Morgan set for Mullingar miracle: "You can either get back to life and live it or watch life and let it pass you by"
Des Morgan is determined to “live life” and chase his Mullingar Scratch Cup dream just 10 weeks after a four-hour operation to have a faulty heart defibrillator replaced.
Mick McGeady and Paul Cutler finished in style but came up two shots adrift as James Hepworth won the 888poker.com Astbury Hall Classic after a dramatic three-way play-off.
David Higgins hit eight birdies in a rollercoaster 69 to make the cut in the weather-delayed Madeira Islands Open – Portugal – BPI.
Lucan’s Richie O’Donovan fired eight birdies in a five under 67 to share the first round lead in the Welsh Amateur Open Strokeplay at Royal Portcawl.
Rumours of a split between Rory McIlroy and Horizon Sports Management have been rife in tour circles for weeks.
Stephanie Meadow is now sixth in the World Amateur Golf Ranking following yet another win on the college circuit for the University of Alabama.
Padraig Harrington was forced to finish with a brace of unlikely birdies just to keep alive his hopes of making the cut in the HP Byron Nelson Championship in Texas.
Damien McGrane prpdocued one of his trademark scrambling perforrmances to open with a one under 71 in the Madeira Islands Open – Portugal – BPI.
Headfort’s Brian Casey won’t be defending his title but a host of top players will still be chasing their place in the history books in this weekend’s Mullingar Scratch Cup.