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The Open's list of withdrawals grows

The Open's list of withdrawals grows

Former champion Zach Johnson is the latest to withdraw from The Open because he tested positive for the coronavirus. 13 Jul 2021
Matsuyama, Watson & Duval pull out of The Open Championship

Matsuyama, Watson & Duval pull out of The Open Championship

The Open Championship field has taken another hit after David Duval became the latest to withdraw, joining Masters champions Hideki Matsuyama and Bubba Watson. 12 Jul 2021
Twelve players secure Open starts via OWGR

Twelve players secure Open starts via OWGR

Twelve players have secured their places in The 149th Open at Royal St George’s from July 11-18. 2 Jul 2021
Day, Smith lead Aussie Travelers Championship charge

Day, Smith lead Aussie Travelers Championship charge

Former World No.1 Jason Day is still contention for his first PGA Tour win in more than three years – while continuing to battle with a problematic back and allergies that required help from his playing partner during the third round of the Travelers Championship. 27 Jun 2021
Wounded Day charges to lead Travelers Championship

Wounded Day charges to lead Travelers Championship

Former World No.1 Jason Day has rolled back the glory days to charge into the lead midway through the PGA Tour's Travelers Championship. 26 Jun 2021
Scott still believes ahead of US Open

Scott still believes ahead of US Open

The last time Adam Scott played a US Open at Torrey Pines, his name was well and truly up in lights. 17 Jun 2021
Four Aussies among additional US Open exempt players

Four Aussies among additional US Open exempt players

The United States Golf Association (USGA) today announced that 27 additional golfers, including major champions Adam Scott and Bubba Watson, have earned full exemptions into the 2021 U.S. Open Championship, to be played June 17-20 on the South Course at Torrey Pines Golf Course. 25 May 2021
Augusta National playing firm and fast … for now

Augusta National playing firm and fast … for now

Much has been made through the early part of the week about the condition of Augusta National for the 85th Masters Tournament. 8 Apr 2021
At the Masters, Bubba savours Augusta fare

At the Masters, Bubba savours Augusta fare

Bubba Watson has a fancy dinner to attend Tuesday night. It's the Masters Club Dinner, otherwise known as the Champions dinner. 6 Apr 2021
Augusta National celebrates before Masters

Augusta National celebrates before Masters

A stream of people young and older walked on a path along the driving range at Augusta National, most of them carrying bags from the golf shop, some of them taking home a prized trophy. 5 Apr 2021
Memories to last as Team Woods share 7th

Memories to last as Team Woods share 7th

Tiger Woods has enjoyed a dominant golfing career but added a new memory after he and 11-year-old son Charlie finished five shots back of World No.3 Justin Thomas and his father at the exhibition event in Florida. 21 Dec 2020
Huggan: Wasted talent

Huggan: Wasted talent

Whenever I bang on about the increasingly one-dimensional nature of the play at (male) golf’s elite level, I have first to make myself clear. 4 Nov 2020
Hero World Challenge off due to virus

Hero World Challenge off due to virus

This year's Hero World Challenge has been cancelled due to travel restrictions amid the coronavirus pandemic. 20 Oct 2020
CJ Cup to stage The Charity Challenge

CJ Cup to stage The Charity Challenge

The CJ Cup at Shadow Creek tournament officials and the PGA Tour announced today the creation of The Charity Challenge presented by MGM Resorts. 13 Oct 2020
Sharing is caring: The most charitable golfers

Sharing is caring: The most charitable golfers

From Arnold Palmer to Robert Allenby, golf, thankfully, has produced some extremely charitable players. Here, in no particular order, are 10 golfers known for their charitable contributions. 12 May 2020
WATCH: 10 of golf’s best recovery shots

WATCH: 10 of golf’s best recovery shots

The world’s best golfers are able to hit fairway after fairway and green after green – but the game becomes infinitely more entertaining when they are making mistakes ... 6 May 2020
Gallery: Looking back at The Masters from 2000 to now

Gallery: Looking back at The Masters from 2000 to now

Normally, we would all now be licking our lips in anticipation of The Masters starting at Augusta National on Thursday. 3 Apr 2020
The Huggan Interview: R&A chief executive Martin Slumbers

The Huggan Interview: R&A chief executive Martin Slumbers

The R&A chief sits down to talk about the biggest issues facing golf, from grass roots participation numbers to the distance debate, gender equality, slow play and the Home of Golf, St Andrews. 11 Mar 2020
Ogilvy: “I can’t help feeling it has 'dumbed me down' as a golfer”

Ogilvy: “I can’t help feeling it has 'dumbed me down' as a golfer”

I was on an aeroplane when the thought occurred. 25 Feb 2020
McIlroy leads by two shots at WGC-Mexico

McIlroy leads by two shots at WGC-Mexico

World No.1 Rory McIlroy has charged into the lead with an opening six-under-par 65 at the WGC-Mexico Championship. 21 Feb 2020
Simpson denies Finau Phoenix title

Simpson denies Finau Phoenix title

Fast-finishing Webb Simpson admitted feeling bad for close friend Tony Finau after beating him in a sudden-death playoff to win the PGA Tour's Phoenix Open. 3 Feb 2020