Spain’s Jon Rahm celebrates his victory at the  Dubai Duty Free Irish Open in Lahinch. Photograph: Oisín Keniry/Inpho

It all feels a bit like crash, bang, wallop after all. Any chance of the Dubai Duty Free Irish Open avoiding a direct clash with the WGC-St Jude Invit(...)

 Rory McIlroy watches his tee shot on the 16th hole during the second round of the WGC-FedEx St Jude Invitational  in Memphis, Tennessee. Photograph: Sam Greenwood/Getty Images

Four-times major champions Brooks Koepka and Rory McIlroy have not quite fired on all cylinders at the WGC-St Jude Invitational, but still lurked with(...)

Shane Lowry with his grandmother Emily Scanlon at a Clara GAA fundraising event.

Shane Lowry’s grandmother Emily Scanlon has revealed that his golfing success can be attributed to turf mould. She told RTÉ radio’s News at One that (...)