PGA TOUR / Marc Leishman wins CIMB Classic by five strokes

Australia’s Marc Leishman has claimed his fourth PGA Tour trophy with a five-stroke victory at the CIMB Classic.

Marc Leishman carded a final round 5-under par 67 to win the CIMB Classic in Kuala Lumpur by an emphatic five strokes.

The win was Leishman’s first in just over a year since he won the 2017 BMW Championship,  his fourth PGA Tour victory and the 12th professional win of his career.

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VIDEO / The lowdown on green construction and design at Victoria Golf Club

Victoria Golf Club, OCCM Golf and RKImage put together this great video of the green replacement project going on for the members but for anyone with any sort of interest in golf course design it’s well worth a watch.

Mike Cocking does a fabulous job of explaining a few of the details of green and bunker construction, and the thought process behind the extension of the ninth green.

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Cameron Smith to defend Australian PGA title and play Australian Open

Proud Queenslander Cameron Smith has officially confirmed his title defence and will tee it up in the Australian PGA Championship from November 29 – December 2 at RACV Royal Pines Resort on the Gold Coast.

Press release via Australian Golf Media

It will cap a big domestic summer for Smith, who’ll first tee it up in the Emirates Australian Open at The Lakes Golf Club from 15-18 November before representing Australia at the World Cup of Golf at Metropolitan Golf Club from 21-25 November.

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