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A Day Out At The 2017 Australian Amateur Championship: Yarra Yarra Golf Club turns it on for this storied event

Victorian golf writer Chris Vogt reports from the Australian Amateur Championship on Melbourne’s Sandbelt and crosses paths with some of the country’s best young talents, as well as one a little older in the legendary Peter Thomson

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Greg Rhodes back to back as Australia’s top senior amateur golfer

VICTORIA’S Greg Rhodes continued to dominate Australian senior amateur golf in 2016, topping the national rankings for the second year running. DENIS DALE wraps up all the senior amateur action for the year, including all the state order of merit winners.

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The Larrys for 2016

Larry Canning hands out “The Larrys” – one of world golf’s most anticipated and respected annual awards.

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Sorry Santa … Larry’s got quite a long list this year

JUST a minute… I think I can hear something. Aaha! It’s Santa’s little helpers clattering around putting shafts in heads, sharpening up tees and wrapping up those sleeves of tour golf balls none of us real golfers are supposed to be using.

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Ashley Hall held the clubhouse lead along with Andrew Dodt at 10-under in the second round of the Australian PGA Championship at Royal Pines on the Gold Coast. Photo: PGA of Australia

Shy, Affable Ashley Hall … Now has to overcome the Canning Curse

Larry just blogged himself… I KNOW it’s only round two and at the risk of putting the Canning Curse on him… wouldn’t it be a great yarn if Ash Hall was to win the Australian PGA!!

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Darryl Reid: A fixture at Australian golf events for 20 years finally opens up

Darryl Reid has been an integral part of Australian golf for two decades. He’s always there, usually just off camera, as the star players do their stuff. Golf writer CHRIS VOGT spoke to the golf security expert and discovered the big guy in black, a long time confidant of Greg Norman, still gets a buzz […]

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The Fanatics, a lone meditator, great golf …. and even some Melbourne sunshine as Kingston Heath turns it on for World Cup finale

Melbourne golf writer Chris Vogt gives his take on the final round of the World Cup of Golf.

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World Cup Round Two: Different Day, Same Old Wind. Better from Australia, while Scots simply stunning…

Melbourne golf writer Chris Vogt followed the Aussies, then Scots, around Kingston Heath on the second day of the 2016 World Cup of Golf

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Scottish spirit alive and well at Kingston Heath despite some 1st round tribulations

Duncan Stewart, young product of the Scottish Highlands, faces a big test at the World Cup of Golf this week. Chris Vogt compiled this profile as a not so perfect start of 6-over greeted the Scottish pair.

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Oh No! Uncle Larry is rooting for the Italians at the Golf World Cup #WorldCupOfGolf

By Larry Canning. GATHER up the wives, mothers and grandma’s, Uncle Larry is about to expose himself. I’m going out on a limb which is about as thin as the shaft in my Cleveland 58 degree wedge and declaring Italy the winners of the 2016 World Cup of Golf.

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