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Law and Boutier win Vic Open titles as Moynihan makes history

David Law and Celine Boutier triumphed at the ISPS Handa Vic Open. Picture: Getty Images Scotland's David Law clinched a life-changing win in the innovative ISPS Handa Vic Open as Ireland's Gavin Moynihan etched his name in European Tour history.Michael Hoey closed with a 69 to tie for 17th with Paul Dunne, who posted a one-over 73 at 13th Beach Golf Club near Melbourne to leave t...
Tags: England, Law, Scotland, Alabama, Sport, Ireland, Golf, European Tour, Belgium, Wade Ormsby, Melbourne, Padraig Harrington, University Of Alabama, Moynihan, Maguire, Duke University

Harrington urges Lowry to have "self-confidence"; hails Dunne's "X-factor" 

Padraig Harrington talks about the golf swing with PGA coach Brendan McDaid at the opening of Spawell Golf Academy in Templeogue this week Pádraig Harrington’s wrist injury will keep him out of action for at least another fortnight but he has his finger on the pulse when it comes to Rory McIlroy’s Masters build-up or Shane Lowry and Paul Dunne as potential Ryder Cup rookies.Having...
Tags: England, Sport, Pga, Golf, Rory Mcilroy, Justin Rose, Pga Tour, European Tour, Bubba Watson, Dubai, Wisconsin, Dustin Johnson, Belfast, Honda, Shane Lowry, Abu Dhabi

Harrington on Li Haotong’s “harsh” penalty: “Somebody had to take the hit for everybody else”

Pádraig Harrington opened the newly renovated Spawell Golf Academy, which is now under the management of his longtime friend, Peter Lawrie Pádraig Harrington thought the two-stroke penalty handed to China's Li Haotong in Sunday's Dubai Desert Classic was "borderline" and "very harsh" but felt that somebody had "to take the hit" as officials work to make players aware of the slew o...
Tags: China, Sport, Golf, European Tour, Dubai, Dublin, Jordan Spieth, Padraig Harrington, Peter Lawrie, Bryson DeChambeau, Harrington, Li Haotong, Haotong Li, Rules of Golf, Haotong, Spawell Golf Academy

Rory ready to put his head on the block again

Rory McIlroy Rory McIlroy insists his final group hoodoo is not getting into his head as he makes his debut in the Farmers Insurance Open at Torrey Pines.The Holywood star (29), who explained that he has yet to make up his mind about whether or not he will keep his  European Tour membership this year, has come up empty-handed in his last seven appearances in final groups.After end...
Tags: Europe, Florida, US, Sport, Atlantic, Hawaii, Middle East, Golf, Rory Mcilroy, Sergio Garcia, Pga Tour, Rickie Fowler, Dubai, Shane Lowry, Padraig Harrington, Tampa

Lowry banks big on confidence after grittiest round: "I had to go right the bottom of the well for that one”

Shane Lowry hits his tee shot on the first hole during the final round of the 100th PGA Championship held at Bellerive Golf Club on August 12, 2018 in St. Louis, Missouri. (Photo by Montana Pritchard/PGA of America) Shane Lowry banked much more than a cheque for €1.04 million in the Arabian Desert on Saturday — he rediscovered his confidence and stashed some away for major days to...
Tags: Sport, Ryder Cup, Golf, Lee Westwood, Paul Mcginley, European Tour, Portugal, Shane Lowry, Richard, Padraig Harrington, Lowry, Abu Dhabi HSBC, Neil, Harrington, Arabian Desert, Valderrama

Lowry officially 41st in the world

Shane Lowry hits his tee shot on the 13th hole during the third round of the 100th PGA Championship at Bellerive in St. Louis, Missouri in 2018. Photo by Montana Pritchard/PGA of America Shane Lowry’s dramatic Abu Dhabi HSBC victory has catapulted him 34 places to 41st in the latest Official World Golf Ranking.The Offaly man (31) is also top of the Race to Dubai heading to this we...
Tags: Japan, New York, Sport, Thailand, Graeme Mcdowell, Golf, Phil Mickelson, Rory Mcilroy, European Tour, Wgc, Dubai, Shane Lowry, Padraig Harrington, Memphis, Pebble Beach, Paul Casey

