European Tour

VYSOKY UJEZD, Czech Republic -- Jamie Donaldson shot a 6-under 66 on Thursday to take first-round lead at the Czech Masters and boost his chances of securing a spot on the European Ryder Cup team.
R&A Chief Dawson urges top tours to make their disciplinary actions public
Badly-behaved golfers should be named and shamed, and not afforded the privacy given to them by the tours they play on, according to R&A Chief Executive Peter Dawson.
23 Apr 2012 - 5:34pm - 0 Comments
R&A to allow mobile devices at 2012 British Open, Lytham lengthened
Spectators will be able to use mobile phones at the British Open at Royal Lytham and St. Annes this summer, the R&A said on Monday. A decision has been taken to remove the ban that has been in place since 2006 in order to enhance the experience for the general public.
23 Apr 2012 - 5:27pm - 0 Comments
Grace wins Volvo China Open by three shots, third victory of season
Branden Grace of South Africa shot a final-round 3-under 69 Sunday to win the Volvo China Open by three shots.
22 Apr 2012 - 2:57pm - 0 Comments
Grace leads Colsaerts by three shots after third round of Volvo China Open
Branden Grace of South Africa shot an 8-under 64 Saturday and has a three-shot lead after three rounds of the Volvo China Open on the European Tour.
21 Apr 2012 - 12:37pm - 0 Comments
Boyd and Gonnet lead Volvo China Open by one over Grace after 36 holes
Gary Boyd of England and Jean-Baptiste Gonnet of France shared the second-round lead of the Volvo China Open after shooting 5-under 67s Friday to move to 11 under.
20 Apr 2012 - 10:58am - 0 Comments
Baldwin thrives in calm conditions to lead Volvo China Open by one shot
Matthew Baldwin of England took advantage of calm early conditions to shoot a 7-under 65 Thursday and lead the Volvo China Open by one stroke after the first round.
19 Apr 2012 - 10:06am - 0 Comments
Hanson tees up in Volvo China Open proud of his performance at Masters
Peter Hanson says he holds no lingering disappointment from finishing third at the Masters and is keen to tee off in the Volvo China Open this week.
18 Apr 2012 - 1:29pm - 0 Comments
Junior champ Guan, 13, sets record for youngest player in China Open
Following the rise of the likes of Rory McIlroy, professional golf is increasingly being seen as a younger man's game. But that axiom will be pushed to the limit this week.
18 Apr 2012 - 1:22pm - 0 Comments
Oosthuizen rebounds from Masters with big victory in Malaysian Open
South Africa's Louis Oosthuizen produced the perfect response to his playoff defeat at the Masters last Sunday by claiming the Maybank Malaysian Open title the very next week.
15 Apr 2012 - 12:43pm - 0 Comments
Oosthuizen leads Gallacher by one as storms again halt Malaysian Open
A thunderstorm suspended play at the Maybank Malaysian Open for the second straight day on Saturday, with Louis Oosthuizen holding on to a one-shot lead halfway through his third round.
14 Apr 2012 - 11:51am - 0 Comments
Otto and Kruger lead Oosthuizen by one as storms halt Malaysian Open
Hennie Otto and Jbe Kruger reached 9 under Friday to share the clubhouse lead at the Maybank Malaysian Open before the second round was suspended two hours early because of a threat of thunderstorms. The event is co-sanctioned by the European Tour and Asian Tour.
13 Apr 2012 - 11:27am - 0 Comments
Schwartzel leads by one at Malaysian Open, Oosthuizen tied for third
Charl Schwartzel of South Africa shot an 8-under 64 on Thursday to take a one-stroke lead after the opening round of the Maybank Malaysian Open. The event is sanctioned by the European Tour and the Asian Tour.
12 Apr 2012 - 11:37am - 0 Comments
Manassero looks to repeat win against Oosthuizen and Kaymer in Malaysia
Matteo Manassero hopes history will repeat itself when the Maybank Malaysian Open gets under way on Thursday. The 18-year-old Italian returns to the course that saw him secure his second European Tour win last year, hoping to build on that success.
11 Apr 2012 - 11:28am - 0 Comments
Olesen holds off fast-charging Wood to win Sicilian Open for first victory
Thorbjorn Olesen of Denmark shot a 69 to win the Sicilian Open by one shot on Sunday, holding off England’s Chris Wood, who tied the course record with an 8-under 64.
1 Apr 2012 - 12:43pm - 0 Comments
Olesen breaks out of pack to lead by three after third day of Sicilian Open
Thorbjorn Olesen of Denmark made four birdies and an eagle for a 5-under 67 to lead the Sicilian Open by three strokes on Saturday heading to the final round.
31 Mar 2012 - 2:27pm - 0 Comments
Six players share halfway lead at tight Sicilian Open, Daly two off pace
John Daly made five birdies and an eagle in his second round on Friday to move to 6 under and challenge the leaders at the Sicilian Open on the European Tour. With afternoon winds blowing in off the Mediterranean, the 46-year-old Daly managed the conditions to post a 5-under 67.
30 Mar 2012 - 2:09pm - 1 Comments
Lawrie sets course record to lead by one after first round of Sicilian Open
Practice made perfect for Ireland's Peter Lawrie on Thursday as he carded a course-record 64 to claim the lead after the first round of the Sicilian Open on the European Tour.
29 Mar 2012 - 2:47pm - 0 Comments
Manassero, after missing on Masters, inspired by fans in Sicilian Open
After missing out on a spot in the Masters, winning in front of a home crowd will be a motivating factor for Matteo Manassero at the Sicilian Open.
28 Mar 2012 - 7:32pm - 0 Comments
Daly and Rocca, British Open rivals, paired together at Sicilian Open
Seventeen years after they faced each other in a playoff at the 1995 British Open, John Daly and Costantino Rocca are playing partners again on Thursday at the start of the Sicilian Open on the European Tour.
28 Mar 2012 - 1:53pm - 0 Comments