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Six of 20 Irish overcome PGA Europro Tour Q-School qualifiers

Headfort's Brian Casey tied for third and Simon Ward and Rory McNamara shared fifth as just six of Ireland's 20 hopefuls came through Stage One of the PGA Europro Tour's Q-School at five UK venues.

Six of 20 Irish overcome PGA Europro Tour Q-School qualifiers

Wind tests Irish at PGA Europro Tour Q-School

High winds made life hell for a host of Irish hopefuls at the first stage of the PGA Europro Tour Q-School in the UK.

Wind tests Irish at PGA Europro Tour Q-School

Selfridge can go back-to-back in the North

Moyola Park's Chris Selfridge remain on course to become the first player to retain the Cathedral Eye sponsored North of Ireland Championship since Paddy Gribben in 1999 with two convincing wins at Royal Portrush.

Selfridge can go back-to-back in the North

McNamara tops qualifiers as play suspended in West

Six hours and 35 minutes after their original 12:51 second round tee-time (pushed back 90 minutes due to a frost delay), David Barry, Michael Sinclair and Kevin Stack putt out on the 18th at Rosses Point at 19:26 on Saturday night. Headfort’s Rory McNamara captured the silver medal award to the leading qualifier but four players must to return to Rosses Point to complete the weather-delayed second qualifying round of the West of Ireland Amateur championship at 7.30am on Sunday.