Lowry thrilled "bottle" remains intact as he lays Oakmont hoodoo to rest

Shane Lowry shakes hands with Andrew Landry at the end of their round during the final round of the 2016 U.S. Open at Oakmont Country Club in Oakmont, Pa. on Sunday, June 19, 2016. (Copyright USGA/Joel Kowsky) Shane Lowry was thrilled with the "bottle" he showed as he snatched the Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship from Richard Sterne and put his Oakmont nightmare behind him with a clutc...
Tags: Sport, Golf, European Tour, Dustin Johnson, Johnson, Shane Lowry, Abu Dhabi, Richard, Padraig Harrington, Doha, Lowry, Pittsburgh, Majors, Oakmont, Oakmont Country Club, Richard Sterne

Harrington "consumed" by Ryder Cup as gun goes: "I'm hoping that dies down"

Pádraig Harrington has been Ryder Cup captain for less than a week but already admitted that he's "consumed" by the job and hoping things calm down as he eases into his 20-month journey.The Dubliner (47) confessed that he was so drained by his first afternoon as skipper that he had to go to bed and has been regularly taking naps since his unveiling at Wentworth."I can't believe how much it is consuming my thinking at the mom...
Tags: Europe, US, Sport, Paris, Golf, Rory Mcilroy, Sergio Garcia, Pga Tour, European Tour, Padraig Harrington, Wentworth, Sergio, Sam Torrance, McIlroy, Caroline, Harrington

Ryder Cup: Paul Lawrie says captaincy hopes have gone

Paul Lawrie says it is "unlikely" he will ever captain Europe's Ryder Cup team but believes Padraig Harrington is a "brilliant appointment".
Tags: Europe, News, Padraig Harrington, Paul Lawrie

Harrington banking on Ryder Cup Rors

2020 European Ryder Cup captain, Pádraig Harrington. Picture: Getty Images  Pádraig Harrington is ready to put his reputation on the line as Ryder Cup captain with Rory McIlroy as his team room talisman.The Dubliner (47) confessed that he had to think "long and hard" before accepting the task of leading Europe's defence of the trophy at Whistling Straits in Wisconsin in 2020.But h...
Tags: Europe, US, Sport, Ryder Cup, Golf, Rory Mcilroy, European Tour, Wisconsin, Padraig Harrington, McIlroy, Harrington, Whistling Straits, Rory is top

Padraig Harrington Named Captain of 2020 European Ryder Cup Team

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Padraig Harrington chosen as captain for 2020 Ryder Cup

Padraig Harrington has been chosen as captain of the Europe team for the 2020 Ryder Cup at Whistling Straits            [Author: AP]
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Harrington chosen as Europe captain for 2020 Ryder Cup

VIRGINIA WATER, England (AP) — Padraig Harrington has been chosen as captain of the Europe team for the 2020 Ryder Cup at Whistling Straits. The appointment of Harrington was announced by the European Tour at its headquarters at Wentworth on Tuesday. The 47-year-old Irishman has served as vice-captain for the last three Ryder Cups, most […]
Tags: Europe, News, Sports, Padraig Harrington, Wentworth, Harrington, VIRGINIA WATER England

Harrington to lead Europe at 2020 Ryder Cup

Ireland's Padraig Harrington will captain Europe at the 2020 Ryder Cup when they defend the trophy in Wisconsin.
Tags: Europe, News, Ireland, Padraig Harrington, Harrington

Padraig Harrington: Europe name Irishman as 2020 Ryder Cup captain

Ireland's Padraig Harrington will captain Europe at the 2020 Ryder Cup when they defend the trophy in Wisconsin.
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Harrington nursing broken wrist as Ryder Cup announcement looms

CHARLOTTE, NC - AUGUST 10: Padraig Harrington of Ireland hits his tee shot on the 14th hole during Round One for the 99th PGA Championship held at Quail Hollow Club on August 10, 2017 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Scott Halleran/PGA of America) Team Europe needs a strong hand on the tiller as it voyages to the US to defend the Ryder Cup next year and Padraig Harrington looks cert...
Tags: Europe, Minnesota, Virginia, US, Sport, Rome, Ireland, Pga, Ryder Cup, Golf, Justin Rose, Lee Westwood, Paul Mcginley, European Tour, Dubai, Dustin Johnson

Padraig Harrington: Broken wrist bone rules out three-time major winner

Three-time major winner Padraig Harrington is out of action until next month after breaking a bone in his wrist.
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It’s Official: Gary Woodland Joins Wilson Staff

