Covid-19: Hong Kong Open pushed to 2021 with golf’s European and Asian Tours keen to ensure event goes ahead

//Covid-19: Hong Kong Open pushed to 2021 with golf’s European and Asian Tours keen to ensure event goes ahead

Covid-19: Hong Kong Open pushed to 2021 with golf’s European and Asian Tours keen to ensure event goes ahead

Hong Kong Open organisers are determined to stage the 62nd edition of the city’s oldest professional sports event – but only after the new year.The Covid-19 pandemic has forced sanctioning bodies to seek a week in 2021 to stage the tournament, which is backed by the European Tour, Asian Tour and Hong Kong Golf Association. The event was originally scheduled for the end of November this year.Travel and quarantine restrictions make it difficult for players to travel in the region, with even the…

Article by [author-name] (c) South China Morning Post - Read full story here.

By | 2020-09-30T09:00:20+00:00 September 30th, 2020|Sport|Comments Off on Covid-19: Hong Kong Open pushed to 2021 with golf’s European and Asian Tours keen to ensure event goes ahead