Golf

The Korea Professional Golfers' Association has agreed a sponsorship deal with the Korean arm of American consumer technology company Garmin

South Korean consumer electronics company LG has agreed a three-year sponsorship deal with countrywoman Ko Jin-young, the world's top-ranked female golfer

Premier Golf League chief executive Andrew Gardiner says he remains confident of the competition's chances of success despite the recent rejection by the world's No. 1-ranked men's player Rory McIlroy.

Golf competitions at the 2022 European Championships in Munich will be held at the Golf Valley Golfplatz course near Holzkirchen, it has been announced

Real estate development project Bandar Malaysia has agreed a deal to title sponsor this year's Malaysia Open golf tournament

Golf's top-ranked male player says he has no interest in proposed start-up league

Korean virtual and augmented reality experiences company Kakao VX has raised KRW20bn ($17m) to expand its golf business

The BMW Championship will be staged at Caves Valley Golf Club outside Baltimore in August 2021, becoming the PGA Tour's first event in the area since 1962

New project extends Cabot brand name from Canada

With golf participation rates falling, M. James Ward looks at how the merchandise and equipment business is working to attract new audiences.

M. James Ward speaks to golf club designer and researcher, Tom Wishon, about the shape of the golf industry with respect to merchandise.

European Tour chief executive Keith Pelley talks about his plans to diversify the organisation ahead of the season-ending DP World Tour Championship in Dubai. Ben Cronin reports

Ireland’s Adare Manor will stage the 2026 Ryder Cup following a complete overhaul of the golf course and renovation of the five-star resort. Colm Hannon, the venue’s chief executive, speaks to Martin Ross about the changes undertaken and challenges to be met before one of sport’s iconic events rolls into town.

Tiger Woods has revealed he has been approached by the organizers of the Premier Golf League, a proposed rival competition to the PGA Tour.

Australian pay-television broadcaster Fox Sports has agreed a rights deal with the PGA of Australia through which it will broadcast the Queensland PGA Championship and New Zealand Open golf tournaments

The World Cup of Golf, a national team tournament organised by the US PGA Tour, could undergo a significant overhaul amid reported efforts to enhance prize money and introduce mixed-gender teams

Multiyear research concludes impacts from increased shot distances cover broad array of economic, environmental, and competitive areas

This year's Shinhan Donghae Open Asian Tour golf tournament will take place in Japan, instead of its usual venue in South Korea

The Asian Football Confederation has postponed 12 Champions League matches involving Chinese clubs, following a meeting in Kuala Lumpur yesterday to discuss the impact of the coronavirus outbreak

PGA Tour commissioner Jay Monahan has drawn a tough line for any players who may be interested in joining the proposed Premier Golf League, warning that members can only compete in one of the organizations

Calls for the UK government to add golf’s Open Championship, the Ashes cricket series and the final of football’s Uefa Champions League to the so-called ‘crown jewels’ list of sporting events have reporte…

US sports broadcaster ESPN is close to agreeing a streaming rights deal with golf’s PGA Tour, according to the Associated Press.

Korean finance firm Hana Financial Group is title sponsoring a new women’s golf tournament in Singapore this year, as part of an ambitious wider plan to create an Asian women’s series and ranking.

The World Golf Group (WGG) organisation has unveiled plans for a new global tour encompassing an 18-event season offering a total prize purse of $240m (€217.7m).

The Ladies European Tour (LET) has revealed that members will play for a combined prize fund of €18m in 2020 following the tour’s merger with the Ladies Professional Golf Association (LPGA) – an incre…

The Lagardère Sports agency has added Im Sung-jae, the rookie of the year on the men’s 2019 PGA Tour, to the roster of professional golfers that it represents.

Korean internet services firm Kakao has launched a new golf media section, including live streaming coverage of major tours, on its online portal Daum

The PGA Tour has announced an expansive agreement with Facebook to distribute daily highlight packages globally on Facebook Watch in 2020, starting at this week’s Farmers Insurance Open.

Alexandra Armas has been appointed as the new chief executive of the Ladies European Tour as the women’s golf body continues its restructure in the wake of its recent merger with the LPGA.

The US division of Japanese electronics company Mitsubishi Electric has agreed a five-year extension to its deal with the PGA Tour, an agreement that focuses on the golf organisation’s Champions tour f…

The PGA Tour has unveiled its new pace-of-play policy, which is designed to speed up the slowest players on the United States-based professional men's golf tour

Pay-television broadcaster Sky New Zealand is to broadcast the Masters, golf’s first major of the year.

Scottish golf clothing brand Glenmuir has agreed a five-year extension to its partnership with Ryder Cup Europe

The PGA Tour is moving the AT&T Byron Nelson from Trinity Forest Golf Club in Dallas, Texas, after the 2020 tournament

A 14-tournament calendar for the sixth edition of the PGA Tour Series-China golf tour was revealed yesterday, including a tournament outside Greater China for the first time

UK digital television channel FreeSports will broadcast coverage of this week’s rescheduled Hong Kong Open golf tournament, which gets underway tomorrow (Thursday).

The PGA Tour has extended its partnership with Xumo TV, which includes highlights, player interviews, tournament previews, and Featured Holes coverage from PGA Tour Live.