European Tour

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates -- Henrik Stenson birdied the last two holes Sunday to successfully defend his DP World Tour Championship title at the European Tour's season-ending event.
European Tour Notebook: Irish Open offers chance to play with McIlroy
A chance to play alongside new U.S. Open champion Rory McIlroy is being offered to fans buying tickets for next month's Irish Open in Killarney.
24 Jun 2011 - 5:33pm - 0 Comments
Stenson and Coetzee share BMW Open lead, get there very differently
Sweden's Henrik Stenson and South African George Coetzee share the lead at the halfway stage of the European Tour’s BMW International Open. But they arrived on 10 under par by very different routes.
24 Jun 2011 - 3:41pm - 0 Comments
Stenson outduels rain to lead by one at BMW International Open
Henrik Stenson set the first-day pace at the European Tour’s BMW International Open on Thursday -- and even managed to finish with a full set of clubs.
23 Jun 2011 - 2:06pm - 0 Comments
Kaymer, back home for BMW Open, says McIlroy's success inspires him
Instead of wanting to play like Tiger Woods, everybody now wants to play like Rory McIlroy -- and that includes world No. 3 Martin Kaymer on home turf this week.
22 Jun 2011 - 3:47pm - 0 Comments
Zions of Australia closes out seven- shot victory at Saint-Omer Open
Matthew Zions of Australia shot a 2-under 69 Sunday to win his first European Tour title Sunday at the Saint-Omer Open in dominating fashion.
19 Jun 2011 - 3:36pm - 0 Comments
Zions of Australia moves three clear after 54 holes at Saint-Omer Open
Matthew Zions mastered some tricky conditions on Saturday at the Saint-Omer Open to put himself firmly in the frame for his first European Tour title.
18 Jun 2011 - 5:16pm - 0 Comments
Scotland's Lee and Italy's Perrino share 36-hole lead at Saint-Omer Open
Scotland's Craig Lee produced a 3-under-par round of 68 Friday to move into a share of the lead at the halfway stage of the European Tour’s Saint-Omer Open.
17 Jun 2011 - 3:53pm - 0 Comments
South Africa's Coetzee leads by two after first round at Saint-Omer Open
George Coetzee of South Africa shot a 5-under 66 Thursday to take a two-shot lead after the first round of the European Tour’s Saint-Omer Open. Ranked 79th on the European Tour, Coetzee had six birdies and only one bogey.
16 Jun 2011 - 5:28pm - 0 Comments
Rock handles late challenge from Oleson to capture BMW Italian Open
Robert Rock held off a stunning charge from Thorbjorn Olesen Sunday to claim his first victory on the European Tour at the BMW Italian Open.
12 Jun 2011 - 1:50pm - 0 Comments
Rock still steady through three rounds at BMW Italian Open, leads by two
Robert Rock sits two shots clear at the top of the European Tour’s BMW Italian Open leaderboard through 54 holes, but Saturday belonged to Niclas Fasth, who shot a blistering 8-under par 64 to claim a share of a second.
11 Jun 2011 - 4:28pm - 0 Comments
Westwood among British sports stars honored on Queen's birthday list
Golf star Lee Westwood, horse trainer Henry Cecil and two cricketers from England's victorious Ashes team are among the sports figures honored by Queen Elizabeth II in her birthday list.
10 Jun 2011 - 8:28pm - 0 Comments
Rock edges one ahead of Wood at halfway mark of BMW Italian Open
Robert Rock claimed sole leadership of the European Tour’s BMW Italian Open after Friday’s second round as he edged a shot clear of the chasing pack.
10 Jun 2011 - 4:54pm - 0 Comments
Playing in same pairing, Rock and Wood share BMW Italian Open lead
Englishmen Robert Rock and Chris Wood, playing in the same group, lead the way at the BMW Italian Open after 8-under-par opening rounds on Thursday, giving them both hope of a first European Tour title.
9 Jun 2011 - 4:17pm - 0 Comments
Manassero back at Italian Open, where amazing first year as pro began
Teenager Matteo Manassero returns this week to the course where he struck his first shot as a professional, still pinching himself about how much he has achieved in the 13 months since.
8 Jun 2011 - 12:51pm - 0 Comments
Storm leads 10 players to qualify for British Open at rainy Sunningdale
Graeme Storm coasted to a place in the 2011 British Open on Monday as he won the European edition of International Final Qualifying (IFQ) for the second time in three years at Sunningdale.
6 Jun 2011 - 5:26pm - 0 Comments
Noren captures Saab Wales Open by two for second European Tour victory
Sweden’s Alexander Noren captured his second European Tour title Sunday, winning the Saab Wales Open with a 1-under 70 for a two-stroke victory.
5 Jun 2011 - 6:27pm - 0 Comments
Miserable start leads to 81 at Wales Open for McDowell, Noren leads
Less than two weeks away from his U.S. Open title defense, Graeme McDowell suffered the potentially devastating shock of an 81 -- tied for the worst round of his entire European Tour career -- at the Saab Wales Open on Saturday.
4 Jun 2011 - 5:43pm - 0 Comments
McDowell happy to be in contention, trails Noren by one at Wales Open
NEWPORT, Wales -- Sweden's Alex Noren took over the lead in the Saab Wales Open with a second successive 67 Friday, but defending champion Graeme McDowell is only one behind.
3 Jun 2011 - 2:36pm - 0 Comments
Montgomerie shifts focus to making British Open after bad week in Wales
After posting his worst halfway score in Europe in 20 years this week, Colin Montgomerie’s major mission now is to protect a proud qualifying record for the British Open that stretches a little longer.
3 Jun 2011 - 1:59pm - 0 Comments