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Golf - Today’s News

Lowry and Harrington fail to challenge on final day of Portugal Masters

Denmark’s Lucas Bjerregaard went on to win the tournament after carding a 65 in the final round.

Lowry and Harrington in the hunt heading into the final round at the Portugal Masters

Dane Lucas Bjerregaard leads the way in Vilamoura.

Remembering Jimmy Magee, online trolls and the week's best sportswriting

Plus, we have Ronan O’Gara writing a tribute piece in memory of Ex-Munster and Leinster Rugby media official Pat Geraghty.

Golf - Friday 22 September, 2017

Spieth remains in the hunt for $10m bonus after solid start at the Tour Championship

The world number two is in a tie for sixth place alongside Justin Thomas with Kyle Stanley in the lead.

Golf - Thursday 21 September, 2017

Defending champion Harrington makes solid start in Portugal as he eyes history

In the ten-year history of the Portugal Masters, the title has never been successfully defended

Golf - Monday 18 September, 2017

McIlroy changes schedule to play at British Masters 10 years on from pro debut

He’ll go in search of a season-ending spark next week.

McIlroy's FedEx Cup defence dream ends as Leishman storms to BMW title

The 28-year-old failed to make the cut for the season-ending Tour Championship in Atlanta.

Golf - Sunday 17 September, 2017

Leishman in command at BMW Championship, McIlroy out of the picture

The Northern Irish golfer can no longer make the Fedex Cup after another disappointing day.

Golf - Saturday 16 September, 2017

Rory McIlroy 15 shots off the lead with FedEx Cup defence all but over

‘It’s hard. I know that realistically there’s not much chance of getting in next week, but I still want to go out there and play well.’

Golf - Friday 15 September, 2017

Rory McIlroy already 10 shots adrift after slow start at BMW Championship

McIlroy set to miss FedEx Cup finale and shot at another $10m payday.

Golf - Monday 11 September, 2017

Disapointing Sunday for Paul McBride as USA trash Great Britain & Ireland to claim Walker Cup

Paul McBride endured a disapointing Sunday at the Los Angeles Country Club.

Golf - Sunday 10 September, 2017

It's Sunday so here are 10 of our favourite sporting pics of the week

It's Sunday so here are 10 of our favourite sporting pics of the week

It’s been another hectic week of sport.

Golf - Tuesday 5 September, 2017

Is Justin Thomas the best golfer in the world? 'I can't answer that, that's asking for trouble' JT

Is Justin Thomas the best golfer in the world? 'I can't answer that, that's asking for trouble'

American continues his stunning season with three-stroke win at the Dell Championship.

Golf - Sunday 3 September, 2017

Frustrated Rory McIlroy misses the cut as newcomer Rahm leads in Boston

McIlroy will still advance to next week’s BMW Championship despite missing the cut as the defending champion.

Golf - Monday 28 August, 2017

Dustin Johnson and Jordan Spieth ended up in a gripping play-off last night Northern Lights This post contains videos

Dustin Johnson and Jordan Spieth ended up in a gripping play-off last night

World number one Johnson believes he’s finally recaptured his best form after winning the Northern Trust.

Golf - Sunday 27 August, 2017

Anthony Joshua to line out for Tyrone and rowing for Game of Thrones - it's tweets of the week

Also featuring Brian O’Driscoll and Eoin Larkin.

Golf - Saturday 26 August, 2017

Spieth rides hot putter to share lead, McIlroy seven shots off him

World number one Dustin Johnson, Venezuela’s Jhonattan Vegas and Rickie Fowler are also going well.

Golf - Friday 25 August, 2017

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Golf - Thursday 24 August, 2017

Rory McIlroy says long break a chance to focus on health

The Irishman continues to battle the after-effects of a broken rib suffered early in the season.

Golf - Monday 21 August, 2017

Seamus Power falls victim to unfortunate rule and misses out on PGA Tour card

The Waterford native dropped down to 130th in the Fedex rankings over the weekend.

Shane Lowry just misses out on playoff places despite strong Sunday finish

Lowry finished in a tie for seventh at the Wyndham Championship.

Lexi Thompson's sensational comeback caps Solheim Cup win for USA

US secure 16.5-11.5 win to retain the trophy.

Golf - Sunday 20 August, 2017

Shane Lowry is right in the mix for a big finish at the Wyndham Championship

Clara native will start Sunday’s round four shots behind leader Henrik Stenson.

Europe facing an uphill battle on the final day of the Solheim Cup

Cristie Kerr became the leading Solheim Cup points earner for the United States yesterday in Iowa.

Golf - Friday 18 August, 2017

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Golf - Wednesday 16 August, 2017

Irish golfer Maguire named the world's best amateur for third consecutive year

The Cavan woman has again won the Mark H McCormack Medal.

Golf - Tuesday 15 August, 2017

Five drugs found in Tiger Woods' system after arrest

“I am continuing to work with my doctors, and they feel I’ve made significant progress.”

Golf - Monday 14 August, 2017

Louis Oosthuizen isn't letting a career Grand Slam of second places get him down So Close This post contains videos

Louis Oosthuizen isn't letting a career Grand Slam of second places get him down

The South African golfer posted a brilliant video having a laugh at himself on Twitter.

Absolute thriller at the PGA Championship as Justin Thomas dramatically takes shootout win Clutch This post contains videos

Absolute thriller at the PGA Championship as Justin Thomas dramatically takes shootout win

The American held off the challenges of Louis Oosthuizen, Francesco Molinari and Patrick Reed to triumph.

Golf - Sunday 13 August, 2017

Rory McIlroy to consider break due to persistent rib injury

The Northern Irishman may take time away from golf after the US PGA Championship.

McIlroy and Lowry struggle as Kevin Kisner retains US PGA lead after steady third round

Kisner will take a one-shot lead into the final round despite carding a 72.

Golf - Saturday 12 August, 2017

Storm stoppage halts hot runs by Lowry, Day and Matsuyama at PGA

The Japanese golfer ultimately birdied five of the last seven holes to seize a share of the lead with Kevin Kisner.

Golf - Friday 11 August, 2017

Kisner surges clear as McIlroy struggles at US PGA Championship

The American star moved into a four-shot lead at Quail Hollow midway through day two.

McIlroy says Quail Hollow still 'gives you chances'

Rory McIlroy reassured fans he still plans on contending at the US PGA Championship after his slow start on Thursday.

Back-nine blip dents McIlroy's challenge on opening day of PGA Championship

World number four is five shots off the lead at Quail Hollow.

Golf - Thursday 10 August, 2017

Late rally saves Spieth as Olesen sets early pace at the PGA Championship

Disappointing for Lowry, disaster for Harrington on the opening day at Quail Hollow.

Spieth launches his career Slam bid as final Major of the year gets underway

The early starters are out on the course at Quail Hollow.

Spieth says McIlroy is 'one to fear', and should be his rival for the next 20-25 years

If Spieth wins this weekend he’ll beat McIlroy to a grand slam of majors, but he’s cautious of a showdown with the Down man.

Golf - Wednesday 9 August, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Tiger Woods may avoid DUI conviction but will plead guilty to reckless driving DUI Of The Tiger

Tiger Woods may avoid DUI conviction but will plead guilty to reckless driving

The golfer was found asleep in his Mercedes-Benz, apparently under the influence of prescription drugs.

McIlroy says he has nothing to prove as he looks to end major drought

‘I don’t feel like I need to prove anything to anyone,’ he said. ‘I never lost faith. I’ve always believed in my own abilities. I still do.’

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