Rory gets  ruling at the back of the 3rd green with his ball still on the cart path.

Rory McIlroy’s Warts & All Australian Open Third Round 76 – Full Card Details.

If you’re looking for the definition of a roller coaster round of golf you only had to follow World No. 1 Rory McIlroy around the Australian Club course on day three of the Emirates Australian Open. McIlroy commenced his round after a pair of opening 69s to be at four under par and just one shot from the lead. But what then transpired over the next four-and-a-half hours was pure golfing drama and leaving McIlroy no chance of joining Jack Nicklaus and Gary Player as the only non-Australian born ...
A moving tribute to Australian cricketer Phil Hughes - the Claret Jug, the Stonehaven Trophy and a cricket bat.

Emirates Australian Open & Open C’ship Pays Tribute To Phil Hughes

There was a fitting tribute from the Emirates Australian Open and also the Open Championship to the late Phil Hughes at the Australian Club this morning. Hughes, a former Australian Test cricketer, passed away on Friday and never regained consciousness after being struck in the neck by a cricket ball in a domestic match at the nearby Sydney Cricket Ground. The 25-year old, who had been hoping to regain his place in the team for next week’s Test match against India, passed away on Thursday after ...
McIlroy and Ogilvy

Early Water Torture For Rory McIlroy On Route To Share Of Second In Sydney.

There was a double dose of water torture for World No. 1 Rory McIlroy on route to ending the day in a share of second place at four under par day two of the Emirates Australian Open at the Australian Club in Sydney. McIlroy went into the second round well placed at two under par but after two opening pars he posted back-to-back bogeys including putting his tee shot at the long par three fourth hole into the water from where he took a bogey. The World No. 1 did bounce back with a birdie at the par ...
World No. 3 Adam Scott storms his way to a share of the clubhouse lead on day two of the 2014 Emirates Australian Open.  (Photo - www.ausopengolf.com)

Scott Storms Into Australian Open Contention With Course Record As Spieth Stumbles.

World No. 3 Adam Scott cut a swath through the field on day two of the Emirates Australian Open with a then new course record at the Australian Club in Sydney. After starting with a horror three over par 74 the 2013 Masters winner bounced back with a five-under par 66 to be right in frame to make amends in losing out on being handed the Stonehaven Trophy a year ago. Scott headed to lunch just one behind Jordan Spieth who stumbled with three birdies but also four bogeys in a score of a one over par ...
Jordan Spieth leads the opening round of the Australian Open.  (Photo - www.ausopengolf.com)

Jordan Spieth Storms To Top In First Visit Down Under.

Visiting American Jordan Spieth stormed to the top of the leader board posting a four under par 67 to lead on day one of the Australian Open at the Australian Club in Sydney. But while Spieth, competing in Australia for a first time in his career, was out front hometown favourite Adam Scott struggled to shoot a three over par 74. Scott started horribly with a first hole double bogey at the first and one of his worst front nines (40) in years. World No. 1 Rory McIlroy was much better, carding a two-under ...
Rory McIlroy on route to a two under par 69 on day one of the Emirates Australian Open.

McIlroy Shakes Off Jet Lag To Post Opening 69 In Emirates Australian Open.

Despite suffering a little jet lag World No. 1 Rory McIlroy has posted a two-under par 69 on day one in the defence of his Emirates Australian Open title. McIlroy was out early in breezy conditions to eventually post four birdies, including a near tap-in at his last hole, and be trailing just two shots from the lead on the Australian Club course. Eventually it was visiting American Jordan Spieth seizing the lead and finishing with a four under par 67. The highlight of McIlroy’s round was a ...
Jeev Milka Singh hails Asian Tour's entry into Dubai with the inaugural staging of the Dubai Open.

Top India Golf Stars Boost Inaugural Dubai Open.

Leading Indian stars Jeev Milkha Singh and Shiv Kapur have hailed the Asian Tour’s entry  into the Middle East and hope to put their name on the inaugural DUBAi Open trophy at The Els Club Dubai next month. Two-time Asian Tour number one Singh believes the new Dubai event, which will be the final tournament of the 2014 season from December 18 to 21, is a wonderful addition on the region’spremier Tour Schedule and hopes it would pave the way for more events to emerge in the Middle East. “I’m ...