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Vandals leave trail of destruction at South Leeds Golf Club

Vandals caused extensive damage to the greens at South Leeds Golf Club.
Picture: Connor Humm

By Connor Humm Leeds golf clubs are being targeted by thugs, with extensive damage to the playing surfaces. South Leeds Golf Club in Middleton has been hit by vandals six times in the last two months alone. The Yorkshire Evening Post reported that Gotts Park Golf course in Armley recently experienced a similar problem which has rendered certain parts of […]

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Pontefract avoid bogey by turning course around

Pontefract avoid bogey by turning course around

By Matthew Beedle Yorkshire Voice recently reported that Pontefract and District Golf Club were hoping to beat the deadline they had set themselves to get their course into good condition and also with full playing tees. Just over a week ago, the club only had 12 holes open with four of those still on winter greens.

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Play delayed in Dubai as Sheffield’s Fitzpatrick chases pack

Matthew Fitzpatrick

  By William Maxwell Sheffield-born golfer Matthew Fitzpatrick is looking for an emphatic second round performance as play is suspended in the Omega Dubai Desert Classic. The 22 year-old lies in 13th position with a score of three under par after five holes. The day’s proceedings had to be halted after strong winds struck the course, with three trees felled […]

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Yorkshireman leads at 2015 Open Championship

The golf course at St Andrews

By Mike Berriman A golfer from Yorkshire is bidding to become the region’s first winner of the Open Championship and leads the field on the second day at St Andrews.

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