Tiger Woods
Tiger Woods set to play in the Hero World Challenge in the 20 man field on the PGA Tour Image Credit: Gulf News Archive

The DP World Tour once again has a double header this week with the ISPS Handa Australian Open running parallel to the Investec South African Open Championship.

In the Australian Open there is a mixed field of both men and women, with equal prizemoney of AUD 1.7 million up grabs for both genders. The first two rounds will be split across two courses and the final two rounds will be played at Victoria Golf Club.

Minjee Lee and Hannah Green lead the home challenge for the ladies in a field size of 108 players for ladies and 156 for the men.

In the men’s list of entries Dubai based Adrian Meronk, representing The Els Club is in the field along with both Danish twins Nicolai and Rasmus Hojgaard.

The Australian contingent of men entries is led by Ryan Fox, Min Woo Lee, Cameron Smith and Adam Scott.

In the South African Open Championship the field includes last week’s winner on Tour Dan Bradbury (Eng), and a strong contingent of South African players: Charl Schwartzel, Thriston Lawrence, Branden Grace, Dylan Frittelli.

Tournament host for this week’s Hero World Challenge on the PGA Tour, Tiger Woods has confirmed he will be in the 20 player field that will also include defending champion Victor Hovland, Scottie Scheffler, Xander Schauffele, Jon Rahm, Justin Thomas, Collin Morikawa, Matt Fitzpatrick, Shane Lowry and Tommy Fleetwood.

The Asian Tour visits Indonesia with the BNI Indonesia Masters presented by Tunas Niaga Energy. Dubai based Anirban Lahiri and MG Keyser are in the field.

PGA Tour
Hero World Challenge
Thursday 1st – Sunday 4th December
Venue: Albany, New Providence, Bahamas
Purse: $3.5 million

DP World Tour
ISPS Handa Australian Open
Thursday 1st – Sunday 4th December
Venue: Victoria GC and Kingston Heath GC, Melbourne, Australia
Purse: AUD 1.7 million

DP World Tour
Investec South African Open Championship
Thursday 1st – Sunday 4th December
Venue: Blair Atholl Golf & Equestrian Estate, Johannesburg, South Africa
Purse: $1.5 million

Asian Tour
BNI Indonesia Masters presented by Tunas Niaga Energy
Thursday 1st – Sunday 4th December
Venue: Royale Jakarta GC, Indonesia
Purse: $1.5 million