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Dublin: 6 °C Wednesday 21 February, 2018

Golf - Yesterday’s News

Woods and Stricker named vice captains of US Ryder Cup team

Jim Furyk has appointed the pair ahead of this year’s event at Le Golf National in Paris.

Golf - Monday 19 February, 2018

Rory McIlroy sees progress despite failing to contend at Riviera

The star was encouraged with his game at the Riviera Country Club this week.

Golf - Sunday 18 February, 2018

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

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

Here’s how the sporting week looked through the lens.

McDowell in the hunt for first win since 2015 in final round in California

The Portrush native is two strokes off the pace at the Genesis Open, where Bubba Watson holds the lead.

Golf - Saturday 17 February, 2018

'I've got a headache after all that' - McIlroy frustrated by added scrutiny of playing with Woods

Tiger Woods missed the cut in his second PGA Tour outing of 2018 and Rory McIlroy believes his treatment by fans may be partly to blame.

Graeme McDowell tied for the lead at Riviera while Tiger Woods misses cut

American veteran and 14-time major champion Tiger Woods missed the cut on Friday and he lamented his display.

Golf - Thursday 15 February, 2018

Woods one-over in rollercoaster return to Riviera, McIlroy recovers from three bogeys

The American hit some wild drives and ultimately signed for a one-over 72.

'It's got bad juju' – Johnson not returning to same Augusta house

After hurting his back at the Masters last year, DJ said he would not be returning to the same rental house.

Golf - Wednesday 14 February, 2018

'I wouldn't have minded a quiet couple of days': McIlroy on playing with Woods

The pair tee it up together at the Genesis Open on Thursday.

Woods: McIlroy and Thomas see me as competitor again

As he prepares to tee off with Rory McIlroy and Justin Thomas at the Genesis Open, Tiger Woods believes he is seen as a contender again.

Golfer Bill Haas injured in fatal car crash

The driver was pronounced dead at the scene. World number 67 Haas has since been released from hospital.

Golf - Sunday 11 February, 2018

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

Here’s how the last seven days looked through the lens.

Lowry only Irishman to make the cut in California as Johnson and Potter take the lead

Ted Potter Jr. flirted with a 59 as he moved into a share of the Pebble Beach Pro-Am lead with Dustin Johnson.

Golf - Saturday 10 February, 2018

Johnson shares lead as McIlroy five-putts after two rounds at Pebble Beach

Making his first PGA Tour appearance of the Year, Rory McIlroy had an eagle putt at the hole on Friday, but left with a double bogey.

Golf - Sunday 4 February, 2018

How the 2013 Irish Amateur Open champion wound up as fitness coach with the Laois footballers

A meeting with Padraig Harrington’s trainer Dr Liam Hennessy led talented golfer Robbie Cannon into the fitness industry.

The biblical Johnny Sexton and Seán Cavanagh's parish pride - it's sporting tweets of the week

Plus, Paul Gascoigne and John Heslin’s question about the GAA leagues.

Golf - Thursday 1 February, 2018

Tiger Woods relieved to be 'pain free' as he continues his comeback

The 42-year-old says he came through the Farmers Insurance Open at Torrey Pines unscathed.

Golf - Monday 29 January, 2018

Tiger Woods exits stage right as drama unfolds at Torrey Pines

Alex Noren and Jason Day were locked in a playoff duel as darkness fell.

Golf - Sunday 28 January, 2018

McIlroy falls just short as China's Li Haotong claims Dubai Desert Classic

McIlroy took the lead early on Sunday morning but ended the fourth round in second place.

Daryl Murphy's retirement and Pro Evo's legacy lives on - it's sporting tweets of the week

Plus, appearances from Stipe Miocic, Mark O’Donovan and Carl Frampton.

'It was gross' – Woods reflects on wild driving display at Torrey Pines

The 42-year-old was honest in his assessment of his penultimate round after only hitting three fairways and nine greens.

Golf - Saturday 27 January, 2018

Chinese prodigy Li leads but McIlroy within striking distance in Dubai

A new record was set for the cut, with 70 players tied at five under par or lower making it to the final two rounds.

Golf - Friday 26 January, 2018

Lowry and Power slip below cut line as Tiger clings on for weekend at Torrey Pines

Jason Day lit up the Farmers Insurance with his round of 64, but Ryan Palmer leads at the halfway stage.

McIlroy moving through the gears to stay in touch with leaders in Dubai

Jamie Donaldson has maintained his advantage but McIlroy is closing in.

After 10 months out, 'rusty' Woods begins latest comeback with flashes of old magic Tiger This post contains videos

After 10 months out, 'rusty' Woods begins latest comeback with flashes of old magic

The 42-year-old shot an opening round 72 at the Farmers Insurance Open.

Golf - Thursday 25 January, 2018

Mixed start for Tiger Woods at Torrey Pines

The 42-year-old superstar is playing his first Tour event since missing the cut at the same competition last year.

Magnificent McIlroy burns it up on day one in Dubai

McIlroy’s 65 leaves him two shots off the early pace set by David Horsey.

Golf - Wednesday 24 January, 2018

'There's more of a buzz about golf': McIlroy excited by Woods' return at Torrey Pines

Tiger Woods’ return at Torrey Pines will draw many eyes, including those of Rory McIlroy from Dubai.

Golf - Sunday 21 January, 2018

No joy for McIlroy and Dunne in Abu Dhabi as hot back nine lands Fleetwood fresh title

The 27-year-old Southport resident shot a seven-under par 65 round to beat compatriot Ross Fisher by two shots.

Golf - Saturday 20 January, 2018

Super Saturday puts McIlroy and Dunne in the hunt for Abu Dhabi final round

The Irish duo both carded seven-under-par rounds today at the HSBC Championship.

Golf - Friday 19 January, 2018

Rory McIlroy on track for huge comeback weekend after brilliant 66 in Abu Dhabi Hear Me Ror This post contains videos

Rory McIlroy on track for huge comeback weekend after brilliant 66 in Abu Dhabi

Closing eagle leaves McIlroy three shots off the lead in a tie for sixth.

Golf - Thursday 18 January, 2018

McIlroy in the hunt in Abu Dhabi as defending champion Fleetwood makes flying start

The former world number one is three shots off the Englishman’s lead.

Golf - Tuesday 16 January, 2018

'I don't feel like it's that far away': Returning McIlroy ready to end winless run

After an injury-plagued 2017, former world number one Rory McIlroy is ready to get back to winning ways this year.

Golf - Monday 15 January, 2018

'He's not coming back to the GAA. The Dubs can take a big, deep breath'

Former Ryder Cup captain Paul McGinley on Jim McGuinness’s plans following his decision to leave China.

Golf - Saturday 13 January, 2018

Harman moves clear at Sony Open in Hawaii as Power remains tied for 37th

A seven-under 63 in the second round saw Brian Harman pull clear at the Sony Open in Hawaii.

Rory McIlroy reveals heart irregularities he will need 'to keep on top of'

Eager to start winning again, four-time major champion McIlroy said an irregularity with his heart had been discovered.

Golf - Monday 8 January, 2018

Make mine a double! Ireland's teen sensation wins second major US tournament

Tom McKibbin has had a memorable few weeks.

Golf - Thursday 4 January, 2018

Tiger Woods to make PGA Tour return at the course where he secured his last major win

The 14-time major champion has been plagued by back injuries in recent years.

Golf - Wednesday 3 January, 2018

Golf - Monday 1 January, 2018

Can you identify these sports movies from one image?

Find out if you know your Coach Gordon Bombay from Coach Tony D’Amato.

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