Accenture Match Play Championship
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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: Wednesday, February 20th through Sunday, February 24th
 Site: La Costa Resort & Spa (North & South Courses), Carlsbad, California
 Course Architect: Dick Wilson and Joe Lee (1964)
 Par: 72
 Yardage: 7,065
 Hole-by-Hole:  1 - Par 4 412 Yds       10 - Par 4 450 Yds
                2 - Par 5 526 Yds       11 - Par 3 180 Yds
                3 - Par 3 187 Yds       12 - Par 5 541 Yds
                4 - Par 4 386 Yds       13 - Par 4 410 Yds
                5 - Par 4 446 Yds       14 - Par 3 204 Yds
                6 - Par 4 365 Yds       15 - Par 4 378 Yds
                7 - Par 3 188 Yds       16 - Par 4 423 Yds
                8 - Par 4 398 Yds       17 - Par 5 569 Yds
                9 - Par 5 538 Yds       18 - Par 4 464 Yds
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                     36 3,446 Yds             36 3,619 Yds

 Annual: 4th
 Defending champion: Steve Stricker
 Runner-up: Pierre Fulke
 Shortest Match: Sergio Garcia def. Loren Roberts, 7 & 6, 2000
                 Craig Stadler def. Craig Parry, 7 & 6, 2001
 Longest Match: Jeff Maggert def. Andrew Magee, 1-up (38 holes, 1999)
                Thomas Bjorn def. Colin Montgomerie, 1-up (23 holes, 2000)
 Total Purse: $5,000,000
 Shares: 1st Place - $1,000,000; 2nd Place - 500,000; 3rd Place - 400,000
         4th Place - 300,000; Quarterfinalist - 150,000

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

 Championship  - (55) Steve Stricker def. (21) Pierre Fulke, 2 & 1
 Consolation   - (30) Toru Taniguchi def. (1) Ernie Els, 4 & 3
 Semifinals    - (21) Pierre Fulke def. (1) Ernie Els, 2 & 1
                 (55) Steve Stricker def. (30) Toru Taniguchi, 2 & 1
 Quarterfinals - (1)  Ernie Els def. (57) Craig Stadler, 1-up
                 (21) Pierre Fulke def. (45) Brad Faxon, 1-up (19 holes)
                 (55) Steve Stricker def. (63) Nick O'Hern, 1-up (20 holes)
                 (30) Toru Taniguchi def. (22) Shigeki Maruyama, 2 & 1


                  Past World Match Play Winners and Runners-Up
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 2001 -- (55) Steve Stricker def. (21) Pierre Fulke, 2 & 1
 2000 -- (19) Darren Clarke def. (1) Tiger Woods, 4 & 3
 1999 -- (24) Jeff Maggert def. (50) Andrew Magee, 1-up (38 holes)

 Note: Seeds in parenthesis

                   Players in the Field (Seed in parenthesis)
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 Robert Allenby (22)       Sergio Garcia (4)          Phil Mickelson (2)
 Billy Andrade (51)        Matt Gogel (53)            Colin Montgomerie (20)
 Stuart Appleby (48)       Retief Goosen (7)          Jose Maria Olazabal (26)
 Paul Azinger (25)         Padraig Harrington (11)    Peter O'Malley (64)
 Angel Cabrera (33)        Scott Hoch (21)            Jesper Parnevik (40)
 Mark Calcavecchia (23)    Charles Howell III (36)    Kenny Perry (18)
 Michael Campbell (24)     Toshi Izawa (19)           Nick Price (32)
 Stewart Cink (29)         Lee Janzen (61)            Phillip Price (57)
 Darren Clarke (12)        Shingo Katayama (31)       Rory Sabbatini (59)
 John Cook (63)            Jerry Kelly (42)           Adam Scott (50)
 John Daly (38)            Bernhard Langer (15)       Vijay Singh (9)
 Chris DiMarco (12)        Paul Lawrie (52)           Jeff Sluman (60)
 Joe Durant (35)           Tom Lehman (28)            * Steve Stricker (55)
 David Duval (3)           Justin Leonard (39)        Kevin Sutherland (62)
 Ernie Els (5)             Frank Lickliter (49)       Hal Sutton (37)
 Bob Estes (17)            Davis Love III (8)         Toru Taniguchi (56)
 Niclas Fasth (41)         Steve Lowery (44)          David Toms (6)
 Brad Faxon (47)           Billy Mayfair (58)         Kirk Triplett (43)
 Steve Flesch (54)         Scott McCarron (45)        Scott Verplank (16)
 Pierre Fulke (46)         Paul McGinley (30)         Mike Weir (13)
 Jim Furyk (46)            Rocco Mediate (27)         Lee Westwood (34)
                                                      Tiger Woods (1)

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