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Trav's stocks flying high

Travis Smyth has realised Tier II Benchmark status Despite struggling with jet lag after returning to Australia on Wednesday, Travis Smyth was still happy to be home following his impressive performance in last week’s US Amateur Championship. “It’s great to be back home, but gee it feels cold after last ...

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Klein & Park win Queensland Amateur

Redcliffe’s Doug Klein, who finished fifth in last year’s Isuzu Queensland Open at The Brisbane Golf Club, is the 2017 Queensland Men’s Amateur Champion. And 14-year-old Hye Park, of Royal Pines, is his female contemporary after beating Min Kweon in a see-sawing final played out in windy conditions this afternoon ...

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Green aiming to finish strong

Hannah Green will return to the United States this weekend determined to put the finishing touches on an outstanding rookie year and secure her place on the LPGA Tour. The Perth teenager has been a revelation on the second-tier Symetra Tour, highlighted by a victory at the Sara Bay Classic ...

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Wooster strikes gold in Canada

Sue Wooster holds aloft the Ada Mackenzie Trophy in Newfoundland. Picture: GOLF CANADA Australian Sue Wooster has won the Canadian Women’s Senior Championship in Newfoundland. The Victorian won a playoff over Canadian Mary Ann Hayward after carding a 1-over-par 73 in the final round at Humber Valley Resort. “It’s very ...

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Ten Aussies begin LPGA challenge

Gracie Lennon Soo-jin Lee has fired a remarkable six under par 66 to sit in a tie for second place after the opening round of stage one of the LPGA Qualifying School at Mission Hills Country Club in California overnight. Two shots behind Lee in a tie for 8th place ...

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Humbled Day makes slow progress

Jason Day plays on Long Island today. Picture: GETTY IMAGES Jason Day admits it’s been humbling entering the FedEx Cup playoffs out of the spotlight he’s owned for the past three seasons. And while a one-under-par 69 at Glen Oaks Club in New York today still left him T20 and ...

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VIDEO: Chasing Birdies for 23rd August

Mark Allen was joined by the media manager of Golf Australia Mark Hayes and Craig Spence.   Let’s block ads! (Why?) Golf Australia – News Headlines

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PODCAST: Episode #14 out now

We talk to Australia’s global golfer Scott Hend who’s typically entertaining and forthright (6:45); Hayesy tries to stoke the flames of an emerging rivalry as Hannah Green joins us (51:15); and we talk about the natural hazards at the upcoming NT PGA – massive crocs (1:07:00). In between, Martin Blake, ...

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Ogilvy planning for Australian Open

Ogilvy in action at the recent Wyndham Championship. Geoff Ogilvy all but committed to the 2017 Emirates Australian Open yesterday. Ogilvy, the 2010 champion, said his success in securing his 2018 US PGA Tour card last week would enable him to plot a controlled path to The Australian Golf Club ...

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Clayton: Ogilvy silences inner critics

Ogilvy in action during the Wyndham Championship. One of the stressful joys of sport is watching the progress of a person or a team for whom you have a great affection. I first met Geoff Ogilvy at Victoria Golf Club in late 1995 when he led the Victorian Open after ...

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