Paul Dunne shot an opening round 68 at the Shenzhen International. Photograph: Getty

Paul Dunne is two shots off the lead after the first round of the Shenzhen International after he posted an opening 68. The Greystones golfer made fi(...)

Soomin Lee of South Korea writes his scorecard on the 18th hole during the third round of the 2016 Maybank Malaysia Championship. Photograph: Getty Images

Soomin Lee will take a three-shot lead into the final round of the Maybank Championship Malaysia after posting a seven-under-par 64 on Saturday. Star(...)

Donald Trump visiting Turnberry golf club in Scotland last month after its $10m refurbishment. Photograph: Ian MacNicol/Getty Images

You forget sometimes just how badly money loves money. Whereas most of us associate the having of money with security, it’s remarkable just how insecu(...)

Henrik Stenson has branded US Open venue Chambers Bay as ‘dangerous’. Photograph: Getty

Henrik Stenson, the sixth ranked golfer in the world, has branded Chambers Bay “dangerous” after his caddie and Stephen Gallacher’s ended up in hospit(...)

Pádraig Harrington has missed the cut at the St Jude Classic and will not qualify for the US Open. Photograph:   Ross Kinnaird/Getty Images

Pádraig Harrington’s hopes of playing in next week’s US Open were extinguished in Memphis yesterday after a level-par 70 left him on five over par at (...)

Henrik Stenson of Sweden lines up a putt at the first during the Nordea Masters Pro-Am day at the PGA Sweden National on Wednesday in Malmo. Photograph: Harry Engels/Getty Images.

World number four Henrik Stenson believes he is finally fit and healthy as he targets a first European Tour title on home soil to kickstart a stron(...)

Rory McIlroy will play with Rickie Fowler in the first round of the Irish Open. Photograph: Getty

World number one Rory McIlroy will play with Rickie Fowler and Martin Kaymer in the pick of the draw at the Irish Open. Walker Cup rivals turne(...)

Rory McIlroy  tees off on the 17th hole during round three of the World Golf Championships Cadillac Match Play at TPC Harding Park on May 1st, 2015 in San Francisco, California. Photograph: Getty

World number one Rory McIlroy fought back from two holes down with two to play to beat Billy Horschel at the WGC-Match Play Championship on Friday, wh(...)

Jordan Spieth hits his tee shot on the 4th during round one of the World Golf Championship Cadillac Match Play at TPC Harding Park on April 29th, 2015 in San Francisco, California. Photograph: Robert Laberge/Getty Images

Masters champion Jordan Spieth and world number one Rory McIlroy enjoyed comfortable victories on the opening day of the WGC-Cadillac Match Play, a(...)

 Rory McIlroy plays his third shot on the 10th hole during the first round of the World Golf Championships-Cadillac Championship at Trump National Doral Blue Monster Course  in Doral, Florida. Photograph: David Cannon/Getty Images

The red carpet treatment stops on the first tee of the Blue Monster, even if JB Holmes sought to disprove the theory that this course has sharpened te(...)