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Lee looking to emulate major Matsuyama

Lee looking to emulate major Matsuyama

Korea’s newest star K.H. Lee vividly remembers competing against Hideki Matsuyama during his amateur days. Back then, the slender Japanese stood out due to his raw talents and also for his tremendous work ethics where he would pound golf ball after ball for hours at the practice range. 15 Jun 2021
Choi continues to impact Korean stars ahead of the Memorial

Choi continues to impact Korean stars ahead of the Memorial

Asian golf legend K.J. Choi is tipping countryman K.H. Lee to start accumulating PGA Tour victories under his belt after the latter barged through the door for a maiden title in the United States last month. 3 Jun 2021
Matsuyama and Im fall off the pace

Matsuyama and Im fall off the pace

Japanese star Hideki Matsuyama and Sungjae Im of Korea were kicking themselves after falling off the pace in the third round of the PGA Championship on Saturday as American veteran Phil Mickelson put himself on the threshold of another major milestone. 23 May 2021
Matsuyama makes ominous move

Matsuyama makes ominous move

A month after securing an historic victory at the Masters Tournament, Japanese star Hideki Matsuyama continued his impressive showing in the Season of Championships, firing a 3-under 68 at the PGA Championship to move ominously into a tie for fourth on Kiawah Island. 22 May 2021
Gallery: PGA Round 1

Gallery: PGA Round 1

Corey Conners leads after day one at the PGA Championship held at Kiawah Island, with Aussie Cam Davis currently sharing second. Here are the best images from the Ocean Course during Round One. 21 May 2021
Gallery: PGA final practice day

Gallery: PGA final practice day

The eve before any first round of a major is about fine tuning the swing and the strategy. It was no different at Kiawah Island as players wrapped up their preparations for the start of the 103rd PGA Championship. 20 May 2021
Gallery: PGA Practice Day 2

Gallery: PGA Practice Day 2

Tuesday at Kiawah Island saw more players on site and more serious preparations as they prepare for this week's PGA Championship. Here are some of the best images off the second day of practice. 19 May 2021
US PGA: Top player profiles and form guide

US PGA: Top player profiles and form guide

We’ve covered the eight Aussies, so here is eight of the top rated chances in the field at the PGA Championship and their key information and why they might and might not win this week. 19 May 2021
In-form Lee hopes to challenge at PGA

In-form Lee hopes to challenge at PGA

The last man in at the PGA Championship hopes to be the last man standing again come Sunday. 19 May 2021
History-maker Yang expects Asia to savour more major moments

History-maker Yang expects Asia to savour more major moments

Korea’s Y.E. Yang believes it will not take another 12 years for the region to herald a third major champion following Hideki Matsuyama’s stunning victory at the Masters Tournament last month. 18 May 2021
Lee starts strong as Matsuyama shakes off rust at AT&T Byron Nelson

Lee starts strong as Matsuyama shakes off rust at AT&T Byron Nelson

Korea’s K.H. Lee put himself in the hunt for a maiden PGA Tour victory with a first round 7-under 65 at the AT&T Byron Nelson as Masters champion Hideki Matsuyama marked his return to competition with a 68 at TPC Craig Ranch on Thursday. 14 May 2021
Matsuyama returns to action AT&T Byron Nelson

Matsuyama returns to action AT&T Byron Nelson

Japan’s history-maker Hideki Matsuyama returns for his first tournament this week following his momentous Masters Tournament victory which he hopes will pave the way to more success on the PGA Tour. 12 May 2021
Matsuyama's Masters triumph to spark next golf rush in Asia

Matsuyama's Masters triumph to spark next golf rush in Asia

A boyhood fantasy that turned into reality for Hideki Matsuyama is now destined to spark new dreams amongst Asian kids and potentially create the next golf rush in Japan and across the region. 6 May 2021
Masters hero Matsuyama receives PM's Award

Masters hero Matsuyama receives PM's Award

Japan's Hideki Matsuyama received the Prime Minister's Award after becoming the first person from his nation to win the prestigious Masters Tournament. 30 Apr 2021
Opinion: A winning week for diversity

Opinion: A winning week for diversity

It is somewhat fitting that at a tournament and golf club not known for its diverse membership and inclusive policies for much of its history, that the diversity of golf took centre stage at the beginning and end of the Masters. 14 Apr 2021
Matsuyama's triumph will inspire quick gains for Asian golf

Matsuyama's triumph will inspire quick gains for Asian golf

Hideki Matsuyama’s historic triumph in becoming the first Japanese winner at the Masters Tournament will spark immediate gains for Asian golf. 14 Apr 2021
Matsuyama open to lighting Tokyo cauldron

Matsuyama open to lighting Tokyo cauldron

Hideki Matsuyama cut a solitary figure as he walked alone to the clubhouse to sign his card after winning the Masters, even if all of Japan was with him in spirit. 13 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
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
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
Gallery: Masters Final Round

Gallery: Masters Final Round

Hideki Matsuyama held onto the lead over the final 18 holes to claim the green jacket and his maiden major win. Here are the best images from on the grounds of Augusta National of the final round of the 85th Masters. 12 Apr 2021