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News and report from the 2nd round
Scores from the 2nd round
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Scores from the 3rd round
News and report from the 4th round
Scores from the 4th round
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 Dates: Thursday, September 19th through Sunday, September 22nd
 Site: Mount Juliet Estate, Dublin, County Kilkenny, Ireland
 Course Architect: Jack Nicklaus (1991)
 Par: 72
 Yardage: 7,198
 Hole-By-Hole: 1 - Par 4 443 yds   10 - Par 5 553 yds
               2 - Par 4 419 yds   11 - Par 3 169 yds
               3 - Par 3 182 yds   12 - Par 4 411 yds
               4 - Par 4 404 yds   13 - Par 4 433 yds
               5 - Par 5 540 yds   14 - Par 3 195 yds
               6 - Par 3 229 yds   15 - Par 4 370 yds
               7 - Par 4 419 yds   16 - Par 4 433 yds
               8 - Par 5 575 yds   17 - Par 5 516 yds
               9 - Par 4 426 yds   18 - Par 4 481 yds
                   -------------        -------------
                    36 3,637 yds         36 3,561 yds
 
 Annual: 3rd
 2000 Champion: Mike Weir
 Runner-Up: Lee Westwood
 Tournament Record: 277 (Mike Weir, 2000)
 54-Hole Record: 207 (Hidemichi Tanaka, 2000)
 36-Hole Record: 135 (Nick Price, 2000)
 18-Hole Record: 63 (Nick Price, 2000 -- Valderrama Golf Club, Spain)
 Course Record: 65 (Jeff Maggert, 1992)
 Total Purse: $5,500,000
 Shares: 1st Place - $1,000,000; 2nd Place - 530,000; 3rd Place - 368,000
 
                             2000 Finish
                             -----------
 
 Player                Score             Player                 Score
 ------                -----             ------                 -----
 Mike Weir              277              Sergio Garcia           281
 Lee Westwood           279              Padraig Harrington      281
 Duffy Waldorf          280              Nick Price              281
 Vijay Singh            280              Michael Campbell        282
 Tiger Woods            281              Mark Calcavecchia       283
 
                   Past American Express Championship Winners
                   ------------------------------------------
 
 Year  Winner (Score) -- Runners-Up
 ----  ----------------------------
 2001  Not held due to the tragedies of September 11
 2000  Mike Weir (277) -- Lee Westwood
       (Valderrama Golf Club, Sotogrande, Spain)
 1999  *Tiger Woods (278) -- Miguel Angel Jimenez
       (Valderrama Golf Club, Sotogrande, Spain)
 
 * - Won in playoff.
 

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