European Tour RSS Channel | Challenge Tour Latest Newshttp://www.europeantour.com/index.htmlLatest Challenge Tour Newsen-gbTue, 21 May 2019 15:55:42 GMTCopyright (C) European TourChallenge Tour RSS Channelhttp://www.europeantour.com/imgml/newsnopic/ETplaceHolder315x197.pnghttp://www.europeantour.com/index.html<![CDATA[Local knowledge: Kaskáda Golf Resort]]>Czech Republic's Filip Mruzek gives us his insight about this week's European Challenge Tour venue. 

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http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019734/news/newsid=370141.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019734/news/newsid=370141.htmlTue, 21 May 2019 15:54:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Five things to know: D+D REAL Czech Challenge]]>The European Challenge Tour visits Czech Republic for the second time this year as Kaskáda Golf Resort host the D+D REAL Czech Challenge. Here are five things to keep an eye out for this week.

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http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019734/news/newsid=370120.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019734/news/newsid=370120.htmlTue, 21 May 2019 10:46:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Brilliant Brooks does it again ]]>http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/news/newsid=370111.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/news/newsid=370111.htmlMon, 20 May 2019 16:34:00 GMT<![CDATA[Irish Challenge heading to Headfort Golf Club]]>The European Challenge Tour has confirmed that the 2019 Irish Challenge will be played on the New Course at Headfort Golf Club when the tournament returns to the International Schedule for a fifth consecutive year from October 10-13.

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http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/news/newsid=370045.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/news/newsid=370045.htmlMon, 20 May 2019 10:24:00 GMT
<![CDATA[TV times: Challenge Series Episode 1]]>http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/news/newsid=369931.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/news/newsid=369931.htmlWed, 15 May 2019 09:35:00 GMT<![CDATA[Innovative World Invitational unveiled on the European Challenge Tour]]>The European Tour’s drive for inclusivity in golf continued apace today with the announcement that the ISPS HANDA World Invitational Men | Women, presented by Modest! Golf Management will be staged on the European Challenge Tour this year. 

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http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019758/news/newsid=369882.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019758/news/newsid=369882.htmlMon, 13 May 2019 12:16:00 GMT
<![CDATA[The evolution of the Northern Ireland Open]]>A new chapter has begun with the announcement of the ISPS HANDA World Invitational Men | Women, presented by Modest! Golf Management.

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<![CDATA[Format: ISPS HANDA World Invitational Men | Women, presented by Modest! Golf Management]]>The ISPS HANDA World Invitational Men | Women, presented by Modest! Golf Management assembles a men’s and a women’s field under one banner to compete for equal prize funds.

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http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019758/news/newsid=369881.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019758/news/newsid=369881.htmlMon, 13 May 2019 12:01:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Rampant Rozner earns back-to-back wins with Prague triumph]]>Antoine Rozner became the first back-to-back winner on the European Challenge Tour for seven years as he raced to a seven-stroke victory at the Prague Golf Challenge.

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<![CDATA[LIVE: Prague Golf Challenge]]>Keep up to date with the latest scores from the final round of the Prague Golf Challenge.

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<![CDATA[Red-hot Rozner bids for back-to-back wins]]>Antoine Rozner will attempt to become the first back-to-back winner on the European Challenge Tour since 2012 when he tees it up with a one-shot lead in the final round of the Prague Golf Challenge.

 
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<![CDATA[Fenasse takes halfway lead in Prague]]>Mathieu Fenasse posted a six under par 66 on Day Two of the Prague Golf Challenge and will take a one-stroke lead into the weekend after reaching 11 under par at the halfway stage.

 
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<![CDATA[Five share Prague lead after Day One]]>Five players are tied for the first round lead at the Prague Golf Challenge after carding seven under par rounds of 65 at Prague City Golf.

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<![CDATA[Local knowledge: Stanislav Matus]]>In a new feature for 2019, the European Challenge Tour will speak to someone with a close connection to every club we visit during the season to get the keys to the course from the person who knows it best.


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<![CDATA[Schneider ready for Prague title tilt]]>Marcel Schneider is hoping to better last year’s tied fifth place at the Prague Golf Challenge when he tees it up at Prague City Golf this week.

 
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http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019730/news/newsid=369505.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019730/news/newsid=369505.htmlWed, 08 May 2019 15:04:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Q&A: Minkyu Kim]]>At the 2018 D+D REAL Czech Challenge, Minkyu Kim made history by becoming the youngest winner of a European Tour or European Challenge Tour event.

 
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http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019730/news/newsid=369487.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019730/news/newsid=369487.htmlWed, 08 May 2019 12:57:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Syme sitting pretty after opening events ]]>Connor Syme sits at the top of the European Challenge Tour Rankings following the opening two events of the 2019 campaign.

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http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/news/newsid=369473.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/news/newsid=369473.htmlTue, 07 May 2019 15:31:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Well done James! ]]>Congratulations to European Challenge Tour player James Heath who last week completed the Virgin Money London Marathon in memory of his mother Jenny, who passed away from a brain tumour in 2016. 

