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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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After a good show in the stroke play competition , both the Pakistani golfers qualified for the quarter-finals and from thereon it was competition on match play basis.
The victory capped the Sacred Heart School-Ateneo de Cebu student's amazing campaign in the country's premier match play event sponsored by the MVP Sports Foundation.
It was sweet revenge for the pint-size amateur standout who was smarting from the elimination he suffered at the hands of Park in the semifinals of the Philippine Amateur Open Match Play three weeks ago.
Spieth has been in brilliant form either side of his recordbreaking victory at Augusta National, but Ilonen has an excellent match play record having won the British Amateur Championship back in 2000 before lifting the Volvo World Match Play title last October, defeating Henrik Stenson in the final.
Playing in the WGCs and testing yourself against the best players in the world is why we play the game, and there's no greater test than match play.
The Match Play has a tremendous future with Dell as the incoming title sponsor, the event s move to Austin and the new round-robin format that is being introduced this year (April 29-May 3).
The Saltire Energy Paul Lawrie Match Play will take place at Murcar Links Golf Club, on the outskirts of Lawrie's native Aberdeen, from July 30 to August 2, 2015.
That made it 10 consecutive singles defeats across six different match play competitions for the Scot, who lost to Phil Mickelson on his Ryder Cup debut at Gleneagles last month.
DEFENDING champion Graeme McDowell suffered just his third ever defeat in the Volvo World Match Play Championship yesterday, as Ryder Cup team-mate Stephen Gallacher's singles losing streak reached double figures.
Rajinder Razdan, Paul Hanlin and Alok Pant, who each scored 35 points, completed the top six, each of whom automatically qualified for the new annual Porsche Match Play Championship getting under way next month, and the Porsche Champions Trophy taking place in December.
HOPES of the Celtic Manor being in the running as a future host venue of the World Match Play Championship have heightened this week with news the star-studded event is returning to England this autumn, writes Anthony Woolford.