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SHANGHAI (AP) -- France's Alexander Levy had five straight birdies in the middle of his round and finished with a 7-under 65 to take the lead in the BMW Masters on Thursday.
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
Notebook: Henrik Stenson selected as top golfer by European writers
THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. – Henrik Stenson has won the Golf Writers Trophy from the Association of Golf Writers, awarded to the top golfer who was born or lives in Europe, along with European teams.
10 Dec 2013 - 5:27pm - 0 Comments
Thomas Bjorn wins Nedbank Golf Challenge with two back-nine eagles
SUN CITY, South Africa – Thomas Bjorn had two eagles in his last nine holes, one brilliant and one a bit lucky, to finish with a 7-under 65 and win the Nedbank Golf Challenge on Sunday. 
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Miguel Angel Jimenez, at 49, wins Hong Kong Open for fourth time
HONG KONG – Miguel Angel Jimenez clinched the UBS Hong Kong Open on the first hole of a three-way playoff Sunday, extending his record as the oldest player to win on the European Tour. 
8 Dec 2013 - 2:17pm - 0 Comments
Jos Vanstiphout, golf psychologist to Ernie Els and others, dies at 62
SUN CITY, South Africa – Ernie Els Els had another sad day Saturday upon learning that his former psychologist, Jos Vanstiphout, died of a heart attack. 
7 Dec 2013 - 3:01pm - 0 Comments
Jamie Donaldson leads Nedbank Golf Challenge by three after third round
SUN CITY, South Africa – Jamie Donaldson maintained his three-shot lead through the third round of the Nedbank Golf Challenge on Saturday, putting the Welshman in sight of his biggest career payday in his Sun City debut. 
7 Dec 2013 - 1:55pm - 0 Comments
Stuart Manley leads UBS Hong Kong Open by one stroke after third round
HONG KONG – Stuart Manley of Wales put himself in position for a first European Tour title by shooting a 4-under 66 Saturday to take a one-shot lead into the final round at the UBS Hong Kong Open. 
7 Dec 2013 - 1:39pm - 0 Comments
Nelson Mandela Championship shifts dates to accommodate state funeral
DURBAN, South Africa – The Nelson Mandela Championship will begin and end one day early next week to recognize the state funeral for the late president. 
6 Dec 2013 - 6:25pm - 0 Comments
Jamie Donaldson leads, Nedbank Golf Challenge honors Nelson Mandela
SUN CITY, South Africa – The birdie celebrations were muted and the crowd a little quiet all though Friday at the Nedbank Golf Challenge. 
6 Dec 2013 - 5:29pm - 0 Comments
Jbe Kruger leads UBS Hong Kong Open by one shot after second round
HONG KONG – Jbe Kruger of South Africa paid tribute to Nelson Mandela after taking a one-shot lead at the UBS Hong Kong Open on Friday. 
6 Dec 2013 - 5:21pm - 0 Comments
Simon Dyson receives suspended ban and fine for rules violation last fall
VIRGINIA WATER, England – Simon Dyson of England received a suspended two-month ban from the European Tour and fined $49,000 on Thursday for a rules violation at the BMW Masters in Shanghai in October. 
5 Dec 2013 - 3:42pm - 0 Comments
Luke Donald leads Nedbank Golf Challenge, storm halts first-round play
SUN CITY, South Africa – Luke Donald's rapid start at the Nedbank Golf Challenge was halted by lightning on Thursday, leaving the former top-ranked Englishman ahead by two shots on 5 under through 11 holes of an incomplete opening round. 
5 Dec 2013 - 3:04pm - 0 Comments
David Higgins leads UBS Hong Kong Open by one shot after first round
HONG KONG – David Higgins of Ireland shot a 6-under-par 64 to lead the European Tour’s UBS Hong Kong Open by one after the first round on Thursday. 
5 Dec 2013 - 2:52pm - 0 Comments
Henrik Stenson playing Nedbank as he begins follow-up to record season
SUN CITY, South Africa – Ten days away from golf was just about enough for Henrik Stenson to get his "funky" right wrist back to being close to healthy. 
4 Dec 2013 - 4:12pm - 0 Comments
Charl Schwartzel wins Alfred Dunhill Championship for second straight year
MALELANE, South Africa – Charl Schwartzel retained his title at the Alfred Dunhill Championship with a 4-under 68 Sunday for a four-shot win and his first European Tour victory in a year. 
1 Dec 2013 - 1:45pm - 0 Comments
Charles Schwartzel leads by two after third round of Alfred Dunhill C'ship
MALELANE, South Africa – Charl Schwartzel opened a two-shot lead after three rounds at the Alfred Dunhill Championship. 
30 Nov 2013 - 12:49pm - 0 Comments
Charl Schwartzel shares lead at Alfred Dunhill with Morten Orum Madsen
MALELANE, South Africa – Charl Schwartzel and Morten Orum Madsen shared the lead after two rounds at the Alfred Dunhill Championship on Friday and will square off again at the back end of a tournament. 
29 Nov 2013 - 12:38pm - 0 Comments
Morten Orum Madsen leads Alfred Dunhill C'ship after winning last week
MALELANE, South Africa – Morten Orum Madsen leads the Alfred Dunhill Championship after shooting a 7-under 65 in the opening round at Leopard Creek.
28 Nov 2013 - 3:38pm - 0 Comments
John Daly continues comeback from elbow surgery at Alfred Dunhill
MALELANE, South Africa – John Daly will play in the European Tour's Alfred Dunhill Championship this week as he comes back from elbow surgery. 
27 Nov 2013 - 12:01am - 0 Comments