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Justin Rose believes he can win more Majors despite a winless 2020. Photograph: Adam Davy/PA

Justin Rose has pledged to “come out swinging” as he looks to fix the mistakes which have seen him slide down the world rankings. A first successful (...)

  Shane Lowry: “I don’t want to leave it to (Harrington) to have to pick me, because I know how hard a decision that would be.” Photograph:  Ross Kinnaird/Getty Images

It’s not unusual for Shane Lowry to hook up with Pádraig Harrington at golf tournaments. Play a few holes, have short game duels, some putting competi(...)

Seán Pattwell, chief executive of CW8 Communications: ‘Everybody likes the Irish, you know.’ Photograph: Robbie Reynolds.

Were it not for the pandemic, public relations boss Seán Pattwell would be among the Irish contingent headed for snowy Davos this January for the Worl(...)

Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman: Some  believe the prince’s push to repair relations with Qatar are partly motivated by efforts to improve his standing with US president-elect Joe Biden. Handout photograph: Bandar Al-Jaloud/Saudi Royal Palace/AFP via Getty Images

Saudi Arabia has agreed to reopen its land, air and sea borders with Qatar in a move to end a dispute lasting more than three years that triggered an (...)

Tom Lochtefeld’s wave pool in Palm Springs, California. Photograph: Akasha Rabut/NYT

A surfer on a 5-foot wave, crouched and grabbing the board’s edge, emerged from behind the curl of the water to onlookers’ cheers. Who did he have to (...)

Syrian Ahmad Ourfali, pictured before he was injured, wants to take up a place on a masters programme in Trinity College Dublin has been unable to secure a visa. Photograph: Ahmad Ourfali.

A Syrian refugee badly injured in the recent port explosion in Beirut is fighting to take up a place at Trinity College Dublin later this month having(...)

Paul McAleer: “There are probably thousands of [Irish] teachers in the Emirates alone, and a multiple of that across the Middle East”

After a summer searching for work as a teacher in Ireland, Paul McAleer (32) has for the second time emigrated to the Middle East due to the lack of f(...)

US special adviser Jared Kushner speaks next to US national security adviser Robert O’Brien following the arrival in Abu Dhabi of the first-ever commercial flight from Israel to the UAE. Photograph: Karim Sahib/AFP via Getty Images

Senior US and Israeli officials landed in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) on Monday on a historic trip to finalise a pact marking open relations betwee(...)

US secretary of state Mike Pompeo meeting  with Bahrain’s crown prince Salman bin Hamad bin Isa al-Khalifa in Manama this week. Photograph:  AFP via Getty Images

The US suffered a major foreign policy defeat this week when allied Arab governments declined to normalise relations with Israel following agreement b(...)

Manchester City forward Raheem Sterling with team-mates Gabriel Jesus and Phil Foden after scoring. File photograph: Getty

Manchester City’s parent company is in late-stage talks to buy second division French football club ESTAC Troyes, in a deal that would extend its stra(...)

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