Event Notes: Australian Golf Tour Set To Add An Additional Tournament
The Australian golf tour "is set to add an additional big-money tournament to its schedule later this year." Talks "are nearing completion for Victoria to also host prestigious biennial World Cup of Golf tournament, in which players represent their country." Prize money for the World Cup could potentially dwarf the A$2M ($2.06M) purse "on offer at the other Australian tournament, the Perth International" (AUSTRALIAN FINANCIAL REVIEW, 4/15). ... ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 organizers have appointed Ticketek as the ticketing provider for the Int'l Cricket Council's flagship tournament, to be jointly hosted by Australia and New Zealand in February and March '15. The ICC Cricket World Cup will be the biggest sporting event in the world in '15 (ICC). ... Fans of Borussia Dortmund are already forming a line for tickets to see the Champions League semifinal game against Real Madrid on April 24. The group of more than 100 people began camping Sunday at 5:30pm to be in position when the tickets go on sale Tuesday at 8:30am (AS, 4/15).