Rory McIlroy   returns to action at the Deutsche Bank Championship on Friday. Photograph:  Kevin C Cox/Getty Images

(...). On the European Tour, there will be six Irishmen in action in the Russian Open: Damien McGrane, a(...)

(...)am Sky Sports 3, 4pm-4am New York US Open SOCCER Sky Sports 1 from 4.55pm European Qualifiers(...)

Thomas Pieters of Belguim celebrates with the trophy after winning the D+D Real Czech Masters at the Albatross Golf Resort,  Czech Republic. Photo: Matthew Lewis/Getty Images

Belgium’s Thomas Pieters made history as he claimed his maiden European Tour title, clinching the(...)

Thomas Pieters of Belguim drives  on the ninth hole during the third round of the  Czech Masters at Albatross Golf Resort  in Prague. Photograph: Matthew Lewis/Getty Images

Belgium’s Thomas Pieters will take a one-shot lead into the final day of the Czech Masters in Prague after he carded a seven-under-par 65 on Saturday.(...)

Flight delays: abandoned planes at Goma airport, in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo. Photograph: Phil Moore/AFP/Getty

(...) painted and branded, in Kinshasa, Ponyo was waiting on the tarmac. After a tour of the aircraft he told(...)

 Matthew Fitzpatrick reacts after missing a birdie chance on the 17th hole during the second round of the    Czech Masters at Albatross Golf Resort  in Prague, Czech Republic. Photograph:  Matthew Lewis/Getty Images

(...) professional last year, is chasing a maiden European Tour win. He went close with a runner-up finish in(...)

Michael Hoey of Northern Ireland plays out of a bunker on the 8th hole during day one of the D+D Real Czech Masters at Albatross Golf Resort Prague, Czech Republic. Photo: Matthew Lewis/Getty Images

(...) to win. “It’s something I never thought I’d have in my first year out here (on tour). It’s something(...)

“I’ll be honest: wins are everything in golf. No-one plays to finish in the top-five, or to finish second or third. You would definitely swap a lot of good finishes for a win, so I think it has been a pretty successful year so far in that regards.” Photograph: Andrew Redington/Getty Images.

(...)’ve done pretty much everything I set out to achieve. My PGA Tour card. I’ve won another tournament. I(...)

 Migrants rest in a park next to the main railway and bus station in the centre of Belgrade in Serbia on Tuesday.  The number of migrants crossing through Balkan countries on their way northward is expected to reach 3,000 daily, says Melissa Fleming, a spokeswoman for the UN refugee agency. Photograph: Koca Sulejmanovic/EPA.

(...) 3,000 people to cross into Macedonia every day from Greece, the first European Union nation they(...)

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(...) - truck driver, motorcycle courier, and even for a time, U2 tour bus driver. Simon first moved to Ireland(...)