Otago Blue captain Brandon Hodgson was the star player in this year's metropolitan senior A pennant series which finished with his team beating St Clair Blue in the final at Balmacewen on Saturday.
The New Zealand Open will be jointly sanctioned by the PGA Tour of Australasia and the Asian Tour over the next two years.
American Brooks Koepka held firm against buffeting winds and crushing pressure to claim a sensational four-shot victory at the US Open.
Otago Blue will go forward to the provincial pennant finals in October after beating defending champion St Clair Blue 4½ to-1½ at Balmacewen on Saturday.
Justin Thomas carded the lowest sub-par round ever at a US Open but still surrendered the third-round lead to fellow American Brian Harman.
Paul Casey rode a rollercoaster to a four-way share of second-round lead at the US Open on Friday but it was the end of the line for the world's three top-ranked players.
Rickie Fowler has fired a record-equalling seven-under-par 65 to seize a two-shot clubhouse lead in today's first round of the US Open.
New Zealand's Lydia Ko has been reinstated as world number one.
Ariya Jutanugarn will replace Lydia Ko as the top ranked player in women's golf after her rival for number one spot, South Korea's Ryu So-yeon, missed the cut at the ShopRite LPGA Classic in New Jersey.
Lydia Ko's reign as women's golf's world number one will end on Monday.
Former world No. 1 golfer Tiger Woods was arrested in South Florida early on Monday (local time) on a charge of driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs.
Defending champion St Clair Blue has squeaked into the playoffs of the men’s metropolitan pennant series after halving with Otago Blue at St Clair on Saturday.
Kiwi golfer Lydia Ko is in a strong position for another top finish on the LPGA Tour.
South Korean Kim Si-woo became the youngest ever winner of The Players Championship when he clinched an emphatic three-stroke victory in Florida.
A weekend of upsets has set the scene for an exciting final round of the men's senior A metropolitan pennant series, which will be played next Saturday.
Otago's Inia Logan has been selected to represent New Zealand in the Junior World Cup on the Chukyo course in Japan next month.
St Clair Blue posted its third consecutive win to romp up the table, passing Island Park and Chisholm Links, in beating the Links team at St Clair 5.5-0.5 at St Clair on Saturday.
Lydia Ko is off to a winning start to the LPGA Tour's Lorena Ochoa Match Play in Mexico.
Island Park and Chisholm Links began the day second and third respectively, and after finishing tied on 3-all at Chisholm Links on Saturday remain in the same positions.
Jordan Woodall (Cambridge) was the star player on the opening day of the South Island age-group championships, shooting a six-under-par 66 in difficult conditions to lead the field and the under-19...