Callum Macaulay’s “positive but realistic” decision to give up professional golf has allowed him to recover his enjoyment of the game as he reached the last 16 of the Scottish Amateur Championship at Crail.
Playing against Russia “almost feels like my World Cup Final” says Scotland centre Pete Horne.
Finn Russell may be among the more experienced members of the Scotland squad going into the Rugby World Cup but if you think that maturity will cause him to go to a more conservative style…think again.
Rory McIlroy’s 2019 season, by any judgement, has been one of remarkable success.
Russell Knox never thought he’d get the prize draw for the first two rounds he got at Carnoustie a year ago at Royal Portrush this year – he got Bernd Weisberger and Haotong Li in the end – but it hasn’t dulled any in his memory.
Calling it the “Slow-heim” Cup might do this superb event no favours but there was no question pace of play was a significant issue throughout the first day at Gleneagles.
"It just doesn’t feel right" appears to be the most significant argument one hears about golf’s new, quick-hit, four-month “high-season”.
He quite properly got a heroes’ welcome for a heroic effort when he came up the 18th as the clock ticked past 8pm. But there was to be no happy ending to the saga for Rory McIlroy at Royal Portrush.
This week marks the 33rd successive year the Scottish Open, currently sponsored by Aberdeen Standard Investments, has been staged in the prime slot of the European Tour schedule.
Scotland in Japan: Hamish Watson out of World Cup and Ali Price a doubt as Scots reel from opening defeat
Hamish Watson is out of the Rugby World Cup and AI Price is a significant doubt for the second pool game against Samoa as Scotland’s campaign went from bad to worse yesterday.