European Tour

SHANGHAI (AP) — With two Chinese golfers tied for the lead going into the final round of the Volvo China Open, there was a good chance one of them would break new ground by becoming the first from the country to capture a European Tour title on home soil.
Henrik Stenson leads DP World Tour Championship by one after third day
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates – Henrik Stenson closed in on the European Tour money title Saturday, birdieing four of his last five holes for a 5-under 67 and one-shot lead after three rounds of the season-ending DP World Tour Championship. 
16 Nov 2013 - 12:32pm - 0 Comments
Henrik Stenson leads DP World Tour Championship after second round
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates – Henrik Stenson moved a step closer to capturing the European money title, shooting an 8-under 64 Friday for a one-stroke lead after two rounds at the season-ending DP World Tour Championship. 
15 Nov 2013 - 11:53am - 0 Comments
Henrik Stenson two off lead after first day at DP World Tour Championship
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates – Henrik Stenson strengthened his chances of winning the European Tour money title, shooting a 4-under 68 Thursday that left him two shots behind leader Alejandro Canizares after the first round of the season-ending DP World Tour Championship.
14 Nov 2013 - 11:55am - 0 Comments
Henrik Stenson has European money title in sight at DP World Tour C'ship
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates – On the brink of capping his best year with the European Tour money title, Henrik Stenson will tolerate a sore right wrist in the season-ending DP World Tour Championship starting on Thursday. 
13 Nov 2013 - 6:39pm - 0 Comments
Notebook: Ernie Els to play Nedbank Challenge instead of Tiger's event
PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. – The original field for the Northwestern Mutual World Challenge that Tiger Woods hosts each year in California included Ernie Els, who had never played the unofficial event. The Big Easy has kept his streak alive. 
13 Nov 2013 - 4:04pm - 0 Comments
Rory McIlroy bemoans legal wrangles that have been distractions all season
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates – Embroiled in court cases on both sides of the Atlantic, Rory McIlroy has bemoaned the off-course distractions that have forced him to replace winning golf titles with making trips to lawyers' offices. 
13 Nov 2013 - 12:47am - 0 Comments
Victor Dubuisson wins Turkish Air Open, Tiger Woods ties for third
ANTALAYA, Turkey – Victor Dubuisson held off some of golf's biggest names, including Tiger Woods, to win the inaugural Turkish Airlines Open by two shots Sunday for his first European Tour victory. 
10 Nov 2013 - 12:59pm - 0 Comments
Tiger Woods six shots behind leader Victor Dubuisson in Turkish Open
ANTALAYA, Turkey – Victor Dubuisson of France opened up a five-shot lead after the third round at the Turkish Airlines Open on Saturday, while Tiger Woods kept himself in the mix despite three bogeys on the back nine. 
9 Nov 2013 - 12:36pm - 0 Comments
Tiger Woods one behind at Turkish Airlines Open after second round
BELEK, Turkey – Tiger Woods shot a 9-under 63 Friday to trim a six-shot deficit to one after the second round of the Turkish Airlines Open. 
8 Nov 2013 - 12:19pm - 1 Comments
Tiger Woods' first round at Turkish Airlines Open delayed by big storm
ANTALAYA, Turkey – Tiger Woods only had time for little more than half a round on the opening day of the weather-affected Turkish Airlines Open on Thursday, and he'll be playing catch-up to the leaders when play resumes. 
7 Nov 2013 - 12:52pm - 0 Comments
Ernie Els skipping European Tour finale in Dubai in protest of policy
PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. – Ernie Els was among those irritated by the European Tour policy that forces its members to play in at least two of three ''Final Series'' events leading to the season-ending DP World Tour Championship in Dubai.
5 Nov 2013 - 9:42pm - 0 Comments
Joost Luiten in role reversal over when it’s appropriate to withdraw
SHANGHAI – Joost Luiten was first alternate at the British Open, and he wasn't very happy when Peter Hanson played only five holes before he withdrew with a bad back. Hanson knew he couldn't finish the tournament.
29 Oct 2013 - 4:07pm - 0 Comments
British Open alters qualifying, to use tour events in five nations for entry
SHANGHAI – The British Open is moving away from 36-hole qualifying, instead using 10 tour events from five continents to determine 32 spots in the field. 
28 Oct 2013 - 9:27pm - 0 Comments
Four-week stretch now could shape Europe's Ryder Cup team for 2014
SHANGHAI – Gonzalo Fernandez-Castano grew up watching the famed "Spanish Armada" team of Seve Ballesteros and Jose Maria Olazabal, so the Ryder Cup means everything to him. He still recalls the encouragement from Olazabal a year ago. 
28 Oct 2013 - 7:37pm - 0 Comments
Gonzalo Fernandez-Castano wins BMW Masters despite final-hole double
SHANGHAI – Gonzalo Fernandez-Castano called it the perfect win, even though his final hole Sunday to win the European Tour’s $7 million BMW Masters was anything but perfect. 
27 Oct 2013 - 9:41am - 0 Comments
Luke Guthrie tied for BMW Masters lead after stumble late in third round
SHANGHAI – Luke Guthrie stumbled at the end of the third round Saturday and wound up tied for the lead with Rafa Cabrera-Bello in the BMW Masters. 
26 Oct 2013 - 5:37am - 0 Comments
Luke Guthrie leads BMW Masters by three shots after first round in China
SHANGHAI – The only three Americans in the 78-man field were easy to find Thursday in the European Tour’s BMW Masters.  Just look at the top of the leaderboard. 
24 Oct 2013 - 5:37pm - 0 Comments
John Daly returns to golf with a 68 in BMW Masters after three months out
SHANGHAI – John Daly spent three months putting ice on his elbow and chocolate milk in his belly, and he returned Thursday feeling better than he has in years. 
24 Oct 2013 - 4:20am - 0 Comments
Henrik Stenson rested, but wrist not recovered, in BMW Masters return
SHANGHAI – Henrik Stenson had pain in his right wrist and still won the richest prize in golf at the final PGA Tour event of the year in Atlanta.  One month later, halfway around the world, not much has changed. 
23 Oct 2013 - 5:41pm - 0 Comments