Articles by Matt Cooper

  • Ecco Biom Review
    Reviews

    ‘ECCO nail it again’ – A roadtest of the wonderful BIOM TOUR shoe

    We roadtested the ECCO BIOM TOUR shoe out on the course. They deserve the caps lock.

    Matt Cooper
  • Pivo Pod Lite
    Equipment

    This might just be the perfect solution to film your golf shots from your phone

    The Pivo Pod Lite is a game changer allows you to effectively capture your golf shots from your phone with a minimum of fuss.

    Matt Cooper
  • R&A Clubhouse, St Andrews
    Courses

    ‘Pure golfing romance’ – I got a sleeper train to play a round at the home of golf

    Playing a round of golf at the home of the sport, in the footsteps of the greats. Pure golfing romance.

    Matt Cooper
  • Brian Harman plays out of a bunker at the Royal Liverpool Golf Club
    Courses

    A hole-by-hole review of an amateur golfer’s experience playing The Open course at Royal Liverpool Golf Club

    It’s easy enough to imagine an Open Championship host course as a hoity-toity place for the average golfer. You might think of the grand clubhouses...

    Matt Cooper
  • Back of 18th hole Royal Golf Club Bahrain
    Courses

    We played the Bahrain Championship Pro-Am at The Royal Golf Club – and this is how we fared

    The return of the DP World Tour to the Kingdom of Bahrain in early 2024 not only witnessed a bounce back to form for...

    Matt Cooper
  • Tommy Fleetwood talks up ‘unbelievable’ Brooks Koepka ahead of US Open

    Koepka claimed his fifth major in May’s US PGA Championship at Oak Hill.

    Matt Cooper
  • Why has Saudi Arabia become big player in world sport and what does future hold?

    The country sees sport as vital to diversifying its economy and encouraging activity among its citizens.

    Matt Cooper
  • Preventing protesters disrupting Open not a new challenge, say organisers

    Protesters have interrupted the World Snooker Championship and delayed the Grand National in recent days.

    Matt Cooper
  • Former Ryder Cup star Thomas Pieters joins LIV Golf for 2023 season

    The 31-year-old Belgian has signed up for the 14-event league.

    Matt Cooper
  • Justin Rose: Ryder Cup will not be ‘devalued’ if LIV players not present in Rome

    Rose boosted his own chances of making a sixth Ryder Cup appearance with victory at the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am on Monday.

    Matt Cooper
  • News

    On this day in 2009 – Colin Montgomerie appointed Europe’s Ryder Cup captain

    The Scot made eight playing appearances in the competition.

    Matt Cooper
  • Rory McIlroy hits back at Patrick Reed as tensions rise at Dubai Desert Classic

    ‘I’m living in reality, I don’t know where he’s living,’ McIlroy said.

    Matt Cooper
  • News

    Ian Poulter suggests he may not play in Ryder Cup this year even if he qualifies

    The 47-year-old Englishman has been one of Europe’s leading players in the event.

    Matt Cooper