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#Michael Hoey

# michael-hoey - Friday 15 February, 2019

Hoey and Dunne right in contention ahead of Saturday's action in Perth

The pair are a couple of strokes back from leader Panuphol Pittayarat after a good start to their week in Australia.

# michael-hoey - Saturday 9 February, 2019

Ireland's Dunne four off the lead heading into the final round in Australia

Gavin Moynihan and Michael Hoey are both on seven-under overall after the third round.

# michael-hoey - Friday 8 February, 2019

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

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

# michael-hoey - Thursday 17 November, 2016

Hurley and Hoey miss out on Tour cards at Q-School

Korea’s YE Yang, the first major winner to compete at the event, was among those to secure his spot for next season.

# michael-hoey - Tuesday 15 November, 2016

Stunning Gary Hurley round keeps alive hopes of claiming Tour card

Michael Hoey also made the cut at Q-School in Girona today.

# michael-hoey - Thursday 20 October, 2016

Explosive start sees Harrington move into contention at Portugal Masters

The Dubliner began his round with an eagle and four birdies in his first eight holes.

# michael-hoey - Thursday 12 February, 2015

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Miguel Angel Jimenez reaffirms his place as the world's coolest golfer

Meanwhile, Northern Ireland’s Michael Hoey leads in Thailand after a course record 64.

# michael-hoey - Friday 11 July, 2014

McIlroy implodes at Scottish Open to plummet down leaderboard

The Holywood native dropped five shots on his way back to the clubhouse.

# michael-hoey - Sunday 6 July, 2014

Graeme McDowell comes from 9 shots off the lead to win French Open

The Portrush golfer started way behind America’s Kevin Stadler.

# michael-hoey - Saturday 28 June, 2014

Australian golfer blazes BMW back nine in just 28 strokes

Richard Green’s birdie blitz put him within three strokes of the lead in Cologne.

# michael-hoey - Thursday 26 June, 2014

Lowry and Hoey in the hunt at €330k BMW International Open

Martin Kaymer was expected to challenge but is seven shots back from Danny Willett and Rafa Cabrera-Bello.

# michael-hoey - Sunday 22 June, 2014

Irish challenge falters as Miko Ilonen goes wire-to-wire at Fota Island

Graeme McDowell could not buy a putt all afternoon and finished three shots off the pace.

# michael-hoey - Sunday 2 March, 2014

Double bogey derails Michael Hoey's bid for €240,000 European Tour win

The Northern Irishman was well placed to challenge eventual winner Ross Fisher at the Tshwane Open until he ran afoul of the 12th.

# michael-hoey - Saturday 1 March, 2014

Fisher in command in Tshwane Open but Hoey and Phelan still in the hunt

Hoey is second while Phelan is tied for fifth after round three.

# michael-hoey - Sunday 12 January, 2014

Padraig Harrington back on form but 'distraught with putting'

The Irish golfer had his best finish in over a year but feels he left a lot of shots out on the Durban Country Club course.

# michael-hoey - Sunday 28 July, 2013

Northern Irish golfer Michael Hoey wins Russian Open

A final round of 70 was enough for the Co Antrim native to record a four-stroke triumph.

# michael-hoey - Thursday 10 January, 2013

Lowry, Harrington in the hunt in Durban

Thongchai Jaidee leads the Volvo Golf Champions in Durban on seven-under-par.

# michael-hoey - Thursday 22 November, 2012

Virus forces Lowry out of World Tour Championship

Marc Warren and Gonzalo Fernandez-Castano share the clubhouse lead in Dubai, with Padraig Harrington a shot back.

# michael-hoey - Friday 10 August, 2012

'Brutal test of golf' tarnishes PGA challenges of Mickelson, Harrington and McDowell

“I was just trying to put anything in play,” said British Open winner Ernie Els, who is in danger of missing the cut.

# michael-hoey - Thursday 19 July, 2012

Double bogeys cost amateur golfer Alan Dunbar on his Open debut

The 22-year-old was left cursing three mismanaged holes but still outscored his compatriot, a ‘disgusted’ Darren Clarke.

# michael-hoey - Tuesday 26 June, 2012

Hoey to follow McIlroy, McDowell on the PGA Tour

The Northern Irish player says the “timing is right for me” in relation to his upcoming move.

