australian open

Elvis hasn't left the building, or Open, yet

Elvis hasn't left the building, or Open, yet

He's the son of a gun who won't mind Elvis impersonators flocking to The Australian Golf club on Sunday as he looks to win the Australian Open. 6 Dec 2019
More than numbers for Kanaya's accountant caddie

More than numbers for Kanaya's accountant caddie

Australian Open contender Takumi Kanaya sits two shots adrift of 36-hole leader Matt Jones after a second round 69 and guiding him on his way is a Sydney accountant and volunteer caddie. 6 Dec 2019
Open first-timer Campbell ready for Saturday fourball

Open first-timer Campbell ready for Saturday fourball

As the likes of Adam Scott, Paul Casey and Louis Oosthuizen put the finishing touches on their preparations for this week's Australian Open, championship debutante Andrew Campbell took a different approach. 6 Dec 2019
Amateur hour at the Aussie Open

Amateur hour at the Aussie Open

Two young amateurs hailing from Asia lead the Australian Open after round one at The Australian Golf Club. Japan’s Takumi Kanaya possessing a strong Australian connection beyond this being his fourth time teeing it up in our national open. 5 Dec 2019
The pursuit of agronomic perfection

The pursuit of agronomic perfection

The first time I went to Augusta National I was in awe of its colours. They were seductive. The palette of pink, white and fuchsia azaleas and sweeping green fairways punctuated by clean white bunkers is striking to the eye. 5 Dec 2019
Adam Scott eyeing a second Australian Open title

Adam Scott eyeing a second Australian Open title

An elusive second major aside, a second Stonehaven Cup is what Adam Scott craves most as the former World No.1 makes his eagerly-awaited Australian Open return on Thursday. 4 Dec 2019
So-called expert golf tips for this week

So-called expert golf tips for this week

There is plenty of action around the world of golf this week. See who our experts are tipping and their best bet of the week across the Emirates Australian Open, Hero World Challenge and AFRASIA BANK Mauritius Open. 4 Dec 2019
EXCLUSIVE: Struggling Smylie Kaufman is just like you

EXCLUSIVE: Struggling Smylie Kaufman is just like you

“The thought of ‘when is it coming’.” 4 Dec 2019
Leaner Leishman hungry for Aussie Open triumph

Leaner Leishman hungry for Aussie Open triumph

A trimmed-down Marc Leishman will carry a major-like focus into this week's Australian Open as he bids once more to shed his tag as the country's best golfer yet to win on home soil. 3 Dec 2019
Hazardous smog hits Australian Open

Hazardous smog hits Australian Open

Golf Australia plans to bolster on-site medical staff if Sydney's fire-driven smog continues to disrupt this week's Australian Open. 3 Dec 2019
The Thing About Golf Podcast #8 - Peter Senior

The Thing About Golf Podcast #8 - Peter Senior

For more than 40 years Peter Senior has been plying his trade on the fairways of the world and is synonymous with at least two or perhaps three generations of Australian golfers. 3 Dec 2019
Injured Jason Day withdraws from Aussie Summer

Injured Jason Day withdraws from Aussie Summer

Presidents Cup Captain Ernie Els today announced that Korean Byeong Hun An will join the International Team following the withdrawal of Queenslander Jason Day. 30 Nov 2019
Woods defends Day's Australian absence

Woods defends Day's Australian absence

Tiger Woods has launched an impassioned defence of Jason Day for his lack of tournament play in Australia as he prepares to contest his national Open for just the fourth time in a decade. 23 Oct 2019
Ash Barty's 23, but she's already won 42 awards and titles

Ash Barty's 23, but she's already won 42 awards and titles

French Open, Don Bradman, Vegemite? The scope of Ash Barty's success is beginning to become unimaginable for a 23-year-old. 17 Oct 2019
The Thing About Golf Podcast #6 - Peter Lonard

The Thing About Golf Podcast #6 - Peter Lonard

Peter Lonard is one of the most popular golfers ever to represent Australia on the world stage. 16 Oct 2019
Cameron Smith confirmed for Australian PGA

Cameron Smith confirmed for Australian PGA

Cameron Smith is hoping to create history by becoming the first person in more than 100 years to win three consecutive Australian PGA Championship titles. 2 Sep 2019
Superstar Aussies coming to Sydney

Superstar Aussies coming to Sydney

Three of the biggest names in Australian golf will contest the 2019 Emirates Australian Open. 22 Aug 2019
Smith eyeing FedEx Cup playoff run

Smith eyeing FedEx Cup playoff run

Cameron Smith is coming home hunting a historic Australian PGA three-peat – but not before tending to some important business in America. 24 Jul 2019
Exclusive: Juan of a kind

Exclusive: Juan of a kind

The one-legged Spanish scratch marker Juan Postigo impressed everyone from kids to experienced Tour pros during his appearances in Australia late last year. But his story is even more remarkable than his beautiful golf swing. 11 Jul 2019
Confirmed: Woods event to clash with Australian Open

Confirmed: Woods event to clash with Australian Open

Adam Scott believes the Australian Open can snare some of the United States' star-studded Presidents Cup team despite the tournament clashing with Tiger Woods' event in the Bahamas. 24 Apr 2019
European Vocation: Jake McLeod

European Vocation: Jake McLeod

A twenty-something planning a year travelling around Europe is nothing new. Jake McLeod’s arrival in the Old World in 2019 won’t be any holiday as he takes his place as a European Tour rookie. 27 Mar 2019