marc leishman

Scott 'absolutely' in $15-million Cup race

Scott 'absolutely' in $15-million Cup race

Adam Scott believes the race to win the US$15 million (AU$22.20m) FedExCup is far from over having reduced his deficit after round one at the season-ending Tour Championship. 23 Aug 2019
Leader Koepka blasts photo-shoot critics

Leader Koepka blasts photo-shoot critics

World No.1 Brooks Koepka has taken a commanding position at the Tour Championship on the same day the first images from his naked photoshoot for ESPN's The Body Issue were revealed. 23 Aug 2019
Opinion: Where is our next Greg Norman?

Opinion: Where is our next Greg Norman?

The Australian footprint in the top 100 of the men’s world ranking isn’t as large as it once was, laments Australasian Tour Tournament Director Andrew Langford-Jones. Here, he examines why our numbers have been in decline over the past dozen years. 23 Aug 2019
Superstar Aussies coming to Sydney

Superstar Aussies coming to Sydney

Three of the biggest names in Australian golf will contest the 2019 Emirates Australian Open. 22 Aug 2019
$15-million Cup trumps Norman's earnings

$15-million Cup trumps Norman's earnings

With US$15 million at stake, Adam Scott and Marc Leishman are competing for more money at this week's Tour Championship than their idol Greg Norman won in his entire PGA Tour career. 21 Aug 2019
Presidents Cup: Ernie Els’ final top-eight qualifiers

Presidents Cup: Ernie Els’ final top-eight qualifiers

The top-eight qualifiers for the 2019 Presidents Cup International Team are final and captain Ernie Els will lead a group that includes four players with a combined 17 previous appearances and four others who will be playing for the first time. 19 Aug 2019
Adam Scott lurks on leaders at Medinah

Adam Scott lurks on leaders at Medinah

Adam Scott says his best opening round in six months on the PGA Tour has him feeling confident about keeping pace with the leaders at the BMW Championship. 16 Aug 2019
Jason Day's new caddie 'lucky to be alive'

Jason Day's new caddie 'lucky to be alive'

Australian pro golfer David Lutterus is "tremendously lucky" to fill in as caddie for close mate Jason Day at the BMW Championship after a near-fatal motorbike accident six weeks ago. 15 Aug 2019
Reed captures Playoffs opener, Scott fifth

Reed captures Playoffs opener, Scott fifth

Patrick Reed has lifted his first PGA Tour trophy since winning the 2018 Masters with a one-shot victory in the opening event of the FedExCup playoffs. 12 Aug 2019
Smith makes sound start at Northern Trust

Smith makes sound start at Northern Trust

Cameron Smith says sightseeing trips into New York City are keeping him relaxed as he begins a difficult quest to keep his PGA Tour season alive. 9 Aug 2019
Day hits reset button before Liberty National

Day hits reset button before Liberty National

Jason Day has admitted he burdened himself with heavy expectations of quickly reclaiming winning form by hiring Tiger Woods' former caddie Steve Williams. 8 Aug 2019
Leishman begins $15m Playoffs quest

Leishman begins $15m Playoffs quest

Still reeling from a poor display at the majors this year, Marc Leishman is hungry for redemption and wants to be the first Australian to win the PGA Tour's US$15 million FedExCup title. 7 Aug 2019
Scott out to end winless drought

Scott out to end winless drought

Adam Scott hopes a return to a golf course where he once defeated Tiger Woods can inspire a drought-breaking PGA Tour victory as he tries to avoid a third-straight winless season. 7 Aug 2019
Leishman primed for Playoffs run

Leishman primed for Playoffs run

Marc Leishman is excited by the luxury of playing with freedom as he heads a six-strong Australian contingent entering the PGA Tour's US$78 million FedExCup playoffs series this week. 5 Aug 2019
Presidents Cup: Captain Els to have no say in Royal Melbourne set-up

Presidents Cup: Captain Els to have no say in Royal Melbourne set-up

International captain Ernie Els will have no say in the set-up of Royal Melbourne for the Presidents Cup but still thinks his knowledge of a venue where he holds the course record can help his players. 2 Aug 2019
Presidents Cup standings update: Smith improves to No.6

Presidents Cup standings update: Smith improves to No.6

Just three weeks remain until the top-eight players on each team officially qualify for the 2019 Presidents Cup following the conclusion of the BMW Championship on August 18. Cameron Smith, in search of his Presidents Cup debut, finished T12 at the WGC-FedEx St. Jude Invitational and improved two spots in the International Team standings from No.8 to No.6. 1 Aug 2019
Leishman targets PGA playoffs after WGC tilt

Leishman targets PGA playoffs after WGC tilt

Marc Leishman has put himself in a strong position heading into the PGA Tour's US$70 million (AU$101m) playoffs with a third placing behind winner Brooks Koepka at the World Golf Championships Invitational. 29 Jul 2019
Koepka wins WGC, Marc Leishman third

Koepka wins WGC, Marc Leishman third

Brooks Koepka has pocketed a stunning US$4.75 million (AU$6.87 million) payday for his victory at the World Golf Championships Invitational in Tennessee. 29 Jul 2019
Smith’s bright start to WGC Invitational

Smith’s bright start to WGC Invitational

Cameron Smith says the pressure of making the PGA Tour's finals have forced him to step it up after upstaging big-name countrymen Adam Scott and Jason Day in round one of the World Golf Championships Invitational in Tennessee. 26 Jul 2019
Leishman turns to WGC after Open flop

Leishman turns to WGC after Open flop

Having been mistaken for Open champion Shane Lowry for years, Marc Leishman hopes the Irishman's Claret Jug victory is enough for casual golf fans to start telling them apart. 25 Jul 2019
Presidents Cup standings update: Smith re-joins top eight

Presidents Cup standings update: Smith re-joins top eight

With four weeks remaining until the top-eight players on each team officially qualify for the 2019 Presidents Cup, Cameron Smith re-joined the top eight in the International Team standings after a T20 finish at The Open Championship elevated the Queenslander two spots from No.10 to No.8. 24 Jul 2019