Rory McIlroy:’ Trump’s whole circus, this big prove, is intriguing to watch’

The four-times major winner tells Ewan Murray of the compassion he feels for Tiger Woods and his own preparations for the Masters in April after regaining from a rib injury It would have seemed unfathomable in 2014, when Rory McIlroy was celebrating victory at the US PGA Championship at Valhalla, that his haul of four […]

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Stunning round considers Rory McIlroy claim Arnold Palmer Invitational title

Rory McIlroy aimed a 26 -tournament drought, going back to September 2016, to win the Arnold Palmer Invitational by three shoots in Florida while Tiger Woods tied for fifth This is not the biggest win of Rory McIlroy’s career but it is without question among the most significant. A day supposedly to confirm Tiger Woods’s […]

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R& A between stone and a hard place over Trump and Turnberry Open | Ewan Murray

The Republican presidential candidates recent comments do not sit well with golfs attempts to be more all-inclusive but a solution may not be straightforward Even months of shadowing his predecessor, Peter Dawson, cannot have prepared Martin Slumbers for the blizzard that engulfed him upon taking office as the chief executive of the R& A. Sympathy […]

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Trump touts busy day of meetings- then appears to play golf

The presidents Thanksgiving trip-up to Mar-a-Lago seemed to take a recreational turn, despite his faculties insisting he had a full schedule of meetings and calls Donald Trump appears to have headed straight-out to the golf course on the first day of his Thanksgiving journey to Mar-a-Lago in Florida- despite his staff insisting merely an hour […]

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Indian golfer Shubhankar Sharma: ‘I absolutely believe I can win the Masters’

( CNN) To play with the weight of a nation on your shoulders is never easy. India has only ever had a handful of individuals on the PGA Tour, and has never looked likely to produce a first major winner. That, though, could be about to change. Golf in India: The growth of the game […]

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Jordan Spieth’ free and relaxed’ before grand slam bid at PGA Championship

Jordan Spieth would become the youngest player to complete golfs grand slam if he wins the PGA Championship at Quail Hollow If words and demeanour are anything to go by, the only hot Jordan Spieth will feel at the PGA Championship will come from the brutal Charlotte humidity. Whatever else may burden Spieth at Quail […]

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‘These are the white stairs’: the enduring insults of golfing while black

Last weekend police were called after a group of black female golfers were accused of slow play. Regrettably, the incident came as little surprise You don’t need to wait too long to be reminded how slow golf has been to evolve in America. The latest incident went last weekend after police were called on a […]

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