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    • 10 of the most memorable Open Championship moments

      10 of the most memorable Open Championship moments

      We all have our favourite moment from The Open Championship but here are ten of what we think are the best moments in Open Championship history. 1. Harrington’s Heroics He became the first Irishman to win the Open in 60 years the year before but Padraig Harrington’s...

      Weird Science: Harrington’s theories set for Open test

      Weird Science: Harrington’s theories set for Open test

      Call me old fashioned but I took umbrage to Bryson DeChambeau being christened golf’s ‘Mad Scientist’ when he broke onto the scene last year. This generation has a habit of claiming creative “originality” as its own when in truth, more and more ideas spawn from...

      McGinley grabs top ten finish in European Senior Tour debut

      McGinley grabs top ten finish in European Senior Tour debut

      Paul McGinley, who turned 50 in December had missed some of this year through injury and is now looking forward to a new challenge on the over-50s circuit. A final round 67 at the WINSTONgolf Senior Open in Germany jumped McGinley up to a tie for tenth and placed him...

      Moynihan signs off with a pair of weekend 65s in Italy

      Moynihan signs off with a pair of weekend 65s in Italy

      Gavin Moynihan signed off in style with a pair of weekend 65s at the Italian Challenge Open by Lyoness. The 22 year old Mount Wolseley touring professional earned €4500 for his weeks work but dropped two places to 17th just outside the top 15 in the Road to Oman that...

      Irish challenge fades at Women’s US Open on tough day two

      Irish challenge fades at Women’s US Open on tough day two

      Day two at the US Women's Open was certainly a challenge for the players as the stragglers from round one completed it early in the day, the persistent rain had an affect on scoring and President Trump became the first sitting President to visit the US Women's Open....

      Stress free Harrington hits the front in Scotland

      Stress free Harrington hits the front in Scotland

      Padraig Harrington insists it will now be a sheer weight of numbers in having won 30 times around the globe if he is to win for a fourth time in Scotland. Harrington, and now after having first missed his Monday night flight to Glasgow, finds himself heading to the...

      McIlroy crashes out in Scotland missing another cut

      McIlroy crashes out in Scotland missing another cut

      Rory McIlroy’s odds in winning a second Claret Jug seem now in total disarray after he crashed out of the Aberdeen Asset Management Scottish Open. What began on Monday with a pleasant ferry trip across the Irish Sea turned into a gloomy passage for McIlroy with rounds...

      Maguire and Meadow need low scoring day at US Open

      Maguire and Meadow need low scoring day at US Open

      In a weather delayed opening round at the US Open it was China's Shanshen Feng who made the headlines with a blistering first round 66 to lie one shot clear of Any Yang. Lydia Ko is lurking only one shot further back alongside Carlotta Ciganda, who has to return this...

      Harrington and Dunne excel as Rory struggles in Dundonald

      Harrington and Dunne excel as Rory struggles in Dundonald

      The stroke average for the field for the opening day of the Aberdeen Asset Management Scottish Open may have been slightly over par at 72.54 but that didn’t stop Paul Dunne and Padraig Harrington post steady opening rounds at Dundonald Links. Harrington carded seven...

      McGinley relishing European Senior Tour debut in Germany

      McGinley relishing European Senior Tour debut in Germany

      Paul McGinley, captain of Europe’s 2014 Ryder Cup winning team, will become the latest player to make his European Senior Tour debut as he prepares to tee it up at the WINSTONgolf Senior Open tomorrow. McGinley, who turned 50 in December, has missed some of this year...

      McIlroy says he is sounding like a broken record

      McIlroy says he is sounding like a broken record

      Rory McIlroy joked he is beginning to sound like a “broken record” as he strives to regain his four-time Majors winning form ahead of this week’s Scottish Open and next Thursday’s starting Open Championship.   As World No. 4 he tees up on the Dundonald Links...

      Maguire & Meadow set for US Women’s Open

      Maguire & Meadow set for US Women’s Open

      The 72nd US Women’s Open heads to of all places, Trump National Golf Club in Bedminster today where there will be no shortage of Irish interest. Duke University star Leona Maguire and Jordanstown’s LPGA Tour professional Stephanie Meadow will be among a star-studded...

      Rahm untouchable as he takes Irish Open crown

      Rahm untouchable as he takes Irish Open crown

      Jon Rahm benefitted from a new and fairer rules outlook to join the greats of Spanish golf, including the late Seve Balleseteros, in capturing the Dubai Duty Free Irish Open at Portstewart.   The 22-year old Rahm was in a class of his own storming his way in steady...

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      RENTON LAIDLAW: A Tribute by Bernie McGuire

      RENTON LAIDLAW: A Tribute by Bernie McGuire

      In my long years travelling the world reporting on golf, there have been just a handful of those I first looked up to who I can say really went out of their way to make me feel so welcome. One of those sadly passed away early on Tuesday evening. The Association of...

      Rice heads Irish hopefuls at EuroPro Q-School

      Rice heads Irish hopefuls at EuroPro Q-School

      Tim Rice carded a three-under par opening 68 to head the Irish hopefuls after day one of EuroPro Q School 2021 Final Stage supported by Sky Sports at Stoke by Nayland Hotel, Golf & Spa. The Limerick professional fired five birdies and a double-bogey on the...

      McGee up against it at Korn Ferry Q-School

      McGee up against it at Korn Ferry Q-School

      McGee put himself under more pressure on day two of the Second Stage qualifier at Korn Ferry Tour Q-School in Brooksville, Florida after another disappointing day. The Derry man was better in his second round than in his first, shooting a level-par 72 to add to his 74...