The Saudi Ladies Team International is first of its kind tournament where 36 teams will compete together while the professionals concurrently vie for an individual title, with $500,000 total prize money on offer.
With four weeks to go until a winner is crowned, preparations are well underway at Jeddah’s Royal Greens Golf & Country Club.
The inaugural Aramco Saudi Ladies International presented by Public Investment Fund, the first female professional golf tournament to be played in Saudi Arabia, has been rearranged for 8-11 October, 2020, following its postponement last month due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.
Investing in the sports sector and developing it to become a key contributor in the Kingdom’s economy is a main pillar in the Kingdom’s Vision 2030.
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France's Stephanie Frappart, Salima Mukansanga from Rwanda and Japan's Yoshimi Yamashita are among the 36 match referees. Brazil's Neuza Back, Mexico's Karen Diaz Medina and US Kathryn Nesbitt have been included in the 69 assistant referees.