Not sure if this falls under the Hotly Rumored heading or even Worst-Kept Secret, but it’s official: Gary Woodland has officially signed a multi-year equipment deal with Wilson Staff. It may be only mildly significant in the big picture, but it is the first Tour signing for Wilson Staff since Troy Merritt came on board three years ago, and Woodland instantly becomes Wilson’s highest ranked Tour pro. And for a brand that still touts more Major championships than any other (61 and holding), Woodla...
Tags: Sport, United States, Hawaii, Golf, Pga Tour, Roger Federer, Clarke, Kansas, Dustin Johnson, Brooks Koepka, Golf News, Padraig Harrington, Naples, Wilson, Gary, Callaway

A warm welcome awaits at lovely St Anne’s

St Anne’s Golf Links in Dublin St Anne’s Golf Club will forever be linked with the memory of the great Lahinch-born professional Paddy Skerritt, whose first sight of the club he was to call home from 1963 until his death in 2001, hardly bode well for what turned out to be a long and fruitful relationship. As the club’s 75-year history recounted back in 1996, Paddy and his wife Jul...
Tags: Travel, Sport, Architecture, Ireland, Liverpool, Heritage, Ford, Tourism, Golf, British Army, Robbie Keane, Dublin, Shane Lowry, Padraig Harrington, Newlands, Anne

Patient Leona remains on track at Q-School

Leona Maguire in action in Spain recently. Credit: Tristan Jones Slieve Russell’s Leona Maguire chiselled out a two under 70 and insisted she must remain patient if she’s to win her Ladies European Tour card at the Final Stage of the Lalla Aicha Tour School in Morocco.While the Co Cavan star struggled to make putts at Palm Golf Ourika in Marrakesh, she's one of five players tied f...
Tags: England, New York, Saudi Arabia, Germany, US, Qatar, Spain, Sport, Morocco, Middle East, Graeme Mcdowell, Golf, Rory Mcilroy, Pga Tour, European Tour, Dubai

No white smoke yet in Harrington’s Ryder Cup captaincy wait

Padraig Harrington Hopes of white smoke in Padraig Harrington's quest for the 2020 Ryder Cup captaincy are unlikely before Christmas.CEO Keith Pelley had hoped that the European Tour’s five-strong selection committee would be able to announce its decision before the holidays.But it’s understood he has yet to sit down with a representative from the Players Committee and immediate p...
Tags: Europe, England, US, Sport, South Africa, Golf, Lee Westwood, European Tour, Zambia, Johannesburg, Padraig Harrington, Ernie Els, Woods, Moynihan, Harrington, Keith Pelley

​McIlroy putting finishing touches to pre-Masters schedule

Augusta National’s 13th green Rory McIlroy’s early 2019 schedule remains a work in progress but it appears he will play at least six events before the Masters in April as he seeks that elusive green jacket.The Co Down man (29) has his sights set on completing the career Grand Slam before he bids for US Open at Pebble Beach, the US PGA at Bethpage State Park’s Black Course and The ...
Tags: Florida, England, US, Sport, Cnn, Austin, Hawaii, Middle East, Pga, Graeme Mcdowell, Golf, Rory Mcilroy, Luke Donald, Paul Mcginley, Pga Tour, European Tour

Moynihan continues ascent; Rahm overtakes Molinari, Rory

Eamonn Darcy called time on his career at the weekend but Gavin Moynihan is looking to pick up the tour baton after finishing tied 11th in the Afrasia Bank Mauritius Open.Twenty-four hours after the Delgany legend bowed out after 46 years on tour with an emotional, bogey-free 67 in the Costa Blanca Benidorm Senior Masters, Moynihan (24) reaffirmed his return to form on the paradisical Indian Ocean island."It was another very...
Tags: France, India, Spain, Sport, Paris, Queensland, Golf, Tiger Woods, Rory Mcilroy, Justin Rose, Pga Tour, European Tour, Jordan Spieth, Padraig Harrington, Bahamas, Steve

Moynihan on song in paradise

Gavin Moynihan   Gavin Moynihan refused to let a late monsoon dampen his mood as he carded a sweet 65 to soar into contention for the Afrasia Bank Mauritius Open.The man from The Island drove the ball brilliantly and holed out clinically inside 10 feet to go into the weekend alone in fifth place, just four strokes behind American Kurt Kitayama on 10-under par.”The driver is the ke...
Tags: Europe, India, Sport, Queensland, Golf, Paul Mcginley, Dustin Johnson, Padraig Harrington, Bahamas, Woods, Moynihan, Henrik, Dawson, Eamonn Darcy, Mark Russell, Cameron Smith

