David Cherry, chairman of the Asia-Pacific Golf Confederation, Billy Payne, chairman of Augusta National Golf Club and the Masters Tournament and R&A chief executive Martin Slumbers. Photos: SCMP Pictures
David Cherry, chairman of the Asia-Pacific Golf Confederation, Billy Payne, chairman of Augusta National Golf Club and the Masters Tournament and R&A chief executive Martin Slumbers. Photos: SCMP Pictures

Augusta National and R&A delighted with Asia-Pacific Amateur Championship

Founding partners say the tournament has surpassed expecations, with South Korea and New Zealand hosting the next two events

David Cherry, chairman of the Asia-Pacific Golf Confederation, Billy Payne, chairman of Augusta National Golf Club and the Masters Tournament and R&A chief executive Martin Slumbers. Photos: SCMP Pictures
David Cherry, chairman of the Asia-Pacific Golf Confederation, Billy Payne, chairman of Augusta National Golf Club and the Masters Tournament and R&A chief executive Martin Slumbers. Photos: SCMP Pictures
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