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Swing Study: Hideki Matsuyama

Swing Study: Hideki Matsuyama

Masters Champion Hideki Matsuyama has the hopes of a golfing nation backing him to win gold in the men's Olympic competition. Here we examine the swing that could turn green into gold. 26 Jul 2021
Two-time major champion Cabrera jailed

Two-time major champion Cabrera jailed

Argentinian golfer Angel Cabrera, a former Masters and US Open champion, has been sentenced to two years in prison for assaulting his former partner. 8 Jul 2021
Angel Cabrera facing trial for assault

Angel Cabrera facing trial for assault

Two-time major champion Angel Cabrera has been extradited from Brazil to his homeland of Argentina to face trial on charges he assaulted three former partners. 9 Jun 2021
Day to miss his first US Open in a decade

Day to miss his first US Open in a decade

A lame and lowly-ranked Jason Day will miss his first major championship in almost a decade after being officially ruled out of this month's US Open at Torrey Pines. 8 Jun 2021
Morri: Time, timing and tournament golf

Morri: Time, timing and tournament golf

It’s the stuff that mathematical analysis can’t account for in golf. That combination of time and timing, intangibles like momentum and the inability of the human brain to switch off. 7 Jun 2021
Matsuyama makes ominous move

Matsuyama makes ominous move

A month after securing an historic victory at the Masters Tournament, Japanese star Hideki Matsuyama continued his impressive showing in the Season of Championships, firing a 3-under 68 at the PGA Championship to move ominously into a tie for fourth on Kiawah Island. 22 May 2021
Matsuyama's Masters triumph to spark next golf rush in Asia

Matsuyama's Masters triumph to spark next golf rush in Asia

A boyhood fantasy that turned into reality for Hideki Matsuyama is now destined to spark new dreams amongst Asian kids and potentially create the next golf rush in Japan and across the region. 6 May 2021
Masters hero Matsuyama receives PM's Award

Masters hero Matsuyama receives PM's Award

Japan's Hideki Matsuyama received the Prime Minister's Award after becoming the first person from his nation to win the prestigious Masters Tournament. 30 Apr 2021
Baddeley exclusive: “My best golf is still in front of me”

Baddeley exclusive: “My best golf is still in front of me”

Aaron Baddeley turned 40 last month … his Australian Open triumph over Greg Norman and Colin Montgomerie now more than 20 years in the rear view mirror. It was a victory that anointed ‘Badds’ as golf’s next superstar, the man to beat Tiger Woods. His career over the past two decades never lived up to the hype but the now married father-of-six says his best golf is still to come. 20 Apr 2021
Matsuyama's triumph will inspire quick gains for Asian golf

Matsuyama's triumph will inspire quick gains for Asian golf

Hideki Matsuyama’s historic triumph in becoming the first Japanese winner at the Masters Tournament will spark immediate gains for Asian golf. 14 Apr 2021
Matsuyama open to lighting Tokyo cauldron

Matsuyama open to lighting Tokyo cauldron

Hideki Matsuyama cut a solitary figure as he walked alone to the clubhouse to sign his card after winning the Masters, even if all of Japan was with him in spirit. 13 Apr 2021
Matsuyama sought for Australian summer

Matsuyama sought for Australian summer

Organisers hope to lure Masters winner Hideki Matsuyama to the Australian PGA Championship in Queensland in December as part of plans to revive the golfing calendar after the 2020/21 season was impacted by COVID-19. 13 Apr 2021
Officials & Players heap praise on Matsuyama

Officials & Players heap praise on Matsuyama

Officials and fellow competitors poured deserved praise and adoration on Japan’s history-maker Hideki Matsuyama, whose nail-biting victory at the Masters Tournament on Sunday was tipped to spark a new wave of talents emerging from Japan and Asia for decades to come. 12 Apr 2021
Fearless Zalatoris has golf world talking

Fearless Zalatoris has golf world talking

The golf world has fallen in love with Will Zalatoris, the little-known but fearless Masters debutant who claimed outright second place. 12 Apr 2021
Magical Matsuyama makes Masters history for Asia

Magical Matsuyama makes Masters history for Asia

Hideki Matsuyama created Masters Tournament history on Sunday after overcoming intense pressure and the weight of a nation to become the first Japanese male golfer to triumph at Augusta National and put on the famous green jacket. 12 Apr 2021
Masters week leaves Leishman majors hungry

Masters week leaves Leishman majors hungry

Marc Leishman has come up short in his bid for a green jacket but has rediscovered his hunger for glory after another close call at the Masters. 12 Apr 2021
Scott delighted for Japan's Masters champ

Scott delighted for Japan's Masters champ

Adam Scott vividly remembers the reception he received in Japan after winning the Masters eight years ago. 12 Apr 2021
Matsuyama wins the Masters at Augusta

Matsuyama wins the Masters at Augusta

Hideki Matsuyama tapped in the winning putt at the Masters and unleashed the heavy burden of a nation piled on his shoulders. 12 Apr 2021
Matsuyama on brink of Masters glory

Matsuyama on brink of Masters glory

Japan’s Hideki Matsuyama put himself on the threshold of Masters Tournament history after a stunning seven-under 65 in the third round fired him into a four-shot lead at Augusta National on Saturday. 11 Apr 2021
Leishman ready to chase Masters dream

Leishman ready to chase Masters dream

Marc Leishman says the pressure is squarely on leader Hideki Matsuyama as the Australian readies himself for a Sunday green jacket chase at the Masters. 11 Apr 2021
Horschel embraces Masters slip and slide

Horschel embraces Masters slip and slide

Walking around with stained white trousers and wet feet on Augusta's pristine course made Billy Horschel stand out for all the wrong reasons but at least he saw the funny side after he ended up on his backside at the 13th hole. 11 Apr 2021