Li Triumphs Over Major Champions

Chinese golfer Li Hao-tong delighted his home crowds and collected one of the biggest cheques of his career by holding off a host of Major champions to win the 2016 Mission Hills World Celebrity Pro-Am on the tropical island of Hainan

LPGA star Natalie Gulbis

Oscar winner Michael Douglas, whose movie-star wife Catherine Zeta-Jones competed in the 2010 edition, commented: “This was a treat, what they have done with the golf course here, this is just a stunning job.”

Ex-football idol Dwight Yorke said: “For a golf addict like me to come and play at Mission Hills, it was like a dream come true.” Yorke’s former teammate at Manchester United Paul Scholes added: “I was nervous as hell out there.  It gets the adrenalin going again and gives you that nervous energy that you miss after [retiring from] football.  To have that back, only for a couple of days, was great.”  


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