Among those committed include 2008 Toshiba Classic winner Bernhard Langer,
Lehman has been the Tour's Player of the Year the past two years. Champions Tour 'rookies'
"It's really something when you can say your tournament has the 30 top players on the Tour participating, and this Newport Beach event can," Jeff Purser, executive director of the Toshiba Classic, said in a release. "We are extremely proud to have such an elite group of athletes test their skills in at the Toshiba Classic, as is the community and country club."
Another group of golf legends teeing it up are members of the World Golf Hall of Fame, including two-time Masters winner
San Luis Obispo native Roberts, 57, won the 2012 Toshiba Classic by two strokes to secure his 13th Champions Tour victory.
The $1.75 million Toshiba Classic will award a $262,500 winner's check to the 2013 champion and is televised on the
The Toshiba Classic's lead charity and operator is Hoag Hospital Foundation, and the 2013 tournament will benefit the Mary and
Tickets for the Toshiba Classic are on sale now, and run $20 if purchased in advance of tournament week or $25 at the gate. Season patron badges cost $100, which provide week-long grounds and clubhouse admission for practice rounds and the tournament. Daily tickets providing grounds and the clubhouse are $40 per day.
Visit www.toshibaclassic.com to purchase, or call (949) 660-1001 to secure corporate packages.