Shiv Kapur of India holds the lead after the opening day of the Czech Open in Celadna meaning Indian golfer lead both the PGA Tour event and the European Event. The Indian golfer hit six successive birdies to take the lead in the first round at the Prosper Golf Resort and finished on six under [...]
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England’s Ross Fisher won the Irish Open in record-equalling style at Killarney – despite a thrilling late challenge from home favourite Padraig Harrington. Coming from three behind Harrington might have thought a closing seven under par 64 would seal his national title for the second time in four years. But Fisher, having lost the six [...]
Englishman Ross Fisher has secured the Irish Open with a two shot lead over Padraig Harrington after a poor start on the opening day. Fisher carded a 65 on the final day which was enough to see off competition from Harrington who made a late surge with a 64. Both competitors are still vying for [...]
Fisher somehow maintained his lead after the third day at the Irish Open in Killarney returning to the clubhouse with a 71 in hand. The Englishman had been leading the event by three shots heading into the third day which looked promising with four birdies in the front nine. This was reduced after a disappointing [...]
Englishman Ross Fisher carded an impressive 61 second round at the Irish Open in Killarney today which gave him a 3 shot lead heading into the third day. Fisher put in a 29 on the front nine with six consecutive birdies and continued to find form on the back nine with birdies between the 11th [...]
With a play-off looming against Argentina’s Rafa Echenique, the 33 year old looked to have played safe with his approach to to the 407 yard last at Bro Hof Slott near Stockholm. But months of putting problems in America – he is now based there, but has not had a single top-30 finish since February [...]
The home favourite Richard Johnson shares the lead with Korean KJ Choi heading into the final day at the Scandinavian Masters. Choi and Johnson tie for the lead on ten under with Oosthuizen the closest challenger on nine under. The South African had looked certain to join the leaders on ten under but found the [...]
Korean star KJ Choi has taken the lead after the second day at the Scandinavian Masters after hitting an Eagle and four birdies within seven holes. Whilst Choi was fully on the rise, last week’s Open winner Oosthuizen was struggling after striking his tee shot on the short 17th into the water and carding a [...]
Oosthuizen scored a solid 67 on the opening day to join Richard Green and Dustin Johnson as the early leaders in Stockholm. The South African expressed that he was looking forward to getting back home for some rest next week, however this may be with a second title under his belt.
Louis Oosthuizen’s after lifting up the championship trophy in the St. Andrews open has been looking more confidence at the Scandinavian Master tournament and planning to continue the victory run with the ongoing series also.
Italian Edoardo Molinari has claimed his first European Tour win at the Barclays Scottish Open, he can now join he brother who has one European title under his belt. He managed to keep his third round lead in extremely tough conditions on the final day. Edoardo finished the day on 74 which was eleven shots [...]
Final day looks to be in the hands of Molinari and Clarke with the two having a six stroke lead over the chasing pack. Edoardo Molinari lit up the third day at Loch Lomond with a brilliant round of 63 which saw he card an eagle and seven birdies to take the top spot heading [...]
Darren Clarke seems at home in the wet Scottish weather as he increases his lead to three after the second day in Loch Lomond. The Ulsterman moved ten strokes under par and three shot clear of second placed Molinari with a brilliant 67 in the rain. He may still have to fight of the challenge [...]
At the end of the first day of the Scottish Open at Loch Lomond it was the Northern Irishman Darren Clarke who held the top spot with an impressive six under par 65. A qualifying spot at the home of golf next week is also up for grabs for the 40 year old which will [...]
Villegas Takes Lead Camilo Villegas tied the tournament first-round record with a 9-under 62 to take a one-shot lead over former Florida teammate Matt Every. Villegas regrouped with a bogey-free round Thursday after making the semifinals of the Match Play Championship last weekend, but missing the short putt that would have put him in the [...]
All three players finished on 11-under-par with the Spaniard having looked to blow his chance after carding a double-bogey to surrender a two-shot lead. That left both Alejandro Canizares and Francesco Molinari joint leaders with rounds of 68 and 67 respectively.
This leaves Martin Kaymer topping the leader board on nine under, one shot ahead of Webster and Canizares heading into the final round at Le Golf National. However six players back up the majority of the top ten all sitting on seven under including British McGrane and Donald.
It was first feared that Worksop’s Westwood, who was last year’s runner-up following a play-off, was suffering from a blood clot but it was later revealed that the swelling in his calf was probably caused by the heat.
Britain’s Lee Westwood has withdrawn from Wednesday’s French Open pro-am with a suspected blood clot in his leg. The world number three, 37, had been troubled by pain and swelling in his calf and ankle for two days and was taken to hospital for tests. He will decide whether to play in the main event [...]
Jose Maria Olazabal returns to action for one week only admitting that his battle with rheumatism has to put a question mark over him becoming Europe’s next Ryder Cup captain. The Alstom French Open at Le Golf National near Paris is Olazabal’s first event since last October and it is also likely to be his last for a few months.
“I’m giving it a try this week, but it’s definitely the rest of the summer off,” said the 44-year-old, whose problems go back to the mid-1990s when he could not play for 18 months and feared his future would be in a wheelchair.
Englishman David Horsey has taken a step into the worlds top 100 for the first time after his first European Tour win, he currently sits at 94th. The start of the year saw Horsey at rank 230th and still at 188th before the BMW International Open in Munich this year.
Ecco Sticks With Ladies European Tour ECCO will once more serve as an official sponsor of the Ladies European Tour (LET) for 2010 to extend its partnership for a seventh successive year. LET staff will continue wearing the brand’s distinctive golf shoes during all on-course activities, as well as ECCO dress shoes during all company [...]
Slow motion golf swing of Alex Noren, European Tour Pro filmed at Wentworth PGA using Casio Exilim EX-FH100 at 240 frames per second. Ideal for golf swing analysis software such as V1 Golf Cswing Gasp etc Video Rating: 5 / 5