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ST. ALBANS, England (AP) — Denmark won the inaugural GolfSixes tournament as Thorbjorn Olesen and Lucas Bjerregaard teamed up to beat Australia's Scott Hend and Sam Brazel in the final of the six-hole match play event on Sunday.
Rickie Fowler wins Abu Dhabi Championship with final-round 69
ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (AP) -- Rickie Fowler won the Abu Dhabi Championship for his fourth worldwide victory in nine months, shooting a 3-under 69 in his final round Sunday to win by one stroke from playing partner Thomas Pieters.
24 Jan 2016 - 8:33am - 0 Comments
Jordan Spieth just beats the horn with last tee shot in Abu Dhabi
ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Jordan Spieth has experienced some drama on the ninth tee at the Abu Dhabi Championship this week.
23 Jan 2016 - 4:04pm - 0 Comments
McIlroy, Fowler in 5-way tie for lead in Abu Dhabi
ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (AP) -- Rory McIlroy and Rickie Fowler were part of a five-way tie for the lead at the Abu Dhabi Championship after Andy Sullivan made a triple-bogey in fading light to relinquish a two-shot advantage late in a fog-affected third round on Saturd
23 Jan 2016 - 7:02am - 0 Comments
Spieth, McIlroy drop as Sullivan leads in Abu Dhabi
ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (AP) -- Jordan Spieth, Rory McIlroy and other big names slid off the leaderboard at the weather-affected Abu Dhabi Championship on Friday, leaving American amateur Bryson DeChambeau to chase clubhouse leader Andy Sullivan in the second round.
22 Jan 2016 - 6:55am - 0 Comments
McIlroy upstages Spieth with 1st-round 66 in Abu Dhabi
ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (AP) -- Rory McIlroy began 2016 with a masterful display of driving to set up a 6-under 66 at the Abu Dhabi Championship, upstaging top-ranked playing partner Jordan Spieth in the first round on Thursday.
21 Jan 2016 - 9:32am - 0 Comments
Short game and putting improved since eye surgery, says Rory McIlroy
  ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (AP) – Rory McIlroy expects his short game and putting to be better this year after undergoing laser eye surgery during his two-month break from competitive golf.   "It's
20 Jan 2016 - 9:05am - 0 Comments
Players can wear shorts in pro-ams and practice, European Tour says
  ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (AP) – Golfers on the European Tour have a new item of clothing to pack in their suitcases.   The tour said Wednesday it will allow players to wear shorts during practice roun
20 Jan 2016 - 1:46am - 0 Comments
Spieth and McIlroy to duel in Abu Dhabi, whether it matters or not
  ST. LOUIS – It's January in St. Louis, hard to get your arms around golf. Maybe if we spend $10 million HOK could draw us a picture.
19 Jan 2016 - 2:09pm - 0 Comments
European Tour: Haydn Porteous wins Joburg Open
JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Haydn Porteous kept his nerve to go bogey-free through the final round Sunday and win the Joburg Open by two shots for his first European Tour title.
17 Jan 2016 - 2:55pm - 0 Comments
EurAsia Cup: Europe dominates singles, wins 18.5-5.5
SHAH ALAM, Malaysia (AP) — Europe dominated Sunday's singles matches 9-1/2 to 2-1/2 to comfortably win the EurAsia Cup.
17 Jan 2016 - 8:19am - 0 Comments
Wall, Lombard, Porteous share lead at Joburg Open
JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Anthony Wall has a chance at his second European Tour title and first in 16 years when he heads into the final round of the Joburg Open as part of a three-way tie for the lead.
16 Jan 2016 - 9:31pm - 0 Comments
Europe dominates Day 2 to lead Asia 9-3
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) -- Europe dominated the second day of the EurAsia Cup to lead Asia 9 to 3 at a sunny Glenmarie Golf & Country Club on Saturday.
16 Jan 2016 - 11:43am - 0 Comments
McGowan fires 62, leads by three midway through Joburg Open
JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Ross McGowan opened a three-shot lead after two rounds of the European Tour's Joburg Open following a sizzling 9-under 62 on Friday.
15 Jan 2016 - 6:26pm - 0 Comments
EurAsia Cup: Europe leads by three after first day
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Europe grabbed a good lead over Asia in the EurAsia Cup by 4 1/2 to 1 1/2 after the opening day at Glenmarie Golf & Country Club on Friday.
15 Jan 2016 - 9:20am - 0 Comments
Justin Walters leads Joburg Open by 1 shot
JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Justin Walters made birdie on the last hole to take a one-shot lead after the first round of the European Tour's Joburg Open on Thursday.
14 Jan 2016 - 6:19pm - 0 Comments
Stone wins South African Open
JOHANNESBURG (AP) -- Brandon Stone won the South African Open on Sunday for his maiden European Tour title, becoming the youngest player to win the event since it joined the tour schedule in 1997.
10 Jan 2016 - 10:29am - 0 Comments
Stone, Brooks share SA Open lead
JOHANNESBURG (AP) -- Brandon Stone and Daniel Brooks share the lead at the European Tour's South African Open after the third round was suspended because of approaching thunderstorms and the threat of lightning on Saturday.
9 Jan 2016 - 2:30pm - 0 Comments
Weather halts Grace's S. Africa charge
GAUTENG, South Africa (AP) -- Branden Grace's charge up the leaderboard at the SA Open was halted by stormy weather Friday, with play abandoned midway through the second round.
8 Jan 2016 - 4:35pm - 0 Comments
Van Zyl fires 65 for S. African Open lead
GAUTENG, South Africa (AP) — Jaco van Zyl shot a 7-under 65 Thursday to top a South African-dominated leaderboard in the first round of the SA Open, the European Tour's first event of 2016.
7 Jan 2016 - 4:18pm - 0 Comments