The final day of the Alfred Dunhill Links Championship, a celebration of links golf at its finest concluding today at the most iconic golf course in the world, The Old Course at St Andrews. Tickets are on sale.
Taking place over four days, and with a prize fund of $5 million, the championship incorporates two separate competitions: an individual professional tournament for the world’s leading golfers, together with a team event in which professionals are paired with some of the most celebrated amateur golfers – all of which creates a unique tournament atmosphere.
The Alfred Dunhill Links Championship this year welcome back World No. 6 and four-time Major Champion Rory McIlroy. The Northern Irishman has finished runner-up at the tournament three times previously, including on his last two visits to the event, which runs a Pro-Am tournament alongside the regular 72-hole stroke play format.
Joining McIlroy in the field are fellow Major winners Ernie Els, Darren Clarke, Padraig Harrington, Martin Kaymer, Paul Lawrie and Graeme McDowell. Tyrrell Hatton will also return to defend the title he won by four shots last year, which included a St Andrews course record of 62 on Saturday and joined by former World No.1 Luke Donald, Ross Fisher, Matthew Fitzpatrick, World No.17 Tommy Fleetwood, Branden Grace, Chris Wood and Lee Westwood.
Among the amateurs taking part are rock stars Ronan Keating, Brian McFadden, Tom Chaplin, Dave Farrell, Huey Lewis, Mike Rutherford and Tico Torres, and film actors Jamie Dornan, Matthew Goode, Greg Kinnear and Kelly Rohrbach.
Three sporting knights Sir Ian Botham, Sir Anthony (A.P) McCoy and Sir Steve Redgrave head an impressive line-up of sports stars, including rugby’s Fourie du Preez, Rob Louw, Paul O’Connell and Brian O’Driscoll, footballers Luis Figo and Jamie Redknapp, cricketers Shane Warne, Kevin Pietersen, Mark Boucher, Jacques Kallis and Mark Nicholas, and former world heavyweight championship Wladimir Klitschko.
This is the entry list that will include the final day tee times when announced.
Tickets in advance are available via the ‘Get Tickets‘ link.
Tickets on the day are available at the gate to the Old Course, St Andrews, priced at: Adults £20/Concessions £15/Under 16s and students free.