Miguel Ángel Jiménez

Ice-cool Jimenez wins one for the ages

Spanish veteran Miguel Angel Jimenez celebrates his Hong Kong Open victory with UBS official Kathryn Shih. Photo: Richard Castka

The Senior Tour might be around the corner, but Miguel Angel Jimenez proved he still has the oomph to compete at the highest level when he won the UBS Hong Kong Open yesterday and became the oldest winner in European Tour history.

Monday, 19 November, 2012, 6:14am

Fluffed chip gifts win to Jimenez

18th-hole meltdown robs Karlsson of victory

There was no smile and no celebration. The famed 18th hole at the Hong Kong Golf club had just claimed another victim and Miguel Angel Jimenez found no reason to rejoice.

19 Nov 2007 - 12:00am

I won't be sucked into matchplay - Karlsson

Swede cautious despite big lead over Jimenez

Eight hours after Sweden and Spain do battle in the European Championship, another European showdown will take place, but in Hong Kong - Robert Karlsson v Miguel Angel Jimenez.

18 Nov 2007 - 12:00am

Swing time

Spain's Miguel Angel Jimenez, leader Robert Karlsson's playing companion, hits a drive at the 18th on his way to a round of 66. The round included five birdies and left him at 12 under par, still in second place. The pair will play together again in the final group today. 'We both played well,' said Jimenez. 'Especially on the front nine.

18 Nov 2007 - 12:00am

Choi sees no limits for rising star Liang

Chinese number one's impressive second round has South Korean waxing lyrical

17 Nov 2007 - 12:00am

Asian drought threatens to extend to a decade

Nine years have passed since an Asian player - South Korea's Kang Wook-soon (pictured) - won the Open at Fanling. And it won't be any easier for the region's players to break the famine this weekend.

14 Nov 2007 - 12:00am