Australia's Marc Leishman and Sergio Garcia of Spain shared the lead at the 77th Masters on Thursday after both shot six-under 66s in the first round at Augusta National.
Chinese 14-year-old schoolboy Guan Tianlang fired a one-over par 73 in a historic Masters debut on Thursday, making himself the low amateur player in the field at Augusta National.
Ben Everill, Augusta Marc Leishman tied in front with Spanish star Sergio Garcia at Augusta.
Ben Everill AUGUSTA: If bookies had seen Marc Leishman on the first tee at Augusta National, they would have offered even bigger odds about him sharing the Masters lead after the opening round.
Stephen Samuelson Live coverage of the final round of the US Masters.
Ben Everill An injury scare for spearhead Jason Day was the last thing Australian golf needed on the eve of the 76th Masters.
Martin Blake The idiosynchratic American left-hander conjures a miracle shot at the second playoff hole to beat South Africa’s Louis Oosthuizen and win the US Masters at Augusta National today.
Louis Oosthuizen believes the wonder shot he played for a rare albatross on the second hole in the final round of the Masters may have held him back.
American golfers will try to snap a seven-year losing streak at the opening event of the US PGA Tour season when the Mercedes-Benz Championship begins.
James Whitmore South Africa's Richard Sterne has moved into the world top 50 after capturing the South African Open title at Pearl Valley Golf Estates in the western Cape.
Keith McDonald South African golfer Thomas Aiken eagled the last hole for a course-record 61 and a one-stroke lead ahead of the final round of the Alfred Dunhill Championship.
Australian Adam Scott shot a six-under 66 to be one shot off the pace after the first day of the co-sanctioned European and Asian tour tournament.
American Jim Furyk eagled the first playoff hole on Wednesday to defeat Ireland's Padraig Harrington and win the 26th PGA Grand Slam of Golf.
Padraig Harrington and Jim Furyk both posted two-under 68s to share the lead in the first round of the PGA Grand Slam of Golf.
Josh Ball For double major winner Padraig Harrington, the most exclusive golf tournament of the year is also one of the most relaxing.
Andrew Both A late eagle helped Stuart Appleby salvage a respectable score from a potential wreck in the opening round at the Tour Championship.
Andrew Both Australians Mathew Goggin and Adam Scott mastered extremely difficult conditions to start strong in the first round at the Byron Nelson Championship in Dallas.
Andrew Both You could get pretty long odds on Mathew Goggin becoming the next Australian golfer to win a major championship.
Doug Ferguson Tiger Woods will miss up to six weeks of the PGA tour after undergoing arthroscopic surgery on his left knee.
As South African Trevor Immelman clinched a victory at the Masters, the Australians again were left to ponder their inability to master Augusta National.