# michael-hoey - Thursday 19 April, 2012

Growing pains: 13-year-old Chinese golfer hits 77 on European Tour debut

History-making golf prodigy Guan Tian-Lang struggles at China Open as Ireland’s Damien McGrane shoots 5-under

# michael-hoey - Sunday 25 March, 2012

Hoey has Ryder Cup in his sights after claiming Hassan Trophy win

The 33-year-old came from nowhere to beat compatriot Damien McGrane in Morocco.

# michael-hoey - Tuesday 20 December, 2011

In the swing: golf's big winners in 2011

As we say goodbye to 2011 and look forward to 2012, golf columnist Neil Cullen picks his 10 big winners from the season just gone. How many would you have included?

# michael-hoey - Friday 4 November, 2011

Freddie Jacobson takes the lead in China

The Swede’s second-round 66 was enough to see him a shot clear of 2010 Open Champion Louis Oosthuizen and former world number three Adam Scott at the HSCB Champions tournament in Shanghai.

# michael-hoey - Sunday 23 October, 2011

Garcia dedicates home win in memory of Ballesteros

The Spaniard won the Castelló Masters by an incredible 11 shots, ending an almost three-year winless in the process.

# michael-hoey - Friday 21 October, 2011

Garcia sends local crowds home happy

Sergio Garcia is top of the leaderboard at his home event in Spain after showing signs of a return to form.

# michael-hoey - Wednesday 5 October, 2011

Michael Hoey: 'Golf was never meant to be played professionally.' Exclusive

The Dunhill Links champion talks to The Score about the “crazy rollercoaster” that’s been his golfing career, his moments of doubt and how a new-found love of hiking may have helped him to his breakthrough victory.

# michael-hoey - Tuesday 4 October, 2011

In the swing: Northern lights shine brightest at Dunhill Links Caddy Shack This post contains videos

In the swing: Northern lights shine brightest at Dunhill Links

The rich and famous teed up alongside some of the world’s best pros at the Alfred Dunhill Links last weekend. Even Padraig Harrington had a smile on his face, writes Neil Cullen.

# michael-hoey - Sunday 2 October, 2011

Hoey holds his nerve to claim Alfred Dunhill crown

Irish golfers dominated play at St. Andrews on Sunday and it was Michael Hoey who came out on top to claim another tournament win.

# michael-hoey - Saturday 1 October, 2011

Hoey continues to flourish in Scotland

The Northern Ireland golfer still leads the field at the Alfred Dunhill Championships but several of his compatriots are hot on his heels.

# michael-hoey - Friday 30 September, 2011

Hoey remains the man to beat in Scotland

Another good day on the golf course has the 32-year-old in the joint overnight lead at the Alfred Dunhill Championships.

Hoey leads Irish charge at Alfred Dunhill

Michael Hoey is best of the Irish so far but Graeme McDowell, Shane Lowry and Padraig Harrington are all well placed after day one of the ultimate Links challenge.

# michael-hoey - Wednesday 27 July, 2011

Who can seal a home win at the Irish Open? Home Thoughts This post contains images

Who can seal a home win at the Irish Open?

The Irish Open gets underway tomorrow at Killarney. From major champions to European Tour veterans, meet the hopes for a home victory.

# michael-hoey - Friday 8 July, 2011

McDowell storms into Castle Stuart lead

McDowell storms into Scottish Open lead with an eight-under round of 64 including six birdies, and a eagle on the 12th.

# michael-hoey - Saturday 2 July, 2011

Morrison, Foster share lead in Paris

Morrison and Foster lead the field by one shot ahead of final day at French Open.

# michael-hoey - Tuesday 24 May, 2011

In the swing: love him or loathe him, Poulter remains a breath of fresh air

The outlandish Briton deserves credit for helping to bring golf into the 21st century, writes Neil Cullen in this week’s column.

# michael-hoey - Sunday 1 August, 2010

PADRAIG HARRINGTON has finished second at the  3 Irish Open in Killarney, ending two shots behind the winner, England’s Ross Fisher. Fisher shot a final day 65 to finish on -18 for the week, two ahead of Harrington who went one better on the day. Northern Ireland’s Michael Hoey came seventh on -11, while Darren Clarke tied for 12th on -8.