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Power and Murphy show strength as Great Britain and Ireland keep Walker Cup hopes alive

Mark Power, L, and John Murphy fist bump after winning the 15th hole during Foursomes at the 2021 Walker Cup at Seminole Golf Club in Juno Beach, Fla. on Saturday, May 8, 2021. (Chris Keane/USGA) Kilkenny’s Mark Power and Kinsale’s John Murphy played a key role as Great Britain and Ireland went toe-to-toe with a powerful USA squad and were unlucky to ...
Tags: Florida, Usa, US, Sport, Power, Britain, United States, Ireland, Golf Channel, Golf, Paul Mcginley, Sky Sports, United, Hammer, Cork, Joe


Greens key to Walker Cup battle

Paul McGinley gave the Great Britain and Ireland Walker Cup team the benefit of his knowledge at Seminole on Wednesday Kinsale’s John Murphy reckons super-quick greens can level the playing field as Great Britain and Ireland seeks its first Walker Cup win on US soil for 20 years.The match starts at classic Seminole n Florida tomorrow and with the temp...
Tags: Florida, US, Sport, Ireland, Golf, Paul Mcginley, John, Great Britain, Wilson, Murphy, John Murphy, Seminole, Kilkenny, Augusta National, Kinsale, Amateur golf


Clarke T13, McGinley T30 as Weir wins maiden PGA Tour Champions title

Mike Weir. Picture: PGA Tour Champions Mike Weir earned his first PGA Tour Champions victory at the Insperity Invitational by two strokes over John Daly, Tim Petrovic and David Toms on 10-under par.Tied with Weir on the 18th hole, Daly’s approach shot came up short in the water, leading to a double-bogey six and a closing 69.“I caught a gust on 18,” D...
Tags: Florida, Sport, Ireland, Golf, Paul Mcginley, Weir, Darren Clarke, Great Britain, Celtic Manor, Daly, Mike Weir, McGinley, David Toms, PGA TOUR Champions, Clarke T13 McGinley, John Daly Tim Petrovic


Struggling McIlroy misses Masters cut for first time in 11 years

Rory McIlroy of Northern Ireland plays a stroke from the No. 2 tee during Round 2 of the Masters at Augusta National Golf Club, Friday, April 9, 2021. Rory McIlroy looked like a man ready for a long break from golf after he missed the cut in the Masters for the first time in 11 years. The former world No 1 (31) was behind the eight-ball after opening ...
Tags: Sport, Golf, Rory Mcilroy, Justin Rose, Paul Mcginley, Pga Tour, Northern Ireland, Dustin Johnson, Brooks Koepka, Jordan Spieth, Majors, Rory, McIlroy, Bryson DeChambeau, Butch Harmon, Harmon


McIlroy staring at cut line but looking at bright side after hit and miss 76 at Augusta

Rory McIlroy of Northern Ireland acknowledges patrons after putting on the No. 15 green during Round 1 of the Masters at Augusta National Golf Club, Thursday, April 8, 2021. Rory McIlroy was proud to dig deep and finish strongly despite inadvertently hitting his father with a wayward shot as he opened with a four-over 76 in the Masters.The world No 12...
Tags: Japan, Sport, Golf, Rory Mcilroy, Henrik Stenson, Justin Rose, Paul Mcginley, Northern Ireland, Augusta, Majors, McIlroy, Creek, Gerry, Rae, Bernhard Langer, Augusta National


McGinley: DeChambeau the one to watch at the Masters

Bryson DeChambeau reads the No. 7 green during Round 1 of the Masters at Augusta National Golf Club, Thursday, November 12, 2020. PAUL MCGINLEY sees confidence and putting as the biggest obstacles to Masters glory for Rory McIlroy and Shane Lowry and tipped “Mad Scientist” Bryson DeChambeau to find the winning formula at Augusta National.The Dubliner ...
Tags: Sport, Golf, Rory Mcilroy, Paul Mcginley, Pga Tour, European Tour, Dustin Johnson, Johnson, Shane Lowry, Lowry, Augusta, Majors, Rory, McIlroy, Pete, Bryson DeChambeau


