Golf Digest editors picks

wall street journal

wall street journal

Results: 1 - 6 of 6
Golf & Business

Billy Walters, course owner and professional gambler, rolls the dice with an auction on his sprawling SoCal home

By Pete FinchBilly Walters is about to make a multimillion-dollar bet involving his home in Rancho Santa Fe, Calif.In case the name doesn’t sound familiar, Walters is the professional gambler and Las Vegas golf course owner...
Tuesday, 7/15/2014 at 4:00PM
Celebrity

Ex-Microsoft CEO, multi-billionaire plays more golf than we do

By John Strege What does a Microsoft multi-billionaire do when he retires? He plays golf. Frequently. At least this one does. Steve Ballmer, who three months ago retired as the CEO of Microsoft and is...
Thursday, 5/15/2014 at 6:18PM
News & Tours

Missing Links: Golf's decline in the UK and where have all the nicknames gone?

By John Strege Stories worth your time, in case you missed them: In 1983, there were 12 tournaments played in England and Wales, Derek Lawrenson notes in the United Kingdom's Golf Today. Today there are...
Wednesday, 4/2/2014 at 1:17PM
News & Tours

Is the key to playing better golf playing less golf? Perhaps. Here's why

By Luke Kerr-DineenFor years, the formula for success in golf has been relatively straightforward: To play better golf, you have to play more golf. Play different courses, with different people, for different stakes, as often...
Tuesday, 12/3/2013 at 12:59PM
Courses & Travel

WSJ Reports On Golf's Big Problem: No Kids

Randy Newman may have been on to something back in 1977 - “Short People” have got no reason to live. The Wall Street Journal’s Matthew Futterman doesn’t go that far, but his piece in Saturday's...
Sunday, 5/16/2010 at 3:52PM
Golf Equipment / Bomb & Gouge

Balata and Persimmon? Not a chance

BOMB: Have you seen the recent Wall Street Journal column by John Paul Newport in which he details his experience playing a round with a wooden driver and balata golf balls? Mr. Newport was clearly...
Thursday, 6/4/2009 at 11:44AM
Results: 1 - 6 of 6

The latest on golf digest

The Open Photo Essay
The Open Photo Essay
Exclusive images from our photographers.
What's In My Bag: Miguel Angel Jimenez
What's In My Bag
Miguel Angel Jimenez
Ryder Cup
Ryder Cup Travel
Beware phoney deals.
Swing Sequence: Rory McIlroy
Swing Sequences
Rory McIlroy
. Close

Thank you for signing up for the newsletter.

You will receive your first newsletter soon.
Subscribe to Golf Digest

Subscribe today
Golf Digest Perks