European Tour

VILAMOURA, Portugal — Padraig Harrington stayed calm on the final hole to win the Portugal Masters on Sunday for his first European Tour victory in eight years.
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
Sandy spots of doom are everywhere at Lytham, avoiding them is crucial
LYTHAM ST. ANNES, England -- There are no sheep to be found around this lush patch of northwestern England. Their legacy lives on through a landscape pockmarked with deep, treacherous traps -- hundreds of them, in fact.
18 Jul 2012 - 7:48pm - 0 Comments
Capricious forecast means weather could be biggest hazard at British Open
LYTHAM ST. ANNES, England -- The most valuable slip of paper found at any British Open is not a list of the odds. It's the forecast. Neither of them can be trusted.
17 Jul 2012 - 10:36pm - 0 Comments
Mickelson relishing links test at Open, and the worse weather the better
LYTHAM ST. ANNES, England -- If the wind is howling and the rain's pouring during the British Open Championship at Royal Lytham & St. Annes, expect Phil Mickelson to be wearing a broad grin on his face.
16 Jul 2012 - 8:05pm - 0 Comments
Singh wins Scottish Open in playoff, Mickelson and Donald tie for 16th
INVERNESS, Scotland -- Jeev Milkha Singh of India birdied the first playoff hole against Francesco Molinari to win the Aberdeen Asset Management Scottish Open and earn a spot in next week's British Open.
15 Jul 2012 - 2:25pm - 0 Comments
Molinari takes slim lead at Scottish Open, Mickelson charges into top five
INVERNESS, Scotland -- Francesco Molinari held off a barrage of challengers on a third straight low-scoring day at the Aberdeen Asset Management Scottish Open on Saturday, shooting a 5-under 67 to take a one-stroke lead into the final round.
14 Jul 2012 - 1:48pm - 0 Comments
Noren and Molinari share 36-hole lead at Scottish Open, Mickelson has 64
INVERNESS, Scotland -- Phil Mickelson broke out of his slump with an 8-under 64 at the Aberdeen Asset Management Scottish Open on Friday, leaving him five shots off the second-round lead shared by Alexander Noren and Francesco Molinari.
13 Jul 2012 - 3:37pm - 0 Comments
Molinari rockets to Scottish Open lead with 62, No. 1 Donald five behind
INVERNESS, Scotland -- Francesco Molinari spared a thought for his brother Edoardo on Thursday after a truly dazzling start to his bid for a notable family double.
12 Jul 2012 - 2:48pm - 0 Comments
Lewis, aided by Harmon, faces tough task in Scotland to get into British
INVERNESS, Scotland -- There is one last chance this week for young Tom Lewis to book himself a return to the British Open, but even he admits it is a tall order.
11 Jul 2012 - 12:58pm - 0 Comments
Lawrie will keep grinding at Scottish Open in hopes of sealing Ryder spot
INVERNESS, Scotland -- Paul Lawrie is ignoring what he calls "a dangerous road to go down" as he heads into the Aberdeen Asset Management Scottish Open at Castle Stuart.
11 Jul 2012 - 12:51pm - 0 Comments