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20 Nov

DP World Tour-Day 4

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Matthew Fitzpatrick of England poses with the trophy after winning the DP World Tour Championship at Jumeirah Golf Estates in Dubai, on November 20, 2016 Matthew Fitzpatrick birdied the last hole to beat compatriot Tyrrell Hatton by one shot to win the $8 million DP World Tour Championship. / AFP PHOTO / Karim Sahib - 20161120_PD1947 - Rechteinfo: Werbliche Nutzung nur nach Freigabe!
Fitzpatrick Wins DP World Tour Championship And Stenson Wins Race To Dubai ! Englishman Matthew Fitzpatrick shot a final round of 67 that included 6 birdies to finish at -17 and win the DP World Tour Championship by one shot from Tyrell Hatton. Fitzpatrick said: “It means the world. To win one of these Final Series events is really special.” Fitzpatrick, who fired 4 solid sub-70 rounds started round 4 one shot behind leader Victor Dubuisson, made birdies on 2 and 3 to take the lead, made 3 more birdies in the next 14 holes and found he was 1 behind Hatton standing on the 18th tee. Hatton bogeyed the last and Fitzpatrick sunk his birdie putt to finish with 67 and...
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19 Nov

DP World Tour-Day 3

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Victor Dubuisson of France measures his shot during the third day of the DP World Tour Championship event at the Jumeirah Golf Estates on November 19, 2016, in Dubai. / AFP PHOTO / Karim Sahib - 20161119_PD2084 - Rechteinfo: Werbliche Nutzung nur nach Freigabe!
Dubuisson Leads By 1 In Dubai ! Victor Dubuisson shot a superb 64 that included 7 birdies and an eagle 2 in the DP World Tour Championship to finish at -13 giving him a one-shot lead going into the final round. Dubuisson birdied 4 of the last 5 holes to fire him up the leader board ahead of challengers Nicolas Colsaerts, Tyrrell Hatton and Matthew Fitzpatrick who were at -12. Dubuisson said: “I've played well, made good putts at the right time.” Belgian Colsaerts started with a bogey but was back on track with birdies on 2, 3, 5 and 6, made eagle at 7 to lead, bogeyed 8 and 9, birdied 10, bogeyed 14, birdied 16 and sunk a 20 footer at...
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18 Nov

DP World Tour-Day 2

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Segio Garcia of Spain plays a shot during day two of the DP World Tour Championship at Jumeirah Golf Estates on November 18, 2016 in Dubai The year-long Race to Dubai on the European Tour enters its home stretch with the season-ending DP World Tour Championship, with four players still in the hunt to secure the honour of being called Europeís No1. With 1,217,175 points for the winner, only No2 Danny Willett, No3 Alex Noren and No4 Rory McIlroy have the chance to catch up with Race to Dubai leader Stenson / AFP PHOTO / Karim Sahib - 20161118_PD3100 - Rechteinfo: Werbliche Nutzung nur nach Freigabe!
Garcia And Molinari Share Lead In Dubai At -9 ! Sergio Garcia and Francesco Molinari are leading the DP World Tour Championship after both shooting 67 to follow their 68 yesterday and sit at -9 after round 2 at Jumeirah Golf Estates in Dubai. Garcia said: “I felt like I was swinging the club really well,” and Molinari added: “I'm happy, it was another good day.” Both players started today 2 shots behind overnight leader Lee Westwood and reeled him in quickly with good starts. Westwood responded with a late charge making birdies on 14 and 16, but made a bogey on the last to finish at -8, one shot behind. Molinari who won his home Italian Open in September is looking for...
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17 Nov

DP World Tour-Day 1

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Lee westwood of England plays during day one of the DP World Tour Championship at Jumeirah Golf Estates on November 17, 2016 in Dubai The year-long Race to Dubai on the European Tour enters its home stretch with the season-ending DP World Tour Championship, with four players still in the hunt to secure the honour of being called Europeís No1. With 1,217,175 points for the winner, only No2 Danny Willett, No3 Alex Noren and No4 Rory McIlroy have the chance to catch up with Race to Dubai leader Stenson / AFP PHOTO / KARIM SAHIB - 20161117_PD2385 - Rechteinfo: Werbliche Nutzung nur nach Freigabe!
Westwood Leads In Dubai ! Lee Westwood, 43, shot an opening round of 66 that included 7 birdies to take the first-round lead at the DP World Tour Championship at Jumeirah Golf Estates in Dubai, a shot clear of Belgian Nicolas Colsaerts and Frenchman Julien Quesne, who both shot 67. Westwood birdied 2, 7 and 8 hitting the turn in 33, birdied 10, bogeyed 12, then birdied 13 and 17 to finish at -6. Westwood said: “A 66 is a good round of golf. It didn't seem that easy out there. It all came together today.” Westwood won this event in 2009, has nine top three finishes in Majors, the most recent being tied for second at this year's Masters, and positioning him...
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16 Nov

