Last Tuesday, the members of Muirfield Golf Club — the Honourable Company of Edinburgh Golfers, which owns and runs the course — voted overwhelmingly to allow lady golfers to join the oldest recorded golf club in the world.
Tue, 21 Mar, 2017
The final round of the 142nd Open Championship was billed as Lee Westwood’s date with destiny, a time for him to emulate the victorious achievements of Justin Rose at last month’s US Open and give English golf a rare back-to-back Major success.
Mon, 22 Jul, 2013
Like the old joke about the man who complained it was “fierce slippy out there” on the ice rink, Ireland’s sextet of stars could have no complaints about the R&A set-up as they slithered off the leaderboard on day one of The Open.
Fri, 19 Jul, 2013
PÁDRAIG HARRINGTON claims he doesn’t read the newspapers. So when I put it to him last night that more and more pressmen were writing that he was about to join the likes of Phil Mickelson as “one of the best players in golf not to have won a major”, he said he was unaware of any such speculation.
Wed, 16 Jul, 2003