The US PGA Tour has published plans to play the first four tournaments of a revised 2020 schedule in June, without any spectators, but with an abundance of testing kits. Is this the right way to deploy a valuable medical resource? Continue reading
The JP McManus Pro-Am scheduled to take place in July has been rescheduled to take place one year later. Continue reading
It will look different and we don’t know how the blooming schedule of the famous Azalea and Magnolias can be re-engineered but a new date has been set for the US Masters to take place between November 12th and 15th. … Continue reading
There will be no Open Championship in 2020. The R&A who run the only Major Golf Championship to take place outside the United States, made the announcement today that rather than postpone and seek to rearrange that the next Open will take place at Royal St George’s in 2021. Continue reading
Confirmation came yesterday afternoon that the Dubai Duty Free Irish Open due to be played at Mount Juliet in May has been postponed due to the continuing threat posed by the spread of Coronavirus (COVID-19). Continue reading
There may be another blank weekend as regards live sporting action but Virgin Media will be bridging the gap a little with ‘Teed Up: Northern Ireland’s Golfing Revolution’, a look back at the impact of an extraordinary last ten years for golf in Northern Ireland.
The Golfing Union of Ireland and the Irish Ladies Golf Union have called on all clubs across the island of Ireland to close their gates in support of the latest Government requests and restrictions on social engagement.
The Dubai Duty Free Irish Open is next in line for the European Tour to make a call on with the Made in Denmark Danish Open having been postponed yesterday and mount Juliet announcing the temporary closure of the hotel. Continue reading
Golf is one of the few sports that as of now is continuing to remain ‘open’ for players to take part at their local clubs. Yesterday afternoon the GUI and the ILGU issued an updated joint statement with regard to this continued level of activity.
On a daily basis, we will update from around the sporting world on what is happening to events that have always held an important part in our calendars of life. Continue reading