Category Archives: Golf News UK

Højgaard wins playoff to claim UK Championship at The Belfry

Danish teenager Rasmus Højgaard won the ISPS HANDA UK Championship after edging out South Africa’s Justin Walters in a play-off at The Belfry. On a dramatic final day at famous Warwickshire venue, the 19-year-old from Denmark came from five strokes back to finish level with Walters on 14 under par. When the contest went to extra holes, Højgaard […]

Fuller edged out by Krauter in tight Women’s Amateur Final

Surrey’s Annabell Fuller missed the chance to grab the biggest victory of her career when narrowly losing to Germany’s Aline Krauter in the final of the 117th Women’s Amateur Championship held at West Lancashire Golf Club. Fuller, 18, from The Roehampton Club, was three up after just four holes in the 18-hole final, and looked […]

Xanh wins weather-shortened English Girls Stroke Play

Davina Xanh from Mendip Spring Golf Club in Bristol captured the English Girls’ Open Amateur Stroke Play title after winning a dramatic play-off against Surrey’s Abbi Rowlands at Sandy Lodge Golf Club in Hertfordshire. With rain wiping out the first round on Tuesday, the tournament had already been reduced from 72 to 54 holes ahead […]

LINDSAY LEADS QUALIFIERS AT AMATEUR CHAMPIONSHIP

Scottish teenager Ruben Lindsay claimed the top spot in stroke play qualifying at the 125th Amateur Championship at Royal Birkdale in Lancashire. The 16-year-old finished top of the 64 players and ties who progressed to the match play stage, after one round of stroke play qualifying with yesterday’s round abandoned due to bad weather. Recording […]