Golf

Royal and Ancient Golf Club votes to allow women members in historic ballot

By Gary Anderson

Members of the Royal and Ancient Golf Club at St Andrews have voted to allow women to become members ©Getty ImagesThe Royal and Ancient Golf Club has broken with over two-and-a-half centuries of tradition by allowing women to become members for the first time.

Rio 2016 golf course still in limbo after no compromise reached

By Emily Goddard

The Rio 2016 Olympic golf course is still in limbo after no was compromise reached at a hearing ©Getty ImagesThe future of the golf course being constructed for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games remains in limbo after the City of Rio and the course developer failed to reach a compromise on changes to the plans as proposed by a Brazilian court.

Kim claims first major title with victory at Evian Championship

By Paul Osborne

Hyo-Joo Kim has won her first ever Major title with victory at the Evian Championships ©LGPASouth Korea's Hyo-Joo Kim has secured her first ever major title with victory at the Evian Championship.

Kim reclaims lead at Evian Championship but Webb in position for historic victory

By Duncan Mackay

South Korea's Hyo-Joo Kim leads the Evian Championship going into tomorrow's final round ©Getty ImagesSouth Korea's Hyo-Joo Kim regained her lead at the Evian Championship in France today with a one-over-par 72 being good enough on a day when low scoring was made difficult by the conditions. 

American Lincicome leads by one after South Korea’s Kim crumbles at Evian Championship

By Gary Anderson

American Brittany Lincicome leads the Evian Championship by one shot after two rounds ©Getty ImagesAmerican Brittany Lincicome holds a one shot lead at the Evian Championship in France after shooting a round of 65 as overnight leader Hyo-Joo Kim of South Korea followed up her record breaking 61 with a disappointing one-over-par 72 on the second day's play.

South Korean shoots lowest ever round in major to lead Evian Championship

By Gary Anderson

South Korea's Hyo-Joo Kim created history by shooting the lowest round in major history ©Getty ImagesSouth Korea's Hyo-Joo Kim made history on the first day of the Evian Championship as her score of 61 was the lowest ever round in a men's or women's major after she fired her way around the Evian Resort Golf Club in Évian-les-Bains in 10-under-par.

Seven countries express interest in hosting 2022 Ryder Cup

By Gary Anderson

Seven countries have expressed an interest in hosting the 2022 Ryder Cup ©Getty ImagesSeven countries have expressed an interest in bidding to host the 2022 Ryder Cup, it has been announced.

Rio 2016 golf course faces further setbacks after court hearing proposes modifications

By Paul Osborne

Modifications may have to be made to the Rio 2016 Olympic golf course following a court hearing ©Getty ImagesFurther questions have been raised over the readiness of the Rio 2016 Olympic golf course after a court hearing proposed modifications to its layout.

US captain Watson plumps for experience with three wildcard picks for Ryder Cup

By Gary Anderson

US Ryder Cup captain Tom Watson has named his three wildcards for the match against Europe later this month ©Getty ImagesUnited States Ryder Cup captain Tom Watson has opted for experience with his three wildcard selections for the match against Europe later this month as he named Keegan Bradley, Hunter Mahan and Webb Simpson, who have all played in the biennial showdown before.
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