England Test match and BMW PGA Championship suspended on Friday after death of Queen

Sporting events on Friday have been suspended following the death of Queen Elizabeth II. Buckingham Palace announced on Thursday afternoon that the monarch had died at the age of 96 after reigning for 70 years. Getty There will be no play at The Oval on Friday Tributes flooded in from the sporting community with the […]

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Mickelson, Poulter and DeChambeau among 11 golfers filing lawsuit against PGA Tour

Phil Mickelson, Ian Poulter and Bryson DeChambeau are among a group of 11 LIV Golf players who have filed a lawsuit against the PGA Tour. The group includes Talor Gooch, Hudson Swafford and Matt Jones, who are seeking a temporary restraining order to allow them to compete in the FedEx Cup play-offs, which starts next […]

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Europe name Ryder Cup captain to replace LIV Golf defector Henrik Stenson

Luke Donald has been named Europe’s Ryder Cup captain for the tournament in Rome in 2023, after Henrik Stenson was stripped of the role. Stenson, who was appointed captain on March 15, has lasted just 127 days with the Swede sacked for joining the Saudi-backed LIV Golf series. getty Donald has been appointed Europe’s new Ryder Cup […]

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Henrik Stenson set to lose Ryder Cup captaincy as move to LIV Golf nears

Henrik Stenson is expected to lose his status as Ryder Cup captain and join the Saudi-backed LIV Golf Invitational Series. The Swede is set to lead Team Europe into September 2023’s edition of the biennial contest but has been heavily linked with the tour fronted by Greg Norman. AFP Stenson is set to become the […]

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If Smith is tempted by LIV, McIlroy duel at St Andrews should knock sense into him

For about 67 holes, St Andrews was caught up in a fairytale. Rory McIlroy, the man who makes them feel things, was about to give golf the story it needed at the place where it matters most. Getty McIlroy was unable to deliver the story St Andrews craved But in the end, Cameron Smith’s astonishing […]

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Smith masterclass denies McIlroy ‘holy grail’ at The 150th Open as long wait goes on

Cameron Smith snatched The 150th Open from Rory McIlroy’s grasp to deny the Northern Irishman a fairytale triumph. The Australian put on a masterclass to claim his first-ever Major and lift the Claret Jug at one of the most historic championships in recent memory. Getty Smith came from four-shots back to pull off an unlikely […]

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Woods shows what LIV Golf can’t buy as St Andrews hosts one of sport’s great moments

As Tiger Woods crossed over the famous Swilcan Bridge, St Andrews suddenly became lost in a moment. The Old Course is a special place, but even by the Home of Golf’s standards, this was a poem Robert Burns could not write. Getty This will go down as one of golf’s most beautiful moments Getty The […]

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Woods sends 150th Open into lull but McIlory gives St Andrews reason to feel again

Rory McIlroy was out there contending at The 150th Open, but one of the biggest crowds was for Tiger Woods on the driving range. Watching him was to feel like something special was about to happen at the most magical place in golf. Getty Woods’ round was heart-breaking to watch The 15-time Major winner, who […]

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LIV Golf players: Who has defected from PGA Tour and who could join them?

The highly controversial LIV Invitational Series continues to dominate the world of golf as more high-profile players ditch the PGA and DP World Tours. The talk in the lead up to the US Open last week was centred around LIV, Greg Norman’s new tour bankrolled by Saudi Arabia’s Public Investment Fund. Getty Koepka is set […]

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Fitzpatrick hits shot of his life to win thrilling US Open and end Foster’s long wait

English golfer Matt Fitzpatrick completed a fairytale US Open victory at Brookline to claim his first ever Major win with a heroic finish on the 72nd hole. One of the most thrilling championships in recent memory went down to the last shot as Fitzpatrick’s historic moment was jeopardised by a rare errant tee-shot into a […]

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