Southlinks Golf Club: BusinessMirror Golf’s public golf course of the year...

Story & photos by Mike Besa In this issue, we begin to recognize the golf courses that have given us the most pleasure and the best...

5 easy steps to improve your performance in the scoring zone

We all play around 50 percent of our shots within 40 yards a.k.a. “The Scoring Zone,” so doing everything we can in our preparation...

Are the new drivers really better?

I’ve seen it happen every year since I began writing about golf and golf clubs. Every year the equipment manufacturers introduce their latest, greatest...

The rise of China

When Gary Player speaks, it is often best to pay attention and absorb his infinite words of wisdom. The South African golf legend, who has...

Golfplan track to open Spring 2018, at foot of Chee Chan...

PATTAYA, Thailand—The course architects at Golfplan (www.golfplan.com) will unveil this spring their new 18-hole design here in the Silver Lake region south of Pattaya. Chee...

The Equipment Wars Escalate! Drivers on the horizon

New technology and the latest manufacturing techniques have greatly enhanced what the equipment manufacturers have been able to do with a golf club. The...

The Best of Philippine Golf

The end of the good year 2017 is upon us and as is our custom, it is time to look back on the year...

Melbourne World Cup of Golf announced; set to be contested at...

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, December 5: The PGA TOUR, on behalf of the International Federation of PGA Tours, announced today that the 59th edition of...

How Many Wedges Should You Have in Your Bag?

This is a topic that gets a lot of feedback from our readers. There is so much choice that it’s confusing. Which wedge do...

Headline: Bringing Home The Gold at the World Amateurs Golfers Championships

For the very first time, the Philippines sent its first-ever delegation of 14 (11 players) to the World Amateur Golfers Championship and Invitational (WAGC...

Trouble in Paradise : Challenges at the Orchard Golf and Country...

Story & photos by Mike Besa The Orchard Golf and Country Club has always been regarded as one of the best run golf clubs in the...

Xander Schauffale and the PGA Tour

Xander Schauffale probably epitomizes best what the PGA Tour is all about these days. Born in La Jolla, California, the 24-year-old has a name which...

Play it right–always!

The Play it Right movement started on the 23rd of May in 2014, when an unashamed cheat took the top prize in the Mayor...

The best pre-shot routine

The pre-shot routine is arguably as important as the swing itself. Where you put your focus before a shot will have a huge impact...

The Masters is up to the challenge

Story & photo by Mike Besa It is no secret that Southwoods Golf and Country Club’s Masters course is among the very best in the country....

The Resorts World Manila Masters: A retrospective

Sadly, the fifth staging of the Resorts World Manila Masters is also the last. You see, the five-year agreement between Resorts World Manila and...

Wrapping up the Asian swing

The PGA Tour’s annual Asian odyssey served up a marvelous treat for golf fans across Malaysia, South Korea and China during a spectacular month...

The Other Side of Marapara Ever discover the bad side of...

Getting to know a person takes time. It takes time and patience. Lots of both. The more time you spend with the person, the...

Octoberfest

October is a significant month for me because it has been a year since I joined the Asian Tour. I’m pleased about the many...

Callaway Epic Sub-Zero Fairway Woods There’s a new sheriff in town

It’s been said before, fairway woods are the most difficult clubs in the bag to replace. Look at any touring pro’s bag and you’ll...