The Open de España
October 3-6, 2019. Mutuactivos Open de España returns to Madrid
This year, the Open de España returns to Club de Campo Villa de Madrid from Friday, October 3 to Sunday, October 6, 2019. This is all part of the 2019 European Tour schedule which began on November 2018. The European tour will be concluded in November 2019. The tour usually includes stops in places like Australia, Asia as well as South Africa. It usually also includes a ‘Desert Swing’ through the Middle East, this year’s swing happened between January and February.
Club de Campo Villa de Madrid is one of the best courses in Europe. It’s no wonder it has hosted many first-class events. The Club de Campo Villa de Madrid has some of the best facilities in Spain. The design and location complete its unique first-tier status.
The Open de España is one of the 47 tournaments on the 2019 European Tour schedule.
This year’s Open de España promises spectacular mmoments with golfers like Rafa Cabrera Bello who will be teeing up with players like Jon Rahm and Sergio Garcia for the first time ever. Sergio Garcia will be returning to Madrid 9 years after his last professional tournament in the capital; the Madrid Masters played at the Royal Horse Riding Society in 2010.
This is the fifth time Spain is going to be represented in a major and the Spanish trio will undoubtedly be gunning for a win. With a prize fund of €1,500,000, this year’s Open de España will measure up to last year’s tournament which was hosted in Centro Nacional de Golf. Jon Rahm finished as the winner of the 2018 Open de España.
Spanish players have always been favorites when it comes to betting. Over the years, players like Alvaro Quiros and Miguel Angel Jimenez as well as Sergio Garcia have emerged as winners of the Open de España. So a good number of betting fans will have their eyes on the Spanish trio for this year’s Open de España.
The record for the most wins is currently held by Angel de la Torre who won the tournament a whopping 5 times in the years: 1916, 1917, 1919, 1923, 1925.
Defending champion Jon Rahm will be playing this year’s Open de España. There was no Open de España in 2017, however, in previous years, the Open de España has been won by Andrew Johnson of England in 2016. English golfer James Morrison also emerged the winner of the 2015 edition of the tournament. In 2014, Miguel Angel Jimenez did Spain proud by emerging as the winner. The 2013 price went to French golfer, Raphael Jacquelin. This уеаr’ѕ рrоmіѕеѕ to be a memorable one and uѕ, as well as most golf fans around the world eagerly await the D date.