Sergio Garcia honours flawless round to slain compatriot Celia Barquin Arozamena

Sergio Garcia dedicated an encouraging start in his Ryder Cup warm-up event to Celia Barquin Arozamena, the promising young Spanish golfer who was murdered on a ...

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Dermot McElroy still in qualifying hunt at Euro Q-School

Dermot McElroy remains in contention to progress to the next stage of the European Tour qualifying school at the halfway point of the first stage event at Stoke ...

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Dermot McElroy makes strong start to Q-School qualifier

Dermot McElroy made a promising start in his bid to earn a European Tour card with a strong four-under 67 in the opening round of the first stage qualifying school ...

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Homeless man charged in stabbing death of champion golfer in Iowa

Ms Barquin was found on Monday morning in a pond at Coldwater Golf Links in Ames, about 30 miles north of Des Moines.

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Murder charge after Spanish golfer found dead on Iowa course

The 22-year-old golfer, who won the European Ladies’ Amateur Championship in July, was a student at Iowa State University.

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Golf in over the last decade a changing landscape for better - and for worse

Ten years on from the publication of his book, Hooked, Kevin Markham looks at how golf in Ireland has evolved.

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Ballymena’s Dermot McElroy on quest for Tour card

Ballymena’s Dermot McElroy this morning begins his bid to earn a European Tour card when he tees it up in Suffolk at qualifying school.

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Tipp hurling heroes help Nenagh to golfing glory

Hurling legends Dinny Ryan and Noel O’Dwyer secured another All-Ireland title for Tipperary as Nenagh beat Nuremore to win the All-Ireland Inter-Club Four-Ball ...

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Wu Ashun makes history as he reels in Chris Wood to claim KLM Open win

Wu Ashun was proud to become the most successful Chinese player in European Tour history as he birdied the last to beat England’s Chris Wood into second at ...

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High drama as Chris Wood sees KLM Open slip through his fingers

Chris Wood paid the price for a double bogey on the back nine as Wu Ashun held his nerve to win the KLM Open.

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Late surge sees Chris Wood lead KLM Open

Chris Wood will take a one-shot lead into the final round of the KLM Open after an excellent late burst of scoring on day three in Holland.

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Ireland surrender Home Internationals title to England

Hopes of five in a row were left in tatters last night as Ireland surrendered their four-year grip on the Home Internationals following a 8.5-6.5 defeat by England ...

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Ciganda and Torres share lead after opening round of Evian Championship

Carlota Ciganda and Maria Torres lead the way on six under par in the final major of the year.

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Padraig Harrington four shots off KLM Open lead

Padraig Harrington is four shots off the lead following the opening round of the KLM Open.

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Positive start for Joe Dillon in Bristol as he bids for Tour card

Joe Dillon enjoyed an encouraging start in his bid to earn a European Tour card with an opening round 71 at the first stage qualifying school event at The Players ...

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How Ryder Cup rivals measure up

The United States fare better in major wins and world rankings, but have little experience of Le Golf National.

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7 facts about this year’s Ryder Cup

Europe will aim to regain the title from the United States.

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Arise Adare and take your place among the greats...

Next week's Ryder Cup in Paris will be the last but one biennial event in Europe before 2026. With an extravagant investment by its owner, Adare Manor resort in ...

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Mixed feelings for No.1 Justin Rose after play-off defeat

Justin Rose admits his “boyhood dream” of becoming world number one was tainted by his agonising play-off defeat at the BMW Championship.

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Jim Furyk names Tony Finau as final Ryder Cup wild card pick

Team USA have confirmed their line-up.

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Mixed feelings for Justin Rose after play-off defeat

The 38-year-old had a bittersweet day in Philadelphia.

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An opportunity lost by Irish amateur stars on home soil

Ireland finished tied for tenth in the World Amateur Team Championship for the Eisenhower Trophy but while the event was hailed as a great success there were no ...

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Matt Fitzpatrick: I didn’t do enough to earn Ryder Cup call

Matt Fitzpatrick says he has no issues with being left out of the Ryder Cup, despite winning the Omega European Masters title in Switzerland.

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Justin Rose takes one shot lead into final round of BMW championship

Justin Rose took a step closer to the world number one spot after snatching the lead at the BMW Championship with a six-under round of 64.

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Ireland’s Eisenhower Trophy podium prospects buried in the sand

Ireland’s hopes of a podium finish in the Eisenhower Trophy suffered a near fatal blow when the deep bunkers on the Montgomerie Course all but gobbled up their ...

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Ryder Cup rivals Tiger Woods and Rory McIlroy slip off pace at BMW Championship

Tiger Woods and Rory McIlroy slipped off the pace after round two of the BMW Championship in Philadelphia.

