Almanac Golf – LIV Adelaide: The start of something even bigger for the latest rival tour?

Joseph Ryan gives his take on the Saudi-backed LIV Golf coming soon to Adelaide. With the Australian Golf industry steering away from high level competitions and following in the direction more for tourism and the neglect by the PGA to top it off, it should be an exciting disruption for Australian golf fans to capitalise on in what would be likely the best golf event organised in Australia to date. Read more on what Joseph has to say!

Almanac Golf: Australia’s Greatest Golfer – Walter J Travis?

Many a treasure can be discovered on a billiard room’s library shelves in a historic property as Peter Baulderstone recently found on a trip to the Clare Valley in SA. This chance encounter changed Peter’s opinion of who is Australia’s greatest golfer.

Almanac Golf: PGA Golf Championship Preview and the Rise of Quality Independent Journalism

Peter Baulderstone offers some thoughts on the US PGA, one of the four majors, which is being played at Kiawah Island in South Carolina, and also offers some thoughts on the state of fresh golf journalism.

Almanac Book Extract: ‘The Golf Courses of Vern Morcom’ – Toby Cumming

Toby Cumming’s latest book ‘The golf courses of Vern Morcom’ is an insightful look into the many different holes and greens shaped by the course architect. Enjoy an excerpt from the book, where Toby discusses a course comprised of Morcom’s best holes.


Peter Baulderstone, who is happy for it to be 1980 again in Perth, muses on leaving professional sport behind. Or did it leave him?

Why does sandpaper hurt so much?

Peter Baulderstone muses about the place of sport in our individual and collective consciousnesses. How are sports different from each other? Is there an ongoing meaning of sport in our lives that explains just why sandpaper hurts so much?

Almanac Golf – Golf Capital: Double Bryson, Wallace’s win not enough

Hamish Neal provides another comprehensive look at the week in world golf.

Alamanac Golf: Jarrod Lyle. He is a winner, and an inspiration.

With the sad news this week the Jarrod Lyle has now been placed into palliative care, Hamish Neal’s regular golf column is on hold as he reflects on Lyle and life.

Almanac Golf: Golf Capital – Big weekend for Cameron Smith’s, Tiger’s return.

@hamishneal   A collection of golf news, thoughts and notes from the week which saw Queensland’s Cameron Smith win on the Gold Coast, Dylan Frittelli won in Mauritius plus Rickie Fowler stormed home to secure the Hero World Challenge title beating 17 other players, including Tiger Woods, convincingly.   Opening drive After three consecutive top [Read more]

Almanac Golf: Golf Capital – Double playoff golf plus Scotland’s major for 2017

Get your golf news fix with Hamish Neal’s comprehensive coverage from the latest events around the world.

Almanac Golf: Golf Capital – Olympia glory for Kang as Fleetwood wins in France

Hamish Neal has all the latest golfing news covered including American Danielle Kang claiming her first major, Tommy Fleetwood rising to number 15 in the rankings and Kyle Stanley broke a five-year title drought.

Almanac Golf: Golf Capital – Tiger’s done, Lexi’s law and team golf time!

A collection of golf news, notes and thoughts from the week across the globe covering Tiger Woods’ fitness issues, a format revamp for the PGA Tour’s event this weekend plus the ‘Lexi Thompson rule’

Almanac Golf: Golf Capital – Tricky Bryan wins plus a new golf movie

Hamish Neal, as always, covers the world of golf from all angles. Will new golf movie “Tommy’s Honour” match “Caddyshack” and “Happy Gilmore” at the box office??

Almanac Golf: Golf Capital – At last for Garcia

Hamish Neal with the latest on world golf – and there is much to write about, after another dramatic US Masters.

Almanac Golf: Golf Capital – Lexi’s Penalty and Masters Time

Hamish Neal fills us in on the last week of golf, including So Yeon Ryu’s Ana Inspiration victory and a place in the Masters for Russel Henley.

Almanac Golf: Golf Capital – DJ wins again plus the first majors of 2017

@hamishneal   A collection of golf news, notes, and thoughts from the week as Dustin Johnson continues to dominate with the first majors of 2017 for the women and men in the coming fortnight.   Opening drive: Johnson’s triumph, his third for 2017, came with the world number one seeing off Spaniard Jon Rahm to [Read more]

Almanac Golf – Golf Capital: Hendry and SSP win their ‘majors’, Hadwin seals PGA triumph

A collection of golf news, notes and thoughts from the week across the globe covering Adam Hadwin’s maiden PGA Tour title and Michael Hendry winning the Brodie Breeze Trohpy for claiming victory in the New Zealand Open.

Almanac Golf: Golf Capital – Tommy terrific in Abu Dhabi, Tiger heads to San Diego

Hamish Neal’s weekly worldwide golf wrap, including the return for 2017 of the LPGA Tour.

Almanac Golf: Golf Capital – Thomas and Matsuyama go 1-2 again, European Tour set to return for 2017

Hamish Neal wraps up all of last week’s happenings on the golf circuit.

Almanac Golf: Golf capital – Matsuyama wins WGC event as Gribble grabs first PGA triumph

Hamish Neal’s golf report.