Thorbjorn Olesen: Golfer denies sex assault charge

Danish golfer Thorbjorn Olesen (L) departs Uxbridge Magistrates Court in west London Image copyright EPA
Image caption Thorbjorn Olesen denies three offences, including sexually touching a woman without her consent

Danish golfer Thorbjorn Olesen has pleaded not guilty to sexually assaulting a woman and being drunk on an aircraft.

Mr Olesen, 29, of Chelsea, south-west London, was arrested at Heathrow Airport on his return to London from a golf championship in Memphis in the US on 29 July.

The Ryder Cup winner also denied a charge of assault by beating of a second person at Isleworth Crown Court.

A trial date has been set for 11 May.

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