DP World Tour Championship-Preview

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Rory McIlroy of Northern Ireland poses with the Race to Dubai trophy after he won the final round of DP World Tour Championship golf tournament in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, Sunday, Nov. 22, 2015. (AP Photo/Kamran Jebreili) - 20151122_PD2214
McIlroy Looking To Retain DP World Tour Championship in Dubai ! Rory McIlroy launches the defence of his title at the DP World Tour Championship and bids for his fourth Race to Dubai title on Thursday when he tees off with Sweden's in-form Alex Noren at 12:30 on the Earth Course at Jumeirah Golf Estates who host this seasons finale for the eighth consecutive year. McIlroy said of his place in the Race to Dubai Rankings presented by Rolex: “It's been a while since I've been in that spot. It's a big incentive for me to try and get that back,” Four players from the field of 60 who have the chance to take the crown of European Number One this Sunday, including...
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30 Oct

Summary WGC-HSBC Champions

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Hideki Matsuyama of Japan poses with his champion trophy after winning the 2016 WGC-HSBC Champions golf tournament in Shanghai, China, 30 October 2016 .Hideki Matsuyama waved to a cheering crowd from the top balcony of a corporate suite over the 18th green at Sheshan International, where moments earlier he finished up a thorough beating of a world-class field in the HSBC Champions. He never felt higher. His game never felt better. And the 24-year-old Japanese star can only hope that he's just getting started. Matsuyama never gave anyone a chance Sunday, closing with a 6-under 66 for a seven-shot victory that made him the first Asian to win a World Golf Championships event since the series began in 1999. And it was only fitting that he won at the event billed as "Asia's major." - 20161030_PD8378
Matsuyama Wins By 7 In Shanghai ! Hideki Matsuyama stormed to a 7 shot victory at the WGC-HSBC Champions Tournament at Sheishan International Golf Club in Shanghai, China and became the second Japanese Tournament winner in European Tour history. Isao Aoki was the first Japanese player to win a European Tour event, winning the European Open in 1983, with a score of -6, finishing 2 shots ahead of Seve Ballesteros, Nick Faldo and Carl Mason. Matsuyama, who scored 29 birdies across the four rounds, had started round 4 with a 3 shot lead and kept his challengers at bay as he shot a solid final round of 66 that included 6 birdies and 12 pars to finish at -23, 7 shots ahead of...
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8 Oct

The Alfred Dunhill-Day 3

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ST ANDREWS, SCOTLAND - OCTOBER 08: Tyrrell Hatton of England drives off the 18th tee during the third round of the Alfred Dunhill Links Championship at The Old Course on October 8, 2016 in St Andrews, Scotland. Ian Walton/Getty Images/AFP.== FOR NEWSPAPERS, INTERNET, TELCOS & TELEVISION USE ONLY == - 20161008_PD2123 - Rechteinfo: Fotografische Urheberrechte sind garantiert. Der Kunde selbst hat insbesondere die Persˆnlichkeitsrechte der abgebildeten Personen in eigener Verantwortung zu beachten (AGBs Punkt 5). Keine Nutzung in Tageszeitungs-Beilagen! Nur redaktionelle Nutzung in Tageszeitungen, tagesaktueller TV-Berichterstattung (aktueller Dienst) und digitalen Ausspielkan‰len (Websites/Apps) im Umfang der Nutzungsvereinbarung. S‰mtliche andere Nutzungen sind nicht gestattet.
Hatton Shoots 62 At St Andrews To Lead Alfred Dunhill ! Engishman Tyrrell Hatton shot a course-record equallling 62 that included 10 birdies to take a three-shot lead into the final round of the Alfred Dunhill Links Championship at -17. Hatton began his third round four shots behind leader Fisher, made birdies at four of his first six holes, birdied 8 and 9 to make the turn in 30 and take the lead. Fisher made birdie at 12 to share the lead and Hatton birdied 10 to take the lead back, parred the next 3 holes, made birdies at 14, 17 and 18 to finish with 62. Hatton said: “It's quite clearly the best round I've ever had.” Ross Fisher, who led after...
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7 Oct

