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LONDON (AP) -- Rory McIlroy was on crutches Monday with an ankle injury from playing soccer, leaving in doubt the prospects of golf's No. 1 player defending his British Open title next week at St. Andrews.
Panuphol Pittayarat leads by one after first round of The Championship
SINGAPORE – Panuphol Pittayarat of Thailand made nine birdies in a blemish-free round of 9-under 63 Thursday to take the first-round lead at The Championship at Laguna National.    Pittayarat, ranke
1 May 2014 - 4:09pm - 0 Comments
Thailand's Panuphol bogey-free 63 leads The Championship at Laguna National in Singapore
SINGAPORE (AP) -- Panuphol Pittayarat of Thailand made nine birdies in a blemish-free round of 9-under 63 to take the first-round lead at The Championship at Laguna National on Thursday.
1 May 2014 - 10:27am - 0 Comments
Relaxed Levy shakes off double bogey to win China Open by four strokes
SHENZHEN, China -- Alexander Levy was so relaxed on the course at the China Open on Sunday, not even a double bogey that erased his comfortable lead could wipe the grin from his face.
27 Apr 2014 - 8:47am - 0 Comments
Alexander Levy maintains three-shot lead in driving rain, gusty winds
SHENZHEN, China -- Alexander Levy of France overcame driving rain and gusting winds to shoot a 2-under 70 at the China Open on Saturday and maintain a three-stroke lead over Alvaro Quiros of Spain heading into the final round.
26 Apr 2014 - 8:33am - 0 Comments
Alexander Levy shoots 62 to lead China Open; Jason Dufner barely makes cut
SHENZHEN, China – Alexander Levy of France shot a career-best 10-under 62 to open a four-shot lead after the second round of the Volvo China Open on Friday.
25 Apr 2014 - 9:51am - 0 Comments
Chinese teen golfer Guan Tianling grows more comfortable with adulation
SHENZHEN, China -- One year after his stunning debut at the Masters, Chinese 15-year-old golfer Guan Tianlang is growing accustomed to being in the spotlight.
24 Apr 2014 - 9:32am - 0 Comments
Alvaro Quiros, Simon Dyson share first-round lead with 67s at China Open
SHENZHEN, China -- Alvaro Quiros and Simon Dyson each shot a 5-under 67 to share the lead after the first round of the China Open on Thursday.
24 Apr 2014 - 7:29am - 0 Comments
Horseshoe stands among changes planned for 2014 British Open site
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.
23 Apr 2014 - 8:48am - 0 Comments
Westwood waits out lightning delay, wins Malaysian Open by seven strokes
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia -- Lee Westwood ended a two-year winless drought with a seven-shot victory at the Malaysian Open on Sunday.
20 Apr 2014 - 11:42am - 0 Comments
Lee Westwood's lead in Malaysia cut to one as Andy Sullivan fires third-round 66
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia -- Lee Westwood saw his four-shot lead trimmed to just one on Saturday after a bogey at the final hole of the third round of the Malaysian Open.
19 Apr 2014 - 6:56am - 0 Comments
Westwood leads Malaysia Open by four; Larrazabal escapes from hornets
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia -- Lee Westwood jumped out to a four-shot lead and Pablo Larrazabal jumped into a water hazard to escape hornets during the Malaysian Open second round on Friday.
18 Apr 2014 - 1:41pm - 0 Comments
Lee Westwood leads by one after first day of Maybank Malaysian Open
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia – Determined to end a two-year title drought, Lee Westwood shot a 7-under 65 Thursday to take the lead at the storm-affected Maybank Malaysian Open.    Westwood had a bogey at his first hole but birdied fou
17 Apr 2014 - 4:01pm - 0 Comments
Italy's Marco Crespi shoots final-round 69 to earn first European Tour title
CADIZ, Spain -- Unheralded Marco Crespi of Italy won his first European Tour title after carding a 3-under 69 in the final round to claim the inaugural edition of the NH Collection Open on Sunday.
6 Apr 2014 - 12:52pm - 0 Comments
Matthew Nixon's third-round 65 gives him one-shot lead at NH Collection Open
CADIZ, Spain -- England's Matthew Nixon shot a 7-under 65 to take a one-stroke lead after the third round at the NH Collection Open on Saturday.
5 Apr 2014 - 3:25pm - 0 Comments
Marc Warren leads NH Collection Open as dark halts second day of play
CADIZ, Spain – Marc Warren of Scotland shot a 5-under 67 Friday to take the clubhouse lead at the NH Collection Open before the second round was suspended because of bad light.    Warren made six birdies and a bogey for a 5-under
4 Apr 2014 - 4:46pm - 0 Comments
Jack Doherty leads NH Collection in Spain as rain creates three-hour delay
CADIZ, Spain – Jack Doherty of Scotland shot a 3-under 69 Thursday for the clubhouse lead in the first round of the rain-interrupted NH Collection Open on the European Tour.    Play was delayed by nearly three hours due to heavy
3 Apr 2014 - 4:25pm - 0 Comments
EurAsia Cup ends in draw after Asia stages stunning rally in singles play
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia -- Asia staged an improbable Ryder Cup-like comeback on the final day of the EurAsia Cup on Saturday, picking up seven of 10 points available in singles to level the score at 10-all and share the trophy with Europe.
29 Mar 2014 - 8:47am - 0 Comments
Asia rallies at EurAsia Cup, but still trails Europe 7-3 after second day
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia – Asia had two wins and two halves in the five foursomes matches at the EurAsia Cup on Friday, with Europe needing a late rally in the other match to hold a 7-3 lead after two days at Glenmarie Golf and Country Club.   
28 Mar 2014 - 1:59pm - 0 Comments
Europe leads inaugural EurAsia Cup 5-0 with four-ball sweep on first day
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia – Europe Captain Miguel Angel Jimenez and fellow Spaniard Pablo Larrazabal beat Asia Captain Thongchai Jaidee and Kiradech Aphibarnrat 2 and 1 Thursday to set Europe on course for a commanding 5-0 lead on the opening day of the first EurAsia Cup.
27 Mar 2014 - 3:30pm - 0 Comments