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#Open season

# open-season - Wednesday 10 July, 2019

McIlroy proud to have 'played some small part' in bringing The Open to Portrush Open Season This post contains videos

McIlroy proud to have 'played some small part' in bringing The Open to Portrush

The home favourite is relishing a crack at the County Antrim links next week.

# open-season - Monday 17 June, 2019

Woods turns attention to first visit to Portrush after strong US Open finish

The Masters champion will take time off before heading to Northern Ireland for next month’s Open.

# open-season - Thursday 11 October, 2018

Leinster deploy both Leavy and JVDF as they open Champions Cup defence against Wasps

Leo Cullen’s had close to a full-strength squad to choose from for the RDS curtain-raiser.

# open-season - Monday 17 July, 2017

Sergio Garcia focused on landing a second major days before his wedding

The Masters champ has had a few near misses with the Claret Jug.

# open-season - Tuesday 14 March, 2017

British Open back on agenda for Muirfield as golf club passes move to allow female members

The vote for change cleared the required two-thirds majority this time around.

# open-season - Wednesday 13 July, 2016

Tips for Troon: 5 players worth an each-way punt at the Open this week

Underdogs regularly prevail at the tournament but who has the best chance of challenging this year?

# open-season - Tuesday 28 June, 2016

He's Dunne It Again! Ireland's 2015 bolter clinches place at this year's Open

Paul Dunne is off to Troon after winning the Woburn qualifier for the third year in a row.

# open-season - Monday 26 October, 2015

'We're proud to be representing the island of Ireland by hosting the British Open'

After coming through tougher times, Royal Portrush is primed to front a new era for Irish golf. The42 meets the man at the centre of the club’s successful bid to stage the game’s most illustrious tournament.

# open-season - Monday 31 August, 2015

Gatland willing to start without Warburton after Tipuric's 'best performance in a Welsh jersey'

There’s only room for one lucky seven at a time the starting line-up.

# open-season - Thursday 30 July, 2015

Another Irish golfer is hoping to follow Paul Dunne's lead and take the Open by storm

Stephanie Meadow wants to put a disappointing run of form to one side at Turnberry.

# open-season - Monday 13 July, 2015

Shane Lowry explains why he thrives on tough golf courses

Lowry tees up at St Andrews this week in search of his first Major.

# open-season - Friday 11 July, 2014

ESPN to offer 'Tiger only' channel for the Open Championship next week

It’s like the Truman Show, except with golf.

# open-season - Monday 16 June, 2014

Royal Portrush confirmed as Open Championship host

Decision to bring one of golf’s four Majors to Antrim is “a ringing endorsement of Northern Ireland,” Peter Robinson says.

# open-season - Wednesday 30 November, 2011

McIlroy commits to 2012 Irish Open

Horizon confirm that next year’s tournament is “an integral part” of the world number two’s calendar.

# open-season - Tuesday 13 September, 2011

In pictures: Djoko joy at US Open Open Season This post contains images

In pictures: Djoko joy at US Open

Last night’s US Open final was not only a classic battle – it threw up some good photos too. Check out the best of them here.

# open-season - Saturday 27 August, 2011

Dream draws for Niland and Sorensen at US Open

Conor Niland and Louk Sorensen both booked their places in the first round at Flushing Meadows yesterday.

# open-season - Wednesday 24 August, 2011

Niland off the mark at US Open qualifiers

Limerick man won his first round qualifier at Flushing Meadows 6-1 6-4.

# open-season - Thursday 28 July, 2011

Singh on song in Killarney

The Indian challenger has opened up a two-shot lead after the opening day of play at the Irish Open.

# open-season - Tuesday 26 July, 2011

In the swing: Open season in Killarney, but where's the love?

What does the Irish Open need to do to return to its former glory? Neil Cullen takes a look.

# open-season - Sunday 19 June, 2011

Honour roll: ten years of highs and lows at the US Open Winning This post contains images

Honour roll: ten years of highs and lows at the US Open

Whoever wins this year’s joust at Congressional Country Club will be joining illustrious company.

# open-season - Friday 17 June, 2011

Carefree McIlroy stuns Congressional with record-breaking round Open Season

Carefree McIlroy stuns Congressional with record-breaking round

Twenty-two-year old becomes the first golfer in US Open history to reach 13-under par.

# open-season - Thursday 16 June, 2011

"Dream start" as McDowell launches US Open defence

The 2010 Champion posted a one-under par round of 70 on the opening day at the Congressional Country Club.

# open-season - Friday 3 June, 2011

Crème de la crème of tennis set for French Open semis Open Season This post contains a poll

Crème de la crème of tennis set for French Open semis

Nadal looking forward to watching Djokovic vs. Federer – “the best player of today against the best player in history.”