The Duke of Edinburgh Cup – an annual international series of charity golf events with Royal Patronage has been running successfully for over 15 years with the very first event held in Portugal in 2001. The 2016 edition will see participation from nine countries including India.
The 5th edition of the India qualifiers had commenced with the Madhavrao Scindia Charity Golf Tournament at DLF G&CC, Gurgaon in April. The second Indian qualifier will be held at The Prestige Golfshire, Bengaluru on Saturday, August 27. The winning team of two from this qualifier will join their countrymen from Delhi at the World Finals at Windsor Castle.
Bengaluru’s largest charity golf tournament will see proceeds benefit Christel House India which helps young people by providing education and jobs.