The Asia-Pacific Amateur Championship 2022 is ready to begin. The popular annual amateur golf tournament is going to be held upcoming Thursday, October 27, 2022. This article contains in-depth information on the upcoming amateur golf event.
The Asia-Pacific Amateur Championship is a popular amateur golf event organized by the Asia-Pacific Golf Confederation. It was first established in 2009 as the Asian Amateur Championship. Later in 2012, the title was changed to the current one due to the demographic extension of the tournament.
After getting canceled in 2020 due to covid pandemic, the event made its return in 2021. Keita Nakajima of Japan won the amateur event that year, defeating Chinese golfer Taichi Kho. The event is organized under the authorization of the Masters Tournament and the R&A. As such, the winner receives an invitation to the Masters and the Open Championship.
The upcoming event is set to be held in Bangkok, Thailand. With a field of 120 players, the event will be held over 72 par. The current defending champion, Keita Nijimura will also be participating in the event.
When will Asia-Pacific Amateur Championship 2022 be held:
- Date: Thursday, October 27, 2022
- Time: 09:00 a.m. ET
The upcoming Asia-Pacific Amateur Championship 2022 is scheduled to roll on upcoming Thursday, October 27, 2022. It will be running for the following 3 days. The tee time of the initial group on the first day will begin at 09:00 a.m. ET.
Asia-Pacific Amateur Championship 2022 Schedule:
|1||Thursday, October 27||09:00 a.m.|
|2||Friday, October 28||09:00 a.m.|
|3||Saturday, October 29||07:00 a.m.|
|4||Sunday, October 30||07:00 a.m.|
How to Watch the Asia-Pacific Amateur Championship 2022 on TV?
- Fox Sports
Fox Sports holds the broadcast rights to the upcoming amateur golf event. As such, the event will be live broadcast on Fox Sports 505 from October 27 to October 30. For the first two days, the event will be telecasted from 09:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. ET. Then the following two days, the event will be telecasted from 07:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. ET.
How to Live Stream the event?
The Asia-Pacific Amateur Championship 2022 will be available for fans to live stream at their official YouTube channel. In addition, Fox Sports’ digital streaming platform will stream the event live.
- Venue: Amata Spring Golf Club
- Country: Chon Buri, Thailand
The upcoming amateur golf championship will be held at the regular course, Amata Spring Golf Club. Located in Chon Buri, Thailand, the course previously organized the Asia-Pacific Amateur Championship in 2012.
Asia-Pacific Amateur Championship 2022 Field:
A total of 120 amateur golfers are selected to participate in the upcoming tournament. Automatic invitations were sent to the leading players of APGC member organizations and one WAGR leading ranker from each country. In addition, both the defending champion and runners-up from the 2021 event will be participating in the upcoming golf event.