womens british open

Gabi Ruffels joins the pro ranks

Gabi Ruffels joins the pro ranks

Life as a professional golfer will begin for Gabi Ruffels at this month's LPGA Tour event in Florida after the Australian opted to shed her amateur status. 11 Feb 2021
Winner's Bag: Sophia Popov – AIG Women's Open

Winner's Bag: Sophia Popov – AIG Women's Open

Germany's Sophia Popov showed nerves of steel as she closed out her first LPGA Tour victory, a major no less, on Sunday. Take a look inside the AIG Women's Open champion's bag. 24 Aug 2020
Morri: Nuggets of wisdom

Morri: Nuggets of wisdom

There are countless nuggets of wisdom to be found in the words of the game’s best players and an observation of Peter Senior’s some years ago seems relevant today. 24 Aug 2020
Minjee Lee can win British Open ... she just wants wind to blow

Minjee Lee can win British Open ... she just wants wind to blow

Minjee Lee wants the Scottish wind to blow hard as she hunts down her maiden career major victory with just one round to play of the Women's British Open at Royal Troon. 23 Aug 2020
Kyriacou set for major debut

Kyriacou set for major debut

It's not the most conventional preparation for golf's greatest challenge but it will have to do for Sydney sensation Steph Kyriacou. 20 Aug 2020
Davies delight ahead of Royal Troon tee time

Davies delight ahead of Royal Troon tee time

Dame Laura Davies is relishing the opportunity to strike the opening tee shot at Royal Troon and mark her historic 40th appearance at the AIG Women's Open. 20 Aug 2020
World-class venues announced for future AIG Women’s Opens

World-class venues announced for future AIG Women’s Opens

The R&A has underlined its commitment to enhancing the AIG Women’s Open’s status as a leading major sporting event by announcing five world-class venues for championships being played from 2021 to 2025. 20 Aug 2020
Green & Lee head Aussies' major charge

Green & Lee head Aussies' major charge

Patience will be paramount as Minjee Lee and Hannah Green spearhead an impressive nine-strong Australian contingent at the first women's golf major of 2020 starting on Thursday. 19 Aug 2020
So-called expert golf tips for this week

So-called expert golf tips for this week

It’s major time for the LPGA as the world’s best take on Royal Troon, which hosts its first Women’s Open. Meanwhile, the PGA Tour Playoffs get underway in Boston and the European Tour remains at Celtic Manor. But who do our so-called experts like? 18 Aug 2020
The Preview: AIG Women’s Open

The Preview: AIG Women’s Open

The LPGA Tour finally gets its major season underway this week. The recently renamed Women’s Open taking place at famed Royal Troon in Scotland, with nine Aussies attempting to claim major glory. 18 Aug 2020
AIG extends its support of renamed Women's Open

AIG extends its support of renamed Women's Open

AIG has today announced its continued commitment to women’s golf by extending its title partnership of the AIG Women’s Open by two years, to 2025. 23 Jul 2020
Evian Championship cancelled due to virus

Evian Championship cancelled due to virus

The Evian Championship, one of five women's golf major tournaments, has been cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic. 10 Jun 2020
Round to remember: The day Karrie went from great to 'Super'

Round to remember: The day Karrie went from great to 'Super'

Karrie Webb’s fabled playing career is littered with records and milestones. But one rain-soaked afternoon in Scotland will long be remembered as a ‘Super’ performance. 11 May 2020
Green’s major defence moved to October

Green’s major defence moved to October

Hannah Green will get to keep her PGA Championship trophy at least until October after the year's first scheduled major was postponed Wednesday because of the coronavirus pandemic. 30 Apr 2020
Women’s Amateur Asia-Pacific Championship rescheduled

Women’s Amateur Asia-Pacific Championship rescheduled

The Women’s Amateur Asia-Pacific championship has been rescheduled to take place from October 7-10, 2020 at the Siam Country Club Waterside, Pattaya, Thailand. 25 Feb 2020
Morri: 2019 was full of major excitement

Morri: 2019 was full of major excitement

To all those who think golf is boring, consider this a big fat raspberry in your general direction. 8 Aug 2019
Shibuno wins Women's British Open on debut

Shibuno wins Women's British Open on debut

Hinako Shibuno of Japan finished with a birdie to win the Women's British Open by one shot over Lizette Salas as she wrapped up a stunning major championship debut. 5 Aug 2019
Crouching driver, hidden caddies: Best of the Women's British Open

Crouching driver, hidden caddies: Best of the Women's British Open

Here's a recap of how the pros did it at the Women's British Open at Woburn, thanks to the photographic team at Getty Images and Matthew Harris from the Golf Picture Library. 3 Aug 2019
Aussies battling at Women's British Open

Aussies battling at Women's British Open

Australia's seven-strong contingent at the Women's British Open has endured a difficult first day at Woburn. 2 Aug 2019
Lee and Green lead Aussie charge at Woburn

Lee and Green lead Aussie charge at Woburn

Minjee Lee and Hannah Green will lead the Australian charge at the Women's British Open at Woburn Golf Club. 1 Aug 2019
Women's British Open prize money up 40 percent

Women's British Open prize money up 40 percent

Prize money for the Women's British Open will increase 40 percent to a total purse of US$4.5 million (AU$6.4 million), tournament organisers say. 9 Jul 2019