Chris Kirk carded an eagle on the final hole to secure his spot at the top of the leaderboard after the first day of play at the RSM Classic in Sea Island.
Bernd Wiesberger fired an opening round of 67 to take a one-shot lead into day two of the Nedbank Golf Challenge hosted by Gary Player.
On the Japan leg of his Asia tour, US President Donald Trump played a round of golf with Japan’s Prime Minister, Shinzo Abe, and Japanese golfer, Hideki Matsuyama, before posting a video clip of one of his shots to Twitter.
Conservation organisations have lodged a joint objection to a proposed luxury golf course development, warning it would damage an internationally important wildlife site.
Plans to build twenty luxury lodges on a country golfing estate could bring in £300,000 to the local economy.
Scottish Golf has dropped plans to vote on its controversial new strategy in December and will “extend a period of consultation” until March.
Sporting success is all relative, so when Jamie Donaldson managed to simply retain his European Tour card for next season he celebrated it as he might have done a tournament win.
Tommy Fleetwood admitted to being pleasantly surprised by his form after shooting a Carnoustie course-record 63 on Friday to claim a share of the halfway lead.
PICTURES: Actor Jamie Dornan and boxer Wladimir Klitschko among celebs to join golf stars in St Andrews and Carnoustie
Former world heavyweight boxing champion Wladimir Klitschko, actor Jamie Dornan and Baywatch star Kelly Rohrbach have joined the likes of Rory McIlroy for the Alfred Dunhill Links Championship.
Lewis Hamilton was rubbing shoulders with his fellows in the upper echelons of the sporting world today, as he went for a spot of golf with basketball player Stephen Curry.