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Revitalised Danny Willett reaping the benefits of a rest

Danny Willett believes taking a real break from golf has revitalised both his health and his game.

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Matt Fitzpatrick holds the trophy after he won the final round of the DP World Tour Championship at the Jumeirah Golf Estates  (AP Photo/Kamran Jebreili)

Golf: Sheffield’s Matt Fitzpatrick hails ‘really special’ record-breaking victory

Two years to the day after gaining his European Tour card, Matt Fitzpatrick won the DP World Tour Championship in dramatic fashion as Open champion Henrik Stenson clinched the Race to Dubai title.

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Matthew Fitzpatrick plays a shot on the 2nd hole during the final round of the DP World Tour Championship golf tournament at the Jumeirah Golf Estates in Dubai. PA Sport

Golf: Matt Fitzpatrick snaps up £1million prize with win at DP World Tour Championship

Sheffield's Matt Fitzpatrick won the DP World Tour Championship in dramatic fashion on Sunday as Open champion Henrik Stenson clinched a second Race to Dubai title in four years.

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DP World Tour Championship: Danny Willett slumps but Matt Fitzpatrick flies in Dubai

Danny Willett's Race To Dubai hopes are almost certainly over following a poor third round at the season-ending DP World Tour Championship.

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DP World Tour Championship: Putter pain slows Danny Willett’s Race To Dubai progress

Danny Willett is aiming to get his putting game going after continuing his steady progress at the DP World Tour Championship.

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DP World Tour Championship: Steady start for Danny Willett while Matt Fitzpatrick shines

It is so far so good for Danny Willett after the first round of the final event of the Race To Dubai – but he admits he could have done better.

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Danny Willett after winning the Masters

Danny Willett’s turbulent year enters the final straight

Danny Willett picked the perfect word to describe his year – turbulent.

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Danny Willett’s route to glory in Race To Dubai is laid out

Danny Willett now knows exactly what needs to happen for him to win the Race To Dubai this weekend.

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Danny Willett gets the excitement back after boosting Race To Dubai hopes in South Africa

Danny Willett admits he is excited about playing golf again after giving his Race To Dubai hopes a much-needed shot in the arm with a fine weekend at the Nedbank Golf Challenge.

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Autistic teenager from South Yorkshire is inspiring others to get into golf

Autistic teenager from South Yorkshire is inspiring others to get into golf

Yorkshire teenager Lewis Eccles is showing that he won’t let disability get in the way of playing golf – and he’s hoping his story will encourage more people to take up and enjoy the sport.

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Golf: I don’t really want to be out there, says Danny Willett as poor form continues

Masters champion Danny Willett has admitted that he doesn’t feel like playing, as the Sheffield golfer’s poor run of form continued at the Turkish Airlines Open.

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Turkish Airlines Open: Danny Willett slips further off pace as Race To Dubai chances wane

Danny Willett’s hopes of being crowned European number one suffered another blow as three over par 74 left him 16 shots off the lead at the Turkish Airlines Open.

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Turkish Airlines Open: Danny Willett confident his best form is returning after decent start

Masters champion Danny Willett believes he is close to rediscovering his best form after an encouraging first round in the £5.7million Turkish Airlines Open.

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Danny Willett is in action in the Turkish Airways Open this weekend

Golf: Danny Willett aiming for quick return to top in Race to Dubai

Danny Willett wants to quickly banish memories of the worst week of his career by reclaiming top spot in the Race to Dubai in the Turkish Airlines Open.

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Danny Willett: Third last in Shanghai. Photo: PA

Sheffield golfer Danny Willett slips off Race to Dubai top spot after disaster in Shanghai

Danny Willett was knocked off top spot in the Race To Dubai rankings after a disastrous outing at the WGC HSBC Champions in Shanghai.

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Barclay Brown

Sheffield golfing prospect off to compete in Algarve

Barclay Brown, from The Hallamshire Golf Club, will be hoping to emulate the feats of clubmate Matthew Fitzpatrick next week after qualifying for the final of the 2016 Telegraph BMW Junior Golf Championship at Portugal’s Quinta do Lago resort.

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British Masters: Injury forces Danny Willett out while Matt Fitzpatrick makes steady start to defence

Matt Fitzpatrick made a steady start to his defence of the British Masters title but Danny Willett was forced to withdraw due to his troublesome back injury.

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Lee Westwood fancies Ryder Cup captaincy in four years time

Worksop’s Lee Westwood has reiterated his desire to captain Europe’s Ryder Cup team in 2020, with a stint as vice-captain in Paris in 2018 a likely stepping stone.

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Matt Fitzpatrick reflects on whirlwind year ahead of British Masters defence

Matt Fitzpatrick admits winning his first European Tour title came much earlier than expected as he prepares to defend the British Masters this week.

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Danny Willett hugs caddy Jonathan Smart after the pair won the team event at the Alfred Dunhill Links Championship

Caddy: It was Smart to walk in Danny Willett’s shoes for a week

Danny Willett’s caddy Jonathan Smart admitted it was useful to see the other side of the game as he won the team event at the Alfred Dunhill Links Championship alongside the golfer he usually carries the bag for.

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