South Africa’s Justin Walters a hits his tee shot on the third hole during the third round of the Joburg Open at Royal Johannesburg and Kensington Golf Club. Photograph: Dean Mouhtaropoulos/Getty Images

South African pair Thomas Aiken and Justin Walters moved top of the leaderboard after the third round of the Joburg Open at Royal Johannesburg & K(...)

Italy’s  Edoardo Molinari  hits his tee shot on the 18th hole during day two of the Joburg Open at Royal Johannesburg and Kensington Golf Club. Photograph: Dean Mouhtaropoulos/Getty Images

Former Ryder Cup player Edoardo Molinari and Scotland’s Craig Lee head into the weekend at the head of the field at the Joburg Open.With three places (...)

Spain’s Eduardo de la Riva  reacts after he hits his tee shot on the seventh hole during the first round  of the Joburg Open at Royal Johannesburg and Kensington Golf Club. Photograph: Dean Mouhtaropoulos/Getty Images

Ireland’s Damien McGrane is two shots off the lead after the opening round of the Joburg Open after carding a five-under-par 66 over the East Course a(...)

Rory McIlroy of Northern Ireland in action during the final round of the Abu Dhabi HSBC Golf Championship at the Abu Dhabi Golf Club  in the United Arab Emirates. Photograph:  Ross Kinnaird/Getty Images

Rory McIlroy has reason to regard the Abu Dhabi Championship as a cursed event. Two years ago, the Northern Irishman was pipped to first place by a st(...)

Rory McIlroy plays his approach on the ninth hole during the third round. Photograph: Ahmed Jadallah/Reuters

Rory McIlroy was left to rue an incorrect drop early in his round today as it cost him two shots and second place at the Abu Dhabi Championship. McIlr(...)

 Rory McIlroy is watched by Phil Mickelson as he plays his   second shot to the par-5 18th hole during the second round of the  Abu Dhabi HSBC Golf Championship on Friday. Photograph: David Cannon/Getty Images

Rory McIlroy had British Open champion Phil Mickelson reaching for the superlatives after storming into contention for the Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship(...)

 Rory McIlroy  drives  on the ninth hole during the third round of the BMW Masters at Lake Malaren Golf Club in Shanghai, China. Photograph: Andrew Redington/Getty Images

American Luke Guthrie finally surrendered the outright lead at the BMW Masters on a day which saw one of his rivals disqualified before play began in (...)

 Thomas Bjorn of Denmark won the  Omega European Masters at the Crans-sur-Sierre Golf Club in Crans, Switzerland. Photograph:  Richard Heathcote/Getty Images

Thomas Bjorn denied Scotsman Craig Lee a first European Tour title when he capped a superb final day with victory on the first play-off hole in the Om(...)

 Craig Lee of Scotland tees off at the 16th during the third round of the Omega European Masters at the Crans-sur-Sierre Golf Club  in Crans, Switzerland. Photograph: Richard Heathcote/Getty Images

Craig Lee just failed to record the European Tour’s first sub-60 round but a stunning 61 saw the Scot surge to the top of the leaderboard at the Omega(...)

 Marc Warren of Scotland plays from a greenside bunker on the first hole during the third round of the Open de Espana at Parador de El Saler. Photograph: Richard Heathcote/Getty Images

Scotland’s Marc Warren will take a two-shot lead into the final round of the Spanish Open after a superb 68 in tough, windy conditions at El Sa(...)