European Tour

DOHA, Qatar (AP) — Eddie Pepperell survived a tense finish to win the Qatar Masters at the Doha Golf Club on Sunday for his maiden European Tour title.   The 27-year-old Englishman held off a spirited challenge from compatriot Oliver Fisher, who neede
European Tour should look into Fed Ex Cup-style playoff, says Donald
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates -- Luke Donald hopes to end his season with a bang this week. He also wants to give the European Tour something to think about.
20 Nov 2012 - 1:21pm - 0 Comments
Top-ranked McIlroy looks to end his year with win at European Tour finale
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates -- Even after wrapping up the European Tour money title a couple weeks ago, top-ranked Rory McIlroy still has plenty to play for when he tees off Thursday at the season-ending DP World Tour Championship.
20 Nov 2012 - 1:12pm - 0 Comments
Stenson wins South African Open by three for his first victory in three years
JOHANNESBURG -- Henrik Stenson held on to his three-shot overnight lead to win the South African Open on Sunday and end a three-year wait for a tournament title.
18 Nov 2012 - 12:49pm - 0 Comments
Jimenez becomes oldest European Tour winner with Hong Kong triumph
HONG KONG -- Miguel Angel Jimenez became the oldest European Tour winner on Sunday by shooting a 5-under 65 to capture his third UBS Hong Kong Open title.
18 Nov 2012 - 12:35pm - 0 Comments
Stenson leads hard-charging Coetzee by three at South African Open
JOHANNESBURG -- Henrik Stenson closed in on a first tournament win in three years Saturday, taking a three-shot lead into the final round of the South African Open despite George Coetzee shooting a course-record 63.
17 Nov 2012 - 1:54pm - 0 Comments
Jimenez ties Campbell for third-round lead at UBS Hong Kong Open
HONG KONG -- Miguel Angel Jimenez of Spain shot a 2-under 68 to share the third-round lead with New Zealand's Michael Campbell at the UBS Hong Kong Open on Saturday.
17 Nov 2012 - 1:37pm - 0 Comments
McIlroy reaffirms plan to cut schedule back in 2013 after latest missed cut
HONG KONG -- World No. 1 Rory McIlroy has vowed to cut back his competitive schedule next year after the disappointment of missing the cut in his defense of the UBS Hong Kong Open.
17 Nov 2012 - 2:37am - 0 Comments
Stenson leads by four at South African Open, where rain halts second round
JOHANNESBURG -- Henrik Stenson opened up a four-shot lead at the South African Open with a second-round 65 on Friday before play was suspended for the day because of an electrical storm.
16 Nov 2012 - 12:04pm - 0 Comments
McIlroy misses UBS Hong Kong Open cut after believing he would contend
HONG KONG -- Top-ranked Rory McIlroy double bogeyed his last hole Friday to be assured of missing the cut in his defense of the UBS Hong Kong Open.
16 Nov 2012 - 1:07am - 0 Comments
Bremner leads South African Open by two strokes after tying course record
JOHANNESBURG -- Merrick Bremner of South Africa birdied six of his first nine holes, shooting an 8-under 64 Thursday to tie the course record in the opening round of the South African Open.
15 Nov 2012 - 4:27pm - 0 Comments
McIlroy nine shots behind leader after first round in UBS Hong Kong Open
HONG KONG -- Defending champion Rory McIlroy finished nine shots behind leader Javier Colomo after the first round of the UBS Hong Kong Open on Thursday. McIlroy admitted to feeling lethargic after shooting a 3-over 73.
15 Nov 2012 - 11:26am - 0 Comments
McIlroy eager to make history with second straight Hong Kong Open win
HONG KONG -- Only one golfer has successfully retained the Hong Kong Open title in 53 years. Rory McIlroy wants to be the second.
14 Nov 2012 - 6:15pm - 0 Comments
Grace aims to win South African Open to cap breakthrough season
JOHANNESBURG -- After winning four times in his breakthrough season on the European Tour, South Africa's Branden Grace can cap it with a title he prizes above all: His home country's national open.
14 Nov 2012 - 6:10pm - 0 Comments
McIlroy wants solid finish to 2012 season, even with money titles in bag
HONG KONG -- The pressure is off Rory McIlroy on the European Tour money list. He's clinched it with two tournaments to go, two tournaments he'd love to own to cap off a stellar year.
13 Nov 2012 - 5:41pm - 0 Comments
McIlroy adds European Tour money title to earlier PGA Tour money title
SINGAPORE -- After capturing his second major and finishing the year at No. 1, Rory McIlroy had just one goal left -- winning the money titles on both sides of the Atlantic.
11 Nov 2012 - 12:55pm - 0 Comments
Manassero wins Barclays Singapore Open in playoff over Oosthuizen
SINGAPORE -- After already playing 33 holes at the Barclays Singapore Open on Sunday, the last thing Matteo Manassero probably wanted was to go back on the course for a playoff hole. Or two playoff holes. Or three.
11 Nov 2012 - 12:38pm - 0 Comments
Bjorn leads Wood midway through third round in rainy Singapore Open
SINGAPORE -- Denmark's Thomas Bjorn had to wait more than 36 hours to tee off in the second round of the rain-soaked Barclays Singapore Open. The delay might have done him good.
10 Nov 2012 - 11:27am - 0 Comments
Dyson and Nirat share lead as rain again halts Barclays Singapore Open
SINGAPORE – Rain severely disrupted play at the Barclays Singapore Open again on Friday, with golfers being shuttled on and off the course and half the field unable to even start the second round.
9 Nov 2012 - 4:17am - 0 Comments
Bjorn leads rain-interrupted Singapore Open, McIlroy only plays eight holes
SINGAPORE -- Thomas Bjorn shot a 5-under 66 Thursday to take the lead of the Barclays Singapore Open after rain interrupted the first round.
8 Nov 2012 - 10:08am - 0 Comments