The Champions Tour President Mike Stevens is leaving PGA TOUR

PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. – The PGA TOUR have announced that Champions Tour President Mike Stevens is leaving the PGA TOUR effective Jan. 1, 2015. It was also announced that Greg McLaughlin, currently Senior Vice President of PGA TOUR Championship Management, is transitioning into the role. Now 56 years old, Stevens …

USGA Announces Executive Committee Nominations For 2015

The Nominating Committee of the United States Golf Association today announced the nomination of Thomas J. O’Toole Jr., of St. Louis, Mo., to serve a second one-year term as the 63rd president of the USGA. The election of officers and the 15-member USGA Executive Committee will take place Feb. 7, 2015, at the …

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The European Tour officially launches its Chinese social media channels this week to bring the excitement of its tournaments directly to the growing number of golfers and fans in China. European Tour accounts on the Chinese platforms Weibo and WeChat will feature, in Mandarin, live updates, news, information and …

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Pre-tournament favourite Henrik Stenson (pictured by Getty Images) produced a stunning performance on day two of the Volvo World Match Play Championship, covering his last nine holes in eight under par to see off Francesco Molinari 2&1. The Swede was three down after four holes against Molinari, but rallied in …

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England’s Rebecca Hudson and Steffi Kirchmayr of Germany set the clubhouse target with matching first rounds of three under par 69 in fair conditions at the Cell C South African Women’s Open on Thursday morning, before torrential rain and unplayable conditions at San Lameer Country Club caused the suspension of …

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Ernie Els’ (pictured by Getty Images) debut in the Hong Kong Open got off to a fine start as the big South African posted an opening score of four under par 66 at the Hong Kong Golf to lie just two shots behind the first round leader, Jyoti Randhawa. Despite turning in two under par, Els, who will celebrate his …

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Low visibility delayed the opening morning of the inaugural Shankai Classic presented by IDG by an hour but as the mist lifted – if only just – Paul Maddy (pictured by Getty Images) was left shining brightest at six under par through his first ten holes after darkness halted play. The Englishman got his round off …

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Hong Kong, October 16: Jyoti Randhawa of India holed 23 putts en-route to a six-under-par 64 to grab the first round lead at the US$1.3 million Hong Kong Open on Thursday. The 2002 Asian Tour number one said he ‘putted his heart out’ in a round of seven birdies and one bogey to take a one-shot lead over Angelo Que …

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Chang Hwa, Chinese Taipei, October 16: Two-time Asian Tour winner Chan Yih-shin reveled in delight on home soil when he fired a four-under-par 67 to share the opening round lead with England’s Grant Jackson, Thailand’s Pasamet Pogamnerd and Nils Floren of Sweden at the 15th ADT Chang Hwa Open on Thursday. The …

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Marrakech, Morocco – Assoufid Golf Club, situated close to the vibrant ‘Red City’ of Marrakech, and set to become one of Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA) region’s finest golf experiences, has officially opened. Set against the backdrop of North Africa’s snow-capped Atlas Mountains, the desert-style …