Tag: Seve Ballesteros

Reign of Spain Helped to Transform the Ryder Cup

During the BMW PGA Championship, Jose Maria Olazabal made his final appearance in the European Tour's flagship event at Wentworth. Golfshake's Derek Clements pays tribute to the two-time Masters champion and the many Spanish golfers who helped to transform the Ryder Cup. read more ...


Seve: Golf's Flawed Genius Book Review

What is the cost of excellence? This is the question that sports writer Robert Green poses, in 282 pages of punchy and innervating prose. Green’s subject is the legend, the golfer, and finally, the man, that we mere sporting mortals know as Seve. Will Trinkwon reviews his account, exploring the dark side of Ballesteros.  read more ...


Seve's Best Shot at the European Masters

25 years ago, with a young Billy Foster by his side, the legendary Seve Ballesteros found himself in contention at Crans-sur-Sierre and produced an impossible finish that underlined his genuis. A quarter of a century on, Foster recalls the event. read more ...


Story of Seve's Miraculous Bunker Shot at PGA National

In a remarkable career, Seve Ballesteros produced a library of astonishingly created and imagined shots. None more so than in the 1983 Ryder Cup at PGA National, but sadly no footage exists. We take a closer look at the story behind it. read more ...


Golfers Who Fell Off A Cliff

Players can triumph in major championships and dominate the game, but that is no guarantee of future success. Despite having it all, form can desert even the best. Derek Clements looks back on some examples. read more ...


Seve's The Shire London Introduces Unique Three-Year Membership Deal

The Shire London - featuring the only course in the UK designed by Seve Ballesteros - has introduced a New Three Year Membership offer, which attempts to provide golfers with extensive and non-traditional benefits at a 27-hole golf club. read more ...


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