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16 Oct 2015
Rory McIlroy and Justin Rose have both been confirmed for this week’s PGA Tour season opener, the Open. Coming as soon as it does after the season-ending Tour Championship, the event does not usually attract a stellar field. But a deal was struck in 2012 that saw a number of players to agree to…
10 Oct 2015
Thailand's Kiradech Aphibarnrat shot a third round 67 on Saturday to join overnight leader Matthew Fitzpatrick at the top of the leaderboard going into the final round of the British Masters.
9 Oct 2015
Organisers of the second 3E Actuaries Open, tagged ‘Road to Mongomo,’ have invited golfers and PGAs to the tournament scheduled for the Presidential Golf Course in Mongomo, Equatorial Guinea from December 10 to 13, 2015. The competition, according to a statement by the organisers, will be for a maximum field of 60 players with an…
9 Oct 2015
MicCom Golf and Country Club resident professional, Nojeem Sofela was in top form as he helped three amateur team members to carry the day at the 3rd Anniversary and Independence Day Pro-Am of Lakowe Lakes Golf Club, Lagos. In the competition, format was better ball Stableford (full handicap allowance) and scoring was lowest two of…
2 Oct 2015
About 180 players will vie for honours in the different categories when the Nigeria Cup tees off at the Ikoyi Club on September 26, the organisers have revealed.
25 Sep 2015
Group Managing Director of MTN Nigeria, Mike Ikpoki, who teamed up with Olateju Ogunwomoju to win the just concluded International Pairs competition at the Golf Section of the Ikoyi Club 1938, has promised to represent the country honourably at the world finals of the competition in Alicante, Spain, later this year.
25 Sep 2015
Scott Strange shot a six-under-par 64 to lead the Asia-Pacific Open Mitsubishi Diamond Cup oyesterday, as he underlined his return to form after being rocked by a triple tragedy.
18 Sep 2015
A top official of the International Golf Federation (IGF) says that the new course for the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro will get its first test in March. A one-day exhibition event featuring three or four of the top male and female players will test the course. The players have not yet been selected,…
18 Sep 2015
Europe is underdogs for the 2015 Solheim Cup against the United States despite winning the previous two tournaments, says eight-time European team member, Catriona Matthew. The women’s equivalent of the Ryder Cup starts today in Germany with Europe chasing a record third successive win. Ten of America’s 12 players are in the world’s top 40…
18 Sep 2015
• Tourney tees off Sept 26 at Ikoyi Club About 180 players will vie for honours in the different categories when the Nigeria Cup tees off at the Ikoyi Club on September 26, the organisers have revealed. The Nigeria Cup is Ikoyi Club’s annual golfing tournament, which commemorates Nigeria’s Independence anniversary. It was established to…
11 Sep 2015
The proposed golf course at the Kogi State University, Anyigba, will serve as a catalyst to serious economic activities in the state and also create wealth for the people, the chairman of Kogi State Golfers Association, Emmanuel Adejoh Bako, has disclosed.
11 Sep 2015
The 2015 International Pairs competition billed to hold at the golf section of Ikoyi club 1938 has been garnering IT giant, Lenovo, and luxury carmaker, Porsche, being the latest blue-chip firms to identify with the competition.


23 mins ago
Former Deputy Governor of Imo State and chieftain of the All Progressive Congress, APC, Chief Jude Agbaso has given reasons he would vote the Labour Party Presidential candidate, Peter Obi in 2023 presidential election. This was as he flayed the All Progressive Congress, APC for failing to field its presidential candidates from the South East…
33 mins ago
Former deputy president of the Nigerian Senate, Sen. Ike Ekweremadu, will remain in custody until his next court date. The senator, on Thursday, appeared in court in London for a second time on charges of arranging to bring a minor to the UK for organ donation. The 60-year-old Ekweremadu, according to report by the BBC,…
35 mins ago
Iran insisted Thursday that a revived nuclear agreement with major powers remains achievable despite a negative US assessment of two-way talks in Qatar intended to reboot the stalled negotiations. The US State Department said the EU-brokered proximity talks in the Qatari capital Doha had concluded late Wednesday with "no progress made". But Iranian Foreign Minister…
36 mins ago
European consumer groups accused Google on Thursday of violating online privacy by pushing their users to blindly sign-in to a Google account in order for their data to be tracked and exploited for profit. The allegations are being filed under the EU's GDPR rules, a European data privacy regulation that is designed to ensure that…
41 mins ago
Two Sudanese demonstrators were killed Thursday by "bullets to the chest", pro-democracy medics reported, as thousands of anti-coup protesters took to the streets demanding an end to military rule, AFP correspondents said. "Even if we die, the military will not rule us," protesters chanted, urging the reversal of an October military coup by army chief…