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Golf - Sunday 13 December, 2020

In another action-packed week of sport, here's what's coming up for members of The42
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In another action-packed week of sport, here's what's coming up for members of The42

Dec 13th 2020, 4:03 PM 2,810 Views 0 Comments

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Fitzpatrick wins DP World Tour Championship as Westwood lands Race to Dubai
# Eastern Promise
# Eastern Promise

Fitzpatrick wins DP World Tour Championship as Westwood lands Race to Dubai

Dec 13th 2020, 12:48 PM 5,200 Views 1 Comment

There was a dramatic finish in Dubai.

Golf - Friday 11 December, 2020

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# Let's Get Quizzical
# Let's Get Quizzical

Know your sport? Take our weekly quiz

Dec 11th 2020, 5:48 PM 25,733 Views 14 Comments

The average score among The42′s team of ‘sports journalists’ was…6.

Give the gift of The42 to the sports fan in your life this Christmas...
# How Did You Know?
# How Did You Know?

Give the gift of The42 to the sports fan in your life this Christmas...

Dec 11th 2020, 4:58 PM 50,820 Views 0 Comments

Need a Secret Santa present for someone who knows their pillar positions from their Pillar Caffreys? We’ve got the solution to your problems.

Here's your TV guide to a jam-packed weekend of sport
# Looking Ahead
# Looking Ahead

Here's your TV guide to a jam-packed weekend of sport

Dec 11th 2020, 6:15 AM 12,675 Views 3 Comments

The biggest hurling game of the year is one of many big events coming up.

Golf - Sunday 6 December, 2020

Peter Alliss, the 'voice of golf', dies aged 89
# RIP
# RIP

Peter Alliss, the 'voice of golf', dies aged 89

Dec 6th 2020, 12:02 PM 7,808 Views 14 Comments

He became the BBC’s lead commentator in 1978 and was due to celebrate 60 years in broadcasting in 2021.

A terrifying crowd crush at an Old Firm derby and more of the week's best sportswriting
# Good Reads
# Good Reads

A terrifying crowd crush at an Old Firm derby and more of the week's best sportswriting

Dec 6th 2020, 8:30 AM 4,927 Views 1 Comment

Stick the kettle on and treat yourself to this lot.

Golf - Saturday 5 December, 2020

Antoine Rozner seals first European Tour title with final-round 64
# Breakthrough
# Breakthrough

Antoine Rozner seals first European Tour title with final-round 64

Dec 5th 2020, 4:30 PM 2,034 Views 1 Comment

The Frenchman finished two shots clear of a group of four including long-time leader Andy Sullivan.

Golf - Saturday 28 November, 2020

Irishman Cormac Sharvin finds form at Alfred Dunhill Championship
# Hot Streak
# Hot Streak

Irishman Cormac Sharvin finds form at Alfred Dunhill Championship

Nov 28th 2020, 5:22 PM 4,270 Views 0 Comments

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
# Sport At Christmas
# Sport At Christmas

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

Nov 27th 2020, 7:21 PM 31,351 Views 18 Comments

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
# Sea Island
# Sea Island

Streb holds off Kisner in playoff to win RSM Classic

Nov 23rd 2020, 1:04 AM 4,792 Views 0 Comments

Shane Lowry and Graeme McDowell finished T50 and T59 respectively.

Antrim's Meadow finishes third as Kim follows up major breakthrough with LGPA title
# Pelican Women's Championship
# Pelican Women's Championship

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

Nov 23rd 2020, 12:48 AM 3,689 Views 0 Comments

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
# As It Stands
# As It Stands

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

Nov 21st 2020, 11:24 PM 2,704 Views 0 Comments

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
# Halfway There
# Halfway There

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

Nov 20th 2020, 10:55 PM 4,257 Views 0 Comments

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

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# Let's Get Quizzical

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Nov 20th 2020, 8:54 PM 29,136 Views 13 Comments

Better late than never…

Tiger and Charlie Woods to take on Pádraig and Paddy Harrington at PNC Championship
# Father And Son
# Father And Son

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

Nov 20th 2020, 11:35 AM 12,836 Views 4 Comments

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

Lowry finishes with a flourish on day one of RSM Classic
# Georgia (Still) On My Mind
# Georgia (Still) On My Mind

Lowry finishes with a flourish on day one of RSM Classic

Nov 20th 2020, 10:57 AM 6,402 Views 0 Comments

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'
# DJ
# DJ

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

Nov 16th 2020, 8:09 AM 6,696 Views 1 Comment

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
# The Masters
# The Masters

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

Nov 15th 2020, 9:48 PM 7,068 Views 0 Comments

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

Here's what we're putting on the menu for members of The42 this week
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Here's what we're putting on the menu for members of The42 this week

Nov 15th 2020, 8:00 PM 23,083 Views 6 Comments

We’d recommend ordering one of everything.

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

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

Nov 15th 2020, 7:59 PM 50,235 Views 16 Comments

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

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

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

Nov 15th 2020, 9:36 AM 5,474 Views 0 Comments

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 Masters
# The Masters

Record-equalling performance puts Johnson in control at Augusta

Nov 14th 2020, 11:27 PM 8,083 Views 0 Comments

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

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

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

Updated Nov 14th 2020, 9:57 PM 7,440 Views 2 Comments

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
# Heating Up
# Heating Up

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

Nov 14th 2020, 3:07 PM 4,898 Views 0 Comments

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
# Round-Up
# Round-Up

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

Nov 13th 2020, 11:58 PM 6,559 Views 7 Comments

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
# Latest
# Latest

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

Nov 13th 2020, 9:36 PM 7,420 Views 3 Comments

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

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# It's Quizzness Time
# It's Quizzness Time

Know your sport? Take our weekly quiz

Nov 13th 2020, 5:00 PM 35,835 Views 13 Comments

Test your knowledge of the week that was.

Here's your TV guide to a crazy weekend of sport
# Stock Up
# Stock Up

Here's your TV guide to a crazy weekend of sport

Nov 13th 2020, 7:30 AM 52,004 Views 14 Comments

Undisputed titles, provincial deciders, do-or-die showdowns and lots of green. It’s looking like a big one.

Golf - Thursday 12 November, 2020

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

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

Updated Nov 12th 2020, 11:10 PM 9,669 Views 0 Comments

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
# The Masters
# The Masters

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

Nov 12th 2020, 1:29 PM 9,037 Views 0 Comments

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
# PREDICTION
# PREDICTION

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

Nov 10th 2020, 11:03 PM 7,376 Views 5 Comments

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

Watch: Rahm celebrates birthday with stunning hole-in-one during Masters practice round
# Get In The Hole
# Get In The Hole

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

Nov 10th 2020, 8:41 PM 9,467 Views 1 Comment

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
# Tee Times
# Tee Times

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

Nov 10th 2020, 7:29 PM 7,724 Views 2 Comments

The action gets underway this Thursday.

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

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

Nov 10th 2020, 4:52 PM 22,730 Views 2 Comments

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
# Statement
# Statement

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

Nov 9th 2020, 4:46 PM 4,509 Views 0 Comments

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

Golf - Sunday 8 November, 2020

Here's what's coming up this week for members of The42
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Nov 8th 2020, 11:05 PM 3,901 Views 0 Comments

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

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

Nov 8th 2020, 10:45 PM 5,473 Views 0 Comments

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
# PGA
# PGA

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

Nov 7th 2020, 10:06 PM 5,808 Views 0 Comments

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
# PGA Houston Open
# PGA Houston Open

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

Nov 7th 2020, 12:37 AM 4,261 Views 1 Comment

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.