TPC Kuala Lumpur Ranked as Number 1 Malaysian Golf Course Again
KUALA LUMPUR, 24 JUNE 2021 – TPC Kuala Lumpur (“TPC KL” or “Club”) is pleased to announce that the Club’s West Course is again listed as the top ranked golf course in Malaysia by Golf Travel Magazine, in its ‘Top 100 Golf Courses in Asia 2021’ announced recently. Ranking first among only five Malaysia-based clubs to make the prestigious list, TPC KL is also honoured as the 21st best golf club in all of Asia.
The multiple-award-winning West Course has successfully staged numerous international tournaments including the CIMB Classic (2013 to 2018) and Maybank Malaysian Open (2010 to 2015). Through these PGA TOUR and PGA European Tour tournaments, TPC KL has been graced by a host of world-class players, such as Phil Mickelson, Justin Thomas, and Ricky Fowler, among others.
“We are honoured that TPC KL has again been recognised by Golf Travel Magazine as part of its exclusive ‘Top 100 Golf Courses in Asia’ list. This is a testament of the continuous efforts from the TPC KL team in delivering a world-class golfing experience to all avid golfers,” said Dato’ Azmir Merican, Sime Darby Property’s Group Managing Director.
“Despite the challenges faced by local Golf Clubs in the ongoing pandemic, TPC KL remains steadfast in ensuring that its Golf Courses are impeccably maintained and well prepared to welcome all golfers once it reopens. We thank all our Club Members and patrons for their support throughout these unprecedented times,” he added.
Proudly owned by Sime Darby Property, TPC KL has set an impressive track record with its multi-award-winning milestones. Since becoming part of the highly acclaimed TPC Network, the Club has made it into the prestigious lists of World’s 100 Greatest Golf Courses, Top 100 Platinum Golf and Country Clubs of the World and Top 100 Golf Courses in Asia.
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About TPC Kuala Lumpur
Established in 1991, TPC Kuala Lumpur (TPC KL) is a 36-hole tournament standard course strategically located in the lush landscapes of Mont Kiara, just eight kilometres from the heart of Kuala Lumpur. Its proprietor, Sime Darby Property Berhad designed the club as an elegant and relaxing golf haven surrounded by perfectly manicured greenery.
TPC KL captured the world’s attention through the staging of the PGA TOUR, European Tour and the LPGA all within a year for three consecutive years between 2013 and 2015. In October 2016, the Club made history again by successfully staging the CIMB Classic PGA TOUR and Sime Darby LPGA Malaysia consecutively, both feats unknown before in the history of golf. Defining new standards in golf and country clubs with its superior service, excellent facilities and warm hospitality, TPC KL’s high quality of construction is synonymous with Sime Darby Property.
TPC KL’s East Course tops the list in the coveted Golf Digest International 2020 Best Golf Courses in Malaysia while the West Course was named Malaysia’s Best Golf Course by World Golf Awards 2019 and is ranked 21st in the Top 100 Golf Courses in Asia. The Club also ranked 82nd in the Top 100 Platinum Golf and Country Clubs of the World 2020-2021.