2013 Royal Trophy

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7th Edition of the Royal Trophy
Dates20–22 December 2013
Venue Dragon Lake Golf Club
Location Guangzhou, China
Captains
AsiaEurope
Europe wins the Royal Trophy
  2012

The 2013 Royal Trophy was the seventh edition of the Royal Trophy, a team golf event contested between teams representing Asia and Europe. It was held from 20–22 December at the Dragon Lake Golf Club in Guangzhou, China. Europe won the event by a score of 8½ to 7½. They won five of the last six singles matches and halved the other for the victory.

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Teams

AsiaEurope
PlayerCountryPlayerCountry
Yang Yong-eun
Non-playing captain
Flag of South Korea.svg  South Korea José María Olazábal
Non-playing captain
Flag of Spain.svg  Spain
Kiradech Aphibarnrat Flag of Thailand.svg  Thailand Nicolas Colsaerts Flag of Belgium (civil).svg  Belgium
Hiroyuki Fujita Flag of Japan.svg  Japan Stephen Gallacher Flag of Scotland.svg  Scotland
Ryo Ishikawa Flag of Japan.svg  Japan David Howell Flag of England.svg  England
Kim Hyung-sung Flag of South Korea.svg  South Korea Paul Lawrie Flag of Scotland.svg  Scotland
Kim Kyung-tae Flag of South Korea.svg  South Korea Thorbjørn Olesen Flag of Denmark.svg  Denmark
Liang Wenchong Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg  China Álvaro Quirós Flag of Spain.svg  Spain
Thongchai Jaidee Flag of Thailand.svg  Thailand Marc Warren Flag of Scotland.svg  Scotland
Wu Ashun Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg  China Bernd Wiesberger Flag of Austria.svg  Austria

Schedule

Friday's matches (foursomes)

AsiaResultsEurope
Jaidee/Aphibarnrat5 & 3Gallacher/Lawrie
Ishikawa/Fujita3 & 2Colsaerts/Wiesberger
Kim K./Kim H.4 & 2Quirós/Olesen
Liang/Wu2 & 1Howell/Warren
3Session1
3Overall1

Saturday's matches (four-ball)

AsiaResultsEurope
Jaidee/Aphibarnrat2 & 1Lawrie/Gallacher
Liang/WuhalvedHowell/Warren
Ishikawa/Fujita2 & 1Wiesberger/Olesen
Kim K./Kim H.halvedColsaerts/Quirós
2Session2
5Overall3

Sunday's matches (singles)

AsiaResultsEurope
Aphibarnrat3 & 2Lawrie
Jaidee4 & 2Gallacher
Ishikawa1 upWarren
Kim H.1 upHowell
Kim K.halvedQuirós
Wu3 & 2Olesen
Fujita3 & 2Wiesberger
Liang2 upColsaerts
Session
Overall

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