Wales will host a Major Championship for the first time in 2014 when The Senior Open Championship Presented by Rolex visits Royal Porthcawl Golf Club and all golf enthusiasts can ensure they are part of this special occasion by taking advantage of a festive ticketing offer.
Tom Watson, one of the all-time golfing greats, will achieve a lifelong ambition in July when he sets foot on Welsh soil for the first time in the Senior Open Championship Presented by Rolex at Royal Porthcawl.
Colin Montgomerie and Corey Pavin, the men who led Europe and the United States respectively in the dramatic 2010 Ryder Cup at Celtic Manor Resort, are preparing to renew their rivalry on Welsh soil after confirming they will be part of the field for The Senior Open Championship Presented by Rolex at Royal Porthcawl Golf Club, from July 24-27.
Miguel Angel Jiménez, the oldest winner in the history of The European Tour, celebrated his 50th birthday today by declaring his intention to compete in The Senior Open Championship Presented by Rolex, which tees off at Royal Porthcawl Golf Club exactly 200 days from now.
Ian Woosnam admits he will be a proud Welshman when his country hosts The Senior Open Championship Presented by Rolex for the first time this month, and the former World Number One is hoping to produce a performance befitting the special occasion.
Northern Ireland’s Ronan Rafferty, who finished European Number One in 1989, reached the milestone of his 50th birthday today and immediately turned his attention to a debut in the Senior Open Championship, Presented by Rolex, at Royal Porthcawl from
The qualifying event for this year’s Senior Open Championship Presented by Rolex has attracted a near record number of entries, with almost 500 players attempting to join iconic names such as Bernhard Langer, Colin Montgomerie, Tom Watson and Ian Woo
Former Ryder Cup player Gordon Brand Jnr is hoping that Royal Porthcawl’s first staging of The Senior Open Championship Presented by Rolex can inspire him to Major success, 32 years after he claimed his maiden European Tour title at the famous Bridgend links.
Roger Chapman is hoping to complete an historic hat-trick of Senior Major Championship titles when he joins a star-studded field for The Senior Open Championship Presented by Rolex, from July 24-27.
Principality Building Society, Wales’ largest building society, has given its support to The Senior Open Championship Presented by Rolex, which will be played in Wales for the first time this summer.
Age Cymru and Tenovus have been announced as the Official Charities of The 2014 Senior Open Championship Presented by Rolex, which will be played at Royal Porthcawl Golf Club in Wales for the first time, from July 24-27.
The Senior Open Championship presented by Rolex will be played in Wales for the first time in 2014 and the Wales Senior Open will also return to the European Senior Tour schedule next year.
The R&A has announced the venues for its amateur championships in 2016 which include some of the most prestigious courses in Great Britain and Ireland.
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