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New amateur champion Matias Sanchez shares the moment with a former champ in Kevin Hartley*. Photo Chris Vogt

2017 Australian Amateur Final: 36 Holes, 2 Young Men and a Coveted Title

There were some very experienced older eyes watching on as Royal Melbourne’s Matias Sanchez and Perth’s Min Woo Lee battled for the prestigious Australian Amateur Championship over 36 holes of matchplay on Sunday. Chris Vogt reports.

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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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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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Behind the Scenes at the 2016 World Cup of Golf: Kingston Heath’s prime movers revel in staging a major event

Chris Vogt talks to Kingston Heath’s General Manager Gregg Chapple and Club Captain Peter Clark about the joys – and perils – of hosting an event like 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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Emerson’s Army: In 25 years coordinating volunteers at some of our biggest golfing events Norm Emerson has seen it all #WorldCupOfGolf

Melbourne golf writer Chris Vogt talks to World Cup chief marshal Norm Emerson about his army of volunteers – club members and golf lovers – who work long hours in often trying weather conditions to ensure everyone has a great time at the golf.

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Melbourne’s Kingston Heath Golf Club is all dressed up … and awaiting the 2016 World Cup of Golf tee off

By Chris Vogt. THERE is something desolate about a tournament-ready golf course without players or spectators.

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Victoria’s storied Barwon Heads Golf Club lures a rising new general manager

By Chris Vogt. THERE is an aura surrounding the club at Barwon Heads. Much of its storied past is folklore in these parts. The ‘house on the hill’ surveys the sleepy seaside town and the coast beyond.

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Follow The Yellow Tee Road: Tailoring golf for older golfers

The short way home can be a blessing for senior golfers, writes Chris Vogt.

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