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RIO DE JANEIRO – Construction work on the golf course for the 2016 Olympics (pictured by Getty Images) could be halted under a filing made by state prosecutors suing the city of Rio de Janeiro and the developer over environmental rules. In a 27-page legal brief made public late Wednesday, prosecutors termed …

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Italy’s Renato Paratore and Soyoung Lee from Korea claimed golf’s first medallist honours at the Summer Youth Olympics in Nanjing, while South African juniors Kaleigh Telfer and Kyle McClatchie finished with mixed results in Nanjing on Thursday. Paratore carded rounds of 72, 67 and 66 at the Zhongshan …

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SA juniors Kyle McClatchie and Kaleigh Telfer joined other young Olympians at the send-off celebrations for the Summer Youth Olympic Games in Johannesburg on Monday. The 50-strong Team SA departed for China this morning where they will join more than 5,000 athletes from around the globe for the games in Nanjing. …

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29 July 2014 – SA juniors Kyle McClatchie and Kaleigh Telfer will make local golfing history as South Africa’s first golfing Olympians at the Summer Youth Olympic Games (YOG) in China next month. The South African Golf Association (SAGA) and Womens Golf South Africa (WGSA) are proud to announce that McClatchie …

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Major Golf Champion Rory McIlroy has confirmed he intends to play for the Ireland Golf Team at the Olympic Games in Rio in 2016. McIlroy, who was born in Northern Ireland on 4 May 1989, was eligible to play for the Great Britain or Ireland Golf Team. The 25 year-old has played amateur golf played on all-island …