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Golf - Monday 14 August, 2017

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.’

Golf - Tuesday 8 August, 2017

Changes to the golfing calendar sees US PGA Championship set to move to May

The changes will be implemented in 2019.

eir Sport to show all of the USPGA Championship but BBC viewers will get just 6 hours

Virgin Media customers won’t see a lot of golf this week.

Golf - Monday 7 August, 2017

Autistic golfer dreams of Green Jacket

For newly qualified professional Simon Seungmin Lee, the sport is a way to escape from his enclosed self and engage with the world.

Golf - Sunday 6 August, 2017

Good week at the Open for Leona Maguire but she's pipped for best amateur prize

A disappointing final round meant that the Cavan native missed out on an historic feat.

Golf - Saturday 5 August, 2017

Leona Maguire in the hunt to defend prestigious amateur award at Women's British Open

The Cavan native won the Smyth Salver at last year’s event.

Steph Curry misses cut at Web.com Tour event

The NBA star showed some promising form though.

Golf - Friday 4 August, 2017

Another strong round from Leona Maguire at the Women's Open in Scotland

The Cavan native shot a round of 70 to leave her four under par for the tournament.

Golf - Thursday 3 August, 2017

McIlroy makes a good start to 'next chapter' as life without JP gets underway

He hit an opening round 67 at the WGC-Bridgestone Invitational.

In the mix! Strong start for Ireland's Leona Maguire at the Women's Open

The Cavan native carded three-under in the opening round, while Olivia Mehaffey is also in action at Kingsbarns.

Golf - Wednesday 2 August, 2017

'To preserve a personal relationship, you sacrifice a professional one': McIlroy confirms JP split

Close friend Harry Diamond will be on the world number four’s bag this week.

Golf - Monday 31 July, 2017

Power's PGA Tour card remains in the balance after top-10 finish

The Irish Olympian posted a final round of 66 at the Canadian Open.

Rory McIlroy parts ways with caddie JP Fitzgerald - reports

The Reuters news agency says the pair have ended the partnership.

Golf - Sunday 30 July, 2017

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

From GAA to the Women’s Euros, it’s been another busy week in sport.

Golf - Friday 28 July, 2017

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Ireland's Power and Lowry off to strong start at low-scoring Canadian Open

Five-way tie at the top of the leaderboard in Oakville.

Golf - Monday 24 July, 2017

'Today took as much out of me as any day that I've ever played golf'

After spurning a five-stroke lead on the back nine at the 2016 Masters, Jordan Spieth was heading for a similar crash on Sunday – before turning it around.

Golf - Sunday 23 July, 2017

Jordan Spieth holds his nerve to land British Open in astonishing fashion

It is Spieth’s third major title after he won the Masters and US Open in 2015.

Golf - Saturday 22 July, 2017

McIlroy fades away as Jordan Spieth's faultless Open performance continues

The American is three shots clear of Matt Kuchar ahead of tomorrow’s final round.

Hail Branden, full of Grace! South African blitzes The Open with the first 62 in major history Remarkable This post contains videos

Hail Branden, full of Grace! South African blitzes The Open with the first 62 in major history

There was a landmark moment at Royal Birkdale today.

Golf - Friday 21 July, 2017

Spieth copes best in grim conditions to lead British Open

Matt Kuchar looks to be the biggest threat to the American at Royal Birkdale.

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'This was definitely the round that got me back into the Championship'

Rory McIlroy happy with how his Open bid is progressing.

Overnight leader Kuchar in strong position as McIlroy marches into contention

Spieth and Koepka are among the afternoon starters at Royal Birkdale.

Booze in sport: blamed too much for defeat and enjoyed too much in victory

“Drink is both Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde when it comes to sport, with winning the transformational potion between the two,” writes Tommy Martin.

One of the Open favorites had a 2-stroke penalty waived in controversial ruling

There were more questions for Jon Rahm at the Irish Open recently of course.

Golf - Thursday 20 July, 2017

'My caddy said, 'You're Rory McIlroy, what the 'f*** are you doing?''

JP Fitzgerald had a motivational speech to help the world number four turn his first round at the Open Championship around.

Spieth joint leader after first round of The Open as McIlroy bounces back with late rally

The Irish contingent are further down the leaderboard.