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Wednesday 7th Sept 2016

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WEDNESDAY 7.9.16 SUBSCRIBE CONTENTS AGENDA COLUMNS & OPINIONS PREVIEW THIS WEEK'S EVENTS NEW GEAR THE LATEST KIT REVEALED WEEKLY ROUNDUP THE LATEST GOLF NEWS WEEKLY STATS VIDEO OF THE WEEK Digital Editor: Peter Finnan peter@matchplaymedia.ie Tel: 01 5036099 Print Editor: John Shortt john@matchplaymedia.ie Tel: 01 5036090 www.irishgolfer.ie CONTACT US Match Play Media Publishers: Match Play Media Limited, Golf House, Buckley's Lane, Main Street Leixlip, Co. Kildare. Contributors: Ivan Morris, Kevin Markham, Bernie Maguire, Paul Kelly, Denis Kirwin, Niall O'Shea, John Craven, Mary Doyle, Mark McGowan, Donal 'Doc' Hughes, GolfCentralDaily Design: EMCreative.ie Photography: www.golffile.ie, R&A, Pat Cashman, Getty Images, USGA Disclaimer: Copyright Match Play Media 2016. The publisher cannot accept responsibility for, nor do they agree with any of the views expressed, statements or claims made in any article, news items or advertisement published in this magazine. Peter Finnan, on behalf of the team T he European Challenge Tour's return to the Re- public of Ireland for the Volopa Irish Challenge hosted by Mount Wolseley Hotel, Spa and Golf Resort. The tournament, starts tomor- row and will mark the return of this prestigious event to the stun- ning Christy O'Connor Jnr-de- signed Championship course at Mount Wolseley. As an honoured Ambassador to the event last year, Christy said: "Mount Wolseley is truly one of my proudest creations as a course designer so I am thrilled that it will play host to some of Ireland, Europe and the world's most promising young stars for such a prestigious event." The idyllic and lush parkland course is sure to test every facet of the players' games while also providing plentiful enjoyment for hugely talented golfers who travel the globe and play on some of the best courses in the world. The very best of Ireland's most promising young players will be teeing it up at Mount Wolseley as they take on the finest young players from across the globe. With few opportunities left until the end of the season, the tour- nament represents one of the last chances for the players to ensure they finish the season in the top 15 of the Road to Oman Rankings and thereby earn graduation to the European Tour and the chance to fulfill lifelong ambitions. If you are looking for some world class golf action this week head for Mount Wolseley, its free entry too. The Volopa Irish Challenge hosted by Mount Wolseley Hotel, Spa and Golf Resort AN IRISH CHALLENGE 2015 Volopa Irish Challenge winner Tom Murray

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