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Japanese players hoping to continue year of success at WAAP

Japanese players hoping to continue year of success at WAAP

A six-member Japanese contingent is not just motivated to keep the Women’s Amateur Asia-Pacific championship (WAAP) trophy at home but also to continue what has been an outstanding year of golf for the country. 10 Nov 2021
World No.1 Nakajima takes Asia-Pacific Amateur

World No.1 Nakajima takes Asia-Pacific Amateur

Keita Nakajima became the third player from Japan to win the Asia-Pacific Amateur Championship (AAC), defeating Hong Kong’s Taichi Kho on the second hole of a thrilling play-off on Saturday at Dubai Creek Golf & Yacht Club. 8 Nov 2021
Two-time champion Lin excited for AAC hat-trick chance

Two-time champion Lin excited for AAC hat-trick chance

China’s Yuxin Lin is hoping to get a sense of déjà vu on Saturday afternoon when the champion is crowned at the 12th edition of the Asia-Pacific Amateur Championship (AAC) at Dubai Creek Golf & Yacht Club. 3 Nov 2021
Five to watch at the Asia-Pacific Amateur Championship

Five to watch at the Asia-Pacific Amateur Championship

Many of the finest players in the region will battle it out for the coveted Asia-Pacific Amateur Championship (AAC) crown when the 12th edition of the championship is contested at Dubai Creek Golf & Yacht Club, November 3-6. 26 Oct 2021
Winner’s Bag: Hideki Matsuyama – ZOZO Championship

Winner’s Bag: Hideki Matsuyama – ZOZO Championship

Hideki Matsuyama repeated Tiger Woods' feat of 2019, adding the ZOZO Championship in Japan to his Masters title from earlier in the year. Take a look at what the Japanese superstar had in his bag. 25 Oct 2021
Hideki wins at home

Hideki wins at home

Masters champion Hideki Matsuyama had three birdies in five holes on the back nine and eagled the 18th for good measure for a five-stroke victory at the PGA Tour's ZOZO Championship. 25 Oct 2021
Jones in the mix in Japan

Jones in the mix in Japan

Matt Jones has made a good start at the ZOZO Championship, the PGA Tour event in Japan. 22 Oct 2021
Home hero Matsuyama eyes victory at ZOZO Championship

Home hero Matsuyama eyes victory at ZOZO Championship

Masters champion Hideki Matsuyama hopes that competing in front of his adoring fans will provide a much needed boost for him to contend at the ZOZO Championship when the US$9.95 million PGA Tour tournament tees off on Thursday. 21 Oct 2021
Zalatoris aims for winning Asian debut at ZOZO Championship

Zalatoris aims for winning Asian debut at ZOZO Championship

American rising star Will Zalatoris hopes to produce a winning debut in his maiden visit to Asia when he tees up in the ZOZO Championship at Accordia Golf Narashino Country Club starting on Thursday. 19 Oct 2021
The Preview: ZOZO Championship

The Preview: ZOZO Championship

After a year in the U.S. caused by the pandemic, the ZOZO Championship returns to its original home at the Accordia Golf Narashino Country Club an hour east of Tokyo. 19 Oct 2021
Streb goes low as Cam makes strong start

Streb goes low as Cam makes strong start

Cameron Smith has hit the ground running in his opening round of the new PGA Tour season, firing a six-under-par at The CJ Cup in Las Vegas. 15 Oct 2021
Sungjae not getting too far ahead of himself

Sungjae not getting too far ahead of himself

Korea’s Sungjae Im, the man-of-the-moment on the PGA Tour, insists he has some ways to go before he scales the summit in the world of golf. 14 Oct 2021
Defending champion and World No.1 set for Asia-Pacific Amateur Championship

Defending champion and World No.1 set for Asia-Pacific Amateur Championship

China’s defending champion Yuxin Lin is aiming for an unprecedented third Asia-Pacific Amateur Championship (AAC) title but will face a stiff challenge from the in-form Japanese World No.1 Keita Nakajima and the cream of the region’s men’s talent. 12 Oct 2021
Ryder Cup stars to headline CJ Cup field

Ryder Cup stars to headline CJ Cup field

Tournament officials confirmed today that nine members of the victorious United States Ryder Cup Team will challenge Jason Kokrak for his title at The CJ Cup @ Summit in Las Vegas, Nevada from October 14-17. 1 Oct 2021
Big names commit to ZOZO Championship

Big names commit to ZOZO Championship

Tournament officials confirmed today that Japan’s home hero and reigning Masters champion Hideki Matsuyama has committed to play in the ZOZO Championship at Accordia Golf Narashino Country Club in Chiba from October 21-24. 28 Sep 2021
ZOZO Championship to go ahead in Japan

ZOZO Championship to go ahead in Japan

PGA Tour and ZOZO Inc. officials today announced that the 2021 ZOZO Championship will be played as scheduled, October 21-24, at Accordia Golf Narashino Country Club in Chiba, Japan. 14 Sep 2021
The Preview: Fortinet Championship

The Preview: Fortinet Championship

If absence makes the heart grow fonder the PGA Tour must have missed the memo as the new season gets underway this week just 12 days after the last putt dropped in the previous. 14 Sep 2021
Sungjae sets PGA Tour record

Sungjae sets PGA Tour record

Korea’s Sungjae Im played his way into the record books on the PGA Tour by making the most birdies in a season with his haul of 498 following the conclusion of the Tour Championship on Sunday. 6 Sep 2021
Hideki eyeing perfect conclusion to 'perfect season'

Hideki eyeing perfect conclusion to 'perfect season'

With a green jacket already in his closet at home, Japanese star Hideki Matsuyama is looking to conclude a “perfect” season when he makes his eighth successive appearance at the Tour Championship this week. 2 Sep 2021
Nakajima wins Mark H McCormack Medal as leading men’s amateur

Nakajima wins Mark H McCormack Medal as leading men’s amateur

Keita Nakajima of Japan has won the Mark H McCormack Medal as the leading men’s player in the 2021 World Amateur Golf Ranking. 19 Aug 2021
The Preview: Wyndham Championship

The Preview: Wyndham Championship

The PGA Tour ventures to historic Sedgefield CC this week for the Wyndham Championship. Here’s everything you need to know about the event, including course information, players to watch and TV times. 10 Aug 2021