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The Match 2 is the most watched golf telecast in cable TV history

Turner Broadcasting has announced that Sunday’s charity match between Tiger Woods and Peyton Manning v Phil Mickelson and Tom Brady which raised $20 million for Covid 19 relief charities was the most watched golf event in cable TV history, across … Continue reading

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Gareth Bale defends the amount of golf he plays

Gareth Bale has hit back at criticism from Real Madrid fans who object to the amount of golf he plays. When Wales qualified for the now postponed Euro 2020 competition he tweeted “Wales, golf, Madrid in that order”. “I don’t … Continue reading

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Golfers on Ice

European Tour today issued these photographs which they say were taken at a tournament played on ice in Norway, but it looks like the Drambuie World Ice Golf Championship which has been played since 1999 in Greenland. This was hosted … Continue reading

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Rory has a hunch the 2020 Ryder Cup will be postponed

In an interview with BBC Northern Ireland this morning Rory McIlroy was clear. It will be the right call to push the Ryder Cup back and his hunch was that it will be. He said that the event without the … Continue reading

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Golf World and Today’s Golfer cease publication

  We choose our words carefully in these difficult times. So I choose the word “deflated” to describe how I felt when I found out the news that Golf World and Today’s Golfer have both been shut down by Bauer … Continue reading

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The Match: Champions for Charity raises $20 million

So I’ve now seen the recording of The Match 2 and expected to scroll through the tiresome bits. But instead I was riveted. This was quite a triumph, not least because the event has raised over $20 million for the … Continue reading

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Tiger and Phil: The Match rematch

The fancy golf carts that (from left) Tiger, Peyton Manning, Phil and Tom Brady will be driving themselves without caddies. These will be auctioned for funds for the four charities being played for today after the event. In torrential rain … Continue reading

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