PGA TOUR/ASIAN TOUR

CIMB CLASSIC

Site: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Schedule: Thursday-Sunday

Course: Kuala Lumpur Golf & Country Club, West Course (6,967 yards, par 72).

Purse: $7 million (winner's share: $1.26 million)

TV: Golf Channel (Wednesday-Saturday, 8 p.m.-midnight)

Last year: Nick Watney won at The Mines Resort, closing with a course-record 10-under 61. Bo Van Pelt and Robert Garrigus were a stroke back. Tiger Woods tied for fourth.

Last week: Webb Simpson won the Shriners Hospitals for Children Open in Las Vegas for his fourth tour title, shooting 64-63-67-66 for a six-stroke victory. ... Scott Hend won the Macau Open by three shots for his third Asian Tour victory of the year.

Notes: The tournament is an official PGA Tour event for the first time. The winner will receive a two-year tour exemption and a spot in the Masters. ... Phil Mickelson is in the field along with Keegan Bradley, Sergio Garcia, Bubba Watson, Rickie Fowler, Ernie Els and Asian Tour money leader Kiradech Aphibarnrat.

LPGA TOUR

LPGA TAIWAN CHAMPIONSHIP

Site: Yang Mei, Taiwan

Schedule: Thursday-Sunday

Course: Sunrise Golf & Country Club (6,390 yards, par 72).

Purse: $2 million (winner's share: $300,000)

TV: Golf Channel (Thursday-Sunday, 9 a.m.-noon)

Last year: Suzann Pettersen beat Inbee Park by three strokes.


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Last week: Amy Yang won the KEB HanaBank Championship in South Korea, birdieing the first hole of a playoff to beat South Korean compatriot Hee Kyung Seo. Michelle Wie tied for third place.

Note: The tour is off next week. The five-event Asian swing will end Nov. 8-10 with the Mizuno Classic in Japan.

CHAMPIONS TOUR

AT&T CHAMPIONSHIP

Site: San Antonio

Schedule: Friday-Sunday

Course: TPC San Antonio, AT&T Canyons Course (6,735 yards, par 71)

Purse: $1.9 million (winner's share: $285,000)

TV: Golf Channel (Friday-Sunday, 12:30-3 p.m.

Last year: David Frost beat Bernhard Langer with a birdie on the second hole of a playoff.

Last week: San Mateo's Michael Allen won the Greater Hickory Classic for his second tour title of the year, beating Olin Browne with a birdie on the first hole of a playoff.

Notes: The top 30 on the money list after the tournament will advance to the season-ending Charles Schwab Cup Championship next week at TPC Harding Park in San Francisco. ... Kenny Perry leads the Charles Schwab Cup standings, 494 points ahead of second-place Langer.

EUROPEAN TOUR

BMW MASTERS

Site: Shanghai

Schedule: Thursday-Sunday

Course: Lake Malaren Golf Club, The Masters Course (7,607 yards, par 72)

Purse: $7 million (winner's share: $1,166,600)

TV: Golf Channel (Thursday-Sunday, 3-7 a.m.)

Last year: Peter Hanson held off Rory McIlroy by a stroke.

Last week: Jin Jeong won the Perth International, beating Ross Fisher with a par on the first hole of a playoff.

Note: The tournament opens the four-event Final Series. The WGC-HSBC Champions is next week, also in Shanghai, followed by the Turkish Airlines Open in Antalya and the World Tour Championship in Dubai.

-- ASSOCIATED PRESS