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Morri: Changing nature of watching golf

Morri: Changing nature of watching golf

How much of this year’s Masters did you watch on an actual television? A tablet? Desktop, laptop or phone? 23 Nov 2020
Gallery: Masters Final Round

Gallery: Masters Final Round

Dustin Johnson secured his first green jacket in style at the 84th Masters, with Cameron Smith securing a share of second. Here are the best images from Sunday's final round at Augusta. 16 Nov 2020
Winner’s Bag: Dustin Johnson – The Masters

Winner’s Bag: Dustin Johnson – The Masters

Dustin Johnson was clinical on his way to a tournament scoring record and five shot win over Aussie Cameron Smith at The Masters. Here is what the latest owner of a green jacket had in the bag at Augusta. 16 Nov 2020
Morri: Imperfect Augusta a sight for sore eyes

Morri: Imperfect Augusta a sight for sore eyes

Ironically, one of the most pleasing aspects of this year’s Masters was likely the one thing the green jackets hated the most. 16 Nov 2020
Gallery: Masters Round 3

Gallery: Masters Round 3

There is just one round left to decide who will leave the 84th Masters Tournament with the green jacket. Here are the best images from round 3 on Saturday, where World No.1 took a commanding lead. 15 Nov 2020
Stunning eagle sparks Smith's Masters run

Stunning eagle sparks Smith's Masters run

Cameron Smith launched his 7-wood into orbit at Augusta National's famed par-5 15th hole and for a second was annoyed as it pulled slightly off his intended line. 14 Nov 2020
Gallery: Masters Round 2

Gallery: Masters Round 2

As was the case on Thursday, fading light will mean much of The Masters field will be back early on Saturday to finish their second round. Here are some of the best images from Friday's play, where Cameron Smith took a share of the lead at nine under. 14 Nov 2020
Gallery: Masters Round 1

Gallery: Masters Round 1

The first round of the 84th Masters was suspended early for inclement weather, then once light had disappeared with many players still on course. Here are some of the best images of a wet and low scoring first day at Augusta. 13 Nov 2020
Masters stuff you may have missed

Masters stuff you may have missed

The field for the 84th Masters Tournament has completed its work before Thursday’s opening round. And despite all the coverage, there have been plenty of smaller tidbits to come from the practice days, from caddies to equipment and even plane tickets. 12 Nov 2020
Gallery: Masters Practice Day 3

Gallery: Masters Practice Day 3

Rain greeted the players at Augusta National for the final day of preparations before The Masters gets underway. Here are some of the best pictures from the day, including Tiger and Adam Scott's practice round. 12 Nov 2020
Masters first round tee times

Masters first round tee times

The tee times for the opening round of the 84th Masters have been announced, with players to go off the 1st and 10th tees from 7am. Here is every group, with the Aussies in bold. And for those setting their alarms, Augusta is 16 hours behind AEDT. 11 Nov 2020
Gallery: Masters Practice Day 2

Gallery: Masters Practice Day 2

The players continue to prepare for a Masters Tournament unlike any other at Augusta National. Here are some of the best pictures from the day, including the Champions Dinner, skipping at 16 and much more. 11 Nov 2020
So-called expert golf tips for this week

So-called expert golf tips for this week

All eyes are on Augusta National this week, including those of our so-called experts. With a win and some top-10s last week they are up and about as they search for a winner and anoint who they believe the top Aussie will be. 10 Nov 2020
Gallery: Masters Practice Day 1

Gallery: Masters Practice Day 1

Masters week is well and truly upon us. Here are some of the best images from the grounds of Augusta National Golf Club from the first official day of practice. 10 Nov 2020
The Preview: Vivint Houston Open

The Preview: Vivint Houston Open

The PGA Tour returns to US soil this week for the final Masters tune-up, as the Houston Open welcomes the circuit’s first fans since the cancelled Players Championship. Here is all you need to know, including details of the host course designed by Tom Doak with help from Brooks Koepka. 3 Nov 2020
Morri: The notion of par

Morri: The notion of par

If you’ve ever wondered whether golf is more a mental or physical pursuit then wonder no more. 2 Nov 2020
New ways to watch the Masters

New ways to watch the Masters

Fred Ridley, Chairman of Augusta National Golf Club, announced today the 2020 Masters Tournament, scheduled for November 9-15, will provide an expansive slate of content across multiple platforms, including ESPN’s College GameDay airing live from Augusta National on Saturday, November 14. 28 Oct 2020
Par-3 Contest cancelled at Masters

Par-3 Contest cancelled at Masters

The popular Par-3 Contest normally held on the eve of the Masters will not be played next month since spectators will not be allowed at the event because of the COVID-19 pandemic. 28 Oct 2020
Winner’s Bag: Phil Mickelson – Dominion Energy Charity Classic

Winner’s Bag: Phil Mickelson – Dominion Energy Charity Classic

Phil Mickelson made it a perfect two wins from two appearances on the PGA Tour Champions this past weekend. Here is what the five-time major champion had in the bag, including a new club built with Augusta National in mind. 19 Oct 2020
Morri: Distance debate not about golfers

Morri: Distance debate not about golfers

It’s time again – unfortunately – to revisit the distance debate in the wake of Bryson DeChambeau’s US Open victory because many people still don’t seem to ‘get’ what the discussion is about. 28 Sep 2020
“Jack is Back” – 40 years on from Nicklaus’ greatest comeback

“Jack is Back” – 40 years on from Nicklaus’ greatest comeback

It’s commonplace and often a little frustrating that we have a tendency to assign the moniker of ‘legend’ or ‘great’ far too casually these days. 16 Sep 2020