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Tom Watson’s Augusta National swansong

Tom Watson’s Augusta National swansong

Apr 7th, 2016

Last year we thought we had seen Tom Watson’s final appearance at St Andrews, and we were there to cheer him in on the 18th as the light faded fast. Now it’s the turn of Augusta to bid him farewell.

Tom Watson loses his Hero

Tom Watson loses his Hero

Nov 29th, 2019

GolfPunk send it condolences and prayers to Tom Watson and his family on the sad passing of Hilary Watson just before midnight on Thanksgiving Eve. Hilary, who Tom described as ‘my hero’ had been battling pancreatic cancer for two years.

I Hate You, Tom Watson!

I Hate You, Tom Watson!

Nov 7th, 2018

When I was a hot headed and slightly greasy 14 year old, I hated Tom Watson. I mean I hated him.

Tommy Fleetwood's caddie drops a clanger

Tommy Fleetwood's caddie drops a clanger

Oct 28th, 2018

Tommy Fleetwood’s caddie dropped a clanger during the third round of the WGC-HSBC Champions when he failed to stop Tommy’s ball from going into the water.

Tommy Fleetwood world exclusive interview

Tommy Fleetwood world exclusive interview

Sep 28th, 2018

We've been looking back at the best read articles from GolfPunk in the past year, and our exclusive interview with Tommy Fleetwood seemed to hit the mark with you. Here it is for you to enjoy again, or catch up with it if you missed it first time round. Wow. One simple word. Wow. And that’s all you need to sum up the last 18 months of Tommy Fleetwood’s career. So what has he done to make all this happen? 

Brooks Koepka Holds Off Tommy Fleetwood To Retain US Open Title

Brooks Koepka Holds Off Tommy Fleetwood To Retain US Open Title

Jun 18th, 2018

Brooks Koepka captured his first US Open last year at Erin Hills with a belligerent display of big hitting and aggressive scoring, devastating the Wisconsin course with a winning score of 16-under. He has become only the third man in post-war going history to retain that title in totally different circumstances. 

Tommy Fleetwood styles it out with TrendyGolf

Tommy Fleetwood styles it out with TrendyGolf

May 21st, 2018

Tommy Fleetwood, Europe's number one golfer, will tee it up at BMW PGA Championship this week in Nike outfits chosen by TrendyGolf.com, golf's leading online fashion retailer.

Castle Stuart and Tomatin produce winning shot

Castle Stuart and Tomatin produce winning shot

May 18th, 2018

Golfers always hope to pull a good shot out of the bag and a special edition collection will make it easier for them while playing at the internationally-renowned Castle Stuart Golf Links.

Top 6 Customised Golf Carts

Top 6 Customised Golf Carts

Apr 17th, 2018

Check out our Top 6 customised golf carts.  They may cost you a small fortune to buy one, but you'll be the coolest person on the fairway.

All change at the 13th at Augusta

All change at the 13th at Augusta

Apr 3rd, 2018

The latest potential change, according to a Golfweek report, will allow club officials to lengthen the par-5 13th hole, which is one of the most famous risk-reward par-5′s in the game, and the last hole in Augusta’s famed Amen Corner. 

GolfPunk's musical tribute to Augusta

GolfPunk's musical tribute to Augusta

Apr 3rd, 2018

Some people said it couldn't be done. Others advised that it really shouldn't happen. But it did. Seriously, these boys have got too much time on their hands.... This may, or may not, get you in the mood...

How To Master The Augusta Greens

How To Master The Augusta Greens

Apr 3rd, 2018

Jeff Ritter isn't just the Sultan of Swing, he's a perfectionist of putting too. Spending time at Augusta watching Tiger Woods Jeff noticed that Woods dealt with long putts a little differently than you would expect.

Augusta's pimento–cheese sandwich

Augusta's pimento–cheese sandwich

Apr 3rd, 2018

Adidas have taken inspiration from Augusta National’s legendary pimento­–cheese sandwich to launch a limited edition “Crossknit Boost” golf shoe.

Bubba Watson set to bloom in G/Fore Disruptor shoes

Bubba Watson set to bloom in G/Fore Disruptor shoes

Apr 2nd, 2018

Following on from the release of the G/FORE shoes and gloves Bubba Watson will be wearing at this week's first Major,  here are the hand-painted custom Disruptor shoes he will be sporting during the traditional Par 3 Tournament. 

