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Discovery and PGA TOUR to Create First-of-its-Kind International Golf Service

Discovery and PGA TOUR to Create First-of-its-Kind  International Golf Service

  PGA TOUR Commissioner Jay Monahan has had a front-row seat to watch Australia take over the sport of golf. Jason Day and Marc Leishman themselves in contention week after week, and 21-year-old Curtis Luck—the former amateur world No. 1—will soon be knocking on the door. Golf, now more than ever, is an international sport. […]

Cameron Davis wins Nashville Golf Open

Cameron Davis wins Nashville Golf Open

Seeking his first Web.com Tour title, Cameron Davis rolled in a 3-foot birdie putt on the 72nd hole to win the third annual Nashville Golf Open Benefitting the Snedeker Foundation by one stroke over Kevin Dougherty, Josh Teater and Lanto Griffin. Davis essentially came out of nowhere to earn his maiden Tour win, in just […]

PGA TOUR – Australian Player Results – Week ending May 28, 2018

PGA TOUR – Australian Player Results – Week ending May 28, 2018

The PGA TOUR and its affiliated Tours boasts a large roster of Australians as members. Here is the recap from this past week’s action and the Australians’ performances.     Fort Worth Invitational Colonial CC, Fort Worth, Texas Purse: $7,100,000 ($1,278,000 to winner)   Player Result Earnings FedExCup Standing Notes Robert Allenby DNP Stuart Appleby […]

PGA TOUR – Australian Player Results – Week ending May 21, 2018

PGA TOUR – Australian Player Results – Week ending May 21, 2018

The PGA TOUR and its affiliated Tours boasts a large roster of Australians as members. Here is the recap from this past week’s action and the Australians’ performances. AT&T Byron Nelson May 17-13 Trinity Forest Golf Club, Dallas, Texas Purse: $7,700,000 ($1,386,000 to winner)   Next Tournament: Fort Worth Invitational (Fort Worth, Texas, May 24-27) […]

PGA TOUR – Australian Player Results, May 6, 2018

PGA TOUR – Australian Player Results, May 6, 2018

Here is the recap from this past week’s action and the Australians’ performances on The PGA TOUR and its affiliated Tours. Wells Fargo Championship  May 3-6 Quail Hollow Club, Charlotte, North Carolina Purse: $7,700,000 ($1,386,000 to winner)   Player Result Earnings FedExCup Standing Notes Robert Allenby DNP — Stuart Appleby DNP — Aaron Baddeley CUT […]

PGA TOUR, Australian Player Results, Week of April 23, 2018

PGA TOUR, Australian Player Results, Week of April 23, 2018

  Zurich Classic of New Orleans        April 26-29 TPC Louisiana, Avondale, Louisiana Purse: $7,200,000 ($1,036,800 to each team member)   Next Tournament: Wells Fargo Championship (Charlotte, North Carolina, May 3-6)   Player Result Earnings FedExCup Standing Notes Robert Allenby DNP Stuart Appleby DNP Aaron Baddeley CUT (-2) — 110 Partnered with Scott Stallings. Made seven […]

Player eligibility criteria announced for 2018 Melbourne World Cup of Golf

Player eligibility criteria announced for 2018 Melbourne World Cup of Golf

The International Federation of PGA Tours announced today that the player eligibility criteria for the 2018 Melbourne World Cup of Golf has been confirmed, as anticipation builds to the unique international teams event return to the famed Melbourne Sandbelt region November 22-25, 2018 at The Metropolitan Golf Club. The Melbourne World Cup of Golf will […]

2019 Junior Presidents Cup dates, venue announced

2019 Junior Presidents Cup dates, venue announced

The PGA TOUR, in partnership with the American Junior Golf Association, announced today that the 2019 Junior Presidents Cup will take place on Sunday, December 8 and Monday, December 9, 2019 at The Royal Melbourne Golf Club in Melbourne, Australia. The Junior Presidents Cup will precede the 2019 Presidents Cup, which will be contested at The […]

PGA Tour – Australian Player Results, Earnings – Week of April 16, 2018

PGA Tour – Australian Player Results, Earnings – Week of April 16, 2018

The PGA TOUR and its affiliated Tours boasts a large roster of Australians as members. Here is the recap from this past week’s action and the Australians’ performances. Valero Texas Open   April 19-22 TPC San Antonio – AT&T Oaks, San Antonio, Texas Purse: $6,200,000 ($1,116,000 to the winner) Next Tournament: Zurich Classic of New Orleans […]

