Johnnie Walker Championship

  • Tommy Fleetwood earns first European title after playoff drama August 26, 2013

    Britain's Tommy Fleetwood survived a dramatic three-way playoff in the Johnnie Walker Championship at Gleneagles to clinch his first European Tour title on Sunday. The 22-year-old Englishman was locked in a battle with Argentina's Ricardo Gonzalez and Scotland's Stephen Gallacher, with all three hitting the clubhouse at 18 under par (270). Fleetwood...
  • Tommy Fleetwood wins Johnnie Walker Championship August 25, 2013

    Gleneagles, Scotland: Tommy Fleetwood of England birdied the first playoff hole on Sunday at the Johnnie Walker Championship to earn his first European Tour victory. Fleetwood also birdied the 18th to finish his round with a 70 and set up a three-way playoff with Scotland's Stephen Gallacher (67) and Argentina's Ricardo...
  • Gonzalez, Fleetwood share lead at Gleneagles August 24, 2013

    Gleneagles, Scotland: Argentina's Ricardo Gonzalez and England's Tommy Fleetwood shared the lead on 16-under after the third round of the Johnnie Walker Championship at Gleneagles on Saturday. Gonzalez, who is ranked 352nd, grabbed four birdies to shoot a 2-under 70, while the 22-year-old Fleetwood started birdie-eagle but also bogeyed the last...
  • Chowrasia, Jeev Milkha Singh miss cut in Gleneagles August 24, 2013

    Edinburgh, Scotland: Indian golfers SSP Chowrasia and Jeev Milkha Singh failed to make the cut at the Johnnie Walker Championship at Gleneagles after turning in modest cards in the second round. Chowrasia starting on the 10th, was one-under through the first-nine and looked set to make the cut following his first...
  • Ricardo Gonzalez leads by a shot at Gleneagles August 24, 2013

    Gleneagles: Ricardo Gonzalez shot a second straight 7-under 65 on Friday, giving him a one-shot lead after two rounds of the Johnnie Walker Championship. The 352nd-ranked Argentine birdied three of his opening seven holes before finishing with five straight birdies. That put him at 14-under 130 on the PGA Centenary...
  • SSP Chowrasia cards 71 in first round at Gleneagles August 23, 2013

    Edinburgh: SSP Chowrasia opened with a one-under 71 while Jeev Milkha Singh carded one-over 73 in the first round of the Johnnie Walker Championship at Gleneagles. Chowrasia, winner of two European Tour titles, had three birdies and two bogeys. Jeev's 72 included four birdies and an equal number of bogeys. Austrian...
  • Weisberger, Gonzalez share lead at Johnnie Walker Championship August 23, 2013

    Gleneagles, Scotland: Bernd Wiesberger of Austria and Ricardo Gonzalez of Argentina took full advantage of ideal scoring conditions to shoot 7-under 65s Thursday and share a one-shot lead after the first round of the Johnnie Walker Championship. The 27-year-old Wiesberger capped his round with three closing birdies as he tries to...
  • Kapur cards 74 to finish 60th at Gleneagles August 26, 2012

    Gleneagles, (Scotland): Shiv Kapur carded a final round of two-over 74, the same as in the third round, to finish tied 60th at The Johnnie Walker Championship at Gleneagles on Sunday. Kapur's first two rounds of 72 each were followed by rounds of 74 in the weekend rounds. Kapur's achilles heel...
  • Shiv Kapur tied 50th at Gleneagles August 25, 2012

    Gleneagles (Scotland): India's Shiv Kapur birdied his final two holes to keep himself afloat for weekend action but his compartiot SSP Chowrasia missed the cut at The Johnnie Walker Championship here. Kapur had two successive rounds of 72 each to be tied at even par for 36 holes last evening. He...