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# european-tour - Friday 13 April, 2018

Dunne surges into three-shot lead in Spain after stunning second round
# Going Low
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# Going Low

Dunne surges into three-shot lead in Spain after stunning second round

Apr 13th 2018, 2:36 PM 5,248 Views 2 Comments

The Wicklow man followed up yesterday’s 66 by going one shot better on Friday.

# european-tour - Thursday 12 April, 2018

Route 66 for Dunne as eagle finish gives him a share of the lead in Spain
# Job Well Dunne
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# Job Well Dunne

Route 66 for Dunne as eagle finish gives him a share of the lead in Spain

Apr 12th 2018, 7:08 PM 5,129 Views 4 Comments

The Wicklow man continued his strong form on the opening day of the Open de Espana.

# european-tour - Monday 9 April, 2018

'It's almost impossible to put into words' - Emotional Reed relieved to end Major drought
# Major Win
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# Major Win

'It's almost impossible to put into words' - Emotional Reed relieved to end Major drought

Apr 9th 2018, 6:15 AM 11,460 Views 11 Comments

After securing an incredible Masters triumph, the American struggled to comprehend his victory.

# european-tour - Sunday 8 April, 2018

'I've been waiting for this chance' - McIlroy ready for Masters redemption
# Augusta National
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# Augusta National

'I've been waiting for this chance' - McIlroy ready for Masters redemption

Apr 8th 2018, 9:52 AM 9,390 Views 21 Comments

Rory McIlroy feels ready to claim Masters glory and says leader Patrick Reed will be the man under the most pressure on Sunday at Augusta.

# european-tour - Friday 6 April, 2018

Reed, Leishman share lead as Augusta plays tough in second round
# The Masters
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# The Masters

Reed, Leishman share lead as Augusta plays tough in second round

Updated Apr 6th 2018, 8:30 PM 14,249 Views 1 Comment

Rory McIlroy is coming towards the end of his second round.

# european-tour - Thursday 5 April, 2018

Tiger Woods one-over in 'awesome' Masters return
# The Masters
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# The Masters

Tiger Woods one-over in 'awesome' Masters return

Apr 5th 2018, 9:22 PM 13,665 Views 14 Comments

The 2018 Masters is underway.

Golfer dislocates ankle while celebrating hole-in-one in Masters par-three competition
# Misfortune
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# Misfortune

Golfer dislocates ankle while celebrating hole-in-one in Masters par-three competition

Apr 5th 2018, 9:25 AM 51,410 Views 20 Comments

Augusta rookie Tony Finau is now a doubt for Thursday’s opening round.

# european-tour - Wednesday 4 April, 2018

McIlroy 'the number one pick' for Masters, says former great
# PREDICTION
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# PREDICTION

McIlroy 'the number one pick' for Masters, says former great

Apr 4th 2018, 10:16 PM 6,764 Views 4 Comments

Jack Nicklaus, a six-time winner at Augusta, has tipped the Holywood native to prevail.

Masters 'is essentially our Super Bowl' - Jordan Spieth
# MAGNOLIA LANE
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# MAGNOLIA LANE

Masters 'is essentially our Super Bowl' - Jordan Spieth

Apr 4th 2018, 11:19 AM 3,359 Views 3 Comments

Spieth is relishing starting his “favourite tournament in the world” at Augusta on Thursday.

# european-tour - Tuesday 3 April, 2018

'Everyone wants to see Tiger win and play the way he did before' - Jason Day
# Eye Of The Tiger
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# Eye Of The Tiger

'Everyone wants to see Tiger win and play the way he did before' - Jason Day

Apr 3rd 2018, 8:22 AM 3,487 Views 2 Comments

Day was asked about Woods and the hype surrounding the former world number one at the Masters.

# european-tour - Wednesday 14 March, 2018

Woods feels 'physically able' to compete at Augusta
# Eldrick
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# Eldrick

Woods feels 'physically able' to compete at Augusta

Mar 14th 2018, 8:14 AM 3,014 Views 1 Comment

The last of Tiger Woods’ four Masters wins came in 2005, but he is ready for the rigours of Augusta.

