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Dublin: 8 °C Tuesday 1 December, 2015

Golf - Yesterday’s News

We’ll Leave It There So: McGregor hotly tipped, Towell signs for Brighton & all today’s sport

Elsewhere, Kobe Bryant announces he’ll retire at the end of the season and Connacht’s Robbie Henshaw could be out for the next six weeks because of injury.

Golf - Sunday 29 November, 2015

5 reasons why cycling is the new golf

It’s less frustrating, we’ll give it that.

Golf - Thursday 26 November, 2015

Phelan best of the Irish in South Africa as Dunne rescues round

Birthday boy’s late birdies keep him in touch on his debut as full member of European Tour.

Golf - Tuesday 24 November, 2015

Lowry makes the cut as captain Clarke gets set for Ryder Cup trial run

The second ever EurAsia Cup will take place in January.

Golf - Monday 23 November, 2015

We’ll Leave It There So: USA falls for hurling, Irish fighter in UFC blow & all today’s sport

Elsewhere, Rafa Benitez has got the dreaded vote of confidence from Real Madrid president Florentino Perez.

Golf - Sunday 22 November, 2015

McIlroy wins in Dubai to top European Tour order of merit

Rory McIlroy shot a round of 66 to finish one clear of Andy Sullivan and claim the DP World Tour Championship and Race to Dubai titles.

Tyson Fury’s ‘disturbed’ mental state & David Simon on baseball; the week’s best sportswriting

Also, why Fifa needs more women and the man whose football dreams were ended by concussion.

Golf - Friday 20 November, 2015

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Golf - Thursday 19 November, 2015

We’ll Leave It There So: Paul Dunne continues meteoric rise, McCaw retires & all today’s sport

Elsewhere, Roma midfielder Radja Nainggolan has been mistaken for a terrorist and Cork City have raided St. Pat’s for the second time in a week.

He’s only gone and Dunne it! Ireland’s golfing sensation wins full Tour card for next season

What an incredible start to his professional career.

Golf - Wednesday 18 November, 2015

Tiger Woods named Ryder Cup vice-captain but he still harbours hopes of playing

Davis Love III is assembling his team for the biennial showdown with Europe.

We’ll Leave It There So: Iconic Lomu dies at 40, another blow for Tipp & all today’s sport

Elsewhere, the IRFU have blocked Munster’s attempts to sign the Wallabies skipper while Dick Redmond has lost his Superman cape.

‘It’s what I’ve been striving for’ – Paul Dunne 18 holes away from priceless Tour card

The 22-year-old is on the verge of his biggest achievement yet.

Golf - Tuesday 17 November, 2015

We’ll Leave It There So: We’re off to France, stadium threat in Germany & all today’s sport

Meanwhile, Munster’s clash with Stade Francais has been postponed and the Tipperary hurlers were hit by another retirement.

Golf - Monday 16 November, 2015

Ireland’s Peter Lawrie disqualified from European Tour Qualifying School

The Irish challenge is fading in Spain.

‘I’ve been dreaming of this day’ – Emotional McDowell savours landmark victory

The Northern Irishman earned his Tour card until 2018 and a place at next year’s Masters.

McDowell holds nerve to win first tournament in 16 months

The Northern Irishman played a perfect sudden-death play-off hole to see off the challenge of Russell Knox and Jason Bohn.

Golf - Sunday 15 November, 2015

Simon Thornton leads the Irish challenge with Dunne and McGrane well placed at Q-School

But it was a miserable day for Ruaidhri McGee.

Donegal’s McGee best of the Irish at PGA Catalunya after a blistering start

The Rosapenna man carded an opening round 64 to leave him at six under par.

Golf - Saturday 14 November, 2015

Bosnia’s hoola hoops and Jack Carty’s shorts – It’s Comments of the Week

Here are some of your wittiest offerings, dear readers…

Golf - Wednesday 11 November, 2015

We’ll Leave It There So: Long ruled out of play-off, RTE lose Six Nations & all today’s sport

Also, are the Dubs set to play a Championship game at Nowlan Park next year & there’s been a big rugby shake-up in England.

Golf - Monday 9 November, 2015

We’ll Leave it There So: Russian doping crisis, Anxious wait for O’Neill and all today’s sport

Meanwhile, a former Ireland international has been named as the new boss of Glentoran.

Paul Dunne edges closer to capping memorable season with biggest achievement yet

The Greystones golfer survives play-off drama in his quest to earn a tour card.

Golf - Friday 6 November, 2015

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Golf - Wednesday 4 November, 2015

One of America’s biggest baseball stadiums has been transformed into a golf course

Yes, you read that right – a golf course inside a baseball stadium!

This chancer asked Rory McIlroy for his old golf club, and he responded

Ask, and you will maybe receive.

‘Who’d have thought the eel would be safer!?’ Dodgy sandwich puts McIlroy in WGC doubt

World number three pulls out of this morning’s pro-am in Shanghai.

Golf - Tuesday 3 November, 2015

It’s a big week for one young Irish golfer hoping to earn a place at the game’s top table

Ruaidhri McGee can secure a European Tour card for next season with one more strong performance in Oman.

Golf - Monday 2 November, 2015

Caddy Steve Williams says he felt like he was Tiger’s ‘slave’

Williams says he knew nothing about Woods’ “multitude of mistresses.”

Golf - Sunday 1 November, 2015

Victor Dubuisson reduced to tears as he holds off Rory McIlroy to claim emotional win

Shane Lowry also finished strongly to finish inside the top ten.

Golf - Saturday 31 October, 2015

Turkey shoot! Rory McIlroy on the charge in pursuit of €1m win

The world number three is a shot off the lead ahead of the final round.

Golf - Friday 30 October, 2015

We’ll Leave It There So: World Championship gold for Ireland, Sexton’s back & all today’s sport

Elsewhere, there’s some great news for the Kilkenny hurlers while Louis van Gaal hits back at Paul Scholes.

Golf - Thursday 29 October, 2015

McIlroy fires from the off to work his way into the mix in Turkey

Shane Lowry also made a steady start to the final stretch of the season.

Golf - Wednesday 28 October, 2015

This man claims to have made $15 million from finding golf balls… but is it possible?

Glenn Berger takes on alligators and other hazards but says the risk is worth the reward.

Golf - Monday 26 October, 2015

‘We’re proud to be representing the island of Ireland by hosting the British Open’

After coming through tougher times, Royal Portrush is primed to front a new era for Irish golf. The42 meets the man at the centre of the club’s successful bid to stage the game’s most illustrious tournament.

Golf - Sunday 25 October, 2015

Golfer hits a tree, ball rebounds back into his special area

Just imagine the pain…

Golf - Friday 23 October, 2015

We’ll Leave It There So: IABA ‘shock’, bad news for Bowe and all today’s sport

All you need to know before a looooooonnnnnnnnnnng weekend of sport.

Despite massive dip in form, Tiger Woods remains the most valuable athlete in the world

Two of golf’s greats remain the leading money men in global sport, while baseball’s most recognisable side lead teams.

Golf - Thursday 22 October, 2015

Tiger Woods believes this comeback will be better than all his previous ones

The former world number one had back surgery in September.

Golf - Tuesday 20 October, 2015

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