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# european-tour - Thursday 18 July, 2019

Lowry reveals pub pep talk with coach sparked storming Open start
# In Fine Form
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# In Fine Form

Lowry reveals pub pep talk with coach sparked storming Open start

Jul 18th 2019, 8:12 PM 32,410 Views 15 Comments

Lowry has put himself right in contention at Portrush.

Picture perfect Portrush and leaderboard latest - Clarke tees off 148th Open Championship
# The Open
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# The Open

Picture perfect Portrush and leaderboard latest - Clarke tees off 148th Open Championship

Jul 18th 2019, 9:21 AM 9,272 Views 0 Comments

Royal Portrush plays host to the Open Championship for the first time in 68 years, with Darren Clarke teeing off the action earlier.

# european-tour - Wednesday 17 July, 2019

McIlroy says Olympics U-turn fuelled by fear of regret
# Tokyo 2020
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# Tokyo 2020

McIlroy says Olympics U-turn fuelled by fear of regret

Jul 17th 2019, 9:38 PM 54,497 Views 67 Comments

The Northern Irishman is on home soil for this week’s 148th Open Championship.

# european-tour - Tuesday 16 July, 2019

'It's too condensed' - Rose questions scheduling changes for 2019 majors
# Feeling The Squeeze
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# Feeling The Squeeze

'It's too condensed' - Rose questions scheduling changes for 2019 majors

Jul 16th 2019, 8:06 PM 8,272 Views 10 Comments

The decision to play all four major tournaments in consecutive months is one the Englishman disagrees with.

# european-tour - Monday 15 July, 2019

Clarke: 'Portrush hosting The Open is a sign of how far Northern Ireland has come'
# Progress
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# Progress

Clarke: 'Portrush hosting The Open is a sign of how far Northern Ireland has come'

Jul 15th 2019, 5:59 PM 7,861 Views 14 Comments

After being awarded the honour of hitting the opening tee shot, Clarke spoke about what Royal Portrush hosting the Major means to him.

# european-tour - Friday 12 July, 2019

McIlroy six off the lead as Irish trio miss the cut at the Scottish Open
# Latest
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# Latest

McIlroy six off the lead as Irish trio miss the cut at the Scottish Open

Jul 12th 2019, 10:38 PM 10,001 Views 4 Comments

There’s a three-way tie at the top of the leaderboard heading into the weekend at The Renaissance Club.

# european-tour - Wednesday 10 July, 2019

Rory McIlroy targets Scottish Open boost before turning attention to Portrush
# Primary Focus
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# Primary Focus

Rory McIlroy targets Scottish Open boost before turning attention to Portrush

Jul 10th 2019, 10:46 PM 5,141 Views 15 Comments

The four-time major winner is determined to save all talk of Royal Portrush and The Open for next week.

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

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

Jul 10th 2019, 11:18 AM 5,617 Views 7 Comments

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

# european-tour - Thursday 27 June, 2019

Lowry proposes new date for Irish Open in bid to attract top players
# Timing Is Key
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# Timing Is Key

Lowry proposes new date for Irish Open in bid to attract top players

Jun 27th 2019, 3:48 PM 13,343 Views 5 Comments

While some of Europe’s biggest names will be in Lahinch next week, none of the top Americans are travelling over.

# european-tour - Sunday 23 June, 2019

Italian Pavan edges out Fitzpatrick to claim second European Tour title
# BMW International Open
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# BMW International Open

Italian Pavan edges out Fitzpatrick to claim second European Tour title

Jun 23rd 2019, 5:14 PM 4,913 Views 0 Comments

The world number 133 claimed victory at the BMW International Open after a play-off.

# european-tour - Thursday 20 June, 2019

Maguire struggles at Hazeltine, as Harrington makes strong start
# Mixed Fortunes
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# Mixed Fortunes

Maguire struggles at Hazeltine, as Harrington makes strong start

Jun 20th 2019, 8:10 PM 7,155 Views 0 Comments

There was plenty of Irish interest on the LPGA, PGA and European Tours today.

# european-tour - Monday 17 June, 2019

Amateur Hovland breaks Jack Nicklaus' US Open record
# New Kid
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# New Kid

Amateur Hovland breaks Jack Nicklaus' US Open record

Jun 17th 2019, 9:06 AM 8,846 Views 6 Comments

It was a memorable day for Norway’s Viktor Hovland, who left Pebble Beach with a score of 280.

US Open champ Woodland knew basketball wasn’t for him after guarding future NBA player
# Baller
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# Baller

US Open champ Woodland knew basketball wasn’t for him after guarding future NBA player

Jun 17th 2019, 8:49 AM 8,653 Views 0 Comments

A clash with Kirk Hinrich helped pave the way for Gary Woodland to pursue a golf career and it paid off after winning the US Open.

# european-tour - Saturday 15 June, 2019

‘The best I've felt about my game in a while’ - McIlroy on a roll at Pebble Beach
# In The Hunt
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# In The Hunt

‘The best I've felt about my game in a while’ - McIlroy on a roll at Pebble Beach

Jun 15th 2019, 11:07 AM 10,174 Views 10 Comments

After bouncing back from a double-bogey seven at the 14th with two birdies on Friday, Rory McIlroy admitted his game is in good shape.

