The weekend's golfing highlights

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A proud Manassero poses with the Barclays Singapore Open trophy

A proud Manassero poses with the Barclays Singapore Open trophy

Final-round video highlights from last week's golfing action across the globe.

Final-round video highlights from last week's golfing action across the globe.

The European Tour stayed in the east for the Barclays Singapore Open, where Rory McIlroy didn't win, but sewed up the Race to Dubai money list title with a couple of tournaments to spare.

The achievement underlines just what a fantastic year it has been for the Irishman, who has well and truly solidified his reputation as the best golfer in the world.

McIlroy also won the PGA Tour money list title, equaling Luke Donald's feat only one year after the Englishman became the first player to achieve the elusive double.



The Singapore title itself was decided in a play-off between Italian young gun Matteo Manessero and former Open champion Louis Oosthuizen.

Oosthuizen missed a five-footer that would have given him the title on the second play-off hole, and Manassero made him pay for that error on the third.



The PGA Tour wrapped up for the year with the Children's Miracle Network Hospitals Classic, which will be remembered for the trials and tribulations faced by eventual winner Charlie Beljan.

Most players are made to work hard for their maiden victory, but few have to contend with trips to the hospital and feeling like they had "a chance to die" inbetween.

Here's Beljan on day two, shooting a superb 64 only to find himself on a stretcher moments later.



In the end, Beljan shook off the shortness of breath and elevated heart rate that had doctors advising him not to carry on playing, and reaped the rewards of that decision with a two-stroke victory in Florida.



Courses

The par-three 14th hole at Montgomeriea Maxx Royal

Montgomerie Maxx Royal

Montgomerie Maxx Royal GC, where the Turkish Airlines Open tees off this week, is located in the picturesque Belek region of Turkey.

One of El Camaleon's seaside greens

El Camaleon Golf Club

El Camaleon Golf Club, host of the upcoming OHL Classic, can boast of a spectacular course made up of tropical jungle, mangroves and sea and sand.

Photo Galleries

The Ceredigion Coast gallery

Selected images from Golf365 contributor Matt Cooper's golfing trip to picturesque West Wales. Go to Gallery

Final day at the Ryder Cup

We look back at the final round of the Ryder Cup at Gleneagles and the epic European victory celebrations that followed. Go to Gallery

Gleneagles - venue for the Ryder Cup

We take a look at Gleneagles in Perthshire, Scotland, where the PGA Centenary Course will soon host the 2014 Ryder Cup. Go to Gallery