Louis Oosthuizen

  • Oosthuizen grabs share of Masters lead with early eagle 11-04-2014 11:18 PM

    Augusta: Louis Oosthuizen, who lost an epic playoff at the Masters two years ago, grabbed a share of the lead at Augusta National on Friday with an eagle in his second round. With most players still struggling to cope with the lightning fast greens, the South African joined overnight leader...
  • Americans hang on to take lead in Presidents Cup 04-10-2013 08:55 AM

    Dublin: Tiger Woods sat in a cart with a tiny squirrel resting on his shoulder. Louis Oosthuizen and Charl Schwartzel walked onto the first tee wearing wigs to make up for their bad haircuts. Fred Couples had cupcakes delivered to him by the opposing captain in honor of his 54th...
  • Louis Oosthuizen to miss 2 months with injuries 30-07-2013 10:03 PM

    Jupiter: Louis Oosthuizen will take two months away from golf to let a series of injuries heal. Oosthuizen had to withdraw from the US Open and the British Open because of injuries to his neck, back and hip. He will miss the Bridgestone Invitational this week and the PGA Championship...
  • Louis Oosthuizen withdraws during British Open first round 18-07-2013 11:37 PM

    Gullane, Scotland: Former champion Louis Oosthuizen withdrew from the British Open halfway through his opening round on Thursday with a recurrence of a neck-related injury. The South African, a surprise winner at St Andrews in 2010, had laboured to four over par after eight holes on a baking Muirfield course...
  • Early birdie barrage lifts Louis Oosthuizen in Korea 26-04-2013 09:29 AM

    Seoul: Former British Open champion Louis Oosthuizen trails by two shots heading into the second round of the weather-affected Ballantine's Championship in Seoul, South Korea. The current World No. 7 and highest-ranked player in the event returned to the course Friday morning local time to complete just two holes -...
  • Jeev 34th, as Donald and McIlroy begin strongly 22-11-2012 11:20 PM

    Dubai: Jeev Milkha Singh was lying almost in the middle of the pack with a modest one-under 71 at the end of the opening round of the USD 8,000,000 DP World Tour Championship at the Jumeirah Golf Estates on Thursday. The 41-year-old Indian, who has still not fully recovered from...
  • Brilliant Westwood storms into joint lead at HSBC Champions 03-11-2012 04:39 PM

    Shanghai: Lee Westwood made 11 birdies to shoot a 61 on Saturday and grab a share of the lead with struggling Louis Oosthuizen after the third round of the HSBC Champions. Oosthuizen, the 2010 British Open champion, came into the weekend with a five-stroke lead over the field, but struggled...
  • Oosthuizen leads by five shots at HSBC-WGC Champions 02-11-2012 06:56 PM

    Shanghai: Louis Oosthuizen is in familiar territory after a record-breaking performance at the HSBC-WGC Champions Tournament put him in pole position after the first two days at Mission Hills. The 30-year-old from Mossel Bay holds a five-shot lead over Australia's Adam Scott and that is exactly the same advantage he...
  • Oosthuizen, Scott share HSBC Champions lead 01-11-2012 05:49 PM

    Shenzhen, China: Louis Oosthuizen and Adam Scott shot 7-under 65s to lead the HSBC Champions after the first round Thursday. Oosthuizen, the 2010 British Open winner, played a bogey-free round with seven birdies, while Scott finished his round with two birdies and an eagle on the par-5 ninth hole. Two-time...