Tyron McComb wins sixth IGT Tour Race to Asian Q-School event at CMR Golf Club

JOHANNESBURG, 10 September 2014 – Tyron McComb ended a two-year title drought in style at the sixth IGT Tour Race to Asian Q-School event at CMR Golf Club on Wednesday. Mc Combe vaulted to a commanding three shot lead with earlier rounds of 66 and 63 and closed with a nervy 70 to claim a four-stroke victory on …

Sir Nick Faldo named 2014 Payne Stewart Award recipient

ATLANTA – World Golf Hall of Fame member and six-time major champion Sir Nick Faldo has been named the 2014 winner of the Payne Stewart Award by the PGA TOUR and Southern Company. Faldo will be honored in a private ceremony this evening in conjunction with the TOUR Championship by Coca-Cola. Due to his father’s …

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Gerlou Roux from Bellville and Pretoria amateurs Zander Lombard and Jason Smith are ready to kick off South Africa’s Eisenhower Trophy challenge at the biennial World Amateur Team Championship in Japan on Wednesday. The team played a practice round at the Iriyama Course at the Karuizawa 72 East Golf Club on Monday …

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Tyron McComb stormed to a flawless seven-under-par 63 to overtake first round leader Russel Franz and commandeer the lead in the IGT Tour’s sixth Race to Asian Q-School event at CMR Golf Club on Tuesday. The 23-year-old Dainfern golfer turned in three under and moved clear of the pack with birdies at the 11th, …

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Aside from the 17 Dutch players in the field, it is hard to imagine anyone will have been looking forward to this week’s KLM Open more than Simon Dyson (pictured by Getty Images). The Englishman has recorded half of his six European Tour victories in the event, with two of those wins coming at the current host …

Meet the 2014 U.S. Women’s Mid-Amateur Quarterfinalists

Meet the 2014 U.S. Women’s Mid-Amateur Quarterfinalists Debbie Adams, 47, of Asheville, N.C. Competing in her fifth U.S. Women’s Mid-Amateur Best previous Women’s Mid-Amateur result was a quarterfinal loss to Stacy Dennis in 2012 Competed for North Carolina in three USGA Women’s State Team Championships …

Meet the 2014 U.S. Mid-Amateur Championship Quarterfinalists

Meet the 2014 U.S. Mid-Amateur Championship Quarterfinalists (Championship held at Saucon Valley Country Club’s Old Course, Bethlehem, Pa.) Patrick Christovich, 36, of New Orleans, La. Born July 18, 1978, in New Orleans, La. No. 167 in World Amateur Golf Ranking™ Playing in his third consecutive U.S. …

Past Champion Kevin Marsh and Co-Medalists Reach Quarterfinals at 2014 U.S. Mid-Amateur

BETHLEHEM, Pa. – Kevin Marsh, the 2005 champion, and co-medalists Scott Harvey and Brad Nurski each posted two match-play victories Tuesday to advance to the quarterfinal round at the 2014 U.S. Mid-Amateur Championship, being contested at the par-71, 7,076-yard Saucon Valley Country Club’s Old Course. Marsh, 41, …

Quarterfinalists Set at 2014 U.S. Women’s Mid-Amateur Golf Championship

NOBLESVILLE, Ind. – Julia Potter and Margaret Shirley each won two matches on Tuesday and moved closer to a championship rematch at the U.S. Women’s Mid-Amateur Championship, being conducted at the 6,117-yard, par-72 Harbour Trees Golf Club. Defending champion Potter, 26, of Granger, Ind., came back from an early …

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Taipei, September 9: Chinese Taipei’s Lu Wei-chih hopes to put his brain tumour surgery behind him by winning the US$500,000 Yeangder Tournament Players Championship (TPC) for the second time in his career. Lu, who won the Yeangder TPC in 2011, will be joined by Daniel Chopra of Sweden, Korean-American Chan Kim …