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Tom Watson added to Masters honorary staters

Tom Watson added to Masters honorary staters

Fred Ridley, Chairman of Augusta National Golf Club and the Masters Tournament, announced today that two-time Masters champion Tom Watson will join Jack Nicklaus and Gary Player as an Honorary Starter beginning Thursday, April 7, 2022, at the 86th Masters Tournament. 12 Jan 2022
Min Woo Lee locked in for maiden Masters

Min Woo Lee locked in for maiden Masters

The top 50 from the final world ranking of the year was set on Sunday, with Min Woo Lee among them to ensure he is one of five Australians to earn an invite for the Masters in April. 20 Dec 2021
Lee Elder, a golf trail blazer, dies

Lee Elder, a golf trail blazer, dies

Lee Elder, who broke down racial barriers as the first black golfer to play in the Masters and paved the way for Tiger Woods and others to follow, has died at the age of 87. 30 Nov 2021
Strong field assembles for Women’s Amateur Asia-Pacific

Strong field assembles for Women’s Amateur Asia-Pacific

Korea’s Youmin Hwang, China’s Xiaowen Yin lead a strong field in this week’s Women’s Amateur Asia-Pacific championship (WAAP), at Abu Dhabi Golf Club. 9 Nov 2021
Aussie McKinney one back in Dubai

Aussie McKinney one back in Dubai

China’s Bo Jin fired a bogey-free, seven-under-par 64 to grab a one-stroke lead after the second round of the 12th Asia-Pacific Amateur Championship (AAC) on Thursday at Dubai Creek Golf & Yacht Club. 5 Nov 2021
Top players to use Women’s Amateur Asia-Pacific Championship as launchpad

Top players to use Women’s Amateur Asia-Pacific Championship as launchpad

Some of the finest players in the Asia-Pacific region are aiming to emulate the illustrious alumni of the Women’s Amateur Asia-Pacific (WAAP) championship when the region’s premier women’s event is held at the Abu Dhabi Golf Club in the United Arab Emirates capital from November 10-13. 7 Oct 2021
Top seed out of U.S. Senior Amateur Championship

Top seed out of U.S. Senior Amateur Championship

For the previous two days at the Country Club of Detroit, Tim Hogarth’s golf game had been impeccable. The California resident made 11 birdies against one bogey during 36 holes of stroke play in the 66th U.S. Senior Amateur, matching the championship scoring mark of 134. 31 Aug 2021
Hogarth earns medallist honours at U.S. Senior Amateur Championship

Hogarth earns medallist honours at U.S. Senior Amateur Championship

Tim Hogarth matched a pair of scoring records on Sunday en route to earning medallist honours in the 66th U.S. Senior Amateur Championship at the Country Club of Detroit. 30 Aug 2021
Asia-Pacific Amateur heads to Dubai

Asia-Pacific Amateur heads to Dubai

The Asia-Pacific Golf Confederation, the Masters Tournament and The R&A today announced that the 12th Asia-Pacific Amateur Championship is set to be held November 3-6 at Dubai Creek Golf & Yacht Club in Dubai. 28 Jul 2021
Two-time major champion Cabrera jailed

Two-time major champion Cabrera jailed

Argentinian golfer Angel Cabrera, a former Masters and US Open champion, has been sentenced to two years in prison for assaulting his former partner. 8 Jul 2021
Matsuyama's Masters triumph to spark next golf rush in Asia

Matsuyama's Masters triumph to spark next golf rush in Asia

A boyhood fantasy that turned into reality for Hideki Matsuyama is now destined to spark new dreams amongst Asian kids and potentially create the next golf rush in Japan and across the region. 6 May 2021
Masters hero Matsuyama receives PM's Award

Masters hero Matsuyama receives PM's Award

Japan's Hideki Matsuyama received the Prime Minister's Award after becoming the first person from his nation to win the prestigious Masters Tournament. 30 Apr 2021
Opinion: A winning week for diversity

Opinion: A winning week for diversity

It is somewhat fitting that at a tournament and golf club not known for its diverse membership and inclusive policies for much of its history, that the diversity of golf took centre stage at the beginning and end of the Masters. 14 Apr 2021
Matsuyama's triumph will inspire quick gains for Asian golf

Matsuyama's triumph will inspire quick gains for Asian golf

Hideki Matsuyama’s historic triumph in becoming the first Japanese winner at the Masters Tournament will spark immediate gains for Asian golf. 14 Apr 2021
Matsuyama sought for Australian summer

Matsuyama sought for Australian summer

Organisers hope to lure Masters winner Hideki Matsuyama to the Australian PGA Championship in Queensland in December as part of plans to revive the golfing calendar after the 2020/21 season was impacted by COVID-19. 13 Apr 2021
Officials & Players heap praise on Matsuyama

Officials & Players heap praise on Matsuyama

Officials and fellow competitors poured deserved praise and adoration on Japan’s history-maker Hideki Matsuyama, whose nail-biting victory at the Masters Tournament on Sunday was tipped to spark a new wave of talents emerging from Japan and Asia for decades to come. 12 Apr 2021
Win a trip to Augusta in 2022

Win a trip to Augusta in 2022

With the 2021 Masters in the books, many golfers will be dreaming of heading to Augusta in April 2022. By subscribing to Golf Australia magazine before April 14, you can win your way to Georgia next year. 12 Apr 2021
Morri: Augusta National changing the game once again

Morri: Augusta National changing the game once again

For all its ties to the past and the constant citing of tradition, there is one area where Augusta National is ushering in the future. 12 Apr 2021
Gallery: Masters Final Round

Gallery: Masters Final Round

Hideki Matsuyama held onto the lead over the final 18 holes to claim the green jacket and his maiden major win. Here are the best images from on the grounds of Augusta National of the final round of the 85th Masters. 12 Apr 2021
Fearless Zalatoris has golf world talking

Fearless Zalatoris has golf world talking

The golf world has fallen in love with Will Zalatoris, the little-known but fearless Masters debutant who claimed outright second place. 12 Apr 2021
Magical Matsuyama makes Masters history for Asia

Magical Matsuyama makes Masters history for Asia

Hideki Matsuyama created Masters Tournament history on Sunday after overcoming intense pressure and the weight of a nation to become the first Japanese male golfer to triumph at Augusta National and put on the famous green jacket. 12 Apr 2021