Simon Plumb

Simon Plumb is a Herald on Sunday news journalist. In his spare time he likes to club a small white ball around around a field, chase it, and hit it again.

Golf: Ko Chasing a Cool $10M

She’s already the youngest player in history to win 10 professional events. And over the next four days, Lydia Ko can close in on her 10 millionth dollar.

Sports: Rory McIlroy Gets The Runs

A club sandwich has become the latest thing to threaten Rory McIlroy’s run in the Race to Dubai, writes Simon Plumb. You may think the lifestyle of a top golf professional …