Golf

Lee second amid baby fears

Danny Lee of New Zealand hits his tee shot on the 3rd hole during the final round of the CJ Cup @Nine Bridges.

Kiwi golfer shows mettle after premature birth of baby to claim big prizemoney.

Lee hits lead after long eagle putt

Danny Lee is the joint leader at Nine Bridges after sinking a miracle eagle putt on the 18th on Saturday.

Kiwi trailed by three heading into final hole but his miracle eagle putt sees him draw level in South Korea.

Kiwi golfers on fire

Ryan Fox shot a six-under 65 in the first round of the French Open.

Ryan Fox leads the way on impressive day for NZ golfers competing around the world.

Golfer hit with 58 penalty strokes

Lee Ann Walker, pictured in 2007, was hit with 58 penalty shots for her caddie helping her line up putts.

Unaware of new rule, Senior LPGA player gets penalised for caddie standing behind her to line up putts.

Tiger pens his 'definitive story'

Tiger Woods has revealed plans to write a memoir on his extraordinary life and golf career.

Golfing great to write the first and only direct account of his extraordinary life and career, says publisher.

Sky Sport sponsors NZ Open

Sky Chief Executive Martin Stewart says the New Zealand Open which has become a staple in the Kiwi sporting calendar.

Sky has already been golf event's broadcast partner for eight years.

Men and women to tee off together

NZ Golf chief executive Dean Murphy, left, mayor Grant Smith, sponsor Brian Green, Manawatū club general manager Warren ...

Manawatū Golf Club has secured a big new tournament for next year, where men and women will play against each other.

Golf ban for flipping off fan

Bio Kim, ranked 302nd in the world, had a one-stroke lead on the 16th hole when a camera shutter went off.

The sound of a photo disrupted his swing, now he's unable to finish the season.

Fox off to a flyer

Kiwi golfer Ryan Fox made an eagle and six birdies during his first round at St Andrews.

Kiwi relishing playing with Aussie cricket legend and it showed after first round at Dunhill Links.

McIlroy wants zero slow-play tolerance

Rory McIlroy, pictured practising for the PGA Championship, wants slow players to be penalised immediately.

World No 2 admits his frustration with trying to watch golf, even when it's as thrilling as the Solheim Cup epic.

Hillier shoots 68, misses cut

Daniel Hillier had a rollercoaster professional debut in Amsterdam with rounds of 78 and 68 (file photo).

A second round including six birdies wasn't enough to give Kiwi pro his first payday in Europe.

School boy golfer aims high

Jake Slater, 10, has played in international golf events, for his age group, in three countries - New Zealand, Australia ...

Jake Slater, 10, is one of the success stories in New Zealand junior golf.

Major shock as McIlroy tops Koepka

Rory McIlroy, pictured after winning the FedExCup, has been voted the PGA Tour player of the year.

Players vote McIlroy PGA Tour player of the year despite his lack of success at majors.

Top Kiwi golfer Hillier turns pro

New Zealand's top amateur golfer Daniel Hillier has joined the professional ranks.

Former world amateur No 13 joins pro ranks for $3.4m European Tour event after a stunning qualifying performance.

Golfer follows world No 1s

Liam Hewitt is the first Southlander to win the New Zealand Under-19 golf title in 41 years.

"It was an unreal feeling to win, I gave a small fist pump" Liam Hewitt's comments after winning the national under-19 golf title.

Cambo makes Euro Tour comeback

Michael Campbell will play in his first European Tour event in seven years this week in Germany.

US Open winner will play his first full tour event in seven years in Germany.

Kiwi women win Astor Trophy

New Zealand's Amelia Garvey along with her teammates Julianne Alvarez, Wenyung Keh and Carmen Lim won the Astor Trophy ...

Kiwi women's golf team get extra thrill in beating Australia in final.

Ko bogey-free again

Lydia Ko shot a two-under 70 on her second round at the LPGA Cambia Portland Classic.

Kiwi star has avoided trouble to be among the chasers of the tearaway leader.

Ko goes low again

Lydia Ko hits on the third hole during the first round of the LPGA Cambia Portland Classic.

Kiwi superstar continues to show glimpses of form that made her best in the world.

Tiger has fifth surgery on knee

Tiger Woods said on Twitter he had arthroscopic surgery last week to repair what he described as minor cartilage damage.

A season that began with Tiger Woods celebrating a fifth Masters title ended with a fifth surgery on his left knee.

I want to be more like Koepka - McIlroy

Rory McIlroy claimed the Tour Championship after outplaying his main rival in the final round.

Irish golf star predicts more Sunday showdowns with world No 1 after copying Koepka's ruthless streak.

McIlroy's cool $23.5m payday

Rory McIlroy has pocketed a stunning $US15 million pay day by winning a second FedEx Cup title.

Rory McIlroy claims the biggest cash payout in golf history after winning Tour Championship and FedEx Cup.

Lightning strike injures golf fans

A tree was struck by lightning at East Lake Golf Club during the PGA Tour's Tour Championship.

Six people injured following lightning strike during PGA Tour's Tour Championship in Atlanta, Georgia.

Ko slips back

Lydia Ko, pictured during her second round, wasn't able to make headway in her third round at the CP Open in Canada.

After a strong fightback, Lydia Ko drops a few places after third round in Canada.

McIlroy's get-out-of-jail shot

Rory McIlroy trails Brooks Koepka by one at the season-ending event at East Lake.

Golf star trails Koepka by one after hitting massive slice from behind trees to set up birdie on closing hole.

Ko goes low

Lydia Ko found some form in the second round of the CP Women's Open.

The Kiwi star recorded five birdies as she climbed the leaderboard.

Koepka blasts photo-shoot critics

Golfer Brooks Koepka posing in the 2019 edition of ESPN's The Body Issue.

World's top-ranked men's golfer says critics don't "have the balls" to pose nude.

McIlroy takes swipe at $23m prize

Rory McIlroy has bitten the hand that feeds him, criticising the PGA Tour finale as confusing.

Northern Irish golf star says huge sum is not "relateable" for fans.

Golf star to be tried over air rampage

Danish golfer Thorbjorn Olesen has denied sexually assaulting a woman on an aircraft and will face trial.

Danish golfer Thorbjorn Olesen denies sexually assaulting a woman on an aircraft.

Trump to attend Melbourne tournament?

US President Donald Trump presented the Presidents Cup at Liberty National Golf Club back in 2017.

'I'd like to.' Donald Trump considering attending Presidents Cup at Royal Melbourne.

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