European Tour

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.
Schwartzel leads by one at Malaysian Open, Oosthuizen tied for third
Charl Schwartzel of South Africa shot an 8-under 64 on Thursday to take a one-stroke lead after the opening round of the Maybank Malaysian Open. The event is sanctioned by the European Tour and the Asian Tour.
12 Apr 2012 - 11:37am - 0 Comments
Manassero looks to repeat win against Oosthuizen and Kaymer in Malaysia
Matteo Manassero hopes history will repeat itself when the Maybank Malaysian Open gets under way on Thursday. The 18-year-old Italian returns to the course that saw him secure his second European Tour win last year, hoping to build on that success.
11 Apr 2012 - 11:28am - 0 Comments
Olesen holds off fast-charging Wood to win Sicilian Open for first victory
Thorbjorn Olesen of Denmark shot a 69 to win the Sicilian Open by one shot on Sunday, holding off England’s Chris Wood, who tied the course record with an 8-under 64.
1 Apr 2012 - 12:43pm - 0 Comments
Olesen breaks out of pack to lead by three after third day of Sicilian Open
Thorbjorn Olesen of Denmark made four birdies and an eagle for a 5-under 67 to lead the Sicilian Open by three strokes on Saturday heading to the final round.
31 Mar 2012 - 2:27pm - 0 Comments
Six players share halfway lead at tight Sicilian Open, Daly two off pace
John Daly made five birdies and an eagle in his second round on Friday to move to 6 under and challenge the leaders at the Sicilian Open on the European Tour. With afternoon winds blowing in off the Mediterranean, the 46-year-old Daly managed the conditions to post a 5-under 67.
30 Mar 2012 - 2:09pm - 1 Comments
Lawrie sets course record to lead by one after first round of Sicilian Open
Practice made perfect for Ireland's Peter Lawrie on Thursday as he carded a course-record 64 to claim the lead after the first round of the Sicilian Open on the European Tour.
29 Mar 2012 - 2:47pm - 0 Comments
Manassero, after missing on Masters, inspired by fans in Sicilian Open
After missing out on a spot in the Masters, winning in front of a home crowd will be a motivating factor for Matteo Manassero at the Sicilian Open.
28 Mar 2012 - 7:32pm - 0 Comments
Daly and Rocca, British Open rivals, paired together at Sicilian Open
Seventeen years after they faced each other in a playoff at the 1995 British Open, John Daly and Costantino Rocca are playing partners again on Thursday at the start of the Sicilian Open on the European Tour.
28 Mar 2012 - 1:53pm - 0 Comments
Hoey captures Hassan II Trophy as Manassero's Masters quest fall short
Michael Hoey put himself back into the hunt for a Ryder Cup spot with a three-stroke victory at the Hassan II Trophy on Sunday.
25 Mar 2012 - 2:08pm - 0 Comments
Manassero's Masters hopes still alive in Morocco, where McGrane leads
Italian teenager Matteo Manassero stayed in the running for the Masters on Saturday by moving to within a stroke of the leader before darkness halted play in the third round of the Hassan II Trophy on the European Tour.
24 Mar 2012 - 6:14pm - 0 Comments
Price leads Hassan II Trophy on windy Day 2, Manassero five behind
Phillip Price of Wales shot a 6-under 66 Friday to lead the Hassan II Trophy on the European Tour by a stroke after strong wind and thunder delayed the start of the second round by 5 1/2 hours. Price’s last victory came at the 2003 European Open in Ireland.
23 Mar 2012 - 5:54pm - 0 Comments
Manassero starts well in Morocco, but Rock's Masters quest ends early
Eleven shots on one hole has almost certainly ended Robert Rock's hopes of celebrating his 25th birthday at the Masters in two weeks.
22 Mar 2012 - 3:04pm - 0 Comments
Manassero and Rock play in Morocco knowing a win leads to Masters
Robert Rock of England and Matteo Manassero of Italy are both playing the Hassan II Trophy in Morocco this week needing a win to qualify for the Masters next month.
21 Mar 2012 - 12:36pm - 0 Comments
Daly returns to action in Morocco with injury to right elbow healed up
John Daly returns to the European Tour for the Hassan II Trophy this week, confident he’s recovered from an injury to his right elbow.
21 Mar 2012 - 12:29pm - 0 Comments
Aguilar first non-European named to European Tour players committee
Felipe Aguilar of Chile will become the first non-European golfer to sit on the European Tour's prestigious Tournament Players Committee in May.
20 Mar 2012 - 4:19pm - 0 Comments
Iberdrola Open canceled due to lack of sponsor, Madeira event takes spot
British Open champion Darren Clarke and Javier Ballesteros, the son of the late Seve Ballesteros, have been denied the chance to compete in Mallorca because the Iberdrola Open in May has been canceled.
20 Mar 2012 - 2:10pm - 0 Comments
Quesne ties course record to win by two over Manassero at Andalucia
Julien Quesne, a little known player from France, tied the course record with an 8 under 64 Sunday to capture his first European Tour title at the Andalucia Open.
18 Mar 2012 - 2:05pm - 0 Comments
De la Riva keeps narrow lead over big pack on Day 3 of Andalucia Open
Unheralded Spaniard Eduardo De la Riva will take a one-stroke lead into Sunday’s final round of the Andalucia Open.
17 Mar 2012 - 2:02pm - 0 Comments
Andalucia Open host Jimenez one off halfway lead held by de la Riva
Miguel Angel Jimenez has hopes of becoming the European Tour's oldest-ever winner this weekend -- thanks to the circuit's youngest-ever winner throwing the Andalucia Open wide open on Friday.
16 Mar 2012 - 3:46pm - 0 Comments