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Collin Morikawa has joined an illustrious list of European Tour members. Photograph: Andrew Redington/Getty

Collin Morikawa, at just 24 years of age, has been fast-tracked to honorary member status on the PGA European Tour as the current holder of the Claret(...)

Rory McIlroy shares a laugh with playing partners Lee Westwood and Danny Willett during a practice round at Royal St George’s ahead of the British Open. Photograph:  Glyn Kirk/AFP via Getty Images

The glass half-full approach to positivity, as per Rory McIlroy. If you thought a missed cut at the Scottish Open would play on his mind at all, you’d(...)

Graeme McDowell pictured after putting at the 18th green of Mount Juliet Golf Club during the Dubai Duty Free Irish Open. Photograph: Peter Fitzpatrick/Inpho

With a surgical procedure put on hold until after this mid-summer trip to Europe, Graeme McDowell’s itinerary will feature this week’s Scottish Open a(...)

 Rory McIlroy  during  a practice round ahead of the Irish Open at Mount Juliet  in Co Kilkenny. “It’s a better date than we had in May, I think, but it’s probably still not perfect to have a great field. You see the field at the Scottish Open next week, it’s very, very strong.” Photograph:  Warren Little/Getty Images

Some might defer to Rory McIlroy as the man who saved the Dubai Duty Free Irish Open in unselfishly getting on board as tournament host back in 2015, (...)

Northern Ireland’s Shane Lowry  plays his shot from the 18th tee during the first round of the Travelers Championship at TPC River Highlands on June 25t in Connecticut. Photograph: Rob Carr/Getty Images

Another week of silence, with again no crowds allowed at the PGA Tour’s latest stop for the Workday Charity Open at Muirfield Village in Ohio, but a t(...)

The US Masters at Augusta National has been rescheduled to take place in November. Photograph: Kevin C Cox/Getty

Where the R&A has gone for a clean cut, in cancelling this year’s scheduled British Open at Royal St Georges in Kent and pushing it back by a year(...)

 St George’s golf club will host the 2020 Open Championship. Photograph: David Cannon/Getty Images

The R&A is understood to be edging closer to a postponement of the British Open Championship, amid a growing realisation golf’s oldest major canno(...)

General aerial view of the 18th hole  at Royal Liverpool Hoylake which will be extended to 600 yards for the 2020 British Open. Photograph: David Cannon/Getty

The 18th hole at Royal Liverpool will measure more than 600 yards for the 2022 British Open in one of a number of changes aimed at making the Hoylake (...)

Shane Lowry begins a run that includes a defence of the Abu Dhabi Championship that kick-started a brilliant 2019 for the Irish golfer. Photograph: Warren Little/Getty Images

The reality of Shane Lowry’s return to work was graphically displayed in a social media post from the European Tour over the weekend, which showed the(...)

 Shane Lowry with the Professional Player of the Year award for 2019 award, with Des Smyth with the award for Distinguished Services to Golf, and James Sugrue with the Men’s Amateur of the Year Award. Photograph: Matt Browne/Sportsfile

You only make the breakthrough once, and Shane Lowry’s historic win in the 148th British Open at Royal Portrush, his first career Major championship, (...)

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