JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Nic Henning made seven birdies and an eagle and equaled the course record with his 9-under 62 for the first-round lead at the Joburg Open on Thursday.
Martin Kaymer made nine birdies over his last 12 holes Sunday and closed with a 9-under 63 to win the WGC-HSBC Champions for the biggest comeback ever in a World Golf Championship.
6 Nov 2011 - 4:24am - 0 Comments
Adam Scott believes his caddie's racial comment about former boss Tiger Woods was taken out of context and wasn't a distraction to him. He showed that much in the final hour of the WGC-HSBC Champions to charge back into contention.
5 Nov 2011 - 4:44am - 0 Comments
Already one of the most festive evenings in golf, the annual Caddies Awards roast was buzzing with talk that Tiger Woods’ former caddie might be getting a prize. One award was called “Celebration of the Year.” Everyone knew who would get it and why.
5 Nov 2011 - 12:46am - 7 Comments
Fredrik Jacobson played bogey-free to shoot a 6-under 66 on Friday and take a one-stroke lead on the soft Sheshan International course at the WGC-HSBC Champions.
4 Nov 2011 - 6:13am - 0 Comments
Graeme McDowell packed a career of memories into one season, from his U.S. Open title at Pebble Beach to winning the match that gave Europe victory in the Ryder Cup. He knew an encore was going to be tough.
3 Nov 2011 - 12:34pm - 0 Comments
PGA Champion Keegan Bradley cares more about counting birdies than votes. He flew halfway around the world with the intention of winning a World Golf Championship, not any kind of an award.
3 Nov 2011 - 6:00am - 0 Comments
Rory McIlroy believes he can give Luke Donald a run for his money as the 2011 Race to Dubai enters the home stretch. The Northern Irishman enters this week's WGC-HSBC Champions event $1.78 million behind Donald in the race to top the European Tour money list.
2 Nov 2011 - 12:11pm - 0 Comments
Lee Westwood has the chance to achieve another milestone in his career this weekend – becoming the biggest earner in European Tour history.
2 Nov 2011 - 12:08pm - 0 Comments
Except for the red carpet in bunkers on the practice range, signs posted in English and Chinese, and bicycles competing with BMWs for space on the road, the HSBC Champions looks like any other World Golf Championship. Too bad the PGA Tour doesn’t see it that way.
1 Nov 2011 - 3:51pm - 0 Comments
Simon Dyson has no doubt that his bags of Asian experience will stand him in good stead as he targets victory at the WGC-HSBC Champions this week at Sheshan International Golf Club.
1 Nov 2011 - 12:50pm - 0 Comments
Keegan Bradley, the rookie winner of the PGA Championship in Atlanta, says he can't wait to take his place at Asia's only World Golf Championship, the WGC-HSBC Champions, this week.
31 Oct 2011 - 5:14pm - 0 Comments
Sergio Garcia is back in the world's top 20 and at the top of Europe's Ryder Cup points race after grabbing his second victory in a row on Sunday.
30 Oct 2011 - 1:09pm - 0 Comments
Sergio Garcia's revival continued Saturday as he took over the lead after the third round of the Andalucia Masters on the European Tour.
29 Oct 2011 - 12:47pm - 0 Comments
Scotland’s Richie Ramsay shot a 1-over 72 Friday to preserve his two stroke lead after the second round of the Andalucia Masters on the European Tour.
28 Oct 2011 - 2:11pm - 0 Comments
Richie Ramsay shot a 6-under 65 Thursday to take a two-shot lead after the first round of the Andalucia Masters on the European Tour.
27 Oct 2011 - 2:08pm - 0 Comments
Sergio Garcia leads a strong Spanish contingent intent on a Valderrama victory at this weekend's Andalucia Masters, where defending champion Graeme McDowell heads the challengers.
26 Oct 2011 - 12:46pm - 0 Comments
South Africa will host the European Tour’s high-profile Volvo Golf Champions event next year after it was moved out of Bahrain because of security concerns.
25 Oct 2011 - 12:59pm - 0 Comments
Sergio Garcia won his first title in almost three years on Sunday, dominating for the third straight day at the Castello Masters to earn an 11-stroke victory that matched the third-largest margin of victory in European Tour history.
23 Oct 2011 - 1:11pm - 0 Comments
Sergio Garcia shot a 7-under 64 Saturday to extend his lead to a commanding eight shots after the third round of the Castello Masters on the European Tour.
22 Oct 2011 - 1:53pm - 0 Comments
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