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Stories tagged ‘Ivan Khodabakhsh’


Tuesday, January 31st, 2017

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LET Announces 2017 Schedule

Three new tournaments, including two in Europe, with more to come and significantly increased prize money of US$1.5 million for the Aberdeen Asset Management Ladies Scottish Open


Monday, January 9th, 2017

Helen Alfredsson

Ladies European Tour Appoint New President and Chairman

LET Appoints Helen Alfredsson as Player President and Mark Lichtenhein as Chairman


Wednesday, September 21st, 2016

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Marta Figueras-Dotti named Solheim Cup Vice-Captain

Marta Figueras-Dotti from Spain has been selected by Annika Sörenstam as a vice-captain for The 2017 European Solheim Cup Team at Des Moines Golf and Country Club in Iowa


Monday, September 5th, 2016

Hole 2, par 4, Angkor Golf Resort

LET Launches New Qualifying Event in Cambodia

Golfers from Asia and around the world will have a fresh opportunity to join world class players on the global stage with the news that the Ladies European Tour has launched a new qualifying event at Angkor Golf Resort


Friday, July 22nd, 2016

(from left) Guy Kinnings, IMG Golf; Scotland's First Minister, Nicola Sturgeon; Ivan Khodabakhsh, Ladies European Tour

IMG tees up The Solheim Cup

Global sports firm announced as Scotland’s staging partner

Catriona Matthew with First Minister Nicola Sturgeon and Ladies European Tour CEO Ivan Khodabakhsh photo credit: Tristan Jones

Catriona Matthew Named Solheim Cup Vice-Captain

Catriona Matthew MBE has been named by Annika Sörenstam as a vice-captain for The 2017 European Solheim Cup Team at Des Moines Golf and Country Club in Iowa


Friday, May 27th, 2016

from left: Mohammed Faisal Al Naimi, Executive Director of the Qatar Golf Association, Ladies European Tour CEO Ivan Khodabakhsh and Fahad Nasser Al Naimi, General Secretary of the Qatar Golf Association launch the 2016 Qatar Ladies Masters

LET leads Qatar women’s sports agenda

The Qatar Ladies Open will be much more than just a big golf tournament, empowering Qatari women and leaving a lasting legacy on the golf scene in the region


Tuesday, May 24th, 2016

Ladies European Tour CEO Ivan Khodabakhsh, Hassan II Golf Trophy Association Deputy Vice Chairman Mustapha Zine and La Pradera de Potosi Event Director, Sebastian Pinzón.

Lalla Aicha Tour School Extended for Two Years

LET announces that its Lalla Aicha Tour School, organised under the High Patronage of His Majesty King Mohammed VI and named in honour of Her Royal Highness the Late Princess Lalla Aicha of Morocco, will be extended until at least 2018


Thursday, May 5th, 2016

RABAT, MOROCCO - MAY 04:  (L-R) Keith Pelley, Chief Executive of The European Tour, and Ivan Khodabakhsh, Chief Executive Officer of the Ladies European Tour, attend a press conference prior to the start of the Trophee Hassan II at Royal Golf Dar Es Salam on May 4, 2016 in Rabat, Morocco.  (Photo by Andrew Redington/Getty Images)

Two Tours Share Landmark Week in Morocco

History will be made this week at Royal Golf Dar Es Salam when the European Tour and the Ladies European Tour both stage tournaments at the stunning venue in Rabat


Monday, February 1st, 2016

Ben Gordon Smith (LET) and Ben Davis (Srixon)

LET Announces Partnership with Srixon Sports Europe

The Ladies European Tour (LET) is proud to announce a two-year partnership with Srixon Sports Europe as its Official Golf Ball Supplier through 2017


Monday, January 4th, 2016

Lalla Meryem Cup LET announcement

Lalla Meryem Cup Extended for Three Years

The future of the Lalla Meryem Cup has been secured until at least 2018, with the first edition of the three-year extension due to be played at Royal Golf Dar Es Salam, in the Moroccan capital of Rabat, from May 5-8, 2016


Thursday, December 17th, 2015

LET players welcome the partnership announcement with Etihad Airways cabin crew, and from left to right, Ivan Khodabakhsh, CEO of LET, Mona Walid, Vice President of Talent Acquisition for Etihad Airways, and Patrick Pierce, Vice President of Sponsorship for Etihad Airways

