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Historic Suzhou Success for Frenchman Bouniol

June 16, 2019

Suzhou, China: In front of a packed grandstand on Jinji Lake International Golf Club’s closing hole, France’s Cyril Bouniol drained a pressure-packed 20-foot par putt to secure a one-shot victory at the Suzhou Open, and become the first player from Europe to win on the PGA Tour Series-China.   It was a dramatic finish as American […]

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Passing of Golf Industry Veteran Alan Murray

Perth, Australia: Golf is mourning the passing of Alan Murray, a prominent figure in the game for more than half-a-century. Aged 79, Murray passed away peacefully following a lengthy battle with cancer. As a professional player and then a coach, Australian-born Murray was well respected in the region. During an illustrious playing career, Murray clocked […]

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Exhausted Zhang Hangs on for Wire-to-Wire Victory

June 15, 2019

Wuhan, China: Zhang Weiwei completed a wire-to-wire victory in the Wuhan Challenge to claim her second win of the China LPGA Tour season. The 22-year-old Hubei native closed with a 73 to finish on six-under 210 at Orient Wuhan. The two-shot victory was worth RMB75,000 and solidified Zhang’s lead atop the China LPGA Tour Order […]

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Sentosa Hosts 30th Anniversary Singapore Ladies Amateur Open

Singapore: Sentosa Golf Club’s New Tanjong Course will play host to the 30th anniversary edition of the Singapore Ladies Amateur Open. One of the major annual amateur tournaments on the Singapore Golf Association (SGA) calendar, almost 200 players from 17 countries will take part in this year’s event from June 18-20. As well as staging the […]

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Elder Receives USGA’s Highest Honour

Pebble Beach, California, United States: The United States Golf Association (USGA) has honoured 2019 Bob Jones Award winner Lee Elder. Presented annually since 1955, the Bob Jones Award recognises an individual who demonstrates the spirit, personal character and respect for the game exhibited by Jones, winner of nine USGA championships. Elder is its first African […]

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