WGC-HSBC Champions in Shanghai in November, and heads to the Genzon Golf Club this week eager to continue his winning run in the region.
“Back-to-back wins in China would be pretty special,” said Watson.
“This is a great opportunity for me to come back to China and play in a new event, which will make a big contribution to the development of golf in southern China. I’m looking forward to getting to Shenzhen and playing my part in making some history.”
The American heads to China on the back of a 38th-place finish at the Masters.