Rory McIlroy has been chosen as the European Tour player of the year, capping a season in which he won two majors, the Ryder Cup, and topped the money lists in Europe and the United States.
Rory McIlroy wins the Golf Writers Trophy for the second time in three years.
As the European Tour embarks on its 2015 season this week at the Nedbank Golf Challenge in South Africa, it will do so with a new points structure for its season-long Race To Dubai series.
Jordan Spieth made his first trip Down Under a successful one and shot an 8-under 63 on Sunday to win the Australian Open by 6 strokes.
American Jordan Spieth was one of few players to master a wind-swept course at the Australian Open on Saturday, shooting a 2-under 69 to move into a three-way share of the lead.
Adam Scott shot a 5-under 66 Friday to put himself back in contention at the Australian Open after starting the round in danger of missing the cut.
Rory McIlroy and Adam Scott weren't paired together for the first two rounds of the Australian Open because organizers wanted to split their marquee players among morning and afternoon groups for the spectators and television.
The European Tour schedule will feature six new tournaments and seven new venues in a 47-tournament season in 2015.
Henrik Stenson birdied two of his closing three holes to seize a two-shot lead over Rory McIlroy and two others in the second round of the World Tour Championship on Friday.
Top-ranked Rory McIlroy returned from a six-week absence to shoot a 6-under 66 for a share of the lead on the first day of the season-ending DP World Tour Championship on Thursday.
Rory McIlroy has won the European Tour's Race to Dubai for the second time in three years.
Brooks Koepka claimed his maiden European Tour title after overcoming a two-shot deficit in the final round to win the Turkish Airlines Open by a stroke on Sunday.
Rory McIlroy is on the brink of the European Tour money title.
World No. 1 golfer Rory McIlroy will skip two China-based events because of a pending lawsuit.
U.S. Open champion Martin Kaymer won the PGA Grand Slam of Golf in a playoff over Masters champion Bubba Watson after a wild day in Bermuda.