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  Suzann Pettersen celebrates after her putt on the 18th green secured the Solheim Cup for Europe against the United States at Gleneagles Golf Club in  Auchterarder, Scotland. Photograph:   Jane Barlow/PA Wire

Discussion raged for two days over how long players were taking to play Solheim Cup shots. The event has waited 29 years for this, its finest conclusi(...)

 The United States pair of  Marina Alex and Morgan Pressel  celebrate beating  Europe’s Anne Van Dam (left) and Anna Nordqvist  in their foursomes match on day two of the 2019 Solheim Cup at Gleneagles Golf Club in Auchterarder, Scotland.  Photograph: Jane Barlow/PA Wire

Europe captain Catriona Matthew is confident her side can regain the Solheim Cup after a brilliant fightback from Georgia Hall and Celine Boutier left(...)

Team Europe captain Catriona Matthew - her team are the underdogs on home turf and that could prove a valuable weapon. Photograph: PA

Unfortunately the only obvious Irish connection so far with this week’s Solheim Cup at Gleneagles has been Aer Lingus’s involvement in losing and then(...)

 Olivia Mehaffey  drives from the third tee  f during the final round of the Augusta National Women’s Amateur at Augusta National in Augusta, Georgia. Photograph/Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images

Ally McDonald started the weekend as the highest LPGA nonwinner on the ANA Inspiration leader board. Could she become the second consecutive player, a(...)

Who will be jumping into the pond surrounding the 18th green, known as Champion’s Lake (or Poppie’s Pond) this year. Photograph: Getty Images

Irish from the off Who knows, maybe this time next year an Irish professional golfer will get to play in the first Major of the season? Nope, not the(...)

Paul Lawrie of Scotland in action at St Andrews, Scotland, in 2015. File photograph: Stuart Franklin/Getty Images

If only everyone was as honest as Paul Lawrie, the former British Open champion who is one of the few players not afraid to name names when it comes t(...)

Cheyenne Woods, niece of 14-time major winner Tiger, was named as one of Golf Magazine’s Most Beautiful Women. Photo: David Cannon/Getty Images

Golf Magazine recently ran its annual feature, the The Most Beautiful Women in Golf, an inspiring and stunning read about women who have impacted the(...)

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(...)

Former professional golfer Danielle McVeigh. Of playing so well through her father’s illness and following his death, McVeigh now believes she “just blocked it out”. Photograph: Eric Luke

A lot has changed for Danielle McVeigh. Here she is, sitting at the back of a coffee shop on South William Street in Dublin’s city centre, a mug of co(...)

Caroline Hedwall of Europe celebrates with her caddie after her birdie putt on the 18th green in the singles matches to retain the 2013 Solheim Cup in Parker, Colorado. Photograph: Rick Wilking/Reuters

Scotland’s Catriona Matthew made history as she secured the half Europe needed to win the Solheim Cup on American soil for the first time.On a dramati(...)

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