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Golf Industry News - Hero Challenge

Rising star Viktor Hovland defeated Louis Oosthuizen to win the first Hero Challenge of 2020 in Abu Dhabi.

World No.1 Brooks Koepka will be joined by European Tour stars Bernd Wiesberger and Matthew Fitzpatrick in the first Hero Challenge of the 2020 season, hosted at Yas Marina Circuit on January 14, ahead of the Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship presented by EGA.

The European Tour’s shootout format event will feature 15 times from 2020-2022 at different locations around the world. The series of five annual events will begin in 2020 with the Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship, before moving to Europe for three more events, including at the Betfred British Masters at Close House