Jack Pierse

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James Fox (Portmarnock): had  a brace of hard-fought 2 and 1 wins over Co Cavan’s Shane McDermott and Athlone’s Thomas O’Connor. Photograph: Inpho

Amateur golf might be the preserve of the young guns these days, but Portmarnock’s James Fox might just turn out to be the daddy in the West of Irelan(...)

Conor Purcell is hoping to defend his South of Ireland Amateur Open title at Lahinch.

Defending champion Conor Purcell knows he may need a big week to hold on to his place in the Irish team as a high-quality field assembles for the firs(...)

Barry Anderson beat Jack Pierse to win the West of Ireland Amateur Open Championship at Rosses Point.

Royal Dublin’s Barry Anderson produced a relentless performance from start to finish to beat Jack Pierse 3 and 2 and become the first Sligo-born winne(...)

Barry Anderson of Royal Dublin: faces a tough semi-final match against 21-year-old Newlands talent Jake Whelan. Photograph: Pat Cashman

The Corinthian spirit is clearly very much alive in Irish amateur golf after two accountants, a part-time post office worker and a dairy farmer battle(...)

Portmarnock Golf Club’s Geoff Lenehan and Jack Pierse with Ayodhya Links Founder and Chairman, Pitak Intrawityanunt after winning the World Club Championship in Thailand. Photo: @WCCGolf

The Portmarnock Golf Club pairing of Geoff Lenehan and Jack Pierse created history in Thailand this morning when they beat Royal Melbourne to become t(...)

Paul O’Hanlon: “I am working full-time now and it kind of feels like one against the head. It’s come out of nowhere. It’s bizarre.” Photograph: Pat Cashman

In fine weather on the famous old links, Paul O’Hanlon stuck gamely to his task to fend off a late charge from local hero Gerard Dunne and claim the E(...)

Paul O’Hanlon: “The standard of golf I am playing is probably far better than the standard I ever played at”

Former professional Paul O’Hanlon takes a four-stroke lead into today’s final two rounds of the CityNorth Hotel East of Ireland Amateur Open and if a(...)