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2019 Junior Presidents Cup teams finalised

2019 Junior Presidents Cup teams finalised

24 players, 12 international and 12 from the United States, have qualified for the 2019 Junior Presidents Cup hosted by the American Junior Golf Association (AJGA) and PGA TOUR. The event’s second edition will welcome players from 10 states, Australia, China, Chinese Taipei, India, Korea and South Africa. South Africa will have the most representation […]

For journeyman Pampling, the journey isn’t over

For journeyman Pampling, the journey isn’t over

Rod Pampling’s mood was less sentimentality and more realisation. As he walked the ninth fairway at Sedgefield Country Club in Greensboro, North Carolina, for his final hole during the second round of the Wyndham Championship, his fate had already been decided. He was 1-over par after two rounds, putting him well off the cut line […]

Aussie Tour results around the world – September 3

Aussie Tour results around the world – September 3

In one of world golf’s most picturesque settings, Wade Ormsby and Lucas Herbert took different routes to strong top 10 finishes on the European Tour over the weekend. Karis Davidson returned to form in Japan with a top 10 of her own, while Daniel Fox and Jarryd Felton led the way on the Asian Tour in […]

Els, Casey and Oosthuizen to play Australian Open

Els, Casey and Oosthuizen to play Australian Open

Ernie Els, Paul Casey and Louis Oosthuizen have all announced their commitment to play the 2019 Emirates Australian Open in Sydney. The trio will join Aussies Jason Day, Marc Leishman and Cam Smith to compete for the Stonehaven Cup. International team captain Els said he’d try to recruit a few of his Presidents Cup players to The […]

Aussie Results around the world

Aussie Results around the world

The PGA Tour season came to a close this week with Adam Scott finishing sixth in Atlanta to cap off a successful season. The Aussie trio of Katherine Kirk, Minjee Lee and Su Oh all finished at T25 in Canada in another consistent week for our top LPGA Tour women. South Australian Wade Ormsby was brilliant in Sweden on the European Tour, cracking the top five for the first […]

Dodt returns to winner’s circle with victory at Sarawak Championship

Dodt returns to winner’s circle with victory at Sarawak Championship

Australian Andrew Dodt defeated Richard T. Lee of Canada on the first extra hole after sinking a two-foot birdie putt to win his third Asian Tour title and first in four years at the US$300,000 Sarawak Championship on Sunday. The 33-year-old Dodt, playing in his first event since suffering a two-month injury layoff in April, […]

Tiger and team to decide if he plays at Presidents Cup

Tiger and team to decide if he plays at Presidents Cup

Tiger Woods says he will consult his assistants and players before any decision on whether he picks himself as a player for December’s Presidents Cup in Melbourne. Despite his fairy tale comeback win in The Masters in April, Woods fell out of the top eight spots that would have earnt him automatic selection onto the […]

Aussie PGA Tour Results around the world – August 20, 2019

Aussie PGA Tour Results around the world – August 20, 2019

Here is the recap from this past week’s action and the Australians’ performances. PGA Tour BMW Championship Medinah Country Club (No. 3), Medinah, Illinois Purse: $9,250,000 ($1,665,000 to the winner)   Next Tournament: TOUR Championship East Lake Golf Club, Atlanta, Georgia, August 22-25                Player Result Earnings FedExCup Standing Notes Jason Day T52 […]

Presidents Cup-date: Top 8 Locked and loaded for Melbourne

Presidents Cup-date: Top 8 Locked and loaded for Melbourne

The top eight qualifiers on both the U.S. and International teams are locked in with the world’s best golfers headed to Melbourne for the 2019 Presidents Cup. U.S. Team captain Tiger Woods will lead a stellar group that are all inside the top 20 in the Official World Golf Ranking and have a combined 11 […]

Aussie PGA results around the world – Ruffels wins US Women’s Amateur! August 13, 2019

Aussie PGA results around the world – Ruffels wins US Women’s Amateur! August 13, 2019

Two of Australia’s finest were brilliant at the weekend with Minjee Lee and Adam Scott locking down top 10s on the world’s biggest tours. Lee recorded a second straight LPGA Tour top 15 after finishing in a share of 6th at the Women’s Scottish Open, while Scott cracked the top five after a final-round 65 at the opening FedEx Cup Playoffs […]

