The World Golf Championships-Accenture Match Play Championship is offering a limited-time ticket package featuring two tickets to the season’s first World Golf Championships event, as well as two tickets to the Waste Management Phoenix Open and the Champions Tour’s Charles Schwab Cup Championship. The package also includes two rounds of golf, with a forecaddie, at TPC Scottsdale, host venue for Waste Management Phoenix Open.
The Accenture Match Play Championship, the first of four World Golf Championships events in 2013, returns to The Ritz-Carlton Club, Dove Mountain, February 18-24, 2013. American Hunter Mahan will defend his title as the field will again include the top 64 players in the Official World Golf Ranking.
In addition to two good-any-one-day tickets to the 2013 Accenture Match Play Championship, the Arizona Golf Package includes two good-any-one-day tickets to the 2012 Charles Schwab Cup Championship, the Champions Tour’s season-ending event to be played for the first time at the Cochise Course at Desert Mountain Club in Scottsdale October 31-November 4. The package also features two good-any-one-day tickets to the 2013 Waste Management Phoenix Open, January 28-February 3 at TPC Scottsdale. The two rounds of golf, with a forecaddie, also included in the Arizona Golf Pack must be redeemed between November 25 and December 30, 2012. The Arizona Golf Pack is available now through October 31, 2012, for just $399 and can be purchased online via www.worldgolfchampionships.com or www.schwabcup.com.
“The Accenture Match Play Championship is excited to partner with the Charles Schwab Cup Championship and Waste Management Phoenix Open to offer the Arizona Golf Pack and provide sports fans across Southern Arizona the opportunity to not only attend these three wonderful events, but also to test their game at one of the most exciting venues on the PGA TOUR at TPC Scottsdale,” said Accenture Match Play Championship Executive Director Gerald Goodman. “The 2013 Accenture Match Play Championship is just around the corner, and we look forward to again welcoming the world’s top players to The Ritz-Carlton Golf Club, Dove Mountain, in February.”
“This is such a unique opportunity for Arizona golfers and golf fans to experience,” said Tiffany Nelson, senior director of business development, TPC Scottsdale. “To be able to see the PGA TOUR’s best golfers at two different events along with the Champions Tour’s elite, and then to be able to walk in their shoes with a round at TPC Scottsdale is a bucket-list item. Golf enthusiasts will be in heaven, and we are so excited to be a part of it.”
Mahan defeated Rory McIlroy 2&1 in the Championship Match at the 2012 Accenture Match Play Championship to claim his first World Golf Championships title. In addition to his victory over McIlroy, Mahan posted victories over Zach Johnson (19 holes), Y.E. Yang (5&3), Steve Stricker (4&3), Matt Kuchar (6&5) and Mark Wilson (2&1) en route to claiming his fourth PGA TOUR victory.