After a successful comeback from Tiger at Hero World Challenge fans are waiting for more, the event was won by Rickie Fowler after overcoming a 7-stroke gap from the previous day. Atwal lost his claim on the fourth title on the European Tour in a playoff against Frittelli at AfrAsia Bank Mauritius Open, going with the same pace, this week promises to be exciting too with two events scheduled on various Tours.
Tournaments schedule for the week
- PGA Tour – QBE Shootout
- European Tour – Joburg Open
PGA Tour – QBE Shootout
QBE Shootout is an annual team golf event on the PGA Tour started in 1989 and hosted by the legendary golfer Greg Norman. The event takes place at Tiburon Golf Club in Naples, Florida.
The Shootout is a 3-day 54-hole stroke play event in which teams of two compete, a format started in 2014.
Winner of the event in 2016 were Harris English and Matt Kuchar, and the event is scheduled for Dec 8th – Dec 10th, 2017.
2. European Tour – Joburg Open
Joburg Open is an annual men’s professional golf event on the European Tour, and co-sanctioned by Sunshine Tour played at the Royal Johannesburg & Kensington Golf Club in Johnannesburg, South Africa. the event sees participation from more than 210 players in the field as its played over the West and East Courses for the first two rounds and follows a cut for the top 65 and ties.
Defending champion for the event is Darren Fichardt who defeated Stuart Manley and Paul Waring by a shot in 2016. The event is scheduled from Dec 7th – Dec 10th, 2017.