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    Lowry keeps in touch as Fisher hits record 59

    Lowry keeps in touch as Fisher hits record 59


    No longer will Oli Fisher be known as simply Rory McIlroy's best friend - he has his own golfing immortality...

    No longer will Oli Fisher be known as simply Rory McIlroy's best friend - he has his own golfing immortality now.
    McIlroy frustrated but still in contention

    McIlroy frustrated but still in contention


    Rory McIlroy knows he must cut out the mistakes after he was forced to dig deep just to keep leaders Justin Rose and Tiger Woods in his sights in Tour Championship at East...

    Rory McIlroy knows he must cut out the mistakes after he was forced to dig deep just to keep leaders Justin Rose and Tiger Woods in his sights in Tour Championship at East Lake.
    This is the best team Europe have had - Paul McGinley

    This is the best team Europe have had - Paul McGinley


    Confidence is crucial but Paul McGinley wonders aloud if the Americans know the true enormity of the task they face trying to retain the Ryder Cup in Paris next...

    Confidence is crucial but Paul McGinley wonders aloud if the Americans know the true enormity of the task they face trying to retain the Ryder Cup in Paris next week.
    McElroy on course to progress

    McElroy on course to progress


    Ballymena's Dermot McElroy remains on course to reach the second stage of European Tour qualifying...

    Ballymena's Dermot McElroy remains on course to reach the second stage of European Tour qualifying school.

    Birdie blitz helps keep McIlroy in touch as Woods sets the pace


    Tiger Woods eagled the last to grab a share of the lead as Rory McIlroy remained in touch despite failing to build on a lightning start to the Tour Championship in...

    Tiger Woods eagled the last to grab a share of the lead as Rory McIlroy remained in touch despite failing to build on a lightning start to the Tour Championship in Atlanta.
    Woods wary of threat from 'one of the best European sides'

    Woods wary of threat from 'one of the best European sides'


    Tiger Woods is seeking an end to his five-year drought and a major confidence boost as he returns to Ryder Cup action next week to take on what he considers the strongest European side ever...

    Tiger Woods is seeking an end to his five-year drought and a major confidence boost as he returns to Ryder Cup action next week to take on what he considers the strongest European side ever assembled.
    McElroy off to strong start at first stage of Tour school

    McElroy off to strong start at first stage of Tour school


    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 event at Stoke by...

    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 event at Stoke by Nayland.

    PGA Tour announces massive prize money increase and radical changes to FedEx Cup finale


    The PGA Tour has announced a massive increase in prize money and radical changes to the season-ending FedEx Cup, with the points leader given a two-shot "head start" in the Tour...

    The PGA Tour has announced a massive increase in prize money and radical changes to the season-ending FedEx Cup, with the points leader given a two-shot "head start" in the Tour Championship.
    Rising US golf star found 'assaulted and murdered' on course in Iowa

    Rising US golf star found 'assaulted and murdered' on course in Iowa


    A man has been charged with murder after the body of a 22-year-old female golf star ranked among the top players in the US was found on a course in...

    A man has been charged with murder after the body of a 22-year-old female golf star ranked among the top players in the US was found on a course in Iowa.
    Former soccer pro Grant is dreaming of tour card joy

    Former soccer pro Grant is dreaming of tour card joy


    Winger turned swinger Stephen Grant admits golf is a habit he just can't kick as he tees it up in the European Tour Qualifying School today believing he can still achieve his dream of playing on...

    Winger turned swinger Stephen Grant admits golf is a habit he just can't kick as he tees it up in the European Tour Qualifying School today believing he can still achieve his dream of playing on tour.
    Harrington has to settle for another top-five finish as Wu claims third win

    Harrington has to settle for another top-five finish as Wu claims third win


    Padraig Harrington recorded back-to-back top-five finishes for the first time in nine years as China's Ashun Wu denied Chris Wood the KLM Open at The...

    Padraig Harrington recorded back-to-back top-five finishes for the first time in nine years as China's Ashun Wu denied Chris Wood the KLM Open at The Dutch.
    'My long game was shocking... my stats were brutal' - Seamus Power gives honest assessment of year on PGA Tour

    'My long game was shocking... my stats were brutal' - Seamus Power gives honest assessment of year on PGA Tour


    It's probably no coincidence that Seamus Power learned to play golf just half an hour from Waterford's famous Magic Road, that strange stretch near Mahon Falls where you can switch off the engine and watch your car defy gravity by rolling...

