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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...