Malcolm Knox Yes! Adam Scott has landed himself a new green jacket and the great white whale of Australian sport.
Phil Lutton Tour veteran Peter O'Malley says no guarantees championship will remain at Coolum.
Phil Lutton THERE are no guarantees the Australian PGA Championship will remain at Coolum, despite mining magnate Clive Palmer's insistence the event is going nowhere, says tour veteran Peter O'Malley.
Little-known Queenslander Matthew Guyatt overtakes Adam Scott with a stunning seven-under par first round.
Simon White Argentinean younster Emiliano Grillo - the second youngest player on the European tour - heads into the weekend with a four-shot lead but some big names chasing him.
Simon White Paul Casey appeared to let an opportunity slip thorugh his grasp at the $2 million Perth International yesterday but Bo Van Pelt seemed to grab his chance with both hands.
After an opening day of surprises atop the leaderboard, more testing weather conditions on day two should sort out whether the unheralded early stars can keep going.
Simon White Paul Casey stars in the afternoon but a flock of unheralded players top the leaderboard after day one of the $2 million Perth International.
Simon White Even allowing for the nature of tournament golf, many of the names up in lights after day one of the Perth International came as a surprise.
Simon White Day four dawns with a three-way tussle at the top of the leaderboard - American Bo Van Pelt, US Ryder Cup star Jason Dufner and Argentinean youngster Emiliano Grillo.
Damon Welsford hopes getting rid of the post-Christmas rust and being aggressive will edge him closer to reaching his dream of playing in the British Open.
James Dampney Brett Rankin believes he has to make additions to his golf bag after being named to replace Adam Scott in the field for the Australian Open at Royal Sydney.
John Coomber and James Dampney Adam Scott will miss the Australian Open golf championship because his knee is too sore to walk around the course.
James Dampney It took over 20 years for Craig Parry to finally get his hands on an Australian Open title and the veteran golfer is advising against backing him this week.
James Dampney Former champion Robert Allenby will tee off alongside Northern Irishman Darren Clarke and American John Daly in a marquee group at the Australian Open.
New Zealander Michael Campbell has withdrawn from next week's 2008 Australian Open at Royal Sydney due to injury.
Wayne Heming Hyatt Coolum's course record 63 is under threat with Robert Allenby declaring he could shoot "anything" during this week's $1.5m Australian PGA Championship.
Sam Lienert Australian Masters favourite Robert Allenby positioned himself for a strong weekend tilt at a third gold jacket on Friday.
The golfers who have given their names to Melbourne's newest championship course also put the layout to the test on Monday.
Robert Grant Wayward golfer John Daly, whose once promising career has degenerated into a sideshow, will play in the Australian Masters at Huntingdale next week.