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#Paul McGinley

# paul-mcginley - Saturday 10 April, 2021

McGinley urges McIlroy to 'clear his head' after early Masters exit
# Time Out
# Time Out

McGinley urges McIlroy to 'clear his head' after early Masters exit

Apr 10th 2021, 9:51 AM 6,691 Views 9 Comments

McIlroy has not won a major championship since 2014.

# paul-mcginley - Friday 9 April, 2021

Rory McIlroy encouraged to take a break as early Masters exit beckons
# Off Form
# Off Form

Rory McIlroy encouraged to take a break as early Masters exit beckons

Apr 9th 2021, 10:57 PM 9,560 Views 4 Comments

The 31-year-old carded an opening 76 at Augusta National and played the first 10 holes of round two in four over par to fall well outside the projected cut.

# paul-mcginley - Wednesday 17 June, 2020

'He didn't just bring me in and have these big, long, heart-wrenching Braveheart speeches'
# Paul McGinley
# Paul McGinley

'He didn't just bring me in and have these big, long, heart-wrenching Braveheart speeches'

Jun 17th 2020, 5:35 PM 5,591 Views 1 Comment

Paul McGinley is this week’s guest on The42′s How To Win At Dominoes podcast.

# paul-mcginley - Wednesday 3 July, 2019

McGinley: Irish Open will be a success despite McIlroy 'body blow'
# Lahinch
# Lahinch

McGinley: Irish Open will be a success despite McIlroy 'body blow'

Jul 3rd 2019, 3:30 PM 42,004 Views 41 Comments

The former European Ryder Cup captain says the tournament will always be bigger than one player.

# paul-mcginley - Thursday 4 April, 2019

'This is the best golf I’ve ever seen Rory play. There’s no doubt he's had the best form of anybody this year'
# Georgia On My Mind
# Georgia On My Mind

'This is the best golf I’ve ever seen Rory play. There’s no doubt he's had the best form of anybody this year'

Apr 4th 2019, 7:15 AM 6,042 Views 7 Comments

Paul McGinley says the four-time major winner has the code to crack The Masters puzzle next week in Augusta.

# paul-mcginley - Tuesday 19 March, 2019

Ryder Cup captain Harrington set for Lahinch return this summer
# Heading West
# Heading West

Ryder Cup captain Harrington set for Lahinch return this summer

Mar 19th 2019, 11:45 AM 6,476 Views 2 Comments

Harrington will join tournament host Paul McGinley and Shane Lowry as the home favourites at the Irish Open.

# paul-mcginley - Wednesday 27 February, 2019

'I admire the bloody-mindedness about him' - McGinley on McIlroy's Irish Open absence
# Rory's Story
# Rory's Story

'I admire the bloody-mindedness about him' - McGinley on McIlroy's Irish Open absence

Feb 27th 2019, 10:19 AM 7,059 Views 1 Comment

He added that ‘last week was as good as I’ve seen Rory play for a number of years – if not ever.’

# paul-mcginley - Thursday 4 October, 2018

Harrington and McGinley use all their experience to battle the Scottish wind
# Alfred Dunhill Links
# Alfred Dunhill Links

Harrington and McGinley use all their experience to battle the Scottish wind

Oct 4th 2018, 6:17 PM 6,916 Views 1 Comment

The Irish pair are one shot off the early lead at the Alfred Dunhill Links Championship.

# paul-mcginley - Tuesday 24 April, 2018

Padraig Harrington keen to captain Europe at 2020 Ryder Cup
# Ambition
# Ambition

Padraig Harrington keen to captain Europe at 2020 Ryder Cup

Apr 24th 2018, 9:08 PM 4,720 Views 1 Comment

The 46-year-old is expected to be named by current European skipper Thomas Bjorn as a vice-captain for the next edition.