It's shoe time for Bubba Watson and G/Fore

It's shoe time for Bubba Watson and G/Fore

Mar 30th, 2018

It's shoe time for Bubba Watson ahead of this year's Maters, when the in form man of the moment will make a bid for his third Green Jacket. But when it  comes to shoes, it's G/Fore all the way for Bubba.

Bubba Watson wins WGC

Bubba Watson wins WGC

Mar 26th, 2018

He does things on the golf course that mesmerise and amaze us. Off the course he’s nuttier than a squirrel at a nut festival. Here he comes, right atcha, Bubba Watson.

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.

Tommy Fleetwood's cheeky new phone cover

Tommy Fleetwood's cheeky new phone cover

Jan 21st, 2018

Tommy Fleetwood has to be a shoe in for the Ryder Cup after this stunning 2017 season, and today's win in Abu Dhabi. But he seems to be trying to cover all the bases. for selection.

Bubba Watson calls out Wesley Bryant

Bubba Watson calls out Wesley Bryant

Nov 30th, 2017

Bubba Watson called out Wesley Bryan for a “Flick of the wrist challenge”, and posted a great video of himself knocking in a long putt one handed putt, without batting an eyelid. Here's how Wesley responded. 

Tommy Fleetwood and Justin Rose Dubai drama

Tommy Fleetwood and Justin Rose Dubai drama

Nov 18th, 2017

You couldn't make this up. The Race To Dubai remains on a knife edge as Justin Rose and Tommy Fleetwood go toe to toe. At the end of day three we still don't know who is going to prevail...

Bubba Watson Hits The Ultimate SPLASH Shot!!!

Bubba Watson Hits The Ultimate SPLASH Shot!!!

Nov 7th, 2017

Bubba Watson proves here once again he plays the game a little bit differently to most. Practicing before the Mitsui Sumitomo VISA Taiheiyo Masters, the Masters specialist hit a splash shot out of a water bunker.

Top five Alister MacKenzie courses that aren’t Augusta

Top five Alister MacKenzie courses that aren’t Augusta

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.

Augusta National goes on another spending spree

Augusta National goes on another spending spree

Aug 10th, 2017

Augusta National has been on another spending spree, and has now bought land from the adjoining Augusta Country Club. The reason behind the purchase is believed to be their desire to lengthen the famous par–five 13th.

Tommy Fleetwood wins French Open

Tommy Fleetwood wins French Open

Jul 2nd, 2017

Tommy Fleetwood has claimed his second victory of the season in the HNA Open de France. And he's going to be No 15 in the world when the new rankings are released tomorrow.

Earthquake shakes Augusta

Earthquake shakes Augusta

Jun 21st, 2017

At first they thought it was an explosion or a truck colliding with a building, but it turns out the frightening incident that shook Augusta was an earthquake with an epicentre just six miles away from the Masters' home.

Bubba Watson takes a bow

Bubba Watson takes a bow

Jun 5th, 2017

Bubba Watson had to contend with a heckler in the gallery at the Memorial Tournament. On the 18th, Watson made a 19–foot birdie putt and then took a bow aimed at the heckler. This is what Bubba had to say about the incident. 

Tommy Fleetwood raises the fashion stakes

Tommy Fleetwood raises the fashion stakes

May 23rd, 2017

Tommy Fleetwood has already blazed a trail on the European Tour this season and TRENDYGOLF has selected Nike's joggers for him to stay ahead of his fashion rivals at Wentworth for the BMW PGA Championship.

Callaway launch Callaway Customs

Callaway launch Callaway Customs

Apr 4th, 2017

Callaway has today announced the launch of Callaway Customs, a Tour–level customisation and personalisation service that gives every golfer the opportunity to create their own bespoke wedges, designed exactly for them, by them.

Augusta cuts field for Par-3 contest

Augusta cuts field for Par-3 contest

Mar 14th, 2017

David Duval, Ian Baker-Finch and Rich Beem are amongst the ex-tour players who will miss out at this year's Masters Par-3 contest due to a change in eligibility rules.

Tommy Fleetwood's high–five masterclass

Tommy Fleetwood's high–five masterclass

Mar 6th, 2017

It was a sensational weekend for 26–year–old Tommy Fleetwood, as he came second at the WGC Mexico Championship, shooting a closing day 66 to finish one shot behind Dustin Johnson. But his celebration didn't quite go to plan.

Tommy's Honour official trailer out

Tommy's Honour official trailer out

Jan 8th, 2017

The official trailer for Tommy’s Honour, a feature film directed by Jason Connery based on the book by Kevin Cook, was released this week. It's the story of Old & Young Tom Morris. 

Bubba Watson to become mayor?

Bubba Watson to become mayor?

