Keep up to date with the ever-changing European Tour schedule for the 2019-20 season

The 2020 European Tour schedule was due to begin at the Hong Kong Open and Dunhill Championship on the final weekend in November 2019 and end, as always, at the DP World Tour Championship in November 2020. But, as with the PGA, LPGA, and Ladies European Tours, the schedule has been crippled by the coronavirus outbreak.

2020 European Tour schedule: Postponements and cancellations

In November it was confirmed the Hong Kong Open would be postponed until the new year due to civil unrest in the area. The event was played in January and won by Australian Wade Ormsby but the European Tour did not co-sanction the event.

In February it was announced that two more Asian Tour co-sanctioned events have been postponed, this time due to the coronavirus outbreak.

The Maybank Championship, in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, was due to be played from April 16-19, the week after the Masters, but has been pushed back at the request of the title sponsor. The Volvo China Open, originally scheduled for the following week, has also been delayed.

A month later it was confirmed that the Magical Kenya Open, which was due to be played from March 12-15 at Karen Country Club in Nairobi, will not take place.

Two more events fell soon after as the European Tour announced that the Hero Indian Open, due to take place from DLF Golf & Country Club March 19-22, was also cancelled. This means there will be no regular European Tour events between the Qatar Masters, which ended on March 8, to the Andalucia Masters in Spain, which begins on April 30.

On the same day, it was reported that the D+D Real Czech Masters will also not be played, despite it not being until August.

Then the Andalucia Masters hosted by the Sergio Garcia Foundation was postponed due to the travel restrictions in Spain, as was the Made in Denmark. It was also announced that GolfSixes would be cancelled.

On March 30, the European Tour announced the Dubai Duty Free Irish Open would be postponed.

Tournament host Graeme McDowell said: “As important as the Irish Open is to all of us, everyone’s health is our only concern. My thoughts are with everyone affected by the crisis and I hope everyone keeps safe and well during these difficult times.”

2020 European Tour schedule

Alfred Dunhill Championship
November 28-December 1
Leopard Creek Country Club, South Africa

Afrasia Bank Mauritius Open
December 5-8
Heritage Golf Club, Mauritius

Australian PGA Championship
December 19-22
RACV Royal Pines Resort, Australia

South African Open
January 9-12
Randpark Golf Club, South Africa

Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship
January 16-19
Abu Dhabi Golf Club, UAE

Dubai Desert Classic
January 23-26
Emirates Golf Club, UAE

Saudi International
January 30-February 2
Royal Greens Golf & Country Club, Saudi Arabia

ISPS Handa Vic Open
February 6-9
13th Beach Golf Club, Australia

WGC-Mexico Championship
February 20-23
Chapultepec Golf Club, Mexico

Oman Open
February 27-March 1
Al Mouj Golf Club, Oman

Qatar Masters
March 5-8
Education City Golf Club, Qatar

Magical Kenya – POSTPONED
March 12-15
Karen Country Club, Kenya

Hero Indian Open – POSTPONED
March 19-22
DLF Golf & Country Club, India

WGC-Dell Technologies Match Play – CANCELLED
March 25-29
Austin Country Club, USA

The Masters – POSTPONED
Date: April 9-12
Augusta National Golf Club, USA

Maybank Championship – POSTPONED
April 16-19
Saujana Golf and Country Club, Malaysia

Volvo China Open – POSTPONED
April 23-26
Genzon Golf Club, China

Andalucia Masters – POSTPONED
April 30-May 3
Real Club Valderrama, Spain

GolfSixes – CANCELLED
May 9-10
Otiavos Dunes, Portugal

PGA Championship – POSTPONED
May 14-17
TPC Harding Park, USA

Made in Denmark – POSTPONED
May 21-24
Himmerland Golf & Spa Resort, Denmark

Dubai Duty Free Irish Open – POSTPONED
May 28-31
Mount Juliet, Ireland

Trophee Hassan II
June 4-7
Royal Golf Dar Es Salam, Morocco

Scandinavian Mixed hosted by Henrik & Annika
June 11-14
Bro Hof Slott GC, Sweden

US Open
June 18-21
Winged Foot, USA

BMW International Open
June 25-28
Golfclub Munchen Eichenried, Germany

Open de France
July 2-5
Venue TBC, France

WGC-FedEx St Jude Invitational 
July 2-5
TPC Southwind, USA

Aberdeen Standard Investments Scottish Open
July 9-12
The Renaissance Club, Scotland

The Open
July 16-19
Royal St George’s Golf Club, England

Betfred British Masters
July 30-August 2
Close House Golf Club, England

The Olympic Games
July 30-August 2
Kasumigaseki Country Club, Japan

Event TBC
August 6-9
Venue TBC

Event TBC
August 13-16
Venue TBC

D+D Real Czech Masters
August 20-23 (Postponed due to the coronavirus outbreak)
Albatross Golf Resort, Czech Republic

Omega European Masters
August 27-30
Crans-sur-Sierre Golf Club, Switzerland

Porsche European Open
September 3-6
Green Eagle Golf Courses, Germany

BMW PGA Championship
September 10-13
Wentworth Golf Club, England

KLM Open
September 17-20
Bernardus Golf Club, The Netherlands

Ryder Cup
September 25-27
Whistling Straits Golf Course, USA

Alfred Dunhill Links Championship
October 1-4
St Andrews, Carnoustie and Kingsbarns, Scotland

Italian Open
October 8-11
Venue TBC, Italy

Mutuactivos Open de Espana
October 15-18
Club de Campo Villa de Madrid, Spain

Portugal Masters
October 22-25
Dom Pedro Victoria, Portugal

WGC-HSBC Champions
October 29-November 1
Sheshan International, China

Turkish Airlines Open
November 5-8
Venue TBC, Turkey

Nedbank Golf Challenge
November 12-15
Gary Player CC, South Africa

DP World Tour Championship
November 19-22
Jumeirah Golf Estates, UAE

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