Public opinion 'against' golf resort plan in Hoylake

Public opinion 'against' golf resort plan in Hoylake

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Rory McIlroy won The Open at Hoylake in 2014 Public opinion is against a new golf resort in Merseyside, an MP has said. Funding options for a development in the region, which has hosted The Open championship on many occasions, are set to be agreed by councillors this month. […]

Tiger Woods pleads guilty to reckless driving

Tiger Woods pleads guilty to reckless driving

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Tiger entered his plea at the Palm Beach County courthouse in Florida. Tiger Woods has been sentenced to a year’s probation after pleading guilty to reckless driving. The professional golfer was arrested in May after officers found him slumped at the wheel of his parked Mercedes-Benz not far from […]

Golfers defy odds to hit back-to-back holes-in-one

Golfers defy odds to hit back-to-back holes-in-one

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionTwo friends from Berkshire hit two hole in ones on the same day and the same hole. A pair of amateur golfers have defied astronomical odds by hitting consecutive holes-in-one. Jayne Mattey and Clair Shine achieved the feat on the 13th hole at the East Berkshire Golf […]

Teenager defies 67,000,000-1 odds with two holes-in-one in same round

Teenager defies 67,000,000-1 odds with two holes-in-one in same round

Image caption Rising star Joe Rooney hopes to fulfil his dream of becoming a professional golfer An Armagh teenager has scored an amazing two holes-in-one in the same round of golf. Joe Rooney, 16, managed the exceptionally rare feat at a tournament at County Armagh Golf Club on Tuesday. The odds of an amateur golfer […]

Woods pleads not guilty to driving under influence charges

Woods pleads not guilty to driving under influence charges

Image copyright Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office Image caption A blood sample from Mr Woods showed he had no alcohol in his system Golfer Tiger Woods has pleaded not guilty to a charge of driving under the influence (DUI) following his arrest in Palm Beach County, Florida in May. He is now expected to admit […]

K-golf: South Korea's female golfing phenomenon

K-golf: South Korea's female golfing phenomenon

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption South Korea’s Park Sung-hyun has won her first women’s major Newly-crowned golfing champion Park Sung-hyun has become the latest name in a stellar series of female winners from South Korea. This week, Park, 23, won the US Women’s Open by two shots to claim her first LPGA title. Eight […]

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