The Alfred Dunhill-Day 2

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ST ANDREWS, SCOTLAND - OCTOBER 07: Ross Fisher of England lines up his putt on the first green during the second round of the Alfred Dunhill Links Championship at The Old Course on October 7, 2016 in St Andrews, Scotland. Richard Heathcote/Getty Images/AFP.== FOR NEWSPAPERS, INTERNET, TELCOS & TELEVISION USE ONLY == - 20161007_PD1620 - Rechteinfo: Fotografische Urheberrechte sind garantiert. Der Kunde selbst hat insbesondere die Persˆnlichkeitsrechte der abgebildeten Personen in eigener Verantwortung zu beachten (AGBs Punkt 5). Keine Nutzung in Tageszeitungs-Beilagen! Nur redaktionelle Nutzung in Tageszeitungen, tagesaktueller TV-Berichterstattung (aktueller Dienst) und digitalen Ausspielkan‰len (Websites/Apps) im Umfang der Nutzungsvereinbarung. S‰mtliche andere Nutzungen sind nicht gestattet.
Hatton Shoots 62 At St Andrews To Lead Alfred Dunhill ! Engishman Tyrrell Hatton shot a course-record equallling 62 that included 10 birdies to take a three-shot lead into the final round of the Alfred Dunhill Links Championship at -17. Hatton began his third round four shots behind leader Fisher, made birdies at four of his first six holes, birdied 8 and 9 to make the turn in 30 and take the lead. Fisher made birdie at 12 to share the lead and Hatton birdied 10 to take the lead back, parred the next 3 holes, made birdies at 14, 17 and 18 to finish with 62. Hatton said: “It's quite clearly the best round I've ever had.” Ross Fisher, who led after...
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6 Oct

The Alfred Dunhill-Day 1

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CARNOUSTIE, SCOTLAND - OCTOBER 06: Danny Willett of England reacts with his playing partnerJonathan Smart on the 11th green during the first round of the Alfred Dunhill Links Championship on the Championship Course, Carnoustie on October 6, 2016 in Carnoustie, Scotland. Ian Walton/Getty Images/AFP.== FOR NEWSPAPERS, INTERNET, TELCOS & TELEVISION USE ONLY == - 20161006_PD2820 - Rechteinfo: Fotografische Urheberrechte sind garantiert. Der Kunde selbst hat insbesondere die Persˆnlichkeitsrechte der abgebildeten Personen in eigener Verantwortung zu beachten (AGBs Punkt 5). Keine Nutzung in Tageszeitungs-Beilagen! Nur redaktionelle Nutzung in Tageszeitungen, tagesaktueller TV-Berichterstattung (aktueller Dienst) und digitalen Ausspielkan‰len (Websites/Apps) im Umfang der Nutzungsvereinbarung. S‰mtliche andere Nutzungen sind nicht gestattet.
Fisher Leads After 2 Rounds At Alfred Dunhill Ross Fisher shot a 68 at St Andrews that included 7 Birdies to finish at -11 and take a 1 shot lead into round 3 at the Alfred Dunhill Links Championship. Fisher, 35, started Friday 1 shot behind Noren, birdied his second hole to hit the top of the leader board, made birdies on 5, 7 and 8 to be 2 in front, bogey on 11, birdie on 12, bogey on 13, birdies on 14, 16 and finished bogey par for his 68. Fisher said: "To shoot four under and get to -11, I'm obviously very, very pleased.” Sweden's Joakim Lagergren also shot 68 today and is 1 shot behind at -10. Swede Alex...
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5 Oct

The Alfred Dunhill-Preview

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4405 / Royal and Ancient Golf Club: GROSSBRITANNIEN, SCHOTTLAND, ST. ANDREWS, (GREAT BRITAIN, UNITED KINGDOM, SCOTLAND), 01.06.2004: The R & A clubhouse oversees the historic Old Course and its stone bridge. The Royal and Ancient Golf Club of St. Andrews, Fife, Scotland is celebrating its 250th anniversary this year and is the governing authority for the rules of the game in more than 100 affiliated nations and is responsible for the Open Championship and key amateur and international events. The R & A is also dedicated to the development of golf world-wide and is a leader in environmental and ecological research. - Jiri Rezac / VISUM - Stichworte: Grossbritannien, Schottland, Fife, St, St., Saint, Andrews, Sport, Golf, Golfsport, Royal, and, Ancient, R, &, A, Club, Tradition, traditionell, Golfclub, golfen, Golfer, koeniglich, Verein, Clubhaus, Gebaeude, Haus, Gelaende, Bruecke, Steinbruecke, Rasen, gruen - 20040601_PD3595
Pros And Amateurs Are Ready For Alfred Dunhill Links Championship ! The European Tour returns to Scotland for the 16th Alfred Dunhill Links Championship, an event played by both Tour professionals and amateurs. The event consists of two separate competitions, an individual professional tournament for 168 of the world’s leading golfers and a Team Championship, where each professional is paired with one of the 168 amateurs. The tournament is played over three of the world’s best links courses: Carnoustie, the Old Course at St Andrews and  Kingsbarns Golf Links. St Andrews is sited on a peninsula in the estuary of the River Eden and is famous for its large undulating greens and exposed conditions. Carnoustie is one of the toughest links courses...
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