10-12 May 2013 Celtic Manor Resort, Wales
The Celebrity Cup will see 24 celebrities battle it out over two days representing England, Ireland, Scotland and Wales at Celtic Manor Resort to claim the inaugural Celebrity Cup.
Six celebrities will play on each team in a round robin format with each team playing against each other. The format will be four ball better ball challenge over nine holes with teams accumulating points from each hole allowing for maximum viewing excitement. The holes will be a composite course of the Montgomerie and the Roman Road courses. The culmination of the event will be on Sunday afternoon when the top two teams from the previous rounds will play off for the title with the prize giving being presented by the event ambassador Colin Montgomerie.
There is official Celebrity Cup practice on Friday afternoon with the qualifying matches taking place on Saturday and Sunday, the final will be played on Sunday afternoon with a 3/4 place play off match and a prize presentation in the main theatre at the end.
England: Sir Steve Redgrave (Captain), Mike Tindall, Mark Foster, Peter Jones, Chris Hollins & Jodie Kidd.
Ireland: Keith Duffy (Captain), Roonie Whelan, Jamie Bamber, Brian Ormond, Brian McFadden & Martin O’Neill.
Scotland: Gavin Hastings (Captain), Jamie Murray, Kenny Logan, Kenny Dalglish, Alan Hansen & Gordon Strachen.
Wales: Rob Brydon (Captain), Iwan Thomas, Ioan Gruffudd, Gethin Jones, Matt Johnson & Craig Bellamy.
Full Celebrity Cup Draw
Fri 10th May
Afternoon: Official Celebrity Cup Practice (13.30-15.00)
Sat 11th May
Morning: Wales v Scotland, England v Ireland.
Afternoon: Ireland v Scotland, Wales v England.
Sun 12th May,
Morning: England v Scotland, Wales v Ireland.