Sergio Garcia eyes strong finish at Dubai season finale

SERGIO Garcia was in Singapore when he hit a three-wood second shot on a 480-metre par-five from near a row of trees, and then ran up a steep slope to check on his ball.
GOLF

Marc Ong ready to go pro

MARC Ong is a top Singaporean amateur golfer who has, for the last three months, set his mind on turning professional.
GOLF

79 set for Warren Amateur Open

GOING by the list of its previous winners, the Warren Amateur Open is a platform from which many champions have launched their stellar golf careers.

Team Singapore set for BMW Golf Cup International

A TOUGH benchmark for Singapore golf has been set.

BT League thrives on unpredictability factor

THANKS to its unique format, the suspense was maintained all the way until the final round in the Business Times Corporate Golf League was over.
GOLF

Local duo to play in golf World Finals in Mexico

IT will be an all-female cast from Singapore taking part in the Audi Quattro Cup World Finals in Mexico from Dec 1 to 5.
GOLF

Banyan Tree to continue links with BT Golf League

THE Banyan Tree Group has come forward to support The Business Times Corporate Golf League once again.
GOLF

Gayatri to hold golf event on Nov 10

GAYATRI Restaurant, the popular Race Course Road Indian food haven which is a key sponsor and participant of The Business Times Corporate Golf League, is organising its own golf tournament next month.
WTA FINALS SINGAPORE

Wozniacki ready to charm her fans

THE BNP Paribas Women's Tennis Association (WTA) Finals Singapore presented by SC Global began on Sunday, and two memorable images keep flashing in my mind about Caroline Wozniacki, the Danish darling of the court and one of the eight singles players taking part in the US$7 million competition...
GOLF

Youth golf gets timely S$240k boost

A CAMERA worth S$900 was sold for double that amount, while a Chinese calligraphy scroll was auctioned for S$3,000 with another benefactor making a donation of the same amount during its auction.
GOLF

Iron out those chinks with Mizuno's MP-18 family

MIX and match. That is a soothing phrase now as far as the sport of golf is concerned, for it makes the game easier for the players when it comes to the iron shots.

New S$100m fund should spur athletes to excel

IN 1988, prison officer Muthu Comarasamy paid his own way to watch Singapore's athletes compete in the Seoul Olympics...

Time for European golfers to join International team in Presidents Cup

IT was a total mismatch on Sunday in New Jersey, and there was nothing surprising about it at all.
BT CORPORATE GOLF LEAGUE 2017

Bank of Singapore golfers to return in 2018

THEY have participated in every edition of the annual Business Times Corporate Golf League since 2011, and they've already committed themselves to next year's competition...
GOLF

Hurrah at the Yarra for Sean Lee

THE test of the success of a programme is whether it produces results. Going by that yardstick, the Singapore Golf Association's (SGA) Junior Camp is on the right track. There has been an overall improvement in standards among the boys and girls, and a special buzz among the youngsters who...
SICC AGM

Contenders for post of president include a suspended member

TWO hot-button issues are expected to dominate the Singapore Island Country Club's annual general meeting on Friday. And they involve two candidates standing for tonight's election on either side of team rivalry at the prestigious club's AGM...
SICC AGM

Keen contest expected for captain's post

CAMPAIGNING officially closed at midnight on Thursday, and until then Andrew Lim and Ivan Chua were busy "selling" their team manifestos at the Singapore Island Country Club (SICC) Island Location...
BT CORPORATE GOLF LEAGUE 2017

Citibank and golf are natural partners

CITIBANK has always been a staunch supporter of the Business Times Corporate Golf League, starting with the tournament's first edition eight years ago...
BT CORPORATE GOLF LEAGUE 2017

Audi springs surprise lucky draw prize worth S$24,000

AUDI Singapore's general manager Jeff Mannering drew loud applause when he made a surprise announcement on the final night of the Business Times Corporate Golf League last Friday...
BT CORPORATE GOLF LEAGUE 2017

Team Boustead bounces back with a bang

WONG Fong Fui may not be a big-sized man, but the affable executive chairman of Boustead Singapore made a big gesture at the Tanah Merah Country Club's Garden location on Friday...
BT CORPORATE GOLF LEAGUE 2017

Last chance to win a car

WHEN golfers arrive for The Business Times Corporate Golf League, many of them will have their eyes trained on a gleaming ocean-blue car that's displayed at the entrance of all the venues for the tournament's six legs...
COMMENTARY

Time to overhaul key personnel at non-performing sports associations

GOING by recent events, the fortunes of football and athletics in Singapore are all but doomed. Both these core sports are on a downward spiral in popularity and support, and if the trend continues it won't be long before Singapore becomes lame ducks at international meets...
GOLF

Heading into the final stretch

THE Business Times Corporate Golf League enters its final leg at Tanah Merah Country Club's Garden course on Friday...
BT CORPORATE GOLF LEAGUE 2017

Ivan Chua a popular player of the round

HE is a household name at The Business Times Corporate Golf League, a tournament that's now into its eighth year...
COMMENTARY

Time to scale peaks beyond SEA Games

THE rah-rah about Singapore's Southeast Asian Games overall showing is deafening, underpinned by the glut of gold medals that gushed our way every day of the two-week event...