Godfather of China golf Zhang Lianwei proud to be part of Hong Kong Open heritage

//Godfather of China golf Zhang Lianwei proud to be part of Hong Kong Open heritage

Godfather of China golf Zhang Lianwei proud to be part of Hong Kong Open heritage

When Zhang Lianwei started work as a caddie in Zhuhai in the late 1980s, little did he know he would one day become the godfather of Chinese golf.Zhang’s story is that of many firsts for China golf as he blazed a trail that would eventually see the likes of Feng Shanshan, the former women’s No 1, and 32nd-ranked men’s player Li Haotong become world-class golfers.The 54-year-old, who holds the course record of 10-under-par 61 for the Old Course at Hong Kong Golf Club, said he was delighted to…

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