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Yorkshire golf: Oulton Hall pairing lift Morocco Matchplay seniors title

OULTON Hall duo Malcolm Crowson and Kevin Taylor have been crowned 2016 Morocco Matchplay seniors champions after victory last week in Marrakech.

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English men's amateur champion Dan Brown, of Masham (Picture: Leaderboard Photography).

Yorkshire golf: English champion Dan Brown hoists Red Rose flag high in South Africa

MASHAM'S Dan Brown fired three rounds in the sixties to place third in the South African stroke play championship at Kingswood Golf Estate, on the Western Cape.
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Charlie Thornton, pictured last October receiving the England Golf Boys Order of Merit trophy from Anthony Abraham, Yorkshire Union of Golf Clubs' chairman of selectors.

Yorkshire golf: Fulford's Charlie Thornton claims Portugal Intercollegiate crown

FULFORD'S Charlie Thornton has shown immediate signs that he is carrying last season’s form into 2017.

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Lindrick's Bailey Gill.

Yorkshire golf: Bailey Gill places seventh in Portugal with aid of flawless third day

LINDRICK'S Bailey Gill claimed a top-10 finish in the Portuguese International Amateur championship at Montado.

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Danny Willett, second right, and David Lipsky, left, wait at the third

Willett is stunned as Zanotti charges to the title

Paraguay’s Fabrizio Zanotti produced a stunning finish to win the Maybank Championship as Sheffield’s Danny Willett missed out on a first victory since last year’s Masters.

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In contention: Danny Willett

Sheffield’s Danny Willett leads way in Kuala Lumpur

Danny Willett takes a three-shot lead into the final round of the Maybank Championship in Kuala Lumpur as he looks to claim a first Tour title since victory at the Masters.

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Danny Willett, pictured at Rotherham Golf Club. Picture: Marie Caley NSST Willett MC 1

Danny Willett building confidence for defence of Masters

SHEFFIELD’S US Masters champion Danny Willett enjoyed a welcome return to form as Scotland’s Marc Warren equalled the lowest score of his European Tour career to set the pace in the Maybank Championship.

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Big plans for Leeds golf course

Big plans for Leeds golf course

The golf course at a Leeds stately home could be drastically altered to attract more players to the game.

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Spain's Sergio Garcia poses with the trophy after he won the Omega Dubai Desert Classic (Picture: Kamran Jebreili/AP).

Sergio Garcia ends three-year title wait

Spain’s Sergio Garcia moved back into the top 10 in the world after leading from start to finish to claim his 12th European Tour title, and first for three years, in the Omega Dubai Desert Classic.

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The Leeds Cup, professional golf's oldest trophy.

Yorkshire golf: Leeds Cup returns home to Cobble Hall

THE iconic Leeds Cup, professional golf’s oldest trophy, returns to its spiritual home, Leeds (Cobble Hall), after an eight-year absence.

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Hes behind you: Sheffields Masters champion Danny Willett and Tiger Woods prepare to tee off at the 11th hole. (Picture: AP Photo)

Wood continues to struggle as Fitzpatrick flies Yorkshire flag

Tiger Woods insisted he had not suffered an injury setback despite his comeback continuing in demoralising fashion in the Omega Dubai Desert Classic.

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Sheffield's Danny Willett defends the Dubai Desert Classic.

Hanson determined to keep knocking on door in Dubai

WOODSOME Hall’s Chris Hanson is not on the European Tour just to make up the numbers, even though the numbers he is producing on the course are pretty impressive so far.

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Danny Willett (Picture: Peter Byrne/PA Wire).

Danny Willett looking to reprise his historic chapter

Masters champion Danny Willett is hoping to kickstart a repeat of last year’s history as he prepares to defend his Omega Dubai Desert Classic title this week.

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Woodsome Hall's Chris Hanson with Abzorb director Steve Beeby.

Yorkshire golf: Chris Hanson making most of ‘bonus’ appearances on ‘Desert Swing’

tHE ‘Desert Swing’ section of the 2016 European Tour was not unlike a mirage to Woodsome Hall’s Chris Hanson.

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Golfer Chris Hanson.

Wang has Augusta on his mind after lifting third European title

Korea’s Wang Jeunghun is on course for a Masters debut after claiming a third European Tour title in just his 29th event by beating Jaco van Zyl and Joakim Lagergren in a play-off for the Commercial Bank Qatar Masters.

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Masham's Dan Brown, left, and The Oaks' James Walker are in GB&I's initial 19-man Walker Cup squad.

Yorkshire golf: White Rose duo Dan Brown and James Walker named in initial Walker Cup squad

MASHAM'S Dan Brown and James Walker (The Oaks) have been included in an initial 19-man squad for the Great Britain & Ireland Walker Cup team.

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Tommy Fleetwood of England holds the trophy after he won the Abu Dhabi Golf Championship.

Fleetwood eyes Masters debut after Abu Dhabi victory

England’s Tommy Fleetwood has a Masters debut in his sights after a brilliant burst of scoring helped secure his second European Tour title in the Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship.

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Germany's Martin Kaymer.

Conscientious Martin Kaymer takes midway lead in Abu Dhabi

A guilty conscience paid dividends for Martin Kaymer as the three-time winner surged into the halfway lead in the Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship.

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HENRIK STENSON: Was not hampered by a lack of practice in the first round in Abu Dhabi.

Relaxed Henrik Stenson aims to add silverware to Claret Jug

European No 1 Henrik Stenson believes he can win more major titles after starting his 2017 campaign with a stunning opening round in the Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship.

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European Ryder Cup captain Thomas Bjorn

Ryder Cup shake-up opens the door to players in form

Ryder Cup captain Thomas Bjorn believes Europe had to “move with the times” after significant changes were announced to the qualification process.

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