Wale of a time: Westy, Donaldson on RC tune-up
European Ryder Cup members Jamie Donaldson (70-67) and Lee Westwood (73-69) talk about their play Friday at 2014 ISPS Handa Wales Open in the British Isles.
Golfing World: Noren battling back from 2014 injury season
Golfing World chats with Alex Noren, who is battling back strongly from a disappointing 2014 season which was hugely effected by injury problems. Watch Golfing World every Wednesday on Golf Channel.
Luiten opens with 65, leads by one in Wales
Thursday highlights of first-round play from the 2014 ISPS Handa Wales Open, where Joost Luiten carded a 6-under 65 to hold the lead by one shot over Nicolas Colsaerts and Andrew McArthur.
Luiten opens with 65-69 at Wales Open
Joost Luiten talks about his second-round 2-under 69 Friday at 2014 ISPS Handa Wales Open in the British Isles.
Golfing World Inside the Game: ISPS Handa Wales Open 2014
Golfing World goes behind the scenes of the 2014 ISPS Handa Wales Open, and speaks to the likes of Thomas Bjorn, Jamie Donaldson, Jose Maria Olazabal, and Gregory Bourdy.of this year's contest. And carried added significance for four members of Paul McGinley's team. Each hoping to sharpen their games ahead of Glen Eagles. Jose Maria Olazabal was a vice captain when Europe won here in 2010 and the Spaniard saw the course as the perfect place for players to prepare for this years Ryder Cup Challenge. Yes it's nice to be back here, I have wonderful memories. Similar to Glenn Eagles, similar to that type of golf course. There's more water here than at Glenn Eagles but American style, similar on the greens, and I think it's a good preparation. Jamie Donaldson was an automatic qualifier for the European team, thanks to his impressive 20-14 season and a win at the Czech Masters. TheAhead of his third Ryder Cup appearance, and first for 12 years, Thomas Bjorn was steady enough at Celtic Manor, but faded away in the final round, shooting a closing 74 at the Wales Open to finish down the field. Jamie Donaldson was the most impressive of the European Ryder Cup team members. Closing with a round of 67 to finish in a share
Leader of the pack: Lowery opens 68-65 in Wales
Friday highlights of second-round play from the 2014 ISPS Handa Wales Open, where Shane Lowery carded a 6-under 65 to hold the lead by one shot over Nicolas Colsaerts and Joost Luiten.He himself an eagle chance. Made the birdie, west wood level par. Thomas Bjorn needed to play well today to beat Sure of making the cut. Had two birdies when he came to the pit, having started from the eleventh with a trademark approach, made his third birdie, of the day. Two under. Jamie Donaldson started at the first, on day two. This was his. Putt on the 12th near the lake, and down it went. Donaldson, a very good day, back in 33, out in 34, 67, four under par today, five under overall. Thongchai Jaidee . Started with a birdie at the 11th, had four more going out but a double bogie six at the 14th as well,
Colsaerts opens with 66 at Wales Open
Nicolas Colsaerts talks about his first-round 5-under 66 Thursday at 2014 ISPS Handa Wales Open in the British Isles.
Westwood sheds 23 pounds before Ryder Cup
Lee Westwood said he has lost more than 20 pounds in the past four weeks and has returned to his “fighting weight.”
Colsaerts smashes longest drive in Euro Tour history
On Thursday, Nicolas Colsaerts hit the longest drive in European Tour history – a 447-yard blast that left him with just a gap wedge into the 613-yard 18th hole at Celtic Manor, host of the 2010 Ryder Cup.
Gleneagles on Gallacher's mind, misses cut at Wales Open
With the Ryder Cup on his mind, Stephen Gallacher posts 78-70 to miss the cut at 2014 ISPS Handa Wales Open in the British Isles.forward to next week with pressure on you with. And on the Ryder cup . More commitments and stuff so it's gonna take me a wee bit use to it but today was just back to normal.
Jaidee holds slim edge in Wales
Thongchai Jaidee shot a 67 on Moving Day at the ISPS Handa Wales Open to take a one-shot lead over Ross Fisher and Joost Luiten. Phil Parkin takes you through the Day 3 action from Celtic Manor.at 6-under, going to the final day. One shot behind our leader, Thongchai Jaidee , this is 3rd to the par-5 nines, he being consistent all week rounds, 71-68, who is 3-under par at this point forof course to get the 7-under par, and the outright lead. So, Thongchai Jaidee goes into the final days play with a 1 shot lead. Ross Fisher is still there after just an even par under 71. We had a chance to speak to Thongchai Jaidee , speaking to Wayne Riley. -Sixty-seven today, a good round, how did it feel for you? -Oh, very good, very happy. I had
Celtic pride: Jaidee wins Wales Open
Thongchai Jaidee shot a final round score of 72 to win the ISPS Handa Wales Open by a single shot. It’s Jaidee’s 5th win on the European Tour and his 1st outside of Asia. Phil Parkin brings you all the final round action from Wales.wrap up the final days play at the ISPS Handa Wales Open. Thongchai Jaidee started off the day with a 1 shot lead, came to the 9th, still had that 1 shot lead, but hold hisjust two putts from here to win, and he needed them both. Thongchai Jaidee , the first time he has won outside of Asia, the 5th win on the European Tour . Great performance, as you can see how close it was at the top of the leaderboard. Numerous players had a chance to winning this afternoon but there's only one winner in the end, Thongchai Jaidee , and he speak in to Wayne Riley. -Thongchai, first of all congratulations from all of us, a very popular win. You are a now five times winner on the European Tour . What is it like to win here in mainland Europe? -Oh, I would like to say thank you [unk], you know, Iquite Thailand but he's got fun memories of his visit to Wales. Wonderful performance from Thongchai Jaidee . Well next week a special Wednesday start in Sweden, join us 9 AM Eastern Time. Thanks for watching.
Freedom of tweet? European Tour fines player for criticism
The European Tour has slapped player James Morrison with a fine for a tweet criticizing Wales Open host Celtic Manor earlier this month.