# european-tour - Thursday 8 March, 2018

McIlroy eyeing Grand Slam 'bragging rights' ahead of Spieth and Mickelson
# Planet Rory
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# Planet Rory

McIlroy eyeing Grand Slam 'bragging rights' ahead of Spieth and Mickelson

Mar 8th 2018, 7:00 AM 4,735 Views 5 Comments

Jordan Spieth, Phil Mickelson and Rory McIlroy could all complete the Grand Slam in 2018 but the Northern Irishman will have first chance.

# european-tour - Sunday 4 March, 2018

Indian star Sharma primed for first PGA Tour win but Mickelson among the chasing pack
# PGA Tour
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# PGA Tour

Indian star Sharma primed for first PGA Tour win but Mickelson among the chasing pack

Mar 4th 2018, 8:30 AM 2,543 Views 1 Comment

21-year-old Sharma leads the WGC-Mexico Championship heading into the final round.

# european-tour - Wednesday 24 January, 2018

'There's more of a buzz about golf': McIlroy excited by Woods' return at Torrey Pines
# Boost
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# Boost

'There's more of a buzz about golf': McIlroy excited by Woods' return at Torrey Pines

Jan 24th 2018, 6:12 PM 3,606 Views 3 Comments

Tiger Woods’ return at Torrey Pines will draw many eyes, including those of Rory McIlroy from Dubai.

# european-tour - Tuesday 16 January, 2018

'I don't feel like it's that far away': Returning McIlroy ready to end winless run
# Backilroy
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# Backilroy

'I don't feel like it's that far away': Returning McIlroy ready to end winless run

Jan 16th 2018, 8:44 PM 3,393 Views 3 Comments

After an injury-plagued 2017, former world number one Rory McIlroy is ready to get back to winning ways this year.

# european-tour - Saturday 13 January, 2018

Rory McIlroy reveals heart irregularities he will need 'to keep on top of'
# Golf
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# Golf

Rory McIlroy reveals heart irregularities he will need 'to keep on top of'

Jan 13th 2018, 9:05 AM 5,991 Views 9 Comments

Eager to start winning again, four-time major champion McIlroy said an irregularity with his heart had been discovered.

# european-tour - Wednesday 6 December, 2017

Louis Oosthuizen has added another entry to the list of bizarre sporting injuries
# Face Palm Emoji
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# Face Palm Emoji

Louis Oosthuizen has added another entry to the list of bizarre sporting injuries

Dec 6th 2017, 12:00 PM 8,381 Views 1 Comment

The golfer will miss this week’s Joburg Open.

# european-tour - Friday 17 November, 2017

Superb eagle keeps Ireland's Dunne in the hunt at DP World Tour Championship
# Race To Dubai
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# Race To Dubai

Superb eagle keeps Ireland's Dunne in the hunt at DP World Tour Championship

Nov 17th 2017, 1:39 PM 4,019 Views 1 Comment

Shane Lowry also performed well in today’s second round.

# european-tour - Thursday 16 November, 2017

Ireland's Gavin Moynihan lands European Tour card with clutch finish in Spain
# Golf
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# Golf

Ireland's Gavin Moynihan lands European Tour card with clutch finish in Spain

Nov 16th 2017, 10:14 PM 5,566 Views 3 Comments

The Dublin native secured his place at Final Stage of the Qualifying School in Tarragona.

Dunne gets off to flying start as Race to Dubai hots up, Lowry enjoys solid first round
# European Tour
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# European Tour

Dunne gets off to flying start as Race to Dubai hots up, Lowry enjoys solid first round

Nov 16th 2017, 1:21 PM 3,521 Views 1 Comment

After day one of the DP World Tour Championship, Patrick Reed sits top of the leaderboard.