Lowry gets a grip with super 68 as McIlroy struggles to 79 at Sawgrass

Shane Lowry of Ireland plays his shot from the 14th tee during the first round of THE PLAYERS Championship on THE PLAYERS Stadium Course at TPC Sawgrass on March 11, 2021 in Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida. (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images) Shane Lowry insists he's not afraid of a challenge and plans to stick with a new putting grip after opening with a...
Tags: Florida, England, US, Spain, Sport, Canada, United States, Ireland, Graeme Mcdowell, Golf, Rory Mcilroy, Sergio Garcia, Paul Mcginley, Pga Tour, Northern Ireland, Shane Lowry


Golf Ireland appoints Neil Manchip as High Performance Director and National Coach

Neil Manchip. Picture © Golffile | Thos Caffrey Golf Ireland has appointed Scotland’s Neil Manchip as its High Performance Director and National Coach.A recipient of the John Jacobs Award for Coaching and Teaching, awarded by the PGAs of Europe, in 2015, Manchip (47) has presided over Ireland’s male amateur players during an unprecedented period of te...
Tags: Europe, Scotland, Sport, Ireland, Golf, Paul Mcginley, The Island, Shane Lowry, Darren Clarke, Neil, St Anne, Royal Lytham, Amateur golf, National Coach, John Jacobs, Neil Manchip


Irish Legends confirmed for Rosapenna from 20-22 August

Rosapenna Hotel & Golf Resort in Donegal The Legends Tour has confirmed the first part of the 2021 schedule with the Irish Legends Presented by The McGinley Foundation set for the Old Tom Morris Links at Rosapenna Hotel & Golf Resort in Donegal from August 20-22.The new Irish event — the first professional seniors event staged in Ireland since Marc Fa...
Tags: Europe, Sport, Austria, Britain, Ireland, Golf, Paul Mcginley, Jersey, TBC, Donegal, Tom Morris, Paul Lawrie, Craigielaw, Carton House, Sunningdale, Rosapenna


Suite of favourites for Masters like no other

A view of the Clubhouse and Lawn Terrace during Practice Round 2 for the Masters at Augusta National Golf Club, Monday, November 9, 2020. Tiger Woods might stumbled to the turn in 40  before winning the 1997 Masters in record style but Rory McIlroy must conquer his first nine hoodoo at Augusta National if he’s to complete the career grand slam.The Co ...
Tags: England, Australia, Spain, Sport, Austria, South Africa, Graeme Mcdowell, Golf, Rory Mcilroy, Lee Westwood, Paul Mcginley, Patrick Reed, Northern Ireland, Dustin Johnson, Brooks Koepka, Las Vegas


McGinley breaks down his Masters favourites: "I think Rory would be a surprise winner"

Sky Sports’ Paul McGinley Major championship punditry requires a lot more than the gift of the gab. That's why Paul McGinley has been doing his research before Sky Sports' provides wall-to-wall coverage of the Masters and his conclusions are not great news for Rory McIlroy or Bryson DeChambeau.He might have four majors, and five top-tens in his last s...
Tags: London, Germany, US, Sport, Golf, Rory Mcilroy, Paul Mcginley, Bubba Watson, Dustin Johnson, Sky Sports, Houston, Lowry, Woods, Augusta, Majors, PAUL


DeChambeau rewrites the script with six-shot US Open win; stunned McIlroy 12 back

Bryson DeChambeau putts on the 17th hole during the third round at the 2020 U.S. Open at Winged Foot Golf Club (West Course) in Mamaroneck, N.Y. on Saturday, Sept. 19, 2020. (Simon Bruty/USGA) Rory McIlroy was almost at a loss for words as he watched Bryson DeChambeau tear Winged Foot apart and romp to six-shot US Open win.The Californian (27) said be...
Tags: New York, Sport, Golf, Rory Mcilroy, Lee Westwood, Paul Mcginley, Shane Lowry, Chris Como, Clara, Lowry, US Open, Majors, Lee, Mamaroneck, McIlroy, Bryson DeChambeau


