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Charles Happell

About The Author : Charles Happell

Charles Happell is a former golf writer and sports editor at The Age newspaper. He covered 10 majors, including five Masters, during his time covering golf. 

He is also an author and website publisher, and currently runs Happell Media, a content providing media company.

Baker-Finch: A Notable Absentee at Birkdale
Feature
Ian Baker-Finch won’t be at Royal Birkdale this week, the scene of his greatest career triumph. In
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Happell: Rahm Rules Drama Will Puzzle Golf Officials
Comment
Jon Rahm romped to victory in the Irish Open overnight but, this being pro golf in 2017, the triumph
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Happell: Uphill Major Battle Likely for US Open Champ Koepka
Comment
In surveying the scene, and the scores, at Erin Hills after a strangely muted US Open, one over-ridi
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Happell: Is Bernhard in Breach of Anchoring Ban?
Comment
Hank Haney, one of Tiger Woods’ (several) former coaches, set off the firestorm last Thursday with
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Happell: Quiros Did What Many Former Stars Couldn't
Comment
It rated barely a mention in the Australian media on Monday but Alvaro Quiros’ win in the Rocco Fo
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Happell: 17th at Sawgrass - Great or Gimmick?
Comment
It’s become the most talked-about hole in golf, more so than the 12th at Augusta, the 16th at Cypr
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Happell: Presidents Cup, What's All the Fuss About?
Comment
So Royal Melbourne has again been awarded the Presidents Cup, the announcement coming last week that
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Happell: China Gets Tougher on Golf
Comment
Not so long ago, China was set to become golf’s new powerhouse.
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Happell: We will never see Woods compete again
Comment
Only because I don’t have much of a life, I found myself watching last week a YouTube video of Tig
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