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MUSCAT, Oman (AP) — Joost Luiten of the Netherlands won the inaugural Oman Open on Sunday to break a title drought of nearly 17 months.   The 32-year-old Dutchman shot a 4-under 68 to finish on 16-under 272, two shots ahead of his friend, England'
Quiros keeps lead in Dubai as Donald closes in on dual money list history
Top-ranked Luke Donald is on the verge of becoming the first golfer to win the European and American money titles, shooting a 6-under 66 Saturday in the third round of the Dubai World Championship.
10 Dec 2011 - 11:36am - 0 Comments
Quiros takes halfway lead in Dubai, McIlroy slips back late
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) -- Rory McIlroy's bid for the Race To Dubai title was in doubt after he hit into the water on 18 and finished five shots off the lead halfway through the Dubai World Championship on Friday.
9 Dec 2011 - 8:56am - 0 Comments
Donald clarifies his comments about Woods, McIlroy and who's best
Tiger Woods is the best golfer Luke Donald has ever played against and Rory McIlroy is the most talented.
8 Dec 2011 - 6:07pm - 0 Comments
Europe co-sanctions new Perth event with AustralAsian Tour
Australia will host an event on the European Tour for the first time in three years after the inaugural Perth International Golf Championship was named on the calendar for the 2012 season.
8 Dec 2011 - 6:04pm - 0 Comments
Hanson leads in Dubai World Championship, McIlroy two behind
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) -- U.S. Open champion Rory McIlroy shot a 30 on the back nine Thursday at the Dubai World Championship to gain the early advantage over top-ranked Luke Donald in the battle for the European money title.
8 Dec 2011 - 10:01am - 0 Comments
Winning two tour money titles would be greatest achievement, says Donald
Luke Donald believes completing an historic money list double in Dubai this weekend will be his greatest achievement in golf.
7 Dec 2011 - 2:04pm - 0 Comments
Donald and McIlroy ready to settle European money title in Dubai finale
After rallying to win the UBS Hong Kong Open in dramatic fashion Sunday, U.S. Open champion Rory McIlroy brings plenty of momentum into this week’s showdown with world No. 1 Luke Donald for the European Tour money title.
6 Dec 2011 - 7:22pm - 0 Comments
McIlroy and Westwood praise Woods' victory, hope to compete against him
Tiger Woods is back to his winning ways, and some of the best golfers in the world are relishing the chance to face him again. Woods won the Chevron World Challenge on Sunday, ending a two-year title drought that began shortly after his personal life imploded.
6 Dec 2011 - 7:16pm - 0 Comments
McIlroy rallies to capture UBS Hong Kong Open, stays alive in money race
Rory McIlroy rallied to win the UBS Hong Kong Open on Sunday, holing out from a greenside bunker on the final hole Sunday for a 5-under 65 and a two-stroke victory.
4 Dec 2011 - 1:37pm - 0 Comments
Quiros edges ahead by one at Hong Kong Open, McIlroy three behind
Alvaro Quiros of Spain shot a 3-under 67 Saturday to hold a one-shot lead after the third round of the UBS Hong Kong Open, while joint overnight leader Rory McIlroy fell three strokes behind.
3 Dec 2011 - 12:49pm - 0 Comments
McIlroy hangs on to share Hong Kong Open lead with Quiros after 36 holes
Rory McIlroy of Northern Ireland retained a share of the lead at the UBS Hong Kong Open on Friday after shooting a 1-under 69 in the second round. The U.S. Open champion was joined at 7-under 133 by first-round co-leader Alvaro Quiros of Spain, who also had a 69.
2 Dec 2011 - 12:04pm - 0 Comments
McIlroy shares lead with Quiros and Horsey at UBS Hong Kong Open
U.S. Open champion Rory McIlroy shot a 6-under 64 in blustery conditions on Thursday to share the lead with Alvaro Quiros and David Horsey after the opening round of the UBS Hong Kong Open. The event is co-sanctioned by the European Tour and Asian Tour.
1 Dec 2011 - 1:29pm - 0 Comments
Notebook: UCLA star Cantlay gets spot in British Open after rule change
UCLA sophomore Patrick Cantlay is going to the British Open under a new qualifying category for golf’s oldest championship.
30 Nov 2011 - 6:42pm - 0 Comments
McIlroy hopes to emulate Donald and excel on PGA and European tours
Rory McIlroy intends to spend more time playing in the United States next year, juggling his commitments with the European Tour as he seeks to make an impact on both sides of the Atlantic.
29 Nov 2011 - 1:58pm - 0 Comments
Local favorite Otto wins South African Open with par on final hole
Hennie Otto recorded a par on No. 18 for a one-stroke victory over Austria’s Bernd Wiesberger at the South African Open on Sunday. Home favorite Otto finished with an even-par 72 and a 14-under total of 274 for his second European Tour title.
27 Nov 2011 - 1:29pm - 0 Comments
Notebook: Inaugural Thailand Golf Championship attracting big names
Charl Schwartzel and Sergio Garcia have added further star power to the Asian Tour’s inaugural Thailand Golf Championship next month.
26 Nov 2011 - 12:03pm - 0 Comments
Otto surges to lead as Els and Goosen stumble at South African Open
Home favorite Hennie Otto surged into a three-shot lead with a 7-under 65 at the third round of the South African Open on Saturday as Retief Goosen and Ernie Els both stumbled.
26 Nov 2011 - 11:42am - 0 Comments
O'Hara clings to one-shot lead over Goosen at South African Open
Steven O’Hara held a one-shot lead over Retief Goosen and Merrick Bremner at the halfway mark of the South African Open on Friday.
25 Nov 2011 - 2:15pm - 0 Comments
Els and Goosen trail leaders O'Hara and Kruger at South African Open
Steven O’Hara of Scotland and local favorite Jbe Kruger shot 7-under 65 on Thursday to share the first-round lead at the South African Open.
24 Nov 2011 - 12:20pm - 0 Comments