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PGA Tour eyes global groiwth in 2022 and beyond

PGA Tour eyes global groiwth in 2022 and beyond

ATLANTA – The PGA TOUR’s 2020-21 season will go down as one of its most memorable yet. But if Commissioner Jay Monahan gets his way, the best is still yet to come. This week’s season-ending…

Indian professional Shiv Kapur appointed brand ambassador for Emirates Amateur Golf League

Indian professional Shiv Kapur appointed brand ambassador for Emirates Amateur Golf League

DUBAI, March 1: Shiv Kapur, one of India’s leading professional golfers, has been appointed the brand ambassador of the newly formed Emirates Amateur Golf League (EAGL). The 39-year-old is a three-time champion on the Asian Tour…

R&A also turn their back on Trump Turnberry

R&A also turn their back on Trump Turnberry

Close on the heels of the PGA of America cancelling the 2022 PGA Championships at the Donald Trump-owned Bedminster, NJ, the Royal & Ancient announced on Monday that it has no plans to stage any…

Golf Saudi awarded for strategic contribution by World Golf Awards

Golf Saudi awarded for strategic contribution by World Golf Awards

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, Nov 1: The World Golf Awards, one of the industry’s most prominent accolades, has awarded Golf Saudi with a Vision Award, during their COVID-modified annual ceremony in Dubai. The awards which brought together…

Major surge in viewing figures for Rolex Series events

Major surge in viewing figures for Rolex Series events

The European Tour’s consecutive autumn Rolex Series events recorded a significant increase in viewing figures and engagement, continuing the recent surge in consumption of live golf in 2020. Sky Sports, the European Tour’s UK broadcast…

PGTI draws up guidelines on precautions against Covid-19 for India’s ‘Return to Golf’

PGTI draws up guidelines on precautions against Covid-19 for India’s ‘Return to Golf’

The PGTI while planning its own return to golf has formulated strict regulations and guidelines to take all precautions against Covid-19 and ensure a safe and healthy environment during tournaments. Some of the regulations and…

Nicholas Fung uses time-off from competition with coaching stint in Dubai, writes Calvin Koh

Nicholas Fung uses time-off from competition with coaching stint in Dubai, writes Calvin Koh

New father Nicholas Fung is relishing the opportunity of sharing his knowledge and golfing skills to aspiring golfers in Dubai while waiting for his own season to restart. The global COVID-19 menace may have paralysed…

Golf Saudi announces double-header on LET with purse of $ 1.5m in November

Golf Saudi announces double-header on LET with purse of $ 1.5m in November

Sep 28: The Ladies European Tour got a massive boost with the announcement of a double-header in Saudi Arabia in November this year. Both events will be held at the Royal Greens Golf Club near…

European Tour to debut in Cyprus for two events; ISM will be promoters

European Tour to debut in Cyprus for two events; ISM will be promoters

The European Tour has announced three new tournaments in Europe as part of its reshaped 2020 International Schedule. This includes the Tour’s first visit to Cyprus for two consecutive tournaments. The Cyprus Open will take…

After Hero, now ISPS Handa steps in to sponsor two legs of UK Swing

After Hero, now ISPS Handa steps in to sponsor two legs of UK Swing

The European Tour, which announced the UK Swing very partners have found another partner in the International Sports Promotion Society (ISPS HANDA). After Hero MotoCorp stepping in as the sponsor of the Hero Open, which…