Scottish Open

  • Shiv Kapur 26th after third round of Scottish Open July 13, 2014

    India's Shiv Kapur bounced back to form with a three-under-par 68 to take a share of 26th place in the penultimate round of the Aberdeen Asset Management Scottish Open. Kapur fired five birdies against two bogeys at Royal Aberdeen for a three-day total of one-under-par 212 to stay nine shots off...
  • Three-way lead in Scotland as McIlroy struggles July 12, 2014

    Ricardo Gonzalez, Kristoffer Broberg and Marc Warren were in a three-way tie for the lead at the halfway stage of the Scottish Open on Friday, while Rory McIlroy suffered a second round meltdown a day after shooting a course record at Royal Aberdeen. Northern Ireland's McIlroy went seven-under on Thursday, but...
  • Rory McIlroy takes early lead at Scottish Open July 10, 2014

    Rory McIlroy rolled in six birdies in seven holes around the turn and shot a 7-under 64 for a one-stroke lead midway through a low-scoring first round of the Scottish Open on Thursday. Refreshed after a two-week break, the No. 8-ranked McIlroy tamed windy conditions in northern Scotland to show his...
  • Mickelson wins Scottish Open after playoff July 15, 2013

    Inverness: With applause raining down from the grandstands overlooking the 18th green at the Scottish Open, Phil Mickelson doffed his cap to an adoring crowd and walked to the side of the putting surface to hug his wife and three children. He was acting out a similar scene just 20 minutes...
  • Henrik Stenson holds off Mickelson at Scottish Open July 14, 2013

    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...
  • Scottish Open retains sponsor, place on schedule July 13, 2013

    Inverness: The Scottish Open will keep its slot on the European Tour schedule as the warm-up tournament ahead of the British Open for at least the next four years after retaining its title sponsor. Investment firm Aberdeen Asset Management will stay on as the sponsor of the event through 2017, providing...
  • Els misses cut as Scot Doak leads at Inverness July 13, 2013

    Four-times major winner Ernie Els, who will defend his British Open title at Muirfield next week, missed the cut in the Scottish Open at Inverness on Friday. The 43-year-old South African made an early exit after carding a 70 for a two-under total of 142. Former British Open champions Darren Clarke...
  • Britain's Parry leads the way at Scottish Open July 12, 2013

    Englishman John Parry built on a recent improvement in form to card an eight-under par 64 and take a one-shot lead in the opening round of the Scottish Open in Inverness on Thursday. His round featuring eight birdies put him ahead of compatriot Simon Khan with American Phil Mickelson and Thailand's...
  • Solid start by Jeev Milkha Singh as he cards 67 in first round July 11, 2013

    United Kingdom: Jeev Milkha Singh got off to a solid start with a five-under 67 on a rather generous course on the first day of the Aberdeen Asset Management Scottish Open at Castle Stuart Links on Thursday. The defending champion, who missed the premiere of 'Bhaag Milkha Bhaag', a film on...
  • Jeev Milkha Singh swaps red carpet for Scottish Open greens July 11, 2013

    Glasgow: Jeev Milkha Singh has shunned the red carpet of Bollywood to concentrate on the greens of Castle Stuart and the defence of his Scottish Open crown this week. In choosing to play the tournament, which starts on Thursday, the 42-year-old will miss the premiere of a film based on the...
  • Ernie Els aims to be king of the castle at Scottish Open July 2, 2013

    World number 15 Ernie Els will prepare for his British Open title defence by going for his third Scottish Open victory next week. The 43-year-old South African previously won the British Open warm-up event in 2000 and 2003. "Playing the Aberdeen Asset Management Scottish Open is not only the perfect preparation...
  • Jeev Milkha Singh wants to return to top 50 by March January 7, 2013

    New Delhi: Indian golfer Jeev Milkha Singh is aiming to win a Major championship in the new season and said his focus would be to stay away from injuries and return to the world's top 50 by March end. The Chandigarh golfer had a good year in 2012 as he...
  • Jeev lying 20th after first round in Japan November 29, 2012

    Tokyo: Indian golfer Jeev Milkha Singh suffered a crippling triple bogey on the fourth hole but still managed to hold his opening round to one-over 71 at the Golf Nippon Series JT Cup on Thursday. Jeev was lying 20th, but as much as 10 shots behind the double defending champion...
  • Jeev, Anirban ready for British Open golf July 19, 2012

    Lytham St Annes: Fresh from his triumph at the Scottish Open, Indian golfer Jeev Milkha Singh will lead the Asian challenge along with Thai Thongchai Jaidee - winner of the Wales Open - in the British Open, the oldest of four Majors in the world, here Thursday. Two wins in two...
  • God's been kind, says Scottish Open winner Jeev July 16, 2012

    Jeev Milkha Singh credits his victory to the people who stood by him during his struggle with injuries. ...
  • Jeev betters Atwal with 4th European tour win July 16, 2012

    Jeev Milka Singh is back to his best! The Indian ended a title drought of four years and 37 days on Sunday to beat Italy's Francesco Molinari in a play-off to claim the Scottish Open. His last European Tour win came at the Bank Austria Golf Open in 2008. With...
  • Jeev Milkha Singh wins Scottish Open in play-off November 16, 2012

    Inverness, (Scotland): Jeev Milkha Singh on Sunday sparked a double celebration after beating Italian Francesco Molinari in a play-off to win the Scottish Open at Castle Stuart and earn a spot at the British Open starting next week. Jeev, who started the day way back in tied 16th spot, registered a...
  • Chowrasia tied fifth at Scotland Open golf July 14, 2012

    Inverness (Scotland): SSP Chowrasia put himself in line for one of his best finishes on European soil with a second successive 67 that put him at 10-under 134 and in tied 5th spot at Aberdeen Asset Management Scottish Open. His colleague Jeev Milkha Singh (66-70) is two behind and in tied...
  • Jeev 5th, Chowrasia 12th at Scottish Open golf November 16, 2012

    Inverness (Scotland): Indian golfers Jeev Milkha Singh and SSP Chowrasia made excellent starts at the Aberdeen Asset Management Scottish Open with rounds of 66 and 67 respectively here. In the week before the Open, Jeev had as many as nine birdies, but he also dropped a bogey and a double bogey. "Well...
  • Golf: Luke Donald triumphs at Scottish Open July 11, 2011

    Inverness, Scotland: Luke Donald swept to a four-stroke victory in the Scottish Open on Sunday, tightening his grip on the world number one position going into the British Open. A closing nine-under-par 63 in the third and final round of the weather-disrupted event at Castle Stuart for a 19-under 197 total...
  • Jeev shoots 70 in Scottish Open golf July 9, 2011

    Inverness, Scotland: Jeev Milkha Singh carded a second consecutive 70 even as two of his compatriots are struggling to make the cut in the rain-hit Barclays Scottish Open at the Castle Stuart Golf Links. The second round was left incomplete on Friday and on Saturday, the course is closed to the...
  • Modest start for Jeev at Scottish Open golf July 8, 2011

    Inverness, Scotland: Jeev Milkha Singh carded a modest two-under 70 but was the highest-placed Indian golfer at tied 46th after the opening round of the Barclay's Scottish Open here. Shiv Kapur (72) and SSP Chowrasia (72) were further down in tied 87th on the opening day. Jeev, starting on the back stretch,...
  • Ernie Els to skip Scottish Open January 12, 2011

    Honolulu: Ernie Els has reached a point in his career where he will not be traveling as far, and making decisions based as much on his business ventures as the golf itself. One of the first tournaments to go is the Scottish Open, which he has won twice and played the...