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LPGA and LET forge partnership

LPGA and LET forge partnership

Nov 26th, 2019

The Ladies Professional Golf Association (LPGA) and the Ladies European Tour (LET) today announced that they will unite in a joint venture partnership to push women's professional golf to new heights in Europe and around the world. The combination of the LET's European expertise and relationships in the region, with the LPGA's global strength and worldwide exposure, and their shared vision for the future of women's professional golf and growth of the game, provides the core ingredients to ignite a tour loaded with upside potential.

Exclusive LPGA Mike Whan interview

Exclusive LPGA Mike Whan interview

Aug 8th, 2017

We have partnered up with 18Birdies from the US to share their weekly Podcasts from over the other side of the pond. This week's features an exclusive interview with the LPGA's Commissioner Mike Whan.

Michael Jordan’s $300,000 putt

Michael Jordan’s $300,000 putt

Mar 26th, 2017

Michael Jordan still tops the Rich List as the sportsman with the highest net worth of over $1.4 billion. And according to commentator and former player Charles Barkley, he does like a punt. 

Michael Jordan thinks Tiger should retire

Michael Jordan thinks Tiger should retire

Apr 22nd, 2016

Basketball icon Michael Jordan, a friend of Tiger Woods, issued some strong comments in an article in which ESPN.com detailed Woods' deep decline following the death of his father in 2006. Oh, and his rather public fall from grace in 2009.

Top 10 Golfing Sportsmen

Top 10 Golfing Sportsmen

Nov 15th, 2018

60% of ex-professional sportsmen take up golf. Who are the best ever? Only 10 made our list…

Clarke and Campbell to captain Rugby Icons

Clarke and Campbell to captain Rugby Icons

Jul 24th, 2018

Major winners Darren Clarke and Michael Campbell will be leading teams of golf-playing rugby legends representing the Northern and Southern Hemispheres in a two-day matchplay contest at the Buckinghamshire Golf Club in Denham, England later this month (28 & 29 July).

Nike's Men in Black

Nike's Men in Black

Feb 18th, 2017

The 16 Nike golfers competing in the Genesis Open were all dressed in black to support Nike's “Equality” campaign that launched last week.

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. 

Global Youth Movement claim

Global Youth Movement claim

Dec 1st, 2016

Golf industry executives, tour officials, sponsors and decision makers attending the 2016 HSBC Golf Business Forum, have vowed to grasp the opportunities and new momentum created in the game during 2016 to increase the popularity of the worldwide.  

Sergio Garcia Leads Honda Classic

Sergio Garcia Leads Honda Classic

Feb 26th, 2016

Last night Sergio Garcia took a share of the first round lead at the Honda Classic, shooting a 65 despite tangling with an alligator. Garcia  shares the lead with Michael Thompson, the 2013 Honda Classic winner. Check out the highlights.

Parkie weighs in

Parkie weighs in

Feb 7th, 2016

Parkie, sorry Sir Michael Parkinson, has weighed into the Wentworth debate, and is accusing the new owners of ignoring the traditions of the club and wanting to create a club for the “super rich” with a “car park full of Lamborghinis”.

Catherine Zeta Jones's Golf Addiction

Catherine Zeta Jones's Golf Addiction

Jan 30th, 2016

"I make the boys drop trousers if they duff!" Catherine Zeta Jones has spoken of her love for playing golf on the UK's Graham Norton Show and revealed she and husband Michael Douglas have a bet when they play together.

Luke Donald almost quit golf

Luke Donald almost quit golf

Jan 10th, 2016

Luke Donald thought seriously about leaving professional golf last May after a crisis of confidence and a terrible slump in form, according to an interview with the Sunday Telegraph. But he’s now on the way back.

Golf Society

Golf Society

Aug 22nd, 2015

Our friends at Luke Roper have just had their annual golf day at the Welcombe Golf Course in Stratford upon Avon. It’s always a great day, as these guys love putting on a big show. 

Hoey Impresses in Aberdeen

Hoey Impresses in Aberdeen

Aug 1st, 2015

In fantastic form, Michael Hoey booked his place in the quarterfinals of the Saltire Energy Paul Lawrie Match Play on Saturday morning.

Spieth Cold As Ice

Spieth Cold As Ice

Jun 26th, 2015

Spieth has become the face of Under Armour, shooting the brand to the top of the leaderboard wherever he plays.