BELLE OMBRE, Mauritius, Dec 8 Danish teenager Rasmus Hojgaard gave a nerveless display in a tense sudden-death playoff on Sunday to win the Mauritius Open in a three-man shootout.
Dec 8 (OPTA) - Scores from the European Tour AfrAsia Bank Mauritius Open on Sunday -19 Rasmus Hojgaard (Denmark) 66 69 66 68 Renato Paratore (Italy) 69 67 66 67 Antoine Rozner (France) 67 67 66 69 -18 Louis De Jager (South Africa) 72 65 69 64 Thomas Detry (Belgium) 67 66 67 70 Grant Forrest (Scotland) 66 71 67 66 Benjamin Hebert (France) 66
MELBOURNE, Dec 8 Factbox on the International team for the 13th biennial Presidents Cup at Royal Melbourne from Dec. 12-15:
MELBOURNE, Dec 8 Factbox on the United States team for the 13th biennial Presidents Cup at Royal Melbourne from Dec. 12-15:
SYDNEY, Dec 8 Sydneysider Matt Jones won his second Australian Open title in four years on Sunday after a two-under-par 69 in the final round proved just enough for a one-shot victory over major winner Louis Oosthuizen.
MELBOURNE, Dec 8 Factbox for the 13th Presidents Cup between the United States and the International team comprised of players from the rest of the world excluding Europe:
Dec 8 A burning desire to avenge his previous Presidents Cup nightmare will drive Adam Hadwin at this week's tournament against the mighty Americans at Royal Melbourne.
Dec 8 Tony Finau's ancestral roots lie not too far from Melbourne in the South Pacific but he bleeds Red, White and Blue and could not be more motivated to play for Tiger Woods at this week's Presidents Cup.
MELBOURNE, Dec 8 Royal Melbourne's composite course has been a happy hunting ground for United States captain Tiger Woods and his Internationals counterpart Ernie Els but both skippers will urge caution when their players tee off at the Presidents Cup.
MELBOURNE, Dec 8 A biennial tournament that has struggled for relevance under a heavy weight of American supremacy will roar back into life when Tiger Woods returns to the Presidents Cup as a playing captain at Royal Melbourne this week.