PGA TOUR-Affiliated Tours – Australian Player Results, Week of April 9, 2018

PGA TOUR-Affiliated Tours – Australian Player Results, Week of April 9, 2018

The PGA TOUR and its affiliated Tours boast a large roster of Australians as members. Here is the recap from this past week’s action and the Australians’ performances.   RBC Heritage            April 12-15 Harbour Town GL, Hilton Head, South Carolina Purse: $6,700,000 ($1,206,000 to the winner)  Player Result Earnings Notes Robert Allenby DNP Stuart Appleby […]

FedEx announced as sponsor of World Golf Championships-FedEx St. Jude Invitational

FedEx announced as sponsor of World Golf Championships-FedEx St. Jude Invitational

The PGA TOUR, on behalf of the International Federation of PGA Tours, today announced FedEx will become the title sponsor for the newly-named World Golf Championships-FedEx St. Jude Invitational, which will move to Memphis, Tennessee, and TPC Southwind beginning with the 2018-19 PGA TOUR Season. FedEx will assume title sponsorship of the event currently known as […]

PGA Tour – Aussie results, earnings for Week of April 2, 2018

PGA Tour – Aussie results, earnings for Week of April 2, 2018

The PGA TOUR and its affiliated Tours boasts a large roster of Australians as members. Here is the recap from this past week’s action and the Australians’ performances.   Masters Tournament            April 5-8 Augusta National GC, Augusta, Georgia Purse: $11,000,000 ($1,980,000 to the winner) Player Result Earnings Notes Cameron Smith T5 (-9) $386,375 Qualified by […]

PGA Tour – Aussie results for Week of March 26, 2018

PGA Tour – Aussie results for Week of March 26, 2018

PGA TOUR-Affiliated Tours. Australian Player Results for the week of March 26, 2018 The PGA TOUR and its affiliated Tours boasts a large roster of Australians as members. Here is the recap from this past week’s action and the Australians’ performances.   Houston Open March 29 – April 1 GC of Houston, Humble, Texas Purse: $7,000,000 […]

Watson wins WGC Dell Match Play

Watson wins WGC Dell Match Play

Bubba Watson claimed a thumping 7 and 6 victory over Kevin Kisner to win a second World Golf Championships title at the WGC – Dell Technologies Match Play. Kisner had beaten Alex Noren in a high-quality semi-final and the championship match looked set to be a tight affair but Watson won the first five holes […]

PGA TOUR and ISPS HANDA PGA Tour of Australasia announce cooperation agreement

PGA TOUR and ISPS HANDA PGA Tour of Australasia announce cooperation agreement

The PGA TOUR and ISPS HANDA PGA Tour of Australasia have announced that they have signed a cooperation and golf-development agreement, with the two golf organisations collaborating to strengthen professional tournament golf in both the Australasian region as well as globally. The agreement went into effect on December 4, 2017. The two organisations have long […]

Pearce wins qualifier to join Marchesani, fellow Aussies

Pearce wins qualifier to join Marchesani, fellow Aussies

Sydney’s Michael Pearce shot a 4-under 68 at Luxehills International Country Club to win the Monday qualifier and join James Marchesani and nine other Australians in the field for the RMB 1.5 million Chengdu Championship, the opening event of this year’s PGA TOUR Series-China. After making the turn at 1-over in the 18-hole qualifier, Pearce […]

Phil thrills in Mexico to capture first win since 2013

Phil thrills in Mexico to capture first win since 2013

Phil Mickelson eclipsed a moment of magic from Justin Thomas to beat his compatriot in a play-off at the WGC – Mexico Championship and secure his first title since winning the Open in 2013. The American pair finished tied on 16 under par after an enthralling final round at Chapultepec Golf Club. Mickelson saw his […]

Australians set to challenge Johnson at WGC-Mexico Championship

Australians set to challenge Johnson at WGC-Mexico Championship

A casual observer likely would not have realized the history made solely from the moment alone. A stoic Dustin Johnson, with a short tap-in and a quiet fist pump. It appeared, on the surface, like any other win under his belt. But when Johnson raised the venerable Gene Sarazen Cup in 2017—its classic, yet intricate […]

