Advertisement
This site uses cookies to improve your experience and to provide services and advertising. By continuing to browse, you agree to the use of cookies described in our Cookies Policy. You may change your settings at any time but this may impact on the functionality of the site. To learn more see our Cookies Policy.
OK
Dublin: 16 °C Saturday 20 April, 2019

#In the Swing

From The42 McIlroy hoping to ride momentum in FedEx Cup play-offs In The Swing

McIlroy hoping to ride momentum in FedEx Cup play-offs

The Irishman is making his 2018 FedEx Cup debut after skipping The Northern Trust and the Northern Irishman feels good.

From The42 Matsuyama in three-way tie for Memorial lead as McIlroy and Spieth struggle In The Swing

Matsuyama in three-way tie for Memorial lead as McIlroy and Spieth struggle

Matsuyama carded a 65 to earn a share of the lead as Rory McIlroy and Jordan Spieth found themselves well off the pace.

From The42 Harrington scrapes into the weekend at the Travelers Championship but it's more bad news for Lowry In The Swing

Harrington scrapes into the weekend at the Travelers Championship but it's more bad news for Lowry

The Offaly man will need to have a strong couple of weeks to secure an automatic Ryder Cup place.

From The42 McIlroy seeks hat-trick but Tiger nowhere to be seen at Valhalla On A Roll

McIlroy seeks hat-trick but Tiger nowhere to be seen at Valhalla

The players took to the course for the first time ahead of the PGA Championship last night.

From The42 Phelan makes the cut as McIlroy and Tiger stalk Mickelson In The Swing

Phelan makes the cut as McIlroy and Tiger stalk Mickelson

The Irish amateur was one of just four non-pros to make the cut.

From The42 Tiger Woods' appearance fee is now a cool $3 million High Roller

Tiger Woods' appearance fee is now a cool $3 million

But one tournament said, ‘No thanks.’

From The42 In the Swing: Grace gets by with a little help from his friends Opinion

In the Swing: Grace gets by with a little help from his friends

Branden Grace’s amazing season is another example of the strength of South African golf, writes Neil Cullen in this week’s column.

From The42 In The Swing: FedEx series all about entertainment Column

In The Swing: FedEx series all about entertainment

Rory McIlory may have been the player of the year but the points system means it was Brandt Snedeker who walked away with the $10m.

From The42 In the Swing: FedEx shootout is golf at its finest Opinion This post contains videos

In the Swing: FedEx shootout is golf at its finest

Rory McIlroy will have to be at his best to fend off golf’s top names and take home the $10m bonus this weekend, writes Neil Cullen

From The42 In The Swing: Playing like this, no one can touch McIlroy Column

In The Swing: Playing like this, no one can touch McIlroy

What a difference a couple of months make, writes Neil Cullen.

From The42 In the Swing: Love's wildcard dilemma makes José's look easy Opinion

In the Swing: Love's wildcard dilemma makes José's look easy

As the FedEx Cup Playoffs head to TPC Boston, Neil Cullen looks at the Americans in contention for one of Davis Love’s four wildcards.

From The42 In the swing: how will Ollie whittle down his Medinah men? Column

In the swing: how will Ollie whittle down his Medinah men?

With the Ryder Cup selection deadline fast approaching it’s time for Jose Maria Olazabal to make some tough calls, writes Neil Cullen.

From The42 In The Swing: Bradley hits form at the right time Column

In The Swing: Bradley hits form at the right time

The American will be the name on the tip of everyone’s tongue ahead of his defence of the USPGA Championship.

From The42 In the Swing: Lowry reaps reward of shrewd Austrian move Caddy Shack

In the Swing: Lowry reaps reward of shrewd Austrian move

Last weekend’s second-place finish shows that Shane Lowry has got his schedule spot on, writes Neil Cullen in this week’s column.

From The42 In the swing: Irish eyes could be smiling on Sunday night Conjecture

In the swing: Irish eyes could be smiling on Sunday night

Our columnist believes it could be another Open Championship to remember for golf fans on these shores.

Fun-Loving Politician of the Day

No comment.

From The42 In the swing: Ted Potter Jr emerges from obscurity Conjecture

In the swing: Ted Potter Jr emerges from obscurity

The little-known golfer raised eyebrows last Sunday when he claimed his maiden PGA win, writes Neil Cullen.

From The42 In the Swing: A proud weekend for Donaldson - and for Ireland Column

In the Swing: A proud weekend for Donaldson - and for Ireland

Jamie Donaldson’s first Tour win was a long time coming but the Welshman did it in style, writes Neil Cullen in this week’s golf column.

From The42 In the swing: The Irish Open is finally upon us Conjecture

In the swing: The Irish Open is finally upon us

Neil Cullen analyses the upcoming event and suggests it has the potential to be an even greater spectacle.

From The42 In the swing: Major breakthrough brings Simpson front and centre Opinion

In the swing: Major breakthrough brings Simpson front and centre

Casual fans may not have known Webb Simpson before his US Open win on Sunday but he can no longer be ignored, writes Neil Cullen in this week’s column.

