The Standard Group PLC has acquired exclusive broadcasting rights as the lucrative European Challenge Tour event official media partner. Part of the deal, KTN News will retransmit the signal via free to air channel across East and Central Africa.
KTN News will be the only local television station with express authority to air the tournament. While The Standard newspaper shall be responsible in providing in depth coverage of the four day multi-million-shilling tournament. The tournament will be beamed live to a record 550 million households across the world from the Karen Golf & Country Club in the four-day event at the par 72 course.
The tournament, which attracted a field of over 126 golfers, was played under the course layout that will be played during the 2019 Magical Kenya Open Golf Championship, giving the pros an opportunity to acclimatize to the course ahead of the tournament.