Golf News / Asia

Weather reduces Singapore Classic to 54 holes

Sat April 07, 2012, 04:10 PM

The third edition of the ISPS Handa Singapore Classic has been reduced to 54-holes after bad weather caused almost 10 hours of play to be lost over the last three days, organisers said Saturday.

The third edition of the ISPS Handa Singapore Classic has been reduced to 54-holes after bad weather caused almost 10 hours…

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World No. 1 Tseng eyes Thailand golf title

Wed February 15, 2012, 03:50 PM

World number one Yani Tseng will be looking to reignite her winning streak as she defends her title at the Honda LPGA Thailand this week after disappointment in Australia.

Sparkling Westwood builds up huge golf lead

Fri December 16, 2011, 11:50 AM

Lee Westwood put on another dazzling display at the $1 million Thailand Golf Championship on Friday to finish the second round on 20 under par, creating a commanding 11-stroke lead.

Golfer Daly puts Down Under episode behind him

Tue December 13, 2011, 10:52 AM

John Daly said Tuesday he had heard no more from the Australian golf authorities over an incident in which he stormed out of a tournament last month after hitting six shots in a lake.

Da Silva in form for third round tie at Singapore

Sat September 10, 2011, 11:15 AM

Brazilian Adilson Da Silva produced some fine golf during a superb five-under-65 to share the third round lead with tenacious Indian Himmat Rai at the ISPS Handa Singapore Classic on Saturday.

N. Zealand, Singapore, Korea qualify for W. Cup golf

Sat August 06, 2011, 01:39 PM

New Zealand powered to a superb closing round of 67 on Saturday to qualify for the Omega Mission Hills World Cup, with Singapore and Korea also securing their place alongside the elite.

Singapore out in front at golf W. Cup qualifying

Fri August 05, 2011, 04:04 PM

Singapore's Lam Chih Bing and Mardan Mamat shot a five-under-par 66 on Friday to stay on track for a fifth World Cup appearance but India closed the gap to one shot in Asian qualifying.

Singapore lead in W. Cup golf qualifying

Thu August 04, 2011, 04:12 PM

Singapore's Mardan Mamat and Lam Chih Bing fired a one-under-par 70 after a poor start on Thursday to top the halfway leaderboard at the Omega Mission Hills World Cup Asian Qualifying.

Flu-hit Thai teen takes golf lead in Malaysia

Thu July 21, 2011, 04:19 PM

Thai teenager Panuphol Pittayarat ignored the flu to snatch a surprise one-shot halfway lead at the Worldwide Holdings Selangor Masters after an impressive seven-under-par 65 on Thursday.

Jet-lagged Finn golfer off to a flyer in Malaysia

Wed July 20, 2011, 12:43 PM

Rookie Joonas Granberg of Finland battled through jet lag to set a new course record of 10-under-par 62 in the first round of the Worldwide Holdings Selangor Masters in Malaysia Wednesday.

Que sinks two aces ahead of Selangor Masters

Tue July 19, 2011, 12:15 PM

Title holder Angelo Que amazingly shot two holes-in-one in preparation for his defence of the Worldwide Holdings Selangor Masters which starts Wednesday.

Asian golf to top world in 15 years, says WSG boss

Sun June 26, 2011, 06:02 AM

Runaway growth could make Asia the world's richest golf zone in just 15 years, outstripping Europe and the United States in a seismic shift for the sport, a senior marketing official said.

Golf superstar McIlroy set for Hong Kong return

Fri June 24, 2011, 09:01 AM

Golf's newest superstar Rory McIlroy will headline this year's Hong Kong Open in a major coup for the event, organisers said Friday.

Prom aims to make splash at Queen's golf Cup in Thailand

Thu June 16, 2011, 06:00 AM

Thailand's Prom Meesawat insists he is back on form as he bids to end a five-year Asian Tour title drought at the Queen's Cup teeing off Thursday on the holiday isle of Samui.

Asian Tour unveils K.J. Choi golf tournament

Mon May 23, 2011, 06:15 AM

South Korean star K.J. Choi will host his own tournament on the Asian Tour later this year, organisers said Monday, with the prize money among the best offered on the circuit.

Henson wins Asian Tour title in Manila

Sun May 15, 2011, 10:16 AM

Berry Henson of the United States held off a plucky late charge from local hope Jay Bayron to win his first Asian Tour title at the gruelling $300,000 ICTSI Philippine Open on Sunday.

Golfer Henson leads by two at the Philippine Open

Sat May 14, 2011, 09:41 AM

Berry Henson of the United States battled through dehydration on the last four holes to take the third round lead at the ICTSI Philippine Open on Saturday.

Rai and Bayron share lead at Philippine Open

Fri May 13, 2011, 10:55 AM

Himmat Rai of India and local hope Jay Bayron shared the halfway lead at the ICTSI Philippine Open on Friday, with both players chasing their maiden Asian Tour victory.

Young and old prosper in Manila golf

Thu May 12, 2011, 02:43 PM

Himmat Rai and Thanyakon Khrongpha showed just why they are considered the emerging stars of Asia when they shared the opening clubhouse lead at the weather-hit ICTSI Philippine Open on Thursday.

Wonderful Westwood wins Ballantine's

Mon May 02, 2011, 01:34 AM

Lee Westwood won the Ballantine's Championship on Sunday with a flawless final round of golf to retain his position as world number one.

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