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Encyclopedia > World Cup (men's golf)

The World Cup is an annual men's golf tournament. It is contested by teams of two representing their country. Only one team is allowed from each country. The players are selected on the basis of the Official World Golf Rankings, although not all of the first choice players choose to compete. From 2007 to 2018 it will be held at Mission Hills Golf Club in China and will be known as the Mission Hills World Cup. It will also have a title sponsor, the first of which is Omega, so the full name of the 2007 event is the Omega Mission Hills World Cup. [1] Golf is a sport in which individual players or teams hit a ball into a hole using various clubs, and also is one of the few ball games that does not use a fixed standard playing area. ... The Official World Golf Rankings are a system for rating the performance level of professional golfers. ... Mission Hills Golf Club is a 10-course golf resort, located in the town of Guanlan (觀瀾) in Shenzhen, between the cities of Shenzhen and Dongguan. ...


The tournament was founded by Canadian industrialist John Jay Hopkins, who hoped it would promote goodwill between nations. It began in 1953 as the Canada Cup and changed its named to the World Cup in 1967 and to the World Cup of Golf in 1993. It was incorporated into the World Golf Championships series from 2000 to 2006. In 2007 it ceased to be a World Golf Championships event, but continued to be sanctioned by the International Federation of PGA Tours. The United States has a clear lead in wins, with 23 as of 2006. The World Golf Championships are a group of four annual events for male professional golfers created by the International Federation of PGA Tours. ... The International Federation of PGA Tours is the trade body for the six leading regional mens professional golf tours. ...


The 2006 World Golf Championships-World Cup was held at the Sandy Lane Hotel resort on the island of Barbados, from December 4th until December 10th. [1] The Sandy Lane hotel is an upscale five-star luxary hotel and beach-resort situated close to Holetown and Paynes Bay, in Saint James on the island-nation of Barbados. ... December 4th redirects here. ... December 10 is the 344th day (345th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian calendar, 21 days before the next year. ...


In 1953, the format was 36 holes of stroke play with the combined score of the two-man team determining the winner. From 1954 to 1999, the format was 72 holes of stroke play. Beginning in 2000, the format is alternating stroke play rounds of bestball (fourball) and alternate shot (foursomes). From 1955 to 1999, there was also a separate award, the International Trophy, for the individual with the best 72 hole score.


The equivalent event for women is the Women's World Cup of Golf. The Womens World Cup of Golf is a professional event for two woman teams which was played for the first time in February 2005. ...

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Mission Hills World Cup

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WGC-World Cup

Year Country Team Location
2006  Germany Bernhard Langer and Marcel Siem Sandy Lane Resort, Barbados
2005  Wales Stephen Dodd and Bradley Dredge Algarve, Portugal
2004  England Paul Casey and Luke Donald Seville, Spain
2003  South Africa Trevor Immelman and Rory Sabbatini Kiawah Island, South Carolina, USA
2002  Japan Toshimitsu Izawa and Shigeki Maruyama Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
2001  South Africa Ernie Els and Retief Goosen Gotemba, Japan
2000  United States David Duval and Tiger Woods Buenos Aires, Argentina

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Year Country Team Individual Location
1999  United States Mark O'Meara and Tiger Woods Tiger Woods Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
1998  England David Carter and Nick Faldo Scott Verplank Auckland, New Zealand
1997  Ireland Padraig Harrington and Paul McGinley Colin Montgomerie Kiawah Island, South Carolina, USA
1996  South Africa Ernie Els and Wayne Westner Ernie Els Cape Town, South Africa
1995  United States Fred Couples and Davis Love III Davis Love III Shenzhen, China
1994  United States Fred Couples and Davis Love III Fred Couples Dorado, Puerto Rico
1993  United States Fred Couples and Davis Love III Bernhard Langer Orlando, Florida, USA

