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Five-time champion Tom Watson invited to play 2015 British Open at St Andrews

Tom Watson

Tom Watson has been given an exemption to play in the 2015 British Open at St. Andrews to mark the 40th anniversary of his first appearance and victory in the championship, the Royal and Ancient...

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Adam Scott comfortable ahead of Masters defence

Adam Scott in action during the second round of the World Golf Championships-Cadillac Championship in March 2014.

Adam Scott's quest for greatness means he'll never be too relaxed in the comfort zone he senses when entering Augusta National's gates.

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Putter ban won't stop Scott: Senior

Adam Scott

Adam Scott is not reliant on his anchored putting stroke and he can challenge Peter Thomson's record of five major titles, says tour senior statesman Peter Senior.

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Prizemoney allocation against the grain of golf's world cup teams event

Jason Day of Australia reacts to his missed putt.

Charles Happell The World Cup of Golf will be more about the individual than the team thanks to the money.

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Jason Day shoots 66 to grab lead at World Cup

Jason Day of Australia.

Matt Murnane Australia's 'Dream Team' is poised to make good on Adam Scott's promise to win the World Cup.

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Jason Day seizes World Cup lead

Jason Day

Matt Murnane Australia's Jason Day has taken the individual lead with a superb third round in golf's World Cup and also put his nation in the box seat to claim team honours.

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Live coverage: 2013 World Cup of Golf

Jason Day

Scott Spits Welcome to our rolling coverage of the final day of the World Cup of Golf at Royal Melbourne. It's shaping as a dramatic day with Australian Jason Day holding a slender lead over Denmark's Thomas...

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Watson 'felt sick' watching Scott's British Open meltdown

Tom Watson of the US during a practice round ahead of the British Open Golf Championship at Royal St George's golf course in Sandwich, England, Monday, July 11, 2011. (AP Photo/Tim Hales)

Peter Stone The five-time British Open champion Tom Watson felt sick for days after witnessing Adam Scott's meltdown on the last four holes of this year's championship, but believes Scott will benefit from the...

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Peter Senior wins Australian Open

Australian Open winner Peter Senior.

Sydney Peter Senior becomes oldest Australian Open champion in history after a drama-charged win at The Lakes Club.

Senior holds fast as juniors blown away

Glenn Jackson Peter Senior wins second Australian Open as players feel full force of Sydney's unpredictable weather.

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Senior's moment as Open's oldest winner parties into the dark

Player Peter Senior

Glenn Jackson THE oldest Australian Open winner fittingly went on a bit to do it. At 7.43pm on a bleak and blustery Sunday night at the Lakes, Peter Senior became the Australian Open champion for the second time -...

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Ogilvy 'hungrier than ever'

Geoff Ogilvy

Wayne Heming, Coolum Geoff Ogilvy is in a select club of eight Australians to have won a major.

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Adam Scott wins US Masters

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Ben Everill Adam Scott has become the first Australian golfer to win the US Masters, snapping one of the country's great sporting hoodoos.

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Scott's power and elegance reap day of glory

Adam Scott of Australia gestures on the 9th green during his final round on day four of the 2012 British Open Golf Championship.

Michael Clayton We all watched Scott throw away the British Open at Royal Lytham last year.

Champion call on putt by a Kiwi veteran

Adam Scott of Australia reacts alongside caddie Steve Williams

Daniel Gilhooly Master caddie Steve Williams' tight connection with Australian golf finally reaped the reward of a major championship when the veteran Kiwi bagman helped steer Adam Scott to his historic Masters win.

Thomson says British Open revenge could happen in near future

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Matt Murnane His mental demons finally buried and the roadblock that stood in the way of his first major title beaten down, Adam Scott is now poised to surpass Tiger Woods and Rory McIlroy as the top man in world...

New master pulls out the broomstick to deliver some old-fashioned magic

Adam Scott

Michael Clayton At Kingston Heath last summer, Adam Scott put on the most elegant golfing exhibition ever seen in this country.

Final frontier ends decades of heartbreak at golf's true major

Adam Scott

Malcolm Knox Yes! Adam Scott has landed himself a new green jacket and the great white whale of Australian sport.

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Scott will be Australia's greatest ever, says Norman

Adam Scott and  Greg Norman

Ben Everill Greg Norman believes Adam Scott can win more majors than any other Australian after smashing the country's 77-year US Masters hoodoo.

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Now for No.1 for Scott

New master: Adam Scott receives his green jacket from 2012 winner Bubba Watson.

Matt Murnane With a major burden off his back, the sky's the limit for Adam Scott, says legend Peter Thomson.