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Best golf images for 2018

Best golf images for 2018

The photographic team from Getty Images have covered all the big golf events across the globe this year and here are 100 of the finest shots they captured. 4 Dec 2018
Abraham Ancer claims Australian Open title

Abraham Ancer claims Australian Open title

Abraham Ancer hopes to emulate the feats of Jordan Spieth and Rory McIlroy after joining the superstar duo by putting his name on the Stonehaven Cup with a historic Emirates Australian Open triumph at The Lakes. 18 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
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
European Tour: Scrivener fifth at Sun City

European Tour: Scrivener fifth at Sun City

West Australian Jason Scrivener has kept himself in touch with the early frontrunners after the opening day of the Nedbank Golf Challenge in Sun City, South Africa. 9 Nov 2018
GA Express 312: Bjørn Again

GA Express 312: Bjørn Again

Thomas Bjørn committed all of his energy and focus to capturing the Ryder Cup at Le Golf National. 6 Nov 2018
Jacklin wants colour-coded golf balls

Jacklin wants colour-coded golf balls

Ryder Cup great Tony Jacklin has urged the sport to follow squash by using colour-coded balls to distinguish the professional game from the amateur one in the modern era of 'grip it and rip it golf'. 2 Nov 2018
Playing for keeps: 10 of the best money games

Playing for keeps: 10 of the best money games

The beauty of golf’s unique handicapping system is that it allows people of all abilities to compete on level terms; anybody can beat anybody. So it makes perfect sense that some people choose to add some extra spice to their matches by playing for money. 31 Oct 2018
Schauffele wins WGC-HSBC Champions after playoff

Schauffele wins WGC-HSBC Champions after playoff

Xander Schauffele celebrated his 25th birthday week in some style by beating fellow American Tony Finau in a playoff to win the $10 million (AUD$14.1 million) WGC-HSBC Champions at the Sheshan International course on Sunday. 28 Oct 2018
Long-driving Champ not just one-trick pony

Long-driving Champ not just one-trick pony

Cameron Champ has quickly earned a reputation as the longest driver on the PGA Tour, but the American showcased a full array of skills to hold a one shot lead at the Sanderson Farms Championship in Mississippi. 26 Oct 2018
Reed on top at WGC-HSBC Champions

Reed on top at WGC-HSBC Champions

Patrick Reed overcame windy conditions to claim a two-shot lead at the WGC-HSBC Champions in Shanghai with an eight-under-par 64 in the opening round. 26 Oct 2018
RYDER CUP: Beware the Sleeping Giant

RYDER CUP: Beware the Sleeping Giant

The 42nd Ryder Cup promises to be one of the most memorable events in recent history. Most people are backing the American ‘Dream Team’ to successfully defend the Cup. But the European side is a sleeping giant that will be relishing its underdog status. 26 Sep 2018
Show up, keep up & win: The 10 best caddies of all-time

Show up, keep up & win: The 10 best caddies of all-time

The role of caddies in professional golf has arguably evolved as much as any other aspect of the game at the highest level. The modern looper must carry and clean clubs, measure yardages, help with club selections, read greens as well as filling the role of psychologist and even security guard. 14 Sep 2018
Tiger & Rory share BMW Championship lead

Tiger & Rory share BMW Championship lead

Rory McIlroy hopes his BMW Championship duel with Tiger Woods continues through the weekend rounds after the superstar duo put on a clinic to share the lead after round one. 7 Sep 2018
Cup Kings: Five players who always cash in at the play-offs

Cup Kings: Five players who always cash in at the play-offs

The FedEx Cup is the most lucrative series of four tournaments in the game with the eventual winner pocketing a $10 million bonus. Some of the most successful players in play-offs history will again be contending over the next five weeks for the huge pot of cash. 22 Aug 2018
Brooks Koepka: Who can stop this major-winning machine?

Brooks Koepka: Who can stop this major-winning machine?

Brooks Koepka has now captured three of the past six majors he has entered. With 48 majors to be played before he turns 40 … Could he surpass Tiger Woods? 15 Aug 2018
Herbert holds high hopes for Fijian opportunity

Herbert holds high hopes for Fijian opportunity

Every week is an opportunity in professional golf, though some weeks are bigger opportunities than others. For Lucas Herbert, the Fiji International presented by Fiji Airways is one of those weeks. 25 Jul 2018
Golf superstars set to return to Australia

Golf superstars set to return to Australia

Don't expect Tiger Woods or Jordan Spieth, but golf officials are promising at least two top-10 superstars once again at this year's Australian Open in Sydney. 24 Jul 2018
Cool hand Molinari claims thrilling Open victory

Cool hand Molinari claims thrilling Open victory

Francesco Molinari kept his cool to outlast a jam-packed leaderboard full of stars to win the 147th Open Championship and claim Italy's first major golf title. 23 Jul 2018
Johnson, Kisner lead Open as big guns head home

Johnson, Kisner lead Open as big guns head home

Americans Zach Johnson and Kevin Kisner will take a one-shot into the weekend of the 147th Open Championship after a mostly rain-soaked second round, which has seen some of the world’s top-ranked golfers miss the cut. 21 Jul 2018
Rory’s Homecoming

Rory’s Homecoming

Rory McIlroy hosts the Irish Open at Ballyliffin this week and is in dire need of some good form. Will he find his game at home? 4 Jul 2018