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- Appleby withdraws with back injury November 26, 2014
Stuart Appleby has withdrawn from the Emirates Australian Open after another back injury — different to the one that dogged him in 2011-2012 — flared up.
- McIlroy at home in Sydney November 26, 2014
The Australian is perhaps the one course in the country to have been so utterly transformed by a golf course designer.
- Scotty's ongoing search for a bagman November 26, 2014
It’s just over two months now since the umbilical cord between Adam Scott and Steve Williams was cut and while the latter is probably home penning his memoirs for an eager publisher, Scott is still auditioning to replace the almost irreplaceable.
- Ogilvy ready for Rory battle November 26, 2014
It is February 2009 and Geoff Ogilvy has just beaten the 19-year old Rory McIlroy by 2&1 in the quarter final of the Accenture World Match Play Championship in Arizona. Sitting in the shuttle van on the way back to the clubhouse, Ogilvy and his caddie, Alastair “Squirrel” Mathieson, look at each other and nod knowingly.
- McIlroy set for heavyweight title fight November 26, 2014
Rory McIlroy likes Adam Scott, one of the universally popular men of the professional golf tour, so the notion of a heavyweight championship for the Emirates Australian Open this week feels foreign to him.