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Rain continues to wreak havoc at U.S. Amateur as Dobbelaar advances

Rain continues to wreak havoc at U.S. Amateur as Dobbelaar advances

Mark Goetz completed 36 holes of stroke play at eight-under-par 132 at Oakmont Country Club and stroke play co-host the Longue Vue Club to earn medallist honours in the rain-delayed 121st U.S. Amateur Championship on Wednesday. 12 Aug 2021
Dobbelaar stakes match play claim at weather delayed U.S. Amateur

Dobbelaar stakes match play claim at weather delayed U.S. Amateur

The U.S. Amateur, the USGA’s oldest championship, is known as a test of fortitude, and the patience and resilience factors for the 312-player field were ramped up on Tuesday afternoon when play in the championship’s 121st edition was halted for nearly four hours by storms in the area. 11 Aug 2021
Aussies well back after U.S. Amateur first round

Aussies well back after U.S. Amateur first round

Oakmont Country Club has a reputation as one of golf’s sternest tests, and it kept to that unyielding standard in Round 1 of strokeplay on Monday in the 121st U.S. Amateur Championship, where the three Australians struggled to stay within reach of match play qualification. 10 Aug 2021
Michel in battle to get home from Masters

Michel in battle to get home from Masters

Australian amateur Lukas Michel will turn his attention to trying to get back to Australia before Christmas after missing the cut in his Masters debut. 15 Nov 2020
Gallery: Masters Round 2

Gallery: Masters Round 2

As was the case on Thursday, fading light will mean much of The Masters field will be back early on Saturday to finish their second round. Here are some of the best images from Friday's play, where Cameron Smith took a share of the lead at nine under. 14 Nov 2020
Gallery: Masters Round 1

Gallery: Masters Round 1

The first round of the 84th Masters was suspended early for inclement weather, then once light had disappeared with many players still on course. Here are some of the best images of a wet and low scoring first day at Augusta. 13 Nov 2020
Casey sets hot pace at wet Masters

Casey sets hot pace at wet Masters

Paul Casey is chasing his first major victory with an impressive seven-under-par first round, making him the early leader at the 2020 Masters. 13 Nov 2020
Scott leads Aussie charge at the Masters

Scott leads Aussie charge at the Masters

Former champion Adam Scott is looking forward to an early-morning assault on Amen Corner after he led the Australian charge during a weather-affected opening round at the Masters. 13 Nov 2020
Masters stuff you may have missed

Masters stuff you may have missed

The field for the 84th Masters Tournament has completed its work before Thursday’s opening round. And despite all the coverage, there have been plenty of smaller tidbits to come from the practice days, from caddies to equipment and even plane tickets. 12 Nov 2020
Small but fierce Aussie contingent ready for Masters tilt

Small but fierce Aussie contingent ready for Masters tilt

Jason Day senses the four Australian professionals in the Masters field are poised to recreate a 2013-like scenario that ended in the country's first green jacket win. 11 Nov 2020
Who's who at Augusta National in 2020

Who's who at Augusta National in 2020

Who are the Australians and top international contenders at the Masters this week? 11 Nov 2020
Gallery: Masters Practice Day 1

Gallery: Masters Practice Day 1

Masters week is well and truly upon us. Here are some of the best images from the grounds of Augusta National Golf Club from the first official day of practice. 10 Nov 2020
US Open: Aussies struggle on day one

US Open: Aussies struggle on day one

Adam Scott still believes despite Australia's nine-strong contingent making a rough start to the US Open in New York. 18 Sep 2020
Michel’s Major Leap

Michel’s Major Leap

Lukas Michel will make his long-awaited major debut at Winged Foot Golf Club this week, courtesy of his historic victory at the US Mid-Amateur last September. 17 Sep 2020
Marc Leishman: On A Wing & A Prayer

Marc Leishman: On A Wing & A Prayer

Marc Leishman heads to the 120th US Open Championship at New York’s Winged Foot Golf Club with few expectations but a fierce determination to have a red-hot crack at the title. 17 Sep 2020
Herbert, Luck ready to step up at US Open

Herbert, Luck ready to step up at US Open

Promising Australian prospects Lucas Herbert and Curtis Luck are blooming on some of golf's biggest Tours but the pair are hoping to step up to the majors stage at the US Open. 17 Sep 2020
Ogilvy backs Aussies to contend at US Open

Ogilvy backs Aussies to contend at US Open

There is an urban legend involving Adam Scott, Geoff Ogilvy and Ernie Els' private plane that has grown since the 2006 US Open at Winged Foot. 16 Sep 2020
Amateur Michel eyes major debut at Winged Foot

Amateur Michel eyes major debut at Winged Foot

Australian amateur Lukas Michel hopes rolling his sleeves up and digging trenches on golf courses in Detroit has toughened him up for a US Open debut at New York's notoriously brutal Winged Foot course. 15 Sep 2020
The Preview: US Open

The Preview: US Open

The second men’s major of 2020 arrives at famed Winged Foot in New York this week. Here is all you need to know about the 120th US Open, including the nine Aussies vying for major glory. 15 Sep 2020
Struggling Leishman ready for US Open test

Struggling Leishman ready for US Open test

Marc Leishman's on-course struggles continue but the Australian star refuses to get down on himself as he readies for the US Open at New York's brutal Winged Foot course. 15 Sep 2020
Seven amateurs added to US Open field

Seven amateurs added to US Open field

The United States Golf Association (USGA) today announced that seven amateurs have earned entry into the 120th US Open Championship, which will be hosted by Winged Foot Golf Club on September 17-20. 20 Aug 2020