# Paul McGinley

Last year
# Star
'People take a saint's name for their confirmation, and I met a little girl recently that took Leona instead'
The Cavan woman leads the charge at this week’s ISPS HANDA World Invitational.
# Gleneagles
Clarke and Broadhurst lead The Senior Open ahead of final round
Padraig Harrington also remains in the mix after day three at Gleneagles.
# Gleneagles
Darren Clarke moves to top of Senior Open leaderboard with Harrington still in the hunt
Clarke hit five birdies and two bogeys in his second round to sit on eight-under-par.
All time
# time out
McGinley urges McIlroy to 'clear his head' after early Masters exit
McIlroy has not won a major championship since 2014.
# off form
Rory McIlroy encouraged to take a break as early Masters exit beckons
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
'He didn't just bring me in and have these big, long, heart-wrenching Braveheart speeches'
Paul McGinley is this week’s guest on The42′s How To Win At Dominoes podcast.
# Lahinch
McGinley: Irish Open will be a success despite McIlroy 'body blow'
The former European Ryder Cup captain says the tournament will always be bigger than one player.
# 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'
Paul McGinley says the four-time major winner has the code to crack The Masters puzzle next week in Augusta.
# heading west
Ryder Cup captain Harrington set for Lahinch return this summer
Harrington will join tournament host Paul McGinley and Shane Lowry as the home favourites at the Irish Open.
# Rory's story
'I admire the bloody-mindedness about him' - McGinley on McIlroy's Irish Open absence
He added that ‘last week was as good as I’ve seen Rory play for a number of years – if not ever.’
# Alfred Dunhill Links
Harrington and McGinley use all their experience to battle the Scottish wind
The Irish pair are one shot off the early lead at the Alfred Dunhill Links Championship.
# Ambition
Padraig Harrington keen to captain Europe at 2020 Ryder Cup
The 46-year-old is expected to be named by current European skipper Thomas Bjorn as a vice-captain for the next edition.
# Edge of glory
'The thing about Rory is he's on form... He's on the edge of history'
Paul McGinley believes that knowing when to be patient and knowing when to attack will be key to winning the Masters.
# Jimmy's Soccer Matches
'He's not coming back to the GAA. The Dubs can take a big, deep breath'
Former Ryder Cup captain Paul McGinley on Jim McGuinness’s plans following his decision to leave China.
# Be Yourself
'If he tries to be Pádraig, he won't win' - Paul McGinley on Shane Lowry's Masters hopes
The former Ryder Cup captain believes the Offaly man has a chance this week.
# Controversy
'How do you turn down the US President?': McGinley on McIlroy's round with Trump
The former Ryder Cup captain says Rory McIlroy was in a no-win situation.
# In The Mix
McDowell, McGinley and Lowry in contention at British Masters
Elsewhere, Seamus Power will be looking to move up the leaderboard in California tonight.
# Golf
Leona Maguire shouldn’t be so disappointed - but it speaks volumes that she is
Maguire “way outperforming her ranking,” Paul McGinley says.
# Hotline Rings
Hotline Rings: Ep. 5: Falling for the O'Donovans, falling out with athletics
Niall Kelly joins us from Rio with the latest analysis of the 2016 Olympic Games.
# Rio 2016
Golfers who showed up humbled by those who fought to be here
“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.”
# Rio 2016
'I think it's disappointing as an Irishman' - Ireland team captain Paul McGinley
Paul McGinley gives his take on Rory McIlroy’s decision not to play in this summer’s Olympic Games.
# The Masters
How difficult is Augusta? 'You're playing against history and ghosts of times past'
Former Ryder Cup captain Paul McGinley explains why the home of the Masters is so revered.
# The Masters
'Shane is a legitimate contender and Ireland can look forward to watching him compete'
On the eve of the first Major of the year, Paul McGinley believes Shane Lowry can rediscover his swagger at Augusta.
# Masters
'No guarantees McIlroy will complete a career Grand Slam' — McGinley
But the former Ryder Cup captain believes his fellow Irishman is hitting form at the right time.
# parish priorities
Never mind Rio, Croker is where it's at for Paul McGinley
The Dubliner will be in GAA HQ to support his home club’s bid for glory tomorrow.
# The Masters
McGinley: Rory McIlroy is destined to win the Masters
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.
# Theft
Paul McGinley has Ryder Cup mementos and golf clubs stolen in the US
Europe’s winning captain was only in the country 90 minutes when the incident happened.
# better and better
Paul McGinley - 'World number one McIlroy to get even better in 2015'
Sorry every other golfer.
# High praise
Fergie on Rory McIlroy: 'He's without doubt the most gifted golfer that I've seen'
The legendary manager also heaped praise on Paul McGinley’s Ryder Cup ‘brilliant’ plan.
# Have your say
Who are you backing for the RTÉ Manager of the Year prize?
The 10 nominees include Joe Schmidt, Brian Cody and Peter Taylor.
# pride of all europe
Ireland's Paul McGinley claims Coach of the Year at the BBC's SPOTY awards
Rory McIlroy finished second in the main event.
# Mac's Back
'Captain Fantastic' McGinley to lead Irish golf team at 2016 Olympics
Department of Transport, Tourism and Sport make €2m in funding available for Olympic preparations.
# elite
Here are the nominees for the RTÉ Sports Person & Manager of the Year awards
The success of female athletes over the last twelve months has been rewarded with nominations in both categories.
Paul McGinley defends under-fire Tom Watson
The US skipper had to deal with ‘body blows’ like Tiger’s withdrawal according to the Dubliner.
# Ryder Cup
Lee Westwood criticises United States for airing 'dirty laundry in public' after Ryder Cup defeat
The European star reckons it should be kept in the team room.
# backing
Clarke 'the perfect man' for Ryder Cup captaincy, says McIlroy
The 46-year-old is among the favourites to succeed Paul McGinley as captain of Europe
# Skipper
Harrington: I would love to be Ryder Cup captain in the future
Dubliner feels vice-captain role was the perfect introduction to eventually leading the European team.
# see my vest
Team Europe had some classic vest 'banter' at their Ryder Cup press conference
Europe’s Ryder Cup heroes have nothing but respect for their captain – but they still took the mick out of his clothing choices.
# Captain Fantastic
Paul McGinley: the man with the magic Ryder Cup formula
Meticulous, modern, inspirational: just some of the words used to describe the Dubliner’s Ryder Cup captaincy at Gleneagles.
# perfect shot
'I hit the wedge of my life' - Jamie Donaldson on getting the winning point for Europe
Europe won their third straight Ryder Cup in resounding fashion.