Irish and Int’l Golf News from RTE

  • Fleetwood moves into contention in Portrush
    on July 19, 2019 at 1:03 pm

    Tommy Fleetwood's confident second-round 67 moved him within a shot of overnight leader JB Holmes at the The Open Championship. […]

  • Poston clicks to set the pace at Barbasol Championship
    on July 19, 2019 at 9:28 am

    American JT Poston has a one-stroke lead at the Barbasol Championship in Kentucky after carding -10 on the opening day. […]

  • Meadow shines with Molinaro at team event in Michigan
    on July 19, 2019 at 9:20 am

    Ireland's Stephanie Meadow and Italian Giulia Molinaro moved into a share of the lead after carding a second-round nine-under 61 at the Dow Great Lakes Bay Invitational in Michigan. […]

  • Open Championship Day 2 - updates
    on July 19, 2019 at 6:37 am

    All the action from the second day of The Open at Royal Portrush in Antrim. […]

  • Struggling Tiger admits time is catching up with him
    on July 18, 2019 at 9:51 pm

    If Tiger Woods fans were hoping his Masters win in April marked a return to the days when he was a consistent threat at every major championship, then the opening round of The Open was a reality check. […]

  • Cork amateur Sugrue makes solid start at Portrush
    on July 18, 2019 at 8:47 pm

    Amateur Championship winner James Sugrue overcame his initial nerves at The Open to card a level-par round of 71 to match playing partner, local favourite and former winner Darren Clarke. […]

  • Holmes sets pace as McIlroy cards nightmare 79 at Open
    on July 18, 2019 at 3:43 pm

    Rory McIlroy's Open Championship hopes are in tatters after a first-round horror show at Royal Portrush ended with the home favourite carding an eight-over-par 79. […]

  • 'I didn't think I would feel the way I did'
    on July 18, 2019 at 2:03 pm

    Darren Clarke stroked home a birdie at the fifth to lead The Open like he was knocking balls around in his back garden. And that's because the 50-year-old was so close to home he could have seen his house had he turned around before sinking that smart putt. […]

  • Pub chat with coach inspires Lowry as he leads Open
    on July 18, 2019 at 7:38 am

    Shane Lowry shot a 67 as he made a fine start to the Open Championship in Portrush, while former winner Darren Clarke and Amateur champion James Sugrue have opened with level par rounds […]

  • Open Championship Day 1 - recap
    on July 18, 2019 at 7:04 am

    Day one of The Open had everything, from pouring rain to glorious sunshine, big performances from local favourites to big chokes from international stars. See how it all unfolded here. […]