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Winner’s Bag: Hideki Matsuyama – Sony Open

Winner’s Bag: Hideki Matsuyama – Sony Open

Hideki Matsuyama fired a 63 on Sunday to level overnight leader Russell Henley, before defeating the American in sudden-death for the Sony Open title. Here is what the reigning Masters champion had in the bag. 17 Jan 2022
Matsuyama storms to Sony play-off win

Matsuyama storms to Sony play-off win

Masters champion Hideki Matsuyama has made up a five-shot deficit on the back nine and won the PGA Tour's Sony Open in a play-off with one of the best shots he never saw. 17 Jan 2022
Matsuyama in PGA Tour Hawaiian title hunt

Matsuyama in PGA Tour Hawaiian title hunt

Masters champion Hideki Matsuyama has surged into contention in the PGA Tour's Sony Open in Hawaii after posting a seven-under-par 63 third round. 16 Jan 2022
From record win to missed cut for Smith

From record win to missed cut for Smith

Five days after his record-breaking 34-under-par triumph on Maui, Cameron Smith has missed the cut in the PGA Tour's second Hawaiian tournament, the Sony Open. 15 Jan 2022
Na leads amid more hot scoring on PGA Tour

Na leads amid more hot scoring on PGA Tour

The red-hot scoring continues on the PGA Tour's Hawaii swing, but this time it is Sony Open defending champion Kevin Na showing the way and not Australia's Cameron Smith. 14 Jan 2022
Fitter Smith fancies Hawaiian double

Fitter Smith fancies Hawaiian double

PGA Tour record-breaker Cameron Smith says off-season work on his fitness and diet is paying off as he eyes a rare Hawaiian title double. 14 Jan 2022
So-called expert golf tips for this week

So-called expert golf tips for this week

The biggest tournaments in Australian golf in over two years are upon us, and so is the return of our panel of so-called experts putting their tipping skills out in the open. Here are their picks for the Australian PGA and WPGA, Sony Open and Singapore International. 12 Jan 2022
The Preview: Sony Open

The Preview: Sony Open

The Sony Open in Hawaii may not be the biggest event on the PGA Tour schedule but it is one of professional golf’s quiet achievers. 11 Jan 2022
Leishman confident after Sony Open finish

Leishman confident after Sony Open finish

Posting his best finish in almost a year, Marc Leishman is primed to defend his PGA Tour title in San Diego later this month. 18 Jan 2021
Winner’s Bag: Kevin Na – Sony Open in Hawaii

Winner’s Bag: Kevin Na – Sony Open in Hawaii

A birdie at the 72nd hole and final round 65 delivered a one shot victory for American Kevin Na in Hawaii over Chris Kirk and Joaquin Niemann. Here is what the now five-time PGA Tour winner had in the bag. 18 Jan 2021
Leishman falls short as Na wins Sony Open

Leishman falls short as Na wins Sony Open

Marc Leishman has fallen agonisingly short of a first PGA Tour title in 12 months with Kevin Na finishing strongly to snare the Sony Open in Hawaii. 18 Jan 2021
Baddeley starts strong at Sony Open

Baddeley starts strong at Sony Open

Aaron Baddeley has started his 2021 campaign strongly at the PGA Tour's Sony Open in Hawaii. 15 Jan 2021
Smith's lucky charm for Hawaii defence

Smith's lucky charm for Hawaii defence

Minor tweaks to his long game – and his blossoming mullet haircut – are on the cards as Cameron Smith prepares to defend his Sony Open crown in Hawaii this week. 13 Jan 2021
Kanaya plans to ‘go for it’ at Sony Open

Kanaya plans to ‘go for it’ at Sony Open

Rising Japanese star Takumi Kanaya has received countless advice in his fledgling professional golf career. But one piece of guidance stands out in particular, which has since become his life’s mantra. 13 Jan 2021
Cameron Smith trying to make a name for himself

Cameron Smith trying to make a name for himself

Cameron Smith is a household name in Australia, particularly along the east coast and its three most inhabited states of Queensland, New South Wales and Victoria. Those three states make up about 78 percent of the country’s population. 13 Jan 2021
The Preview: Sony Open in Hawaii

The Preview: Sony Open in Hawaii

The PGA Tour remains in Hawaii for the second straight week, as Queensland's Cameron Smith prepares to defend the Sony Open at Waialae Country Club. 12 Jan 2021
Zhang searching for Hawaiian high

Zhang searching for Hawaiian high

China’s Xinjun Zhang launches his 2021 PGA Tour campaign at the Sony Open in Hawaii starting on Thursday with every intention of getting straighter with his driver and sharper with his short game. 12 Jan 2021
Smith ready to pounce at Augusta

Smith ready to pounce at Augusta

Cameron Smith can't help but produce a wry smile with the Masters being held in November this year. 12 Nov 2020
Majors and Olympic berth on Smith’s radar

Majors and Olympic berth on Smith’s radar

Watch out for Cameron Smith in this year's majors and also the Tokyo Olympics following his PGA Tour triumph in Hawaii. 15 Jan 2020
Smith surges to Sony Open title

Smith surges to Sony Open title

Cameron Smith has won his first PGA Tour event on his own with a par on the first play-off hole at the Sony Open in Hawaii. 13 Jan 2020
Winner's Bag: Cameron Smith – Sony Open in Hawaii

Winner's Bag: Cameron Smith – Sony Open in Hawaii

Cameron Smith overcame a two-shot deficit with two holes remaining and tough conditions to eventually defeat Brendan Steele on the first hole of a sudden death play-off to take his first individual PGA Tour win in Hawaii. Here is an in-depth look at Smith's winning equipment. 13 Jan 2020