Ice-cool He wins snow-hit Faldo Series Kunming Championship


Kunming (January 28): He Xinyi defied unseasonal icy conditions to emerge victorious in the snow-struck ninth edition of the Faldo Series Kunming Championship.

For the first time in Faldo Series Asia history, two full rounds of a tournament were wiped out by snow which blanketed the award-winning Lakeview Golf Club course.

The modern capital city and transportation hub of China’s south-western Yunnan Province, Kunming is known for its temperate year-round climate.

Award-winning Lakeview set for Faldo Series Kunming Championship


Kunming (January 22): Award-winning Lakeview Golf Club will once more provide a stiff test for competitors when it stages the ninth edition of the Faldo Series Kunming Championship.

Sculpted by Faldo Design, the par-72 parkland-style layout is located just 15 minutes from downtown Kunming and less than half-an-hour from Kunming’s international airport.

Joy for Juliana at Faldo Series New Zealand Championship


Christchurch, New Zealand (January 20): Watch out Lydia Ko, there’s a new kid on the block! Announcing her arrival on the international stage in spectacular fashion, fresh-faced 13-year-old Juliana Hung scored a runaway victory in the second Faldo Series New Zealand Championship, presented by the Canterbury Golf Development Trust.

A member of the Canterbury team which won the 2015 Toro Inter-Provincial title, New Zealand premier women’s team golf tournament, Hung is already being touted as a rising star.

Oscar out to retain Faldo Series New Zealand Championship Title


Christchurch, New Zealand (January 13): Oscar Cadenhead will face a stern examination of his golfing credentials when he defends his title in next week's Faldo Series New Zealand Championship, presented by the Canterbury Golf Development Trust.

The big-hitting Cadenhead swept to a six-stroke success in last year's inaugural event at Clearwater Golf Club, his home course. He went on to finish third in the Boys' Under-21 category at the Faldo Series Asia Grand Final.

Tamardi triumphs in Faldo Series Indonesia Championship


Jakarta, Indonesia (January 11): Tirto Tamardi lived up to his billing as pre-tournament favourite with an assured victory in the ninth Faldo Series Indonesia Championship.

Thanks to a composed final-round display, Tamardi overcame concerted challenges from Stevanus Daniel Wirawan and Inez Beatrice Wanamarta to emerge triumphant over Damai Indah Golf's BSD Course in West Java.

With a 54-hole aggregate of three-under-par 213, Tamardi ended three shots clear of Wirawan and five in front of Wanamarta.

Faldo Series Indonesia Championship showdown in store


Jakarta (January 4): Indonesia’s top-two ranked male amateur golfers are gearing up for what promises to be an intriguing head-to-head showdown in the ninth edition of the Faldo Series Indonesia Championship.

While highly-rated Tirto Tamardi is an overwhelming favourite in the Boys’ Under-16 category, Kevin Caesario Akbar is expected to sweep to victory in the Boys’ Under-18 segment.