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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
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