The tournament is considered Qatar’s annual ‘must-attend’ sporting and social event, first held in 1998 and widely known for bringing together the world’s best golf talent. The likes of Ryder Cup stars Sergio Garcia, Rafael Cabrera-Bello, Justin Rose and Henrik Stenson have all competed for the USD2.5 million prize purse in past years, with South African rising star Branden Grace becoming the tournament’s first ever double champion in 2016.
Sitting at the heart of The European Tour’s Middle East swing, the Commercial Bank Qatar Masters has a rich community history as one of Doha’s leading social events of the year and was attended by over 25,000 live spectators in 2016. Internationally, the tournament has helped establish Qatar as a host of world-class sport and has grown to broadcast to a global TV audience of over 400 million viewers.
“Since 1998, the Commercial Bank Qatar Masters has brought together golf fans, families, sponsors and the world’s best players to deliver heart-stopping action on the course and renowned family entertainment off the course. We are delighted to be celebrating the tournament’s 20th edition as we strive towards ever increasing golf participation in Qatar,” said Hassan Al Naimi, President of QGA.
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