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South Koreans dominate Evian Championship

South Koreans dominate Evian Championship

Jul 28th, 2019

South Korea’s Hyo Joo Kim holds a one-shot lead over compatriot Sung Hyun Park heading into day four of the Evian Championship.  Indeed, Kim has no shortage of company from home as five of the top six players are from South Korea with the only interloper being Shanshan Feng of China.

Evian Championship – first round cancelled

Evian Championship – first round cancelled

Sep 14th, 2017

You have to feel for Jessica Korda and So Yeon Ryu who managed to get to -2 at the rain and wind battered Evian-Les-Bains in France, before the first round was cancelled.

Évian-les-Bains to Milton Keynes!

Évian-les-Bains to Milton Keynes!

Jul 31st, 2019

Less than 24 hours after the Evian Championship was wrapped up by Jin Young Ko, 49 of the top 50 women in the world hightailed it to Milton Keynes to somehow prepare themselves for the very different test that Woburn Golf Club’s Marquess Course will offer.  Or at least most of them would have been preparing had Lexi Thompson not left her passport in her bag!

Manic Monday

Manic Monday

Jul 29th, 2019

It’s Manic Monday, so here is a very quick round up of all the results and stories from the weekend on the PGA Tour, European Tour, LPGA and Women’s European Tour.

Weather delay sinks Creamer

Weather delay sinks Creamer

Jul 27th, 2019

Paula Creamer was going along nicely in the sun at the Evian Resort in Evian-Les-Bains when the weather took a turn for the worst. Wearing a rather provocative top with ‘Kiss My Putt’ emblazoned across her chest, the American sank a monster putt from the edge of the 12th hole to move the overnight leader to nine under par and one off the lead.

Time for the women’s majors

Time for the women’s majors

Jul 25th, 2019

The men’s majors are over and so attention turns to the women, or ladies as they were referred to when I was growing up. We have a double header with the Evian Championship in France this week followed straight away by the Women's British Open. And we thought the men were compressing their majors too much!

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.

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.

Fedex Cup Tour Championship latest

Fedex Cup Tour Championship latest

Aug 23rd, 2019

There was lots of concern that the new format of the Tour Championship was going to result in the FedEx Cup leader running away with things and there being a lack of drama at East Lake Golf Club over the last big weekend for the PGA Tour.  Well things didn’t really work out like that as Justin Thomas, Xander Schauffele and Brooks Koepka all start day two tied on 10 under with Rory just one behind.

FedEx Cup Tour Championship

FedEx Cup Tour Championship

Aug 22nd, 2019

The finale of the PGA Tour season is upon us and already we have a leaderboard in the race for that crazy payout of $15 million to the winner. Thirty men, honourable and true, will tee it up at the East Lake Golf Club just outside Atlanta with dollar signs in their eyes. Justin Thomas already leads by two, crazy we know but then again, the whole thing is.

Top 10 Putts - The Players Championship

Top 10 Putts - The Players Championship

Mar 14th, 2019

It's the Players Championship this week at TPC Sawgrass - check out these Top 10 Putts on the infamous 17th hole with shots from Tiger, Bubba and more.    

Football legend wins Farmfoods British Par 3 Championship Celeb-Am

Football legend wins Farmfoods British Par 3 Championship Celeb-Am

Aug 8th, 2018

Steve Staunton has won this year’s first Celeb-Am at the Farmfoods British Par 3 Championship. Staunton put in a stunning performance on the Cromwell Course to clinch victory with a score of +1 (35). He fought off competition from the likes of ex-Manchester United star Clayton Blackmore and former Strictly judge Len Goodman. 

Fleming golf tips for the 2018 PGA Championship

Fleming golf tips for the 2018 PGA Championship

Aug 7th, 2018

The PGA championship is the last major tournament of the season, soon to be followed by the Fed Ex play offs!! The career grand slam event only achieved by 5 golfers Tiger Woods, Jack Nicklaus, Gary Player, Ben Hogan and Gene Sarazen, while Bobby Jones won a true golf grand slam in 1930. 

Rickie Fowler's looks for the PGA Championship

Rickie Fowler's looks for the PGA Championship

Aug 6th, 2018

Rickie Fowler will be dressed to the nines in PUMA Golf’s Autumn, Winter ’18 collection including fresh, on-trend polos and new P Cap colorways, during the 100th PGA Championship. Rickie will also carry a Limited-Edition COBRA Bag designed with The PGA Championship in mind.

Open Championship sensation Sam Locke

Open Championship sensation Sam Locke

Aug 3rd, 2018

Fresh from his remarkable performance at The Open, one of golf’s brightest young talents, Sam Locke is set to head to Nailcote Hall for this year’s Farmfoods British Par 3 Championship.

