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NEWPORT, Wales -- Joost Luiten overcame a shaky start to shoot a level-par 71 and hang on for a one-shot victory at the Wales Open on Sunday.
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
Denmark will return to schedule in 2014 with event at Himmerland Resort
FARSO, Denmark – The European Tour will visit Denmark for the first time in more than a decade next year at Himmerland Golf & Spa Resort.
14 May 2013 - 7:07pm - 0 Comments
Rumford wins Volvo China Open by four, his second victory in two weeks
TIANJIN, China -- Brett Rumford became the first Australian in 41 years to win back-to-back European Tour titles with Sunday's victory at the Volvo China Open.
5 May 2013 - 12:53pm - 0 Comments
Rumford leads Ilonen by one shot after third round of Volvo China Open
TIANJIN, China -- Brett Rumford of Australia shot a 3-under 69 Saturday to lead by one stroke after the third round of the Volvo China Open, while 16-year-old Dou Ze-cheng of China trailed by 10 strokes after a 72.
4 May 2013 - 11:40am - 0 Comments
Ye, 12, misses cut in Volvo China Open, Ilonen leads after second round
TIANJIN, China -- The youngest player to compete on the European Tour missed the cut in the Volvo China Open on Friday, while Mikko Ilonen of Finland tied the course record with a 9-under 63 to take a three-shot lead.
3 May 2013 - 1:34pm - 0 Comments
Ye, 12, ready to set age record when he tees it up in Volvo China Open
TIANJIN, China -- First the Masters at age 14. Now the European Tour at 12. When Ye Wo-cheng tees off at the China Open on Thursday, he'll be the youngest in a European Tour event at 12 years, 242 days.
1 May 2013 - 1:49pm - 0 Comments
British Open at Muirfield to have fewer exemptions, lengthened layout
MUIRFIELD, Scotland – British Open organizers have reduced the number of exemptions into this year's event at Muirfield after almost having too many players last year at Royal Lytham.
29 Apr 2013 - 7:02pm - 0 Comments
Rumford wins Ballantine's title with eagle on first hole of sudden death
SEOUL, South Korea -- Brett Rumford of Australia eagled the first hole of a three-way playoff Sunday to win the Ballantine's Championship on the European Tour.
28 Apr 2013 - 1:52pm - 0 Comments
Noren leads by one shot after third round of Ballantine's Championship
SEOUL, South Korea -- Alex Noren of Sweden leads by one stroke at the Ballantine's Championship after shooting a 3-under 69 in the third round following his earlier 67 in the rain-delayed second round Saturday.
27 Apr 2013 - 1:17pm - 0 Comments