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Matt Fitzpatrick believes he is right on track to erase his Dubai disappointment after an opening 66 in the UBS Hong Kong Open.

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Sandburn Hall's Steve Robinson, England Golf's Coach of the Year for 2017, as he was last year (Picture: Leaderboard Photography).

Yorkshire's Steve Robinson is England Golf Coach of the Year - again

YORKSHIRE'S Steve Robinson has been named England Golf's Coach of the Year for the second year in a row.
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Tommy Fleetwood poses with the Race to Dubai trophy after the final round of the DP World Tour Championship (Picture: Kamran Jebreili/AP).

Fleetwood crowned European No 1 as Rose suffers late collapse

Spain’s Jon Rahm won the DP World Tour Championship as Justin Rose’s dramatic late collapse saw Tommy Fleetwood crowned European No 1 for the first time.

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Man hit with golf club after confronting dog walker on the fairway

Man hit with golf club after confronting dog walker on the fairway

A man was hit with a golf club after asking a suspected trespasser to leave a course in Yorkshire.

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Matthew Fitzpatrick from England plays a shot on the 2nd hole during the second round of the DP World Tour Championship. (AP Photo/Kamran Jebreili)

Dubai World Championship: Fitzpatrick sneaking under radar as Rose falters late on

Defending champion Matt Fitzpatrick claimed the halfway lead at the DP World Tour Championship after Tommy Fleetwood ensured the Race to Dubai battle would go down to the wire.

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Rotherham's Jonathan Thomson drives to victory in the Glenfarclas Open at Mar Hall.

Rotherham’s Jonathan Thomson wins European Tour card 14 months after turning professional

FORMER Yorkshire county player Jonathan Thomson birdied the last two holes at Qualifying School Final Stage in Tarragona, Spain, to win his playing card for the European Tour for 2018.

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Matt Fitzpatrick: Determined to win place in Ryder Cup.

Sheffield’s Matt Fitzpatrick determined to retain Ryder Cup place

Matt Fitzpatrick is targeting a second Ryder Cup appearance in Paris next year and already has clear ideas of how to ensure the result will be entirely different.

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EXPANSION: Leeds Golf Centre planning huge expansion plans.

Leeds Golf centre to create 30 roles

LEEDS Golf Centre has launched its bid to extend its facility into a multi-million-pound complex, with work set to start within a year, subject to approval.

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Sheffield's Matthew Fitzpatrick tees off on the 11th hole on the final day of the Nedbank Golf Challenge at Sun City. Picture: AP/Themba Hadebe

Nedbank Challenge: Grace dream comes true with home win

Branden Grace holed a stunning 40-foot putt on the 16th green to claim a home win at the Nedbank Golf Challenge hosted by Gary Player.

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Former Yorkshire champion Roger Mitchell answered a late call to action at Keighley and recorded a hole in one at the eighth.

Former Yorkshire champion Roger Mitchell takes short route to another ace at Keighley

FORMER Yorkshire captain Roger Mitchell did not know he would be taking a step back in time when he accepted a late invitation to play in a Texas Scramble event at his home club Keighley.

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Nicolas Colsaerts

Colsaerts in race to title as Pepperell prospers

Nicolas Colsaerts is in pole position to end a five-year victory drought after claiming a four-shot lead at the halfway stage of the £5.3m Turkish Airlines Open.

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Golf round-up

Homes plan for disused Yorkshire golf course is ready

Multi-million-pound plans to transform a disused golf course will be submitted next week by a developer aiming to build thousands of new homes in one of Yorkshire’s property hotspots.

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Paul Casey

Casey targets Ryder Cup return after renewing European Tour membership

Paul Casey believes he can make a “massive contribution” to Europe’s attempt to regain the Ryder Cup next year after opting to rejoin the European Tour.

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Britain's Matthew Fitzpatrick tees off during the 2017 WGC-HSBC Champions golf tournament at the Sheshan International Golf Club in Shanghai (AP Photo/Ng Han Guan)

Johnson in the groove quickly in bid for WGC hat-trick

A new putter helped world No 1 Dustin Johnson produce a stunning burst of scoring to claim the halfway lead in the WGC-HSBC Champions in Shanghai.

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USA captain Jim Furyk with the Ryder Cup in Paris.

United States captain Furyk pinning his hopes on youth to end 25 years of hurt – but leaves door open for Woods

Captain Jim Furyk believes the United States have “25 years of scars” to overcome to retain the Ryder Cup in Paris next year.

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Yorkshire pose with the trophy after winning the England Golf Senior Men's County Finals for the first time (Picture: Leaderboard Photography).

Yorkshire men claim their first England seniors crown at Goswick

YORKSHIRE became the English Senior Men’s County Champions for the first time on Thursday after a roller-coaster ride against Warwickshire in the last of three matches at Goswick, in Northumberland.

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Fulford's Jonathan Plaxton watches a shot on his way to a 9&7 singles win (Picture Leaderboard Photography).

Yorkshire overcome bad weather to move within sight of first English Senior Men’s County Championship

YORKSHIRE made themselves favourites to capture the English Senior Men’s County Championship for the first time with a second successive win at Goswick, in Northumberland.
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Andy King in action for Yorkshire seniors' team on day one of the English Senior Men's County Championship at Goswick (Picture: Leaderboard Photography),

Yorkshire edge Sussex on day one of English Senior Men’s County Championship

YORKSHIRE battled their way to victory on the first day of the English Senior Men’s County Championship at Goswick, Northumberland.

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Tommy Fleetwood

Fleetwood smokes course record at Carnoustie

Tommy Fleetwood shot a Carnoustie course-record 63 to claim a share of the halfway lead with defending champion Tyrrell Hatton at the Alfred Dunhill Links Championship.

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Irelands Paul Dunne celebrates with the trophy after winning the British Masters at Close House (Picture: Richard Sellers/PA).

Dunne keeps McIlroy at bay to win British Masters

Ireland’s Paul Dunne produced a stunning final round to hold off a thrilling challenge from Rory McIlroy and claim his first European Tour title in the British Masters.

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