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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
Jazz and Gunn ready to fire for Thailand

Jazz and Gunn ready to fire for Thailand

Thai golf duo Jazz Janewattananond and Gunn Charoenkul have found added motivation ahead of the men’s golf competition at the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020 after finding inspiration from compatriot Panipak Wongpattanakit, who won gold in the women's taekwondo 49kg event. 26 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
Van Tonder wins Kenya Savannah Classic after play-off

Van Tonder wins Kenya Savannah Classic after play-off

South Africa's Danie Van Tonder has beaten Thailand's Jazz Janewattananond on the third hole of a play-off at the Kenya Savannah Classic to claim his first European Tour title. 27 Mar 2021
Harding on verge of terrific Kenya double

Harding on verge of terrific Kenya double

South Africa's Justin Harding is in pole position to claim back-to-back titles on the same course in the space of six days after opening up a three-shot lead in the Kenya Savannah Classic. 26 Mar 2021
Catlin cards 64 to win Irish Open

Catlin cards 64 to win Irish Open

American John Catlin shot a brilliant six-under-par 64 to move up seven places on the final day and clinch his second European Tour title in three weeks at the Irish Open. 28 Sep 2020
Asian Tour: Panasonic Swing to conclude at Joyo Country Club

Asian Tour: Panasonic Swing to conclude at Joyo Country Club

The concluding leg of the third edition of the Panasonic Swing Series will reach its climax when the Panasonic Open Golf Championship returns to Kyoto in September. 14 Feb 2020
Bangabandhu Cup Golf Open poised to become Bangladesh’s richest event

Bangabandhu Cup Golf Open poised to become Bangladesh’s richest event

The Bangabandhu Cup Golf Open 2020 is poised to become the richest professional golf event in Bangladesh, with the total prize purse for the full-field Asian Tour event set to increase to US$400,000. 7 Feb 2020
Kuchar survives Singapore Open meltdown

Kuchar survives Singapore Open meltdown

Matt Kuchar survived a nightmare on the front nine before claiming a three-shot victory over former World No.1 Justin Rose in his maiden appearance at the Singapore Open. 20 Jan 2020
Aussies among packed Singapore Open leaderboard

Aussies among packed Singapore Open leaderboard

Thailand’s Kosuke Hamamoto showed he can be the man for the big occasion when he signed for an opening six-under-par 65 to take the first round clubhouse lead at the SMBC Singapore Open on Thursday. 17 Jan 2020
Jazz ready to top the charts again at Singapore Open

Jazz ready to top the charts again at Singapore Open

Thailand’s Jazz Janewattananond is ready to light up the stage again as he aims to become the second player in the history books of the Singapore Open to successfully defend his title when the SMBC Singapore Open starts today. 16 Jan 2020
The Preview: SMBC Singapore Open

The Preview: SMBC Singapore Open

Co-sanctioned by the Asian Tour and Japan Golf Tour Organisation, the Singapore Open, where 15 Aussies will tee it up this week, is part of The Open Qualifying series, offering four starts at Royal St Georges. 15 Jan 2020
Ishikawa looking to renew rivalry at Singapore Open

Ishikawa looking to renew rivalry at Singapore Open

Japan’s Ryo Ishikawa is excited to go up against a world-class field that includes all three Olympic medalists from 2016 as well as good friend and defending champion Jazz Janewattananond of Thailand when the US$1 million SMBC Singapore Open starts on Thursday. 14 Jan 2020
Ormsby goes wire-to-wire in Hong Kong

Ormsby goes wire-to-wire in Hong Kong

South Australian Wade Ormsby won the Hong Kong Open for the second time when he cruised to victory by closing with a four-under-par 66 at the Hong Kong Golf Club on Sunday. 13 Jan 2020
Ormsby tied at the top in Hong Kong

Ormsby tied at the top in Hong Kong

South Australian Wade Ormsby and Japan’s Tomoharu Otsuki shared the opening round lead after they returned with matching five-under-par 65s at the season-opening Hong Kong Open on Thursday. 9 Jan 2020
So-called expert golf tips for this week

So-called expert golf tips for this week

This week the 2020 golf calendar starts to ramp up, with the European Tour in South Africa, the Asian Tour in Hong Kong and the PGA Tour teeing it up in Hawaii for a second week. See who our so-called experts fancy. Plus, their best bets of the week. 8 Jan 2020
Asian Tour stars celebrated at awards gala

Asian Tour stars celebrated at awards gala

Asian Tour stars, officials and key stakeholders gathered to celebrate a successful 2019 season at the Asian Tour Awards Ceremony which was held ahead of the season-opening Hong Kong Open this week. 8 Jan 2020
Jazz caps remarkable year with Thailand Masters win

Jazz caps remarkable year with Thailand Masters win

Thailand’s Jazz Janewattananond signed off from his 2019 Asian Tour season just like the way he started when he cruised to a commanding five-shot victory at the Thailand Masters on Sunday. 23 Dec 2019
Jazz aims for final encore at Thailand Masters

Jazz aims for final encore at Thailand Masters

Thailand’s Jazz Janewattananond paid tribute to his country’s golfing legend Thongchai Jaidee for playing an instrumental role in his success as he prepares to tee off in his last event of 2019 at the Thailand Masters, which starts on Thursday. 19 Dec 2019
So-called expert golf tips for this week

So-called expert golf tips for this week

This week sees 2019's golf calendar draw to a close with the Australian PGA Championship and Thailand Masters on the Asian Tour. See who our so-called experts fancy. Plus, their best bets of the week. 18 Dec 2019
The Preview: Thailand Masters

The Preview: Thailand Masters

The season-ending Thailand Masters, hosted by the Thongchai Jaidee Foundation, takes place at Phoenix Gold Golf & Country Club in Pattaya this week. 18 Dec 2019