DSport bags Hero Challenge-2018 golf broadcast rights for India


DSport has acquired the live and exclusive rights to broadcast the Hero Challenge 2018 golf championship in India.

The final edition of the much awaited ‘Hero Challenge’ will bring together golfers from across the globe under one roof. The short and crisp one-day tournament will be telecast live on DSPORT on 13thNovember 2018, 9 PM onwards.

The reigning Masters Tournament champion Patrick Reed and two former Race to Dubai winners – Henrik Stenson and Lee Westwood – will headline a star-studded field at the final Hero Challenge of the 2018 European Tour season, to be held at the world-famous Atlantis, The Palm in Dubai on Tuesday, November 13.

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Patrick Reed, who triumphed at Augusta National earlier this year, Henrik Stenson, winner of the Race to Dubai in 2013 and 2016, and Lee Westwood, who won the inaugural Race to Dubai in 2009, are the first three participants to be confirmed for the latest edition of the innovative shoot-out contest.

Patrick and Westwood would be looking forward for this final edition aiming to become the first multiple winners of the Hero Challenge following their 2017 victories ahead of the Aberdeen Standard Investments Scottish Open and British Masters respectively.

Taking place ahead of the season-ending DP World Tour Championship, Dubai the Hero Challenge will be held at the Championship’s 10th Anniversary Beach Party at Atlantis, The Palm.

Since the inaugural Hero Challenge at the British Masters in 2016, the contest has become very popular with players and spectators alike.

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