Golf: Asia mount unlikely comeback to share first EurAsia Cup trophy with Europe
Published on Mar 29, 2014 3:59 PM
Asia staged a stunning comeback for an improbable 10-10 draw with Europe to share the inaugural EurAsia Cup title on Saturday.
Thongchai Jaidee's charges picked up seven of 10 points available in singles for a deserved split of the US$4 million (S$5 million) prize pot.
Asia, trailing 7-3 going into the final day, briefly took the lead at 9½-8½ before Joost Luiten beat Koumei Oda 1-up to pull the Europeans level.
The final match between Asia's Hideto Tanihara and Europe's Gonzalo Fernandez-Castano then finished all square at the Glenmarie Golf & Country Club in Kuala Lumpur.
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