    It's probably no coincidence that Seamus Power learned to play golf just half an hour from Waterford's famous Magic Road, that strange stretch near Mahon Falls where you can switch off the engine and watch your car defy gravity by rolling uphill.
    Golden oldie Stanford prevails in thrilling finale

    Golden oldie Stanford prevails in thrilling finale


    Angela Stanford became the second-oldest player in LPGA history to win her first major when she captured the Evian Championship after a dramatic...

    Angela Stanford became the second-oldest player in LPGA history to win her first major when she captured the Evian Championship after a dramatic finish.

    Seve's Ryder Cup legacy endures


    It is 21 years since the Ryder Cup's only previous staging in Continental Europe. That breakthrough at Valderrama marked the debut of this year's captain, Thomas Bjorn, in the event. And it was where Seve Ballesteros ended an unrivalled contribution as...

    It is 21 years since the Ryder Cup's only previous staging in Continental Europe. That breakthrough at Valderrama marked the debut of this year's captain, Thomas Bjorn, in the event. And it was where Seve Ballesteros ended an unrivalled contribution as the heartbeat of European endeavour.
    Dunne hopes Masters defence can ignite game

    Dunne hopes Masters defence can ignite game


    Paul Dunne missed his third cut in a row at the KLM Open but insisted he's looking a big week in his defence of the Sky Sports British Masters next...

    Paul Dunne missed his third cut in a row at the KLM Open but insisted he's looking a big week in his defence of the Sky Sports British Masters next month.
    No shortage of flair from Harrington

    No shortage of flair from Harrington


    Pádraig Harrington produced flashes of his trademark short game brilliance to keep the leader in his sights in the KLM Open at The...

    Pádraig Harrington produced flashes of his trademark short game brilliance to keep the leader in his sights in the KLM Open at The Dutch.

    Stunning 62 puts next qualifying stage in reach for Donnelly


    A scintillating 10-under par 62 from Kilkenny's Luke Donnelly stole the show at The Players Club in Bristol yesterday - with the Mount Juliet-attached star set to secure his qualification from the first stage of European Tour qualifying...

    A scintillating 10-under par 62 from Kilkenny's Luke Donnelly stole the show at The Players Club in Bristol yesterday - with the Mount Juliet-attached star set to secure his qualification from the first stage of European Tour qualifying school.
    'We're the underdogs' - Masters champion Patrick Reed claims Europe are Ryder Cup favourites

    'We're the underdogs' - Masters champion Patrick Reed claims Europe are Ryder Cup favourites


    Ryder Cup holders the United States will go into this year's meeting with Europe as underdogs, claims Masters champion Patrick Reed, as the country's golfers seek to end their overseas-winning drought in...

    Ryder Cup holders the United States will go into this year's meeting with Europe as underdogs, claims Masters champion Patrick Reed, as the country's golfers seek to end their overseas-winning drought in Paris.
    Harrington continues to play the long game ahead of KLM Open

    Harrington continues to play the long game ahead of KLM Open


    Padraig Harrington has bigger fish to fry than just building on his recent runner-up finish in the Czech Republic with another big performance in this week's KLM...

    Padraig Harrington has bigger fish to fry than just building on his recent runner-up finish in the Czech Republic with another big performance in this week's KLM Open.
    US Ryder Cup captain Jim Furyk names Tony Finau as his final wild-card pick

    US Ryder Cup captain Jim Furyk names Tony Finau as his final wild-card pick


    Tony Finau has been granted the last golden ticket. The 28-year-old was on Monday night confirmed as America’s final wildcard for this month’s Ryder...

    Tony Finau has been granted the last golden ticket. The 28-year-old was on Monday night confirmed as America’s final wildcard for this month’s Ryder Cup.
    Rory McIlroy left frustrated after giving himself 13 birdie putts in his first 13 holes but he made just one... from 11 inches

    Rory McIlroy left frustrated after giving himself 13 birdie putts in his first 13 holes but he made just one... from 11 inches


    Rory McIlroy was left feeling blue on the greens as Justin Rose became world number one despite losing out to Keegan Bradley in a play-off for the rain-delayed BMW Championship at...

