Golf

WATCH: JP McManus Thrilled Ryder Cup Dream Has Become Reality

By Raffaele Rocca / July 25, 2019 /

Irish golf is set for an extended spell in the golfing spotlight following Shane Lowry’s Open Championship victory, with the announcement of Adare Manor as host venue for the 2026 Ryder Cup. Since reopening in April 2018 on completion of a two-year reconstruction commissioned by its owners, the McManus family, The Golf Course at Adare…

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Adare Manor named as 2026 Ryder Cup venue

By John Keogh / July 25, 2019 /

Limerick’s Adare Manor has been named as the venue of the 2026 Ryder Cup this afternoon after the Irish government and the European Golf Tour agreed a deal. The JP McManus owned golf course was revamped in recent years and has attracted the sport’s very best since it reopened last year. Ireland has only once…

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World No.2 Dustin Johnson to play JP McManus Pro-Am at Adare Manor

By Raffaele Rocca / July 9, 2019 /

With one yearto go until the eagerly-anticipated sixth staging of the JP McManus Pro-Am, golf fans have been treated with the news that the world’s second ranked golfer, Dustin Johnson, will compete at the event. In the latest announcement, Johnson is joined by nine-time winner on the PGA Tour, Matt Kuchar,2010 US Open champion Graeme McDowell, and Spaniard Rafa Cabrera-Bello,…

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WATCH: Previewing the course at Lahinch ahead of Irish Open

By Jack Neville / July 3, 2019 /

The Dubai Duty Free Irish open starts tomorrow in Lahinch Golf Club with a host of the world’s best golfers heading to the course to do battle. The Pro Am takes place today with Limerick hurler Cian Lynch paired with Shane Lowry . Ahead of the Irish Open, the Clare Champion have put together a…

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Forty-Four Teams Battled it out for glory at Shannon Chamber Golf Classic

By Ronan Coughlan / June 24, 2019 /

The annual Shannon Chamber Golf Classic was, once again, a real hit with members with forty-four fourballs battling it out for glory on the fairways and greens of Shannon Golf Club last Thursday. Always a popular event, and while regarded as a social and networking opportunity, the battle for supremacy is never far from the…

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Weekly Golf Notes

By Ronan Coughlan / June 17, 2019 /

Check out this week’s golfing notes! Newcastle West Golf Club Men’s Club Results Newcastle West Golf Club Classic 2019Friday 14th/Saturday 15th/Sunday 16th JuneKindly Sponsored by Brian Geary Toyota Raheen & Rathkeale1st: Declan Mooney/William Hanley/JP Ryan/Edmund Ryan. 102Pts.2nd: Peter Donovan/Daniel Donovan/Michael White/Colin Cleary. 100Pts.3rd: Frank Geary/Tony Davern/Colin Cleary/Ger Moloney. 98Pts. Open Singles – Thursday 13th June1st: Ronan Shire…

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Weekly Golf Notes

By Ronan Coughlan / June 12, 2019 /

Check out this week’s golfing notes! Shannon Golf Club Lady Captain’s Prize to Men: John Kelly(18) 43, Kevin Hehir Jnr(15) 41 B9, Lewy Halpin Jnr(4) 41. Gross: Damien Casey(3) 33 B6.  Castletroy Golf Club Volkswagen Masters – Sunday 9th JuneSponsored by: Frank Hogan Motors Men’s ResultsWinner: Eugene Hannon (13) 42 Pts2nd Nett: Paul O’Brien (25)…

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Mickelson, Rahm, Garcia, Stenson & Casey to Play the McManus Pro-Am in 2020

By Raffaele Rocca / June 4, 2019 /

Five-time Major champion Phil Mickelson is the latest addition to the JP McManus Pro-Am field, with the American superstar joining Ryder Cup stars Sergio Garcia, Jon Rahm, Henrik Stenson and Paul Casey also announced today in the impressive line-up being assembled for the sixth staging of the event, in 2020. All five players featured at…

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Weekly Golf News

By Jack Neville / May 10, 2019 /

Check out this week’s golfing notes! Shannon Golf Club Mens Singles: Andrew McRedmond(13) 42, Brian Quane(18) 41, Edward Hickey(2) 41. 9H Andrew Carew(18) 21 Ballyneety Golf Club Men  Open Singles May 2 1st   Graeme Loughman   41 points 2nd  Frank Lee                     37 points B/9 3  T’s charity…

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Weekly Golf News

By Jack Neville / May 3, 2019 /

Adare Manor Men’s Golf Club Men’s Open Singles 30 April 1st – Kieran O’Curry (17) – 39pts; 2nd – Gerard Barry (17) – 38pts); Gross – Liam Lenihan (3) -35pts; 4th – Jamie Morrissey – Visitor (9) – 37pts; Visitor’s Prize – Kevin O’Rourke (18) – 32pts.  CSS: 69 Adare Challenge Cup 27-28 April 1st…

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