Nov 23rd, 2016

To be fair, we were predicting Tiger would be president one day until, well, y'know, he did all that stuff. So, as long as Bubba keeps his mitts clean, what's to say he couldn't become mayor?

Bubba Watson's Flying Golf Cart Jetpack

Bubba Watson's Flying Golf Cart Jetpack

Jul 19th, 2016

Not content with a hovercraft, Bubba Watson has teamed up with Oakley to produce the first flying golf cart jetpack to get him round the course.

West Brom player pays £60k to golf at Augusta

West Brom player pays £60k to golf at Augusta

May 10th, 2016

West Bromich Albion midfielder and Scottish international James Morrison has spent a whopping £60,000 on one round of golf at Stiliyan Petrov's Foundation Dinner, but it's all in a good cause.

The Loop – Tom Doak's amazing reversible golf course

The Loop – Tom Doak's amazing reversible golf course

Apr 15th, 2016

Did you know that The Old Course at St. Andrews was originally built to be played in two different directions? Tom Doak knew this and, with a little help from English architect Tom Simpson, he's creating something very similar in Michigan called The Loop.

Bubba Watson signs with G/Fore

Bubba Watson signs with G/Fore

Apr 7th, 2016

Bubba Watson first started wearing the G/Fore golf glove a little while back. First week in wearing the glove, Bubba won wearing the Northern Trust Open. Now his deal has officially kicked in, Bubba will be wearing the G/Fore Gallivanter shoes this week at the Masters. 

TomTom launch TomTom Golfer 2

TomTom launch TomTom Golfer 2

Mar 16th, 2016

TomTom has unveiled the ultra-slim TomTom Golfer 2, a GPS Watch designed to help golfers improve their game by using automatic shot detection to give detailed post-round analysis.    

Tom Watson Pitching Masterclass

Tom Watson Pitching Masterclass

Mar 14th, 2016

Tom Watson. A living legend. A five time Open Champion. And a master of the shortgame. Watch this video masterclass on nailing those tricky half wedge shots.

Tom Watson Bunker Masterclass

Tom Watson Bunker Masterclass

Mar 4th, 2016

At the beginning of the year Tom Watson signed with Callaway golf. They've paired Tom Watson and wedge guru Roger Cleveland to put togther a series of short game masterclasses. First up, the bunker shot. 

Bubba Watson's New Trick Shot

Bubba Watson's New Trick Shot

Feb 10th, 2016

He doesn't only hit it miles, he's got a ridiculous short game. Bubba Watson pulls off an audacious greenside trick shot.

Bubba Watson apologises for Phoenix remarks

Bubba Watson apologises for Phoenix remarks

Feb 6th, 2016

After criticising Tom Weiskopf's redesigned TPC Phoenix course, Bubba has issued an apology for his remarks and even admits his wife thinks he's out of order... PLUS the marvellous moment when Bubba blanks GolfPunk at the PGA Show in Orlando!!

Callaway Sign Legend Tom Watson

Callaway Sign Legend Tom Watson

Jan 8th, 2016

It’s been a fairly quiet start to the year when it comes to equipment companies making new player signings. While PXG have made some noise with their new roster including Zach Johnson, and Nike have signed Brooks Koepka, the big two of Callaway and TaylorMade have been very quiet.

Tom Watson makes the cut!

Tom Watson makes the cut!

Sep 12th, 2015

Good work Tom Watson! Makes the cut and then some... Rounds of 69, 68, 68 roll back the years.

Tommy's Honour – The Movie

Tommy's Honour – The Movie

Aug 5th, 2015

Tommy's Honour – The Movie Sir Sean Connery’s son Jason is about to start shooting a major new movie about the Godfather of Golf - Old Tom Morris, at the world-famous home of the sport. Peter Mullan, one of Scotland’s leading actors, has been confirmed to play Old Tom, who helped set up The Open Championship and went on to win it four times.

Phantom Golf Defecator Strikes Again

Phantom Golf Defecator Strikes Again

Jul 28th, 2015

There appear to be recurring problems at the Norwegian Golf course of Stavanger, which has been confronted by a serial cup defecator, who uses the course’s holes as toilets.

Tom Lehman:

Tom Lehman:

Jul 18th, 2015

1996 Open Champion Tom Lehman made his way to the GolfPunk Clubhouse last night, finding himself in the middle of the missed the cut party and being interviewed by our ragged reporter Georgeous George. Here's what he had to say..

