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Golf - Yesterday’s News

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Golf - Saturday 28 November, 2020

Irishman Cormac Sharvin finds form at Alfred Dunhill Championship

Ulsterman is ranked 404th in the world but posted a superb 68 today to finish third round in a tie for 21st.

Golf - Friday 27 November, 2020

Golf clubs to reopen from Tuesday, while gyms to be used for individual training only - not classes

Players will be able to play at golf clubs outside of their own county from 18 December, in line with the general easing of travel restrictions from the same date.

Golf - Monday 23 November, 2020

Streb holds off Kisner in playoff to win RSM Classic

Shane Lowry and Graeme McDowell finished T50 and T59 respectively.

Antrim's Meadow finishes third as Kim follows up major breakthrough with LGPA title

The Northern Irishwoman pocketed over €85,000 for her standalone third-placed finish, five shots off the winning world no.2.

Golf - Saturday 21 November, 2020

Robert Streb stretches RSM Classic lead, Lowry and McDowell well behind

The US star is three strokes over two-time major winner Zach Johnson and Bronson Burgoon.


Golf - Friday 20 November, 2020

Mixed fortunes on day two leave Lowry and McDowell on level footing as Streb leads at RSM Classic

The American opened a two-shot lead over Colombia’s Camilo Villegas at Sea Island.

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Tiger and Charlie Woods to take on Pádraig and Paddy Harrington at PNC Championship

The tournament will be held in Orlando, Florida, on 19 and 20 December.

Lowry finishes with a flourish on day one of RSM Classic

Clara native is three shots behind Wallace and Villegas after day one at Sea Island.

Golf - Monday 16 November, 2020

'As a kid you dream of playing in the Masters and dream about putting on a green jacket'

Top-ranked Dustin Johnson shook off an early stumble to win the Masters in record-breaking fashion.

Golf - Sunday 15 November, 2020

'Probably the best run of golf I've played here': McIlroy takes the positive out of missed Masters opportunity

McIlroy finished in a tie for fifth after shooting three rounds in the 60s.

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Top-ranked Dustin Johnson captures Masters in record-breaking fashion

Rory McIlroy finished fifth with South Africa’s Dylan Frittelli.

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'I haven’t really made a good run here on a Sunday before, it’s about time' - McIlroy eyes strong Masters finish

The 31-year-old opened with a disappointing 75, but followed up his 66 on day two with a 67 to reach eight under.

Golf - Saturday 14 November, 2020

Record-equalling performance puts Johnson in control at Augusta

The world number one has matched the 54-hole scoring record set by Jordan Spieth in 2015.

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McIlroy's hopes for Masters breakthrough fade as Johnson moves clear

McIlroy is tied for 10th on eight under par with Shane Lowry back in 20th position after a 68 today. Dustin Johnson leads on 16 under.

Jon Rahm joins Johnson and Thomas in five-way tie for Masters lead

Rory McIlroy is six shots off the lead while Shane Lowry is eight behind the front-runners.

Golf - Friday 13 November, 2020

World number one Johnson, Thomas, Smith and Ancer share Masters lead ahead of weekend

Rory McIlroy rebounded with a bogey-free 66 to revive his chances.

Willett moves into Masters contention with second-round 66 as McIlroy battles back from worst-ever start

Tommy Fleetwood also took route 66 up the leaderboard at Augusta.

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Golf - Thursday 12 November, 2020

Paul Casey sets the early pace with flawless opening round at the Masters

The 43-year-old Englishman matched the lowest major round of his career to seize the lead at Augusta.

Play suspended at The Masters just 25 minutes after first round tees off

Thursday’s forecast includes the possibility of heavy rain and isolated thunderstorms.

Golf - Tuesday 10 November, 2020

'He’ll win and complete the grand slam. He’s too great not to' - Mickelson on McIlroy

The 50-year-old is certain that the Northern Irishman will triumph at the Masters.

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Watch: Rahm celebrates birthday with stunning hole-in-one during Masters practice round

It’s a tradition for players to attempt to skim a ball across the pond in front of the par-three 16th at Augusta National.

Lowry paired with Tiger Woods for opening two rounds at US Masters

The action gets underway this Thursday.

Home thoughts from abroad: the family that made a Masters hopeful

This year of Covid 19 has disrupted all schedules yet James Sugrue still stands apart. This week, finally, he tees up at the US Masters, seven months on from its intended date. His journey started in North Cork.

Golf - Monday 9 November, 2020

Former champion Sergio Garcia ruled out of Masters after testing positive for Covid-19

The 40-year-old will miss his first major championship since 1999.

Golf - Sunday 8 November, 2020

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Mexico's Ortiz holds off Johnson for first US PGA Tour title as Lowry finishes 11th

The victory gives him a spot in next year’s Masters.

Golf - Saturday 7 November, 2020

Lowry shoots 68 to move up to eighth at the Houston Open

Offaly man is five shots off the lead with Padraig Harrington tied in 24th and Graeme McDowell placed 34th after day 3 of the tournament.

Lowry and Harrington still in the hunt in Houston after solid second rounds

Lowry is five shots off the lead, with Harrington a shot further back, after American Sam Burns produced a second-round 65 to gain the ascendancy.

Golf - Friday 6 November, 2020

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Lowry and McDowell four shots back after opening round in Houston

Brandt Snedeker has a two-shot lead after day one in Houston.

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Golf - Monday 2 November, 2020

Irish sport to benefit from 'unprecedented' €85 million funding package

‘The government recognises the vital contribution that sport has made to public health throughout the Covid-19 pandemic,’ said Minister Catherine Martin.

Darren Clarke claims first tournament win since 2011 Open title

Clarke won his first event on the PGA Champions Tour over the weekend, finishing ahead of a stellar pack.

Golf - Sunday 1 November, 2020

Gay wins playoff to end PGA drought with Bermuda victory, Harrington cards final day 69

‘This is absolutely insane,’ Gay said. ‘I’ve been playing awful since Covid.’

Golf - Saturday 31 October, 2020

Harrington tied for 24th as he heads into final round at Bermuda

Ireland’s Seamus Power shot a three under round today to move up to 36th at the PGA tour event.

Golf - Friday 30 October, 2020

Harrington four off the lead in darkness-halted second round at Bermuda Championship

Americans Wyndham Clark and Ryan Armour share the lead.

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