A band of Wirral golfers working in the professional game say they owe their successful careers to the peninsula’s courses that were recently under threat of closure. Arrowe Park, Brackenwood and The Warren were all at risk as Wirral Council looked to address a £16.5m budget deficit.
Former Pro Tour Golf Caddy Mark Steers believes that he was lucky enough to be work in the best times for the sport.
After a long period with mostly all local sports being put on hold, normal service looks to be resuming this summer. A lot of people will be extremely excited to get back to playing their respective sports. However, here...
Tommy Fleetwood birdied the 18th hole to earn a dramatic tie in his first group game of the WGC Dell Technologies Matchplay, against South Korean Si Woo Kim. The Southpor-born golfer landed a 41-yard approach shot just ten feet from the hole, to set up the birdie finish.
Tommy Fleetwood failed to make the cut at this weekend’s Player’s Championship with Justin Thomas the eventual winner. Fleetwood went into the tournament having finished T10 shooting -3 par at the Arnold Palmer Invitational just last week.
Tommy Fleetwood will be aiming to go a step further and claim his first PGA Tour win when he competes in The Players Championship at Sawgrass later today. The tournament which has been dubbed 'golf's fifth major' was postponed in 2020 due to the Covid-19 pandemic.
Southport's Tommy Fleetwood was in contention going into the final round of the Arnold Palmer Invitational yesterday, but another Sunday blip scuppered any chances he had of claiming his first PGA Tour win.
Golf is a notoriously difficult sport. Any number of factors on a given day can affect performance levels. The margin for error for long drive competitors is even slimmer. This is not something that fazes Merseyside's Greg Harvey, as reporter Luke Reid finds out.
Southport golfer Tommy Fleetwood is in action once again this week as the PGA Tour rolls into Bay Hill for the Arnold Palmer Invitational.
Southport born Tommy Fleetwood carded a final round two-over par 75 to finish tied 44th in the WGC-Workday Championship. Tiger Tribute The golf was not nearly as important as the tribute to Tiger Woods, following his horrific car crash last week...