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Dublin: 8 °C Saturday 27 August, 2016

Golf - Yesterday’s News

We'll Leave it There So: Dundalk's Europa League draw, Ryan Lochte charged and all today's sport

Plus, Shane Duffy has become Brighton’s record signing, while Blackburn have brought in two Irish defenders.

Shane Lowry posts a round of 65 in Denmark to bolster Ryder Cup hopes

Darren Clarke names his wildcard picks on Tuesday.

Irish Olympian Stephanie Meadow is the clubhouse leader at the Canadian Open

The Antrim native is on six-under after the first round.


Golf - Thursday 25 August, 2016

Lowry's Ryder Cup hopes slipping away after disappointing start in Denmark

Graeme McDowell is also off the pace at The Barclays as both men chase one of Darren Clarke’s wildcard picks.

We'll Leave It There So: More O'Donovan success, huge Euro draw for Celtic and today's sport

Elsewhere, Ireland will have another Paralympian in Rio while Cristiano Ronaldo picks up another individual accolade.

Golf - Wednesday 24 August, 2016

Rory McIlroy 'glad to be proven wrong' about golf at the Olympics

McIlroy rejected the chance to represent Ireland in Rio over health concerns related to the Zika virus.

Golf - Sunday 21 August, 2016

Lowry misses out as 9 members of Darren Clarke's Ryder Cup team confirmed

There are already five rookies guaranteed a place on the team.

Golf - Saturday 20 August, 2016

Submarines after Annalise Murphy - It's your Comments of the Week

Did you make the cut this week?

Leona Maguire shouldn’t be so disappointed - but it speaks volumes that she is

Maguire “way outperforming her ranking,” Paul McGinley says.

Golf - Friday 19 August, 2016

We'll Leave It There So: Rob Heffernan's heroism, Pat Hickey's hell and all today's sport

Elsewhere, Ryan Lochte starts to grovel and Conor McGregor weighs in for UFC 202.

Golf - Thursday 18 August, 2016

Maguire back in medal contention with stunning second round in Rio

Stephanie Meadow also impressed today in excellent scoring conditions.

Golf - Wednesday 17 August, 2016

We'll Leave It There So: Hickey arrest overshadows Olympic Games

It’s been an extremely busy day in sport administration.

Golf - Tuesday 16 August, 2016

We'll Leave it There So: Redemption for Annalise, Conlan outrage and all today's sport

Plus, Ireland’s Oliver Dingley makes history as he qualifies for the final of the men’s springboard.

Golf - Sunday 14 August, 2016

Rose sees off Stenson to win golfing gold as Power and Harrington's challenge fades

Power briefly mounted a challenge before ultimately falling short.

Michael Conlan takes on the keyboard warriors and the whole of Armenia in our tweets of the week

Plus, Pádraig Harrington continues to make the most of his Olympic adventure.

Golf - Saturday 13 August, 2016

Pádraig Harrington shoots a 67 to fire himself into medal contention at Rio 2016

It wasn’t such a good day for Waterford’s Séamus Power.

Golf - Friday 12 August, 2016

We'll Leave It There So: Historic Olympic day for Ireland and all today's sport

Judy Reynolds, Scott Evans and Seamus Power all impressed in Rio.

Seamus Power carded an eagle two on his way into the race for medals in Rio

The Waterford man is four shots off the podium places at the halfway stage.

Golfers who showed up humbled by those who fought to be here

“And then she tells us she’s a doctor as well. It’s like, ‘You’ve gotta be kidding’ – and that’s what I mean by humbling.”

Golf - Thursday 11 August, 2016

Padraig Harrington: 'There were a lot of sheep... they kept just following each other out the door'

The Irish professional golfer, and now Olympian, is not impressed that some of his sport’s best turned down the opportunity to be in Rio this week.

Justin Rose has produced the first hole-in-one in modern Olympic history

The Englishman has made history in Rio.

70 for Padraig Harrington as early Olympic pace-setters threaten to pull away

Seamus Power also managed to hit back-to-back birdies on his front nine.

Golf - Tuesday 9 August, 2016

'I'm never letting you go' - relieved Grillo reunited with golf bag

The heartwarming moment when a golfer is reunited with their bag was perfectly encapsulated by Emiliano Grillo ahead of the Rio 2016 competition.

Golf - Monday 8 August, 2016

Pádraig Harrington learns Olympic draw as Ireland's golfers arrive in Rio

The three-time Major winner made the journey to Brazil from Connecticut earlier.

Golf - Saturday 6 August, 2016

Harrington scrapes into the weekend at the Travelers Championship but it's more bad news for Lowry

The Offaly man will need to have a strong couple of weeks to secure an automatic Ryder Cup place.

Golf - Friday 5 August, 2016

We'll Leave it There So: Dundalk discover Champions League opponents and today's news

Meanwhile, tomorrow’s All-Ireland double-header at Croke Park is a sell-out.

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Poor finish costs Harrington at Travelers but he looks in good touch ahead of Rio

Shane Lowry also made an encouraging start at the PGA Tour event.

Golf - Thursday 4 August, 2016

Meet Ireland's Olympic team: Seamus Power

He is in sparkling form and heading to Rio full of confidence? An outside medal chance?

Nike exits golf equipment business; no more clubs, balls or bags

Is this the answer to Rory’s putting problems?

Golf - Tuesday 2 August, 2016

Golf - Monday 1 August, 2016

'So many things are better' - Pádraig Harrington ready for Olympic challenge

Harrington’s strong performance in the US PGA Championship has seen the Dubliner jump up 26 places in the world rankings to 124th.

Jimmy's winning Majors! Walker holds off defending champ Day to claim maiden title

The American clinched the US PGA Championship by one shot.

Golf - Sunday 31 July, 2016

Leona Maguire completes memorable week by winning prestigious amateur award at the Open

The Cavan native continues to impress on the world stage.

Pádraig Harrington is the clubhouse leader at the US PGA after a superb weekend

The three-time Major winner demonstrated his enduring prowess as he mixes it with the best again.

This superb 74-foot putt has boosted Jason Day's US PGA chances Take A Bow This post contains videos

This superb 74-foot putt has boosted Jason Day's US PGA chances

The Australian star was still playing his third round when the shot left him eight under par.

'Moving to America aged 14? It was my idea!'

Stephanie Meadow, who will represent Ireland at the Rio Olympics, also discusses Rory McIlroy’s Olympics snub and why more people relate to the women’s game.

Golf - Saturday 30 July, 2016

Meet Ireland's Olympic team: Stephanie Meadow

Our athlete-by-athlete profiles continue with the fourth and final golfer representing Ireland in Rio.

Olympics-bound Maguire shows all her Major talent as she chases the leaders at the Open

The 21-year-old continues to shine on the biggest stage.

McIlroy labels putting 'pathetic' after missing cut at US PGA

It wasn’t a happy trip to New Jersey for the former world No 1.

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