Padraig Harrington of Ireland plays a shot from the bunker on the ninth hole during the final round of the HP Byron Nelson Championship at the TPC Four Seasons on May 18, 2014 in Irving, Texas. (Photo by Sam Greenwood/Getty Images)

If there was a time that the last place Pádraig Harrington would want to tee up a ball in search of momentum at this time of year was the West Co(...)

Ireland’s  Kevin Phelan has qualified for the final  round of Q-School. Photograph:  Andrew Redington/Getty Images

Ruaidhri McGee and Kevin Phelan moved closer to securing a European Tour card when both qualified from their respective second stage events in Spain (...)

MAYNOOTH, IRELAND - JUNE 29: Jamie Donaldson of Wales during the third round of the Irish Open at Carton House Golf Club on June 29, 2013 in Maynooth, Ireland.  (Photo by Ross Kinnaird/Getty Images)

Shane Lowry discovered that shouldering the hopes and expectations of the majority of supporters at Carton House can prove a millstone, one that he wa(...)