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Jamison wins twice, advanced at World Match Play

KAVARNA, Bulgaria, May 17 (UPI) -- Scott Jamison won two matches Friday and advanced to the knockout stage of the Volvo World Match Play Championship in Bulgaria.
Fernandez-Castano posts first match play win

Fernandez-Castano posts first match play win

KAVARNA, Bulgaria, May 16 (UPI) -- Gonzalo Fernandez-Castano survived a late charge Thursday from Jamie Donaldson in winning his first match at the Volvo World Match Play Championship.

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Watson leads list of match play winners ... Pacers roll to another one-sided victory ... St. Louis captures battle for A-10 lead ... Penguins first in the East to a dozen wins ... Sports news from United Press International.

Watson leads list of match play winners

MARANA, Ariz., Feb. 22 (UPI) -- Masters winner Bubba Watson survived a missed 2-foot putt on the 18th hole Friday to reach the third round of the WGC Accenture Match Play Championship.
Oosthuizen, Scott in front in China

Oosthuizen, Scott in front in China

SHENZHEN, China, Nov. 1 (UPI) -- Louis Oosthuizen and Adam Scott each shot 7-under-par 65 Thursday and share the lead after the first round of the HSBC Champions golf tournament in China.
Watney, Hanson climb in men's rankings

Watney, Hanson climb in men's rankings

VIRGINIA WATER, England, Oct. 29 (UPI) -- Nick Watney and Peter Hanson collected major-tour weekend victories that boosted them in the Top 20 of the world men's golf rankings.
Hanson holds off McIlroy for win in China

Hanson holds off McIlroy for win in China

SHANGHAI, Oct. 28 (UPI) -- Peter Hanson held off world No. 1-ranked Rory McIlroy in taking a one-stroke victory at the European Tour's BMW Masters in Shanghai.
Hanson retains leads at BMW Masters

Hanson retains leads at BMW Masters

SHANGHAI, Oct. 27 (UPI) -- Peter Hanson fought through a tough opening nine Saturday and retained the lead at the European Tour's BMW Masters in Shanghai.
Hanson's 64 has him in 1st at BMW Masters

Hanson's 64 has him in 1st at BMW Masters

SHANGHAI, Oct. 26 (UPI) -- Peter Hanson overcame a first-hole bogey en route to an 8-under-par 64 Friday and moved into the lead of the European Tour's BMW Masters in Shanghai.
Donaldson rides record to Euro Tour lead

Donaldson rides record to Euro Tour lead

SHANGHAI, Oct. 25 (UPI) -- Jamie Donaldson set a course record with a 10-under-par 62 in building a four-stroke lead in Thursday's play of the European Tour's BMW Masters in Shanghai.

McIlroy still No. 1 but Woods second in golf rankings

VIRGINIA WATER, England, Sept. 10 (UPI) -- Rory McIlroy collected his third high-profile victory in a month at the BMW Championship and strengthened his No. 1 world golf ranking.

Hanson's final eagle nets KLM Open win

HILVERSUM, Netherlands, Sept. 9 (UPI) -- Peter Hanson's eagle on the final hole Sunday broke a deadlock with Pablo Larrazabal and handed him his first title since 2010 at the KLM Open.

Four tied for lead at KLM Open

HILVERSUM, Netherlands, Sept. 8 (UPI) -- Graeme Storm shot a 69 Saturday to hold on to a share of the lead at the KLM Open with three other golfers.
Storm still in front at KLM Open

Storm still in front at KLM Open

HILVERSUM, Netherlands, Sept. 7 (UPI) -- Graeme Storm used a second bogey-free round to stretch his lead at the European Tour's KLM Open to three strokes after Friday's play in the Netherlands.
Stricker among those on Ryder Cup team

Stricker among those on Ryder Cup team

NEW YORK, Sept. 4 (UPI) -- World No. 10-ranked golfer Steve Stricker was among four players added Tuesday to the U.S. team for the 2012 Ryder Cup.
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Peter Hanson
Sweden's Peter Hanson hits from the Church Pew bunkers as he plays No. 4 during the during the third round of the U.S. Open Championship at Oakmont Country Club in Oakmont, Pennsylvania just outside of Pittsburgh on June 16, 2007. (UPI Photo/Pat Benic)
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Peter Hanson (born 4 October 1977) is a Swedish professional golfer.

Hanson was born in Svedala, Sweden. He turned professional in 1998 and has played on the Challenge Tour and the European Tour. His professional wins include the 1998 Gunther Hamburg Classics on the Challenge Tour and the 2005 Open de EspaƱa on the European Tour. He was a member of the Continental Europe team at the 2005 and 2007 Seve Trophy. He has featured in the top 50 of the Official World Golf Rankings and has consistently finished in the top twenty of the European Tour Order of Merit since 2007. His best position on the Order of Merit occurred in both 2008 and 2009 when he placed 16th on each occasion.

DNP = Did not play CUT = missed the half-way cut "T" = tied Yellow background for top-10.

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It uses material from the Wikipedia article "Peter Hanson."
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