Venue Info

Course Info

GREENS

 

Type of grass

- Bermuda

Height of cut

- 2.9mm

Speed/stimpmeter reading

- 10'7"

Any specific comments

- Greens are firm and in very good condition

FAIRWAYS

 

Type of grass

- Bermuda / Zoysia

Height of cut

- 9mm 

General width and contouring

- Average width

Any specific comments

- Tight and in very good condition

TEES / COLLARS

 

Type of grass

- Bermuda

Height of cut

- Tees 8mm / Collars 9mm

Any specific comments

- Tees and Collars in good condition

ROUGH

 

Type of grass

- Bermuda / Zoysia

Height of cut

- semi

- intermediate

- rough

- Any Specific Comments

 

- 22mm

- N/A

- 64mm

 

WEATHER

 

Weather in advance

- A lot of rain leading up to the event

Forecast for tournament

- Mostly sunny with light winds

COURSE

 

Opened

- New course opened in 1931 and Eden Course in 1971

Course designer

- New course is designed by L.S Greenhill and Eden course by John Harris

Special features

- Four left dog leg holes, two right dog leg holes 

General playability

- Short and tight, accuracy is rewarded

Undulating / flat

- Flat

Tree lined / exposed

- Tree lined golf course

Many / few water hazards

- A few ditches

Changes to the course

- None

OTHER FEATURES         

- Hong Kong Open is played over a composite course - New and Eden courses. Tournament played as a 2 tee start (Holes 1 & 11). This is the only tournament, other than The Masters, to be played over the same course consecutively for over 57 years. The Hong Kong Open is Hong Kong’s oldest professional sporting event.

 

Card of Course

Hong Kong GC


HoleParYardsMetres HoleParYardsMetres
14468428 104367336
23149136 114466426
35551504 123144132
44288263 135529484
53192176 144395361
64447409 154426390
74380347 164411376
83188172 174406371
94493451 184410375
Out3431562886 In3635543251
7067106137


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Tournament Leaderboard

Pos Player nameNatHolePar
1BRAZEL, SamAUS18-13
2CABRERA BELLO, RafaESP18-12
T3DODT, AndrewAUS18-11
T3FLEETWOOD, TommyENG18-11
5LIPSKY, DavidUSA18-10
6WILLETT, DannyENG18-9

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