Woodland sinks 50-foot birdie to surge into U.S. Open lead
# Halfway Point
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# Halfway Point

Woodland sinks 50-foot birdie to surge into U.S. Open lead

Jun 15th 2019, 8:50 AM 6,573 Views 2 Comments

Gary Woodland posted a bogey-free, six-under 65 to take sole possession of the lead after 36 holes.

# european-tour - Friday 14 June, 2019

Tiger Woods 'very pleased' with fighting start at Pebble Beach
# U.S. Open
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# U.S. Open

Tiger Woods 'very pleased' with fighting start at Pebble Beach

Jun 14th 2019, 8:19 AM 4,504 Views 1 Comment

Tiger Woods shot a first-round 70 and the former world number one left the course in good spirits on Thursday.

# european-tour - Thursday 13 June, 2019

McIlroy hopes regained 'freedom' leads to fast start at US Open as he chases first major since 2014
# Rory
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# Rory

McIlroy hopes regained 'freedom' leads to fast start at US Open as he chases first major since 2014

Jun 13th 2019, 9:54 AM 2,650 Views 2 Comments

After an impressive win at the Canadian Open, the 30-year-old is eyeing more glory at Pebble Beach.

# european-tour - Wednesday 12 June, 2019

Defending US Open champion Koepka still trying to prove the doubters wrong
# Status
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# Status

Defending US Open champion Koepka still trying to prove the doubters wrong

Jun 12th 2019, 7:45 AM 2,635 Views 4 Comments

With four majors in two years, the American is still trying to show he’s a force to be reckoned with.

# european-tour - Tuesday 11 June, 2019

McIlroy's major success a 'driving factor' for Spieth ahead of US Open
# Keep Up
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# Keep Up

McIlroy's major success a 'driving factor' for Spieth ahead of US Open

Jun 11th 2019, 8:17 PM 6,540 Views 1 Comment

Brooks Koepka and McIlroy have both won one major more than the Texan.

# european-tour - Thursday 6 June, 2019

'I've been looking forward to this for the last few weeks'
# Defending Champions
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# Defending Champions

'I've been looking forward to this for the last few weeks'

Jun 6th 2019, 4:58 PM 2,348 Views 0 Comments

Ireland’s Paul Dunne and Gavin Moynihan put their GolfSixes title on the line in Portugal this weekend.

# european-tour - Sunday 26 May, 2019

Wiesberger fends off MacIntyre to win Made in Denmark as Dunne finishes fourth
# Irish Eye
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# Irish Eye

Wiesberger fends off MacIntyre to win Made in Denmark as Dunne finishes fourth

May 26th 2019, 9:47 PM 3,164 Views 0 Comments

The Wicklow man finished on nine under alongside four others.

# european-tour - Monday 20 May, 2019

Koepka relieved to retain PGA title as his Major dominance continues
# Back-to-back
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# Back-to-back

Koepka relieved to retain PGA title as his Major dominance continues

May 20th 2019, 6:15 AM 6,695 Views 1 Comment

The American is back to world number one.

# european-tour - Friday 17 May, 2019

Rory McIlroy hopes late birdie is turning point after tough US PGA start
# Black Friday
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# Black Friday

Rory McIlroy hopes late birdie is turning point after tough US PGA start

May 17th 2019, 8:19 AM 5,029 Views 6 Comments

The Holywood native is looking to push on after posting a two-over-par 72 on day one in New York.

# european-tour - Saturday 11 May, 2019

Home favourite Wallace survives stumble to hold share of British Masters lead
# European Tour
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# European Tour

Home favourite Wallace survives stumble to hold share of British Masters lead

May 11th 2019, 8:20 PM 3,411 Views 0 Comments

Michael Hoey is best of the Irish heading into Sunday’s final round.

# european-tour - Thursday 9 May, 2019

World number 837 stuns the British Masters with new course record
# European Tour
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# European Tour

World number 837 stuns the British Masters with new course record

May 9th 2019, 8:29 PM 10,163 Views 0 Comments

Matthew Jordan leads the way at Hillside, with Michael Hoey the best of the Irish after the first round.

# european-tour - Wednesday 8 May, 2019

Europe captain Padraig Harrington gets Ryder Cup wildcards reduced to three for 2020
# Cut
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# Cut

Europe captain Padraig Harrington gets Ryder Cup wildcards reduced to three for 2020

May 8th 2019, 1:57 PM 7,941 Views 4 Comments

His request for the number of wildcards for Europe’s 2020 Ryder Cup campaign to be decreased from four has been accepted.

# european-tour - Monday 15 April, 2019

Woods not thinking about 18 as Nicklaus says: 'I'm shaking in my boots'
# Tiger Is Back
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# Tiger Is Back

Woods not thinking about 18 as Nicklaus says: 'I'm shaking in my boots'

Apr 15th 2019, 12:31 AM 11,567 Views 10 Comments

The 43-year-old is now just three Major titles behind all-time great Nicklaus.

