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  • Sullivan wins by nine at Portugal Masters - Golf News | Ski Magazine
    events after not claiming a victory in his first 84 appearances on the European Tour Wood finished in second place on 14 under par after a round of 68 while third place was shared between Eduardo de la Riva Trevor Fisher Jnr and Anthony Wall Sullivan said To lead from day one right through the final day is absolutely incredible It s nothing I ve ever experienced before so I wasn t sure how I d cope but I think I did alright It was a lot harder than I made it look I knew I needed to keep going keep pushing and keep staying ahead I felt like I never really got to relax until that second shot to the 18th even though I knew I had a big lead Golf s a funny game you just never know what can happen Scores 261 A Sullivan Eng 64 64 67 66 270 C Wood Eng 68 69 65 68 271 E De La Riva Esp 65 67 68 71 A Wall Eng 69 64 72 66 T Fisher Jnr RSA 66 68 70 67 272 T Pieters Bel 65 66 72 69 J Campillo Esp 66 69 67 70 C Lee Sco 67 71 69 65 273 E Espana Fra 70 67 69 67 L Bjerregaard Den 72 69 66 66 S Gallacher Sco 67 71 68 67 B Ritthammer Ger 69 66 73 65 R Rock Eng 70 67 70 66 M Korhonen Fin 69 69 69 66 G Mulroy RSA 69 67 70 67 Stay up to date Share this story tweet Read Online Looking for back issues Subscribe FREE to the UK s most read Golf Newspaper latest golf news best travel deals latest competitions Join us now Featured News Interviews Bennett tees up golf academy

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  • Glendale Golf Festival proves a smash hit  - Golf News | Ski Magazine
    leaders to invite people to use Glendale Golf facilities for a variety of fun events both golf themed and non golf during August this year The centres rocked with live music events craft fairs children s attractions and other family entertainment enlivening the centres alongside the golf camps free beginner lessons and family fun golf challenges which encouraged people to have their first go at golf It was a knockout success said Tom Brooke Managing Director of Glendale Golf Seeing our golf centres brimming with new faces this summer put everybody on a high and our people did a superlative job in getting so many people to try golf for the first time It proves that golf can still get people off their sofas and prise them away from their mobile phone screens if you make it fun enough Particularly parents Across our golf centres we provided hundreds of them with free outdoor entertainment for their children this summer and they embraced it Now we must follow up on this terrific start and work on persuading people to come back again and again and to take one day their first steps on the main golf course Not all activities were based at the golf centres Many Glendale Golf staff also gave free golf taster lessons in parks and community centres throughout August producing a wealth of individual success stories of all sizes during the group wide Festival Tilgate Forest GC golf professional Lea Cooper gave 90 free taster lessons in a single day in Tilgate Park while Edwalton GC s golf professional Mark Taylor persuaded over 100 complete newcomers to hit their first ever golf shots on a Lark In The Park day in Nottingham To find your nearest Glendale venue visit www glendalegolf co uk Stay up to date

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  • DOUGHERTY hits right notes in new ambassador roles - Golf News | Ski Magazine
    ambassador for Sky Sports Dougherty a three time European Tour winner and Sky Academy ambassador shot a creditable 70 on Thursday but made an early exit after a second round 77 on the Marquess Course His live link to the Sky Sports studio was just one of sever al broadcasting initiatives introduced by Sky including live masterclasses at the close of play on each of the first three days with players such as Ian Poulter and L ee Westwood Players were also interviewed in a special Sky Sports news hub within the spectator village giving the attending spectators rare close up access to the some of the world s top players Nick Dougherty is a brand ambassador for UK based equipment company Lynx Golf Dougherty has recently signed as an ambassador to UK based golf brand Lynx Golf whose CEO Steve Elford was delighted to see his new signing enjoying so much media exposure on a prime time golf channel Everyone at Lynx is excited to have been part of a broadcasting first as Nick s sponsor and it underlines our commitment as a brand to be innovative and forward thinking in everything we do he said Nick being mic d up by Sky and chatting through a round brought a really amazing element to how golf on TV can be improved to make it more modern exciting and accessible Anything that makes golf more accessible to people is a good thing for the game and at Lynx we believe Sky has found a formula with its coverage of the British Masters which has taken golf broadcasting to a new level In addition to Dougherty Lynx also has European Seniors Tour player Paul Eales LET legend Laura Davies LET player Lydia Hall on its books while Dougherty s wife well

