George Coetzee of South Africa in action during his final round on the way to winning the  Tshwane Open at Pretoria Country Club  in South Africa. Photograph: Stuart Franklin/Getty Images

South Africa’s George Coetzee put home advantage to full use to win his second European Tour title in the Tshwane Open on Sunday.Coetzee carded a flaw(...)

David Horsey drives  during the third round of the Tshwane Open at Pretoria Country Club, South Africa. Photograph: Stuart Franklin/Getty Images

England’s David Horsey and Scotland’s Craig Lee are part of a six-way tie for the lead after the third round of the Tshwane Open in South Africa.Lee c(...)

World number one McIlroy recognised the new title sponsors as “a strong global brand with great experience in sports sponsorship through golf, tennis and horse racing.” Photograph: David Cannon/Getty Images

Rory McIlroy’s association with the Irish Open – his charitable arm, the Rory Foundation is hosting this year’s tournament at Royal County Down on (...)

Colm McLoughlin, Executive Vice Chairman of Dubai Duty Free, and George O’Grady, Chief Executive of The European Tour, put pen to paper on the contract which sees Dubai Duty Free become the title sponsor of the 2015 Irish Open hosted by The Rory Foundation at Royal County Down Golf Club. Photograph: Darren Kidd/Inpho

Rory McIlroy’s X-factor has brought on board a title sponsor for the Irish Open for the first time in five years, with Dubai Duty Free – who also spon(...)

 Kevin Phelan tees off on the 11th hole during the first round of the Africa Open at East London Golf Club. Photograph: Warren Little/Getty Images

Ireland’s Kevin Phelan carried on from where he left off last week by carding an opening 67 to claim a share of the lead in the Africa Open at East Lo(...)

An end to the British Open being staged at clubs with a male-only membership policy is in sight.

An end to the British Open being staged at clubs with a male-only membership policy is in sight after Royal St George’s voted to allow women members.A(...)

Open Championship venue Royal St. George’s Golf Club have ammended their male-only policy. Photograph: Darren Carroll/Getty Images)

Open Championship venue Royal St George’s has voted to allow women members for the first time in its history.A statement from the club on Wednesday re(...)

Newly named Ryder Cup captain Darren Clarke misses the cut after three bogeys on the back nine in the Joburg Open in South Africa. Photograph: Warren Little/Getty Images

Just a week after the euphoria of being named Europe’s 2016 Ryder Cup captain, Darren Clarke missed the cut at the Joburg Open following a sloppy seco(...)

Ireland’s Kevin Phelan plays his second shot into the 18th green during the second round of the Joburg Open at Royal Johannesburg and Kensington Golf Club. Photograph: Warren Little/Getty Images

Waterford golfer Kevin Phelan put himself in a strong position at the Joburg Open, carding a four-under 68 to move to eight under and within four sho(...)

South Africa’s  Nic Henning  plays his second shot to  the 15th green during the first round of the Joburg Open at Royal Johannesburg and Kensington Golf Club. Photograph: Warren Little/Getty Images

South Africa’s Nic Henning claimed a narrow lead after the opening round of the Joburg Open as home players dominated the top of the leaderboard at Ro(...)