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Edinburgh Castle to stage TV golf shoot-out during Scottish Open

Edinburgh Castle is to be the venue for a glitzy golf event during the week of the Aberdeen Standard Investments Scottish Open at Gullane.

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Stephen Gray leads in Aberdeen. Pic: Kenny Smith

Lothians duo in contention at Scottish Par 3 Championship

Defending champion Louis Gaughan and Musselburgh’s Vikki Laing are both in the mix heading into the final day of the £20,000 Aberdeen Standard Investments Scottish Par 3 Championship in Aberdeen.

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Watch incredible moment Storm Hector demolishes Scottish Open tent

This is the moment a VIP marquee set up for next month’s Scottish Open golf championship was completely destroyed by the gale force winds of Storm Hector

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Stephen Gallacher with his son Jack

Stephen Gallacher gives role of caddie to his 17-year-old son

Stephen Gallacher is heading into a big run of events with a new caddie – his 17-year-old son Jack.

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Club captain Jean Macnab will take part in a fundraising event at West Linton

Lothians round-up: West Linton marathon; Craigmillar Park captain resigns in anger

Craigmillar Park members have been accused of putting the club’s future at risk. The claim was made by John Hall as he resigned as captain of the Capital club.

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Conor O'Toole and Greg McCaffer at Murrayshall

Four young golfers enjoy their trophy success

Young Lothians golfers have been making their mark in two big junior events.

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Richie Ramsay walks the course at Shinnecock Hills. Pic: Getty

Richie Ramsay now feeling at home on Major stage

Richie Ramsay realised he’d finally found his feet in the majors after producing his best effort so far when finishing just outside the top 20 in last year’s Open Championship and feeling there was “still so much more in the tank”.

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John Gallagher

Gallagher to play Scottish Challenge after Spey Valley win

Capital golfer John Gallagher has teed up his first SSE Scottish Challenge appearance in five years after winning a qualifier for next week’s event in Aviemore.

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Stephen Gallacher presents the Foundation trophy to winner Connor Wilson (Castle Park GC) at Cardrona Golf Club after his win. 'Pic: Kenny Smith

Connor Wilson is fitting winner of Stephen Gallacher Foundation Trophy

The Stephen Gallacher Foundation Trophy is in the hands of one of the players to have flourished thanks to the European Tour star’s support.

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Gemma Batty

Scottish women’s champ Gemma Batty happy to stay as amateur

New Scottish women’s champion Gemma Batty has no intention of turning professional.

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Gabrielle Macdonald

Gabrielle Macdonald into Women’s Championship final after marathon day

GUTSY Gabrielle Macdonald survived two marathon matches in the summer sunshine to stay on course for a second Scottish Women’s Championship.

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Calum Scott bids to emulate brother in Stephen Gallacher Foundation Trophy

Calum Scott bids to emulate brother in Stephen Gallacher Foundation Trophy

Calum Scott is aiming to follow in his older brother Sandy’s footsteps by winning the Stephen Gallacher Foundation Trophy this weekend.

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Gareth Wright

Gareth Wright wins Northern Open with birdie at the last

West Linton pro Gareth Wright has added the Northern Open to his impressive haul of Tartan Tour titles after digging deep on a nerve-wracking final day at Nairn Dunbar.

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Gabrielle Macdonald

Gabrielle MacDonald into last eight of Women’s Championship

Gabrielle MacDonald’s love affair with the Scottish Women’s Championship helped the Craigielaw player progress to the quarter-finals at Elie.

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Rickie Fowler won the event at Gullane in 2015

Rickie Fowler confirmed to play in Scottish Open at Gullane

Rickie Fowler has handed this year’s Aberdeen Standard Investments Scottish Open its biggest boost yet by confirming he’s returning to Gullane, scene of the American’s victory in the event.

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Jeev Milkha Singh with his son

Lothians round-up: McLaren misses out on a 59 | Naysmith’s Dispatch hope

Stuart McLaren had mixed feelings after winning the Cameron Bowl at Uphall, a Lothians Order of Merit event.

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Grant Forrest

Trackman investment has paid off for Grant Forrest

Grant Forrest has boosted his hopes of being a European Tour card holder next season after joining Rory McIlroy as a Trackman owner.

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Ian Dickson of Mortonhall

Retirement just what doctor ordered for Dispatch winner Ian Dickson

Retiral has been just what the doctor ordered for Ian Dickson’s golf career since he finished working as a GP in the Capital around three years ago.

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Mortonhall, represented over the week by Graeme Clark, Steve Scott, Ian Dickson, Duncan Hamilton, Alex Main won the 119th Dispatch Trophy after beating Tantalloon 2 in the final at the Braids. Picture: Greg Macvean

Mortonhall win Dispatch Trophy at first attempt

Mortonhall lifted the Dispatch Trophy at the first attempt after beating Tantallon 2 in a thrilling final in the event’s 119th staging at the Braids.

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The 119th Dispatch Trophy final will be between Tantallon 2 and Mortonhall. Picture: Neil Hanna

Two new teams make 119th Dispatch Trophy final

A new name will be inscribed on the historic Dispatch Trophy after Tantallon 2 and Mortonhall reached the final of the 119th staging at the Braids.

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