"Bob Torrance would be drooling over those golf swings"

Rory McIlroy might be looking for a third FedEx Cup win but his career success will be calibrated in Major wins, not Tour Championships.The question now is whether fatherhood will give the Co Down man the freedom to play golf with abandon in the grand slam events and add to his haul of four wins.So far, his dip into self-help books and philosophy has not yielded results in terms of his Major success and wi...
Tags: Atlanta, Sport, Golf, Rory Mcilroy, Paul Mcginley, Pga Tour, Brooks Koepka, Bob, Johnson, Rory, McIlroy, Bryson DeChambeau, Rahm, Justin Thomas, McGinley, Olympia Fields


Moynihan seeks Valderrama drama; Brendan Lawlor returns

Gavin Moynihan Gavin Moynihan is looking forward to kick-starting his season as he returns to Valderrama with Cormac Sharvin and Jonny Caldwell for the Estrella Damm N.A. Andalucía Masters. “I’m delighted to be back,” said the Dubliner (25), who tied for eighth behind Sergio Garcia and Shane Lowry at the classic Sotogrande layout two years ago. “It’s...
Tags: Sport, Graeme Mcdowell, Golf, Lee Westwood, Sergio Garcia, Paul Mcginley, European Tour, Shane Lowry, Martin Kaymer, Moynihan, Ballymena, Caldwell, Bernd Wiesberger, Sotogrande, Belfry, Tom McKibbin


McGinley backs new Legends Tour at Rosapenna: "It's taking the dynamic of the AT&T or Dunhill Links Pro-Am and turning that into a tour"

Legends Mark James, Paul Lawrie, Paul McGinley and Ian Woosnam pose with Mark Aspland and Ryan Howsam at Wentworth Paul McGinley will go back to his roots next summer and bring the groundbreaking new Legends Tour format to Donegal when Rosapenna's Old Tom Morris links hosts a seniors event in August.The Legends Tour is the new name for the Staysure T...
Tags: Europe, Sport, Golf, Paul Mcginley, European Tour, Sky, Mauritius, Darren Clarke, Wentworth, PAUL, Ryan, Casey, Lahinch, Donegal, Tom Morris, Paul Lawrie


Groundbreaking joint venture creates new Legends Tour for Europe

Paul McGinley. Picture: INPHO An exciting new era for over-50s golf in Europe is unveiled today with the launch of the Legends Tour following a ground-breaking joint venture agreement between the European Tour and Staysure Founder and Group CEO Ryan Howsam.Under the unique agreement Howsam, who founded insurance firm Staysure in 2004, will take a majo...
Tags: Europe, Sport, Golf, Paul Mcginley, European Tour, Northern Ireland, Darren Clarke, Wentworth Club, Ryan, Charles Schwab, Paul Lawrie, Michael Campbell, Ian Woosnam, ` Legends Club, Mark James, Ryan Howsam


Moriarty wins Irish PGA Pro-Am to set up title tilt at Roganstown

Glasson’s Colm Moriarty. Picture by Pat Cashman The €32,000 TLC Nursing Homes sponsored Irish PGA Championship tees off at Roganstown Hotel and Country Club today.The in-form Colm Moriarty from Glasson, Tulfarris’ Simon Thornton and Banbridge’s Richard Kilpatrick are among the favourites to dethrone Carlow’s Damien McGrane and claim the €3,600 first p...
Tags: Sport, Pga, Golf, Paul Mcginley, Dublin, Padraig Harrington, Darren Clarke, Limerick, Association, Moriarty, Christy O'connor Jnr, Christy O'connor, Carlow, McGeady, Banbridge, Mark Sutton


Brendan adds to Irish voyage of discovery at The Belfry

Brendan Lawlor Dundalk's Brendan Lawlor joined the Irish legends to make their mark at The Belfry in the weather-delayed ISPS Handa UK Championship.He might have shot 84 in torrential rain, but in becoming the first disability golfer to play in a European Tour event, the Co Louth man (23) made history."It felt amazing, the company of Richard (McEvoy) ...
Tags: UK, Instagram, Sport, Golf, Paul Mcginley, European Tour, Ross Fisher, Padraig Harrington, Brendan, Louth, Walters, Bernd Wiesberger, Justin Walters, Lahinch, Christy O Connor Jnr, Felt


