Pornanong Phatlum of Thailand during the second round of the Ricoh Women’s British Open at Royal Lytham & St Annes on August 3rd. Photograph:  Ross Kinnaird/Getty

There may be little point in assessing previous form leading into the Women’s British Open. Pornanong Phatlum’s record in the major read like a golfin(...)

Leona Maguire: “To win it once was one thing, but to win it three times is quite a humbling feeling.” Photograph:  Matthew Lewis/Getty Images

Ireland’s Leona Maguire has won the Mark H McCormack Medal for the third consecutive year as the leading women’s player in the World Amateur Golf Ran(...)

President Donald Trump in his private box with Trump National Golf Club director of golf, Mickie Gallagher, left, and son Eric Trump. Photo: Julie Jacobson/AP

The heavy downpours that threatened to wash out the second round of the US Women’s Open in New Jersey proved too much for the Irish duo of Leona Magui(...)

Leona Maguire of Slieve Russell hits an approach shot during the final day of the Ladies British Open Amateur Championship at Pyle and Kenfig Golf Club. Photograph:  Richard Martin-Roberts/Getty Images

Predictions are best left to Nostradamus or those fortune tellers you find down sidestreets. Let’s just say that you don’t need a crystal ball or taro(...)

Irish amateurs Leona Maguire and Olivia Mehaffey will compete at Woburn in this week’s Women’s British Open. Photo: Getty Images

While the world’s top male golfers contest the season’s fourth Major, the US PGA Championship at Baltusrol, Springfield New Jersey, the distaff side o(...)

Park In-Bee has a two shot lead going into the final round of the Women’s PGA Championship in New York. Photograph: Getty

Two-time reigning champion Park In-Bee will take a two-shot lead into the final round of the KPMG Women’s PGA Championship after shooting a seven-unde(...)

Wu Ashun of China receives the golden jacket next to the trophy after winning the Volvo China Open  in Shanghai. Photo:  Johannes Eisele/AFP/Getty Images

Wu Ashun became the first Chinese player to win a European Tour event on home soil on Sunday as David Howell bogeyed the 72nd hole of the Volvo China (...)

France’s Alexander Levy  looks on after plays a shot during the day three of the Volvo China Open at Tomson Shanghai Pudong Golf Club. Photograph: Lintao Zhang/Getty Images

Golf round-up: Defending champion Alexander Levy squandered a brilliant start to leave the destiny of the Volvo China Open wide open heading into Sund(...)