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Men, women to play doubleheader in Australia

ISPS Handa Vic Open will feature 2 tournaments simultaneously, with alternating tee times, at 13th Beach Golf Links

2: Number of tournaments competing simultaneously this week at the ISPS Handa Vic Open. The European Tour and the PGA Tour of Australia will stage one event for the men while the LPGA and the ALPG Tour will hold another event for the women on the 13th Beach Golf Links in Barwon Heads, Australia. The men and women will alternate tee times for the first two days on the Beach and Creek courses. A 36-hole cut after Friday’s play will reduce both tournaments to the top 65 and ties, with the final two rounds on the Beach Course. The AUD$3 million (about $2 million) prize fund will be split equally between the men’s and women’s fields (tee times: men, women) .

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