Tournament Players Committee chairman, Thomas Bjorn not all together happy with idea of a Monday qualifier for the Irish Open.  (Photo - www.golffile.ie)

No Surprise Bjorn To Replace Clarke As 2018 European Ryder Cup Captain.

It will come as no surprise later this week when Thomas Bjorn is named as the 2018 European Ryder Cup Captain. Sweden’s Henrik Stenson was heading to London after finishing runner-up in the Hero World Challenge to meet with European Tour CEO, Keith Pelley along with three immediate captains in Jose Maria Olazabal (2012), Paul McGinley (2014) and Darren Clarke (2016) to rubber-stamp Bjorn’s appointment. Bjorn’s credentials to be appointed as a European Team captain are without question. The ...
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Ramon Bescansa – Perfect Putting Magic. A Special Report By Kiran Kanwar.

Nassau, Bahamas – Special report by Kiran Kanwar. As we know, a “putter” can either refer to a golf club, or a person making a putt. However, there is a new use for the term – it is the name of a device that helps a putter putt – PerfectPutter. What does this device do? The simpler question is what does it not do! When Ramon Bescansa, a young professional golfer from Spain who has played on the PGA Tour, the web.com Tour and many others,  found himself focusing too much on ...
ESPNs popular Michael Collins interviewing Rickie Fowler.

Michael Collins …From Comedian To Caddie & Beyond. Special Report By Kiran Kanwar.

Nassau, Bahamas … From Comedian to Caddie & Beyond  – Special report by Kiran Kanwar. Humor in the classroom and in sport has been shown through research to, among other things, create a relaxed atmosphere. Surely that is what all golfers need during a stressful golf event, and who better to provide some light “comic-relief” than a player’s caddie, who has to walk wth him (and suffer his poor humor too, sometimes) for eighteen holes. When Michael Collins changed careers from ...
Rory McIlroy surprised 9-year old Charlie Smyth,

Rory McIlroy Leaves 9-Year Irish Youngster Gob-Smacked … See The Video.

Nassau, Bahamas … Rory McIlroy ensured a 9-year old Irish boy an experience to remember. It was on Friday night during the running of a Ireland TV program called the “Late Late Toy Show” when Charlie Smyth was shown 0n stage playing McIlroy’s video game. Ryan Tubridy, hosting the show, quizzed the youngster why Rory is so good? “He has this thing in his blood,” said Smyth.   Tubridy then asked how’s Rory going?  Then Smyth rattled off some of McIlroy’s ...
Andrew Dodt still in control at Australian PGA. (Photo - European Tour)

Dodt Continues To Dominate In Australian PGA

Queenslander Andrew Dodt will take a two-shot lead into the weekend at the Australian PGA Championship after firing a brilliant 67 on day two at RACV Royal Pines Resort. The proud Ganton-born golfer signed for a 65 on Thursday before the storms arrived to take the overnight lead but was joined at the top of the leaderboard by Ashley Hall and Harold Varner III as the first round concluded on Friday morning. Hall then carded an impressive 69 to set the clubhouse target in round two but Dodt posted ...
Scoitland's Russell Knox works on his short game ahead of this week's debut in the Hero World Challenge

Russell Knox Yet To Formally Meet Hero World Challenge Host & Boyhood Idol.

Nassau, Bahamas Tiger Woods was Russell Knox’s boyhood hero but on the eve of the Hero Challenge Knox had yet to formally meet this week’s tournament host. Knox will tee-up in the limited 18-player £STG 2.8m event where all attention will focus on Woods who is ending a 465-day competitive absence on the ultra-exclusive Ernie Els design course at coastal Albany. Knox arrived on Monday morning local time after a 22-hour flight from Melbourne, Australia on the private jet owned by Australia’s ...
Justin Rose snaps a selfie of Tiger Woods.

Justin Rose Reckons Tiger’s Got Return To Golf Spot On.

Nassau, Bahamas Local resident Justin Rose reckons Tiger Woods could not have picked a better location and venue to end a 465-day competition absence at this week’s Hero Challenge in the Bahamas. Woods, as host of the event, managed to twist the arm of organisers of the £STG 2.8m event and tee-up in the elite 18-player field and in what will be his first event since sharing 10th place at the 2015 Wyndham Championship. And given the way Woods has hit the ball in practice and also during yesterday’s ...