One of the top golf tournaments, the Asian Tour, returned after a two-year hiatus due to the COVID-19. The first of the seven events in the calendar, PIF Saudi International took place in Saudi Arabia from Feb 3-6. The second event, Royal's Cup 2022 took place in Thailand from February 24-27, and the third one, International Series Thailand was held from March 3-6 at the Black Mountain Golf Club in Prachuabkhirikhan, Thailand.
Now, the fourth event in the calendar, The DGC Open is all set to be played from March 24-27 at the Delhi Golf Club in Delhi. Interestingly, the 2022 DGC Open is the inaugural edition of the tournament. The announcement about the same was made two months ago, on 6 January 2022. DGC's last Asian Tour event was Panasonic Open in November 2019. With prize money of USD 500,000, the DGC Open will also be the richest prize-money event, outside the joint-sanctioned events on the European Tour and Asian Tour, seen in over 25 years at the DGC.
Here is all the information on DGC Open
When will the DGC Open start?
The DGC Open is all set to kick off on 24 March and will go on till 27 March.
Where will be the DGC Open played?
The inaugural edition of the DGC Open will be played at the Delhi Golf Club. The Gary Player-redesigned course will also be used during this event.
What is the Prize money for The DGC Open?
The winner of The DGC Open will get whopping prize money of $500,000.
What are the timings?
The 1st and 2nd Round will be played from 6:30 AM to 6:30 PM on 24th and 25th March. The third round is expected to be played between 7:30 AM to 4 PM on 26th March while the Leaders tee-off will be around 11 AM. The final round will be played between 7:30 AM to 11 AM on 27th, the Leaders tee off will be around 11 AM, and the Prize Presentation will be done around 4 PM.