australian open

Tigermania hits Melbourne as Woods talks Presidents Cup

Tigermania hits Melbourne as Woods talks Presidents Cup

Melburnians crashed their bikes into concrete bollards and spilt their morning coffees when they spotted Tiger Woods near Crown Casino earlier today. 6 Dec 2018
Best golf images for 2018

Best golf images for 2018

The photographic team from Getty Images have covered all the big golf events across the globe this year and here are 100 of the finest shots they captured. 4 Dec 2018
Is Ogilvy the man with the answers?

Is Ogilvy the man with the answers?

Geoff Ogilvy is back. 27 Nov 2018
Cam Smith: History Australian Open’s best asset

Cam Smith: History Australian Open’s best asset

Cameron Smith believes the chance to join golf greats Jack Nicklaus and Greg Norman as Australian Open champions should be used by event organisers to lure stars next year. 18 Nov 2018
Abraham Ancer claims Australian Open title

Abraham Ancer claims Australian Open title

Abraham Ancer hopes to emulate the feats of Jordan Spieth and Rory McIlroy after joining the superstar duo by putting his name on the Stonehaven Cup with a historic Emirates Australian Open triumph at The Lakes. 18 Nov 2018
Abraham has The Lakes Ancer

Abraham has The Lakes Ancer

Mexican birdie machine Abraham Ancer has played the round of his life to burst from the pack and seize command of the Australian Open after a drama-charged third round in Sydney. 17 Nov 2018
Tough conditions deliver crowded Australian Open leaderboard

Tough conditions deliver crowded Australian Open leaderboard

A sunny, albeit windy, morning greeted the early field for the commencement of the 103rd Australian Open at The Lakes, before a Scottish Open broke out in the afternoon. Blustery winds and drizzling rain making scoring difficult for the second half of the draw. 15 Nov 2018
Brandt Snedeker: "It’s unbelievable"

Brandt Snedeker: "It’s unbelievable"

A world first is taking place at The Lakes Golf Club in Sydney this week, where 12 disabled golfers will compete in the Australian All Abilities Championship held in conjunction with the Emirates Australian Open. 14 Nov 2018
Smith’s heartbreak: “I really want to get this one”

Smith’s heartbreak: “I really want to get this one”

Cameron Smith has turned to a “heartbreaking” play-off loss after finalising his preparations for the Australian Open at The Lakes Golf Club in Sydney. 14 Nov 2018
Smith: "I’ve been thinking about this all year"

Smith: "I’ve been thinking about this all year"

Cameron Smith's coach believes the youngster is on the cusp of building a great domestic golf resume as he prepares to headline the field at this week's Australian Open. 13 Nov 2018
Day & Scott absences not an issue: Allenby

Day & Scott absences not an issue: Allenby

Local stalwarts Greg Chalmers and Robert Allenby have backed the Australian Open to be a sporting success despite the absence of big guns Jason Day, Adam Scott and Marc Leishman. 12 Nov 2018
VIDEO: Zach Murray to make pro debut in Sydney

VIDEO: Zach Murray to make pro debut in Sydney

Gentle giant Zach Murray has taken the professional plunge in time for the Australian Open. 12 Nov 2018
Ogilvy: Tarnished – How the Stonehaven Cup lost its lustre

Ogilvy: Tarnished – How the Stonehaven Cup lost its lustre

Growing up in Melbourne, I was always told that the Australian Open was golf’s ‘fifth major’. It had such a great history, so the case was persuasive. Arnold Palmer, Jack Nicklaus and Gary Player had all regularly come down to play and all three had won the event. So I was sold. 12 Nov 2018
PGA Tour: Kuchar ends four-year winless drought

PGA Tour: Kuchar ends four-year winless drought

The timing couldn't have been better for the Australian Open as American star Matt Kuchar finally rediscovered his winning touch. 12 Nov 2018
Brutal DQ won't deter Dimi Papadatos

Brutal DQ won't deter Dimi Papadatos

Dimi Papadatos doesn't have time to dwell on the shattering sequence of events that wrecked his chance to secure a European Tour card. 7 Nov 2018
Jordan Zunic claims thrilling Queensland Open victory

Jordan Zunic claims thrilling Queensland Open victory

Jordan Zunic has grinded out his third ISPS HANDA PGA Tour of Australasia title, clinging on to his round three lead by the slimmest of margins to win the Isuzu Queensland Open. 4 Nov 2018
Thankful Kuchar set for Aussie holiday

Thankful Kuchar set for Aussie holiday

Unlike many of his compatriots, Matt Kuchar will forgo Thanksgiving at home in America to tee it up in the Emirates Australian Open and partner Kyle Stanley at the ISPS HANDA World Cup of Golf. 1 Nov 2018
Summer starts now for Rhein Gibson

Summer starts now for Rhein Gibson

Rhein Gibson has made the trip back Down Under a little earlier to tee it up at The Brisbane Golf Club in this week’s Isuzu Queensland Open. 30 Oct 2018
Lahiri & Colsaerts commit to Australian Open

Lahiri & Colsaerts commit to Australian Open

Indian superstar and dual Presidents Cup player Anirban Lahiri will contest the 2018 Emirates Australian Open. 30 Oct 2018
Davis confirms Stonehaven Cup defence

Davis confirms Stonehaven Cup defence

Home-grown hero Cameron Davis has confirmed he’ll defend his Australian Open title. 26 Oct 2018
Lucas Herbert swaps Europe and Aussie Open for Eynesbury

Lucas Herbert swaps Europe and Aussie Open for Eynesbury

Chasing a European Tour card, Lucas Herbert has teed it up in 17 tournaments including two majors, and earned in excess of AU$1.2million. 18 Oct 2018