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From The42 Wallabies' impressive form continues as Gatland's Wales beaten again Winning Streak

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

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

From The42 European Tour introduces the Shot Clock Masters to combat slow play No Time To Waste

European Tour introduces the Shot Clock Masters to combat slow play

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

From The42 Garcia edges out Luiten for another Valderrama victory in Andalucia Champion

Garcia edges out Luiten for another Valderrama victory in Andalucia

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

From The42 Brilliant Orange: Superb albatross helps Joost Luiten hold off Garcia at Valderrama Masters Dutch Courage
From The42 Strength of USA will make Ryder Cup 'even sweeter when we win' - Rory McIlroy Planet Rory

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

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

From The42 Brilliant Paul Dunne beats Rory McIlroy to the British Masters Flying The Flag This post contains videos

Brilliant Paul Dunne beats Rory McIlroy to the British Masters

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

From The42 McIlroy 'under pressure' to compete at this week's British Masters Forced Hand

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

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

From The42 Lowry and Harrington in the hunt heading into the final round at the Portugal Masters European Tour

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

Dane Lucas Bjerregaard leads the way in Vilamoura.

From The42 Rory McIlroy to consider break due to persistent rib injury Issue

Rory McIlroy to consider break due to persistent rib injury

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

From The42 McIlroy and Lowry struggle as Kevin Kisner retains US PGA lead after steady third round Out Of Contention

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

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

From The42 Kisner surges clear as McIlroy struggles at US PGA Championship As It Stands

Kisner surges clear as McIlroy struggles at US PGA Championship

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

From The42 McIlroy says Quail Hollow still 'gives you chances' Early Doors

McIlroy says Quail Hollow still 'gives you chances'

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

From The42 Improving McIlroy impressed by new caddie Praise

Improving McIlroy impressed by new caddie

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

From The42 'Today took as much out of me as any day that I've ever played golf' The Exorcist

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

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.

From The42 'It's a good time to back me' - McIlroy tips 20/1 shot McIlroy for Open win Wager

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

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

From The42 Out-of-sorts McIlroy must sort out putting 'nemesis,' says Greg Norman Putt Up Or Shut Up

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

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.

From The42 Gary Player backs Rory McIlroy to turn things around at the Open Cause For Optimism

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

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

From The42 Harrington left to rue disastrous third round as Cabrera Bello claims stunning Scottish Open Missed Opportunity

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

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

From The42 14-year-old becomes youngest Ladies European Tour winner Prodigy

14-year-old becomes youngest Ladies European Tour winner

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

From The42 'It's going to be carnage': Lowry questions new Irish Open phone policy Snap Happy

'It's going to be carnage': Lowry questions new Irish Open phone policy

Spectators will be allowed take photos on their mobile phones for the first time ever this week.

From The42 US Open champion Koepka reveals Johnson call helped him stay patient To The Fescue

US Open champion Koepka reveals Johnson call helped him stay patient

Some advice from world number one helped Brooks Koepka win the US Open.

From The42 For the seventh straight time at a major there's a first-time winner as Brooks Koepka takes US Open Maiden Win

For the seventh straight time at a major there's a first-time winner as Brooks Koepka takes US Open

Brooks Koepka the latest man to make a breakthrough, fending off the challenge of Brian Harman and Hideki Matsuyama.

From The42 Justin Thomas makes US Open history with stunning third round at Erin Hills to take control Remarkable This post contains videos

Justin Thomas makes US Open history with stunning third round at Erin Hills to take control

The American shot a 63, becoming the first player to ever card a nine under par at the competition.

From The42 Nightmare for McIlroy as Rickie Fowler conjures history-equalling opening round at US Open Rory's Story

Nightmare for McIlroy as Rickie Fowler conjures history-equalling opening round at US Open

The 28-year-old sits on six-over par, a whopping 13 shots behind the impressive leader.

