Found November 02, 2012 on Fox Sports:
This week's stop on the European Tour is the Barclays Singapore Open. Held at the Sentosa Golf Club, this event will feature 63 players from the European Tour, 63 players from the Asian Tour and a host of top players such as World #1 Rory McIlroy,Hall of Famer Phil Mickelson and three-time winner of this event, Adam Scott. In addition to his three wins (2005, 2006, 2010), Scott has also finished third in 2007 and tied for third in 2009 and has to be considered one of the favorites given his play throughout the year. In addition to these three early commitments, expect the top names on Tour to also play since the DP World Tour Championship is just two weeks away and this is a perfect opportunity to hone their games and gain ranking points. Last year, Spaniard Gonzalo Fernandez-Castano won the shortened and rain delayed event in sudden death on Monday. Both he and Filipino Juvic Pagunsan finished regulation at 14-under par but the weather problems forced the playoff to Monday wher...

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