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Olympics date squeeze forces 2016 Irish Open out of Open Qualifying Series

It will be back in the fold in 2017 but because of pressure on dates caused by golf's return to the Olympic Games, next year's Dubai Duty Free Irish Open will not be part of the The Open Qualifying Series.

Olympics date squeeze forces 2016 Irish Open out of Open Qualifying Series

Tuesday qualifier for 2016 Dubai Duty Free Irish Open — Irish PGA pros must play for just one place

Details have yet to be confirmed but we understand that they days when the PGA professionals from the Irish Region got a set number of spots in the Irish Open may be at an end.

Tuesday qualifier for 2016 Dubai Duty Free Irish Open — Irish PGA pros must play for just one place

Rory power gives The K Club biggest Dubai Duty Free Irish Open ever

Rory McIlroy is clearly the host with the most after his decision to support the Dubai Duty Free Irish Open for another three years helped boost the prize fund by 60 percent to €4 million — the biggest in the event’s history.
 

Rory power gives The K Club biggest Dubai Duty Free Irish Open ever

Dubai Duty Free and Rory Foundation extend Irish Open deal to 2018 - money up to €4 million

As we reported last week, the European Tour has upped the prize money for the 2016 Irish Open, which will be held at The K Club. Dubai Duty Free and the Rory Foundation have also extended their agreement to back the event for another three years, boosting the prize money by 60 percent from €2.5m to €4m.

Dubai Duty Free and Rory Foundation extend Irish Open deal to 2018 - money up to €4 million

Tiger for 2016 Irish Open? Big prize fund increase on the cards

Tiger Woods could be set to make his return to The K Club for next year’s Irish Open — 10 years after the USA’s crushing Ryder Cup defeat and Darren Clarke’s tears of joy.

Tiger for 2016 Irish Open? Big prize fund increase on the cards

Irish Open announcement a month away; meanwhile, The K Club completes €20m renovation

The venue for the 2016 Irish Open may not be officially confirmed for another month or so, the European Tour says, but while we wait to see if they come to an agreement with The K Club, the Co Kildare venue has announced it has completed a €20 million renovation and extension of its Five AA Red Star hotel.

Irish Open announcement a month away; meanwhile, The K Club completes €20m renovation

Round up: Carey's pro debut in Tunisia; Lawrie and McGrane commit to The K Club

Monastir, Tunisia — Teenager David Carey will be unleashing all his power when the Alps Tour visits north Africa for the Tunisian Golf Open at El Kantaoui Golf Club's Composite Course today.

Round up: Carey's pro debut in Tunisia; Lawrie and McGrane commit to The K Club

Has Rory hooked Tiger for 2016 Irish Open at The K Club?

Next month's Dubai Duty Free Irish Open at Royal County Down promises to be one of the best ever. But sources close to tournament host Rory McIlroy reckon the world No 1 will go one better in 2016 by landing pal Tiger Woods. 

Has Rory hooked Tiger for 2016 Irish Open at The K Club?