Felipe Aguilar of Chile plays a bunker shot during the third round of the Volvo China Open at Topwin Golf and Country Club  in Beijing. Photograph: Lintao Zhang/Getty Images

Chile’s Felipe Aguilar and Denmark’s Lucas Bjerregaard share the lead heading into the final round of the Volvo China Open after another day of low sc(...)

Chile’s Felipe Aguila leads the China Open. Photograph: Afp

A hole-in-one helped Korea’s Tae-hoon Kim surge into contention for his first European Tour title on another day of low scoring in the Volvo China Ope(...)

Hennie Otto leads after the first round of the China Open. Photograph: Afp

South Africa’s Hennie Otto rediscovered his form in brilliant fashion to set a daunting clubhouse target on day one of the Volvo China Open on Thursda(...)

Germany’s Martin Kaymer plays his tee shot to the par-three 15th hole during the  third round of the Open de Espana at Valderrama Golf Club. Photograph: Ross Kinnaird/Getty Images

Martin Kaymer insisted Valderrama was the one course he would play for the rest of his life, despite the Spanish Open heading for the first over-par w(...)

Rory McIlroy plays a shot during the first round of the Omega Dubai Desert Classic at the Emirates Golf Club in Dubai. Photograph: Photograph: Ali Haider/EPA

The most effective way for Ernie Els to prevent Rory McIlroy from matching a record of three Dubai Desert Classic victories is by lifting the giant t(...)

Northern Irishman golfer Graeme McDowell poses with his trophy after winning the 2014 Alstom Open de France on. Photo: Thomas Sampson/Getty Images

Graeme McDowell is hoping a couple of factors will combine at this week’s French Open to belatedly kick-start his season. Firstly, the Northern Irishm(...)

Alex Noren of Sweden plays his second shot on the second hole on day four of the Nordea Masters at the PGA Sweden National. Photo: Harry Engels/Getty Images

Sweden’s Alex Noren put last year’s injury misery firmly behind him after cruising to his second Nordea Masters title at a windswept PGA Sweden Nation(...)

Alex Noren of Sweden lines up a putt on the 17th hole on day three of the Nordea Masters in Malmo. Photo: Harry Engels/Getty Images

Sweden’s Alex Noren will take a two-shot lead into the final round of the Nordea Masters as home players filled six of the top eight places in Malmo. (...)

Swedish amateur Marcus Kinhult  plays his second shot on the 11th hole during the second round of the   Nordea Masters at the PGA Sweden National in Malmo. Photo: Harry Engels/Getty Images

Swedish teenager Marcus Kinhult became the first amateur to lead at the halfway stage of a European Tour event since Shane Lowry in 2009 after another(...)

Newly named Ryder Cup captain Darren Clarke misses the cut after three bogeys on the back nine in the Joburg Open in South Africa. Photograph: Warren Little/Getty Images

Just a week after the euphoria of being named Europe’s 2016 Ryder Cup captain, Darren Clarke missed the cut at the Joburg Open following a sloppy seco(...)