July 9: Asian Tour star Jyoti Randhawa heads to Royal Troon,
This time around, the talented Indian is determined to make a strong impression against the world’s elite, led by defending champion Ben Curtis, the man in form Retief Goosen, the top two ranked players in the world, Tiger Woods and Ernie Els. Randhawa talks to asiantour.com on his hopes and how he plans to prepare for what will be his biggest tournament of the year
Wanchai will be the first Thai to officiate as a tournament referee in the years third Major and the highly-respected official is looking forward to the experience. “I am happy to be the first Thai to referee at The Open,” said Wanchai.
“I’ve officiated in some big tournaments previously such as the Volvo PGA Championship which is the flagship event on the European Tour but never in a Major. I’m looking forward to the week.”
July 5: Asian Tour member Hur Suk-ho celebrated his second victory of the season when he beat Tomohiro Kondo in a play-off for the Japan Golf Tour Championship on Sunday.
The slender Korean carded a final round three-under-par 68 to finish tied at the top of the leaderboard with his Japanese rival before prevailing in the second sudden-death hole which he parred. In May, Hur claimed the Japan PGA Championship.
His third career success in