Double European Champion Ashley Chesters & Sarah-Jane Boyd are England’s top golfers for 2014

Double European champion Ashley Chesters and international Sarah-Jane Boyd are England’s top golfers for 2014, each winning their respective England Golf Order of Merit. Chesters (Hawkstone Park, Shropshire & Herefordshire) was catapulted to top spot in the Titleist/FootJoy men’s Order of Merit when he was …

Vanessa Smith wins her 5th South African Women’s Mid-Amateur Championship title

Western Province golfer Vanessa Smith celebrated her fifth national victory when she lifted the South African Women’s Mid-Amateur Championship title with an impressive wire-to-wire performance at Irene Country Club on Wednesday. The Milnerton mid-amateur took the lead with an opening 74, but registered an …

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SAN LAMEER (16 October 2014) – Some of South Africa’s top ranked amateurs showed maturity beyond their years when they took to the stage in the rain-hit first round of the Cell C SA Women’s Open on Thursday. As if the pressure of teeing it up with top local and international stars was not enough, high winds and …

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Fifteen top English amateurs will be in the field when the WPGA International Challenge returns next week to Stoke by Nayland, on the Suffolk/Essex border. The 54-hole event, which takes place from October 16-18, is the only event on the LET Access Series to be staged in the UK in 2014. It was launched last year …

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England’s super senior ladies have pulled off the double: adding the Home Internationals title to the European crown they won last month. Their success at Huddersfield also means a clean sweep of the women’s Home Internationals, with England claiming the girls’, ladies’ and senior titles. The last time the teams …

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Three appearance, three wins! That’s the hat trick record of Tracy Atkin and Claire Dowling (pictured by Leaderboard Photography) in the England Golf senior ladies’ Brenda King Foursomes. They’ve just claimed their latest success in the end-of-season tournament in considerable style – winning the scratch 36-hole …

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Jen Goh of Singapore held off a strong challenge from local girl Vivian Lee to win the 2014 Hong Kong Ladies Open Amateur Championship at Hong Kong Golf Club in Fanling. Holding a one-shot final-round lead over her Hong Kong opponent, 18-year-old Goh added a solid 73 to rounds of 71 and 76 to win by three.  Lee, …

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England snatched victory by the tiny margin of a half point at the end of a thrilling last day’s play in the Women’s Home Internationals at Aberdovey, Wales. England beat Wales, the hosts and defending champion, 6½-2½ on the third and final day’s play, while Ireland defeated Scotland by the same score. The results …

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Hampshire continued their march towards the Women’s County Finals trophy when they beat Gloucestershire 8½–½ today for their fourth win of the week at Belton Park Golf Club. In the day’s other matches, Hertfordshire and Buckinghamshire halved, while Yorkshire beat Lincolnshire 6-3. Hampshire are the only …

Ellen Port leads 2014 U.S. Senior Women’s Amateur Championship stroke play qualifying

DEAL, N.J. – Ellen Port, 52, of St. Louis, fired a 2-under-par 71 Sunday for a 36-hole total of 2-under 144 to earn stroke-play medalist honors at the 2014 U.S. Senior Women’s Amateur Championship, held at the 6,109-yard, par-73 Hollywood Golf Club. Port, the two-time defending U.S. Senior Women’s Amateur …