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Women’s Open to go ahead without fans

Women’s Open to go ahead without fans

The R&A confirmed today that it intends to play the AIG Women’s British Open at Royal Troon from 20-23 August without spectators due to the COVID-19 pandemic. 8 Jul 2020
Morri: Time to talk like Karrie

Morri: Time to talk like Karrie

Several years ago during a discussion about a now long forgotten issue, the head of what was then the NSW Golf Association, David Allen, told me something which I have never forgotten. 6 Jul 2020
US Women’s Open exemption categories announced

US Women’s Open exemption categories announced

The United States Golf Association (USGA) today announced the exemption categories for the 75th US Women’s Open Championship, which will be contested Dec. 10-13 at Champions Golf Club, in Houston, Texas. 2 Jul 2020
Returning Ryu wins Korea Women's Open

Returning Ryu wins Korea Women's Open

Two-time major champion So Yeon Ryu closed with an even-par 72 to win the Korea Women's Open in her first tournament in four months because of the COVID-19 pandemic. 22 Jun 2020
LPGA Tour set for Ohio restart in late July

LPGA Tour set for Ohio restart in late July

The LPGA Tour will return from its COVID-19 shutdown with two tournaments in Ohio, starting with the new Drive On Championship three-day event from July 31 to August 2, officials said on Tuesday. 17 Jun 2020
Green and Felton follow Scott’s lead

Green and Felton follow Scott’s lead

Another week and another Aussie major champion will be taking to social media for a live game of golf with up and coming players. 16 Jun 2020
Evian Championship cancelled due to virus

Evian Championship cancelled due to virus

The Evian Championship, one of five women's golf major tournaments, has been cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic. 10 Jun 2020
Rose sponsors new women's golf series

Rose sponsors new women's golf series

Former World No.1 Justin Rose and his wife Kate are to sponsor a new women's golf series in Britain starting this month. 9 Jun 2020
LPGA Tour cancels 2020 qualifying schools

LPGA Tour cancels 2020 qualifying schools

The LPGA has cancelled Tour qualifying "Q-schools" this year because of the coronavirus pandemic with most players retaining their status for the 2021 season. 21 May 2020
Will there be an Australian Open in 2020?

Will there be an Australian Open in 2020?

Most major sports have unveiled plans to return at some stage in 2020, including golf. The PGA Tour’s June restart combining with other factors to perhaps push our national Open off the schedule this year. 4 May 2020
Green’s major defence moved to October

Green’s major defence moved to October

Hannah Green will get to keep her PGA Championship trophy at least until October after the year's first scheduled major was postponed Wednesday because of the coronavirus pandemic. 30 Apr 2020
Opinion: The players who could be lost to the game

Opinion: The players who could be lost to the game

The Covid-19 pandemic has touched every corner of the globe. And when it comes to the game of golf, the same reach within our industry is certainly true. 28 Apr 2020
Morri: Benefits of golf’s enforced off season

Morri: Benefits of golf’s enforced off season

There’s long been a belief (this writer included) that professional golf does itself – and the game more broadly – no favours with its relentless, year-long schedule. 27 Apr 2020
Morri: A lesson for golf

Morri: A lesson for golf

What lessons might there be for golf – and the role of women in the game – from the extraordinary success of the Women’s T20 World Cup? 9 Mar 2020
Coronavirus worries LPGA major champions

Coronavirus worries LPGA major champions

The LPGA Tour's return to the United States after three Asian events were cancelled due to the coronavirus has not allayed the fears of new mothers Brittany Lincicome and Stacy Lewis. 28 Feb 2020
Mickey Wright dies at 85

Mickey Wright dies at 85

Mickey Wright, the American great who won 13 majors among her 82 victories and gave the fledgling LPGA a crucial lift, died Monday of a heart attack. She was 85. 18 Feb 2020
Winner's Bag: Inbee Park – ISPS Handa Women's Australian Open

Winner's Bag: Inbee Park – ISPS Handa Women's Australian Open

South Korean Inbee Park claimed the Patricia Bridges Bowl on Sunday after carding a final round 74. The former World No.1 took the Women’s Australian Open crown from American Amy Olson by three shots. Take a look inside Park’s winning bag. 17 Feb 2020
Green lags behind Australian Open leaders

Green lags behind Australian Open leaders

Hannah Green has slipped from contention as South Korea's Inbee Park increases her lead in the final round at the Women's Australian Open. 16 Feb 2020
Walk in the Park: Inbee bolts clear at Royal Adelaide

Walk in the Park: Inbee bolts clear at Royal Adelaide

South Korean Inbee Park will begin the final round of the Women’s Australian Open three shots clear of her 19-year-old compatriot Ayean Cho. 15 Feb 2020
European Tour postpones Asian tournaments

European Tour postpones Asian tournaments

The European Tour has postponed events in Malaysia and China due to the outbreak of the coronavirus. 15 Feb 2020
Green in the mix at Aussie Open

Green in the mix at Aussie Open

Local favourite Hannah Green is relishing the prospect of chasing esteemed South Korean Inbee Park at the ISPS HANDA Women's Australian Open. 14 Feb 2020