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Veteran businessman Dr Michael Smurfit has completed the sale of the K Club golf resort to nursing homes operator Michael Fetherston, in a deal believed to be worth between €65-€70 million. Dr Smurfit, former chairman of the Smurfit Kappa packaging group, said it was the ‘end of an era, as he handed over formal control […]

Dr. Michael Smurfit is pleased to announce a definitive agreement to sell The K Club in Straffan, Kildare, Ireland to Mr. Michael Fetherston. The transaction is expected to close in early 2020

As Ryder Cup director since 1995, Richard Hills has seen more changes and been the driving force of more improvements in the matches than any man in the modern era. He has outlasted players, captains, European Tour back room colleagues and many of the commercial partners who have worked with him. Not someone who ever […]