Irish golf clubs have had plenty to celebrate in 2019.
Tue, 30 Jul, 2019
An Englishman and an Irishman competed in the final pairing of the Open Championship in Northern Ireland. Sounds like the start of a bad joke, but that was how the script for the 148th Open at Royal Portrush played out.
Mon, 22 Jul, 2019
Kevin Markham visits Royal Portrush to see how Open Championship preparations are progressing.
Mon, 15 Jul, 2019
Kevin Markham looks at some of the recent investments made by progressive Irish golf clubs.
Tue, 29 Jan, 2019
Tue, 10 Jan, 2017
Fri, 25 Mar, 2016
Wed, 21 Oct, 2015
The West is officially awake as a major international golf venue with Carne Golf Links and County Sligo Golf Club deep in negotiations to host a revived Irish Seniors Open in 2015 and 2016.
Tue, 21 Oct, 2014
It would be an exaggeration to say that Paul McGinley’s course design style is based on ‘Little Old Lady Theory’ but it’s not too far from the truth.
Tue, 14 Oct, 2014
It is a bit like asking Bruce Springsteen to audition for American Idol, asking Royal Portrush to jump through hoops to get the British Open Championship.
Tue, 03 Jul, 2012
Paul McGinley is in his 46th year, 25 of which he has spent as a professional golfer, so he knows full well how ill-advised it would be to take anything for granted.
Sat, 30 Jun, 2012
WITH the Irish Open set for Portrush in June, it will be fascinating to see if Darren Clarke, Graeme McDowell and Rory McIlroy can attract the quality of field that has been so conspicuously absent for much of the last decade.
Tue, 10 Jan, 2012
FIRST he brought the Claret Jug home.
Sat, 07 Jan, 2012
HOLLAND’S Robin Kind came back from an early double bogey to snatch the first round lead thanks to a late eagle two in the Irish Amateur Open at Royal Dublin yesterday.
Sat, 07 May, 2011
Ernie Els has been a supporter of the European tour ever since he signed up as a member back in 1992 aged just 22.
Tue, 02 May, 2006
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