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MADRID (AP) — Jon Rahm shot a 5-under 67 Sunday to win the Spanish Open with overnight leader Paul Dunne two strokes behind.   The fourth-ranked Rahm had six birdies in his final round to end the Centro Nacional de Golf tournament on 20-under 268.
Hanson leads McIlroy by two shots at BMW Masters after nine-birdie 64
SHANGHAI -- Rory McIlroy turned on the style Friday, yet still could not catch Peter Hanson in the second round of the BMW Masters on the European Tour.
26 Oct 2012 - 6:23am - 0 Comments
McDowell seeks help to decide which nation to represent in 2016 Olympics
SHANGHAI -- Graeme McDowell wants some help in deciding which country he should represent at the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro.
25 Oct 2012 - 12:39pm - 0 Comments
Donaldson breaks course mark to lead BMW Masters, McIlroy five back
SHANGHAI -- Jamie Donaldson of Wales shot a course-record 10-under par 62 Thursday on the opening day of the BMW Masters on the European Tour.
25 Oct 2012 - 6:06am - 0 Comments
Rose looks to take European money lead from McIlroy at BMW Masters
SHANGHAI -- Justin Rose can unseat Rory McIlroy at the top of the European Tour’s Race to Dubai money list with a top-two result in the BMW Masters starting on Thursday.
24 Oct 2012 - 1:27pm - 0 Comments
McIlroy focused on game as he preps for sprint to finish of European season
SHANGHAI -- With four of the world's top five and 11 of Europe's Ryder Cup heroes in action, there is no shortage of star quality on show in the European Tour’s BMW Masters at Lake Malaren.
24 Oct 2012 - 1:19pm - 2 Comments
McIlroy looks to defend his BMW Masters crown, keep money race lead
SHANGHAI -- Rory McIlroy returns to official competition this week as the defending BMW Masters champion determined to end his best season as the European Tour No. 1.
23 Oct 2012 - 1:15pm - 1 Comments
Bulgaria gets first European Tour stop as Volvo Match Play relocates in 2013
LONDON -- The European Tour will stage a tournament in Bulgaria for the first time after deciding to rotate the Volvo World Match Play Championship between locations across the continent.
22 Oct 2012 - 12:43pm - 0 Comments
Van Pelt wins ISPS Handa Perth International by two over Dufner
PERTH, Australia -- Bo Van Pelt won the ISPS Handa Perth International on the European Tour, closing with a 4-under 68 Sunday for a two-stroke victory over American countryman Jason Dufner.
21 Oct 2012 - 1:14pm - 1 Comments
Van Pelt leads Dufner by one after three rounds of Perth International
PERTH, Australia -- Bo Van Pelt shot a 5-under 67 on Saturday to take a one-shot lead over fellow American Jason Dufner after Saturday’s third round of the ISPS Handa Perth International on the European Tour.
20 Oct 2012 - 12:19pm - 0 Comments
Grillo takes four-shot lead in Perth International, Dufner five shots back
PERTH, Australia -- Emiliano Grillo moved closer to securing his European Tour card for 2013 -- and his first professional title -- by shooting a 5-under 67 Friday for a four-stroke lead after the second round of the ISPS Handa Perth International on the European Tour.
19 Oct 2012 - 12:27pm - 0 Comments
Canizares and Hendry lead after first round in Perth, Dufner six off pace
PERTH, Australia -- Alejandro Canizares shot a 7-under 65 Thursday to share a one-stroke lead with Michael Hendry after the opening round of the inaugural ISPS Handa Perth International on the European Tour.
18 Oct 2012 - 11:35am - 0 Comments
Dufner and Schwartzel headline field in first edition of Perth International
PERTH, Australia -- Charl Schwartzel and Jason Dufner hope that picturesque Perth can inspire them to victory after taking in one of Western Australia’s top tourist attractions ahead of this week’s ISPS Handa Perth International on the European Tour.
17 Oct 2012 - 12:49pm - 0 Comments
Casey plays Perth International with big picture of his golf game in mind
PERTH, Australia -- Paul Casey has had his appetite whetted for European Tour success and is hoping to be at the right end of the table again at this week's ISPS Handa Perth International in Australia.
17 Oct 2012 - 12:42pm - 0 Comments
Woods to return to Abu Dhabi to begin season for second straight year
ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates -- Tiger Woods plans to start his season in the Abu Dhabi HSBC Golf Championship on the European Tour for the second straight year,
17 Oct 2012 - 12:11pm - 0 Comments
Blixt and Lowry rise together in world rankings after victories over weekend
LONDON -- Talk about your career-changing victories.
16 Oct 2012 - 1:33pm - 0 Comments
Lowry wins Portugal Masters by one, adds pro win to previous amateur title
VILAMOURA, Portugal -- Shane Lowry of Ireland won the Portugal Masters on Sunday after a final-round 5-under 66 to edge out England's Ross Fisher by one stroke with a 270 total.
14 Oct 2012 - 3:19pm - 0 Comments
Wiesberger leads Portugal Masters by one over Fisher after second 65 in row
VILAMOURA, Portugal -- Bernd Wiesberger of Austria shot his second successive 65 on Saturday and leads the Portugal Masters by one with a round to play.
13 Oct 2012 - 1:51pm - 0 Comments
Fisher slips but doesn't slide, leads Portugal Masters by three after 36 holes
VILAMOURA, Portugal -- England's Ross Fisher overcame an injury scare to move a step closer to his fifth European Tour title on Friday.
12 Oct 2012 - 1:59pm - 0 Comments
Fisher and Gallacher lead at Portugal Masters after tying year's low scores
VILAMOURA, Portugal -- Former Ryder Cup star Ross Fisher and Scotland's Stephen Gallacher both matched their lowest rounds of the year on Thursday to share the lead at the Portugal Masters on the European Tour.
11 Oct 2012 - 2:54pm - 0 Comments