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Column – Olympic Golf leaves its mark in Tokyo 2020, says Chuah Choo Chiang

Column – Olympic Golf leaves its mark in Tokyo 2020, says Chuah Choo Chiang

A throwaway comment by Rory McIlroy after he missed out on a bronze medal was worth its weight in gold as golf’s much talked-about acceptance in the Olympic Games was reinforced following two glorious weeks…

Matsuyama brings Japan its first glorious Green Jacket from Masters and writes a new chapter in Asian golf history

Matsuyama brings Japan its first glorious Green Jacket from Masters and writes a new chapter in Asian golf history

A typically understated Hideki Matsuyama never speaks of his dreams or ambitions, and only claims to do his best. Ten years ago, when he first set foot at Augusta National as an amateur and emerged…

Magical Matsuyama makes Masters history for Asia by winning at Augusta

Magical Matsuyama makes Masters history for Asia by winning at Augusta

Hideki Matsuyama wrote a new chapter in Japanese golf history as he became the first player from the country to win the Masters Tournament, which is much revered there. Ten years after Matsuyama first came…

Rose blooms again on back nine to keep sole lead; Spieth two behind; DJ, Rory miss cut

Rose blooms again on back nine to keep sole lead; Spieth two behind; DJ, Rory miss cut

April 10-11: Justin Rose did not look like he was going to keep his first round lead of four shots as he slipped to three-over for the front nine on the second round at the…

You can feel Tiger in every corner and he crops in every chat and thought

You can feel Tiger in every corner and he crops in every chat and thought

April 7: He is not here, at least this year. But everyone seems to see Tiger Woods in every corner and everyone wants him back. At the Augusta National Golf Club, from where he took…

Lahiri struggles to 78, McIlroy shoots 79; Garcia leads with 65 on tough first day at Players

Lahiri struggles to 78, McIlroy shoots 79; Garcia leads with 65 on tough first day at Players

PONTE VEDRA BEACH, FLORIDA, March 12: Anirban Lahiri had an extremely rough opening round, as did many of the big names, in the first round of the Players Championship at The Stadium Course at TPC…

Jazz holds Asian challenge aloft as 48-y-o Westwood leads Palmer Inv

Jazz holds Asian challenge aloft as 48-y-o Westwood leads Palmer Inv

Orlando, Florida, March 7: Thailand’s Jazz Janewattananond, who spent a good part of the lockdown in Orlando playing golf at the Bay Hill, where he stayed with veteran PGA star, Daniel Chopra, continued to put…

Lahiri has an off day, misses cut at Palmer Invitational

Lahiri has an off day, misses cut at Palmer Invitational

Orlando, Florida, March 6: On a day when scoring was not easy, Anirban Lahiri added to his woes with two double bogeys on the back nine as he shot 6-over 78 and exited from the…

Lahiri starts with modest 72, as McIlroy takes lead at Palmer. Invitational

Lahiri starts with modest 72, as McIlroy takes lead at Palmer. Invitational

Orlando, Florida, March 5: Anirban Lahiri opened with a modest even par 72 on the first day of the Arnold Palmer Invitational presented by Mastercard. It put him in Tied-43rd place, a year after he…

Woods seeks and the world awaits #83 at Sherwood

Woods seeks and the world awaits #83 at Sherwood

Exactly a year after joining Sam Snead at the summit with 82 PGA wins, Tiger Woods is back at the same tournament but at the other end of the world as the Zozo Championship has…