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#leona maguire

# leona-maguire - Saturday 18 May, 2019

Cavan star Maguire seals second professional win to close in on full tour card
# Winner Winner
# Winner Winner

Cavan star Maguire seals second professional win to close in on full tour card

May 18th 2019, 4:52 PM 7,647 Views 4 Comments

The 24-year-old clinched a five-stroke victory in North Carolina.

# leona-maguire - Tuesday 7 May, 2019

Olympic team-mates Maguire and Meadow secure US Open qualification
# Major Plans
# Major Plans

Olympic team-mates Maguire and Meadow secure US Open qualification

May 7th 2019, 10:54 AM 2,577 Views 0 Comments

The pair booked their places in the field with superb performances in qualifying on Sunday.

# leona-maguire - Wednesday 1 May, 2019

Cavan star Maguire sets new record on Nick Faldo course to clinch lead in Dubai
# Top Of The Tree
# Top Of The Tree

Cavan star Maguire sets new record on Nick Faldo course to clinch lead in Dubai

May 1st 2019, 6:46 PM 5,121 Views 4 Comments

The 24-year-old carded an impressive eight-under 64 at the Emirates Golf Club.

# leona-maguire - Monday 8 April, 2019

Leona Maguire seals career-first pro victory in dramatic playoff
# Up And Running
# Up And Running

Leona Maguire seals career-first pro victory in dramatic playoff

Apr 8th 2019, 8:25 AM 23,749 Views 16 Comments

The Cavan native held her nerve in California.

# leona-maguire - Monday 1 April, 2019

Wait for first pro win continues as Maguire finishes two shots behind in California
# Irish Eye
# Irish Eye

Wait for first pro win continues as Maguire finishes two shots behind in California

Apr 1st 2019, 1:26 PM 3,232 Views 4 Comments

The Cavan golfer slipped up on the final day at the IOA Championship.

# leona-maguire - Sunday 31 March, 2019

Ulster duo Maguire and McDowell lead in California and Dominican Republic
# On The Cusp
# On The Cusp

Ulster duo Maguire and McDowell lead in California and Dominican Republic

Mar 31st 2019, 11:45 AM 4,871 Views 0 Comments

Leona Maguire and Graeme McDowell both front their respective fields going into their final rounds.

# leona-maguire - Tuesday 19 March, 2019

Cavan's Leona Maguire cards career-best pro finish as Niall Horan drives her on
# One Direction
# One Direction

Cavan's Leona Maguire cards career-best pro finish as Niall Horan drives her on

Mar 19th 2019, 3:50 PM 9,631 Views 2 Comments

‘Delighted’ after a top-five finish in Florida, herself and her twin sister Lisa will now practice at Lake Nona.

# leona-maguire - Friday 1 March, 2019

Leona Maguire maintains promising start to life on Tour with strong opening round in Canberra
# Well Placed
# Well Placed

Leona Maguire maintains promising start to life on Tour with strong opening round in Canberra

Mar 1st 2019, 3:46 PM 2,357 Views 0 Comments

The Cavan golfer is just four shots off the lead after day one Down Under.

# leona-maguire - Saturday 23 February, 2019

Brilliant fightback from Maguire Down Under as Cavan star cards superb 68
# Irish Eye
# Irish Eye

Brilliant fightback from Maguire Down Under as Cavan star cards superb 68

Feb 23rd 2019, 11:23 AM 5,268 Views 0 Comments

The 24-year-old has upped the ante at her first European Tour event as a pro.

# leona-maguire - Thursday 21 February, 2019

Maguire in the hunt after encouraging start on first European Tour event as a pro
# Off The Mark
# Off The Mark

Maguire in the hunt after encouraging start on first European Tour event as a pro

Feb 21st 2019, 8:03 PM 4,608 Views 4 Comments

The Cavan native is seven off the lead at the Australian Ladies Classic.

# leona-maguire - Friday 8 February, 2019

Michael Hoey and Paul Dunne lead the Irish charge at Vic Open
# Going Strong
# Going Strong

Michael Hoey and Paul Dunne lead the Irish charge at Vic Open

Feb 8th 2019, 1:57 PM 2,781 Views 1 Comment

Leona Maguire, meanwhile, also made the cut in the women’s event.

# leona-maguire - Thursday 20 December, 2018

Maguire secures full European Tour card for 2019 after playoff victory in Morocco
# Nerves Of Steel
# Nerves Of Steel

Maguire secures full European Tour card for 2019 after playoff victory in Morocco

Dec 20th 2018, 5:01 PM 5,748 Views 2 Comments

The 24-year-old from Cavan defeated her Sweden opponent to clinch a top-five finish at qualifying school.

Ireland's Maguire eyeing top-five finish in Morocco to clinch top European Tour card
# The Heat Is On
# The Heat Is On

Ireland's Maguire eyeing top-five finish in Morocco to clinch top European Tour card

Dec 20th 2018, 9:33 AM 2,662 Views 1 Comment

The 24-year-old will face a lot of competition for a top finish at the Ladies European Tour Final Qualifying.

