18 Apr '12, 5pm

Guan Tian-lang, 13, qualifies for Volvo China Open, is youngest ever to play in European Tour event #pga #golf

Guan Tian-lang, 13, qualifies for Volvo China Open, is youngest ever to play in European Tour event #pga #golf

TIANJIN, China -- Following the rise of the likes of Rory McIlroy, professional golf is increasingly being seen as a younger man's game. But that axiom will be pushed to the limit this week. Junior world champion Guan Tian-lang is set to become the youngest player in European Tour history when he tees off in the Volvo China Open at just 13 years and 173 days of age. VOLVO CHINA OPEN Binhai Lake, a Pete Dye design that opened in 2010, is hosting the Volvo China open for the first time. What's in the winners' bags Golf on TV Donald surrenders No. 1 ranking to McIlroy Hanson plays China Open proud of Masters performance Junior champ Guan, 13, sets age record at China Open Golf in Asia continues to grow at a significant rate, but its progress cannot match that of the Chinese youngster, who has already taken the world of junior golf by storm. The previous record was held by Lo ...

Full article: http://www.pga.com/news/european-tour/junior-champ-guan-t...

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