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Golf and Business Prepare to Change Lives at Berenberg Gary Player Invitational

The worlds of golf and business will combine at the spiritual home of European golf, when The Berenberg Gary Player Invitational takes place at Wentworth on July 22. Major winners,

Comeback Queen Hanako Reigns at Faldo Series Vietnam Championship

Hanako Kawasaki produced one of the great comebacks in Faldo Series Asia history to complete a memorable hat-trick of triumphs in the Faldo Series Vietnam Championship. Nine shots off the

Laksamana Trophy Raises RM2.045 Million

Els Club Desaru Coast once again played host to the 3rd edition of the Laksamana Trophy Charity Golf Tournament on 6 July 2019. The 3rd edition of the Laksamana Trophy

Acushnet Holdings Corp. Acquires KJUS, Innovator of Premium Sportswear Performance Products

Acushnet Holdings Corp, the worldwide leader in the design, development, manufacture and distribution of performance-driven golf equipment and golf wear, announced the acquisition of KJUS, a premium global ski and

The R&A Announces Major Investment Into AIG Women’s British Open

  The R&A announced that the prize fund for the upcoming AIG Women’s British Open will increase to US$4,500,000, an increase of almost 40% for 2019, in recognition of the

European Tour and the PGA of America Join Forces with NBC Sports for Global Ryder Cup Digital Platforms

A new, global Ryder Cup digital media relationship has been formed by the European Tour, the PGA of America and NBC Sports Group. NBC Sports will develop a multi-platform Ryder

Asian Tour Appoints Tingey as Director of Partnerships

The Asian Tour has appointed Charlie Tingey, formerly a Director of EurAsia Cup Sdn Bhd, as its new Director of Partnerships. In his new role, Tingey will be responsible for

The 45th RSGC Ladies Amateur Open Attracts Region’s Top Players

The Royal Selangor Golf Club (RSGC) will host 100 of the most promising female amateur golfers from Malaysia and the region for the 45thedition of the RSGC Ladies Amateur Open

Four Asian Stars in Prime Position to Make the International Team

With seven weeks remaining until the top 8 players on each team officially qualify for the 2019 Presidents Cup, four Asian players – Japan’s Hideki Matsuyama, China’s Haotong Li, C.T. Pan of Chinese Taipei

Five Asian Tour Members Ready for Major Test at the Open Championship

Five Asian Tour members will be making their Major debuts when The 148th Open tees off at the Royal Portrush from July 18-21. American Kurt Kitayama, Thailand’s Gunn Charoenkul, Australia’s

World’s Top Four Commit to 2019 World Golf Championships-HSBC Champions

Reigning champion Xander Schauffele will join the world’s top four ranked players, Brooks Koepka, Dustin Johnson, Rory McIlroy and Justin Rose in Shanghai later this year to compete for the

Cho Assumes Role of Chief Executive Officer and Commissioner

  The Asian Tour announced the promotion of Cho Minn Thant to Chief Executive Officer and Commissioner with effect from July 1, 2019. Cho, who served as the Tour’s Chief

Continent of Europe Win The Vagliano Trophy at Royal St George’s

The Continent of Europe showed their strength to claim a 14.5-9.5 win over Great Britain and Ireland to lift the Vagliano Trophy at Royal St George’s. In securing a seventh

Bezuidenhout Seals Stunning Valderrama Victory

Christiaan Bezuidenhout won his first European Tour title in emphatic style with a six-shot victory at the Estrella Damm N.A. Andalucía Masters hosted by the Sergio Garcia Foundation. The South

Jordan Triumphs in Italian Play-off

Matthew Jordan claimed his first professional win at the Italian Challenge Open Eneos Motor Oil, beating Lorenzo Scalise in a play-off at Terre dei Consoli Golf Club. Jordan and home