# leona-maguire - Wednesday 19 December, 2018

Leona Maguire still in the hunt for European Tour card after another strong round in Morocco
# Flying The Flag
# Flying The Flag

Leona Maguire still in the hunt for European Tour card after another strong round in Morocco

Dec 19th 2018, 9:38 AM 4,519 Views 0 Comments

The Cavan golfer is five shots off the lead at the Lalla Aicha Tour School.

# leona-maguire - Monday 17 December, 2018

All positive as Leona Maguire stays well on course for European Tour card in Morocco
# Irish Eye
# Irish Eye

All positive as Leona Maguire stays well on course for European Tour card in Morocco

Dec 17th 2018, 5:27 PM 5,247 Views 0 Comments

After carding 68 and 70 in the opening two rounds, the Cavan golfer’s bid is going to plan.

# leona-maguire - Monday 10 December, 2018

Leona Maguire takes big step towards Ladies European Tour card while twin sister Lisa falls short
# Onwards
# Onwards

Leona Maguire takes big step towards Ladies European Tour card while twin sister Lisa falls short

Dec 10th 2018, 10:59 PM 4,640 Views 9 Comments

Leona advanced to the final stage of qualifying for the Ladies European Tour while Lisa narrowly missed out.

# leona-maguire - Sunday 25 November, 2018

Top-10 finish for Ireland at World Cup of Golf as Maguire has fine LET pro debut
# Around The Globe
# Around The Globe

Top-10 finish for Ireland at World Cup of Golf as Maguire has fine LET pro debut

Nov 25th 2018, 11:47 PM 4,107 Views 1 Comment

Shane Lowry and Paul Dunne were flying the flag in Australia, while Leona Maguire was representing in Spain.

# leona-maguire - Sunday 18 November, 2018

'Going to college in America is one of the best decisions that I've ever made and definitely helped my golf'
# Reflection
# Reflection

'Going to college in America is one of the best decisions that I've ever made and definitely helped my golf'

Nov 18th 2018, 11:49 AM 12,140 Views 1 Comment

Newly-turned professional Leona Maguire chats to The42 about a hectic few years on and off the golf course.

# leona-maguire - Sunday 10 June, 2018

Leona Maguire produces fine performance on her professional debut
# Impressive Start
# Impressive Start

Leona Maguire produces fine performance on her professional debut

Jun 10th 2018, 11:22 PM 7,771 Views 1 Comment

The Cavan native shot a third round 69 at the ShopRite LPGA Classic in New Jersey.

# leona-maguire - Saturday 9 June, 2018

Making it look easy! Leona Maguire surges into contention on professional debut
# Dream Start
# Dream Start

Making it look easy! Leona Maguire surges into contention on professional debut

Jun 9th 2018, 5:36 PM 7,848 Views 2 Comments

The Cavan golfer is just three shots off the lead at the $1.5 million LPGA Classic in Atlantic City.

# leona-maguire - Thursday 7 June, 2018

'We've been best friends for life, so to share this dream together is surreal. It's special'
# The Maguires
# The Maguires

'We've been best friends for life, so to share this dream together is surreal. It's special'

Jun 7th 2018, 8:00 PM 27,493 Views 7 Comments

The Maguire twins have long been heralded as future golfing superstars and this week they will fulfil their dreams of becoming professional golfers together.

# leona-maguire - Wednesday 30 May, 2018

Cavan twins to make professional golf debuts in New Jersey next week
# Going Pro
# Going Pro

Cavan twins to make professional golf debuts in New Jersey next week

May 30th 2018, 3:37 PM 26,967 Views 11 Comments

Leona and Lisa Maguire will begin the next chapter of their careers at the LPGA Classic.

# leona-maguire - Wednesday 4 April, 2018

Opportunity knocks for Leona Maguire as historic first women's tournament set for Augusta
# History Making
# History Making

Opportunity knocks for Leona Maguire as historic first women's tournament set for Augusta

Updated Apr 4th 2018, 5:00 PM 16,366 Views 10 Comments

Augusta National announced the establishment of the Women’s Amateur Championship from 2019.

# leona-maguire - Monday 27 November, 2017

Cavan's Leona Maguire named Global Golf Post Female Amateur of the Year
# Top Of The World
# Top Of The World

Cavan's Leona Maguire named Global Golf Post Female Amateur of the Year

Nov 27th 2017, 3:29 PM 3,377 Views 3 Comments

It’s yet another award for the Olympian.

# leona-maguire - Wednesday 16 August, 2017

Irish golfer Maguire named the world's best amateur for third consecutive year
# Accolade
# Accolade

Irish golfer Maguire named the world's best amateur for third consecutive year

Aug 16th 2017, 3:18 PM 3,947 Views 3 Comments

The Cavan woman has again won the Mark H McCormack Medal.