# european-tour - Sunday 14 April, 2019

Tiger sets 4am alarm with Masters glory up for grabs
# Preparation
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# Preparation

Tiger sets 4am alarm with Masters glory up for grabs

Apr 14th 2019, 11:11 AM 10,661 Views 5 Comments

The threat of inclement weather meant the US star was keen to get up bright and early on Sunday.

Magnificent Molinari leads Woods, Finau by two at Masters
# Showtime
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# Showtime

Magnificent Molinari leads Woods, Finau by two at Masters

Apr 14th 2019, 12:36 AM 9,254 Views 13 Comments

A spectacular day of action at Augusta featured a 64 from Tony Finau and a Tiger Woods charge, but the italian leads the way.

# european-tour - Saturday 13 April, 2019

Masters final round brought forward with storms forecast
# Adjustments
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# Adjustments

Masters final round brought forward with storms forecast

Apr 13th 2019, 10:41 PM 9,127 Views 5 Comments

Thunderstorms are forecast to hit Augusta late on Sunday afternoon and tournament organisers have brought tee times forward as a result.

Accidents happen – Woods 'all good' after security guard trip
# Tiger Roll
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# Tiger Roll

Accidents happen – Woods 'all good' after security guard trip

Apr 13th 2019, 11:02 AM 14,482 Views 7 Comments

Woods carded a four-under 68 on Friday despite a bizarre collision with an official.

# european-tour - Friday 12 April, 2019

Zach Johnson gets away with bizarre accidental hit at Augusta - and then birdies
# The Masters
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# The Masters

Zach Johnson gets away with bizarre accidental hit at Augusta - and then birdies

Apr 12th 2019, 9:20 PM 9,026 Views 1 Comment

Ehhh…

'I just made too many mistakes' - McIlroy bemoans opening round errors at Augusta
# Mixed Start
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# Mixed Start

'I just made too many mistakes' - McIlroy bemoans opening round errors at Augusta

Apr 12th 2019, 7:30 AM 5,407 Views 12 Comments

The Northern Ireland man hit five birdies and six bogeys in a mixed first round at the Masters.

# european-tour - Tuesday 9 April, 2019

No Masters complacency from Open champion Molinari
# Contender
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# Contender

No Masters complacency from Open champion Molinari

Apr 9th 2019, 11:00 PM 2,856 Views 0 Comments

The Italian is adamant he will not let his recent success contribute to a complacent performance in Augusta.

# european-tour - Monday 8 April, 2019

'Tiger probably isn't as helpful I would say as Freddie' - Woods short on advice for Thomas
# Finishing Touches
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# Finishing Touches

'Tiger probably isn't as helpful I would say as Freddie' - Woods short on advice for Thomas

Apr 8th 2019, 11:15 PM 9,060 Views 6 Comments

Justin Thomas received little in the way of guidance from the 14-time major winner as they each prepare for Augusta.

# european-tour - Tuesday 2 April, 2019

'We're all good': Garcia and Kuchar clear the air after misunderstanding
# Best Of Friends
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# Best Of Friends

'We're all good': Garcia and Kuchar clear the air after misunderstanding

Apr 2nd 2019, 6:16 AM 9,268 Views 7 Comments

The pair issued a joint statement on social media after their Matchplay incident caused plenty of debate.

# european-tour - Sunday 31 March, 2019

Francesco Molinari bows out of WGC Match Play as Kisner and Kuchar book final spots
# Texas
From The42
# Texas

Francesco Molinari bows out of WGC Match Play as Kisner and Kuchar book final spots

Mar 31st 2019, 10:57 PM 3,398 Views 1 Comment

The two semi-finals at the WGC-Dell Technologies Match Play both went to the 18th, with Kevin Kisner and Matt Kuchar eventually progressing.

Woods falls to Danish outsider in 'stinging' WGC Match Play loss after knocking McIlroy out
# Upset
From The42
# Upset

Woods falls to Danish outsider in 'stinging' WGC Match Play loss after knocking McIlroy out

Mar 31st 2019, 11:18 AM 6,199 Views 1 Comment

Tiger was left hurting after a surprise defeat to Lucas Bjerregaard in Austin.

# european-tour - Saturday 23 March, 2019

Mixed round for Harrington in Malaysia while Spaniard Elvira holds narrow lead
# Day Three
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# Day Three

Mixed round for Harrington in Malaysia while Spaniard Elvira holds narrow lead

Mar 23rd 2019, 2:16 PM 2,563 Views 0 Comments

The Ryder Cup captain hit six birdies and five bogeys in the third round at the Maybank Championship.

# european-tour - Friday 22 March, 2019

Harrington makes the cut in Malaysia despite carding over-par round
# European Tour
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# European Tour

Harrington makes the cut in Malaysia despite carding over-par round

Mar 22nd 2019, 5:36 PM 2,564 Views 0 Comments

The Dubliner goes into the weekend seven shots behind leader Thomas Pieters.