Caddies react to the tragic news of caddie Ian McGregor’s sudden death from a heart attack during the Madeira Open last weekend. Photograph: Octavio Passos/Reuters

There are some big names here at the PGA Catalunya for the Spanish Open, always one of the most popular events on the European Tour. However, most of (...)

Danish chef Rene Redzepi, the co-owner of Noma restaurant in Copenhagen, Denmark Photograph: EPA/Will Oliver

The World’s 50 Best Restaurant Awards were announced last night in London. Here is the full list of this year’s winners. You can read Catherine(...)

Laia Martínez’s neighbour charges that the piano playing not only disturbed her while it was being played, but that it caused her long-term psychological disturbances, including insomnia, anxiety and panic attacks.

Laia Martínez could face seven years in prison and be barred from carrying out her chosen profession if found guilty. Her crime? Playing the piano.Ms (...)

Dermot McElroy. Photograph: Russell Pritchard/Inpho/Presseye

Ballymena’s Dermot McElroy edged closer to a place on the European Tour after securing a place at Tour School final following a superb level par round(...)

Ireland’s  Kevin Phelan has qualified for the final  round of Q-School. Photograph:  Andrew Redington/Getty Images

Ruaidhri McGee and Kevin Phelan moved closer to securing a European Tour card when both qualified from their respective second stage events in Spain (...)

Dan Martin after a crash on stage seven of the 2013 Tour of Spain on Friday. The Irish rider has been forced to withdraw from the event with concussion. Photograph: Graham Watson/Unipublic

Dan Martin’s goal of adding Vuelta a España stage wins to the stage victory he took in this year’s Tour de France has come to an end with the news th(...)

Clermont supporters in Temple Bar, Dublin, yesterday. Photograph: David Sleator

There was a palpable sense of disappointment among Irish rugby fans when Munster fell agonisingly short at the semi-final stage and ensured the(...)

Spanish Restaurant El Celler de Can Roca

Behind a high wall in a nondescript suburb on the fringes of the small Catalan city of Girona sits El Celler de Can Roca, ranked the second bes(...)

The El Cellar de Can Roca restaurant in Girona, northeast Spain, has won  the Best Restaurant in the World award. Above are head chef Joan Roca (left), at the 50 Best Restaurants 2013 awards held at the Guildhall in London last night. Photograph: Ian West/PA Wire

A restaurant that started life as a small family business in a working class neighbourhood in Catalonia, and is still run by three brothers, was ha(...)