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  • Alistair PresnellChallenging week on Web.com Tour Posted on: Sep 15th, 2014

    A tough week for the Australian contingent at the Web.com Tour's third Finals Series event means all will be chasing a big finish at next week's Tour Championship to earn a place on the PGA TOUR. With three of the four events now complete only Cameron…

  • Peter FowlerFowler hot on Sunday Posted on: Sep 15th, 2014

    Peter Fowler shot the equal best score of the final round at the Open de Portugal to rocket into the top-10 and claim top Australian honours for the week. Fowler struggled over the first two rounds to be even par for the week heading to the final day…

  • Cameron SmithSmith finishes top-10 in Asia Posted on: Sep 15th, 2014

    A difficult weekend dropped Cameron Smith from a share of the lead through 36 holes to T7 at the Asian Tour's Yeangder Tournament Players Championship in Taiwan. Smith, in just his second year as a Professional, opened with rounds of 70-67 to be…

  • Wade Ormsby 5 650Ormsby flies Aussie flag alone Posted on: Sep 15th, 2014

    Wade Ormsby was the lone Australian to make the cut at the European Tour's Dutch Open this week finishing mid-field 11 shots behind winner Paul Casey. Ormsby, whose hopes of playing the Race to Dubai finals are fading as he slipped to 71st in the…

  • bmag Winner - Kurt Carlson 650500,000 reasons to smile Posted on: Sep 15th, 2014

    The 2014 bmag Week of Golf kicks off today at the Virginia Pro Am, with more than 80 professional golfers from around Australia vying for the 500,000 Frequent Flyer points on offer for the week long competition. The bmag Week of Golf will be played…

  • Jason DayDay tops in FedEx Cup Posted on: Sep 15th, 2014

    Despite an injury disrupted season and losing his caddy and coach for the final event of the year Jason Day has finished top Australian in the season long FedEx Cup competition on the PGA TOUR. With a T4 finish at the TOUR Championship Day remained in…

  • David McKenzieMcKenzie makes history in China Posted on: Sep 15th, 2014

    David McKenzie made a piece of history on the PGA TOUR China this week becoming the first two time winner on the fledgeling circuit with a two shot victory at the Cadillac Championship in Beijing. The 47-year-old, who also took out Lanhai Open in…

  • Adam StephensStephens wins the South Pacific Open Posted on: Sep 13th, 2014

    New South Welshman Adam Stephens has won the 2014 South Pacific Open Championship at Tina Golf Course in Noumea, New Caledonia. Starting the round with a five shot lead Stephens got off to a shaky start when he made bogey on his first hole of the…

  • Adam Stephens 3 650Stephens extends his lead in New Caledonia Posted on: Sep 12th, 2014

    New South Welshman Adam Stephens has consolidated his lead after the third round of the South Pacific Open Championship in New Caledonia. Starting the day with a two shot lead, Stephens played steady golf to shot 3-under 68 to be 14-under the card…

  • Royal PinesRoyal Pines on track for Aus PGA Champs Posted on: Sep 12th, 2014

    Whether it has been the collective ‘touching of wood’ by those involved or perhaps even divine intervention, the redesign of the initial nine holes of the RACV Royal Pines tournament layout on the Gold Coast is on schedule, almost to the…

  • Laura-Geitz-Geitz headlines women in golf breakfast Posted on: Sep 12th, 2014

    Female representatives from the PGA of Australia and Australian Ladies Professional Golf (ALPG) gathered on the Gold Cost this week to celebrate women in golf as part of the PGA’s Women of the PGA initiative. Run in conjunction with the PGA’s…

  • Adam StephensStephens leads in the South Pacific Posted on: Sep 11th, 2014

    New South Welshman Adam Stephens leads the South Pacific Open Championship by two shots after two rounds at the Tina Golf Course. With a second round of 7-under 65, for a two round total of 11-under the card, Stephens believes it could have been even…

  • Glenn JoynerJoyner looking to build on good finish Posted on: Sep 11th, 2014

    Playing just his second European Senior Tour event since earning a card at the 2014 Q-School Glenn Joyner will look to pick up where he left off at last week's Russian Senior Open. The South Australian rookie stumbled to a first round 80 in Moscow but…

