SPECIAL REPORT FROM MATT RICHENS Share Getty Images …Fifteen-year-old Lydia Ko…”held her cool in front of more that 1500 people on the final green at Clearwater to win her third professional tournament, by just one shot. “When she holed her nervy 1m putt on the last, Ko burst into tears and the gallery burst into [...]
Report from Stuff.co.nz: Teenager Lydia Ko shot her second straight 4-under 68 today for a share of the lead with Chella Choi in the Canadian Womens Open.Ko, the 15-year-old South Korean-born New Zealander who won the US Womens Amateur two weeks ago, birdied four of the last seven holes in a bogey-free round to match [...]
The Professional Golfers’ Association of New Zealand shares Sir Bob’s plans to celebrate the 50th anniversary of “The greatest act of my golfing career” by winning the British Open in 1963 with a visit to Royal Lytham & St. Annes in 2013 with his son and daughter. ”I think it will be a really special time [...]
Michael Hill has done it again. We’re all in for a treat over the next five years. Remember the 15th? It’s the Party Hole and I’m sure it’s going to be a super hot spot again. I may not make it this year on March 29th to April 1st but I’m planning a return to [...]
Kiwi writer, Greg Ford of the Press gives us an update of an important fundraiser to aid recovery from Christchurch quake disaster: ” Fat wallets with big hearts have arrived in Christchurch. “The New Zealand Golf Open tees off at Clearwater Golf Club today featuring a heavyweight trio with combined career earnings of well over [...]
Over the years New Zealand’s South Island Russley Golf Club has hosted many golf tournaments with locals holding their own against some of the world’s best golfers. Once a dry gravel riverbed, Russley is now one of the country’s classic courses in the heart of Christchurch.