Latest News

For all the latest on what I'm doing on and off the course.

Commercial Bank Qatar Masters
22 February 2018

Darren plays in the Commercial Bank Qatar Masters at Doha Golf Club in Qatar, his first appearance in the event since 2011, when he finished 12th. This was, of course, the year he famously lifted the Claret Jug at Royal St Georges to win the Open Championship. He also played in the inaugural event back in 1998, f...

Read More


NBO Oman Open
18 February 2018

Darren played in the inaugural NBO Oman Open at Al Mouj Golf in Muscat, Oman. This was a new event on the European Tour International Schedule staged at the stunning Greg Norman designed course which played host to the NBO Golf Classic Grand Final from 2015 to 2017, the season ending finale on the Challenge Tour....

Read More


Darren On Dubai Duty Free Irish Open Host Rota
5 February 2018

A new and exciting era for the Dubai Duty Free Irish Open was unveiled today with news that the tournament, from 2019 onwards, will be hosted annually by some of the greats of the Irish game. Utilising the model that has seen the British Masters return successfully to the European Tour International Schedule in r...

Read More


Maybank Championship
4 February 2018

Darren played in the Maybank Championship this week at Saujana Golf and Country Club in the city of Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. He shot rounds of 72 68 and 79 to finish on seven over par. India's Shubhankar Sharma won the event on twenty one under par, his second victory of the 2018 season having claimed his...

Read More


Omega Dubai Desert Classic
28 January 2018

Darren began his 2018 season playing in the Omega Dubai Desert Classic at Emirates Golf Club, in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. He shot rounds of 75 and 77 missing the halfway cut. China's Haotong Li won the title finishing on 23 under par, just one shot ahead of Northern Ireland's Rory McIlroy. Darr...

Read More


Darren Clarke - Day and Night
5 December 2017

Darren brings you an exclusive signature collection created in conjunction with one of the world's leading fragrance houses. Day and Night is the epitome of luxury and elegance and each piece is presented in an exquisite hand made case. So if you're looking for a gift for that special someone or treating yourself, then...

Read More


AfrAsia Bank Mauritius Open
3 December 2017

Darren played in the AfrAsia Bank Mauritius Open at The Heritage Golf Club, Domaine de Bel Ombre, where he shot rounds of 76 and 72, missing the halfway cut which fell at one under par. South Africa's Dylan Frittelli won the event following a sudden-deah play-off with Arjun Atwal after both players finished on s...

Read More


Darren And Team Win Gary Player Invitational
27 November 2017

Darren played in the Gary Player Invitational at Sun City in South Africa and led his team to a seven shot victory over tournament host Gary Player. Darren was joined by Brian Mitchell (14), Doug Jackson (12) and Grant Horsfield (9) and they finished on a fantastic twenty one under par to lift the Baobob Trophy. In the i...

Read More


Jordan's AYLA Golf Championship
7 October 2017

Darren finished in a tie for 18th in Jordan's AYLA Golf Championship on the Mena Tour, of which he is patron. He shot rounds of 76 76 and 71 to finish four over par. England's Jamie Elson won the tournament following a play-off against compatriot Luke Joy after both players finished on seven under par. Ayla's ...

Read More


Beko Classic Pro-Am
1 October 2017

Darren played in the Beko Classic Pro-Am at The National Golf Club in Belek, Turkey where he finished in a tie for 18th. The National Golf Club is one of Turkey's finest which was designed by David Feherty and David Jones and is a magnificent tree-lined course with the Taurus mountains forming a stunning backdro...

Read More


The Golf Citizen Abu Dhabi Open
27 September 2017

Darren returned to the UAE to play in The Golf Citizen Abu Dhabi Open at the stunning Yas Links in Abu Dhabi, a 54 hole event on the Mena Tour of which Darren is patron. Darren shot rounds of 70 73 and 73 to finish on level par and in a tie for 26th. South Africa's Kyle Barker won the evemt pm fourteen unde...

Read More


Dubai Creek Open
13 September 2017

Darren played in the Dubai Creek Open at Dubai Creek Golf & Yacht Club where he finished in a tie for 16th. He shot rounds of 68 69 and 74 to finish on two under par. South Africa's MG Keyser won the event on thirteen under par. For more details on the Mena Tour please click ...

Read More


D+D REAL Czech Masters
2 September 2017

Darren played in the D+D REAL Czech Masters at Albatross Golf Resort in Prague, where he shot rounds of 74 and 76, missing the halfway cut which fell at one over par. Darren's next event is in Dubai where he plays in the Dubai Creek Open, a 3 day event from the 10th -13th September,  which is on the Mena To...

