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Golf - Today’s News

Leave him alone - surely Tiger Woods has suffered enough

It’s difficult not to feel sympathy for a wounded animal who once had the world at his feet, writes TV3′s Tommy Martin.

Golf - Wednesday 27 April, 2016

Shane Lowry: 'It's a big thing for me because I'm Irish and I love my country'

The Offaly man on the Olympics, the Ryder Cup and a Bridgestone title defence dilemma.

Golf - Tuesday 26 April, 2016

We'll Leave It There So: The Hillsborough 96 unlawfully killed and all today's sport

Tuesday 26 April was a momentous day for the people of Liverpool.

Tiger registers to play at the US Open - but don't get too excited about a comeback

Tiger’s agent Mark Steinberg says registration for Oakmont Major was “simply procedural.”

Golf - Monday 25 April, 2016

Rory McIlroy to skip WGC-Bridgestone Invitational to play French Open

The 100th edition of the European Tour event will be part of the Holywood man’s British Open preparations.

Golf - Sunday 24 April, 2016

Dunne drifts out of contention as stormy Shenzhen International heads into fifth day

The Greystones golfer failed to make any birdies in China today.

Diesel demands and Rory's Bahamas regret - it's the sporting tweets of the week

McIlroy and O’Driscoll made the cut during a time when Twitter was dominated by another Irish athlete.

(Dana) White lies, the weight of gold and the rest of this week's best sportswriting

All that, plus an essential long-read on Tiger Woods.

It's Sunday so here's 12 of our favourite images from the sporting week

From Irish success in the European Olympic qualifiers to segway polo and everything in between.

Golf - Saturday 23 April, 2016

In-form Harrington cards seven birdies to move within three shots of the lead in US

The Dubliner is looking for his first tournament win in more than a year.

Dunne within striking distance as sensational Shinkwin closes in on Lee

But the Greystones golfer will have to make plenty of birdies over his remaining 24 holes tomorrow.

'No timetable' as speculation mounts on Tiger Woods' return

'No timetable' as speculation mounts on Tiger Woods' return

The 40-year-old former world number one hasn’t played a PGA Tour event since last August.

Golf - Friday 22 April, 2016

We'll Leave It There So: Madigan on turning down Munster, positive step for MMA and all today's sport

Elsewhere, poor ticket sales for the weekend’s Champions Cup semi-finals and how AC Milan got it so wrong at the San Siro.

Paul Dunne is facing a big weekend in China as he searches for first pro win

The Wicklow man battled hard to remain in contention today.

Golf - Thursday 21 April, 2016

'He's a weird f**king guy': the odd tale of Tiger Woods and his awkward lunch with Navy SEALS

The iconic golfer has been the subject of some in-depth profiles in recent weeks.

Paul Dunne is firmly in contention in China as he chases his first European Tour victory

Meanwhile, Pádraig Harrington is in action at the Texas Open later today.

'Well done Adam, great to put your country on hold so you can fulfil your own schedule'

Australian golfer Adam Scott’s decision to skip the Olympics has not gone down well with some of his compatriots.

Golf - Wednesday 20 April, 2016

We'll Leave It There So: McGregor drama rumbles on, UCC runner goes viral and all today's sport

Also, early praise for Ireland’s new defence coach Andy Farrell while Roy Keane linked to Celtic job after Ronny Deila announces he’ll be stepping down.

Adam Scott is not playing at the Olympics because he's too busy

Former world number one to swerve Rio Games due to personal and professional commitments.

Golf - Tuesday 19 April, 2016

Golf - Sunday 17 April, 2016

Start spreading the news, Shane! It's the sporting tweets of the week

Your favourite sports stars had a lot to say for themselves (again) this week.

Golf - Friday 15 April, 2016

Know Your Sport? Take our weekly quiz

How closely were you paying attention to the sports headlines this week?

Golf - Thursday 14 April, 2016

We'll Leave It There So: O'Gara's coaching wish, classy gesture from Dortmund and today's sport

We’ve also got the record-breaking NBA team and a barren spell for Lionel Messi.

'Don't feel sorry or sad' for Spieth, insists caddie

Michael Greller put the American’s Masters meltdown in perspective.

Golf - Wednesday 13 April, 2016

We'll Leave It There So: Joe's training camp, Katie edges closer to Rio and today's sport

Miss any of Wednesday’s headlines? Catch up here.

Shane Lowry gets married in New York to end up-and-down week on major high Range Of Emotions This post contains videos

Shane Lowry gets married in New York to end up-and-down week on major high

The popular Offaly man got wed to long-term partner Wendy Honner.

Golf - Tuesday 12 April, 2016

Lough Erne aren't one bit happy as European Tour backtracks on Irish Open

Portstewart Golf Club in Derry thought to be leading alternative for 2017 renewal.

Golf - Monday 11 April, 2016

We'll Leave It There So: MMA fighter in a serious condition, Fergie's Masters bet and today's sport

Elsewhere, there was an Irish Olympic qualification and Danny Willett moved into the top 10 in world golf.

Alex Ferguson to new Masters champ Danny Willett: 'I had £8,000 on Spieth!' Busted This post contains videos

Alex Ferguson to new Masters champ Danny Willett: 'I had £8,000 on Spieth!'

Willett savours special evening after winning green jacket in unlikely circumstances.

McIlroy: The occasion got to me again

But the Northern Irishman insists he has learned some valuable lessons at Augusta.

Augusta magic sees Willett break into world top 10 for the first time

Shane Lowry, meanwhile, has moved up one place after the first Major of the year.

'Buddy, it seems like we're collapsing' - Spieth hurting after Masters meltdown

The world number two was left stunned as he squandered a five-shot lead.

The Masters green jacket ceremony was unbearably awkward Painful This post contains videos

The Masters green jacket ceremony was unbearably awkward

Poor Jordan Spieth.

You might never see another hole-in-one like this! Crazy Golf This post contains videos

You might never see another hole-in-one like this!

Louis Oosthuizen is playing some crazy golf at the Masters.

Golf - Sunday 10 April, 2016

Danny Willett wins the Masters after sensational Spieth meltdown Latest This post contains videos

Danny Willett wins the Masters after sensational Spieth meltdown

Willett shoots superb 67 to win green jacket on a day of remarkable drama.

Shane Lowry just hit a hole-in-one at the Masters

Lowry aces the 16th to sign off from Augusta National in style.

If Jason Day catches Jordan Spieth later today, he may have this superb putt to thank for it In The Hunt This post contains videos

If Jason Day catches Jordan Spieth later today, he may have this superb putt to thank for it

The world number one is three shots off the lead going into the final round.

McIlroy slides, Spieth wobbles to set up exciting Sunday finish to The Masters

Jordan Spieth looked untouchable at one point, but +3 on the final two holes means his lead is a single shot going in to the final day.

Ranieri on Leicester's secrets, the complexity of transgender athletes and, the week's best sportswriting

Also, how Jason Day’s complicated and complex family background pushed him to become the best golfer in the world while just how new is the new Fifa?

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