30 Oct '16, 3pm

Hideki Matsuyama becomes first Asian to win a World Golf Championship

Hideki Matsuyama becomes first Asian to win a World Golf Championship

SHANGHAI — Hideki Matsuyama waved to a cheering crowd from the top balcony of a corporate suite over the 18th green at Sheshan International, where moments earlier he finished up a thorough beating of a world-class field in the HSBC Champions. He never felt higher. His game never felt better. And the 24-year-old Japanese star can only hope that he's just getting started. Matsuyama never gave anyone a chance Sunday, closing with a 6-under 66 for a seven-shot victory that made him the first Asian to win a World Golf Championships event since the series began in 1999. And it was only fitting that he won at the event billed as "Asia's major." "He was brilliant," said defending champion Russell Knox, who played in the last group and was along for the ride. "No weaknesses the last two days. He drove the ball well and far, and his iron play was very good. And he made it look very...

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