Horsfield absence a blow for GB&I
The mystery surrounding Sam Horsfield’s decision to stand down from the GB&I Walker Cup team for “personal reasons” — “very personal reasons” according to his University of Florida college coach of a few days, JC Deacon — is not only bad news for GB&I, it also creates an unhelpful void
US Amateur: Solid Dunne refuses to budge at Olympia Fields; reaches quarters and looks dangerous
Paul Dunne is making a habit of creating history and if he wins against the confident young American Bryson DeChambeau in today’s quarter-finals of the US Amateur Championship he will become the first Irishman to reach the last four since Joe Carr at Pebble Beach 54 years ago.
Dunne beats food poisoning to progress as Hurley and Sharvin face US Amateur KO
Greystones’ Paul Dunne battled food poisoning and exhaustion to qualify for today’s first matchplay round of the weather-delayed US Amateur Championship but Gary Hurley and Cormac Sharvin face an uphill task to keep their hopes alive.