TJ Ford with the South of Ireland Championship trophy: ‘I’m in shock, to be honest... It’s unbelievable’

Cecil Ewing and Sean McTernan came up short but Co Sligo’s TJ Ford was not to be denied as he became the first man from the Rosses Point club to win t(...)

 Alan Fahy had to play 42 holes on Saturday to make the South of Ireland semi-finals. File photograph: David Cannon/R&A/R&A via Getty Images

Dún Laoghaire’s Alan Fahy survived a marathon 42-hole day to battle his way into Sunday’s semi-finals of the South of Ireland Championship at Lahinch.(...)

The open draw threw up its share of juicy encounters but it was bittersweet for Royal Dublin’s Richard Knightly as he ousted one clubmate only to face(...)

Leona Maguire of Ireland in action during the final round of the KPMG Women’s PGA Championship at Atlanta Athletic Club. Photograph: Edward M Pio Roda/Getty Images

Leona Maguire deserves a breather from her hectic schedule, which she’ll get this week at her US base in Lake Nona when she will get to recharge the b(...)

Robert Abernethy: young Dun Laoghaire member is through to the last 16 of the West of Ireland where he will meet Naas’s Robert Brazill.  Picture by Pat Cashman

Schoolboy Robert Abernethy was one of the unlikely heroes as a host of big guns were silenced and the West of Ireland Amateur Open was blown wide ope(...)

Defending champion Dermot McElroy of Ballymena had comfortable wins over Stephen Healy and Dwayne Mallon. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Rory McIlroy’s presence looms large at Rosses Point but local boy Seán Flanagan is ready to step out of that shadow by becoming the first home winner(...)

 Seán Flanagan claimed the silver medal for leading qualifier at the West of Ireland Amateur Open at Co Sligo after the second round of strokeplay was abandoned because of high winds. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

There was anger and frustration from many players at venerable County Sligo Golf Club when high winds forced officials to abandon the second round of (...)

When it mattered most, their survival instincts rescued them. And yet, as their supporters around the 20th green – the second hole on the O’Meara Cour(...)

It’s a credit to the changes made to the classic James Braid design in the wake of the 12-under-par 60 posted by Noel Fox 13 years ago that just two (...)

The famed links at the Old Course,  Lahinch Golf Club. Photo. Inpho/Getty

Twelve months after being ousted in the first round in the first match on the first morning, Shandon Park’s Stuart Bleakley was the last man standi(...)

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