Dubai. The UAE golfing calendar welcomes a new annual golf tournament with the launch of the
Open to all amateur UAE resident golfers with an officially registered handicap, the event features five categories of match play competition – men’s and ladies singles, men’s and ladies doubles, and mixed doubles.
The event is the latest addition to
To commence the inaugural Match Play Series, players at the top of the draw for the opening round will have home advantage and will therefore select the course where their first match will be played. In the following rounds, the players who record the highest winning margins from their previous round match will then be awarded home advantage.
The top 16 players from the Men’s Singles and the top 8 players from the Ladies Singles will join the 6 players that qualified through the
Vijay Rao, General Manager of
Rao added: “Our new Match Play Series continues our commitment to support the local sporting culture. Through our strategic partnership with the Emirates Golf Club, we’re able to bring
Match play registration via the event website www.porschedubaigolf.com opens on 13th October and closes at 12 noon on 30th October. The first round draw will be announced on Sunday 2nd November, 2014 and players will have three weeks to complete their matches. All players entering the series will receive an invitation to attend the