    Rory McIlroy was left feeling blue on the greens as Justin Rose became world number one despite losing out to Keegan Bradley in a play-off for the rain-delayed BMW Championship at Aronimink.
    Rain dance for Rose as McIlroy sits tight in Philly

    Rain dance for Rose as McIlroy sits tight in Philly


    Justin Rose might be doing a rain dance but Rory McIlroy, Dustin Johnson and Jordan Spieth are praying the rain-delayed BMW Championship will be completed at Aronimink...

    Justin Rose might be doing a rain dance but Rory McIlroy, Dustin Johnson and Jordan Spieth are praying the rain-delayed BMW Championship will be completed at Aronimink today.
    Ireland rally to finish tied for tenth behind sizzling Danes

    Ireland rally to finish tied for tenth behind sizzling Danes


    Ireland were left to wonder what might have been as they rallied to finish tied for tenth behind Denmark in the World Amateur Team Championship for the Eisenhower Trophy at Carton...

    Ireland were left to wonder what might have been as they rallied to finish tied for tenth behind Denmark in the World Amateur Team Championship for the Eisenhower Trophy at Carton House.

    Star quality will keep the Ryder Cup tills ringing


    A personality-driven spectacle with huge appeal for TV viewers and on-site devotees, has been delivered by the rival captains in their wild-card choices for the 42nd Ryder Cup matches at Le Golf National, Paris from September 28 to 30. And whatever the...

    A personality-driven spectacle with huge appeal for TV viewers and on-site devotees, has been delivered by the rival captains in their wild-card choices for the 42nd Ryder Cup matches at Le Golf National, Paris from September 28 to 30. And whatever the desired result, the financial outcome is going to be substantial.
    Irish confident they can salvage success after Trophy disaster

    Irish confident they can salvage success after Trophy disaster


    Conor Purcell believes Ireland can make a last-ditch charge for a medal despite suffering a third-round disaster in the Eisenhower Trophy at Carton...

    Conor Purcell believes Ireland can make a last-ditch charge for a medal despite suffering a third-round disaster in the Eisenhower Trophy at Carton House.
    Rory falls back after frustrating second day

    Rory falls back after frustrating second day


    Rory McIlroy's wedge play might be improving but his driving and putting let him down as he slipped four shots behind Ryder Cup hopeful Xander Schauffele in the BMW Championship in...

    Rory McIlroy's wedge play might be improving but his driving and putting let him down as he slipped four shots behind Ryder Cup hopeful Xander Schauffele in the BMW Championship in Philadelphia.

    McIlroy misses out on 59 but still leads with Woods


    Rory McILroy was on course for a magical 59 but was forced to settle for an eight-under 62 alongside Tiger Woods in the first round of the BMW Championship in...

    Rory McILroy was on course for a magical 59 but was forced to settle for an eight-under 62 alongside Tiger Woods in the first round of the BMW Championship in Philadelphia.
    Dawson stars again as Irish dare to dream of glory on home turf

    Dawson stars again as Irish dare to dream of glory on home turf


    Ireland's trio of young guns racked up 16 birdies on day two of the Eisenhower Trophy at Carton House and will go into the third round just one shot behind leaders New...

    Ireland's trio of young guns racked up 16 birdies on day two of the Eisenhower Trophy at Carton House and will go into the third round just one shot behind leaders New Zealand.
    Tiger Woods and Rory McIlroy steal the show in Pennsylvania by shooting sizzling 62s

    Tiger Woods and Rory McIlroy steal the show in Pennsylvania by shooting sizzling 62s


    Tiger Woods reunited with an old friend and came within one shot of his career low score, an eight-under-par 62 that tied Rory McIlroy for the first-round lead at the BMW Championship in Pennsylvania on...

    Tiger Woods reunited with an old friend and came within one shot of his career low score, an eight-under-par 62 that tied Rory McIlroy for the first-round lead at the BMW Championship in Pennsylvania on Thursday.
    Matt Wallace 'disappointed' by Ryder Cup wild-card snub

    Matt Wallace 'disappointed' by Ryder Cup wild-card snub


    Matt Wallace has spoken of his disappointment at missing out on wild-card selection for this month's Ryder...

    Matt Wallace has spoken of his disappointment at missing out on wild-card selection for this month's Ryder Cup.
    McIlroy: Sergio made my Ryder Cups better, he's a great partner

    McIlroy: Sergio made my Ryder Cups better, he's a great partner


    Rory McIlroy dismissed talk of Sergio Garcia as a risky Ryder Cup pick and insisted the great intangibles for the outside world - the Spaniard's experience and his infectious enthusiasm in the team room - will be huge assets to Europe in...

