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USGA announces players for Walker Cup practice session

USGA announces players for Walker Cup practice session

The United States Golf Association’s International Team Selection Committee today announced the 16 players who will attend a practice session on December 16-18 for the 2021 Walker Cup Match. 25 Nov 2020
Field set for final major of 2020

Field set for final major of 2020

The United States Golf Association (USGA) today announced that the field for the 75th U.S. Women’s Open Championship is complete with the addition of 28 players who earned their way into the championship through the Rolex Women’s World Golf Rankings. 18 Nov 2020
Twenty amateurs added to US Women’s Open

Twenty amateurs added to US Women’s Open

The United States Golf Association (USGA) today announced that 20 additional amateurs have earned entry into the 75th US Women’s Open Championship, which will be hosted by Champions Golf Club, in Houston, Texas, from December 10-13, 2020. 13 Nov 2020
Nicklaus expects big-hitting restrictions

Nicklaus expects big-hitting restrictions

Jack Nicklaus thinks that golf's rulers are close to restricting how far the ball can travel as the game's long-running distance debate rumbles on. 13 Nov 2020
Five players added to U.S Women’s Open field

Five players added to U.S Women’s Open field

The United States Golf Association (USGA) today announced that five additional players have earned entry into the 75th US Women’s Open Championship, which will be hosted by Champions Golf Club in Houston, Texas, on December 10-13, 2020. 10 Nov 2020
Scott foresees DeChambeau-driven ban

Scott foresees DeChambeau-driven ban

Adam Scott suspects golf officials could react with rule changes if Bryson DeChambeau backs up his US Open demolition at Augusta National this week. 10 Nov 2020
Huggan: Wasted talent

Huggan: Wasted talent

Whenever I bang on about the increasingly one-dimensional nature of the play at (male) golf’s elite level, I have first to make myself clear. 4 Nov 2020
10 players added to U.S Women’s Open field

10 players added to U.S Women’s Open field

The United States Golf Association (USGA) today announced that 10 players have earned exemptions into the 75th US Women’s Open Championship, which will be contested December 10-13 at Champions Golf Club in Houston, Texas. 3 Nov 2020
U.S Women’s Open to be conducted without spectators

U.S Women’s Open to be conducted without spectators

The USGA announced today that due to ongoing health and safety concerns from the COVID-19 pandemic, the 75th US Women’s Open Championship, scheduled for December 10-13 at Champions Golf Club in Houston, Texas, will be conducted without spectators on-site. 22 Oct 2020
Opinion: Could Bryson cause unexpected rule change?

Opinion: Could Bryson cause unexpected rule change?

There has been plenty of talk since Bryson DeChambeau’s maiden major win about how the American is changing the game. 23 Sep 2020
USGA CEO Mike Davis announces 2021 departure

USGA CEO Mike Davis announces 2021 departure

The USGA today announced that CEO Mike Davis will leave the organisation by the end of 2021 to pursue a life-long passion for golf course design and construction. 23 Sep 2020
DeChambeau ups distance debate in US Open win

DeChambeau ups distance debate in US Open win

If Bryson DeChambeau was looking for validation for his obsession with distance, all he had to do was glance at his reflection on the US Open trophy. 21 Sep 2020
McIlroy stunned by DeChambeau power play

McIlroy stunned by DeChambeau power play

Rory McIlroy admitted he struggles to understand how Bryson DeChambeau's power game had translated into such a commanding victory in the 120th US Open. 21 Sep 2020
DeChambeau wins first major at US Open

DeChambeau wins first major at US Open

A bulked-up Bryson DeChambeau has bashed his way to a six-shot US Open victory, silencing any lingering questions as to whether his brawny game could translate to the major stage. 21 Sep 2020
Wolff stalking a piece of U.S Open history

Wolff stalking a piece of U.S Open history

American Matthew Wolff has an historic victory in his sights after a stunning performance on his US Open debut at Winged Foot Golf Club. 20 Sep 2020
Scott, Smith, Herbert & Day survive brutal U.S Open cut

Scott, Smith, Herbert & Day survive brutal U.S Open cut

Winged Foot has tamed some of the world's best golfers, wiping Tiger Woods and more than half of Australia's nine-strong contingent out of the US Open. 19 Sep 2020
Michel’s Major Leap

Michel’s Major Leap

Lukas Michel will make his long-awaited major debut at Winged Foot Golf Club this week, courtesy of his historic victory at the US Mid-Amateur last September. 17 Sep 2020
Patient Day ready for second major win

Patient Day ready for second major win

Jason Day believes patience will be key if he is to win an elusive second major title at this week's US Open, as New York's Winged Foot will test every bit of his resolve. 16 Sep 2020
Ogilvy exclusive: How 30 mad minutes changed my life

Ogilvy exclusive: How 30 mad minutes changed my life

For me, of course, it was literally a life-changing event, one I still regularly get asked about today, 14 years on from the day I won the US Open. 15 Sep 2020
Amateur Michel eyes major debut at Winged Foot

Amateur Michel eyes major debut at Winged Foot

Australian amateur Lukas Michel hopes rolling his sleeves up and digging trenches on golf courses in Detroit has toughened him up for a US Open debut at New York's notoriously brutal Winged Foot course. 15 Sep 2020
US Open: Horsfield withdraws after positive COVID test

US Open: Horsfield withdraws after positive COVID test

Sam Horsfield, who has played in 14 USGA championships, including three US Opens, has withdrawn from the 120th US Open Championship following a positive COVID-19 test. 15 Sep 2020