Mallow’s James Sugrue  celebrates victory in the British Amateur Championship  at Portmarnock Golf Club. Photograph:  Patrick Bolger/Getty Images

James Sugrue punched his ticket to the big time – with exemptions into next month’s British Open at Royal Portrush, along with next year’s US Masters (...)

Garth McGimpsey (Royal Portrush) pitching to the 10th green in the semi-final of the AIG Senior Cup at Carton House. Photograph: Pat Cashman

When Garth McGimpsey teed it up at Carton House on Friday morning it was 28 years ago to the day, September 22nd, 1989, that he last played a Senior C(...)

Garth McGimpsey (above) and Arthur Pierse led the Irish charge with scores of three under par 69. Photograph: Paul Thomas/Getty Images

Defending champions Ireland are on course to become the top seeds in the matchplay draw for the European Seniors Team Championship in Bulgaria after a(...)

Rowan Lester: was in great form for Ireland against Wales as he trounced Richard James by 4&3  at Royal Portrush. Photo: Pat Cashman

Ireland face Scotland at Royal Portrush on Friday in a winner-takes-all battle as they bid to retain their Amateur Home International title fo(...)