Louis Oosthuizen

Donald, Oosthuizen out of Match Play

Luke Donald hits out of a bunker against Scott Piercy at the Match Play Championship tournament in Marana, Arizona. Photo: AP

Luke Donald and Louis Oosthuizen followed Rory McIlroy and Tiger Woods out of the World Golf Championships Match Play Championship with second-round defeats.

Sunday, 24 February, 2013, 3:42am

Teen Manassero wins dramatic Singapore Open play-off

Matteo Manassero of Italy, 19, is the youngest champion in the Singapore Open’s 51-year history. Photo: AFP

Italian teenager Matteo Manassero holed a 12-foot eagle putt on the third play-off hole to claim a dramatic victory over South Africa’s Louis Oosthuizen at the Barclays Singapore Open on Sunday.

29 Aug 2013 - 4:13am

Manassero races clear as Singapore Open catches up

Matteo Manassero makes the most of perfect conditions at the Sentosa Golf Club in Singapore. Photo: Xinhua

Italian teenager Matteo Manassero made the most of perfect conditions at the Sentosa Golf Club to race two shots clear of the field at the Singapore Open after the completion of the delayed third round on Sunday.

29 Aug 2013 - 4:13am

Oosthuizen dismisses tilt at magic number

South African Louis Oosthuizen negotiates a series of bunkers yesterday. Photo: AFP

Golf's magic number is being mentioned at the WGC-HSBC Champions going into the weekend, but five rather than 59 was the key for Louis Oosthuizen, who set a host of records at Mission Hills yesterday.

The South African has birdied every par five at the Olazabal course in his first two days except for one, the seventh yesterday. And that one he eagled on his way to a second-round 63.

3 Nov 2012 - 4:17am