Antalya is hosting the Turkish Airlines Open for the fifth time, attracting some of the best golfers in the world.

A golfer tees up at the Turkish Airlines pro-am, the lead up event to the 2017 Turkish Airlines open, in Antalya, Turkey, November 1.
A golfer tees up at the Turkish Airlines pro-am, the lead up event to the 2017 Turkish Airlines open, in Antalya, Turkey, November 1. (AA)

The Turkish Airlines Golf Open gets underway in the Southern Turkish city of Antalya. The event is becoming increasingly important and popular on the European Tour. 

This is the fifth time the open has been hosted here.

But this year, it's part of the Rolex Series on the European Tour.

TRT World sports correspondent Semra Hunter is there to preview the action. 

Source: TRT World