History - 2003


Schedule of Events
Monday 10th Nov
Official Practice day
Tuesday 11th Nov
Championship Pro-Am and Gala Dinner
Wednesday 12th Nov
Official Practice day
Thursday 13th Nov
1st round of Volvo China Open
Friday 14th Nov
2nd round of Volvo China Open 
The field will be cut to the 65 leading and ties.
Saturday 15th Nov
3rd round of Volvo China Open
Sunday 16th Nov
Final Round of Volvo China Open & Prize Presentation
Monday 17th Nov
"After the Open"

Venue
Shanghai Silport Golf Club,
Dian-Shan Lake, Kun Shan, Jiangsu,China
T (86-512) 5748 1970  |  F (86-512) 5748 1975

Official Hotel
Hua Ting Hotel & Towers,
1200 Cao Xi Bei Road, Shanghai, China
T (86-21) 6439 1000 | F (86-21) 6255 0830

Prize Money
Total Prize Money: US$500,000 | Winner Share: US$90,000

Participants
The Volvo China Open represents all that is best in professional golf inthis region.
A select 100 of the top ranked players in Asia and the creamof Chinese professional
golf will make up the field of 108 to compete for the coveted title.

Conditions
The tournament will be played over 72 holes (4 rounds) stroke play.
After 36 holes the field will be cut to the leading 65 players plus ties.

Tournament Director
Mr. K J Ng (Asian PGA) 

Sponsors
Title Sponsor
Volvo
Official Golf Club
Shanghai Silport Golf Club
Official Scoring System
Unisys
Official Ball Supplier
Srixon
Official Apparel
Ashworth
Official Water
Coca Cola
Official Golf Cart
E-Z-Go
Official Office Equipment
Fuji Xerox
Official Golf Publication
Golf Magazine
Official TV Supplier
Sanyo
Official Golf Clubs
Taylormade
Official Timer
Tag Heuer
Official Trophy
Waterford Crystal

Projected TV Coverage
  • Live in China by shanghai Broadcasting Network reaching a minimum of 70 million households which represents 75% urban households.Projected coverage in China is:Beijing, Shanghai, Tianjing,Shenzhen, Guanzhou and satellite cities around Shanghai these being Suzhou, Ningbo, Nanjing and Dalian. There will also be live TV broadcast in Taiwan.
  • Live on CNBC Asia with a footprint of 25million homes across Asia Pacific, Jupiter Golf Network reaching 2.5million homes in Japan ,SBS Channel 44 in Korea reaching 1.5 million homes.
  • Delay live on CNBC Europe reaching 40 million homes in Europe and STAR Sports with a footprint of 55 million homes across Asia.
  • One hour APGA highlights show with a reach of at lest 100 million homes across Asia - CCTV5, Guandong TV, Tianjin TV, Dalian TV, Channel 7(Thailand), Sport city (Malaysia),CTS (Taiwan), Jupiter GN (Japan), SNS 44 (Korea), STAR Sports (Taiwan & India),
  • STAR Sports Asia (Pan Asia),CNBC Asia (Pan Asia) and CNBC Europe (Pan Europe).
  • Fice minute feature in the Asia Sport Show shown in TV stations across Asia.
  • In flight features on Virgin, Air France, China Airlines, Malaysian Airlines, Royal Brunei, Cathay Pacific.

Display
There will be a designated area off-course for sponsor display booths. 

