womens open

Morri: The trouble with women’s golf

Morri: The trouble with women’s golf

This past week offered up a unique insight into the often confusing and frustrating conundrum that is women’s golf at the top level (the business, not the playing). 11 Oct 2021
Aussies on Tour: Tour status, a drought-breaking win and more

Aussies on Tour: Tour status, a drought-breaking win and more

A birdie at the 72nd hole has likely secured Lucas Herbert promotion to the PGA Tour, finishing tied for fourth in the first event of the Korn Ferry Tour Finals, the Albertsons Boise Open in Idaho. 23 Aug 2021
Nelly shares Women's Open lead, Aussies within reach

Nelly shares Women's Open lead, Aussies within reach

Rampant World No.1 Nelly Korda can feel a target on her back after a brilliant start to the AIG Women's British Open – and Australia's leading challengers, headed by Minjee Lee, will be firing at it following a round of fireworks at fearsome Carnoustie. 20 Aug 2021
Aussies' Carnoustie prep complete

Aussies' Carnoustie prep complete

Minjee Lee says avoiding Carnoustie's devilishly deep bunkers will be key as she hunts back-to-back majors and the biggest purse in women's golf history. 19 Aug 2021
AIG Women’s Open eliminate single-use plastic water bottles

AIG Women’s Open eliminate single-use plastic water bottles

The R&A, Mastercard and adidas are partnering to launch the Open Water Project at the 2021 AIG Women’s Open at Carnoustie. 19 Aug 2021
AIG Women’s Open sets a new benchmark with record prize fund

AIG Women’s Open sets a new benchmark with record prize fund

The AIG Women’s Open has set a new benchmark for prize money in women’s golf with the announcement that the prize fund for this year’s championship will increase by $1.3 million to $5.8 million with the winner earning $870,000. 19 Aug 2021
Minjee targeting rare double at Women’s Open

Minjee targeting rare double at Women’s Open

No longer the best player without a major, Minjee Lee is now chasing one of the most elusive feats in golf at this week's AIG Women's Open in Scotland. 18 Aug 2021
‘I feel like a princess!’: Steph Kyriacou

‘I feel like a princess!’: Steph Kyriacou

Her father has taken time off from caddying for her and – no offence, dad – but Steph Kyriacou couldn't be happier. 18 Aug 2021
Popov relishing Women's Open defence

Popov relishing Women's Open defence

Sophia Popov has embraced her status as the defending champion at the AIG Women's Open at Carnoustie, saying she is ready to build on last year's fairy tale triumph. 18 Aug 2021
AIG Women’s Open: First & second round Tee Times (AEST)

AIG Women’s Open: First & second round Tee Times (AEST)

The final major of the year gets underway on Thursday afternoon Australian time, and once again we have done the hard work for your viewing pleasure. Here are the AIG Women’s Open first and second round tee times in Australian Eastern Standard Time. 17 Aug 2021
So-called expert golf tips for this week

So-called expert golf tips for this week

The major championships for 2021 draw to a close this week, as the world’s best women contest the AIG Women’s Open. Here are our team’s tips for the winner, top Aussie and outsider. Plus, their PGA and European Tour picks. 17 Aug 2021
AIG Women’s Open celebrates 20 years since Se Ri Pak shone at Sunningdale

AIG Women’s Open celebrates 20 years since Se Ri Pak shone at Sunningdale

Exactly 20 years have passed since Se Ri Pak made history as the first South Korean winner of the AIG Women’s Open, sparking an incredible period of success for Asia with ten further champions since the historic moment for the championship. 12 Aug 2021
Rose Zhang earns second Mark H McCormack Medal

Rose Zhang earns second Mark H McCormack Medal

Rose Zhang of the United States of America has won the Mark H McCormack Medal as the leading female player in the 2021 World Amateur Golf Ranking. This is her second straight McCormack Medal, having also received the honour last October. 12 Aug 2021
Minjee hoping to follow Min Woo’s Scottish lead

Minjee hoping to follow Min Woo’s Scottish lead

Minjee Lee hopes her first LPGA event since becoming a major champion will see her enjoy a family celebration as she seeks to win the women's equivalent of the men's Scottish Open title that was annexed by her brother last month. 12 Aug 2021
Generation next head to AIG Women’s Open full of hope

Generation next head to AIG Women’s Open full of hope

The stage is set for golf’s newest champions to make history at the season’s fifth and final Major – the 2021 AIG Women’s Open at Carnoustie, Scotland from 19-22 August. 5 Aug 2021
Update to fans of the AIG Women's Open

Update to fans of the AIG Women's Open

The R&A Chief Executive Martin Slumbers has today issued a message to fans to update them on plans for the AIG Women’s Open 24 Mar 2021
R&A announces four new honorary members

R&A announces four new honorary members

Four of golf’s great champions have accepted invitations to become Honorary Members of The Royal and Ancient Golf Club of St Andrews. 28 Sep 2020
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
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