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UBS HONG KONG OPEN RELATED STORIES




DATES:  Thursday, November 12th through Sunday, November 15th
SITE:  Hong Kong Golf Club (Eden and New Courses), Fanling, Hong Kong
COURSE ARCHITECT:  Unknown - New Course (1931), Eden Course (1970)
PAR:  70
YARDAGE:  6,700
Hole-By-Hole: 1 - Par 4 468 Yds 10 - Par 4 367 Yds
2 - Par 3 149 Yds 11 - Par 4 466 Yds
3 - Par 5 551 Yds 12 - Par 3 144 Yds
4 - Par 4 288 Yds 13 - Par 5 529 Yds
5 - Par 3 192 Yds 14 - Par 4 395 Yds
6 - Par 4 436 Yds 15 - Par 4 426 Yds
7 - Par 4 381 Yds 16 - Par 4 411 Yds
8 - Par 3 188 Yds 17 - Par 4 406 Yds
9 - Par 4 493 Yds 18 - Par 4 410 Yds
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34 3,146 Yds 36 3,554 Yds
Annual: 51st (11th as a co-sanctioned event)
Defending Champion: Wen-tang Lin
Runner-Up: Francesco Molinari, Rory McIlroy
Tournament Record: 260 (Fredrik Jacobson, 2003)
54-Hole Record: 194 (Robert Karlsson, 2008)
36-Hole Record: 128 (Robert Karlsson, 2008)
Course Record: 61 (Henrik Bjornstad, 2002; Simon Yates, 2006)
Total Purse: $2,500,000
Shares: 1st Place - $423,966; 2nd Place - $282,644; 3rd Place - $159,243
2008 Finish
Player Score Player Score
Wen-tang Lin * 265 Bernhard Langer 268
Francesco Molinari 265 Richard Sterne 268
Rory McIlroy 265 David Gleeson 268
Chawalit Plaphol 267 Iain Steel 268
Pablo Larrazabal 267 Oliver Wilson 268
* - Won in Playoff
Past UBS Hong Kong Open Winners
Year Winner (Score) -- Runners-Up
2008 *Wen-tang Lin (265) -- Francesco Molinari, Rory McIlroy
2007 Miguel Angel Jimenez (265) -- K.J. Choi, Robert Karlsson,
Thongchai Jaidee
2006 Jose Manuel Lara (265) -- Juvic Pagunsan
2005 Colin Montgomerie (271) -- K.J. Choi, James Kingston, Keng-Chi Lin,
Edward Loar, Thammanoon Srirot
2004 Miguel Angel Jimenez (266) -- Padraig Harrington, James Kingston
2003 Padraig Harrington (269) -- Hennie Otto
2002 Fredrik Jacobson (260) -- Jorge Berendt, Henrik Nystrom
2001 Jose Maria Olazabal (262) -- Henrik Bjornstad
2000 Simon Dyson (263) -- Kim Felton, John Kernohan, Charlie Wi
1999 Patrik Sjoland (273) -- Ian Woosnam
1998 Kang Wook-soon
1997 Frank Nobilo
1996 Rodrigo Cuello
1995 Gary Webb
1994 David Frost
1993 Brian Watts
1992 Tom Watson
1991 Bernhard Langer
1990 Ken Green
1989 Brian Claar
1988 Hsieh Chin-sheng
1987 Ian Woosnam
1986 Seichi Kanai
1985 Mark Aebli
1984 Bill Brask
1983 Greg Norman
1982 Kurt Cox
1981 Chen Tse-ming
1980 Kuo Chie-hsiung
1979 Greg Norman
1978 Hsieh Min-nan
1977 Hsieh Yung-yo
1976 Ho Ming-chung
1975 Hsieh Yung-yo
1974 Lu Liang-huan
1973 Frank Phillips
1972 Walter Godfrey
1971 Orville Moody
1970 Isao Katsumata
1969 Teruo Sugihara
1968 Randall Vines
1967 Peter Thomson
1966 Frank Phillips
1965 Peter Thomson
1964 Hsieh Yung-yo
1963 Hsieh Yung-yo
1962 Len Woodward
1961 Kel Nagle
1960 Peter Thomson
1959 Lu Liang Huan
Note: Formerly called Perrier Hong Kong Open (1999), Omega Hong Kong Open
(2000-05).



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