Asia dominated the opening-day foursomes in Guangzhou to build a 3-1 Royal Trophy lead over Jose Maria Olazabal's European team.
Europe captain Jose-Maria Olazabal wants the opening foursomes to be a "nightmare" for Asia at The Royal Trophy.
Europe's former Ryder Cup captain Jose Maria Olazabal is hoping it will be third time lucky in this week's Royal Trophy.
Henrik Stenson capped a stunning season by being named the 2013 Race to Dubai European Tour golfer of the year.
Henrik Stenson's first tournament of 2014 will be the Abu Dhabi Golf Championship, which starts on January 16.
Victor Dubuisson's superb end to the season sees him rewarded with a place in The Masters at Augusta for the first time.
Harris English and Matt Kuchar claimed a convincing victory at the Franklin Templeton shootout.
Sergio Garcia cards a final round 68 to take victory in the Thailand Golf Championship ahead of Henrik Stenson.
Dawie van der Walt held his nerve over the closing holes to win the Nelson Mandela Championship by two shots.