The Wales Open
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 Dates: Thursday, June 8th through Sunday, June 11th

 Site: Celtic Manor Resort (Wentwood Hills Course), Newport, Wales

 Par: 72

 Yardage: 7,324

 Hole-By-Hole: 1 - Par 4 471 Yds   10 - Par 4 440 Yds

               2 - Par 5 613 Yds   11 - Par 5 621 Yds

               3 - Par 4 440 Yds   12 - Par 3 211 Yds

               4 - Par 4 413 Yds   13 - Par 4 395 Yds

               5 - Par 5 534 Yds   14 - Par 3 184 Yds

               6 - Par 4 436 Yds   15 - Par 4 456 Yds

               7 - Par 3 190 Yds   16 - Par 4 340 Yds

               8 - Par 4 416 Yds   17 - Par 4 397 Yds

               9 - Par 3 213 Yds   18 - Par 5 554 Yds

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                    36 3,726 Yds         36 3,598 Yds

 

 Annual: 1st

 Total Purse: $1,144,417

 Share: 1st Place - $190,725; 2nd Place - 127,143; 3rd Place - 71,630

 

                      Top Contenders in the Field

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 Andrew Coltart      - 11th on money list with four top-10's in 12 events

 Brian Davis         - Won Spanish Open, 12th on money list, five top-10's

 Mark James          - Tied for 2nd last week at English Open

 Tony Johnstone      - 62nd on money list with one top-10 in 10 tournaments

 Paul McGinley       - Has made the cut in 11 of 12 events with five top-10's

 Gary Orr            - Won Portuguese Open, tied for 1st with 6 top-10's

 David Park          - Has made the cut in 11 of 15 events with only 1 top-10

 Lucas Parsons       - 22nd on money list, made only 3 of 8 cuts, one win

 Sam Torrance        - 2001 Ryder Cup captain, failed to break par last week

 Anthony Wall        - Won Alfred Dunhill Championship, 24th on money list

 Ian Woosnam         - 13th on money lit with four top-10's in 10 events

 

 

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