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Inside Golf Australia July 2021

Inside Golf Australia July 2021

After 24 months of waiting, golf’s original major championship has finally returned to the calendar. 18 Jun 2021
Scott maintains home Amateur Championship challenge at Nairn

Scott maintains home Amateur Championship challenge at Nairn

Nairn teenager Calum Scott continued to make home advantage count as he moved into the last 32 of The 126th Amateur Championship. 17 Jun 2021
Clark sets course record to lead Amateur qualifiers

Clark sets course record to lead Amateur qualifiers

Matthew Clark fired a course record 62 to finish top of the leaderboard after two rounds of stroke-play qualifying in The 126th Amateur Championship at Nairn. 16 Jun 2021
Morri: Less leads to so much more

Morri: Less leads to so much more

We weren’t privy to television coverage of the most remarkable result in golf this past weekend and one can’t help but wonder whether it may have been the most interesting to watch, also. 31 May 2021
Kiawah presents Leishman's best chance to win PGA

Kiawah presents Leishman's best chance to win PGA

Marc Leishman is ready for a huge month of golf that represents the best chance of his career to win a PGA Championship and US Open. 19 May 2021
US PGA: Under radar Davis set to surprise

US PGA: Under radar Davis set to surprise

New South Welshman Cameron Davis will attempt to fly under the radar but says he'll be ready for the challenge if the spotlight finds him in just his second major championship. 18 May 2021
R&A hopeful of crowds at The Open

R&A hopeful of crowds at The Open

This year's Open Championship could be played out in front of "significant numbers" of spectators, say the R&A. 12 May 2021
10 years on: R&A celebrates the life of Seve

10 years on: R&A celebrates the life of Seve

The R&A will celebrate the life of the great Severiano Ballesteros with a trio of unique tributes to the three-time Champion Golfer on the 10-year anniversary of his passing. 6 May 2021
Adam Scott opts out of Tokyo Olympics

Adam Scott opts out of Tokyo Olympics

Adam Scott has decided to skip the rescheduled Tokyo Olympics this year to spend time with his family. 23 Apr 2021
Winner’s Bag: Jordan Spieth – Valero Texas Open

Winner’s Bag: Jordan Spieth – Valero Texas Open

Jordan Spieth returned to the winners’ circle with a final round 66 to claim the Valero Texas Open at TPC San Antonio. Here is what the Texan had in the bag. 6 Apr 2021
Spieth heads to Augusta as a winner again

Spieth heads to Augusta as a winner again

When Jordan Spieth tapped in for par to win the 2017 Open Championship for his third major and 11th victory in just five years on the PGA Tour he never imagined he would go 1351 days before he felt that way again. 5 Apr 2021
Revised format for Open qualifying

Revised format for Open qualifying

The R&A has announced that a revised format will be used in Regional and Final Qualifying for The 149th Open at Royal St George’s due to the COVID-19 pandemic. 11 Mar 2021
Spieth season? Recent play hints at major comeback for major winner

Spieth season? Recent play hints at major comeback for major winner

Is he back? 5 Mar 2021
The Thing About Golf Podcast #36 - Mat Goggin

The Thing About Golf Podcast #36 - Mat Goggin

There isn’t much Mat Goggin hasn’t done in the game of golf, from Australian Amateur champion to professional tournament winner. 17 Feb 2021
Wary R&A plans for Open Championship

Wary R&A plans for Open Championship

Open Championship organisers are cautiously optimistic golf's oldest major will go ahead at Royal St George's in July. 11 Feb 2021
Brandon Who? Wu poised to be the next household name

Brandon Who? Wu poised to be the next household name

All the talk on golf’s Class of 2019 has so far centred around the talented trio of Collin Morikawa, Viktor Hovland and Matthew Wolff, whose prodigious talents and youthful exuberance have seen them take the PGA Tour by storm. 4 Feb 2021
The Open to be played with or without fans

The Open to be played with or without fans

The Open Championship will be played in 2021, even if there won't be spectators. 3 Feb 2021
The Huggan Interview: Padraig Harrington

The Huggan Interview: Padraig Harrington

The European Ryder Cup Captain turns 50 in August and has reserved aspirations to play the Champions Tour. Here, he reveals his dream of inspiring Tour pros of his generation by winning a fourth major and what it will take to win the Ryder Cup on US soil later this year. 25 Jan 2021
Open venues confirmed for 2023 & 2024

Open venues confirmed for 2023 & 2024

The R&A today confirmed that The 151st Open will be played at Royal Liverpool from July 16-23, 2023 and The 152nd Open will be played at Royal Troon from July 14-21, 2024. 8 Dec 2020
Golfing world mourns death of Peter Alliss

Golfing world mourns death of Peter Alliss

Peter Alliss, who became the eccentric "Voice of Golf" on British television after a playing career in which he competed in eight Ryder Cups and was Europe's best golfer for two seasons, has died. He was 89. 7 Dec 2020
Ogilvy: The importance of course set-up

Ogilvy: The importance of course set-up

Course set-up has long been a topic of hot conversation on professional Tours all over the world. But it is important for every golfer. No matter how well or badly you perform, having fun and finding the game more interesting is a lot easier to achieve when the playing field is set-up properly. 2 Nov 2020