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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
An older, confident Simpson eyes Royal Melbourne return

An older, confident Simpson eyes Royal Melbourne return

Webb Simpson isn’t the first player to ask his teammate to take the opening tee shot of an international team competition, and he won’t be the last. It’s one of the most stressful situations any player will face in his career. 19 Sep 2019
Smith’s bright start to WGC Invitational

Smith’s bright start to WGC Invitational

Cameron Smith says the pressure of making the PGA Tour's finals have forced him to step it up after upstaging big-name countrymen Adam Scott and Jason Day in round one of the World Golf Championships Invitational in Tennessee. 26 Jul 2019
PGA Tour: Alternate Lashley steals the show

PGA Tour: Alternate Lashley steals the show

Nate Lashley defied his lowly world ranking and made the most of his late addition to the Rocket Mortgage Classic field as he grabbed a one-shot lead after the first round at the Detroit Golf Club on Thursday. 28 Jun 2019
Day wants pressure test with Williams

Day wants pressure test with Williams

Jason Day believes being in contention at this week's Travelers Championship will provide an essential test of his new partnership with caddie Steve Williams ahead of next month's Open championship. 19 Jun 2019
Mickelson to use two drivers at US Open

Mickelson to use two drivers at US Open

Phil Mickelson is turning back the clock as he attempts to complete the career grand slam next month at the US Open held at Pebble Beach Golf Links. 31 May 2019
2019 Drive, Chip and Putt champions crowned at Augusta

2019 Drive, Chip and Putt champions crowned at Augusta

Eight junior golfers – four boys and four girls – were crowned champions at the sixth annual Drive, Chip and Putt National Finals held Sunday, April 7, at Augusta National Golf Club. 8 Apr 2019
Kisner wins WGC-Match Play final

Kisner wins WGC-Match Play final

Kevin Kisner has won the US$10.25 million (AU$14.4m) World Golf Championships-Match Play with a victory in the final over fellow American Matt Kuchar. 1 Apr 2019
Leishman recovers after ‘walk of shame’

Leishman recovers after ‘walk of shame’

Marc Leishman fought back from the most humiliating walk in professional golf to leave himself in contention after round one at the Arnold Palmer Invitational in Florida. 8 Mar 2019
Hard-working Smith targets world’s top 20

Hard-working Smith targets world’s top 20

PGA Tour star Cameron Smith says his relaxed nature disguises a deep-rooted desire to be ranked among golf's elite players. 14 Feb 2019
Mad dash throws out Kuchar's Open plans

Mad dash throws out Kuchar's Open plans

Matt Kuchar has praised his two sons for making a 14,000km mad dash to Sydney bearable, after his PGA Tour victory in Mexico threw his Australian Open preparation into chaos. 14 Nov 2018
Switch Hitters: 12 golfers with a knack for other sports

Switch Hitters: 12 golfers with a knack for other sports

Professional athletes being adept at other sports is nothing new and the world’s best golfers are no exception. 25 Oct 2018
RYDER CUP: Bubba hints US team is sick

RYDER CUP: Bubba hints US team is sick

A husky-voiced Bubba Watson has suggested he has a sinus infection and says he's not the only member of the US Ryder Cup team feeling under the weather. 27 Sep 2018
Day seeks U.S PGA focus beside Mickelson

Day seeks U.S PGA focus beside Mickelson

Jason Day believes his high-profile US PGA Championship grouping with Phil Mickelson can boost his quest for a second major title this week. 7 Aug 2018
Aussies facing big names at Canadian Open

Aussies facing big names at Canadian Open

A spike in form has Victorian veteran Cameron Percy feeling ready to take on Dustin Johnson and the big names at the Canadian Open as the fight to keep his PGA Tour card heats up. 25 Jul 2018