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Sindh Golf Association announces golf championship in Karachi

KARACHI: President Sindh Golf Association (SGA) Asad Khan on Wednesday announced to stage 20th Sindh Open Golf championship from August 3-5 at Arabian Sea Country Club in Karachi. Addressing a presser here at Karachi Press Club, he said that this will be the 20th consecutive year that the SGA is organising this event that paved the path for budding golfers to showcase their talent. The championship will be comprised of two events, the first one will be played over 56 holes featuring professionals and amateurs whereas…

Soccer, cricket and golf handicapped by UK climate change: study

OSLO:  Golf, cricket and soccer are suffering from wetter weather linked to climate change in Britain, the nation which laid down the modern rules for the games, a study said on Wednesday. More downpours meant pitches and fairways were more likely to be soggy or unplayable while sea level rise was also aggravating erosion of coastal golf courses in Scotland, such as Montrose which dates back to 1562, it said. The Climate Coalition, of 130 non-governmental groups in Britain, said its report underscored that warming…

Abe duels with ‘long hitter’ Trump on golf course

TOKYO: Golfing buddies Donald Trump and Shinzo Abe relaxed with a hamburger lunch and a quick nine holes on the course Sunday, ahead of a high-stakes summit on the North Korea crisis. After a business lunch of burgers with US beef -- a possible cue to discuss trade issues -- the pair donned golfing kit for a round at the Kasumigaseki Country Club, which will host the event at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics. They played with Hideki Matsuyama, one of the world's top golfers, and Trump had warm words for his skills. "He is…

Everybody’s Golf release date announced for PS4

Do you like golf? What type of golfer are you? A casual weekend golfer? A semi-pro? Or maybe you are one of those golfers who spend more time picking the outfit than you spend practicing your swing? Irrespective of the type of golfer you are and your play style, golfers and gamers of all skill levels ca play the next installment in the Hot Shots Golf franchise — Everybody’s Golf. Tomoyo Kimura Associate ISD Producer, Sony Interactive Entertainment, made the announcement in blog post and that Everybody’s Golf will…

Trump and Japan’s Abe take a swing at golf diplomacy

JUPITER, FLORIDA: President Donald Trump and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe hit the links on Saturday, as the two leaders looked to forge a bond over a round of golf diplomacy. South African four-time majors champion Ernie Els joined Trump and Abe for a round at Trump National Golf Club in Jupiter, Florida, Trump said in a tweet Saturday evening. Reporters were not allowed on the course to watch the president and prime minister while they golfed. After four hours at the club, Trump tweeted a picture of himself and…

WATCH: Mongooses invade golf course in South Africa

SUN CITY:  A horde of about 20 mongoose scampered across a golf course during a European Tour event in South Africa. The European Tour's official Twitter account shared video of the horde as they briefly interrupted play. "About 20 mongoose invade the green...But they know not to interfere with the ball," the European Tour wrote. The pack quickly left the field of play and did not shift the position of the golfer's ball on the putting green at all, preventing game from further delay.