European Tour

SHANGHAI (AP) -- Nicolas Colsaerts of Belgium is among the longest hitters in golf. When he's hitting it straight, it can be a dangerous combination.
France's Levy leads BMW Masters in China
SHANGHAI (AP) -- France's Alexander Levy had five straight birdies in the middle of his round and finished with a 7-under 65 to take the lead in the BMW Masters on Thursday.
30 Oct 2014 - 8:16am - 0 Comments
Thorbjorn Olesen scrambles over closing holes to win Perth International
PERTH, Australia -- Thorbjorn Olesen of Denmark made a series of spectacular saves in defense of a shrinking lead to shoot a 1-under 71 Sunday and win the Perth International golf tournament by three shots.
26 Oct 2014 - 9:31am - 0 Comments
Thorbjorn Olesen grinds out third-round 67 to pad lead at Perth International
PERTH, Australia -- Thorbjorn Olesen's bunker shots and putting helped him grind out a 5-under 67 Saturday to lead the Perth International golf tournament by three strokes after the third round.
25 Oct 2014 - 10:19am - 0 Comments
Whiteford grabs lead from Olesen after Day 2 at Perth International
PERTH, Australia -- Peter Whiteford of Scotland had back-to-back rounds of 66 to hold a one-shot lead at the halfway mark of the Perth International on Friday.
24 Oct 2014 - 1:06pm - 0 Comments
Olesen, Wade set course record with 64s in first round of Perth International
PERTH, Australia -- Thorbjorn Olesen of Denmark and John Wade of Australia shot course-record 8-under 64s at the Lake Karrinyup Country Club to share the lead after the first round of the Perth International on Thursday.
23 Oct 2014 - 10:07am - 0 Comments
Jason Dufner returns from injury at Perth International after three months
PERTH, Australia – Jason Dufner is set to return to tournament play on Thursday at the ISPS Handa Perth International after missing nearly three months of golf during which he ''totally detached'' himself from the sport and didn't watch any of the R
21 Oct 2014 - 2:37pm - 0 Comments
Mikko Ilonen wins World Match Play by knocking off top seed Henrik Stenson
ASH, England -- Mikko Ilonen defeated top-seeded Henrik Stenson 3 and 1 in the final Sunday to win the World Match Play Championship.
19 Oct 2014 - 1:47pm - 0 Comments
Scott Hend wins Hong Kong playoff; first Australian winner since 1983
HONG KONG -- Scott Hend beat Angelo Que of the Philippines in a playoff to win the Hong Kong Open on Sunday and become the first Australian to win the event since Greg Norman in 1983.
19 Oct 2014 - 8:48am - 0 Comments
Mikko Ilonen, Henrik Stenson advance to World Match Play finals with wins
ASH, England -- Mikko Ilonen of Finland ended Joost Luiten's unbeaten run to set up a final later Sunday against top-seeded Henrik Stenson of Sweden at the World Match Play Championship.
19 Oct 2014 - 8:41am - 0 Comments
Luiten, Ilonen, Stenson, Coetzee reach World Match Play semifinals
ASH, England -- Joost Luiten extended his unbeaten run at the World Match Play Championship by easily defeating Spain's Pablo Larrazabal 6 and 5 Saturday to move into the semifinals.
18 Oct 2014 - 12:51pm - 0 Comments
Marcus Fraser fires 5-under 65, grabs third-round lead at Hong Kong Open
HONG KONG -- Marcus Fraser of Australia shot a 5-under 65 Saturday to take a one-shot lead after the third round of the Hong Kong Open, his first tournament after returning from an eight-month injury layoff.
18 Oct 2014 - 7:00am - 0 Comments
Stenson, Luiten reach quarterfinals undefeated at World Match Play
ASH, England -- Top-seeded Henrik Stenson defeated Thongchai Jaidee 2 and 1 to reach the quarterfinals undefeated after the opening three rounds of the World Match Play Championship.
17 Oct 2014 - 2:25pm - 0 Comments
Ernie Els celebrates birthday with two-stroke edge at Hong Kong Open
HONG KONG -- Ernie Els grabbed control of the Hong Kong Open with a two-stroke lead at the halfway mark by carding a 5-under-par 65 on his birthday Friday.
17 Oct 2014 - 9:23am - 0 Comments
Strong closing stretch boosts Henrik Stenson to win at World Match Play
ASH, England -- Defending champion Graeme McDowell's comeback fell short, while Henrik Stenson rallied from three holes down with success at the World Match Play Championship on Thursday.
16 Oct 2014 - 12:38pm - 0 Comments
Jyoti Randhawa holds the lead after the first round of the Hong Kong Open
HONG KONG -- Jyoti Randhawa shot a 6-under 70 Thursday to take a one-stroke lead after the first round of the Hong Kong Open. Angelo Que (65) was in second place, one ahead of group of nine others at 66 that included four-time major champion Ernie Els.
16 Oct 2014 - 8:41am - 0 Comments
Defending champ Graeme McDowell starts World Match Play with win
ASH, England -- Defending champion Graeme McDowell and Victor Dubuisson began the World Match Play Championship with comfortable wins on Wednesday, three weeks after teaming up as one of Europe's top pairings in the Ryder Cup at Gleneagles.
15 Oct 2014 - 2:07pm - 0 Comments
Patrick Reed promises emotional golf at World Match Play in England
ASH, England – With his fist-pumping, spiky exchanges with spectators and brilliant play on the course, Patrick Reed was the standout American player in every sense in the Ryder Cup at Gleneagles.   Two weeks on, Reed is back on Briti
14 Oct 2014 - 3:10pm - 0 Comments
Heavy rain soaks course again, Levy declared winner of Portugal Masters
VILAMOURA, Portugal -- Alexander Levy of France won the shortened Portugal Masters after the third and final round was abandoned because of further bad weather Sunday.
12 Oct 2014 - 12:24pm - 0 Comments
Portugal Masters shortened to 54 holes, with Levy up by three shots
VILAMOURA, Portugal -- Alexander Levy will start the final day of the Portugal Masters with a three-shot lead after the rest of the field failed to catch the Frenchman while finishing a rain-hit second round on Saturday.
11 Oct 2014 - 1:45pm - 0 Comments