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Year Country Team Individual Location
1992  United States Fred Couples and Davis Love III Brett Ogle Madrid, Spain
1991  Sweden Anders Forsbrand and Per-Ulrik Johansson Ian Woosnam Rome, Italy
1990  Germany Torsten Giedeon and Bernhard Langer Payne Stewart Orlando, Florida, USA
1989  Australia Peter Fowler and Wayne Grady Peter Fowler Marbella, Spain
1988  United States Ben Crenshaw and Mark McCumber Ben Crenshaw Melbourne, Australia
1987  Wales David Llewellyn and Ian Woosnam Ian Woosnam Maui, Hawaii, USA
1985  Canada Dave Barr and Dan Halldorson Howard Clark La Quinta, California, USA
1984  Spain José Maria Cañizares and José Rivero José Maria Cañizares Rome, Italy
1983  United States Rex Caldwell and John Cook Dave Barr Jakarta, Indonesia
1982  Spain José Maria Cañizares and Manuel Piñero Manuel Piñero Acapulco, Mexico
1980  Canada Dan Halldorson and Jim Nelford Sandy Lyle Bogotá, Colombia
1979  United States Hale Irwin and John Mahaffey Hale Irwin Athens, Greece
1978  United States John Mahaffey and Andy North John Mahaffey Hanalei, Hawaii, USA
1977  Spain Seve Ballesteros and Antonio Garrido Gary Player Manila, Philippines
1976  Spain Seve Ballesteros and Manuel Piñero Ernesto Perez Acosta Palm Springs, California, USA
1975  United States Lou Graham and Johnny Miller Johnny Miller Bangkok, Thailand
1974  South Africa Bobby Cole and Dale Hayes Bobby Cole Caracas, Venezuela
1973  United States Johnny Miller and Jack Nicklaus Johnny Miller Marbella, Spain
1972  Taiwan Hsieh Min-Nan and Lu Liang-Huan Hsieh Min-Nan Melbourne, Australia
1971  United States Jack Nicklaus and Lee Trevino Jack Nicklaus Palm Beach, Florida, USA
1970  Australia Bruce Devlin and David Graham Roberto De Vicenzo Buenos Aires, Argentina
1969  United States Orville Moody and Lee Trevino Lee Trevino Singapore
1968  Canada Al Balding and George Knudson Al Balding Rome, Italy
1967  United States Jack Nicklaus and Arnold Palmer Arnold Palmer Mexico City, Mexico

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Bobby Cole (born May 11, 1948) is a South African born professional golfer. ... Dale Hayes (born 1 Jul 1952) is a South African golfer. ... Bobby Cole (born May 11, 1948) is a South African born professional golfer. ... Nickname: La Sultana del Avila (English:The Avilas Sultan) La Sucursal del paraiso Motto: Ave María Santísima, sin pecado concebida, en el primer instante de su ser natural. ... Image File history File links No higher resolution available. ... // Johnny Miller (born April 29, 1947) is an American former PGA Tour golfer who was born in San Francisco, California. ... This article refers to the golfer. ... // Johnny Miller (born April 29, 1947) is an American former PGA Tour golfer who was born in San Francisco, California. ... Street in Marbella, Spain 2005. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Republic_of_China. ... 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Year Country Team Individual Location
1966  United States Jack Nicklaus and Arnold Palmer George Knudson Tokyo, Japan
1965  South Africa Harold Henning and Gary Player Gary Player Madrid, Spain
1964  United States Jack Nicklaus and Arnold Palmer Jack Nicklaus Maui, Hawaii, USA
1963  United States Jack Nicklaus and Arnold Palmer Jack Nicklaus Paris, France
1962  United States Arnold Palmer and Sam Snead Roberto De Vicenzo Buenos Aires, Argentina
1961  United States Jimmy Demaret and Sam Snead Sam Snead Dorado, Puerto Rico
1960  United States Arnold Palmer and Sam Snead Flory Van Donck Portmarnock, Dublin, Ireland
1959  Australia Kel Nagle and Peter Thomson Stan Leonard Melbourne, Australia
1958  Ireland Harry Bradshaw and Christy O'Connor Angel Miguel Mexico City, Mexico
1957  Japan Torakichi Nakamura and Koichi Ono Torakichi Nakamura Tokyo, Japan
1956  United States Ben Hogan and Sam Snead Ben Hogan Wentworth, Surrey, England
1955  United States Ed Furgol and Chick Harbert Ed Furgol Washington, DC, USA
1954  Australia Kel Nagle and Peter Thomson Montreal, Canada
1953  Argentina Antonio Cerda and Roberto De Vicenzo Montreal, Canada

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Multiple Winners

Countries

  • 23 wins: United States
  • 5 wins: South Africa
  • 4 wins: Australia, Spain
  • 3 wins: Canada
  • 2 wins: England, Germany, Ireland, Japan, Wales

Teammates

This article refers to the golfer. ... Nationality  United States Birth September 10, 1929 (age 77) Latrobe, Pennsylvania Height 5 ft 10 in (1. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... Davis Love III Davis Milton Love III (born April 13, 1964) is an American professional golfer. ... Kel Nagle (born December 21, 1920 in North Sydney) is an Australian golfer best known for winning the British Open Championship in 1960. ... Peter Thomson (born 1929) is an Australian golfer. ...

