Keith Egan

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Tullamore Golf Club is hosting this year’s Irish Close. Photograph:  James Crombie/Inpho

Just five strokes cover the top 31 on the leaderboard heading into Sunday’s final 36 holes of the AIG Irish Men’s Amateur Close at Tullamore Golf Club(...)

Galway’s Joe Lyons celebrates winning the AIG Senior Cup at Westport. Photograph: Pat Cashman
Galway take the Lyons share again
  • Golf
  • September 22, 2019, 17:36

When Joe Lyons joined Galway Golf Club in 2003 they didn’t possess an AIG Senior Cup title. Now they have won win six in the space of 14 years and tw(...)

Ireland internationals Tiarnan McLarnon and John Murphy made their exit as the shocks continued in the Pierse Motors VW sponsored South of Ireland Ama(...)

England’s James Newton  lining up his putt on the 15th green during  the second round of the Flogas Irish Amateur Open  at County Sligo Golf Club. Photograph:  Pat Cashman

England’s James Newton hit the front in the Flogas Irish Amateur Open as the lead changed hands during round two at County Sligo. Four behind at the (...)

Richard Knightly of Royal Dublin plays the fourth hole at the second round of the South of Ireland Open Championship at Lahinch Golf Club on Thursday. Photograph: Brian Arthur.

Elite amateur golf is game for full-time players these days but Newlands’ Jake Whelan proved that you can get a job and still deliver a first-class p(...)

Dan O’ Donovan (Captain LaHinch Golf Club), Stuart Grehan (Tullamore) and Michael Connaughton (GUI President) before the final round of the South of Ireland Amateur Open Championship at LaHinch Golf Club on Sunday 26th July 2015. Picture: Golffile | TJ Caffrey

Tullamore’s Stuart Grehan didn’t hold back when he sat down to write his pre-season wish list. By skipping a planned trip to the Old Course for a uni(...)

The Old Course at The Lahinch Golf Club is currently hosting the South of Ireland Amateur Open. Photograph: Getty.

Stroll through the well appointed clubhouse in Lahinch these days and it’s easy to feel as though you’d been sucked into a time warp as John Burke a(...)