Royal Melbourne to host Presidents Cup
ROYAL Melbourne has won the two-course race to host the 2019 Presidents Cup and remains the only Australian venue to host the prestigious event.
Nearby Kingston Heath was the only other course considered as the PGA Tour, which run the Presidents Cup, mulled over their preferred layouts to host a bevy of the world’s best golfers which should include current world number one Dustin Johnson.
Having already held successful versions of the Presidents Cup in 1998, the lone time the International team won the event, and again in 2011, Royal Melbourne remains the only course outside the USA to host the event more than once.
“Our history there speaks volumes about not only …