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Golfer Siddikur set to play in English Open

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  • 16 July, 2022 12:00 AM
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Golfer Siddikur set to play in English Open

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Bangladesh’s celebrated golfer Siddikur Rahman will participate in the English Open, an annual professional golf tournament of the European Tour, scheduled to be held on July 21-24 at Hillside Golf Club in Southport, England.

The prize money of the tournament, which is also known as the Cazoo Classic, is EURO 1,250,000.

Siddikur along with South Korean golfer Kim Joohyung got a chance to participate in the tournament under the criteria of category 23.

The category 23 golfers belonged to the next 20-rank from the 2019 Asian Tour Order of Merit.  

It will be Siddikur’s first European tour since his last participation in AfrAsia Bank Mauritius Open 2019. The golfer left Dhaka for England on Friday.