Lowry: "I am 33 for the next Ryder Cup and I need to start making a move"

ST. LOUIS, MO - August 11: Shane Lowry hits his tee shot on the 13th hole during the third round of the 100th PGA Championship held at Bellerive Golf Club on August 11, 2018 in St. Louis, Missouri. (Photo by Montana Pritchard/PGA of America) Shane Lowry admits he felt a pang of jealousy watching his European pals make mincemeat of the Americans at the Ryder Cup.Having tasted the f...
Tags: Europe, England, Australia, US, Sport, Ireland, Paris, Ian Poulter, Graeme Mcdowell, Golf, Pga Tour, European Tour, Wgc, Portugal, Belgium, Denmark

Willett and Howell end droughts as McIlroy reflects on nearly year

Danny Willett. Picture: Getty Images Rory McIlroy's parting shot put his "nearly" season in context as Danny Willett ended a 952-day drought at the DP World Tour Championship in Dubai.As the Holywood star joked about needing "a brain transplant" following a frustrating season, an emotional Willett returned to the winner's circle for the first time since he won the 2016 Masters.The...
Tags: New York, Australia, Mexico, Georgia, Sport, Graeme Mcdowell, Golf, Rory Mcilroy, Pga Tour, European Tour, Patrick Reed, Sydney, Dubai, Sheffield, Melbourne, Shane Lowry

Rory: "I'm looking out for me!"

Rory McIlroy. Photo by Brittney Hinsdale/PGA of America Rory McIlroy makes no apology for potentially turning his back on the European Tour next season and insisted in Dubai yesterday: "I'm looking out for me!"The Holywood star (29) has until next May to commit to playing just four European Tour events outside the World Golf Championship and the Majors so he can retain his members...
Tags: Europe, England, Spain, Sport, Graeme Mcdowell, Golf, Rory Mcilroy, Paul Mcginley, Pga Tour, European Tour, Dubai, Shane Lowry, Sun City, Danny Willett, Padraig Harrington, Lowry

McIlroy seeks Dubai redemption as Westwood shines again in Sun City

Lee Westwood. Picture: Getty Images Rory McIlroy is determined to regain lost confidence at this week's DP World Tour Championship after his Race to Dubai hopes evaporated after another rollercoaster round in Sun City.As Lee Westwood carded an impressive, eight-under 64 to win for the first time in four years at the Nedbank Golf Challenge, McIlroy shot a one-under 71 to finish 14 ...
Tags: Mexico, China, Sport, South Africa, Golf, Rory Mcilroy, Lee Westwood, Sergio Garcia, Pga Tour, European Tour, Dubai, Denmark, Shane Lowry, Sun City, Padraig Harrington, Lowry

Lowry "drops" back on trying day in Sun City

Dylan Frittelli (right) claims free relief from a sprinkler in round three of the Nedbank Golf Challenge in Sun City A controversial drop by Dylan Frittelli did the South African little good and helped playing partner Shane Lowry even less as he fell off the pace in the Nedbank Golf Challenge in Sun City.Frittelli tugged his third shot into elephant grass left of the par-five seco...
Tags: England, Sport, South Africa, Golf, Rory Mcilroy, Lee Westwood, Sergio Garcia, European Tour, Dubai, Belgium, Bjork, Shane Lowry, Volvo, Sun City, Ross Fisher, Padraig Harrington

Lowry makes a move as McIlroy suffers on Sun City rollercoaster

Shane Lowry. Picture: Copyright USGA/Jeff Haynes Shane Lowry surged into contention for the Nedbank Golf Challenge as Rory McIlroy endured another rollercoaster round in Sun City.The world No 70 closed with a birdie to add a three-under 69 to his opening 71 and move up to tied fourth, just five strokes behind Sergio Garcia on four-under par and remain on course to continue his ris...
Tags: Mexico, Sport, South Africa, Graeme Mcdowell, Golf, Rory Mcilroy, Lee Westwood, Sergio Garcia, European Tour, Dubai, Shane Lowry, Sun City, Jordan Spieth, Padraig Harrington, Lowry, Nedbank Golf Challenge