European Tour

Ricky Barnes had no problem being a last-minute replacement. Under normal circumstances, Barnes would have spent the early part of the week preparing for the upcoming AT&T National in Philadelphia. But when the LPGA Tour’s Paula Creamer withdrew because of a thumb injury, Barnes was asked to r
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. 
8 Dec 2013 - 2:29pm - 0 Comments
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
Morten Madsen wins South African Open by two for first European title
JOHANNESBURG – Morten Orum Madsen won his first European Tour title on Sunday as Charl Schwartzel's challenge collapsed in the final round of the season-opening South African Open. 
24 Nov 2013 - 2:09pm - 0 Comments
Charl Schwartzel leads South African Open by one shot after third round
JOHANNESBURG – Charl Schwartzel shot a 3-under 69 Saturday to take a one-shot lead into the final round of the South African Open, the season-opening event on the European Tour. 
23 Nov 2013 - 2:26pm - 0 Comments