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Greatest Open Championship players in the modern era

14 July 2018

Assessing golfers from across different time lines is no easy task. But the fun in doing so makes for interesting discussions. Ahead of this coming week's Open at Carnoustie, M. James Ward takes a detailed look and lists the Top 5 modern era links players.

Greatest Open Championship players in the modern era

Perfection? Gleneagles the glorious playground in the Glens

11 July 2018

I first sampled the Gleneagles experience around thirteen years ago, I loved it then and the love affair deepened after my short visit last month when we stayed and played at “The Glorious Playground” in the height of mid summer.

Perfection? Gleneagles the glorious playground in the Glens

Top 100 Golf Courses of South Africa 2018

09 July 2018

Within our latest 2018 Top 100 for South Africa, 13 courses remain in the same position, 40 move up, 44 fall down and three drop out. Our highest new entry is a remote 9-hole course with no fewer than 72 different tee boxes.

Top 100 Golf Courses of South Africa 2018

Review of the Month June 2018 – Sweetens Cove

02 July 2018

Sweetens Cove absolutely floored me. I have enjoyed the wonderful green complex designs of Tom Doak and Coore/Crenshaw but this course matches or exceeds many of the designs I have played by those famous architects.

Review of the Month June 2018 – Sweetens Cove

​US South Atlantic Division Best in State Rankings 2018

27 June 2018

Our Best in State biennial re-ranking exercise for the United States of America reaches the halfway stage with this news release for the eight South Atlantic states of Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Maryland, North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia and West Virginia.

​US South Atlantic Division Best in State Rankings 2018

Koepka defends US Open title at Shinnecock Hills

18 June 2018

The expected storyline for the 118th US Open provided the perfect counterpoint to the near travesty the USGA caused with its ill-thought out preparation for Shinnecock Hills during Saturday's 3rd round.

Koepka defends US Open title at Shinnecock Hills

Q & A with Bill Coore

16 June 2018

The tandem of Ben Crenshaw and Bill Coore are among the world's finest golf course creators. The duo have reinvented classical golf architecture and delivered some of the finest modern designs...

Q & A with Bill Coore

Will Shinnecock Hills show fear or frivolity?

14 June 2018

When the 117th US Open was drawing to a close at Erin Hills, the grimaces were not on the faces of the players, they were on the faces of officials from the United State Golf Association.

Will Shinnecock Hills show fear or frivolity?