Jimmy Bruen

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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 (...)

Athenry team members and supporters celebrate their victory on the 20th green in the semi-final of the AIG Jimmy Bruen Shield at Carton House today. Photograph:  Pat Cashman

He has heard it all before. Statements such as “It’s in the blood!” or “The apple didn’t fall far from the tree”. Yet, as 19-year-old TJ Ford has dis(...)

 Paul Dunne: will fly the flag for Ireland in the matchplay stages of the US Amateur Championship at Olympia Fields in Chicago. Photo: Andrew Redington/Getty

Paul Dunne shook off the dogged American Robbie Ziegler on the 18th to move into the last 32 of the US Amateur Championship in Chicago last night. (...)

 Cormac Sharvin: one of five Irish players on the 20-strong Walker Cup panel. Photo:  Tony Marshall/R&A/Getty

There must be something good going on in Irish amateur golf these days. Or perhaps it’s just a coincidence that there are five Irish golfers on the pr(...)