Some of Australia's sports have taken steps to achieve pay equity for male and female athletes — now a group of 17 sporting chiefs release a plan to close the gender pay gap.
A record prize purse for Australia's best experienced and up-and-coming female golfers is available at this week's Vic Open, which is expected to drive growth in the women's game.
Eight years ago Jarrod Lyle hit the headlines for his memorable hole-in-one at the Phoenix Open — this weekend the tournament will have a memorial for the late Australian.
Golf has often been criticised for being a bit behind the times and a sport obsessed with semantics, but a slew of rule changes for 2019 include a number of measures to keep the game moving.
The big-name players and some of the major events of Australian golf are nowhere to be seen this summer, writes Richard Hinds, but will their absence be the downfall of generation next?
In a world first, this year's Australian Open will feature the best golfers with a disability playing alongside top international pros, with amputee athletes like Juan Postigo busy blurring the distinction with his incredible power and accuracy.
To save Mike Rolls, doctors amputated parts of his body, including his right leg. Nine years later, he made the decision to amputate the other one. This is why.
Australian Adam Scott emerges as Brooks Koepka's biggest threat after shooting his way into the final group at the US PGA Championship in Missouri, with Jason Day still in the hunt.
The description that fits Jarrod Lyle most comfortably is the one you can never feign or self-adopt; one that will have come to the mind of Lyle's many friends across all walks of life upon hearing the news of his death: He was quite simply a good bloke, writes Richard Hinds.
Australian golfer Jarrod Lyle dies of cancer just eight days after deciding to go into palliative care with his wife Briony saying he wanted to thank everyone for their support.