Golf in China is reminiscent of the U.S. a century ago, where pros took second jobs. In an excerpt from "The Forbidden Game" Dan Washburn introduces fans to Zhou Xunshu, an aspiring pro who dreams big.
A day after Alexander Levy played a near-perfect 62 in the second round at the China Open -- the best 18-hole score of his career -- the Frenchman was happy just to get off the course with a 2-under 70 Saturday in pelting rain with gusting winds.
It only took four holes over two days for Dustin Johnson to lose a six-shot lead in the HSBC Champions. All that mattered was the high-powered kick down the stretch Sunday at Sheshan International that brought him the biggest win of his career.