European Tour

HOYLAKE, England -- There will be a horseshoe grandstand around the 18th green for the first time at a British Open as part of a number of course changes for this year's tournament at Hoylake.
Ilonen leads Nordea Masters by two shots over Noren after third round
STOCKHOLM -- Mikko Ilonen takes a two-shot lead over Sweden's Alexander Noren into the final round of the Nordea Masters as he seeks to end a six-year winless drought on the European Tour.
1 Jun 2013 - 2:15pm - 0 Comments
Manassero leads Nordea Masters after second round, Dodt makes two aces
STOCKHOLM -- Matteo Manassero remains on track for a second consecutive European Tour victory after taking a two-shot lead at the Nordea Masters on Friday. 
31 May 2013 - 5:57pm - 0 Comments
Manassero and Larrazabal share Nordea Masters lead after first round
STOCKHOLM  -- Matteo Manassero birdied his first six holes Thursday en route to a 6-under 66 and a share of the lead on the first day of the Nordea Masters on the European Tour.
30 May 2013 - 3:54pm - 0 Comments
Woods to return to revamped Turkish Open, official event in November
BELEK, Turkey -- Tiger Woods is returning to Turkey in the fall to play a European Tour event, this time over 72 holes of stroke play.
27 May 2013 - 11:31pm - 0 Comments
Manassero, at 20, wins BMW PGA Championship in three-man playoff
VIRGINIA WATER, England -- Italy's Matteo Manassero became the youngest champion in the 58-year history of the BMW PGA Championship on Sunday, beating England's Simon Khan with a birdie on the fourth hole of a playoff. 
26 May 2013 - 2:48pm - 0 Comments
Canizares leads Westwood after third round of BMW PGA Championship
VIRGINIA WATER, England -- Lee Westwood shot a 67 Saturday to move into second place, a stroke behind Alejandro Canizares, after three rounds of the third round of the BMW PGA Championship.
25 May 2013 - 3:40pm - 0 Comments
McIlroy and Donald miss cut at BMW PGA, Molinari leads after 36 holes
VIRGINIA WATER, England -- Rory McIlory was one of five 2012 European Ryder Cup players to miss the cut Friday in the BMW PGA Championship, while Medinah teammate Francesco Molinari took the lead at cold and wet Wentworth. 
24 May 2013 - 3:59pm - 0 Comments
Kingston leads after first round of BMW PGA, where big names struggle
VIRGINIA WATER, England -- Rory McIlroy could only manage a disappointing 2 over par 74, while defending champion and former No. 1 Luke Donald slumped to a 78 on a rain-affected first round of the BMW PGA Championship on Thursday. 
23 May 2013 - 6:02pm - 0 Comments
McIlroy still friends with McDowell despite leaving to form own company
VIRGINIA WATER, England -- Rory McIlroy has dispelled any split in his relationship with longtime friend Graeme McDowell.
22 May 2013 - 2:28pm - 0 Comments
Teater leads eight players into British Open via 36-hole American qualifier
PLANO, Texas -- Josh Teater shot a 7-under-par total of 133 on Monday to win the American edition of International Final Qualifying, and will lead eight players out of a field of 78 into the British Open in July. 
20 May 2013 - 9:55pm - 0 Comments
McDowell wins Volvo World Match Play, topping Jaidee in final match
KAVARNA, Bulgaria -- Graeme McDowell made amends for last year's final-round defeat to capture the Volvo World Match Play Championship on Sunday, defeating Thailand's Thongchai Jaidee 2 and 1 in the final at Thracian Cliffs.
19 May 2013 - 3:32pm - 0 Comments
Uihlein, son of Titleist CEO, wins Madeira Islands Open, first pro title
SANTO ANTONIO DA SERRA, Portugal -- Peter Uihlein of the United States won the Madeira Islands Open by two strokes after shooting a 4-under 68 on Sunday for his first career title in his 16th European Tour event.
19 May 2013 - 3:26pm - 0 Comments
McDowell, Jaidee, Aiken and Grace in final four at Volvo World Match Play
KAVARNA, Bulgaria -- Graeme McDowell reached the semifinals of the Volvo World Match Play Championship after knocking out defending champion Nicolas Colsaerts, whose day include the bizarre moment of taking a penalty drop inside a restroom.
18 May 2013 - 5:45pm - 0 Comments
Tullo leads Lee and Uihlein by one after third round of Madeira Islands
SANTO ANTONIO DA SERRA, Portugal -- Mark Tullo of Chile shot a 4-under 68 on Saturday to take a one-shot lead after the third round of the Madeira Islands Open on the European Tour.
18 May 2013 - 2:55pm - 0 Comments
Poulter eliminated as Volvo World Match Play moves to knockout stage
KAVARNA, Bulgaria -- Ian Poulter was eliminated from the Volvo World Match Play Championship after losing another round-robin match on Friday. 
17 May 2013 - 6:35pm - 0 Comments
Lee leads Uihlein and Tullo on foggy second day of Madeira Islands Open
SANTO ANTONIO DA SERRA, Portugal -- Scotland's Craig Lee took a one-stroke lead over American Peter Uihlein and Chile's Mark Tullo on Friday during the suspended second round of the Madeira Islands Open on the European Tour.
17 May 2013 - 6:05pm - 0 Comments
Saltman, first player out, leads by two over Bland at Madeira Islands Open
SANTO ANTONIO DA SERRA, Portugal – Lloyd Saltman of Scotland shot an 8-under 64 to match his best round Thursday, taking a two-shot lead after the first day of the Madeira Islands Open on the European Tour.
17 May 2013 - 1:29am - 0 Comments
McDowell wins on first day of Volvo Match Play, Colsaerts and Poulter lose
KAVARNA, Bulgaria -- Ryder Cup winners Ian Poulter and Nicolas Colsaerts were the unexpected losers on the first day of the Volvo World Match Play Championship.
16 May 2013 - 2:59pm - 0 Comments
McDowell praises European Tour at Volvo World Match Play in Bulgaria
KAVARNA, Bulgaria -- Graeme McDowell hailed the unique nature of the European Tour on the Northern Irishman’s first visit to Bulgaria for the Volvo World Match Play Championship.
15 May 2013 - 4:31pm - 0 Comments