Shane McDermott

Hood joins the legends with Leinster Youths win

Galgorm Castle's Jordan Hood joined some of the legends of the game on the list of champions when he captured the Leinster Youths Amateur Open Championship at Charlesland in Co Wicklow.

Hood joins the legends with Leinster Youths win

McCarthy, Doyle and Flynn shine at Faldo Ireland Championship

Forrest Little's Julie McCarthy, Athlone's Sean Doyle and Carton House's Darragh Flynn lead the way after the opening rounds of the 36-hole Faldo Ireland Championships at the Lough Erne Resort in Enniskillen.

McCarthy, Doyle and Flynn shine at Faldo Ireland Championship

Links specialists McGrane and Kelleher top "West" pre-qualifiers

Royal Dublin's Gary McGrane fired a superb 72 in the worst of the rain squalls to edge out Portmarnock's David Kelleher on countback to lead the nine pre-qualifiers for the Radisson Blu sponsored West of Ireland Amateur Open at County Sligo.

Links specialists McGrane and Kelleher top "West" pre-qualifiers