Mastercard Championship
Mastercard Championship
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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
Golf Today report of last years event
Key Facts

 Dates: Friday, January 18th through Sunday, January 20th
 Site: Hualalai Golf Club, Kaupulehu-Kona, Hawaii
 Course Architect: Jack Nicklaus (1996)
 Par: 72
 Yardage: 7,053
 Hole-by-Hole: 1 - Par 4 397 Yds       10 - Par 5 566 Yds
               2 - Par 4 434 Yds       11 - Par 4 416 Yds
               3 - Par 4 422 Yds       12 - Par 3 167 Yds
               4 - Par 5 526 Yds       13 - Par 4 387 Yds
               5 - Par 3 205 Yds       14 - Par 5 519 Yds
               6 - Par 4 392 Yds       15 - Par 4 428 Yds
               7 - Par 5 538 Yds       16 - Par 4 440 Yds
               8 - Par 3 217 Yds       17 - Par 3 164 Yds
               9 - Par 4 425 Yds       18 - Par 4 410 Yds
                   -------------            -------------
                    36 3,556 Yds             36 3,497 Yds

 Annual: 19th
 Defending Champion: Larry Nelson
 Runner-up: Jim Thorpe
 72-Hole Tournament Record: 279 (Bruce Crampton, 1992; Jack Nicklaus, 1994)
 54-Hole Tournament Record: 195 (Gil Morgan, 1998)
 36-Hole Record: 131 (Gil Morgan, 1998; Larry Nelson, 2001)
 Course Record: 64 (Gil Morgan, Hale Irwin, 1998; John Jacobs, 1999-2000;
                    Larry Nelson, Fred Gibson, 2001)
 Total Purse: $1,500,000
 Shares: 1st Place - $258,000; 2nd Place - 154,000; 3rd Place - 126,000

                             2001 Finish
                             -----------

 Player                Score              Player                 Score
 ------                -----              ------                 -----
 Larry Nelson           197               Leonard Thompson        204
 Jim Thorpe             198               Allen Doyle             205
 Ed Dougherty           202               Doug Tewell             206
 Bruce Fleisher         202               Tom Watson              206
 Gary McCord            204               Dave Eichelberger       208
                                          Fred Gibson             208

             Past MasterCard Championship Winners and Runners-Up
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 2001 -- Larry Nelson (197) -- Jim Thorpe
 2000 -- George Archer (207) -- Lee Trevino, Graham Marsh, Hale Irwin,
                                Dana Quigley
 1999 -- John Jacobs (203) -- Jim Colbert, Ray Floyd
 1998 -- Gil Morgan (195) -- Gibby Gilbert, Hale Irwin
 1997 -- Hale Irwin (209) -- Gil Morgan
 1996 -- John Bland (207) -- Jim Colbert
 1995 -- *Jim Colbert (209) -- Jim Albus
 1994 -- Jack Nicklaus (279) -- Bob Murphy
 1993 -- Al Geiberger (280) -- Jim Dent
 1992 -- Al Geiberger (280) -- Bruce Crampton, Chi Chi Rodriguez
 1991 -- Bruce Crampton (279) -- Frank Beard
 1990 -- George Archer (283) -- Bruce Crampton, Bobby Nichols
 1989 -- Miller Barber (280) -- Dale Douglass
 1988 -- #Dave Hill (211) -- Miller Barber, Al Geiberger
 1987 -- *Don January (287) -- Butch Baird
 1986 -- Miller Barber (282) -- Arnold Palmer
 1985 -- Peter Thomson (284) -- Don January, Dan Sikes
 1984 -- Orville Moody (288) -- Dan Sikes

 # - Rain Shortened
 * - Won in playoff

 Note: Previously called Senior Tournament of Champions (1995-96), Mercedes
       Championships (1994), Infiniti Senior Tournament of Champions (1991-93),
       MONY Senior Tournament of Champions (1984-90).

                              Players in the Field
                              --------------------

 George Archer               Hale Irwin                 Sammy Rachels
 Jose Maria Canizares        John Jacobs                John Schroeder
 Jim Colbert                 Tom Jenkins                Doug Tewell
 Ed Dougherty                Tom Kite                   Leonard Thompson
 Allen Doyle                 Bruce Lietzke              Jim Thorpe
 Dave Eichelberger           Graham Marsh               Lee Trevino
 Bruce Fleisher              Mike McCullough            Steve Veriato
 Bob Gilder                  Gil Morgan                 Bobby Wadkins
 Hubert Green                * Larry Nelson             Lanny Wadkins
 Walter Hall                 Gary Player                Tom Watson
 Joe Inman                   Dana Quigley               Tom Wargo

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