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Connolly back in the Brighton fold after personal issue is 'resolved'
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Connolly back in the Brighton fold after personal issue is 'resolved'

Aug 19th 2021, 3:34 PM 16,204 Views 6 Comments

Having missed the win over Burnley, the Ireland forward is available again ahead of Saturday’s Premier League fixture with Watford.

Leona Maguire battles back from difficult start to day two to stay one off the lead in California
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Leona Maguire battles back from difficult start to day two to stay one off the lead in California

Jun 12th 2021, 9:43 AM 2,640 Views 1 Comment

‘Really proud of how I hung in there and battled back,’ the Cavan woman said. ‘Kept myself in the tournament.’

McIlroy fires six birdies to sit two shots off lead at halfway mark in California
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McIlroy fires six birdies to sit two shots off lead at halfway mark in California

Feb 15th 2020, 10:58 AM 5,214 Views 1 Comment

American Matt Kuchar continues to lead at the Genesis Invitational.

Stephanie Meadow makes strong start at Australian Open
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Stephanie Meadow makes strong start at Australian Open

Feb 13th 2020, 2:45 PM 1,659 Views 0 Comments

Leona Maguire, meanwhile, was slower out of the blocks.

Sane ‘close’ to Man City return after five months out with knee ligament damage
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Sane ‘close’ to Man City return after five months out with knee ligament damage

Jan 7th 2020, 8:46 AM 3,296 Views 0 Comments

The winger has been absent since sustaining injury against Liverpool in August.

McIlroy leads after brilliant 62 at WGC-FedEx St Jude Invitational featuring three straight birdies
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McIlroy leads after brilliant 62 at WGC-FedEx St Jude Invitational featuring three straight birdies

Jul 28th 2019, 6:30 AM 10,939 Views 14 Comments

The four-time major winner fired an eight-under par 62 to stand on 12-under.

Harrington rolls back the years in Prague to sniff first victory in two years
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Harrington rolls back the years in Prague to sniff first victory in two years

Aug 25th 2018, 5:49 PM 13,543 Views 4 Comments

The three-time Major winner produced some sensational golf as he carded seven birdies on Saturday afternoon.

Harrington rebounds from loss of Tour card to mount challenge at Czech Masters
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Harrington rebounds from loss of Tour card to mount challenge at Czech Masters

Aug 24th 2018, 1:48 PM 7,482 Views 1 Comment

Meanwhile, there’s a four-way tie for the lead at the first FedEx Cup event in New Jersey.

Earls return to training could give Munster 'a massive boost' for Racing tie
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Earls return to training could give Munster 'a massive boost' for Racing tie

Apr 17th 2018, 2:25 PM 7,857 Views 21 Comments

The 30-year-old win will return to training with Munster tomorrow.

McIlroy moving through the gears to stay in touch with leaders in Dubai
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McIlroy moving through the gears to stay in touch with leaders in Dubai

Jan 26th 2018, 4:56 PM 4,784 Views 0 Comments

Jamie Donaldson has maintained his advantage but McIlroy is closing in.

Lowry and McDowell take share of the lead into final round in Florida
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Lowry and McDowell take share of the lead into final round in Florida

Dec 10th 2017, 9:26 AM 7,434 Views 1 Comment

“Hopefully the weather’s a little better and we can give ourselves a chance,” said McDowell.

Paul Dunne, Shane Lowry and Rory McIlroy all in the hunt at the British Masters
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Paul Dunne, Shane Lowry and Rory McIlroy all in the hunt at the British Masters

Sep 30th 2017, 7:12 PM 5,742 Views 1 Comment

Paul Dunne is in a five-way tie for second place heading into the final round.

Defending champion Harrington makes solid start in Portugal as he eyes history
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Defending champion Harrington makes solid start in Portugal as he eyes history

Sep 21st 2017, 9:15 PM 5,308 Views 3 Comments

In the ten-year history of the Portugal Masters, the title has never been successfully defended

Alan Judge showing once more why he should be in contention for Euro 2016
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Alan Judge showing once more why he should be in contention for Euro 2016

Jan 15th 2016, 9:43 PM 9,619 Views 8 Comments

The Irish midfielder has been in flying form for Brentford.

It couldn't be tighter at the top of the US Open and Shane Lowry is right in the mix
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It couldn't be tighter at the top of the US Open and Shane Lowry is right in the mix

Jun 21st 2015, 8:55 AM 10,403 Views 8 Comments

The Irishman charged into contention on moving day at Chambers Bay.

Wasps' bonus point win in Castres could make life difficult for Leinster next month
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Wasps' bonus point win in Castres could make life difficult for Leinster next month

Dec 7th 2014, 3:43 PM 3,723 Views 0 Comments

The Coventry-bound side are back in contention in pool two.

McDowell, Poulter angry at 'ridiculous' pace of play
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McDowell, Poulter angry at 'ridiculous' pace of play

Nov 8th 2014, 3:20 PM 7,286 Views 0 Comments

McDowell has a slender one-shot advantage with one round to play.

Lowry two behind Luiten going into Welsh Open final day
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Lowry two behind Luiten going into Welsh Open final day

Sep 20th 2014, 8:14 PM 2,137 Views 1 Comment

Lowry carded a three under par 68 to leave him on 12 under.

McIlroy one shot off the lead at Honda Classic
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McIlroy one shot off the lead at Honda Classic

Mar 3rd 2012, 11:01 AM 213 Views 0 Comments

The Northern Irishman narrowly trails Justin Rose and Tom Gillis going into the weekend.

McIlroy just one shot off the lead at Kolon Korea Open
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McIlroy just one shot off the lead at Kolon Korea Open

Oct 6th 2011, 2:33 PM 500 Views 0 Comments

Rory McIlroy lies just a single shot behind leaders YE Yang and Rickie Fowler at the Woo Jeong Hills Country Club.

Second-round 65 gives McIlroy a chance at KLM Open
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Second-round 65 gives McIlroy a chance at KLM Open

Sep 9th 2011, 8:36 PM 337 Views 0 Comments

The Northern Irishman could make it a week to remember for him and girlfriend Caroline Wozniacki.

McIlroy shoots impressive round to stay in touch in Akron
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McIlroy shoots impressive round to stay in touch in Akron

Aug 6th 2011, 7:28 PM 212 Views 0 Comments

Rory McIlroy’s three-under round of 67 left him just five shots off leader Adam Scott at the Bridgestone Invitational.