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# golf - Tuesday 25 January, 2011

German engineering: Kaymer continues his love affair with Abu Dhabi while Irish pepper top 10

Our golf columnist Neil Cullen insists he’s not the emailing golf nerd who got Paddy Harrington disqualified. But he IS a golf nerd. So here’s this week’s big talking points.

# golf - Friday 21 January, 2011

Harrington disqualified in Abu Dhabi, Poulter says rules are 'complete bollocks' Dimples This post contains videos

Harrington disqualified in Abu Dhabi, Poulter says rules are 'complete bollocks'

Dubliner accepts decision after viewer emails match referee.

# golf - Thursday 20 January, 2011

Harrington back in the swing in Abu Dhabi

Dubliner leads the way at €2million event after time spent tweaking his game.

# golf - Tuesday 18 January, 2011

Jose Maria Olozabal to lead Europe in 2012

No surprises but Spaniard will be a popular choice as skipper.

# golf - Thursday 13 January, 2011

The $1,000,000 golf shot Fore! This post contains videos

The $1,000,000 golf shot

Would you fancy a shot at this spectacular 19th hole?

# golf - Monday 10 January, 2011

G-Mac gunning for Mickelson's fourth spot after Hawaii rankings boost

After a breakthrough 2010, Graeme McDowell started the year as he means to go on in Hawaii.

# golf - Friday 7 January, 2011

Tiger Woods: dropped from the cover of his own game

He hasn’t even swung a club in anger, and yet Tiger Woods’ 2011 already looks like it might not better than his 2010.

# golf - Tuesday 14 December, 2010

Tour chief George O'Grady gives backing to Irish Open

Fáilte Ireland push for tournment’s inclusion on next year’s schedule despite loss of title sponsor.

# golf - Monday 6 December, 2010

G-Mac tames the Tiger in his own backyard California Dream This post contains videos

G-Mac tames the Tiger in his own backyard

A couple of monster putts from the Portrush man with the American twang sealed a dramatic win. Get in the hole!

# golf - Wednesday 24 November, 2010

'It’s going to be mano-a-mano' - go-time for G-Mac

The Portrush man will go head-to-head with Race to Dubai rival Martin Kaymer tomorrow.

# golf - Tuesday 23 November, 2010

Is the Irish Open to tee off next summer?

Big news for Irish golf fans as the Race to Dubai 2011 schedule is set to be released later.

# golf - Thursday 18 November, 2010

Guess who's back? More open Tiger Woods takes to Twitter in a new charm offensive In The Swing

Guess who's back? More open Tiger Woods takes to Twitter in a new charm offensive

Woods opens up about THAT car crash and reveals that he wears short trousers when on the phone to reporters. Seriously.

# golf - Wednesday 17 November, 2010

Whose life would we prefer to have? Twitter Diary This post contains images

Whose life would we prefer to have?

Big fights, successful gambling, playing golf for a living – it’s not a bad way to spend your time.

# golf - Tuesday 9 November, 2010

Rory to concentrate on Euro vision

Homesick Irishman back on European Tour.

# golf - Tuesday 2 November, 2010

Wow, this is awkward...

Lee Westwood met Tiger Woods for the first time since taking his number one ranking – and there was plenty of swordplay.

# golf - Thursday 28 October, 2010

The battle for No. 1

Kaymer and McDowell duke it out in Andalucia.

# golf - Tuesday 26 October, 2010

The curious case of two golfers, a football player and Twitter Fore! This post contains images

The curious case of two golfers, a football player and Twitter

Rory McIlroy versus Robbie Savage. On Twitter. Enough said.

# golf - Thursday 14 October, 2010

Harrington roars into contention in Malaysia

The Irishman puts his off-form Ryder Cup behind him to card an opening day 64 and tie for the lead.

# golf - Friday 8 October, 2010

Westwood's bid for golf supremacy in doubt

The Ryder Cup hero’s bid to become world number one could be scuppered by a recurring calf injury.

