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Daily Archives: August 8, 2018

Ashleigh wins England's ‘most improved’ title

7 August 2018 Ashleigh wins England’s ‘most improved’ title Northamptonshire girls’ champion Ashleigh Critchley has won the national final of the Abraham Trophy and the title of England’s most improved girl golfer.  Ashleigh, a four handicapper, shot two-under par gross in the final at Lyme Regis Golf Club, Dorset, and a winning net score of six-under 68.  This was Ashleigh’s ...

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Relive Tiger Woods' 2007 PGA Championship, the 13th of his 14 major wins

The heat the players will face in Missouri this week for the PGA Championship don’t compare to the triple-digit temperatures from the 2007 edition at Southern Hills Country Club in Tulsa, Oklahoma.  Tiger Woods was six strokes off the lead after the opening round, but took control of the tournament with a 63 on Friday to move into first place ...

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Hocknull eyes Day, Scott supergroup

Twenty-five years after becoming the first graduate to earn a full US college scholarship, Craig Hocknull is hoping to lean on fellow Kooralbyn International alumni Adam Scott and Jason Day as he makes his major debut at this week’s US PGA Championship at Bellerive Country Club in Missouri. While the usual names of Scott, Day, Marc Leishman and Cameron Smith ...

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English players charge in pursuit of Finland's Kerttu

8 August 2018 English players charge in pursuit of Finland’s Kerttu Finland’s Kerttu Hiltunen holds a three-shot lead at the halfway stage of the English U16 girls’ championship at Lyme Regis Golf Club – but English players are staging a strong charge to catch her.  It’s led by Northumberland’s Jess Baker (Gosforth Park Ladies) who shot her best ever round ...

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Teenager Wague joins Barcelona after impressive World Cup

MADRID (AP) — Barcelona has signed teenager Moussa Wague after impressing with Senegal at the World Cup. Barcelona says it paid Belgian club Eupen 5 million euros ($ 5.8 million) for the 19-year-old fullback. Wague signed a five-year contract, which includes a 100 million euro ($ 115.8 million) release clause. Wague played in all three of Senegal’s matches at the ...

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