Golf

Valspar Championship: Stenson at home in Florida

Valspar Championship: Stenson at home in Florida

After last week’s detour to Mexico, which saw our 125/1 tip Tommy Fleetwood finish a brilliant second, the PGA Tour returns to its Florida swing with the Valspar Championship at Innisbrook Resort. Charl Schwartzel defeated Bill Haas in a play-off 12 months ago to win his first title in the … Read more

Joburg Open: Home comforts for Van Zyl

Joburg Open: Home comforts for Van Zyl

The European Tour makes its third visit of the season to South Africa for this week’s Joburg Open at Royal Johannesburg and Kensington Golf Club. After the difficulties of finding a winner in last week’s strokeplay/matchplay hybrid event in Perth, things don’t promise to be much easier here thanks to … Read more

Maybank Championship: Go Westwood in Far East

Maybank Championship: Go Westwood in Far East

From the Middle East to the Far East this week on the European Tour, with Saujana Golf and Country Club staging the Maybank Championship. Australian Marcus Fraser won the inaugural event at Royal Selangor last year, although the Malaysian Open was part of the European Tour schedule from 1999 to … Read more

South African Open: Five to follow

South African Open: Five to follow

The European Tour’s first tournament of 2017 starts on Thursday at the BMW South African Open where Rory McIlroy has kept his promise to Ernie Els by playing in a weak field. The four-time major winner is understandably 2/1 favourite to win the event and even though the world No … Read more

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