Wednesday 13 November 2019

Stone age golf

• The world never ceases to amaze me. I see one of the most famous bastions of male domination, Augusta National Golf Club, has admitted two women into its hallowed halls. "This is a joyous occasion," Augusta National chairman Billy Payne said.

What are the bets that we will hear similar utterances from Royal Dublin and Portmarnock golf clubs in the near future? I wouldn't hold your breath.

Aidan Hampson
Dublin

Irish Independent

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