7 Sep 1935: Golfing Whitcombe brothers, all members of Britain's Ryder Cup Team, at the Leatherhead Golf Club. (These gentlemen are not characters in the Agatha Christie novel, just an example of men's golfing attire in the 1930s.)
''Britain's Justin Rose takes gold in Rio Olympic 2016 Golf'' Britain's Justin Rose takes gold in Rio Olympic 2016 Golf It was the tournament that the world's top players turned their backs on -- but golf's return to the Olympics after a 112-year absence could prove to be one of the highlights of the Rio 2016 Games. Great Britain's Justin Rose on Sunday edged Sweden's Henrik Stenson in a thrilling finale to card a final-round 67 and finish two shots clear of his Ryder Cup partner. They…
Rio Olympics: Usain Bolt wins; GB golds for Whitlock, Murray, Rose & Kenny
Great Britain won three golds in the space of two hours to briefly move above China into second place in the medal table on day nine of Rio 2016. Gymnast Max Whitlock's historic double success on the floor and the pommel horse came either side of Justin Rose's two-shot victory in the golf. That took GB's tally of golds to 13.