Combined tournaments set to take centre stage as Asian Tour, Women European Tour associate

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The Asian Tour and Women European Tour (LET) right now collectively announce two thrilling new combined tournaments in Thailand.

Belief Golf, a part of the TCT Company, will host the Asian Combined Cup and the Asian Combined Stableford Problem as a part of the Belief Golf Asian Combined Sequence. The tournaments will see the main stars on the Asian Tour and LET compete for US$1.5 million within the area of a fortnight.

The revolutionary occasions can be performed back-to-back on the Waterside Course at Siam Nation Membership close to Pattaya – one among Asia’s most interesting golf golf equipment which has hosted quite a few prestigious worldwide championships and is the house of the Honda LPGA Thailand – on 7-10 April and on 13-16 April, 2022.

Each occasions will function 60 Asian Tour gamers and 60 LET gamers, together with 24 sponsor invites, taking part in for a similar prize fund and trophy. Every match will provide a prize fund of US$750,000, together with Official World Golf Rating factors. Race to Costa del Sol and Order of Benefit factors can be awarded to gamers from each Excursions respectively.

The assist of Belief Golf as title sponsor is a big increase for the ground-breaking co-sanctioned occasions. Dr. Prin Singhanart, founding father of the Thai-based know-how enterprise and the Belief Golf Tour, is obsessed with revolutionary golf codecs. With the Thailand Combined, which can be performed in late March, adopted by the Asian Combined in April, Dr Prin hopes to drive in direction of a World Combined Championship someday.  

Belief Golf founder, Dr Prin Singhanart commented: “I’m all the time extraordinarily eager on combined codecs as golf is the one sport permitting individuals of all ages and genders to play collectively. I wish to present a pathway for Thai skills each female and male. If a feminine golfer wins outright, they’ll earn membership to the LET, and if a male golfer wins outright, they’ll earn membership to the Asian Tour. With the Belief Golf Tour affiliated membership programme, it would enable the gamers to be ranked on each order of deserves.

“I consider that sport has all the time been a delicate energy diplomacy method to worldwide relations. By way of the attraction of its distinctive tradition, Thailand has such potential to spice up that in sports activities, particularly with our energy in Thai Boxing and golf. This will contribute to future commerce and funding by strengthening belief and consciousness of our nation’s capabilities.”

Alexandra Armas, CEO of the LET, stated: “We sit up for collaborating with Dr Prin and her imaginative and prescient to nurture the subsequent era of Thai expertise. These new tournaments are necessary steps within the continued development of the LET as we provide 33 taking part in alternatives to our members in 2022 and we sit up for working along with Belief Golf and the Asian Tour at Siam Nation Membership in April.”

Cho Minn Thant, CEO and Commissioner of the Asian Tour, stated: “The Asian Tour is extraordinarily excited so as to add a brand new format of play to our match schedule. We thank Belief Golf for making it potential for the Asian Tour to stage its first combined occasions, which is able to resonate strongly with golf followers within the area. It’s also an thrilling alternative to collaborate with the Women European Tour for the primary time and pay our maiden go to to the highly-regarded Siam Nation Membership.”

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