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27 Nov 2015
The team of Oladapo Olaide and Dapo Otunla, who at the weekend won this year’s Transatlantic Golf Team Challenge at the IBB International Golf and Country Club Abuja, has promised to represent Nigeria credibly at the world final scheduled for Las Vegas, U.S., next year.
27 Nov 2015
Captain of the Rumukurushi Golf Club, Port Harcourt, Augustine Igbuku, an amateur golfer, has enumerated the gains in playing golf, saying it promotes integrity and development reports the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN).
21 Nov 2015
RORY McIlroy hailed the best bogey of his career after surviving a dramatic lapse in concentration to win the DP World Tour Championship and claim the third Race to Dubai title in the last four years. After starting the final round a shot behind Andy Sullivan, McIlroy carded eight birdies in the first 15 holes…
20 Nov 2015
With 41 stableford points, Tim Maguire shot his way to victory in the 5th edition of Southern Sun Ikoyi Annual Golf Tournament, which this year’s event took place at Lakowe Lakes Golf and Country Club, Lekki, Lagos State. The tourney, which is in sync with the sponsoring firm’s (Southern Sun Ikoyi Hotel) corporate social responsibility…
20 Nov 2015
Although none of the stars made the hole-in-one to win the coveted Toyota Fortuna staked by the organisers, golf enthusiasts at the prestigious Smokin’ Hills Resort, Ilara Mokin, Ondo State, had enough exciting stories to tell at the just-concluded 12th Elizabeth Wuraola Memorial Tournament, which featured the best players from across the country. Notably, Gonji…
6 Nov 2015
SOME of the best golfers from across the West Africa sub-region have been scrambling to be part of the 12th Elizabeth Wuraola Memorial Tournament scheduled for the Smokin Hills Golf Resort, Ilara Mokin, Ondo State.
6 Nov 2015
FORTY years after he resumed duty as resident professional at the Ikeja Golf Club, from Ikoyi Club, where he started his pro career, upon his return from Scotland for training, the Ikeja Golf Club has concluded plans to honour the immediate past director of the Professional Golfers Association of Nigeria (PGAN), Jamiu Oyebajo with a…
6 Nov 2015
FOR the first time since it debuted, the Southern Sun Ikoyi Golf Tournament would not be held at the golf section of Ikoyi Club 1938 (its traditional venue), but at the lush green Lakowe Lakes Golf Course. It holds on Wednesday November 11th.
30 Oct 2015
THE 2019 Solheim Cup is to be played at Gleneagles after the Scottish course emerged victorious following a competitive bidding process. The world famous PGA Centenary Course in Perthshire has been given the nod ahead of the The Bro Hof Slott Golf Club in Sweden. Gleneagles successfully hosted the Ryder Cup in 2014 as Europe…
30 Oct 2015
ASSISTANT General-Inspector of Police (AIG) Zone 2, Mr. Bala Hassan, says that engaging children early in sports, especially golf, helps to reduce vices among the youth, reports the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN). Hassan, who is the Proprietor of Bala Hassan Golf Club, Jos, made the assertion at the closing of the 2nd Awa Ibraheem…
30 Oct 2015
CHIMA Chukwu, a 32-year-old player from the Benin Golf Club and youngster, Chimezie Isife from the home club, at the weekend dominated the 20th Heineken Enugu Golf Tournament, which drew participants from within and outside the coal city. Chukwu emerged the overall winner in Category 1 with 155 gross, beating Chimezie Onyeaghala of Enugu Golf…
24 Oct 2015
Thai veteran Thongchai Jaidee made waves at the Hong Kong Open Saturday after a six-under-par 64 made him the pick of the third round's early starters surging up the leaderboard.


32 mins ago
A court in southern Libya on Thursday reinstated Seif al-Islam Kadhafi, son of slain dictator Moamer Kadhafi, as a candidate in next month's presidential election, Libyan media reported.
1 hour ago
Justice Oluwatoyin Taiwo of an Ikeja Special Offences Court has fixed Dec. 15 to rule on the admissibility of the confessional statement of Nollywood actor Olanrewaju James, who is facing allegations
2 hours ago
Gov. Nyesom Wike of Rivers on Thursday said he would not impose any governorship aspirant of his choice on the people of Rivers come 2023.
3 hours ago
Streaming giant Netflix will release the final five episodes of its Spanish hit series Money Heist on Friday. Created by Spain's private Antena 3 network, the thriller about a gang of thieves and their elaborate heists fast became Netflix's most-watched series not in English after the platform picked up the show in December 2017. The robber characters…
3 hours ago
The IMF on Thursday urged advanced economies in the G20 to extend and improve its debt relief initiative, warning that many countries face a dire crisis without the help.