Date set for Dunhill Links

THE ALFRED Dunhill Links is set to return to Carnoustie in October.

The tournament, which sees top professional golfers paired with amateurs in a pro-am format, will be played over the Championship Course on October 4 to 7.

Carnoustie is one of three courses used with St Andrews and Kingsbarns being the other two.

Defending champions are Nick Dougherty and BBC Radio Two presenter Chris Evans.