The Open at Portrush will attract the second-biggest crowd in the championship’s history with 237,750 attending, and the R&A are “respectful guests” of them and the Northern Irish town, said chief executive Martin Slumbers.
For the traditional Swilcan Bridge trophy pictures the organisers missed a trick by not getting Victor Perez to sit on a bucket.
The Aberdeen Standard Investments Scottish Open is likely to be back at The Renaissance Club for a second successive year in 2020, with any faults at the venue “easily solvable”, according to ASI chairman Martin Gilbert.
Justin Thomas has been looking for ways to get match-ready for next week’s Open Championship, and he figured his method of coming to the Aberdeen Standard Investments Scottish Open beats Tiger Woods’ solution.
Robert MacIntyre’s brilliant finish in the Betfred British Masters proves that he’s ready to take the next step, believes tournament host and Ryder Cup hero Tommy Fleetwood.
With Calum Hill’s primary goal for the season boxed off during a glorious summer, the Kinross golfer has a free hit at this week’s Alfred Dunhill Links Championship.
Scotland’s 2018 European Tour season, as we detailed a year ago at this time, was pretty much a disaster narrowly avoided.
Longniddry’s David Rudd likes to think of himself as a bit of a Crail specialist and the 19-year-old certainly confirmed that on the opening day of the Scottish Amateur Championship at the Fife links yesterday.
It’s the second week in April, and the sights and sounds filling our senses are reassuringly familiar as ever.
The rather unloved, sometimes even largely unnoticed PGA Championship has moved to May, and regular T2G readers will know we think this is an all-round good thing.