Shane Lowry of Ireland tees off at the first hole during the opening round of the Nedbank Golf Challenge at the Gary Player Country Club in Sun City, South Africa. Photograph: Richard Heathcote/Getty Images

Shane Lowry is six off Ross Fisher’s lead going into the second round of the Nedbank Golf Challenge after he carded a 72 in Sun City, South Africa. Fi(...)

Rory McIlroy  in action during the pro-am event prior to the DP World Tour Championship at Jumeirah Golf Estates  in Dubai. Photo: Ross Kinnaird/Getty

Ian Poulter will look to salvage his season with a first victory for two years in the DP World Tour Championship, a win which would be worth almost(...)

Brooks Koepka during the final round of the 2014 Turkish Airlines Open at The Montgomerie Maxx Royal. Photograph: Richard Heathcote/Getty Images

Europe’s rookie of the year award was launched in 1960 and had never been won by an American until Peter Uihlein took the prize 12 months ago -- now i(...)

  Rory McIlroy of Northern Ireland has won his second Race to Dubai title.  Photograph:  Scott Halleran/Getty Images

Some more boxes were ticked, as Brooks Koepka – an American who is not adverse to criss-crossing time zones – won the Turkish Airlines Open today, his(...)

Shane Lowry was five-under through 14 before dangerous weather brought play to a close in the second round of the Turkish Airlines Open

Shane Lowry was one of the few players who didn’t want to hear the siren, as a “dangerous” weather front moved into the area during the second round o(...)

Michael Hoey  during the final round of the Omega European Masters at Crans-sur-Sierre Golf Club in Switzerland. Photograph: Stuart Franklin/Getty Images

American David Lipsky won his first European Tour title on Sunday after an extraordinary finish to the Omega European Masters in Switzerland.Lipsky al(...)

 Richie Ramsay and his caddie ponder a shot during the second round of the Omega European Masters. Photo: Stuart Franklin/Getty Images

Shane Lowry and Gareth Maybin will go into the third round of the Omega European Masters just three shots off the lead after both moved to nine under (...)

A second successive 65 means Martin Kaymer has reached the midpoint with a record aggregate of 130

The Major championships in golf are supposed to be tough tests of endurance, where grown men are reduced to having tears well up in their eyes and (...)

Rory McIlroy plays his tee shot at the par 3, fourth hole during the final round of the Dubai Desert Classic. Photograph: David Cannon/Getty Images

Stephen Gallacher recovered from a nightmare start to become the first player to successfully defend the Omega Dubai Desert Classic on Sunday as Rory (...)

Rory McIlroy looks on during the first round of the British Open. Photograph:  Matthew Lewis/Getty Images

Rory McIlroy’s woes continued on the first day of the British Open today as he slumped to an opening round of 79, at eight over just one shot off last(...)