European Tour

FIANO, Italy -- Hennie Otto of South Africa shot a 10-under 62 to take a three-stroke lead after the second round of the Italian Open on Friday, while Stephen Gallacher's late bid to qualify for the Ryder Cup also gained momentum.
Donald and McIlroy ready to settle European money title in Dubai finale
After rallying to win the UBS Hong Kong Open in dramatic fashion Sunday, U.S. Open champion Rory McIlroy brings plenty of momentum into this week’s showdown with world No. 1 Luke Donald for the European Tour money title.
6 Dec 2011 - 7:22pm - 0 Comments
McIlroy and Westwood praise Woods' victory, hope to compete against him
Tiger Woods is back to his winning ways, and some of the best golfers in the world are relishing the chance to face him again. Woods won the Chevron World Challenge on Sunday, ending a two-year title drought that began shortly after his personal life imploded.
6 Dec 2011 - 7:16pm - 0 Comments
McIlroy rallies to capture UBS Hong Kong Open, stays alive in money race
Rory McIlroy rallied to win the UBS Hong Kong Open on Sunday, holing out from a greenside bunker on the final hole Sunday for a 5-under 65 and a two-stroke victory.
4 Dec 2011 - 1:37pm - 0 Comments
Quiros edges ahead by one at Hong Kong Open, McIlroy three behind
Alvaro Quiros of Spain shot a 3-under 67 Saturday to hold a one-shot lead after the third round of the UBS Hong Kong Open, while joint overnight leader Rory McIlroy fell three strokes behind.
3 Dec 2011 - 12:49pm - 0 Comments
McIlroy hangs on to share Hong Kong Open lead with Quiros after 36 holes
Rory McIlroy of Northern Ireland retained a share of the lead at the UBS Hong Kong Open on Friday after shooting a 1-under 69 in the second round. The U.S. Open champion was joined at 7-under 133 by first-round co-leader Alvaro Quiros of Spain, who also had a 69.
2 Dec 2011 - 12:04pm - 0 Comments
McIlroy shares lead with Quiros and Horsey at UBS Hong Kong Open
U.S. Open champion Rory McIlroy shot a 6-under 64 in blustery conditions on Thursday to share the lead with Alvaro Quiros and David Horsey after the opening round of the UBS Hong Kong Open. The event is co-sanctioned by the European Tour and Asian Tour.
1 Dec 2011 - 1:29pm - 0 Comments
Notebook: UCLA star Cantlay gets spot in British Open after rule change
UCLA sophomore Patrick Cantlay is going to the British Open under a new qualifying category for golf’s oldest championship.
30 Nov 2011 - 6:42pm - 0 Comments
McIlroy hopes to emulate Donald and excel on PGA and European tours
Rory McIlroy intends to spend more time playing in the United States next year, juggling his commitments with the European Tour as he seeks to make an impact on both sides of the Atlantic.
29 Nov 2011 - 1:58pm - 0 Comments
Local favorite Otto wins South African Open with par on final hole
Hennie Otto recorded a par on No. 18 for a one-stroke victory over Austria’s Bernd Wiesberger at the South African Open on Sunday. Home favorite Otto finished with an even-par 72 and a 14-under total of 274 for his second European Tour title.
27 Nov 2011 - 1:29pm - 0 Comments
Notebook: Inaugural Thailand Golf Championship attracting big names
Charl Schwartzel and Sergio Garcia have added further star power to the Asian Tour’s inaugural Thailand Golf Championship next month.
26 Nov 2011 - 12:03pm - 0 Comments
Otto surges to lead as Els and Goosen stumble at South African Open
Home favorite Hennie Otto surged into a three-shot lead with a 7-under 65 at the third round of the South African Open on Saturday as Retief Goosen and Ernie Els both stumbled.
26 Nov 2011 - 11:42am - 0 Comments
O'Hara clings to one-shot lead over Goosen at South African Open
Steven O’Hara held a one-shot lead over Retief Goosen and Merrick Bremner at the halfway mark of the South African Open on Friday.
25 Nov 2011 - 2:15pm - 0 Comments
Els and Goosen trail leaders O'Hara and Kruger at South African Open
Steven O’Hara of Scotland and local favorite Jbe Kruger shot 7-under 65 on Thursday to share the first-round lead at the South African Open.
24 Nov 2011 - 12:20pm - 0 Comments
Unconvinced Els not carried away by Woods' play at Presidents Cup
Ernie Els isn't getting carried away by Tiger Woods' impressive display in last week's Presidents Cup singles in Australia.
23 Nov 2011 - 5:57pm - 0 Comments
Els to play with amateur star Stewart first two days of South African Open
Ernie Els starts his bid for a sixth South African Open title on Thursday -- and Scottish amateur Michael Stewart will be teeing off with him at Serengeti Golf & Wildlife Estate.
23 Nov 2011 - 5:46pm - 0 Comments
Mulroy takes first European Tour title in homeland
MALELANE, South Africa (AP) -- South Africa's Garth Mulroy shot a 4-under 68 Sunday to win the Alfred Dunhill Championship for his first European Tour title.
20 Nov 2011 - 8:53pm - 0 Comments
Luiten wins Johor Open, first European Tour title
JOHOR BAHRU, Malaysia (AP) -- Dutchman Joost Luiten won the rain-shortened Johor Open on Sunday for his first European Tour title, closing with a 6-under 65 for a one-stroke victory over Sweden's Daniel Chopra.
20 Nov 2011 - 7:54am - 0 Comments
Mulroy birdies way to lead at Alfred Dunhill Championship
MALELANE, South Africa (AP) -- Garth Mulroy birdied five straight holes on the back nine to take the lead with an 8-under 64 at the European Tour's Alfred Dunhill Championship on Saturday.
19 Nov 2011 - 2:30pm - 0 Comments
Chopra leads as Iskandar Johor Open reduced to 54 holes
JOHOR BAHRU, Malaysia (AP) -- Heavy rain washed out play Saturday and forced organizers to reduce the Iskandar Johor Open to 54 holes, with Sweden's Daniel Chopra holding a two-shot lead going into the final day.
19 Nov 2011 - 7:04am - 0 Comments