COLIN Montgomerie has insisted it is unlikely he will be joining the senior circuit and says the only over-50s event he is likely to consider playing in would be a Senior Open Championship at Turnberry, Troon or St Andrews.
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Colin Montgomerie is set to headline a strong field at the European leg of International Final Qualifying for July's Open.
COLIN Montgomerie is to succeed fellow Scot Ken Schofield as president of the Golf Foundation, a charity committed to the sporting and social development of young people through golf.
Colin Montgomerie launched a spirited fightback in the first round of the Sicilian Open yesterday after fearing his title tilt would be scuppered by a calamitous start.
He MAY have slithered to 420th on the world rankings but Colin Montgomerie last night reiterated his desire to haul himself back up the golfing order ahead of the European Tour's inaugural Sicilian Open today.
COLIN Montgomerie has confirmed he'll be in the field for the inaugural Sicilian Open later this month, believing such events are important to the continuing development of the European Tour in its home continent.
COLIN Montgomerie has ruled himself of the running for a second stint as Ryder Cup captain at Gleneagles in 2014 and said he believes Irishman Paul McGinley is the man for the job in Perthshire.
COLIN Montgomerie came a cropper on his own course in Bahrain yesterday as he squandered a chance to get off to a decent start in the inaugural Volvo Champions Trophy.
Martin Kaymer ripped the Abu Dhabi Golf Club course apart to win on 24 under par last weekend but the European Tour is now moving on to Bahrain and a course designed by Colin Montgomerie.
WHILE Martin Kaymer ripped the Abu Dhabi Golf Club course apart in storming to victory in the opening event on the Middle East swing, Colin Montgomerie is confident there won't be a repeat when his course stages this week's tournament, the Volvo Golf Champions, in Bahrain.
Europe, captained by Colin Montgomerie, produced a stunning fightback to clinch a 9-7 victory over Asia in the Royal Trophy yesterday, overturning a seemingly unassailable lead to win the event for a fourth time.
Europe are braced for a stiff test of their mettle at this week's Royal Trophy against an Asian team billed as the best yet and eager for payback after losing in a thriller last time around.
COLIN Montgomerie has backed fellow Scots Alastair Forsyth and Marc Warren to bounce back from the disappointment of losing full playing privileges on the European Tour but is urging them to analyse exactly why it happened so as to avoid the same thing happening again.
HAVING already shown signs of improvement since the responsibility of trying to win back the Ryder Cup was lifted from his shoulders, Colin Montgomerie is aiming to make a significant jump up the world rankings in 2011.
COLIN Montgomerie is predicting a "long meeting" when members of the tournament committee on the European Tour sit down in Abu Dhabi next month to discuss a successful but controversial Ryder Cup campaign and expects one of the outcomes to be an expanded format for the 2014 event at Gleneagles.
Colin Montgomerie has revealed one of the secrets of his Ryder Cup success in Wales - bigger beds than the Americans.
WHILE Colin Montgomerie has ruled himself out of a second stint as Ryder Cup captain, the Scot is taking on the role again when Europe defend another title.
GRAEME McDowell has described Colin Montgomerie's bid to deflect attention from himself during the Ryder Cup win at Celtic Manor as a "smokescreen".
Ryder Cup-winning captain Colin Montgomerie wants his successor to have more picks when Europe defend their title in 2012 to avoid the "terrible" situation of omitting world class players.