2008

  • FREE David Leadbetter Faults & Fixes dvd worth £14.99

    Written by TG Staff Writer on Tuesday, 4 November 2008

    FREE David Leadbetter Faults & Fixes dvd worth £14.99!*   * Simply pay £2.50 p&p to receive your dvd.   Legendary coach David Leadbetter and Major champion Nick Price combine to offer a unique perspective on mastering the game of golf in Faults and Fixes. Part of Leadbetter’s eight-set DVD series -which is available for just £49.99 (so anyone ordering...

  • Hot tips for Fantasy League

    Written by Kit Alexander on Monday, 3 November 2008

    The Winter Fantasy League is finally upon us and everyone will be keen to get a fast start in the hunt for the £10,000 prize pool, but which players are going to be the big-performers at this week's HSBC Champions? Each week I'm going to be picking out six stars with the potential to score big so without any more further ado...

  • Fantasy League is coming... Are you ready?

    Written by Kit Alexander on Friday, 31 October 2008

    There's less than a week to go until the first events of the TG winter fantasy league, the HSBC Champions. The Shaghai event, also the first of the money-spinning Race to Dubai, tees off on 6 November, but make sure you pick your team before 11.30pm on Wednesday 5 November to allow for the time difference. You'll have a star-studded field to...

  • Shot Shaping Golf Tips

    Written by TG Instruction Editor on Thursday, 30 October 2008

    Our TG Instruction Editor has hand picked out a few great golf tips to help improve your shot shaping skills...

  • John Daly found drunk outside Hooters

    Written by Kit Alexander on Thursday, 30 October 2008

    Two-time Major champion John Daly spent a night in police custody after being found drunk outside a Hooters restaurant in North Carolina. Police Lieutenant Tyrone Phelps revelead that Daly was held at the Forsyth County Jail early Sunday morning to sober up. According to a local newspaper, paramedics went to a Hooters restaurant at 1am after receiving a report that Daly had passed out...

  • seve improving after third op

    Written by Golf World staff writer on Wednesday, 29 October 2008

    Seve Ballesteros' condition has improved since he underwent a third operation on a brain tumour, according to the hospital treating him. The Spanish golfer is recovering in Madrid's La Paz hospital after surgery on Friday. The operation, to alleviate pressure on the brain caused by an edema and to eliminate the remainder of the tumour tissues, followed two earlier procedures to remove...

  • todays golfer christmas subscription

    Written by TG Editor on Wednesday, 29 October 2008

    Christmas may be a time for giving but it has also become a day for receiving piles of useless, unwanted presents! You know the score. That cousin who only darkens your door when the festive season rears its ugly head pops a gift wrapped present round to share a cup of hot Cocoa and bore you to death with...

  • Fantasy League Poster

    Written by TG Staff Writer on Tuesday, 28 October 2008

    The Today's Golfer Fantasy league is one of the biggest online golf events of the year and many of you will have been contacted by us about taking part. If you want to get your golf club involved in the battle to win our inaugral County Championship match then please download the poster below and stick it up in...

  • How did this ball finish here?

    Written by Kit Alexander on Tuesday, 28 October 2008

    An unlucky Hertfordshire golfer found his ball in an unlikely position after playing his approach to the first green at Berkhamsted Golf Club. Stephen Meredith used a 7-iron for his 140-yard semi-blind second shot on the pa4 four first and knew his ball would be close, but he was amazed at what he saw as he approached the green. "I could tell from the trajectory and direction of the...

  • TG Awards | Past Winners

    Written by Staff Writer on Monday, 27 October 2008

    The Today's Golfer Golf Awards is now in its ninth year and has become the most respected award in golf. Some of the most iconic golfing moments and the best golf equipment ever made have claimed one of our prestigious awards and below you can see a selection of our past winners. Past Winners 2001 Driver | Callaway...

  • Garcia on fine form for fantasy league

    Written by Kit Alexander on Monday, 27 October 2008

    Sergio Garcia will go into this week's season-ending Volvo Masters and next week's HSBC Champions, the first event of the winter fantasy league, in fine form after winning the Castello Masters. The Spaniard will be many people's favourite at Valderrama this week and is being tipped to make a fast start in the Race to Dubai in Shanghai after jumping to third in...

  • Seve makes it through third operation

    Written by Kit Alexander on Friday, 24 October 2008

    Seve Ballesteros has made it through his third operation successfully according to early reports from Spain. The 51-year-olds doctors confirmed that the six-and-a-half hour operation had achieved all its objectives and that Ballesteros was now in a stable condition. The operation successfully removed the remaining pieces of the malignant tumour and stopped bleeding and reduced swelling around his brain.

  • seve operation

    Written by Golf World staff writer on Thursday, 23 October 2008

    Seve Ballesteros is scheduled to undergo another operation on a brain tumour. The operation tomorrow will attempt to relieve pressure on his brain caused by an edema and bleeding that have recently developed. The remaining parts of the tumor, located in a very deep part of the brain, will be removed in the operation, a statement said. A study of cells already...

  • Win £10,000 of prizes in fantasy league

    Written by Kit Alexander on Thursday, 23 October 2008

    There are £10,000-worth of amazing golf prizes to be won in the winter fantasy league. The fantasy league tees off on 5 November with the HSBC Champions and if you sign up now you give yourself the best chances of getting your hands on these spectacular prizes. The list of goodies up for grabs reads like a golfer's Christmas list but even...

  • golf tips videos

    Written by TG Instruction Editor on Tuesday, 21 October 2008

    Getting the RIGHT golf tips for your golf game can mean the difference between lowering your handicap and destroying your golf game. The golf tips team here at TG knows this only to well and that's why this week we are concentrating on bringing you an assortment of our best golf tips. Click here to brouse our handy...

  • Winter Fantasy League tournament list released

    Written by Kit Alexander on Monday, 20 October 2008

    The sign-up for the Today's Golfer Winter Fantasy League is now open and the 16-strong list of tournaments has been finalised. The line-up tees off with the HSBC Champions on 5 November and features six European and nine USPGA Tour events, climaxing with the WGC-CA Championship on 26 March. Click here to register for your chance to get one over on your mates in a...

  • Champion of Champions final

    Written by Chris Jones, Editor, Golf World on Saturday, 18 October 2008

      A stunning one-over-par total after two rounds of Turnberry’s Ailsa Course saw Northumbria’s Sandy Twynholm crowned the 2008 HSBC Golf World Champion of Champions. Sandy – the 2007 club champion at Morpeth GC – shot 69-70 in some awful conditions at next year’s Open venue, to win by five from Mark Wharton. The 43-year-old, who won a Waterford Crystal...

  • today's golfer site issues

    Written by TG Editor on Friday, 17 October 2008

    Regular visitors to the site will have noticed that we had some problems yesterday and we apologise for any inconveniences that may have caused. The downtime as caused by a planned upgrade to the site, the benefits of which you won't feel just yet, but believe us when we say that it lays the foundations for lots of exciting new additions...

  • Darth Vader Plays Golf

    Written by Staff Writer on Friday, 17 October 2008

    Darth Vader promotional video for SpikeTV being the "new home" for the network showings of the Star Wars movies.

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