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Berkhamsted’s Hannah Screen was the leading qualifier in the British Women’s Amateur Championship at Royal County Down after shooting scores of 69 and 70 to lead on seven-under, with only three players under par. Picture by The R&A / GETTY IMAGES

Screen storms to the top seed spot in British Women’s Amateur Championship

HERTFORDSHIRE’S Hannah Screen finished as the leading qualifier for the matchplay stage of the 116th Women’s Amateur Championship at Royal County Down. Following the second round of strokeplay qualifying, the joint overnight leader added a three-under-par round of 70 for a seven-under-par total of 139, on an overcast and breezy day in Northern Ireland. From […]

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The Made in Denmark is still played as a conventional 72-hole strokeplay, but features radical featuresdsuch as the 14th tee which the players – including Lee Westwood (above) approached by walking through a beer tent accompanied by loud music. Picture by GETTY IMAGES

Pelley questions if it is time for an innovation swing?

By European Tour Chief Executive KEITH PELLEY AN interesting discussion developed at our headquarters the other day about whether our current stretch of European Tour events – Made in Denmark, the Belgian Knockout and this week’s GolfSixes Cascais – should form an official ‘Innovation Swing’. It is debate not without merit. The golfing calendar is […]

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Paul Dunne and Gavin Moynihan (left) are looking forward to defending their GolfSixes title at Oitavas Dunes, in Portugal, but face strong competition from a string of Ryder Cup players. Picture by GETTY IMAGES

Ireland to defend GolfSixes title but Germany’s LET stars aiming to make their mark

PAUL Dunne and Gavin Moynihan will tee off their title defence for Team Ireland at the GolfSixes Cascais today (Friday). They will be up against an England Women’s team featuring Ladies European Tour stars Meghan MacLaren and Florentyna Parker, as the innovative event makes its first appearance on continental European soil. The Portuguese coastal region […]

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Bradford Captain Dr John Thompson presents the Hawksworth Trophy to 2019 winner Phil Tomkinson.

Sweet Success Again For Phil With Hawksworth Trophy Triumph

Sweet Success Again For Phil With Hawksworth Trophy Triumph   Phil Tomkinson from Otley Golf Club tasted success again when winning the prestigious Hawksworth Trophy, a 36-hole stroke play competition for leading amateur golfers from across the north of England, 5 years after his previous win. A high-quality field of players faced challenging conditions with […]

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