Golf http://au.rd.yahoo.com/news/rss/top_stories/*http://au.news.yahoo.com/top/ en-au Copyright (c) 2014 Yahoo New Zealand. All rights reserved. Mon, 22 Dec 2014 14:21:53 +1300 Yahoo New Zealand Sport https://s.yimg.com/ao/i/hp/nz2/test/ynz.gif 144 36 103-year-old golfer makes hole in one (AP) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/golf/news/article/-/25830502

An eighth ace for a Florida golfer probably makes him the oldest person to achieve a hole in one at age 103.

Mon, 22 Dec 2014 01:53:16 +1300
'Celtic Tiger' McIlroy emerges dominant in 2014 (Reuters) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/golf/news/article/-/25825959

By Mark Lamport-Stokes
A year to forget for an injury-plagued Tiger Woods was savoured sweetly by Northern Ireland's Rory McIlroy after the 'Celtic Tiger' won tw...

Sat, 20 Dec 2014 19:43:13 +1300
No mega events but plenty on the sporting menu in 2015 (Reuters) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/golf/news/article/-/25825878

By Nick Mulvenney
SYDNEY (Reuters) - The lack of an Olympics or a football World Cup deprives 2015 of a single global focus for sports fans but a rich calendar of international events h...

Sat, 20 Dec 2014 19:20:50 +1300
Rory's the story in golf after stellar year (AFP) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/golf/news/article/-/25806968

Paris (AFP) - Rory McIlroy dominated golf in 2014, winning two majors, recapturing the world number one spot and starring in Europe's latest Ryder Cup triumph.

Thu, 18 Dec 2014 23:59:04 +1300
Local golfers get NZ Open shot (Newstalk ZB) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/golf/news/article/-/25800419

Domestic golfers hoping to win a place in the New Zealand Open will have four regional events to choose from.

Thu, 18 Dec 2014 06:44:01 +1300
Speed up game to attract youngsters: McIlroy (AFP) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/golf/news/article/-/25793479

London (AFP) - World number one Rory McIlroy said on Tuesday that golf should be made quicker at grassroots level in order to attract more young players to the sport.

Wed, 17 Dec 2014 20:48:25 +1300
McIlroy named Euro Tour golfer of the year (AP) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/golf/news/article/-/25793462

Rory McIlroy has been named the European Tour player of the year following his stunning season.

Wed, 17 Dec 2014 20:45:15 +1300
McIlroy made European Tour player of the year (Newstalk ZB) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/golf/news/article/-/25792750

Rory McIlroy has been chosen as the European Tour player of the year, capping a season in which he won two majors, the Ryder Cup, and topped the money lists in Europe and the United States.

Wed, 17 Dec 2014 18:23:10 +1300
McIlroy named European Tour's Golfer of Year (Reuters) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/golf/news/article/-/25791014

LONDON (Reuters) - Rory McIlroy has been named the European Tour's Golfer of the Year for the second time in three seasons, capping an outstanding 2014 for the world number one.
The 25-...

Wed, 17 Dec 2014 09:14:28 +1300
Greg Chalmers joins exclusive golf club (AAP) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/golf/news/article/-/25788124

Greg Chalmers has joined the likes of Greg Norman and Norman Von Nida in one of Australian golf's most exclusive clubs.

Wed, 17 Dec 2014 07:48:07 +1300