Richard Hinds

Richard Hinds

Richard Hinds is the Chief Sports Columnist for The Sydney Morning Herald

Golf

Straight shooter likes his chances

Richard Hinds, Lytham For Adam Scott, major championships have proven far too elusive to suggest he should win. But at the British Open venue that suits his game better than any other, and with Scott looking almost...

Golf

Adam Scott one shot off lead

Adam Scott on the fifth hole at the British Open.

Richard Hinds Adam Scott could hardly have a better chance to win the British Open victory. After opening rounds of 64-67, the Australian was just one shot behind the surprise leader, American Brandt Snedeker, and...

Good guy Scott will have to wear the choker tag

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Richard Hinds In the hollow aftermath to Adam Scott's capitulation at Royal Lytham, it was tempting to suggest that, having grown up idolising fellow Queenslander Greg Norman, such a grim fate on the closing...

Golf

Shark echoes in Scott's demise

Australia's Adam Scott of Australia reacts to a missed par putt on the 18th green during the final round of the 141st Open Championship at Royal Lytham & St. Annes Golf Club.

Richard Hinds In the hollow aftermath to Adam Scott's calamitous capitulation at Royal Lytham and St Annes, it was tempting to suggest that, having grown up idolising fellow Queenslander Greg Norman, such a grim...

Golf

Scott's way or just post-traumatic stress?

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Richard Hinds As a teenager, Adam Scott wept when Greg Norman fell apart at the 1996 Masters.