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Q&A with USGA CEO Mike Davis at the 118th U.S. Open

Q&A with USGA CEO Mike Davis at the 118th U.S. Open

Jun 21st, 2018

Here's a fascinating Question and Answer session with USGA C.E.O Mike Davis from the 118th US Open at Shinnecock Hills. Mike covers U.S. Open venues, rolling back the ball, and the new world handicapping system.

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.

Mike Tindall talks golf

Mike Tindall talks golf

Oct 4th, 2016

England rugby hero and World Cup winner Mike Tindall answers our friends at American Golf's questions on the game. Watch to find out how he got into golf, what is the best part of his game and who was the worst golfer in the England team.

The Top 10 Weirdest Golf Swings

The Top 10 Weirdest Golf Swings

Sep 11th, 2018

From Miller Barber to Jim Furyk by way of Eamon Darcy and Natalie Gulbis. The weirdest golf swings ever. How do these guys get away with it???

The Open's Weirdest Ever Moments

The Open's Weirdest Ever Moments

Jul 17th, 2017

The Open Championship is the finest tournament in golf. But it hasn't half thrown up some odd moments over the years. From broken legs, to breaking and entry, here are the weirdest Open moments...

Mike Tindall to tee it up

Mike Tindall to tee it up

Jul 6th, 2017

Rugby World Cup winner and England legend Mike Tindall MBE is the latest sporting star to be added to a line-up of professional golfers and celebrities taking part in this year’s Farmfoods British Par 3 Championship.

Putt putt for weirdos

Putt putt for weirdos

Feb 6th, 2017

We’ve covered some pretty weird and wonderful crazy golf courses over the years, but Smash Putt really takes things into a new dimension.

Simpsons weird Arnold Palmer reference

Simpsons weird Arnold Palmer reference

Sep 27th, 2016

On the day Arnold Palmer passed away, the Simpsons' new season premier referenced the great man four times. Which is weird considering the episodes are made weeks earlier.

Direct Golf gets the Mike Ashley Treatment

Direct Golf gets the Mike Ashley Treatment

Oct 2nd, 2015

Sports Direct has been accused of intimidating the founder of the UK’s second largest golfing business after the Mike Ashley controlled sportswear company changed the locks on Direct Golf’s offices without warning. 

Tiger Woods makes frank announcement

Tiger Woods makes frank announcement

Jun 20th, 2017

Tiger Woods says he is getting "professional help" to manage medication for pain and sleep loss as he tries to return to fitness. Tiger, 41, is recovering from a fourth back operation since April 2014.

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.  

100 ft robot golf

100 ft robot golf

Aug 28th, 2016

Playstation are releasing the golf hounds. 100ft golf robot hounds to be precise...

Golfer kills pelican with power draw

Golfer kills pelican with power draw

Apr 29th, 2016

There I was, researching pics for the speed golf feature when this randomly turned up. It's 1935 and Tom McHugh has launched a sweet power draw when, suddenly, there's a loud sqwawk and an explosion of feathers. Blimey...

Snakes on a swing plane

Snakes on a swing plane

Mar 21st, 2016

This is the last thing you need when you've split the fairway....Footage of a snake interrupting a four ball in Australia by slithering across the fairway. The video, filmed yesterday on Central Coast GC in New South Wales 

Changing of the guard

Changing of the guard

Dec 29th, 2015

Golf Channel president, Mike McCarley, has reported that the changing of the guard at the top of professional golf is already having a positive impact in terms of bringing in younger viewers.

Wentworth woes continue

Wentworth woes continue

Dec 4th, 2015

The tales of woe at Wentworth gone from bad to worse. The membership are in uproar over plans for massive price hikes. Their local MP, foreign secretary Phillip Hammond has been petitioned to intervene. But just as things couldn’t get any darker for the Surrey institution, they announce that Mike and the Mechanics are playing a gig the week of the BMW PGA. 

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

Sports Direct Wins Battle for Direct Golf

Sports Direct Wins Battle for Direct Golf

Oct 26th, 2015

Direct Golf has been taken over by Sports Direct after a fiercely fought battle for control of the business between Direct Golf's John Andrew and Sports Direct's Mike Ashley.

Direct Golf UK: Troubles Continue

Direct Golf UK: Troubles Continue

Oct 8th, 2015

John Andrew, the chairman of the UK’s second biggest golf retailer, Direct Golf UK has reportedly filed a notice of intention to appoint administrators in his fight to  retain control of the company with Sports Direct owning billionaire, Mike Ashley.

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.

US OPEN DAY 4 RECAP

US OPEN DAY 4 RECAP

Jun 22nd, 2015

To quote Verne Lundquist, and the greatest piece of golf commentary of all time, “Oh, WOW! IN YOUR LIFE, have you seen anything like that?!”. And you know what Verne, we haven’t.