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Daily Archives: February 27, 2018

Davis eyes another Open crown

Cameron Davis of NSW on his way to an opening 63 at The Australian today. Image: Getty It’s been a whirlwind four months for Emirates Australian Open champion Cameron Davis, but he arrives in Queenstown ready to play the ISPS HANDA New Zealand Open for the first time. Turning professional in October 2016, it took … Golf Australia – News ...

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'Football needs to decide what its fans are worth': Bundesliga Monday protests continue in Dortmund

Something was different on the Dortmund underground. The trams to the Westfalenstadion, on matchdays usually packed with black-and-yellow clad football supporters, were strangely empty. “So how many are boycotting?” asked one fan, on his way home rather than going to the match. “About 15,000, I heard,” replied his friend. “Maybe more because of the cold.” Inside the stadium, the famous ...

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Thomas 'sorry' for overreacting, getting Honda fan kicked out

Justin Thomas hangs tough, Tiger Woods reemerges, Sam Burns impresses, Jessica Korda perseveres and more in this week’s edition of the Monday Scramble: Justin Thomas isn’t just a free-wheeling birdie machine who fires at every flag. The Honda Classic proved that. The reigning PGA Tour Player of the Year has developed a smarter brand of golf that he has turned ...

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Australia to adopt World Handicap System

The Chairman of Golf Australia, John Hopkins, has announced that the World Handicap System is to be adopted in Australia. The WHS is an initiative that the R&A and the USGA have been working on for a number of years together with golf’s major handicapping authorities.  GA is one of the organisations that has been integrally involved.  In October 2017 ...

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UPDATE 1-Golf-Thomas wins Honda Classic in playoff for eighth PGA Tour title

(Reuters) – Justin Thomas improved to third in the world rankings and enhanced his reputation as clutch performer when he won the Honda Classic in a playoff against Luke List in Florida on Sunday. Thomas birdied the first extra hole, sinking a three-foot putt at the par-five 18th at PGA National to edge Thomas as darkness descended rapidly over Palm ...

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Bundesliga Bulletin: Stuttgart's unlikely savior, Groundhog Day for Hamburg

Good weekend for: Christoph Kramer, Goalkeepers, Tayfun Korkut, Cologne Bad weekend for: Robert Lewandowski,  Monday night football, RB Leipzig The Lowdown —   Scrambling for Bundesliga survival, Hamburg have become a permanent fixture in the relegation battle, stuck in a twisted, nightmarish version of ‘Groundhog Day’. The latest demoralizing defeat, in the Nordderby against Werder Bremen no less, left them seven points ...

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