The42 uses cookies. By continuing to browse this site you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Click here to find out more »
Dublin: 14 °C Sunday 24 May, 2015

Golf - Today’s News

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 - Yesterday’s News

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…

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

Step right this way to show your knowledge…

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’.

Golf - Sunday 10 May, 2015

Obsessed with a fictional Football Manager striker: The week’s best sportswriting

There’s also the story behind an iconic sports pic and how Bill Simmons fell out with ESPN.

Golf - Saturday 9 May, 2015

The new app that gives you another shot at sold-out games

There are always empty seats at events.

Here’s a 105-yard drive from a 14-time Major winner

Tiger Woods’ drive on the second hole hasn’t made it past the ladies tee.

Golf - Friday 8 May, 2015

We’ll Leave It There So: Irish weather ruins everything, Munster’s 2 monsters and all today’s sport

Also, Ireland have been awarded an extra place in European football next season.

Know Your Sport? Take our big weekly quiz to make sure

That was the longest ‘short week’ ever.

Golf - Thursday 7 May, 2015

We’ll Leave It There So: Church investigation, Bray lose their Maciej and all today’s sport

Featuring these under 17 stars and a whole lot more.

Golf - Wednesday 6 May, 2015

BOD replaced one Munster sporting legend with another on the Good Wall tonight

The former Leinster player also spoke candidly about finishing his career in rugby.

We’ll Leave It There So: Strike in Spanish football, McIlroy v Scholes & Neville and today’s sport

The GPA have backed a Yes vote in the marriage referendum, while Gareth Bale’s agent hits out at Roy Keane.

Massive Man United fan Rory McIlroy has landed a dream group for the BMW pro-am

Oh, and Niall Horan will be there too.

Golf - Monday 4 May, 2015

The sporting week through a lens – here’s 20 of our favourite images from the past seven days Snap Happy This post contains images

Golf - Sunday 3 May, 2015

McIlroy top of the world at Match Play Championship

The Northern Irishman saw off Gary Woodland tonight.

1 2 3 4 5