Sean Hession (Dundalk honorary secretary), Peter Kilcullen (Director Allianz), Criona O’Reilly (Dundalk lady captain)  and Patrick Davis (Dundalk captain) at the Allianz/Irish Times golf challenge at Malone Golf Club in Belfast. Photograph: Colm Lenaghan/Pacemaker

The golfing gods looked after those who played in the most recent Allianz Irish Times Officers’ Challenge at Malone Golf Club in the Belfast suburbs. (...)

Ronan Mullarney recovered to see off England’s Jake Bolton and progress in the British Amateur Championship. Photograph: R&A/Getty

If it were strokeplay, chances are that even Ronan Mullarney’s powers of recovery would have proven insufficient. In matchplay, though, things are dif(...)

Caolan Rafferty (Dundalk) winner of The West of Ireland Open Championship in Co. Sligo Golf Club, Rosses Point. Photo: Thos Caffrey/www.golffile.ie

Dundalk’s Caolan Rafferty held off a stellar chasing pack to win the first strokeplay staging of the West of Ireland Championship by four shots at a s(...)

 Caolan Rafferty: produced  six birdies in a fine second round of 66 at County Sligo. Photograph: Tony Marshall. Photograph:  Tony Marshall/R&A/Getty Images

Dundalk’s Caolan Rafferty produced a breathtaking display of iron-play to join teenager Max Kennedy in the halfway lead in the Radisson Blu-sponsored (...)

Ian Holmes (Athlone) lining up his putt on the 13th green in the semi final of the Pierce Purcell Shield at the 2018 AIG Cups and Shields Finals at Thurles Golf Club today (04/10/2018). Picture by Pat Cashman

Two-time US Masters champion Ben Crenshaw once observed that “as a golfer you feel like you are perpetually on the rack in foursomes. Mentally it’s ve(...)

Christo Lamprecht (South Africa) winner of  East of Ireland Championship celebrates after holing his final putt on the 18th green at County Louth Golf Club. Photograph:  Pat Cashman

On a crystal clear day, with barely a breath of wind to even allow the fescue grasses to sway, we looked into a crystal ball and discovered the futur(...)

Dundalk’s Caolan Rafferty was the best of the Irish in the French Amateur championship at Chantilly.

Change of date for All-Ireland finals A clash with Féile 2018 The Trip to Tipp concerts in Thurles have forced the GUI to put back the AIG Cups and (...)

Peter O’Keeffe and Dundalk’s Caolan Rafferty are new caps on the Irish team for the Home Internationals. Photograph: Inpho

Home International team Irish Amateur Open Champion Peter O’Keeffe and Dundalk’s Caolan Rafferty are new caps on the Irish team for the Home Internat(...)

Armagh’s Tony Kernan sees his shot saved by  Wicklow goalkeeper Robert Lambert as defender Aaron Murphy  moves in during the All-Ireland qualifier game at the  Athletic Grounds. Photograph:  Jonathan Porter/Inpho/Presseye

Armagh 2-17 Wicklow 2-7 The scoreline suggests otherwise but Wicklow pushed Armagh hard in the Athletic Grounds on Saturday before two late Jamie Clar(...)

Armagh’s Kevin Dyas: his athleticism reminds you of why he was an attractive proposition for AFL scouts as a teenager. Photo: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

The absolute drizzling pity of Armagh’s strop with the scribbling nibs of the press room has nothing to do with column inches devoted to them or what(...)

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