Lowry scorches into the mix in Greensboro with spectacular 63

Shane Lowry of Ireland putts on the ninth green during the second round of the Wyndham Championship at Sedgefield Country Club on August 14, 2020 in Greensboro, North Carolina. (Photo by Chris Keane/Getty Images) Shane Lowry swapped his calculator for a hot putter and punched in a seven-under 63 to roar into contention for the Wyndham Championship.Wel...
Tags: South Korea, England, Spain, Sport, Taiwan, Canada, United States, Ireland, Graeme Mcdowell, Golf, Rory Mcilroy, Paul Mcginley, Pga Tour, European Tour, Brooks Koepka, Kim


Stellar line-up for Mullingar Scratch Trophy

Co Louth’s Gerard Dunne contended for the Mullingar Scratch Trophy last year, finishing tied fifth. Picture: Pat Cashman Photography Three of the world’s top 100 amateurs will be fancied to add their names to the prestigious Mullingar Scratch Trophy this weekend.Amateur champion James Sugrue, the world 14; West of Ireland champion Caolan Rafferty, the...
Tags: US, Sport, Aig, Ireland, Golf, Rory Mcilroy, Paul Mcginley, Dublin, The Island, Shane Lowry, Leinster, Ross, Westport, Galway, Adam Smith, Newlands


McIlroy trails Koepka by 11 as Power finds his mojo in Tahoe

MEMPHIS, TENNESSEE - JULY 30: Brooks Koepka of the United States plays his shot from the ninth tee during the first round of the World Golf Championship-FedEx St Jude Invitational at TPC Southwind on July 30, 2020 in Memphis, Tennessee. (Photo by Stacy Revere/Getty Images) Rory McIlroy had to birdie two of his last three holes to open with a lacklustr...
Tags: Spain, Sport, Power, United States, Tennessee, Golf, Rory Mcilroy, Paul Mcginley, Pga Tour, European Tour, Rickie Fowler, Korea, Miguel Angel Jimenez, Brooks Koepka, Tahoe, Memphis


Mullingar Scratch Trophy confirmed but behind closed doors

John Plunkett (Captain) with (from left) Aidan Davitt (Sherry Fitzgerald-Davitt & Davitt), Albert Lee, Paul McCann (Vice-Captain) and Peter Bastable (Director, Pinergy) at the launch of the Sherry Fitzgerald Davitt & Davitt / Pinergy sponsored 2020 Mullingar Scratch Trophy which will be played on the 15th and 16th August. Picture by Pat Cashman. The p...
Tags: Oregon, US, America, Sport, Ireland, Golf, Rory Mcilroy, Paul Mcginley, Shane Lowry, Darren Clarke, John Murphy, University of Louisville, Naas, Malahide, Kinsale, Amateur golf


Purcell edges out Mehaffey and Walsh in €10,000 Shootout at The K Club

Conor Purcell, winner of the BMW Irish Golfer Shootout at The K Club. Picture by Pat Cashman Portmarnock’s Conor Purcell fired a five-under-par 67 to capture the €2,500 top prize in the €10,000 Irish Golfer Shootout supported by BMW & Modest! Golf.The former Walker Cup player won by one stroke from two of Ireland’s leading amateur stars — Arizona Stat...
Tags: Sport, Ireland, Golf, Paul Mcginley, European Tour, Bmw, Wake Forest, Arizona State University, Walsh, Tim Rice, Auburn University, EVN, Kilkenny, Donegal, LPGA, Purcell


Moran heads Cannon by two at halfway in Balbriggan Senior Scratch Cup

Castle’s Robert Moran. Picture: Pat Cashman Castle’s Robert Moran fired a five-under-par 67 to snatch the first-round lead in the Ace Express Freight sponsored Balbriggan Senior Scratch Cup.The 20-year old Dubliner made six birdies and a bogey to take a two-shot lead over local hero Robbie Cannon but the elite field found the pristine Balbriggan lay-o...
Tags: Sport, Connecticut, Golf, Paul Mcginley, Rnd, Cannon, Rafferty, Moran, John Power, Keith Egan, John Duffy, Kevin Murphy, Fairfield University, Daniel Coyle, Pat Casey, James Downey


