Irish and Int’l Golf News from RTE

  • Li Haotong enjoys clubhouse lead at PGA Championship
    on August 7, 2020 at 11:37 pm

    Li Haotong did not think he had any chance of being a contender at this week's PGA Championship but on Friday he came out of nowhere with a bogey-free second round and suddenly has an opportunity to become the first Chinese man to win a major. […]

  • Sharvin falls off the pace but remains in contention
    on August 7, 2020 at 3:41 pm

    Cormac Sharvin failed to build significantly on his impressive start at the English Championship, however, the first round leader remains just outside the top ten heading into the weekend. […]

  • Meadow five off the lead in Ohio
    on August 7, 2020 at 9:22 am

    Northern Ireland's Stephanie Meadow is five shots off the pace at the Marathon LPGA Classic after carding an opening day 69 in Ohio. […]

  • No fans but Lowry admits to major nerves at PGA
    on August 7, 2020 at 8:37 am

    Open champion Shane Lowry, who is three shots off the lead, admitted he was still feeling the pressure of chasing a second major title despite the US PGA Championship being played without fans. […]

  • Sharp-shooter Sharvin leads English Championship
    on August 6, 2020 at 9:20 pm

    County Down's Cormac Sharvin was the surprise leader after he carded an eight-under-par 63 to take the first-round lead at the English Championship in Hertfordshire. […]

  • Lowry best of the Irish as Day and Todd set pace at PGA
    on August 6, 2020 at 9:07 pm

    Jason Day and Brendon Todd lead the way after the first round of the US PGA Championship, while Shane Lowry is best of the Irish in action. […]

  • GUI advises players to withdraw from overseas events
    on August 6, 2020 at 2:29 pm

    The Golfing Union of Ireland has recommended that any players from the Republic of Ireland should not travel to upcoming tournaments taking place abroad. […]

  • English Championship leaderboard
    on August 6, 2020 at 1:36 pm

    All the latest scoring from the third round of the English Championship at Hanbury Manor, where Cormac Sharvin comfortably made the cut. […]

  • US PGA Championship: All you need to know
    on August 6, 2020 at 10:21 am

    The US PGA Championship marks the first major of a revamped 2020 calendar. Here's who and what to look out for at TPC Harding Park this weekend. […]

  • Loss of number one status could drive McIlroy desire
    on August 6, 2020 at 7:34 am

    Former European Tour winner Nick Dougherty believes Rory McIlroy will be motivated by the loss of his world number one ranking as he bids to win a first major title in six years in the US PGA Championship in San Francisco. […]