Red Bull team principal Christian Horner and 1999 British Open champion Paul Lawrie are among the sporting figures honored by Britain's Queen Elizabeth II in her birthday list.
Horner, who has helped turn Red Bull into Formula One's most successful team, has been made an Officer of the Order of the British Empire for services to motorsport.
Scottish golfer Lawrie also was...
Paul Lawrie of Scotland shot a 5-under 67 in the third round of the Johnnie Walker Championship at Gleneagles on Saturday to take a one-stroke lead.
Lawrie's 12-under 204 puts him one ahead of Frenchman Romain Wattel, who shot a 9-under 63 to move into contention. Stephen Gallacher (65) of Scotland is another two shots back.
Lawrie, who will be making his Ryder Cup return next...
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August 24, 2012
Since his remarkable win at the 1999 British Open, Paul Lawrie's record at his home major can best be described as lackluster.
Seven missed cuts and no finish higher than 42nd.
Thanks to an unusual opening round at Royal Lytham & St. Annes, that record should get a whole lot better this year.
Lawrie matched his best score at the British Open with a 5-under 65 to be one...
Scotland's Paul Lawrie is skipping the U.S. Open, citing his poor performances in the major championship.
The 1999 British Open champion, ranked 43rd in the world, automatically qualified for the June event at the Olympic Club in San Francisco. Lawrie said he will take time off and focus on the BMW International Open in Cologne the following week.
''My record in the...
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May 02, 2012