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Morri: Players and Olympics common fix

Morri: Players and Olympics common fix

In a funny way The Players Championship and the Olympics face polar opposite problems which – ironically – share the same solution. 15 Mar 2021
USGA and R&A modernise amateur status rules

USGA and R&A modernise amateur status rules

The USGA and The R&A have announced proposals for significant changes to the Rules of Amateur Status that govern the game worldwide. 23 Feb 2021
Leishman buoyant about Torrey Pines title defence

Leishman buoyant about Torrey Pines title defence

Marc Leishman wasn’t panicking. But he readily admits his poor form after the PGA Tour returned from COVID-19 shutdown in 2020 was more than a concern, it was “frustrating and annoying.” 27 Jan 2021
Clayton, DeVries & Pont to design Tassie beach course

Clayton, DeVries & Pont to design Tassie beach course

It has been nearly a decade in the making, but the much-anticipated Seven Mile Beach project in Hobart is one step closer to becoming a course with the appointment of a world class design team. 25 Jan 2021
Ruffels & Kirk make LPGA major move

Ruffels & Kirk make LPGA major move

Former Australian No.1 junior tennis player Gabriela Ruffels traded her racquet for a golf club five years ago and her sublime skills were for all to see in the second round of the ANA Inspiration. 12 Sep 2020
Feature film to promote mental health benefits of golf

Feature film to promote mental health benefits of golf

Today Australian Golf debuts Tee Your Mind, a three-hour-long slow TV experience simulating the mental health benefits of golf. 4 Sep 2020
No.1 was Jon Rahm’s destiny

No.1 was Jon Rahm’s destiny

It was less than four years ago that Melbourne's Kingston Heath Golf Club played host to the 2016 World Cup of Golf under a set of qualification rules that many had to read two or three times to get their heads around. 23 Jul 2020
Class is in session: Ogilvy's free digital lessons

Class is in session: Ogilvy's free digital lessons

When Geoff Ogilvy speaks, people tend to listen. 15 Jun 2020
Ranking: Best South Australian & Northern Territory courses

Ranking: Best South Australian & Northern Territory courses

From the sand dunes of Adelaide's sandbelt courses to the ochre sands of Alice Springs, we celebrate the best courses to play in South Australia and the Northern Territory. 10 Jun 2020
Ranking: Best NSW & ACT Courses

Ranking: Best NSW & ACT Courses

We continue our celebration of this country's best places to play the game by showcasing the finest layouts in New South Wales and the ACT. 3 Jun 2020
Free crossword: Jack Nicklaus' Brilliant Career

Free crossword: Jack Nicklaus' Brilliant Career

Jack Nicklaus is the greatest golfer of all time, with more major titles than any player to swing a club. 6 May 2020
Morri: The Euro Tour needs a fan-free Ryder Cup

Morri: The Euro Tour needs a fan-free Ryder Cup

Professional golf without fans is nothing unusual. At almost every tournament on every Tour every week, the first few groups each day have little more than family and friends tagging along. If anybody at all. 4 May 2020
Round to remember: Rory, Rory hallelujah

Round to remember: Rory, Rory hallelujah

Six weeks into joining the PGA Tour full time in 2010, Rory McIlroy could have been forgiven for longing to be back among his European mates. 28 Apr 2020
The Lost Art of Playing Golf: Part V

The Lost Art of Playing Golf: Part V

What is your strategy for playing golf? 15 Apr 2020
Morri: Playing through the uncertainty

Morri: Playing through the uncertainty

Perhaps it was Ben Hogan who said it or perhaps someone else. Not that it really matters as it’s not the utterer that’s important in this instance but the utterance. 23 Mar 2020
18 viewing pleasures to ease you through golf's blackout

18 viewing pleasures to ease you through golf's blackout

The global coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis has left no aspect of our everyday lives untouched. In the golfing world, the professional game is in shutdown mode. 16 Mar 2020
Morri: Why the Phoenix Open has nothing to do with golf

Morri: Why the Phoenix Open has nothing to do with golf

Every year the Waste Management Phoenix Open attracts at least as much attention for the antics of the crowd as the play of the golfers in the actual tournament. 3 Feb 2020
Americans fightback as Presidents Cup hinges in the balance

Americans fightback as Presidents Cup hinges in the balance

The stage is set for a grandstand finish to the Presidents Cup after an afternoon of high drama at Royal Melbourne. 14 Dec 2019
Foursomes golf … when sorry is the hardest word

Foursomes golf … when sorry is the hardest word

Every golfer who has ever played foursomes has made the same deal on the first tee. 13 Dec 2019
Morri: Reed Fits Patrick

Morri: Reed Fits Patrick

He’s the ‘other’ Patrick on the US team, the one not named ‘Reed’, and he’s looking forward to a possible pairing with his more controversial namesake this week at Royal Melbourne. 11 Dec 2019
Best images from the 104th Australian Open

Best images from the 104th Australian Open

Matt Jones is the new Australian Open champion after four days of intense competition at The Australian Golf Club. Here are the best shots from the team of Getty Images photographers covering the championship. 8 Dec 2019