File photo - Rory McIlroy played an 18-hole practice round on Saturday, fuelling speculation of a possible imminent return from injury Photo: AFP Photo

World number one Rory McIlroy has stepped up his preparations for the defence of his US PGA Championship title with a practice round at Whistling Stra(...)

Ardglass golfer Cormac Sharvin. Photograph: Pat Cashman

Lucan golfer Richard O’Donovan was tied for the lead in the first round of qualifying for the British Amateur Championship this evening, after a two(...)

The killer instinct is crucial in matchplay and Headfort’s Rory McNamara showed that he has it in spades when he put Muskerry’(...)

Rory McNamara: “No wonder we play six-hour rounds of golf when people can’t keep the ball on the green or get within 30 yards of the flag.”

Rosses Point bared its teeth in no uncertain terms as a tough course set-up, exacerbated by an Arctic-like east wind and a sub-zero w(...)