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Mulligan and Kerr qualify in British Boys

County Louth’s Thomas Mulligan and Royal Portrush’s Peter Kerr were the only Irish qualifiers for Thursday’s matchplay stages of the British Boys Amateur Championship at Royal Birkdale and Southport and Ainsdale.

Mulligan and Kerr qualify in British Boys

New Ross star Ryan storms to three-shot Leinster Boys win

He might have started the final day three shots off the pace but New Ross' Michael Ryan brilliantly birdied three of his last five holes for a magnificent three-shot victory in the Titleist Footjoy sponsored Leinster Boys Amateur Open at Balcarrick.

New Ross star Ryan storms to three-shot Leinster Boys win

Ward and Hickey lead Leinster Boys, Dubai star Thomas lurking

Kinsale's Gary Ward shot a best of the day 71 to snatch a share of the lead in the Titleist sponsored Leinster Boys Amateur Open at Balcarrick.

Ward and Hickey lead Leinster Boys, Dubai star Thomas lurking

Mairead Martin shoots brilliant 74 to lead Irish at Fairhaven Trophy

Killarney's Mairead Martin fired a super one under 74 to lead the Irish in the Fairhaven Trophy at Fairhaven.

Mairead Martin shoots brilliant 74 to lead Irish at Fairhaven Trophy

Mulligan third behind stunning Penge in Peter McEvoy Trophy

Laytown and Bettystown's Thomas Mulligan closed with rounds of 68 and 74 to finish a fine third behind runaway winner Marco Penge in the Peter McEvoy Trophy at Copt Heath near Birmingham.

Mulligan third behind stunning Penge in Peter McEvoy Trophy

Amateur round-up: Espirito Santo Trophy; European Senior Ladies; Private Home Care Finals; Junior Players

Ireland's trio of Paula Grant, Maria Dunne and Mary Doyle have been drawn with Chinese Taipei and Norway the World Amateur Team Championships, which start in Japan on Wednesday.

Amateur round-up: Espirito Santo Trophy; European Senior Ladies; Private Home Care Finals; Junior Players

Lester qualifies with ease in Scotland

Hermitage's Rowan Lester cruised into the matchplay stages of the British Boys Amateur Championship when finished tied for third behind Scots Calum Fyfe and Christopher Curran in strokeplay qualifying at Prestwick and Dundonald Links.

Lester qualifies with ease in Scotland

Lester leads British Boys after opening 72

Hermitage’s Rowan Lester grabbed the first round lead in the Boys Amateur Championship with an even-par round of 72 at Dundonald Links.

Lester leads British Boys after opening 72

Le Blanc top boy in Peter McEvoy Trophy chase

The Island's Kevin Le Blanc is the leading Irish player at the halfway stage of the prestigious Peter McEvoy Trophy at Copt Heath.

Le Blanc top boy in Peter McEvoy Trophy chase

Leona takes up the baton at Prestwick

Leona MaguireLeona Maguire. Leona Maguire fired an eagle and five birdies in a four under 70 to leap-frog twin sister Lisa and move into contention in the Ladies’ British Open Amateur Strokeplay Championship at Prestwick.