Etihad Airways: Official Global Airline Partner of LET

The national airline of the United Arab Emirates has announced that it will become the Official Airline of the Ladies European Tour in 2016


Monday, December 14th, 2015

Ivan Peter Khodabakhsh, Chief Executive Officer, Ladies European Tour (right) with Mohamed Juma Buamaim, Vice Chairman & CEO, golf in DUBAI

LET announces 2016 schedule

The Ladies European Tour on Saturday announced the 2016 season schedule, reinforcing the tour’s global footprint .....read the full story »


Friday, November 20th, 2015

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LET Looks to Fairexx to Deliver

Fairexx Logistics has entered the sports sponsorship market by partnering with the Ladies European Tour, which oversees more than 23 golf tournaments spanning 18 countries


Wednesday, November 4th, 2015

Euan Gillon from Your Golf Travel with Charley Hull and Maria Salgado from the Ladies European Tour

Your Golf Travel Partners With Ladies European Tour

Your Golf Travel has become the Official Travel Partner of the Ladies European Tour (LET). As part of a two year agreement, the company will create bespoke travel and attendance packages for LET events


Thursday, October 29th, 2015

Gleneagles PGA Centenary 9th hole

Scotland to host The 2019 Solheim Cup

Gleneagles wins highly competitive bidding process and the 16th edition of the greatest team event in women’s golf will be played at the world famous PGA Centenary Course


Tuesday, October 27th, 2015

European Sports Championships 2018 Board

Gymnastics and Golf join line up at European Sports Championships

Gymnastics and Golf are to join the line-up of leading sports who will stage their European Championships together in summer 2018 for the first time in their history


Monday, September 28th, 2015

(from left) Mark Casey, Solheim Cup Director with the Ladies European Tour; Ivan Khodabakhsh, Chief Executive of the Ladies European Tour; The Right Honourable Nicola Sturgeon, First Minister of Scotland MSP; Mike Cantlay, Chairman of VisitScotland; Paul Bush, Director of Events, VisitScotland.

Scotland states its case for 2019 Solheim Cup

Ladies European Tour officials have undertaken a site inspection of The Gleneagles Hotel as part of the next stage of Scotland’s bid to host The 2019 Solheim Cup


Friday, July 24th, 2015

Srixon partners with LET (photoTristan Jones)

Srixon Sports Europe: Official Partner of the Ladies European Tour

The partnership will see Srixon golf balls used for all pre-tournament practise sessions starting at ISPS HANDA Ladies European Masters at Buckinghamshire Golf Club


Tuesday, June 23rd, 2015

Bushnell Outdoor Products - Official Supplier to The LET

Bushnell Outdoor Products – Official Supplier to The LET for 2015

Bushnell Outdoor Products announce partnership agreement with The Ladies European Tour to be the ‘Official Rangefinder of The Ladies European Tour’ for 2015


Wednesday, April 29th, 2015

European Golf Federations’ Conference at Wentworth 29th April 2015

European Golf Federations’ Conference looks to the future

Delegates from across Europe gathered at Wentworth Club today for a European Golf Federations’ Conference exploring some of the challenges and key opportunities for golf particularly through the reintroduction of golf into the Olympics


Thursday, April 16th, 2015

Julie Otto (photo Dave Warren)

Multi-Talented Mum Tees Up PGA Success

Top former female amateur golfer Julie Otto has made her mark after switching to the professional ranks by winning the Titleist PGA Assistant of the Year award


Wednesday, December 10th, 2014

OMEGA President Stephen Urquhart (left)with LET CEO Ivan Khodabakhsh announcing the Ladies European Tour’s 10-year partnership with OMEGA

OMEGA enters landmark 10-year partnership with Ladies European Tour

The Swiss watchmaker’s support of golf continues to grow with a new association


Monday, December 1st, 2014

ISPS Chairman Dr Haruhisa Handa (left) and LET CEO Ivan Khodabakhsh

ISPS HANDA and LET Enter Strategic Partnership

Relationship extended through 2016 with the option to renew for one more year


Friday, October 10th, 2014

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LET to launch 2019 Solheim Cup assignment process with the support of JUMP

The Ladies European Tour will be launching the assignment process for The 2019 Solheim Cup later this month with the support of the Switzerland and London based consultancy JUMP