One of the all-time Dublin Gaelic football greats, Ray Cosgrove, treasures his 2002 All-Star award, but when it comes to sporting glory these days, nothing beats a round with pals at Edmondstown in the foothills of the Dublin Mountains.
There’s rarely a bad time for a few bars of “The Banks Of My Own Lovely Lee” and the ladies of Kinsale Golf Club made sure they gave it everything in the singing department after they beat Dun Laoghaire 2-1 to capture the AIG Women’s Junior Foursomes and their first All Ireland title at Shandon Park.
A week before the Ryder Cup, America’s two warring golfers are doing their bit to fuel European hopes with Bryson DeChambeau revealing he has “wrecked his hand” preparing for a long-drive contest while Brooks Koepka has called the biennial dust-up “a bit hectic, a bit odd” and expressed frustration that he “can’t take naps”.
The European Ryder Cup team will be finalised after the BMW PGA Championship today and it has the potential to be a real nail-biter for Shane Lowry and skipper Pádraig Harrington, who must add three wildcards to the nine automatic qualifiers this evening.
Three months prior to her 10th birthday, Leona Maguire was to have joined her twin sister, Lisa, at the All-Ireland Swimming Championships at Mosney. Instead, a newly-acquired interest in golf drew her to a four-hole competition at the Castle Hume GC in Enniskillen. Which she won.
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