Golf News

Brandt Snedeker: "It’s unbelievable"

Brandt Snedeker: "It’s unbelievable"

A world first is taking place at The Lakes Golf Club in Sydney this week, where 12 disabled golfers will compete in the Australian All Abilities Championship held in conjunction with the Emirates Australian Open. 14 Nov 2018
Smith’s heartbreak: “I really want to get this one”

Smith’s heartbreak: “I really want to get this one”

Cameron Smith has turned to a “heartbreaking” play-off loss after finalising his preparations for the Australian Open at The Lakes Golf Club in Sydney. 14 Nov 2018
New Big Bertha improved at its core

New Big Bertha improved at its core

The latest iteration of Callaway’s Big Bertha irons, set to arrive in Australia before anywhere else in the world, are built for easy launch, increased distance as well as outstanding sound and feel thanks to a first in golf equipment engineering. 14 Nov 2018
Mad dash throws out Kuchar's Open plans

Mad dash throws out Kuchar's Open plans

Matt Kuchar has praised his two sons for making a 14,000km mad dash to Sydney bearable, after his PGA Tour victory in Mexico threw his Australian Open preparation into chaos. 14 Nov 2018
LPGA: Minjee’s big chance at $1million jackpot

LPGA: Minjee’s big chance at $1million jackpot

Minjee Lee has a million extra reasons to prevent Thai star Ariya Jutanugarn completing a clean sweep of LPGA Tour season honours this week. 14 Nov 2018
Davis out to defend Australian Open crown

Davis out to defend Australian Open crown

Far from overawed, Cameron Davis is embracing the pressure of trying to defend his Australian Open crown this week. 14 Nov 2018
McIlroy prioritises US Tour over Europe

McIlroy prioritises US Tour over Europe

Rory McIlroy has revealed that he may not fulfill the requirements for European Tour membership next season, even though it could cost him the chance to be Ryder Cup captain. 14 Nov 2018
Westwood parts with caddie after 10 years

Westwood parts with caddie after 10 years

Lee Westwood and Matt Kuchar won last week, each ending four-plus years without winning on their home circuit. They also won without their regular caddies. 14 Nov 2018
Aus Open: Resurgent Americans raring to go

Aus Open: Resurgent Americans raring to go

A revitalised Brandt Snedeker has recognised the significance of the Stonehaven Cup ahead of the Australian Open to be played at The Lakes Golf Club in Sydney this week. 13 Nov 2018
GA Express 313: Aussie Open Preview

GA Express 313: Aussie Open Preview

Cameron Davis was something of a surprise winner when he captured the Stonehaven Cup in 2017. Twelve months on and the new PGA Tour member has designs on hanging onto the historic piece of silverware. 13 Nov 2018
Scrap Australian Open prize money: Fraser

Scrap Australian Open prize money: Fraser

Olympian Marcus Fraser is proposing officials scrap Australian Open prize money in a bid to lure more of the world's best golfers down under. 13 Nov 2018
2019 Emirates Australian Open dates announced

2019 Emirates Australian Open dates announced

The 2019 Emirates Australian Open will be played in the week preceding the Presidents Cup. 13 Nov 2018
Smith: "I’ve been thinking about this all year"

Smith: "I’ve been thinking about this all year"

Cameron Smith's coach believes the youngster is on the cusp of building a great domestic golf resume as he prepares to headline the field at this week's Australian Open. 13 Nov 2018
Day & Scott absences not an issue: Allenby

Day & Scott absences not an issue: Allenby

Local stalwarts Greg Chalmers and Robert Allenby have backed the Australian Open to be a sporting success despite the absence of big guns Jason Day, Adam Scott and Marc Leishman. 12 Nov 2018
Lahiri hungry for Indian success Down Under

Lahiri hungry for Indian success Down Under

Anirban Lahiri is hungry to lift the Australian Open's Stonehaven Cup and lay a platform for his beloved Indian cricket team ahead of their Down Under tour. 12 Nov 2018
Juan Postigo playing for slain friend

Juan Postigo playing for slain friend

Spanish amputee golfer Juan Postigo says the memory of a close childhood friend stabbed to death on a US golf course in September will drive him during the Australian All Abilities Championship this week. 12 Nov 2018
PGA Tour: Kuchar ends four-year winless drought

PGA Tour: Kuchar ends four-year winless drought

The timing couldn't have been better for the Australian Open as American star Matt Kuchar finally rediscovered his winning touch. 12 Nov 2018
Emotional Westwood seals Sun City victory

Emotional Westwood seals Sun City victory

Lee Westwood bagged five birdies on his back nine to storm to victory in the Nedbank Golf Challenge at the Gary Player Country Club on Sunday, his first title on the European Tour for four years. 12 Nov 2018
McLeod walking on air after NSW Open victory

McLeod walking on air after NSW Open victory

Queenslander Jake McLeod has broken through for his first professional victory, winning the 2018 AVJennings NSW Open. 11 Nov 2018
Record setting McLeod takes NSW Open lead

Record setting McLeod takes NSW Open lead

Queenslander Jake McLeod is the man to beat with one round to play at the AV Jennings NSW Open at Twin Creeks Golf and Country Club in Sydney’s Western Suburbs after a course record setting 62 on Saturday. 10 Nov 2018
PGA Tour: Matt Jones one back in Mexico

PGA Tour: Matt Jones one back in Mexico

Matt Kuchar decided at the last minute to play the Mayakoba Golf Classic and has made it look like a wise decision with a seven-under 64 for a share of the lead with Dominic Bozzelli and PGA Tour rookie Kramer Hickok. 9 Nov 2018