# golf - Wednesday 6 October, 2010

Ryder Cup stars move back to solo action at Dunhill

Westwood could go number one at the weekend with a top two finish.

# golf - Tuesday 5 October, 2010

Olazabal gets Monty's blessing for Ryder Cup captaincy

Legendary Spaniard tipped as European captain for Chicago 2012.

In pictures: Europe's Ryder Cup win Ryder Cup This post contains images

In pictures: Europe's Ryder Cup win

Choice images from Europe’s Ryder Cup win

# golf - Monday 4 October, 2010

All eyes on McDowell: Ryder Cup rolls right down to the wire

If Europe are to scrape victory, it looks like Graeme McDowell will be the man to sink the winning putt.

Harrington and McDowell putting for victory

The Irish golfers could sink the winning putt for Europe as they tee off last in today’s singles matches at the Ryder Cup.

# golf - Sunday 3 October, 2010

Rain stops play at Ryder Cup again

Twelve singles set for Monday, while play scheduled to resume today at 1.30.

# golf - Friday 1 October, 2010

EUROPEAN RYDER CUP captain Colin Montgonerie has indicated that this morning’s rain delays at Celtic Manor mean that the Ryder Cup will not be concluded until Monday. The extended day would be the first time ever that the tournament will have remained unfinished by Sunday; course officials say that any games still unfinished at the end of Monday will be halved. Play will resume this afternoon at 5pm.

Rain halts play at The Ryder Cup until 5pm

After a promising start from Europe atrocious conditions at Celtic Manor have forced play to be suspended until 5pm.

Ryder Cup underway despite bad weather

Rain jackets and brollies are aplenty but the appalling weather at Celtic Manor has failed to prevent the 2010 Ryder Cup from getting underway.

# golf - Thursday 30 September, 2010

Opening day Ryder Cup Fourball matchups announced

Captains Colin Montgomerie and Corey Pavin have announced the opening day fourball pairs for the Ryder Cup.

Pavin calls on the military for Ryder Cup preparations

US Ryder Cup captain Corey Pavin invites an F-16 pilot to Wales to give a motivational speech to his charges.

# golf - Wednesday 29 September, 2010

Existing US pairings OK with Pavin

USA continues preparation for Ryder Cup as Tom Watson advises Pavin to stick with more of the same.

From Paddy Power appeal for campaign to save ad hoardings Ryder Cup This post contains videos

Paddy Power appeal for campaign to save ad hoardings

The bookie placed a ‘Hollywood’-style boarding within view of a tee box – and is annoyed it’s being torn down.

Are McIlroy and Tiger set for a showdown?

Rory still says he’d love to play Tiger… after dismissing the world number one’s chances last week.

# golf - Tuesday 28 September, 2010

Monty 'has already written losing speech'

Colin Montgomerie has every base covered for the Ryder Cup: he’s already prepared remarks for if Europe lose.

# golf - Monday 27 September, 2010

'Ryder Cup 2010' will exceed 140 characters, apparently

Captain Colin Montgomery and Corey Pavin both ban their players from using Twitter during this week’s tournament.

# golf - Friday 24 September, 2010

Donald and Casey tied for lead in Atlanta

Donald builds up for Ryder Cup, while Casey builds up to what might have been.

# golf - Tuesday 21 September, 2010

McIlroy: I'd rather win World Championship than Ryder Cup

Northern Irish prodigy moves on from “exhibition” remarks to say he’s more interested in winning individual trophy.

# golf - Friday 17 September, 2010

Harrington wary of Tiger threat

European wild card pick gives ringing endorsement to US wildcard, also says he’s building up to a big Ryder Cup.

# golf - Tuesday 14 September, 2010

Westwood to play at Ryder Cup

McGinley admits Westwood doubts are a boost for the American team, but Westwood insists he’ll recover in time for Celtic Manor.

# golf - Monday 13 September, 2010

At last, a win for Dustin Johnson

After blowing leads at two tournaments this summer, Dustin Johnson finally wins.

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