Back-to-back wins for Ekurhuleni u-19 golf squad

Back-to-back wins for Ekurhuleni u-19 golf squad

Ekurhuleni celebrated back-to-back victories with an unbeaten performance in the 2018 SA u-19 inter-provincial at Benoni Country Club. Photograph: Ernest Blignault. It took them nearly 30 years to break a winning drought in the South African u-19 inter-provincial and Ekurhuleni wasn’t about to give the trophy back last year, especially not in their own back […]

Uneasy twosome: Golf and politics at Saudi Arabia tournament

Uneasy twosome: Golf and politics at Saudi Arabia tournament

FILE – In this Jan. 6, 2019, file photo, defending champion Dustin Johnson plays his shot from the first tee during the final round of the Tournament of Champions golf event at Kapalua Plantation Course in Kapalua, Hawaii. Johnson is among top players scheduled for a new golf tournament in Saudi Arabia at the end […]

Orlando, Clermont among sites for 2020 amateur disc-golf world championships

Hundreds of disc-golf competitors from more than 20 countries will flock to Central Florida next year for an invitation-only event that local organizers expect to carve out a niche in the thriving sports tourism industry. The Professional Disc Golf Association recently announced the 2020 amateur world championships — a five-day competition — will be held […]

Tips to get over first tee nerves

Tips to get over first tee nerves

Daril Pacinella, Special to FLORIDA TODAY Published 9:25 a.m. ET Jan. 14, 2019 The first tee shot is one of the most nerve-racking shots of the day. Many times the first three holes will set the pace for the day. (Photo: Getty Images) Q: I always seem to rush my first several holes in a round, […]

Matt Kuchar’s winning golf equipment at the 2019 Sony Open in Hawaii

Matt Kuchar’s winning golf equipment at the 2019 Sony Open in Hawaii

A list of the clubs Matt Kuchar used to win the 2019 Sony Open in Hawaii. DRIVER: Bridgestone Tour B JGR (9.5 degrees), with Fujikura ATMOS Black Tour Spec 6S shaft FAIRWAY WOODS: Titleist TS2 (13.5 degrees) with Fujikura Speeder Evolution 757 X shaft HYBRIDS: Bridgestone Tour B XD-H (18 degrees), Ping Anser (20 degrees), […]