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Adam Scott to be busy Down Under in November

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June 20, 2013 12:23 AM EST | AP


SYDNEY — Masters champion Adam Scott has entered November's Australian Open at Royal Sydney, meaning he'll play at least three times in four weeks Down Under – and possibly all four.

Scott's appearance at the Australian Open from Nov. 28-Dec. 1 was announced Thursday. He'll also play the Australian PGA Championship at Royal Pines on the Gold Coast – his hometown – from Nov. 7-10. He then defends his Australian Masters title the following week at Royal Melbourne.

The World Cup is scheduled the week following the Australian Masters – from Nov. 21-24, also at Royal Melbourne – and Scott could represent Australia as the country's highest-ranked player. The format used there will be similar to that used when golf makes its return to the Olympics in 2016 in Rio de Janeiro.