Thorbjorn Olesen

5 Things: Perth title signals Olesen's return

Not even a camel could stop Thorbjorn Olesen from his second European Tour win. Olesen returned a 17-under 271 for a three-shot victory at the Perth International.

Olesen grinds for third-round Perth lead

Thorbjorn Olesen used a sharp short game Saturday to build a three-shot lead at the Perth International. Olesen posted a third-round 5-under 67 at Lake Karrinyup Golf and Country Club in Perth Australia.

Whiteford leads, Dufner makes cut in Perth

Peter Whiteford leads through 36 holes at the European Tour's ISPS Handa Perth International; Jason Dufner makes the cut in his return from a neck injury.

Olesen, Wade share Perth lead with record 64

Thorbjorn Olesen of Denmark and John Wade of Australia posted course-record rounds 8-under 64 at Lake Karrinyup Country Club on Thursday to share the lead after the first round of the Perth International.

5 Things: Casey in control; Mickelson's 'baby steps'

Paul Casey posted a second consecutive 6-under 66 on Friday to take a three-shot lead over Bubba Watson at the Memorial.

EurAsia Cup gives Europe chance at Ryder prep

Graeme McDowell says the EurAsia Cup needs to become part of Europe's preparation for the Ryder Cup, especially in finding pairings that work.

Day def. Olesen 2 up in WGC Match Play

No. 2 Bobby Jones bracket seed Jason Day takes on Thorbjorn Olesen at 11:25 a.m. EST in the first round of the WGC-Accenture Match Play, with Day looking to win for the first time since November at the ISPS Handa World Cup.

Number Crunching 2013: Thorbjorn Olesen

An injury-riddled season caused Thorbjorn Olesen to fall more than 150 spots in the rankings in 2013.

Number Crunching 2012: Thorbjorn Olesen

Who climbed and who dropped in 2012? Through Dec. 31, takes a look at players who made significant moves up or down in the Golfweek/Sagarin Performance Index this year.

Babineau: Just who is Thorbjorn Olesen?

Who exactly is 22-year-old Thorbjorn Olesen? He could be a rising star of tomorrow.

Notes: Olesen blisters Royal Lytham's par 3s

Notebook: Thorbjorn Olesen has blistered Royal Lytham's par 3s to the tune of 6 under. His reward? A Saturday pairing with the one-and-only Tiger Woods, who Olesen calls his "idol."

Tait: Olesen's win highlights up-and-coming Vikings

Thorbjørn Olesen’s win at the Sicilian Open could be the first of many for the Denmark native.