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Belgium's two-time champion of the D+D Real Real Czech Masters, Thomas Pieters playing this week in the Czech Republic on the DP World Tour. Image Credit: Supplied

This week sees the DP World Tour visit the Albatross Golf Resort, Prague, Czech Republic for the €1.75 million D+D Real Czech Masters in the Czech Republic.

Heading the entry list is 30 year-old two-time Czech Masters tournament champion Thomas Pieters, winner in both 2015 and 2019 over the same course and distance, currently, sixth in the DP World Tour Rankings and 35th in the OWGR. Pieters’ winning scores have been 20 and 19 under par respectively in his winning years.

Dubai residents

Others of note in the field include Dubai residents: Spaniard Rafa Cabrera Bello, Nicolas Colsaerts from Belgium and South African MG Keyser representing Jumeirah Golf Estates. Also playing are: two-time Dubai Desert Classic champion in 2013 and 2014 Stephen Gallacher (Scot), winner of the 2020 Golf in Dubai Championship presented by DP World, Antione Rozner (Fr) held on Fire course at Jumeirah Golf Estates, Ryder Cup hero from England, Ian Poulter and representing Al Hamra Golf Club, Ras Al Khaimah, Ross McGowan (Eng).

Professional Golf Tournaments this week around the world:
PGA Tour
Thursday 18th – Sunday 21st August, 2022
BMW Championship, the penultimate event on the 2021 – 2022 FedEx Cup
Venue: Wilmington CC, De, US
Purse: $15 million

DP World Tour
Thursday 18th – Sunday 21st August, 2022
D+D Real Czech Masters
Venue: Albatross Golf Resort, Prague, Czech Republic
Purse: €1.75 million

Asian Tour
Thursday 18th – Sunday 21st August, 2022
International Series Korea
Venue: Lotte Skyhilll Country Club, Jeju, Korea
Purse: $1.5 million


Ladies European Tour
Thursday 18th – Saturday 20th August, 2022
ARAMCO Team Series - Sotogrande
Venue: La Reserva Club de Sotogrande, Spain
Purse: $1 million

Challenge Tour
Thursday 18th – Sunday 21st August, 2022
Dormy Open
Venue: Osterakers Golfklubb, Stockholm, Sweden
Purse: €250,000

PGA Senior Tour / Japan
Friday 19th – Sunday 21st August, 2022
Fancl Classic
Venue: Susono CC, Japan
Purse: Yn 66,000,000

Legends Tour
Tuesday 16th – Sunday 21st August, 2022
Irish Legends presented by McGinley Foundation
Venue: Rosapenna Hotel and Golf Resort
Purse: €400,000

Champions Tour
Friday 19th – Sunday 21st August, 2022
DICK’S Sporting Goods Open
Venue: En-Loie GC, Endicott, NY, US
Purse: $2.1 million