 
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http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/news/newsid=369467.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/news/newsid=369467.htmlTue, 07 May 2019 14:27:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Five things to know: Prague Golf Challenge]]>The European Challenge Tour visits the Czech Republic for the first time this season as the Prague Golf Challenge takes place at Prague City Golf. Here’s five things you need to know…

 
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<![CDATA[Five things you might have missed - Challenge de España]]>The European Challenge Tour headed to Spain for the second event of the season, where Antoine Rozner reigned victorious at Izki Golf. Here’s five things you might have missed from an exciting week in Spain. 

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http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019728/news/newsid=369443.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019728/news/newsid=369443.htmlMon, 06 May 2019 11:38:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Red-hot Rozner wins in Spain]]>Antoine Rozner carded an incredible five under par back nine to clinch the 2019 Challenge de España title by four shots at Izki Golf.

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http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019728/news/newsid=369422.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019728/news/newsid=369422.htmlSun, 05 May 2019 17:01:00 GMT
<![CDATA[LIVE: Challenge de España]]>Follow all the action from the final round of the Challenge de España.

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<![CDATA[Garcia Rodriguez eyes home victory in Spain]]>Sebastian Garcia Rodriguez will take a two-shot lead into the final round of the Challenge de España as he goes in search of his maiden European Challenge Tour victory.

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http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019728/news/newsid=369355.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019728/news/newsid=369355.htmlSat, 04 May 2019 16:26:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Quartet move ahead in Spain ]]>Marcus Armitage, Sebastian Garcia Rodriguez and Danish duo Rasmus Højgaard and Martin Simonsen share the lead at the halfway stage of the Challenge de España at Izki Golf.

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http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019728/news/newsid=369271.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019728/news/newsid=369271.htmlFri, 03 May 2019 20:23:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Hoey and Wiegele share the lead in Spain]]>Michael Hoey and Martin Wiegele share the spoils after day one at the Challenge de España following rounds of 67, five under par, at Izki Golf.

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http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019728/news/newsid=369209.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019728/news/newsid=369209.htmlThu, 02 May 2019 20:12:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Oriol relishing opportunity on home soil ]]>Pedro Oriol will make his first appearance of the 2019 European Challenge Tour season in front of home support at the Challenge de España, taking place at Izki Golf from May 2-5.

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http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019728/news/newsid=369147.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019728/news/newsid=369147.htmlWed, 01 May 2019 16:26:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Home comforts for jetsetter Borda]]>David Borda is hoping to make more memories at Izki Golf Club when he tees it up in the 20th anniversary of the Challenge de España this week.

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http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019728/news/newsid=369146.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019728/news/newsid=369146.htmlWed, 01 May 2019 15:48:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Three to watch: Challenge de España]]>Hot off the plane from the first event counting towards the 2019 European Challenge Tour Rankings, we take a look at three players who could make their mark at the Challenge de España this week. 

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http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019728/news/newsid=369115.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019728/news/newsid=369115.htmlWed, 01 May 2019 09:49:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Local knowledge: Izki Golf Club]]>In a new feature for 2019, the European Challenge Tour will speak to the Director of Golf or club professional at every club we visit during the season to get the keys to the course from the person who knows it best.

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http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019728/news/newsid=369108.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019728/news/newsid=369108.htmlTue, 30 Apr 2019 16:45:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Five things to know: Challenge de España ]]>The European Challenge Tour jets off to Spain for the 20th edition of the Challenge de España. Here are five things to know ahead of the action at Izki Golf Club. 

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http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019728/news/newsid=369095.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019728/news/newsid=369095.htmlTue, 30 Apr 2019 11:36:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Five things you might have missed - Turkish Airlines Challenge]]>The season-long European Challenge Tour Rankings race began in Turkey, with Scotland’s Connor Syme becoming the 2019 Turkish Airlines Challenge champion. Here’s five things you might have missed from the opening event of the season.

 
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http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019732/news/newsid=369091.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019732/news/newsid=369091.htmlMon, 29 Apr 2019 16:59:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Sublime Syme triumphs in Turkey play-off ]]>Connor Syme claimed his first European Challenge Tour title in style at the Turkish Airlines Challenge as he held his nerve to defeat Francesco Laporta in a play-off to triumph at Samsun Golf Club.

 
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http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019732/news/newsid=369020.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019732/news/newsid=369020.htmlSun, 28 Apr 2019 17:21:00 GMT
<![CDATA[LIVE: Turkish Airlines Challenge]]>Follow all the action from the final round of the Turkish Airlines Challenge.

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<![CDATA[Meronk in Pole position in Turkey]]>Adrian Meronk will take a one-stroke lead into the final round of the Turkish Airlines Challenge at Samsun Golf Club after posting a seven under par 65 on another day of incredibly high quality on the European Challenge Tour.

 
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http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019732/news/newsid=368960.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019732/news/newsid=368960.htmlSat, 27 Apr 2019 16:03:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Haastrup struts round Samsun to lead after Day Two]]>A stunning 11 under par round of 61 means Mark Flindt Haastrup has reached 16 under par at the halfway stage of the Turkish Airlines Challenge and will take a two-shot lead into the weekend at Samsun Golf Club.

