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Sergio Garcia back in golf's Top 10

Sergio Garcia back in golf's Top 10

VIRGINIA WATER, England, Dec. 16 (UPI) -- Sergio Garcia collected his first tournament title in about a year and returned to the men's world golf rankings Top 10 as of Monday.
Zach Johnson reaches Top 10 in men's golf rankings

Zach Johnson reaches Top 10 in men's golf rankings

VIRGINIA WATER, England, Dec. 9 (UPI) -- Zach Johnson beat Tiger Woods on the first playoff hole of the Northwestern Mutual World Challenge and climbed into the men's world golf Top 10.
Pair of eagles help Bjorn to Nedbank Golf challenge title

Pair of eagles help Bjorn to Nedbank Golf challenge title

SUN CITY, South Africa, Dec. 8 (UPI) -- Thomas Bjorn had a pair of back-nine eagles Sunday in coming from behind and winning the European Tour's Nedbank Golf Challenge.

Donaldson retains Nedbank Golf Challenge lead

SUN CITY, South Africa, Dec. 7 (UPI) -- Jamie Donaldson used a 5-under-par 67 Saturday to maintain his three-stroke lead at the European Tour's Nedbank Golf Challenge in South Africa.
Jamie Donaldson moves to front at Nedbank Golf Challenge

Jamie Donaldson moves to front at Nedbank Golf Challenge

SUN CITY, South Africa, Dec. 6 (UPI) -- Jamie Donaldson used a fast start Friday to climb into the lead halfway through the European Tour's Nedbank Golf Challenge in South Africa.
Luke Donald in front at Nedbank Golf Challenge

Luke Donald in front at Nedbank Golf Challenge

SUN CITY, South Africa, Dec. 5 (UPI) -- Luke Donald was ahead by two strokes Thursday at the European Tour's Nedbank Golf Challenge in South Africa when play was stopped because of lightning.
Jason Day reaches world golf Top 10

Jason Day reaches world golf Top 10

VIRGINIA WATER, England, Dec. 2 (UPI) -- Jason Day used a solid showing in the Australian Open to reach the Top 10 of the men's world golf rankings.
Jason Day close to cracking golf ranking Top 10

Jason Day close to cracking golf ranking Top 10

VIRGINIA WATER, England, Nov. 25 (UPI) -- Jason Day edges up next to the world golf rankings Top 10 with a win at the ISPS Handa World Cup of Golf.
Wins by Scott, Stenson tighten world golf rankings

Wins by Scott, Stenson tighten world golf rankings

VIRGINIA WATER, England, Nov. 18 (UPI) -- Adam Scott and Henrik Stenson are closing the golf year with flourishes that could lead to a challenge to Tiger Woods as the No. 1-ranked golfer in the world.
Stenson wins DP World Tour Championship going away

Stenson wins DP World Tour Championship going away

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, Nov. 17 (UPI) -- Henrik Stenson added the European Tour's Race to Dubai title to his FedEx Cup championship Sunday by winning the DP World Tour Championship by six strokes.
Stenson ahead by one stroke at DP World Tour Championship

Stenson ahead by one stroke at DP World Tour Championship

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, Nov. 16 (UPI) -- Henrik Stenson owns a one-stroke lead over Victor Dubuisson, who had 11 birdies Saturday, after three rounds of the European Tour's DP World Tour Championship.
Stenson moves in front at DP World Tour Championship

Stenson moves in front at DP World Tour Championship

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, Nov. 15 (UPI) -- Henrik Stenson fired an 8-under-par 64 Friday in grabbing the lead halfway through the European Tour's DP World Tour Championship in the United Arab Emirates.
Canizares in front at European Tour's World Tour Championship

Canizares in front at European Tour's World Tour Championship

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, Nov. 14 (UPI) -- Alejandro Canizares used three late birdies Thursday in taking the lead in the first round of the European Tour's DP World Tour Championship in Dubai.
Adam Scott edges closer to golf's No. 1 Tiger Woods

Adam Scott edges closer to golf's No. 1 Tiger Woods

VIRGINIA WATER, England, Nov. 11 (UPI) -- Adam Scott took his home country's Australian PGA Championship and moves closer to Tiger Woods for the No. 1 spot in the men's world golf rankings.

Victor Dubuisson hangs on in Turkey for first career victory

ANTALYA, Turkey, Nov. 10 (UPI) -- Victor Dubuisson blew a big lead but rebounded with birdies on the final two holes Sunday to claim the Turkish Airlines Open for his first European Tour win.
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Henrik Stenson picks up his daughter Lisa, after winning the 2009 Players Championship at TPC Sawgrass in Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida on May 10, 2009. Stenson finished 12-under-par with a four day total of 276. (UPI Photo/Kevin Dietsch)
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Henrik Stenson (born 5 April 1976) is a Swedish professional golfer who plays both on the US and European tours. He has spent over 100 weeks ranked in the World top ten and his career high ranking of fourth is the best by any Swedish golfer.

Stenson was born in Gothenburg. He turned professional in 1999 and the following year topped the money rankings on the second tier golf tour in Europe, the Challenge Tour. He joined the main European Tour in 2001 and has won six European Tour events. From 2005 to 2008 he finished each year in the top 10 of the European Order of Merit.

Stenson reached the top 20 of the Official World Golf Rankings in 2006 and the top 10 in 2007. In February 2007, he reached number eight in the rankings following his victory at the Dubai Desert Classic and became the highest ranked European golfer for the first time.

This article is licensed under the GNU Free Documentation License.
It uses material from the Wikipedia article "Henrik Stenson."
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