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Exclusive: Inside the OGPA

Exclusive: Inside the OGPA

The cancellation of the men’s and women’s Australian Opens and postponements of a number of other PGA Tour of Australasia events due to Covid have proven frustrating for locally-based players. 1 Nov 2021
Hatton banishes Ryder blues to lead Dunhill Links

Hatton banishes Ryder blues to lead Dunhill Links

Two-time winner Tyrrell Hatton has shaken off any Ryder Cup blues by earning a share of the opening round lead at one of his favourite tournaments, the Alfred Dunhill Links Championship. 1 Oct 2021
The 2021 NSW Country Championship heads to Forbes

The 2021 NSW Country Championship heads to Forbes

The 2021 NSW Country Championship has undergone a venue change and will now be held at Forbes Golf Club November 6-7. 12 Aug 2021
Calum Hill's flying start at St Andrews

Calum Hill's flying start at St Andrews

Scotland's Calum Hill has made the best of favourable early morning conditions to take the opening round lead in the Hero Open at Fairmont St Andrews. 6 Aug 2021
World Invitational: Smith two clear, as three share women’s lead

World Invitational: Smith two clear, as three share women’s lead

England's Jordan Smith gave a modest assessment of his opening round in the ISPS Handa World Invitational, despite a stunning back nine of 29 at Galgorm Castle in Northern Ireland. 30 Jul 2021
Armitage surges to victory as Antcliff stumbles

Armitage surges to victory as Antcliff stumbles

England’s Marcus Armitage had one of those days during the final round of the Porsche European Open. 8 Jun 2021
The Preview: Porsche European Open

The Preview: Porsche European Open

The European Tour travels to Germany this week, as the European Open makes its return to the schedule after it was cancelled last year due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The event will begin on Saturday and has been shortened to 54 holes due to travel restrictions. 2 Jun 2021
Drought over, Bland is after more glory

Drought over, Bland is after more glory

Richard Bland is back in the lead on the European Tour, just two weeks after becoming the oldest first-time winner in its history. 28 May 2021
The Preview: Made in Himmerland presented by FREJA

The Preview: Made in Himmerland presented by FREJA

Formerly known as the Made in Denmark, the Made in Himmerland returns to the European Tour for the first time since 2019 this week. Here is all you need to know, including course details, players to watch and TV times. 26 May 2021
Aussies on Tour

Aussies on Tour

Career-best performances from Sarah Kemp and Jason Scrivener highlighted another week of strong performances from Aussie professionals around the world. 24 May 2021
Young guns ready to step up at TPS Sydney

Young guns ready to step up at TPS Sydney

Australian golf’s three newest professionals intend to make a strong first impression as they chase a healthy first pay cheque at this week’s The Players Series Sydney presented by Cisco Webex at Bonnie Doon Golf Club. 3 Mar 2021
‘As good as it gets’: Records tumble in round one birdie barrage at Vic PGA

‘As good as it gets’: Records tumble in round one birdie barrage at Vic PGA

Co-leaders Cameron John and Dimi Papadatos are expecting the Moonah Links Legends Course to bite back hard after players used benign conditions to plunder birdies and eagles in round one of the Victorian PGA Championship on Thursday. 5 Feb 2021
Ogilvy eyes match play as Lawson leads Gippsland Super 6

Ogilvy eyes match play as Lawson leads Gippsland Super 6

Two-time World Match Play champion Geoff Ogilvy looms as the match play giant killer after advancing to the third round of the Gippsland Super 6 at Yallourn Golf Club. 22 Jan 2021
Lawson leads as challengers falter at Gippsland Super 6

Lawson leads as challengers falter at Gippsland Super 6

A self-imposed booze ban and blissful ignorance of the birdie barrage he was unleashing has given Gold Coast-based Deyen Lawson a two-stroke advantage after the opening round of the Gippsland Super 6 at Yallourn Golf Club east of Melbourne. 21 Jan 2021
Fears COVID will end Aussie golf careers

Fears COVID will end Aussie golf careers

The Australian summer of golf should be in full swing but instead fears have emerged that many struggling stars on JobKeeper are about to give up the game. 3 Dec 2020
Blitz golf is back

Blitz golf is back

Adelaide is about to get Blitzed, with Blitz Golf announcing it will be taking its fast-paced and family-friendly tournament back to Glenelg Golf Club this summer. 1 Dec 2020
Bare My Soul: Dimi Papadatos

Bare My Soul: Dimi Papadatos

It is six years since Dimi Papadatos burst onto the professional golf scene by claiming the New Zealand Open and has claimed another three titles since. 28 Oct 2020
Gun amateur Barbieri leads the way at NT PGA

Gun amateur Barbieri leads the way at NT PGA

Nathan Barbieri’s decision to delay turning professional may prove to be costly after the 22-year-old amateur fired an opening-round 6-under 65 to take a one-shot lead at the $70,000 Tailor-Made Building Services NT PGA Championship on Friday. 23 Oct 2020
All or nothing: Windred adopts Grand Final mindset at NT PGA

All or nothing: Windred adopts Grand Final mindset at NT PGA

His beloved Sydney Roosters aren’t featuring but rookie professional Blake Windred admits that there is a Grand Final vibe ahead of this week’s Tailor-Made Building Services NT PGA Championship at Palmerston Golf and Country Club. 22 Oct 2020
The Preview: TX Civil & Logistics WA PGA Championship

The Preview: TX Civil & Logistics WA PGA Championship

The ISPS HANDA PGA Tour of Australasia returns this week, following seven months in hibernation. Who will claim the three-round WA PGA Championship at Kalgoorlie Golf Course? 6 Oct 2020
The Preview: Open de Portugal

The Preview: Open de Portugal

The Open de Portugal returns to the European Tour schedule this week, the dual-ranking event with the Challenge Tour taking place at Royal Óbidos for the first time. 15 Sep 2020