From Hardwood to Hero: Watson wins Genesis Open

From Hardwood to Hero: Watson wins Genesis Open

It’s easy to say Bubba Watson’s weekend on the golf course went just a little bit better than his weekend on the hardwood. Less than 24 hours after scoring just two points in the NBA’s All-Star Celebrity Game—and going viral with his dubious blocked shot at the hands of Tracy McGrady—Watson flipped the script Sunday, […]

Arnold looks to reignite career at PGA TOUR Series-China Q-School

Arnold looks to reignite career at PGA TOUR Series-China Q-School

Australia’s Scott Arnold is targeting a top-15 finish at this week’s PGA TOUR Series-China International Qualifying Tournament No. 2 in Hainan with a view to eventually progressing to the Web.com Tour, where his elder brother Jamie is playing a second successive season. The younger Arnold, a former European Tour player, is among 13 Australians competing […]

Four Aussies earn cards for PGA Tour Series-China

Four Aussies earn cards for PGA Tour Series-China

American Jeffrey Kang shot eight birdies in a 6-under 66 Sunday to secure a one-stroke victory over Australia’s Lucas Herbert at the PGA TOUR Series-China International Qualifying Tournament No. 1, the first of two successive 72-hole qualifiers at Mission Hills Haikou. Kang, who started the day one shot behind Sweden’s Oskar Arvidsson, finished with a […]

Australians aim high at PGA TOUR Series-China Q-School

Australians aim high at PGA TOUR Series-China Q-School

Melbourne’s Lucas Herbert, who will play in this year’s Open Championship, is part of a strong Australian contingent at this week’s PGA TOUR Series-China International Qualifying Tournament No. 1, the first of two back-to-back 72-hole qualifiers at Mission Hills Haikou’s Sandbelt Trails Course. The top-15 finishers will earn full cards on the 2018 PGA TOUR […]

PGA TOUR launches January for Jarrod

PGA TOUR launches January for Jarrod

Jarrod Lyle has not played much golf recently, and for good reason. Lyle, a native of Shepparton, Victoria, recently underwent his third bone barrow transplant for acute myeloid leukemia. The family faces significant financial challenges as Lyle battles the disease. With that in mind, the PGA TOUR launched January for Jarrod on January 3 as […]

Melbourne’s Metropolitan Golf Club to host 2018 World Cup of Golf

Melbourne’s Metropolitan Golf Club to host 2018 World Cup of Golf

The PGA TOUR, on behalf of the International Federation of PGA Tours, announced today that the 59th edition of the World Cup of Golf will return to Melbourne, Victoria, with The Metropolitan Golf Club playing host to 28 two-person teams representing their respective countries on November 21-25, 2018. As one of five events co-sanctioned by […]

Thomas, Schauffele finish FedEx season on top

Thomas, Schauffele finish FedEx season on top

A mere one stroke kept Justin Thomas from having a really good day. As it was, Thomas’ Sunday in Atlanta, Georgia, wasn’t too shabby. At the season-ending Tour Championship at East Lake Golf Club, Thomas finished second to rising star Xander Schauffele, who won his second tournament of the season in what has turned into […]

Leishman on a hot streak

Leishman on a hot streak

Marc Leishman’s good year just got better, as he continued to creep toward 2016-17 greatness. Add in another week like he just experienced at the BMW Championship and the word spectacular will most certainly accompany any description of his PGA Tour season. When this season began, Leishman was a one-time PGA TOUR winner, and that […]

Japan Airlines championship takes off

Japan Airlines championship takes off

The doors opened and the brilliance of the Imperial Palace was illuminated by dozens of camera flashes. For eight PGA TOUR Champions players, the moment truly showed the significance of the inaugural JAPAN AIRLINES Championship—not just for a city or region but for the entire country. Shinzō Abe welcomed eight players to his office in […]

Presidents Cup teams taking shape

Presidents Cup teams taking shape

With less than a week remaining before the automatic berths for the Presidents Cup are finalized, the two top players in the points standings for the U.S. team—Dustin Johnson and Jordan Spieth—went head to head in a sudden-death playoff at The Northern Trust, with Johnson posting a birdie on the first playoff hole to win […]

2017 FedEx Cup Playoffs preview

2017 FedEx Cup Playoffs preview

When Rory McIlroy won the 2016 FedExCup, he not only beat a great field. He overcame some big-time odds. A year ago, McIlroy began the playoffs in 36th place. When he won the TOUR Championship and snatched the FedExCup away from the favorites, he became only the second player in the event’s 10-year history to […]