PGA TOUR announces expanded schedule of 49 events for 2019-20 Season

PGA TOUR announces expanded schedule of 49 events for 2019-20 Season

The PGA TOUR has announced an expanded 2019-20 PGA TOUR Schedule of 49 FedExCup tournaments, featuring a dramatically changed opening segment and several late-season adjustments to accommodate the 2020 Summer Olympic Games in Tokyo. The schedule reflects a net increase of three tournaments over the current season. Eleven of the 46 Regular Season events will be […]

Commonwealth Golf Club and Yarra Yarra Golf Club sign Joint Co-Operation Agreement

Commonwealth Golf Club and Yarra Yarra Golf Club sign Joint Co-Operation Agreement

Commonwealth and Yarra Yarra Golf Clubs have announced the signing of a ‘Joint Co-operation Agreement’ to facilitate the investigation of opportunities for closer collaboration with each other. In a statement by the club, the objectives of the agreement were to “improve the membership offerings currently enjoyed by members of each Club; and to explore potential […]

Presidents Cup Standings update: Smith improves to No. 6

Presidents Cup Standings update: Smith improves to No. 6

Just three weeks remain until the top 8 players on each team officially qualify for the 2019 Presidents Cup following the conclusion of the BMW Championship on Aug. 18. Cameron Smith, in search of his Presidents Cup debut, finished T12 at the WGC-FedEx St. Jude Invitational and improved two spots in the International Team standings […]

Tour Results: Aussie results around the world

Tour Results: Aussie results around the world

Here is the recap from this past week’s action and the Australians’ performances. PGA Tour World Golf Championships-FedEx St. Jude Invitational TPC Southwind, Memphis, Tennessee Purse: $10,250,000 ($1,745,000 to the winner)                    Player Result Earnings FedExCup Standing Notes Jason Day T40 (-1) — 28 Marc Leishman 3 (-12) $602,000 13 Posted four rounds […]

Tee it up at the Tenth Annual Mornington Peninsula Golf Classic

Tee it up at the Tenth Annual Mornington Peninsula Golf Classic

Once again, the Mornington Peninsula will be on show to men and women golfers from across the country and overseas as the highly-anticipated Tenth Annual Mornington Peninsula Golf classic tees off from Monday 28 October to Thursday 31 October. To quote Peter Thomson, golfing legend and internationally-renowned golf course architect: “For sheer variety, golf on […]

Queensland Open rescheduled for 2020

Queensland Open rescheduled for 2020

Golf Australia (GA) and the PGA of Australia have advised that the Isuzu Queensland Open will not be played this year, with plans to reschedule the prestigious championship in early 2020. GA’s operations boss Simon Brookhouse said all in the industry were committed to making the Queensland Open one of Australia’s leading domestic events. “We […]

2019 Majors: Koepka easily wins majors title race

2019 Majors: Koepka easily wins majors title race

US PGA champion Brooks Koepka was the only major winner to make the cut in all four majors – the US Masters, US Open, Open Championship and US PGA Championship. Masters champion Tiger Woods missed the cut at the PGA Championship and the Open Championship but he did finish in a tie for 21st at […]

Presidents Cup standings update: Cameron Smith rejoins top 8

Presidents Cup standings update: Cameron Smith rejoins top 8

With four weeks remaining until the top 8 players on each team officially qualify for the 2019 Presidents Cup, Cameron Smith rejoined the top 8 in the International Team standings after a T20 finish at The Open Championship elevated the Aussie two spots from No. 10 to No. 8. The Presidents Cup will return to […]

PGA TOUR – Aussie results around the world – 23 July 2019

PGA TOUR – Aussie results around the world – 23 July 2019

Here is the recap from this past week’s action and the Australians’ performances. PGA TOUR The Open Championship Royal Portrush Golf Club, Portrush, Northern Ireland Purse: $10,750,000 ($1,935,000 to the winner)                Player Result Earnings FedExCup Standing Notes Jason Day CUT (+2) — 37 In his ninth start at The Open Championship, missed the […]

Australian Tour Results: July 16 2019

Australian Tour Results:  July 16 2019

  Here is the recap from this past week’s action and the Australians’ performances. PGA Tour John Deere Classic TPC Deere Run, Silvis, Illinois Purse: $6,000,000 ($1,080,000 to the winner)                Player Result Earnings FedExCup Standing Notes Steve Allan CUT (+4) — N/A Made his 211th career start on the PGA TOUR and his […]

