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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.
Fernandez-Castano edges past Mulroy to win BMW Italian Open by two
TURIN, Italy -- Gonzalo Fernandez-Castano of Spain won the BMW Italian Open on Sunday for the second time, edging South Africa's Garth Mulroy by two strokes. European Ryder Cup players Nicolas Colsaerts and Martin Kaymer also fared well.
16 Sep 2012 - 4:35pm - 0 Comments
Mulroy leads three Spaniards after third round of BMW Italian Open
TURIN, Italy -- Garth Mulroy of South Africa held a one-shot lead after the third round of the BMW Italian Open, while Ryder Cup players Nicolas Colsaerts and Martin Kaymer plus home favorite Matteo Manassero were four strokes back on Saturday.
15 Sep 2012 - 4:25pm - 0 Comments
Bland leads at halfway point of BMW Italian Open after second straight 66
TURIN, Italy -- Richard Bland birdied the last three holes of his second round on Friday to take the halfway lead at the BMW Italian Open on the European Tour.
14 Sep 2012 - 2:30pm - 0 Comments
Sjoholm leads Slattery by one after first round of BMW Italian Open
TURIN, Italy -- Joel Sjoholm of Sweden shot an 8-under 64 Thursday to lead by one stroke over Lee Slattery of England after the first round of the BMW Italian Open on the European Tour.
13 Sep 2012 - 2:39pm - 0 Comments
Molinari looks to keep his teammates' winning streak alive at Italian Open
TURIN, Italy -- Francesco Molinari hopes he can be the player this week to keep the European Ryder Cup side's winning streak going. In the past five weeks, Rory McIlroy has had three victories and Sergio Garcia, Paul Lawrie and Peter Hanson one each.
12 Sep 2012 - 12:52pm - 0 Comments
Andalucia Masters called off because of financial troubles wracking Spain
VIRGINIA WATER, England -- The 2012 Andalucía Masters, due to be played at Spain’s Valderrama Golf Club on Oct. 18-21, has been cancelled, the European Tour has announced.
12 Sep 2012 - 12:44pm - 0 Comments
Hanson eagles final hole to win KLM Open over Ramsay and Larrazabal
HILVERSUM, Netherlands -- Peter Hanson of Sweden eagled the final hole to win the KLM Open, his first title in two years.
9 Sep 2012 - 2:22pm - 0 Comments
Four share KLM Open lead as Storm lets five-shot advantage slip away
HILVERSUM, Netherlands -- Graeme Storm let a five-shot advantage leak away on Saturday and will embark on Sunday's final round of the KLM Open in a four-man tie at the top of the leaderboard.
8 Sep 2012 - 12:25pm - 0 Comments
Storm extends lead to three shots after second round at sunny KLM Open
HILVERSUM, Netherlands -- Graeme Storm remained on track to end a five-year winless drought after moving three shots clear with a 4-under 66 Friday in the second round of the KLM Open.
7 Sep 2012 - 3:42pm - 0 Comments
Storm leads KLM Open by two after shattering tournament scoring mark
HILVERSUM, Netherlands -- Graeme Storm of England shot a course-record 7-under 63 Thursday to lead the KLM Open by two shots after the opening round.
6 Sep 2012 - 3:43pm - 0 Comments
Kaymer looks to continue improving ahead of Ryder Cup at KLM Open
HILVERSUM, Netherlands -- Martin Kaymer is hoping to return to form in the KLM Open this week.
5 Sep 2012 - 1:11pm - 0 Comments
Ramsay wins European Masters by four for second European Tour title
CRANS MONTANA, Switzerland -- Richie Ramsay captured the biggest title of his professional career Sunday, shooting a 5-under 66 to win the Omega European Masters by four strokes.
2 Sep 2012 - 2:04pm - 0 Comments
Ramsay grabs third-round lead over Lawrie, Willett at European Masters
CRANS MONTANA, Switzerland -- Richie Ramsay of Scotland thrived in the cold and wet Swiss Alps on Saturday, shooting a 7-under 64 for a one-stroke lead after three rounds of the Omega European Masters.
1 Sep 2012 - 2:45pm - 0 Comments
Quesne inches one ahead of Lawrie at cold, wet Omega European Masters
CRANS MONTANA, Switzerland -- France's Julien Quesne moved into the lead of the Omega European Masters after he shot a second-round 65 on Friday.
31 Aug 2012 - 3:40pm - 0 Comments
Bourdy leads European Masters over Fisher and Hed after first-round 63
CRANS MONTANA, Switzerland -- Frenchman Gregory Bourdy leads the Omega European Masters by two shots after a faultless 9-under-par opening round of 63 at Crans-sur-Sierre on Thursday.
30 Aug 2012 - 2:35pm - 0 Comments
Lawrie looking for two wins in two weeks at Omega European Masters
CRANS-SUR-SIERRE, Switzerland -- Paul Lawrie has moved on from Scotland to Switzerland to try to pull off the same double that Thomas Bjorn achieved last year.
29 Aug 2012 - 4:48pm - 0 Comments
Lawrie wins Johnnie Walker by four for second European victory of 2012
GLENEAGLES, Scotland -- Scotland's Paul Lawrie marked the official confirmation of his return to the European Ryder Cup team after 13 years with a resounding four-shot victory in the Johnnie Walker Championship on Sunday.
26 Aug 2012 - 1:31pm - 0 Comments
Lawrie takes lead at Johnnie Walker, Colsaerts falls six behind in Ryder bid
GLENEAGLES, Scotland -- Paul Lawrie of Scotland shot a 5-under 67 in the third round of the Johnnie Walker Championship at Gleneagles on Saturday to take a one-stroke lead.
25 Aug 2012 - 1:57pm - 0 Comments
Colsaerts hangs tough in bid for last- minute clinching of Ryder Cup berth
GLENEAGLES, Scotland -- Nicolas Colsaerts really dug deep to keep his Ryder Cup dream alive -- and possibly spare European Captain Jose Maria Olazabal a nightmare scenario – on Friday.
24 Aug 2012 - 3:21pm - 0 Comments