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Defending champion Park relaxed ahead of Tokyo

Defending champion Park relaxed ahead of Tokyo

Korea’s Inbee Park is feeling relaxed and confident ahead of her gold medal defence at the Olympic Games women’s golf competition which begins at Kasumigaseki Country Club on Wednesday. 2 Aug 2021
Schauffele staves off Sabbatini’s 61 to win gold; C.T Pan claims bronze

Schauffele staves off Sabbatini’s 61 to win gold; C.T Pan claims bronze

While one swing by American Xander Schauffele nearly changed the dynamics of the men’s golf tournament Sunday at Kasumigaseki Country Club, it was the 61 strokes of eventual silver medallist Rory Sabbatini that really shook the leaderboard and the chase for Olympic gold. 1 Aug 2021
Matsuyama heartbroken by missing Olympic medal chance

Matsuyama heartbroken by missing Olympic medal chance

Japan’s Hideki Matsuyama is heart-broken after missing out on a medal for his country at the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020 men’s golf competition on Sunday. 1 Aug 2021
Schauffele eyes gold as Cam climbs again

Schauffele eyes gold as Cam climbs again

American Xander Schauffele enters Sunday’s final round of the men’s Olympic golf tournament maintaining the one-stroke lead he held at the beginning of the day. 31 Jul 2021
X marks the top as frustrated Smith climbs Olympic leaderboard

X marks the top as frustrated Smith climbs Olympic leaderboard

One record-tying round of eight-under-par 63 was matched by another as Xander Schauffele of the USA supplanted Sepp Straka of Austria atop the leaderboard during Friday’s second round of the men’s Olympic golf competition at Kasumigaseki Country Club. 30 Jul 2021
Straka races to lead in Men’s Olympic Tournament

Straka races to lead in Men’s Olympic Tournament

The Olympic golf competition saved the best for first as it got underway Thursday at Kasumigaseki Country Club under clear skies and a penetrating sun. 30 Jul 2021
Team India looking to put golf on the map

Team India looking to put golf on the map

Anirban Lahiri and Udayan Mane are not just fighting for an Olympic medal in the men’s golf competition this week – they are desperate to put golf firmly on the map in their native India. 28 Jul 2021
Olympics a family matter for Pan

Olympics a family matter for Pan

Chinese Taipei golfer C.T. Pan thinks he has a secret weapon to push him towards Olympic glory in the men’s golf competition – his wife, Michelle. 28 Jul 2021
Yuan hopes sacrifice leads Chinese golf revolution

Yuan hopes sacrifice leads Chinese golf revolution

China’s Carl Yuan believes winning an Olympic Games medal in the men’s golf competition will be “revolutionary” for the game’s growth and development in the Middle Kingdom. 28 Jul 2021
Japan's Hoshino to strike first at Tokyo Olympics

Japan's Hoshino to strike first at Tokyo Olympics

As a boy, Rikuya Hoshino had visions of competing in the Olympics and challenging for a medal for his country, Japan. 27 Jul 2021
DeChambeau COVID positive, Reed heading for Tokyo

DeChambeau COVID positive, Reed heading for Tokyo

Bryson DeChambeau has tested positive for COVID-19, as part of the final testing protocol before he left the United States for the Olympics 2020 in Japan. He will be unable to compete for Team USA. 25 Jul 2021
Filipino Quiban earns dream debut on PGA Tour

Filipino Quiban earns dream debut on PGA Tour

Justin Raphael Quiban will forever cherish his PGA Tour debut at this week’s 3M Open, no matter where he finishes on the leaderboard. 20 Jul 2021
Pan prepared to challenge for Olympic medal

Pan prepared to challenge for Olympic medal

C.T. Pan vividly recalls the nerves and butterflies in his stomach when his name was announced on the first tee in the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro five years ago. 20 Jul 2021
Lahiri enjoys Olympic boost after season-best finish at Barbasol

Lahiri enjoys Olympic boost after season-best finish at Barbasol

India’s Anirban Lahiri produced a stellar seven-under 65 to finish tied third at the Barbasol Championship on Sunday for his best result of the season and earned a timely boost ahead of the Tokyo Olympic Games. 19 Jul 2021
Bobby Bai enjoys strong start at Barbasol Championship

Bobby Bai enjoys strong start at Barbasol Championship

China’s Bobby Bai made a superb 40-foot birdie on his last hole to enjoy a dream debut at the Barbasol Championship on Thursday following a first round of six-under 66 which left him two shots off the lead. 16 Jul 2021
Koreans Im & Kim have clear Olympic mission for Tokyo

Koreans Im & Kim have clear Olympic mission for Tokyo

Korean golf star Sungjae Im is treating his debut appearance at the Olympic Games in Tokyo this month as his “last chance,” saying it would be a memory of a lifetime if he can secure a medal of any colour. 15 Jul 2021
Jazz hopes to make waves at Tokyo Olympics

Jazz hopes to make waves at Tokyo Olympics

Thailand’s Jazz Janewattananond grew up with dreams of putting on his goggles and competing for an Olympic medal in a swimming pool. A twist of fate will see him shoot for gold in the men’s golf competition instead later this month. 9 Jul 2021
Lahiri qualifies for second Olympic Games

Lahiri qualifies for second Olympic Games

India’s Anirban Lahiri has accepted with open arms a second opportunity – or a gift as he called it – to compete in the Olympic Games men’s golf competition in Tokyo next month, saying it was his duty to represent the sport and his nation. 24 Jun 2021
Matsuyama lurks two back at Torrey Pines

Matsuyama lurks two back at Torrey Pines

Two months after winning the Masters Tournament, Japanese star Hideki Matsuyama showed up on the leaderboard once again in another major championship on Thursday. 18 Jun 2021
Lee looking to emulate major Matsuyama

Lee looking to emulate major Matsuyama

Korea’s newest star K.H. Lee vividly remembers competing against Hideki Matsuyama during his amateur days. Back then, the slender Japanese stood out due to his raw talents and also for his tremendous work ethics where he would pound golf ball after ball for hours at the practice range. 15 Jun 2021
Kiradech returns to form at Congaree

Kiradech returns to form at Congaree

Thailand’s Kiradech Aphibarnrat shot his lowest score in nearly two years with a four-under 67 pushing him into a share of seventh place after the first round of the Palmetto Championship at Congaree on Thursday. 11 Jun 2021