Absolute ban on its members from playing at Saudi International, a controversial tournament that will no longer be supported by the European Tour from 2022. The PGA Tour is ready to compete against the players on the top American men’s racetrack to face the rise of the emerging Super Golf League.
Saudi International, the decision
A preventive step, as revealed by GolfWeek, to avoid any contact with the Superlega aimed at attracting the attention of the stars of the green with monstrous offers. The same could be done for the European Tour, which, like the PGA Tour, is poised to contradict Saudi International.
Event that could be part of the Asian Tour from 2022. The Solheim Cup organizers and BMW today announced the launch of the BMW Celebrity Match the week of the Solheim Cup 2021, which will take place from August 31 to September 6 at the Inverness Club in Toledo, Ohio.
The Celebrity Match will take place on Thursday, September 2nd at 2pm at the Inverness Club, with celebrities and players competing for the opening crown. “We are delighted to be able to bring the BMW Celebrity Match at the Solheim Cup to life during the event week,” said Solheim Cup tournament director Becky Newell.
“The game was designed with the fans in mind to enhance the experience for Solheim Cup participants and we look forward to seeing these players try their hand at Inverness Club as the prelude to one of the most prestigious teams in women’s golf Events “.
In the celebrity match, two teams will tee off number 10 in scramble format. Three-time US Solheim Cup team captain and 31-time LPGA Tour winner Juli Inkster and six-time US team member and Major Champion Morgan Pressel are among the participants, as is the Radio Hall of Fame presenter and former NFL defensive lineman . Mike Golic.
One of the teams is also led by none other than the multiple platinum and three times GRAMMY Award-winning country artist Darius Rucker. “The Solheim Cup is a prestigious event that, as a fan of great golf, I always enjoy watching,” said Rucker.
“I am honored to be on the same course with these talented players and I can hardly wait to start a friendship competition in the celebrity match!” The BMW Celebrity Match is open to all participants in the Solheim Cup on September 2nd.
Tickets are available at www.solheimcupusa.com, additional participants will be announced in the coming weeks. At the same time as the celebrity match, BMW will be the official partner of the Solheim Cup as the official vehicle.
With a full week of action at Solheim Cup 2021, fans can also purchase various ticket and hospitality packages to enjoy every activity in Toledo at the Inverness Club. New for 2021 is the Meijer Pavilion, which offers ticket holders a 300-degree view of the surrounding holes and improved food and drink options, with local bands playing daily from 11 a.m.
– 2 p.m. The Solheim Cup 2021 will take place September 4-6 at the Inverness Club in Toledo, Ohio. US captain Pat Hurst, along with assistant captains Angela Stanford and Michelle Wie West, will lead the best US players trying to recapture the Solheim Cup on home soil.
Europe will again be led by Captain Catriona Matthew, with Vice-Captains Laura Davies, Kathryn Imrie and Suzann Pettersen at her side. The teams from the USA and Europe will be finalized after the AIG Women’s Open 2021.