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 ...
Belgium's Nicolas Colsaerts bounces back from withdrawing last week in KLM Open to be flying high in Italy   (Photo - www.europeantour.com)

Colsaerts Reinstates Double Winning Callaway 2-Iron To Be One Off BMW Masters Lead.

In-form Nicolas Colsaerts continues to display the golf that earned him selection in the victorious 2012 European Ryder Cup team and revealing he had replaced one of the rescue clubs in his bag with a ‘double winning’ Callaway 2-iron. After spending a week relaxing in Thailand, Colsaerts is again near the pointed end of a European Tour event in posting a six under par 66 on a rain-softened Lake Malaren course in Shanghai. And Colsaerts round could have easily been a 65 with his long birdie ...
Gonzalo Fernandez-Castano wins 2013 BMW Masters.

Bizarre Scenario For ‘Gonzo’ – 2015 PGA Event One Week, 2014 Euro Defence The Next.

Spain’s Gonzalo Fernandez-Castano was the first to admit it’s a strange scenario this week for the defending BMW Masters champion. Less than a week ago ‘Gonzo’, as he is more affectionately known, was teeing up in the PGA Tour’s 2014/15 McGladery Classic at Sea Island in Georgia and this week he is being showcased as the defending BMW Masters champion, and the first of the 2104 Final Four Series on the European Tour. “It does feel very strange but while my new ...
Jamie Donaldson is the Monarch of the Glen securing the point to ensure Europe retain the Ryder Cup.

Jamie Donaldson Says Rory McIlroy Deserves European No. 1 Crown.

Victorious European Ryder Cup rookie hero Jamie Donaldson admits while it is mathematically possible to overhaul Rory McIlroy, the World Number One deserves ending the year also as the leading European Tour money list winner. McIlroy surprised organisers early last week in withdrawing from the opening two events of the Tour’s ‘Final Four Series’, including this week’s BMW Masters in Shanghai. The four-time Major winner’s decision to take a fortnight off to focus on preparing himself for ...
One of the many billboards on display at Pudong Airport.  (Photo - www.golfbytourmiss.com)

Rory McIlroy Spotted All Over Shanghai Promoting BMW Masters.

There’s no escaping the presence of Rory McIlroy in Shanghai despite the World No. 1 surprising organisers withdrawing just over a week ago from the BMW Masters. Arriving at Shanghai’s Pudong Airport there is a number of large back lit billboards promoting the event and with McIlroy, and also a now absent Henrik Stenson, forefront among seven golfers pictured swinging a club. For many kilometres either side of the Lake MaLaren host course there’s also individual player banners adorning the ...
Chip Brewer, Callaway Golf's President and CEO.

Callaway Golf Splits The Fairway With Third Quarter Financial Results.

Callaway Golf Company has split the fairway in announcing its first nine months and third quarter 2014 financial results, reflecting its continued improvements in market share, tour success, and operating efficiencies, as well as its anticipated return to profitability for the full year, which would be the first time since 2008. Despite softer than expected market conditions, Callaway Golf reported for the first nine months of 2014 a 5% increase in net sales driven by growth in woods (+6%), irons ...