Nigel Edwards

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Craig Watson has stepped down as GB&I Walker Cup captain.

Craig Watson will not captain Great Britain and Ireland in next week’s Walker Cup against the United States due to a serious illness in his immediate (...)

Ireland’s five Walker Cup winners Gavin Moynihan, Paul Dunne, Cormac Sharvin, Gary Hurley and Jack Hume with Britain and Ireland captain Nigel Edwards after yesterday’s triumph at Royal Lytham. Photograph: David Cannon/Getty Images.

The image of US amateur champion Bryson DeChambeau, with his flat cap on his head and chest pumped out and striding the fairways as if born to the pla(...)

Britain and Ireland captain Nigel Edwards gives Paul Dunne a hug on the 18th as he secured the win over the USA during day two of the Walker Cup at Royal Lytham & St Annes Golf Club. Photograph: Peter Byrne/PA

Britain and Ireland regained the Walker Cup in comprehensive fashion at Royal Lytham on Sunday, securing the points required against the United States(...)

Ireland’s Cormac Sharvin on the first green in the opening foursomes of the 2015 Walker Cup. Sharvin would partner Jack McDonald to a 5&4 win over Jordan Niebrugge and Robby Shelton. Photo: Peter Byrne/PA Wire.

A wicked, swirling wind whipped across the old links here but didn’t hamper the British and Irish team in the first session - of foursomes - in the Wa(...)

Amateur Sam Horsfield has withdrawn from the Walker Cup squad. Photograph: Harry How/Getty Images

Sam Horsfield has withdrawn from the Great Britain and Ireland Walker Cup team for personal reasons and been replaced by Ewen Ferguson. Team captain (...)

Gavin Moynihan from The Island GC is the only survivor from the 2013 Walker Cup team.

In years gone by, an old warhorse on the amateur circuit around Ireland would often give his opinion on how difficult it was to make a Walker Cup t(...)

Paul Dunne: produced an amazing display at the British Open where he was co-leader with a round to go.  Photograph: Paul Childs/Reuters

Nigel Edwards won’t feel pressure when he sits down this weekend to draw up the Walker Cup team to face the USA. When the 10 names are announced on Mo(...)

  Paul Dunne of Greystones is one of five Irish golfers  named in a 20-man Walker Cup squad for September’s match against the USA. Photograph:   Peter Byrne/PA

Five Irish golfers have been named in an initial 20-man Walker Cup squad for September’s clash against the USA at Royal Lytham & St Annes.Great Br(...)

The Island’s Gavin Moynihan. Photograph: Pat Cashman
Irish duo named on Walker Cup team
  • Golf
  • August 19, 2013, 14:34

Irish duo Kevin Phelan and Gavin Moynihan have been selected on the Great Britain and Ireland team for the Walker Cup match against the USA being play(...)