As part of team

This article refers to the golfer. ... Nationality  United States Birth September 10, 1929 (age 77) Latrobe, Pennsylvania Height 5 ft 10 in (1. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... Davis Love III Davis Milton Love III (born April 13, 1964) is an American professional golfer. ... Samuel Jackson Sam Snead (May 27, 1912 – May 23, 2002) was one of the top golfers in the world for most of 4 decades. ... Severiano Seve Ballesteros (born 9 April 1957 in Pedreña, Spain) is a Spanish golfer who was one of the sports leading figures in the 1980s and 1990s. ... José Maria Cañizares (born 18 February 1947) is a Spanish golfer. ... Theodore Ernest Ernie Els (born October 17, 1969) is a South African golfer who has been one of the top professional players in the world since the mid-1990s. ... // Dan Halldorson (born April 2, 1952) is a Canadian professional golfer who played on the PGA Tour and the Canadian Tour. ... Bernhard Langer (born August 27, 1957 in Anhausen near Augsburg, Bavaria, Germany) is a professional German golfer. ... // John Drayton Mahaffey Jr. ... // Johnny Miller (born April 29, 1947) is an American former PGA Tour golfer who was born in San Francisco, California. ... Kel Nagle (born December 21, 1920 in North Sydney) is an Australian golfer best known for winning the British Open Championship in 1960. ... Manuel Piñero (born 1 September 1952) is a Spanish golfer. ... Peter Thomson (born 1929) is an Australian golfer. ... // Lee Buck Trevino (born December 1, 1939) is an American professional golfer. ... Personal Information Birth December 30, 1975 ) (age 31) Cypress, California Height 6 ft 1 in (1. ... The cover of Ian Woosnams 2003 autobiography. ...

As individual (International Trophy)

This article refers to the golfer. ... Roberto DeVicenzo (Born April 14, 1923) -- Perhaps the archetypal international golfer of the 1950s, he won an astonishing 230 tournaments worldwide in his career, including four on the PGA Tour and the 1967 British Open. ... // Johnny Miller (born April 29, 1947) is an American former PGA Tour golfer who was born in San Francisco, California. ... Gary Jim Player (born November 1, 1935) is a South African professional golfer generally regarded as one of the greatest players in the games history. ... The cover of Ian Woosnams 2003 autobiography. ...

External links

  • Official site


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PGA Tour events
Major championships in playing order: The Masters | U.S. Open | The Open Championship (British Open) | PGA Championship
Other FedEx Cup tournaments in playing order: Mercedes-Benz Championship | Sony Open in Hawaii | Bob Hope Chrysler Classic | Buick Invitational | FBR Open | AT&T Pro-Am | Nissan Open | WGC-Accenture Match Play Championship | Mayakoba Classic at Riviera Maya | Honda Classic | PODS Championship | Arnold Palmer Invitational | WGC-CA Championship | Shell Houston Open | Verizon Heritage | Zurich Classic of New Orleans | EDS Byron Nelson Championship | Wachovia Championship | The Players Championship | AT&T Classic | Crowne Plaza Invitational at Colonial | Memorial Tournament | Stanford St. Jude Championship | Travelers Championship | Buick Open | AT&T National | John Deere Classic | U.S. Bank Championship in Milwaukee | Canadian Open | WGC-Bridgestone Invitational | Reno-Tahoe Open | Wyndham Championship
FedEx Cup playoff events: The Barclays | Deutsche Bank Championship | BMW Championship | The Tour Championship
Fall Series in playing order: Turning Stone Resort Championship | Viking Classic | Valero Texas Open | Frys.com Open in Las Vegas | Fry's Electronics Open | Running Horse Golf Championship | Walt Disney World Resort Classic
Team events (played alternate years): Presidents Cup | Ryder Cup
Challenge season events (unofficial money): Merrill Lynch Shootout | ADT Skills Challenge | Wendy's 3-Tour Challenge | LG Skins Game | WGC-World Cup | Target World Challenge
Former PGA Tour events: Western Open | Doral Open | North and South Open | B.C. Open | 84 Lumber Classic | Booz Allen Classic (aka Kemper Open) | The International |Chrysler Classic of Tucson


