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NEW DELHI (AP) — Matt Wallace birdied the first playoff hole against fellow Englishman Andrew "Beef" Johnston to win the Indian Open on Sunday.   Wallace went for the green in two on the playoff hole, the 18th, needing only 20 feet for an ea
Dyson battles through illness to make his initial start in Avantha Masters
NEW DELHI, India – Not even a stomach virus is going to prevent Simon Dyson from taking part in this week's Avantha Masters.
12 Mar 2013 - 6:11pm - 0 Comments
Harding, de la Riva and Lloyd earn British Open spots in African qualifier
JOHANNESBURG, South Africa -- Justin Harding of South Africa won the African edition of International Final Qualifying (IFQ) on Wednesday, and will lead three players into the 2013 British Open this summer.
6 Mar 2013 - 1:54pm - 0 Comments
Georgiou leads by one after first day of British Open qualifying in Africa
JOHANNESBURG -- Andrew Georgiou of South Africa carded a 7-under-par 65 Tuesday to take a one-shot lead in the African edition of the British Open’s International Final Qualifying (IFQ) tournament.
5 Mar 2013 - 2:04pm - 0 Comments
Van der Walt wins Tshwane Open by two, his first European Tour victory
CENTURION, South Africa -- Dawie Van der Walt became the fifth South African winner in 10 European Tour events this season with his two-shot victory at the Tshwane Open on Sunday.
3 Mar 2013 - 1:32pm - 0 Comments
Fichardt rebounds to join four-way tie for 54-hole lead at Tshwane Open
CENTURION, South Africa -- Darren Fichardt put Friday's disappointment behind him to climb back to the top of the leaderboard at the Tshwane Open on Saturday.
2 Mar 2013 - 1:55pm - 0 Comments
Coetzee holds lead at Tshwane Open after lightning ends second-day play
CENTURION, South Africa -- Charl Coetzee shot a 7-under-par round of 65 on Friday to claim the clubhouse lead at the Tshwane Open before the threat of lightning suspended play for the day with roughly a third of the field still out on the course.
1 Mar 2013 - 12:33pm - 0 Comments
Amateur star Matsuyama among four to earn British Open spots from Asia
BANGKOK -- Hideki Matsuyama, Daisuke Maruyama, Kiradech Aphibarnrat and Ashun Wu will make their debuts in the British Open in July after capturing the four available spots in the Asian edition of International Final Qualifying (IFQ) on Friday.
1 Mar 2013 - 11:29am - 0 Comments
Fichardt leads Tshwane Open by one shot over Akesson after first round
CENTURION, South Africa -- Darren Fichardt of South Africa birdied the longest par-5 in European Tour history Thursday to lead the inaugural Tshwane Open by one stroke after the first round.
28 Feb 2013 - 1:56pm - 0 Comments
Matsuyama tied for lead after first day of British Open qualifier in Asia
BANGKOK -- Two-time Asia-Pacific Amateur champion Hideki Matsuyama of Japan and Siddikur Rahman of Bangladesh fired 6-under rounds of 66 Thursday to share the lead after the first round of the two-day Asian International Final Qualifying (IFQ) event for the British Open.
28 Feb 2013 - 10:18am - 0 Comments
Olazabal hails South Africa golf talent, says Spain's newest crop is struggling
CENTURION, South Africa -- Jose Maria Olazabal is envious of the production line of golf talent coming out of South Africa.
27 Feb 2013 - 3:44pm - 0 Comments
Fichardt taking it easy for Tshwane Open, played 10 minutes from home
CENTURION, South Africa -- For his eighth tournament in eight weeks, Darren Fichardt is understandably taking things a bit easier than normal ahead of the European Tour’s inaugural Tshwane Open, which gets underway on Thursday.
27 Feb 2013 - 3:31pm - 0 Comments
Otto raring to go at Tshwane Open after break for quality time with family
CENTURION, South Africa -- A little fresh air and some quality time with his family was all two-time European Tour champion Hennie Otto needed to get the competitive juices flowing again.
27 Feb 2013 - 3:14pm - 0 Comments
Thomas, Ryder Cup player and architect, honored by European Tour
LONDON -- Dave Thomas, a four-time Ryder Cup player and renowned course designer, has been awarded Honorary Life Membership of the European Tour.
18 Feb 2013 - 6:00pm - 0 Comments
Fichardt wins Africa Open by two over Van Zyl despite late wobble
EAST LONDON, South Africa -- Darren Fichardt survived a late wobble Sunday to win his fourth European Tour title by two shots after closing with a round of 71 on the final day of the Africa Open.
17 Feb 2013 - 12:16pm - 0 Comments
Fichardt and Van Zyl of South Africa share third-round lead at Africa Open
EAST LONDON, South Africa -- South Africans Darren Fichardt and Jaco Van Zyl are in a strong position to extend the host nation’s superb record in the Africa Open after moving into a share of the 54-hole lead on Saturday. 
16 Feb 2013 - 12:48pm - 0 Comments
Da Silva leads Africa Open by three after playing 28 holes on second day
EAST LONDON, South Africa -- Brazil’s Adilson Da Silva made light work of a 28-hole day on Friday to storm into a three-shot lead over local favorite Jaco Van Zyl at the halfway stage of the Africa Open at East London Golf Club.
15 Feb 2013 - 4:34pm - 0 Comments
Van Zyl leads Africa Open as wind wreaks havoc on play in first round
EAST LONDON, South Africa -- South African Jaco Van Zyl overcame blustery conditions and a suspension in play at East London Golf Club on Thursday to set the clubhouse lead of 6-under-par 66 in the weather-disrupted first round of the European Tour’s Africa Open.
14 Feb 2013 - 2:17pm - 0 Comments
British Open tweaks its process for players to get in field via special lists
LOS ANGELES -- Players no longer will have to figure out special money lists to determine whether they can get into the British Open.
12 Feb 2013 - 11:58pm - 0 Comments
Sterne wins Joburg Open by seven strokes, Schwartzel finishes second
JOHANNESBURG -- Richard Sterne cruised to his first European Tour title in more than four years, winning the Joburg Open by seven shots on Sunday.
10 Feb 2013 - 12:41pm - 0 Comments