# european-tour - Sunday 12 November, 2017

Amazing Grace storms to Sun City title as Lowry and Dunne finish strongly
# European Tour
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# European Tour

Amazing Grace storms to Sun City title as Lowry and Dunne finish strongly

Nov 12th 2017, 3:23 PM 7,227 Views 0 Comments

The home favourite produced a sensational final round to clinch a stunning victory.

# european-tour - Saturday 11 November, 2017

Wallabies' impressive form continues as Gatland's Wales beaten again
# Winning Streak
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# Winning Streak

Wallabies' impressive form continues as Gatland's Wales beaten again

Nov 11th 2017, 9:17 PM 12,332 Views 21 Comments

Wales have not beaten Australia since 2008 and their miserable run against the Wallabies continued in Cardiff on Saturday.

# european-tour - Monday 23 October, 2017

European Tour introduces the Shot Clock Masters to combat slow play
# No Time To Waste
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# No Time To Waste

European Tour introduces the Shot Clock Masters to combat slow play

Oct 23rd 2017, 2:51 PM 5,720 Views 1 Comment

The new tournament, which will also feature entrance music for players and celebrity hosts, is set to take place in Austria next June.

# european-tour - Sunday 22 October, 2017

Garcia edges out Luiten for another Valderrama victory in Andalucia
# Champion
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# Champion

Garcia edges out Luiten for another Valderrama victory in Andalucia

Oct 22nd 2017, 9:53 PM 3,259 Views 0 Comments

Joost Luiten put up a superb fight on Sunday, but he could not prevent Sergio Garcia claiming another European Tour title at Valderrama.

# european-tour - Saturday 21 October, 2017

Brilliant Orange: Superb albatross helps Joost Luiten hold off Garcia at Valderrama Masters
# Dutch Courage
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# Dutch Courage

Brilliant Orange: Superb albatross helps Joost Luiten hold off Garcia at Valderrama Masters

Oct 21st 2017, 1:03 AM 2,984 Views 2 Comments

Shane Lowry is best placed of the Irish.

# european-tour - Wednesday 4 October, 2017

Strength of USA will make Ryder Cup 'even sweeter when we win' - Rory McIlroy
# Planet Rory
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# Planet Rory

Strength of USA will make Ryder Cup 'even sweeter when we win' - Rory McIlroy

Oct 4th 2017, 6:48 PM 5,587 Views 5 Comments

The United States are now a force to be reckoned with in team competition, but Europe’s McIlroy is not intimidated.

# european-tour - Sunday 1 October, 2017

Brilliant Paul Dunne beats Rory McIlroy to the British Masters
# Flying The Flag
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# Flying The Flag

Brilliant Paul Dunne beats Rory McIlroy to the British Masters

Oct 1st 2017, 4:22 PM 53,910 Views 81 Comments

The Wicklow golfer shot a final round 61 to win his first European Tour event.

# european-tour - Wednesday 27 September, 2017

McIlroy 'under pressure' to compete at this week's British Masters
# Forced Hand
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# Forced Hand

McIlroy 'under pressure' to compete at this week's British Masters

Sep 27th 2017, 6:42 PM 7,369 Views 2 Comments

He said his late entry to the tournament is in a bid to avoid being accused of receiving favourable treatment by the European Tour.

# european-tour - Sunday 24 September, 2017

Lowry and Harrington in the hunt heading into the final round at the Portugal Masters
# European Tour
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# European Tour

Lowry and Harrington in the hunt heading into the final round at the Portugal Masters

Sep 24th 2017, 10:25 AM 4,955 Views 0 Comments

Dane Lucas Bjerregaard leads the way in Vilamoura.

# european-tour - Sunday 13 August, 2017

Rory McIlroy to consider break due to persistent rib injury
# Issue
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# Issue

Rory McIlroy to consider break due to persistent rib injury

Aug 13th 2017, 1:41 PM 6,705 Views 13 Comments

The Northern Irishman may take time away from golf after the US PGA Championship.

