The 2018 Asantehene Open Golf Championship, which teed off yesterday at the Royal Golf Course in the Garden City [Kumasi] will culminate on Sunday, June 3, 2018.

According to Mr. Tony Kwame Mintah – President of the Ghana Professional Golf Association [PGA], the organizers of the 61st edition have made available GHS 50.000.00 as purse for the tournament.

Mr. Mintah added that the tournament will include golfers from the continent, especially West African countries like Nigeria, Cote d’Ivoire, Senegal, Togo, amongst other countries.

Vodafone Asantehene Golf Cup
Vodafone Asantehene Golf Cup
The PGA President [Tony Kwame Mintah] added that the 61st Asantehene Open Golf Championship will also serve as qualifiers for Amateur scratch golfers who want to switch to the professional level.

Mr. Mintah again hinted that the big sunshine tour is coming to Ghana in November but, did not reveal when it’ll be launched.

Source: Nana Prempeh