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Jim Gavin Qualifies To Take Part In £100,000 Legends Tour Golf Final

Jim Gavin Qualifies To Take Part In £100,000 Legends Tour Golf Final

Former Dublin manager Jim Gavin is amongst a host of big names that have qualified to take part in a charity celebrity golfing tournament in Mauritius later this year.

The Celebrity Series Grand Final will take place alongside the MCB Tour Championship, an event in the European Senior Tour, in December. A prize fund of £100,000 will be up for grabs, with the winner taking home £25,000 for their chosen charity.

In order to qualify for the event, players must have performed well in other celebrity events throughout the year. Gavin qualified after winning at the celebrity event at the Irish Legends back in August.

The five-time Sam Maguire winning manager will be joined nine other well-known names, including the likes of Keith Wood, Robbie Fowler, AP McCoy, and Gordon Strachan.

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TV presenters Dan Walker, Georgie Bingham, and Chris Hollins, as well as sportspeople Andrew Strauss and Gavin Hastings make up the remainder of the field.

Boyzone star Keith Duffy also qualified for the event, but will be unable to make the trip due to previous commitments.

The event will take place place on December 7th at Constance Belle Mare Plage, Mauritius.

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