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Tue, 01 Aug, 2017
Chloe and Sam Magee claimed gold today at the Spanish International badminton tournament in Madrid.
Sun, 18 Jun, 2017
Ireland’s Pádraig Harrington and Graeme McDowell are within striking distance at the halfway stage of the Aberdeen Asset Management Scottish Open at Castle Stuart.
Sat, 09 Jul, 2016
Rory McIlroy’s presentation speech hit all the right notes but a “see you soon” as a sign off will be music to the ears of of Dubai Duty Free chiefs.
Tue, 24 May, 2016
Dubai Duty Free Irish Open defending champion Soren Kjeldsen has every reason to look back at last year’s Royal County Down victory with fondness. The Dane credits his victory as marking a pivotal moment in his career.
Thu, 19 May, 2016
Former Open champion Louis Oosthuizen has joined Adam Scott in opting out of the Olympic Games in Rio this summer.
Fri, 22 Apr, 2016
England’s Andrew Johnston hailed a dream come true after holding off a final-day charge from tournament host Sergio Garcia to win a first European Tour title in the Spanish Open.
Mon, 18 Apr, 2016
Spain’s Pablo Larrazabal hailed one of the best rounds of his career after claiming the halfway lead in the Spanish Open at a testing Valderrama.
Sat, 16 Apr, 2016
Former world number one golfer Vijay Singh says he will skip this summer’s Rio Olympics, citing the Zika virus as the reason.
Thu, 14 Apr, 2016
Having led the Irish challenge at the Qualifying School Final Stage at PGA Catalunya Resort outside Girona, Simon Thornton is in a real battle to make the cut heading into today’s fourth round.
Tue, 17 Nov, 2015
Austria’s Bernd Wiesberger added his name to the illustrious list of Alstom Open de France champions thanks to a brilliant closing 65 at Le Golf National on Sunday.
Mon, 06 Jul, 2015
Peter Lawrie did not know he would be playing at Wentworth until Monday afternoon but he had plenty of reasons to thank European Tour chief executive George O’Grady for the tournament invitation that could help him regain his Tour card for next season.
Fri, 22 May, 2015
Golf returns to the Olympic Games next year after more than a century in the wilderness but a ceremony conducted on the fifth tee at Ballybunion over the weekend served as a reminder that the game has made a small contribution to Irish sporting success on the world’s biggest stage.
Tue, 12 May, 2015
Peter Lawrie is the best-placed Irishman heading into today’s final round of Qualifying School at PGA Catalunya resort in Girona.
Thu, 20 Nov, 2014
Graeme McDowell believes the continuing fallout from Europe’s Ryder Cup victory at Gleneagles will ensure a "fairly epic" contest in two years’ time.
Wed, 15 Oct, 2014
Paul McGinley acknowledged the so-called Ryder Cup captain’s curse in missing the halfway cut for a third event in succession at the BMW International Open in Cologne.
Sat, 28 Jun, 2014
Stop the presses! Hold the phones! Here comes a newsflash: golf really isn’t the centre of the universe.
Sat, 21 Jun, 2014
Irish PGA champion Michael McGeady will become the first winner of the national closed title to miss the Irish Open for 40 years this week.
Wed, 18 Jun, 2014
EUROPEAN Ryder Cup captain Paul McGinley last night came out strongly in favour of the current status of the Irish Open Championship even though it is still without a title sponsor and its prize fund at Fota Island this week is €2 million, well below what the European Tour and quite a number of leading players would like it to be.
Wed, 18 Jun, 2014
Shane Lowry believes he has rediscovered the mindset which allows him to play at his best after an impressive couple of weeks.
Thu, 29 May, 2014
Ireland’s Shane Lowry believes he has rediscovered the mindset which allows him to play at his best after an impressive couple of weeks.
Wed, 28 May, 2014
Shane Lowry’s love affair with Wentworth has been unrequited up to now but the Offaly man heads into today’s third round of the BMW PGA Championship in the best possible position to seal victory.
Sat, 24 May, 2014
Shane Lowry dusted off an old putter, regained his touch around the greens and shot his lowest score of the year to put himself within two shots of Thomas Bjorn’s first-round lead at the 60th BMW PGA Championship yesterday.
Fri, 23 May, 2014
Local knowledge and a fierce determination not to drift into obscurity paid massive dividends for former Wentworth resident Thomas Bjorn on a weather-affected opening day of the BMW PGA Championship.
Thu, 22 May, 2014
Sergio Garcia’s unhappy association with Wentworth continued on Thursday as a knee injury forced him to withdraw from the BMW PGA Championship.
Thu, 22 May, 2014
It may have escaped your notice in the midst of Rory McIlroy’s romantic problems but there is a golf tournament about to get under way at Wentworth today.
Thu, 22 May, 2014
Miguel Angel Jimenez finally won the Spanish Open at the 27th attempt to extend his own record as the oldest winner in European Tour history yesterday.
Mon, 19 May, 2014
Miguel Angel Jimenez extended his own record as the oldest winner in European Tour history on Sunday with victory in a three-man play-off at the Spanish Open.
Sun, 18 May, 2014
World number 690 Thomas Pieters will take a two-shot lead into the final round of the Spanish Open after home favourite Miguel Angel Jimenez’s charge faltered today.
Sat, 17 May, 2014
Pádraig Harrington made a miraculous par at the last to card a second successive 68 and finish his day just two shots behind the clubhouse leaders in the HP Byron Nelson Championship in Texas.
Sat, 17 May, 2014
Graeme McDowell has withdrawn from next week’s BMW PGA Championship to be with his wife, Kristin, who is expecting their first child later this summer.
Fri, 16 May, 2014
Adam Scott can enjoy this week’s HP Byron Nelson Championship on television, safe in the knowledge that he will become world number one regardless of the result.
Thu, 15 May, 2014
Shane Lowry is hoping his most demanding schedule in two years will enable him to contend at Fota Island next month when he bids to win the second Irish Open of his career.
Tue, 13 May, 2014
European Tour Chief George O’Grady is bullish about the future of the European Tour after “a period of transition” over the past year.
Thu, 19 Dec, 2013
Newly-crowned European number one Henrik Stenson has given a guarded welcome to a new European Tour regulation requiring players to support their home events or be forced to play an extra two tournaments.
Mon, 18 Nov, 2013
John Daniel Guiney is a name familiar to golf fans in his native Kerry.
Tue, 15 Oct, 2013
England’s Paul Waring and South African Hennie Otto inspired each other to claim a share of the lead with David Lynn after the second round of the Portugal Masters in Vilamoura.
Fri, 11 Oct, 2013
As first impressions go, Norway’s Espen Kofstad could hardly have done any better as the Ryder Cup qualifying race got under way in the ISPS Handa Wales Open.
Thu, 29 Aug, 2013
Shane Lowry produced his lowest score in three months despite hitting a female spectator on the head with an errant shot on the opening day of the Scottish Open at Castle Stuart.
Fri, 12 Jul, 2013
Italy’s Matteo Manassero today became the youngest ever winner of the BMW PGA Championship as he claimed his fourth European Tour title at the age of 20 on the fourth hole of a sudden-death play-off.
Sun, 26 May, 2013
Austria’s Bernd Wiesberger today made a good start to the defence of his title before bad weather forced play to be suspended in the Ballantine’s Championship.
Thu, 25 Apr, 2013
There have been some statements from either side of the Atlantic in recent days that have been giving pause for thought regarding the relative status of the European Tour and its bold and brash American cousin, the PGA Tour.
Tue, 23 Apr, 2013