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Presidents Cup: Ernie Els’ final top-eight qualifiers

Presidents Cup: Ernie Els’ final top-eight qualifiers

The top-eight qualifiers for the 2019 Presidents Cup International Team are final and captain Ernie Els will lead a group that includes four players with a combined 17 previous appearances and four others who will be playing for the first time. 19 Aug 2019
Presidents Cup: Captain Els to have no say in Royal Melbourne set-up

Presidents Cup: Captain Els to have no say in Royal Melbourne set-up

International captain Ernie Els will have no say in the set-up of Royal Melbourne for the Presidents Cup but still thinks his knowledge of a venue where he holds the course record can help his players. 2 Aug 2019
Smith’s bright start to WGC Invitational

Smith’s bright start to WGC Invitational

Cameron Smith says the pressure of making the PGA Tour's finals have forced him to step it up after upstaging big-name countrymen Adam Scott and Jason Day in round one of the World Golf Championships Invitational in Tennessee. 26 Jul 2019
Ernie’s Internationals’ core strength

Ernie’s Internationals’ core strength

With the core of his Internationals Presidents Cup team seemingly in place, Ernie Els is looking for lightning in a bottle. 11 Jul 2019
Day recovers but Piercy on fire at Twin Cities

Day recovers but Piercy on fire at Twin Cities

With big names Brooks Koepka and Jason Day making only lukewarm starts, a red-hot Scott Piercy took full advantage to blitz the field in the first round of the 3M Open. 5 Jul 2019
Presidents Cup standings update: July

Presidents Cup standings update: July

With seven weeks remaining until the top-eight players on each team officially qualify for the 2019 Presidents Cup, Thailand’s Jazz Janewattananond has moved into position at No.8 in the International Team standings after a successful June highlighted by his win at the Kolon Korea Open. 4 Jul 2019
Memorial key to success at the majors: Scott

Memorial key to success at the majors: Scott

After several close calls at the Memorial Tournament, Adam Scott believes a victory at the Jack Nicklaus-hosted event in Ohio could propel him to major success with the US Open and Open Championship looming. 30 May 2019
Day & Senden two back at Wells Fargo

Day & Senden two back at Wells Fargo

Defending champion Jason Day and fellow Queenslander John Senden took advantage of the benign early conditions to post solid first-round scores and finish two behind the leaders at the Wells Fargo Championship. 3 May 2019
Mickelson a 'frustrating' opponent: Day

Mickelson a 'frustrating' opponent: Day

Jason Day believes a "frustrating" Phil Mickelson is the biggest hurdle to overcome if he wants to advance from a star-studded group at the $10.25 million (AU$14.4m) World Golf Championships-Match Play in Texas. 27 Mar 2019
Emotional Rose beats Scott at Torrey Pines

Emotional Rose beats Scott at Torrey Pines

World No.1 Justin Rose looked into the camera on the 18th green at Torrey Pines and dedicated his emotional PGA Tour victory to caddie Mark Fulcher, who is recovering from heart surgery. 29 Jan 2019
HUGGAN: Now for something completely different

HUGGAN: Now for something completely different

It always raises a wee smile when, during the prolonged and typically over-the-top build-ups to a Ryder Cup or a Presidents Cup – take your pick – the matches are hailed as gladiatorial contests between the “best players in the world.” They’re not. Of course they’re not. Neither of them. 4 Jan 2019
Leishman chasing back-to-back wins

Leishman chasing back-to-back wins

Marc Leishman will draw on his good vibes in Korea when he chases back-to-back wins on the PGA Tour in the CJ Cup at Nine Bridges. 17 Oct 2018
Smith downs Matsuyama at WGC-Match Play

Smith downs Matsuyama at WGC-Match Play

Cameron Smith has given his Masters hopes a huge boost with a gutsy victory against World No.6 Hideki Matsuyama on day two at the World Golf Championships-Match Play in Texas. 23 Mar 2018
Day loses, Leishman out at WGC-Match Play

Day loses, Leishman out at WGC-Match Play

The Australian contingent at the World Golf Championships-Match Play has taken a big hit on day two, with Jason Day and Marc Leishman losing their matches in Texas. 23 Mar 2018
PRESIDENTS CUP: Struggling Hideki benched for Foursomes

PRESIDENTS CUP: Struggling Hideki benched for Foursomes

Although he must be churning on the inside, International Captain Nick Price continues to put on a brave face despite his team securing just a half a point on Day 2, to trail a powerful, in-form United States squad 8-2 heading into the weekend at the Presidents Cup. 30 Sep 2017
PGA: Jason Day surges into contention

PGA: Jason Day surges into contention

There was good news and bad news for the Australian contingent on the second day of the 99th USPGA Championship at Quail Hollow. 12 Aug 2017
PGA Tour: Red hot Matsuyama claims WGC at Firestone

PGA Tour: Red hot Matsuyama claims WGC at Firestone

Hideki Matsuyama has won the WGC-Bridgestone Invitational after firing the best round of his career – a nine-under 61 – and has thrust his name forward as one of the favourites to take out next week’s PGA Championship. 7 Aug 2017
U.S OPEN: Koepka powers to maiden major victory

U.S OPEN: Koepka powers to maiden major victory

With a championship record-equalling 16-under par aggregate of 272, Brooks Koepka is the new US Open champion. 19 Jun 2017
Inside: Golf Australia March 2017

Inside: Golf Australia March 2017

We look at how Hideki Matsuyama has become the hottest golfer in the game and we have an exclusive interview with Aussie Test cricketer David Warner where he talks about his passion for golf. These stories and more, this month in Golf Australia. 22 Feb 2017
PGA TOUR: Matsuyama continues to rise in Phoenix

PGA TOUR: Matsuyama continues to rise in Phoenix

Forget Jason Day, Rory McIlroy, Dustin Johnson and Henrik Stenson. Japan’s Hideki Matsuyama is the undisputed best player in the world right now. 6 Feb 2017
WGC: Matsuyama soars to seven shot win in Shanghai

WGC: Matsuyama soars to seven shot win in Shanghai

Hideki Matsuyama is set to reach a career high in the world ranking after his historic seven-shot victory in the World Golf Championship-HSBC Champions in Shanghai. 30 Oct 2016