Watering the Vancouver crowd: Bono in full flight while The Edge takes a watching brief. Photograph: Jonathan Hayward/The Canadian Press via AP

(...) dates or a venue. U2 were kicking off the European leg of their tour to a packed house in Turin’s Pala(...)

(...) show. He started his own label, hired his own tour manager and took full control of his career. After(...)

The European Tour have given approval to world number one Rory McIlroy to remain in the Race to Dubai rankings despite not playing the requisite number of events due to injury. Photograph: Getty

World number one Rory McIlroy has been given a special exemption by the European Tour in order for(...)

 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(...)