Jordan Spieth pulls out of Rio OlympicsWorld number three Jordan Spieth becomes the latest high-profile golfer to pull out of this summer's Olympics due to concerns over the Zika virus.
Jul 11, 21:26
R&A chief Peter Dawson: 'We should not have started day three'Royal & Ancient chief executive Peter Dawson says that it was wrong to start play in the morning of day three of the Open.
Jul 19, 06:49
This year's British Open winner to scoop record £1.15mThe winner of this year's British Open will take home a record £1.15m in prize money.
Jun 24, 15:20
Gareth Edwards, Gary Verity knighted in Queen's Birthday HonoursGareth Edwards, Gary Verity, Patrick Head are awarded knighthoods, Frank Lampard, Jimmy Anderson are given OBEs in the Queen's Birthday Honours list.
Jun 13, 06:28
Sky Sports confirms exclusive British Open rightsSky confirms that it has won exclusive rights for the British Open from 2017.
Feb 3, 13:04
The R&A vote to allow women members for first time in 260-year historyThe R&A vote in favour of allowing women members for the first time in its 260-year history.
Sep 18, 18:39
British Open to return to Northern Ireland's PortrushOne of golf's four Majors, the British Open, will return to Northern Ireland after more than 60 years away.
Jun 16, 18:02
Anchored putters banned from 2016The R&A and USGA agree to ban anchored putters from 2016.
May 21, 12:52
St Andrews to be redesigned ahead of 2015 Open ChampionshipSt Andrews will undergo changes to nine of its holes before the 2015 Open Championship.
Nov 23, 22:35
Carlos Tevez blasted for caddying at The OpenCarlos Tevez's appearance at The Open as a caddie for Andres Romero is dubbed as "absolute madness" by Royal and Ancient Club committee chairman Jim McArthur
Jul 24, 10:21
R & A and USGA discussing long puttersR & A chief Peter Dawson confirms that golf's governing bodies are discussing the future of long and 'belly' putters following Ernie Els's victory at the Open.
Jul 23, 14:30
R&A chief praises Rory McIlroyR&A chief Peter Dawson hails Rory McIlroy as the next generation's superstar.
Apr 25, 06:02
R&A chief blasts Tiger WoodsR&A cheif calls for Tiger Woods to be punished for his bad behaviour during The Masters.
Apr 24, 04:53
St Andrews to host 2015 Open ChampionshipSt Andrews will host the 2015 British Open Championship.
Oct 11, 12:05