• EPGA Luke Donald named European Ryder Cup captain

    Englishman Luke Donald has replaced LIV Golf Series defector Henrik Stenson as captain of Team Europe for the 2023 Ryder Cup. The Ryder Cup Europe Twitter account made the widely expected announcement on Monday. We're delighted to announce @LukeDonald as 2023 European Ryder Cup Captain ???? pic.twitter.com/76P9F8Cl10 — Ryder Cup Europe (@RyderCupEurope) August 1, 2022 […]

  • EPGA Report: Luke Donald to be named European Ryder Cup captain

    Englishman Luke Donald will reportedly be named captain of the 2023 European Ryder Cup team, replacing LIV Golf Series defector Henrik Stenson of Sweden. Stenson was stripped of his captaincy last week after he opted to jump to the lucrative but controversial Saudi-funded rival of the PGA Tour and DP World Tour. Donald, 44, is […]

  • EPGA Report: Sergio Garcia changes mind on resigning from DP World Tour

    Sergio Garcia is holding off on resigning from the DP World Tour, one week after he said he would leave because he was “not feeling loved.” The Spaniard was one of the first high-profile names to join the LIV Golf Invitational Series. The PGA Tour has indefinitely suspended members who played without permission on the […]

  • EPGA Rory McIlroy commits to BMW PGA Championship at Wentworth

    World No. 3 Rory McIlroy committed Friday to play in September’s BMW PGA Championship at Wentworth Club in Surrey, England. The Northern Ireland star won the flagship DP World Tour event in 2014 but skipped the tournament each of the past two years. “I look forward to competing again at the BMW PGA Championship,” said […]

  • EPGA Thomas Bjorn odds-on favorite for Ryder Cup captaincy

    Thomas Bjorn is the odds-on favorite to lead Team Europe in next year’s Ryder Cup after Henrik Stenson was stripped of the captaincy Wednesday. Bjorn captained Team Europe to its most recent victory in the event in 2018 and has been highly critical of players bolting for the rebel LIV Golf tour. He was installed […]

  • EPGA Report: Henrik Stenson to join LIV, be stripped of Ryder Cup captaincy

    Swedish golfer Henrik Stenson is planning to make the jump to the LIV Golf Invitational Series and lose his 2023 Ryder Cup captaincy in the process, Sky Sports reported Monday. Stenson, 46, was named the captain for Team Europe earlier this year for the 2023 competition in Rome. At the time, he described the distinction […]

  • EPGA The Open winner to receive record $2.5M prize

    The winner of next week’s 150th Open Championship at St. Andrews will receive a record $2.5 million, tournament organizers announced. That is up from the $2.07 million collected by last year’s Claret Jug winner Collin Morikawa. The total prize pool for this year’s major is $14 million, a 22 percent increase from 2021 and a […]

  • EPGA Xander Schauffele stays hot, wins pro-am in Ireland

    Xander Schauffele shot a 2-under-par 70 Tuesday to win an Open Championship tune-up in Ireland. Schauffele’s two-round score of 10 under was enough to win the JP McManus Pro-Am at Adare Manor Hotel & Golf Resort in County Limerick. The event benefits charities in Ireland and gives players a chance to get acclimated to Europe […]

  • EPGA Tiger Woods shoots 77 to open pro-am in Ireland

    After sitting out last month’s U.S. Open, Tiger Woods was back playing competitive golf Monday, tuning up for the Open Championship at a pro-am event in Ireland. Woods shot a 5-over-par 77 in the first round of the two-day JP McManus Pro-Am at Adare Manor Hotel & Golf Resort in County Limerick. The highlight of […]

  • EPGA Report: Scottish Open bans LIV golfers

    Golfers on the LIV Golf Invitational Series will not be permitted to compete next month at the Scottish Open, according to a report by the (London) Telegraph on Thursday. The July 7-10 event at the Renaissance Club in North Berwick, Scotland, is a key warmup for the Open Championship, scheduled for July 14-17 at St. […]

  • Report: Greg Norman denied special exemption into The Open

    The R&A rejected a request by Greg Norman to play at the 150th Open Championship this July at St Andrews, Australian Golf Digest reported Friday. The governing body that oversees the Open stood by its requirements that past champions must be 60 years old or younger or have won the Open in the previous 10 […]

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