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BMW Golf Cup International: Team China wins in Los Cabos.

  • The prominence of a biggest general contest series
    for pledge golfers ends with a Chinese group winning the
    National Team Category.
  • A golf contest during pro turn and a fascinating supporting
    programme underline a sign of a contest series: “Once in A Lifetime”.
  • Ryder Cup fable Colin Montgomerie presents a trophies as
    a guest of honour.


Los Cabos. The World Final of a BMW Golf Cup International
was hold in Mexico again for a initial time in 17 years. Around
100,000 eager pledge golfers around a universe took partial in
a contest series, for 100 of them, their dream of a unique
golfing knowledge came loyal final week. In Los Cabos during a southern
tip of a Baja California peninsula, Team China prevailed in the
National Team Category. At a shutting celebration dinner, eight-time
leader of a European Tour Order of Merit, Colin Montgomerie of
Scotland, presented a winners trophies in a particular rankings
to players from Germany, China and South Korea.

“The initial World Final during Los Cabos given 2002 has been a wonderful
event. You can feel usually how eager pledge golfers around the
universe are about a contest series. Thank we to all the
participants,” pronounced Alexander Wehr, CEO BMW Group Latin America.
“Their sporting opening and a approach they all got on together
combined a special atmosphere on what are truly beautiful, though also
really demanding, golf courses. This World Final will live prolonged in all
a memories.”

The World Final was played on a illusory Cabo del Sol site. On
a Ocean Course (design: Jack Nicklaus) and a Desert Course
(design: Tom Weiskopf), a Chinese group dethroned Team Thailand after
3 rounds with 303 points (Stableford, net); Team Thailand won
twice in a row, in George (RSA) final year and in Dubai (VAE) in 2017.
The Thai group (288) tied for third place with Team United Kingdom this
year, second place went to Team South Korea (290). Overall, amateur
golfers from 34 nations took part.

For a ladies, Jisook Kim (South Korea, 112) was a transparent winner
forward of second-placed Pornsawan Chansuke (Thailand, 106). In third
place was Samatha Hill (United Kingdom, 104). In contrast, there was a
heart-stopping culmination in a Men we category: Three players were tied
with 106 points after 54 holes. In a “countback”, Xiaowei Wu (China)
was a contingent winner, forward of his associate countryman Qingquan Yang
and James Smith (USA).

Christian Batz of Germany distinguished a clearest feat of the
week. He usually competent for Mexico in a Germany final on Sylt on the
final compare play hole; in Los Cabos he was in a difficulty of his possess in
a Men II category. With 109 points he was good forward of Soon Tiew Oh
of Malaysia and Colin Pickett (United Kingdom, both 99).

“I can usually repeat what we have pronounced many times before: this is a
illusory array of tournaments, and we am gay to have been
invited to a World Final. BMW is an critical partner to a sport
of golf, both during a veteran turn and during an pledge level,” said
Colin Montgomerie. “The World Final is a smashing eventuality for golf
enthusiasts and a fanciful arrangement of what creates this competition so unique.
It was an honour for me to be in Los Cabos to join in this festival of golf.”

“Monty”, member of a “World Golf Hall of Fame” given 2013, provided
dual highlights of a World Final himself, when he wowed guest during a
Golf Clinic and presented a trophies during a celebration dinner. As a
gorgeous finish to a World Final, Montgomerie brought a prize that
he won 6 times as a actor and once as captain: a mythological Ryder Cup.

The World Final is not usually a golf contest during vital level, the
eventuality is also peerless divided from a golf courses. The world
finalists and approximately 220 guest stayed during a disdainful resort
“Sheraton Grand Los Cabos Hacienda del Mar”. Exclusive dusk events
and a ancillary programme, that focussed on a illusory scenery
of Baja California, Mexican enlightenment and a fascinating wildlife of
a Gulf of California done a tour to Mexico a
“Once-In-A-Lifetime” experience.