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Playing the game of golf diplomacy

Will Trump, who has a fondness for the sport and owns 17 luxury golf resorts, engage world leaders on the green?

The success of Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull's golf diplomacy was shortlived and he and Mr Trump had a falling out over a deal on refugees. Japan's Shinzo Abe also used the sport to create personal chemistry with Mr Trump in November.

AUSTRALIAN Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull conducted golf diplomacy to make a personal connection with US President Donald Trump. The two leaders had a friendly chat on the phone in November, and Mr Turnbull congratulated the American leader on his electoral triumph. The rewards of the Turnbull...

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