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Golf - Wednesday 10 February, 2016

Bubba Watson brilliantly executes trick shot at the AT&T Pro-Am From Downtown This post contains videos

Bubba Watson brilliantly executes trick shot at the AT&T Pro-Am

We’re pretty certain that’s illegal in golf.

Golf - Tuesday 9 February, 2016

We’ll Leave It There So: Paulie retires, Seanie returns and all today’s sport

Davy Fitzgerald, Rafael Dos Anjos and Jamie Carragher were all in the news as well.

Golf - Sunday 7 February, 2016

Lowry milks the crowd as final flourish secures top-six finish

The Irish golfer shot five birdies in his last seven holes.

A brilliant final round from Rory McIlroy but he still falls short in Dubai

Danny Willett kept his nerve to claim victory in the Middle East.

Disappointment for Shane Lowry at Phoenix Open, as Danny Lee leads

The Irish golfer struggled on the back nine this evening

Golf - Saturday 6 February, 2016

McIlroy goes low on the home straight to give himself fighting chance in Dubai

But he trails leader Danny Willett by eight shots ahead of the final round.

Lowry falls off the lead in Phoenix as Dunne and Harrington head home

American James Hahn leads the way, but Lowry is still very much in contention.

Golf - Friday 5 February, 2016

Is this how the next Terminator movie starts? Robot hits hole-in-one at PGA Tour event

LDRIC the golf robot gets a hole-in-one on the 16th at the Waste Management Open.

Golf - Thursday 4 February, 2016

Lowry tied for lead after outstanding first round in Arizona

The Offaly man finished with a six-under-par 65 at the Waste Management Phoenix Open.

We’ll Leave It There So: Paddy Jackson left out of Ireland squad, rankings boost and today’s sport

There was also plenty of Fitzgibbon Cup action and a number of line-ups were confirmed for the opening weekend of Six Nations matches.

Hat-trick chasing McIlroy kicks off with promising start in Dubai

World number two sits two shots off the pace despite shaky start.

‘I’d still love to have a crack at him’ – McIlroy yearns for Masters glory and Tiger return

The Irishman hopes to challenge his old rival a major upon his return from injury, while an elusive Masters title is high on his agenda.

Golf - Wednesday 3 February, 2016

We’ll Leave It There So: Irish football loses Mark Farren

The 33-year-old Derry City legend died after a battle with cancer.

Golf - Tuesday 2 February, 2016

Inspired McIlroy sets his sights on claiming Olympic gold for Ireland

The Holywood golfer was stunned by Novak Djokovic’s performances as the Serb retained his Australian Open tennis title last week.

Dunne, Lowry share 13th as Snedeker wins Farmers title without hitting another shot

Snedeker plays the waiting game before picking up $1.1 million winner’s cheque.

Golf - Sunday 31 January, 2016

Dunne’s California dreams dashed by nightmare start

When it’s too tough for most, however, it’s just right for Shane Lowry.

10 of our favourite images from the sporting week Through A Lens This post contains images

10 of our favourite images from the sporting week

As you can imagine, the weather played a major part.

Jordan Spieth lines up potential winning putt – but weather stops play before he can take it

Spieth and Younghan Song are duking it out at the Singapore Open.

Could Paul Dunne launch a challenge at Torrey Pines? He’s only four shots back

Scott Brown and KJ Choi lead the field at the Farmers Insurance Open.

Golf - Saturday 30 January, 2016

Paul Dunne hot on the heels of the leaders as Day and Mickelson exit Farmers

The Greystones native looks right at home as he remains in contention.

Golf - Friday 29 January, 2016

Paul Dunne off to a flying start on his PGA Tour debut

Greystones golfer three shots off the pace at the Farmers Insurance Open.

Golf - Thursday 28 January, 2016

We’ll Leave It There So: LVG going nowhere, Ireland’s expectations tempered and all today’s sport

We’ll also have news about UFC 196 and the Australian Open tennis.

Phil Mickelson denies he lost a $5,000 bet to a 17-year-old golfer

Lefty also says the youngster has a lot to learn about golf”s unspoken etiquette.

Golf - Wednesday 27 January, 2016

We’ll Leave It There So: Munster exodus cancelled, slow race for Lions job and all today’s sport

Let that news about Conor Murray and Keith Earls sweep you past Hump Day.

Golf - Monday 25 January, 2016

We’ll Leave It There So: Moore on the move, Sexton cleared and all today’s sport

We’ll also have news from the NFL’s two big games last night.

Golf - Sunday 24 January, 2016

This superb putt secured third place for Rory McIlroy in Abu Dhabi

Rickie Fowler prevailed at the HSBC Championship to go fourth in the world rankings.

Golf - Saturday 23 January, 2016

Late birdies boost Rory McIlroy in Abu Dhabi

“I said, let’s finish 3-3 and I was able to that,” said McIlroy.

‘We need to remove the ‘stuffiness’ from golf if we’re to attract young players’

The chief executive of the Irish Ladies Golf Union spoke to us about the launch of a new handbook aimed at attracting junior golfers,

Golf - Friday 22 January, 2016

We’ll Leave It There So: Henshaw back for Connacht, goal-line technology & all today’s sport

We’ll also have news of a blow to Clare as their All-Ireland winning captain suffers an injury set-back.

Squeaky bum time as Spieth shot kept in play by fan’s arse Lucky Break This post contains videos

Squeaky bum time as Spieth shot kept in play by fan’s arse

Cheeky spectator assist gives Jordan a cracking lie.

Golf - Thursday 21 January, 2016

Facebook to flex muscle in sports coverage market Big Player This post contains videos

Facebook to flex muscle in sports coverage market

The social media giant has launched a hub to rival Twitter but initially it will be heavily US-focused.

Advantage McIlroy as he and Spieth go head-to-head for the first time in 2016

The world number three got the better of Spieth in the opening round of the Abu Dhabi Championship.

Golf - Wednesday 20 January, 2016

Golf - Tuesday 19 January, 2016

We’ll Leave It There So: Power out, Six Nations squads in and all today’s sport

Here’s all the sport you need to know before Wednesday comes.

Jordan Spieth has treated himself to a multi-million dollar mansion

The world number one will go head to head with Rory McIlroy in Abu Dhabi this week.

Golf - Monday 18 January, 2016

We’ll Leave It There So: Tennis fixing claims, Liverpool move for Long, and all today’s sport

Plus the rush for Euros tickets, prop problems, and booze in Brive…

Ryder Cup star suffers severe finger injury ‘after losing fight with chainsaw’

Jamie Donaldson is targeting a return to competitive action early next month.

Golf - Sunday 17 January, 2016

Top-10 finish for Paul Dunne as his title hopes fade on final day

The Greystones man pocketed a cheque for more than €20,000 for his ninth-place finish in South Africa.

‘It was just meant to be a college project’ – The rise and rise of FootGolf in Ireland

Ronan Cunningham chats to The42 about travelling to Buenos Aires with the rest of the Irish side.

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