Bernie takes a broom to badly discoloured road signs  opposite good friend  George Morris' Crail abode.

Bernie Swaps Golf Clubs For Broom – Spick & Span Crail Road Signs.

It was pretty quiet day, so when good friend George Morris asked if I could help out with an odd job I was only too pleased to pop over to his house. However on arriving at George’s house there was a local electrical blackout. So rather than waste our time George and I got a bucket of warm soapy water along with a broom and crossed the main road to St. Andrews.  The task was to clean a handful of moss and grime discolored road signs given there was little hope of relying on the local Fife ...
Rory wins 2013 Australian Open

Rory McIlroy Reaffirms Australian Open Defence After Shanghai Surprise.

World No. 1 Rory McIlroy has sought to reaffirm his decision to defend next month’s Australian Open title in Sydney. This is after McIlroy earlier this week took the European Tour by complete surprise in declaring he is withdrawing from the opening two events of the Tour’s ‘Final Four Series’ that commence next week in Shanghai. McIlroy was due to tee up in the October 30th starting BMW Masters and the following week’s WGC- HSBC Champions event, and also being staged in Shanghai. The ...
GolfBeer

McDowell, Bradley & Jacobson Toast Launch ‘GolfBeer’ Brewing.

The Major winning duo of Graeme McDowell and Keegan Bradley along with Sweden’s Freddie Jacobson have teamed up with the Florida-based brewer The Brew Hub to launch their unique brand of boutique beer. GolfBeer Brewing is set to be first available only on tap at select golf courses and restaurants in Florida before going public in cans and bottles next year. There will be three distinct ‘name’ brands – Jacobson’s Scandinavian Style Blonde Ale (brewed with Crystal malt ...
Zane Scotland leads by four shots in MENA Tour event in Muscat.

England’s Zane Scotland Four Shots Clear In Muscat MENA Tour Event.

It’s been a familar headline and this occasion England’s Zane Scotland returned to familiar territory on the MENA Golf Tour in Muscat, surging into title contention with a sizzling birdie burst on the back nine in the Ghala Valley Open on Tuesday. A six-time winner on the tour, the 32-year-old Englishman, who opened with a 68, returned a solid 69 to move to seven-under, a good four shots ahead of a six-man group which included overnight leader Antonio Arjona Bueno of Spain, Shafiq Masih ...
Black Mountain GC, Thailand

Inaugural Thailand Open Features On 2015 Race To Dubai Schedule

The Thailand Open will feature for a first time on the 2015 Race to Dubai schedule. The European Tour has released the ‘early season’ schedule ahead of releasing the full list of tournaments no doubt during the course of next month’s season-ending DP World Tour Championship. The Thailand Open will be played at the famed Black Mountain Club that has long sponsored a number of the Tour’s top players. Also a highlight of the early part of the 2015 season is the change of date ...
Spain's Faycal Serghini sizzles on the opening day in Muscat.

Spaniard Sizzles On Opening Day Of MENA’s Ghala Valley Open.

Spain’s Antonio Arjona Bueno rattled off six birdies on his last eight holes to card a five-under-par 65 at the MENA Golf Tour’s Ghala Valley Open on Monday. That solid birdie-streak was enough to give the 27-year-old Spaniard a one-shot lead over England’s Matt Turner, who incidentally also ended his round with a flourish, rolling in six birdies in a row from the13th, and Zane Scotland, who played solid golf as ever. Pakistan’s Shafiq Masih and the English duo of Chris Lloyd and Chris ...
Rory McIlroy just three off the lead and seeking a fifth Tour success this season.  (Photo - Stuart Adams/www.golftourimages.com)

Rory McIlroy Shocks In Pulling Plug On Two Shanghai Events – Fallout Of Legal Dispute.

In a big surprise World No. 1 Rory McIlroy has pulled the plug on competing in the two Race to Dubai events taking place in Shanghai. McIlroy has cited his reason in withdrawing from both the BMW Asian Open and the following week’s WGC – HSBC Champions due to the intensification of his legal dispute with former management company Horizon Sports. The withdrawal of the four-time Major winner is a serious blow to both China events. McIlroy issued a statement on Monday evening explaining ...