Volvo Scandinavian Masters
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Preivew of this years tournament
News and report from the 1st round
Scores from the 1st round
News and report from the 2nd round
Scores from the 2nd round
News and report from the 3rd round
Scores from the 3rd round
News and report from the 4th round
Scores from the 4th round
Golf Today report of last years event
 
 
 
 Dates: Thursday, August 3rd through Sunday, August 6th
 Site: Kungsangen Golf Club (King's Course), Stockholm, Sweden
 Course Architect: Anders Forsbrand (Remodelled by European Golf Design)
 Par: 70
 Yardage: 6,761
 Hole-By-Hole: 1 - Par 4 355 Yds   10 - Par 4 457 Yds
               2 - Par 4 394 Yds   11 - Par 4 433 Yds
               3 - Par 4 386 Yds   12 - Par 3 196 Yds
               4 - Par 3 170 Yds   13 - Par 4 459 Yds
               5 - Par 5 482 Yds   14 - Par 4 449 Yds
               6 - Par 3 167 Yds   15 - Par 4 295 Yds
               7 - Par 4 454 Yds   16 - Par 3 202 Yds
               8 - Par 4 372 Yds   17 - Par 5 520 Yds
               9 - Par 5 536 Yds   18 - Par 4 434 Yds
                   -------------        -------------
                    35 3,316 Yds         35 3,445 Yds
 
 Annual: 10th
 Defending Champion: Colin Montgomerie
 Runner-Up: Jesper Parnevik
 Tournament Record: 268 (Vijay Singh, 1994; Colin Montgomerie, 1999)
 54-Hole Record: 199 (Ian Woosnam, 1991; Colin Montgomerie, 1999)
 36-Hole Record: 132 (Jesper Parnevik, 1998)
 18-Hole Record: 62 (Geoff Ogilvy, 1999)
 Course Record: 65 (Brian Davis, Anders Hultman, Jesper Parnevik,
                    Michael Jonzon, Greg Turner, 1998)
 Total Purse: 1,600,000 (euros)
 Shares: 1st Place - 266,660; 2nd Place - 177,770; 3rd Place - 100,160
 
                             1999 Finish
                             -----------
 
 Player                Score              Player                 Score
 ------                -----              ------                 -----
 Colin Montgomerie      268               Andrew McLardy          279
 Jesper Parnevik        277               Robert Karlsson         279
 Bob May                278               Katsuyoshi Tomori       279
 Geoff Ogilvy           278               Five players at         280
 Francisco Cea          279
 
         Past Volvo Scandinavian Masters Winners and Runners-Up
         ------------------------------------------------------
 
 1999 -- Colin Montgomerie (268) -- Jesper Parnevik
 1998 -- Jesper Parnevik (273) -- Darren Clarke
 1997 -- Joakim Haeggman (270) -- Ignacio Garrido
 1996 -- *Lee Westwood (281) -- Paul Broadhurst, Russell Claydon
 1995 -- Jesper Parnevik (270) -- Colin Montgomerie
 1994 -- Vijay Singh (268) -- Mark McNulty
 1993 -- *Peter Baker (278) -- Anders Forsbrand
 1992 -- Nick Faldo (277) -- Jose Maria Olazabal, Frank Nobilo, Peter Baker,
                             Peter O'Malley, Danny Mijovic, Robert Allenby
 1991 -- Colin Montgomerie (270) -- Seve Ballesteros
 
 * - won in playoff.
 
                      Top Contenders in the Field
                      ---------------------------
 
 Colin Montgomerie  - Defending champion, 1st in greens in regulation, two wins
 Darren Clarke      - 2nd in order of merit, two wins, 13-of-13 cuts made
 Lee Westwood       - 3rd in order of merit, 2nd in putting, three wins
 Michael Campbell   - 2 wins, 5 top-10's, 5th in scoring
 Thomas Bjorn       - 2 seconds, 4 top-10's, 6th in money
 Jesper Parnevik    - 2 wins and 9 top-10's on PGA Tour, finished 2nd last yr
 Gary Orr           - 2nd in greens hit, 1 win, 6 top-10's
 Andrew Coltart     - 16th in money, 3 top-5's
 Mathias Gronberg   - 1 win, 4 top-10's
 Ian Woosnam        - 18th in money, 28 career EPGA wins

 

 

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