Matt Chivers

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Matt Chivers

Content Executive

Matt joined GolfMagic as Content Executive in April 2021 and he has hit the ground running by helping the site dramatically increase its unique users over the last 12 months. Matt keeps our readers up to date with all things PGA Tour, DP World Tour and LIV Golf, and he also takes care of all the latest golf equipment news. He also gives the lowdown to our readers on everything that is happening on social media. Matt achieved a Gold Standard NCTJ Diploma at News Associates, the No.1 journalism course in the UK. Prior to joining GolfMagic, Matt reported for Sportsbeat and he wrote articles for National Club Golfer and Today’s Golfer. Matt also used to work at American Golf where he built a greater understanding and knowledge of all things golf equipment. Matt is a very capable golfer with a 7 handicap and his favourite golfers are Jordan Spieth, Viktor Hovland and Tommy Fleetwood. His favourite golf courses are Royal Cinque Ports and West Lancs, and he is a huge Arsenal fan. 

Articles by Matt Chivers
Tom Kim (-6) and Si Woo Kim (-7), stars of the Presidents Cup for the International team, thrilled fans again in the first round of the Shriners Children's Open.
Jon Rahm is aiming to equal Seve Ballesteros' haul of three titles at the acciona Open de Espana this week and he started in near-perfect fashion on Thursday.
15-time DP World Tour winner Thomas Bjorn was left enraged after someone supposedly changed the settings on his driver before the first round of the acciona Open de Espana.
The LIV Golf Invitationals in Bangkok and Jeddah will not be granted Official World Golf Ranking points as the board must review the structure of the MENA Tour.
A US District Court judge has ruled against LIV Golf's wishes and requested a log of communications between plaintiffs about the new tour.
Tiger Woods is set to tee it up again at the PNC Championship with his son Charlie in December after the pair came second at this event in 2021.
The MENA Tour was only founded 11 years ago, but now it finds itself at the forefront of professional golf as it teams up with the LIV Golf Invitational Series.
Netflix producer Chad Mumm couldn't contain his excitement for the Drive to Survive-style documentary series on the PGA Tour out in early 2023.
The MENA Tour confirmed on Wednesday afternoon that it has joined LIV Golf in a 'strategic alliance' which will see the controversial series gain world ranking points. 
LIV Golf has reportedly formed a 'strategic alliance' with the MENA Tour and the Bangkok Invitational will be the first event in which players will have access to ranking points.
Maja Stark was disqualified from The Ascendant LPGA Benefitting Volunteers of America last week for using a driver not on the "List of Conforming Driver Heads."
golfclubs4cash has reported year-on-year growth that beats the pandemic boom in the sport as a result of players changing their living habits in the UK's current living crisis.
Some golf fans on social media loved Tommy Fleetwood's new haircut which he showed off at the acciona Open de Espana on the DP World Tour on Tuesday.
Golf will join BMX and coastal rowing in making their first appearances at the 2026 Commonwealth Games to be held in the Australian state of Victoria.
US Ryder Cup captain Zach Johnson revealed that Tiger Woods is already involved in their side's preparation for the matches set to take place in Rome in 12 months' time.
The new Titleist Pro V1 and Pro V1x golf balls appeared for the first time on the PGA Tour at the Sanderson Farms Championship.
The GEO Foundation began the Sustainable Golf Week initiative to promote sustainable habits and decisions to golfers around the world.
England cricketer Jonny Bairstow slipped while playing golf at Pannal Golf Club, causing a broken leg and a dislocated ankle.
Seamus Power spoke passionately about playing in the Ryder Cup for Europe and the major championships, which would be jeopardised if he joined LIV Golf.
Justin Thomas appeared on The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon where he spoke about the Presidents Cup and the PGA Tour Netflix documentary series.
Jon Rahm came tied 17th at the acciona Open de Espana in 2021 and the Spaniard will be fresh and ready for his home open at Club de Campo Villa de Madrid.
Romain Langasgue shot a stunning 61 at St Andrews in the first round of the Alfred Dunhill Links Championship, while Rory McIlroy started well at Carnoustie.
Blake Abercrombie travelled from the US to Denmark for the First Stage Section E at Lyngbygaard Golf in Denmark on the DP World Tour, but his qualification campaign came to an abrupt end.
Despite LIV Golf being strongly linked to a deal with Fox Sports, the company have refuted claims that an agreement with any broadcaster is complete.
Mike Lorenzo-Vera had a "strange taste in his mouth" after revealing he was the fourth reserve for the Alfred Dunhill Links Championship, whereas some LIV Golf players were "invited."