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The 2014 Volvo World Match Play Championship will take place from 15th October to 19th October 2014. It will be held in Kent, England. It will be played at the London Gold Club. It is a part of the European Tour.
This will be the 49th championship to be played. The total price money is € 2,250,000.00, with the champion getting € 650, 000.00 of it. The format for this year’s championship will be 16 players split into four groups. This is done on the basis of their official World Golf Rankings. The top two players in each of the group will progress to the next round; which will be a knock out round.
The top seed in this year’s tournament is Swedish Henrik Stenson. The 2nd seed is Graeme McDowell of Northern Ireland. The 3rd seed is Victor Dubuisson of France. The 4th seed is Jamie Donaldson of Wales. The 5th seed is Patrick Reed of United States of America. The 6th seed is Stephen Gallacher of Scotland. The 7th seed is Joost Luiten of Netherlands while the 8th seed is Thongchai Jaidee of Thailand.
Posted: 17th May 2012
May 17th through the 20th the Volvo World Match Play Championship will be held at the Finca Cortesin in Casares, Andalucia, Spain. This golf tournament is worth two million and seven hundred and fifty thousand Euros and it will be followed by the May 24th through the 27th BMW PGA Championship which will take place at the Wentworth Club in Surrey, England. This tournament is worth 4.5 million Euros. After that, the European Tour holds the ISPS Handa Wales Open from May 31st to the 3rd of June in the City of Newport, Wales.
On the European Tour, Rory McIlroy leads the Race to Dubai standings right now. He is followe dby Russia's Louis Oosthuizen. Justin Rose, who hails from England comes in next. After that is Branden Grace from Russia and Peter Hanson. Lee Westwood is next and Francesco Molinari will take the seventh spot. In eighth right now, we have Nicolas Colsaerts, followed by Scotland's very own Paul Lawrie. Finally, the tenth place in the Race to Dubai rankings goes to Robert Rock who comes to us from England.
Posted: 19th May 2011
The European Tour will hold the Volvo World Match Play Championship live this week, joining the Madeira Islands Open BPI which starts and ends on the same day, at the Porto Santos Golfe in Madeira, Portugal and then we move onto the May 26th through 29th BMW PGA Championship, held for 700,000 Euros at the Wentworth Club in Surrey. If you want to watch the Volvo World Match Play Championship in high quality video click on the banners on this page and get signed up with your membership.
The Volvo Championships is held May 19th through the 22nd and the venue is the Finca Cotesin Golf Club in Cesares in Andalucia, Spain. The prize purse for this tournament is three million four Euros and the most previous tournament to this one was the Open de Espana, held at the Real Club de Golf from May 5th through the 8th won by Thomas Aiken. Lee Westwood took the Ballantine's Championship before that, held April 28th through May 1st and Nicolas Colsaerts was the big winner of the Volvo China Open, which was held April 21st through April 24th.
The current race to Dubai standings have Charl Schwartzel in first place with Luke Donald coming in second. Martin Kaymer from Germany takes third and Denmark's Anders Hansen is fourth. Miguel Angel Jimenez from Spain comes in at fifth and the rest of the top ten include Thomas Aiken, Alvaro Quiros and Lee Westwood, as well as Rory McIlroy and Nicolas Colsaerts. Click the banners below or above to get your membership and full access to high quality streaming video from anywhere in the world.
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