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8 Jan 2016
Nigeria’s kid sensation, Georgia Oboh, says being Africa’s best at the just concluded Junior Orange Bowl International Invitational in Georgia, U.S., is a stepping stone to challenging the world’s best in the sport. But she posits that to be among the best, she needs the assistance of government to train and participate in major competitions.…
8 Jan 2016
Thrilled by the growing standard of the game in Nigeria, U.S-based Anita Uwadia has predicted that the country would soon have players in the world’s major championships. The 17-year-old Uwadia confirmed her position as the country’s number one junior golfer at just concluded Nigeria Golf Federation (NGF) Junior Masters held At the Smokin Hills, Ilara…
1 Jan 2016
NIGERIA’S number one junior player (Boys), Tokunbo ‘Toks’ Pedro, on Wednesday braved all odds to emerge the third best junior player at the World Junior Series, which featured players from across the world at the Slammer & Squire Course, World Golf Village, St. Augustine U.S.
1 Jan 2016
Earlier this month, Tiger Woods gave perhaps the most candid interview of his career to longtime golf writer Lorne Rubenstein and Time Magazine.
1 Jan 2016
EMEKA Okata has emerged the champion of the Etisalat-supported Capital Golf Invitational Tournament, a charity golf tournament aimed at raising assistance for the less privileged members of the society. The tournament, held at the IBB Golf and Country Club, Abuja, featured a ladies’ competition, pro and amateur golf challenge, special pre-event cocktail, a gala night…
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1 Jan 2016
A wretched Christmas for South African golfer, Charl Schwartzel, has been compounded by having to withdraw from next week’s South African Open when the European PGA Tour resumes after the holiday break.
1 Jan 2016
Tiger Woods has been compared to Jack Nicklaus for most of his adult life. That was great when he was manhandling the golf world in his youth, but it started to grind on the 14-time major champ as injuries started took control of his career.
31 Dec 2015
Jordan Spieth feels it is premature to talk about a new generation of players replacing the established stars of the world game.
25 Dec 2015
Golf really is in a blessed state right now. The amount of new talent cropping up on the various Tours is mind-boggling to say the least. Gone are the days when you could count the number of probable winners of a tournament on one hand. The depth these days is such that anybody in a 156-strong field is capable of causing a surprise. 
24 Dec 2015
With his 40th birthday just one week away, Tiger Woods looks optimistically forward to playing golf pain-free next year while he reflects on a 2015 campaign blighted by injuries, poor form and a plummeting world ranking.
24 Dec 2015
The Nigeria Golf Federation (NGF) wants to end the year on a roll. The NGF, which has had quite a busy year, will now top up the season with a championship that will bring all the junior champions together to fight for what promises to be the Oscars of the youth game in the country.
18 Dec 2015
All we want is fairness in the qualifying process, says NGF president Nazifi Mohammed is the president of the Nigeria Golf Federation (NGF). Elected to the position this year, Mohammed has been championing Africa’s quest for fair representation when golf debuts at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games. But he is being frustrated by the International…

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