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Lee Westwood wins 2014 Maybank Malaysian Open.  (Photo - www.europeantour.com)

Lee Westwood’s Malaysia Ace On Video … Same Course He Captured Maybank Malaysian Open.

The reigning Maybank Malaysian Open champion Lee Westwood again showed his fondness for Malaysia during the second round of the PGA Tour’s CIMB Classic. Hereunder if video of the Ryder Cup star acing the par 3, 11th hole on the Kuala Lumpur Golf Course and where he earned a 23rd European Tour victory earlier this year and in the week after the Masters. Westwood’s shot was 226-yards into the wind and with the Englishman using a rescue club.   He’s had two hole-in-one’s in ...
Ernie Els proudly points to his new Els Design course in Malaysia.

Royal Seal Of Approval For New Ernie Els Course In Malaysia.

Four-time Major Champion Ernie Els got the royal seal of approval at the official launch of his first golf course creation in South East Asia – The Els Club Teluk Datai. In the company of Her Majesty Raja Permaisuri Agong Tuanku Hajjah Haminah, The Queen of Malaysia, World Golf Hall-of-Famer, Els, struck the opening tee shot on the world’s most hotly-anticipated new course. Key dignitaries, media and VIP guests were also invited to witness the historic unveiling and enjoy a unique insight from ...
Graeme McDowell backing Darren Clarke to take over the 2016 Ryder Cup captaincy.  (Photo - Eoin Clarke/www.golffile.ie)

Graeme McDowell Backing Darren Clarke For 2016 European Captaincy.

Darren Clarke continues to firm as 2016 European Ryder Cup captain with Graeme McDowell now publically lending support to his fellow Northern Irishman. McDowell’s backing of Clarke comes hot on the heels of Padraig Harrington declaring ‘Darren deserves it given he’s done so much for European golf’. There’s no denying Clarke’s credentials having been on four of five victorious Ryder Cup teams between 1997 and 2006 while he was vice-captain in 2010 and 2012. And if ‘Player Power’ helped ...
Who is the golfer in the mask?  (Photo - Eoin Clarke/www.golffile.ie)

The Golfer In The Mask Revealed – Graeme McDowell.

To help celebrate Halloween organizers of the BMW Masters invited the media into the heart of Shanghai and high up the stunning Shanghai Tower complex. And while we gathered on the 58th floor of the building their was a surprise guest dressed in a black flowing cape and white mask. It was then a contest among those present to guess the identity of the masked golfer. However the presence also of Horizon Sport Management’s Colm Morrisey seemed to give away the identity of the special guest. McDowell ...
Nicolas Colsaerts (BEL) tees off the 15th tee during Friday's Round 2 of the 2014 BMW Masters held at Lake Malaren, Shanghai, China 31st October 2014.
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Nicolas Colsaerts Out To ‘Intimidate’ His BMW Masters Rivals Into Shanghai Submission.

Nicolas Colsaerts is determined to use his ‘intimidation’ factor off the tee in a goal to capture the BMW Masters in Shanghai. The ‘Belguim-born  bomber’ stormed to the top of the Lake Malaren leader board with an eight-under par 64 but under a continuing ‘preferred lie’ rule, and with heavy overnight rain, along with further rain at the end of day two, continuing to soak the Shanghai course. The conditions continue to play into Colsaerts hand as he went from ...
Scotland's Marc Warren finding delight not only with the shortest club in his bag but new 8.9 degree V-Series Callaway driver.  (Photo - Eoin Clarke/www.golffile.ie)

Marc Warren Four Events Away From Qualifying For Four Majors In 2015.

Scotland’s Marc Warren is four events away from qualifying for the four Majors in 2015. Warren is already guaranteed a start in one Major in the New Year and that’s the PGA Championship while at No. 68 he’s just eight World Ranking spots shy in qualifying for the 2015 U.S. Open. However Warren is most keen by year’s end to lock-in being exempt into next year’s Open Championship at St. Andrews. The Scot continues on this task in this week’s BMW Masters in Shanghai and yesterday ...
BMW Masters 2014

Fatherhood Helping To Rededicate & Refocus Graeme McDowell.

Fatherhood is helping refocus and rededicate Graeme McDowell as he insisted he will not alter his playing schedule looking ahead to the New Year. It is now nine weeks since McDowell’s wife, Kristin gave birth to the couple’s first child, a daughter named Vale. Indeed the gated Lake Nona Estate in suburban Orlando where the McDowell’s reside is becoming the child-rearing capital of the European Tour with four members of the recent victorious European Ryder Cup team now boasting 10 children between ...