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  1. Sport - Hong Kong - GOLF

    Teenagers sizzle to win Hong Kong leg of Faldo Series

    Posted Jul 31st 2014, 10:23pm by Kevin Kung

    ... as the day when I played in the Asian Youth Games in Nanjing last year, so it should be a nice warm-up for the upcoming Youth Olympic Games in the same city," said Tam, who aims to finish ...

  2. 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 ... and attending some summer camps. It promises to be a great experience. "I only found out this week I'd been chosen for the Youth Olympics and I'm thrilled. Each country is only allowed ...

  3. Sport - China - GOLF

    China's Hu takes first step towards Olympic dream

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

    ... 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 ... 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 ...

  4. 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 ranked golfers, Wu Ashun and Liang Wenchong, flew the flag proudly at the US$7 million BMW Masters yesterday- something they hope to do at the 2016 Olympics in Rio. As Swede Peter Hanson ...

  5. 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 US. "With golf now in the Olympics, a lot of young players are starting to make a name for themselves," Dufner said. Dou Zechong did exactly that at the Volvo China Open last year, ...

  6. Sport - China - GOLF

    US PGA Tour in for the long haul in China

    Posted Mar 19th 2014, 01:14am by AFP

    ... level, including the Olympic Games. In a move that could have a big impact on mainland golf, and even the sport's future, the newly established PGA Tour China will roll out 12 events ... money, and pick up world ranking points needed to reach the Olympics. The initiative could help China fulfil their potential after already producing youngsters of the calibre of Guan Tianlang, ...

  7. Sport - GOLF

    Steve Bowditch bogey on 18th bags maiden US PGA Tour victory

    Posted Mar 31st 2014, 08:55pm by AFP

    ... The Melbourne-based organisation promotes awareness of depression and has also been speaking out in support of Olympic swimmer Ian Thorpe, who was recently admitted to hospital suffering from depression. ...

  8. Sport - Hong Kong - GOLF

    Reality bites for youngster Isabella Leung

    Posted Mar 09th 2014, 12:22am by Mathew Scott

    ... There's also the little matter of the 2016 Olympic Games in Brazil, where golf will make its return after 100 years in the wilderness. Leung's setting herself for a crack at qualifying ...

  9. Sport - Golf - GOLF

    LPGA Tour to introduce points race and bonus system

    Posted Jan 10th 2014, 12:36am by AP

    ... and created an Olympics-styled event called the International Crown aimed at determining the best nation of golfers. Whan hinted at a season points race when the tour wrapped up its season ...

  10. Sport - Golf - GOLF

    The wacky world of Match Play returns

    Posted Feb 19th 2014, 09:45am by Associated Press

    ... this week (Mickelson has skipped three of the previous four years, anyway), while Woods was planning on being at Sochi for the Olympics until girlfriend Lindsey Vonn re-injured her knee. He decided ...




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