Rio de Janeiro, August 14: It took 112 years for golf to find a new Olympic champion, but it was well worth the wait. Great Britain’s Justin Rose followed in the footsteps of the long-departed George Lyon of Canada when he climbed onto the podium to collect the Olympic gold medal in Rio de Janeiro on Sunday.
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, August 13: Asian Tour Order of Merit leader Marcus Fraser kept himself in the mix after signing for a one-over-par 72 to trail leader Justin Rose of England by three shots following the penultimate round of the Olympic men’s golf tournament on Saturday.
Hong Kong, March 8: The UBS Hong Kong Open will be among the headline opening acts on the 2017 European Tour and the closing events on the 2016 Asian Tour season after tournament organisers announced the date of December 8-11, 2016.
October 26: It was an enthralling week at the UBS Hong Kong Open where Major winner Justin Rose of England won by one shot after a dramatic final round battle against Lucas Bjerregaard of Denmark on Sunday. In this Monday rewind, we look back at the US$2 million event sanctioned by the Asian Tour and European Tour and chose five interesting things which happened in the tournament.
Hong Kong, October 25: England’s Justin Rose outclassed Denmark’s Lucas Bjerregaard by fending off the Dane’s spirited challenge to win the UBS Hong Kong Open title by one shot on Sunday.
Watch video interview with Justin Rose after his third round of the UBS Hong Kong Open.
Hong Kong, October 24: England’s Justin Rose and Denmark’s Lucas Bjerregaard shared the third round lead after an enthralling day which saw the duo returned with matching three-day total of 15-under-par 195 at the UBS Hong Kong Open on Saturday.
Hong Kong, October 24: Watch some of the best shots and interviews from Round 3 of the UBS Hong Kong Open here.
Hong Kong, October 24: Overnight leader Justin Rose sinks a 50-foot putt on 13 for his second eagle of the day in the penultimate round of the UBS Hong Kong Open on Saturday.
Hong Kong, October 24: Overnight leader Justin Rose makes an eagle on the third hole in the penultimate round of the UBS Hong Kong Open on Saturday.