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Woodland & Piercy test positive for virus

Woodland & Piercy test positive for virus

Major champion Gary Woodland and Scott Piercy have withdrawn from this week's PGA Tour event in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida, after both players tested positive for COVID-19. 16 Mar 2021
Winner’s Bag: Justin Thomas – The Players Championship

Winner’s Bag: Justin Thomas – The Players Championship

Justin Thomas closed The Players Championship with a four-under 68 to defeat English veteran Lee Westwood by one shot on Sunday. Here is what the American had in the bag. 15 Mar 2021
Thomas pips Westwood to claim The Players

Thomas pips Westwood to claim The Players

Justin Thomas has found the right time for a near-perfect performance to put a rough start to the year behind him, rallying from a three-shot deficit to win The Players Championship. 15 Mar 2021
McIlroy endures a nightmare start to his Players defence

McIlroy endures a nightmare start to his Players defence

Rory McIlroy had a quadruple-bogey eight on his card as the former World No.1 endured a shocking start to his title defence at The Players Championship. 12 Mar 2021
One year later: The Players returns to finish what it started

One year later: The Players returns to finish what it started

Jay Monahan never saw the opening action of the 2020 Players Championship, where Hideki Matsuyama raced out to an opening two-shot lead with a stunning nine-under 63. 11 Mar 2021
Tiger 'doing better' after crash: McIlroy

Tiger 'doing better' after crash: McIlroy

Rory McIlroy says that Tiger Woods is "doing better" after the serious leg injuries he suffered in a car accident and has joked that his friend has actually recovered well enough to be handing him some criticism. 11 Mar 2021
Kim eyes new milestones at TPC Sawgrass

Kim eyes new milestones at TPC Sawgrass

Being the youngest victor of The Players Championship holds great pride and joy for Korea’s Si Woo Kim. But the 25-year-old is hoping it will not remain the biggest highlight of his PGA Tour career. 10 Mar 2021
Matsuyama primed for another title challenge at The Players

Matsuyama primed for another title challenge at The Players

Hideki Matsuyama would give anything to turn back the clock. 10 Mar 2021
DeChambeau's unique victory celebration

DeChambeau's unique victory celebration

How does golf's most unique competitor celebrate victories on the PGA Tour? 10 Mar 2021
Asia dreams of creating defining moments at The Players

Asia dreams of creating defining moments at The Players

As the PGA Tour’s Gold Standard, The Players Championship stands apart from the rest as it showcases the strongest field in golf competing on an iconic theatre regarded as the purest test in the game. 10 Mar 2021
Debutant Zhang eager to fly high at TPC Sawgrass

Debutant Zhang eager to fly high at TPC Sawgrass

China’s Xinjun Zhang is so used to watching The Players Championship on television that he cannot wait to make his debut at the PGA Tour’s flagship tournament on The Stadium Course at TPC Sawgrass starting on Thursday. 9 Mar 2021
Ironman Im has dreams of winning The Players

Ironman Im has dreams of winning The Players

Korea’s Sungjae Im has likened The Players Championship to the four majors in the world and says it is his ambition to hoist the prestigious golden trophy at least once in his burgeoning golf career. 9 Mar 2021
The Preview: The Players Championship

The Preview: The Players Championship

The Players Championship returns to the Stadium Course at TPC Sawgrass this week. Who will conquer one of the deepest fields in golf to claim the “unofficial fifth major” and bank more than AU$3.5 million? 9 Mar 2021
WATCH: Five of the best … Greg Norman victories

WATCH: Five of the best … Greg Norman victories

Greg Norman won 91 professional titles between 1976 and 2001. Here, in chronological order, are five of The Shark’s most memorable victories. 25 May 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
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
McIlroy aiming to go back to back at Sawgrass

McIlroy aiming to go back to back at Sawgrass

Rory McIlroy says he is ready to lead golf by example as he embraces a new tenure as the world's best player. 12 Mar 2020
The Preview: The Players Championship

The Preview: The Players Championship

The PGA Tour hosts its flagship event this week at its headquarters in Ponte Vedra Beach. Every player in the top-10 of the world rankings teeing it up at TPC Sawgrass, where Tiger Woods is a noticeable absentee. 11 Mar 2020
Day warming up putter with Masters looming

Day warming up putter with Masters looming

Jason Day is getting excited for the upcoming Masters at Augusta National now that his injured back is healthy enough to putt for longer periods of time. 4 Mar 2020
Coronavirus won't affect PGA Tour schedule

Coronavirus won't affect PGA Tour schedule

The PGA Tour has no plans to make any schedule changes amid growing concerns over the coronavirus outbreak but has established new protocols in a bid to protect the health and safety of fans and players. 3 Mar 2020
Morri: Why Royal Melbourne could host the PGA Championship

Morri: Why Royal Melbourne could host the PGA Championship

The starring role of Royal Melbourne at the Presidents Cup has brought three ideas into sharp focus and perhaps offered up a solution to some of the professional game’s nagging issues. 16 Dec 2019