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Ryder Cup players set for Hero Challenge at Canary Wharf

There will be a strong Ryder Cup flavour to the Hero Challenge that will be held at London's iconic Canary Wharf.

Oct 08, 2018, 23:19 PM IST

Golf: United States Ryder Cup Captain Jim Furyk takes blame for loss

Jim Furyk became the sixth consecutive American leader to preside over a losing team in Europe.

Oct 01, 2018, 10:26 AM IST

Golf: Players made my job easy, says European Ryder Cup skipper Thomas Bjorn

As the celebrations began in earnest, however, Bjorn said the key to victory had been about the collective rather than any individuals. 

Oct 01, 2018, 10:14 AM IST

Golf: Europe dominate singles to defend EurAsia title

A dominant Europe won eight of the 12 singles matches against Asia on Sunday to rally from behind and successfully defend their EurAsia Cup title with a 14-10 victory in Malaysia.

Jan 14, 2018, 15:42 PM IST

Arjun Atwal to captain Asia team in EurAsia Cup

It is a first taste of team captaincy for both Atwal and Bjorn, and with the Dane looking for valuable insight into the eventual make-up of his 2018 European Ryder Cup side.

Sep 29, 2017, 00:19 AM IST

David Lingmerth makes storming start to Open

David Lingmerth made an astounding start to the British Open at St Andrews on Thursday by birdieing the first four holes.

Jul 16, 2015, 13:30 PM IST

Indians struggle in gusty conditions, five make cut in Jakarta

 Gusty conditions took a heavy toll on the second round scores as only half of the 10 Indians made the cut with Khalin Joshi being best-placed at tied 21st at the CIMB Niaga Indonesian Masters here.

Apr 24, 2015, 20:39 PM IST

Thomas Bjorn shines in Jakarta, David Howell on form in China

European Tour Players Committee chairman Thomas Bjorn, who shunned his own circuit this week to play on the Asian Tour, shook off the jet lag to grab a share of the first round lead at the Indonesia Masters on Thursday.

Apr 24, 2015, 09:10 AM IST

'Diamond' Phachara hopes to sparkle on Asian Tour debut

Fifteen-year-old Thai Phachara Khongwatmai will make his Asian Tour debut at next week`s Indonesian Masters, hoping to steal some limelight from former world number one Lee Westwood and Dane Thomas Bjorn.

Apr 18, 2015, 16:40 PM IST

Rashid Khan eager to reignite season at Indonesian Masters

India's Rashid Khan is keen to reignite his season with a strong performance when the 750,000 USD CIMB Niaga Indonesian Masters gets underway at the Royale Jakarta Golf Club from April 23-26.

Apr 07, 2015, 11:07 AM IST

Darren Clarke appointed Europe's Ryder Cup captain

Darren Clarke will captain holders Europe in the 2016 Ryder Cup match against the United States at Hazeltine, Minnesota, tour officials announced on Wednesday.

Feb 18, 2015, 19:01 PM IST

Anirban Lahiri aims to soar further at True Thailand Classic

India's Anirban Lahiri is determined to scale greater heights when he takes his place as the highest ranked player at the inaugural USD 2 million True Thailand Classic presented by Black Mountain which will tee off here on Thursday.

Feb 11, 2015, 15:34 PM IST

Martin Kaymer, Thomas Bjorn open Ryder Cup match with Rickie Fowler, Jimmy Walker

Reigning US Open champion Martin Kaymer of Germany and Thomas Bjorn teed off for Europe in Friday morning`s second Ryder Cup fourballs match against Americans Rickie Fowler and Jimmy Walker.

Sep 26, 2014, 13:53 PM IST

Seve is still a huge inspiration for Europe, says Bjorn

Pictures and quotes of Seve Ballesteros are dotted around this week`s Ryder Cup venue and ensure he remains a galvanising influence on Europe`s team three years after his death, said Thomas Bjorn.

Sep 23, 2014, 16:30 PM IST

Jamie Donaldson best of Ryder Cup trio as Joost Luiten leads

Jamie Donaldson was best placed of the trio of Ryder Cup players at the Wales Open, the local star carding a third round 68 on Saturday to be placed six shots behind Joost Luiten.

Sep 21, 2014, 00:09 AM IST

Thomas Bjorn shares lead at Danish Open

Former Ryder Cup winner Thomas Bjorn shared the first round lead at the Danish Open on Thursday with Chile`s Felipe Aguilar and Welshman Bradley Dredge on five under par. 

Aug 14, 2014, 23:27 PM IST

Thomas Bjorn seizes five-shot lead over Luke Donald at BMW PGA Championship

Danish golfer Thomas Bjorn has achieved a five-shot lead over his British counterpart Luke Donald after the third round of the BMW PGA Championship at Wentworth on Saturday.

May 25, 2014, 10:18 AM IST

Play starts after three-hour rain delay at Wentworth

Play finally got underway at 1005 local time (0905 GMT) after heavy overnight rain caused a three-hour delay in the BMW PGA Championship third round at Wentworth on Saturday.

May 24, 2014, 16:43 PM IST

All three Indians crash out from BMW PGA Championships

A disastrous finish saw Indian golfer Shiv Kapur crash from a decent position to out of the tournament as he ended the second round with a seven-over 79 at the BMW PGA Championship here.

May 24, 2014, 15:37 PM IST

Luke Donald hits second-round 67 at BMW PGA Championship

British golf ace Luke Donald has moved into contention for a third BMW PGA Championship title in four years after hitting a second-round 67 on Saturday.

May 24, 2014, 09:19 AM IST