Rory McIlroy will play with Rickie Fowler in the first round of the Irish Open. Photograph: Getty

World number one Rory McIlroy will play with Rickie Fowler and Martin Kaymer in the pick of the draw at the Irish Open. Walker Cup rivals turne(...)

South Africa’s George Coetzee plays a shot to the 18th hole during the final round of the  Mauritius Open at Heritage Golf Club  in Bel Ombre. Photo: Stuart Franklin/Getty Images

George Coetzee lived up to his billing as the highest-ranked player in the field by beating Denmark’s Thorbjorn Olesen in a play-off to win the inaugu(...)

South African golfer George Coetzee celeberates with his compatriot, rock star Ard Matthews,  after Coetzee’s victory at the AfrAsia Bank Mauritius  Open at Heritage Golf Club yesterday. Photograph:  Stuart Franklin/Getty Images

George Coetzee lived up to his billing as the highest-ranked player in the field by beating Denmark’s Thorbjorn Olesen in a play-off to win the inaugu(...)

Jordan Spieth hits his tee shot on the 4th during round one of the World Golf Championship Cadillac Match Play at TPC Harding Park on April 29th, 2015 in San Francisco, California. Photograph: Robert Laberge/Getty Images

Masters champion Jordan Spieth and world number one Rory McIlroy enjoyed comfortable victories on the opening day of the WGC-Cadillac Match Play, a(...)

Rory McIlroy  and  caddie JP Fitzgerald suffer in the cold and foggy conditions during the pro-am  for the World  Match Play  at Harding Park  in San Francisco, California. Photo: David Cannon/Getty Images

To win the WGC-Cadillac Match Play as the world number one, a feat last accomplished by Tiger Woods back in 2008, Rory McIlroy will have to do it the(...)

 Richie Ramsay of Scotland poses with the trophy after winning the Trophee Hassan II Golf at Golf du Palais Royal  in Agadir, Morocco. Photograph: Andrew Redington/Getty Images

Ireland’s Kevin Phelan secured his second top-five finish in the space of a month at the Trophee Hassan in Morocco as Scotland’s Richie Ramsay recover(...)

Ireland’s Kevin Phelan drives on  the 18th hole during the third round of the Trophee Hassan II Golf at Golf du Palais Royal  in Agadir, Morocco. Photograph: Andrew Redington/Getty Images

George Coetzee staged a superb fightback to keep his hopes of qualifying for the Masters alive in the Hassan Trophy at Golf du Palais Royal.Coetzee ne(...)

George Coetzee of South Africa hits his tee shot on the 18th hole during the second round of the Trophee Hassan II Golf at Golf du Palais Royal in Agadir, Morocco. Photograph: Andrew Redington/Getty Images

George Coetzee and Tommy Fleetwood remained in contention to secure a place in the Masters as Andy Sullivan, Alexander Levy, Marcel Siem and Ross Fish(...)

Germany’s Marcel Siem  hits his tee shot on the first hole during the opening  round of the Trophee Hassan II Golf at Golf du Palais Royal in Agadir, Morocco. Photograph: Andrew Redington/Getty Images

George Coetzee and Marcel Siem kept their hopes of qualifying for the Masters very much alive on the opening day of the Hassan Trophy at Golf du Palai(...)

Alejandro Canizares is out to reclaim the Trophee du Hassan II. Photograph: Stuart Franklin/Getty Images

Alejandro Cañizares will return to Morocco this Thursday looking to become the first player to defend the Trophée Hassan II title since it became a pa(...)