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 of Ireland tees off during the opening round of the Italian Open at Golf Club Milano - Parco Reale di Monza. Photo: Stuart Franklin/Getty Images

A run of four birdies in a row on the back nine propelled Paul Dunne up the leaderboard at the Italian Open as his good form shows no sign of waning. (...)

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(...)

Northern Ireland’s Rory McIlroy during day four of the Alfred Dunhill Links Championship at St Andrews Old Course, Fife. Photo: Mark Runnacles/PA Wire

Rory McIlroy has set his sights on becoming the best non-American golfer of all time and plans to return stronger than ever after completing an injury(...)

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(...)

Ireland’s Paul Dunne hits a tee shot during the first round at the Dunhill Links Championship. Photo: Craig Brough/Reuters

Paul Dunne’s victory at the British Masters last week rescued what looked like it could be the first winless season in 23 years for Irish players on t(...)

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(...)