Thongchai Jaidee embraces his caddie after winning the Nordea Masters. Photograph: EPA

Thailand’s Thongchai Jaidee defeated Victor Dubuisson and Stephen Gallacher in a play-off on a thrilling final day of the Nordea Masters in Malmo.Jaid(...)

European Ryder Cup captain Paul McGinley admits he is concerned about the loss of form which has seen Ryder Cup talisman Ian Poulter drop out of the automatic qualifying places for Gleneagles. Photograph:   Dean Mouhtaropoulos/Getty Images

European captain Paul McGinley admits he is concerned about the loss of form which has seen Ryder Cup talisman Ian Poulter drop out of the automatic q(...)

Jonas Blixt of Sweden finished joint-second at Augusta National. Photograph:  Andrew Redington/Getty Images

Paul McGinley has offered further encouragement to Jonas Blixt by admitting the Swede is “maybe nailed-on” to play for Europe in the Ryder Cup(...)

Pineau de Re, ridden by Leighton Aspell, on his way to victory in the 2014 Grand National Steeple Chase at Aintree, with not a penny of  Vinny Fitzpatrick’s money on him. Photograph: Russell Cheyne/Reuters

If the portly figure clinging grimly to a lamp post at twenty to five on Saturday afternoon seemed familiar to Vernon Avenue regulars, it was b(...)

Team Europe captain Miguel Angel Jimenez and Team Asia captain Thongchai Jaidee fight over the trophy after the two sides played out a 10-10 draw in the inaugural staging of the event in Shah Alam, Malaysia. Photograph: Azhar Rahim/EPA

Gonzalo Fernandez-Castano predicted the EurAsia Cup would be the “next big thing” as the inaugural contest in Malaysia ended in a thrilling 10-(...)

European captain Miguel Angel Jimenez in action on day two of the EurAsia Cup in Kuala Lumpur. Photograph: Stanley Chou/Getty Images

Europe will take a 7-3 lead into the final day of the inaugural EurAsia Cup on Saturday despite a spirited fightback from Asia in Kuala Lumpur.(...)

Perhaps it’s the lure of team golf. Perhaps it is putting down a marker for the Ryder Cup later in the year. Perhaps it’s down to the money. (...)

Victor Dubuisson of France chips from a cactus on the 20th hole during the championship match of the WGC-Accenture Match Play Championship at Dove Mountain, Arizona, on February 23rd, 2014. Photograph: Stuart Franklin/Getty Images

The days of flying in under the radar are gone. He may prefer the quiet life, one that mixes shyness with eccentricity, but for Victor Du(...)

France’s  Victor Dubuisson chips from a cactus on the 20th hole during the final of the   World Golf Championships against Jason Day   at Dove Mountain  in Marana, Arizona. Photograph: Stuart Franklin/Getty Images

Three months after bursting into the limelight with his maiden victory on the European Tour, Victor Dubuisson elevated his profile on the US P(...)

Ryder Cup team-mates  Rory McIlroy and  Graeme McDowell could well be spilt up to allow Victore Dubuisson partner McDowell at this year’s tournament in Gleneagles.  Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Splitting up Rory McIlroy and Graeme McDowell in this year’s Ryder Cup at Gleneagles might just be an option for skipper Paul McGinley following Vi(...)