Golf-club and ball sport
From Scotland the game of club and ball originated in 15th century,it is a famous sport where golfers try to get ball in holes laid across the golf course with minimum strokes.In the early days at Scotland the course was laid across sand dunes directly inland from beaches.
Golf has been palying in many forms like skins,9-points, stable ford, team play,scramble,better ball, green some,wolf and bogey competitions.
Golf gain popularity across the world ,it was in 2005 when golf direct calculated countries where golf is played,countries according to per capita are Scotland,New Zealand, Australia, Ireland, Canada, Wales, United States, Sweden, and England.
China has also been famous for its golf from 1984 but its popularity decreased till 2009 where most of the golf courses were banned.
Around the world there are twenty professional golf tours each of them run by a PGA,each of them has responsibility for arranging events and regulating them Gaining membership of an elite tour is highly competitive, and most professional golfers never achieve it. A small elite of professional golfers are "tournament pros" who compete full-time on international "tours"