Tournaments

Record-holder Rhein Gibson ready to go low at Qld Open

Bernie Pramberg Rhein Gibson, the golfer recognised as shooting the lowest round in history, is on target for a strong showing at the Isuzu Queensland Open starting Thursday at Brookwater.

Golf

Royal Canberra undecided about future tournaments

David Polkinghorne Royal Canberra is in a ''state of limbo'' on whether to host another elite tournament.

Jason Day says season best is 'still to come'

In his last two starts, Jason Day has been in the thick of final-round action, but the world No.7 knows his best this season is still in front of him.

US PGA Tour loses autumn tournaments

The US PGA Tour has lost at least one tournament from its Autumn Series because of the economy, with another tournament still up in the air.

O'Hern out of Australian tournaments

Nick O'Hern has been forced out of all three of Australia's big summer golf tournaments as he undergoes thumb surgery.

Jason Day and Stuart Appleby finish second at Barclays

Jason Day

Ben Everill American Hunter Mahan surged late to take victory away from a vintage Stuart Appleby performance and a rejuvenated Jason Day in the US PGA tour's opening playoff event at Ridgewood Country Club.

Stuart Appleby in the groove and near return to majors

A resurgent Stuart Appleby could be just two weeks away from ending a four-year absence from golf’s major championships after a vintage display at the US PGA Tour’s opening play-off...

Australians Adam Scott, Jason Day charging at PGA's FedEx Cup

Adam Scott

Ben Everill World No.2 Adam Scott is putting on a ball-striking clinic as he surges up the leaderboard into a share of top spot late in the second round of the Barclays at Ridgewood Country Club.

Adam Scott grabs share of lead, Rory McIlroy recovers nicely

Adam Scott used a run of four successive birdies on Friday to vault into a share of the halfway lead at The Barclays, and Rory McIlroy joined the fray at the opener of the four-event FedExCup...

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.

Jason Day surges as Adam Scott stumbles at The Barclays

Jason Day has a share of the lead.

Ben Everill Jason Day thrust himself into a tie for the lead while overnight leader Adam Scott imploded during the third round of the opening US PGA tour playoff event at Ridgewood Country Club.

Padraig Harrington loses US PGA tour card

Padraig Harrington missed the cut in North Carolina.

Three-time major champion Padraig Harrington missed the cut on Friday at the Wyndham Championship, losing his US PGA Tour card for next season.

Nick Watney grabs one-shot lead after Wyndham Championship third round

Nick Watney

Nick Watney carded a five-under-par 65 to grab the lead after the third round at the Wyndham Championship on Saturday.

American golfer Kevin Sutherland shoots 59 on seniors tour

Kevin Sutherland

Kevin Sutherland joined one of golf's most exclusive clubs on Saturday, firing a 59 in the second round of the Champions Tour tournament at En-Joie Golf Club.

Lydia Ko in hunt for women's golf major title

Lydia Ko.

New Zealand's Lydio Ko has given herself an outside shot at becoming the world's youngest golf major championship winner.

Australian Steve Jeffress beats compatriot Jake Higginbottom to Fiji title

Steve Jeffress in action on the final day.

Australian golfer Steve Jeffress recorded the biggest win of his career after he beat compatriot Jake Higginbottom in a final-day shootout to claim the inaugural $1 million Fiji International on...

Camilo Villegas wins US PGA event

Camilo Villegas poses with the Sam Snead Cup after winning the Wyndham Championship.

Camilo Villegas won the Wyndham Championship by a stroke Sunday for his first PGA Tour victory since 2010.

Rory McIlroy sets sights on fifth career major

Chris Strauss Jimmy Fallon couldn't contain his admiration.

Jason Day out to win golf's 'grand final'

Jason Day

Jason Day has labelled the FedEx Cup title golf's grand final and has set his sights on being the first Australian to win the season-long points race.

Adam Scott vows to pace Rory McIlroy

Adam Scott has vowed to elevate his game to ensure a rampant Rory McIlroy is not the only name in golf.