Old Head an alternative as Mount Juliet seeks back to back Irish Opens

The Old Head of Kinsale is a potential venue for the Dubai Duty Irish Open should Mount Juliet opt to step aside The European Tour could take the Dubai Duty Free Irish Open to the Old Head of Kinsale this year if it fails to come to an agreement with Mount Juliet to extend its one-year deal to two.The €7 million Rolex Series event was scheduled to tak...
Tags: Europe, Usa, UK, US, Spain, Sport, Ireland, Graeme Mcdowell, Golf, Rory Mcilroy, Paul Mcginley, European Tour, Portugal, Shane Lowry, Paddy Power, Lowry


Harrington "relieved" as Ryder Cup is postponed

Pádraig Harrington Pádraig Harrington is relieved he will have another year to prepare for the Ryder Cup after the COVID-19 pandemic threw his team qualifying preparations into disarray.The European captains made it clear from the start that he wanted a highly competitive qualifying campaign and with many Europeans only returning to golf this week, he...
Tags: Europe, US, America, Sport, Pga, Golf, Rory Mcilroy, Paul Mcginley, European Tour, Wisconsin, Padraig Harrington, RTE, Harrington, Steve Stricker, Greg Allen, Pádraig Harrington Pádraig Harrington


McGinley calls for end to player "disharmony" over Ryder Cup

Sky Sports pundit and European Tour board member, Paul McGinley Paul McGinley has called on the top players to form a united front and back the PGA of America and the European Tour in their efforts to stage the Ryder Cup in September.Europe's 2014 skipper believes the announcement by the Memorial Tournament that it will allow 8,000 fans to attend its ...
Tags: Europe, France, US, America, Sport, Pga, Ryder Cup, PGA of America, Golf, Rory Mcilroy, Paul Mcginley, European Tour, Brooks Koepka, Padraig Harrington, Martin Kaymer, Steve


Faldo on Rory in reverse: "Looking from the outside, it looks like he doesn't have a plan B"

Rory McIlroy. Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images That Rory McIlroy's front nine mini-collapse final round in the Charles Schwab Challange came as no great surprise said it all about what makes him such an enigmatic star. Four major wins by the age of 25 raised the bar to dizzying heights and after a brilliant 18 months with Brad Faxon that have bro...
Tags: England, Texas, Sport, United States, Nick Faldo, Graeme Mcdowell, Golf, Rory Mcilroy, Justin Rose, Paul Mcginley, Pga Tour, Wgc, Shane Lowry, NICK, Daniel Berger, Fort Worth Texas


Tommy Fleetwood sets Guinness World Record, Paul McGinley immediately smashes it

After back-to-back weeks of televised charity golf matches, golf fans have to wait a full two weeks to get their fix. The PGA Tour is set to return next week at Colonial, which will kick off a 26-week stretch of live golf being back on your TV screens. RELATED: Wait, is Rickie Fowler's driveway a replica of Magnolia Lane?
Tags: News, Sports, Paul Mcginley, Pga Tour, Rickie Fowler, Tommy Fleetwood, Magnolia Lane


Win one of 10,150 free Golf Digest Ireland subscriptions

Pádraig Harrington opening the Harrington Room at Stackstown Golf Club Golf Digest Ireland is giving away 10,150 free magazine subscriptions to readers in Ireland to celebrate its 150th Irish issue.To avail of this once-off subscription offer, golfers are asked to visit www.golfdigest.ie and enter their details. The first 10,150 entries will win a FRE...
Tags: Sport, Ireland, Graeme Mcdowell, Golf, Rory Mcilroy, Paul Mcginley, Gleneagles, European Tour, Shane Lowry, Padraig Harrington, Darren Clarke, Woods, Darren, Harrington, K Club, Shane O'Donoghue