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GOLD COAST, Australia (AP) -- Marc Leishman took advantage of an early start to shoot a 7-under 65 and move into a share of the second-round lead at the Australian PGA Championship on Friday.
Molinari confident about his Masters chances at Hassan II Trophy event
AGADIR, Morocco -- Francesco Molinari is targeting a victory in the Hassan II Trophy after playing in the pre-tournament pro-am with the Crown Prince of Morocco, HRH Prince Moulay Rachid.
27 Mar 2013 - 5:52pm - 0 Comments
Hoey happy to return to 'James Bond' course to defend Hassan II Trophy
AGADIR, Morocco -- Michael Hoey is ready to return to the 'James Bond setting' of the Golf du Palais Royal this week.
26 Mar 2013 - 3:53pm - 0 Comments
Aphibarnrat wins Maybank Malaysian Open by one shot over Molinari
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia -- Kiradech Aphibarnrat of Thailand shot a 2-under 70 on Sunday to beat Edoardo Molinari by a stroke and win a Maybank Malaysian Open shortened to 54 holes after constant rain interruptions.
24 Mar 2013 - 1:35pm - 0 Comments
Malaysian Open reduced to 54 holes after more storms, Aphibarnrat leads
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia -- The Maybank Malaysian Open has been reduced to 54 holes after the leaders managed just two holes of their third round before play was suspended for the third day in succession on Saturday.
23 Mar 2013 - 12:54pm - 0 Comments
Schwartzel and Wu share second-day lead at Maybank Malaysian Open
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia -- Former Masters champion Charl Schwartzel and Wu Ashun of China have the clubhouse lead in the Maybank Malaysian Open after the second round was suspended because of darkness on Friday.
22 Mar 2013 - 11:47am - 0 Comments
Donald struggles on first day of storm- interrupted Maybank Malaysian Open
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia -- World No. 3 Luke Donald insisted jet lag wasn’t a factor after he struggled to an opening 2-over-par 74 in the opening round of the Maybank Malaysian Open on Thursday.
21 Mar 2013 - 12:17pm - 0 Comments
Donald in confident mood about his game at Maybank Malaysian Open
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia -- World No. 3 Luke Donald believes he’s shaping up to challenge for a first major title at the Masters next month.
20 Mar 2013 - 2:00pm - 0 Comments
Aiken wins Avantha Masters, holding off local favorite Bhullar by three
GREATER NOIDA, India -- Thomas Aiken claimed his second European Tour title on Sunday thanks to some self-professed "phenomenal" golf in the Avantha Masters.
17 Mar 2013 - 12:14pm - 0 Comments
Aiken leads by three shots over Liang after third round of Avantha Masters
GREATER NOIDA, India -- Thomas Aiken of South Africa will take a three-shot lead into the final round of the Avantha Masters after charging through the field with a superb 10-under-par 62 on Saturday.
16 Mar 2013 - 1:39pm - 0 Comments
Nirat and Liang share 36-hole lead after matching 66s at Avantha Masters
GREATER NOIDA, India – Chapchai Nirat of Thailand and Wen-chong Liang of China both shot 66s for the second straight day on Friday, and share the halfway lead at the Avantha Masters.
15 Mar 2013 - 11:05am - 0 Comments
Phadungsil leads Avantha Masters in India by five after opening with 61
GREATER NOIDA, India -- Chinnarat Phadungsil of Thailand carded an 11-under-par 61 Thursday to claim a five-shot lead after the first round of the Avantha Masters. The event is co-sanctioned by the European Tour and Asian Tour.
14 Mar 2013 - 12:01pm - 0 Comments
Jaidee has eye on Augusta National as he plays Avantha Masters in India
GREATER NOIDA, India -- Thongchai Jaidee of Thailand is hoping to qualify for the Masters by improving his ranking with a victory at the Avantha Masters this week. The tournament is co-sanctioned by the European Tour and the Asian Tour
13 Mar 2013 - 11:52am - 0 Comments
Dyson battles through illness to make his initial start in Avantha Masters
NEW DELHI, India – Not even a stomach virus is going to prevent Simon Dyson from taking part in this week's Avantha Masters.
12 Mar 2013 - 6:11pm - 0 Comments
Harding, de la Riva and Lloyd earn British Open spots in African qualifier
JOHANNESBURG, South Africa -- Justin Harding of South Africa won the African edition of International Final Qualifying (IFQ) on Wednesday, and will lead three players into the 2013 British Open this summer.
6 Mar 2013 - 1:54pm - 0 Comments
Georgiou leads by one after first day of British Open qualifying in Africa
JOHANNESBURG -- Andrew Georgiou of South Africa carded a 7-under-par 65 Tuesday to take a one-shot lead in the African edition of the British Open’s International Final Qualifying (IFQ) tournament.
5 Mar 2013 - 2:04pm - 0 Comments
Van der Walt wins Tshwane Open by two, his first European Tour victory
CENTURION, South Africa -- Dawie Van der Walt became the fifth South African winner in 10 European Tour events this season with his two-shot victory at the Tshwane Open on Sunday.
3 Mar 2013 - 1:32pm - 0 Comments
Fichardt rebounds to join four-way tie for 54-hole lead at Tshwane Open
CENTURION, South Africa -- Darren Fichardt put Friday's disappointment behind him to climb back to the top of the leaderboard at the Tshwane Open on Saturday.
2 Mar 2013 - 1:55pm - 0 Comments
Coetzee holds lead at Tshwane Open after lightning ends second-day play
CENTURION, South Africa -- Charl Coetzee shot a 7-under-par round of 65 on Friday to claim the clubhouse lead at the Tshwane Open before the threat of lightning suspended play for the day with roughly a third of the field still out on the course.
1 Mar 2013 - 12:33pm - 0 Comments
Amateur star Matsuyama among four to earn British Open spots from Asia
BANGKOK -- Hideki Matsuyama, Daisuke Maruyama, Kiradech Aphibarnrat and Ashun Wu will make their debuts in the British Open in July after capturing the four available spots in the Asian edition of International Final Qualifying (IFQ) on Friday.
1 Mar 2013 - 11:29am - 0 Comments