Paul Casey, Tim Henman, Ruud Gullit and more sign up for golf tournament
Time Out Bahrain staff
Paul Casey, Colin Montgomerie and Thomas Bjorn will be joined by sporting icons Tim Henman, Joe Montana, Gianluca Vialli and Ruud Gullit for a weekend of competitive golf and special events taking place at the Royal Golf Club’s Montgomerie Course on April 13 & 14.
The pro golfers will team up with their counterparts from the worlds of tennis, American football and European football for the face-off over 18 holes.
And the weekend will include a community tennis coaching initiative featuring Britain’s Tim Henman at the Bahrain Tennis Club; a community football coaching programme with former football internationals Gianluca Vialli and Ruud Gullit at Bahrain National Stadium and a Sportsman’s Question Time with the legendary Joe Cool.
Paul Casey, an 11 time winner on the European Tour, including last year’s Volvo Golf Champions in Bahrain, said: “I am delighted to be returning to Bahrain for this showcase event at the magnificent Montgomerie Course. The weekend of events and the unique pro-celeb tournament will undoubtedly provide terrific entertainment for visitors from Bahrain and across the region.” Royal Golf Club, Riffa, April 13 & 14. Call (17 750 777).