The PGA Tour is an organization headquartered in Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida, USA that operates the USAs main professional golf tours. ... The Major Championships, often referred to simply as the Majors are the four most prestigious annual tournaments in mens professional golf. ... This article is about the golf tournament. ... Michael Campbell holding U.S. Open Trophy The United States Open Championship is the annual mens open golf tournament of the United States. ... “British Open” redirects here. ... 2007 PGA tournament logo The PGA Championship (referred to as the US PGA Championship outside of North America) is an annual golf tournament conducted by the Professional Golfers Association of America as part of the PGA Tour. ... The FedEx Cup is a proposed championship trophy for the PGA Tour that will be mens professional golfs first playoff. ... The Mercedes-Benz Championship is the opening event of golfs PGA Tour season. ... The Sony Open in Hawaii is a regular golf tournament on the PGA Tour. ... The Bob Hope Chrysler Classic is a PGA Tour golf tournament played each January in Californias Coachella Valley. ... The Buick Invitational is a PGA TOUR golf tournament played at Torrey Pines Golf Course in San Diego, California each February. ... The Phoenix Open is a nationally televised golf tournament, a part of the PGA Tour, held at the Tournament Players Club (TPC) of Scottsdale, Arizona around the last weekend in January. ... AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am The AT&T National Pro-Am is a PGA Tour golf tournament that is held every year at Pebble Beach, CA. The tournament is typically held during the month of February on three different courses, Pebble Beach Golf Links, Poppy Hills Golf Course... The Nissan Open is a regular golf tournament on the PGA Tour. ... The WGC-Accenture Match Play Championship is one of the annual World Golf Championships for male professional golfers. ... The Mayakoba Classic at Riviera Maya is a PGA Tour golf tournament which will be played for the first time in the week of February 19-25 2007. ... The Honda Classic is a PGA Tour golf tournament which is played each March in Florida. ... The PODS Championship, originally the Tampa Bay Classic, is a mens professional golf tournament on the PGA Tour, and is played annually at Westin Innisbrook Golf Resort in Palm Harbor, Florida. ... The Arnold Palmer Invitational presented by MasterCard is a PGA Tour golf tournament. ... The WGC-CA Championship is one of the three annual World Golf Championships tournaments for male professional golfers. ... The Shell Houston Open is a regular golf tournament on the PGA Tour. ... The Verizon Heritage is a regular golf tournament on the PGA Tour. ... The Zurich Classic of New Orleans is a regular golf tournament on the PGA Tour. ... The EDS Byron Nelson Championship is a golf tournament on the PGA Tour, located in or around Dallas, Texas. ... Wachovia Championship is a PGA TOUR golf tournament. ... The Players Championship (often styled THE PLAYERS Championship) is an annual golf tournament on the PGA Tour. ... The AT&T Classic, formerly known as the BellSouth Classic, and, at its beginning in 1967, the Atlanta Classic, is a regular golf tournament on the PGA Tour. ... It has been suggested that Crowne Plaza Invitation at Colonial be merged into this article or section. ... The Memorial Tournament is a PGA Tour golf tournament which is closely associated with Jack Nicklaus. ... The FedEx St. ... The Travelers Championship is a golf tournament on the PGA Tour. ... Buick Open is a Golf tournament which is held in Torrey Pines (Located in the La Jolla area of San Diego, California). ... The AT&T National is a PGA Tour event held in the Washington D.C. area during the Fourth of July weekend. ... The John Deere Classic is an American professional golf event which is on the PGA TOUR schedule. ... The U.S. Bank Championship in Milwaukee is a regular golf tournament on the PGA Tour. ... The Canadian Open is a golf tournament which was founded in 1904. ... The WGC-Bridgestone Invitational is one of the annual World Golf Championships for male professional golfers. ... The Reno-Tahoe Open is a secondary golf tournament on the PGA Tour. ... The Wyndham Championship is a regular golf tournament on the Fall Finish of the PGA Tour. ... The FedEx Cup is a proposed championship trophy for the PGA Tour that will be mens professional golfs first playoff. ... The Barclays is a golf tournament on the PGA Tour, played at the Westchester Country Club in Rye, New York. ... The Deutsche Bank Championship is a PGA Tour golf tournament that occurs every year on Labor Day weekend. ... The BMW Championship, previously known as the Western Open, is the second oldest professional golf tournament in the United States after the U.S. Open. ... THE TOUR Championship (the capitalisation is official) is the final event of golfs PGA Tour season. ... The PGA Tour Fall Series is a series of events on the PGA Tour that covers the end of the calendar year. ... The Turningstone Resort Championship is a new PGA Tour mens professional golf tournament that will be played for the first time in the week of September 17-23 2007. ... The Viking Classic is a golf tournament on the PGA Tour. ... The Valero Texas Open is an official tournament on the PGA Tour. ... The Frys. ... The Frys Electronics Open is a new PGA Tour golf tournament which will be played for the first time on October 15, 2007 - October 21, 2007. ... The Running Horse Golf Championship is a new PGA Tour golf tournament which will be played for the first time on October 22-28 2007. ... The Walt Disney World Resort Classic is an annual golf tournament on the PGA Tour. ... Presidents Cup official logo Presidents Cup redirects here. ... The Ryder Cup is a golf trophy contested biennially in an event officially called the Ryder Cup Matches by teams from Europe and the United States. ... The Merrill Lynch Shootout is a team golf event that takes place during the PGA Tours Challenge Season, which begins after the last official money event of the season, THE TOUR Championship. ... The Wendys 3-Tour Challenge is an unofficial golf event held every November at the Lake Las Vegas Resort in Henderson, Nevada. ... A skins game is a type of scoring for various sports, most notably golf but also for curling. ... The WGC-World Cup is an annual mens golf tournament. ... The Target World Challenge is an offseason golf tournament hosted by Tiger Woods, which takes place each December at Sherwood Country Club, a Jack Nicklaus designed course in Thousand Oaks, California. ... The PGA Tour is an organization headquartered in Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida, USA that operates the USAs main professional golf tours. ... // BMW Championship . ... // The Doral Open was a PGA Tour golf tournament, contested from 1962 to 2006 on the Blue Monster course at the Doral Golf Resort & Spa in Doral, Florida, a suburb of Miami. ... The North and South Open was one of the most prestigious golf tournaments in the United States in the first half of the twentieth century. ... The B.C. Open logo created by Johnny Hart. ... The 84 Lumber Classic at Nemacolin Woodland Resort is an American golf event. ... The Booz Allen Classic is a regular golf tournament on the PGA Tour. ... The International (officially rendered in capitals as The INTERNATIONAL) is a golf tournament in the United States PGA Tour held annually (currently in early August) at Castle Pines Golf Club in Castle Rock, Colorado, where the tournament has been played since its inception. ... The Chrysler Classic of Tucson is a golf tournament on the PGA Tour. ...

