Greg Norman  resting in a hospital bed after a chainsaw accident. Norman posted a photo to Instagram. Photograph: Greg Norman

Two-time major winner Greg Norman is expected to make a “full, speedy recovery” after injuring his left arm in a chainsaw accident over the weekend.T(...)

Greg Norman: “I was one lucky man today. Damaged, but not down & out. Still have left hand.”

Two-time major winner Greg Norman said he was “damaged” but “lucky” to still have a left hand after a chainsaw accident on Saturday.The 59-year-old Au(...)

Rory McIlroy with the Claret Jug after winning the 2014 Open Championship at Royal Liverpool Golf Club, Hoylake. Photograph: Getty Images

The media circus was in full flow at Royal Liverpool Golf Club on Sunday evening, as Rory McIlroy – just as he had done on the golf course – took it a(...)

Ready to go: Liam Lysaght, a keen member of the Marble City Cyclers

When Christopher McCandless, the “American supertramp”, abandoned his educated middle-class comforts to “walk into the wild”, he had hoped for a type (...)

Adam Scott struggled to an outward four-over-par 39 at Colonial Country Club before making three birdies after the turn to card a one-over 71 in the opening round of the Crowne Plaza Invitational in Fort Worth, Texas. Photograph:  Tom Pennington/Getty Images

Adam Scott’s first competitive round as the world’s top-ranked player featured two contrasting nines as he finished five strokes off the early lead at(...)

Rory McIlroy  speaking with his father Gerry  during the Pro-Am ahead of the BMW PGA Championship at Wentworth . Photograph:  Ian Walton/Getty Images

Love hurts. Loss pains. Break-ups happen. And if the first thought on the minds of 149 of the 150 players in the field here for the BMW PGA Championsh(...)

Golfers walk along the coastal path on the Doonbeg Golf Links course in Co Clare. Donald Trump has said he will invest up to €45 million on the course.

Donald Trump looks set for a collision course with environmentalists after strongly hinting yesterday he hopes to extend his Doonbeg golf links course(...)

US tycoon Donald Trump arrives at Shannon airport in Ireland to visit the Doonbeg course after he got the go-ahead from council chiefs to shore up the famous 14th green on the course, following a deal to carry out work on a protected dune system running alongside his luxury golf resort in the west of Ireland. . Photograph: Niall Carson/PA Wire

US tycoon Donald Trump has said he will invest up to €45 million in his newly acquired Doonbeg links in Co Clare. The property mogul — on a three day (...)

Northern Ireland’s Rory McIlroy hits his tee shot on the 12th  hole during a practice round for THE PLAYERS Championship at the TPC Sawgrass Stadium course. Photograph:L Erik Lesser/EPA.  i

In sports, you either win or you don’t - a rigid bottom line underlying the “what have you done for us lately” attitude exemplified by the criticism (...)

Rory McIlroy  hits out of the rough off of the seventh fairway during the fourth round of the Masters golf tournament  in Augusta, Ga. Photo: Chris Carlson/AP

An American writer called Dorothea Brande once made an interesting observation. “There are seeds of self-destruction in all of us that will bea(...)