Henrik Stenson

  • Lahiri moves to tied second in Thailand Championships 14-12-2013 05:16 PM

    Bangkok: Anriban Lahiri continued his great run this season, playing a sharp round of five-under 67 to move to tied second at the end of day three at the USD one million Thailand Golf Championships here. With one more round to go, Spaniard Sergio Garcia (65) seemed to run away...
  • Henrik Stenson wins World Tour Championship in Dubai 17-11-2013 07:32 PM

    Dubai: Henrik Stenson won the season-ending World Tour Championship Sunday after shooting a final-round 8-under 64 for a 263 total. With the victory, the Swede became the first golfer to win the PGA Tour's FedEx Cup and European Tour's Race to Dubai in the same season. It was Stenson's first...
  • Dubai leader Stenson aims to hold off Poulter 16-11-2013 09:30 PM

    Dubai: Henrik Stenson fired a five-under 67 in the third round of Dubai's $8-million DP World Tour Championship on Saturday to retain a one-shot lead, although Ian Poulter - who can pip the Swede to Europe's money-list title - closed to within four shots. Stenson can win the Race to...
  • Stenson looks set for World Tour Championship 15-11-2013 08:53 PM

    Dubai: Henrik Stenson took a giant stride towards becoming European number one with a joint best of the day, eight under par 64 in the second round to lead the DP World Tour Championship, here on Friday. The Swede, who is in pole position in The Race to Dubai at...
  • Tiger Woods and Henrik Stenson nominated for Player of Year award 24-09-2013 08:24 AM

    Tiger Woods, Adam Scott and Henrik Stenson are among the five nominees for the PGA Tour's Player of the Year, the tour said on Monday. British Opener winner Phil Mickelson and fellow American Matt Kuchar, who finished third on the money list, have also been nominated for the honour, known...
  • Henrik Stenson wins Tour Championship and FedEx Cup 23-09-2013 09:07 AM

    Atlanta: Henrik Stenson knows better than most players how it feels to go from the depths of a slump to the elite in golf. He's done it twice now. And the second time was sweeter - and richer - than ever. Not even among the top 200 players in the...
  • Stenson takes 4-shot lead at East Lake 22-09-2013 08:58 AM

    Atlanta: Henrik Stenson was so flawless that he built a nine-shot lead at the turn in the Tour Championship on Saturday. Four bogeys in the rain on the back nine at East Lake put him right back where he started the day and injected some hope for the rest of...
  • East Lake leader Stenson takes nothing for granted 21-09-2013 08:09 AM

    Atlanta: Henrik Stenson has both the Tour Championship and FedExCup firmly in his grasp heading into the last two rounds but, though he enjoys being a front-runner, is well aware a lot can happen over the final 36 holes. After two days of superlative ball-striking in dazzling sunshine at East...
  • Sizzling Stenson one ahead, Woods battles to a 73 20-09-2013 08:26 AM

    Atlanta: In-form Swede Henrik Stenson, boosted by a red-hot front nine, totally upstaged his playing partner Tiger Woods as he surged into a one-shot lead in Thursday's opening round of the elite Tour Championship. In glorious sunshine with barely a breath of wind at East Lake Golf Club in the...
  • Rejuvenated Henrik Stenson has his career back on the upswing 12-08-2013 11:44 AM

    New York: Henrik Stenson fell short in his bid to become the first Swedish man to win one of golf's elite titles at the PGA Championship on Sunday but takes comfort in rejuvenating a career he once considered quitting. Stenson, whose game faltered to a point where he was unable...
  • Stenson so close but Sweden's long wait goes on 22-07-2013 12:32 PM

    Gullane: Henrik Stenson continued his recent resurgence with a calm final round of 70 to finish runner-up to Phil Mickelson in the British Open on Sunday. He emulated the feat of compatriot Jesper Parnevik, who was second in the 1994 and 1997 Opens, but Sweden's long wait for a first...
  • Henrik Stenson holds off Mickelson at Scottish Open 14-07-2013 08:55 AM

    Inverness: Henrik Stenson held off a resurgent Phil Mickelson at the Scottish Open by shooting a 6-under 66 to take a two-stroke lead into the final round. Mickelson was in a group of four players in a tie for second after making six birdies in his last 11 holes for...
  • Golf: Henrik Stenson wins South Africa Open 19-11-2012 12:26 AM

    Ekurhuleni: Henrik Stenson fired a one-under-par final round of 71 to win the 102nd South African Open on Sunday, helping him to qualify for the lucrative DP World Tour Championship in Dubai. The Swede finished three strokes ahead of South Africa's George Coetzee at the Serengeti Golf and Wildlife Estate...