marc leishman

Webb wants government funding boost

Webb wants government funding boost

Australian greats Karrie Webb and Jan Stephenson hope Hannah Green's breakthrough major championship victory leads to an increase in Federal Government funding, which they believe is grossly disproportionate to other sports. 25 Jun 2019
Reavie ends 11-year winless drought

Reavie ends 11-year winless drought

A scintillating week of ball-striking has Jason Day raring for next month's Open Championship despite coming up short in his bid to chase eventual winner Chez Reavie at the PGA Tour's Travelers Championship. 24 Jun 2019
Leishman lurks on leaders at Travelers

Leishman lurks on leaders at Travelers

Marc Leishman says a long par putt he drained on the last hole will ease the pressure on his round two chase of the leaders at the PGA Tour's Travelers Championship. 21 Jun 2019
Williams key to reclaiming No.1: Day

Williams key to reclaiming No.1: Day

Jason Day says his exciting new partnership with accomplished caddie Steve Williams has restored his hunger to reclaim golf's World No.1 ranking. 20 Jun 2019
Leishman to launch beer after Travelers

Leishman to launch beer after Travelers

Marc Leishman admits the official launch of a beer named after him will be in the back of his mind while playing in a star grouping alongside Jordan Spieth and Phil Mickelson at the Travelers Championship. 19 Jun 2019
Woodland outlasts charging Koepka to win US Open

Woodland outlasts charging Koepka to win US Open

Fittingly, he all but clinched the 119th U.S. Open title with an all-but perfectly played shot. 17 Jun 2019
Rose heads star-studded U.S Open leaderboard

Rose heads star-studded U.S Open leaderboard

Over the years there have been more than few unexpected first-round leaders in US Opens. 14 Jun 2019
Aussies wary of US Open nightmare set-up

Aussies wary of US Open nightmare set-up

Australia's golfing stars have joined a chorus of players urging the United States Golf Association, organiser of the US Open, not to blow another championship with controversial course set-ups. 12 Jun 2019
'Underachiever' Day targets US Open glory

'Underachiever' Day targets US Open glory

Jason Day has labelled himself a "severe underachiever" as he and countryman Adam Scott attempt to live up to their potential and win a second major at this week's US Open at Pebble Beach. 12 Jun 2019
Caddie revives Leishman putter for US Open

Caddie revives Leishman putter for US Open

Marc Leishman has credited long-time caddie Matthew Kelly for noticing a flaw in his putting, which helped turn around his form just in time for the US Open at Pebble Beach. 11 Jun 2019
McIlroy targeting end to major drought

McIlroy targeting end to major drought

Rory McIlroy is ready to play with complete freedom as he tries to create history by ending his major drought at Pebble Beach. 11 Jun 2019
Woods, Spieth & Rose paired for US Open

Woods, Spieth & Rose paired for US Open

Tiger Woods has been paired with Jordan Spieth and Justin Rose for the first two rounds of the US Open next week. 7 Jun 2019
Nicklaus praises Scott's Memorial defeat

Nicklaus praises Scott's Memorial defeat

Adam Scott admits being outclassed by record-setting golfers on the PGA Tour is crushing but believes his defeat to Memorial Tournament winner Patrick Cantlay has ignited a fire ahead of the US Open. 3 Jun 2019
Leishman hot; Scott & Woods in Memorial mix

Leishman hot; Scott & Woods in Memorial mix

Marc Leishman says his beefed-up driving has boosted his chances of winning the PGA Tour's Memorial Tournament after a sensational start to the Jack Nicklaus-hosted event in Ohio. 31 May 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 desperate for hometown turnaround

Day desperate for hometown turnaround

Hometown hero Jason Day admits his record at the Memorial Tournament is "terrible" but is determined to turn it around at the Jack Nicklaus-hosted event in Ohio this week. 29 May 2019
Faultless Koepka leads PGA as Tiger struggles

Faultless Koepka leads PGA as Tiger struggles

This is starting to get a little monotonous. And impressive. Not for the first time in the last couple of years, the story of the opening day at one of golf’s four major championships is Brooks Koepka. 17 May 2019
Faldo: Tiger can’t win PGA

Faldo: Tiger can’t win PGA

Golf great Nick Faldo has poured ice-cold water on Tiger Woods' hopes of winning the US PGA Championship. 16 May 2019
Improving Scott a major chance at Bethpage

Improving Scott a major chance at Bethpage

As ever in a world where three of golf’s four major championships are played inside one nation, the “home side” will be heavily favoured when the 101st US PGA Championship kicks off at Bethpage Black on New York’s Long Island, 36 miles east of Manhattan. 16 May 2019
Masters mistake driving Jason Day at PGA

Masters mistake driving Jason Day at PGA

Jason Day admits a one-hole meltdown during last month's Masters still stings but it's added motivation at this week's US PGA Championship in New York. 15 May 2019
Cam Smith bracing for brutal Bethpage Black

Cam Smith bracing for brutal Bethpage Black

Cameron Smith is bracing himself for a fierce examination at this week's US PGA Championship on New York's Bethpage Black golf course. 14 May 2019