Graeme McDowell Makes It Home, but Just Justely

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When it came to it, the man from Portrush was willing to venture his search for what he called the last-chance salon. Buried amidst the list of hopefuls signed up for the British Open final qualification – a Tuesday 36-hole on St. Anne's Old Links in England – the name of Graeme McDowell briefly appeared. […]

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Vilips leads cargo to Western Australia

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Karl Vilips has opened his 2019 American boy-amateur campaign with a bogey-free 69. Image: USGA The powerhouse that is Western Australian golf was clear to everyone when the American boy amateur started in Ohio today. Florida-born Perth ace Karl Vilips shares the lead after the first two-day qualification at the historic Inverness Club in Toledo. […]

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For Rory McIlroy, It All Started at Royal Portrush

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At the 17th hole there was a wait when players gathered at the tee. McIlroy stepped away to take some exercise swings. "I think I was probably caught when I thought about it a bit too much," he said. "I wanted to freshen up my head a little and start again with a new wave." […]

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PODCAST # 111: Guide to Royal Portrush and The Open

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In episode # 111, it is Open Championship week and we look at all of Australia's chances as the legendary old tournament returns to Northern Ireland for the first time since 1951. Our own man on the spot Justin Falconer has exclusive interviews for ITR with Queenslanders Cameron Smith, who expresses his love for Royal […]

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Long wait is over for McLeod

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by Justin Falconer at Royal Portrush Jake McLeod on Tuesday during the 2019 Open Championship at Royal Portrush. Jake McLeod has been waiting for eight months, but the young Queenslander is ready to live his dream in The Open this week. McLeod finished third at the Australian Open in November in Sydney and then took […]

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Tiger laughs at rival snub for The Open

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The walk, the practice sessions and even the delivery during his press conferences. Where once a spiky intensity was burned, he now sees his inquisitors confronted with something similar to rapprochement. Where he once did not give anything away, Woods seems to be more open to let us in. now and again. Maybe he's tired […]

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