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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.

Dubuisson leads Turkish Airlines Open by five strokes

ANTALYA, Turkey, Nov. 9 (UPI) -- Victor Dubuisson, seeking his first career European Tour title, shot a 9-under 63 Saturday to take a 5-shot lead at the Turkish Airlines Open.
Stenson among Turkish Airlines Open leaders; Woods 1 back

Stenson among Turkish Airlines Open leaders; Woods 1 back

ANTALYA, Turkey, Nov. 8 (UPI) -- Henrik Stenson is among four players atop of the leaderboard of the European Tour's Turkish Airlines Open and Tiger Woods is right behind the leaders.
Dustin Johnson jumps to 12th in men's golf rankings

Dustin Johnson jumps to 12th in men's golf rankings

VIRGINIA WATER, England, Nov. 4 (UPI) -- Dustin Johnson improves to No. 12 in the men's world golf rankings after his victory at the WGC-HSBC Championships tournament in Shanghai.
Moore, Fernandez-Castano gain in world golf rankings

Moore, Fernandez-Castano gain in world golf rankings

VIRGINIA WATER, England, Oct. 28 (UPI) -- Ryan Moore and Gonzalo Fernandez-Castano edged close to the Top 30 in the men's world golf rankings with victories.
Simpson moves up, Jeong gains 700 spots in men's world golf rankings

Simpson moves up, Jeong gains 700 spots in men's world golf rankings

VIRGINIA WATER, England, Oct. 21 (UPI) -- Webb Simpson gained seven rankings spots after his Las Vegas PGA Tour win and Jin Jeong climbed 700 places after posting a European Tour victory in Australia.
Walker, Lynn climb in men's golf rankings after wins

Walker, Lynn climb in men's golf rankings after wins

VIRGINIA WATER, England, Oct. 14 (UPI) -- Jimmy Walker won his first PGA title and David Lynn got his first European Tour championship in nine years, results that boost both in the world golf rankings.
Tiger Woods solidly No. 1 on world golf rankings

Tiger Woods solidly No. 1 on world golf rankings

VIRGINIA WATER, England, Oct. 7 (UPI) -- Tiger Woods maintained his comfortable lead atop the men's world golf rankings as the 2013 season winds down.
David Howell jumps up in world golf rankings

David Howell jumps up in world golf rankings

VIRGINIA WATER, England, Sept. 30 (UPI) -- David Howell's sudden-death victory on the European Tour lifted him into the Top 100 of the men's world golf rankings, which were updated Monday.
Tiger Woods voted PGA Player of the Year

Tiger Woods voted PGA Player of the Year

PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla., Sept. 27 (UPI) -- Tiger Woods was selected the PGA Player of the Year for an 11th time Friday and Jordan Spieth claimed the tour's Rookie of the Year award.
Stenson now fourth in world golf rankings

Stenson now fourth in world golf rankings

VIRGINIA WATER, England, Sept. 23 (UPI) -- Henrik Stenson won the FedEx Cup, $11.4 million and moved to No. 4 in the men's world golf rankings by winning the Tour Championship.

Henrik Stenson hangs on to win Tour Championship, FedExCup

ATLANTA, Sept. 22 (UPI) -- Henrik Stenson rallied to card a 2-under-par 68 Sunday that gave him both The Tour Championship and the FedExCup.

Henrik Stenson battles weather, holds 4-shot lead at Tour Championship

ATLANTA, Sept. 21 (UPI) -- Henrik Stenson battled foul weather to manage a 1-under 69 Saturday and retain a four-shot advantage after three rounds of the PGA Tour Championship.
Stenson moves ahead by four at PGA Tour Championship

Stenson moves ahead by four at PGA Tour Championship

ATLANTA, Sept. 20 (UPI) -- Henrik Stenson fired a 4-under-par 66 Friday and pulled away to a four-stroke lead at the halfway point of the PGA Tour Championship.
Stenson takes lead at PGA's Tour Championship

Stenson takes lead at PGA's Tour Championship

ATLANTA, Sept. 19 (UPI) -- Henrik Stenson and Adam Scott put themselves in position for a $10 million duel Thursday by finishing 1-2 in the opening round of the Tour Championship.
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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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