Gil Hanse

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Eric Trump takes to the redesigned greens at Trump International Doonbeg this week. Photograph: Eamon Ward

Not everyone knew that Eric Trump, a son of US president Donald Trump was on a two-night stopover in Doonbeg this week. Certainly not the ESB, who wer(...)

A view of the Olympic Aquatics Stadium, which was used for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games, is seen in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil February 5th, 2017. Photo: Pilar Olivares/Reuters

Just six months on from the 2016 Games, a number of Rio’s major Olympic venues have fallen into a state of disrepair. Since the Paralympics closing ce(...)

A general view of the Olympic Stadium, known as Engenhao, which will host athletics and football events during the Rio 2016 Olympic Games. Photo: Getty Images
Rio 2016 - Venue Guide

Olympic Stadium A legacy of the 2007 Pan American Games, the Olympic Stadium hosts early stages of the football tournament before making way for ath(...)

Rory McIlroy in action  during a practice round on the Blue Monster Course at Trump National Doral ahead of the WGC-Cadillac Championship in Florida. Photograph: David Cannon/Getty Images

He is the game’s dominant player, its poster boy to the masses. Rory McIlroy, though, found some solitude in his final practice round ahead of the $9 (...)

Graeme McDowell who will represent Ireland at the Olympics: “It’s going to be very insightful for us as a sport, as a game, as professional athletes, to experience what those other sports have to put up with”. Photograph: Andrew Redington/Getty Images

After closing with a 62 at the Tournament of Champions this month, Chris Kirk showed up at the site of his next start and learned he had been randomly(...)

Patrick Reed waits in a bunker to play a shot on the 17th hole at Trump National Doral. Photograph: Chris Trotman/Getty Images

From his first shot on the practice range to his final stroke in a par 72, the man in red and black was dialed in on Sunday at the World Golf (...)

 Jamie Donaldson returns to the fairway after hitting a shot from the waters edge on the eighth hole during the second round of the World Golf  Championship at Doral. Photograph: Jamie Squire/Getty Images

The Blue Monster had some players seeing red after a tough day at the WGC-Cadillac Championship left only four golfers below par at the midway (...)

Doonbeg Golf Course,  Co Clare.

In the golfing world, Donald Trump is a serious player. Not, admittedly, when it comes to winning green jackets or claret jugs or such l(...)