Gonzalo Fernandez-Castano is probably going to get a small slap on the wrist after he took to Twitter to post an image of a Masters invitation he received in the mail. I have been an avid golfer my entire life and have never seen a Masters invitation and assume there is an unwritten code about not showing off the invite. Regardless, thanks to Gonzalo we can now all see the invite...
Gonzalo Fernandez-Castano's chip in for birdie on the tough 17th hole turned out to be the winning shot for him Sunday in the BMW Masters.
The 33-year-old Spaniard was flawless at Lake Malaren until it no longer mattered. The birdie gave him a three-shot lead playing the final hole, and Fernandez-Castano played it so poorly that he had to make a 2-foot putt for double bogey...
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October 26, 2013
Gonzalo Fernandez-Castano of Spain won the Italian Open on Sunday for the second time, edging South Africa's Garth Mulroy by two strokes.
European Ryder Cup players Nicolas Colsaerts and Martin Kaymer also fared well.
It was the sixth European Tour win of Fernandez-Castano's career. The 31-year-old Spaniard's biggest previous victory came at last year's Singapore...
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September 15, 2012
Tiger Woods saw a lot more of Dove Mountain than he wanted Wednesday.
Surviving the rugged desert and erratic play, Woods rallied to beat Gonzalo Fernandez-Castano 1-up on Wednesday in the first round of the Match Play Championship.
''If you're a little off, it can make you look like a fool,'' Woods said about the cactus-lined High Sonoran Desert layout.
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February 22, 2012
With the Accenture Match Play Championship beginning on Wednesday, we are reminded of the one guy nobody want to be paired with on day one in years past: Tiger Woods. Any golfer can have a bad day, but Tiger was once the most feared golfer in the world. A date with him typically meant an early flight home. That is no longer the case, which is why his opponent Gonzalo Fernandez-Castano...
Tiger Woods will face Gonzalo Fernandez-Castano in his first round match on Wednesday in the WGC-Accenture Match Play at the Ritz-Carlton Golf Club, Dove Mountain.
February 21, 2012
Gonzalo Fernandez-Castano birdied his last three holes for a 6-under 66 at the Qatar Masters, overcoming wind and blowing sand to lead John Daly by a shot after the first round on Thursday.
Spain's Gonzalo Fernandez-Castano made four straight birdies on the back nine in a 5-under 66 to take a one-stroke lead Friday in the Dunlop Phoenix.
November 18, 2011
Spain's Gonzalo Fernandez-Castano won the rain-delayed Singapore Open on Monday, beating Juvic Pagunsan of the Philippines with a birdie on the second hole of a playoff.
Gonzalo Fernandez-Castano of Spain shot a scorching 10-under 61 to jump to a three-shot lead after the second round of the Singapore Open early Saturday.