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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
Gallery: Best of the best – 2017/18 PGA Tour winners

Gallery: Best of the best – 2017/18 PGA Tour winners

A remarkable PGA Tour season has come to an end. From Brendan Steele defending his Safeway Open title in the opening event to Tiger Woods capping his amazing comeback with a victory at the season ending Tour Championship and everything in between ... Here is a tournament-by-tournament guide to the season that was through the lenses of Getty Images' photographers. 25 Sep 2018
Leading Aussie Smith books Masters return with hot finish

Leading Aussie Smith books Masters return with hot finish

Cameron Smith may have missed out on equalling the back nine scoring record at Augusta National but the consolation prize is a guaranteed return trip to the Masters in 2019. 9 Apr 2018
Patrick Reed wins the Masters

Patrick Reed wins the Masters

Patrick Reed has donned the coveted Masters green jacket after holding on for a gutsy victory at Augusta National. 9 Apr 2018
Leishman, Smith fade in Masters third round

Leishman, Smith fade in Masters third round

Marc Leishman cut a disappointed figure after watching playing partner Patrick Reed run away with the Masters lead, as the rain soaked Australia's hopes at Augusta National on day three. 8 Apr 2018
McIlroy fires Masters salvo: "All the pressure is on Patrick Reed."

McIlroy fires Masters salvo: "All the pressure is on Patrick Reed."

Rory McIlroy has fired the first shot in the mental game ahead of the Masters final round, saying all the pressure is on leader Patrick Reed to win the green jacket. 8 Apr 2018
Day hoping for Masters final round chaos

Day hoping for Masters final round chaos

Jason Day says he'll put faith in the old adage the Masters doesn't start until the back nine on Sunday, acknowledging his third round move is likely too late. 8 Apr 2018
Leishman keeps Aussie green jacket hopes alive

Leishman keeps Aussie green jacket hopes alive

Australia’s hopes of welcoming home a second Masters Champion in five years remain alive with Marc Leishman “grabbing the bull by the horns” to be two shots from the lead through 36 holes. 7 Apr 2018
Mickelson’s Masters dream over

Mickelson’s Masters dream over

Phil Mickelson’s dream of winning a fourth green jacket began with such promise. It ended prematurely. 7 Apr 2018
Smith fights hard to stay in Masters mix

Smith fights hard to stay in Masters mix

Queensland’s Cameron Smith believes his trusty short game will leave him with a fighting chance for the weekend rounds at the Masters as Augusta National bares its teeth on day two. 7 Apr 2018
Smith muscles up while Day & Scott must lift at Masters

Smith muscles up while Day & Scott must lift at Masters

Cameron Smith says he's stacked on the muscle required to compete with the big bombers at Augusta National, after making a solid start in his return to the Masters. 6 Apr 2018
Leishman ready to chase Masters expert Spieth

Leishman ready to chase Masters expert Spieth

Marc Leishman says the pressure of playing with Tiger Woods in front of enormous crowds has sharpened his game for a charge up the leaderboard on day two at Augusta National. 6 Apr 2018
Tough Tony Finau near Masters lead despite dislocated ankle

Tough Tony Finau near Masters lead despite dislocated ankle

There is a saying known throughout the golfing world; “Beware the wounded golfer!” 6 Apr 2018
Augusta National to host women’s event

Augusta National to host women’s event

Augusta National Golf Club, which had no female members until 2012, will host a new women’s amateur championship starting next year. 5 Apr 2018
Tiger Woods headlines Masters for the ages

Tiger Woods headlines Masters for the ages

There was a time when Tiger Woods simply playing at the Masters was considered a miracle. 4 Apr 2018
Tiger v Phil – The next chapter in modern golf’s greatest rivalry

Tiger v Phil – The next chapter in modern golf’s greatest rivalry

Phil Mickelson was into his fourth year on the PGA Tour when Tiger Woods had his “hello world” moment in 1996. Yesterday, they played their first tournament practice round together in 20 years. 4 Apr 2018
Scott confident at Masters despite falling world ranking

Scott confident at Masters despite falling world ranking

Former champion Adam Scott has warned critics to write him off at their own peril, despite carrying his worst-ever world ranking into the Masters. 4 Apr 2018
Leishman in Masters hot seat beside Tiger Woods

Leishman in Masters hot seat beside Tiger Woods

Marc Leishman has been paired with Tiger Woods in a mouth-watering draw for the Australian contingent at the Masters. 4 Apr 2018
GA Express #281: MASTERS 2018 – Your Complete Guide

GA Express #281: MASTERS 2018 – Your Complete Guide

The Masters 2018 might just be the most anticipated major championship the golf world has seen in a decade. 3 Apr 2018
Golf stars relish being in Tiger’s shadow

Golf stars relish being in Tiger’s shadow

A bevy of golf's biggest stars say they're happy to be put on the back-burner at the Masters and let comeback king Tiger Woods take all the pressure and limelight at Augusta National. 3 Apr 2018
Leishman ready for major glory at Masters

Leishman ready for major glory at Masters

Marc Leishman has declared himself ready to break through the major championship barrier at this week's Masters, having taken it to the world's best golfers regularly last year. 3 Apr 2018