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​Top 100 Golf Courses of the World 2020

Thanks to the combined efforts of our worldwide panel of correspondents and raters, we bring you the latest edition of our Top 100 Golf Courses of the World, where the USA leads the way with forty-two listed courses.

​Top 100 Golf Courses of the World 2020

Top 100 Links Courses of Britain and Ireland 2020

Some of our regular readers may remember a Links news item published during the dark winter days of 2017 which generated quite a bit of feedback. We’ve now decided to revive the Top 100 GB&I Links rankings and have taken it a stage further...

Top 100 Links Courses of Britain and Ireland 2020

K is for Knoll – Template Holes

Royal North Devon is not the only notable “Westward Ho” in Britain. Although Scotscraig Golf Club doesn’t seem as excitable about its signature hole (unlike at Devon, there’s no “!”), it can lay claim to the origin of the “Knoll” template.

K is for Knoll – Template Holes

Top 100 Golf Courses of Ireland 2020

Anybody who has closely followed our biennial revisions of the Top 100 for Ireland since the listings were first established in 2006 will know that gaining entry to one of the top five slots is a very tough nut to crack...

Top 100 Golf Courses of Ireland 2020

​Top 30 Golf Courses of Northern Ireland 2020

Welcome to the 8th edition of our Northern Ireland rankings. The great and the good of golf course architecture have practiced their profession here, famous designers such as Old Tom Morris, Harry Vardon, Harry Colt and even Bernhard von Limburger...

​Top 30 Golf Courses of Northern Ireland 2020

Top 50 Golf Courses of Wales 2020

Whether you’re looking for a lovely links layout on the coast or an intriguing inland track, there’s a good chance you’ll find what you’re looking for in our latest Top 50 for Wales.

Top 50 Golf Courses of Wales 2020

Response to Course Reviews

Ogbourne Downs

Pleased to report course condition at Ogbourne is much improved since this review. Old greenkeeper has gone and new green keeper and consultant are starting to...

Ballybunion (Old)

Interesting review while fair I would question why you keep mentioning Lahinch while reviewing Ballybunion. I do appreciate that the course certainly takes off...

Lanhai International (Yangtze Dunes)

Fergal -I was there in May for three days and had the good fortune to play YD in the very different wind conditions. Blowing one way the first day, blowing exa...

Blackmoor

Pleasure to play with you Ed and we look forward to seeing you again when you are in the area. JCB Lay