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Willett salutes on his birthday

Willett salutes on his birthday

Englishman Danny Willett has celebrated his 34th birthday with his first win in more than two years as he held off Joakim Lagergren and Tyrrell Hatton to claim a two-shot victory at the Alfred Dunhill Links Championship at The Old Course at St Andrews. 5 Oct 2021
Lowry's wife abused by Ryder Cup fans

Lowry's wife abused by Ryder Cup fans

Shane Lowry has criticised the "drunken idiots" among the Whistling Straits crowd at the Ryder Cup and said his wife was abused. 30 Sep 2021
Rory’s emotional Ryder Cup conclusion

Rory’s emotional Ryder Cup conclusion

Europe's talisman Rory McIlroy has been left in tears as the United States regained the Ryder Cup with a completely dominant display at Whistling Straits. 27 Sep 2021
U.S. dominance continues at the Ryder Cup

U.S. dominance continues at the Ryder Cup

The United States are closing in on winning back the Ryder Cup with another day of domination at wind-whipped Whistling Straits, taking a commanding 11-5 lead over holders Europe who need to produce an historic comeback if they are to retain the title. 26 Sep 2021
Rose on the outer as Harrington makes Cup picks

Rose on the outer as Harrington makes Cup picks

Team Europe skipper Padraig Harrington has turned to two Ryder Cup stalwarts as he named Sergio Garcia and Ian Poulter along with Shane Lowry as his three picks for this month's battle against the United States – but Justin Rose missed out. 13 Sep 2021
Horschel wins BMW PGA as Scott fades

Horschel wins BMW PGA as Scott fades

Billy Horschel has become only the second American, after the great Arnold Palmer, to win the European Tour's flagship event, the BMW PGA Championship, following a dramatic final round at Wentworth. 13 Sep 2021
The Open to return to Royal Portrush

The Open to return to Royal Portrush

The Open is set to make a triumphant return to Royal Portrush in 2025, marking an exciting new chapter in the history of golf’s original championship and providing another outstanding showcase for golf in Northern Ireland. 9 Sep 2021
Wentworth to determine final European Ryder Cup team

Wentworth to determine final European Ryder Cup team

European captain Padraig Harrington is braced for some "fuss and drama" as his Ryder Cup side is finalised at the European Tour's BMW PGA Championship this week. 8 Sep 2021
So-called expert golf tips for this week

So-called expert golf tips for this week

Full of confidence after three of four tipped the Europeans to reclaim the Solheim Cup last week, here are the so-called experts' picks for the BMW PGA Championship. 7 Sep 2021
Schauffele eyes gold as Cam climbs again

Schauffele eyes gold as Cam climbs again

American Xander Schauffele enters Sunday’s final round of the men’s Olympic golf tournament maintaining the one-stroke lead he held at the beginning of the day. 31 Jul 2021
Winner’s Bag: Seamus Power – Barbasol Championship

Winner’s Bag: Seamus Power – Barbasol Championship

With the collective eyes of the golfing world firmly fixed on Royal St. George's, Irishman Seamus Power went toe-to-toe with J.T. Poston over extra holes to claim his maiden PGA Tour win. Here is what the Barbasol Championship winner had in the bag. 19 Jul 2021
Lowry rues missed chance to retain Claret Jug

Lowry rues missed chance to retain Claret Jug

Shane Lowry will almost certainly be relinquishing the Claret Jug after the popular Irishman came up short in his attempt to force himself into the final day reckoning. 18 Jul 2021
Lowry laments poor driving at The Open

Lowry laments poor driving at The Open

After two years of waiting to defend his Open Championship title, Shane Lowry finally got his chance but nerves got the better of the Irishman in a wobbly opening round of one-over 71 at Royal St. George's, England. 16 Jul 2021
Gallery: The Open Practice Day Two

Gallery: The Open Practice Day Two

The start of The Open Championship is inching closer and players have been putting the final touches on their preparations at Royal St. George's. Here are the best images from Tuesday's practice rounds. 14 Jul 2021
Claret Jug calling for local Fleetwood

Claret Jug calling for local Fleetwood

Tommy Fleetwood is hoping to go one better than the England football team and bring the Claret Jug 'home' after a 29-year absence. 14 Jul 2021
Lowry to begin Open defence alongside Rahm

Lowry to begin Open defence alongside Rahm

Shane Lowry's long wait to get the defence of his Open title under way will see him go out in the marquee group alongside golf's newest major winner Jon Rahm and former champion Louis Oosthuizen at Royal St. George's on Thursday. 14 Jul 2021
Gallery: The Open Practice Day One

Gallery: The Open Practice Day One

The first official day of practice at The Open is in the books. Take a look at the best images from Royal St. George's. 13 Jul 2021
The Preview: The 149th Open Championship

The Preview: The 149th Open Championship

The final men’s major championship of the year is upon us as the world’s best take to the links land of Royal St. George’s in Kent for the 149th Open Championship. Here is your comprehensive preview covering every aspect of the event. 13 Jul 2021
The Open: Lowry returns “straightened” Claret Jug

The Open: Lowry returns “straightened” Claret Jug

Shane Lowry climbed out of his Mercedes-Benz courtesy car to dutifully return the Claret Jug to the R&A at Royal St. George’s, but not before he had taken it to a silversmith’s to be straightened. 13 Jul 2021
Morikawa leads rain-interrupted Memorial Tournament

Morikawa leads rain-interrupted Memorial Tournament

Collin Morikawa had another favourable result at Muirfield Village on a golf course that looked and sounded a lot different from when he won last year. 4 Jun 2021
Rahm to leave Masters for son's birth

Rahm to leave Masters for son's birth

Jon Rahm said on Tuesday he would not miss the birth of his first child and was prepared to walk away from the Masters at a moment's notice to ensure he would be by his wife's side for the special occasion. 24 Mar 2021