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2020 April
  • Thu, Apr 02, 2020
    Golf Australia has admitted confusion over the closure of courses due to the coronavirus but stands by its position that they should be closed for play.
  • Wed, Apr 01, 2020
    Victoria is the only state to follow Golf Australia's advice to close golf courses after NSW Golf backflipped on a decision so play is now permitted.
2020 March
  • Sat, Mar 14, 2020
    The 2020 Masters has been postponed in the wake of the coronavirus crisis but Australia's Lukas Michel may hold off turning professional to be able to play.
  • Fri, Mar 13, 2020
    The PGA has scrapped the rest of the Players Championship and has shut down the Tour for the next three weeks.
  • Wed, Mar 11, 2020
    US PGA Tour commentator Brandel Chamblee has expressed concern for Jason Day, who may not contest the Players Championship due to an ongoing back injury.
  • Wed, Mar 11, 2020
    US PGA Tour commissioner Jay Monahan has addressed the Coronavirus outbreak, but says there are no immediate plans to cancel or move golf tournaments.
  • Sun, Mar 08, 2020
    Marc Leishman will play in Sunday's final group after he finished the third round just two shots behind the leader at the Arnold Palmer Invitational.
  • Sun, Mar 08, 2020
    Rory McIlroy is out to earn his first win as the recently-minted world No.1, starting the final day at the Arnold Palmer Invitational two shots off the pace.
  • Sat, Mar 07, 2020
    Tiger Woods will not contest the Players Championships next week due to a back injury that casts doubt over his title defence at Augusta National next month.
  • Thu, Mar 05, 2020
    Adam Scott's enthusiasm for a world golf tour hasn't changed despite Rory McIlroy and Brooks Koepka distancing themselves from a proposed rival league.
  • Sun, Mar 01, 2020
    Queensland golfer Brad Kennedy has won his second New Zealand Open title, charging past compatriot Lucas Herbert on the final day to add to his 2011 triumph.
2020 February
  • Sat, Feb 29, 2020
    At 15-under par, Belgium's Manon De Roey is setting a blistering pace after 54 holes of the Women's NSW Open. Soo Jin Lee leads the home charge at four-under.
  • Sat, Feb 29, 2020
    Lucas Herbert's third-round 65 has put him joint top of the New Zealand Open leaderboard, with a group of fellow Australians also in the mix for the final day.
  • Fri, Feb 28, 2020
    Belgian golfer Manon De Roey has hit an eight-under par 64 to lead the Women's NSW Open after two days' play. Australia's Soo Jin Lee lies 11th at three-under.
  • Fri, Feb 28, 2020
    After being whistled up off the reserve list to contest the NZ Open, Ben Eccles is making the most of it, with the Australian golfer second at the midway point.
  • Wed, Feb 26, 2020
    Zach Murray will put a bout of food poisoning and some long haul travel behind him when the Australian golfer bids to repeat last year's victory at the NZ Open.
  • Fri, Feb 21, 2020
    World No.1 Rory McIlroy leads with a six-under 65 in the first round of the WGC-Mexico Championship. Zach Murray is the best-placed Australian on 71.
  • Fri, Feb 21, 2020
    Lauren Stephenson's eagle on the 18th has given the American a one-stroke lead at the halfway point of the Australian Ladies Classic at Coff Harbour.
  • Thu, Feb 20, 2020
    Lauren Stephenson took advantage of friendly conditions and a soft layout to take the first round lead at the Australian Ladies Golf Classic in Coffs Harbour.
  • Wed, Feb 19, 2020
    Teenager Sarah Wilson has qualified to compete against the men at the Queensland Open on her home Pelican Waters course, but says she isn't done yet.
  • Mon, Feb 17, 2020
    Adam Scott's winner's cheque, world ranking and everything else that changed after his victory at the Genesis Invitational in Los Angeles.
  • Sun, Feb 16, 2020
    Adam Scott shares the 54-hole lead at the PGA Tour event in Los Angeles and will play with Rory McIlroy and Matt Kuchar in the final group on Sunday.
  • Sat, Feb 15, 2020
    Adam Scott posted a hot 64 at Riviera to sit three shots off the pace after the second round at the Genesis Invitational in Los Angeles.
  • Sat, Feb 15, 2020
    South Korea's golfing great Inbee Park and England's Jodi Ewart Shadoff hold a one-stroke lead entering Saturday's third round of the Women's Australian Open.
  • Thu, Feb 13, 2020
    English golfer Jodi Ewart Shadoff is the leader but local hope Hannah Green lurks ominously after the opening round of the Women's Australian Open.
  • Thu, Feb 13, 2020
    Fresh off his US PGA Tour win at Torrey Pines, Marc Leishman returns to California to contest Tiger Woods' invitational event at Riviera CC.
  • Wed, Feb 12, 2020
    Australia's top-ranked male golfer Adam Scott begins his year at this week's Genesis Invitational hosted by Tiger Woods in Los Angeles.
  • Sun, Feb 09, 2020
    Phil Mickelson will start the final round of the US PGA Tour's Pebble Beach Pro-Am one shot behind the lead, hoping to win a record sixth title.
  • Sat, Feb 08, 2020
    Australian golfer Min Woo Lee will take a three-stroke lead over Marcus Fraser and Travis Smyth into the final round of the Vic Open at 13th Beach.
  • Wed, Feb 05, 2020
    Jason Day is in danger of dropping out of the world's top 50 for the first time in a decade, but is confident of another hot result at Pebble Beach Pro-Am.
2020 January
  • Wed, Jan 22, 2020
    Australia's Gabi Ruffels will not compete at the Augusta National Women's Amateur, opting to play the ANA Inspiration, a women's professional major.