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Frustrated Leishman snaps putter in Open cut chase

Frustrated Leishman snaps putter in Open cut chase

Marc Leishman has ended up drowning his sorrows with a few beers while feeling just a wee bit embarrassed with himself after snapping his putter in half in a fit of pique at during the second round of The Open Championship. 17 Jul 2021
Smith ready to be Aussie main man at The Open

Smith ready to be Aussie main man at The Open

Cameron Smith looks the last distant hope to bring The Open Claret Jug to Australia after 28 years, with his credentials being backed in his increasingly forbidding Championship quest by his admiring mate Adam Scott. 17 Jul 2021
Smith shines on tough Open day for Aussies

Smith shines on tough Open day for Aussies

There was no Shark-like attack on the leaderboard but Cameron Smith was a lonely terrier as he fought his way to the only under-par score by an Australian on the opening day of the 149th Open Championship at Royal St. George's. 16 Jul 2021
Leish & Cam laud mateship ahead of Open

Leish & Cam laud mateship ahead of Open

They cut an unlikely pair – the young petrol head with the magnificent mullet who looks like a surfer dude, and the lawn curator who looks as if he could be his solid whiskery uncle. 15 Jul 2021
Inside Golf Australia August 2021

Inside Golf Australia August 2021

International travel may still be off limits, however none of these exceptional golf courses are. 15 Jul 2021
Aussie big guns out to end Open drought

Aussie big guns out to end Open drought

Blame it on Ash Barty. Or on the recent spate of other Australian sporting success stories. Or on Cameron Smith convincing himself that being born exactly a month after Greg Norman last won The Open could be some sort of omen. 14 Jul 2021
Gallery: The Open Practice Day Two

Gallery: The Open Practice Day Two

The start of The Open Championship is inching closer and players have been putting the final touches on their preparations at Royal St. George's. Here are the best images from Tuesday's practice rounds. 14 Jul 2021
Scott questions if Olympics should go ahead

Scott questions if Olympics should go ahead

Australian star Adam Scott has questioned whether it's a responsible decision to let the Olympics go ahead, saying some people don't understand the fear that the Japanese people are currently experiencing in the build-up to the Games. 14 Jul 2021
Leishman gets clubs back after Open scare

Leishman gets clubs back after Open scare

Australian hope Marc Leishman has had to overcome a pre-Open Championship scare after his golf clubs got lost in transit from the US and his equipment sponsors were forced to create an emergency set for him. 14 Jul 2021
The Open: First and second round tee times (AEST)

The Open: First and second round tee times (AEST)

The 149th Open Championship gets underway on Thursday at Royal St. George’s in Kent, England. Here are all the tee times converted to Australian Eastern Standard Time so you can plan your viewing schedule. 14 Jul 2021
The Preview: The 149th Open Championship

The Preview: The 149th Open Championship

The final men’s major championship of the year is upon us as the world’s best take to the links land of Royal St. George’s in Kent for the 149th Open Championship. Here is your comprehensive preview covering every aspect of the event. 13 Jul 2021
The Open: Aussie contingent and their chances

The Open: Aussie contingent and their chances

Australians have won The Open more than any other men’s major. And with our historic ties to Great Britain, prior success and the ideal TV viewing times, it is easy to see why it is one of this country’s favourite championships. 12 Jul 2021
Globetrotting Minjee’s Olympic preparation

Globetrotting Minjee’s Olympic preparation

At just 25, Minjee Lee is the experienced campaigner of the four-strong Australian Olympic golf team headed to Tokyo next month. But first, Lee will take part in another team event this week as a captain of the Aramco Team Series – London. 8 Jul 2021
Aussie Davis grabs maiden PGA Tour title

Aussie Davis grabs maiden PGA Tour title

Cam Davis is savouring a win for the ages after bursting from the pack to complete a golden weekend treble for Australian golf with a thrilling maiden PGA Tour victory at the Rocket Mortgage Classic in Detroit. 5 Jul 2021
Aussies locked in for Tokyo Olympics

Aussies locked in for Tokyo Olympics

The Australian Olympic Committee has announced the four-person Golf Team for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics, with Rio Olympian Minjee Lee named for her second Games, and Hannah Green, Marc Leishman and Cameron Smith to make their Olympic debuts. 2 Jul 2021
Aussies on Tour: Lee wins Korea Open, as Leishman leads the way in U.S

Aussies on Tour: Lee wins Korea Open, as Leishman leads the way in U.S

It was billed as Jason Day’s unlikely return to the winner’s circle, yet it was Marc Leishman who came from the clouds to be the best of the Aussies at the PGA Tour’s Travelers Championship in Connecticut. 28 Jun 2021
Leishman puts Travelers near miss in perspective

Leishman puts Travelers near miss in perspective

Marc Leishman has just missed out getting into a playoff at the PGA Tour event in Connecticut after surging into contention with a final round 64 to finish as the leading Australian. 28 Jun 2021
Day, Smith lead Aussie Travelers Championship charge

Day, Smith lead Aussie Travelers Championship charge

Former World No.1 Jason Day is still contention for his first PGA Tour win in more than three years – while continuing to battle with a problematic back and allergies that required help from his playing partner during the third round of the Travelers Championship. 27 Jun 2021
Wounded Day charges to lead Travelers Championship

Wounded Day charges to lead Travelers Championship

Former World No.1 Jason Day has rolled back the glory days to charge into the lead midway through the PGA Tour's Travelers Championship. 26 Jun 2021
Hickok, Kodaira make lightning Travelers Championship start

Hickok, Kodaira make lightning Travelers Championship start

American Kramer Hickok and Japan's Satoshi Kodaira posted matching rounds of seven-under-par 63 to share the first-round lead at the Travelers Championship in Cromwell. 25 Jun 2021
Smith & Leishman go for gold in Tokyo

Smith & Leishman go for gold in Tokyo

Cameron Smith and Marc Leishman will shift their target to Olympic gold next month after their qualification as Australia's men's representatives in Tokyo was confirmed. 23 Jun 2021