Golf has been called many things – “an expensive way of playing marbles” (Chesterton), “an insult to lawns” (National Lampoon), “a plague invented by Calvinist Scots as a punishment for man’s sins”
Latinwo to oversee new Ikeja Golf Club management committee
With the completion of the 2016/17 golf calendar, members of Ikeja Golf Club have elected a new management committee to oversee the affairs of the club over the next 12 months.
Osinbajo, others for Captain’s tourney in Abuja
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, His Royal Highness, the Ooni of Ife, Oba Enitan Ogunwusi and the minister of petroleum, Ibe Kachukwu are among dignitaries expected to grace and tee-off at the grand finale of the annual Captain’s golf competition slated for IBB Golf and country club, Abuja tomorrow.
Rory McIlroy to get married in Ireland
Rory McIlroy and Erica Stoll are set to say their ‘I do’s. Rory McIlroy said after the Masters that he would be married before The Players Championship in May, declaring his nuptials imminent but not specifically saying when he would tie the knot (which makes all the sense in the world since it’s a private event).
Plateau State golfers will dominate Nigeria, says Lalong
Plateau State Governor Simon Lalong has said that his administration is implementing golf to development strategies, which will make golfers in the state dominate the sport in national competitions.
World No. 1 Johnson plans to return next month
World number one Dustin Johnson will return to competition at the PGA Tour's Wells Fargo Championship next month.
Who makes the cut at the Masters?
The Masters has always had a limited field, but in 1957, it instituted a 36-hole cut with the low 40 players and ties moving on. In 1962, the cut was changed to low 44 and ties.
Inadequate funds threaten Oboh’s march to stardom
She is acknowledged as the nearest Nigeria has ever gotten to international stardom in golf. The 16-year-old Georgia Oboh has been described by various international publications as one of the biggest...
Excited Oboh ready to justify invitation to Azores Ladies Open
This year has been full of excitement for Nigeria’s golf prodigy, Georgia Oboh. With the first quarter of the year still some way to go, the 16-year-old 2015 World Teen champion has been privileged to rub shoulders with the best players in the women game, with her appearance.....
Yomi Egbe wins Consolidated Hallmark Insurance 10th anniversary tourney
Esimaje Yomi Egbe has emerged the over all winner of the golf tournament put in place to celebrate the 10th anniversary of Consolidated Hallmark Insurance Plc.