Maybank Championship

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Maybank Championship
Maybank Championship logo.png
Tournament information
Location Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Established 2016
Course(s) Saujana Golf and Country Club
Par 72
Length 7,186 yards (6,571 m)
Tour(s) Asian Tour
European Tour
Format Stroke play
Prize fund US$3.0 million
Month played February
Current champion
India Shubhankar Sharma
Saujana G&CC is located in Malaysia
Saujana G&CC
Saujana G&CC
Location in Malaysia

The Maybank Championship is a golf tournament, co-sanctioned by the Asian Tour and the European Tour, to be played annually in Malaysia. The inaugural tournament was played from 18–21 February 2016 at Royal Selangor Golf Club in Kuala Lumpur.[1] In 2017 and 2018, it was played at Saujana Golf and Country Club. It has a purse of US$3,000,000.

From 1999 through 2015, the European and Asian tours had co-sanctioned the Malaysian Open, of which Maybank had been the title sponsor from 2006 to 2015.

Winners

Season Venue Winner Country Score To par Margin of
victory
Runner(s)-up
Asian Euro
Maybank Championship
2018 2018 Saujana Golf and Country Club Shubhankar Sharma  India 267 −21 2 strokes Spain Jorge Campillo
2017 2017 Saujana Golf and Country Club Fabrizio Zanotti  Paraguay 269 −19 1 stroke United States David Lipsky
Maybank Championship Malaysia
2016 2016 Royal Selangor Golf Club Marcus Fraser  Australia 269 −15 2 strokes South Korea Lee Soo-min
Philippines Miguel Tabuena

References

  1. ^ "Royal Selangor to host Maybank event in 2016". Asian Tour. 8 August 2015.

External links

  • Coverage on the European Tour's official site
  • Coverage on the Asian Tour's official site

Coordinates: 3°06′22″N 101°34′30″E / 3.106°N 101.575°E / 3.106; 101.575

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