Nigeria’s biggest hope in women golf, Georgia Oboh, will today take her first step at qualifying for the Ladies Professional Golfers Association (LPGA) championship when she joins 31 other players...
Over 120 players make DOAMF Charity Golf tournament final round
After gruelling battles at the greens of the Ikoyi Club 1930 Golf Section on Saturday, more than 120 players have picked tickets to the final round of the seventh Daniel Ogechi Akujobi Memorial (DOAM) Foundation tournament.
Tiger praised for raising the stakes
Tiger Woods' return can only mean good things for golf which reaped the rewards of his popularity, former world number one Ernie Els said Wednesday.
Storm pips McIlroy for 'dream' SA Open triumph
Graeme Storm of England defeated world number two Rory McIlroy of Northern Ireland in a play-off Sunday to win the South African Open 83 days after losing his European Tour card.
Oboh is youngest, first black African woman at LPGA tourney
Georgia Oboh’s star continues to shine. The Nigerian, who in December last year finished as the third best player at the European Junior Open Championship in Costa Del Sol, Spain...
Furyk named as U.S. Ryder Cup captain for 2018
Jim Furyk has been named as the United States captain for the 2018 Ryder Cup at Le Golf National in Paris.The 46-year-old’s vice-captain will be Davis Love, a losing captain in 2012 but victorious in 2016 when the US beat Europe 17-11 to regain the trophy.
McIlroy makes good start in Johannesburg
World number two Rory McIlroy posted a five-under-par 67 in his first competitive round of 2017 at the South Africa Open in Johannesburg.It left him one shot behind clubhouse leader Trevor Fisher with other players still to complete their rounds.
Sunday Odegha set to join South Africa Sunshine Tour
Nigeria's current number one player, Sunday Odegha is close to joining the Sunshine Tour in South Africa, which he hopes to combine with his schedule in Nigeria.
McIlroy, Woods among Nike stars choosing new equipment
January is often the month when new contracts are agreed. Players sign with club manufacturers in a process that boosts the bank balance but, despite the hype, does not guarantee lower scores - not that they would admit as much.
Tiger to make 2017 debut at Torrey Pines
Former world number one Tiger Woods will launch his 2017 campaign at Torrey Pines, where his eight triumphs include the 2008 US Open.