Sky Sports to launch Ryder Cup channel
Broadcaster Sky Sports has announced plans to screen two weeks of non-stop golf including exclusively live coverage of the biggest event in the sport on Sky Sports 4. The channel goes live as 'Sky Sports Ryder Cup' at 6am on Thursday, September 18 and will show over 330 hours of golf across 14 days, including 36 hours of live coverage.
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Sun Jul 20, 2014
The Open: Stephen Gallacher subdued but positive
HE NEITHER looked nor spoke like a man who'd just recorded his best finish in a major.
Rory McIlroy returns to his real true love - winning
Rory McIlroy celebrates as he holds the Claret Jug after winning the British Open Championship at the Royal Liverpool Golf Club.
Charles Sale: Darren Clarke campaign to be named Ryder Cup captain built on charm
Darren Clarke is making a concerted bid to be named the next European Ryder Cup captain for the 2016 contest in America at the Hazeltine National in Minnesota.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
Bar raised for Scotland's Open flag fliers
MARC Warren and Stephen Gallacher, tied for 12th and 19th place respectively ahead of the final round of The Open this afternoon, each have an excellent chance of earning substantial pay cheques with decent finishes.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Father of ex-Ryder Cup skipper Sam...
Europe Ryder Cup player Padraig Harrington is watched by coach Bob Torrance during a practice session at Celtic Manor golf course in Newport, Wales on September 28, 2010 - by Glyn Kirk Torrance was best known for his work with two-time British Open champion Padraig Harrington, who he inspired to both his Claret Jugs in 2007 and 2008.
Coach Bob Torrance passes at age 82, son says
Justin Rose will enter this week's Open Championship at Royal Liverpool as the third-ranked golfer in the world after his victory Sunday at the Scottish Open.
Sat Jul 12, 2014
Martin Kaymer relishing his trip 'home' as German prepares to live...
Kaymer arrives at Hoylake in brilliant form having won the Players' Championship in May and the US Open a month later at Pinehurst Martin Kaymer does not conform to stereotypes.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
McGinley: No issue with McIlroy and McDowell
Europe's Ryder Cup captain Paul McGinley insists he has 'complete trust' in both Rory McIlroy and Graeme McDowell.
Poulter keeps his focus
Ian Poulter insists he won't be relying on a captain's pick to make Europe's team for the Ryder Cup as he heads into this week's Aberdeen Asset Management Scottish Open.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
Doors swinging at last-chance saloon for Lawrie
You've got to keep in the captain's good books so it was perhaps a blessing that Paul Lawrie didn't dole out the "spanking" he had jokingly threatened to give Paul McGinley during a challenge match between the pair at the former Open champion's own golf centre on the outskirts of Aberdeen yesterday.
Rory McIlroy: 'Lads trip' to Ibiza restored a smile to my face
Rory McIlroy of Northern Ireland said he felt flat after playing six out of eight weeks Rory McIlroy would not have been the first young man who has recently broken up to run off with mates for a week in Ibiza.
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Video: Paul McGinley urges fans to join in Tartan Tuesday fun at Ryder Cup
EUROPE captain McGinley says it is important to honour the host nation at the Ryder Cup and he reckons a blast of tartan at Tuesday's practice will do just that.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
Kevin Stadler leads Alstom Open de France at Le Golf National after opening with a 64
Kevin Stadler said all the right things after carding a flawless 64 to claim the lead after the opening round of the Alstom Open de France at Le Golf National on Thursday.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
Torrance backing McGinley
Sam Torrance believes European captain Paul McGinley will leave “no stone unturned” as he bids to retain the Ryder Cup in September.
Tue Jul 01, 2014
Dubuisson wary of Ryder Cup talk
Certain Ryder Cup rookie Victor Dubuisson is reluctant to accept he will make his European Team debut in less than three months.
Fri Jun 27, 2014
Lowry and Hoey stay in touch with leaders
Shane Lowry and Michael Hoey are just three shots behind the leaders at the halfway mark of the BMW International Open in Cologne.
Thu Jun 26, 2014
Ryder Cup 2014 at Gleneagles in Scotland: Book Stay-and-Play Packages Now
For the first time since 1973 and for only the second in the nearly 100 year history of The Ryder Cup , Scotland will host the international match play golf tournament this year, September 23-28, on the Jack Nicklaus-designed PGA Centenary Course at Gleneagles Hotel in Perthshire .
Hoey and Maybin looking to build on Irish Open displays
Michael Hoey and Gareth Maybin are in Germany this week for the BMW International Open hoping to build on positive performances at The Irish Open.