Sweden’s Alexander Noren eagled the 72nd hole, carding a remarkable 10-under-par 62, to break the Wentworth West Course record and win the BMW PGA Championship by two shots on Sunday.
The mantelpiece at Rocco Forte’s Verdura Resort in Sicily is brimming with just about every award available – and I’d heard the golf wasn’t too shabby either – so when I was invited by The Azalea Group to experience the luxury resort, set on the south coast of the Mediterranean’s largest island, I jumped at the chance.
England’s East Midlands is the first of seven regional updates that will inform our national English rankings, our Britain and Ireland rankings and our World Top 100, all of which will be released later this year. East Midlands is not on the tourist trail, but travelling golfers have at least one course in this region on their bucket list.
There's gold in them hills... It was April 2016 in a northwest corner of Ireland, and we expected some tough weather. We got it, of course, in spades, but what we also got was two days of golfing majesty.
This is the second update from golf course architects around the world, outlining new projects and restoration/renovation schemes that are planned to complete in the not too distant future...
Last week we attended the Trophée Hassan II event alongside the Lalla Meryem Cup at Royal Dar Es Salam Golf Club in Rabat. The excursion also presented an opportunity to visit a couple of new golf projects that have been a long time in the making...
We take a look at two tournament links courses that are both routed through some of the most interesting and undulating duneland to be found anywhere in Ireland.