PGA Tour/Asian Tour
Site: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
Course: The Mines Resort and Golf Club (6,811 yards, par 71).
Purse: $6.1 million. Winner's share: $1,098,000.
Television: Golf Channel (Wednesday-Saturday, 9 p.m.-1 a.m.).
Last year: Bo Van Pelt birdied five of the last eight holes for a six-stroke victory. He finished with a 64 for a 23-under total.
Last week: Tommy Gainey won the McGladrey Classic at Sea Island for his first PGA Tour title, overcoming a seven-stroke deficit with a course-record 60.
Notes: Tiger Woods is competing for the first time in Malaysia since teaming with Mark O'Meara to win the 1999 World Cup at The Mines. Woods also won the individual title. ... The tournament will become a full-fledged PGA Tour event next year when the tour begins its new season in October after the FedEx Cup.
Course: Lake Malaren Golf Club, The Masters Course (7,607 yards, par 72).
Purse: $7 million. Winner's share: $1,166,600.
Television: Golf Channel (Thursday-Sunday, 6-10 a.m.).
Last year: Northern Ireland's Rory McIlroy beat American Anthony Kim with a par on the first extra hole. McIlroy earned $2 million in the non-sanctioned event.
Notes: The top-ranked McIlroy is in the field along with European Ryder Cup teammates Luke Donald, Lee Westwood, Justin Rose, Ian Poulter, Graeme McDowell, Paul Lawrie, Martin Kaymer, Francesco Molinari, Nicolas Colsaerts and Peter Hanson and captain Jose Maria Olazabal.
SUNRISE LPGA TAIWAN CHAMPIONSHIP
Site: Yang Mei, Taiwan.
Course: Sunrise Golf and Country Club (6,390 yards, par 72).
Purse: $2 million. Winner's share: $300,000.
Television: Golf Channel (Thursday-Sunday, 10 a.m.-noon).
Last year: Taiwan's Yani Tseng won the inaugural event for the last of her seven 2011 LPGA Tour titles.
Last week: Norway's Suzann Pettersen won the HanaBank Championship in South Korea for her ninth LPGA Tour title, beating Scotland's Catriona Matthew in a playoff.
Notes: The top-ranked Tseng finished third last week in South Korea. She won three of the first five tour events this year. ... Pettersen also is in the field along with money leader Inbee Park, Jiyai Shin, Na Yeon Choi, Ai Miyazato, So Yeon Ryu, Paula Creamer, Cristie Kerr and Michelle Wie.
Site: San Antonio.
Course: TPC San Antonio, AT&T Canyons Course (6,735 yards, par 71).
Purse: $1.85 million. Winner's share: $277,500.
Television: Golf Channel (Friday-Sunday, 2:30-4:30 p.m.).
Last year: Fred Couples shot 62-62-66 for a seven-stroke victory.
Last event: Fred Funk won the Greater Hickory Classic on Oct. 14 for his second victory of the year.
Notes: Couples is sidelined by back problems. ... The tournament is the final full-field end of the year. The top 30 on the money list will qualify for the Charles Schwab Cup Championship next week at Desert Mountain in Scottsdale, Ariz. ... Bernhard Langer leads the Charles Schwab Cup standings, 111 points ahead of Tom Lehman. The winner will get a $1 million annuity.
WEB.COM TOUR CHAMPIONSHIP
Site: McKinney, Texas.
Course: TPC Craig Ranch (7,438 yards, par 71).
Purse: $1 million. Winner's share: $180,000.
Television: Golf Channel (Thursday-Sunday, 12:30-2:30 p.m.).
Last year: Ken Duke won at Daniel Island in Charleston, S.C., to earn a PGA Tour card as a top-25 finisher on the money list. He jumped from 36th to seventh.
Last week: Russell Henley won the Jacksonville Open for his second victory of the year.
Notes: The top 60 on the money list qualified for the season-ending event. The final top 25 will earn 2013 PGA Tour cards. ... Casey Wittenberg tops the money list with $407,453.
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