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Rory McIlroy hits off the 14th tee during the first round of the World Golf Championships-Bridgestone Invitational at Firestone. Photograph: Sam Greenwood/Getty Images

The familiar spring was still in his step as he marched towards the scorers’ hut, with a one-under par round of 69 safely banked on his return to work(...)

Germany’s  Bernhard Langer on his way to an emphatic victory at the British Senior Open Championship at Royal Porthcawl Golf Club,  Bridgend, Wales. Photograph: Getty Images

Tom Watson, Colin Montgomerie and Tony Jacklin have called for the 56-year-old Bernhard Langer to be considered for Ryder Cup selection after his emp(...)

 Arthur Pierse of Tipperary made it into the last 16 of the South of Ireland championship at Lahinch yesterday as he saw off  Forrest Little’s Caolan Kennedy 3 and 2 before seeing off Munster interprovincial John Hickey of Cork on the 18th in the afternoon. Photograph:  Paul Thomas/R&A via Getty Images

On a day when title favourites Pat Murray and Chris Selfridge bit the dust, old gunslinger Arthur Pierse trained his sights on another young gun, not (...)

Rory McIlroy meets Northern Ireland’s First Minister Peter Robinson (left) and Deputy First Minister Martin McGuinness (right) at Stormont Castle after winning the Open Golf Championship. Photograph: Niall Carson/PA Wire.

Jack Nicklaus has told Rory McIlroy he can become one of golf’s greatest ever players if he chooses to. The 25-year-old Northern Irishman claimed his(...)

Rory McIlroy with the Claret Jug after winning the 2014 Open Championship at Royal Liverpool Golf Club, Hoylake. Photograph: Getty Images

The media circus was in full flow at Royal Liverpool Golf Club on Sunday evening, as Rory McIlroy – just as he had done on the golf course – took it a(...)

Tiger Woods tips his cap on the 18th green after finishing his final round of the British Open Championship at Hoylake. Photograph: REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth

The early-arriving British Open fans formed a receiving line along Royal Liverpool’s first hole and tried to finagle a greeting from Tiger Woods with(...)

Tiger Woods of the United States finished six over par at   Royal Liverpool  in Hoylake. Photograph:   Andrew Redington/Getty Images

Tiger Woods believes he should be at this year’s Ryder Cup — but accepts he may have to do more to convince United States captain Tom Watson. Former w(...)

 Tiger Woods reacts after missing a putt on day one of The Open Championship at St Andrews. He shot an opening 76. Photograph: Danny Lawso/PA .

The cruelty of golf knows no bounds. It makes the rarefied few who break into the top tier splendidly wealthy and feted in return for wearing staggeri(...)

Ernie Els, watched by caddie Colin Byrne,   hits an approach shot during his practice round yesterday prior to the  143rd British Open at Royal Liverpool  in Hoylake. Photograph:  Warren Little/R&A/R&A via Getty Images

The decisive factor in Martin Kaymer’s victory in the US Open at Pinehurst last month was he was able to adapt to the subtle changes the rain had mad(...)

American Ryder Cup captain Tom Watson  hits a tee shot during  practice at Royal Liverpool ahead  of the 143rd British Open. Photograph:  Stuart Franklin/Getty Images

Nostalgia, especially of the teary-eyed kind, is part and parcel of any British Open week. Yesterday, it was old Tom Watson’s turn to reminisce, even (...)

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