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Q&A: What’s it like to play Augusta National

Q&A: What’s it like to play Augusta National

Playing Augusta National is top of most golfers’ bucket list. Here, Editor Brendan James, answers questions on what that experience is like having done so on the Monday after the 2014 Masters, via the tournament’s media ballot. 6 Apr 2020
Masters week without the golf

Masters week without the golf

The first full week of April is a special one in golf. And despite The Masters being postponed due to Covid-19, Fox Sports are doing their best to make this week a good one for golf fans. 6 Apr 2020
Gallery: Looking back at The Masters from 2000 to now

Gallery: Looking back at The Masters from 2000 to now

Normally, we would all now be licking our lips in anticipation of The Masters starting at Augusta National on Thursday. 3 Apr 2020
Harrington: Shorten passage to Ryder Cup

Harrington: Shorten passage to Ryder Cup

Padraig Harrington says it would be better to stage the Ryder Cup on schedule this September with a shortened qualification period than postpone the biennial showpiece. 2 Apr 2020
Watch: The biggest collapses at the majors

Watch: The biggest collapses at the majors

Pressure often diminishes our judgement, decision making and performance – which is probably why we have witnessed so many bizarre moments from major championship leaders over the years. Here are seven of the worst final-round major collapses in recent history. 1 Apr 2020
Augusta National fights virus with handout

Augusta National fights virus with handout

Augusta National is donating US$2 million to help fight the coronavirus which has already forced the postponement of the Masters. 31 Mar 2020
My favourite golf moment: Maverick Antcliff

My favourite golf moment: Maverick Antcliff

Every golfer has a memory that stands out. Their first birdie, first tournament win, beating a parent for the first time, the list goes on. Over the coming weeks, Golf Australia magazine will be speaking with notable golfers to uncover their special golf moment that stands above all. 30 Mar 2020
Drive, Chip and Putt update

Drive, Chip and Putt update

On March 13, it was announced that the 2020 Drive, Chip and Putt National Finals had been postponed due to the impact of the Coronavirus (COVID-19). After thoughtful deliberation, and with the guidance of public health experts, the Founding Partners have provided the following update: 30 Mar 2020
Augusta-bound Kim in holding pattern

Augusta-bound Kim in holding pattern

Grace Kim was understandably ecstatic upon hearing of her invitation to the Augusta National Women’s Amateur before the 2020 Masters. However, she is now waiting to see if she will get her chance to play the famed course. 19 Mar 2020
Inside Golf Australia April 2020

Inside Golf Australia April 2020

The latest issue of Golf Australia magazine has arrived just in time to keep you company during the game's extended blackout. 19 Mar 2020
Coronavirus claims four more PGA Tour events

Coronavirus claims four more PGA Tour events

The PGA Tour will remain in lockdown for at least two more months due to the coronavirus pandemic. 18 Mar 2020
US PGA Championship postponed due to virus

US PGA Championship postponed due to virus

The US PGA Championship scheduled for May 14-17 has been postponed over coronavirus concerns, the PGA of America announced on Tuesday. 18 Mar 2020
People trump golf postponements, says Tiger

People trump golf postponements, says Tiger

Tiger Woods has sought to put the cancellations of a slew of golf tournaments due to the coronavirus into perspective on Monday, saying the well-being of others trumped the sport. 17 Mar 2020
We want you!

We want you!

Professional golf is off the calendar for the next four weeks at least. And we want to hear from you, the golfers of Australia. 16 Mar 2020
18 viewing pleasures to ease you through golf's blackout

18 viewing pleasures to ease you through golf's blackout

The global coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis has left no aspect of our everyday lives untouched. In the golfing world, the professional game is in shutdown mode. 16 Mar 2020
Aussie Michel could delay turning pro for Masters

Aussie Michel could delay turning pro for Masters

Australian amateur Lukas Michel says he is likely to delay turning professional by several months in order to play a postponed Masters at Augusta National. 14 Mar 2020
The Masters postponed due to coronavirus

The Masters postponed due to coronavirus

Augusta National Golf Club has announced the 2020 Masters will be postponed due to the Coronavirus outbreak. 14 Mar 2020
PGA Tour shuts down due to coronavirus

PGA Tour shuts down due to coronavirus

The Players Championship went from having no fans to having no players. 13 Mar 2020
Day hopes surgery will relieve back pain

Day hopes surgery will relieve back pain

Jason Day has revealed he had surgery to relieve back pain after withdrawing from the Arnold Palmer Invitational last week. 13 Mar 2020
PGA Tour bans fans with Leishman in Players mix

PGA Tour bans fans with Leishman in Players mix

Marc Leishman admits it will be eerie to contest the Players Championship without any crowds after the PGA Tour made the decision to continue tournaments without fans due to the coronavirus outbreak. 13 Mar 2020
Opinion: Can The Masters exist without the roars?

Opinion: Can The Masters exist without the roars?

In the wake of the NBA suspending its season today and America’s ban on inbound travel from Europe due to the continuing spread of coronavirus (COVOID-19), is a Masters without galleries a viable option? 12 Mar 2020