Melbourne’s Metropolitan Golf Club to host 2018 World Cup of Golf

Melbourne’s Metropolitan Golf Club to host 2018 World Cup of Golf

The PGA TOUR, on behalf of the International Federation of PGA Tours, announced today that the 59th edition of the World Cup of Golf will return to Melbourne, Victoria, with The Metropolitan Golf Club playing host to 28 two-person teams representing their respective countries on November 21-25, 2018. As one of five events co-sanctioned by […]

Danes kings of the World (Cup)

Danes kings of the World (Cup)

Denmark won the ISPS HANDA World Cup of Golf for the first time as Søren Kjeldsen and Thorbjørn Olesen claimed a thrilling four-shot victory at Kingston Heath Golf Club. The Danes had been a dominant force all week; with a stunning round of 60 in the fourballs on Friday helping them carry a four-shot lead […]

Denmark sizzles at World Cup of Golf, US and China close behind

Denmark sizzles at World Cup of Golf, US and China close behind

FEATURING one of the best fields seen down under in recent memory, The ISPS HANDA World Cup of Golf is delivering all of the excitement, fun and world-class golf that Australian golf fans have been anticipating. Team Denmark has been making headlines with their stellar form throughout the pristine Kingston Heath Golf Club layout–the duo of […]

Team Japan rising to favourites at ISPS HANDA World Cup of Golf

Team Japan rising to favourites at ISPS HANDA World Cup of Golf

When thinking about the field for this year’s World Cup, the team of Hideki Matsuyama and Ryo Ishikawa is quickly rising to one of the favourites when the event heads to Kingston Heath Golf Club in November. Matsuyama and Ishikawa, both 25 years or younger, are both widely popular in their home country of Japan. […]

ISPS HANDA returns as sponsor of the World Cup of Golf

ISPS HANDA returns as sponsor of the World Cup of Golf

The International Federation of PGA Tours announced today that the International Sports Promotion Society (ISPS HANDA) founded by Japanese businessman and philanthropist Dr. Haruhisa Handa, has agreed to sponsor the upcoming World Cup of Golf at Kingston Heath Golf Club in Melbourne, scheduled for November 23-27. ISPS HANDA also sponsored the last World Cup when […]

World-class field, venue on show at World Cup of Golf

World-class field, venue on show at World Cup of Golf

The eyes of world golf will be fixed firmly on Melbourne this month, as players from 28 countries will battle it out for glory in the entrancing and exciting World Cup of Golf. Played at the renowned Kingston Heath Golf Club from November 23-27, the event will showcase one of the most exciting fields we’ve […]

How Swede it is: Noren making a statement as the world’s hottest player heading into the World Cup of Golf

How Swede it is: Noren making a statement as the world’s hottest player heading into the World Cup of Golf

It’s been a long journey for the 34-year-old from Stockholm, Sweden. Since accepting his invitation to represent his country in the World Cup of Golf in November, Alex Noren has been nothing short of brilliant. It all started at the Scottish Open in July, where he held off a world-class field, including fellow World Cup […]

Adam Scott selects Marc Leishman as his partner for World Cup of Golf

Adam Scott selects Marc Leishman as his partner for World Cup of Golf

Tournament officials announced today that world No. 6 Adam Scott has selected Marc Leishman, winner of six events worldwide, to be his partner for the upcoming World Cup of Golf to form one of the 28 two-man teams who will represent their countries at Kingston Heath Golf Club, from November 23-27. Leishman, who was paired […]

Day withdraws from World Cup; Scott to pick new partner

Day withdraws from World Cup; Scott to pick new partner

Tournament officials announced today that a back injury has forced Australian Jason Day to withdraw from the upcoming World Cup of Golf, where the 10-time winner on the PGA TOUR was planning on returning to his native country for the first time since he and partner Adam Scott won the event in 2013. Scott, now […]

Malaysia’s Chia and Fung join World Cup of Golf field

Malaysia’s Chia and Fung join World Cup of Golf field

Danny Chia and Nicholas Fung have earned a late entry into the US$8 million World Cup of Golf in Melbourne, Australia, next month, as Malaysia will make a welcome return to the prestigious team event for the first time since 2001. Following the withdrawal of Fijian Vijay Singh, Chia received the nod as the next […]

Ryder Cup excitement to carry over to the World Cup of Golf

Ryder Cup excitement to carry over to the World Cup of Golf

A victory for the United States in the Ryder Cup, highlighted by dramatic and sensational performances from both teams, showcased the best of what makes team play thrilling for the best players in golf. Fans have only a select few opportunities to see Ryder Cup participants like Rickie Fowler, Jimmy Walker, Thomas Pieters, Danny Willett, […]

Fowler, Walker, Pan commit to World Cup of Golf following Grillo, Watson WDs

Fowler, Walker, Pan commit to World Cup of Golf following Grillo, Watson WDs

Tournament officials have announced that six-time international tournament champion and recent U.S. Olympian Rickie Fowler has replaced Bubba Watson as the top player to represent the United States at the World Cup of Golf in Melbourne, Australia, at Kingston Heath Golf Club on November 23-27. Fowler quickly chose six-time PGA TOUR champion Jimmy Walker, who won […]

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