Dominique Boulet

Q&A with Dominique Boulet

Dominique Boulet with fellow commentator Richard Kaufman. Photo: SMP

Hong Kong's Dominique Bouletmay not have achieved his goal of winning a tournament on the Asian Tour but he is making a name for himself as a TV pundit, so much so that he is being labelled as "The Voice of Asian Golf".

Sunday, 19 May, 2013, 8:47am 1 comment

Now Boulet talks a good game

Who said all golf professionals earn a packet these days? Sure you do, if you're the likes of Tiger Woods, or even China number one Liang Wenchong. If you're not, it is probably wise to line up a second career, like following the route long-time Hong Kong professional Dominique Boulet has taken by getting behind a microphone.

14 Nov 2007 - 12:00am

Zhang keeps PGA rivals at bay

Zhang Lianwei continued his inexorable march to victory in the Hong Kong PGA Invitational Championship at Clearwater Bay yesterday.

With a typically gutsy two-under-par 68 at the Sai Kung course, the Chinese number one maintained his overnight seven-stroke advantage.

Going into this morning's final round, Zhang has a 54-hole aggregate of 197.

19 Dec 1998 - 12:00am

Fung stays the course as Boulet survives

It was a case of a reversal of fortune for Derek Fung and Dominique Boulet yesterday.

The two Hong Kong golfers have had vastly contrasting fortunes at the Hong Kong Open in recent years, with Boulet traditionally doing well in the event and Fung never making it past the cut.

28 Nov 1998 - 12:00am

Fung aims for fun at Fanling

Having had so many unhappy experiences in past Hong Kong Opens, Derek Fung approaches this week's tournament with only one solid objective - to have fun.

Fung, who with Dominique Boulet has been one of Hong Kong's leading golfers over the past three years, has conspicuously failed to sparkle in the Open and has never made it past the cut in previous tournaments.

8 May 2015 - 10:49am

Lu takes three-shot advantage

Hong Kong: Taiwan's Lu Wen-teh extended his lead to three shots in the Lai Sun Group Hong Kong PGA Championship after a level par 71 at the Discovery Bay Golf Club yesterday.

Hong Kong's Dominique Boulet lies in joint second with Taiwan's Lin Fu-chin on 212. Boulet shot a 71 while Lin rose from fourth place overnight with a one-under-par 70.

20 Dec 1997 - 12:00am

Boulet shares lead with Taiwan's Lin

Dominique Boulet and Taiwan's Lin Chih-chen fired 66s to share the lead at the end of the the first round in the 23rd Hong Kong PGA Championship over Fanling's New Course layout.

Boulet, bidding to regain the title he won in 1995, is favourite for this year's Lai Sun Group-sponsored event. The local golfer is keen to capitalise on his recent return to form.

18 Dec 1997 - 12:00am

Boulet surges into lead

Hong Kong's Dominique Boulet surged into the halfway lead at the Omega Tour's Dubai Creek Open yesterday with a fine four-under-par 68 which could have been even better.

Boulet, coming out of a season-long slump at the US$250,000 event, is on nine-under 135,two shots ahead of Thai veteran Boonchu Ruangkit and Australians Adrian Percey and Scott Laycock.

24 Oct 1997 - 12:00am

Boulet goes back to the future in bid for Open

HONG Kong's Dominique Boulet, back at ground zero of his professional golf career, said yesterday that if the calm conditions remain he will have to shoot back-to-back rounds in the 60s to qualify for next week's British Open at Royal Troon.

13 Jul 1997 - 12:00am

Boulet dashes to top

Dominique Boulet yesterday defied fatigue to lap the field and soar to the top of the Hong Kong PGA Order of Merit standings.

With a second-round 64 at the Clearwater Bay Golf and Country Club, Boulet swept to a runaway victory in the second leg of the 1996-97 HKPGA circuit.

21 Jan 1997 - 12:00am

Boulet prospers as Yip falls

WHILE Dominique Boulet was strengthening his bid for Hong Kong PGA Golden Harvest Invitational glory yesterday, Yip On-wah was suffering a humbling fall from grace.

Chasing his first PGA crown, joint overnight leader Boulet was in solid form, touring Discovery Bay Golf Club's 6,673-yard Diamond-Ruby layout in even-par 72.

2 Feb 1996 - 12:00am

Boulet moves up to third

HONG KONG'S Dominique Boulet moved up to third place after the second round of the Omega Tour's Gadgil Western Vietnam Open in Ho Chi Minh City yesterday.

Boulet shot a second round of three-under-par 69 for a two-round total of seven-under 137.

9 Dec 1995 - 12:00am

Boulet keeps up hot run of form

HONG KONG'S Dominique Boulet continued his brilliant form with a four-under-par 68 at the Omega Tour's Gadgil Western Vietnam Open in Ho Chi Minh City yesterday.

Boulet, who shot a first-round 62 at Fanling's Eden Course on Monday in the Hong Kong PGA circuit, was in fourth place after the first round of the Vietnam tournament, two shots off the pace.

8 Dec 1995 - 12:00am

Boulet ranked 21st

HONG KONG'S Dominique Boulet is 21st in the Asian Professional Golfers' Association Order of Merit standings after his best performance so far on the Tour.

Boulet finished joint fifth at last week's US$150,000 Tournament Players Championship in Johor Baru, Malaysia, in his third event of the circuit. South Korea's Park Nam-sin tops the rankings, ahead of Taiwan's Lin Keng-chi.

3 Aug 1995 - 12:00am

Kan bids to regain top spot

HOME advantage can help defending champion Richard Kan regain top spot in the Hong Kong Professional Golfers' Association (PGA) Order of Merit rankings today.

Going into the fourth and penultimate leg of the 1993-94 circuit at the Clear Water Bay Golf and Country Club, Kan narrowly trails Dominique Boulet in the standings.

13 Dec 1993 - 12:00am