun 4th, 2018

Even bigger, even better, and more music than ever before – and this time it’s Motown. That’s what’s going on at The Shire London.

Tiger Woods bounces back at Memorial

Tiger Woods bounces back at Memorial

Jun 1st, 2018

Tiger may have won this event five times (last time in 2012), but he needed all his powers of recovery to come back from an ugly front nine which included two bogeys and a double-bogey 7 at the par 5 15th (his sixth hole) where his tee shot flew out of bounds.  

Sub70 is back!

Sub70 is back!

May 31st, 2018

Sub70 is back! The iconic clothing brand that many of you will remember is re-launching with a new exciting range of tour designed polo shirts, and a very strong promotional offer.

Cottrell Park Golf Club fights back

Cottrell Park Golf Club fights back

May 15th, 2018

Cottrell Paark Golf Club has sent an open letter to the Rt Hon Kevin Brennan MP over his statement in the House of Commons about the alleged case of discrimation against woman member Lowri Roberts, refuting his claims. They are not pulling their punches, as the Cottrell Park fight back begins. Here is the letter in full.

Royal Dornoch helps hold back the tide

Royal Dornoch helps hold back the tide

Apr 14th, 2018

A world-renowned golf club is supporting a pioneering project that will help prevent part of its course succumbing to coastal erosion by rebuilding natural defences.

Tommy Armour golf clubs set to make comeback

Tommy Armour golf clubs set to make comeback

Mar 16th, 2018

Tommy Armour golf clubs are to make a comeback. The brand will be sold exclusively at DICK’S Sporting Goods and Golf Galaxy stores in the USA, but will be sold online as well for UK fans of the brand.

Boom. Phil Mickelson bounces back in Mexico

Boom. Phil Mickelson bounces back in Mexico

Mar 5th, 2018

Five years. Can you believe it? Five years, but now Lefty (our tip for this year's US Open) is back in the winner's circle after beating Justin Thomas in a playoff to win the WGC-Mexico Championship.

Goat caddies are back in Oregon!!

Goat caddies are back in Oregon!!

Feb 13th, 2018

Goats. Is there anything they can't do? Not only do they look totally cool with their "What you lookin' at?!' stare. Not only can they climb trees if it takes their fancy (see below), but now they have turned their hooves to caddying.

America wrestle back fastest hole by a team of four

America wrestle back fastest hole by a team of four

Feb 6th, 2018

Our friends over at 18Birdies.com have been busy across the pond, getting an American team to break the Guinness World Record for the fastest hole of golf by a team of four, which was previously held by a European team consisting of Ian Poulter, Tyrrell Hatton, Matt Fitzpatrick and Matthew Southgate. Here's how they beat the record.

Punter backs Tiger Woods to win the Masters

Punter backs Tiger Woods to win the Masters

Dec 30th, 2017

It’s happy birthday to Tiger Woods today as he turns 42. But neither age nor form have deterred a punter from backing him with a €10,000 bet to win the Masters.

PXG back on the offensive

PXG back on the offensive

Dec 8th, 2017

It's round four in the on-going battle between PXG and TaylorMade, as PXG go on the offensive again.

G/Fore go back to the streets

G/Fore go back to the streets

Dec 1st, 2017

G/FORE has gone back to the streets for inspiration with its latest eye-catching addition to the footwear range.

Commentator writes off Tiger Woods come back chances

Commentator writes off Tiger Woods come back chances

Nov 19th, 2017

Golf Channel’s Brandel Chamblee was asked in a recent interview with GOLF.com's Ryan Asselta if Woods could properly compete against the new breed of golfers that have come into the game, and he was pretty forthright.

Sergio Garcia questions Tiger Woods' comeback

Sergio Garcia questions Tiger Woods' comeback

Nov 16th, 2017

No sooner has Rickie Fowler given us a shot in the arm by revealing that Tiger is killing it on the golf course and "hitting it way past me" than Sergio Garcia has given us all a reality check.

Tiger Woods is officially back on it

Tiger Woods is officially back on it

Oct 30th, 2017

Tiger Woods is back and it's now official. He's going to be playing in his own Hero's Challenge in the Bahamas at the end of November. 

Fancy watching the Open from your back garden?

Fancy watching the Open from your back garden?

Oct 29th, 2017

Fancy owning a house with the Open Championship in your own back garden? That's what's on offer in Stanley Road, Merseyside. A stunning Edwardian manor house is up for grabs for £1.85m...

It's all back to Pebble Beach

It's all back to Pebble Beach

Oct 25th, 2017

The USGA has been confirmed that Pebble Beach Golf Links will host the 2027 US Open and the 2023 US Women's Open.

Tyrrell Hatton bags back-to-back victories

Tyrrell Hatton bags back-to-back victories

Oct 15th, 2017

Tyrrell Hatton is in the form of his life, as he claims back–to–back victories by adding the Italian Open to his successful defence of the Alfred Dunhill Links Championship.

Tiger Woods back practicing

Tiger Woods back practicing

Sep 1st, 2017

Tiger Woods has posted a video of himself on Twitter back practicing, as his Doctor has given him the go–ahead.

Acushnet take the fight back to Costco

Acushnet take the fight back to Costco

Aug 16th, 2017

Golf ball wars are back, as Acushnet have fired off a 284–page countersuit against Costco’s lawsuit against them which was originally filled five months ago.

