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Bubba Watson wins World Gold Championship with stunning finale at HSBC Champions

In what was a contender for the finest finish of the golfing year, Bubba Watson produced a quite extraordinary late flourish to win the HSBC Champions here at Sheshan and seize the first World Golf Championship title his of ever-colourful career. First the maverick American holed a 30-yard bunker shot for eagle at the 18th […]

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Patrick Reed apologises for foul-mouthed outburst at HSBC Champions in Shanghai

This Texas-born prodigy has had quite a season for provocative moments, having labelled himself a top-five player in the world despite never having hit a ball at a major championship, and motioning to the home crowd to be quiet in last month’s Ryder Cup at Gleneagles. “I am young, I have grown up with temper […]

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Phil Mickelson hopes to finish year with strong show at HSBC Champions

Getty Images Phil Mickelson is playing the HSBC Champions with a chance to go to No. 2 in the world with a victory. SHANGHAI – Phil Mickelson was hard at work Wednesday morning on the practice range at Sheshan International, and not just on his golf swing. He was trying to learn a Chinese phrase, […]

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Tiger Woods skips HSBC Champions, but most other top players on hand

Getty Images Tiger Woods is sitting out the HSBC Champions after almost perfect attendance, and an otherworldy winning percentage in WGC events over the last decade. SHANGHAI – Three years ago at Sheshan International, hundreds of fans wanting an autograph stood outside the clubhouse where Tiger Woods was signing his scorecard at the HSBC Champions. […]

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Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship 2013: Justin Rose closing in on victory with no Woods and McIlroy to fear

There had been two 3 puts for the 32 year-old to bemoan – on the 1st and 17th – but otherwise the 68 that carried him to 12-under was a catalogue of sweet strikes. He picked up 5 birdies in six holes from the fourth, though the highlight was most likely the tee-shot to four […]

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Kaymer roars from 5 back to win HSBC Champions with closing 63

Getty Pictures By creating up a five-shot deficit in the final round Sunday, Martin Kaymer put together the largest comeback victory ever in a Globe Golf Championship. SHANGHAI — Martin Kaymer produced nine birdies more than his last 12 holes Sunday and closed with a 9-below 63 to win the WGC-HSBC Champions for the greatest […]

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Kaymer shoots 63 to win HSBC Champions

SHANGHAI (AP) — Martin Kaymer created nine birdies over his last 12 holes Sunday and closed with a 9-under 63 to win the HSBC Champions for the greatest comeback ever in a Globe Golf Championship. Beginning the final round 5 shots behind Fredrik Jacobson, with a host of stars about him, Kaymer ran off 4 […]

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Ian Poulter locations blame for poor form at the door of his new house ahead of HSBC Champions event

The 35 year-old, who has not featured in the best 25 at any of the year’s four majors, claimed that the pressures of relocating at his exclusive gated enclave of Lake Nona, in Orlando, had grow to be all-consuming. Poulter secured a location at this week’s HSBC Champions in Shanghai on the strength of his […]

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