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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
Ancer set to defend his Australian Open title

Ancer set to defend his Australian Open title

The champ is here. 1 Nov 2019
Woods defends Day's Australian absence

Woods defends Day's Australian absence

Tiger Woods has launched an impassioned defence of Jason Day for his lack of tournament play in Australia as he prepares to contest his national Open for just the fourth time in a decade. 23 Oct 2019
AAAC takes another bold step

AAAC takes another bold step

The ground-breaking Australian All Abilities Championship is back for a second year – and this time with another enormous first. 8 Oct 2019
Garcia & Pan commit to Aussie Open

Garcia & Pan commit to Aussie Open

Spanish superstar Sergio Garcia will play the 2019 Emirates Australian Open. 18 Sep 2019
Course Design: Fantastic Fives

Course Design: Fantastic Fives

Par-5s aren’t what they used to be, at least in the way they are played at the top echelons of the game. But as Golf Australia Architecture Editor Mike Clayton explains, Australia still has a bunch of first-class long holes no one would ever describe as ‘nondescripts’. 13 Sep 2019
Els, Casey and Oosty en route to Sydney

Els, Casey and Oosty en route to Sydney

Three of the best swings in world golf will be on show at the 2019 Emirates Australian Open. 4 Sep 2019
Superstar Aussies coming to Sydney

Superstar Aussies coming to Sydney

Three of the biggest names in Australian golf will contest the 2019 Emirates Australian Open. 22 Aug 2019
Confirmed: Woods event to clash with Australian Open

Confirmed: Woods event to clash with Australian Open

Adam Scott believes the Australian Open can snare some of the United States' star-studded Presidents Cup team despite the tournament clashing with Tiger Woods' event in the Bahamas. 24 Apr 2019
2019 Emirates Australian Open dates announced

2019 Emirates Australian Open dates announced

The 2019 Emirates Australian Open will be played in the week preceding the Presidents Cup. 13 Nov 2018
My Favourite Courses: Brendan Jones

My Favourite Courses: Brendan Jones

The well-travelled star of the Japan Golf Tour touches many parts of the globe with his top-ten choices. 3 Aug 2016
My Favourite Courses: Rod Pampling

My Favourite Courses: Rod Pampling

The former Australian Masters champion stays loyal to the courses he’s succeeded on as well as choosing the ones he loves in his top-ten layouts. 23 Mar 2016
OPEN WRAP: Jones’ childhood dream comes true

OPEN WRAP: Jones’ childhood dream comes true

Matt Jones has overcome final round stumbles to realise a boyhood dream and emulate his hero Greg Norman and win the Australian Open, writes Brendan James 29 Nov 2015
Royal Sydney gets 2016 Emirates Australian Open

Royal Sydney gets 2016 Emirates Australian Open

The 2016 Australian Open will be played at Royal Sydney, while Golf Australia is also looking at other venues outside NSW as part of an eight-year plan. 29 Nov 2015
OPEN WRAP: ‘I haven’t peaked yet,’ Spieth warns

OPEN WRAP: ‘I haven’t peaked yet,’ Spieth warns

Jordan Spieth's defense of his Australian Open title is back on track heading into the final round, warning he is yet to hit his peak in this championship, Brendan James writes. 28 Nov 2015
OPEN WRAP: Desperate Scott keeps his hopes alive

OPEN WRAP: Desperate Scott keeps his hopes alive

Adam Scott's Australian Open was all but done after 17 holes of his third round. But a brilliant closing eagle has given him a glimmer of hope of winning a second Stonehaven Cup. 28 Nov 2015
OPEN WRAP: Hard keeping up with the Jones boy

OPEN WRAP: Hard keeping up with the Jones boy

Emirates Australian Open halfway leader Matt Jones says his local knowledge of The Australian, where he is a member, is no real advantage at this stage, writes Brendan James in his second round wrap up 27 Nov 2015
OPEN WRAP: Gibson in his comfort zone

OPEN WRAP: Gibson in his comfort zone

Australia's newest member of the US PGA Tour, Rhein Gibson has put himself in position to make a run at claiming the Emirates Australian Open, writes Brendan James 27 Nov 2015
OPEN WRAP: Ogilvy shrugs off bad breaks

OPEN WRAP: Ogilvy shrugs off bad breaks

Geoff Ogilvy has shrugged off dropped shots caused by wood chips, instead praising the greens at the Australian Open as the best conditioned in the world 26 Nov 2015