Hero Golf Invitational returns to Albany

Tiger Woods of the United States walks off the 18th hole during the final round of the Hero World Challenge at Albany, Bahamas on December 3, 2017 in Nassau, Bahamas. (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

The Hero Golf Invitational will be returning to The Bahamas once again. Yesterday, Hero Motorcorp announced that it will continue to serve as title sponsor of Tiger Woods’ invitational tournament that’s held at the Albany Golf Course.

This year’s event is set for November 29- December 2.

“The Hero World Challenge has evolved into a global event, highlighting the worlds best golfers year after year,” Woods said.
“I’d like to thank Pawan Munjal and Hero Motorcorp for their continued support of the tournament. Together with Tavistock Group, we are very excited to continue growing the Hero World Challenge at Albany.” 
Munjal, chairman of Hero Motorcorp added: “This is a unique platform that brings together the best of the global golfing world, not just to compete with each other but also to contribute towards larger community development. Undoubtedly, this marquee tournament has been a significant catalyst and enabler in the ever-rising global profile of Hero MotoCorp.”
The Hero World Challenge features a $3.5 million purse and $1 million first-place prize. It also awards Official World Golf Ranking points and benefits TGR Foundation, the Tavistock Foundation and Bahamas Youth Foundation.