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Darren Clarke headlining Synergy 8 2019 Drive for Kids campaign in Saskatoon

In this file photo dated Aug. 6, 2014, Darren Clarke during a practice round for the PGA Championship golf tournament at Valhalla Golf Club in Louisville, Ky. .
In this file photo dated Aug. 6, 2014, Darren Clarke during a practice round for the PGA Championship golf tournament at Valhalla Golf Club in Louisville, Ky. . AP Photo / David J. Phillip

PGA Tour Champions player Darren Clarke, of Northern Ireland, is headlining a charity golf tournament in Saskatoon this summer.

The Synergy 8 2019 Drive for Kids campaign event takes place on Aug. 27 at the Willows Golf and Country Club.

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“Darren Clarke came highly recommended by former guests Colin Montgomerie and Retief Goosen so we are thrilled he agreed to visit Saskatoon,” Synergy 8 campaign chair Troy Davies said in a press release.

“We have once again partnered with Jim Pattison Children’s Hospital Foundation to purchase the equipment needed for the pediatric trauma room that will be opening later this year.”

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Clarke is a three-time winner on the PGA Tour, and won The Open Championship in 1992.

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Joining Clarke this year is Golf Channel host Blair O’Neal, as well as NHLers Eric Gryba and Cam Talbot.

This will be the 11th campaign for Synergy 8 Community Builders.