About the Abu Dhabi Ladies Open
Abu Dhabi Sports Council and the Fatima Bint Mubarak Ladies Sports Academy, in partnership with the Ladies European Tour, welcome you to this milestone event in the women’s golfing calendar, the Abu Dhabi Ladies Open (AD Ladies Open), the first-ever exclusively ladies professional golf event to take place in the UAE capital, Abu Dhabi.
The third staging of the tournament was successfully held from 9-12 January 2019 during which a field of Ladies European Tour players competed over the stunning, Gary Player designed oceanfront course at Saadiyat Beach Golf Club.
The fourth staging will take place 6-7 March 2020. The revised tournament format will remain in 2020, with amateurs pairing with a Professional to compete for the pairs better ball leaderboard. The Professionals will compete in their own strokeplay competition with the top eight players at the end of tournament day two competing in a shootout format for the title. This will be played under the same rules as a sudden death playoff with all players starting on the same hole, with the professionals with the lowest scores progressing to the next hole until there is one winner.