April

  • Fantasy Golf: Wells Fargo Championship preview

    Written by TG Features Writer on Monday, 30 April 2012

    The Today's Golfer Fantasy Golf game, in association with Your Golf Travel, heads back across the pond this week for the Wells Fargo Championship on the PGA Tour. Many big names are making their first appearances since The Masters and they will be faced with a very tough test at Quail Hollow, which has long been one of the toughest par-72s on Tour. Birdies will...

  • Dufner wins Zurich Classic as Donald regains top spot

    Written by TG Staff Writer on Monday, 30 April 2012

    Luke Donald regained top spot in the world rankings from Rory McIlroy after finishing third in the Zurich Classic of New Orleans. The Englishman needed a top-seven finish to move back to the head of the standings and a final-round 67 saw him finish third, two shots adrift. American Jason Dufner beat Ernie Els in a play-off for...

  • Bernd toasts maiden win

    Written by TG Staff Writer on Monday, 30 April 2012

    Bernd Wiesberger cruised to an emphatic victory at the Ballantine’s Championship, winning his first European Tour title by a five shots. The Austrian closed with a round of 68 after shooting consecutive course-record rounds of 65 on Friday and Saturday and finished in style with birdies at three of the final four holes to end on 18-under par. The 26-year-old, twice a...

  • Fantasy Golf: Ballantine's Championship preview

    Written by TG Features Writer on Tuesday, 24 April 2012

    We're staying on the European Tour for this week's Today's Golfer Fantasy Golf tournament, in association with Your Golf Travel, the Ballantine's Championship in Korea. The event is being held at Blackstone Golf Club for the second successive year, which is a tree-lined and undulating layout with plenty of water in play. That being said, the fairways are quite wide so there...

  • PING's dominance on Tour continues with Westwood victory in Indonesia

    Monday, 23 April 2012

    PING made it four Tour victories in as many weeks after staff player Lee Westwood successfully defended his Indonesian Masters crown on Sunday. Westwood joins fellow PING stars Hunter Mahan (Shell Houston Open), Bubba Watson (The Masters) and Louis Oosthuizen (Mayalsian Open) after carding a four-round total of 16-under-par. The world number three had to tackle 32 holes on Sunday due to poor...

  • Fantasy Golf: Volvo China Open preview

    Written by TG Features Writer on Tuesday, 17 April 2012

    The 2012 Today's Golfer Fantasy Golf game, in association with Your Golf Travel, lands on the European Tour for the first time this week at the Volvo China Open. The tournament moves to Binhai Lake for the first time this year so previous form in this event isn't such an important factor. The course was designed by Pete Dye and only...

  • Oosthuizen cruises to Malaysian Open title

    Written by Jonathan Greathead, TG Senior Equipment Editor on Monday, 16 April 2012

    PING staffer Louis Oosthuizen brushed off his Masters disappointment by winning the Malaysian Open by three shots. The South African lost in a playoff at Augusta the week before to American Bubba Watson, but his final score of 17-under-par was enough to seal the win ahead of Scot Stephen Gallacher. Heavy storms meant that the 2010 Open Champion had to play 26 holes...

  • Fantasy Golf: RBC Heritage preview

    Written by TG Features Writer on Tuesday, 10 April 2012

    A thrilling 76th Masters Tournament is fresh in the memory, but there's no rest on the professional Tours or in the Today's Golfer Fantasy Golf game, in association with Your Golf Travel. This week's event is the RBC Heritage on the PGA Tour. Harbour Town Golf Links is one of the best-loved courses on the Tour and the lighthouse backdrop to...

  • TG Fantasy Golf is free to enter with £10,000 of prizes to be won

    Written by TG Features Writer on Wednesday, 4 April 2012

    You may know the saying 'you don't get something for nothing', but that's not strictly true because the Today's Golfer Fantasy Golf game, in association with Your Golf Travel, is absolutely free to enter and there are more than £10,000 of prizes up for grabs. TG Fantasy Golf tees off at this week's Masters and the top 50 managers at the...

  • Luke Donald most expensive player in Today's Golfer Fantasy Golf

    Written by TG Features Writer on Tuesday, 3 April 2012

    World number one Luke Donald is the most expensive player in Today's Golfer Fantasy Golf, in association with Your Golf Travel, at $5.5m. Managers have $15m to pick their six-man team each week, so player price hugely important and often forces managers to make some difficult decisions and look for good value from lower-priced players as well. The rest of the most expensive...

  • Poults back to defend match play title in Spain

    Written by TG Courses editor on Tuesday, 3 April 2012

    Defending Champion, Ian Poulter, has confirmed he will defend his title at the 2012 Volvo World Match Play Championship at Finca Cortesín, Spain, from May 17-20, 2012. The 2012 Championship will once again attract the world’s best golfers with the final 24 man field to be announced in the weeks after the conclusion of the US Masters. Last year Poulter confirmed...

  • The Masters offers triple points in TG Fantasy Golf

    Written by The Masters 2012 on Tuesday, 3 April 2012

    The Masters is the first tournament in the 2012 Today's Golfer Fantasy Golf game, in association with Your Golf Travel, and the first Major of the season is worth triple points. Each of the 33 PGA and European Tour events in the TG Fantasy Golf schedule is given a weighting based on its importance; normal Tour events are worth single points,...

  • Fantasy Golf: The Masters preview

    Written by The Masters 2012 on Monday, 2 April 2012

    The 2012 Today's Golfer Fantasy Golf game, in association with Your Golf Travel, tees off at The Masters this week. The first Major of the season always attracts a world-class field so managers are spoilt for choice, but face some difficult decisions to keep their six-man team within the $15m budget. With the opening event being a Major and worth triple points,...

  • Mahan and Olesen enjoy winning weekends

    Written by TG Features Writer on Monday, 2 April 2012

    Hunter Mahan completed the perfect preparation for The Masters by winning the Shell Houston Open by a single shot from Carl Pettersson and jumping to number four in the world rankings. The American produced a solid final round of 71 (one under par) at Redstone GC as overnight leader Louis Oosthuizen struggled to an opening nine of 41. He fought back on...