Global Golfer writer Matthew Moore fulfilled a lifelong dream in 2014 by entering qualifying for the 143rd Open Championship, but was it Hoylake heartbreak or hello Royal Liverpool? Every boy golfer has gone through the ritual at some point. Standing alone on a practice putting green, eyeing a six-inch drop, whispering the words in the … Read moreThe Road to Hoylake – Tales of Open Qualifying
We’ve had it for days now. The rough’s “unplayable,” “if you’re not hitting it straight your golf game will be going home in an ambulance.” How did one typically wet British Summer and some fast growing rough grass at Royal Lytham and St Anne’s Golf Club, Lancashire, suddenly become a British tabloid media sensation? Is … Read moreLytham’s toughest test – Tangly Rough or Tabloideeze?