Results
RANK
NAME
C/R
R1
R2
R3
R4
TOT(+/-)
PRIZE(USD)
1
ZHANG Lian-Wei
CHN
67
69
69
72
277(-11)
US$90,000.00
2
Thaworn WIRATCHANT
THA
68
69
73
69
279(-9)
US$55,500.00
3
Unho PARK
AUS
70
70
67
74
281(-7)
US$30,900.00
4
Adam FRASER
AUS
68
67
75
72
282(-6)
US$24,000.00
5
Chawalit PLAPHOL
THA
70
71
70
72
283(-5)
US$17,750.00
5
CHOI Gwang-Soo
KOR
71
64
75
73
283(-5)
US$17,750.00
7
Pat GILES
AUS
70
74
71
69
284(-4)
US$14,000.00
8
David GLEESON
AUS
70
67
75
73
285(-3)
US$9,995.00
8
Ross BAIN
SCO
71
65
74
75
285(-3)
US$9,995.00
8
Scott STRANGE
AUS
70
67
71
77
285(-3)
US$9,995.00
8
Simon YATES
SCO
72
68
69
76
285(-3)
US$9,995.00
12
Jason KNUTZON
USA
71
74
71
71
287(-1)
US$7,730.00
12
Des TERBLANCHE
RSA
70
72
73
72
287(-1)
US$7,730.00
12
Greg HANRAHAN
USA
73
67
73
74
287(-1)
US$7,730.00
12
Soe Kyaw NAING
MYN
74
71
68
74
287(-1)
US$7,730.00
16
Gary RUSNAK
USA
73
69
76
70
288(E)
US$6,575.00
16
Nico VAN RENSBURG
RSA
70
73
71
74
288(E)
US$6,575.00
16
Rafael PONCE
ECU
71
67
75
75
288(E)
US$6,575.00
16
Angelo QUE
PHI
67
73
72
76
288(E)
US$6,575.00
20
Vijay KUMAR
IND
73
73
72
71
289(+1)
US$5,680.00
20
Andrew PITTS
USA
74
73
69
73
289(+1)
US$5,680.00
20
Scott BARR
AUS
70
69
76
74
289(+1)
US$5,680.00
20
PARK No-Seok
KOR
74
70
69
76
289(+1)
US$5,680.00
20
Danny ZARATE
PHI
67
71
74
77
289(+1)
US$5,680.00
25
Anura ROHANA
SRI
75
72
72
71
290(+2)
US$5,066.67
25
HONG Chia-Yuh
TPE
68
72
78
72
290(+2)
US$5,066.67
25
KIM Sang-Ki
KOR
70
73
72
75
290(+2)
US$5,066.67
28
Uttam Singh MUNDY
IND
73
71
74
73
291(+3)
US$4,550.00
28
LIANG Wen-Chong
CHN
69
76
73
73
291(+3)
US$4,550.00
28
Craig KAMPS
RSA
72
72
72
75
291(+3)
US$4,550.00
28
Fran QUINN
USA
74
69
71
77
291(+3)
US$4,550.00
32
Clay DEVERS
USA
73
72
74
73
292(+4)
US$3,850.00
32
Sushi ISHIGAKI
JPN
72
70
77
73
292(+4)
US$3,850.00
32
Robert JACOBSON
USA
71
73
74
74
292(+4)
US$3,850.00
32
Harmeet KAHLON
IND
75
70
73
74
292(+4)
US$3,850.00
32
Jason DAWES
AUS
75
70
73
74
292(+4)
US$3,850.00
32
JUNG Gi-Ho
KOR
74
72
71
75
292(+4)
US$3,850.00
32
Thammanoon SRIROT
THA
70
69
76
77
292(+4)
US$3,850.00
32
CHUNG Chun-Hsing
TPE
74
71
70
77
292(+4)
US$3,850.00
40
Terry PILKADARIS
AUS
75
71
74
73
293(+5)
US$3,300.00
40
Scott TAYLOR
USA
69
76
73
75
293(+5)
US$3,300.00
40
P. Gunasegaran
MAS
76
71
71
75
293(+5)
US$3,300.00
43
QIU Zhi-Feng
CHN
73
75
72
74
294(+6)
US$3,000.00
43
Gerald ROSALES
PHI
73
74
72
75
294(+6)
US$3,000.00
43
Gerry NORQUIST
USA
73
74
70
77
294(+6)
US$3,000.00
46
Chris WILLIAMS
RSA
77
69
77
72
295(+7)
US$2,650.00
46
Hendrik BUHRMANN
RSA
75
73
76
71
295(+7)
US$2,650.00
46
Mukesh KUMAR
IND
74
72
75
74
295(+7)
US$2,650.00
46
PARK Boo-Won
KOR
75
73
70
77
295(+7)
US$2,650.00
50
Arjun SINGH
IND
76
70
74
76
296(+8)
US$2,250.00
50
Marcus BOTH
AUS
71
76
73
76
296(+8)
US$2,250.00
50
Jim JOHNSON
USA
71
70
76
79
296(+8)
US$2,250.00
50
Amritinder SINGH
IND
77
66
73
80
296(+8)
US$2,250.00
54
ZHENG Wen-Gen
CHN
71
77
72
77
297(+9)
US$1,950.00
54
Dennis EDLUND
SWE
69
76
74
78
297(+9)
US$1,950.00
56
M. Sasidaran
MAS
72
72
73
81
298(+10)
US$1,800.00
57
Satoshi SHIMOUCHI
JPN
70
78
74
77
299(+11)
US$1,616.67
57
Mardan MAMAT
SIN
72
74
75
78
299(+11)
US$1,616.67
57
Glenn JOYNER
AUS
72
74
75
78
299(+11)
US$1,616.67
60
Boonchu RUANGKIT
THA
75
73
75
77
300(+12)
US$1,500.00
61
Kim FELTON
AUS
74
73
78
76
301(+13)
US$1,375.00
61
Alex RODGER
USA
73
72
77
79
301(+13)
US$1,375.00
61
LU Wei-Lan
TPE
74
74
74
79
301(+13)
US$1,375.00
61
WANG Ter-Chang
TPE
73
73
75
80
301(+13)
US$1,375.00
65
Marciano PUCAY
PHI
76
72
72
82
302(+14)
US$1,250.00
66
Danny CHIA
MAS
71
75
79
78
303(+15)
US$600.00
67
Katsuhiko YAMAZAKI
JPN
77
71
82
74
304(+16)
US$600.00
67
Daniel WEN
TPE
74
71
79
80
304(+16)
US$600.00
69
Firoz ALI
IND
74
74
80
78
306(+18)
US$600.00
69
LU Wei-Chih
TPE
74
72
81
79
306(+18)
US$600.00
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
US$500,000.02

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