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UniCredit PGA Professional Championship of Europe Pro-Am Gets Players into Full Swing2 min read

Posted on: 24th Sep 2013

The UniCredit PGA Professional Championship of Europe week got underway today with an excellent team score of 87 points from Pro-Am winners Borislav Malinov, Rumen Stoyanov, Denis Dimitrov and the PGA of Germany’s Dennis Lohrmann.

 The victorious team captured first place on count-back followed by the PGA of Holland’s Ben Collier and his team made up of Liubomir Minchev, Iliya El-Feleki, and Hermes Frare, after a day of perfect weather conditions.

 Third place went to PGA of Scotland Professional Craig Sutherland and his team made up of Andon Tushev, Ivan Ivanov and Alexander Dobrianov, who also scored 87 points.


 For more information about the PGAs of Europe, visit the Tournament Hub Page (http://eur.pe/17vapHk), follow @PGAsofEurope and search #PassportToPravets (http://eur.pe/1e6YQex) on Twitter, or like the PGAs of Europe Facebook Page.


 Notes to Editors:

 PGAs of Europe

 The PGAs of Europe is an Association of 38 National PGAs (31 European and 7 international) with a collective membership in excess of 21,000 golf professionals.

 Our core mission is to represent, promote and provide advice to develop professional golf and ensure that the administration of the professional game throughout the continent delivers excellence in the services provided to ensure highly qualified, highly skilled PGA Professionals who lead the advancement of the game. [www.pgae.com]

 Pravets Golf Club

 Pravets Golf Club, in the magnificent Golf & Spa Resort, easily accessible from Bulgaria’s capital, Sofia, hosts the third PGA Professional Championship of Europe in 2013 after a hugely-successful re-launch of the PGAs of Europe’s 72-hole individual strokeplay championship in 2011. The resort features a four-star Riu hotel with restaurants, superb spa and fully equipped fitness centre and all-round sporting facilities including the superbly designed Peter Harradine-designed course, partly lakeside and with the spectacular backdrop of the Stara Planina mountains. [www.pravets-golfclub.com]


 UniCredit is a leading European commercial bank with an international network spanning 50 markets, with more than 9,200 branches and over 150,000 employees. The Group operates in 20 European countries.

UniCredit benefits from a strong European identity, extensive international presence and broad customer base.

Its strategic position in Western and Eastern Europe gives the group one of the region’s highest market shares. [www.UniCredit.com]