The Asian Tour and Girls European Tour (LET) at the moment 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 Collection. The tournaments will see the main stars on the Asian Tour and LET compete for US$1.5 million within the house of a fortnight.
The modern occasions will probably be performed back-to-back on the Waterside Course at Siam Nation Membership close to Pattaya – considered one of 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, enjoying for a similar prize fund and trophy. Every event will supply a prize fund of US$750,000, together with Official World Golf Rating factors. Race to Costa del Sol and Order of Advantage factors will probably be awarded to gamers from each Excursions respectively.
The help 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 expertise enterprise and the Belief Golf Tour, is enthusiastic about modern golf codecs. With the Thailand Combined, which will probably be performed in late March, adopted by the Asian Combined in April, Dr Prin hopes to drive in direction of a World Combined Championship at some point.
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 want to present a pathway for Thai abilities 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 permit the gamers to be ranked on each order of deserves.
“I consider that sport has all the time been a mushy 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 may 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 following era of Thai expertise. These new tournaments are necessary steps within the continued development of the LET as we provide 33 enjoying 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 event schedule. We thank Belief Golf for making it attainable for the Asian Tour to stage its first combined occasions, which can resonate strongly with golf followers within the area. It is usually an thrilling alternative to collaborate with the Girls European Tour for the primary time and pay our maiden go to to the highly-regarded Siam Nation Membership.”