 
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http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019732/news/newsid=368913.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019732/news/newsid=368913.htmlFri, 26 Apr 2019 18:32:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Laporta laps up eagles to lead in Turkey]]>Francesco Laporta started the European Challenge Tour season in style as he carded four eagles in a ten under par round of 62 to lead the Turkish Airlines Challenge at the end of Day One.

 
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http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019732/news/newsid=368818.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019732/news/newsid=368818.htmlThu, 25 Apr 2019 18:25:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Højgaard steps into a new world at the Turkish Airlines Challenge ]]>Nicolai Højgaard is excited to begin his professional career at the Turkish Airlines Challenge this week after a remarkable 2018, which culminated in an appearance at The Junior Ryder Cup.

 
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http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019732/news/newsid=368767.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019732/news/newsid=368767.htmlWed, 24 Apr 2019 15:32:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Three to watch - Turkish Airlines Challenge ]]>We have assessed the field on the eve of the season-opening Turkish Airlines Challenge and have picked out three players who could be fighting at the top of the leaderboard on Sunday.

 
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http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019732/news/newsid=368761.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019732/news/newsid=368761.htmlWed, 24 Apr 2019 14:29:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Senior’s difficult decision a familiar one]]>As the European Challenge Tour season edges ever closer, the dilemma faced by Jack Senior is a familiar one for players without European Tour status.

 
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http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019732/news/newsid=368751.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019732/news/newsid=368751.htmlWed, 24 Apr 2019 09:20:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Family man Havret raring to go in Turkey ]]>Grégory Havret is determined to make a strong start to the European Challenge Tour season after the winter break as he embarks on his 20th season as a professional at the Turkish Airlines Challenge.

 
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http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019732/news/newsid=368750.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019732/news/newsid=368750.htmlWed, 24 Apr 2019 09:19:00 GMT
<![CDATA[From far and wide on the Challenge Tour ]]>The European Challenge Tour members encompass a range of different personalities and nationalities stretching across the globe from America to South Korea, from Chile to South Africa. We take a look at four countries and their countrymen ahead of the new season.

 
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http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019732/news/newsid=368749.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019732/news/newsid=368749.htmlWed, 24 Apr 2019 07:33:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Turkish Airlines Challenge – Five things to know]]>The European Challenge Tour’s Rankings race begins this week at the Turkish Airlines Challenge and we have taken a look at five things you need to know.

 
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http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019732/news/newsid=368701.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019732/news/newsid=368701.htmlTue, 23 Apr 2019 10:06:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Local knowledge: Samsun Golf Club ]]>In a new feature for 2019, the European Challenge Tour will speak to the club professional at every club we visit during the season to get the keys to the course from the person who knows it best.


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http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019732/news/newsid=368698.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019732/news/newsid=368698.htmlTue, 23 Apr 2019 10:02:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Sharp-shooter Sharvin set to rid the shackles]]>It was a frustrating end to the 2018 season for Cormac Sharvin as he missed out on a European Tour card at Final Stage Qualifying by just a single shot.

 
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http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019732/news/newsid=368694.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019732/news/newsid=368694.htmlMon, 22 Apr 2019 09:49:00 GMT
<![CDATA[The importance of a fast start]]>Lorenzo Gagli. Joachim B. Hansen. Kim Koivu. Aaron Rai. Ryan Evans. Jordan Smith. Nacho Elvira.

 
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<![CDATA[Welcome to golf's proving ground, Connor Syme]]>Connor Syme will compete in his maiden European Challenge Tour season in 2019 following his breakout campaign on the European Tour and will be aiming to bounce back to the top tier at the first attempt.

 
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http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/news/newsid=368669.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/news/newsid=368669.htmlThu, 18 Apr 2019 09:55:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Busy Baldwin ready for Challenge Tour conquest]]>The 2019 European Challenge Tour season is right around the corner and Matt Baldwin has made the most of his off-season ahead of the new campaign.

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http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/news/newsid=368653.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/news/newsid=368653.htmlWed, 17 Apr 2019 15:41:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Satellite Stars]]>Ahead of the 2019 European Challenge Tour season getting under way, we take a look at the hottest stars from Europe’s four satellite tours.

 
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http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/news/newsid=368375.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/news/newsid=368375.htmlTue, 16 Apr 2019 08:46:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Huizing on the up with Rankings race set to begin]]>Daan Huizing made history by winning the maiden Jordan Mixed Open presented by Ayla and he is hoping the victory in the world-first event will act as a springboard for the 2019 Challenge Tour season.

 
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http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/news/newsid=368492.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/news/newsid=368492.htmlThu, 11 Apr 2019 13:37:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Win a year's supply of golf balls! ]]>The European Challenge Tour are giving you the fantastic opportunity to win a year’s supply of Callaway Chrome Soft X golf balls, courtesy of Callaway Golf, the Official Golf Ball of the Challenge Tour. 

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http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/news/newsid=368451.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/news/newsid=368451.htmlWed, 10 Apr 2019 11:49:00 GMT