Golf

Sun 18 Nov 2018

Lakes cruise as Ancer takes Open honours

premium_icon Lakes cruise as Ancer takes Open honours

ABRAHAM Ancer spent Sunday waiting for the challengers test his nerves, but they didn't, so he just waltzed away with the 103rd Australian Open title.

Aussie golf star revels in Open spotlight

Aussie golf star revels in Open spotlight

Cameron Smith admits it was a “cool experience” having extra support at the Australian Open this year in the absence of his big-name compatriots.

History awaits after epic moving day

History awaits after epic moving day

Mexico's Abraham Ancer has history in his sights heading into the final day of the Australian Open at The Lakes course in Sydney. F

Sat 17 Nov 2018

Awesome Ancer turns screws on Open field

Awesome Ancer turns screws on Open field

While his rivals faltered, charismatic Mexican Abraham Ancer turned on the style to take a five-shot lead into the final round of the Australian Open

Brain fade stalls Cameron Davis's Australian Open charge

Brain fade stalls Cameron Davis's Australian Open charge

Defending Australian Open champion Cameron Davis knows he could have been much deeper in red numbers if not for a series of sloppy lapses at The Lakes

Burnt-out Smith retains hope at Australian Open

Burnt-out Smith retains hope at Australian Open

Young gun Cameron Smith has cited mental burnout as factor in his performance over the first three rounds of the Australian Open at The Lakes.

Appleby, Baddeley only two Aussies to make cut at PGA event

Appleby, Baddeley only two Aussies to make cut at PGA event

Australia's Stuart Appleby and Aaron Baddeley have made the cut but find themselves slipping from contention in the RSM Classic on St Simons Island

Cooran golfer of 87 nails shot of a lifetime

premium_icon Cooran golfer of 87 nails shot of a lifetime

'My first thought was, 'I am over the water' and then I lost sight of it'

Fri 16 Nov 2018

Former Adelaide airport worker shares Australian Open lead

Former Adelaide airport worker shares Australian Open lead

Mechanic turned golfer Max McCardle believes he can go on with the job and win the Australian Open after claiming a share of the halfway lead at The Lakes

South Korean grabs back Open lead with hole-in-one

South Korean grabs back Open lead with hole-in-one

Byeong Hun An is back in the lead on day two at the Australian Open courtesy of a hole-in-one, ahead of Matt Kuchar and Australian amateur David Micheluzzi

Thu 15 Nov 2018

Defending champ's legs turn to jelly at Australian Open

Defending champ's legs turn to jelly at Australian Open

Defending champion Cameron Davis dropped seven shots in his opening three holes to leave him nine shots off the lead after day one at the Australian Open

Uber driver sets sights on huge golfing payday

Uber driver sets sights on huge golfing payday

World No.1939 Adam Stephens is the definition of the Aussie underdog and he's on track for a shock windfall if he keeps his form up at the Australian Open

Tiger-Phil shootout comes ‘15 years too late’

Tiger-Phil shootout comes ‘15 years too late’

Rory McIlroy won’t be shelling out the money to watch golf’s $A12 million showdown between Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson later this month.

Wed 14 Nov 2018

Quirky golf star takes a shine to Australia

Quirky golf star takes a shine to Australia

The stop, prop, set up and swing of American golfer Keegan Bradley has taken off on social media and the star could not hide his admiration.

Tue 13 Nov 2018

Tiger Woods robbing Aussie golf fans

premium_icon Tiger Woods robbing Aussie golf fans

In another blow for fans, next year’s Australian Open is unlikely to include any of golf’s biggest names because of Tiger Woods’ event in the Bahamas.

Smith’s stunning rise inspires golf’s new generation

premium_icon Smith’s stunning rise inspires golf’s new generation

Cameron Smith was just an anonymous amateur when he experienced the Australian Open for the first time in 2011. Now he’s Australia’s greatest hope.

Goddard concedes door closing on AFL career

premium_icon Goddard concedes door closing on AFL career

He’s not shutting the door, but former St Kilda and Essendon star Brendon Goddard knows it’s unlikely he’ll be involved at AFL level next year

How $10 can make Aussie Open great again

premium_icon How $10 can make Aussie Open great again

Former champion Geoff Ogilvy has advocated a levy on every golf club member in the country to overhaul the “second-rate feel” to the Australian Open.

VIDEO: one-legged golfer puts pros to shame

premium_icon VIDEO: one-legged golfer puts pros to shame

In a first for world golf, Juan Postigo will lead the game’s best disabled golfers alongside pro players at the Australian Open.

Sat 10 Nov 2018

Kuchar fires 64 to lead by two in Mexico

Kuchar fires 64 to lead by two in Mexico

Matt Kuchar has claimed the outright lead after the second round of the Mayakoba Golf Classic in Mexico, ahead by two strokes after eight birdies

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