European Tour

MUSCAT, Oman (AP) — Joost Luiten of the Netherlands won the inaugural Oman Open on Sunday to break a title drought of nearly 17 months.   The 32-year-old Dutchman shot a 4-under 68 to finish on 16-under 272, two shots ahead of his friend, England'
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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Jin Jeong wins Perth International, pars playoff hole to top Ross Fisher
PERTH, Australia – Jin Jeong, formerly the world’s top-ranked amateur, sank a par putt on the first hole of a sudden death playoff to beat England's Ross Fisher and win the ISPS Handa Perth International on the European Tour. 
20 Oct 2013 - 12:45pm - 0 Comments
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Brody Ninyette, local player, leads Perth International after third round
PERTH, Australia – Local West Australian golfer Brody Ninyette shot a 5-under 67 Saturday to take a one-shot lead after the third round of the ISPS Handa Perth International. 
19 Oct 2013 - 10:28am - 0 Comments
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Peter Hedblom leads ISPS Handa Perth Int'l by two after second round
PERTH, Australia – Peter Hedblom shot a 3-under 69 Friday to take a two-stroke lead after two rounds of the ISPS Handa Perth International on the European Tour. 
18 Oct 2013 - 11:59am - 0 Comments
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Peter Hedblom shares Perth Int'l lead, needs win to keep European card
PERTH, Australia – Needing a win to retain his European Tour card, Peter Hedblom started in cool, calm fashion Thursday by shooting a 4-under 68 for a share of the lead with Jin Jeong of South Korea and two Australians after the first round of the ISPS Handa Perth Intern
17 Oct 2013 - 2:21pm - 0 Comments
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David Lynn wins Portugal Masters, gets second title nine years after first
VILAMOURA, Portugal – David Lynn shot an 8-under 63 Sunday to come from six shots back and win the Portugal Masters, ending a nine-year wait for his second European Tour title. 
13 Oct 2013 - 1:49pm - 0 Comments
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Paul Waring leads Portugal Masters, Scott Jamieson tied second after 60
VILAMOURA, Portugal – Scott Jamieson equaled a European Tour record by shooting a 60, putting him in a four-way tie for second at two strokes behind leader Paul Waring after three rounds of the Portugal Masters on Saturday. 
12 Oct 2013 - 7:20pm - 0 Comments
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Paul Waring shares Portugal Masters lead after 63 in second round
VILAMOURA, Portugal – Paul Waring shot an 8-under 63 Friday to sit in a tie for the lead with fellow Englishman David Lynn and South Africa's Hennie Otto after the second round of the Portugal Masters. 
11 Oct 2013 - 4:34pm - 0 Comments
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Portugal Masters opens with seven- way tie for lead after first round
VILAMOURA, Portugal – Alvaro Quiros' knowledge of his home course was of little advantage as six others tied the 2008 champion for the lead after the first round of the Portugal Masters on Thursday. 
10 Oct 2013 - 4:06pm - 0 Comments
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Continental Europe wins Seve Trophy to finally end 13-year victory drought
SAINT-NOM-LA-BRETECHE, France – Continental Europe ended a 13-year drought in the Seve Trophy by defeating Britain and Ireland 15-13 on Sunday. 
6 Oct 2013 - 2:37pm - 0 Comments