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Euro Tour: Ashon wins Volvo China Open by 1 stroke over Howell

  Wu Ashun became the first Chinese player to win a European Tour title on home soil when he beat David Howell by one stroke to capture the Volvo China Open on Sunday. The 29-year-old Wu, who plays primarily on the Japan Tour, was the steadiest player during the final round, making two birdies to just one bogey to card a 71 and finish at 9-under 279 overall. Howell missed a five...
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3 hours ago  |  Discuss

Wu wins Volvo China Open for 1st European Tour title

SHANGHAI (AP) Wu Ashun became the first Chinese player to win a European Tour title on home soil when he beat David Howell by one stroke to capture the Volvo China Open on Sunday. The 29-year-old Wu, who plays primarily on the Japan Tour, was the steadiest player in the final round, making two birdies to just one bogey to card a 71 and finish at 9-under 279 overall. Howell missed...
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4 hours ago  |  Discuss

Levy falters but shares lead with 3 others at China Open

SHANGHAI -- Defending champion Alexander Levy could do little wrong as he opened his third round at the Volvo China Open on Saturday with four straight birdies, including a magnificent putt from 50 feet away. Then, just as quickly as his birdie run began, mistakes -- and self-doubt -- tarted to enter the Frenchman's game. Levy carded three bogeys and failed to sink another birdie...
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

Levy falters at Volvo China Open; 4 tied for lead

SHANGHAI (AP) Defending champion Alexander Levy faltered down the stretch after a stellar start at the Volvo China Open on Saturday, setting up a four-way tie for the lead heading into the final round. Levy sank four birdies in his opening four holes before mistakes started to creep into his game, allowing David Howell, Li Haotong and Wu Ashun to catch him at 8-under 208. Levy,...
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

European Tour: 3-way tie atop leaderboard at Volvo China Open

  Most golfers at the Volvo China Open had trouble keeping their approach shots from flying off the firm greens at Tomson Golf Course on Thursday. For a trio of European Tour veterans playing some of their best golf at the moment, the difficult conditions didn't pose too much of a problem. Michael Hendry, Bradley Dredge and David Howell all shot a 4-under 68 to top the crowded leaderboard...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

3 tied for lead after first round at Volvo China Open

SHANGHAI (AP) Most golfers at the Volvo China Open had trouble keeping their approach shots from flying off the firm greens at Tomson Golf Course on Thursday. For a trio of European Tour veterans playing some of their best golf at the moment, the difficult conditions didn't pose too much of a problem. Michael Hendry, Bradley Dredge and David Howell all shot a 4-under 68 to top the...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

Phelan, Ford share 1st-round lead at Africa Open

EAST LONDON, South Africa (AP) Kevin Phelan and Matt Ford made 5-under 67s to share the first-round lead at the Africa Open on Thursday. Phelan had six birdies and just one bogey at East London Golf Course. Ford made five birdies and was bogey-free. They lead from a five-way tie for third made up of Richard Bland, David Howell, John Parry, Neil Schietekat and Eduardo de la Riva...
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March 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Andy Sullivan wins Joburg Open for 2nd title this year

JOHANNESBURG (AP) Andy Sullivan won his second European Tour title in South Africa in just over a month after closing with a 6-under 66 for a 17-under total and a two-shot victory at the Joburg Open on Sunday. Sullivan's second European win came in the same city as his first after he won the South African Open in Johannesburg in January. The Englishman began Sunday three shots behind...
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March 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Wallie Coetsee leads after third round, eyes first title

JOHANNESBURG -- Wallie Coetsee takes a two-shot lead into the final round of the Joburg Open after a 2-under 70 on Saturday. Chasing a first European Tour title, Coetsee extended his overnight lead by a shot with five birdies and two bogeys to go 14 under par at Royal Johannesburg and Kensington. There are four players tied for second behind him, with fellow South Africans Tjaart...
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February 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Coetsee takes 2-shot lead into final round of Joburg Open

JOHANNESBURG (AP) Wallie Coetsee takes a two-shot lead into the final round of the Joburg Open after a 2-under 70 on Saturday. Chasing a first European Tour title, Coetsee extended his overnight lead by a shot with five birdies and two bogeys to go 14 under par at Royal Johannesburg and Kensington. There are four players tied for second behind him, with fellow South Africans Tjaart...
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February 28, 2015  |  Discuss

The 9: How Golf Helped J. Law, Fowler’s New Crush and More

Feeling lost on social media?  Want to impress and amaze your friends?  Back9Network’s got you covered.  Each day on “The Turn,” we recap the 9 stories you need to know.  Be sure to catch “The Turn” airing weekdays at noon, 3 p.m. and 7 p.m. EST on Back9Network — DIRECTV channel 262. 1. David Howell Completes Europe’s Ryder Cup Captain Panel David Howell has been...
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October 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Howell completes Ryder Cup panel for 2016 captain

VIRGINIA WATER, England (AP) Two-time Ryder Cup player David Howell completes the five-man panel that will select the European team's captain for the 2016 competition at Hazeltine. Howell was nominated by the European Tour's tournament committee during a meeting Tuesday and joins the last three captains - Paul McGinley, Jose Maria Olazabal and Colin Montgomerie - and European Tour...
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October 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Hennie Otto wins Italian Open; Gallacher comes up short for Ryder Cup spot

TURIN, Italy -- Hennie Otto of South Africa held on to claim a second Italian Open victory by two shots on Sunday, while Stephen Gallacher came up just short of an automatic Ryder Cup spot after finishing third. Otto, who won the event in 2008, shot a 4-under 68 to finish with a 20-under total of 268 and hold off David Howell, who surged up the leaderboard with a 63 to finish second...
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August 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Otto wins Italian Open; Gallacher comes up short

TURIN, Italy (AP) Hennie Otto of South Africa held on to claim a second Italian Open victory by two shots on Sunday, while Stephen Gallacher came up just short of an automatic Ryder Cup spot after finishing third. Otto, who won the event in 2008, shot a 4-under 68 to finish with a 20-under total of 268 and hold off David Howell, who surged up the leaderboard with a 63 to finish...
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August 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Cage Warriors 64 Quick Results

MAIN CARD Cory Tait def. James Pennington via Guillotine Choke – Round 1, 2:35 Jake Bostwick def. Boubacar Balde via Unanimous Decision Danny Roberts def. Juan Manuel Suarez via Unanimous Decision Nad Narimani def. Benjamin Brander via Rear Naked Choke – Round 1, 4:53 Laura Howarth def. Amanda Kelly via Unanimous Decision Matt Inman def. Gregor Weibel via Unanimous Decision...
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February 16, 2014  |  Discuss
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