Live from the first Rolex Series


Johan Carlsson is the man to catch at BMW PGA Championship after his 66 on the 1st round. Francesco Molinari, Kiradech Aphibarnrat and Scott Jamieson set the clubhouse target as the BMW PGA Championship launched the Rolex Series in glorious conditions on Thursday. A new era for the European Tour began at Wentworth Club with an elite field teeing it up for the first…

Nerve wracking


Spain’s Alvaro Quiros edged out South Africa’s Zander Lombard at the second play-off hole to win the Rocco Forte Open in Sicily and regain his European Tour card.  Since 2011, this 6-time winner on the European Tour dropped to 212th being stopped by some medical issues. Ready to get back, his swing wasn’t at all being rebuilt too many times. Missing the cuts, but…

On the road to Evian


  Being a golf addict, you’re probably aware of the coming Evian Championship, the fifth women’s major to be contested by mid September at the Evian Resort Golf Club 45 minutes away from Geneva. Just four weeks after the Solheim Cup has been won by Team Europe or kept by the American girls, the French tournament will have a slight peppery taste. But the…

Moving up


Matt Wallace described it as a dream come true after he held his nerve to complete a sensational wire to wire victory at the Open de Portugal at Morgado Golf Resort. Having held a five shot lead at the halfway stage and gone into the final round three clear, Wallace saw his advantage reduced to a single stroke by first German Sebastian Heisele and then…