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Tiger Woods and Rory McIlroy slip down BMW Championship leaderboard

Tiger Woods and Rory McIlroy slipped off the pace after round two of the BMW Championship in Philadelphia.

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Robin Dawson leads charge as Ireland in hunt for gold at World Amateur Team Championship

Tramore’s Robin Dawson led from the front again as Ireland remained on track for gold medal glory at halfway in the World Amateur Team Championship at Carton ...

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Sergio Garcia call will define Thomas Bjorn’s Ryder Cup captaincy

Sergio Garcia’s inclusion as one of Thomas Bjorn’s four captain’s picks for Europe later this month could come to define the success or failure ...

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Irish trio shine in Eisenhower Trophy spotlight

Ireland intend to take full advantage of playing for the Eisenhower Trophy on home soil this week after getting their men’s 2018 World Amateur Team Championships ...

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7 facts about this year’s Ryder Cup

Europe will aim to regain the title from the United States.

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Thomas Bjorn names four Ryder Cup wildcards

Europe captain Thomas Bjorn has named his four wildcard selections for the Ryder Cup.

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Rickie Fowler fit to resume FedEx race as he gears up for the Ryder Cup

US star returns at BMW Championship near Philadelphia.

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'This is beyond special' - Tiger Woods savours Ryder Cup recall

The 14-time major winner was named alongside Phil Mickelson and the in-form Bryson DeChambeau as Jim Furyk’s first three wild cards.

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Wild card decision day for Ryder Cup captain Thomas Bjorn

Thomas Bjorn faces the first tough decision of his Ryder Cup captaincy as he prepares to name his four wild cards for the contest with the United States.

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Rejuvenated Tiger Woods joins in form DeChambeau in US team as Furyk names wildcard picks

As expected, Tiger Woods was named on the US Ryder Cup team last night alongside Bryson DeChambeau, and Phil Mickelson as Jim Furyk announced his three picks in ...

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Shane Lowry rallies Irish ahead of battle for Eisenhower Trophy

Shane Lowry believes Ireland can contend for Eisenhower Trophy glory providing they see playing at home as a bonus rather than a burden.

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US Ryder Cup team: The 11 players confirmed as heading to Paris

.US captain Jim Furyk has named Bryson DeChambeau, Phil Mickelson and Tiger Woods as his first three wild cards for the Ryder Cup.

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A not so magnificent seven – Tiger Woods at the Ryder Cup

Woods has rarely been on the winning side at the Ryder Cup.

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Boston win sets up Bryson DeChambeau for Ryder Cup wildcard alongside Mickelson and Woods

In-form Bryson DeChambeau left Ryder Cup captain Jim Furyk in no doubt he will be a valuable wildcard after a second successive victory in the FedEx Cup series.

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Ryder Captain Jim Furyk has clearcut Ryder Cup wild card calls

US Ryder Cup captain Jim Furyk will name his first three wild cards today and appears to initially have a far more straightforward decision than European counterpart ...

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Robin Dawson eyes big finish to amateur career

Robin Dawson is just 11 days away from entering the big bad world of professional golf.

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Kinsale’s John Murphy eager for Carton challenge

Kinsale’s John Murphy will hope to add some autumnal gold to a glorious golfing summer when he lines up for Ireland alongside Robin Dawson and Conor Purcell ...

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Ireland golfers fade as US end 20-year famine

Ireland faded to tied 11th as the United States of America ended their 20-year wait for victory in the Women’s World Amateur Team Championships by hoisting ...

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Denmark win pushes Matt Wallace’s Ryder Cup claims

Matt Wallace pressed his claims for a Ryder Cup wild card with a fourth European Tour victory since May 2017 in the final qualifying event in Silkeborg.

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Defiant Olivia Mehaffey keeps Ireland in medal hunt

Olivia Mehaffey defied a stiff southerly wind to give the girls in green a shot at a medal in the World Amateur Team Championships at a wind-blown Carton House.

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No home comforts for Irish stars at World Amateur Team Championship

Brian Keogh Ireland’s hopes of winning a medal suffered a devastating blow when they were left spluttering the exhaust fumes of golf’s superpowers on ...

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Fighting Irish in the hunt at Carton House

Olivia Mehaffey had the lowest score, but teenage schoolgirl Annabel Wilson summed up Ireland’s fighting spirit a with battling performance on the opening ...

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'Leinster the team to beat' at Interprovincial golf Championships

Leinster are chasing their fourth successive title today as the Interprovincial Championships tee off at Athenry Golf Club.

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Ireland confident as they take on the world at Carton House

Ireland are confident they can build on their breakthrough bronze medal performance in the World Amateur Team Championship two years ago and make the podium again ...

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