Golf

A driving force

Rarangi Golf Club vice president David Robertson and convenor Carla Hepplethwaite are ready for the Rarangi Spectacular ...

One of the region's most eagerly anticipated golf tournaments is set to swing into action.

Tiger Woods: back to beginning video

Woods debuted at Riviera in 1992 on a sponsor's exemption

Former world number one to play at Riviera, where PGA Tour career began as a skinny 16-year-old.

Hellier to build on victory

Gore's Scott Hellier, 26, won the Canterbury Strokeplay Golf title recently.

 Southland golfer Scott Hellier will be looking to build on his Canterbury Strokeplay tournament victory.

NZ Open field taking shape

Korean YE Yang, the first Asian-born male golfer to win a major, will be in Arrowtown in March.

More than 20 Japan Tour players confirmed for March's New Zealand Open in Arrowtown.

Danny Lee 'doing the Phil' video

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Kiwi golfer takes aim at his world class playing partner in a joking jump for joy.

Ko trumps the 'top guys'

Lydia Ko has been compared to American great Ben Hogan.

Major winner believes Kiwi star better at golf than most male pros - once the green's in striking distance.

McIlroy to miss Dubai Classi

Golf star Rory McIlroy continues to struggle with injury.

Golf star to miss Tiger Woods' return to the UAE as he struggles on with rib injury.

China cracks down on golf

Rory McIlroy plays at China's Sheshan International Golf Club.

Government shuts down 111 courses and bans Communist Party members from playing the game.

Southlander triumphs in Strokeplay

Southlander Scott Hellier triumphed at the Canterbury Strokeplay.

Southlander takes out Canterbury strokeplay title.

Ryan Fox, two top 20s in a row

Ryan Fox finished tied for 19th in Abu Dhabi.

Kiwi golfer goes 8-under to finish tied for 19th in a star-studded Abu Dhabi event on the European Tour.

Canadian fires, Lee sinks

Adam Hadwinis became the fourth player in PGA Tour history to fire a 59 on a par 72 course.

Adam Hadwin is one of four players in PGA Tour history to fire a 59 on a par 72 course.

Canadian breaks 60 on PGA Tour

Canadian Adam Hadwin who has become just the eighth player to record a 59 on the US PGA tour.

Kiwi Danny Lee went down the leaderboard as Canadian Adam Hadwin rocketed up with a rare 59 on the US PGA tour.

'Awkward reporter' pranks golf stars

Dustin Johnson was just one of a bunch of golfers pranked by the ''awkward reporter'' this week.

Dustin Johnson and Henrik Stenson were two of the world's top golfers left bamboozled by a prank.

Fox remains in contention

Ryan Fox (second right) shakes hands with Rickie Fowler as Dustin Johnson (left) waits, following their third round of ...

Kiwi golfer shoots third straight round under-par to remain within striking distance in Abu Dhabi.

Lee makes serious inroads

Kiwi golfer Danny Lee has surged to 13-under.

Kiwi golfer just wanted to break 80. He did a lot better than that.

Fox survives cut in Abu Dhabi

Ryan Fox hits a tee shot at the Australian Open in November.

NZ golfer Ryan Fox said he was ready for golf's big time as he ventures on to the European Tour and is already showing some promising signs.

Lee fires up in California

Danny Lee finds some form in California.

NZ golfer in the leaders mix with 5-under 67 at latest PGA Tour event.

Kiwis struggling in Australia

Ryan Chisnall lost a 19th hole play-off in the first round of match play at the Australian Amateur.

Final three Kiwis eliminated from the Australian Amateur, while just two sit in the top 30 at Australasian PGA q-school.

Open entry beckons in Wellington

Luke Toomey was New Zealand's best finisher in third place in last year's Asia-Pacific Amateur Championship at Jack ...

Asia-Pacific Amateur winner in Wellington to gain entry to British Open, US Masters.

Beauty picked over golf talent

Miss New York Kira Kazantsev wins the 2015 Miss America contest.

No sign of our Lydia as US magazine prefers looks over talent to highlight women's game.

Walsh swapping shot put for golf

Tom Walsh took part in an annual T20 charity cricket match against the Crusaders in December.

Shot put, cricket, rugby and now golf - Tom Walsh can seemingly do it all.

Europe changes Ryder Cup system

Europe captain Thomas Bjorn will have a stronger team for the Ryder Cup after changes were made to the qualifying system.

Loss prompts changes as Thomas Bjorn plots campaign to regain cup from the US.

Chisnall still in the hunt

Ryan Chisnall is still in the mix at the Australian Amateur Championships in Melbourne.

Ryan Chisnall is still in the mix in Melbourne.

Chisnall makes hot start

Ryan Chisnall was in a share of the lead after the first round of the  Australian Amateur Championship.

Ryan Chisnall made a good start to the Australian Amateur Championships.

Daly lights up the stage video

John Daly can hit the ball hard and he can sing too.

Turns out John Daly can not only entertain on the golf course, but with guitar in hand as well.

Lydia Ko: I want a grand slam

Lydia Ko says her Rio Olympics appearance and the silver medal are her career highlights but she has set herself a new ...

Women's golf world No 1 sets a new target as she readies for a season of change.

McIlroy out of Abu Dhabi with rib injury

Rory McIlroy will miss the Abu Dhabi Championship after injuring his rib in South Africa.

Tests reveal Irish golf star has stress fracture.

McIlroy to have back scans

Golf world No 2 Rory McIlroy.

Some tape and "a few pills in me" keeping injured golf world No 2 in the game.

Storm wins South African Open

Graeme Storm won his first European Tour trophy in nearly a decade.

Holding off a challenge from Rory McIlroy, Graeme Storm claims his first European Tour trophy in almost 10 years.

Spieth's kayak fishing fail

Going, going....

Two-time major winner and fellow PGA Tour pro dumped into the drink as expedition ends in hilarity.

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