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 ...
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.
Picture: Eoin Clarke www.golffile.ie

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 ...
Frenchman Alexander Levy is pretty pleased after posting a seven under par 65 to lead the BMW Masters.  (Photo - www.golffile.ie)

Alexander Levy Kick Starts Quest For Third Tour Success At BMW Masters.

Frenchman Alexander Levy kick-started his quest for an historic third Tour success this season with a seven under par 65 on day one of the BMW Masters in Shanghai. Levy, 24 commenced his round in superb manner with four straight birdies but under a ‘preferred lie’ rule due to the rain-softened Lake Malaren course. Levy, who last fortnight created European Tour history in becoming the first Frenchman to win two events in a single season, ended the opening round of the first event of the European ...
Italy's Edoardo Molinari with a magnum of champers and a remote BMW i8 sports sedan after his hole-in-one on the first day of the BMW Masters.  (Photo - www.golfbytourmiss.com)

Edoardo Molinari Snares Second Ace But Misses Out On BMW i8 … 34th Ace In 2014.

Italy’s Edoardo Molinari grabbed the second ace of his European Tour career but unfortunately he missed out on the keys to a gleaming BMW i8 sports sedan. Molinari holed out using a 4-iron from 208-yards out at the par three fourth hole that he was playing as his 13th in the $7m event being played on the rain-softened Lake Malaren course. It is the 34th hole-in-one this season on the European Tour and comes after Australian Anthony Brown aced the 12th during the first round of last week’s ...
Stephen Gallacher tees off in the Pro-Am ahead of this week's BMW Masters.  (Photo - Eoin Clarke/www.golffile.ie)

Stephen Gallacher Looking To Turn His Double Shanghai Celebration Into Season Career High.

Stephen Gallacher will be looking to turn a double celebration later this week in China into a third celebrating by ending the European Tour’s Play-Off Series with a career best finish in the Race to Dubai. Gallacher is among just three Scots contesting this week’s BMW Masters on the Lake Malaren course in Shanghai. The Scot, sporting a silver tinged ‘goatie’, arrived in the Chinese financial capital lying 11th on the money list and staring at his highest finish in 18 straight ...
Ryder Cup captain Paul McGinley along with Justin Rose, wu and Ian Poulter in between their respective Lake Malaren race machines.

Paul McGinley Scares Justin Rose With Tanden Bike Ride Around Lake Malaren.

Victorious Ryder Cup captain Paul McGinley scared the life out of Gleneagles team-mate Justin Rose when they went for a tandem bike ride around the Lake Malaren course ahead of the BMW Masters here in Shanghai. McGinley delighted in filling in for the absent Rory McIlroy in a TV promo shoot also involving Ian Poulter and China’s Ashun Wu. The script called for McGinley and Rose to jump aboard a two-seater state-of-the-art BMW pushbike and race Poulter and Wu who were seated in a futuristic BMW ...