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Victor Perez Secures Maiden European Tour Victory at Dunhill Links

Frenchman Victor Perez is based near St Andrews in the city of Dundee, and those home comforts must have contributed something, as he secured his first title on the European Tour at the lucrative Alfred Dunhill Links Championship. read more ...


Rory McIlroy Says European Tour Courses Are Too Easy

Rory McIlroy launched a blistering attack on the standards and difficulty of courses used on the European Tour after shooting a final round of 67 to finish in a tie for 26th place at the Alfred Dunhill Links Championship. read more ...


Why the Dunhill Links Deserves a Bigger Profile

The European Tour has gathered at St Andrews, Carnoustie and Kingsbarns for the Alfred Dunhill Links Championship, which has attracted a hugely impressive field. But does this unique event receive the hype and status that it deserves? Golfshake's Will Trinkwon makes the case that it doesn't. read more ...


5 to Watch at the Dunhill Links

An impressive field has gathered in Scotland, but who is going to succeed Lucas Bjerregaard as champion of the Dunhill Links? Here are some names to look out for this week under the grey skies of the Home of Golf. read more ...


Kingsbarns Golf Links Feature Review

Each year during the Alfred Dunhill Links Championship, Kingsbarns is showcased on the main stage. This modern links is visually spectacular and is renowned for its design. But what is it like to play? Alex Picken describes his experience. read more ...


Breezy Dunhill Links Presented the Best of Seaside Golf

That widely quoted adage states that if there's "nae wind, nae rain, it's nae golf". We had the breeze during the opening round of the Dunhill Links across St Andrews, Kingsbarns and Carnoustie, showcasing the challenge of seaside golf as it was intended to be. read more ...


Ryder Cup Stars Looking Forward to Perfect Week at Dunhill Links

Ryder Cup players Tommy Fleetwood, Brooks Koepka, Tony Finau, and defending champion Tyrrell Hatton are the marquee names competing in the Alfred Dunhill Links Championship from St Andrews, Carnoustie and Kingsbarns, and they are all excited about the week ahead at the Home of Golf. read more ...


Hatton Crowned King of the Links as Fisher Brings Old Course to its Knees

On a day of sensational low scoring, Tyrrell Hatton became the first man to successfully defend the Alfred Dunhill Links Championship, holding off the challenge of Ross Fisher, who broke the Old Course record at St Andrews. read more ...


New Dad Tommy Fleetwood Steps Back Onto Favourite Stage

New father Tommy Fleetwood steps back into the competitive environment of the European Tour at his favourite destination on the circuit, as he looks to extend his lead at the summit of the Race to Dubai after enjoying a sparkling season to date. read more ...


Rory McIlroy is Enjoying Return to the Dunhill Links

Rory McIlroy is bringing down the curtain on his 2017 season this week at the Alfred Dunhill Links Championship, and he’s enjoying a long overdue return to the showpiece event at the Home of Golf that saw him secure his tour card as a fledgling professional a decade ago. read more ...


Young Scottish Pro Connor Syme Joins adidas Golf

adidas Golf has confirmed that young Scottish golf professional Connor Syme has joined the adidas Golf brand as he looks to build a career for himself on the European Tour, continuing this week at the Alfred Dunhill Links Championship. read more ...


Alfred Dunhill Links Championship Preview, Picks & Analysis

The European Tour heads to the Home of Golf for the Alfred Dunhill Links Championship at St. Andrews, Carnoustie and Kingsbarns. Tyrrell Hatton defends the title, but Rory McIlroy is in attendance hoping to conclude his year with a victory at the game's most iconic venue. read more ...


Titleist Pro V1 Enjoys St. Andrews Success with Hatton

England's Tyrrell Hatton etched his name into the remarkable golf history of St. Andrews with the aid of Titleist's Pro V1 ball, which had enjoyed a successful weekend across all major professional tours. read more ...


Tyrrell Hatton Tames the Old Course to Secure Maiden Victory

England's Tyrrell Hatton produced a brilliant performance to secure his first professional title at the Dunhill Links, with a record-equalling 72-hole total seeing the 24-year-old take that iconic walk at St. Andrews as a champion. read more ...


Best Celebrity Shots at the Dunhill Links

From Samuel L. Jackson to Tim Henman and Ruud Gullit, here is a collection of some of the very best shots played by celebrity amatuers in the Alfred Dunhill Links Championship. read more ...


Martin Kaymer Reflects on Disappointing Ryder Cup

Martin Kaymer is playing in this week's Alfred Dunhill Links Championship, but the two-time major champion has stopped to reflect on what was an extremely disappointing Ryder Cup for Team Europe. read more ...


Hickory Challenge with Michael Vaughan and Kevin Pietersen

Ahead of the Alfred Dunhill Links Championship at St. Andrews, two of England's most decorated cricketers, Michael Vaughan and Kevin Pietersen, took part in a hickory challenge!  read more ...


Thomas Pieters Looks Forward After Ryder Cup Experience

Europe's brightest spark at the Ryder Cup, Thomas Pieters has reflected on his experiences at Hazeltine, that partnership with Rory, and what the future holds. Golfshake's Kieran Clark reports on the impressive Belgian. read more ...


Michael Phelps' 159ft Putt at the Dunhill Links

He has won an extraordinary record of 23 Olympic Gold Medals, but surely Michael Phelps' crowning achievement came during the 2012 Alfred Dunhill Links Championship, when he holed a remarkable 159ft putt at Kingsbarns. read more ...


Alfred Dunhill Links Championship Preview

Six of Europe's defeated team have travelled to Scotland for the Alfred Dunhill Links Championship at St. Andrews, Carnoustie and Kingsbarns. Golfshake's Kieran Clark looks ahead to the annual celebration of links golf. read more ...


Please Just Get on With it Guys

I make no apologies for returning to my favourite hobbyhorse, namely the issue of slow play.  Will somebody please explain to me how it is possible for a fourball to take almost SIX HOURS to play the Old Course at St Andrews? read more ...


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