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European Tour Events
Major championships in playing order: The Masters | U.S. Open | The Open Championship (British Open) | PGA Championship
Individual World Golf Championships in playing order: WGC-Accenture Match Play Championship | WGC-CA Championship | WGC-Bridgestone Invitational
Other tournaments in playing order: HSBC Champions Tournament | UBS Hong Kong Open | Mastercard Masters | Blue Chip New Zealand Open | Dunhill Championship | South African Airways Open | Joburg Open | Abu Dhabi Golf Championship | The Commercial Bank Qatar Masters | Dubai Desert Classic | Maybank Malaysian Open | Indonesia Open | Johnnie Walker Classic | Singapore Masters | TCL Classic | Madeira Island Open | Portuguese Open | Volvo China Open | BMW Asian Open | Open de Espana | Telecom Italia Open | Valle Romano Open de Andalucia | Nissan Irish Open | BMW PGA Championship | Celtic Manor Wales Open | BA-CA Golf Open | Aa St Omer Open | BMW International Open | Open de France | Smurfit European Open | Barclays Scottish Open | Deutsche Bank Players Championship of Europe | Russian Open | Scandinavian Masters | KLM Open | Johnnie Walker Championship at Gleneagles | Omega European Masters | Mercedes-Benz European Championship | Quinn Direct British Masters | Dunhill Links Championship | HSBC World Match Play Championship | Open de Madrid | Portugal Masters | Mallorca Classic | Volvo Masters
Team events: Ryder Cup | Seve Trophy | Mission Hills World Cup
Former events

 
 

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