The golfy items our editors selected below served them well on the course in 2018.

Stuff We Love: 18 golfy things we couldn’t get enough of in 2018

Phil Mickelson, HBO 24/7

Our breakdown of the best (and worst!) Tiger and Phil moments from HBO’s 24/7 episode

Tuesday night, HBO took viewers behind the scenes as Phil and Tiger prepped for “The Match.” Two of our writers watched every minute.

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LPGA Tour Championship receiving mega purse bump in 2019

The year-long points race on the LPGA Tour will serve to qualify players for a $1.5 million winner’s share at the season finale.

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Yo, Gear Guy! How do pros decide between standard and ‘X’ golf balls?

Our Gear Guy discusses the difference between “X” type golf balls and what goes into pros’ decisions when choosing theirs.

Troy Merritt

Troy Merritt on the emotional highs and unhealthy lows of his wild 2018 season

From a career-saving win to a career-threatening trip to the operating table, Troy Merritt, 33, saw the best and worst of times in 2018.

Callaway Big Bertha Irons Hybrids

FIRST LOOK: Callaway releasing new Big Bertha iron and hybrid models in January

Both new models are aimed at players looking for maximum launch, trajectory, distance, and forgiveness in an easy-to-swing package.

Rory McIlroy watches a shot during the pro-am of the Nedbank Golf Challenge last week.

Why Rory McIlroy made a mid-tournament driver shaft change

The driver has always been one of the biggest weapons in McIlroy’s bag. Here’s why he decided to make a driver shaft change.

Jack Bartlett Golf Impressions

Meet the man behind those hilarious DJ and Keegan impersonations (and get ready to see more of him)

After he posted a pair of videos to Twitter last week, Bartlett has become an internet sensation. And this is only the beginning.

Rory McIlroy

Rory McIlroy won’t be watching the Tiger-Phil match: ‘It’s missed the mark’

Rory McIlroy is the latest pro to reveal he will not be watching “The Match” between Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson.

Equipment

Callaway Big Bertha Irons Hybrids

FIRST LOOK: Callaway releasing new Big Bertha iron and hybrid models in January

Both new models are aimed at players looking for maximum launch, trajectory, distance, and forgiveness in an easy-to-swing package.

Wall-to-Wall Equipment: Kuchar’s driver/ball tweaks pay off, gear rumor season and more

We look into Kuchar's tweaks that helped him win in Mexico, Westwood's new putter, equipment rumors and more.

The Knockdown with Alan Shipnuck

Top 100 Courses

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GOLF’s 2017-18 ranking of the Top 100 Courses in the World

Our 18th biennial celebration of the Top 100 Courses in the U.S. and the World is a global blast—even if it’s not exactly a surprise...

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America's Finest: Our 2017-18 ranking of the Top 100 Courses in the U.S.

Our 18th biennial ranking of the Top 100 Courses in the U.S. is a mix of the old, the new and the newly rediscovered. Text by Joe Passov.

GOLF Films

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GOLF Films Presents: Bobbi

Bobbi Lancaster hid who she was for decades, until golf helped give her the courage to finally be herself.

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All Square: Tiger Woods, Steve Scott and the 1996 U.S. Amateur Final

GOLF Films presents the story of the 1996 U.S. Amateur final between Tiger Woods and Steve Scott.