 From Hogwarts to the Farmfoods British Par 3 Championship!

From Hogwarts to the Farmfoods British Par 3 Championship!

Jul 5th, 2018

They’re twins perhaps best known for being stars of one of the biggest film franchise of all time, Harry Potter, but James and Oliver Phelps have also become regular faces at golf courses across the country. This year, they will be returning to the Farmfoods British Par 3 Championships.

Webb Simpson wins the Players Championship by 4 shots

Webb Simpson wins the Players Championship by 4 shots

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.

Tour Championship pairings and tee times

Tour Championship pairings and tee times

Sep 20th, 2017

Here are the pairings and starting times for the first round of the season-ending Tour Championship at East Lake in Atlanta. It's time to get the job done. 

Robbie Fowler wins Farm Foods British Par 3 Championship

Robbie Fowler wins Farm Foods British Par 3 Championship

Aug 12th, 2017

The 2017 Farmfoods British Par 3 Championship concluded today with former Liverpool and England striker Robbie Fowler winning the final Celeb–AM. He claimed victory in a thrilling final round with a score of +3.

Alex Noren wins BMW PGA Championship

Alex Noren wins BMW PGA Championship

May 28th, 2017

Alex Noren pulled out all the stops at the BMW PGA Championship today to win by two shots with a superb course record equalling 62.

Moving day at the BMW PGA Championship

Moving day at the BMW PGA Championship

May 27th, 2017

On moving day at the BMW Championship the leader board has tightened up, and with the wind getting up, it was an altogether tougher day out there on the newly renovated West course. And it is still anyone's title. 

Cristie Kerr wins the LOTTE Championship

Cristie Kerr wins the LOTTE Championship

Apr 17th, 2017

With a run of 52 holes without a bogey, American Cristie Kerr won the LOTTE Championship presented by Hershey by three shots over three players.   

World Crazy Golf Championships

World Crazy Golf Championships

Apr 8th, 2017

Minigolf hopefuls worldwide are polishing off their putters for the 2017 World Crazy Golf Championships in June. The two-day minigolf extravaganza uniquely attracts complete novices and top international players, with a prize fund of £4,500 up for grabs.  

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.

Kaiser Chiefs to play at BMW Championship

Kaiser Chiefs to play at BMW Championship

Feb 16th, 2017

Well, stone me with a ticking stick caked in surprise substances.. Has the European Tour joined the 21st century? Kaiser Chiefs to bring house down at BMW, Wentworth. I predict a significant upgrade from Mike & The Mechanics...

American Golf Long Drive Championship

American Golf Long Drive Championship

Feb 7th, 2017

American Golf is gearing up for its annual festival of big hitting as the qualifying rounds of its 2017 Long Drive Championship take place in every American Golf store next weekend.

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.

BMW Championship Day 3

BMW Championship Day 3

Sep 11th, 2016

Here's the take away from Day 3 at the BMW. In the third round of the BMW, Dustin Johnson put the foot down on the back nine, finishing with 4 birdies in the last 5 holes to take a 3-shot lead going into the final round. Check out the video here.   

 American Golf Junior Championships

American Golf Junior Championships

Aug 12th, 2016

Junior golfers have been battling it out this summer for a place in the third American Golf Junior Championships, and they have announced a line up for the final that boasts some of the U.K. & Ireland’s best young golfers.

PGA Championship Final Round Highlights

PGA Championship Final Round Highlights

Aug 1st, 2016

It was a humdinger last night as Jimmy Walker went wire to wire to win the PGA Championship at Baltusrol. Jason Day never gave up though, and took him close. Check out the highlights from the final major of the year below...

Mark Mouland wins the British Par 3 Championship

Mark Mouland wins the British Par 3 Championship

Jul 28th, 2016

European Senior Tour winner Mark Mouland finished at the top of the scoreboard today as the Professional competition in the Farmfoods British Par 3 Championship came to its conclusion. 

PGA Championship Top Tips

PGA Championship Top Tips

Jul 27th, 2016

The Spiv has spoken! Check out all the best betting tips for the PGA Championship here!!!

PGA Championship Tee Times

PGA Championship Tee Times

Jul 24th, 2016

We've got all the tee times for the PGA Champiosnship, but we've picked out the groups we think you should follow at the final major of the year.

GolfPunk's PGA Championship Quiz 2016

GolfPunk's PGA Championship Quiz 2016

May 23rd, 2016

It's the BMW PGA Championship and you know what that means. The golf season has properly landed in the UK. To celebrate, we have devised this cheeky little quiz to test your knowledge of the European Tour's flag ship event. Tuck in, the grass in lovely!

