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Hannah Green wins Outstanding Woman in Sport Award

Hannah Green wins Outstanding Woman in Sport Award

Hannah Green has won the prestigious Outstanding Woman in Sport Award at the Australian Women’s Health Women in Sport Awards tonight in Sydney. 17 Oct 2019
Local hero Yuxin Lin reclaims AAC

Local hero Yuxin Lin reclaims AAC

China’s Yuxin Lin brought immense cheers to his home fans when he birdied the par-5 18th twice in a playoff to beat defending champion and World No.1 Takumi Kanaya and become the second two-time winner of the Asia-Pacific Amateur Championship (AAC). 29 Sep 2019
Live telecast of AAC to reach homes in more than 160 countries

Live telecast of AAC to reach homes in more than 160 countries

Fans in more than 160 countries will be able to watch the action unfold live when a new champion is crowned at the 11th edition of the Asia-Pacific Amateur Championship (AAC), to be played at Sheshan International Golf Club in Shanghai, China, from September 26-29. 24 Sep 2019
Hataoka storms to LPGA Championship Konica Minolta Cup win

Hataoka storms to LPGA Championship Konica Minolta Cup win

Japan’s Nasa Hataoka stormed to a commanding eight-shot victory by closing with a final round five-under-par 67 to win the 52nd LPGA Championship Konica Minolta Cup on Sunday. 16 Sep 2019
AAC: Micheluzzi hoping second appearance ends with dream title

AAC: Micheluzzi hoping second appearance ends with dream title

David Micheluzzi, the second-highest ranked player in the field at World No.4, is targeting the Asia-Pacific Amateur Championship (AAC) later this month in Shanghai to return to the winner’s circle. 12 Sep 2019
Asia-Pacific Amateur: Lin Yuxin eager to impress as home-crowd favourite

Asia-Pacific Amateur: Lin Yuxin eager to impress as home-crowd favourite

Lin Yuxin, winner of the 2017 Asia-Pacific Amateur Championship (AAC), returns to the 11th edition of the championship in Shanghai later this month confident of putting together a strong performance in front of energized home fans. 9 Sep 2019
Curlewis announces second All Abilities Clinic

Curlewis announces second All Abilities Clinic

In conjunction with genU and Golf Australia, Curlewis Golf Club is set to host its second All Abilities come-and-try clinic, for golfers with a disability at The Range @ Curlewis. The free clinic is locked in for Friday, September 6, 2pm – 4pm. Parents, carers and friends are welcome to attend. 27 Aug 2019
Aussies set to lead the way at Asia-Pacific Amateur

Aussies set to lead the way at Asia-Pacific Amateur

The region’s best men’s amateur golfers will battle it out for top honours at the 2019 Asia-Pacific Amateur Championship, which will be played from September 26-29 at Sheshan International Golf Club in Shanghai, China. 27 Aug 2019
Greens go Orange for new regional initiative

Greens go Orange for new regional initiative

Golf Orange is a joint initiative between Orange Ex-Services, Duntryleague Golf Club and Wentworth Golf Club to promote golf within, and golf tourism to, Orange, NSW. Golf Orange has launched 11 new stay and play packages ahead of October's Hahn City of Orange Golf Championship. 15 Aug 2019
Gabi Ruffels into U.S. Women’s Amateur Final

Gabi Ruffels into U.S. Women’s Amateur Final

Albane Valenzuela and Gabriela Ruffels, two international players who are standouts at American universities, will square off in Sunday’s 36-hole final of the 119th U.S. Women’s Amateur Championship at Old Waverly Golf Club after producing dramatic semi-final victories. 11 Aug 2019
Leadbetter University offers new learning opportunities for coaches

Leadbetter University offers new learning opportunities for coaches

Ambitious golf coaches can now raise their skills to a higher level thanks to David Leadbetter’s world-class tuition methods. 7 Aug 2019
USGA changes US Open policy for US Amateur winners

USGA changes US Open policy for US Amateur winners

The USGA announced Monday that moving forward, the reigning US Amateur and US Women’s Amateur champions will be afforded the opportunity to utilize their exemptions in the following year’s US Open and US Women’s Open as an amateur or professional. 6 Aug 2019
Ye defeats Bourdage in thrilling US Girls’ Junior finale

Ye defeats Bourdage in thrilling US Girls’ Junior finale

Seven times in the 36-hole championship match on Saturday, Jillian Bourdage managed to win a hole after losing the previous one to opponent, Lei Ye. 29 Jul 2019
Medallist Saso & Zhang among Girls’ Junior quarterfinalists

Medallist Saso & Zhang among Girls’ Junior quarterfinalists

Yuka Saso and Rose Zhang, the two highest-ranked players in the 71st US Girls’ Junior Championship field, each won a pair of matches on Thursday at SentryWorld to set up a quarterfinal showdown on Friday morning. 26 Jul 2019
Ireland’s Adare Manor to host 2026 Ryder Cup

Ireland’s Adare Manor to host 2026 Ryder Cup

Irish golf is set for an extended spell in the golfing spotlight following Shane Lowry’s Open Championship victory, with the announcement of Adare Manor as host venue for the 2026 Ryder Cup. 26 Jul 2019
Medallist Saso prevails on day of upsets at Girls’ Junior

Medallist Saso prevails on day of upsets at Girls’ Junior

Any anxieties Yuka Saso had about match play were shelved at least for one day. Saso, the stroke-play medallist in the 71st US Girls’ Junior Championship at SentryWorld in Stevens Point, Wis., dispatched No.64 seed and final match-play qualifier Kaylee Sakoda, of Cypress, Calif., in the Round of 64 on Monday, 6 and 4. 25 Jul 2019
Near-record performance nets Saso medallist honours

Near-record performance nets Saso medallist honours

When it comes to match play, Yuka Saso admits that her acumen in that format could use a boost. But if she can somehow find the same mojo that was on display the past two stroke-play days at SentryWorld, the 18-year-old from the Philippines might be an awfully difficult out. 24 Jul 2019
Saso’s 65 leads after day 1 of US Girls’ Junior

Saso’s 65 leads after day 1 of US Girls’ Junior

A year ago, Yealimi Noh rode the momentum of her Girls Junior PGA Championship victory to a championship run in the US Girls’ Junior Championship. 23 Jul 2019
Preston Summerhays claims U.S. Junior Amateur title

Preston Summerhays claims U.S. Junior Amateur title

It was only fitting that Preston Summerhays received the flag from the 17th hole as a memento at the closing ceremony of the 72nd U.S. Junior Amateur Championship at Inverness Club. 21 Jul 2019
US Junior Amateur: Co-Medallists advance to second round of Match Play

US Junior Amateur: Co-Medallists advance to second round of Match Play

Ricky Castillo, William Moll and William Mouw, who shared medallist honours on Tuesday in the 72nd US Junior Amateur Championship at Inverness Club in Toledo, Ohio, led the advance in Wednesday’s Round-of-64 matches. 18 Jul 2019
US Junior Amateur: Three players share medallist honours

US Junior Amateur: Three players share medallist honours

Three players – William Mouw and Ricky Castillo of California and William Moll of Houston, Texas – completed 36 holes at four-under-par 138 to share medallist honours as the 156-player field for the 72nd US Junior Amateur Championship was trimmed for match play on Tuesday at Inverness Club in Toledo, Ohio. 17 Jul 2019