World number two - Dustin Johnson
With just a year to go to the 2020 version of the JP McManus ProAm, the tournament organisers have announced four more stars that will tee it up at the famous Limerick course. Joining the already confirmed stars such as Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson will be Dustin Johnson, Matt Kuchar, Rafa Cabrera-Bello and Graeme McDowell.
Dustin Johnson is the current number two golfer in the World, second only to Brooks Koepka. Matt Kuchar, also an American Ryder Cup start is currently number 13 in the World, boasting an impressive 9 US Tour wins.
The American duo will be joined European stars Rafa Cabrera-Bello and Graeme McDowell. Cabrera-Bello, the 35 year old Spanish star has won five times on the European Tour and is sure to attract large galleries in Adare. Another crowd favourite is Ireland's Graeme McDowell. The Northern Irish major winner is 39 now and joined the tour back in 2002. The University of Alabama graduate is from Portrush, the home of this years Open Championship.
Once again, charitable organisations in the Mid-West will benefit from the Pro-Am, with millions raised since the event was first held in 1990. More celebrity and professional announcements will be made in the coming months.
Ticket cap price increase
With a high number of Pro-Am ticket caps sold to date, the early bird price offer of €50 per cap will end once a further 4,000 are sold. The price for the next batch will be €100 per cap, gaining attendees admission to both days of the tournament and raising additional funds for charitable organisations in the Mid-West region. Spectators are therefore urged to purchase fromwww.jpmcmanusproam.com/tickets soon to avail of the €50 introductory price.