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The BellSouth Classic is a regular golf tournament on the PGA Tour. It is played annually in May in Duluth, Georgia. Since 1997 the tournament has been held on the course at the TPC of Sugarloaf. BellSouth is the main sponsor of the tournament. Download high resolution version (500x1039, 123 KB) File links The following pages link to this file: BellSouth ... Golf (gowf in Scots) is a sport where individual players or teams hit a ball into a hole using various clubs, and is one of the few ball games that does not use a fixed standard playing area. ... The PGA Tour is an organization headquartered in Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida, USA that operates the USAs main professional golf tours for men. ... A picture from the annual Duluth Fall Festival Duluth is a city located in Gwinnett County, Georgia and a suburb of Atlanta located in the Metro Atlanta area. ... 1997 (MCMXCVII) was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... BellSouth Corporation NYSE: BLS is a U.S. telecommunications company based in Atlanta, Georgia. ...


The format of the tournament is stroke play at 18 holes for four days, a total of 72 holes. The field consists of 156 players. After 36 holes, the field is cut to the top seventy players plus all players tied for 70th place. The 2006 purse was $5,300,000, with $954,000 going to the winner (the usual PGA Tour winner's share of 18%). The tournament was founded in 1967 as the Atlanta Classic. Stroke play is a scoring system for golf (compare to match play). ... 1967 (MCMLXVII) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar (the link is to a full 1967 calendar). ...


Winners

BellSouth Atlanta Golf Classic Philip Alfred Mickelson (born June 16, 1970) (nicknamed Lefty for having a left-handed swing, despite being right-handed), is an American professional golfer. ... Philip Alfred Mickelson (born June 16, 1970) (nicknamed Lefty for having a left-handed swing, despite being right-handed), is an American professional golfer. ... The KoL logo. ... Ben Crane (born March 6, 1976 in Portland, Oregon) is a American golfer who plays on the PGA Tour. ... Retief Goosen (born February 3, 1969) is a South African professional golfer. ... Philip Alfred Mickelson (born June 16, 1970) (nicknamed Lefty for having a left-handed swing, despite being right-handed), is an American professional golfer. ... David Duval at 2005 Chrysler Classic of Tucson David Duval (born November 9, 1971) in Jacksonville, Florida, is a professional golfer on the US PGA TOUR. Duval graduated from the Episcopal High School of Jacksonville. ... Eldrick Tiger Woods (born December 30, 1975, in Cypress, California) is an American golfer, widely considered to be one of the greatest golfers of all time. ... Mark Calcavecchia (b. ... This is a disambiguation page — a navigational aid which lists other pages that might otherwise share the same title. ... // Tom Kite (born December 9, 1949 in Austin, Texas) is an American golfer. ...

Georgia-Pacific Atlanta Golf Classic Corey Pavin (b. ... Wayne Levi (born February 22, 1952 in Little Falls, New York) is an American golfer. ... Scott Simpson (born in San Diego, California on September 17, 1955) is an American golfer. ...

Atlanta Classic Larry (Gene) Nelson (born September 10, 1947 in Fort Payne, Alabama) is an American golfer. ... // Bob Tway (born May 4, 1959 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma) is an American professional golfer who has won numerous tournaments including 8 PGA Tour victories. ... Wayne Levi (born February 22, 1952 in Little Falls, New York) is an American golfer. ... // Tom Kite (born December 9, 1949 in Austin, Texas) is an American golfer. ...



Thomas Sturges Watson (born September 4, 1949 in Kansas City, Missouri) is a golfer on the Champions Tour, who still occasionally competes in PGA TOUR events. ... Larry (Gene) Nelson (born September 10, 1947 in Fort Payne, Alabama) is an American golfer. ... // Andy Bean (born March 13, 1953 in LaFayette, Georgia) ia an American professional golfer who has won numerous tournaments at both the amateur and professional level including 11 PGA Tour victories. ... Hale Irwin (born June 3, 1945 in Joplin, Missouri) is an American golfer. ... Hale Irwin (born June 3, 1945 in Joplin, Missouri) is an American golfer. ... Nicklaus celebrates his victory in the 1980 U.S. Open Jack William Nicklaus (born January 21, 1940 in Columbus, Ohio), also known as The Golden Bear, was a major force in professional golf, first on the PGA Tour from the 1960s to the mid to late 1980s, and then on... Thomas Dean Tommy Aaron (born February 22, 1937 in Gainesville, Georgia) is a professional golfer who is best known for winning The Masters Tournament in 1973. ... Sir Bob Charles KNZM CBE (born March 14, 1936) is one of the world’s greatest left handed golfers, winner of more than 70 titles and first lefty to win one of golf’s Majors. ...

PGA Tour Events
Majors: The Masters | U.S. Open | The Open Championship (British Open) | PGA Championship | see also Grand Slam of golf
Non Majors: THE PLAYERS Championship | Ryder Cup | The Presidents Cup | The Tour Championship | Mercedes Championships | World Golf Championships events: WGC-Accenture Match Play Championship | WGC-Bridgestone Invitational | WGC-American Express Championship | WGC-World Cup.
Other Tournaments: Canadian Open | 84 LUMBER Classic | AT&T Pro-Am | B.C. Open | Bay Hill Invitational | BellSouth Classic | Bob Hope Chrysler Classic | Booz Allen Classic | Buick Championship | Buick Invitational | Bank of America Colonial | EDS Byron Nelson Championship | FedEx St. Jude Classic | Ford Championship at Doral | Frys.com Open | FUNAI Classic at the Walt Disney World Resort | Honda Classic | The INTERNATIONAL | Memorial Tournament | Nissan Open | Phoenix Open | Reno-Tahoe Open | Shell Houston Open | Sony Open in Hawaii | Southern Farm Bureau Classic | U.S. Bank Championship in Milwaukee | Verizon Heritage | Wachovia Championship | Westchester Classic | Western Open | Zurich Classic of New Orleans | see also: FedEx Cup

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BellSouth Classic - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (193 words)
The BellSouth Classic is a regular golf tournament on the PGA Tour.
Since 1997 the tournament has been held on the course at the TPC of Sugarloaf.
BellSouth is the main sponsor of the tournament.
Barclays Classic - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (255 words)
The Barclays Classic is a golf tournament on the PGA Tour, played at the Westchester Country Club in Rye, New York.
The tournament began in 1967 as the Westchester Classic.
Beginning in 1976 it underwent a series of name sponsorships (detailed below); the name of the event has evolved to the point that, since 1990, it no longer contains the name of its host course or location.
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