FranceӮs Bouniol makes history by winning Suzhou Open

SUZHOU, China(June 17 , 2019) – In front of a packed grandstand on Jinji Lake International Golf Club”?s closing hole, France”?s Cyril Bouniol drained a pressure-packed 20-foot par putt to secure a one-shot victory at the Suzhou Open, and become the first player from Europe to win on the PGA TOUR Series-China.


McGreevy hoping to continue Saxon’s legacy heading into Suzhou Open

SUZHOU, China(June 12 , 2019)―American Max McGreevy is looking to get over the hurdle and claim his first PGA TOUR-affiliated victory when the Suzhou Open kicks off Thursday. Despite not yet winning an event, McGreevy has been the most consistent player on Tour this year and has even took over the No. 1 spot on the Order of Merit after finishing solo third at last month’s Nantong Championship. Through six events, the 24-year-old has recorded four top-five finishes and has yet to end a tournament outside the top 20.


Techakanokboon rallies then holds on for rainy playoff win

NANTONG, China(May 26 , 2019)—With rain pouring down, Kevin Techakanokboon made an eight-foot birdie putt on the second extra hole of a playoff to defeat Stephen Lewton and win the Nantong Championship. Techakanokboon began the day a stroke behind 54-hole leader Max McGreevy and turned in a stellar final day, shooting a Sunday 67 at Nantong Yangtze River Golf Club. But a disappointing bogey on his last hole of regulation made Techakanokboon work a little harder for his second Tour title that goes with his 2018 Zhuhai Championship triumph.


McGreevy stays in front, leads by one in Nantong

NANTONG, China(May 25 , 2019)—Max McGreevy admitted following his third round that his ball-striking wasn’t as good as it had been the previous two days. It was hard to tell by looking at his score Saturday as the American fired his third consecutive round in the 60s—this time a 3-under 69—to take a one-shot lead over Kevin Techakanokboon into the final round of the Nantong Championship. England’s Stephen Lewton is alone in third, two behind McGreevy. In all, seven additional players are within four strokes of McGreevy’s lead.


McGreevy pulls ahead in Nantong

NANTONG, China(May 24 ,2019)—Despite his consistent play this year, performances that have put Max McGreevy at No. 5 on the Order of Merit, one thing the University of Oklahoma graduate hasn’t done is hold a lead after any PGA TOUR Series-China tournament round. That dry spell ended Friday as McGreevy, after shooting a second consecutive 5-under 67, sits alone at the top of the Nantong Championship leaderboard. He leads the duo of Samuel Del Val and Woojin Jung by two shots, with four others three shots back.

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Quick start gives Gehl two-stroke lead in Nantong

NANTONG, China(May 23 , 2019)—American Brad Gehl has come close to winning on PGA TOUR Latinoamerica, where he has played for the last four years. He has never been able to break through, though. Gehl is looking to change that trend on PGA TOUR Series-China. The Oklahoma State product, in his first season playing in China, opened the Nantong Championship with a bogey-free, 8-under 64 Thursday to take a two-shot lead over Spain’s Samuel Del Val—himself a PGA TOUR Latinoamerica alum—Kevin Techakanokboon and Stephen Lewton. A quartet of players are three shots behind Gehl.


PGA TOUR Series-China still waiting for 2019 breakout star

NANTONG, China(May 21 , 2019)—PGA TOUR Series-China has held five tournaments in 2019, with the sixth event of the year—the Nantong Championship at Nantong Yangtze River Golf Club—beginning Thursday. As the season creeps toward the halfway juncture, trends are typically easy to spot. But when it comes to 2019, and PGA TOUR Series-China, if there is one theme that stands out through the first third of the season it’s that there really hasn’t been one. For instance:


Huang wins qualifier, will make 2019 debut in Nantong

NANTONG, China(May 20 , 2019)—Tao Huang won the open-qualifying tournament at Nantong Yangtze River Golf Club on Monday, earning a spot in this week’s Nantong Championship, the sixth tournament of the 2019 season. Huang birdied the 18th hole to break free from a tie with India’s Lakshya Dev Mudgil, American Lexus Keoninh and China amateur Yunliang Chen. The trio also qualified, alongside Americans Harry Boyd and Kevin Chen, Japan’s Shigeru Nakagawa, China’s Wei Jiang and Xiang Cao and England’s Leon Fricker.


Teenager Weihsuan Wang fires 10 birdies to take 54-hole lead in Qinhuangdao

QINHUANGDAO, CHINA(May 17 , 2019) – ”ŖChinese Taipei”Æs Weihsuan Wang fired 10 birdies, including a stretch of six in a row, and overcame two double bogeys to shoot a 6-under 66 to secure a one-stroke lead heading into Sunday at the Qinhuangdao Championship, the fifth event of this year”Æs PGA TOUR Series-China.