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Smith shines on tough Open day for Aussies

Smith shines on tough Open day for Aussies

There was no Shark-like attack on the leaderboard but Cameron Smith was a lonely terrier as he fought his way to the only under-par score by an Australian on the opening day of the 149th Open Championship at Royal St. George's. 16 Jul 2021
Aussie big guns out to end Open drought

Aussie big guns out to end Open drought

Blame it on Ash Barty. Or on the recent spate of other Australian sporting success stories. Or on Cameron Smith convincing himself that being born exactly a month after Greg Norman last won The Open could be some sort of omen. 14 Jul 2021
The Open: When the Shark attacked Royal St. George’s

The Open: When the Shark attacked Royal St. George’s

Sometimes what you need the most can be the hardest to attain. 14 Jul 2021
Scott changes clubs to change Open fortune

Scott changes clubs to change Open fortune

Adam Scott is one of the more experienced players in the field at the 149th Open Championship. The insights gained from his 20 previous starts leading to multiple equipment changes at Royal St. George’s this week. 13 Jul 2021
The Open: Langer’s bitter-sweet taste of Sandwich

The Open: Langer’s bitter-sweet taste of Sandwich

Golf is a sport of the unexpected. Take Bernhard Langer and The Open: six times the German legend finished in the top-three yet never lifted the Claret Jug. Three of those near misses were at Royal St. George’s, where the championship returns this week. Here, he talks to Robin Barwick about the Claret Jug he never won 12 Jul 2021
117 years of Aussies at The Open Championship

117 years of Aussies at The Open Championship

Australian golfers have a rich history at The Open Championship. 12 Jul 2021
Nakatani downs Robbie for Adidas Junior 6s title

Nakatani downs Robbie for Adidas Junior 6s title

At just 14 years of age, Haruhi Nakatani has become the first girl to win an Adidas Junior 6s Tour event in 2021. The Gold Coast local defeated recent Tour winner Travis Robbie over the six-hole match play at Pelican Waters on the Sunshine Coast on Sunday. 7 Jun 2021
The Preview: Adidas Junior 6s Tour – Pelican Waters Golf Club

The Preview: Adidas Junior 6s Tour – Pelican Waters Golf Club

For the second week in a row the Adidas Junior 6s Tour is in Queensland, this time at Pelican Waters Golf Club on the beautiful Sunshine Coast. Here is all you need to know about Sunday’s event. 4 Jun 2021
The Preview: the Memorial Tournament

The Preview: the Memorial Tournament

Jack Nicklaus and Muirfield Village are set to welcome the PGA Tour for another edition of the Memorial Tournament. Who will be greeted by the Golden Bear beside the 18th green come Sunday? 1 Jun 2021
Diet and brain training help Mickelson

Diet and brain training help Mickelson

Phil Mickelson is not the first middle-aged person to change his diet and engage in brain training in a quest to feel and perform better, but he is the first to win a major golf championship after turning 50. 25 May 2021
Morri: The rich get richer

Morri: The rich get richer

There’s a saying in business that it is one’s competitors who actually determines one’s pricing. It’s quite a simple concept when you think about it and explains to some extent the announcement last week of the PGA Tour’s Player Impact Program. 27 Apr 2021
Top-100 Spotlight: The Glades Golf Club

Top-100 Spotlight: The Glades Golf Club

One of the best courses to be found on the golf rich Gold Coast has had recent refurbishments validated with an improved national ranking. Here’s why The Glades’ popularity is growing. 21 Apr 2021
Baddeley exclusive: “My best golf is still in front of me”

Baddeley exclusive: “My best golf is still in front of me”

Aaron Baddeley turned 40 last month … his Australian Open triumph over Greg Norman and Colin Montgomerie now more than 20 years in the rear view mirror. It was a victory that anointed ‘Badds’ as golf’s next superstar, the man to beat Tiger Woods. His career over the past two decades never lived up to the hype but the now married father-of-six says his best golf is still to come. 20 Apr 2021
The Preview: RBC Heritage

The Preview: RBC Heritage

The PGA Tour travels to South Carolina this week for another edition of the RBC Heritage. Who will don the plaid jacket? 13 Apr 2021
Officials & Players heap praise on Matsuyama

Officials & Players heap praise on Matsuyama

Officials and fellow competitors poured deserved praise and adoration on Japan’s history-maker Hideki Matsuyama, whose nail-biting victory at the Masters Tournament on Sunday was tipped to spark a new wave of talents emerging from Japan and Asia for decades to come. 12 Apr 2021
2021 Australian PGA Championship dates announced

2021 Australian PGA Championship dates announced

The PGA of Australia’s flagship tournament, the Australian PGA Championship, will return to its traditional summer timeslot. 12 Apr 2021
Leishman ready to chase Masters dream

Leishman ready to chase Masters dream

Marc Leishman says the pressure is squarely on leader Hideki Matsuyama as the Australian readies himself for a Sunday green jacket chase at the Masters. 11 Apr 2021
Aussies can win Masters says Greg Norman

Aussies can win Masters says Greg Norman

Greg Norman believes all five Australians in the field are capable of winning the Masters title he famously let slip 25 years ago. 8 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
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