Graeme McDowell wins Alstom Open de France

Graeme McDowell fired a superb final round of 67 to beat Thongchai Jaidee and Kevin Stadler by a single stroke and defend the Alstom Open de France at Le Golf National in Paris. McDowell began the final day eight shots behind Stadler but the American struggled during the last round,…

Graeme McDowell defends Alstom Open de France

Lowdown: The European Tour travels to Paris this week for the Alstom Open de France at Le Golf National. Graeme McDowell defends the title over the course that will play host to the 2018 Ryder Cup. This is one of the richest tournaments on the European Tour with a purse…

Fabrizio Zanotti wins BMW International Open

Fabrizio Zanotti of Paraguay came through a four-man playoff to secure his maiden European Tour victory in the BMW International Open at Golf Club Gut Lärchenhof near Cologne in Germany. Zanotti claimed victory at the fifth extra hole after Sweden’s Henrik Stenson hit his tee shot into the water at…

Mikko Ilonen wins Irish Open

Mikko Ilonen of Finland fired a closing round of 70 to win the Irish Open at Fota Island Resort in County Cork by a single shot from Italy’s Edoardo Molinari. It was Ilonen’s 300th start on the European Tour and he completed the victory in style, leading from the starting…

Paul Casey defends Irish Open

Lowdown: The European Tour heads for the Emerald Isle this week for The Irish Open. England’s Paul Casey defends the title against a strong field at Fota Island Resort. Many of Europe’s best have made the journey across the Atlantic this week after participating in the U.S. Open at Pinehurst.…

Mikael Lundberg wins Lyoness Open

Sweden’s Mikael Lundberg came through a playoff against home favourite Bernd Wiesberger to win the Lyoness Open powered by Greenfinity at the Diamond Country Club in Austria. Lundberg fired a superb closing round of 65 to post a clubhouse total of 12-under-par. Wiesberger, however, still led by one with three…

Joost Luiten defends Lyoness Open

Lowdown: The European Tour heads for Austria this week and the Lyoness Open powered by Greenfinity at the Diamond Country Club in Atzenbrugg. Holland’s Joost Luiten is the defending champion. This tournament was first contested in 1990 when Bernhard Langer took the title. Since then, Ronan Rafferty, Paul McGinley, Richard…

Thongchai Jaidee wins Nordea Masters

Thongchai Jaidee of Thailand came through a playoff against Scotland’s Stephen Gallacher and Victor Dubuisson of France to win the Nordea Masters at PGA Sweden National in Malmo. Jaidee fired a superb closing round of 65 to set a clubhouse total of 16-under-par. He then had to watch on as…

Mikko Ilonen defends Nordea Masters

Lowdown: The European Tour heads for Sweden this week and the 24th edition of the Nordea Masters. Finland’s Mikko Ilonen defends the title at PGA Sweden National in Malmo. A strong field has assembled and the home nation will be well represented with World Number 2 Henrik Stenson and the…

Matteo Manassero defends BMW PGA Championship

Lowdown: The European Tour heads home to Wentworth this week for the circuit’s flagship event. Matteo Manassero defends his title in the BMW PGA Championship. This is the 60th edition of the PGA Championship and it has attracted a stellar field. Henrik Stenson is the top World Ranked player teeing…

Miguel Angel Jimenez wins Open de Espana

Miguel Angel Jiménez won the Open de España at PGA Catalunya, beating Richard Green of Australia and Belgium’s Thomas Pieters in a sudden-death playoff. Making his 27th start in his home open, it was the first time Jiménez has taken the title. With the victory he extended his own record…

Daniel Brooks

Daniel Brooks claimed his first European Tour title at the Madeira Islands Open in an event overshadowed by the on-course death of Alastair Forsyth's caddie

Peter Uihlein won the 2013 Madeira Islands Open

Lowdown: The European Tour reaches a landmark this week at the Madeira Islands Open. It will be the 1,500th official event to be contested on the circuit. With the majority of the European Tour’s leading players in the US for the Players Championship, this event provides an opportunity for a…

Felipe Aguilar wins The Championship at Laguna National

Felipe Aguilar of Chile produced a remarkable finish to win The Championship at Laguna National by a single shot from Denmark’s Anders Hansen and David Lipsky of the USA. Aguilar holed a tricky putt for a birdie two at the testing par-3 17th, with its daunting peninsula green. He then…

Brett Rumford defends The Championship at Laguna National

Lowdown: The European Tour travels to Singapore this week for The Championship at Laguna National. Formerly known as The Ballantine’s Championship, Brett Rumford is the defending champion. This event was first contested in 2008 when Graeme McDowell was victorious at Pinx GC in South Korea. The event has been held…

Alexander Levy wins Volvo China Open

Alexander Levy of France fired a final round of 69 to win the Volvo China Open at Genzon Golf Club by a single shot from England’s Tommy Fleetwood. Levy began the final round with a three-stroke lead, and for most of Sunday’s play he appeared to be cruising to victory.…

Brett Rumford defends Volvo China Open

Lowdown: The European Tour remains in Asia this week for the Volvo China Open at Genzon GC. A star-studded field has assembled and Australia’s Brett Rumford is defending champion. This is the 20th edition of the Volvo China Open and a number of the world’s best players will tee it…