MORRI: PGA Tour’s laundry list of drama

MORRI: PGA Tour’s laundry list of drama

There was a time in the not too distant past when the job of PGA Tour Commissioner was one of the most sought after in golf. That might be a tougher sell early in 2020. 24 Feb 2020
Morri: Queen Inbee

Morri: Queen Inbee

It’s a funny thing, personality in professional golf. As individuals we have our favourite players but there also seem to be certain golfers who push our collective buttons. 17 Feb 2020
Morri: Honesty needed in distance report debate

Morri: Honesty needed in distance report debate

Complex issues and social media will never be happy bedfellows. 10 Feb 2020
Morri: Why the Phoenix Open has nothing to do with golf

Morri: Why the Phoenix Open has nothing to do with golf

Every year the Waste Management Phoenix Open attracts at least as much attention for the antics of the crowd as the play of the golfers in the actual tournament. 3 Feb 2020
Morri: In their hour of need, go and play golf

Morri: In their hour of need, go and play golf

It’s not often that the best response to a major catastrophe is to play golf but the recent bushfires on the South Coast of NSW are one instance. 27 Jan 2020
Morri: Forget the handicap system, just play

Morri: Forget the handicap system, just play

Is there anything less interesting in the game than discussions about handicaps and the system that calculates them? 20 Jan 2020
MORRI: Farewell to a great golf mate

MORRI: Farewell to a great golf mate

Golf lost two of its finest last week. One was Pete Dye, the famous golf course architect who gave us TPC Sawgrass and Hilton Head, among others. 13 Jan 2020
MORRI: The lesser of two evils

MORRI: The lesser of two evils

Let’s be done with this whole distance debate and just go ahead and implement the obvious solution: make golf courses shorter. 6 Jan 2020
Morri: Why Royal Melbourne could host the PGA Championship

Morri: Why Royal Melbourne could host the PGA Championship

The starring role of Royal Melbourne at the Presidents Cup has brought three ideas into sharp focus and perhaps offered up a solution to some of the professional game’s nagging issues. 16 Dec 2019
Morri: Tiger's last stand

Morri: Tiger's last stand

Nineteen feet, four inches. That’s the distance of what was likely Tiger Woods’ last competitive stroke in Australia. 15 Dec 2019
Morri: Numbers don’t lie. But they don’t tell stories, either.

Morri: Numbers don’t lie. But they don’t tell stories, either.

The Presidents Cup scoreboard says Internationals 10, Team USA Eight but that doesn’t scratch the surface of what has unfolded at Royal Melbourne the past three days. 15 Dec 2019
Patrick Reed’s caddie banned after clash with Cup fan

Patrick Reed’s caddie banned after clash with Cup fan

Patrick Reed’s week is going from bad to worse with reports circulating at Royal Melbourne that his caddie and brother in law, Kessler Karain, got into an altercation with a fan Saturday. 14 Dec 2019
Morri: “Sport does funny things to people and golf is not immune.”

Morri: “Sport does funny things to people and golf is not immune.”

The absurdity of it only becomes clear if you think about it. 14 Dec 2019
Foursomes golf … when sorry is the hardest word

Foursomes golf … when sorry is the hardest word

Every golfer who has ever played foursomes has made the same deal on the first tee. 13 Dec 2019
Patrick Reed – golf’s Jekyll & Hyde

Patrick Reed – golf’s Jekyll & Hyde

It’s the wrong use of the right word but polarising might be the only way to describe American Patrick Reed. 12 Dec 2019
Morri: Now for something completely different…golf

Morri: Now for something completely different…golf

Finally, the waiting is over. Tomorrow, we get to see some golf. 11 Dec 2019
Morri: Reed Fits Patrick

Morri: Reed Fits Patrick

He’s the ‘other’ Patrick on the US team, the one not named ‘Reed’, and he’s looking forward to a possible pairing with his more controversial namesake this week at Royal Melbourne. 11 Dec 2019
Morri: Els ready to step out of Tiger’s shadow

Morri: Els ready to step out of Tiger’s shadow

For there to be a victor there needs to be a vanquished, a role that is – for the most part – overlooked in the world of sport. 10 Dec 2019
MORRI: Hey Mr Sandman

MORRI: Hey Mr Sandman

The court of public opinion has delivered its verdict in the Patrick Reed bunker tampering case. 9 Dec 2019
MORRI: What do we mean by ‘better’?

MORRI: What do we mean by ‘better’?

For all that we’ve gained through technology in golf the past three decades we have also given some things up. 2 Dec 2019
Morri: Give me your time poor

Morri: Give me your time poor

It’s golf season and the stars are in town. That’s good for the game, and important. 27 Nov 2019