Starting the third & final day 10-6 down, the odds were stacked against Europe to even make a reasonable score, let alone retain the Ryder Cup by winning a majority of the 12 singles matches. But with Luke Donald, Rory McIlroy, Ian Poulter, Justin Rose & Paul Lawrie winning the first five matches, the final [...]
Entries Tagged as 'Seve Ballesteros'
Terry Lane - Sunday 30.09.12, 22:39pm
Terry Lane - Monday 09.05.11, 12:44pm
Seve Ballesteros was one of the most loved golfers of all-time.
Seve Ballesteros turned pro in 1974 and retired in 2007. He passed away on Saturday morning 7th May 2011 aged 54, after losing his battle with a malignant brain tumour that was first diagnosed in 2008.
He burst onto the golf scene in 1976 when he [...]
John Williams - Sunday 07.03.10, 16:08pm
Seve Ballesteros is among 32 former champions who have been invited to take part in a four hole tournament as part of the 150th Open anniversary celebrations on the eve of the Championship proper.
Ballesteros who has made a remarkable recovery from the four operations to remove a brain tumor diagnosed in 2008, stated last year [...]
John Williams - Tuesday 15.12.09, 17:33pm
While the unfortunate Tiger Woods saga fills the gossip pages, Lee Westwood has been hogging the golfing headlines. A week after winning the European Tour’s Golfer of the Year award for the third time the world number four walked away with The Golf Writers Trophy, also for a third time.
Seve Ballesteros is the only previous [...]
John Williams - Tuesday 22.09.09, 17:03pm
The Britain and Ireland team go into this week’s Vivendi Trophy in Paris as underdogs following the withdrawal of some of their top players including four the highest ranked players Paul Casey, Padraig Harrington, Lee Westwood and Ian Poulter.
The Britian and Ireland team will also be missing Luke Donald and Justin Rose, while the European [...]