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Kuala Lumpur — By Che on December 8, 2009 at 2:34 am
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PGA Tour coming to Malaysia in 2010

PGA Tour coming to Malaysia in 2010The prestigious golf tournament PGA Tour is coming to Malaysia next year and The Mines Resort and Golf Club in Selangor will be hosting the inaugural game in 2010.

Malaysian Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak made the announcement yesterday at the official launch of the Asia Pacific Golf Classic Malaysia.

With the total prize money of US$6 million where the winner of the competition will walk home with US$1 million, the Malaysia leg of the PGA Tour will be offering the largest prize purse tournament in South East Asia. In addition to that, Malaysia will be the first nation in the South East Asian region to host such a tournament.

The Mines Resort and Golf Club is a 7,280-yard, par 72 golf course designed by Robert Trent Jones Jr.

The Mines Resort & Golf Club,
Jalan Kelikir,
The mines Resort City,
Seri Kembangan,
43300 Selangor, Malaysia
Tel : 03-8943 2288
Fax : 03-8943 9212

Image credit: Bernama via Malaysian Insider


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