    Rory McIlroy dismissed talk of Sergio Garcia as a risky Ryder Cup pick and insisted the great intangibles for the outside world - the Spaniard's experience and his infectious enthusiasm in the team room - will be huge assets to Europe in Paris.
    Dawson on fire with the blade as Ireland get off to dream Trophy start

    Dawson on fire with the blade as Ireland get off to dream Trophy start


    Robin Dawson used his putter like a magic wand to inspire his team-mates and give Ireland the rip-roaring start they craved in the Eisenhower Trophy at Carton...

    Robin Dawson used his putter like a magic wand to inspire his team-mates and give Ireland the rip-roaring start they craved in the Eisenhower Trophy at Carton House.
    Thomas Bjorn goes for Ryder Cup experience as Sergio Garcia is included among veteran captain's picks

    Thomas Bjorn goes for Ryder Cup experience as Sergio Garcia is included among veteran captain's picks


    Thomas Bjorn has gambled on experience for his Ryder Cup wildcard picks, surprisingly picking Sergio Garcia despite the Spaniard missing the cut at his last five majors and saying that heading to the tournament without him would be like “a football...

    Thomas Bjorn has gambled on experience for his Ryder Cup wildcard picks, surprisingly picking Sergio Garcia despite the Spaniard missing the cut at his last five majors and saying that heading to the tournament without him would be like “a football team without their captain.”
    DeChambeau doubles up as wayward McIlroy falters

    DeChambeau doubles up as wayward McIlroy falters


    Rory McIlroy lost his driving mojo as Bryson DeChambeau claimed back-to-back FedEx Cup playoff wins with victory in the Dell Technologies Championship at TPC...

    Rory McIlroy lost his driving mojo as Bryson DeChambeau claimed back-to-back FedEx Cup playoff wins with victory in the Dell Technologies Championship at TPC Boston.
    Wallace surge leaves Bjorn facing wildcard Ryder dilemma

    Wallace surge leaves Bjorn facing wildcard Ryder dilemma


    European Ryder Cup skipper Thomas Bjorn faces a wildcard dilemma after England's Matt Wallace won a four-man play-off to clinch the Made in Denmark title and stake his claim for one of four captain's...

    European Ryder Cup skipper Thomas Bjorn faces a wildcard dilemma after England's Matt Wallace won a four-man play-off to clinch the Made in Denmark title and stake his claim for one of four captain's picks.
    McIlroy finds range to put himself in mix for Dell prize

    McIlroy finds range to put himself in mix for Dell prize


    Rory McIlroy showed signs he's returning to form when he fired seven birdies in a super 66 to move within four shots of the lead heading into the final round of the Dell Technologies...

    Rory McIlroy showed signs he's returning to form when he fired seven birdies in a super 66 to move within four shots of the lead heading into the final round of the Dell Technologies Championship.

    US team cruise to crushing victory


    Arguably the most remarkable aspect of a crushing, 10-stroke triumph by the US over Japan in the Espirito Santo Trophy at Carton House yesterday, is that their previous win was all of 20 years ago. With defending champions, Korea, in third place, the...

    Arguably the most remarkable aspect of a crushing, 10-stroke triumph by the US over Japan in the Espirito Santo Trophy at Carton House yesterday, is that their previous win was all of 20 years ago. With defending champions, Korea, in third place, the Americans found hope of wresting back future professional dominance from oriental nations.

    Mehaffey puts Ireland back in the frame


    Olivia Mehaffey led from the front as Ireland staged a gutsy third-day fightback to keep their faint medal hopes alive in the World Amateur Team Championships at Carton...

    Olivia Mehaffey led from the front as Ireland staged a gutsy third-day fightback to keep their faint medal hopes alive in the World Amateur Team Championships at Carton House.

    McIlroy forced to grind it out on windy opening day in Boston


    Rory McIlroy and Tiger Woods fought back to keep the leaders in their sights in the Dell Technologies Championship at a windy TPC...

    Rory McIlroy and Tiger Woods fought back to keep the leaders in their sights in the Dell Technologies Championship at a windy TPC Boston.

    Ireland's hopes fade as big guns blitz Carton House with awesome display


    Ireland's medal hopes are on life support after they failed to join the birdie-fest at Carton House yesterday and slipped 16 strokes off the lead at halfway point in the World Amateur Team...

