Gavin Moynihan  carded a 67 as Ireland claimed a place in the quarter-finals of the European Amateur Team Championship in Finland. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Ireland swept impressively into the quarter-finals of the European Amateur Team Championship in Finland and will today face the Germany for a place in(...)

Winner Jamie Savage (Scotland) with the Irish Amateur Open Golf Championship trophy after his victory at The Royal Dublin Golf Club.  Photo:  Pat Cashman

There are days you keep your head down and stay out of trouble. Yesterday was one of those times on this unforgiving links on Bull Island, as Scottish(...)

Gary McDermott: goes into the weekend with a comfortable two-stroke lead at The Royal Dublin.

There are those diehards who believe sympathy is a word that should only be found in a dictionary, and never dispensed. Those players competing on Bul(...)

Castletrock’s Aaron Kearney. Photograph: Inpho.

Castlerock’s Aaron Kearney was the last Irishman standing in the British Amateur Championship at Royal Cinque Ports golf club following his comprehens(...)

East of Ireland champion Paul Dunne. Photograph: Pat Cashman

East of Ireland champion Paul Dunne and Castlerock’s Aaron Kearney are both through to the last 32 at the British Amateur Championship at Royal Cinque(...)

Ardglass golfer Cormac Sharvin. Photograph: Pat Cashman

Lucan golfer Richard O’Donovan was tied for the lead in the first round of qualifying for the British Amateur Championship this evening, after a two(...)

Cormac Sharvin (Ardglass) celebrates with his caddie Brian Martin after holing his birdie putt on the 18th green to win the  Irish Amateur Close title  at Connemara GC yesterday. Photograph: Pat Cashman

The tightly-knit gallery formed a human amphitheatre around the 18th green, oblivious to the rain that joined the AIG sponsored, Irish Amateur Close C(...)