Paul Dunne is one of a record five Irish golfers selected for the 2015 Walker Cup team. Photograph: Getty

Five Irish golfers have been named in the Great Britain and Ireland Walker Cup team to face the USA at Royal Lytham & St Annes next month. (...)

 Paul Dunne: will fly the flag for Ireland in the matchplay stages of the US Amateur Championship at Olympia Fields in Chicago. Photo: Andrew Redington/Getty

Paul Dunne shook off the dogged American Robbie Ziegler on the 18th to move into the last 32 of the US Amateur Championship in Chicago last night. (...)

Paul Dunne: produced an amazing display at the British Open where he was co-leader with a round to go.  Photograph: Paul Childs/Reuters

Nigel Edwards won’t feel pressure when he sits down this weekend to draw up the Walker Cup team to face the USA. When the 10 names are announced on Mo(...)

Paul Dunne: “I wasn’t hitting fairways at the start, but then I started hitting it well in the middle and gave myself some chances”

Notorious gangster Al Capone once shot himself in the left leg when he played one of his regular money matches at Olympia Fields near Chicago. (...)

Jack Hume of Naas is one shot off the lead at the European Individual Strokeplay Championship at the Penati Golf Club in Slovakia. Photograph:  Pat Cashman

Ireland’s top amateur golfers continued to mount an impressive challenge at the European Individual Strokeplay Championship at the Penati Golf Club in(...)

 Cormac Sharvin: one of five Irish players on the 20-strong Walker Cup panel. Photo:  Tony Marshall/R&A/Getty

There must be something good going on in Irish amateur golf these days. Or perhaps it’s just a coincidence that there are five Irish golfers on the pr(...)

 Paul Dunne: produced a stunning performance at the British Open where he led heading into the final round.  Photograph: Adrian Dennis/AFP/Getty

Paul Dunne will be aiming to become the first Irishman since four-time Major winner Rory McIlroy in 2006 to win the European Amateur Championship whic(...)

 Paul Dunne talks to his caddie Alan Murray as they walk up the 16th fairway. Photograph: AFP Photo 3:08

Before We all had our own ways of getting to St Andrews. I know Jordan Spieth and Zach Johnson were among those who hopped on the charter fligh(...)

Gavin Moynihan and partmer Jack Hume fought back tio win their match at the European Amateur team Championship at Halmstad, Sweden. Photograph: Getty

The Ireland men’s amateur golf team have taken the initiative in the European Amateur team Championship quarter-final at Halmstad, Sweden by taking bo(...)

Jack Hume’s 68 at the European Amateur Men’s Team Championships in  Halmstad, Sweden has helped Ireland into third place, one shot behind France and Denmark after the opening 18 holes of qualifying. Photo: Cathal Noonan/INPHO

Ireland have made a fine start to the European Amateur Men’s Team Championships at Halmstad in Sweden and currently lie in third place behind one s(...)