# paul-mcginley - Thursday 29 March, 2018

'The thing about Rory is he's on form... He's on the edge of history'
# Edge Of Glory
# Edge Of Glory

'The thing about Rory is he's on form... He's on the edge of history'

Mar 29th 2018, 7:30 AM 6,758 Views 2 Comments

Paul McGinley believes that knowing when to be patient and knowing when to attack will be key to winning the Masters.

# paul-mcginley - Monday 15 January, 2018

'He's not coming back to the GAA. The Dubs can take a big, deep breath'
# Jimmy's Soccer Matches
# Jimmy's Soccer Matches

'He's not coming back to the GAA. The Dubs can take a big, deep breath'

Jan 15th 2018, 8:00 AM 34,654 Views 18 Comments

Former Ryder Cup captain Paul McGinley on Jim McGuinness’s plans following his decision to leave China.

# paul-mcginley - Saturday 1 April, 2017

'If he tries to be Pádraig, he won't win' - Paul McGinley on Shane Lowry's Masters hopes
# Be Yourself
# Be Yourself

'If he tries to be Pádraig, he won't win' - Paul McGinley on Shane Lowry's Masters hopes

Apr 1st 2017, 7:00 AM 17,020 Views 16 Comments

The former Ryder Cup captain believes the Offaly man has a chance this week.

# paul-mcginley - Thursday 2 March, 2017

'How do you turn down the US President?': McGinley on McIlroy's round with Trump
# Controversy
# Controversy

'How do you turn down the US President?': McGinley on McIlroy's round with Trump

Mar 2nd 2017, 6:00 AM 12,540 Views 27 Comments

The former Ryder Cup captain says Rory McIlroy was in a no-win situation.

# paul-mcginley - Friday 14 October, 2016

McDowell, McGinley and Lowry in contention at British Masters
# In The Mix
# In The Mix

McDowell, McGinley and Lowry in contention at British Masters

Oct 14th 2016, 5:53 PM 5,180 Views 1 Comment

Elsewhere, Seamus Power will be looking to move up the leaderboard in California tonight.

# paul-mcginley - Saturday 20 August, 2016

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.

# paul-mcginley - Friday 12 August, 2016

Hotline Rings: Ep. 5: Falling for the O'Donovans, falling out with athletics
# Hotline Rings
# Hotline Rings

Hotline Rings: Ep. 5: Falling for the O'Donovans, falling out with athletics

Aug 12th 2016, 2:17 PM 5,836 Views 0 Comments

Niall Kelly joins us from Rio with the latest analysis of the 2016 Olympic Games.

Golfers who showed up humbled by those who fought to be here
# Rio 2016
# Rio 2016

Golfers who showed up humbled by those who fought to be here

Aug 12th 2016, 6:00 AM 8,312 Views 8 Comments

“And then she tells us she’s a doctor as well. It’s like, ‘You’ve gotta be kidding’ – and that’s what I mean by humbling.”

# paul-mcginley - Wednesday 22 June, 2016

'I think it's disappointing as an Irishman' - Ireland team captain Paul McGinley
# Rio 2016
# Rio 2016

'I think it's disappointing as an Irishman' - Ireland team captain Paul McGinley

Jun 22nd 2016, 1:41 PM 8,084 Views 35 Comments

Paul McGinley gives his take on Rory McIlroy’s decision not to play in this summer’s Olympic Games.

# paul-mcginley - Wednesday 6 April, 2016

How difficult is Augusta? 'You're playing against history and ghosts of times past'
# The Masters
# The Masters

How difficult is Augusta? 'You're playing against history and ghosts of times past'

Apr 6th 2016, 7:30 AM 3,853 Views 1 Comment

Former Ryder Cup captain Paul McGinley explains why the home of the Masters is so revered.

# paul-mcginley - Tuesday 5 April, 2016

'Shane is a legitimate contender and Ireland can look forward to watching him compete'
# The Masters
# The Masters

'Shane is a legitimate contender and Ireland can look forward to watching him compete'

Apr 5th 2016, 3:28 PM 5,733 Views 4 Comments

On the eve of the first Major of the year, Paul McGinley believes Shane Lowry can rediscover his swagger at Augusta.

