Here is the recap from this past week’s action and the Australians’ performances.


PGA Tour

PGA Championship

Bellerive CC, St. Louis, Missouri

Purse: $10,500,000 ($1,980,000 to winner)

Player Result Earnings FedExCup


Jason Day T19 (-7) $113,125 6 The 2015 PGA Championship winner recorded his seventh top-25 finish in his ninth overall start at the event. He missed the cut in 2011 and 2012.
Craig Hocknull* CUT (+5) N/A The PGA of America club pro finished T12 in the 2018 PGA Pro Championship to qualify. In his PGA Championship debut, missed the cut with rounds of 72-73. His only other PGA TOUR start was at the Waste Management Open in 2017, where he missed the cut.
Marc Leishman T71 (+2) $19,200 22 In his eighth appearance at the PGA Championship, made the cut for the seventh time. The only year he missed the cut was in 2015 at Whistling Straits.
Adam Scott 3rd (-13) $748,000 70 Played as a special invite from the PGA of America in his 18th consecutive appearance at the PGA Championship. Made his first start in a final Sunday pairing on the PGA TOUR since the 2016 Honda Classic. Marked his best finish since winning the 2016 WGC-Mexico Championship (at Doral).
Cameron Smith T56 (-1) $22,566 51 In his third appearance at the PGA Championship, advanced to the weekend for the second time.


*Non-PGA TOUR member      

Next Tournament: Wyndham Championship

(Greensboro, North Carolina, August 16-19) Tour

Ellie Mae Classic at TPC Stonebrae

TPC Stonebrae, Hayward, California

Purse: $600,000 ($180,000 to the winner)



Player Result Earnings Notes
Steve Allan DNP
Jamie Arnold CUT (-3) Since a T20 finish at the LECOM Health Challenge, has missed the cut for the fourth consecutive time this season.
Ray Beaufils DNP  
Cameron Davis T14 (-13) $10,200 After missing the cut for four consecutive weeks after his win at the Nashville Golf Open Benefitting the Snedeker Foundation, he recorded his third top-15 finish in his 10th start of the season.
Brett Drewitt CUT (+1) Missed the cut for the fifth consecutive time this season.
Nick Flanagan DNP  
Rhein Gibson CUT (-2) Missed the cut for the third consecutive time this season. Hasn’t recorded a top-10 finish since a T3 and 3rd place finish at the first two opening events in the Bahamas.
Mathew Goggin DNP  
Bronson La’Cassie DNP
Danny List DNP
Curtis Luck CUT (-2) Following a T27 finish at the KC Golf Classic, missed the cut with rounds of 68-70.
James Nitties DNP
Cameron Percy DNP
Travis Smyth DNP
Michael Sim DNP

Next Tournament: WinCo Foods Portland Open presented by Kraft-Heinz

(Portland, Oregon, August 16-19)



MacKenzie Tour                                       

ATB Financial Open

Country Hills GC, Calgary, Alberta, Canada

Purse: CAD $200,000 (CAD $36,000 to the winner)



Player Result Earnings Notes
Brett Coletta CUT (-3) Despite a 6-under 65 in the second round, missed the cut by one shot at 3-under par.
Mathew Goggin T49 (-4) CAD $695 In his season debut, recorded three out of the four rounds under par to advance to the weekend.
Ruben Sondjaja CUT (-2)

 Next Tournament: Players Cup

(Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada, August 16-19)


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