M2M Russian Open up to return to Tseleevo
The M2M Russian Open up will return to the beautiful Tseleevo Golfing & Polo Club for its eighth version from July 24-27, 2014.В
Situated on the outskirts of the Russian money Moscow, Tseleevo Golfing & Polo Club is the only program in the nation developed by eighteen-time Significant Winner Jack Nicklaus.
The seven,491 yards, par seventy two layout hosted the в‚¬1 million occasion for the initial time final yr, when it obtained rave critiques from the area such as Northern IrelandвЂ™s Michael Hoey, who will return to Moscow to protect his title this yr. В В
Hoey turned the last working day into a victory parade following setting up a commanding lead with a spherical of sixty five on the 3rd working day, ultimately prevailing by 4 shots from Frenchman Alex Kaleka and Englishman Matthew Nixon.
The 5-time European Tour winner stated: вЂњItвЂ™s a great program, particularly the back 9. There is a operate of holes from the eleventh which are as great as anyplace. It is truly picturesque, and the greens are particularly great.
вЂњA couple of of the guys who experienced performed it on the Challenge Tour stated what a great program it was, and they had been correct. It is fairly a lengthy program but the fairways are pretty generous, which suits my sport simply because IвЂ™m not usually the straightest off the tee. I putted truly nicely final yr, which I guess you have to if you are going to get any golfing tournament.В
вЂњI was 5 shots ahead going into the final spherical, so I knew that unless of course I did some thing silly I was most likely going to get. It was not the most thrilling last working day in the globe simply because I just stored it regular, but it was clearly fantastic to get an additional get on the board.
вЂњIвЂ™m certain the area will be even much better as well following the guys have heard that the program is so great, so IвЂ™m truly searching ahead to going back.вЂќ
Andrey Vdovin, co-owner of M2M Private Bank, stated: вЂњFollowing the effective staging of the M2M Russian Open up final yr, we are prepared to welcome back this elite occasion to the Tseleevo Golfing & Polo Club, which has every thing to make sure that the gamers and spectators have an unforgettable 7 days, each on and off the program.
вЂњM2M Private Bank is delighted to carry on its contribution to golfing improvement in Russia, offered the reality that golfing is to be an Olympic self-discipline, we think that now it is particularly essential to assistance the sport.
вЂњThe Russian Open up is the most expert and prestigious golfing tournament that requires location in our nation and encourages Russia as a outstanding location on the globe golfing map, attracting each experts and amateurs alike.вЂќ
Dmitry Kozachenko, Director Common of Tseleevo Golfing & Polo Club, stated: вЂњWe took into account all the ideas of final yearвЂ™s Tour individuals and strategy to shock everybody вЂ“ spectators, golfers, and even the organisers on their own. And it is not just about the high quality and readiness of the greens вЂ“ which stay a continuous of the club from yr to yr.
вЂњThe brand name вЂTseleevo Golfing and Polo ClubвЂ™ consists of two elements вЂ“ golfing and polo вЂ“ and we have determined to mix the two of the most higher-profiled occasions, the Russian phase of The European Tour and the Royal British Polo Working day. In terms of timing, the competitions will not overlap, and therefore, the viewers will have time to appreciate each tournaments, so we strategy to have an fascinating programme aimed at attracting households with kids to Tseleevo.вЂќ
SwedenвЂ™s Mikael Lundberg has won the M2M Russian Open up twice, initial in 2005 and then in 2008. Other winners consist of Australian Marcus Fraser (2003), Gary Emerson (2004), Spaniard Alejandro CaГ±izares (2006) and SwedenвЂ™s Per-Ulrik Johansson (2007).