Marc Leishman honoured with Greg Norman Medal

World Number 13 Marc Leishman has been bestowed Australian golf’s most prestigious individual honour; the Greg Norman Medal.

Courtesy of PGA of Australia

Australia’s best performing, male or female, golfer on the international stage in 2017, Leishman won the coveted award following in the footsteps of Jason Day who won the Greg Norman Medal in 2015 and 2016.

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2017 AUSTRALIAN PGA CHAMPIONSHIP: TV Times and broadcast schedule

Golf is back on free-to-air this week with Channel 7 covering the Australian PGA Championship from Royal Pines on the Gold Coast.

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Channel 7 will once again be broadcasting live, free-to-air golf this week with coverage of the Australian PGA Championship beginning at 12pm (through to 5pm) Australian Eastern Daylight Savings time.

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PGA TOUR winners Smith and Blixt headed to Australia for summer of golf

The winning combination of Cameron Smith and Jonas Blixt is headed to Australia for the Emirates Australian Open and Australian PGA Championship.

Media release via PGA of Australia

Queenslander Smith, 24, was the toast of Australian sport when he teamed up with Swede Blixt to win the PGA Tour’s inaugural team-format Zurich Classic.

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Adam Scott excited for Sergio showdown at Australian PGA Championship

Aussie golf fans aren’t the only ones excited about the Australian PGA Championship, Adam Scott is also looking forward to his upcoming battle with Sergio Garcia at RACV Royal Pines Resort.

Media release via PGA of Australia:

Preparing for the 30 November – 3 December tournament at home on the Gold Coast, Adam Scott took some time out to talk about the upcoming Australian PGA Championship and his good friend Sergio Garcia.

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ADAM SCOTT / Another Masters champion confirms for Australian PGA Championship

Adam Scott will double the number of Masters Champions in the field at the Australian PGA Championship when it tees off on the Gold Coast later this year.

Scott today announced that he will play in his home town tournament alongside good mate Sergio Garcia when the event tees off at RACV Royal Pines Resort from 30 November – 3 December.

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Masters champion Sergio Garcia will play the Australian PGA Championship

In a major coup for Australian golf, Masters champion Sergio Garcia will tee up at the 2017 Australian PGA Championship. at Royal Pines RACV Royal Pines Resort from 30 November to 3 December.

Sergio Garcia has confirmed his appearance at the Australian PGA Championship at Royal Pines RACV Royal Pines Resort (30 November to 3 December) that will see the Spaniard play his first tournament in Australia since 2010 when he played the Australian Masters.

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Seven and Australian Golf sign long-term partnership

Australian golf’s premier events will be broadcast by the Seven Network this summer and beyond.

PGA of Australia media release:

Seven, Australia’s most-watched broadcast television platform, the PGA of Australia and Golf Australia today confirmed a new long-term agreement to broadcast the Emirates Australian Open and Australian PGA Championship.

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Harold Varner III wins Australian PGA Championship: video highlights

American Harold Varner III has become the first American to win the Australian PGA Championship since Hale Irwin in 1978.

A recap of Varner’s week in Australia including a few post-tournament remarks from the affable American. Video highlights courtesy of Channel 7.

And more highlights of Harold Varner’s superb closing round to win the Australian PGA Championship by two shots.

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