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Tommy Fleetwood insists he holds no ill-will towards Rory McIlroy after the Northern Irishman questioned the career commitment of some of Europe’s biggest stars opting out of the PGA Tour restart

Open Championship – Top-10 Greatest Hits – #4

Opinions are – and to this day remain so - divided as to which of the trio of Seve Ballesteros Open Championships were the most memorable. We've landed on the second one

Molinari moving Stateside & it’s nothing to do with McIlroy’s ‘broadside’

"The next chapter of our life is going to be in California, where we hope to be safe, happy and to spend more time together as a family" - Francesco Molinari

Power digs deep to stay in touch of maiden Tour title

West Waterford's Seamus Power grabbed back-to-back birdies at 13 and 14 in a round of 69 to be sharing fourth place at 14-under par

Top 100

Best 100 Golf Holes in Ireland

Kevin Markham, golf course writer and photographer, and Ally McIntosh, golf course architect, identify Ireland’s Best 100 Holes for Irish Golfer Magazine. Before you start reading, pick your 3 favourite holes in Ireland. Did they make it?
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Tour News

Power fades as DeChambeau muscles his way to Rocket Mortgage win

Seamus Power drifted outside the top-10 on the final day as beefed-up American Bryson DeChambeau moved to No. 4 in the world with a post-lockdown victory that's been coming

Power blasts his way to career opening 36-hole low at Rocket Mortgage

Seamus Power keep his pedal to the metal to record a second bogey free round at a share of the early lead at the Rocket Mortgage Classic

Meadow signs on with Galgorm Spa & Golf Resort

Brilliant news for Stephanie Meadow as she has just been announced as the new Touring Professional for Galgorm Spa & Golf Resort

Latest Podcast

Irish Golfer Podcast – S1 Ep 4 – Niall Horan

The Mullingar man chats everything golf, from this year's Masters to getting starstruck meeting his idols and how his golf management company, Modest! Golf is helping to grow the game

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Open Championship – Top-10 Greatest Hits – #5

The beauty of Open Championship golf and links golf for that matter is that it demands a variety of shots scarcely seen across the weekly haunts of the PGA and European Tours. Here's two great examples

Open Championship – Top-10 Greatest Hits – #6

Who could forget the image of Jordan Spieth way right, deep into the dunes, faced with an unplayable lie, his procession towards a first Open Championship in serious jeopardy

Open Championship – Top-10 Greatest Hits – #8

In 1973, arguably the sport’s first global superstar was bowing-out of the Open Championship. Trust Gene Sarazen to sign off with a hole-in-one

Calls to postpone the PGA Tour are a knee-jerk reaction

'At the risk of sounding a little “tin-foil hat” here, the evidence suggests that the wave of positive tests and withdrawals has been blown way out of proportion'

Open Championship – Top-10 Greatest Hits – #9

No Top-10 of Open Championship greatest hits would be complete without at least one contribution from the greatest golfer of his – and arguably any other – generation, Tiger Woods

GUI/ILGU News

Final few places available for the Newry, Mourne & Down Trophy 2020

In the year of the Staycation, golf enthusiasts need look no further than this three-day tournament that finishes with a flourish on the fairways of Royal County Down

Gladiators, ready? Inter-club draws published

Draws for the AIG Senior Cup, AIG Junior Cup, AIG Jimmy Bruen Shield, AIG Pierce Purcell Shield, Under-18 Inter-Club Championship and a number of provincial competitions are now available to view

Revised Fixture List for 2020 as Championships and Inter-Club events resume

The Golfing Union of Ireland has issued a number of revisions to its fixtures for 2020 as plans continue for the resumption of championship and inter-club activity at the end of July
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Club News

Blainroe Plays in Pink for Breast Cancer Research

2019 was another huge year for 'Play in Pink' with over €160,000 raised from 130 golf days all over Ireland. Why not get your club involved for the 2020 campaign?

Look no further than your local golf club for Father’s Day gift ideas

If you’ve left your Father’s Day gift buying down to the last minute, don’t fret, your local golf club has got you covered
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Equipment

Keep up to date with the latest releases from all major golf brands.

Big Max introduces lightest ever push trolley

At just 5.4kg, the TI Lite from trolley experts Big Max is a practical dream for golfers wanting to take the edge off their long walk spoiled

Motocaddy M7 remote offers even more hands-free control

Motocaddy is introducing a new M7 Remote trolley that gives golfers a superb hands-free option for transporting clubs on the golf course

Cleveland Golf lifts curtain on latest flagship wedge, the RTX ZipCore

“Cleveland wedges are always just beautiful looking clubs, and this one is no different,” said 2019 Open Champion Shane Lowry

Take Pride in your grips with all new MCC Teams collection

First revealed in January, Golf Pride is expanding its popular MCC family of hybrid grips with the new MCC Teams collection

Style, comfort and functionality, the MARQ Golfer from Garmin

The latest offering from Garmin, a luxury wearable called MARQ Golfer, is designed to be worn both on and off the golf course.

Feature Interviews

Big Interview – James Sugrue – Mallow and mellow for life 

The Amateur Champion recalls that famous week in Portmarnock, potential Augusta practice partners and his secret weapon named Jimmy

Recovering Dunne knows fast start will be key when golf gets green light

If you missed our Paul Dunne podcast launch, here the former European Tour winner opens up about a season where he lost his Tour card and outlines his plans for a comeback

Silver linings – The Big Interview with Paul Dunne

Taken from our freshly launched podcast debut with the former European Tour winner, KPMG Ambassador Paul Dunne opens up about a season where he lost his Tour card and outlines his plans for a comeback

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Galvin Green hits the shelves with eye-catching 2020 range

Galvin Green has turned to the ‘Science of Excellence’ for inspiration for its 2020 Part Two clothing range launched this month

Get in the Zone with Ecco Golf

Looking to upgrade your footwear for the 2020 season? Zonal support redefined as Ecco’s S-Three takes performance technology to the next level

Galvin Green brings out biggest ever Junior range

Premium golf apparel brand Galvin Green has introduced its biggest ever range of high-performance clothing aimed at young golfers for the 2020 season

Footjoy delivers comprehensive spikeless line-up for 2020

Footjoy's latest offering boasts more comfort, versatility and durability with a range of models to suit all golfers

Travel

Clubs to Hire celebrates 10 years in business

2020 hasn't been an easy year so it's great to see a small Irish business celebrating such a milestone event

Ireland’s Iconic Golf Sights

Iconic sights are those elements that give a round something extra special. Here's ten of the best that Ireland has to offer. Did we miss any?
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Irish PGA News

McGrane & Moriarty earn spots in this year’s Irish Open

There may be no current date confirmed for this year's Dubai Duty Free Irish Open but when we get one, both Damien McGrane and Colm Moriarty can pencil it in to their respective calendars

Two Irish PGA Pro-Ams to look forward to under K Club rebrand

The Straffan Golf Club Irish PGA Pro-Am 2020, sponsored by CFM Group Business Insurance, marks the official launch of the newly renamed golf club at The K Club

O’Briain and McGrane come out on top at Sutton

Old Conna's Neil O'Briain and local assistant Gary McGrane fired three-under par 67s at the PGA southern branch pro only four-ball event in Sutton Golf Club
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