- Ryder Cup captain Paul McGinley tells Brian Carthy about preparations so far and his love of GAA
- Antonia Beggs joins Damien O'Meara to look ahead to the Irish Open at Carton House
- Miguel Vidaor, in charge of setting up the Carton House Irish Open course, talks to Greg Allen
- Greg Allen reports from Carton House ahead of the Irish Open
- Damien O'Meara talks to Greg Allen ahead of the Irish Open
World number two Rory McIlroy and Shane Lowry are among the early starters for the first round of the Irish Open in Carton House on Thursday.
The duo will tee off alongside 2006 winner Thomas Björn at 7.50am.
Paul McGinley, 2014 Ryder Cup captain, starts 20 minutes later with Nordea Masters Champion Mikko Ilonen and the Omega Dubai Desert Classic winner Stephen Gallacher
Padraig Harrington and Graeme McDowell begin their rounds at 12.50pm with defending champion Jamie Donaldson, while Darren Clarke tees off at 1pm.
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