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Jason Dufner makes up for past heartache with US PGA triumph

Jason Dufner

American Jason Dufner has won his first golf major, taking out the US PGA Championship by two shots, two years after being beaten for the title in a playoff.

Geoff Ogilvy a starter in Perth International golf tournament

Geoff Ogilvy.

Brad Elborough Australia's 2006 US Open champion Geoff Ogilvy is heading to Western Australia for the Perth International golf tournament in October.

Lee Westwood boosts Ryder Cup chances with blistering opening round at PGA Championship

Lee Westwood

James Corrigan Paul McGinley, Europe's Ryder Cup captain, asked him for form so Lee Westwood gave him some.

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Tiger Woods' swing killing career, warns Nick Faldo

Tiger Woods hits out of the rough at Firestone Country Club on Sunday..

James Corrigan As the game waited anxiously for news of the severity of Tiger Woods's back injury, Sir Nick Faldo warned the 14-time major champion that he must change his swing to prolong his career, while Rory...

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British Open: Adam Scott may rue the putts that got away

Scott struggled with his broomstick putter.

Malcolm Knox Adam Scott's putter once again proved his biggest problem as the British Open got under way at Hoylake.

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Matt Jones leads Australians out at Open

Matt Jones.

Matt Jones will lead out the Australian contingent at the 143rd British Open confident his breakthrough season can continue at the highest level.

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Jason Day ready to get down and dirty at Open

Jason Day plays a shot off the 1st tee during a practice round at the Royal Liverpool Golf Club prior to the start of the British Open Golf Championship.

Liam FitzGibbon, Hoylake As far as Jason Day is concerned, the windier and wetter the better at Royal Liverpool this week.

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Olympic golf criteria would exclude two current major champions

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Controversial criteria for entry to the 2016 Olympic golf competitions is sure to reignite debate over the sport's return to the Games.

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Marc Leishman makes strong start at British Open

Marc Leishman at Hoylake.

Australian Marc Leishman was among the early pacesetters as the 143rd British Open began in glorious conditions at Royal Liverpool on Thursday.

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Adam Scott, Bubba Watson and Charl Schwartzel grouped for US Open

Mark Lamport-Stokes Australia's world No.1 Adam Scott and fellow major winners Bubba Watson and Charl Schwartzel will form an eye-catching grouping for the first two rounds of next week's US Open at Pinehurst, North...

US Open: First round

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Stephen Samuelson Live coverage of the first round of the US Open from Pinehurst.

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John Senden climbs Masters leaderboard with birdie blitz

John Senden

Adam Scott and John Senden are well placed to keep the green jacket in Australian hands halfway through the Masters at Augusta National.

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I belong: Oliver Goss

Oliver Goss of Australia and his caddie Brian Tam on the second fairway during the second round of the 2014 Masters Tournament.

Ben Everill Oliver Goss will celebrate his 20th birthday in style with another round at Augusta National after the young Australian golf amateur made the cut at the Masters.

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Newlywed Adam Scott keeps his chase for world No.1 alive

That's more like it: Adam Scott bounced back from a poor first round.

Ben Everill Adam Scott produced a 10-shot turnaround to make the cut on the number and keep his chase for world No.1 alive and then dropped a wedding bombshell at the US PGA Players Championship.

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Adam Scott proclaims Texas win as validation of No.1 ranking

Adam Scott shot consecutive rounds of 66 to clinch victory.

Ben Everill World No.1 Adam Scott has taken out his first PGA tournament as the world's No.1 golfer, beating American Jason Dufner in the third hole of a play-off at the Colonial event.

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Adam Scott forced to wait for No.1 mantle

Ben Everill Adam Scott has ditched world No.1 thoughts for this week and will focus on the big picture in the final round of the World Golf Championships event in Miami.

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US Masters 2014: Augusta bans Matt Fitzpatrick's caddie over sandals

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In a bizarre tale which will surely enter the Augusta annals of pettiness, a caddy was told by officials that he could not wear his usual sandals because it was against the club rules.

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Masters champion Scott paired with Dufner, U.S. Amateur winner

Australia's Adam Scott .

Michael Buteau Adam Scott will play the opening two rounds with PGA champion Jason Dufner and Matthew Fitzpatrick, the U.S. Amateur champion.

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Eisenhower Tree just a memory at Augusta

Gone: Augusta National's 17th fairway, minus the Eisenhower Tree.

Rustin Dodd Dwight Eisenhower stared down Hitler and helped mastermind the grandest, most treacherous war-time invasion in the history of the world. But when it came to golf, Ike had a major tree problem.

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US Masters champion Adam Scott's tribute to coach Brad Malone

Adam Scott

Adam Scott says it's time his brother-in-law Brad Malone got more recognition for his transformation into a golfing major championship force.