CTBC Bank reaches deal to sponsor pro golfer Teresa Lu
The China Post news staff
January 26, 2014, 12:01 am TWN
TAIPEI, Taiwan -- CTBC Bank (formerly known as Chinatrust Commercial Bank) has announced a sponsorship deal with Taiwanese professional golfer Teresa Lu, who won the LPGA-endorsed Mizuno Classic in Japan in November 2013.
Lu, 27, is the second CTBC-sponsored golfer who mainly focuses on Japan (JLPGA), and the fifth Taiwanese woman golfer who has captured an LPGA title, her first. Lu is 54th in the LPGA rankings.
Lu, who started playing golf while a fifth-grader, turned professional at the age of 18, and has won several titles in tournaments held in Taiwan, CTBC Bank said.