Category: Cameron Smith

Cameron Smith Calls for Resolution on Ranking Points After LIV Golf—Chicago Win

Cameron Smith, who claimed his maiden LIV Golf victory on Sept. 18, said a decision on whether he and other competitors on the Saudi Arabia-backed series will receive world rankings points needs to be made soon. LIV Golf, which held its fifth event this week in Chicago, applied for recognition in golf’s world rankings—which play…


Dustin Johnson Stays in Groove, Opens With 63 at LIV—Chicago

SUGAR GROVE, Ill.—Dustin Johnson already is approaching $10 million in the Saudi-funded LIV Golf series and he’s playing like that number is going to keep soaring. Johnson ran off nine birdies Friday, none longer than about 12 feet, and posted a 9-under 63 at Rich Harvest Farms to build a three-shot lead after the first…


Johnson Makes Eagle Putt to Win LIV Boston Event in Playoff

BOLTON, Mass.—Dustin Johnson gave LIV Golf its first big moment Sunday when he made a 35-foot eagle putt on the first hole of a sudden-death playoff to win the LIV Golf Invitational-Boston for his first victory in 19 months. Johnson’s putt on the par-5 18th was going so fast it might have rolled some 6…


Wolff Makes an Ace and Leads LIV Golf Event Over Newcomers

BOLTON, Mass.—Matthew Wolff became a footnote in LIV Golf history with the first hole-in-one, an ace that carried him to a 7–under 63 and a one-shot lead over a pair of newcomers Friday in the LIV Golf Invitational-Boston. One of those newcomers was British Open champion Cameron Smith, among six players who recently joined the…


Open Champion Cameron Smith, Five Others Join LIV

Open champion Cameron Smith joined the LIV Golf Series on Tuesday. A formal decree from LIV made official one of the worst-kept secrets in golf and comes days before the series tees it up in Boston. Smith, from Australia, told Golf Digest on Tuesday that his decision was not all about the enormous paychecks being…


British Open Champion Cameron Smith Joins LIV Golf

World number two Cameron Smith has signed a $100 million-plus deal to join the Saudi-backed LIV Golf Invitational Series, Britain’s Telegraph newspaper reported on Tuesday. The Telegraph said the Australian British Open champion would play at LIV’s event in Boston in September. Smith declined to comment on the report at the FedEx as he builds…


Australia’s Cameron Smith Takes Out British Open Golf

Australia’s Cameron Smith claimed victory at the prestigious British Open golf at St Andrews Old Course on Sunday after he powered through the back nine to achieve an event record final round of eight under par. The 28-year-old Queenslander also topped Tiger Woods’ record score of 19-under at the 2005 Open, going one shot better…


Cameron Smith Noses Ahead of Field at Memorial

World No. 3 Cameron Smith of Australia shot a 3-under 69 amid tough scoring conditions to forge a narrow lead Friday at the Memorial Tournament in Dublin, Ohio. Smith was one of six co-leaders after Thursday’s opening round. Now he stands alone at 8 under, one shot ahead of Denny McCarthy and South Korea’s K.H….


Scheffler Wins 1st Major at The Masters; McIlroy’s Incredible Finish for 2nd

Scottie Scheffler held off the challenge of Cameron Smith and the rest of the field, including a late-charging incredible round by Rory McIlroy, to win his first major at the famed 86th edition of The Masters, at Augusta National Golf Club, on Sunday. Scheffler ignored two early birdies by Smith, getting within one stroke before…


Scheffler Keeps Lead at the Masters While Tiger Drops With Putting Woes

Scottie Scheffler maintains a three-stroke lead going into the final round at the first major of the year at The Masters, while Cameron Smith climbed to second with the low round of the day. Tiger Woods dropped down the leaderboard, shooting a 78 to finish at +7; only seven players shot below par on the…