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Irrespective of Masters outcome, Matsuyama’s place in golf history is sealed, says Chuah Choo Chiang

Irrespective of Masters outcome, Matsuyama’s place in golf history is sealed, says Chuah Choo Chiang

The same golfing gods who ensured an historic first Masters Tournament triumph for Asia some 12 months ago are now being called upon to ensure Japan’s Hideki Matsuyama is fully fit to put up a…

Tiger-tamer Yang excited at second chapter of his golf career, says Chuah in his latest column

Tiger-tamer Yang excited at second chapter of his golf career, says Chuah in his latest column

By Chuah Choo Chiang His PGA TOUR career stats read as 193 starts, two wins, 12 top-10s, 33 top-25s, a career best 10th on the FedExCup and nearly US$9 million in prize earnings. Throw in…

As turning 46 looms, Tiger Woods says he is at peace with himself, says Chuah Choo Chiang

As turning 46 looms, Tiger Woods says he is at peace with himself, says Chuah Choo Chiang

While he is now in perfect calm knowing he isn’t the same athlete he once was, some observers will be mistaken to assume he has accepted his fate of not being able to match Jack…

Matsuyama and Im race to become first Asian to scale golf’s summit, says Chuah Choo Chiang

Matsuyama and Im race to become first Asian to scale golf’s summit, says Chuah Choo Chiang

The similarity in their golf swings is rather uncanny. One owns a deliberate take-away that feigns slow motion on video, while the other possesses a prolonged pause at the top of the backswing that has…

Twist of fate saw Lee learn the game with a Ted Lasso-type swing coach, says Chuah Choo Chiang

Twist of fate saw Lee learn the game with a Ted Lasso-type swing coach, says Chuah Choo Chiang

When K.H. Lee looks back to the starting point of his golf journey, he can only marvel at how a twist of fate which saw him learn the game with a Ted Lasso-type swing coach…

Column – Olympic Golf leaves its mark in Tokyo 2020, says Chuah Choo Chiang

Column – Olympic Golf leaves its mark in Tokyo 2020, says Chuah Choo Chiang

A throwaway comment by Rory McIlroy after he missed out on a bronze medal was worth its weight in gold as golf’s much talked-about acceptance in the Olympic Games was reinforced following two glorious weeks…

Winning, dreaming and giving make golf a beautiful game, says Chuah Choo Chiang

Winning, dreaming and giving make golf a beautiful game, says Chuah Choo Chiang

Phil Mickelson, K.H. Lee and Justin Thomas are as different as they come but the trio delivered feel-good and standout moments on the PGA TOUR to show the beautiful game of golf is in a…

Boyhood fantasy turns into reality for Matsuyama, writes Chuah Choo Chiang

Boyhood fantasy turns into reality for Matsuyama, writes Chuah Choo Chiang

A boyhood fantasy that turned into reality for Hideki Matsuyama is now destined to spark new dreams amongst Asian kids and potentially create the next golf rush in Japan and across the region. Like so…

Asia pin hopes on Im and Pan to see green in spring, writes Chuah Choo Chiang

Asia pin hopes on Im and Pan to see green in spring, writes Chuah Choo Chiang

With spring in the air and the azaleas primed for a glorious bloom at Augusta National, the Masters Tournament returns to its familiar April slot next week and Asia dreaming that this could finally be…

Asia dreams of creating more defining moments at PLAYERS Championship, writes Chuah Choo Chiang

Asia dreams of creating more defining moments at PLAYERS Championship, writes Chuah Choo Chiang

As the PGA TOUR’s Gold Standard, THE PLAYERS Championship in March stands apart from the rest as it showcases the strongest field in golf competing on an iconic theatre regarded as the purest test in the…