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Morri: Augusta National changing the game once again

Morri: Augusta National changing the game once again

For all its ties to the past and the constant citing of tradition, there is one area where Augusta National is ushering in the future. 12 Apr 2021
Opinion: Gary Player’s golf balls sully momentous occasion

Opinion: Gary Player’s golf balls sully momentous occasion

At first it needed to be confirmed weary eyes weren’t playing tricks on me in the late hours of Thursday night. But a quick check on Twitter confirmed what could not even be dreamed of. 9 Apr 2021
Opinion: Norman’s most significant major contribution

Opinion: Norman’s most significant major contribution

Tuesday this week marked a significant moment in Australian golf history, and one of the biggest personally. 7 Apr 2021
From the Vault: Freddie & Fans Overwhelm Paz

From the Vault: Freddie & Fans Overwhelm Paz

It took nine appearances and four previous top-10 finishes before Fred Couples finally broke through at Augusta National to win the 1992 Masters and enter the major winner’s circle. 7 Apr 2021
Top-10 Masters Traditions

Top-10 Masters Traditions

The Masters is not just one of golf’s four major championships, it is a unique event in the sporting world. Much of this can be attributed to the traditions and regulations the Augusta National Golf Club committee has put in place during the past 86 years. Here’s the best of them. 7 Apr 2021
Opposing views: Is the Masters pimento cheese sandwich delicious?

Opposing views: Is the Masters pimento cheese sandwich delicious?

Brendan James and Adrian Logue lock horns over the Masters pimento cheese sandwich … 6 Apr 2021
CLAYTON: How Augusta could be better

CLAYTON: How Augusta could be better

Augusta National is the course on every golfer’s bucket list. But it’s evolution away from the original creation of Alister MacKenzie and Bob Jones has been to its detriment. Here’s how the home of the Masters could be an even better course. 6 Apr 2021
50 memorable Masters moments

50 memorable Masters moments

Over the course of the 84 previous Masters Tournaments held on the hallowed grounds of Augusta National there has been many iconic moments. From heartbreaks to unlikely comebacks, here are 50 of the best in Masters history. 6 Apr 2021
Morri: Augusta National falls short with ANWA

Morri: Augusta National falls short with ANWA

Credit where it’s due, as the saying goes, so a teaspoon of credit to Augusta National amongst the bucket of criticism that is to follow. 5 Apr 2021
Opinion: Tortoises should have to watch the hare

Opinion: Tortoises should have to watch the hare

Those guilty of it often don’t even know they do it. The outraged often identify the wrong cause of the issue. And the ruling powers are yet to effectively combat it. The issue at hand is, of course, slow play. 31 Mar 2021
Morri: A little more conversation on Elvis

Morri: A little more conversation on Elvis

There’s no such thing as a ‘can’t-miss kid’. The golf history books are littered with those who were ordained the next Tiger or Jack or Greg Norman but who, for all sorts of reasons mostly unrelated to ability, never made it. 29 Mar 2021
Tour Tip: Aim small, miss small with Minjee Lee

Tour Tip: Aim small, miss small with Minjee Lee

Aiming at small, very precise targets is something Tour pros do very well, not just from tee to green but also when they putt. 24 Mar 2021
Exclusive: Cameron Smith swing study

Exclusive: Cameron Smith swing study

Cameron Smith’s second-placing at the Masters in November may have surprised a few golf followers, but his pure and reliable swing is behind a steady ascent of the world ranking. 22 Mar 2021
Morri: Golf at Moore Park not just a numbers game

Morri: Golf at Moore Park not just a numbers game

It might be a game of numbers but golf – and especially public golf – is much more than a numbers game. 22 Mar 2021
Tour Tip: The secret to Jon Rahm’s consistency

Tour Tip: The secret to Jon Rahm’s consistency

Jon Rahm is one of the most consistent ball-strikers in the game and this has been the foundation of his rise to No.3 in the world ranking. 19 Mar 2021
Tested: Callaway Big Bertha B21 Irons

Tested: Callaway Big Bertha B21 Irons

Heads-up all mid- to high-handicappers … these could be the game improvement irons to take your game to the next level. 19 Mar 2021
The Faces of 2021

The Faces of 2021

If you have been following our so-called panel of experts via the Golf Australia website, you might have collected some winnings along the journey. 17 Mar 2021
Huggan: Who is Lee Westwood?

Huggan: Who is Lee Westwood?

Lee Westwood has been a constant in professional golf for more than two decades. And of late, the Englishman has reminded those in America just how good a player he remains. Here, some of those who know him best, Westwood himself and top names in golf discuss the person and the player. 16 Mar 2021
The Lost Lido Shuffle

The Lost Lido Shuffle

It is nearly 80 years since the last shots were played across the famed and acclaimed Lido Club in New York’s Long Island. But its spirit will rise again later this year with the opening of a Gil Hanse-designed layout on the other side of the world. 15 Mar 2021
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
Tested: FootJoy Stratos Shoes

Tested: FootJoy Stratos Shoes

Walk a mile in these shoes and you’ll hardly know you have them on, according to our equipment guru Jimmy Emanuel. 15 Mar 2021