Punta Espada Golf Club News

April 4, 2008

Golf Channel to broadcast inaugural Cap Cana Championship

For those who will not be able to join us in the Dominican Republic this week for the inaugural Cap Cana Championship, THE GOLF CHANNEL will broadcast all three rounds in the United States and coverage of the event will be distributed internationally. The broadcast schedule is as follows:


FRIDAY APRIL 4th – 1:00pm – 3:00pm (EST)

Please Note: Jack Nicklaus will be interviewed live from the TV Booth at Cap Cana at the start of the live coverage, Friday at 1pm.

SATURDAY APRIL 5th – 1:00pm – 4:00pm (EST)

SUNDAY APRIL 6th – 1:00pm – 4:00pm (EST)


FRIDAY APRIL 4th – 6:30pm – 8:30pm (EST)

SATURDAY APRIL 5th – 6:30pm – 9:00pm (EST)

SUNDAY APRIL 6th – 6:30pm – 9:00pm (EST)


MONDAY APRIL 7th – 1:30pm – 4:00pm (EST)

This 54-hole stroke-play tournament will feature a 78-player field and official prize money of $2 million, with the winner collecting $300,000. Practice rounds for the players will be held Monday, March 31 and Tuesday, April 1. Two Pro-Am tournaments will take place on Wednesday and Thursday followed by the tournament on Friday, Saturday and Sunday.

About Cap Cana

Cap Cana is the most important tourism and real-estate project of the Caribbean. The first stage of the project will be developed in a span of 10-12 years and comprises an area of 35 million square meters (8,680 acres) of a total of over 120 million square meters (30,000 acres); 5.5 kilometers (3.5 miles) of virgin beaches and privy to a privileged climate. In its initial phase, the project will have more than four 5-star hotels, five golf courses, three of them being Jack Nicklaus Signature Courses, one of the most complete and modern marinas in the Caribbean and a total of 5,000 residential units and 500 hotel rooms. For more information, visit our web page www.capcana.com


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