Pictures: The Irish Open 2012
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Tony Ward and Paul Wallace on the big games
McIlroy and McDowell fluff opening lines
RORY McILROY'S Aussie bandwagon shuddered to a halt in Southern California on a day in which even Sherwood specialist Graeme McDowell and tournament host Tiger Woods appeared to struggle on unpredictable greens.
Kerry's David Higgins leads Hong Kong Open after Round One
Ireland's David Higgins claimed a one-shot lead after the first round of the Hong Kong Open that saw Finland's Joonas Granberg suffer a bizarre disqualification.
Luke Donald leads by two after Round One in Sun City
Former world number one Luke Donald continued his recent resurgence by claiming a two-shot lead before bad weather brought an early end to the opening day of the Nedbank Golf Challenge at Sun City.
Adam Sandler hosts festive party
Adam Sandler welcomed a host of A-list stars at his annual Christmas party.
San Andreas to rumble into 2015
Dwayne Johnson's earthquake film San Andreas is set to shake up the box office, when it is released in cinemas in 2015.
Cowell sneers at Brand's revolution
Simon Cowell has taken a swipe at Russell Brand over the comedian's call for a revolution.
Britney considering retirement?
Britney Spears has said she may consider winding down to retirement after her Las Vegas residency has finished.
Perry, Swift join Grammys preview
Katy Perry and Taylor Swift have joined the line-up of stars set to perform at The Grammy Nominations Concert Live.
Gallagher slams outrageous stars
Noel Gallagher has said he thinks Miley Cyrus and stars like her would be better off trying to write good songs than being outrageous to get attention.
Keri Russell splits from husband
Keri Russell has split from husband Shane Deary.
Dianna Agron to make Glee return
Dianna Agron is set to reprise her Glee role for the show's 100th episode.
Stars pay tribute to Nelson Mandela
Idris Elba has led the tributes from the showbiz world following the death of Nelson Mandela.
Zhang Yimou sued for extra children
Chinese film director Zhang Yimou is being sued by two lawyers for breaking China's one-child policy, in what they are calling a protest against rich people flouting the rules.