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The Thing About Golf Podcast #14 - Meghan MacLaren

The Thing About Golf Podcast #14 - Meghan MacLaren

To many in the golf world, England’s Meghan MacLaren is recognisable only as ‘that equal pay girl.’ 25 Mar 2020
Morri: Playing through the uncertainty

Morri: Playing through the uncertainty

Perhaps it was Ben Hogan who said it or perhaps someone else. Not that it really matters as it’s not the utterer that’s important in this instance but the utterance. 23 Mar 2020
Morri: The golf world is much, much bigger than the PGA Tour

Morri: The golf world is much, much bigger than the PGA Tour

The relationship between the professional and recreational game has always been an intriguing one, the importance of the former to the growth and health of the latter incalculable though clearly important. 16 Mar 2020
The Thing About Golf Podcast #13 - John Paramor

The Thing About Golf Podcast #13 - John Paramor

John Paramor has spent the best part of 45 years adjudicating on animal scrapes and penalty drops. 10 Mar 2020
Morri: Youth movement

Morri: Youth movement

At the top of the women’s professional game it seems youth is Queen. 2 Mar 2020
The Thing About Golf Podcast #12 - Bob Harrison

The Thing About Golf Podcast #12 - Bob Harrison

In the sub-culture that is golf course architecture, Bob Harrison needs no introduction. 26 Feb 2020
MORRI: PGA Tour’s laundry list of drama

MORRI: PGA Tour’s laundry list of drama

There was a time in the not too distant past when the job of PGA Tour Commissioner was one of the most sought after in golf. That might be a tougher sell early in 2020. 24 Feb 2020
The Thing About Golf Podcast #11 - David McKenzie

The Thing About Golf Podcast #11 - David McKenzie

In the brutal, dog eat dog world of modern professional golf David McKenzie has managed to achieve something very few do. 12 Feb 2020
Morri: Honesty needed in distance report debate

Morri: Honesty needed in distance report debate

Complex issues and social media will never be happy bedfellows. 10 Feb 2020
So-called expert golf tips for this week

So-called expert golf tips for this week

The PGA Tour returns to the stunning Monterey Peninsula this week for the 80th edition of the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am. Meanwhile, the European and LPGA Tours have both travelled to Barwon Heads for the groundbreaking Vic Open. See who our so-called experts fancy. Plus, their best bets of the week. 5 Feb 2020
Morri: Why the Phoenix Open has nothing to do with golf

Morri: Why the Phoenix Open has nothing to do with golf

Every year the Waste Management Phoenix Open attracts at least as much attention for the antics of the crowd as the play of the golfers in the actual tournament. 3 Feb 2020
So-called expert golf tips for this week

So-called expert golf tips for this week

Desert golf is the theme this week on both major men’s Tours, with the PGA Tour heading to the Phoenix Open and the European Tour hosting the second Saudi International. See who our so-called experts fancy. Plus, their best bets of the week 29 Jan 2020
Inside Golf Australia February 2020

Inside Golf Australia February 2020

Min Woo Lee is an unquestioned rising star of Australian golf. 28 Jan 2020
Morri: In their hour of need, go and play golf

Morri: In their hour of need, go and play golf

It’s not often that the best response to a major catastrophe is to play golf but the recent bushfires on the South Coast of NSW are one instance. 27 Jan 2020
So-called expert golf tips for this week

So-called expert golf tips for this week

The PGA Tour heads to the cliff tops of Torrey Pines this week as an impressive field continues the European Tour's Desert Swing in Dubai, the LPGA hosts a new event in Florida with some big name starters. See who our so-called experts fancy. Plus, their best bets of the week 22 Jan 2020
Morri: Forget the handicap system, just play

Morri: Forget the handicap system, just play

Is there anything less interesting in the game than discussions about handicaps and the system that calculates them? 20 Jan 2020
So-called expert golf tips for this week

So-called expert golf tips for this week

The PGA Tour moves to California this week, Europe's best head to the desert, Singapore welcomes the Asian and Japan Tours and the LPGA season kicks off in Florida. See who our so-called experts fancy. Plus, their best bets of the week. 15 Jan 2020
MORRI: Farewell to a great golf mate

MORRI: Farewell to a great golf mate

Golf lost two of its finest last week. One was Pete Dye, the famous golf course architect who gave us TPC Sawgrass and Hilton Head, among others. 13 Jan 2020
Morri: Why Royal Melbourne could host the PGA Championship

Morri: Why Royal Melbourne could host the PGA Championship

The starring role of Royal Melbourne at the Presidents Cup has brought three ideas into sharp focus and perhaps offered up a solution to some of the professional game’s nagging issues. 16 Dec 2019
Golf Australia magazine claims major awards

Golf Australia magazine claims major awards

Golf Australia magazine was one of the big winners at the Australian Golf Media Awards presented in Sydney last night. 8 Dec 2019
MORRI: What do we mean by ‘better’?

MORRI: What do we mean by ‘better’?

For all that we’ve gained through technology in golf the past three decades we have also given some things up. 2 Dec 2019