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Newport CC to host US Senior Open in 2024

Newport CC to host US Senior Open in 2024

The United States Golf Association (USGA) today announced that Newport (R.I.) Country Club will host the 44th US Senior Open Championship. 21 Apr 2021
Power withdraws from Zurich Classic with virus

Power withdraws from Zurich Classic with virus

Irish golfer Seamus Power has withdrawn from the Zurich Classic of New Orleans after testing positive for COVID-19. 21 Apr 2021
US Open championships to welcome limited fans

US Open championships to welcome limited fans

The USGA announced today that the 2021 US Women's Open and US Open championships will be played with a limited number of fans in attendance. 20 Apr 2021
PGA Tour encourages players to get vaccine

PGA Tour encourages players to get vaccine

The PGA Tour is telling its players they will not have to be tested for the coronavirus if they are vaccinated, and those who aren't will soon have to pay for their own tests. 20 Apr 2021
Matsuyama sought for Australian summer

Matsuyama sought for Australian summer

Organisers hope to lure Masters winner Hideki Matsuyama to the Australian PGA Championship in Queensland in December as part of plans to revive the golfing calendar after the 2020/21 season was impacted by COVID-19. 13 Apr 2021
Fearless Zalatoris has golf world talking

Fearless Zalatoris has golf world talking

The golf world has fallen in love with Will Zalatoris, the little-known but fearless Masters debutant who claimed outright second place. 12 Apr 2021
Open de France postponed due to COVID-19

Open de France postponed due to COVID-19

The European Tour has postponed next month's Open de France because of the extension of COVID-19 restrictions across the country. 8 Apr 2021
China's Blue Bay LPGA cancelled amid virus

China's Blue Bay LPGA cancelled amid virus

The LPGA Tour says the final event of its three-tournament Asia swing has been cancelled because of the COVID-19 pandemic. 8 Apr 2021
Pan plans to stick to sandwiches & sightseeing at the Masters

Pan plans to stick to sandwiches & sightseeing at the Masters

Chinese Taipei’s C.T. Pan plans to maintain his recipe for another successful Masters Tournament appearance this week. 7 Apr 2021
Smith's Masters dream after close call

Smith's Masters dream after close call

Cameron Smith is far from satisfied. 7 Apr 2021
Update to fans of the AIG Women's Open

Update to fans of the AIG Women's Open

The R&A Chief Executive Martin Slumbers has today issued a message to fans to update them on plans for the AIG Women’s Open 24 Mar 2021
Scott seeks answers to problems

Scott seeks answers to problems

Adam Scott concedes he has a problem just three weeks out from his most cherished tournament, The Masters. 17 Mar 2021
Masters Par-3 Contest cancelled again

Masters Par-3 Contest cancelled again

Augusta National Golf Club has cancelled the traditional Masters Par-3 Contest because of social distancing protocols related to the coronavirus pandemic. 16 Mar 2021
Woodland & Piercy test positive for virus

Woodland & Piercy test positive for virus

Major champion Gary Woodland and Scott Piercy have withdrawn from this week's PGA Tour event in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida, after both players tested positive for COVID-19. 16 Mar 2021
McIlroy endures a nightmare start to his Players defence

McIlroy endures a nightmare start to his Players defence

Rory McIlroy had a quadruple-bogey eight on his card as the former World No.1 endured a shocking start to his title defence at The Players Championship. 12 Mar 2021
Record number of NSW Open entries

Record number of NSW Open entries

A record total of 381 golfers will begin the quest to lift the Kel Nagle Cup in just under two weeks after entries for the Golf Challenge NSW Open closed on the weekend. 11 Mar 2021
One year later: The Players returns to finish what it started

One year later: The Players returns to finish what it started

Jay Monahan never saw the opening action of the 2020 Players Championship, where Hideki Matsuyama raced out to an opening two-shot lead with a stunning nine-under 63. 11 Mar 2021
Revised format for Open qualifying

Revised format for Open qualifying

The R&A has announced that a revised format will be used in Regional and Final Qualifying for The 149th Open at Royal St George’s due to the COVID-19 pandemic. 11 Mar 2021
Matsuyama primed for another title challenge at The Players

Matsuyama primed for another title challenge at The Players

Hideki Matsuyama would give anything to turn back the clock. 10 Mar 2021
Shae Wools-Cobb: Tuned to fire at home course

Shae Wools-Cobb: Tuned to fire at home course

Shae Wools-Cobb owes the Isuzu Queensland Open his best golf after over-complicating his home course advantage at Pelican Waters during last year’s tournament. 10 Mar 2021
Canadian Open cancelled due to virus

Canadian Open cancelled due to virus

The 2021 Canadian Open has been cancelled because of COVID-19 challenges, the PGA Tour says. 10 Mar 2021