2019 Open Championship – Australian TV Times

2019 Open Championship – Australian TV Times

The year’s fourth and final major golf tournament, The Open Championship, makes an historic return to Northern Ireland in 2019 with FOX SPORTS airing all four rounds of the action live and in HD from Thursday, July 18 to Sunday, July 21. The world’s best golfers will descend on Dunluce Links at Royal Portrush in […]

Presidents Cup standings update: Bryson DeChambeau bolsters position among top 8

Presidents Cup standings update: Bryson DeChambeau bolsters position among top 8

With six weeks remaining until the top 8 players on each team officially qualify for the 2019 Presidents Cup, Bryson DeChambeau moved up two spots to No. 6 in the U.S. Team standings to bolster his position among the top 8 after a runner-up finish at the 3M Open. The Presidents Cup will return to […]

Australian Tour Results – July 9 2019

Australian Tour Results – July 9 2019

Here is the recap from this past week’s action and the Australians’ performances. PGA TOUR 3M Open TPC Twin Cities, Blaine, Minnesota Purse: $6,400,000 ($1,152,000 to the winner)   Player Result Earnings FedExCup Standing Notes Stuart Appleby DNP — 232   Aaron Baddeley DNP — 92 Greg Chalmers DNP — — Cameron Davis CUT (-2) […]

PGA TOUR – Australian Professional Golfers results – June 25 2019

PGA TOUR – Australian Professional Golfers results – June 25 2019

Here is the recap from this past week’s action and the Australians’ performances. PGA TOUR Travelers Championship TPC River Highlands, Cromwell, Connecticut Purse: $7,200,000 ($1,296,000 to the winner)              Player Result Earnings FedExCup Standing Notes Stuart Appleby DNP — 231   Aaron Baddeley CUT (+2) — 83 Greg Chalmers DNP — — Cameron Davis T43 […]

Major Victory: Hannah Green wins KPMG Women’s PGA Championship

Major Victory: Hannah Green wins KPMG Women’s PGA Championship

Hannah Green is a major champion, just the third woman in Australian history to have the honour. The 22-year-old from Mt Lawley Golf Club in Perth rolled in a par putt from just inside two metres at Hazeltine National Golf Club just outside Minneapolis today to win the KPMG Women’s PGA Championship by a shot […]

Minjee Lee shoots for the stars at KPMG Women’s PGA Championship

Minjee Lee shoots for the stars at KPMG Women’s PGA Championship

Seven Australians will tee it up at the Hazeltine National Golf Club in Minnesota later this evening at the KPMG Women’s PGA Championship, the third of the LPGA Tour season’s five major championships of the 2019 LPGA Tour season. A field of 144 players will face a stern test this week, competing over a demanding […]

Korn Ferry announced as new 10-year umbrella sponsor of (former) web.com Tour

Korn Ferry announced as new 10-year umbrella sponsor of (former) web.com Tour

The PGA TOUR and Korn Ferry (NYSE: KFY) announced today a 10-year agreement making the Los Angeles-based, global organizational consulting firm the Umbrella Sponsor of the newly named Korn Ferry Tour. In replacing Web.com, Korn Ferry’s sponsorship takes effect June 19 and extends through the 2028 season. The Korn Ferry Tour will continue to award […]

Presidents Cup standings update: Woodland, Scott, Oosthuizen move up

Presidents Cup standings update: Woodland, Scott, Oosthuizen move up

Gary Woodland is the newest member of the coveted top 8 in the U.S. Presidents Cup standings after he held off two-time defending champion Brooks Koepka to win the U.S. Open by three strokes at Pebble Beach Golf Links for his fourth career PGA TOUR victory and first major title. The win vaulted Woodland from […]

Australia set to turn Yellow in #DoingItForJarrod club golf days

Australia set to turn Yellow in #DoingItForJarrod club golf days

The Australian PGA Championship, and clubs across Australia will be #DoingItForJarrod over the next few months, turning yellow in honour of the late Jarrod Lyle. Throughout August and September, Australian golf clubs will be holding #DoingItForJarrod club golf days, with golfers encouraged to wear yellow and help raise funds for the not-for-profit organisation, Challenge (of which […]

Aussie results around the world – June 18 2019

Aussie results around the world – June 18 2019

Here is the recap from this past week’s action and the Australians’ performances. PGA TOUR U.S. Open Pebble Beach Golf Links, Pebble Beach, California Purse: $12,500,000 ($2,250,000 to the winner)                Player Result Earnings FedExCup Standing Notes Aaron Baddeley CUT (+5) — 79 Missed the cut for the seventh time in his 11th U.S. […]

