European Tour

HOYLAKE, England – His once-comfortable lead gone, Rory McIlroy could have flinched.    Instead, he blew everyone away.    With a stunning display down the stretch, including a pair of
Webster, Cabrera-Bello tied for third-round lead at Qatar Masters
DOHA, Qatar -- Rafa Cabrera-Bello of Spain squandered a two-shot lead and finished tied with Steve Webster of England on top of the leaderboard heading to the final round of the Qatar Masters on Friday.
24 Jan 2014 - 3:27pm - 0 Comments
Rafael Cabrera-Bello leads Qatar Masters, John Daly tied for 10th place
DOHA, Qatar – Rafael Cabrera-Bello birdied four of his last five holes for a 7-under 65 Thursday to take a two-shot lead after the second round of the Commercial Bank Qatar Masters on the European Tour.    The Spaniard had three
23 Jan 2014 - 12:57pm - 0 Comments
George Coetzee leads Qatar Masters, Jason Dufner six shots off pace
DOHA, Qatar – George Coetzee of South Africa needed just 21 putts to shoot an 8-under-par 64 for a one-shot lead on the opening day of the Commercial Bank Qatar Masters on Wednesday.    Coetzee eagled the par-5 10th hole and bird
22 Jan 2014 - 11:13am - 0 Comments
Jason Dufner returns to Qatar, feeling better and keen to see more of world
DOHA, Qatar – From two golf tournaments in Hawaii this month, Jason Dufner picked up $314,000 in prize money – and bronchitis and pneumonia.    More than a week and 13 time zones later, the PGA Championship winner is feelin
21 Jan 2014 - 4:51pm - 0 Comments
Penalties prove to be the difference for Rory, Phil as Pablo Larrazabal wins
ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates  -- Spain's Pablo Larrazabal shot a final round 67 to end a near three-year winless drought to capture the Abu Dhabi HSBC Golf Championship on Sunday.
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Mickelson's 63 shoots him into second place at Abu Dhabi HSBC
ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates -- Phil Mickelson surged up the leaderboard with a 9-under 63 to put himself in second place after the third round of the Abu Dhabi HSBC Golf Championship, while Rory McIlroy was hit with a two-shot penalty for a rules infraction that dropped hi
18 Jan 2014 - 10:43am - 0 Comments
Rory McIlroy within two shots of lead at Abu Dhabi Champ'ship after Day 2
ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates – Rory McIlroy birdied his last two holes to post a 5-under 67 and lie two shots off the lead two rounds into the Abu Dhabi HSBC Golf Championship on Friday.    At 7 under overall in the European T
17 Jan 2014 - 12:58pm - 0 Comments
Phil Mickelson and Rory McIlroy in mid-pack after Day 1 in Abu Dhabi
ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates – Phil Mickelson didn't have much success with his new driver in the first round of the Abu Dhabi HSBC Golf Championship, failing to make a single birdie in a 1-over 73 to sit six shots behind the leaders.   
16 Jan 2014 - 12:51pm - 0 Comments
Rory McIlroy, refreshed and engaged, ready for a fresh start in Abu Dhabi
ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates – Rory McIlroy celebrated his two wins of 2013 in Sydney – a victory in the Australian Open and engagement to tennis star Caroline Wozniacki.
14 Jan 2014 - 7:05pm - 0 Comments
Oosthuizen birdies final two holes to win Volvo Champions again
DURBAN, South Africa -- South African Louis Oosthuizen birdied his closing two holes to retain the Volvo Champions title on Sunday after an earlier eagle on the eighth.
12 Jan 2014 - 11:12am - 0 Comments
Fleetwood birdies final hole for third-round lead at Volvo Champions
DURBAN, South Africa -- England's Tommy Fleetwood birdied the last hole in a third-round 69 to seize a one-shot lead in the Volvo Champions on Saturday with an overall 10-under 206.
11 Jan 2014 - 12:37pm - 0 Comments
Joost Luiten shares Volvo Champions lead after second-round albatross
DURBAN, South Africa -- Joost Luiten holed out for an albatross on the way to a 5-under 67 Friday and a share of the second-round lead with Louis Oosthuizen and Tommy Fleetwood at the Volvo Golf Champions.
10 Jan 2014 - 3:51pm - 0 Comments
Raphael Jacquelin leads Volvo Golf Champions by one after first round
DURBAN, South Africa – Raphael Jacquelin shot a bogey-free 5-under 67 in extremely windy conditions on South Africa's east coast to take the first-round lead at the Volvo Golf Champions on Thursday.    Jacquelin was the only
9 Jan 2014 - 2:37pm - 0 Comments
Louis Oosthuizen plans busy start to 2014, hopes aching back will hold up
DURBAN, South Africa – Such is the tricky nature of his back that Louis Oosthuizen has planned his golf schedule only up to the Masters in April.    Problems with his lower back last year forced Oosthuizen to miss more events tha
8 Jan 2014 - 2:17pm - 0 Comments
Thomas Bjorn eyeing another Ryder Cup berth as he starts 2014 in Africa
DURBAN, South Africa – The Ryder Cup is a long way away but not in the mind of Thomas Bjorn.
7 Jan 2014 - 7:26pm - 0 Comments
Henrik Stenson selected European golfer of year after historic finish
LONDON – Henrik Stenson has been selected European golfer of the year after winning the European Tour’s Race to Dubai money title and the PGA Tour’s FedExCup.    The 37-year-old Stenson, who succeeded Rory McIlroy, is
17 Dec 2013 - 7:32pm - 0 Comments
Jorge Campillo and Matthew Baldwin share second-round lead at Mandela
DURBAN, South Africa – Two players carded a 59 in the second round of the rain-affected Nelson Mandela Championship on Friday, although their scores won't count as a European Tour record because the field was allowed preferred lies on the soaked layout. 
13 Dec 2013 - 1:56pm - 0 Comments
Nelson Mandela Championship first round again delayed by torrential rain
DURBAN, South Africa – Players will need a third day to complete the first round of the Nelson Mandela Championship after rain again disrupted the European Tour event's schedule.   After a seven-hour delay on Wednesday, only a lit
12 Dec 2013 - 3:08pm - 0 Comments
Daniel Brooks leads Nelson Mandela Championship after long rain delay
DURBAN, South Africa – Daniel Brooks of England shot an 8 under 62 to take a one-stroke lead in the Nelson Mandela Championship on Wednesday after heavy rain disrupted the first round of the European Tour event.    Play at the Mo
11 Dec 2013 - 2:22pm - 0 Comments