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WORLD GOLF CHAMPIONSHIPS
Course: Sheshan International Golf Club (7,199 yards, par 72).
Purse: $8.5 million. Winner's share: $1.4 million.
Television: Golf Channel (Wednesday, 11 p.m.-4 a.m.; Thursday-Friday, 11 a.m.-4 p.m., 11 p.m.-4 a.m.; Saturday, 11 a.m.-4 p.m., 11 p.m.-3 a.m.; Sunday, 11 a.m.-4 p.m.).
Last year: England's Ian Poulter won at Mission Hills, rallying for a two-stroke victory.
Last week: Ryan Moore won the CIMB Classic on Monday in Malaysia for his third PGA Tour title, beating Gary Woodland with a birdie on the first hole of a playoff. ... Spain's Gonzalo Fernandez-Castano won the European Tour's BMW Masters by a stroke at Lake Malaren.
Notes: The tournament is a regular-season PGA Tour event for the first time. It is in its ninth season and fifth as a WGC event. ... Rory McIlroy beat Tiger Woods 67-69 on Monday in an exhibition match at Mission Hills. Woods is skipping the WGC event. He will play next week in the European Tour's Turkish Airlines Open. ... Phil Mickelson, the 2007 and 2009 winner at Sheshan International, is coming off a 19th-place tie in Malaysia. ... Germany's Martin Kaymer won in 2011 at Sheshan International.
PGA Tour site: http://www.pgatour.com
European Tour site: http://www.europeantour.com
Site: San Francisco.
Course: TPC Harding Park (7,127 yards, par 71).
Purse: $2.5 million. Winner's share: $440,000.
Television: Golf Channel (Thursday-Sunday, 4:30-7 p.m., 7:30-10 p.m.)
Last year: Lehman won at Desert Mountain in Arizona to become the first player to win the season points title two straight years. He birdied four of the last five holes for a six-stroke victory.
Last week: Kenny Perry won the AT&T Championship in San Antonio for his third victory of the year, holing a 10-foot birdie putt on the first hole of a playoff with Bernhard Langer.
Notes: The top 30 on the money list advanced to the season-ending event. ... Perry leads the Charles Schwab Cup standings, 612 points ahead of second-place Langer. They are the only players with a shot at the $1 million annuity for the points title. Perry won the Senior Players Championship and U.S. Senior Open in consecutive tour starts this summer. ... Langer leads the money list with $2,234,095 — $106,657 ahead of Perry. ... Perry, Langer and Fred Funk will represent the Champions Tour in the Wendy's 3-Tour Challenge in Nevada on Nov. 12.
Next event: Mizuno Classic, Nov. 8-10, Kintetsu Kashikojima Country Club, Shima, Japan.
Last week: Suzann Pettersen successfully defended her title in the LPGA Taiwan Championship for her fourth tour victory of the year and third in five starts. The Norwegian star beat Solheim Cup teammate Azahara Munoz by five strokes.
JAPAN GOLF TOUR: Mynavi ABC Championship, Thursday-Sunday, ABC Golf Club, Hyogo, Japan. Online: http://www.jgto.org
SUNSHINE TOUR: Cape Town Open, Thursday-Sunday, Royal Cape Golf Club. Cape Town, South Africa. Online: http://www.pgatour.co.za
PGA TOUR LATINOAMERICA: Colombian Classic, Thursday-Sunday, San Andres Golf Club, Bogota, Colombia. Online: http://www.pgatourla.com
LADIES EUROPEAN TOUR: China Suzhou Taihu Open, Friday-Sunday, Suzhou Taihu International Golf Club, Suzhou, China. Online: http://www.ladieseuropeantour.com
JAPAN LPGA TOUR: Hisako Higuchi Ladies, Friday-Sunday, Musashigaoka Golf Club, Saitama, Japan. Online: http://www.lpga.or.jp