Thorbjørn Olesen carded a final round 11-under 61, the lowest in the tournament's history, but the Dane came up a shot short of England’s Matt Wallace, who won his second European Tour title of 2018 at Gut Lärchenhof on Sunday.
Situated in the northeast corner of Spain with a Pyrenees backdrop, PGA Catalunya Resort lies close to the ancient city of Girona (home of Salvador Dalí) and the beaches of the Costa Brava. But most visiting golfers can’t be tempted away from this classy five-star property.
The expected storyline for the 118th US Open provided the perfect counterpoint to the near travesty the USGA caused with its ill-thought out preparation for Shinnecock Hills during Saturday's 3rd round.
The tandem of Ben Crenshaw and Bill Coore are among the world's finest golf course creators. The duo have reinvented classical golf architecture and delivered some of the finest modern designs...
When the 117th US Open was drawing to a close at Erin Hills, the grimaces were not on the faces of the players, they were on the faces of officials from the United State Golf Association.
The Pinehurst area in the Sandhills of North Carolina offers a number of high-class golf courses at a reasonable price. Richard Smith and his wife Ruth sample five of the best.
The selection of future US Open sites provides a fascinating behind the scenes understanding of how the United States Golf Association seeks to position its most important event.
Would I suggest a golf holiday in Switzerland? Probably not. Would I recommend a holiday in Switzerland and then play some golf while there? Oh yes, with great big cowbells on!