Rod Pampling is sharpening his mental game amid a field of desperate golfers making last stands to retain their US PGA Tour cards for next season.
Los Angeles Field of desperate golfers making last stands to retain US PGA Tour cards for next season.
Carl Pettersson, coming off his best finish in a major, fired an eight-under 62 on Thursday to seize a one-shot lead after the first round of the PGA Tour's Wyndham Championship.
Australian golfer Steve Allan almost doubled his entire season's US PGA Tour prizemoney with his storming finish in the Viking Classic on Sunday.
Andrew Both The last time Stuart Appleby won a golf tournament, John Howard was still prime minister and Hillary Clinton was expected to become the next American president.
Michelle Wie will tee up against the men next week as she tries to move on after a scorecard blunder that saw her disqualified from the LPGA State Farm Classic.
Australian rookie Matt Jones swept back to form to grab a share of fourth place in the Buick Open.
Andrew Both You could get pretty long odds on Mathew Goggin becoming the next Australian golfer to win a major championship.
By Tim Reynolds The US PGA Tour amended its divisive cut policy, giving players on the cut line one more day of competition to separate themselves from the bottom of the pack.
By Doug Ferguson A long line of US PGA Tour players have queued up to start their practice round at the Sony Open, the first full-field event of the season.
By John Coomber David Lutterus has survived a marathon 14 rounds of qualifying tournaments to secure every professional golfer's dream - a playing card for the US PGA Tour.
Australian Brett Rumford is within touching distance of a 2008 US PGA Tour card after rising to second place with one round to go in the qualifying school.
By John Coomber A dozen Australians are about to tee off in the first of six gruelling rounds at the Orange County National Golf Centre in Florida.
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.
By Doug Ferguson The PGA Tour plans to start its new drug-testing program as early as July, with penalties from a one-year suspension for a first offence to a lifetime ban.
Australian James Nitties is one steady round of golf away from his goal of a spot on the US PGA Tour.
Ronald Blum In golf terms, prize money on the US PGA Tour could be going from a birdie to even par - at best.
Doug Ferguson The US PGA Tour revamped its FedEx Cup race for the third straight year of its existence.
The US PGA Tour unveiled its 2009 schedule, and despite tough times the circuit features 25 tournaments offering at least $A9.12 million in prize money.
Robert Grant Australians Marc Leishman and Aron Price will be newcomers on the US PGA Tour next year.