Emanuele Canonica is preparing to take the field in the prestigious Vinpearl DIC Legends Vietnam 2023 tournament, which will take place from 30 November to 2 December at the Vinpearl Resort Nha Trang, on the coast of southern Vietnam.
In this penultimate event of the Legends Tour, Canonica will face eight of the ten best players of the Road to Mauritius (order of merit), including the first in the ranking, the Englishman Peter Baker, followed by the Brazilian Adilson Da Silva, the South African James Kingston, by the other Englishman Philip Archer and the Welshman Philip Price.
There is no shortage of possible outsiders for the final victory, such as the Major winner Michael Campbell from New Zealand and the Welshman Stephen Dodd, protagonist of the recent victory at the 2021 Senior Open Championship.
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Among the other players that Canonica will have to face, there are also the Argentine Ricardo Gonzalez, the Scottish Greig Hutcheon, the Welshman Bradley Dredge and the Swede Patrik Sjoland. Canonica seeks to confirm his excellent form which took him to sixth place in the recent European Senior Masters in Spain, as well as achieving two other seasonal top tens at the Legends Tour Trophy and the Irish Legends (in fifth and seventh position respectively) .
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