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match play

Golf
a. scoring according to the number of holes won and lost
b. (as modifier): a matchplay tournament
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Hey, it's match play and anything can happen, we all know that," said Ilonen.
Fleetwood added: "We don't get to play match play too often these days, so it will make a nice change.
We re excited to sponsor the Match Play Championship, to showcase Dell technology to golf fans and to bring the world s greatest golfers to our hometown, Austin, Texas, said Michael Dell, chairman and CEO.
Match play is a format that we don't get to play too often out on Tour, and so it's an exciting opportunity for an elite knockout tournament to come to Scotland.
What happened at the last is typical match play golf as he's won it with a birdie without having been on the fairway.
With men's and ladies' singles categories, the 36-hole event will feature the top 24 match play performers, as well as the top six from the Porsche Ramadan Golf Cup.
I think it is fantastic that the Volvo World Match Play Championship will be played in England for this special anniversary," said defending champion Graeme McDowell.
If you play your tee shot from outside this area: in match play there is no penalty, but your opponent may require you to replay your stroke provided he/she does so immediately.
US Open Winner Justin Rose and long-standing friend and fellow competitor Ian Poulter will celebrate the opening of the re-designed Rose-Poulter course with an exhibition game of Match Play to be held on 28 October 2013 at Mission Hills in the Pearl River region of southern China.
We want to create something that presents some exciting risk and reward opportunities incentivizing aggressive play that you only really get on a Match Play course," added Poulter.
Kuchar's victory makes it eight different winners in the first eight events of the PGA Tour year, while on the European Tour - the Match Play counts for both - nine tournaments so far this season have produced nine different outcomes.
The affable Englishman's recent record in match play is second to none - he won an exhibition event in Turkey last year, and was a key member of Europe's Ryder Cup win at Medinah.