Wiesberger Fiercely Determined To Now Be First To Break Race To Dubai Victory Tape.

With the Race to Dubai victory tape in sight, Austrian powerhouse golfer Bernd Wiesberger is determined to end his most successful season at European No. 1. The 34-year old Vienna-born Wiesberger had to sit out much of 2018 through injury but he’s returned to the Tour in barnstorming manner with an impressive 2019 campaign, winning three times, including Rolex Series titles at the Aberdeen Standard Investments Scottish Open and the Italian Open. After a tied third place finish at last week’s ...

Hong Kong 130th Anniversary Open Postponed Due To Civil Unrest

… Dubai, UAE  As tweeted by @TourMiss much earlier today, the European Tour has confirmed that next week’s 130th anniversary Hong Kong Open will no longer go ahead due to ongoing social unrest in the former colonial outpost. Last year’s Open Champion and European Tour No. 1 Francesco Molinari was all set to headline on the ‘old-style’ course in suburban Fanling. But it is for reasons grabbing front-page headlines rather the back-page news the Tour has suspended the co-sanctioned ...

Lowry Returns To The UAE Eleven Months On From Where His ‘Amazing Dream’ Was Conceived.

… Dubai, UAE  Shane Lowry has returned to the UAE eleven months on from where his ‘amazing dream’ was conceived. It was 120lkms north from here at the Jumeirah Estate in Dubai to the Abu Dhabi Golf Club, and where a then 74th world ranked Lowry commenced his season in superb winning style leading from start-to-finish in the UAE capital. In the intervening 11 months or so Lowry brilliantly climbed to one of four pinnacles in his chosen sport in capturing golf’s oldest Major Championship ...

McIlroy Not About To Change His Season ‘Formula’ Heading Into A New Year

… Dubai, UAE  It’s a ‘formula’ admits Rory McIlroy he’s not about to change despite being ruled out of capturing a third European No. 1 crown this week in Dubai. McIlroy will wind-up a twelfth full season in the pro-ranks at Thursday’s starting DP World Tour Championship and a red-hot favourite to win the Tour season-closing event for third occasion in eight years. The current World No. 2 has already won four times this year, most recent in his last event in Shanghai, and if McIlroy ...

Fleetwood Looking To Make It Two Out Of Three Race To Dubai Victories.

… Dubai, UAE  Tommy Fleetwood has arrived in Dubai for this week’s season-ending DP World Tour Championship looking to make it two Race to Dubai victories in three seasons. Fleetwood leapfrogged eight places to No. 2 on the Race to Dubai following his emotional victory last Sunday at the Nedbank Challenge. The new World No. 10 produced a stunning Sun City final round that included three eagles in ending a 22-month winless drought in South Africa. This year marks the 11st staging of the ...

Ferguson Goes On Q-School Birdie Blitz Shooting 64 In Spain

Scot Ewen Ferguson went on birdie blitz in posting an equal-best score of 64 on day four at the European Tour Q-School at Tarragona in Spain. Ferguson, 23 didn’t drop a shot to muscle his way to a share of 17th at 10-under par and six shots adrift of Dane Benjamin Poke who heads the now 77-player reduced field heading to the final two rounds on the Lumine course. And thanks to having his father for support, the Bearsden golfer is on target to be among the top-25 after the six rounds on Wednesday ...

Ground Reaction and the Golf Swing – What’s All the Fuss About?

           Ground Reaction and the Golf Swing – What’s All the Fuss About? Part I of II – Forces and moments; center of pressure and center of mass                                                       by Kiran Kanwar Once upon a time, a gentleman named Isaac Newton, unbeknownst to himself, created a storm in a teacup for golfers around the world. He did that by telling the world (one of three things he told us) that “to every action there is an equal ...