  • Brad Shilton 650Shilton leads on a morning of low scores Posted on: Sep 11th, 2014

    Following the morning field of the second round at the South Pacific Open Championship, New Zealander Brad Shilton has a two shot lead. Starting the day four shots off the lead, Shilton fired off a bogey free round of 6-under the card to move to the…

  • Untitled-12Smith awarded top PGA Teaching honour Posted on: Sep 11th, 2014

    Long time PGA Professional Ritchie Smith has received the esteemed PGA Teacher of the Year award. Presented at this year’s Srixon PGA Coaching Summit, the peer nominated award was announced on Thursday at RACV Royal Pines Resort on the Gold Coast in…

  • Brett Rumford 3 650Rumford looks to keep rolling Posted on: Sep 11th, 2014

    After a positive result in Switzerland last week Brett Rumford will look to keep his comeback on track at this week's KLM Open in the Netherlands. Rumford, who has struggled for most of 2014, finally found some form last week at the European Masters…

  • Scott GardinerClock ticking for PGA TOUR hopefuls Posted on: Sep 11th, 2014

    Pressure is mounting for 11 of the 13 Australians hoping to gain a 2015 PGA TOUR card via the Web.com Finals Series as the third event of the four tournament series gets underway this week. Cameron Percy is the only Australian guaranteed a start on…

  • Jason DayAussies hunting $10 million pay day Posted on: Sep 11th, 2014

    The equation is simple for all four Australians in this week's TOUR Championship to have a chance to claim the game's most lucrative prize: win. Jason Day, Adam Scott, John Senden and Geoff Ogilvy have all qualified for the 29-man field but none is…

  • Photo galleryPhotos: South Pacific Open - Round 1 Posted on: Sep 11th, 2014

    The PGA Tour of Australasia is visiting another picturesque destination, New Caledonia, for this week's tournament. The South Pacific Open Championship teed off in beautiful conditions and shows off the beauty of the Tina Golf Course as well as…

  • Michael WrightAussie trio lead in New Caledonia Posted on: Sep 10th, 2014

    A trio of Australian Professionals have set the early pace in New Caledonia to lead the South Pacific Open Championship being played at Tina Golf Course. Queenslander Michael Wright, South Australian Jason Norris and Victorian Daniel Valente all fired…

  • Marcus BothAsian Tour back on home soil Posted on: Sep 10th, 2014

    The Asian Tour returns to Asian soil for the first time since June this week when the Yeangder Tournament Players Championship tees off in Chinese Taipei. Cameron Smith, the highest placed Australian on the Asian Tour Order of Merit at 15th, will lead…

  • Brett DrewittAussies aiming for big finish in China Posted on: Sep 10th, 2014

    Four Australians are in the top-10 on the PGA TOUR China Order of Merit but with just five events left in the season it will be difficult for any to catch runaway leader Xin Jun Zhang and earn a spot on the 2015 Web.com Tour. Zhang, a Chinese native,…

  • Michael WrightWright and Norris set early pace Posted on: Sep 10th, 2014

    The first round of the South Pacific Open Championship teed off in sunny conditions at Tina Golf Club today. With a bogey free round of 5-under 66 Michael Wright cruised to the clubhouse lead early in the day. “It was one of those days that was…

  • John SendenAround the traps Posted on: Sep 10th, 2014

    This week 58 Australians and three New Zealanders will be in action around the world. They will be proudly flying the flag at six different tournaments. There will be four Australians teeing it up at the PGA TOUR's season ending TOUR Championship. PGA…

  • Marcus FraserChoice Hotels PGA Pro-Am Series - 9 Sep Posted on: Sep 9th, 2014

    Check out a selection of the best pics from this week's Choice Hotels PGA Pro-Am Series. It was a busy week with events on in Victoria, New South Wales and Vanuatu. This gallery features tournament winners David Bransdon, Ryan Lynch, Josh Younger and…

