This year's event, which is once again hosted by Australian golfer Greg Norman
, will be held Dec.
TWO-TIME major winner Greg Norman
is expected to make a "full, speedy recovery" after injuring his left arm in a chainsaw accident over the weekend.
BIRTHDAYS: Robert Wagner, actor, 84; Roberta Flack, singer, 77; Peter Purves, TV presenter/actor, 75; Mark Spitz, Olympic swimming champion, 64; Greg Norman
, golfer, 59; Laura Dern, actress, 47; Garrett Reisman, astronaut, 46; Keeley Hawes, actress, 38; Chloe Grace Moretz, actress, 17.
This somewhat overlooks the fact that, going by the rulebook, Woods was handed the appropriate sanction and, in any case, gained no advantage whatsoever.
Despite producing golfers of high pedigree such as Greg Norman
, Geoff Ogilvy and Steve Elkington who have all won other Majors, Australia had endured a 78-year Masters jinx ever since the tournament's inception in 1934.
FORMER world number one Greg Norman
believes Rory McIlroy is more likely to break Jack Nicklaus' record of 18 Major championships than Tiger Woods.
Muscat, Sept 29 (ONA) The Wave Muscat celebrated today the opening of the Wave's Golf Playground under the patronage of Sayyid Taimour bin Asa'ad bin Tariq al-Said, in the presence of a number of Government and private sector officials and the world golf legend Greg Norman
who has designed the playground.
Muscat: Almouj Golf, Oman's first signature course designed by renowned golfing legend Greg Norman
, celebrated another first: Its first hole in one recently.
It had been an illustrious list of patients for Dr Webster over the years which ranged from Clive Lloyd, Viv Richards, Brian Lara, Greg Chappell, Virender Sehwag in cricket to Greg Norman
Even Greg Norman
also called his fellow golfing superstar during another whirlwind week for the best player on the planet.
THE LOWDOWN Course The Lakes GC, Sydney, New South Wales Prize money A$1.5m (A$270,000 to winner) Length 6,938 yards Par 72 Field 156 Course records - 72 holes 269 Geoff Ogilvy (2010) Course winners taking part Aaron Baddeley (2001 Greg Norman
Holden International), Geoff Ogilvy (2010 Australian Open) When to bet By 8pm today Where to watch Live on ESPN from 1am tonight Time difference Sydney is 11 hours ahead of UK & Ireland Course overview On the short side for a par 72 these days, but a long-established (opened 1928) favourite close to Sydney airport.