After a T-8 at the Valspar Championship, Matteo Manassero headed home to Italy for a few weeks off and then will warm up for the Masters at the Shell Houston Open.
Cool temperatures and windy conditions again made scoring difficult early Friday at the Valspar Championship. But things heated up in the afternoon, including Robert Garrigus, who shot 5-under 66 to take a three-shot lead.
No. 4 Gary Player bracket seed Jason Dufner takes on No. 12 Matteo Manassero in Thursday's second round of the WGC-Accenture Match Play.
No. 5 Gary Player bracket seed Luke Donald takes on Matteo Manassero at 1:15 p.m. EST in the first round of the WGC-Accenture Match Play, with Donald chasing his first PGA Tour victory since the 2012 Transitions Championship nearly two years ago.
Callaway Golf announced the signings of Matteo Manassero, Kiradech Aphibarnrat and others this week, following the recent signings of Henrik Stenson and Harris English.
Matteo Manassero will play alongside Rickie Fowler and Hunter Mahan on Thursday at 9:23 a.m. EDT. The young European star stopped by the media center on Wednesday, and had this preview of what he sees in front of him at Muirfield.
Matteo Manassero left the $6.1 million BMW PGA Championship looking forward to the future. Lee Westwood departed wondering if he can find a long game to contend in next month’s U.S. Open.
Matteo Manassero has a baby face that appears better suited for the school yard than the golf course, he removes his hat on command, thanks everyone for everything, and nods hellos to nearly everyone in sight.
Matteo Manassero holed a 12-foot putt for eagle to beat Louis Oosthuizen on the third playoff hole and win the Singapore Open on Sunday.
Italian teen Matteo Manassero boosted his hopes of making the U.S. Open on Friday by moving into contention with a 2-under 70 after the second round at the 100th Spanish Open.
Michael Hoey of Northern Ireland won the Hassan II Trophy by three strokes Sunday, ending Matteo Manassero's bid to qualify for the Masters.
Matteo Manassero shot a 7-under 65 for a share of the third-round lead of the Hassan II Trophy on Sunday.
Italian teenager Matteo Manassero boosted his hopes of qualifying for the Masters with a 64 that equaled the course record on opening day of the Andalucian Open.
The Euro Tour is showing off its present with Luke Donald (T-1) and Lee Westwood (T-3), but its future, co-leader Matteo Manassero, is grabbing headlines with Seve-like play at Wentworth.
Matteo Manassero, 18, has already won twice on the European Tour, but nothing as big as the flagship BMW PGA Championship, where he shares the lead with Luke Donald and Alvaro Quiros.
While they may both be Europeans, the games of Matteo Manassero and Alvaro Quiros couldn't be more different, as Friday's second round showed.
Matteo Manassero, 17, shot a 4-under 68 Sunday to win the Malaysian Open, upstaging 54-hole leader Rory McIlroy. The win was Manassero's second on the European Tour.