Joost Luiten of the Netherlands hits a shot on the ninth hole during the KLM Open ProAm held at De Kennemer Golf and Country Club  in Zandvoort,Netherlands. Photo:   Dean Mouhtaropoulos/Getty Images

Defending champion Joost Luiten will look to put the disappointment of missing out on the Ryder Cup behind him in the KLM Open this week.Luiten was o(...)

Having painted suburban Melbourne as an inhuman wasteland in Animal Kingdom, David Michôd sounded like just the right man to create a proper apocalyp(...)

 Shane Lowry  watches his tee shot off the second  during the third round of the BMW International Open at Golf Club Gut Larchenhof  in Cologne. Photograph: Mark Runnacles/Getty Images

Pablo Larrazabal continued his impressive form at the BMW International Open to open up a three-shot lead heading into the final day in Cologne.The Sp(...)

A delighted Miguel Angel Jimenez of Spain smokes a cigar as he celebrates victory in the Open de Espana at PGA Catalunya Resort in Girona. The 50-year-old extended his own record as the oldest winner on the European Tour. Photograph: Dean Mouhtaropoulos/Getty

Miguel Angel Jimenez finally won the Spanish Open at the 27th attempt to extend his own record as the oldest winner in European Tour history yesterday(...)

 Miguel Angel Jimenez on his way to winning the Spanish Open. Photograph: Dean Mouhtaropoulos/Getty Images

Miguel Angel Jimenez extended his own record as the oldest winner in European Tour history on Sunday with victory in a three-man play-off at the Spani(...)

Rory McIlroy  plays a shot from the rough on the second hole during the third round of the Australian Open at Royal Sydney Golf Club. Photograph:  Matt King/Getty Images

Adam Scott holds the upper hand in his duel with Rory McIlroy going into the final day of the Australian Open after the home favourite posted a four-u(...)

Rory McIlroy plays out of a bunker on the second hole at the Australian Open on Friday. Photograph: Rob Griffith/AP Photo

Rory McIlroy was delighted to finally justify his role as a headline act after tightening up his putting to fire a seven-under-par 65 at the Australi(...)

Shane Lowry  hits his tee shot on the 13th hole during the third round of the Alfred Dunhill Links Championship at  Carnoustie. Photograph: Andrew Redington/Getty Images

A bogey on the 18th hole stopped Shane Lowry setting a new course record at Carnoustie as he played his way right into contention at the Alfred Dunhil(...)

When news of the tragic death of Savita Halappanavar broke on November 13th, 2012, the glare of the world’s media spotlight suddenly turned to the Sta(...)