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Dublin: 6 °C Saturday 30 May, 2015

Golf - Yesterday’s News

Harrington’s old demons return as five shot lead disappears at the Irish Open

All is not lost, however as the wind and rain arrives at Royal County Down.

Rory McIlroy isn’t Ireland’s only number one golfer collecting award after award

Leona Maguire has enjoyed a peerless rookie season in America.

Golf - Thursday 28 May, 2015

Rory McIlroy had an absolute nightmare at the Irish Open

Michael Hoey and Graeme McDowell are the best of the Irish on day one.

Golf - Tuesday 26 May, 2015

‘I recommend the broccoli smoothie’: Temple Street little caddies give advice to the world’s best golfers Words Of Wisdom This post contains videos

With the Premier League on holiday, here’s 12 events to keep you entertained this summer

You know it’s summer when Wimbledon is on our screens.

Ahead of this week’s Irish Open, we’ve power ranked the best courses Ireland has to offer

From Portrush to Portmarnock and everything in-between, the Emerald Isle has a range of stunning courses.

Golf - Monday 25 May, 2015

Pádraig Harrington came agonisingly close to qualifying for the US Open

Three-time Major champion misses his chance to qualify for Chambers Bay.

‘A true gent’ – Tributes pour in from the sporting world after the passing of Bill O’Herlihy RIP

10 of our favourite pics from Bill O’Herlihy’s career

The legendary RTÉ presenter has passed away.

Golf - Sunday 24 May, 2015

Here’s 20 of our favourite images from another busy sporting week Make It Snappy This post contains images

Shane Lowry pockets a tasty €160,000 after an excellent week at Wentworth

Lowry finishes in a tie for sixth at the BMW PGA Championship.

The 10 sporting man-crushes we can now marry

We’re just waiting for Andrea Pirlo to lift the restraining order.

Brian O’Driscoll mocks ‘style icon’ ROG! It’s the sporting tweets of the week

Featuring Brian O’Driscoll, Philip Neville and the search for Rory McIlroy.

Golf - Saturday 23 May, 2015

Miguel Angel Jimenez had the perfect celebration for his second hole-in-one in a week The Mechanic This post contains videos

Golf - Friday 22 May, 2015

We’ll Leave It There So: Rory clears his weekend, ‘sledging’ row drags on, and all of today’s sport

Plus Stephanie Roche on her next move, drama at the Giro, and much more…

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Andrew ‘Beef’ Johnson won a car and celebrated with an enthusistic chest bump

Golf - Thursday 21 May, 2015

McIlroy left frustrated at Wentworth, Harrington walks off after two holes

Italy’s Francesco Molinari headed the leaderboard at the end of the first day.

We’ll Leave It There So: Matt’s finished, the price of Sterling, and all of today’s sport

Plus Cian Healy’s neck, Gazza’s phone and much, much more…

Golf - Wednesday 20 May, 2015

‘You need strength in certain areas’ – McIlroy on sculpting success in the gym

The world number one has added 20 pounds of muscle in the space of five years.

Rory McIlroy has one main career target that guides everything else

Rory won’t burden himself by worrying about the number of Majors he has won.

Golf - Monday 18 May, 2015

World Cups, Muhammad Ali and the Mets: the 5 best sports moments from Mad Men

The iconic TV show airs its final episode this weekend.

Another record and 5 more birdies fall as McIlroy secures victory at Quail Hollow

The world number one shot a relatively pedestrian 69 last night, having done the damage on day 3.

Golf - Sunday 17 May, 2015

Mudbaths, ripped jerseys and title deciders – It’s the best Sports Pictures of the Week

It’s been a busy week both at home and abroad for sport. Here’s a look back in pictures.

Take three minutes and enjoy the best bits of McIlroy’s jaw-dropping round at Quail Hollow Playstation Golf This post contains videos

Take three minutes and enjoy the best bits of McIlroy’s jaw-dropping round at Quail Hollow

McIlroy leads the Wells Fargo Championship by four after breaking his own course record on Saturday.

Adopting a vegan diet has helped an Irish golfer to edge closer to the European Tour

Ruaidhri McGee is flying high on the Challenge Tour.

Golf - Saturday 16 May, 2015

McIlroy goes on birdie blitz to smash his own course record at Quail Hollow

There is no stopping Rory when he’s in this form.

Paulie pretty much is the national stud — It’s Comments of the Week

Commenters, you the real MVP.

It’s a long way from a par-3 in Cavan for the world’s number one amateur golfer

Leona and Lisa Maguire are taking the golf world by storm.

Golf - Friday 15 May, 2015

We’ll Leave It There So: Everyone’s talking about Grealish, Tuilagi’s shame & all today’s sport

Also, Hull midfielder Jack Livermore could face a four-year ban after testing positive for cocaine.

Miguel celebrates hole-in-one with trademark dance and he’s bringing it to Ireland King Of Aces This post contains videos

Miguel celebrates hole-in-one with trademark dance and he’s bringing it to Ireland

The Spaniard is in fine form after confirming he’s playing in the Irish Open.

Know your sport? Prove it by taking our big weekly quiz

Step right this way to show your knowledge…

Golf - Wednesday 13 May, 2015

Tiger Woods writes letter to bullied boy who stutters

The boy, identified only as Dillon, quit his high school football team after being teased.

Golf - Monday 11 May, 2015

We’ll Leave It There So: No McGregor on RTÉ, Healy healthier than hoped and all today’s sport

We’ll also have news on doping in the GAA and the Pro12 Dream Team.

Rickie Fowler delivers major performance to win Players in dramatic play-off

That wasn’t a bad night’s golf, was it?

Only 1% feel gay athletes are ‘completely accepted’ on sporting field

Meanwhile, 78% feel that openly gay athletes would not be ‘very safe’.

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