Leinster’s 24-18 defeat against Harlequins at The Stoop rounded off a mixed weekend for the provinces in europe
The Morning Sports Briefing
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  • December 8, 2014, 08:35

Lacklustre Leinster The provinces enjoyed decidedly mixed fortunes as they returned to European competition this weekend. On Sunday Matt O’(...)

Ireland’s Pádraig Harrington in action at the Indonesia Open. Photograph: Asian Tour

Pádraig Harrington was back in the winner’s enclosure on Sunday as he claimed a two-shot win at the Indonesia Open, courtesy of a double bogey at the (...)

Padraig Harrington at Indonesia Open - Round Three Photograph: Khalid Redza/Asian Tour

Padraig Harrington currently holds a five-shot lead at the weather interrupted Indonesia Open before the third round was abandoned on Saturday.The thr(...)

Padraig Harrington is joint-top of the leaderboard and five under par in his second round after lightning stopped play in Jarkarta

Padraig Harrington is tied joint first at the top of the leaderboard in the Indonesian Open after lighting stopped play in Jarkarta.After carding an i(...)

Padraigh Harringotn is a shot off the lead after the first round of the Indonesian Open in Jarkarta

Padraig Harrington is a shot off the lead after the opening round of his Indonesia Open debut in Jakarta. Harrigton made eight birdies as he sh(...)

Pádraig Harrington will make his debut at the Indonesia Open in Jakarta. Photograph:    Todd Warshaw/Getty Images

Pádraig Harrington continues his peripatetic end to the golfing year with an appearance on the Asian Tour at the $750,000 (€610,000) Bank Bri Indonesi(...)

Shane Lowry: “A win would top off the year superbly and kickstart my 2015 campaign as well.” Photo: Yoshua Arias/EPA

This is the part of the golfing year which Ernie Els once euphemistically labelled as “wheelbarrow time” for the hugely obscene amounts of greenbacks(...)

 Pádraig Harrington carded  a three-over-par opening round of 74 at the OHL Classic in Playa del Carmen, Mexico.  Photograph: Michael Cohen/Getty Images

A run of five dropped shots in five holes saw Pádraig Harrington’s promising start to the OHL Classic go south as he carded a three-over 74 in Playa d(...)

Padraig Harrington finished in tied-73rd, and last, of those who made the cut at last week’s Sanderson Farms Classic in Mississippi. Photo by Michael Cohen/Getty Images

The Mayakoba Classic offers a total prize fund of $6.1million, with almost $1.1million of it to the winner, but none of the world’s top 50 players wil(...)

John Rollins chips on to the 18th green  during the third round of the  Sanderson Farms Championship at The Country Club of Jackson in  Mississippi. Photograph: Michael Cohen/Getty Images

Pádraig Harrington stumbled to a four-over 76 in the third round of the Sanderson Farms Championship as American John Rollins moved two clear of the (...)