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Nov 05

‘Marvellous friends’: Trump and Abe get into swing of things on golf course

US and Japanese leaders joined by world No 4 Hideki Matsuyama for nine holes as Abe pushes nations’ ‘unshakeable’ allianceDonald Trump managed to stay out of the diplomatic rough on the first leg of his five-nation visit to Asia. Whether or not he repe…

Permanent link to this article: https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2017/nov/05/donald-trump-shinzo-abe-golf-us-japan

Oct 26

Golf’s No 4 to take on Trump during Asia tour – but worries he’s not good enough

Hideki Matsuyama paused before accepting ‘once-in-a-lifetime opportunity’ and says he will do his best not to loseThe Japanese golfer Hideki Matsuyama has accepted an invitation to play a round with Donald Trump at the start of the president’s 11-count…

Permanent link to this article: https://www.theguardian.com/world/2017/oct/26/golfs-no-4-to-take-on-trump-during-asia-tour-but-worries-hes-not-good-enough