Inspired by the sport's Olympic inclusion in 2016 and local star Feng Shanshan's strong performance internationally, female golf of China has been enjoying a surge in interest from the media and unprecedented support from the government and sponsors in recent years.
Promotion of the sport of golf in China is being hindered by a lack of public golf courses and stubbornly high fees, despite recent splashes made by Chinese golfers on international courses.
US Golfer Tiger Woods arrives with US skier Lindsey Vonn at the Metropolitan Museum of Art Costume Institute Benefit celebrating the opening of "PUNK: Chaos to Couture" in New York, May 6, 2013.
The youngest player to compete on the European Tour missed the cut, while Mikko Ilonen of Finland tied the course record with a 9-under 63 Friday for a three-shot lead at the China Open.
Guan Tianlang is finding his groove by playing in significant golf events in the United States.
Lion Lake's support for Guan Tianlang is just one reflection of the group's dedication to bolstering the development of youth golf in China.
I've earned the right to ask one simple thing: Let's never compare anybody to Yao Ming again.
Guan Tianlang became a household name overnight when the 14-year-old recently impressed the world with his performance at the Masters golf tournament in the United States.
American Charley Hoffman, wielding a red-hot putter, moved a step closer to his third PGA Tour victory as he forged two shots clear in Saturday's third round of the RBC Heritage at Hilton Head Island, South Carolina.
Australia's long wait for a Masters champion is finally over, and when Adam Scott won at rainy Augusta National on Sunday an entire nation rejoiced and breathed a collective sigh of relief.
Young Chinese golfer Guan Tianlang was named the "Low Amateur" in the Butler Cabin after his 12 over finish at the Masters on Sunday, becoming the youngest ever holder of this title in the tournament's 77-year history.
Chinese teenager Guan Tianlang extended his record run at the Masters into the third round, followed by larger galleries and a 'Guan Army' of young admirers at Augusta National on Saturday.