# leona-maguire - Sunday 6 August, 2017

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

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

Aug 6th 2017, 10:15 PM 5,263 Views 1 Comment

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

# leona-maguire - Saturday 5 August, 2017

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

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

Aug 5th 2017, 6:42 PM 4,368 Views 1 Comment

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

# leona-maguire - Friday 4 August, 2017

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

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

Aug 4th 2017, 9:27 PM 4,334 Views 2 Comments

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

# leona-maguire - Thursday 3 August, 2017

In the mix! Strong start for Ireland's Leona Maguire at the Women's Open
# Up And Running
# Up And Running

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

Aug 3rd 2017, 2:30 PM 3,556 Views 0 Comments

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

# leona-maguire - Saturday 15 July, 2017

Leona Maguire and Stephanie Meadow miss the cut at US Open
# Bow Out
# Bow Out

Leona Maguire and Stephanie Meadow miss the cut at US Open

Jul 15th 2017, 12:32 PM 3,163 Views 0 Comments

Bogeys and double-bogeys killed off their chances of progressing to the weekend.

# leona-maguire - Saturday 17 June, 2017

Ireland's Leona Maguire has just won one of the biggest tournaments in amateur golf
# The CHamp
# The CHamp

Ireland's Leona Maguire has just won one of the biggest tournaments in amateur golf

Jun 17th 2017, 4:39 PM 7,392 Views 5 Comments

World number one beats Ainhoa Olarra at British Ladies Amateur Championship.

# leona-maguire - Tuesday 23 May, 2017

Ireland's Leona Maguire named US National Player of the Year
# Winner
# Winner

Ireland's Leona Maguire named US National Player of the Year

May 23rd 2017, 4:00 PM 21,245 Views 12 Comments

The Cavan woman finished second at yesterday’s NCAA Championship to finish her season.

# leona-maguire - Monday 27 March, 2017

Cavan's Leona Maguire cements world number one spot with another win
# Leona Maguire
# Leona Maguire

Cavan's Leona Maguire cements world number one spot with another win

Mar 27th 2017, 9:25 AM 6,244 Views 1 Comment

The 22-year-old picked up a sixth collegiate title over the weekend.

# leona-maguire - Monday 2 January, 2017

'This decision will have a lot of influence on my career one way or another but I'm happy with it'
# Interview
# Interview

'This decision will have a lot of influence on my career one way or another but I'm happy with it'

Jan 2nd 2017, 12:00 PM 32,303 Views 9 Comments

Becoming a professional golfer has always been Leona Maguire’s dream but she has made the bold move of postponing the step-up to continue her development as an amateur and complete her US college degree.

# leona-maguire - Wednesday 23 November, 2016

'The LPGA will still be there': Leona Maguire postpones pro career to finish college degree
# Big Decision
# Big Decision

'The LPGA will still be there': Leona Maguire postpones pro career to finish college degree

Nov 23rd 2016, 4:36 PM 4,172 Views 2 Comments

The 21-year-old is in the final year of her Psychology, Business and Accounting course at Duke in North Carolina.

# leona-maguire - Saturday 20 August, 2016

Maguire just misses out on top-20 finish as Inbee Park claims Olympic gold
# Rio 2016
# Rio 2016

Maguire just misses out on top-20 finish as Inbee Park claims Olympic gold

Aug 20th 2016, 6:53 PM 3,157 Views 2 Comments

Stephanie Meadow finished in a tie for 31st.

Rio Olympics liveblog: Day 15
# Updates
# Updates

Rio Olympics liveblog: Day 15

Aug 20th 2016, 10:48 AM 83,478 Views 9 Comments

Four Irish athletes are in action, including European modern pentathlon champion Arthur Lanigan-O’Keeffe.

Olympic Breakfast: Ireland's European champion continues in the modern pentathlon
# Rio 2016
# Rio 2016

Olympic Breakfast: Ireland's European champion continues in the modern pentathlon

Aug 20th 2016, 9:11 AM 20,844 Views 11 Comments

Plus, Neymar aims to lead Brazil to gold on the penultimate day of the Rio Games.

Leona Maguire shouldn’t be so disappointed - but it speaks volumes that she is
# Golf
# Golf

Leona Maguire shouldn’t be so disappointed - but it speaks volumes that she is

Aug 20th 2016, 1:04 AM 10,127 Views 3 Comments

Maguire “way outperforming her ranking,” Paul McGinley says.

# leona-maguire - Friday 19 August, 2016

Rio Olympics liveblog: Day 14
# Updates
# Updates

Rio Olympics liveblog: Day 14

Aug 19th 2016, 11:54 AM 129,887 Views 12 Comments

London 2012 bronze medallist Rob Heffernan leads the way for Team Ireland on Friday.