  • Tina Golf CoursePros eye view: Tina Golf Course Posted on: Sep 9th, 2014

    The PGA Tour of Australasia has returned to the Tina Golf Course for the fourth consecutive year to contest the South Pacific Open Championship. Celebrating its 20th Anniversary this year, the course isn't overly long at 5894m but it challenges the…

  • Matt GriffinInside the field at the South Pacific Open Posted on: Sep 9th, 2014

    This week the PGA Tour of Australasia has travelled to Noumea in New Caledonia for the South Pacific Open Championship. This becomes the fourth country the Tour has visited in the 2014 season after tournament have also been contested in Australia,…

  • Gold-CoastGold Coast hosts world’s best PGA Pros Posted on: Sep 9th, 2014

    The Gold Coast will play host to some of the world’s best PGA Professionals this week for the PGA of Australia’s pinnacle coaching event, the Srixon PGA Coaching Summit. Held every two years, the Summit will bring together leading domestic and…

  • Jason DayWhat's on this week? Posted on: Sep 9th, 2014

    Find out what's on in the world of golf this week from the 9-15 September. From the Choice Hotels PGA Pro-Am Series and E-Z-GO PGA Legends Tour to the PGA TOUR and European Tour, we have you covered with all the golfing action in this article. PGA…

  • Brendan JonesOfficial World Golf Rankings - week 36 Posted on: Sep 9th, 2014

    Check out the top-20 highest ranked Australians in the Official World Golf Rankings. Brendan Jones moves back into the top-20 Aussies in the world with his 3rd place finish on the Japan Tour. Having been sidelined with a wrist injury most of the season,…

  • Andre StolzStolz back from injury to defend title Posted on: Sep 8th, 2014

    Andre Stolz will defend his South Pacific Open Championship title this week when he makes a return to professional golf after being sidelined with injury. Teeing off at the Tina Golf Club in Noumea from 10-13 September, Stolz hopes to defend the title…

  • PETER WILSONWilson on verge of Japan Tour card Posted on: Sep 8th, 2014

    Victoria's Peter Wilson has a chance at a battlefield promotion after claiming his second win of the season on the secondary Challenge Tour in Japan last week. Wilson, who won the Plus One Fukuoka Raizan Challenge in May, won a three way play-off…

  • Brett Rumford 3 650Rumford turns things around Posted on: Sep 8th, 2014

    Western Australia's Brett Rumford has posted his best result since March with a T13 finish at the European Masters in Switzerland. Rumford, enduring a horror year in Europe after a two victory season in 2013, returned rounds of 69-65-71-64 to finish…

  • Brendan JonesJones back in form Posted on: Sep 8th, 2014

    Brendan Jones's recovery from wrist surgery looks to be complete with a third place finish at this week's Fujisankei Classic on the Japan Golf Tour. Jones, playing just his fifth event of the year, finished two shots behind winner Hiroshi Iwata after…

  • Adam ScottAnd then there were four... Posted on: Sep 8th, 2014

    Stuart Appleby came within a whisker of teeing up at next week's Tour Championship but eventually finished 31st on the FedEx Cup points list as Jason Day, Adam Scott, John Senden and Geoff Ogilvy advanced to the final event of the PGA TOUR season. To…

  • Greg ChalmersFrustration continues for Chalmers Posted on: Sep 8th, 2014

    Greg Chalmers' roller coaster ride in the Web.com Tour Finals Series continued this week when he squandered the 54-hole lead at the Chiquita Classic in North Carolina. Chalmers, who led last week's Hotel Fitness Championship after the first round…

  • Michael WrightOn Tour: South Pacific Open Championship Posted on: Sep 7th, 2014

    The PGA Tour of Australasia has arrived in New Caledonia for the South Pacific Open Championship to be played at Tina Golf Course from 10-13 September. After Australia, New Zealand and Fiji, New Caledonia is the fourth country the PGA Tour of…

  • Mike HarwoodHarwood hunting Russian success Posted on: Sep 4th, 2014

    Mike Harwood returns to the site of his best 2013 European Senior Tour finish when the Russian Senior Open tees off at the Moscow Country Club this week. Harwood found the layout to his liking last year producing the equal best score of the final day…

