Rory McIlroy: Northern Irishman adds British Masters to late-season schedule

Rory McIlroy has added next week's British Masters to his schedule after failing to qualify for this week's Tour Championship in the US.McIlroy will play at the Close House venue in Northumberland a week before the Dunhill Links Championship.The four-time major winner has slipped two spots to eighth in the

European Masters: Matthew Fitzpatrick defeats Scott Hend in dramatic play-off

European Masters final leaderboard-14: Hend (Aus), *Fitzpatrick (Eng); -11: Hatton (Eng), Zanotti (Par); -10: Ilonen (Fin); -9: Slattery (Eng), Noren (Swe), Fichardt (SA)Selected others: -8: Stewart (Sco); -6: Gallacher (Sco); -5: Ramsay (Sco), Horsey (Eng); Level: Westwood (Eng); +3: Donald (Eng)*Denotes winner after play-offMatthew Fitzpatrick won his fourth European Tour

European Masters: Scott Hend leads Matt Fitzpatrick as round three suspended

European Masters third-round leaderboard-11: Hend* (Aus); -9: Fichardt* (SA), Fitzpatrick* (Eng), Zanotti* (Par); -8: Fraser (Aus), Jaidee* (Tha), Sterne* (SA), Bermester (SA), Bjork* (Swe), Bjerregaard (Den);Selected others:-7: Hatton (Eng), Stewart (Sco); -6: S Gallacher (Sco), Drysdale (Sco); -5: Noren (Swe), Slattery (Eng); +1: Donald (Eng), Westwood (Eng), Ramsay (Sco)*Denotes yet

European Masters: Scott Hend leads at halfway stage on 13 under par

European Masters second-round leaderboard-13 Hend (Aus); -12 Fichardt (SA); -9 Jaidee (Tha), Zanotti (Par), Sinnott (Aus); -8 Fox (NZ), Suri (US), Fitzpatrick (Eng)Selected others: -7 Gallacher (Sco); -6 Drysdale (Sco); -5 Hatton (Eng); -4 Ramsay (Sco); -3 Jimenez (Spa); -2 Westwood (Eng); -1 Donald (Eng); +2 Fleetwood (Eng); +8 Willett

England's Hatton tied for European Masters lead

European Masters first-round leaderboard-6 Hatton (Eng), Jimenez (Spa), Hend (Aus); -5 Stewart (Sco), Drysdale (Sco), Sinnott (Aus), Fichardt (SA), Fox (NZ), Jaidee (Tha); -4 Im (US), Zanotti (Par), Da Silva (Brz), Pigem (Spa), Crocker (US)Selected others:-3 Fitzpatrick (Eng); -2 Gallacher (Sco), Armitage (Eng). Donald (Eng); -1 Dunne (Ire), Morrison (Eng),

Czech Masters: Chris Hanson leads English 1-2-3 at halfway stage

Chris Hanson led an English one-two-three as the second round of the weather-affected Czech Masters was completed on Saturday.Hanson had birdied his first hole of the day to lie two shots behind clubhouse leader Lee Slattery when play was suspended on Friday afternoon.The 32-year-old added a six-under 66 to his