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  • USA scrape home in Presidents Cup thriller - Golf News | Ski Magazine
    When Haas hit his bunker shot to five feet Bae took his hat off and shook Haas hand to end the closest match since the teams tied 17 17 in 2003 They played phenomenal golf and made us play phenomenal golf Jay Haas said It was pretty uncomfortable at times today but the guys stepped up and played amazing golf when they had to Earlier in the day the Internationals Louis Oosthuizen s eagled the last to earn a half point against Patrick Reed while Hideki Matsuyama made a birdie on the hole to earn a whole point against J B Holmes Bubba Watson missed a 4 footer for par and went from earning a full point for the US to winning a half point against Thongchai Jaidee And world No 1 Jordan Spieth won the first two holes against Marc Leishman and then fell into a tense match that turned in the Australian s favour when he won the 14th and 15th holes Leishman pulled off the 1 up win when he holed a 7 footer for birdie on the final hole The biggest turnaround on the 18 th came in the Chris Kirk Anirban Lahiri match Kirk earned a full point for the US by making a 15 footer for birdie and then watched as Lahiri missed his birdie from four feet It was a slightly less tense match for Phil Mickelson who beat Charl Schwartzel 5 4 during a week in which he won three matches and drew one It was an emotional week for me because I haven t played my best the past couple years said the left hander Jay wanted me on the team and he gave me the freedom to just be me Sometimes I say and do some dumb stuff and sometimes

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  • High noon deadline for Direct Golf - Golf News | Ski Magazine
    creditors while the company sought a way forward I am prepared to invest in the business by putting up personal security of 1 8 million and we have a letter of support from Sports Direct but nothing else said Andrew Now it s put up or shut up time We are trying to save the company with investment We need a cash investment to keep it going The whole thing is a farce Sports Direct are pledging support but have not given us an offer of some cash Andrew who also own golf brand John Letters couldn t say how much money the company needed or how long it had left without investment This is a plea to Sports Direct I want to save this business All the creditors are screaming for money The business cannot trade if we have no money to pay anybody Sports Direct must pledge more than just its support In its latest accounts covering the year to September 2014 sales at Direct Golf fell from 23 8m to 20 8m while pre tax profit dropped from 639 091 to 329 003 Sports Direct took a 25 equity stake in Direct Golf last July and provided funding to help it pitch into the European market The deal came two years after Direct Golf secured a 3 5m funding deal from the Royal Bank of Scotland The company which employs 180 staff has suspended sales of equipment on its website but is continuing to trade at its 20 stores in the UK which include shops in Tunbridge Wells Southampton and Reading The position for customers who have ordered and paid for goods online remains unclear One customer in Scotland who has ordered equipment worth 2 500 said it had not been delivered as promised Stay up to

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    are a non golfer picking up a club for the first time an existing player who wants to improve your game or a fanatic who wants to get inside the ropes and explore the secret world of the Tour Lab then we have something for you As well as offering activities for beginners and game improvement American Golf will also be holding a chipping challenge giving the chance to win the brand new Titleist Vokey wedge Stay up to date Share this story tweet Read Online Looking for back issues Subscribe FREE to the UK s most read Golf Newspaper latest golf news best travel deals latest competitions Join us now Featured News Interviews Bennett tees up golf academy at Manston 16 February 2016 Former European Tour professional Warren Bennett has opened his first golf academy in Kent with one simple aim to maker golfers Read More Grove to spruce up for British Masters 16 February 2016 The Grove has started work on a series of improvements and renovations to its Kyle Phillips designed course in preparation for hosting the Read More Heythrop Park to host new Challenge Tour event 8 February 2016 Heythrop Park Resort in Oxfordshire is to

