Date: August 04, 2010

Handa Australian Senior Open entries open

Click here for Entry Forms and Instructions Entries for the 2010 Handa Australian Senior Open are now open. Enter now to make sure you&aposre part of the action from 19-21 November at Royal Perth Golf Club. Amateurs must enter via Golf Australia (scan, fax or mail only) while professionals must enter via the PGA. The Handa Australian Senior Open which recently announced a three-year co-sanctioning agreement with the European Senior Tour, will also see a $100,000 increase in the prize money to AUD$400,000 and the inclusion of the leading 30 players from the European Senior Tour. It will be the opening tournament on the 2011 European Senior Tour schedule and will be followed by the Handa Cup Senior Masters in Japan the following week. The Handa Australian Senior Open will see the likes of Ian Woosnam, Sandy Lyle and Sam Torrance compete for the prestigious title. The tournament will also be a significant occasion for Australian golf icon Ian Baker-Finch, who will make his debut on home soil as a senior golfer at the event. He will be joined in the field by defending Champion Mike Harwood and fellow countrymen Peter Senior, Wayne Grady and David Merriman