THOMAS BJORN

  • Thomas Bjorn leads BMW PGA Championship with six birdies in a row May 25, 2014

    An exhilarating run of six birdies in a row, two shy of the European Tour record, catapulted veteran Thomas Bjorn into a fivestroke lead after the BMW PGA Championship third round on Saturday. After an overnight downpour delayed the start of play by three hours, it was raining birdies for the...
  • BMW Championship: Record 62 by Bjorn, two eagles for McIlroy May 23, 2014

    Love seems to be the theme of the BMW PGA Championship and the trend continued on Thursday when Thomas Bjorn sent hearts racing with a record 62 and Rory McIlroy briefly forgot relationship blues after a 68. Danish veteran Bjorn, in love with golf again after a spell when he was...
  • Garcia grabs lead after weatherdelayed first round December 6, 2013

    Sun City: Two time winner Sergio Garcia shot a sixunderpar 66 to grab a onestroke lead after the completion of the weatherdelayed first round at the Nedbank Golf Challenge on Friday. Denmark's Thomas Bjorn, Welshman Jamie Donaldson and Gonzalo FdezCastano of Spain carded 67 apiece as the elite 30man field completed...
  • Thomas Bjorn reigns supreme at Royal Melbourne to lead World Cup November 22, 2013

    Melbourne: Denmark's Thomas Bjorn was a model of consistency as he tamed Royal Melbourne with a threeunder 68 to take a oneshot lead after the second round of the $8 million World Cup of Golf on Friday. Joint overnight leader with Kevin Streelman, the gritty 42yearold bogeyed his first and last...
  • Kevin Streelman, Thomas Bjorn lead World Cup Down Under November 21, 2013

    Melbourne: American Kevin Streelman bogeyed two of his last three holes to fall back into a share of a onestroke lead with Denmark's Thomas Bjorn after the first round of the $8 million World Cup of Golf on Thursday, as the headline acts toiled Down Under. Streelman, a late choice to...
  • Kapur finishes 26th as Bjorn wins European Masters September 8, 2013

    Crans Montana: India's Anirban Lahiri's free fall at the Omega European Masters continued, as Shiv Kapur (69) finished as the best Indian in the tournament, here on Sunday. The sole leader on first day with a round of 63, Lahiri shot even par on second and then had 75-75 on the...
  • Bjorn, Gallacher share lead at European Masters September 7, 2013

    Crans-Sur-Sierre: Stephen Gallacher of Scotland shot a 6-under 65 on Friday to share a one-shot lead with Thomas Bjorn after the second round of the European Masters. Bjorn, the 2011 champion from Denmark, shot a second straight 66 to sit level with Gallacher at 10-under 132 on a low-scoring day in...
  • Weekley, Bjorn among 10 to book British Open tickets July 8, 2013

    London: American Boo Weekley and Dane Thomas Bjorn are among 10 players who have booked their places in next week's 142nd British Open at Muirfield through the FedExCup and Race to Dubai standings. The Royal & Ancient organisers said in a news release on Monday that five Race to Dubai moneylist...
  • Joost Luiten edges past Thomas Bjorn to win Lyoness Open June 10, 2013

    Atzenbrugg, Austria: Joost Luiten of the Netherlands won the Lyoness Open by two shots Sunday for his second European Tour title. Luiten, who entered the day with a threestroke lead, shot a 71 to finish at 17under 271 on the Diamond Country Club course. "It's a great feeling, it's been a great...
  • Olazabal announces 3 of 4 Ryder Cup vice captains August 16, 2012

    Virginia Water, England: European Ryder Cup captain Jose Maria Olazabal announced three of his four vice captains on Thursday, picking Irishmen Darren Clarke and Paul McGinley and Thomas Bjorn of Denmark for the match against the United States. The 46yearold Olazabal, who played in seven Ryder Cup matches, was a vice...