European Tour Events & Course Overviews, Players’ Betting Odds, and Fantasy Golf Picks by Range.
THE OVERVIEW Dom Pedro Victoria Golf Course, Vilamoura, Portugal – The European Tour swings over to Vilamoura, Portugal this week for the 12th installment of the Portugal Masters. This is the final week for Ryder Cup players to iron out any wrinkles and shake off any dust. That is perhaps why Sergio Garcia is in this field for the first time in
THE OVERVIEW The Dutch, Spijk, The Netherlands – The European Tour makes the short trip over from Switzerland to The Netherlands for the 99th edition of the (Dutch) KLM Open. For the third straight year, the open will be played at The Dutch, a Colin Montgomerie design about 45 minutes south of Amsterdam that opened back in 2011. This week The Dutch
THE OVERVIEW Crans-sur-Sierre Golf Club, Crans Montana, Switzerland – The European Tour takes a turn to the beautiful Swiss Alps this week and the Crans-sur-Sierre Golf Club for the Omega European Masters. The Ryder Cup picks will have been made and there will be none of the added pressure for players this week at a track where course history is a strong
THE OVERVIEW Silkeborg RY Golf Club, Silkeborg, Denmark – The European Tour continues its path across continental Europe to Silkeborg, Denmark where Thomas Bjorn only has one more event before he will need to make his final selections for the upcoming Ryder Cup. The course this week is a new one for this event. The past four iterations have been held at
THE OVERVIEW Albatross Golf Resort, Prague, Czech Republic – This event last year is where the Ryder Cup Qualifying for the Europe Team began. This week it is the penultimate event for European players to gain points. The course at Albatross will play as a 7,467 yard, par 72. It is a demanding course with a lot of hazards in play; four
THE OVERVIEW Hills Golf Club, Molndal, Sweden – We don’t have much for an introduction this week. The course is new, but the event is old. The Scandinavian Masters has been around for a while with Scandinavian players winning 5 of the last 10 tourneys. The course this week will play as a 7,167-yard, par 71. It features wide, tree-lined fairways,