Rory McIlroy hits his second shot to the 18th hole  during the second round of the World Golf Championships-Cadillac Championship at Trump National Doral Blue Monster  in  Florida. Photograph: David Cannon/Getty Images

The putting performance that fully endorsed a change of style from Rory McIlroy was followed by an admission of his biggest fear upon making that swit(...)

Danny Willett produced a brilliant run on the back nine to sit a shot off the lead at the Maybank Championship in Kuala Lumpur. Photograph: Getty

Danny Willett made the most of some good fortune to enjoy an ideal start in his bid for back-to-back victories in the inaugural Maybank Championship M(...)

Shane Lowry: will require a top-two finish in the BMW Masters at Lake Malaren if he is to overtake Rory McIlroy in the Race to Dubai standings. Photo: Jan Kruger/Getty Images

World number three Rory McIlroy will be an interested spectator as the third event of the European Tour’s Final Series gets under way in China today. (...)

Fr Brendan McBride at the Irish Immigration Pastoral Center (IIPC), in San Francisco, California. Photograph: Martin Lacey

Fr Brendan McBride walks around the Irish Immigration Pastoral Centre on Geary Street in Richmond, a neighbourhood in San Francisco that many emigrant(...)

 Graeme McDowell hits his approach shot on the 10th hole during the first round of the  Scottish Open at Gullane Golf Club near Edinburgh. Photograph:   Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images

Former US Open champion Graeme McDowell enjoyed a welcome return to form on the opening day of the Scottish Open on Thursday. McDowell’s sole top-10 f(...)

Northern Irishman golfer Graeme McDowell poses with his trophy after winning the 2014 Alstom Open de France on. Photo: Thomas Sampson/Getty Images

Graeme McDowell is hoping a couple of factors will combine at this week’s French Open to belatedly kick-start his season. Firstly, the Northern Irishm(...)

 A  view from the 16th hole during the  Phoenix Open at TPC Scottsdale in  Arizona. Clubstohire.com will offer services to tourist visiting the course. (Photograph:  Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Clubstohire. com, an Irish-based golf club rental business run by former Mount Juliet executive Tony Judge, will next week enter the lucrative US mar(...)

Rory McIlroy was named Golfer of the Year and Players’ Player of the Year at the the European Tour Players’ Awards. Photo: Andrew Boyers/Reuters

Rory McIlroy was honoured as Golfer of the Year and Players’ Player of the Year at the the European Tour Players’ Awards on Tuesday evening.The world (...)

 Jason Day of Australia hits his approach shot on the first hole during the second round of the AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am at the Monterey Peninsula Country Club. Photograph:   Scott Halleran/Getty Images

Jason Day rediscovered the form that saw him win the Farmers Insurance Open after a four-way play-off at Torrey Pines last weekend to move back into c(...)

Paul McGinley of Ierland was the victim of a car robbery while in California. Photograph: Ian Walton/Getty Images

Ryder Cup charity mementos belonging to Europe captain Paul McGinley have been stolen from his car, along with his golf clubs. The San Francisco Chron(...)