Organisers of golf’s Open Championship have scotched reports that this year’s event is cancelled.
An official statement has been released to say they are assessing their options but postponement has not been ruled out.
Chief executive of the R&A Martin Slumbers says they are working to find a solution as soon as they can.
The Masters at Augusta and the PGA Championship have already been cancelled due to the coronavirus pandemic.
With the golf courses closed and all competitions postponed, local golfer Leona Maguire who has been participating on the professional scene in recent years and travelling the world has seen an upside to the current situation as she find herself at home.
Speaking to the Sportsdesk the Cavan native remarked that she is making the most of her time
And you can hear an extensive interview with Leona on our weekend sports programs