The Saudi International Golf Championship, with a total prize pool of $5 million and the participation of a group of the world’s key golf stars, will kick off at the Royal Greens Golf Club in King Abdullah Economic City in Jeddah, next Thursday (Feb 2).
The four-day tournament is considered one of the most prominent international golf tournaments, given that it attracts some of the best and most famous Golf players in the world to the Red Sea coast, said a Saudi Press Agency report.
The tournament is presented by the Public Investment Fund and sponsored by SoftBank Investment Consulting,
The 5th edition of the Saudi International Championship will run under the umbrella of the Asian Tour. Golf starts taking part include last year's title holder Harold Varner, the winner of The Best Player Award for 2022 from PGA Cameron Smith, and the holder of the Saudi International Championship title in two previous editions, Dustin Johnson, in addition to many Asian Tour players and talents, the report said.