European Tour

  WOBURN, England (AP) — England's Matthew Fitzpatrick birdied his final two holes to card a 7-under par round of 64 and lead by one stroke after the first day of the British Masters at Woburn on Thursday.   Fi
Bourdy leads European Masters over Fisher and Hed after first-round 63
CRANS MONTANA, Switzerland -- Frenchman Gregory Bourdy leads the Omega European Masters by two shots after a faultless 9-under-par opening round of 63 at Crans-sur-Sierre on Thursday.
30 Aug 2012 - 2:35pm - 0 Comments
Lawrie looking for two wins in two weeks at Omega European Masters
CRANS-SUR-SIERRE, Switzerland -- Paul Lawrie has moved on from Scotland to Switzerland to try to pull off the same double that Thomas Bjorn achieved last year.
29 Aug 2012 - 4:48pm - 0 Comments
Lawrie wins Johnnie Walker by four for second European victory of 2012
GLENEAGLES, Scotland -- Scotland's Paul Lawrie marked the official confirmation of his return to the European Ryder Cup team after 13 years with a resounding four-shot victory in the Johnnie Walker Championship on Sunday.
26 Aug 2012 - 1:31pm - 0 Comments
Lawrie takes lead at Johnnie Walker, Colsaerts falls six behind in Ryder bid
GLENEAGLES, Scotland -- Paul Lawrie of Scotland shot a 5-under 67 in the third round of the Johnnie Walker Championship at Gleneagles on Saturday to take a one-stroke lead.
25 Aug 2012 - 1:57pm - 0 Comments
Colsaerts hangs tough in bid for last- minute clinching of Ryder Cup berth
GLENEAGLES, Scotland -- Nicolas Colsaerts really dug deep to keep his Ryder Cup dream alive -- and possibly spare European Captain Jose Maria Olazabal a nightmare scenario – on Friday.
24 Aug 2012 - 3:21pm - 0 Comments
Colsaerts two back at Johnnie Walker in quest to make Ryder Cup team
GLENEAGLES, Scotland -- Nicolas Colsaerts shot a 3-under 69 on Thursday in the Johnnie Walker Championship, leaving the Ryder Cup hopeful two shots behind the first-round leaders in the final event in the points races for the 10 automatic spots on the European team.
23 Aug 2012 - 6:19pm - 0 Comments
Bjorn defends Johnnie Walker title with one eye on Ryder Cup options
GLENEAGLES, Scotland -- Defending champion Thomas Bjorn goes into the Johnnie Walker Championship at Gleneagles on Thursday with the Ryder Cup on his mind.
22 Aug 2012 - 3:32pm - 0 Comments
Kaymer skips Johnnie Walker, takes gamble on keeping Ryder Cup spot
GLENEAGLES, Scotland -- Martin Kaymer has stuck to his guns this week and placed his Ryder Cup fate in the hands of two people.
22 Aug 2012 - 3:27pm - 0 Comments
Lynn might miss out on Ryder Cup on basis of one crucial snap decision
GLENEAGLES, Scotland -- David Lynn now admits he made a mistake by not staying on in the United States after his spectacular runner-up finish at the PGA Championship -- a decision he knows could cost him a Ryder Cup debut.
21 Aug 2012 - 7:34pm - 0 Comments
Lawrie tells teenage sons they won't be coming to Ryder Cup at Medinah
GLENEAGLES Scotland -- Paul Lawrie has told his two teenage sons that they will not be travelling with him to the Ryder Cup.
21 Aug 2012 - 7:25pm - 1 Comments
Westwood splits from coach Cowen and substitute caddie after PGA flop
LONDON -- Lee Westwood's manager says the English golfer has split from coach Pete Cowen and temporary caddie Mike Waite after his disappointing performance at the PGA Championship.
13 Aug 2012 - 10:38am - 0 Comments
Wiesberger surges from seven back to win Lyoness Open in native Austria
ATZENBRUGG, Austria -- Bernd Wiesberger had a 7-under 65 to win the Lyoness Open by three strokes on Saturday for his second European Tour title.
28 Jul 2012 - 3:57pm - 0 Comments
Olesen goes three clear of Karlberg after three rounds at Lyoness Open
ATZENBRUGG, Austria -- Denmark's Thorbjorn Olesen retained a firm grip on the Lyoness Open in Austria on Friday after a third-round 68 left him 16 under par and three clear of the field in the small European Tour event.
27 Jul 2012 - 6:10pm - 0 Comments
Olesen leads Levet by three as rain again halts play at Lyoness Open
ATZENBRUGG, Austria -- Heavy rain and the threat of lightning caused play to be abandoned midway through the second round of the Lyoness Open on Thursday with Denmark's Thorbjorn Olesen sitting on a three-shot clubhouse lead.
26 Jul 2012 - 5:27pm - 0 Comments
Larrazabal leads as darkness falls on rain-delayed Lyoness Open in Austria
ATZENBRUGG, Austria -- Pablo Larrazabal overcame a lengthy rain delay to finish at 8-under 64 Wednesday and tie the course record in the opening round of the Lyoness Open on the European Tour.
25 Jul 2012 - 5:46pm - 0 Comments
Soccer star Tevez' one-day stint as caddie provokes reaction from R&A
ST. ANDREWS, Scotland – Soccer superstar Carlos Tevez caddying during the final round of the British Open last Sunday has been described as "absolute madness" by R&A Championship Committee Chairman Jim McArthur.
25 Jul 2012 - 3:54pm - 0 Comments
Scott lost Open, but proved to be a winner in way he handled aftermath
LYTHAM ST. ANNES, England -- This year's British Open should be a proud moment for Greg Norman.
24 Jul 2012 - 7:05pm - 0 Comments
Els never quit believing in himself, and it paid off with another Claret Jug
LYTHAM ST. ANNES, England -- Still in shock over winning the British Open, Ernie Els walked onto the 18th green to collect the Claret Jug.
23 Jul 2012 - 7:22pm - 0 Comments
Scott ties Royal Lytham course mark, leads British Open by one shot
LYTHAM ST. ANNES, England -- Adam Scott had a chance at history. He gladly settled for tying a course record.
19 Jul 2012 - 4:21pm - 0 Comments