Confederation of Professional Golf News

EDUGOLF Project Aims to Modernise Education and Training in Golf

6th May 2021

PING Announced as Official Apparel Supplier for Team Europe at Solheim Cup

27th Apr 2021

CPG Appoint David Kearney to Deliver Community Coach Education

27th Apr 2021

PING Introduces 2021 Putter Models

14th Apr 2021

The 2021 Masters Review: A Tournament of Many Firsts

12th Apr 2021

CPG’s 2021 Event Schedule Further Strengthened by Qatar Commitment

12th Apr 2021

Register for “Inside the Business of Golf” with Guy Kinnings

9th Apr 2021

PGA of Spain Host Star-Studded Webinar Series

6th Apr 2021

PING Reveals SS21 Men’s Performance Apparel Collection

24th Mar 2021

PING Unveils SS21 Women’s Performance Apparel Collection

23rd Mar 2021

PING Europe Commits to Advanced and Extended Partnership with the CPG

22nd Mar 2021

Golf Genius’ Contactless Solution Powers Efficient and Safe Professional Events

12th Mar 2021

Postponed 8th AESGC International Pro-Am to Return in 2022

12th Mar 2021

CPG and Centurion Club Extend Partnership with Launch of The CPG Centurion Club Invitational Pro-Am

9th Mar 2021

Golf Genius Helping to get Clubs Comfortable Running Competitions with WHS

5th Mar 2021

CPG Launch New International Business Networking Club

4th Mar 2021

PGA of Canada Announces PGA of Canada Foundation Benevolent Fund

2nd Mar 2021

13th BlackSeaRama Pro-Am Returns for 2021

26th Feb 2021

The R&A’s Phil Anderton Joins the RCEDT Board of Trustees

22nd Feb 2021

The Spin – CPG Podcast Relaunched and Reimagined

15th Feb 2021
load more

Peter Alliss ‘The Voice of Golf’ Dies at Age 891 min read


Posted on: 6th Dec 2020

World renowned golf commentator and eight-time Ryder Cup Player, Peter Alliss, has passed away at the age of 89.

Alliss, who is well known globally for his witty commentary across golf channels, and his ability to deliver the right words at the right time, has entertained generations of golf fans across television for decades.

But his commentary came after an established and successful career in professional golf, claiming 21 victories and representing Team GB&I in the Ryder Cup (before the establishment of Team Europe) on eight separate occasions.

A legend in his own right, Alliss will go down as one of the most memorable names and voices in golf – both on and off the golf course – and was recognised in 2004 with the Christer Lindberg Bowl (pictured receiving the award above, with then PGAs of Europe President, Sir Michael Bonallock), during the 2004 Annual Awards ceremony.

The CPG offer its thoughts and condolences to Alliss’ family at this time.

SUBSCRIBE TO CPG UPDATES
Subscribe to receive future announcements, updates and live content from the CPG.
We respect your privacy.