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Cream rises to the top during Masters first round

Cream rises to the top during Masters first round

Major championship golf has a habit of bringing the best players to the fore, and Thursday at Augusta National saw former major champions and top ranked players climb the leaderboard in perfect weather on a layout playing longer than usual due to rain earlier in the week. 12 Apr 2019
The last word from Masters contenders

The last word from Masters contenders

Some of the biggest names in the world of golf are hitting their stride as the first round of The Masters approaches. Meanwhile some other fancies are searching for their games. Here is what a few of the favourites of their chances and game before the 83rd Masters gets underway. 11 Apr 2019
Callaway adds Triple Track to Chrome Soft X

Callaway adds Triple Track to Chrome Soft X

Callaway today announced the retail launch of Phil Mickelson’s Pebble Beach Pro-Am-winning golf ball; the Chrome Soft X featuring Triple Track Technology, which the company says will “improve alignment and accuracy compared to a regular side stamp alignment aid.” 3 Apr 2019
Day's back improves despite Match Play loss

Day's back improves despite Match Play loss

Jason Day admits his injured back started to feel better during a comprehensive loss to Henrik Stenson on day two at the World Golf Championships-Match Play, which ensured the Queenslander will not make it out of the group stage. 29 Mar 2019
Mickelson a 'frustrating' opponent: Day

Mickelson a 'frustrating' opponent: Day

Jason Day believes a "frustrating" Phil Mickelson is the biggest hurdle to overcome if he wants to advance from a star-studded group at the $10.25 million (AU$14.4m) World Golf Championships-Match Play in Texas. 27 Mar 2019
Day embraces tough WGC-Match Play draw

Day embraces tough WGC-Match Play draw

Jason Day says he'll need to draw on his great record in the event if he's to progress from a star-studded group of majors winners at this week's World Golf Championships-Match Play in Texas. 26 Mar 2019
Woods & Day primed for The Players

Woods & Day primed for The Players

Tiger Woods and Jason Day have seemingly dispelled doubts about their participation in this week's The Players Championship in Florida when they arrived on Monday. 12 Mar 2019
Leishman recovers after ‘walk of shame’

Leishman recovers after ‘walk of shame’

Marc Leishman fought back from the most humiliating walk in professional golf to leave himself in contention after round one at the Arnold Palmer Invitational in Florida. 8 Mar 2019
In Arnie’s honour

In Arnie’s honour

The professional game wouldn’t be where it is without Arnold Palmer. The beloved American revolutionised the money-making ability of golf pros. So while the modern player readily pays tribute to ‘The King’, do they have an obligation to play tournaments named in his and other legends’ honour, like this week’s Arnold Palmer Invitational? 7 Mar 2019
McIlroy not fearful about Tiger’s injury

McIlroy not fearful about Tiger’s injury

Rory McIlroy says Tiger Woods' 11th-hour withdrawal from the PGA Tour's Arnold Palmer Invitational is not cause for long-term injury concern. 6 Mar 2019
WGC-Mexico: Johnson seals 20th PGA Tour title

WGC-Mexico: Johnson seals 20th PGA Tour title

Dustin Johnson has secured victory at the WGC-Mexico Championship by five strokes to collect his 20th PGA Tour victory in style. 25 Feb 2019
McIlroy on top at WGC-Mexico Championship

McIlroy on top at WGC-Mexico Championship

Rory McIlroy has come within a whisker of a rare hole-in-one at a par-4 on his way to the first-round lead at the WGC-Mexico Championship with an eight-under-par 63. 22 Feb 2019
Genesis Open: Spieth co-leads incomplete opening round

Genesis Open: Spieth co-leads incomplete opening round

Jordan Spieth chipping in for birdie to take a share of the Genesis Open lead was the highlight of a rain-soaked and incomplete first round in Los Angeles. 15 Feb 2019
Baddeley keeps LA Open streak alive

Baddeley keeps LA Open streak alive

When Aaron Baddeley was overlooked for a sponsor's invitation to the LA Open he decided rolling his sleeves up for Monday qualifying was better than complaining if he was to keep his perfect appearances streak alive. 13 Feb 2019
GA Express 319: Women's Aussie Open Preview

GA Express 319: Women's Aussie Open Preview

The LPGA Tour moves from Barwon Heads to Adelaide this week, where some of the world’s best players will compete for the Patricia Bridges Bowl at the Women’s Australian Open. 12 Feb 2019
Mickelson wraps up fifth Pebble Beach victory

Mickelson wraps up fifth Pebble Beach victory

Phil Mickelson won the Pebble Beach Pro-Am by three strokes on Monday, equalling Mark O'Meara's record of five victories in the northern California event. 12 Feb 2019
Day inspired by top-five at rain-delayed Pebble

Day inspired by top-five at rain-delayed Pebble

Jason Day insists he is close to winning on the PGA Tour again after another solid performance at the Pebble Beach Pro-Am. 11 Feb 2019
Day one shot back at Pebble

Day one shot back at Pebble

Jason Day hopes work-life balance can help him go on to finally win the Pebble Beach Pro-Am after shooting himself into contention on day one in California. 8 Feb 2019
Scott nearing the $50 million mark

Scott nearing the $50 million mark

On the cusp of becoming the first Australian to earn US$50 million in career prizemoney on the PGA Tour, Adam Scott has made a significant putting change he feels could ignite a return to top form. 24 Jan 2019
OGILVY: Appearance Money … Golf’s Necessary Evil

OGILVY: Appearance Money … Golf’s Necessary Evil

It’s a subject that comes up fairly regularly. Indeed, it never seems to go away. And it always provokes extreme emotions on either side of the debate. 23 Jan 2019
Long storms home for first PGA Tour title

Long storms home for first PGA Tour title

Rookie Adam Long has sunk a 14-foot birdie putt on the final hole to win the Desert Classic for his first PGA Tour title. 21 Jan 2019