The match was slated to be performed from October 1-Four this yr.© Twitter
The Girls European Tour (LET) and Girls’s Golf Affiliation of India (WGAI) on Tuesday introduced the cancellation of Girls’s Indian Open 2020 because of the coronavirus pandemic. The match was slated to be performed from October 1-Four this yr. The choice of cancellation was taken holding the well being and security of everybody because the topmost precedence.
The match will now return to the Gary Participant Course at DLF Golf and Nation Membership in Gurugram for the 14th version in October 2021.
“It was a really troublesome choice, however the suitable one below the current circumstances of the continued pandemic. With no probability of any respite within the foreseeable future, safeguarding the well being and properly being of all gamers, officers and spectators is of paramount significance,” Kavita Singh, President, Girls’s Golf Affiliation of India, mentioned in an official assertion.
Alexandra Armas, Chief Government, LET, mentioned: “It’s extremely disappointing to overlook a yr of the Hero Girls’s Indian Open, one of many greatest skilled ladies’s golf occasions of the Tour. However we sit up for being again subsequent yr. This was a tricky choice for everybody concerned, however we really feel it’s the most accountable plan of action following session with all stakeholders.”
The Girls’s Indian Open has been held every year since 2007. It was co-sanctioned by the Girls European Tour (LET) in 2010 and have become part of the calendar on the LET.
The match has been held on the DLF Golf and Nation Membership, Gurugram every year besides in 2013 and 2014, when the course was present process a re-design. The defending champion is Christine Wolf of Austria.
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