# paul-mcginley - Saturday 2 April, 2016

'No guarantees McIlroy will complete a career Grand Slam' — McGinley
# Masters
# Masters

'No guarantees McIlroy will complete a career Grand Slam' — McGinley

Apr 2nd 2016, 12:11 PM 5,848 Views 0 Comments

But the former Ryder Cup captain believes his fellow Irishman is hitting form at the right time.

# paul-mcginley - Wednesday 16 March, 2016

Never mind Rio, Croker is where it's at for Paul McGinley
# Parish Priorities
# Parish Priorities

Never mind Rio, Croker is where it's at for Paul McGinley

Mar 16th 2016, 8:00 AM 4,779 Views 0 Comments

The Dubliner will be in GAA HQ to support his home club’s bid for glory tomorrow.

# paul-mcginley - Monday 6 April, 2015

McGinley: Rory McIlroy is destined to win the Masters
# The Masters
# The Masters

McGinley: Rory McIlroy is destined to win the Masters

Apr 6th 2015, 12:46 PM 3,332 Views 1 Comment

Rory McIlroy’s game is suited to the Masters and there is plenty more to come from the world number one, according to the Dubliner.

# paul-mcginley - Wednesday 11 February, 2015

Paul McGinley has Ryder Cup mementos and golf clubs stolen in the US
# Theft
# Theft

Paul McGinley has Ryder Cup mementos and golf clubs stolen in the US

Feb 11th 2015, 9:30 PM 7,206 Views 3 Comments

Europe’s winning captain was only in the country 90 minutes when the incident happened.

# paul-mcginley - Wednesday 7 January, 2015

Paul McGinley - 'World number one McIlroy to get even better in 2015'
# Better And Better
# Better And Better

Paul McGinley - 'World number one McIlroy to get even better in 2015'

Jan 7th 2015, 6:30 PM 3,328 Views 1 Comment

Sorry every other golfer.

# paul-mcginley - Friday 26 December, 2014

Fergie on Rory McIlroy: 'He's without doubt the most gifted golfer that I've seen'
# High Praise
# High Praise

Fergie on Rory McIlroy: 'He's without doubt the most gifted golfer that I've seen'

Dec 26th 2014, 1:15 PM 4,425 Views 3 Comments

The legendary manager also heaped praise on Paul McGinley’s Ryder Cup ‘brilliant’ plan.

# paul-mcginley - Friday 19 December, 2014

Who are you backing for the RTÉ Manager of the Year prize?
# Have Your Say
# Have Your Say

Who are you backing for the RTÉ Manager of the Year prize?

Dec 19th 2014, 12:36 PM 11,212 Views 30 Comments

The 10 nominees include Joe Schmidt, Brian Cody and Peter Taylor.

# paul-mcginley - Sunday 14 December, 2014

Ireland's Paul McGinley claims Coach of the Year at the BBC's SPOTY awards
# Pride Of All Europe
# Pride Of All Europe

Ireland's Paul McGinley claims Coach of the Year at the BBC's SPOTY awards

Dec 14th 2014, 10:08 PM 15,506 Views 23 Comments

Rory McIlroy finished second in the main event.

# paul-mcginley - Thursday 11 December, 2014

'Captain Fantastic' McGinley to lead Irish golf team at 2016 Olympics
# Mac's Back
# Mac's Back

'Captain Fantastic' McGinley to lead Irish golf team at 2016 Olympics

Dec 11th 2014, 11:52 AM 8,219 Views 32 Comments

Department of Transport, Tourism and Sport make €2m in funding available for Olympic preparations.

# paul-mcginley - Sunday 7 December, 2014

Here are the nominees for the RTÉ Sports Person & Manager of the Year awards
# Elite
# Elite

Here are the nominees for the RTÉ Sports Person & Manager of the Year awards

Dec 7th 2014, 10:04 PM 10,150 Views 41 Comments

The success of female athletes over the last twelve months has been rewarded with nominations in both categories.

