Rio mayor hits out at Olympic golf course critics

Rio de Janerio, March 26 (IANS) — Rio de Janeiro mayor Eduardo Paes described environmental concerns about the city’s... (more...)

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Rio court green lights construction of Olympic golf course

Sao Paulo, March 25 (IANS) — The construction for the Olympic golf course can continue after a Rio de Janeiro judge... (more...)

Masters an exclusive club of players, and Augusta National wants to keep it that way

By Doug Ferguson THE ASSOCIATED PRESS ORLANDO, Fla. — Matt Every needed a victory at Bay Hill to get into the Masters,... (more...)

Golfer Lahiri to prepare for Masters at Houston

Houston, March 19 (IANS) — Indian golfer Anirban Lahiri has received a sponsor’s invitation to compete at the... (more...)

Six Indians for Faldo Grand Final

New Delhi, March 17 (IANS) — The Indian Golf Union (IGU) will field a six-member team in the ninth Faldo Series Asia... (more...)

Tiger Woods ditched by video game

Washington, March 17 (IANS) — World No. 1 ranked Rory McIlroy has replaced Tiger Woods as the face of a popular golf... (more...)

Ryu wins world ladies golf championship

Haikou (China), March 15 (IANS) — South Korean golfer Ryu So Yeon carded a four-under 69 in the final round for a total... (more...)

Seasoned golfer Kiran wins her second title

Gurgaon, March 13 (IANS) — Kiran Matharu fired six-under 66 in a flawless third and final round to claim a four-shot... (more...)

Smriti sets new Tour record but Kiran retains lead

Gurgaon, March 12 (IANS) — Veteran Smriti Mehra rewrote Hero Women’s Professional Golf Tour’s record by... (more...)

Woman golfer Kiran fires 67 to grab early lead

Gurgaon, March 11 (IANS) — Kiran Matharu shot the lowest round of the season, five-under 67, to grab the opening round... (more...)

Veteran woman golfer Smriti eyes hattrick

Gurgaon, March 10 (IANS) — Upbeat after her successive Hero Women’s Professional Golf Tour titles in the last... (more...)

Golfer Lahiri finishes tied 71st in WGC-Cadillac

Doral (United States), March 9 (IANS) — Continuing his struggle, India’s Anirban Lahiri carded five-over 77 in... (more...)

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