Michael Schmitt


Total Articles: 104

Mike Schmitt is the Head of Newsroom in Planet Sport’s Cape Town office, leading a team of sports journalists covering football, tennis, cricket, golf, rugby union and Formula One. Mike got his BA degree from the University of Cape Town and soon turned his attention towards journalism. He has worked for the likes of TEAMtalk, Sky Sports and Fox Sports over the course of his career. A long-suffering Manchester United fan, he also supports the Springboks, Stormers, Proteas and the Bengals.

Articles By Michael Schmitt

Patrick Reed finds unlikely ally in Rory McIlroy over latest rules controversy
The 'spark' is gone as Shane Lowry splits with Open winning caddie Bo Martin
PGA Tour news: Sam Ryder tames windy conditions to lead Farmers Insurance Open
Brighton boss Roberto De Zerbi fumes over penalty call: 'A very bad day for the referee'
PGA Tour news: Rookie Davis Thompson stays clear of Jon Rahm at American Express
PGA Tour news: Davis Thompson leads American Express, Jon Rahm tied for second
PGA Tour news: Si Woo Kim storms to Sony Open win with final-round 64
LIV Golf rebel Ian Poulter not impressed by Ryder Cup birthday snub
Jon Rahm questions golf world rankings: 'I've been the best player in the world'
Rafael Nadal loses patience with retirement questions: 'Don't keep going on about it'