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Inside Golf Australia June 2019

Inside Golf Australia June 2019

The US Open returns to Pebble Beach Golf Links this month … Nineteen years after Tiger Woods produced one of the most dominant performances in sporting history. 23 May 2019
Daddo: Postcards from golf’s next frontier (I hope)

Daddo: Postcards from golf’s next frontier (I hope)

I’ve just had a month off the tools. 14 May 2019
Daddo: You can’t ignore the ‘E’ word

Daddo: You can’t ignore the ‘E’ word

Should I have realised something was afoot on the 1st? Should the vaguely strangled, “oh, oh. Ooopsie. Oh, shoot,” followed by a gentle ‘crash’ have raised an internal alarm? Probably. 30 Apr 2019
Daddo: ‘The search’ just keeps on giving

Daddo: ‘The search’ just keeps on giving

It’s been an exhaustive search to find the place that no thinking golfer will go. And now, it would seem I’ve finally found my Nirvana. 20 Mar 2019
Daddo: A Youthful Love of the Game

Daddo: A Youthful Love of the Game

Legendary Australian artist Ken Done once said he wanted to “paint like a five year old.” 22 Feb 2019
Daddo: Prepping for my major

Daddo: Prepping for my major

I thought the Monthly Medal was something to look forward to. 10 Dec 2018
DADDO: Me … superstitious? Not a chance

DADDO: Me … superstitious? Not a chance

Superstitions? Yeah, I got a few: nothing I can’t handle. It’s not like I’m headless if I step on a crack in the pavement, see a black cat cross my path or don’t find an east-west facing spot in the golf club carpark on a Saturday morning. 29 Jun 2018
DADDO: Stalking Steve Williams

DADDO: Stalking Steve Williams

I’m on the range pre-dawn of day one for the New Zealand Open. The gentle hum of a generator pumping wattage into the floodlights is the bass line to the non-rhythmic thwack of golf clubs colliding with golf balls. 24 May 2018
DADDO: It’s a funny game, isn't it!

DADDO: It’s a funny game, isn't it!

Hilarious, actually. Like, there are moments when it’s turned me inside out and had me ready to wet my pants with myrrh and then, there’re those other days. 22 Jan 2018
DADDO: Golf and the unbreakable bond

DADDO: Golf and the unbreakable bond

How do you know it’s been too long between golf games? 21 Sep 2017
DADDO: I can't keep this secret any longer

DADDO: I can't keep this secret any longer

Every golfer has a secret: A hidden gem we file away and hope to remember at the start of a round, not the end. It rarely works out that way, though. 25 Aug 2017