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  1. Sport - Hong Kong - GOLF

    No fooling around for Hong Kong's Lam on US mission

    Posted Jun 14th 2014, 11:27pm by Staff Reporter

    ... at the Youth Olympics in Nanjing. I'm already talking to a few coaches about playing in the US but I'm not thinking too far ahead. I just want to keep working hard and if it's going well ... because my game was not at a good enough level, but now they're sending me for the entire US summer tour. As well as the world juniors, I'll be playing Future Champions tournaments ...

  2. Sport - Hong Kong - GOLF

    Hong Kong's Doug Williams on cusp of biggest moment in career

    Posted Jul 09th 2014, 10:54pm by BRIAN YAP

    ... and press had a field day with this." His own game has continued to blossom, "probably due more to some changes in my swing [self taught] and improvements to my short game, than anything ... says. Having played the Hong Kong Open close to 10 times and represented the city all over the map, his allegiances are clear- but the game's future here is worrying, he says, pointing ...

  3. Sport - Hong Kong - GOLF

    Why Tiffany Chan can change the face of Hong Kong golf

    Posted Jul 05th 2014, 09:02pm by Rachel Jacqueline

    ... Rachel Jacqueline Youngster has risen to become one of the best college players in the US and won a world title The Ice Queen cometh Golf, a game played on velvety greens and vast courses, ... as you are out there," she says. "Golf is a difficult game- time spent on training doesn't equal results. It's about timing; you're playing against nature... ...

  4. Sport - Golf - GOLF

    Steve Stricker 'may live to regret' missing British Open

    Posted Jul 04th 2014, 09:55pm by Reuters

    ... the 59-year-old, from Gleneagles, the Scottish venue for September's Ryder Cup match between holders Europe and the US. "He loves the game, but is he really in love with the game? There's ...

  5. Sport - China - GOLF

    China's Hu takes first step towards Olympic dream

    Posted Feb 21st 2013, 12:00am by DCSD

    ... great Chinese hope, is tipped by many to feature in the Olympics when golf makes a return to the Games in three years' time. But the tenacious Hu knows he must take it one step at a time ... Staff Reporter The 23-year-old tees off in Myanmar at the start of a long and hard journey leading to Rio in 2016 China's Hu takes first step towards Olympic dream The road to Rio de ...

  6. Sport - Hong Kong - GOLF

    Hong Kong golfing golden girl Tiffany Chan wins World University Championship in Switzerland

    Posted Jun 29th 2014, 05:41am by Alex Jenkins

    ... on the 18th. "It's funny because I didn't hit the ball that well, but my putting and my short game generally has been really strong. It's been a great week," said Chan, who ...

  7. Sport - Golf - GOLF

    Tiger's return proves safe, if a little tame

    Posted Jun 27th 2014, 10:39pm by AP

    ... Doug Ferguson in Bethesda, Maryland Playing competitively for the first time in three months, Woods is happy with the way his body is responding- now he needs to up his game Tiger's return proves safe, if a little tame This much could be said about Tiger Woods and his return to competition- at least he has his health. And that might be as important as his score. Woods ...

  8. Sport - Other Sport - GOLF

    Optimism drives Phil Mickelson despite failure at Pinehurst

    Posted Jun 16th 2014, 09:42pm by AFP

    ... as he prepares to defend his crown from Muirfield next month at Hoylake, he must work on his putting. Short-putt misses doomed his hopes by the weekend even as, he says, other areas of his game are rounding into shape. "I've got to get some momentum and get my game sharp for me to really have a chance at winning, and I'm going to spend the next five, six weeks seeing if I can ...

  9. Sport - China - GOLF

    Chinese golfing pair eye Olympic glory

    Posted Oct 28th 2012, 12:00am by Noel Prentice

    ... Noel Prentice in Shanghai noel.prentice@scmp.com Liang and Wu would want nothing more than represent their country at the 2016 Rio Games Chinese pair eye Olympic glory China's top two ... is within 300 in the world, I should be able to represent China in the 2016 Olympic Games. "I feel younger now because my driver is going about 300 yards. It's not only the driver, I have ...

  10. Sport - China - GOLF

    Why the world's top golfers agree- China is set to dominate

    Posted Apr 26th 2014, 10:35pm by Noel Prentice

    ... presence and emergence is very real," says Poulter. "China take their sport very seriously and the addition of golf into the Olympics has helped China fast forward their golf programmes. ... in the world and they understand the game exceptionally well. "It won't be long before we see a Chinese major champion. I am not saying that will be in two years or five years or 10 years, ...




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