Read More


146th Open Championship
23 July 2017

Darren played in the 146th Open Championship at Royal Birkdale Golf Club in Southport, Merseyside. He shot rounds of 75 and 73 in the worst of the weather on the opening two days and missed the halfway cut which fell at five over par. Twenty three year old Jordan Spieth won the title on twelve under par, ...

Read More


Aberdeen Asset Management Scottish Open
14 July 2017

Darren was forced to withdraw from the Aberdeen Asset Management Scottish Open at Dundonald Links in Ayrshire, due to a knee injury. Spain's Rafa Cabrera-Bello won the title following a play-off against England's Callum Shinkwin after both players finished regulation play on thirteen under par. He ...

Read More


Darren Clarke Schools Golf League
8 July 2017

The pupils from St Patrick's High School Keady met Darren on Pro-Am day at the Dubai Duty Free Irish Open in Portstewart Golf Club, where they handed over a cheque for an amazing £1,600 for Breast Cancer Now.  The Darren Clarke Schools Golf League raises money for cancer charities and a...

Read More


Dubai Duty Free Irish Open hosted by the Rory Foundation
7 July 2017

Darren played in the Dubai Duty Free Irish Open hosted by the Rory Foundation at Portstewart Golf Club in Co Londonderry, Northern Ireland where he missed the halfway cut. On Wednesday Darren played in the pre-tournament pro-am partnered by eldest son Tyrone who had brother Conor on the bag. Whilst it wasn'...

Read More


HNA Open de France
30 June 2017

Darren played in the HNA Open de France at Le Golf National where he missed the halfway cut. England's Tommy Fleetwood won the event on twelve under par. He is back in action next week in the Dubai Duty Free Irish Open hosted by the Rory Foundation at Portstewart Golf Club in Northern Ireland.  ...

Read More


Darren Clarke's Tavern
16 June 2017

Darren Clarke's Tavern officially opened tonight in Hilton Head, South Carolina - Darren's first venture into the bar and restaurant world.  For those of you travelling to this area for a golfing trip this has to be the place to see and be seen. Golf, great good and and Irish Pub!  The Irish i...

Read More


BMW PGA Championship
26 May 2017

Darren played in the flagship event of the European Tour, the BMW PGA Championship at The Wentworth Club in Virginia Water, Surrey, where he shot rounds of 73 and 77 to miss the halfway cut which fell at two over par. ...

Read More


Tshwane Open
5 March 2017

Darren played in the Tshwane Open at Pretoria Country Club in Waterkloof, South Africa, where he shot rounds of 74 and 77, missing the halfway cut which fell at level par. South Africa's Dean Burmester won the event on eighteen under par.  ...

Read More


Joburg Open
25 February 2017

Darren played in the Joburg Open at the Royal Johannesburg and Kensington Golf Club in Johannesburg, where he shot rounds of 75 and 73, missing the halfway cut which fell at four under par. Darren Fichardt won the event on fifteen under par. Darren now heads to Pretoria for the Tshwane Open which begins on Thursd...

Read More


Omega Dubai Desert Classic
5 February 2017

Darren played in the Omega Dubai Desert Classic at The Emirates Golf Club in Dubai, where he shot rounds of 75 and 72, missing the halfway cut which fell at one over par. Sergio Garcia won the tournament on nineteen under par. His next event is the Joburg Open in South Africa which begins on 23rd Februa...

Read More


Icons of Football 2017
24 January 2017

Darren captains the Rest of the World team of iconic footballers taking on Lee Westwood’s England team in a Ryder Cup style matchplay event to be played on 23rd to 25th June over The Brabazon course at The Belfry in Sutton Coldfield.  Darren’s team inclu...

Read More


Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship
22 January 2017

Darren played in the Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship at Abu Dhabi Golf Club, where he shot two rounds of 75, missing the halfway cut which fell at two under par. England's Tommy Fleetwood won the event on seventeen under par. He takes a week off before playing in the Omega Dubai Desert Classic which begins on Thursd...

Read More

The Darren Clarke Foundation

I launched the Foundation in 2002 with a view to giving something back to the game which has been so good to me...

Visit the site

The Darren Clarke Golf School

With a proven track record of successful past and present students, you will benefit from an amazing Irish location with stunning golfing facilities...

Visit the site

Upcoming Events

Commercial Bank Qatar Masters
22nd - 25th February 2018
Commercial Bank Qatar Masters
Tshwane Open
1st - 4th March 2018
Tshwane Open

Darren's Partners All Partners

Top