Gary Hurley in Walker Cup action: double-bogey on the 12th and back-to-back bogeys on the 15th and 16th brought him back to earth at The Roxburghe in Scotland. Photograph: Getty Images

Gary Hurley didn’t waste much time in getting a competitive card back into his hand, this time in his new status as a professional. The 22-year-old Wa(...)

A Google streetview image of the Swiftbrook Glen estate in Virginia, Co Cavan where the car of Richard O’Donovan was rammed before he was abducted. Image: Google

Gardaí have said a 31-year-old man reportedly abducted in Cavan yesterday has been located “safe and well”. Earlier officers had issued an appeal and (...)

Paul Dunne: broke the course record at Princes as he secured a place in matchplay stages of the British Amateur Championship. Photograph: Pat Cashman.

Irish star Paul Dunne blasted his way to a new course at Princes on the Kent coast yesterday to sweep up the leaderboard in the second qualifying roun(...)