Parnevik Rejoins European Tour

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European TourVIRGINIA WATER, England -- Jesper Parnevik rejoined the European tour on Saturday, reviving his hopes of playing in the Ryder Cup.

The Swede withdrew his membership last month, saying he couldn't play in the 11 tour events needed to be eligible.
 
European captain Bernhard Langer has said that competing in a qualifier for a major championship would count as one of the 11 minimum events.

'I think some players might not know that, and it applies to all the majors,' Langer said.

Parnevik has been a mainstay of the European squad that has won three of the last four competitions against the United States.
 
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