From The42 'Erin Hills is like a links course on steroids' US Open

'Erin Hills is like a links course on steroids'

Spaniard Jon Rahm is looking forward to the challenge in Wisconsin.

From The42 Are the US Open venues too difficult? Adam Scott thinks so Brutal

Are the US Open venues too difficult? Adam Scott thinks so

“Let’s just have something that’s a challenge and interesting,” said Scott.

From The42 He's back! McIlroy declares himself fit for US Open Major Man

He's back! McIlroy declares himself fit for US Open

Having skipped the Memorial Tournament in a bid to put a rib issue behind him, McIlroy has no intention of missing this month’s Major.

From The42 'There's no greater joy as a parent': Family comes first for Mickelson as he skips US Open Priorities

'There's no greater joy as a parent': Family comes first for Mickelson as he skips US Open

It’s the only Major he hasn’t won, but Phil will instead attend his daughter’s graduation.

From The42 Rory McIlroy faces a race against time to be fit for the US Open Golf

Rory McIlroy faces a race against time to be fit for the US Open

McIlroy withdrew from the Memorial Tournament as he continues to recover from a rib injury.

From The42 McIlroy withdraws from BMW PGA Championship Ribbed Displeasure

McIlroy withdraws from BMW PGA Championship

The European Tour’s headline event will not feature the world number two next week at Wentworth.

From The42 McIlroy and DJ to form star-studded pairing at Players Championship BIG GUNS

McIlroy and DJ to form star-studded pairing at Players Championship

Shane Lowry and Graeme McDowell are also in the field at Sawgrass this week.

From The42 Paul Dunne misses out on first European Tour title after losing play-off So Close

Paul Dunne misses out on first European Tour title after losing play-off

The Wicklow golfer was beaten by Edoardo Molinari in Morocco but still recorded his career best-ever finish.

From The42 Deja vu or a major breakthrough? Opportunity knocks for Garcia Olé!

Deja vu or a major breakthrough? Opportunity knocks for Garcia

Sergio Garcia has suffered his share of heartbreaks, but victory at the Masters would be particularly significant at Augusta this weekend.

From The42 'You're an idiot' - Masters contender McGirt recalls Tiger exchange Awkward

'You're an idiot' - Masters contender McGirt recalls Tiger exchange

A disagreement with the superstar changed his approach, with the American now in contention at Augusta.

From The42 'It sucks really bad' - Frustrated Dustin Johnson explains Augusta withdrawal Hurt

'It sucks really bad' - Frustrated Dustin Johnson explains Augusta withdrawal

Discussing his withdrawal from the Masters without playing a shot, the world number one said: “I just can’t swing.”

From The42 Player and Nicklaus pay emotional tribute to Arnold Palmer as 2017 Masters gets underway Augusta

Player and Nicklaus pay emotional tribute to Arnold Palmer as 2017 Masters gets underway

“It is a wonderful but in one respect difficult day.”

From The42 Johnson: I always knew I could be number one... once Tiger stopped playing DJ

Johnson: I always knew I could be number one... once Tiger stopped playing

Heading into the Masters as favourite, Dustin Johnson said it took the absence of Tiger Woods to make him believe he could be number one.

From The42 'I did about everything I could' - Tiger Woods rules himself out of Masters Setback

'I did about everything I could' - Tiger Woods rules himself out of Masters

A 14-time major champion, the US star will miss the competition as he continues his recovery from a back injury.

From The42 Agent dismisses report claiming Woods unlikely for Masters Eldrick

Agent dismisses report claiming Woods unlikely for Masters

“There’s not been a decision one way or the other,” says Mark Steinberg.

From The42 McIlroy forced to wait to reclaim top spot as rival Dustin Johnson takes victory in Mexico Respect The Dj

McIlroy forced to wait to reclaim top spot as rival Dustin Johnson takes victory in Mexico

The Northern Irishman carded his worst round of the weekend to finish four shots back.