Colin Montgomerie

  • Colin Montgomerie keeps lead at US Senior Open July 12, 2014

    Colin Montgomerie shot an even-par 71 on his way to a one-stroke lead after the second round at the US Senior Open in steamy Oklahoma on Friday. The Scot bounced back from a poor start at Oak Tree National in Edmond to sit on a six-under total of 136, one better...
  • Colin Montgomerie fails to qualify for British Open July 3, 2013

    Gullane, Scotland: Former world number two Colin Montgomerie blew his chance of taking part in this month's British Open after a second-round 76 left him three over par in qualifying on Tuesday. The 2010 European Ryder Cup captain was one shot off the lead after an opening-round 69 during Local Final...
  • Emotional Couples and Montgomerie enter Hall of Fame May 7, 2013

    Fred Couples, renowned for being one of the most laid-back figures in the game, was overcome by emotion after being inducted into the World Golf Hall of Fame as part of the class of 2013 on Monday. The American former world number one, a 15-times champion on the PGA Tour, twice...
  • Colin Montgomerie to make Avantha Masters debut February 26, 2013

    Greater Noida: Colin Montgomerie, the most prolific British winner in European Tour history, will make his first appearance in the 1.8 million euro Avantha Masters golf event being held here March 14-17. The Scot, who captained Europe to Ryder Cup glory in 2010, has won 31 European Tour titles - two...
  • Jeev Milkha Singh honoured with lifetime award December 15, 2012

    Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei: Jeev Milkha Singh, the first Indian professional golfer to join the European Tour in 1998, celebrated his 41st birthday in advance as he was honoured with the Asia Pacific Lifetime Achievement Award. Jeev was in the august company of 18-time major champion Jack Nicklaus and eight-time...
  • Colin Montgomerie pulls out of Hong Kong Open November 16, 2012

    Hong Kong: Former champion Colin Montgomerie has dropped out of the Hong Kong Open ahead of Friday's second round, prematurely ending his 25th year on the European Tour. Organisers said Montgomerie informed officials he was suffering with a foot injury and has returned home to Scotland. Also withdrawing ahead of the...
  • India must have more golf courses: Montgomerie March 10, 2008

    New Delhi: Colin Montgomerie is renowned for both his extraordinary Ryder Cup performances as well as the dubious distinction of being one of the most accomplished players to have never won a major Championship. He shared his plans for overtaking Tiger Woods, winning the Ryder Cup and getting married again,...