Aussies at the WGC – Bridgestone Invitational

Aussies at the WGC – Bridgestone Invitational

When a tournament has only been held 18 times, and one guy has won seven titles, wins by anybody else can, perhaps, feel a bit hard to come by. Such was players’ prevailing attitude when Tiger Woods was winning World Golf Championships-Bridgestone Invitationals at what was a remarkable pace. Consider that Woods won the inaugural […]

Aussies to battle at new Web.com Tournament

Aussies to battle at new Web.com Tournament

In the history of the Web.com Tour, 29 Australians have won 53 events since the inception of the Tour in 1990. Beginning in 2018, the Aussies on Tour—and there are 21 this year—will have a new tournament to play as they try to add to that list. The Web.com Tour announced a new tournament, the […]

Historic win for Kim at The Players Championship

Historic win for Kim at The Players Championship

South Korea’s Si Woo Kim played the final round of THE PLAYERS Championship like the veteran that he is. Yet in only his second PLAYERS Championship, Kim, who began the final round trailing the leaders by two shots, took the lead late on the front nine at TPC Sawgrass and then methodically worked his way […]

FedEx Extends Sponsorship of the FedExCup on the PGA TOUR

FedEx Extends Sponsorship of the FedExCup on the PGA TOUR

Having celebrated the first decade of the FedExCup last September with Rory McIlroy’s memorable charge to the championship, the PGA TOUR and FedEx Corp. have announced a long-term extension of the shipping giant’s sponsorship of the FedExCup season-long competition on the PGA TOUR. “The FedEx relationship has been invaluable to the PGA TOUR on multiple […]

Nisbet eagles playoff to win Clearwater Bay Open

Nisbet eagles playoff to win Clearwater Bay Open

Newly married Daniel Nisbet sank a 10-foot eagle putt to beat third-round leader Alex Kang in a playoff for the RMB1.2 million Clearwater Bay Open, Hong Kong’s first Ping An Bank China Tour – PGA TOUR China Series event.  Playing in the penultimate group, the Australian carded a six-under-par 64 for a 15-under-total of 265, […]

Chalmers grabs maiden win on PGA Tour

Chalmers grabs maiden win on PGA Tour

Two time Australian PGA champion Greg Chalmers has notched an emotional maiden PGA TOUR victory at the Barracuda Championship in Nevada, punctuated with a stunning 72nd hole eagle. Chalmers, one of the most popular players both in Australia and the US, hit the shot of a lifetime to the 72nd hole under intense pressure to […]

I’ll take even par, says Spieth

I’ll take even par, says Spieth

REIGNING US Open champion Jordan Spieth has suggested Oakmont, host to this month’s US Open, is arguably golf’s toughest test. “I know that if you win a US Open at Oakmont, you can go ahead and say that you’ve conquered the hardest test in all of golf because this is arguably the hardest course in […]

Groundhog Day: Jason wins The Barclays

Groundhog Day: Jason wins The Barclays

  Jason Day’s magnificent winning streak has continued, with the Aussie favourite winning The Barclays at Plainfield Country Club this morning and his fourth win on the PGA TOUR this season. Day fired a bogey free final round of 8-under 62 to take out the first of the four FedEx Cup playoff events by six […]

A Major Day: Jason wins USPGA

A Major Day: Jason wins USPGA

Jason Day has finally added a long awaited Major title to his name, securing the PGA Championship this morning at Whistling Straits. Firing a history-making score of 20-under 268, Day has also set a new record for the lowest to par score to win a Major Championship. This was previously set at 19-under the card […]

Jordan Spieth captures US Open

Jordan Spieth captures US Open

Jordan Spieth has stamped his name indelibly into the history books, capturing the 2015 US Open at Chambers Bay in Washington. On a course that was widely criticised by players and fans on Social Media for its overly-difficult layout, small target areas and ultra-slick and patchy-looking greens, Spieth outlasted a quality field in a final […]

Jason Day battles vertigo, leads US Open

Jason Day battles vertigo, leads US Open

“They’re going to make a movie about that round.” That was caddie, coach and mentor Col Swatton’s take on Jason Day’s almost unbelievable achievement today as he defied all the odds to take a share of the US Open lead a day after collapsing midway through his second round. After intense treatment and diagnosis with […]