Golf

SENTOSA, Singapore: The Asian Tour has inked a International Media Partner agreement with The Wall Street Journal.

As the latest international media partner of the Asian Tour, WSJ  will receive branding, customer engagement and hospitality opportunities at selected Asian Tour events.

The partnership with the US publication will also allow the Asian Tour to broaden its exposure internationally through its promotion across WSJ’s digital assets.

Jul 16, 2021 08:07
MUMBAI: A year's wait is finally coming to an end as Japan gets ready to host the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games behind closed doors due to the Covid-19 pandemic.  The upcoming Olympics are scheduled to be held in the Japanese capital from July 23 to August 8. A total of around 11,000 athletes from 206 countries are expected to participate in 33 sports in Tokyo Olympics 2021.
Jul 07, 2021 18:07
MUMBAI: Hero MotoCorp, the world’s largest manufacturer of motorcycles and scooters and Indian golf's "corporate patron", has taken the lead sponsor position for the live broadcast of the 149th Open Championship on Eurosport in India.  The Open, one of golf's four majors, is scheduled to be played from Thursday, July 15, through to Sunday, July 18.
Jul 03, 2021 11:07
NEW DELHI: The European Tour Friday announced the cancellation of the $1.75 million Hero Indian Open, scheduled to be held in thye capital in October, citing the uncertainties surrounding the COVID-19 situation in the country. This is the second year running that Indian golf's biggest event will not be held in the country as a consequence of the coronavirus pandemic.
Jun 23, 2021 14:06
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla.: In partnership with the LPGA, KPMG LLP, the U.S. audit, tax and advisory firm, will further elevate women's sports by introducing KPMG Performance Insights, a game-changing technology platform that will provide data insights and advanced performance analytics for the LPGA Tour.
Jun 23, 2021 14:06
NEW DELHI: Anirban Lahiri has earned a berth to the Tokyo 2020 Olympics as he was placed 60th in the Final Olympic Golf Rankings list which was published today. Lahiri, a former Asia No. 1 and two-time winner on the European Tour, will thus be playing his second successive Olympic Games. Anirban, a PGA Tour regular, had previously turned out for India along with SSP Chawrasia at the Rio 2016 Olympics.
May 19, 2021 13:05
LONDON: IMG ARENA, a leading sports betting service and content hub, has acquired the sports betting distribution rights to its first golf major, the PGA Championship, through the championship’s organiser and rights holder, the PGA of America.
May 18, 2021 18:05
REDWOOD CITY, Calif.: With the 2021 PGA Championship teeing off this week at The Ocean Course at Kiawah Island Golf Resort, Electronic Arts Inc. and the PGA of America have shared details of their partnership to authentically deliver the excitement, both on and off the course, of the PGA Championship in EA SPORTS PGA TOUR.
May 14, 2021 17:05
SINGAPORE: With a successful delivery of HSBC Women’s World Championship golf in Singapore and the Honda LPGA Thailand production as a new proof of concept, NEP Singapore and Asian Tour Media have registered Asia’s first live-to-air remote production.
May 12, 2021 19:05
NEW DELHI: Smart wearables and GPS tracker maker Garmin on Tuesday launched a new smartwatch - Approach S12 - in India to help golfers in improving their game and providing accurate data for each swing. Priced at Rs 20,990, the smartwatch comes preloaded with more than 42,000 golf courses around the world.
May 12, 2021 18:05
CARLSBAD, Calif: TaylorMade Golf Company, Inc. announced Tuesday that its current financial sponsor, KPS Capital Partners has signed a definitive agreement, through an affiliate, to sell TaylorMade Golf Company, Inc., to Centroid Investment Partners, a Seoul, Korea based private equity firm.