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Morri: Rules are rules

Morri: Rules are rules

No other sport does a rules snafu quite like golf, as evidenced by the ‘debacle du jour’ from the Solheim Cup this past week. 6 Sep 2021
Minjee Lee charge falls just short at Open

Minjee Lee charge falls just short at Open

Minjee Lee has produced another of her ‘Sunday specials’ but the Australian's final round charge was not enough to earn her back-to-back major wins as Sweden's Anna Nordqvist took the Women's Open Championship at Carnoustie. 23 Aug 2021
Nelly shares Women's Open lead, Aussies within reach

Nelly shares Women's Open lead, Aussies within reach

Rampant World No.1 Nelly Korda can feel a target on her back after a brilliant start to the AIG Women's British Open – and Australia's leading challengers, headed by Minjee Lee, will be firing at it following a round of fireworks at fearsome Carnoustie. 20 Aug 2021
Korda scorches, Green rises in Tokyo heat

Korda scorches, Green rises in Tokyo heat

Following a day of more scorching temperatures, torrid rounds and a potential game-changing storm on the horizon, the fate of the women’s Olympic golf tournament is as unpredictable as the men’s seven-way bronze medal playoff was on Sunday. 5 Aug 2021
Sagstrom beats heat to take first-round Olympic lead

Sagstrom beats heat to take first-round Olympic lead

While the summer heat was something of a forgotten concern ahead of the Tokyo Olympics due to the pandemic, it definitely was noticeable last week during the men’s golf competition and became a real-life factor Wednesday as the women’s tournament got underway at Kasumigaseki Country Club. 4 Aug 2021
Su Oh an LPGA contender at Meijer Classic

Su Oh an LPGA contender at Meijer Classic

Australia's Su Oh has given herself a chance to claim a maiden LPGA Tour victory, sitting fourth going into the final round of the Meijer Classic in Grand Rapids, Michigan. 20 Jun 2021
Salas, Kang clash in 'friendly' match play

Salas, Kang clash in 'friendly' match play

Lizette Salas and Danielle Kang have set up an intriguing LPGA match play clash in Las Vegas, with the close friends battling each other for a berth in the Bank of Hope LPGA Match Play last 16. 28 May 2021
Abused Sagstrom wants to touch lives

Abused Sagstrom wants to touch lives

Swedish golfer Madelene Sagstrom has revealed she was sexually abused as a child and hopes by speaking out she may help others in the same situation deal with the trauma. 24 Feb 2021
The Preview: Gainbridge LPGA

The Preview: Gainbridge LPGA

The LPGA Tour returns to Boca Rio Golf Club this week for the second instalment of the Gainbridge LPGA. Here’s everything you need to know about the event, including course information, TV times and players to watch, one of whom is an Aussie about to make her professional debut. 22 Feb 2021
Good vibes for Skarpnord ahead of defence

Good vibes for Skarpnord ahead of defence

It’s a different kind of pressure, being the defending champion. Just ask Marianne Skarpnord ahead of this week’s Geoff King Motors Australian Ladies Classic at Bonville Golf Resort. 19 Feb 2020
Minjee Lee surges up Vic Open leaderboard

Minjee Lee surges up Vic Open leaderboard

World No.9 Minjee Lee has made a big move in the second round of the $1.5-million women's Vic Open at 13th Beach. 7 Feb 2020
Law goes wire-to-wire at Pure Silk

Law goes wire-to-wire at Pure Silk

England's Bronte Law has held off a series of challenges to complete a wire-to-wire victory in the LPGA Tour's Pure Silk Championship in Williamsburg, Virginia. 27 May 2019
Anne van Dam wins the Canberra Classic

Anne van Dam wins the Canberra Classic

Dutch golfer Anne van Dam has powered home to claim the women's Canberra Classic by three shots after a flawless final round. 4 Mar 2019
Morri: The game’s true entertainers

Morri: The game’s true entertainers

Why is it that more people don’t like or watch women’s golf? If the goal of professional golf is to entertain – and I am of the firm belief it is – then sheer bloody mindedness is the only possible reason for a golfer not to take an interest in the women’s game. 28 Feb 2019
Women’s Open: Nelly Korda makes her move

Women’s Open: Nelly Korda makes her move

American prodigy Nelly Korda is just 18 holes away from becoming the latest member of her illustrious family to claim an Australian Open title. 16 Feb 2019
All Smiles: Swedish Sagstrom shares Open lead

All Smiles: Swedish Sagstrom shares Open lead

Madelene Sagstrom is vying to become the fourth Swede to win the Women’s Australian Open, having joined Wei-Ling Hsu at the top of the leaderboard late on day two at The Grange Golf Club in Adelaide. 15 Feb 2019
Vintage Webb on display at The Grange

Vintage Webb on display at The Grange

Karrie Webb is rapt to be the hunted again. 14 Feb 2019