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Winner’s Bag: Thirston Lawrence – Joburg Open

Winner’s Bag: Thirston Lawrence – Joburg Open

To allow European players the chance to return home after the emergence of a new COVID variant and due to weather, the Joburg Open was reduced to 36 holes. Here is what the first time DP World Tour winner, Thriston Lawrence, had in his bag. 28 Nov 2021
Three stamp their ticket to The 150th Open Championship

Three stamp their ticket to The 150th Open Championship

Thriston Lawrence, Zander Lombard and Ashley Chesters have secured their places in The 150th Open at St Andrews after qualifying through the Joburg Open. 28 Nov 2021
Lawrence claims COVID shortened Joburg Open

Lawrence claims COVID shortened Joburg Open

South African golfer Thriston Lawrence has won the Joburg Open after the third round was abandoned because of bad weather, leaving the result to be called after just 36 holes of the inaugural event on the newly-rebranded DP World Tour. 28 Nov 2021
Min Woo eyes U.S. after breakout year

Min Woo eyes U.S. after breakout year

Knowing even his ‘B’ game is good enough, Australian golf sensation Min Woo Lee has set his sights on the lucrative PGA Tour after taking Europe by storm. 26 Nov 2021
‘He probably will win a major’: Minjee Lee

‘He probably will win a major’: Minjee Lee

She won't tell him as much but Minjee Lee has lauded her younger brother Min Woo as a major winner in waiting as the emerging talent hunts down a spot in the Masters. 22 Nov 2021
Scott smiling after hitting 'rock-bottom'

Scott smiling after hitting 'rock-bottom'

It is not often Adam Scott gets dejected but one of Australia's most optimistic sporting luminaries couldn't help reflecting on the day his golf game hit "rock-bottom" just four months ago. 19 Nov 2021
Road to The 150th Open to begin at the Joburg Open

Road to The 150th Open to begin at the Joburg Open

The road to The 150th Open will begin later this month at the Joburg Open, the first event in The Open Qualifying Series for 2022. 9 Nov 2021
World No.1 Nakajima takes Asia-Pacific Amateur

World No.1 Nakajima takes Asia-Pacific Amateur

Keita Nakajima became the third player from Japan to win the Asia-Pacific Amateur Championship (AAC), defeating Hong Kong’s Taichi Kho on the second hole of a thrilling play-off on Saturday at Dubai Creek Golf & Yacht Club. 8 Nov 2021
Aussie McKinney one back in Dubai

Aussie McKinney one back in Dubai

China’s Bo Jin fired a bogey-free, seven-under-par 64 to grab a one-stroke lead after the second round of the 12th Asia-Pacific Amateur Championship (AAC) on Thursday at Dubai Creek Golf & Yacht Club. 5 Nov 2021
Aussie Michel shares AAC lead with big guns

Aussie Michel shares AAC lead with big guns

Two of the world’s leading men’s amateur golfers, Keita Nakajima and Yuxin Lin, lived up to all expectations in Wednesday’s opening round of the 12th Asia-Pacific Amateur Championship (AAC) at Dubai Creek Golf & Yacht Club. 4 Nov 2021
Genesis Scottish Open to return to the Renaissance Club

Genesis Scottish Open to return to the Renaissance Club

The European Tour and PGA Tour today announced the Genesis Scottish Open will return to the Renaissance Club, in East Lothian, for the fourth consecutive year from July 7-10, 2022. 3 Nov 2021
Two-time champion Lin excited for AAC hat-trick chance

Two-time champion Lin excited for AAC hat-trick chance

China’s Yuxin Lin is hoping to get a sense of déjà vu on Saturday afternoon when the champion is crowned at the 12th edition of the Asia-Pacific Amateur Championship (AAC) at Dubai Creek Golf & Yacht Club. 3 Nov 2021
Five to watch at the Asia-Pacific Amateur Championship

Five to watch at the Asia-Pacific Amateur Championship

Many of the finest players in the region will battle it out for the coveted Asia-Pacific Amateur Championship (AAC) crown when the 12th edition of the championship is contested at Dubai Creek Golf & Yacht Club, November 3-6. 26 Oct 2021
Morri: Disrupting professional golf

Morri: Disrupting professional golf

If a question is worth asking, the answer – infuriatingly – is almost always ‘it depends’. And so it is with professional golf and where its future might lie. 25 Oct 2021
Does this deserve a free drop?

Does this deserve a free drop?

It is a debate that flares every now and then ... should a player be able to get relief from a divot? Here are two sides of the debate for you to consider. 19 Oct 2021
Big names looking for winning start to PGA Tour season

Big names looking for winning start to PGA Tour season

World No.3 Collin Morikawa makes his PGA Tour 2021-22 Season’s debut at The CJ Cup @ Summit starting on Thursday with every intention of keeping his foot on the pedal as he seeks to enjoy the comforts of being at home this week. 13 Oct 2021
Mickelson upset at new club length limit

Mickelson upset at new club length limit

Phil Mickelson has hit out at the 'amateurs' governing the game and called a new 46-inch restriction on club length 'stupid'. 13 Oct 2021
The Open to return to Royal Portrush

The Open to return to Royal Portrush

The Open is set to make a triumphant return to Royal Portrush in 2025, marking an exciting new chapter in the history of golf’s original championship and providing another outstanding showcase for golf in Northern Ireland. 9 Sep 2021
Past Champion Lutz among U.S. Senior Amateur quarterfinalists

Past Champion Lutz among U.S. Senior Amateur quarterfinalists

Thirteen USGA champions began the week at the Country Club of Detroit for the 66th U.S. Senior Amateur. Just one remains. 1 Sep 2021
Antcliff shares top spot with Stenson at Czech Masters

Antcliff shares top spot with Stenson at Czech Masters

Queenslander Maverick Antcliff has fired a five-under par 67 to share the lead after the opening round of the D+D Czech Masters, alongside distinguished company in the shape of former Open Championship winner Henrik Stenson. 20 Aug 2021
Piot rallies to claim 121st U.S. Amateur

Piot rallies to claim 121st U.S. Amateur

James Piot rallied from a three-hole deficit with the help of three birdies over the final eight holes on Sunday to capture the 121st U.S. Amateur Championship at demanding Oakmont Country Club with a 2-and-1 victory over Austin Greaser. 16 Aug 2021