Backwards Hole in one trick shot

Backwards Hole in one trick shot

Aug 13th, 2017

Here's a great little trick shot with a difference that's been doing the virtal rounds. Call it a back to front hole in one! 

Gary Player does back flip off boat

Gary Player does back flip off boat

Jul 16th, 2017

Gary Player's been up to his tricks again, and this time it's a back flip into the sea from a boat. For Sir GP age is just a number. 

Dramatic fight back

Dramatic fight back

Jun 25th, 2017

Harry Ellis battled back from four holes down with five to play to win the 36–hole final of The 122nd Amateur Championship at Royal St George’s yesterday.

Erin Hills course guide back 9

Erin Hills course guide back 9

Jun 13th, 2017

If you're still beathing after that front nine, you'll be pleased to know that the back nine is even tougher...

Jason Dufner fights back

Jason Dufner fights back

Jun 5th, 2017

Jason Dufner, helped by a poor final round from Daniel Summerhays, fought back to win the Memorial Tournament by three shots, and secure his fifth PGA Tour title.

Gleneagles not a Ryder Cup back up plan

Gleneagles not a Ryder Cup back up plan

Apr 13th, 2017

Gleneagles is not on “standby” to host next year’s Ryder Cup, despite claims that some of the American players are anxious about playing in France after recent terrorist incidents. 

Spieth & McIlroy back in the betting mix

Spieth & McIlroy back in the betting mix

Apr 6th, 2017

Following his fall last night, Dustin Johnson is no longer the clear favourite for The Masters. He's now in a three way tie with Jordan Spieth and Rory McIlroy at 7/1 with online bookmakers 888sport.

 Phil Mickelson backs Jon Rahm

Phil Mickelson backs Jon Rahm

Mar 28th, 2017

Phil Mickelson is as legendary for his betting as he is for his short game. And it looks like he fancies a flutter on Jon Rahm for the Masters. 

All Back To Mine with Masters Champ Danny Willett

All Back To Mine with Masters Champ Danny Willett

Mar 23rd, 2017

When James Corden & Jimmy Fallon deigned to invite Danny Willet onto their prime time American TV chat shows following his astounding Masters victory, they assumed Danny would say 'what time?', 'how high?' etc. But he didn't. He got on a plane and flew home. And this is why...    

Is the Kirkland making a come back?

Is the Kirkland making a come back?

Mar 5th, 2017

According to reports from MyGolfSpy, effective March 1st, the USGA has approved a new Costco Kirkland Signature golf ball. The new ball is called the Costco Kirkland Signature Performance One.

Donald Trump quick to get back on the golf course

Donald Trump quick to get back on the golf course

Feb 6th, 2017

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

Jonathan Yarwood's back to sort you out

Jonathan Yarwood's back to sort you out

Feb 4th, 2017

Jonathan Yarwood is a proven winning tour and elite development coach, with over twenty four years experience at the highest level, and he’s now back to help GolfPunk readers sort out their games. Here's how to play the dreaded 40–yard bunker shot. 

Justin Rose falls back at Farmers

Justin Rose falls back at Farmers

Jan 29th, 2017

Justin Rose has lost his lead at the Farmers Insurance Open at Torrey Pines after a tough moving day, which could only see him card a 73. So who's in the mix now?

Koepka's drive finds Mr Pieters' back pack!

Koepka's drive finds Mr Pieters' back pack!

Oct 2nd, 2016

Hazeltine's par-4 5th hole has seen its fair share of drama this week. But nothing could prepare us for Brooks Koepka's tee shot which ended up in Thomas Pieters' dad's back pack!

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.

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.              

Happy Gilmore is back!

Happy Gilmore is back!

Sep 10th, 2016

Adam Sandler's back and he’s hitting the course again in a new version of Happy Gilmore as an old school 8–bit arcade game. 

Tiger Woods Goes back to School

Tiger Woods Goes back to School

Sep 7th, 2016

It was career day in America, so Sam Woods took her daddy to school. Only thing is daddy is otherwise known as Tiger Woods...

Tiger Woods Is Coming Back This Year!!!

Tiger Woods Is Coming Back This Year!!!

Sep 7th, 2016

It's the news we've all been waiting for. But as LL Cool J once said, "Don't call it a comeback" at least not quite yet. Tiger Woods has announced his return tournament, and it's much sooner than any one could have guessed at. 

Fancy a bet? Then back yourself

Fancy a bet? Then back yourself

Aug 20th, 2016

If you fancy your chances as a golfer, there's a new App called Flutter which allows you to bet on your own golfing prowess on the golf course. Here's how.

TaylorMade bounces back

TaylorMade bounces back

Aug 7th, 2016

Adidas has reported a recovery in its TaylorMade business, so it’s not all doom and gloom out there, despite Nike’s withdrawal from the equipment business.

McIlroy banters back at trolls

McIlroy banters back at trolls

Aug 7th, 2016

Rory was trolled yesterday by Irish boxer and flag bearer Paddy Barnes. But Rory was not going to take it lying down. Here's how he responded. 

gWest International Resort back on course

gWest International Resort back on course

Jul 3rd, 2016

Work has started again on the gWest International Resort near Gleneagles in Perthshire, six years after the global crash stopped the project in its tracks.

Nicky Colsaert back in the groove

Nicky Colsaert back in the groove

Jun 4th, 2016

Nicolas Colsaert’s recent good form has continued as he briefly joined Matthew Fitzpatrick at the top of the leaderboard midway through the third round of the Nordea Masters at Bro Hof Slott Golf Club.