Rory McIlroy: will pick up prizemoney of over €1 million for his Race to Dubai victory. Photo: David Cannon/Getty Images

There’s the feel of a “dead rubber” about this season-ending DP World Tour Championship in Dubai. The king has already been crowned, as it were; the (...)

Joost Luiten of the Netherlands sprays champagne following his victory at the  Wales Open at Celtic Manor. Photograph:  Richard Heathcote/Getty Images

Ireland’s Shane Lowry missed out on a chance to land another European Tour title as Dutchman Joost Luiten recovered from a poor start and overcame a n(...)

A delighted Marc Warren of Scotland after winning the Made In Denmark title in Aalborg yesterday on day four of the event. Photograph: Andrew Redington/Getty Images.

Scotland’s Marc Warren produced a nerveless final round to win his first European Tour title for seven years at the inaugural Made in Denmark event ye(...)

 Marc Warren of Scotland hits his tee shot on the ninth hole during day two of the NH Collection Open held at La Reserva de Sotogrande Club de Golf  in Cadiz, Spain. Photograph: Dean Mouhtaropoulos/Getty Images

Scotland’s Marc Warren set the clubhouse target on the second day of the weather-affected inaugural NH Collection Open at La Reserva de Sotogra(...)

Europe’s Nicolas Colsaerts tees off on the 10th tee during his singles match against Asia’s Liang Wenchong at the Royal Trophy  at Dragon Lake Golf Club  in Guangzhou, China. Photograph: Victor Fraile/Getty Images

Europe won five of the last six singles matches for a stunning 8.5-7.5 comeback win over Asia to reclaim the Royal Trophy in China on Sunday and give (...)

Nicolas Colsaerts plays a shot on the 9th hole during the second day’s play at the Royal Trophy. Photograph: Victor Fraile/Getty Images
Asia in command at Royal Trophy
  • Golf
  • December 21, 2013, 13:03

Asia require three-and-a-half points from Sunday’s eight singles matches against Europe to defend the Royal Trophy after the teams split Saturday’s f(...)

Gregory Bourdy and Mikko Ilonen of the European team celebrate with champagne after winning the Seve Trophy at Golf de Saint-Nom-la-Breteche  in Paris. Photograph:  Stuart Franklin/Getty Images

Continental Europe won the Seve Trophy for the first time in 13 years on Sunday, Francesco Molinari keeping his cool to edge out Great Britain and Ire(...)

Gonzalo Fernandez Castano and Nicolas Colsaerts of the European team line up a putt during the third day’s morning foursomes at the Seve Trophy at Golf de Saint-Nom-la-Breteche  in Paris. Photograph: Stuart Franklin/Getty Images

David Lynn held his nerve to complete Great Britain and Ireland’s comeback as they drew level with Continental Europe at 9-9 at the end of day three o(...)

David Lynn and Scott Jamieson of the Great Britain and Ireland team during the second day’s fourballs at the Seve Trophy at Golf de Saint-Nom-la-Breteche. Photograph:  Stuart Franklin/Getty Images

Scott Jamieson’s final-hole heroics helped Great Britain and Ireland narrow the deficit to a single point at the end of the second day of the Seve Tro(...)

 Joost Luiten and Gregory Bourdy of the European team celebrate during the first day’s fourballs at the Seve Trophy at Golf de Saint-Nom-la-Breteche  in Paris, France. Photograph: Stuart Franklin/Getty Images

Continental Europe claimed a two-point lead after day one of the Seve Trophy as Jose Maria Olazabal’s side look to end a run of six straight defeats.S(...)