As the PGA Tour seals a new lucrative tournament in Asia, there are new challenges for the European Tour and its players.
Padraig Harrington secures his first European Tour win in eight years with a one-shot victory at the Portugal Masters.
Scotland's Russell Knox falls out of contention as American Justin Thomas successfully defends his CIMB Classic title in Malaysia.
Welshman Stephen Dodd wins the 2016 Senior Italian Open by one shot from his countryman Phillip Price.
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