Golfing World: Donaldson talks Ryder Cup debut
Golfing World sits down for a chat with Jamie Donaldson ahead of his Ryder Cup debut at Gleneagles.
Golfing World: August 26, 2014
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Golfing World: Dredge finding form in 2014
Resurgent Welshman Bradley Dredge sits down for a chat with Golfing World after a couple of very impressive European Tour performances
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Donaldson secures Ryder Cup spot with Czech win
Jamie Donaldson locked up a spot on his first European Ryder Cup team Sunday with a two-shot victory at the Czech Masters.
Golfing World: Former tennis star Kafelnikov tries pro golf
Golfing World chats with former tennis world number one Yevgeny Kafelnikov about his venture into the world of professional golfThe European tour was just outside Prague last week for the twenty fourteen check masters. Among the more familiar faces was a former world number one, but not in golf. Since retiring from tennis six years ago tennis six time grand slam winner Yevgeny Kafelnikov has swapped grass courts for the grass course playing regularly on European circuit. We caught up with him to find out how he is getting on. Goes back to Prague in 1994 where I was young tennis player. Very, very talented. And we were playing I think in one of the country clubs in the states where the golf course was next door. So between the breaks we just decided to go on the range with a couple of players go work some balls and I hooked up ever since. Whenever I had a chance to be on the golf course , I always was there. With the successful tennis career now behind him, the six-foot, three-inch Russian has now joined the ranks of
Donaldson wins Czech Masters by two strokes
Jamie Donaldson wins the D+D REAL Czech Masters by two strokes over fellow countryman Bradley Dredge to secure a spot on the European Ryder Cup team.through final round highlights of the D and D royal check masters. Jamie Donaldson has a day to remember in the Czech Republic. Trying to secure a place on the rider cup side. Donaldson putting togetherpar. And it was good enough for a two shot victory over Bradley Dredge . Who records his second. Runner up finish in the space of as many weeks. Merrick Bremner with a good week as well, and he finishes tied for third alongside of Soren Kjeldsen . But it was Jamie Donaldson who walks away with the trophy in the European tour. His first visit to the Czech Republic since 2011. Great day today for Scott Jamieson, course record of 64, and James Heath records a top ten finish. Round in 68 on Sunday. Stephen Gallacher , though, disappointing 73. He has one more week to make into the European Ryder Cup side. And you can see that on
Dredge (66) builds 2-shot lead at Czech Masters
Catch all the action from Round 3 of the Czech Masters.Frenchman, and a 71 to leave him at 9 under, 3 behind. Jamie Donaldson leading the tournament, looking to consolidate his place in Paul McGinley's team, good after the perfect start. This was his second into the par 5 opening hole. Great shot form Donaldson, he would hold the putt for eagle. And when he hold this curling one at the 7th, Jamie Donaldson led the tournament by four and looked as if he might be stretching away. But after that, some of the game got a little bit more difficult and Jamie Donaldson was overtaken at the top of the leader board after a 71. He is at 10 under par. The same mark that Soren Kjeldsen , five years, since the Dane won on tour, but. Inspired by a fine performance in his hoe country last week, he played really nicely today. A 68 with the help of his fine tee shot at 13 and he is at 10 under alongside Donaldson, but the man out front is Bradley Dredge . It has been 8 years since Bradley Dredge won on tour, but he really does look to be back at his very best, 6 birdies, no bogies today. That was one at 14, this was another at 15. The more difficult back nine covered in 4 under par 32. Bradley Dredge leads by 2.