    Ireland's medal hopes are on life support after they failed to join the birdie-fest at Carton House yesterday and slipped 16 strokes off the lead at halfway point in the World Amateur Team Championships.

    McIlroy believes video session will help regain teenage swing


    Rory McILroy admits that a 10-day video archive and practice session with coach Michael Bannon has convinced him he can get back to swinging the club like he did at...

    Rory McILroy admits that a 10-day video archive and practice session with coach Michael Bannon has convinced him he can get back to swinging the club like he did at 16.
    Mehaffey leads way in positive start for Ireland trio in World Amateur bid

    Mehaffey leads way in positive start for Ireland trio in World Amateur bid


    Olivia Mehaffey led from the front as Ireland overcame first-day nerves to make a positive start in their medal bid in the World Amateur Team Championships at Carton...

    Olivia Mehaffey led from the front as Ireland overcame first-day nerves to make a positive start in their medal bid in the World Amateur Team Championships at Carton House.
    Irish trio hope it's plain sailing after Murphy pep talk

    Irish trio hope it's plain sailing after Murphy pep talk


    Ireland's women's team is hoping that a pep talk from Olympic sailor Annalise Murphy will be worth its weight in gold when they tee it up in the World Amateur Team Championships at Carton House...

    Ireland's women's team is hoping that a pep talk from Olympic sailor Annalise Murphy will be worth its weight in gold when they tee it up in the World Amateur Team Championships at Carton House today.
    Harrington scents victory in Prague

    Harrington scents victory in Prague


    Padraig Harrington rolled back the years with a bogey-free 65 to take a share of the lead into the final round of the Czech Masters in...

    Padraig Harrington rolled back the years with a bogey-free 65 to take a share of the lead into the final round of the Czech Masters in Prague.

    'Sport can be a great comfort . . .'


    Trusting the passage of time to have eased the terrible hurt, I spoke last week with Lindsay Hall about the Omagh bomb. It is 20 years since we met at Portmarnock Links, where golfers from all over these islands, and further afield, came together in...

    Trusting the passage of time to have eased the terrible hurt, I spoke last week with Lindsay Hall about the Omagh bomb. It is 20 years since we met at Portmarnock Links, where golfers from all over these islands, and further afield, came together in solidarity with those affected by the outrage.
    Power finish keeps Waterford ace in the FedEx hunt

    Power finish keeps Waterford ace in the FedEx hunt


    Seamus Power produced a gutsy finish to make the cut and keep his FedEx Cup Playoff hopes alive at The Northern Trust in New...

    Seamus Power produced a gutsy finish to make the cut and keep his FedEx Cup Playoff hopes alive at The Northern Trust in New Jersey.

    Clarke 'nervous' about Tour Champions debut


    Darren Clarke spent his 50th birthday celebrating in the Bahamas and admits he's "a little bit nervous" about making his PGA Tour Champions debut...

    Darren Clarke spent his 50th birthday celebrating in the Bahamas and admits he's "a little bit nervous" about making his PGA Tour Champions debut today.

    Portrush 'surpasses expectations' with Open sell-out


    Remaining fans hoping to attend The Open at Royal Portrush next year could end up disappointed with tickets for the four Championship days already sold...

    Remaining fans hoping to attend The Open at Royal Portrush next year could end up disappointed with tickets for the four Championship days already sold out.

    Power behind in FedEx bid as Harrington off to Prague flyer


    Seamus Power matched Tiger Woods but finds himself playing catch-up in his bid for FedEx Cup survival in The Northern Trust in New...

    Seamus Power matched Tiger Woods but finds himself playing catch-up in his bid for FedEx Cup survival in The Northern Trust in New Jersey.
    Hoey blow in race to rejoin european tour

    Hoey blow in race to rejoin european tour


    Michael Hoey has his work cut out to close the gap on the top 15 in the Challenge Tour rankings after an opening 75 left him 13 strokes off the pace at the Rolex Trophy in...

    Michael Hoey has his work cut out to close the gap on the top 15 in the Challenge Tour rankings after an opening 75 left him 13 strokes off the pace at the Rolex Trophy in Switzerland.
    Koepka on a roll after 'escaping the cage'

    Koepka on a roll after 'escaping the cage'


    Rory McIlroy might be sitting out the first FedEx Cup Playoff event to address issues in his game but Brooks Koepka is gunning to add another win to his stellar bid for Player of the Year honours at The Northern Trust in New...

