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Exclusive: “I can still be a great player,” says Adam Scott

Exclusive: “I can still be a great player,” says Adam Scott

In this exclusive interview with Golf Australia columnist-at-large, John Huggan, Adam Scott speaks candidly about playing at home, the Presidents Cup, juggling Tour and family commitments as well as the drive to still be competitive, very competitive, beyond 40. 14 Nov 2019
Reed addresses Ryder Cup wrath

Reed addresses Ryder Cup wrath

Patrick Reed believes there are no hard feelings within the US camp as it prepares to travel to Royal Melbourne for the Presidents Cup next month. 13 Nov 2019
Morri: Give it time

Morri: Give it time

You don’t have to look far on social media to find the Presidents Cup naysayers and, frankly, that’s no great surprise. 13 Nov 2019
The Thing About Golf Podcast #7 - Richard Forsyth

The Thing About Golf Podcast #7 - Richard Forsyth

The 2019 Presidents Cup will shine a global spotlight on Dr Alister MacKenzie’s Royal Melbourne masterpiece. 11 Nov 2019
Day primed to step up at Presidents Cup

Day primed to step up at Presidents Cup

Jason Day has pledged to "rectify" his modest Presidents Cup record after receiving a vote of confidence from International Captain Ernie Els. 7 Nov 2019
Presidential Visit: The effect of Trump on Royal Melbourne

Presidential Visit: The effect of Trump on Royal Melbourne

Donald Trump made history when he attended the final day of the 2017 Presidents Cup at Liberty National. And the controversial US President has been rumoured to be heading to our shores for the 2019 staging in December. If Trump does head Down Under, a first-hand account of the impact his presence had in 2017 offers an insight into what might be expected. 31 Oct 2019
GA Express 356: If Trump Comes

GA Express 356: If Trump Comes

Donald Trump made history when he attended the final day of the 2017 Presidents Cup at Liberty National. And the controversial US President has been rumoured to be heading to our shores for the 2019 staging in December. 29 Oct 2019
Woods 'on schedule' to play Presidents Cup

Woods 'on schedule' to play Presidents Cup

Tiger Woods says a successful recovery from recent knee surgery has raised his hopes of playing in December's Presidents Cup at Royal Melbourne. 21 Oct 2019
Morri: The Conundrum

Morri: The Conundrum

Too hard, too easy; too firm, too soft. Too wide, too narrow; too long, too short. 16 Oct 2019
Disabled Golf Cup to run alongside Presidents Cup

Disabled Golf Cup to run alongside Presidents Cup

Presidents Cup officials announced today that 12 of the world’s leading golfers with a disability from six different countries will compete in the ISPS HANDA Disabled Golf Cup, which will be contested Friday December 13 immediately following the Presidents Cup’s second session of play at The Royal Melbourne Golf Club. 11 Oct 2019
Royal encore for Asia-Pacific Amateur

Royal encore for Asia-Pacific Amateur

The Asia-Pacific Amateur Championship is returning to Australia. 26 Sep 2019
Muñoz on Presidents Cup radar after first PGA Tour title

Muñoz on Presidents Cup radar after first PGA Tour title

The recent surge of Latin American winners on the PGA Tour continued at the Sanderson Farms Championship where Colombia’s Sebastian Muñoz defeated reigning PGA Tour Rookie of the Year and fellow Presidents Cup hopeful Sungjae Im in a sudden-death playoff to earn his first career PGA Tour victory and draw some much-needed attention from International Team Captain Ernie Els. 26 Sep 2019
An older, confident Simpson eyes Royal Melbourne return

An older, confident Simpson eyes Royal Melbourne return

Webb Simpson isn’t the first player to ask his teammate to take the opening tee shot of an international team competition, and he won’t be the last. It’s one of the most stressful situations any player will face in his career. 19 Sep 2019
Travel: Take your clubs to the Presidents Cup

Travel: Take your clubs to the Presidents Cup

The 13th edition of the biennial matches between the Internationals and the United States returns to Royal Melbourne in December. If you’re planning to be there, make sure to take your gear and sample 14 of the best layouts in the sandbelt. 12 Sep 2019
Junior Presidents Cup teams finalised

Junior Presidents Cup teams finalised

Twenty-four players, 12 international and 12 from the United States, have qualified for the 2019 Junior Presidents Cup hosted by the American Junior Golf Association (AJGA) and PGA Tour. 10 Sep 2019
Presidents Cup: ‘Get behind us Australia’, says captain Els

Presidents Cup: ‘Get behind us Australia’, says captain Els

International team captain Ernie Els has urged the Australian public to get behind his men at the Presidents Cup this December as they attempt to defeat an “unbelievably talented” American side. 28 Aug 2019
Els leans on Scott for Presidents Cup win

Els leans on Scott for Presidents Cup win

Presidents Cup team captain Ernie Els is leaning heavily on Australian No.1 Adam Scott as the International team looks to break the United States' 21-year stranglehold on the event. 28 Aug 2019
PGA boss 'would love' to see Trump in Australia

PGA boss 'would love' to see Trump in Australia

PGA Tour commissioner Jay Monahan believes US President Donald Trump is "thinking about" a visit to Australia for his namesake event at Royal Melbourne in December. 21 Aug 2019
Woods: ‘Disappointing’ not to make East Lake

Woods: ‘Disappointing’ not to make East Lake

Tiger Woods will be missing from the season-ending Tour Championship for the fifth time in six years this week. 20 Aug 2019
Presidents Cup: Ernie Els’ final top-eight qualifiers

Presidents Cup: Ernie Els’ final top-eight qualifiers

The top-eight qualifiers for the 2019 Presidents Cup International Team are final and captain Ernie Els will lead a group that includes four players with a combined 17 previous appearances and four others who will be playing for the first time. 19 Aug 2019
Presidents Cup standings update: Ancer creates history

Presidents Cup standings update: Ancer creates history

Mexico has its first Presidents Cup representative, with Abraham Ancer securing a spot on the 2019 Presidents Cup International Team following his best career PGA Tour finish – a runner-up at The Northern Trust – that vaulted him from No.10 to No.5 on the International Team standings. 14 Aug 2019