Sport - Golf - The Senior Champions Tour
Prize winners at a previous event on The Senior Champions Tour Image Credit: Supplied TSCT

Thursday sees the January edition of The Senior Champions Tour (TSCT) being played at Abu Dhabi Golf Club over the National Course.

A two tee start from 12 noon sees 68 players competing in this over 50’s tournament for both men and women, that is going from strength to strength throughout this season with a significant increase in membership numbers following a membership drive. TSCT is sanctioned and supported by the Emirates Golf Federation.

Included in one of the strongest fields of the year for TSCT are: Steve Bennett, Omar Thabit, Yves Buchard, Anand Lakhiani and current leader of TSCT Order of Merit, Ravi Khanna as well as third placed Stephen Hutton.

Vijay Vasu, organiser and co-founder of The Senior Champions Tour, said at the draw announcement, ‘We are very pleased with such a strong entry for this first event in Abu Dhabi since the pandemic. We are determined to grow TSCT throughout the UAE and hopefully wider afield.’

The next few events on The Senior Champions Tour Order of Merit are:

Wednesday 22nd February – JA The Resort, Jebel Ali.

Thursday 30th March – Grand Finale, Emirates Golf Club.

TSCT for the 2022 – 2023 season has the following sponsors: FOSROC, Accor Hotels (All - Love Life limitless), RSA Global, BMW AGMC, eGolf Megastore, De Luca Sartoria, Bisdesk, MyGolf Dubai and GULF NEWS and is organised by Golf & Co.