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Ireland’s  Pádraig Harrington acknowledges the crowd on the 12th green during the first round of the  D+D REAL Czech Masters at Albatross Golf Resort  in Prague, Czech Republic. Photograph: Ross Kinnaird/Getty Images

Pádraig Harrington made an encouraging start to the Czech Masters in Prague on Thursday, carding a bogey-free six-under 66 to sit two shots off the le(...)

Alex Noren shot a 64 at Carnoustie in the opening round of the Dunhill Links. Photograph: Getty

Sweden’s Alex Noren is targeting a third European Tour title of the season after setting a blistering pace on day one of the Alfred Dunhill Links Cham(...)

Justin Rose shot a final round of 68 to secure the Hong Kong Open. Photograph: Reuters

Justin Rose was delighted to convert his second winning opportunity in seven days by claiming his eighth European Tour title in the UBS Hong Kong Open(...)

 Michael Hoey lines up a putt  of Northern Ireland in action during the third round of the Shenzhen International. Photo: Stuart Franklin/Getty Images

Thailand’s Kiradech Aphibarnrat admitted he paid the price for letting his mind wander to thoughts of a second European Tour title after a poor finish(...)

Trevor Fisher Jnr of South Africa celebrates a putt on the 11th green during the final round of the Africa Open at East London Golf Club. Photograph: Warren Little/Getty Images

South Africa’s Trevor Fisher Jnr maintained the 100 per cent record of home players in the Africa Open by winning his first European Tour title with a(...)

Kevin Phelan has slipped to fourteenth place in the Africa Open. (Photo by Warren Little/Getty Images)

Kevin Phelan, who shared the overnight lead at the Africa Openwith England’s Matt Ford, could only add a 72 to his opening 67 to remain five under at (...)

  Branden Grace of South Africa tees off at the 10th during the first round of the Alfred Dunhill Championsip at Leopard Creek Country Golf Club  in Malelane, South Africa. Photograph:   Richard Heathcote/Getty Images

Branden Grace set a scorching pace on day one of the Alfred Dunhill Championship in South Africa to eclipse a brilliant display by English European To(...)

Gareth Maybin remains in the hunt for a European Tour card after shooting an impressive five-under par 65 in Catalunya, despite making a double and triple-bogey

A MAKE-OR-BREAK 48 hours is in store for the four-strong Irish contingent who remain on course to earn European Tour cards as the final qualifying sch(...)

 Thomas Levet in action during the first round of the Alstom Open de France at Le Golf National. Photograph: Richard Heathcote/Getty Images

Ryder Cup fans today got a glimpse of what lies in store in five years time as Le Golf National had some of the world’s top players scrambling to reco(...)