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Ryan Fox contends at Andalucia Masters

Ryan Fox at this week’s Andalucia Masters – photo European Tour New Zealand’s Ryan Fox has had a solid, if unspectacular, season to date on this year’s European Tour having made 15 of 19 cuts to date but on only one occasion, has he finished inside the top ten, that coming when 6th in Saudi […]

Is this one of golf’s most underrated performances?

Guan Tianlang – with the trophy that got him to Augusta National – photo APAC In 2012 I was contracted by Augusta National to join host Bill Macatee and analyst Frank Nobilo on the commentary team for the Asia Pacific Amateur Championship at the Amata Springs Golf Club outside on Bangkok. Augusta National had funded […]

Another top ten for Steve Alker in Jacksonville

New Zealand’s Steve Alker – records his 6th consecutive top ten In recent weeks I have written on several occasions on the deeds of New Zealander Steve Alker in events on the PGA Tour Champions and, today, the 50-year-old added another chapter when he finished tied for 7th at the Constellation Furyk and Friends event […]

Minjee Lee – runner-up again after playoff in Korea

Minjee lee – file photo Australian Minjee Lee has been unable to convert the three shot lead she enjoyed through 12 holes of her final round of the Hana Bank Financial Group Championship, eventually losing a playoff at the third extra hole to 20 year old Korean LPGA Tour rookie, Song Ga Eun. It was […]

Minjee Lee in contention again in Korea

Minjee Lee – file photo Perth’s Minjee Lee is on track to add a second victory of 2021 when she takes a one shot lead into the final round of the Korean LPGA Tour’s Hana Financial Group Championship at the Pocheon Adonis Country Club in Pocheon in Korea. Lee, who is currently ranked 7th in […]

USA Outguns Europe in Landslide Victory

The USA side enjoying the moment – photo Darren Carroll PGA of America Ultimately it was the weight of numbers that counted in the final analysis of the 2021 Ryder Cup, those numbers involving the world rankings of the USA side as they tackled and comfortably defeated a European side who were not the dominant […]