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  • Dunhill delight for Olesen - Golf News | Ski Magazine
    a cheque for 708 171 which moved him up 99 places up the Race to Dubai from 124th to 25th into the top 75 in the world ranking and to the head of the European Ryder Cup points list It s been a very tough year and standing here with this trophy is unbelievable said Olesen To win over these three golf courses and finishing off especially on St Andrews is a great feeling Winning after the year I have makes this more personal and like I said before very emotional I would like to give a special thanks to my coach s family and friends and anyone who has been there I kept believing Florian Fritsch and Michael Ballack won the Pro Am team event The team event which matches a pro with a celebrity was won by the German duo of Florian Fritsch and football legend Michael Ballack with an overall score of 40 under par following a last round 62 on the Old Course at St Andrews The pair needed to birdie both the last two holes to get past Chris Wood and his amateur partner Mark Madden with 18 handicapper Ballack bagging a par for nett birdie at the last to seal the title Fritsch a 29 year old from Munich who turned professional in 2009 won an additional 50 000 said It s amazing I get to play golf with someone I have watched on television for pretty much all my life and I get to play with him on my own turf He s someone I have always looked up to as a footballer and as a great sportsman Ballack added As an amateur you just enjoy the moment here It s not about winning it s just about being part of a great tournament It was really special Footballers are used to playing in front of 50 000 60 000 people but this is different My hands were shaky out there but Florian saved me a few times when I had to pick up my ball and I did get more confident as we went on But this is a different kind of pressure to what I am used to in football Final Scores 270 T Olesen Den 68 66 65 71 272 C Stroud USA 68 66 70 68 B Koepka USA 72 69 64 67 273 C Wood Eng 71 72 65 65 B Wiesberger Aut 70 68 69 66 J Lagergren Swe 71 71 62 69 K Aphibarnrat Tha 75 63 66 69 B Hebert Fra 69 67 67 70 274 D Horsey Eng 72 70 64 68 D Drysdale Sco 68 72 66 68 S Cink USA 73 65 69 67 S Kjeldsen Den 65 72 69 68 275 J Morrison Eng 67 70 70 68 T Fleetwood Eng 70 71 67 67 F Aguilar Chi 67 73 67 68 P Hanson Swe 70 72 66 67 B Dredge Wal 73 63 68 71 J Donaldson Wal 69 65

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  • Dream Dunhill debut for Mullen and Dunne - Golf News | Ski Magazine
    America 16½ 9½ at Royal Lytham St Annes last month also started at Kingsbarns and the youngster took full advantage of the perfect scoring conditions to notch eight birdies and an eagle to join Dunne and Swede Kristoffer Broberg who was playing at St Andrews on eight under par Over at Carnoustie traditionally the hardest of the trio of courses Scotland s Marc Warren continued his solid season to post a four under par 68 the same score as Martin Kaymer and Graeme McDowell Actor Jamie Dornan eagled the 18th at St Andrews At St Andrews the cheers also rang out for film star Jamie Dornan who dramatically eagled the 18th on the Old Course Playing with American professional Peter Uihlein in the Team Championship Dornan rolled in a 30 foot putt for the eagle two and said That s up there as one of the most amazing feelings of my life Whatever your standard you have your moments in golf when you play a great shot but it s usually on some dirt track of a course To do that here at St Andrews on the 18th well that s the closest I am going to get to winning the Open Dornan from Holywood the same town in Northern Ireland as Rory McIlroy said It s a shame Rory wasn t here to see that but I ll be texting him to let him know Dornan and Uihlein are eight under in the team championship five shots behnd the leaders He said I ve got tickets to watch Ireland play Italy in the Rugby World Cup on Sunday but I d swap those to get to play here again on the final day especially if I could eagle the 18th again to win the team tournament Pics Getty Images

    Original URL path: http://www.golfnews.co.uk/news/dream-dunhill-debut-for-mullen-and-dunne/ (2016-02-17)
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