Rory McIlroy celebrates after he holed out from the bunker at the 18th hole during the first round of the DP World Tour Championship in Dubai. Photo: Paul Childs/Reuters

A tale of two Irishmen with different stories to relate, as the Race to Dubai dream unravelled for Shane Lowry while Rory McIlroy – conjuring up power(...)

Shane Lowry is one of the players who can still win the Race to Dubai ahead of Rory McIlroy. Photo: AP

Back in the day when the Race to Dubai was in its infancy, Colin Montgomerie - a man who had won eight Order of Merit titles on the PGA European Tour (...)

Sergio Garcia tees off at ninth on his way to an opening round of 64 to lead the BMW Masters. Photo: Andrew Redington/Getty Images

Ryder Cup star Sergio Garcia claimed a one-shot lead after the first round of the BMW Masters in Shanghai, while Shane Lowry ground out a round of 70 (...)

Shane Lowry: will require a top-two finish in the BMW Masters at Lake Malaren if he is to overtake Rory McIlroy in the Race to Dubai standings. Photo: Jan Kruger/Getty Images

World number three Rory McIlroy will be an interested spectator as the third event of the European Tour’s Final Series gets under way in China today. (...)

Rory McIlroy shot an opening round 68 in the HSBC Champions leaving him five shots off the lead of Brenden Grace. Photograph: Reuters

If it serves as accepted golfing wisdom that Rory McIlroy responds effectively in a chase, the continued prominence of Danny Willett could work in the(...)

 Bill Haas of the United States shakes hands with Sang-moon Bae of South Korea and the International team after Haas won the final match on the 18th green to help his side retain the title. Photograph:  David Cannon/Getty Images

Captain’s pick Bill Haas claimed the crucial final point at the Presidents Cup in South Korea on Sunday, as the United States beat the Internationals(...)

Jordan Spieth and Patrick Reed beat Jason Day and Charles Schwartzel 3&2 to help the USA retain their Presidents Cup lead in Incheon on Saturday. Photograph: Reuters

The United States maintained their one-point lead over the International team in the Presidents Cup at 9 1/2 to 8 1/2 after the two sides picked up fo(...)

Jason Day celebrates after winning the 2015 PGA Championship at Whistling Straits. Day held off Jordan Spieth to win his first major title. Photo:Jae Hong/PA

Finally, deliverance day arrived for Jason Day! The 27-year-old Australian - who had no fewer than nine top-10s in past major championships - discover(...)

Jason Day of Australia plays a bunker shot on the 15th hole during the third round of the 2015 PGA Championship at Whistling Straits. Photo: Richard Heathcote/Getty Images

Someone lit the fuse, and how. After the thunder and lightning storm of Friday night, Saturday brought us a different kind of fireworks here at Whi(...)

Jordan Spieth kisses the trophy after winning the US Open at Chambers Bay in University Place, Washington. Photo: Ross Kinnaird/Getty Images

“Wow!” muttered Jordan Spieth, under his breath. They were his first words as a double Major champion, and his shock was shared by just about everyone(...)