Paul Dunne tees off during the final round of the European Tour Qualifying School Final at PGA Catalunya Resort in Girona, Spain. Photo: Richard Heathcote/Getty Images

Paul Dunne might have led the British Open as an amateur but he has no plans to stop aiming for the stars following his brilliant performance at the E(...)

Paul Dunne is in 12th place with a round to play in European Tour Q-School. Photograph: Getty Images

Greystones’ Paul Dunne is poised to cap a dream year in style after a bogey free 69 left him on the brink of success with a round to play in the Final(...)

Chris Hanson of England in action during the fourth round of the European Tour Qualifying School Final at PGA Catalunya Resort. Photo: Richard Heathcote/Getty Images

That head-scratching mixture of unbridled enthusiasm, tense readiness and utter boredom was fully in evidence as four of the seven-strong Irish contin(...)

Players walk off a tee box in the morning mist at the European Tour Qualifying School Final in Girona. Photo: Richard Heathcote/Getty Images
Peter Lawrie expelled from Tour School
  • Golf
  • November 16, 2015, 18:20

Peter Lawrie kept his pencil in his pocket yet drew line under his season when he refused to sign his card and disqualified himself from the Final Sta(...)

Players warm up on the practise range before the first round of the European Tour Qualifying School Final at PGA Catalunya Resort on November 14, 2015 in Girona, Spain. (Photo by Richard Heathcote/Getty Images)
McGee makes fast start in card bid
  • Golf
  • November 14, 2015, 19:44

Rosapenna’s Ruaidhri McGee got his bid for a European Tour card off to a sensational start on what was a good day for Paul Dunne, Damien McGrane and S(...)

What a chilling and abrupt landing it is for some of our Irish Walker Cup heroes who were riding high a couple of months ago?  Photo: David Cannon/Getty

I am getting a much clearer picture now, as winter struggles to settle in well into November, about why so many good golfers have chosen different (...)

Headfort’s Brian Casey was the joint winner of the European Tour second stage qualifier at Panoramica in Castellon.  Photograph:  Andrew Redington/Getty Images

Brian Casey continued his sensational form by carding a five-under-par round of 67 to finish as joint-winner at Panoramica and progress into the final(...)

Andy Sullivan poses with the Portugal Masters trophy after cruising to victory in Vilamoura. Photo: Fransisco Leong/Getty Images

England’s Andy Sullivan cruised to a commanding nine-shot victory in the Portugal Masters on Sunday to become the first three-time winner on the Europ(...)

 Andy Sullivan leads the Portugal Masters by five shots heading into the final day in Vilamoura. Photograph: Getty

England’s Andy Sullivan will take a five-stroke lead into the final round of the Portugal Masters in Vilamoura Sullivan backed up successive 64s with (...)

Padraig Harrington will be there for the weekend in Portugal but he sits a long way off the lead. Photo: Luis Forra/PA

Castleknock’s Peter Lawrie looks to have missed out on regaining his European Tour card after shooting a second round 72 to miss the cut at th(...)