Neil O Briain

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David Lipsky holds a one-shot lead after a second round of 66 at the Alfred Dunhill Champioship at Leopard Creek. Photograph: Stuart Franklin/Getty Images

David Lipsky fired a 66 to take a one-shot lead on day two of the Alfred Dunhill Championship but he had four Scotsmen breathing down his neck at Leop(...)

Matt Wallace of England. He is a three-time European Tour winner this year,  and has finished inside the top 15 in each of his last three tournaments. Photograph:  Stuart Franklin/Getty Images

Matt Wallace aims to play the party pooper this week at the Alfred Dunhill Championship in South Africa. The European Tour’s final tournament of the (...)

Haydn Porteous and Charl Schwartzel of South Africa walk with their caddies during day two of the South African Open at Randpark Golf Club in Johannesburg, South Africa. Photo: Stuart Franklin/Getty Images

Charl Schwartzel will take a one-shot lead into the weekend after firing an excellent bogey-free 63 on day two of the South African Open. The 2011 Ma(...)

 Nelly Korda  after winning the Swinging Skirts LPGA Taiwan Championship in Taoyuan city. Photograph:  EPA/RItchie Tongo

Rather than any sibling rivalry in evidence, it was a real case of sisterly love as Nelly Korda’s maiden win on the LPGA Tour – in the aptly-named Swi(...)

Rory McIlroy and caddie Harry Diamond shelter under an umbrella on the fifth tee during the second round of the Open Championship at Carnoustie. Photo: Glyn Kirk/Getty Images

This is a first-year anniversary of sorts for Rory McIlroy. It was this week a year ago at the WGC-Bridgestone Invitational that McIlroy first used Ha(...)

Jin Young Ko from Korea celebrates with her trophy after winning the Australian Women’s Open golf tournament at the Kooyonga Golf Club, in Adelaide. Photo: David Mariuz/EPA

The contrast between the two couldn’t be more stark: the tears were already falling down Bubba Watson’s face before his caddie Ted Scott got to give h(...)

Niall Kearney has a busy few weeks ahead of him, starting with his Irish PGA defence. Photograph:  Ross Kinnaird/Getty Images

Niall Kearney is facing into a busy schedule, which is just the way he’d prefer it. The 28-year-old Dubliner defends his Irish PGA Championship this w(...)

Gertie McMullen from The Island retained the Irish Senior Women’s Close title.

McMullen retains Irish Senior Women’s Close title Gertie McMullen from The Island retained the Irish Senior Women’s Close title after a 2and 1 win ov(...)