Scottish Golf News – The Herald

  • In-form McIlroy feeling confident as he looks to join elite club at Augusta
    on March 18, 2019 at 1:40 pm

    The Northern Irishman needs the Masters title to complete a career grand slam. […]

  • Magical McIlroy wins The Players Championship
    on March 17, 2019 at 11:10 pm

    Rory McIlroy ended his year-long title drought on the global stage in brilliant style by claiming the Players Championship crown after a thrilling final round at Sawgrass. […]

  • McIlroy and Fleetwood share lead at Players Championship
    on March 16, 2019 at 10:50 am

    Rory McIlroy joined Tommy Fleetwood at the top of the leaderboard after the second round of the Players Championship at Sawgrass. […]

  • Tommy Fleetwood makes fine start to the Players Championship
    on March 14, 2019 at 7:40 pm

    The Englishman is one shot clear. […]

  • Not quite cloud nine in Knox’s Sawgrass shocker
    on March 14, 2019 at 10:26 am

    Depending on your point of view, the 17th hole of the Stadium Course at Sawgrass, that notorious island green that has led to more watery casualties than a full-scale naval battle, is either an absorbing, drama-guaranteed whoop-and-holler-fest or a one-dimensional affront to golfing dignity. […]

  • Nick Rodger: The Players Championship remains a major player
    on March 12, 2019 at 6:00 am

    I’ve never been particularly keen on having a byline photo. Regular readers are probably not that keen on looking at it either. […]

  • The Clubhouse – On the tee with golf's weekend wrap
    on March 11, 2019 at 10:13 am

    Wonders will never cease. A weekend in golf which wasn’t overshadowed by a rules rumpus. It’ll never catch on. Francesco Molinari illuminated the action with the kind of mouth-watering display in the Arnold Palmer Invitational that sizzled like the bacon on the griddle in the greasy spoon […]

  • American golf writing great, Dan Jenkins, dies at 89
    on March 8, 2019 at 10:53 am

    The celebrated American sports writer, Dan Jenkins, has passed away at the age of 89. Raised in the same Texas airts of Forth Worth which spawned his golfing heroes, Ben Hogan and Byron Nelson, Jenkins would go on to become a golf scribbling colossus and peppered his expertly crafted pieces with humour and withering barbs. Jenkins started his writing career with the Forth Worth Press before finding fame with that US powerhouse of publishing, Sports Illustrated. […]

  • Richie Ramsay flying high in Doha wind
    on March 7, 2019 at 10:32 pm

    SCOTLAND'S Richie Ramsay is just one shot off the lead after shooting a 68 during a windswept opening day of the Qatar Masters. […]

  • Regular employment suits Ross Kellett to a tee
    on March 5, 2019 at 10:30 pm

    Professional golf isn’t what you’d call the 9 to 5 routine. Then again, the increasingly ponderous pace of play on the circuits these days is just about threatening to turn tournament rounds into back-breaking, eight-hour shifts. […]