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Field taking shape for US Women's Amateur

Field taking shape for US Women's Amateur

Entries have closed for the 120th US Women’s Amateur Championship, scheduled for Aug. 3-9, 2020, at Woodmont Country Club’s North Course in Rockville, Md., and the field is nearly complete as the USGA prepares to host its first all-exempt championship in recent history next month. 15 Jul 2020
Asia-Pacific Amateur Championships cancelled

Asia-Pacific Amateur Championships cancelled

The 2020 Women’s Amateur Asia-Pacific (WAAP) and Asia-Pacific Amateur Championships (AAC) have been cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic. 8 Jul 2020
Women’s Open to go ahead without fans

Women’s Open to go ahead without fans

The R&A confirmed today that it intends to play the AIG Women’s British Open at Royal Troon from 20-23 August without spectators due to the COVID-19 pandemic. 8 Jul 2020
Returning Ryu wins Korea Women's Open

Returning Ryu wins Korea Women's Open

Two-time major champion So Yeon Ryu closed with an even-par 72 to win the Korea Women's Open in her first tournament in four months because of the COVID-19 pandemic. 22 Jun 2020
LPGA Tour set for Ohio restart in late July

LPGA Tour set for Ohio restart in late July

The LPGA Tour will return from its COVID-19 shutdown with two tournaments in Ohio, starting with the new Drive On Championship three-day event from July 31 to August 2, officials said on Tuesday. 17 Jun 2020
Evian Championship cancelled due to virus

Evian Championship cancelled due to virus

The Evian Championship, one of five women's golf major tournaments, has been cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic. 10 Jun 2020
Rose sponsors new women's golf series

Rose sponsors new women's golf series

Former World No.1 Justin Rose and his wife Kate are to sponsor a new women's golf series in Britain starting this month. 9 Jun 2020
LPGA Tour cancels 2020 qualifying schools

LPGA Tour cancels 2020 qualifying schools

The LPGA has cancelled Tour qualifying "Q-schools" this year because of the coronavirus pandemic with most players retaining their status for the 2021 season. 21 May 2020
Park Hyun-kyung wins KLPGA Championship

Park Hyun-kyung wins KLPGA Championship

In a return to official live tournament golf after the coronavirus epidemic, Park Hyun-kyung shot a final-round 67 Sunday to win the Korean Ladies Professional Golf Association Championship by one stroke. 18 May 2020
Green’s major defence moved to October

Green’s major defence moved to October

Hannah Green will get to keep her PGA Championship trophy at least until October after the year's first scheduled major was postponed Wednesday because of the coronavirus pandemic. 30 Apr 2020
Virus won't stop Aussie women: Green

Virus won't stop Aussie women: Green

Young Australian golf star Hannah Green says uncertainty about the LPGA Tour resumption is proving harder to deal with than the break itself as she prepares for her major title defence. 14 Apr 2020
A comprehensive guide to coronavirus' impact on Australian football

A comprehensive guide to coronavirus' impact on Australian football

Australian football at all levels has been brought to a halt by the coronavirus outbreak, putting strain on the FFA and the A-League in particular. 3 Apr 2020
AFLW future unclear amidst financial insecurity

AFLW future unclear amidst financial insecurity

The AFL have secured a line of credit to cushion the blow of the delayed season, but it remains unclear how the AFLW will be affected by financial uncertainty in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic. 31 Mar 2020
BREAKING: AFLW cancelled in response to coronavirus pandemic

BREAKING: AFLW cancelled in response to coronavirus pandemic

It’s a devastating blow to the clubs and players that have made it to the preliminary finals, but the 2020 season has officially been cancelled. 22 Mar 2020
Augusta-bound Kim in holding pattern

Augusta-bound Kim in holding pattern

Grace Kim was understandably ecstatic upon hearing of her invitation to the Augusta National Women’s Amateur before the 2020 Masters. However, she is now waiting to see if she will get her chance to play the famed course. 19 Mar 2020
'It's encouraged MORE people to travel': Matilda confused over coronavirus warnings

'It's encouraged MORE people to travel': Matilda confused over coronavirus warnings

Exasperated Matildas veteran Elise Kellond-Knight took to Twitter after a series of flights returning to Australia, to voice her concerns that the coronavirus crack down was having the reverse effect. 19 Mar 2020