From The42 In the swing: Tiger back with a shot for the ages Opinion This post contains videos

In the swing: Tiger back with a shot for the ages

Tiger’s birdie at 16 was more difficult than his famous shot at Augusta, writes Neil Cullen, and it may turn out to be just as significant.

From The42 In The Swing: Donald back on top of the world Column

In The Swing: Donald back on top of the world

Our man Neil Cullen was at Wentworth to watch the world No1 take the BMW PGA Championship over the weekend.

From The42 In The Swing: A month to remember for newly-wed Dufner Riding High

In The Swing: A month to remember for newly-wed Dufner

The 35-year-old’s stock has risen substantially after two PGA Tour wins in the past three weeks.

From The42 In the swing: Matt finish at Sawgrass no more than Kuchar deserved Opinion

In the swing: Matt finish at Sawgrass no more than Kuchar deserved

One of golf’s good guys is also one of the game’s most consistent performers. Neil Cullen takes a look at Matt Kuchar’s win at The Players Championship.

From The42 In the swing: Oosthuizen shows post-Masters mettle Resilience

In the swing: Oosthuizen shows post-Masters mettle

The Masters runner-up has recovered impressively from his disappointment, writes Neil Cullen.

From The42 In the Swing: All hail Bubba Major Talent This post contains videos

In the Swing: All hail Bubba

Bubba Watson’s shot imagination is something few others can even dream about matching.

From The42 In the Swing: Easy come, easy go for McIlroy Conjecture

In the Swing: Easy come, easy go for McIlroy

We assess Luke Donald’s recent rise to world number one at the expense of Rory McIlroy.

From The42 In the swing: for Rory, this one's been coming Opinion

In the swing: for Rory, this one's been coming

The great Jack Nicklaus essentially told McIlroy that par golf would probably be enough to win on Sunday. It was.

From The42 In the swing: Mahan needed to prove that he can handle the pressure Opinion This post contains videos

In the swing: Mahan needed to prove that he can handle the pressure

Unfortunately for Rory, Hunter Mahan chose last weekend’s World Match Play Championship to prove that he’s no bottler, writes Neil Cullen.

From The42 In the swing: Bradley's spit takes the shine off California dream Opinion

In the swing: Bradley's spit takes the shine off California dream

The finale of the Northern Trust Open will be one of 2012′s stand-out moments, but what’s up with Keegan Bradley and all the spitting? Neil Cullen takes a look.

From The42 In the swing: Rock's improvement finally nets him a big payday Opinion This post contains videos

In the swing: Rock's improvement finally nets him a big payday

“It takes serious composure and confidence to hold off Rory McIlroy and Tiger Woods on the final day of a golf tournament,” writes golf columnist Neil Cullen.

From The42 In the swing: eyes turn east as big guns head to Abu Dhabi Opinion This post contains videos

In the swing: eyes turn east as big guns head to Abu Dhabi

The first few tournaments of 2012 have lacked golf’s star names, writes Neil Cullen, but that’s all about to change.

From The42 In the swing: Season's greetings as golf world reloads for 2012 Opinion This post contains videos

In the swing: Season's greetings as golf world reloads for 2012

Columnist Neil Cullen tees up for the new season by looking at what we can expect from golf’s major players in 2012.

From The42 In the swing: golf's big winners in 2011 Opinion

In the swing: golf's big winners in 2011

As we say goodbye to 2011 and look forward to 2012, golf columnist Neil Cullen picks his 10 big winners from the season just gone. How many would you have included?

From The42 In the swing: Donald's stellar season leaves us hungry for more Opinion

In the swing: Donald's stellar season leaves us hungry for more

“2011 is done and dusted, but 2012 can’t come quick enough,” writes golf columnist Neil Cullen as we put a lid on a brilliant year.

From The42 In the swing: Tiger proves that he never forgot how to get the job done Opinion

In the swing: Tiger proves that he never forgot how to get the job done

Rory McIlroy’s win set up a cracking finale in the Race to Dubai, but golf columnist Neil Cullen is already looking forward to what a resurgent Tiger can do next season.

From The42 In the swing: Rory's not the new kid on the block anymore Opinion

In the swing: Rory's not the new kid on the block anymore

McIlroy’s win in Shanghai is another significant yardstick as his professional rise continues, writes Neil Cullen in this week’s column.

From The42 In the swing: Disney dream come true for Donald Opinion

In the swing: Disney dream come true for Donald

Luke Donald’s performance on Sunday — and throughout the season — proves that he is unquestionably the world’s best golfer at present, writes Neil Cullen.

Man trapped in kid's swing for nine hours has to be cut free

The unidentified man did not sustain any life-threatening injures but what about the embarrassment?

From The42 In the swing: Weekend glory is only the beginning for Lewis Caddy Shack

In the swing: Weekend glory is only the beginning for Lewis

Ambitious and talented, Tom Lewis could be the next young golfer to make a big splash, writes Neil Cullen in this week’s column.

1 2