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Asian Tour: Mercuries Taiwan Masters cancelled

Asian Tour: Mercuries Taiwan Masters cancelled

The long-standing Mercuries Taiwan Masters, originally scheduled to tee off at the Taiwan Golf and Country Club from September 17-20, will be cancelled this year due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. 15 Jul 2020
Asian Tour set to return in September

Asian Tour set to return in September

The Asian Tour plans to resume its 2020 season in September where its schedule is based on forecasts and the current trajectory of gradual relaxations of social distancing measures across the region. 9 Jun 2020
Aussies Abroad: Matt Ballard – Singapore national coach

Aussies Abroad: Matt Ballard – Singapore national coach

Matt Ballard grew up on the Gold Coast, played professionally on numerous Tours for 14 years and coached former World No.1 Adam Scott. In January last year, Ballard moved his family to Singapore to take over the reins as National Coach for the Singapore Golf Association. We caught up with the proud Aussie to learn more about his profession and life in the city-state. 1 Jun 2020
Morri: Benefits of golf’s enforced off season

Morri: Benefits of golf’s enforced off season

There’s long been a belief (this writer included) that professional golf does itself – and the game more broadly – no favours with its relentless, year-long schedule. 27 Apr 2020
My favourite moment: Scott Hend

My favourite moment: Scott Hend

If the title wasn’t already occupied by Miguel Angel Jimenez, Scott Hend could perhaps be anointed ‘The most interesting man in golf’. 22 Apr 2020
My favourite moment: Dimi Papadatos

My favourite moment: Dimi Papadatos

Exactly what stands out in the memory of each individual golfer as the pinnacle of their respective career varies greatly. 20 Apr 2020
Indian Open postponed

Indian Open postponed

The Hero Indian Open, scheduled to take place from March 19-22 at DLF Golf and Country Club in Gurugram, New Delhi, has been postponed due to the ongoing threat posed by the spread of the Coronavirus (COVID-19). 12 Mar 2020
Bangladesh event postponed amid virus concerns

Bangladesh event postponed amid virus concerns

The Bangabandhu Cup Golf Open 2020 will be postponed to a later date due to the ongoing COVID-19 concerns. 9 Mar 2020
Malaysian Open: Simsby seals playoff victory over Aussie Dodt

Malaysian Open: Simsby seals playoff victory over Aussie Dodt

American Trevor Simsby picked up his first Asian Tour title after sinking a four-foot birdie putt to emerge triumphant on the second play-off hole against Andrew Dodt of Australia at the weather-shortened Bandar Malaysia Open on Sunday. 9 Mar 2020
Asian Tour: Royal's Cup 2020 to be postponed

Asian Tour: Royal's Cup 2020 to be postponed

The Royal’s Cup 2020 scheduled to be played at the Grand Prix Golf Club in Kanchanaburi next week will be postponed due to ongoing COVID-19 concerns. 5 Mar 2020
In-form Kim hopeful of successful title bid at Malaysian Open

In-form Kim hopeful of successful title bid at Malaysian Open

Korean teen wonder Joohyung Kim will resume his bid for a second Asian Tour title when he makes his maiden appearance at the Bandar Malaysia Open, which gets underway at the highly rated Kota Permai Golf and Country Club on Thursday. 5 Mar 2020
So-called expert golf tips for this week

So-called expert golf tips for this week

One of the PGA Tour’s most respected events takes place this week, with the US circuit headed to Bay Hill for the Arnold Palmer Invitational. Meanwhile, Europe’s best remain in the desert for the Qatar Masters and the Asian Tour arrives in Malaysia. Here is who our so-called experts like. Plus, their best bets of the week. 4 Mar 2020
The Preview: Bandar Malaysia Open

The Preview: Bandar Malaysia Open

The Asian Tour travels to Kota Permai Golf & Country Club this week for the return of the Malaysian Open, which was last won by India's Anirban Lahiri in 2015. 4 Mar 2020
ASIAN TOUR: Home trio ready for Malaysian Open

ASIAN TOUR: Home trio ready for Malaysian Open

Proven Asian Tour winners Ben Leong, Nicholas Fung and Danny Chia are ready to fly the flag for Malaysia when they tee off for the Bandar Malaysia Open which gets underway at the highly rated Kota Permai Golf and Country Club on Thursday. 3 Mar 2020
Brad Kennedy to rethink retirement plans

Brad Kennedy to rethink retirement plans

Seasoned Australian Brad Kennedy will consider shelving his retirement plans after a dream finish to the New Zealand Open reminded him how sweet it is to win. 2 Mar 2020
Kennedy storms home to win second New Zealand Open title

Kennedy storms home to win second New Zealand Open title

Queensland’s Brad Kennedy returned to the winner’s circle again when he signed for a stunning eight-under-par 63 to win the 101st New Zealand Open presented by Sky Sport on Sunday. 1 Mar 2020
NZ Open: Korean teenage star leads Aussie trio

NZ Open: Korean teenage star leads Aussie trio

Korean teenage superstar Joohyung Kim shot a 7-under 64 in round one of the 101st New Zealand Open, presented by Sky Sport, to lead by one shot over Australians Wade Ormsby, Brad Kennedy and Ben Eccles. 27 Feb 2020
Fox gets support from famous names for NZ Open tilt

Fox gets support from famous names for NZ Open tilt

Leading Kiwi golfer Ryan Fox will have Steve Williams on his bag and Shane Warne alongside him as he chases a New Zealand Open title in Queenstown this week. 26 Feb 2020
Asian Tour: Yeangder TPC back in October

Asian Tour: Yeangder TPC back in October

The US$500,000 Yeangder Tournament Players Championship (TPC) will celebrate its 11th consecutive edition when it is once again hosted by the Linkou International Golf and Country Club from October 8-11. 26 Feb 2020
So-called expert golf tips for this week

So-called expert golf tips for this week

There is once again an abundance of golf on offer around the world this week. The local men’s Tour and Asian Tour head to New Zealand, the PGA Tour’s Florida swing begins, Europe returns to the desert and the Ladies European Tour and ALPG co-sanction the NSW Open in Dubbo. See who our so-called experts fancy. Plus, their best bets of the week. 26 Feb 2020
Royal's Cup 2020 receives strong automotive backing

Royal's Cup 2020 receives strong automotive backing

The inaugural Royal’s Cup 2020 is gearing up to be a highly anticipated event and has now been uplifted with the support of automotive giants. 25 Feb 2020