  • Scott ArnoldArnold lone Aussie on Challenge Tour Posted on: Sep 4th, 2014

    Scott Arnold will fly the Australian flag solo this week when the European Challenge Tour heads to France for the Open Blue Green Cotes d`Armor Bretagne. Arnold, who finished mid-field in this event last year, comes off a decent week in Northern…

  • Marcus BothBoth, Pratt tee off in Switzerland Posted on: Sep 4th, 2014

    Marcus Both and Kieran Pratt will join European Tour regulars Wade Ormsby, Richard Green and Brett Rumford at this week's European Masters at the picturesque Crans-sur-Sierre Golf Club in Switzerland. With many of the European Tour's top players in…

  • Rod PamplingGardiner, Pampling in box seat Posted on: Sep 4th, 2014

    Scott Gardiner and Rod Pampling will look to build on good opening performances when the second of four Web.com Tour Finals Series events gets underway this week. Both Gardiner and Pampling currently sit in the top-25 earners who will secure a PGA…

  • Marc LeishmanJones, Leishman, Bowditch on the bubble Posted on: Sep 4th, 2014

    The numbers are in and of the eight Australians in this week's BMW Championship Matt Jones, Steven Bowditch and Marc Leishman are in grave danger of ending their seasons this week. Calculations suggest Bowditch, 45th in the standings and Leishman…

  • Brett DrewittDrewitt chasing top spot in China Posted on: Sep 4th, 2014

    Brett Drewitt begins his quest to climb to the top of the PGA TOUR China Order of Merit and a Web.com Tour card for 2015 when the fledgeling circuit's seventh event gets underway this week. Already a winner on the Tour in May, Drewitt currently lies…

  • Adam Bland 3 650Bland on a roll Posted on: Sep 4th, 2014

    Adam Bland will look to build on a blistering finish last week when he is one of nine Australasians to tee up in the Japan Tour's Fujisankei Classic. The left-hander fired the round of the day on Sunday at the RZ Everlasting tournament, the 7-under 65…

  • Brody Martin 2014 winner 650Photos: WA PGA Trainee Champs Posted on: Sep 3rd, 2014

    The WA PGA Trainee Championship has wrapped up at Marangaroo Golf Club. Congratulations to Brody Martin who with rounds of 75,70,75,70 for a total of 2-over 290 took out the title by one shot from Braden Becker. Here is a selection of images from…

  • QLD Trainee ChampsPhotos: QLD PGA Trainee Champs Posted on: Sep 3rd, 2014

    The Bundaberg Motor Group Queensland PGA Trainee Championship is currently being played at the Coral Cove Golf Club. A challenging test for the PGA Trainees the course also features a picturesque back drop and a unique par-6 12th hole. Here is a…

  • Brody Martin WA/ NT Trainee WinnerMartin wins WA/NT Trainee Championship Posted on: Sep 3rd, 2014

    Brody Martin (WA) from Marangaroo Golf Club has finished a grueling 36 hole final day battle with Braden Becker (WA) to win the 2014 WA/NT Trainee Championship presented by ADH Club Car. Martin proved too consistent for the rest of the field with…

  • Geoff OgilvyOfficial World Golf Rankings - week 35 Posted on: Sep 3rd, 2014

    Check out the top-20 highest ranked Australians in the Official World Golf Rankings. Geoff Ogilvy jumped up 49 places this week thanks to his T2 finish on the PGA TOUR. He is now the 6th highest ranked Aussie. With his top-10 finish on the Japan Tour,…

  • final round action on the 18th green[1]Past Champions return to Vanuatu Posted on: Sep 3rd, 2014

    The 2014 DIGICEL Vanuatu Open tees off this week with a talented field of 37 PGA professionals from more than six countries vying for one of the most sought after trophies in the South Pacific. Three time champion Brad McIntosh has returned to try his…

  • Jamie Hook - QLD PGA Trainee Championship RD 1 650pixHook takes early lead at Coral Cove Posted on: Sep 2nd, 2014

    New South Welshman Jamie Hook has taken the early lead in the Bundaberg Motor Group Queensland PGA Trainee Championship at Coral Cove Golf Club after an opening round of one under par 71. The 22 year old from Charlestown Golf Club who has been a…

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