Tyrrell Hatton of England celebrates victory with his caddie during the final round of the 2017 Italian Open at Golf Club Milano - Parco Reale di Monza. Photo: Christopher Lee/Getty Images

Tyrrell Hatton reaped the rewards of his patience as he added the Italian Open title to his defence of the Dunhill Links Championship. The Englishman(...)

Paul Dunne hits his tee shot at the par three seventh during the Italian Open. Photo: Stuart Franklin/Getty Images

A third round 66 was enough to get Paul Dunne onto the fringes of contention at the Italian Open in Monza where England’s Matt Wallace leads the way b(...)

Paul Dunne enjoyed another solid day in the second round of the Italian Open. Photograph: Stuart Franklin/Getty

England’s Matt Wallace and Australia’s Marcus Fraser are joint leaders on 13 under going into the weekend of the Italian Open. Wallace had a six-way (...)

Paul Dunne and Shane Lowry have had contrasting results on the greens as of late. Photo: Getty Images

Shane Lowry will be hoping his putter can be removed from the icebox it has found itself in over the last few weeks so that he can begin to put his go(...)

Paul Dunne plays his approach to the ninth at Kingsbarns on day three of the Alfred Dunhill Links Championship in Scotland. Photo: Getty Images

Ireland’s Paul Dunne is in contention once again going into the final round at the Dunhill Links Championship in Scotland, although he will have his w(...)

Paul Dunne of Ireland celebrates making a birdie on the 16th during day two of the  Alfred Dunhill Championship at Carnoustie. Photograph: Warren Little/Getty Images

Paul Dunne continued to glide along at the Dunhill Links Championship following up his opening round 67 at St Andrews with a four-under 68 over the to(...)

Rory McIlroy  speaks at  a press conference for the  Alfred Dunhill Links Championship at The Old Course  in St Andrews. Photograph:   Richard Heathcote/Getty Images

Rory McIlroy is looking to avoid a first season without a win since 2008 when he tees it up at the Alfred Dunhill Links Championship this week. The N(...)

Shane Lowry tees off during the British Masters at Close House Golf Club in Newcastle upon Tyne, England. Photo: Ross Kinnaird/Getty Images

Tyrrell Hatton will take a three-shot lead in the weekend at the British Masters as he goes in search of his second European Tour title. In miserable(...)

Paul McBride hits out of a bunker on the ninth hole during his singles match defeat at the Walker Cup  at Los Angeles Country Club. Photograph: Mark J Terrill/AP

As thumping as Britain and Ireland’s loss – by 19-7 – was to the United States in the Walker Cup at Los Angeles Country Club (a future US Open site!)(...)

After winning the 2016 Irish Open, Rory McIlroy donated his €666,000 winnings back to his charity the Rory Foundation. Photo: Donall Farmer/Inpho

I recently attended a gig at Hermitage Golf Club which impressed me no end. It was a version of Nine-and-Dine which is an increasingly popular concept(...)