Posts Tagged ‘PGA’

Reality check for 2019 PGM calendar

Given current economic conditions, the total package for 2019 is 26 events offering RM3.9m in prize money
By SHIV DAS It’s a manner of speaking. ...

Pride of place on Order of Merit

Shahriffuddin Ariffin (picture) became only the second player to successfully defend his Professional Golf of Malaysia (PGM) Order of Merit crown in 2018, ...

New clubs for the discerning golfer

PXG 0311 GEN2 Irons present the world’s thinnest club face and PXG’s signature perimeter weighting technology
Parsons Xtreme Golf (PXG), the luxury ...

Deal with an exclamation point for golf

The Professional Golfers’ Association (PGA) Tour, the pinnacle of tournament golf in the world, has inked its biggest deal to date that ...

Upgrading works at TPCKL on track ahead of 2018 CIMB Classic

By the end of September, the West Course is earmarked to be in prime championship condition
COURTESY OF GOLF MALAYSIA The upgrading project at TPC ...
Ernie Els

Els the new global ambassador

Hall of Famer Ernie Els (picture) has just been announced as a global ambassador for XXIO by Sumitomo Rubber Industries Ltd that also markets Srixon and ...
Jeffrey Ong

Right place, right time for Jeffrey

He is now back in Malaysia as regional commercial director for the PGA Tour, to raise the star quality of the CIMB Classic, which will take place again ...
Todd Rhinehart

‘Marathon’ man Rhinehart gets into stride

Todd Rhinehart, 46, now has a nice office, unlike the one he had to make do with when he first arrived five years ago as rep for the PGA ...

Harris takes the bull by the horns — gently

The new president of PGAM seeks to ring in changes and help put the country’s development of golf on better footing
By SHIV DAS He comes across as ...

Age no spoiler for Chia

At 44, going on 45 in November, Danny Chia seems to be defying the odds. He beat a much younger opponent, Gavin Kyle Green, 23, in a ...

Malaysia’s youngest touring pro begins his quest

Life-changing decisions often come on the back of small happenings, in some cases it only takes a singular happening to set the wheels in motion.
In ...

Beaming Wie pushes through neck injury to finish round

By Reuters
Michelle Wie said it was a “miracle” she had finished her opening round at the U.S. Women’s Open on Thursday, where she took the golfing ...