Mike Whan

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Irish professional golfer and Davy brand ambassador Leona Maguire pictured at Slieve Russell Golf Club in Co Cavan ahead of her return to the LPGA tour. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Leona Maguire’s Excel spreadsheet has, in its own way, characterised the uncertainties of the past few months as – in her ‘rookie’ season on the LPGA (...)

 Rory McIlroy  and Dustin Johnson will take on Rickie Fowler and Matthew Wolff in a team skins match  to raise funds for Covid-19 relief efforts on Sunday, May 17th. Photograph: Andrew Redington/Getty Images

Move over Tiger and Phil. Rory McIlroy marked his 31st birthday by confirming he will team-up with Dustin Johnson in a behind closed doors made for te(...)

Brendan Lawlor acknowledges the crowd on the 18th green on his way to winning the  EDGA Scottish Open at The Renaissance Club  in North Berwick. Photograph: Kevin C Cox/Getty Images

Like just about every other golfer, Brendan Lawlor’s on-course feats have been put into cold storage for the time being but the 22-year-old Dundalk ma(...)

 Mickey Wright with the US Women’s Open title.  She  won the title in 1958 and 1959, 1961 and 1964 and won 13 Majors in all.

Mickey Wright, who won 82 LPGA Tour titles including 13 Majors, has died at the age of 85. California native Wright joined the LPGA in 1955 and won a(...)

 Europe captain Catriona Matthew is hoisted up by her players to celebrate her team’s win over the United States in te Solheim Cup  at Gleneagles in September. Photograph:  David Cannon/Getty Images

Professional women’s golf in Europe is set to be afforded a timely boost after talks resumed for the LPGA Tour’s proposed takeover of the Ladies Europ(...)

 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(...)

Ireland’s Leona Maguire will compete on the Ladies European Tour this season after securing her card last year. Photo: Scott Halleran/Getty Images for KPMG

The LPGA season tees off on Thursday for a season that will comprise 34 events and distribute some $70m (€61.2m) in prize money, a record amount for t(...)