Day 3 at the Valspar Championship

Day 3 at the Valspar Championship

Mar 13th, 2016

Bill Haas took the lead on the third day of the Valspar Championship, from Graham DeLaet, AKA the greatest beard in golf. But more impressively after his terrible start to the week Jordan Spieth has got himself into the top ten going into the last day at Innsisbrook.

GolfSpiv calls the Valspar Championship

GolfSpiv calls the Valspar Championship

Mar 8th, 2016

Spiv was not far away from a monster payout as Danny Willett contended to the end at the WGC Cadillac. Then he hit the water on 18 and that dream was over. Still, the Yorkshire man produced a nice Each Way. 

Speedgolf Championship 2016

Speedgolf Championship 2016

Jan 16th, 2016

The British Open Speedgolf Championships will return to Dale Hill Golf Club in East Sussex on August 14 2016. Come on in if you can shoot a 77 in 34 minutes and 4 seconds. We're sitting this one out.

Who to back at the DP World Championship

Who to back at the DP World Championship

Nov 17th, 2015

This is it, the big one. A European Number One will be crowned on Sunday as the top players on the European Tour play in the season finale. Rory McIlroy may be in pole position but the chasing pack are close...really close. It's all to play for. Here are GolfPunk's tips for the big one.  

Royal Portrush to hold 2019 Open Championship

Royal Portrush to hold 2019 Open Championship

Oct 20th, 2015

One of our favourite links courses, Royal Portrush is set to return to the Open Rota later today. The R&A are set to name it as the course for the 2019 Open Championship, for the first time since Max Faulkner won there in 1951.

Tour Championship Day 3

Tour Championship Day 3

Sep 27th, 2015

More rain. It rained all night, and most of the day to put a dampener on moving day scoring. The day went to Jordan Spieth, who had to make four serious par saves to keep in contention. He then nailed a twenty-footer on the 18th for a birdie to overtake Henrik Stenson for the outright lead.  

Tour Championship Final Day

Tour Championship Final Day

Sep 27th, 2015

It didn’t rain (that much) today, and the crowds came out in their droves. Who says the young guns aren’t already making a difference? They came to see Jordan, and he did not disappoint. In the end he won comfortably with a two under 69 to beat Henrik Stenson by four shots.

Tour Championship Day 2

Tour Championship Day 2

Sep 25th, 2015

No one has been going really low today. The rain has made the rough that much more penal, and focused everyone’s attention on hitting fairways. There’s zero reward in being off-line, and that’s kept it conservative out there today. It’s frankly been a very quiet day indeed. Zzzzzzz.

FedEx Tour Championship

FedEx Tour Championship

Sep 24th, 2015

Here are the Day One Tee Times and Pairings for the FedEx Tour Championship from East Lakes, Georgia. Ready for a final rumble.

Tour Championship Wrap

Tour Championship Wrap

Sep 24th, 2015

Here's our wrap on Day One of the final event in the FedEx, the Tour Championship. Only 30 in the field now. What's been occurring?  Mostly Henrik Stenson if you have to know.

Tour Championship Fantasy Challenge

Tour Championship Fantasy Challenge

Sep 22nd, 2015

Take on the GolfPunk staff at this week's Tour Championship Fantasy Challenge and win a Golf Buddy GPS Watch. Or just ignore us and play anyway

BMW Championship Day 2

BMW Championship Day 2

Sep 18th, 2015

We’ll start our round up of today’s play at the BMW at Conway Farms GG, Illinois with a look at the top of the table. But we think there is a lot of drama that’s lurking further down the leader board.

WYNDHAM CHAMPIONSHIP DAY 4 WRAP

WYNDHAM CHAMPIONSHIP DAY 4 WRAP

Aug 23rd, 2015

Well, the short answer is “a definitive no”. Sorry, the short answer is “no”. It was not to be. Simples as. 

Wyndham Championship Day 3 Wrap Up

Wyndham Championship Day 3 Wrap Up

Aug 22nd, 2015

Phew! Moving day over and time to catch up with the day. And yes, Tiger is still very much the story. So how did he get on?

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.

Wyndham Championship

Wyndham Championship

Aug 18th, 2015

Calmed down from the US PGA Championship? Well, it's time to go again with the Wyndham Championship from Sedgefield Country Club, Greensboro, North Carolina. Here are the tee times `Eastern Standard Time. We will up-date with GMT tomorrow for our UK visitors.

Jason Day Wins the US PGA Championship

Jason Day Wins the US PGA Championship

Aug 17th, 2015

The day was essentially a two horse race between Jordan Spieth and Jason Day, as these two young revelations battled it out to add the PGA Championship to their list of honours.