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Over a couple of muesli bars Larry Canning “re-discovers” golfing great Frank Phillips

I WAS sitting behind the Pro-Shop counter, pretending to know what I’m doing in my role as Australia’s oldest Assistant Professional at Mount Broughton Golf Club the other day when in walked former Australian Open Champion Frank Phillips.

2015 Quicken Loans National: Preview: Leaderboard

WITH the WGC Bridgestone Invitational and PGA Championship coming up in the next fortnight not many of the US PGA Tour’s elite will be gracing the Robert Trent Jones Golf Club in Virginia this week.

Six Aussies tackle 2015 Women’s British Open

THE British Opens just keep on coming with the women taking a turn this week at a bit of iconic golfing glory.

Jason Day’s slo-mo swing analysed at the Canadian Open

Peter Kostis analysed Jason Day's winning swing at the 2015 Canadian Open. Kostis drew attention in particular to the way Day has basically zero lateral movement by the upper body.

A wealth of wildlife to greet golfers at new Ocean Dunes King Island course

OCEAN Dunes King Island remains on track to open at least 9 holes in late October and is set to thrill both Australian and international golfers with its stunning local wildlife.

2015 Australian Masters returns to Huntingdale Golf Club

THE 2015 Australian Masters will return to its long-time home at Huntingdale Golf Club in Melbourne for the 37th staging of the event from 19-22 November.

Fowler and Senior contend as a jubilant Marco Dawson wins 2015 Senior British Open

AUSSIE golfers Peter Fowler and Peter Senior had their chances at a rain effected 2015 Senior British Open, eventually won by America’s Marco Dawson.

Jason Day bounces back to win 2015 Canadian Open

A FEW WEEKS back we were watching distressing scenes of Jason Day collapsed on the fairways of Chambers Bay during the US Open but now the scenes are of victory with a fighting display at the 2015 Canadian Open.

Scott to join Spieth at 2015 Australian Open

THE 2015 Australian Open is assured a stellar field with Adam Scott now joining world No.2 Jordan Spieth as a confirmed starter.

Peter O’Malley in a spin as 2015 Senior British Open gets underway

DESPITE having the maybe dubious assistance of Shane Warne carrying his bag, Peter O’Malley led the Aussie contingent after the first round of the 2015 Senior British Open. LEADERBOARD

Ruffels stunning US PGA Tour debut in Toronto while Allenby sacks caddie mid round

SEVENTEEN year old Aussie amateur golfer Ryan Ruffels had had a very auspicious start to a possible US PGA Tour career with a six under 66 first round at the RBC Canadian Open. Meanwhile, Robert Allenby lost his caddie mid-round. LEADERBOARD

Sensational Finish in 2015 Australian Senior Matchplay Championship: National Senior Amateur Roundup

Denis Dale’s latest report on the elite senior amateur golfing scene around Australia