Thomas Bjørn, the 2018 Ryder Cup profitable captain and 15-time European Tour winner, will make his senior tour debut at this week’s Farmfoods European Legends Hyperlinks Championship, which is being held at Trevose Golf & Nation Membership in Cornwall from June 18-20.
Essentially the most profitable Danish golfer of all-time turned 50 earlier this yr and can make his Legends Tour bow within the first occasion on European soil because the Tour rebranded in 2020.
The three-time Ryder Cup profitable participant can be joined in Cornwall by event host and 1991 Masters Champion Ian Woosnam and 1999 Open Champion Paul Lawrie.
Bjørn is getting into the subsequent section of his profession on the Legends Tour after competing on the European Tour for 25 consecutive seasons, since incomes his card by profitable the 1995 Problem Tour Rankings.
“I’m actually trying ahead to creating my Legends Tour debut,” he mentioned. “I’ve identified many of those guys for a very long time, so I’m excited to have the ability to catch up and spend a while with them once more. The fellows are nonetheless extremely aggressive, and the usual of golf can be very excessive, so I do know I’ll must be razor sharp to be able to compete the place I need to be on the prime of leaderboards.
“I feel it’s a actually thrilling time to be concerned with the Legends Tour following the adjustments over the past 12 months and I’m intrigued to see what the longer term holds.”
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