LPGA Tour

The Evian Championship has moved to improve travel schedules for LPGA Tour players

All of the tournament rescheduling announcements lately have been due to COVID-19, but not this one.
PGA Tour

PGA Tour offering cash advances to players ranked 1-150 in the FedEx Cup standings

Amid the ongoing hiatus due to the coronavirus pandemic, the PGA Tour informed its members that players currently ranked 1-150 in the FedEx Cup standings are entitled to receive a cash advance.
Golf 101

Did you know: How the golf term “birdie” came to be

Golfers around the world have Scotland to thank for inventing this great game, but the term “birdie” is actually an all-American term.
Masters Rewatch

An iconic Tiger Woods shot, a surprisingly good duel, and a shocking near-collapse made the 2005 Masters an instant classic

Everyone remembers the chip. That delicate, dangerous thing of beauty that spent far more time travelling backwards than forward before breaking to a stop, and then, somehow...
Golf 101

Did you know: Why does a golf course have 18 holes?

In the beginning, there was St. Andrews. And this old course that is most appropriately named THE Old Course had 18 holes. Well, near the beginning it had 18 holes, that is.
Coronavirus + Golf

With golf on hold, tour pros and their support teams are slowly adapting to the new norm

It has been almost two weeks since the Players Championship was cancelled after the first round and subsequent tournaments followed suit. So what happens when the music stops?
Brandel's latest take

Brandel Chamblee’s latest inflammatory comments lead to pointed responses from top teachers

If Brandel Chamblee was looking for an outlet to relieve some of his virus-induced social isolation this week, he found it.
The Gulf Club

Download the April issue of Golf Digest Middle East for FREE!

From today, you can download the online version of Golf Digest Middle East's April edition FREE.
Keeping Busy

European Tour pro imitates Tiger Woods and other golfers, is your new quarantine MVP

Now a veteran European Tour pro has joined the budding golf impersonations genre and emerged as a much-needed source of entertainment and levity during this Coronavirus pandemic.
Cooped Up

Distract yourself with the best quarantine-themed golf trick shots we’ve seen (so far)

Perhaps the most fascinating thing about the coronavirus and its resultant quarantine, is the brand new subset of societal cliques it has given rise to.
Memories

Former Euro Tour pro tells hilarious story about one of the worst rounds of his career

As Phil Mickelson's "Phireside with Phil" chats have proven, professional golfers can be great storytellers. To the surprise of no one, the European Tour pros are some of the best.
News & Tours

Mini-tour legend wins from nine shots back thanks to birthday 59—and there’s even video to prove it

PGA Tour fans will be consumed with Tiger Woods' chase of a record-breaking 83rd win whenever the season resumes following the Coronavirus outbreak. In the meantime, a mini-tour legend continues to pile up wins at an even faster clip.
The Best of Golf Digest

PETER THOMSON: Looking for golf courses my grandmother would love

This is a new series on the 70th anniversary of Golf Digest commemorating the best literature we’ve ever published.
Photo Essay

A photographer’s look at an empty Augusta National has extra meaning now

Daybreak at The Masters.
PGA Tour

9 high-profile players who have work to do when the PGA Tour season resumes

Let’s presume that things around the country get better, the PGA Tour starts again in May and that the FedEx Cup Playoffs will be played in some fashion in 2020.
Coronavirus + Golf

Pete Cowen, who oversees a number of golf academies in Dubai, believes he’s stricken with coronavirus

Pete Cowen, the golf coach who counts Brooks Koepka, Gary Woodland, Henrik Stenson and Graeme McDowell among his pupils and has a number of academies in Dubai, believes that he has contracted the coronavirus after falling ill last week .
The Best of Golf Digest

The last days of Bobby Jones

The first in a series of classic stories in Golf Digest looks at a declining Bobby Jones at the end of his life and the enduring relationship he had with the author.
News

IOC official says 2020 Tokyo Olympics will be postponed

The phrase, "It's a fluid situation," has emerged as the unofficial motto of sports leagues throughout the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.