South Africa’s  Wallie Coetsee  tees off on the second hole during the third round of the Joburg Open at Royal Johannesburg and Kensington Golf Club. Photograph: Warren Little/Getty Images

World number 509 Wallie Coetsee, who has recorded one top-10 finish in 37 European Tour events, will take a two-shot lead into the final round of the (...)

Rory McIlroy plays his tee shot at the par 3, fourth hole during the final round of the Dubai Desert Classic. Photograph: David Cannon/Getty Images

Stephen Gallacher recovered from a nightmare start to become the first player to successfully defend the Omega Dubai Desert Classic on Sunday as Rory (...)

France’s  Adrien Saddier shot a 64 to move into a tie for third spot at the Qatar Masters in  Doha. Photograph: Ross Kinnaird/Getty Images

Rafael Cabrera-Bello and Steve Webster share the lead heading into the final round of the Qatar Masters after contrasting performances on Friday.Cabr(...)

Stuart Manley keeps an eye on his ball after playing his approach shot on the 10th hole. Photograph: Bobby Yip/Reuters

Wales’ Stuart Manley will take a slender lead into the final round of the Hong Kong Open as he looks to cap an eventful few weeks with a first Europea(...)

Shane Lowry cuts a frustrated figure in yesterday’s first round of the  Turkish Airlines Open. Photograph: Dean Mouhtaropoulos/Getty Images

You don’t win anything in the first round of a golf tournament, especially one disrupted by the weather gods – a three-hour suspension of play resulti(...)

Ireland’s  David Higgins finished in a tie for second place at the Italian Open in Turin. Photograph:  Stuart Franklin/Getty Images

Kerry’s David Higgins claimed the best result of his career on the European Tour as he finished joint runner-up to France’s Julien Quesne at the Itali(...)

 Thomas Levet in action during the first round of the Alstom Open de France at Le Golf National. Photograph: Richard Heathcote/Getty Images

Ryder Cup fans today got a glimpse of what lies in store in five years time as Le Golf National had some of the world’s top players scrambling to reco(...)