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Team Europe Retain Title, Team Asia Fight Hard

Last update: 14/01/2018
SHAH ALAM, Jan 14 (Bernama) -- Thomas Bjorn-led Team Europe put on a strong challenge in the final round of the 2018 EurAsia Cup presented by DRB-Hicom and comfortably outclassed Team Asia to retain the title for the second time at the Glenmarie Golf and Country Club, here today.

Team Europe surged from a one point deficit after two days of competition added eight-and-a-half points from today's singles event for overall 14 points to win the tournament by four points.

In today's final round, Team Asia managed to add three-and-a-half points for a three-day total of 10 points.

"It was a fantastic first couple of days. These kind of events always become closer than you think sometimes, and that's always good to know.

"When you go out there as a team, you've got to play. You play for very few points the first two days and then you play for a lot of points on Sunday, and that's the way these events are. It can swing very much on the last day and we showed today that if you are good and strong on Sundays, you can win these things," said the-46-year-old who has 15 European Tour titles to his cap.....


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