Barkley, veterans to compete for $250,000 purse

Updated: August 21, 2003, 10:47 PM ET
Associated Press

BROOMFIELD, Colo.-- Sir Charles -- Barkley, that is -- has added his name to the celebrities competing in the 2003 John Elway Celebrity Classic Golf Tournament.

Ivan Lendl, Johnny Bench, Jim McMahon and Elway are among other sports veterans joining the former NBA great to compete for a $275,000 purse in the event Sept. 13-14.

Sun Microsystems is the title sponsor.

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