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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, November 2nd through Sunday, November 5th
 Site: Montecastillo Hotel & Golf Resort, Jerez, Spain
 Course Architect: Jack Nicklaus (1991)
 Par: 72
 Yardage: 7,069
 Hole-by-Hole: 1 - Par 4 385 Yds     10 - Par 4 410 Yds
               2 - Par 3 221 Yds     11 - Par 3 234 Yds
               3 - Par 5 564 Yds     12 - Par 5 522 Yds
               4 - Par 4 381 Yds     13 - Par 4 424 Yds
               5 - Par 4 416 Yds     14 - Par 3 172 Yds
               6 - Par 4 413 Yds     15 - Par 4 464 Yds
               7 - Par 4 432 Yds     16 - Par 5 517 Yds
               8 - Par 3 190 Yds     17 - Par 4 374 Yds
               9 - Par 5 517 Yds     18 - Par 4 433 Yds
                   -------------          -------------
                    36 3,519 Yds           36 3,550 Yds
 
 Annual: 13th
 Defending Champion: Miguel Angel Jimenez
 Runner-Up: Bernhard Langer, Padraig Harrington, Retief Goosen
 Tournament Record: 269 (Miguel Angel Jimenez, 1999)
 54-Hole Record: 200 (Lee Westwood, 1997; Retief Goosen, 1999)
 36-Hole Record: 130 (Retief Goosen, 1999)
 18-Hole Record: 62 (Bernhard Langer, 1994 - Valderrama Golf Club)
 Course Record: 62 (Retief Goosen, 1999)
 Total Purse: $2,912,800
 Shares: 1st Place - $485,450; 2nd Place - 323,630; 3rd Place - 182,340
 
                             1999 Finish
                             -----------
 
 Player                Score              Player                 Score
 ------                -----              ------                 -----
 Miguel Angel Jimenez   269               Sergio Garcia           273
 Bernhard Langer        271               Thomas Bjorn            274
 Padraig Harrington     271               Miguel Angel Martin     274
 Retief Goosen          271               Michael Campbell        274
 Darren Clarke          273               Six players at          275
 
                 Past Volvo Masters Winners and Runners-up
                 -----------------------------------------
 
 1999 -- Miguel Angel Jimenez (269) -- B.Langer, P.Harrington, R.Goosen
 1998 -- Darren Clarke (271) -- Andrew Coltart
 1997 -- #Lee Westwood (200) -- Padraig Harrington
 1996 -- Mark McNulty (276) -- J.Coceres, S.Torrance, W.Westner, L.Westwood
 1995 -- Alex Cejka (282) -- Colin Montgomerie
 1994 -- Bernhard Langer (276) -- Seve Ballesteros, Vijay Singh
 1993 -- Colin Montgomerie (274) -- Darren Clarke
 1992 -- *Sandy Lyle (287) -- Colin Montgomerie
 1991 -- Rodger Davis (280) -- Nick Faldo
 1990 -- Mike Harwood (286) -- Steven Richardson, Sam Torrance
 1989 -- Ronan Rafferty (282) -- Nick Faldo
 1988 -- Nick Faldo (284) -- Seve Ballesteros
 
 * - Won in Playoff.
 # - Shortened to 54 holes.
 
                    Top players competing this week
                    -------------------------------
 
 Player                  1994    1995    1996    1997    1998    1999
 ------                  ----    ----    ----    ----    ----    ----
 Miguel Angel Jimenez    T-4     T-16    T-34    T-24    T-15    Won
 Bernhard Langer         Won     T-5     T-16    T-15    6th     T-2
 Padraig Harrington      dnp     dnp     T-29    2nd     T-15    T-2
 Retief Goosen           52nd    dnp     T-51    T-42    T-49    T-2
 Darren Clarke           T-18    T-33    T-25    T-15    Won     T-5
 Sergio Garcia           dnp     dnp     dnp     dnp     dnp     T-5
 Thomas Bjorn            dnp     dnp     T-20    T-14    T-41    T-7
 Michael Campbell        dnp     T-28    dnp     dnp     dnp     T-7
 Jarmo Sandelin          dnp     T-46    64th    T-29    23rd    T-10
 Jean Van de Velde       dnp     dnp     T-55    dnp     T-24    T-10
 Ian Woosnam             T-8     T-5     T-25    T-9     T-41    T-10
 Paul Lawrie             dnp     dnp     T-25    T-21    dnp     T-10
 Colin Montgomerie       T-4     2nd     T-29    8th     3rd     T-16
 Per-Ulrik Johansson     T-13    T-5     T-45    T-15    T-49    T-20
 Andrew Coltart          T-44    T-19    T-34    T-24    2nd     T-26
 Patrik Sjoland          dnp     dnp     T-48    T-5     T-49    T-26
 Lee Westwood            53rd    dnp     dnp     Won     T-12    T-30
 Paul McGinley           T-42    dnp     T-45    T-46    T-19    T-32
 Alex Cejka              dnp     Won     T-60    60th    T-12    T-36
 David Howell            dnp     dnp     T-34    T-21    T-49    T-36
 Angel Cabrera           dnp     dnp     dnp     T-29    T-26    T-42
 Eduardo Romero          T-42    dnp     T-34    T-9     T-29    T-48
 Phillip Price           T-34    dnp     dnp     T-24    T-41    T-49
 Jose Maria Olazabal     T-8     dnp     dnp     3rd     7th     66th
 Nick Faldo              T-13    dnp     dnp     dnp     T-36    dnp
 
 dnp - Did not play

 

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