Alstom Open de France - Day One

Alstom Open de France - Day One

Jul 3rd, 2015

Home favourite Victor Dubuisson, Austrian Bernd Wiesberger, and South African Jaco Van Zyl  all shared the clubhouse lead after the opening day of the Alstom Open de France at Le Golf National.

Woods Finally Delivers Again at Augusta

Woods Finally Delivers Again at Augusta

Apr 14th, 2019

Well, there you have it. After all these years it seemed to be written in the stars that Tiger would deliver once again among the azaleas and pines of Augusta. Yes, he rode his luck a little, but ultimately he was the player that held his nerve the best coming down the stretch.

American Golf customers raise over £11,500

American Golf customers raise over £11,500

Feb 15th, 2019

Forces golf charity, On Course Foundation, was celebrating a late Christmas present yesterday as American Golf handed over a cheque for £11,649, raised by its customers over the festive period.

Good Lord, it's Brooks Koepka's bottom...

Good Lord, it's Brooks Koepka's bottom...

Jan 24th, 2019

If you're just about to tuck into your lunch or dinner, you might want to look at this later... Paulina Gretzky and Dustin Johnson were on holiday in the Maldives recently with fellow PGA pro Brooks Koepka and his girlfriend, Jena Sims. Someone mentioned "Sun's out" and the next thing you know...

Titleist Introduces New Scotty Cameron Phantom X Putters

Titleist Introduces New Scotty Cameron Phantom X Putters

Jan 23rd, 2019

Scotty Cameron has created his most technically advanced putter line to date with the 2019 Phantom X family – a collection of nine new modern mallets engineered to take putting performance to the next level. There is, quite literally, something for everyone here!

March is TaylorMade for Clubs to hire customers

March is TaylorMade for Clubs to hire customers

Jan 7th, 2019

The New Year saw the much-anticipated release of TaylorMade's M6 range of drivers, fairways and hybrids - and Clubs to Hire (CTH) customers can rent them on golf breaks from March 1.

Tommy Fleetwood to bring British Masters to Hillside

Tommy Fleetwood to bring British Masters to Hillside

Oct 30th, 2018

It's been a ridiculous couple of years for Tommy Fleetwood, going from 188th in the world rankings in September 2016 to the world's top 10, Race To Dubai champion and Ryder Cup hero. And now, he's got his own golf tournament. Just when we were being warned the British Masters might not even happen in 2019, Tommy Fleetwood has announced he is bringing the prestigious tournament to Hillside.

Finca Cortesin tops list for customer service

Finca Cortesin tops list for customer service

Jun 4th, 2018

Finca Cortesin Hotel, Golf & Spa's reputation as one of the finest resorts in the world has been further strengthened after being named Spain's ‘Most Hospitable Golf Club' in the Golfers' Choice Awards of 2018 by users of respected website Leadingcourses.com. 

Custom iron fitting with Nick Faldo

Custom iron fitting with Nick Faldo

Apr 24th, 2018

Watch 6 time major winner Nick Faldo go through Mizuno's Swing DNA process of matching a swing to its best suited iron shaft. The Shaft Optimizer is available to try at any Mizuno Swing DNA Centre.

Titleist increases investment in custom fitting

Titleist increases investment in custom fitting

Apr 14th, 2018

Titleist continues to place more emphasis on custom fitting than any other brand in golf with further investment in its Product Specialist team and fitting events across the UK & Ireland.

Golf resorts win customer service accolades

Golf resorts win customer service accolades

Feb 26th, 2018

Seven QHotels’ golf resorts – managed by Redefine|BDL Hotels (RBH), the UK’s leading hotel management company – have received prestigious BDRC VenueVerdict accreditations following glowing 2017 customer service feedback.

Silvermere takes custom fit to another level with Quads

Silvermere takes custom fit to another level with Quads

Feb 2nd, 2018

Silvermere Golf and Leisure Complex in Surrey has increased its custom fitting business significantly with the addition of 4 GCQuad launch monitors from market-leading technology brand Foresight Sports.

Tommy Fleetwood to miss British Masters

Tommy Fleetwood to miss British Masters

Sep 26th, 2017

In another blow to tournament host Lee Westwood, Tommy Fleetwood will miss this week's British Masters at Close House in Newcastle, because his partner and manager Clare, may give birth to their child.

Wow! PXG founder Bob Parsons custom fits GolfPunk

Wow! PXG founder Bob Parsons custom fits GolfPunk

Aug 3rd, 2017

It's one thing getting custom fitted for a brand spanking new PXG driver, but it's quite another when the guy doing the fitting is none other than PXG founder and all-round GolfPunk Bob Parsons!!