Gary Player predicts Chinese golf “tsunami”

With golf now an Olympic sport (starting in 2016) it seems everyone has grand predictions about the game’s future in China, especially golf legends (see the Jack Nicklaus doozy in my recent piece on ESPN.com). Now it is Gary Player‘s turn. I wouldn’t put money on Player’s prediction coming true — the Rio Games are […]

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China’s top golfer demands more domestic support

Zhang: Playing for PRC an “ordeal” Coverage of the BMW Asian Open, a professional golf tournament co-sanctioned by the European Tour and the Asian Tour. A version of this story appeared in the May 1, 2005 edition of the South China Morning Post (subscription only). by DAN WASHBURN SHANGHAI — China’s top-ranked golfer Zhang Lian […]

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