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Irish Open: New Zealand’s Ryan Fox surprised to be leading after opening round at Mount Juliet

Ryan Fox carded eight birdies, including seven in his last 11 holes, for a flawless opening 64 at Mount Juliet; England’s Aaron Rai, Dale Whitnell and Jordan Smith part of a six-strong group on six under, with Scotland’s David Law and Ewen Ferguson another stroke back By PA Media Last Updated: 30/06/22 8:05pm Please use […]

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Who is Ron DeSantis? The man tipped to be next US President over Donald Trump

Florida Governor Ron DeSantis has become a frontrunner for the Republican presidential nominee race, even though he has not yet confirmed he will run for the White House. Mr DeSantis is widely speculated to be planning a Republican presidential bid for 2024, and former President Donald Trump has even said he wouldn’t rule out his […]

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Donald Trump’s legal adviser Pat Cipollone receives subpoena from January 6 committee

The congressional committee investigating last year’s attack on the US Capitol has summoned Donald Trump’s former White House counsel to testify following revelations about his central role in the events of January 6 last year. The panel’s subpoena was issued to Pat Cipollone on Wednesday, a day after a former Trump adviser gave bombshell testimony […]

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Ryder Cup: Lee Westwood argues LIV Golf Series participants should be allowed to play in team event

Lee Westwood is among several of golf’s top players to have signed up for the lucrative Saudi-backed circuit, despite sanctions from the sport’s established PGA Tour and DP World Tour; Ryder Cup record point scorer Sergio Garcia hopeful over future participation Last Updated: 29/06/22 8:15pm Lee Westwood is set to play in his second LIV […]

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FirstFT: Dramatic testimony sheds damning light on Donald Trump

Good morning. This article is an on-site version of our FirstFT newsletter. Sign up to our Asia, Europe/Africa or Americas edition to get it sent straight to your inbox every weekday morning Cassidy Hutchinson, a 25-year-old junior former White House aide, yesterday delivered the most methodical inside account yet of Donald Trump’s mood, actions and […]

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PGA Tour, DP World Tour expand and strengthen ‘strategic alliance’; partnership extended to 2035

The DP World Tour will guarantee growth in annual prize funds for the next five years, with top 10 players to gain PGA Tour cards for the following season; PGA Tour to increase its existing stake in European Tour Productions from 15 per cent to 40 per cent Last Updated: 28/06/22 11:01pm Please use Chrome […]

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Open Qualifying: Marcus Armitage and Sam Bairstow among 16 to book their place at St Andrews

Sixteen players from a starting field of 288 at four venues book spots for golf’s original championship through Final Qualifying, earning places in the field for The 150th Open taking place at the home of golf from July 10-17, live on Sky Sports Last Updated: 28/06/22 10:02pm Sam Bairstow has qualified for the 150th Open […]

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Golf talking points: Was Haotong Li’s celebration too much? What went wrong for Lexi Thompson?

Please use Chrome browser for a more accessible video player A dramatic final day at the BMW International Open saw Haotong Li win the competition with a 50 foot putt on a play-off hole, but it hasn’t been a straight forward journey for the 26-year-old. A dramatic final day at the BMW International Open saw […]

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2022 golf calendar: When are the majors? Key dates and venues for The Open, US Open and more

Sky Sports will show over 120 live tournaments in 2022 from across the PGA Tour, DP World Tour, LPGA Tour and Ladies European Tour schedules; all four men’s majors and all five women’s majors also live on Sky Sports Golf By Sky Sports Golf Last Updated: 20/06/22 12:43am Please use Chrome browser for a more […]

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US Senior Open: Padraig Harrington holds off Steve Stricker to claim maiden senior victory

Harrington carded a one-over 72 to finish a shot clear of Stricker, who charged up the leaderboard on the final day with a closing 65; Irishman becomes the third consecutive player to win the US Senior Open on their debut Last Updated: 27/06/22 6:30am Padraig Harrington’s US Senior Open victory is his first on the […]