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Wu Ashun Wins 2022 Magical Kenya Open Golf Championships 

Ashun Wu becomes the 1st Chinese player to win a DP World Tour event in Africa.

Wu Ashun of China emerged triumphant on Sunday as the winner of the 53rd edition of the Magical Kenya Open golf title with a six-under-par 65 for a total of four rounds of 16 under par 268.

Hurley Long of Germany, Thriston Lawrence of South Africa and Aaron Cockerill of Canada emerged joint second on 12 under par 279.

Wu Ashun became the first Chinese player to win the international event pocketing Ksh 36.3 million. (€291,660).

“It’s a very, very good feeling today to win a championship. It was very tough today, I played very, very well today and made seven birdies,” Wu told the DP World Tour website.

“It’s a big celebration, I’m so happy with my family here,” Ashun said.

“It’s a very very good feeling today to win a championship. It was very tough today, I played very very well today and made seven birdies.”


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