The MercedesTrophy is a unique series of premium tournaments for amateurs, in which over 60,000 players from more than 60 countries took part in 2013. 33 Teams from all over the world, each made up of three players, contested the 24th MercedesTrophy World Final. Team South Africa won the Nations Cup with a total of 189 points. Second place went to the team from United Kingdom with also 189 points, defeated by South Africa in Sudden Death, followed by the team from Mexico with 188 points. The winner of the Team Spirit Award, chosen by the participants, was the team from Australia.
The highest individual points scores in the MercedesTrophy World Final were achieved by the following players: Jonas Madsen from Denmark was the overall winner with 72 points who won also Class A with 75 points. Class B was won by Nkosinathi Ngcobofrom South Africa with 73 points and Eamonn McCann from the United Kingdom won Class C with 75 points.
"The tournament is an excellent opportunity for us to welcome our customers from all over the world to Stuttgart, our brand's home," explains Lueder Fromm, Director of Global Marketing Communication Mercedes-Benz Cars.