Jan Stephenson inducted into World Golf Hall of Fame

Jan Stephenson inducted into World Golf Hall of Fame

Australian golfing superstar Jan Stephenson has fulfilled a lifelong dream this morning, being inducted into the World Golf Hall of Fame at a ceremony in Carmel-By-The-Sea, California. Stephenson was inducted into the prestigious World Golf of Fame, a who’s who of golf,  including compatriots Karrie Webb, Greg Norman, Peter Thompson, Kel Nagle, David Graham and […]

Citi and Presidents Cup to expand First Tee to Australia with 44 Million Yard Challenge

Citi and Presidents Cup to expand First Tee to Australia with 44 Million Yard Challenge

In celebration of the global impact of the Presidents Cup, tournament officials and Presidents Cup Global Partner Citi today announced the return of the Citi 44 Million Yard Challenge with a “Drive to Melbourne.” Once again, Citi is inviting everyone to collectively drive a golf ball 44 million yards – the length it takes to […]

Moses, Wang to make debut at Suzhou Open following Monday Qualifier

Moses, Wang to make debut at Suzhou Open following Monday Qualifier

Australia’s Troy Moses (NSW) will make his PGA Tour China Tour debut this week after carding a 69 to finish second at the Monday Qualifier for the Suzhou Open. Moses, 26, who was on track to finish 4-under before picking up his first and only bogey on the final hole, will join Monday Qualifier winner Chinese […]

Aussie results around the world: Rhein wins on Web.com tour

Aussie results around the world: Rhein wins on Web.com tour

Here is the recap from this past week’s action and the Australians’ performances. PGA TOUR RBC Canadian Open Hamilton Golf and Country Club, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada Purse: $7,600,000 ($1,368,000 to the winner)                Player Result Earnings FedExCup Standing Notes Stuart Appleby DNP — 230   Aaron Baddeley DNP — 75 Greg Chalmers DNP — […]

Presidents Cup standings update: Scott leaps into top 5; Vilips tops juniors

Presidents Cup standings update: Scott leaps into top 5; Vilips tops juniors

  Eight-time Presidents Cup participant Adam Scott is in position to make an International Team record ninth appearance after leaping seven spots to No. 4 on the International Team standings with a runner-up finish at the Memorial Tournament presented by Nationwide over the weekend. On the U.S. Team standings, Patrick Cantlay proved unbeatable at Muirfield […]

Aussie Results on tour – June 4, 2019

Aussie Results on tour – June 4, 2019

Here are the results for Australian golfers across the various international tours this week. PGA TOUR the Memorial Tournament presented by Nationwide May 30–Jun 2 Muirfield Village Golf Club, Dublin, Ohio Purse: $9,100,000 ($1,638,000 to the winner)                                            Player Result Earnings […]

Australian Golf Great Alan Murray passes away

Australian Golf Great Alan Murray passes away

Former French Open Golf and Australian PGA Championship winner, Alan Murray from Sydney, Australia passed away peacefully on Friday in Perth, Western Australia after a long battle with cancer. Alan joined the Australian PGA in 1958 and went on to forge an illustrious playing career in professional golf with over 78 PGA tournament victories around […]

Aussie Results on Tour – May 21, 2019

Aussie Results on Tour – May 21, 2019

Here is the recap from this past week’s action and the Australians’ performances. PGA TOUR PGA Championship Bethpage State Park-Black Course, Farmingdale, New York Purse: $11,000,000 ($1,980,000 to winner)                Player Result Earnings FedExCup Standing Notes Jason Day T23 (+4) $91,000 28 Has finished inside the top 25 in each of his last seven […]

Brooks the best at Bethpage, makes history with PGA Championship victory

Brooks the best at Bethpage, makes history with PGA Championship victory

Brooks Koepka secured his place in golfing history with a two-shot triumph at the US PGA Championship, where he went wire-to-wire to become the first male player to win his first four Major titles in less than two years. Starting the final round with a strong seven-shot margin, all eyes were on Brooks to cruise […]

Think print is dead? Think again. Inside Golf (again) bucking the trend

Think print is dead? Think again. Inside Golf (again) bucking the trend

Australia’s Most-Read Golf Magazine, Inside Golf, is demonstrating that the much-hyped “demise of the print magazine industry” is far from reality; with recent results and partnerships signalling a bright future for the publication. While once notable Australian golf titles like Golf Magazine, Pacific Golfer, Golf Vacations and others have either exited the Australian print industry […]

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