    Rory McIlroy might be sitting out the first FedEx Cup Playoff event to address issues in his game but Brooks Koepka is gunning to add another win to his stellar bid for Player of the Year honours at The Northern Trust in New Jersey.

    Clarke begins Senior service with Irish Open plans in mind


    Darren Clarke begins his PGA Tour Champions career in Seattle on Friday but he's already looking to 2020 and the Dubai Duty Free Irish...

    Darren Clarke begins his PGA Tour Champions career in Seattle on Friday but he's already looking to 2020 and the Dubai Duty Free Irish Open.
    Power feels he must improve to avoid future FedEx torture

    Power feels he must improve to avoid future FedEx torture


    Seamus Power insists he must improve his game and start contending for wins if he's to avoid a repeat of his FedEx Cup torture again next...

    Seamus Power insists he must improve his game and start contending for wins if he's to avoid a repeat of his FedEx Cup torture again next year.
    Fierce Koepka finish echoes Harrington glory

    Fierce Koepka finish echoes Harrington glory


    Since Bellerive last Sunday, the place of PGA champion Brooks Koepka in golfing history has been assessed. On becoming only the fifth player to capture it and the US Open in the same year, he also holds the unique distinction of adding the PGA to...

    Since Bellerive last Sunday, the place of PGA champion Brooks Koepka in golfing history has been assessed. On becoming only the fifth player to capture it and the US Open in the same year, he also holds the unique distinction of adding the PGA to back-to-back US Open triumphs in less than 15 months.
    Kilkenny star sets up Portrush battle with England's Pagdin

    Kilkenny star sets up Portrush battle with England's Pagdin


    Kilkenny star Mark Power will face Englishman Joseph Pagdin at Royal Portrush this morning with a place in the Boys Amateur Championship semi-finals at...

    Kilkenny star Mark Power will face Englishman Joseph Pagdin at Royal Portrush this morning with a place in the Boys Amateur Championship semi-finals at stake.
    Snedeker scorches to a 59 as Irish toil in Greensboro

    Snedeker scorches to a 59 as Irish toil in Greensboro


    Seamus Power gave himself a FedEx Cup headache as Brandt Snedeker made history in the Wyndham Championship by becoming the ninth player to shoot 59 on the PGA...

    Seamus Power gave himself a FedEx Cup headache as Brandt Snedeker made history in the Wyndham Championship by becoming the ninth player to shoot 59 on the PGA Tour.
    Power leads way as star Irish trio start bid to keep PGA status

    Power leads way as star Irish trio start bid to keep PGA status


    Seamus Power is sitting pretty but the superstar trio of Shane Lowry, Graeme McDowell and Pádraig Harrington need to shoot the lights out to keep their PGA Tour cards at the Wyndham Championship in...

    Seamus Power is sitting pretty but the superstar trio of Shane Lowry, Graeme McDowell and Pádraig Harrington need to shoot the lights out to keep their PGA Tour cards at the Wyndham Championship in Greensboro.
    Paul Hayward: Young pretenders still out in front but Woods revival opens up a spectacular new horizon

    Paul Hayward: Young pretenders still out in front but Woods revival opens up a spectacular new horizon


    When Jack Nicklaus won his 18th and final Major six years after his 17th, Jim Nantz of CBS exclaimed: "The bear has come out of hibernation." It was a grand spectacle - but not as momentous as Tiger coming out of...

    When Jack Nicklaus won his 18th and final Major six years after his 17th, Jim Nantz of CBS exclaimed: "The bear has come out of hibernation." It was a grand spectacle - but not as momentous as Tiger coming out of captivity.
    Ladies on board for NI Open joint event

    Ladies on board for NI Open joint event


    Women's professional golf will return to Irish shores after a seven-year absence next year when the NI Open is staged as both a men's and ladies'...

    Women's professional golf will return to Irish shores after a seven-year absence next year when the NI Open is staged as both a men's and ladies' event.
    Power makes strong start at Portrush

    Power makes strong start at Portrush


    Kilkenny's Mark Power made a solid start to the Boys Amateur Championship. The 18-year-old carded a level-par 71 at Portrush and now switches to Portstewart today looking to cement his place in the match play stages. Athenry's David Kitt took...

