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Hugh Foley (Royal Dublin), the  impressive winner of the AIG Irish Amateur Close Championship at Sandy Hills Links, Rosapenna GC, Co Donegal. Photograph:  Pat Cashman

Hugh Foley became the first Royal Dublin player to win the title for 99 years when he romped to a ten-stroke win in the AIG Irish Amateur Close Champi(...)

The Scottish Open gets underway at North Berwick this week. Photograph: Getty

The European Tour moves to Scotland this week for a Rolex Series event, the Aberdeen Standard Investments Scottish Open at the Renaissance Club in Nor(...)

Ballyliffin Golf Club in Donegal has approximately 30 per cent of its membership who reside in Northern Ireland. Photograph: Charles McQuillan/R&A via Getty Images

It’s a funny one, but not funny in any ha-ha sort of way; and certainly not for any golfers in those Border counties living outside the designated 5km(...)

Faithlegg will be one of the clubs hosting the 28th Dunmore East Golf Classic

28th Dunmore East Golf Classic A four-person team event, which claims to be Europe’s longest-running such tournament, the Dunmore East Golf Classic –(...)

Rory McIlroy  on the 17th tee during practice   for the Irish Open at Ballyliffin Golf Club in Co Donegal. Photograph:   Ross Kinnaird/Getty Images

A miracle? Not quite, but while links courses all over Ireland have turned into a scorched brown of late, the Glashedy Links – which will test the sho(...)