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A Golfing Life: Tom Watson

A Golfing Life: Tom Watson

Even after five decades of playing professional golf, Tom Watson is still searching for that next great round. Here, he talks about the competitive fire within and shares his views on the current state of the game. 30 Dec 2018
Scrap Australian Open prize money: Fraser

Scrap Australian Open prize money: Fraser

Olympian Marcus Fraser is proposing officials scrap Australian Open prize money in a bid to lure more of the world's best golfers down under. 13 Nov 2018
Ogilvy: Tarnished – How the Stonehaven Cup lost its lustre

Ogilvy: Tarnished – How the Stonehaven Cup lost its lustre

Growing up in Melbourne, I was always told that the Australian Open was golf’s ‘fifth major’. It had such a great history, so the case was persuasive. Arnold Palmer, Jack Nicklaus and Gary Player had all regularly come down to play and all three had won the event. So I was sold. 12 Nov 2018
Jacklin wants colour-coded golf balls

Jacklin wants colour-coded golf balls

Ryder Cup great Tony Jacklin has urged the sport to follow squash by using colour-coded balls to distinguish the professional game from the amateur one in the modern era of 'grip it and rip it golf'. 2 Nov 2018
Switch Hitters: 12 golfers with a knack for other sports

Switch Hitters: 12 golfers with a knack for other sports

Professional athletes being adept at other sports is nothing new and the world’s best golfers are no exception. 25 Oct 2018
GA Express #310: Switch Hitters

GA Express #310: Switch Hitters

Ever wondered whether your favourite golfer is skilled in any other sport? 23 Oct 2018
Tiger can match my 18 majors: Nicklaus

Tiger can match my 18 majors: Nicklaus

Jack Nicklaus believes Tiger Woods still has a realistic chance of matching his record tally of 18 major championships. 24 Sep 2018
Show up, keep up & win: The 10 best caddies of all-time

Show up, keep up & win: The 10 best caddies of all-time

The role of caddies in professional golf has arguably evolved as much as any other aspect of the game at the highest level. The modern looper must carry and clean clubs, measure yardages, help with club selections, read greens as well as filling the role of psychologist and even security guard. 14 Sep 2018
The greatest shot I’ve ever seen

The greatest shot I’ve ever seen

Players and pundits pick the shots that made even them say ‘wow, that’s impressive!’ 22 Jun 2018
Tiger Woods set for Memorial return

Tiger Woods set for Memorial return

Tiger Woods says he is starting to feel comfortable contending at PGA Tour events in time for a return to one of his happiest hunting grounds. 31 May 2018
Tiger Woods can win more majors: Nicklaus

Tiger Woods can win more majors: Nicklaus

Jack Nicklaus has backed Tiger Woods to eclipse his major championship winning record despite admitting he thought the 42-year-old's career was over after spinal fusion surgery last year. 30 May 2018
Nicklaus surprised at Day's record at home

Nicklaus surprised at Day's record at home

Jack Nicklaus admits he is surprised former World No.1 Jason Day has had little success at the Memorial Tournament but insists the Ohio-based Australian isn't far off winning at Muirfield Village. 30 May 2018
Nicklaus cuts workload to focus on family

Nicklaus cuts workload to focus on family

Jack Nicklaus has reduced his business commitments to devote more time to his family and focus on charity work. 9 Feb 2018
The 10 Greatest Open Championship Players of All-Time

The 10 Greatest Open Championship Players of All-Time

The 146th Open Championship starting at Royal Birkdale on Thursday will provide an opportunity for one of 156 players to etch their name in history and stand alongside some of the greats of the game. 18 Jul 2017
PGA TOUR: Dufner victorious at Jack’s place

PGA TOUR: Dufner victorious at Jack’s place

For only the second time in the history of The Memorial Tournament, a player born in the state of Ohio has claimed victory, with Jason Dufner emulating host Jack Nicklaus in claiming the coveted title. 5 Jun 2017
MASTERS: Age no barrier to Mickelson

MASTERS: Age no barrier to Mickelson

Phil Mickelson was just a kid when Jack Nicklaus defied all odds to win his sixth Masters title. 6 Apr 2017
HUGGAN: First-time major winners … get used to it

HUGGAN: First-time major winners … get used to it

In this upwardly-mobile, increasingly aspirational and ever-more technically sophisticated 21st century, it was inevitable. Oh, so inevitable. But it isn’t necessarily good or desirable. 30 Sep 2016
Nicklaus: Arnold “was the king of our sport and always will be.”

Nicklaus: Arnold “was the king of our sport and always will be.”

Jack Nicklaus has led a stream of heartfelt tributes for his old friend and rival Arnold Palmer, who died earlier today. 26 Sep 2016
GA Express Issue 196: Spieth Salutes Again

GA Express Issue 196: Spieth Salutes Again

RUMOURS of Jordan Spieth’s golfing demise have been greatly exaggerated. And the world No.2 showed us just that with his win at the DEAN & DELUCA Invitational. Seems the best players just find a way to win... 31 May 2016
OTG Express Issue 166: Presidents Cup preview

OTG Express Issue 166: Presidents Cup preview

THIS week marks the first time in history a Presidents Cup has been held in Asia. Read about the real importance of this year's staging at the Jack Nicklaus Golf Club Korea and why it's not only about winning. 6 Oct 2015
MASTERS 2015: 12 things I did at Augusta today

MASTERS 2015: 12 things I did at Augusta today

Golf Australia deputy editor Steve Keipert recounts his golf fan experience, from famous sightings to culinary delights, on the eve of the opening round of the 2015 Masters. 9 Apr 2015