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Dublin: 7 °C Sunday 29 November, 2015

#European Tour

# european-tour - 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.

# european-tour - 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.

# european-tour - Monday 16 November, 2015

Ireland’s Peter Lawrie disqualified from European Tour Qualifying School

The Irish challenge is fading in Spain.

# european-tour - 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.

# european-tour - 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.

# european-tour - Monday 12 October, 2015

Huge prize money boost will make Irish Open one of the richest events on the Race to Dubai

The Irish Open’s prize fund is increasing by 60% to €4m.

# european-tour - Sunday 11 October, 2015

Shane Lowry added to a great weekend for the Irish with second-place at the British Masters

Lowry finished in a tie for second at Woburn.

‘When you don’t make the cut people think that’s failure but I know I’m good enough’

The42 meets Kevin Phelan as he prepares for a season-defining month.

# european-tour - Monday 5 October, 2015

Rory McIlroy has considered quitting hectic European tour

And he will consider it again whenever he starts a family.

# european-tour - Thursday 1 October, 2015

A hole-in-one and a share of the lead, it’s been quite a pro debut for Paul Dunne

Dunne had a dream start to his professional career.

# european-tour - Thursday 17 September, 2015

Nicolas Colsaerts matched a pretty cool European Tour record this morning in Italy

Colsaerts hit eight birdies in a row in Italy.

# european-tour - Sunday 13 September, 2015

A spectator got nutmegged from 300 yards away at the KLM Open and didn’t even notice

# european-tour - Monday 17 August, 2015

He’s finally a major champion but Jason Day still hasn’t accomplished his number one goal

The Aussie won the US PGA Championship at Whistling Straits.

Rory McIlroy: Spieth deserves top ranking

The Holywood native was replaced by the American last night.

# european-tour - Tuesday 21 July, 2015

Montgomerie fears long road to recovery for McIlroy

Rory McIlroy’s ankle injury may have a knock-on effect that spoils the remainder of his season.

# european-tour - Wednesday 15 July, 2015

Need some advice for the office sweepstake? Here’s 6 players to watch out for at the Open

Ahead of the third major of the year, we look at the players who will fancy their chances of securing the Claret Jug.

# european-tour - Friday 3 July, 2015

This golfer brought consistency to new levels after a record breaking round

Officially the most boring round of golf in history.

# european-tour - Friday 12 June, 2015

# european-tour - Sunday 17 May, 2015

Adopting a vegan diet has helped an Irish golfer to edge closer to the European Tour

Ruaidhri McGee is flying high on the Challenge Tour.

# european-tour - Monday 13 April, 2015

Spieth: There’s no rivalry with Rory McIlroy… yet

Rory McIlroy and Jordan Spieth are yet to create a rivalry, according to the Masters champion.

# european-tour - Saturday 11 April, 2015

It’s moving day at the Masters but can anyone catch Spieth? Here’s the men in hot pursuit

Heading into the weekend at Augusta National, we take a look at who might challenge the 21-year-old for the famous green jacket.

‘I know better than most what can happen’ – But McIlroy backs Spieth to prevail

The Masters leader won’t replicate my 2011 collapse, says Rory.

# european-tour - Thursday 9 April, 2015

Rory McIlroy on why he still gets ‘butterflies’

Even after six previous visits to Augusta, Rory McIlroy will still feel the nerves when he tees off at The Masters on Thursday.

# european-tour - Monday 6 April, 2015

McGinley: Rory McIlroy is destined to win the Masters

Rory McIlroy’s game is suited to the Masters and there is plenty more to come from the world number one, according to the Dubliner.

# european-tour - Monday 16 February, 2015

‘I was addicted to Coke’ – Peter Lawrie says fizzy drink addiction caused spectacular dip in form

The Irishman has slumped to 725th in the world rankings.

# european-tour - Monday 9 February, 2015

Tiger Woods’ rapid decline is ‘mind-blowing’ according to a two-time Open winner

Woods pulled out of the Farmers Insurance Open through injury this week.

# european-tour - Monday 2 February, 2015

Rory McIlroy: I am at the peak of my powers

McIlroy will now head to the United States to continue his build up to the first major of the season, The Masters.

# european-tour - Sunday 1 February, 2015

A dominant Rory McIlroy has won the Dubai Desert Classic with a record-equalling score

The man from Co. Down finished three shots clear of Alexander Noren

# european-tour - Wednesday 28 January, 2015

It might be two months away but Rory McIlroy is eyeing up the big prize at Augusta

With one eye on the Masters, the world number one is focused on improving his game at the Dubai Desert Classic.

# european-tour - Wednesday 7 January, 2015

# european-tour - Friday 5 December, 2014

You’ll never guess which animal took a fancy to Luke Donald during his round in South Africa Rogue This post contains videos

You’ll never guess which animal took a fancy to Luke Donald during his round in South Africa

A word of warning: be vigilant down your local course this weekend.

# european-tour - Saturday 22 November, 2014

# european-tour - Thursday 20 November, 2014

McIlroy and Lowry share the lead at the final European Tour event of the year

It wasn’t good news for the Irish at the Qualifying School, however.

# european-tour - Friday 31 October, 2014

Get in the hole! Lee Westwood hits incredible 226-yard hole-in-one Mashed Potato This post contains videos

Get in the hole! Lee Westwood hits incredible 226-yard hole-in-one

It follows Edoardo Molinari’s ace in China yesterday.

# european-tour - Wednesday 29 October, 2014

McIlroy the talk of BMW Masters despite missing China-based tournament

Jamie Donaldson has admitted that it would be a tall order to catch McIlroy in the Race to Dubai standings.

# european-tour - Saturday 16 August, 2014

McIlroy has talent to emulate Nicklaus, says former Ryder Cup skipper

Forget Tiger’s 14, Brian Huggett reckons McIlory should aim for Nicklaus.

# european-tour - Thursday 14 August, 2014

Woods withdraws himself from Ryder Cup consideration due to injury

“I’ve been told by my doctors and trainer that my back muscles need to be rehabilitated and healed,” he says.

# european-tour - Monday 11 August, 2014

Mickelson assured of Ryder Cup spot

See you in Scotland, Lefty.

# european-tour - Sunday 10 August, 2014

I’m still in control, says McIlroy ahead of final day challenge

It was a really entertaining day at Valhalla yesterday.

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