Annika Sorenstam (L) poses with Jack and Barbara Nicklaus following the memorial induction ceremony prior to the Memorial Tournament  at Muirfield Village Golf Club  in Dublin, Ohio. Photograph: Sam Greenwood/Getty Images

There were some exceptional moments last week in Muirfield Village golf club in Dublin Ohio at the Memorial tournament. In recent history it is the(...)

Caddie Ian McGregor: “Farewell Mac . . .  You left too soon but touched the tour with your raconteuring and camaraderie.”

Santo da Serra, 2,000 feet above sea level on terrain that would challenge the most balanced of goats, was where one of the European Tour’s veteran ca(...)

Graeme McDowell watches his shot from a bunker on the third green during a practice round for The Players championship at TPC Sawgrass in Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida. Photograph: John Rouxa/PA

I saw that look in my fellow traveller’s eye last Monday when I told him my final destination was Jacksonville, Florida. Or more specifically the TPC (...)

Matt Kuchar celebrates on the 18th green on his way to victory in the  RBC Heritage at Harbour Town Golf Links  in Hilton Head Island, South Carolina. Photograph:  Maddie Meyer/Getty Images

It seems to be a good time for the idiosyncratic golfer in the United States. We have just enjoyed a festival of the individual on the PGA Tour(...)

Ernie Els  during the CIMB Classic at Kuala Lumpur Golf and Country Club.

We almost got a tournament finished without a rain delay for what seemed like the first time all year on the PGA Tour. Ironically it was in the thunde(...)

Rory McIlroy plays out of a bunker on the 14th hole yesterdsay during the Pro-Am event at Lake Malaren Golf Club in Shanghai, China, where the European Tour kick-off their end-of-season mini-series today with the BMW
Masters tournament. Photograph: Matthew Lewis/Bongarts/Getty Images

It’s the serious travelling time of the year again. Any of you following the salvage mission of Peter Lawrie dragging himself from Iberia to Australia(...)

It’s one thing for Rory McIlroy to be competing on a equal footing in his early 20s as a talented golfer, but it’s another skill entirely thrashing out a deal at a negotiating table. Photograph: Lee Jin-man/AP Photo

Not many amongst us have not felt we were underpaid at some stage of our working lives. Likewise we have all experienced the feeling of being overchar(...)

International team-mates Ernie Els and Brendon de Jonge shake hands with US team-mates Tiger Woods and Matt Kuchar after winning 1-up at the Presidents Cup at Muirfield Village, Dublin, Ohio. Photograph:  Reuters

If you have been involved with a few of these team exhibitions in the past you could easily be hardened to the whole concept of “team” in an individua(...)

Caddy Colin Byrne with Ernie Els of South Africa  during the final round of the Alfred Dunhill Links Championship on the Old Course, at St Andrews last weekend. Photograph: Photograph:  Andrew Redington/Getty Images

Playing in the Dunhill Links Championship last week was probably the ideal warm-up for the Team Challenge this week in Jack Nicklaus’s domain at Muirf(...)

Sweden’s Henrik Stenson with the trophies after winning the Tour Championship and FedEx Cup at East Lake Golf Club, in Atlanta. Photograph: AP Photo

Henrik Stenson seemed to be challenged for a brief period on the back nine last Sunday in East Lake, Atlanta, at the final Fed-Ex Cup play-off event. (...)