Alfred Dunhill Championship winner Branden Grace is sprayed with champagne by fellow South African Louis Oosthuizen  at Leopard Creek Country Golf  in Malelane, South Africa. Photograph: Richard Heathcote/Getty Images

South African Branden Grace cruised to a seven-shot wire-to-wire victory on home soil at the Alfred Dunhill Championship after his main rivals failed (...)

Lucas Bjerregaard of Denmark after a birdie at the 18th during the third round of the Alfred Dunhill Championship at Leopard Creek Country Golf Club in Malelane, South Africa. Photograph: Richard Heathcote/Getty Images

Lucas Bjerregaard birdied the last three holes to move to within one shot of leader Branden Grace going into Sunday’s final round of the Alfred Dunhil(...)

 Branden Grace of South Africa plays into the ninth green during the second round of the Alfred Dunhill Championship at Leopard Creek Country Golf Club  in Malelane, South Africa. Photograph: Richard Heathcote/Getty Images

South African Branden Grace continued his domination of the Leopard Creek Country Club course to establish a healthy lead at the Alfred Dunhill Champ(...)

  Branden Grace of South Africa tees off at the 10th during the first round of the Alfred Dunhill Championsip at Leopard Creek Country Golf Club  in Malelane, South Africa. Photograph:   Richard Heathcote/Getty Images

Branden Grace set a scorching pace on day one of the Alfred Dunhill Championship in South Africa to eclipse a brilliant display by English European To(...)

Nicolas Colsaerts of Belgium tees off on the 17th hole during the second round of the BMW Masters 2014   at Lake Malaren Golf Club in Shanghai. Photograph: Aly Song / Reuters

Nicolas Colsaerts revealed how he was inspired by Europe’s Ryder Cup victory at Gleneagles after taking the halfway lead in the BMW Masters in Shangha(...)

Composite photo showing USA’s Phil Mickelson celebrating after winning the 2013 Britush Open Championship at Muirfield Golf Club (left) and after winning the  Scottish Open at Castle Stuart Golf Course (right).  Photograph: PA Wire.

When Phil Mickelson arrived in Scotland 12 months ago, he had never won a tournament on British soil and admitted the greatest challenge of his caree(...)

Rory McIlroy: will be hoping to make a big impact in his first visit to Fota Island, venue for this year’s Irish Open. Photo: David Cannon/Getty

Samuel Taylor Coleridge once observed that “he who is best prepared can best serve his moment of inspiration”. He’s unlikely to have been thinking ab(...)

Rory McIlroy of Northern Ireland watches his tee shot on the second hole during the first round of the World Golf Championships - Accenture Match Play Championship at The Golf Club at Dove Mountain. Photograph:  Matt Sullivan/Getty Images

Graeme McDowell produced a comeback worthy of Lazarus himself when he recovered from three down with three to play to beat big-hitting pal Gary(...)

Darren Clarke hits a putt during the first round of the Volvo Golf Champions. Photograph: Ian Walton/Getty Images

After two years without a single top-10 finish on the European Tour, a newly slim Darren Clarke reaped the benefits of an intense fitness regime on th(...)

Miguel Angel Jimenez  celebrates  after winning the  Hong Kong Open in December. Photograph: Ian Walton/Getty Images

Miguel Angel Jimenez has revealed he is likely to be one of Paul McGinley’s vice-captains for the Ryder Cup – but only if he does not fulfil his ambit(...)