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FEATURE – Japanese lineage stays close to home at Sony Open in Hawaii

FEATURE – Japanese lineage stays close to home at Sony Open in Hawaii

Japan fondly refers to Hawaii as the “Islands of Everlasting Summer” and each January, in the dredges of the cold Japanese winter, a select number of Japanese native professional golfers make their way to the…

Tom Kim shines the brightest for Asian golf in 2023, writes Chuah Choo Chiang

Tom Kim shines the brightest for Asian golf in 2023, writes Chuah Choo Chiang

Column – December 2023 When young Korean star Tom Kim qualified for his maiden Tour Championship appearance in August by being amongst the elite 30 golfers on the PGA Tour, he was asked how he’d…

Kirk earns the biggest victory of all by beating alcoholism and depression, writes Chuah Choo Chiang

Kirk earns the biggest victory of all by beating alcoholism and depression, writes Chuah Choo Chiang

The who’s who in golf including Scottie Scheffler, Jon Rahm, Rory McIlroy, Viktor Hovland and Tom Kim feature prominently on the PGA Tour’s roll of honour in the recently concluded 2023 Season. Throw in Chris…

Once the Bashful Prince, Ishikawa still has eyes on the throne, writes Chuah Choo Chiang

Once the Bashful Prince, Ishikawa still has eyes on the throne, writes Chuah Choo Chiang

Whether it was in America or Japan, every shot played was captured by TV crews and every post-round interview drew a massive scrum of golf writers that his agent would bring a stool for him…

These guys are good as golf shows it’s not only about winning

These guys are good as golf shows it’s not only about winning

The evergreen slogan, These Guys are Good, aptly describes the stars who shine on the PGA Tour week in and week out with their extraordinary skills and talent. It should be known that these are also good…

Impossible is what Asian stars are fighting for in FedExCup Playoffs, writes Chuah Choo Chiang

Impossible is what Asian stars are fighting for in FedExCup Playoffs, writes Chuah Choo Chiang

By Chuah Choo Chiang There is one particular statistic about the FedExCup that serves as a reminder why it is billed as the ultimate prize on the PGA Tour. Since its inauguration in 2007, only 13 golfers…

Kim relishes a return to Scotland where his life changed a year ago, writes Chuah Choo Chiang

Kim relishes a return to Scotland where his life changed a year ago, writes Chuah Choo Chiang

By Chuah Choo Chiang Tom Kim couldn’t be at a more happier place than in Scotland this week. For an aspiring golfer, a trip to the Home of Golf has its many perks, although consuming black pudding…

A bearded Hideki Matsuyama may well be the best version of Matsuyama, golfing world needs says Chuah

A bearded Hideki Matsuyama may well be the best version of Matsuyama, golfing world needs says Chuah

The Japanese superstar enters this week’s U.S. Open, the year’s third major, at the prestigious Los Angeles Country Club with his facial hair on full display for a fourth successive tournament that bookmakers may well…

Korea’s Lee embracing the pressure as he chases historic three-peat, writes Chuah

Korea’s Lee embracing the pressure as he chases historic three-peat, writes Chuah

It isn’t very common to find your name in golf’s history books alongside greats such as Sam Snead, Jack Nicklaus and Tom Watson. Korea’s K.H. Lee holds the honour following back-to-back triumphs at the AT&T…

Winning the green jacket is one of my dreams, Im tells Chuah Choo Chiang

Winning the green jacket is one of my dreams, Im tells Chuah Choo Chiang

After watching Hideki Matsuyama slip on the green jacket some two years ago, Sungjae Im can be forgiven if he finds himself day-dreaming of emulating one of golf’s greatest traditions this week. With the Masters…