European Tour

Bill Haas got another big payoff Tuesday when he was picked for the U.S. team at the Presidents Cup. U.S. Captain Fred Couples used his two picks Tuesday on Tiger Woods and Haas, who won a sudden-death playoff to claim the Tour Championship for his first win of the year.
Alejandro Canizares shoots 69, stretches Trophee Hassan II lead to six shots
AGADIR, Morocco -- Alejandro Canizares of Spain extended his lead to six strokes in the third round of the Trophee Hassan II after shooting a 3-under 69 on Saturday.
15 Mar 2014 - 2:09pm - 0 Comments
Alejandro Canizares leads Hassan II Trophy by one after second-round 68
AGADIR, Morocco – Alejandro Canizares of Spain retained a one-stroke lead over Seve Benson of England Friday by shooting a 4-under 68 in the second round of the Hassan II Trophy on the European Tour.    Canizares, the overnight l
14 Mar 2014 - 3:29pm - 0 Comments
Alejandro Canizares leads Hassan II Trophy by one after first-round 62
AGADIR, Morocco – Alejandro Canizares of Spain had 11 birdies in a 10-under round of 62 Thursday to take a one-stroke lead over Seve Benson of England after the first round of the Trophee Hassan II on the European Tour.    Caniza
13 Mar 2014 - 4:25pm - 0 Comments
Fisher wins Tshwane Open after fighting off challenge from Hoey
CENTURION, South Africa -- English golfer Ross Fisher secured his first European Tour title in four years Sunday with a three-shot victory in the Tshwane Open.
2 Mar 2014 - 1:00pm - 0 Comments
Fisher stretches Tshwane Open lead to five shots after third-round 67
CENTURION, South Africa -- English golfer Ross Fisher was close to his first European Tour title in four years after extending his lead to five shots in the Tshwane Open on Saturday.
1 Mar 2014 - 2:17pm - 0 Comments
Ross Fisher leads Tshwane Open after red-hot finish to his second round
CENTURION, South Africa – Ross Fisher of England stormed home with an eagle-birdie-birdie-par finish Friday to grab a one-shot lead in the European Tour's Tshwane Open after the second round.    Fisher made five birdies and e
28 Feb 2014 - 3:06pm - 0 Comments
Simon Dyson leads Tshwane Open as first round suspended by rainstorm
CENTURION, South Africa – Simon Dyson birdied his last four holes in a 7-under 65 Thursday to take the clubhouse lead at the Tshwane Open on the European Tour.    Trevor Fisher Jr.
27 Feb 2014 - 3:47pm - 0 Comments
Thomas Aiken beats Oliver Fisher in playoff to win Africa Open
EAST LONDON, South Africa -- Thomas Aiken beat Oliver Fisher in a playoff to claim the Africa Open title on Sunday and maintain South African players' run of success on home soil at European Tour tournaments.
16 Feb 2014 - 10:56am - 0 Comments
Emiliano Grillo shoots third-round 62, leads Africa Open by two shots
EAST LONDON, South Africa -- Emiliano Grillo surged into a two-shot lead at the Africa Open with a 9-under 62 on Saturday, putting the Argentine in position for a first European Tour title.
15 Feb 2014 - 2:33pm - 0 Comments
John Hahn leads Africa Open by two after 10-under 61 in second round
EAST LONDON, South Africa – John Hahn had six birdies and an eagle in his back nine for a 10-under 61 to lead the Africa Open by two shots before the second round was postponed by bad light on Friday.    American Hahn did finish
14 Feb 2014 - 2:57pm - 0 Comments
Santos fires first-round 62 to grab Africa Open lead by two strokes
EAST LONDON, South Africa -- Ricardo Santos of Portugal fired a 9-under 62 for a two-shot lead in the first round of the Africa Open on Thursday. Santos had five birdies going out and four birdies coming in for a flawless opening round at East London Golf Club.
13 Feb 2014 - 1:25pm - 0 Comments
George Coetzee wins Joburg Open, earns Open Championship invite
JOHANNESBURG -- George Coetzee came from four shots back to win the Joburg Open, his first European Tour title, and a place at the British Open on a profitable Sunday for the South African.
9 Feb 2014 - 10:32am - 0 Comments
South African natives Aiken, Walters move into tie for Joburg Open lead
JOHANNESBURG -- Hometown players Thomas Aiken and Justin Walters moved into a tie for the lead at 17-under at the Joburg Open on Saturday as overnight pace-setters Edoardo Molinari and David Horsey lost ground.
8 Feb 2014 - 12:33pm - 0 Comments
Edoardo Molinari and Craig Lee share Joburg Open lead after second round
JOHANNESBURG – Edoardo Molinari and Craig Lee share the halfway lead at the Joburg Open on 11 under par, while David Horsey charged into contention with a 63 to sit a shot off the pace on Friday.    England's Horsey went 8 un
7 Feb 2014 - 2:46pm - 0 Comments
Edoardo Molinari in four-way tie for lead after first round of Joburg Open
JOHANNESBURG – Edoardo Molinari was in a four-way tie for the first-round lead at the European Tour's Joburg Open with his 7-under-par 64 on Thursday.    The Italian, chasing a British Open place as well as his first title in
6 Feb 2014 - 3:42pm - 0 Comments
Volvo World Match Play Champ'ship back to England for 50th anniversary
LONDON – The World Match Play Championship is returning to England for its 50th anniversary this year.    Organizers said on Wednesday it will be hosted Oct. 15-19 by the London Golf Club at Ash in the southeast county of Kent.
5 Feb 2014 - 6:22pm - 0 Comments
Stephen Gallacher wins Dubai Desert Classic as Rory McIlroy fades to ninth
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates -- Stephen Gallacher of Scotland shot a final round 72 Sunday to become the first player to successfully defend the Dubai Desert Classic title, beating Emiliano Grillo of Argentina by one stroke.
2 Feb 2014 - 8:58am - 0 Comments
Gallacher shoots 63, surges past McIlroy into Dubai Desert Classic lead
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates -- Defending champion Stephen Gallacher had seven birdies and an eagle on the back nine Saturday to surge past Rory McIlroy and take a two-shot lead into the final round of the Dubai Desert Classic.
1 Feb 2014 - 9:18am - 0 Comments
McIlroy leads after two rounds, Woods stumbles
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates – Rory McIlroy hit wedge into 5 feet for birdie on the 18th hole for a 2-under 70 to regain the outright lead in the Omega Dubai Desert Classic on Friday.  
31 Jan 2014 - 8:18am - 0 Comments