England’s  Paul Casey putts on the eighth green on the way to equalling the course record  of 62 during the third round of the  KLM Open  at De Kennemer Golf and Country Club  in Zandvoort, Netherlands. Photograph: Dean Mouhtaropoulos/Getty Images

France’s Romain Wattel will take a three-shot lead into the final round of the KLM Open on Sunday as he seeks his first European Tour title.Wattel, me(...)

 Shane Lowry of Ireland hits his second shot on the seventh hole during round two   of the KLM Open held at De Kennemer Golf and Country Club  in Zandvoort, Netherlands. Photograph:  Dean Mouhtaropoulos/Getty Images

Spain’s Pablo Larrazabal carded a course-record 62 to claim a two-shot lead at the halfway stage of the KLM Open on Friday. Larrazabal admitted shoot(...)

Defending champion Phil Mickelson of the USA lines up a putt before securing an eagle on the fifth green at Hoylake. Photograph: Gerry Penny / EPA

One hand still on the old Claret Jug, but with an ever-loosening grip, Phil Mickelson at least survived into the weekend. And, yet, on this lin(...)

 Fabrizio Zanotti of Paraguay with the trophy after winning the BMW International Open in Colgne. Photograph:  Rolf Vennenbernd/EPA

Shane Lowry admitted his delight at securing qualification for the British Open at Royal Liverpool next month after a closing five-under 67 left him i(...)

 Shane Lowry  watches his tee shot off the second  during the third round of the BMW International Open at Golf Club Gut Larchenhof  in Cologne. Photograph: Mark Runnacles/Getty Images

Pablo Larrazabal continued his impressive form at the BMW International Open to open up a three-shot lead heading into the final day in Cologne.The Sp(...)

Michael Hoey’s round contained nine birdies. Photograph: Paul Thomas/Getty Images

Shane Lowry carded two birdies in his final three holes to card a four-under 68 on another day of low scoring at the BMW International Open in Cologne(...)

Rory McIlroy: will be hoping to make a big impact in his first visit to Fota Island, venue for this year’s Irish Open. Photo: David Cannon/Getty

Samuel Taylor Coleridge once observed that “he who is best prepared can best serve his moment of inspiration”. He’s unlikely to have been thinking ab(...)

Lee Westwood  in action during the final round of the Maybank Malaysian Open at Kuala Lumpur Golf & Country Club. Photograph: Ian Walton/Getty Images

Lee Westwood bounced back from his third-round blip to win the Maybank Malaysian Open by seven strokes after a storm-delayed final round. (...)

Spain’s Pablo Larrazabal jumps into a water hazard in an attempt to avoid attacking hornets at the Kuala Lumpur Golf & Country Club. Photograph: Getty Images

Lee Westwood took command of the Maybank Malaysian Open on Friday after Spain’s Pablo Larrazabal survived the scariest moment of his career in (...)

Team Europe captain Miguel Angel Jimenez and Team Asia captain Thongchai Jaidee fight over the trophy after the two sides played out a 10-10 draw in the inaugural staging of the event in Shah Alam, Malaysia. Photograph: Azhar Rahim/EPA

Gonzalo Fernandez-Castano predicted the EurAsia Cup would be the “next big thing” as the inaugural contest in Malaysia ended in a thrilling 10-(...)