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Aussies Abroad: Matt Ballard – Singapore national coach

Aussies Abroad: Matt Ballard – Singapore national coach

Matt Ballard grew up on the Gold Coast, played professionally on numerous Tours for 14 years and coached former World No.1 Adam Scott. In January last year, Ballard moved his family to Singapore to take over the reins as National Coach for the Singapore Golf Association. We caught up with the proud Aussie to learn more about his profession and life in the city-state. 1 Jun 2020
Morri: Reimagined schedule good on paper

Morri: Reimagined schedule good on paper

The announcement by the PGA of Australia this week that they will endeavour to ‘recapture golf’s golden years in this country’ with a ‘reimagined tournament schedule’ is a noble one. 11 May 2020
Herbert ready for new-look home Tour

Herbert ready for new-look home Tour

Lucas Herbert senses a chance to make his mark with home fans as golf plans its Australian return later this year. 11 May 2020
PGA date announced as part of reimagined Aussie schedule

PGA date announced as part of reimagined Aussie schedule

The ISPS HANDA PGA Tour of Australasia will endeavour to recapture golf’s golden years in this country with a reimagined tournament schedule that will see the Tour in full swing from October and culminate with the crowning of the Order of Merit winner in March. 10 May 2020
Opinion: The players who could be lost to the game

Opinion: The players who could be lost to the game

The Covid-19 pandemic has touched every corner of the globe. And when it comes to the game of golf, the same reach within our industry is certainly true. 28 Apr 2020
My favourite moment: Scott Hend

My favourite moment: Scott Hend

If the title wasn’t already occupied by Miguel Angel Jimenez, Scott Hend could perhaps be anointed ‘The most interesting man in golf’. 22 Apr 2020
My favourite moment: Dimi Papadatos

My favourite moment: Dimi Papadatos

Exactly what stands out in the memory of each individual golfer as the pinnacle of their respective career varies greatly. 20 Apr 2020
My favourite moment: Jake McLeod

My favourite moment: Jake McLeod

All golfers have one. A moment in their golf career, be it major champion or weekend warrior, that sits above all others as favourite. 6 Apr 2020
Brad Kennedy to rethink retirement plans

Brad Kennedy to rethink retirement plans

Seasoned Australian Brad Kennedy will consider shelving his retirement plans after a dream finish to the New Zealand Open reminded him how sweet it is to win. 2 Mar 2020
Kennedy storms home to win second New Zealand Open title

Kennedy storms home to win second New Zealand Open title

Queensland’s Brad Kennedy returned to the winner’s circle again when he signed for a stunning eight-under-par 63 to win the 101st New Zealand Open presented by Sky Sport on Sunday. 1 Mar 2020
NZ Open: Korean teenage star leads Aussie trio

NZ Open: Korean teenage star leads Aussie trio

Korean teenage superstar Joohyung Kim shot a 7-under 64 in round one of the 101st New Zealand Open, presented by Sky Sport, to lead by one shot over Australians Wade Ormsby, Brad Kennedy and Ben Eccles. 27 Feb 2020
Fox gets support from famous names for NZ Open tilt

Fox gets support from famous names for NZ Open tilt

Leading Kiwi golfer Ryan Fox will have Steve Williams on his bag and Shane Warne alongside him as he chases a New Zealand Open title in Queenstown this week. 26 Feb 2020
So-called expert golf tips for this week

So-called expert golf tips for this week

There is once again an abundance of golf on offer around the world this week. The local men’s Tour and Asian Tour head to New Zealand, the PGA Tour’s Florida swing begins, Europe returns to the desert and the Ladies European Tour and ALPG co-sanction the NSW Open in Dubbo. See who our so-called experts fancy. Plus, their best bets of the week. 26 Feb 2020
The Preview: New Zealand Open

The Preview: New Zealand Open

The ISPS HANDA PGA Tour of Australasia returns this week to The Hills and Millbrook Resort in Arrowtown for the 101st New Zealand Open, where Zach Murray will look to become the first back-to-back champion since Corey Pavin in 1984/85. 26 Feb 2020
Ogilvy: “I can’t help feeling it has 'dumbed me down' as a golfer”

Ogilvy: “I can’t help feeling it has 'dumbed me down' as a golfer”

I was on an aeroplane when the thought occurred. 25 Feb 2020
Reed outlasts DeChambeau to win WGC-Mexico

Reed outlasts DeChambeau to win WGC-Mexico

Patrick Reed made it hard for anyone to question his moxie. 24 Feb 2020
Quayle claims maiden win at Queensland Open

Quayle claims maiden win at Queensland Open

Maiden victories rarely come easy and for newly crowned Isuzu Queensland Open champion Anthony Quayle the statement rings true. 24 Feb 2020
QLD OPEN: Bransdon puts superstition aside to break course record

QLD OPEN: Bransdon puts superstition aside to break course record

David Bransdon brushed aside an old golfers' curse to blow the Isuzu Queensland Open wide open on day one at Pelican Waters. 21 Feb 2020
The Preview: Isuzu Queensland Open

The Preview: Isuzu Queensland Open

After an 18 month hiatus, the Queensland Open returns to the PGA Tour of Australasia this week. The tournament moving to Pelican Waters Golf Club on the Sunshine Coast. Here is all you need to know. 19 Feb 2020
Winner's Bag: Michael Sim – QLD PGA

Winner's Bag: Michael Sim – QLD PGA

Michael Sim captured the QLD PGA on Sunday after an at times chaotic final round, eventually defeating Scott Arnold in a play-off. Take a look at the equipment the now two-time PGA Tour of Australasia winner used to claim the trophy in Toowoomba. 17 Feb 2020
So-called expert golf tips for this week

So-called expert golf tips for this week

It's Women's Australian Open week, with the world best players headed to Royal Adelaide to fight it out for the Patricia Bridges Bowl. Meanwhile, Tiger Woods hosts the Genesis Invitational at renowned Riviera and the Aussie Tour heads to Toowoomba. See who our so-called experts are tipping. Plus, their best bets of the week. 12 Feb 2020