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    Left Field: Appearance fees key to Hong Kong Open

    Posted Nov 18th 2012, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... Alvin Sallay To attract the world's top players, city will have to dig deep now that the tournament has been demoted by the European Tour Appearance fees key to HK Open The tail end of the year is wheelbarrow time in Asia and, let's face it, unless Hong Kong has deep pockets the city will miss out on the big-name golfers in the future, especially now the European Tour has ...

  2. Sport - Hong Kong - GOLF

    Hong Kong Open schedule squeeze a shame, agrees McIlroy

    Posted Nov 14th 2012, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... Alvin Sallay alvin.sallay@scmp.com Northern Irish ace hopes player goodwill will reduce impact of tournament's likely loss of its prestigious place in tour calendar HK Open schedule squeezeA shame, agrees M cIlroy World No 1 Rory McIlroy hopes the UBS Hong Kong Open - one of his favourite tournaments - will not suffer greatly after being squeezed out of the European's ...

  3. Sport - Hong Kong - GOLF

    Hong Kong Open organisers wait on HK$1.6m fee

    Posted Nov 15th 2012, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... Local governing body could be left penniless in worst-case scenario if its share of tournament's sanctioning charge is not forthcoming The Hong Kong Golf Association is on tenterhooks as a HK$1.6 million sanction fee for hosting the UBS Hong Kong Ope ...

  4. Alvin Sallay

    Posted Oct 19th 2008, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... Alvin Sallay If the 6.68-metre long HSBC Champions BookMobile was worthy of being included in the Guinness World Records as the longest golf cart in the world, then K.J. Choi's exemplary view that it was time for the professionals to take a cut in appearance fees was one for Ripley's Believe It or Not. You know times are hard when a professional golfer comes out ...

  5. Nanshan wins place on OneAsia Tour

    Posted Feb 26th 2011, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... Alvin Sallay The Nanshan China Masters will become the newest addition to the OneAsia Tour, taking the number of events on the mainland in the 2011 schedule to three, and 12 in total, ... the US$3 million Volvo China Open (in Chengdu in April) and Midea China Classic (in Shunde in October) as the mainland legs of this season's OneAsia tour schedule. Alvin Sallay ...

  6. Tips few and far between for Rose

    Posted Nov 30th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Alvin Sallay alvin.sallay@scmp.com Much to his chagrin, Justin Rose has not been able to get much out of his Florida next-door neighbour and buddy Ian Poulter on how to win the UBS Hong Kong Open on Sunday. 'The funny thing is that just a few days ago Ian was full of tips, but this week he seems to have dried up,' he said with a chuckle, taking a dig at the defending ...

  7. Sport - Golf - Macau Open

    Gaganjeet Bhullar becomes first Indian golfer to win Macau Open

    Posted Oct 15th 2012, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... Alvin Sallay in Macau alvin.sallay@scmp.com Rising star leads all the way to become first Indian to win tournament Bhullar makes it a Macau shut-out India has a new sporting star, and he is not a cricketer. Gaganjeet Bhullar might not quite hog the headlines like master batsman Sachin Tendulkar, but his day in the sun is not far off after the 24-year-old from Kapurthala proved the pundits ...

  8. Daly's visit to HK in doubt after Australia walk-off

    Posted Nov 12th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Alvin Sallay alvin.sallay@scmp.com John Daly's appearance at the UBS Hong Kong Open next month is up in the air as the Hong Kong Golf Association awaits his fate, after the angry American stormed off the course during the opening round of the Australian Open on Thursday. 'We know he has been banned from playing in the Australian PGA [in two weeks] but as far as I know, ...

  9. Superstars sought for HK Open

    Posted Jul 13th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Alvin Sallay alvin.sallay@scmp.com With HK$8 million in his pocket, Hong Kong Golf Association's newly elected president David Hui Chun-yue has gone shopping at the Open, hoping to add superstar power to the US$2.75 million UBS Hong Kong Open in December. Hui will press the flesh with the likes of Englishmen Luke Donald and Lee Westwood, the world's number one ...

  10. Sport - Golf - Hong Kong Open

    Boost for HK Open ahead of key talks

    Posted Sep 11th 2012, 04:33pm by Noel Prentice, Alvin Sallay

    ... Noel Prentice and Alvin Sallay Swiss bank UBS returns as title sponsor, but Tour and HKGA chiefs still need to convince government to provide cash in a meeting today Swiss bank UBS will return as title sponsor of the Hong Kong Open as organisers today ask the government for extra cash to attract marquee players. European Tour spokeswoman Vicky Jones confirmed last night a deal ...




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