    Kilkenny's Mark Power made a solid start to the Boys Amateur Championship. The 18-year-old carded a level-par 71 at Portrush and now switches to Portstewart today looking to cement his place in the match play stages. Athenry's David Kitt took 72.
    'Two referees and neither had the balls' - Shane Lowry fumes at rules official as US PGA Championship charge comes up just short

    'Two referees and neither had the balls' - Shane Lowry fumes at rules official as US PGA Championship charge comes up just short


    Offaly's Shane Lowry was pleased that he was competing at the business end of golf tournaments for the third weekend running but expressed his frustration at a rules official after a controversial incident on the 16th hole of the final round of the US...

    Offaly's Shane Lowry was pleased that he was competing at the business end of golf tournaments for the third weekend running but expressed his frustration at a rules official after a controversial incident on the 16th hole of the final round of the US PGA Championship at Bellerive in St Louis.

    McIlroy ready for some serious soul-searching after another letdown


    Rory McIlroy closed with a roller-coaster round that matched his Major season and confessed that he may sit out the first FedEx Cup event to do some soul-searching after seeing his Major drought extend to four...

    Rory McIlroy closed with a roller-coaster round that matched his Major season and confessed that he may sit out the first FedEx Cup event to do some soul-searching after seeing his Major drought extend to four years.
    Meet me in St Louis as big names spark big-game fever among fans

    Meet me in St Louis as big names spark big-game fever among fans


    It brought back memories of the bad old days of the M50 toll booths - a 30-minute traffic snarl-up through a dizzying maze of freeways and overpasses to the banks of the...

    It brought back memories of the bad old days of the M50 toll booths - a 30-minute traffic snarl-up through a dizzying maze of freeways and overpasses to the banks of the Mississippi.
    McLarnon joins Mullingar legends

    McLarnon joins Mullingar legends


    Massereene's Tiarnan McLarnon produced a blistering finish to win the Mullingar Scratch Trophy by a stroke and join the legends of the Irish...

    Massereene's Tiarnan McLarnon produced a blistering finish to win the Mullingar Scratch Trophy by a stroke and join the legends of the Irish game.

    Koepka shows Major progress again


    Brooks Koepka held off a charging Tiger Woods to claim the 100th US PGA by two shots as Shane Lowry was left to rue a costly finish to a sensational final day at Bellerive Country...

    Brooks Koepka held off a charging Tiger Woods to claim the 100th US PGA by two shots as Shane Lowry was left to rue a costly finish to a sensational final day at Bellerive Country Club.
    As it happened: Brooks Koepka wins the PGA Championship on an afternoon of high drama at Bellerive

    As it happened: Brooks Koepka wins the PGA Championship on an afternoon of high drama at Bellerive


    Brooks Koepka has claimed his second major title of the year as he wins the US PGA Championship at Bellerive Golf Course, with Shane Lowry and Tiger Woods coming up short after a thrilling final...

    Brooks Koepka has claimed his second major title of the year as he wins the US PGA Championship at Bellerive Golf Course, with Shane Lowry and Tiger Woods coming up short after a thrilling final round:
    Lowry makes lightning start before electrical storm forces play to be halted for day

    Lowry makes lightning start before electrical storm forces play to be halted for day


    Shane Lowry got off to a lightning start in the second round of the US PGA Championship only to see his charge up the leaderboard halted by an electrical storm that halted play for rest of the...

    Shane Lowry got off to a lightning start in the second round of the US PGA Championship only to see his charge up the leaderboard halted by an electrical storm that halted play for rest of the day.
    Heartbreak as Ireland ladies lose to scots

    Heartbreak as Ireland ladies lose to scots


    There was heartbreak for Ireland's ladies at Ballybunion yesterday as they surrendered their Home International title to Scotland following a 6-3 defeat in a remarkable...

    There was heartbreak for Ireland's ladies at Ballybunion yesterday as they surrendered their Home International title to Scotland following a 6-3 defeat in a remarkable turnaround.
    Shane Lowry makes a charge at the US PGA Championship before rain halts his surge

    Shane Lowry makes a charge at the US PGA Championship before rain halts his surge


    Ireland's Shane Lowry moved into contention at the US PGA Championship in St Louis, but he has ground to make up as he aims to catch leaders Gary Woodland, Kevin Kisner and Brooks...

    Ireland's Shane Lowry moved into contention at the US PGA Championship in St Louis, but he has ground to make up as he aims to catch leaders Gary Woodland, Kevin Kisner and Brooks Koepka.