TPC Sawgrass 17th hole, Island Green, history, highlights, stats

[ad_1] At the 17th hole of TPC Sawgrass sits a little 363-square-metre slice of golfing bliss. All around it is nothing but murky Floridian waters where golf dreams go to die. The symbolism won’t be lost on anyone who has swung a golf club. Thoughts of where you don’t want the ball to go can … Read more

How Aaron Baddeley slipped into golf obscurity after Tiger Woods call

[ad_1] Nearly 25 years have passed since Australia was convinced its own Tiger Woods was found. “He has it all,” Greg Norman said. “You can see it in his eyes.” Those eyes of laser-focus belonged to an 18-year-old from Melbourne’s outer suburbs who – unlike Woods – was fresh from his Year 12 exams and … Read more

Billy Slater supported by Cameron Smith and fans after family tragedy

Cameron Smith and Billy Slater. Photo: Mark Kolbe, Ian Hitchcock, Getty Images.

[ad_1] The NRL community, friends and family have all rallied around Billy Slater after the Queensland icon’s family tragedy. The Mackay region has been left devastated after it emerged on Tuesday that Slater’s brother-in-law Ryan Craig drowned while saving his daughter’s life when she fell from their boat in Queensland last weekend. Craig, the husband … Read more

Billy Slater phone call emerges from Cameron Smith after brother-in-law Ryan Craig drowned

[ad_1] NRL legend Cameron Smith has shared details of the heartbreaking phone call he had with Billy Slater after his teammate’s family tragedy. The Mackay region has been left devastated after it emerged on Tuesday that Slater’s brother-in-law Ryan Craig drowned while saving his daughter’s life when she fell from their boat in Queensland last … Read more

Canterbury Bulldogs conspiracy theory shared by Cameron Smith after NRL Round 1 Parramatta loss

[ad_1] NRL legend Cameron Smith has questioned if Bulldogs captain Stephen Crichton is really happy about playing in the centres for his new club. The former Panthers strike weapon was signed to a multimillion-dollar, four-year deal with the Dogs last year with widespread reports the club saw the 23-year-old as its long term fullback. Watch … Read more

Lying claims levelled at NRL bad boy

Curtis Scott and Joey Leilua

[ad_1] Australian boxing great Johnny Lewis has agreed to join Curtis Scott’s surprise bid to become an Australian cruiserweight champion – which kicks off against the fellow leaguie whose career he describes as “an embarrassment”. Only months after being denied a return to the NRL, 26-year-old Scott is set to make his heavyweight debut against … Read more

Greg Norman has abandoned LIV pursuit of official world ranking points

[ad_1] Senior PGA tour players have conceded the official world ranking system is “broken” after LIV boss Greg Norman officially abandoned his pursuit for points to be awarded to players on his breakaway tour. Entry to major championships for LIV golfers including new convert Lucas Herbert will rest solely on special invitations and exemptions after … Read more

LIV Golf ends fight for OWGR points, world rankings, PGA Tour 2024 latest news

JEDDAH, SAUDI ARABIA - MARCH 02: Greg Norman,LIV Golf CEO and Commissioner looks on during day two of the LIV Golf Invitational - Jeddah at Royal Greens Golf & Country Club on March 02, 2024 in King Abdullah Economic City, Saudi Arabia. (Photo by Francois Nel/Getty Images)

[ad_1] The Saudi-backed LIV Golf League has withdrawn its application for Official World Golf Ranking (OWGR) points, according to multiple US reports on Tuesday. Sports Illustrated, ESPN and The Golf Channel reported LIV Golf commissioner Greg Norman told players in a letter on Tuesday the effort for recognition that began in July 2022 has ended. … Read more

Min Woo Lee set for career-high ranking after finishing second in Florida at Cognizant Classic

[ad_1] Min Woo Lee can start aiming for Olympic gold after his best finish as a full-time player on the PGA Tour propelled him to a career-high ranking and within touching distance of qualification for Paris. After horrible weather in Florida forced the Cognizant Classic into a Monday finish, Lee put a shocking error before … Read more

Joaquin Niemann forces majors U-turn as PGA Championship hands special invite

[ad_1] Chile’s Joaquin Niemann, coming off his second LIV Golf victory of the year last weekend, has received a special invitation to May’s PGA Championship, according to multiple reports on Monday. Niemann told on Monday about the entry, which was confirmed by Sports Illustrated and The Golf Channel. It is the latest sign of … Read more