# paul-mcginley - Thursday 9 October, 2014

Paul McGinley defends under-fire Tom Watson

Paul McGinley defends under-fire Tom Watson

Oct 9th 2014, 3:17 PM 4,479 Views 2 Comments

The US skipper had to deal with ‘body blows’ like Tiger’s withdrawal according to the Dubliner.

Lee Westwood criticises United States for airing 'dirty laundry in public' after Ryder Cup defeat
# Ryder Cup
# Ryder Cup

Lee Westwood criticises United States for airing 'dirty laundry in public' after Ryder Cup defeat

Oct 9th 2014, 11:55 AM 3,893 Views 1 Comment

The European star reckons it should be kept in the team room.

# paul-mcginley - Thursday 2 October, 2014

Clarke 'the perfect man' for Ryder Cup captaincy, says McIlroy
# Backing
# Backing

Clarke 'the perfect man' for Ryder Cup captaincy, says McIlroy

Oct 2nd 2014, 12:05 AM 3,541 Views 3 Comments

The 46-year-old is among the favourites to succeed Paul McGinley as captain of Europe

# paul-mcginley - Tuesday 30 September, 2014

Harrington: I would love to be Ryder Cup captain in the future
# Skipper
# Skipper

Harrington: I would love to be Ryder Cup captain in the future

Sep 30th 2014, 10:27 AM 5,760 Views 14 Comments

Dubliner feels vice-captain role was the perfect introduction to eventually leading the European team.

# paul-mcginley - Monday 29 September, 2014

Team Europe had some classic vest 'banter' at their Ryder Cup press conference
# See My Vest
# See My Vest

Team Europe had some classic vest 'banter' at their Ryder Cup press conference

Sep 29th 2014, 1:11 PM 8,222 Views 0 Comments

Europe’s Ryder Cup heroes have nothing but respect for their captain – but they still took the mick out of his clothing choices.

Paul McGinley: the man with the magic Ryder Cup formula
# Captain Fantastic
# Captain Fantastic

Paul McGinley: the man with the magic Ryder Cup formula

Sep 29th 2014, 10:44 AM 4,385 Views 2 Comments

Meticulous, modern, inspirational: just some of the words used to describe the Dubliner’s Ryder Cup captaincy at Gleneagles.

# paul-mcginley - Sunday 28 September, 2014

'I hit the wedge of my life' - Jamie Donaldson on getting the winning point for Europe
# Perfect Shot
# Perfect Shot

'I hit the wedge of my life' - Jamie Donaldson on getting the winning point for Europe

Sep 28th 2014, 5:19 PM 4,186 Views 2 Comments

Europe won their third straight Ryder Cup in resounding fashion.

# paul-mcginley - Saturday 27 September, 2014

Ryder Cup isn't over yet warns Europe's skipper Paul McGinley
# Ryder Cup
# Ryder Cup

Ryder Cup isn't over yet warns Europe's skipper Paul McGinley

Sep 27th 2014, 11:27 PM 5,224 Views 5 Comments

Can the American pull off a record-equalling comeback? Because they need to.

# paul-mcginley - Thursday 25 September, 2014

What advice did Dubs boss Jim Gavin have for Ryder Cup captain Paul McGinley?
# Coaches Corner
# Coaches Corner

What advice did Dubs boss Jim Gavin have for Ryder Cup captain Paul McGinley?

Sep 25th 2014, 9:05 AM 4,393 Views 21 Comments

The two lads had a bit of a chat recently.

Enjoy Ryder Cup nerves, McGinley tells rookies
# Ryder Cup
# Ryder Cup

Enjoy Ryder Cup nerves, McGinley tells rookies

Sep 25th 2014, 7:20 AM 1,421 Views 1 Comment

“Nerves are a great thing. If you’re not nervous playing in a Ryder Cup, there’s something wrong,” says the Dubliner.

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