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Ninyette leads European Tour event in Australia

KARRINYUP, Australia, Oct. 19 (UPI) -- Brody Ninyette had four birdies in a five-hole span Saturday in moving to the front of the European Tour's ISPS Handa Perth International tournament.
Hedblom moves to front at European Tour event in Australia

Hedblom moves to front at European Tour event in Australia

KARRINYUP, Australia, Oct. 18 (UPI) -- Peter Hedblom had an up-and-down 3-under-par 69 Friday but came away with a two-stroke lead at the European Tour's tournament in Australia.

Four share lead at Perth International golf tournament

KARRINYUP, Australia, Oct. 17 (UPI) -- James Nitties closed with back-to-back birdies Thursday and joined three other players atop the leaderboard at the European Tour's Perth International.

Hedblom, Millar lead in European golf

ANDALUCIA, Spain, March 28 (UPI) -- Sweden's Peter Hedblom and Matthew Millar of Australia share a one-stroke lead through 36 holes of the European Tour's Open de Andalucia in Spain.

Antwal wins Malaysian Open playoff

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia, March 9 (UPI) -- India's Arjun Atwal beat defending champion Peter Hedblom of Sweden in a two-hole playoff Sunday to win the rain-delayed Malaysian Open in Kuala Lumpur.

Hedblom leads Malaysian Open

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia, March 8 (UPI) -- Defending champion Peter Hedblom used a 7-under-par 65 Saturday to put himself in position to capture his second straight Malaysian Open in Kuala Lumpur.

Kaymer leads at Abu Dhabi championship

ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates, Jan. 17 (UPI) -- Martin Kaymer closed strong Thursday and grabbed a 1-stroke lead at the Abu Dhabi Golf Championship in the United Arab Emirates.

Stuart Little leads at Madrid

MADRID, April 27 (UPI) -- England's Stuart Little Friday shot 3-under-par 69 to lead the suspended second round of the European Tour's Spanish Open at Madrid.

Hedblom wins the Malaysian Open

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia, Feb. 11 (UPI) -- Peter Hedblom of Sweden shot 4-under 68 Sunday to win the European Tour's Malaysian Open Golf Tournament in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

The BMW Open has a logjam at the top

MUNICH, Germany, Aug. 31 (UPI) -- Three players are tied for the lead after the first round of the European Tour's BMW International Golf Tournament at Munich, Germany.

Clarke leads, Irish Open suspended again

MAYNOOTH, Ireland, May 21 (UPI) -- Northern Ireland's Darren Clarke held a 2-stroke lead when the Irish Open was suspended again Sunday due to inclement weather at Maynooth, Ireland.

Bjorn, Casey, Wall share Irish Open lead

MAYNOOTH, Ireland, May 20 (UPI) -- Thomas Bjorn, Paul Casey and Anthony Wall share the lead at 5-under 211 after Saturday's third round of the Irish Open at Maynooth, Ireland.

Cabrera wins BMW golf event

SURREY, England, May 30 (UPI) -- Angel Cabrera won golf's BMW Championship in Surrey, England, Sunday by shooting a 5-under 67 in the final round.

Angel Cabrera wins BMW Championship

SURREY, England, May 29 (UPI) -- Angel Cabrera shot a 5-under 67 Sunday for a 15-under 273 and a two-stroke victory at the BMW Championship, his third career victory on the European Tour.

Cabrera, Hedblom lead at BMW Championship

SURREY, England, May 28 (UPI) -- Angel Cabrera of Argentina shot a 6-under 66 on Saturday to move into a tie with Peter Hedblom of Sweden for the third-round lead at the BMW Championship.
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Peter Hedblom
Peter Hedblom watches his drive off of the first tee box during the final round of the U.S. Open at Pinehurst No. 2, in Pinehurst, N.C. on June 18, 2005. Hedblom enters the final round three over par with 73. (UPI Photo/Kevin Dietsch)

Peter Mikael Hedblom (born 20 January 1970) is a Swedish professional golfer.

Hedblom turned professional in 1988. He has played mainly on the European Tour, on which he has won two tournaments. His best year-end ranking on the Order of Merit has been 29th in 2008. His first win on the European Tour was at the Moroccan Open in 1996. He didn't win on the tour again until 2007 when he was victorious at the Maybank Malaysian Open, which was co-sanctioned with the Asian Tour. He also has three wins on the second tier Challenge Tour. He represented Sweden in the 1996 Alfred Dunhill Cup.

Before his venture into golf, he was actively involved in ice hockey. He took up ice hockey when he was six years old and broke his leg in 2001. This mishap came about when he participated in a yearly ice hockey game for golfers.

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