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Pro golfer gives heartfelt interview about the Protestant-Catholic divide in Ireland

With golf heading to the Olympics in 2016 for the first time in more than 100 years, Graeme McDowell found himself in a peculiar position. 287 more words

Dubai Duty Free sponsorship another shot in the arm for Irish Open

The 2015 Irish Open at Royal County Down (May 28-May 31) is shaping up to be something really special.
Friday’s announcement that Dubai Duty Free has come on board as title sponsor is further proof that the tournament is in rude health. 547 more words


Zooly Juice's Picks: The Honda Classic

We stunk it up last week folks, the rare bagel from both camps. It’s going to happen now and again; we’re mortals and golf has a very competitive landscape these days. 360 more words


Glittering lineup confirmed for Irish Open

The Irish Open’s list of top-name participants continues to grow with Sergio Garcia and Ernie Els the latest stars to commit to the event at Royal County Down this May.  331 more words

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Darren Clarke backs Golfing Union of Ireland to produce next generation of tour stars

Darren Clarke has backed the Golfing Union of Ireland to produce a new generation of talent capable of making an impact in the pro ranks. 388 more words


Westwood joining defending champion Ilonen at Irish Open

Maybe it’s the lure of Royal County Down, or possibly the switch of date, but the 2015 Irish Open field is shaping up to be something special. 542 more words


Rory makes it look easy in Dubai win

Rory McIlroy continued his hot start to 2015 on Sunday, taking the Omega Dubai Desert Classic with a final score of 22-under par. 800 more words