Robin Barwick

As Danny Willett approached the closing stretch of the 2016 Masters he trailed defending champion Jordan Spieth by five shots. Spieth – the third-round leader who had led the Masters…

There are two players ahead of Bernhard Langer on the 2016 Masters leaderboard after three rounds: Americans Jordan Spieth and Smiley Kaufman. Spieth is 22, Kaufman is 24. Their combined…

Bernhard Langer has done it again. Not only has he already played more Masters rounds than any other European player – and adding to his record today and tomorrow at…

As amateur Bryson DeChambeau begins what could be a great Masters career this week, so a chapter that has certainly been great came to an end, as Tom Watson bowed out…

Poor Ernie Els. His 2016 Masters was going along fine until he putted on the first green of the first round. Then his challenge crashed mercilessly around his feet. Els,…

This morning in the Augusta Chronicle columnist Scott Michaux wrote: “Time to reactivate Arnie’s Army”. It was part rallying cry and part a reflection of the palpable sense of devotion…

Believe it or not, it was almost 20 years ago that Tiger Woods turned pro, in 1996. When Woods won his first, fist-pumped Masters title in 1997 at the age…

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It happened more in the past than it does today, but many of the world’s greatest players, many of the past Masters champions, came into golf by caddying. Gene Sarazen…

For the second time, Rory McIlroy has arrived at Augusta National in an attempt to complete the career Grand Slam. He won the U.S. Open in 2011, the PGA Championship…

The Masters celebrates its past victors like no other tournament. More than the first major of the year, the Masters is also a mark of golfing longevity, so it is…

The 12-month qualification campaign for the 2016 European Ryder Cup team is only a month old – it has barely begun – yet each tournament is laced with added significance…

Michael Ballack, the former captain of Germany’s national football team, and Florian Fritsch, the German European Tour golfer, won the pro-am team title at the 2015 Alfred Dunhill Links Championship…

It is going to be a united family effort at the 2015 Alfred Dunhill Links Championship from the Kaymers this week, as Martin Kaymer looks to claim his first win…

For every victory celebration in sport there is also the vanquished, the ones left to rue the turn of events. While Sweden’s Rikard Karlberg celebrated his maiden win on the…

Lucas Bjerregaard from Denmark and Sweden’s Jens Fahrbring were among the early starters to take advantage of a beautiful morning at Golf Club Milano in the second round of the…

Belgium’s Nicolas Colsaerts posted eight birdies in a row yesterday to set-up a first-round lead in the 2015 Italian Open at Golf Club Milano. Colsaerts ultimately signed for an immaculate…

As Martin Kaymer searches for a strong finish to the 2015 season, the German golfer brings the highest World Ranking to this week’s Italian Open field. Opportunity awaits for world…

Rory McIlroy completed his fourth round under par today at the 2105 USPGA Championship. Scores of 71-71-68-69 left the Northern Irishman on 279m, nine under par for the tournament, and…

Brian Gaffney has forged a rich line of stories to tell his members and customers from behind the pro shop till and on the range next week at Quaker Ridge…