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Larrazabal and Olesen get EurAsia Cup call-up

European team captain Miguel Angel Jimenez has chosen Pablo Larrazabal and Thorbjorn Olesen as his two wildcard picks for the side to take on Asia in next month's EurAsia Cup.

The Spaniard and the Dane will join the eight automatic qualifiers as the Europeans take on an Asian team led by Thailand's Thongchai Jaidee at the Glenmarie Golf and Country Club in Kuala Lumpur from March 27-29.

Larrazabal impressed Jimenez with his big win at the start of this season in Abu Dhabi, topping a field that also included Rory McIlroy and Phil Mickelson. - AFP.