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  1. Sport - Golf - GOLF

    Stenson faces tough competition at Shanghai Masters

    Posted Oct 23rd 2013, 10:21pm by AFP

    ... aims for a unique double Sweden's injury-hit Henrik Stenson will step up his bid to clinch a unique European Tour and FedEx Cup double at this week's BMW Masters in Shanghai as Rory McIlroy aims to end his season on a high. Stenson is in pole position in the Race to Dubai as the European Tour starts a four-tournament run worth more than US$30 million, climaxing at next ...

  2. Sport - China

    Spain's Gonzalo Fernandez-Castano wins BMW Masters in Shanghai

    Posted Oct 27th 2013, 09:41pm by AFP

    ... million winner's cheque that propelled him up to fourth in the Race to Dubai European Tour standings. Fernandez-Castano seems to have a liking for Asia and Shanghai, having won across ... at a money-making exhibition match with Tiger Woods at Mission Hills on Monday, he said could still take positives from the European Tour event. "Definitely it wasn't the week I was hoping ...

  3. News - World - SPAIN

    Bon Jovi to play free for fans living on a prayer

    Posted May 31st 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Can" European tour. Lead singer Jon Bon Jovi, 51, told El Mundo that the economic conditions in Spain, where millions are unemployed and spending less, had threatened to knock the country off the tour list. So as not to disappoint fans, he said the band agreed to play for free, with ticket revenues covering only the cost of staging the show and hiring the venue, which is home ...

  4. Sport - Rugby - INTERNATIONALS

    Joe Marler urges England to make amends against Springboks

    Posted Nov 11th 2014, 11:27am by AFP

    ... Lancaster became coach.. Marler played the first of his 23 Tests against the Springboks, who suffered a shock 29-15 defeat by Ireland in their European tour opener on Saturday, and hasn’t forgotten the experience. “The 2012 tour was a baptism of fire for some of us. Physicality is part and parcel of their culture,” Marler said. “Against every international team you’ve got to be physical otherwise ...

  5. Sport - Other Sport

    Bakkies Botha's South African test career on the line against Scotland

    Posted Nov 15th 2013, 10:11pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Edinburgh Botha gets the chance to re-establish test career At the age of 34, and with 76 caps already to his name, Bakkies Botha will be playing for his international future when he returns to the South Africa side for the second match of their European tour against Scotland at Murrayfield on Sunday. South Africa coach Heyneke Meyer has given the Toulon ...

  6. Sport - Golf

    Mikko Ilonen of Finland wins Irish Open

    Posted Jun 23rd 2014, 12:49am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Cork, Ireland Finland’s Mikko Ilonen lead from start to finish to capture the Irish Open in Cork on Sunday. Ilonen, 34 celebrated his 300th European event and his fourth Tour victory with a one shot victory for a 13-under par tally on the Fota Island course. Italy’s Edoardo Molinari posted a last day 67 to finish second on 12-under par. Crowd favourite ...

  7. Sport - Golf

    Golfing warriors ready for the battle

    Posted Oct 29th 2013, 11:57pm by AFP

    ... European and Asian Tours and features a star-studded field of 78, including Race to Dubai leader and world number four Henrik Stenson of Sweden. Other stars playing are four-time major winner Ernie ...

  8. Sport - Rugby - INTERNATIONALS

    Wallabies expect backlash from wounded Les Bleus

    Posted Jun 13th 2014, 10:14pm by AFP

    ... to sort it out. Not everyone has that chance. "In 2010 we lost by almost 60 points [59-16 in Paris] and that was the end of Australia's [European] tour. "We have to take advantage ...

  9. Sport - China - GOLF

    Gutsy Dustin Johnson storms to victory at Shanghai course

    Posted Nov 03rd 2013, 09:35pm by AFP

    ... a two-pronged European attack and produced a run of three birdies and an eagle in five holes yesterday to secure the US$8.5 million WGC-HSBC Champions in Shanghai. Johnson finished on a tournament ... The leading trio all shot final rounds of six-under par 66, going head-to-head in a display of golf of the highest quality. McDowell, a former US Open champion who is second in the European ...

  10. Sport - China - CYCLING

    Dream come true for Ji Cheng at Tour de France

    Posted Jul 03rd 2014, 10:13pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Leeds Road specialist will be first Chinese to ride in the Grand Boucle Tour debut is a dream come true for China star Ji Ji Cheng said it would be a dream come true tomorrow when he becomes the first Chinese rider to compete at the Tour de France. It will also complete a personal ambition for the 26-year-old from Harbin in the northeast of China as he ...




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