PERTH, Australia -- Thorbjorn Olesen of Denmark and John Wade of Australia shot course-record 8-under 64s at the Lake Karrinyup Country Club to share the lead after the first round of the Perth International on Thursday.
Tom Lewis, who made history in October by winning in his third professional start on the European Tour, has followed in the footsteps of his home club's most famous figure, Sir Nick Faldo, by being named as the Sir Henry Cotton Rookie of the Year for 2011.
24 Dec 2011 - 1:12pm - 0 Comments
A year that witnessed the passing of one European golf legend might have heralded the arrival of another.
22 Dec 2011 - 12:17pm - 0 Comments
Former U.S. Amateur champion Peter Uihlein is turning pro and is willing to travel.
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England’s David Dixon was first past the post at the European Tour’s Qualifying School Final Stage on Thursday as 37 players secured their places on the 2012 European Tour.
15 Dec 2011 - 1:15pm - 0 Comments
David Dixon stormed into the lead in the European Tour Qualifying School Final Stage on Wednesday after a 5-under-par fifth round of 67 that included no fewer than seven birdies.
14 Dec 2011 - 12:45pm - 0 Comments
Sam Hutsby remained the man to catch at the European Tour Qualifying School Final Stage on Tuesday after carding a 1-under-par 71 in the fourth of six rounds at PGA Catalunya Resort.
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The final event of the European Tour season was won by the man who has been the circuit's biggest hitter for four of the last five years.
12 Dec 2011 - 8:10pm - 0 Comments
The European Tour's season-ending event in Dubai is secure for the next three years -- with increased prize money.
12 Dec 2011 - 8:03pm - 0 Comments
Former Walker Cup players Sam Hutsby and Andy Sullivan built on their sterling starts at the Qualifying School Final Stage on Monday, with just one shot separating the two Englishmen at the midway stage of the six-round marathon.
12 Dec 2011 - 12:24pm - 0 Comments
Sam Hutsby maintained his lead in the European Tour’s Qualifying School Final Stage on Sunday as he followed up his stunning opening round of 60 with a 3-under-par 69 on the Stadium Course at PGA Catalunya Resort, leaving him two shots clear of English compatriot Andy Sullivan.
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No. 1-ranked Luke Donald made history Sunday in becoming the first golfer to win both the American and European money titles, shooting a 6-under 66 to finish third at the Dubai World Championship and see off his nearest rival Rory McIlroy in the Race to Dubai.
11 Dec 2011 - 12:12pm - 1 Comments
Alvaro Quiros holed a 40-foot eagle putt on the 18th hole to clinch a two-shot win over 1999 British Open champion Paul Lawrie at the Dubai World Championship on Sunday as No. 1-ranked Luke Donald became the first golfer to win both the PGA Tour and European Tour money titles.
11 Dec 2011 - 12:08pm - 0 Comments
Rory McIlroy is pulling out of the upcoming Thailand Golf Championship as he continues to recover from the lingering effects of dengue fever.
11 Dec 2011 - 12:04pm - 0 Comments
England’s Sam Hutsby was in red-hot form in Saturday’s opening-day play of the European Tour Qualifying School Final Stage at PGA Catalunya Resort, where he holds a three-shot lead after shooting a 10-under-par 60 on the Tour Course.
10 Dec 2011 - 12:41pm - 0 Comments
Top-ranked Luke Donald is on the verge of becoming the first golfer to win the European and American money titles, shooting a 6-under 66 Saturday in the third round of the Dubai World Championship.
10 Dec 2011 - 11:36am - 0 Comments
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) -- Rory McIlroy's bid for the Race To Dubai title was in doubt after he hit into the water on 18 and finished five shots off the lead halfway through the Dubai World Championship on Friday.
9 Dec 2011 - 8:56am - 0 Comments
Tiger Woods is the best golfer Luke Donald has ever played against and Rory McIlroy is the most talented.
8 Dec 2011 - 6:07pm - 0 Comments
Australia will host an event on the European Tour for the first time in three years after the inaugural Perth International Golf Championship was named on the calendar for the 2012 season.
8 Dec 2011 - 6:04pm - 0 Comments
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) -- U.S. Open champion Rory McIlroy shot a 30 on the back nine Thursday at the Dubai World Championship to gain the early advantage over top-ranked Luke Donald in the battle for the European money title.
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