Paul Dunne in action during the final round of the Farmers Insurance Open at Torrey Pines South in San Diego, California. Photograph: Sean M Haffey/Getty Images)

Paul Dunne will tee it up at the biggest party in golf at the Phoenix Open bidding to continue a dream start to his USPGA Tour career. The 23-year-ol(...)

Sergio Garcia: in the hunt again in Thailand following his win in the Ho Tram Open in Vietnam last week. Photograph: Khalid Redza/AFP/Getty

Jamie Donaldson fired a bogey-free 63 to open up a three-shot lead after the opening round of the Thailand Golf Championship. The Welshman, who has (...)

Padraig Harrington and Shane Lowry at the At&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am. Photo: Scott Halleran/Getty Images

A stellar year for Irish golf was capped last night at the 27th Excellence in Sports Awards when Shane Lowry and Pádraig Harrington both received out(...)

This wonderful photograph from a packed  Ireland versus Austria match  in 1963 is just one of many in   ’Dalymount Park,   Home of Irish Football’ by Colin White.

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Shane Lowry hugs a tree near the 18th green with the Gary Player Cup after winning the World Golf Championships - Bridgestone Invitational during the final round at Firestone Country Club South Course. Photograph: Richard Heathcote/Getty Images

Winning for the first time in the United States is far from easy and Shane Lowry’s dramatic win at Firestone proved just that. But the Offalyman himse(...)

Rory McIlroy launches his ball into the crowd after holing his winning putt on the 18th green during the final round of the DP World Tour Championship. Photograph: David Cannon/Getty Images

As the golfing year stretches on for some, among them world number one Jordan Spieth who is defending the Australian Open this week, the curtain has (...)

 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(...)

US team member Phil Mickelson reacts after missing a putt on the second green during the four ball matches of the 2015 Presidents Cup golf tournament in Incheon, on day two. Photograph: Kim Hong-Ji/Reuters

A 12-foot birdie putt from debuting local favourite Bae Sang-moon helped the International team slash the United States’ lead in the Presidents Cup to(...)

United Nations Command honour guards carry flags of the competing nations ahead of the first round of foursome matches at the 2015 Presidents Cup at the Jack Nicklaus Golf Club in Incheon, west of Seoul. Photograph: Getty Images

The United States made a flying start to the defence of their Presidents Cup crown after dominating the opening day foursomes against the Internationa(...)