Rory McIlroy believes his game showed signs of progress during the weekend at the Dubai Duty Free Irish Open, giving him confidence ahead of The Open.
Russell Knox has set his sights on a maiden major victory and a charge for Europe’s Ryder Cup side after victory at the Irish Open.
Russell Knox holed a 40-foot birdie at the first extra play-off hole to pip Ryan Fox to Dubai Duty Free Irish Open victory.
Erik van Rooyen will take a commanding four-shot lead into the final round of the Dubai Duty Free Irish Open.
Rory McIlroy is searching for an extra gear as he was again beset by putting frustrations in the third round of the Irish Open.
With the World Cup in full swing, four golfers from four different nations went head to head in a golfing crossbar challenge.
Edoardo Molinari fired a stunning hole-in-one on his way to missing the cut at the Dubai Duty Free Irish Open.
Danny Willett is within two strokes off the halfway lead at the Dubai Duty Free Irish Open, with Rory McIlroy and Jon Rahm seven off the pace.
Russell Knox almost hit one of his playing partners with an apple after misjudging his throw during the Irish Open.
Rory McIlroy admits he must improve over the weekend after slipping further down the leaderboard at the Irish Open.
Shane Lowry, Paul Dunne, Michael Murphy and Kieran Donaghy faced off in a golf/GAA challenge at the Dubai Duty Free Irish Open.
Padraig Harrington and Lee Westwood both enjoyed excellent starts to the Dubai Duty Free Irish Open, while Rory McIlroy is three off the pace.
Rory McIlroy admitted he needs to improve his performance on the greens at Ballyliffin if he is to contend for the Irish Open title.
Final leaderboard from the Dubai Duty Free Irish Open at Ballyliffin.
Rory McIlroy feels he is better prepared than previous years for this week's Dubai Duty Free Irish Open.
Next year's Dubai Duty Free Irish Open will be played at Lahinch on the west coast of Ireland, and will be hosted by Paul McGinley.
Paul McGinley will succeed Rory McIlroy as host of the 2019 Dubai Duty Free Irish Open, with more taking the role in future years.
Jon Rahm has set his sights on major success after claiming a maiden European Tour title at the Dubai Duty Free Irish Open.
Scottish pair Richie Ramsay and David Drysdale were among seven players to qualify for this year's Open on Sunday.
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