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 Justin Thomas and Rory McIlroy after finishing their final round of the World Golf Championships-Bridgestone Invitational in Ohio. Photograph: Gregory Shamus/Getty Images

A misfiring Rory McIlroy was forced to endure a role as front-row observer to a grinding masterclass from Justin Thomas as the American - a week befor(...)

Jimmy Walker celebrates with his son after sinking his putt on the 18th hole to win the 98th US PGA Championship.Photograph: Jason Szenes/EPA

The job was done just in time before darkness, rather than any weather front, called a halt. And as Jimmy Walker lifted the Wanamaker Trophy as US (...)

Rory McIlroy at a news conference before a practice round for the PGA Championship golf tournament on Wednesday: he believes he is hitting well on the range. Photograph: Chris Carlson/AP

He’s back, for real. As if any further proof of his fitness were required beyond the stress tests imposed on his body by fitness expert Dr Steve McGr(...)

Shane Lowry plays his second to the 18th during the third round of the US PGA Championship at Valhalla Golf Club in Louisville, Kentucky. Photograph: Andrew Redington/Getty Images

The curious thing with golf is that so much of our focus is put on the Majors – playing in them, doing well in them, living and breathing them – and, (...)

 Rory McIlroy  hits an approach shot on the seventh hole during the final round of the 96th PGA Championship at Valhalla Golf Club  in Louisville, Kentucky. Photograph: Andy Lyons/Getty Images

Rory McIlroy’s driver was again the best tool in his bag as he claimed a fourth career Major in the US PGA at Valhalla on Sunday. In overturning a th(...)

Northern Ireland’s Graeme McDowell: believes Rory McIlroy will “win as many Majors as he wants – within reason”. Photograph: Getty Images

A swing homegrown in Holywood has developed into the most admired in golf, but Michael Bannon – who has nurtured that rhythmical swing that has enable(...)

 Rory McIlroy  hits his tee shot on the 15th hole during the second round of the 96th PGA Championship at Valhalla GC in Louisville, Kentucky. Photo:  David Cannon/Getty Images

The symmetry was close to perfection. As Tiger Woods teed off from the first tee, his fellow Swoosh embroidered golfer was some 60 yards away prowling(...)