McIlroy and Lowry struggle as Kevin Kisner retains US PGA lead after steady third round
# Out Of Contention
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# Out Of Contention

McIlroy and Lowry struggle as Kevin Kisner retains US PGA lead after steady third round

Aug 13th 2017, 8:09 AM 3,999 Views 1 Comment

Kisner will take a one-shot lead into the final round despite carding a 72.

# european-tour - Friday 11 August, 2017

Kisner surges clear as McIlroy struggles at US PGA Championship
# As It Stands
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# As It Stands

Kisner surges clear as McIlroy struggles at US PGA Championship

Aug 11th 2017, 9:17 PM 5,427 Views 6 Comments

The American star moved into a four-shot lead at Quail Hollow midway through day two.

McIlroy says Quail Hollow still 'gives you chances'
# Early Doors
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# Early Doors

McIlroy says Quail Hollow still 'gives you chances'

Aug 11th 2017, 10:27 AM 4,725 Views 8 Comments

Rory McIlroy reassured fans he still plans on contending at the US PGA Championship after his slow start on Thursday.

# european-tour - Monday 7 August, 2017

Improving McIlroy impressed by new caddie
# Praise
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# Praise

Improving McIlroy impressed by new caddie

Aug 7th 2017, 10:00 AM 10,551 Views 8 Comments

The Northern Irishman turned to close friend Harry Diamond at the Firestone Country Club.

# european-tour - Monday 24 July, 2017

'Today took as much out of me as any day that I've ever played golf'
# The Exorcist
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# The Exorcist

'Today took as much out of me as any day that I've ever played golf'

Jul 24th 2017, 12:21 AM 7,171 Views 1 Comment

After spurning a five-stroke lead on the back nine at the 2016 Masters, Jordan Spieth was heading for a similar crash on Sunday – before turning it around.

# european-tour - Wednesday 19 July, 2017

'It's a good time to back me' - McIlroy tips 20/1 shot McIlroy for Open win
# Wager
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# Wager

'It's a good time to back me' - McIlroy tips 20/1 shot McIlroy for Open win

Jul 19th 2017, 1:57 PM 6,159 Views 8 Comments

The 146th Open is set to be fiercely contested, but McIlroy reckons he is the best bet to lift the Claret Jug.

# european-tour - Tuesday 18 July, 2017

Out-of-sorts McIlroy must sort out putting 'nemesis,' says Greg Norman
# Putt Up Or Shut Up
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# Putt Up Or Shut Up

Out-of-sorts McIlroy must sort out putting 'nemesis,' says Greg Norman

Jul 18th 2017, 5:23 PM 5,274 Views 5 Comments

Rory McIlroy failed to make the cut in three of the last four tournaments he has entered and Norman sees a lot of room for improvement on the greens.

Gary Player backs Rory McIlroy to turn things around at the Open
# Cause For Optimism
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# Cause For Optimism

Gary Player backs Rory McIlroy to turn things around at the Open

Jul 18th 2017, 3:05 PM 3,301 Views 20 Comments

“I think Rory’s got a great chance this week.”

# european-tour - Sunday 16 July, 2017

Harrington left to rue disastrous third round as Cabrera Bello claims stunning Scottish Open
# Missed Opportunity
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# Missed Opportunity

Harrington left to rue disastrous third round as Cabrera Bello claims stunning Scottish Open

Jul 16th 2017, 9:35 PM 11,438 Views 8 Comments

The Dubliner had been well in contention until Saturday’s implosion but he rallied to finish five shots off the Spaniard.

# european-tour - Sunday 9 July, 2017

14-year-old becomes youngest Ladies European Tour winner
# Prodigy
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# Prodigy

14-year-old becomes youngest Ladies European Tour winner

Jul 9th 2017, 11:43 AM 4,383 Views 3 Comments

Most people go their whole life without winning a professional golf tournament. Atthaya Thitikul has achieved it in her teens.