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Preivew of this years tournament
News and report from the 1st round
News and report from the 2nd round
News and report 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, May 26th through Sunday, May 29th
 Site: Wentworth Club (West Course), Surrey, England
 Course Architect: H.S. Colt (1926), Chris Kennedy (redesign, 2001)
 Par: 72
 Yardage: 7,072
 Hole-By-Hole: 1 - Par 4 473 Yds   10 - Par 3 184 Yds
               2 - Par 3 154 Yds   11 - Par 4 403 Yds
               3 - Par 4 447 Yds   12 - Par 5 509 Yds
               4 - Par 5 497 Yds   13 - Par 4 467 Yds
               5 - Par 3 191 Yds   14 - Par 3 179 Yds
               6 - Par 4 354 Yds   15 - Par 4 481 Yds
               7 - Par 4 396 Yds   16 - Par 4 383 Yds
               8 - Par 4 400 Yds   17 - Par 5 571 Yds
               9 - Par 4 452 Yds   18 - Par 5 531 Yds
                   -------------        -------------
                    35 3,364 Yds         37 3,708 Yds
 
 Annual: 51st

 Defending Champion: Scott Drummond
 Runner-Up: Angel Cabrera
 Tournament Record: 266 (B.J. Bamford, 1961)
 54-Hole Record: 199 (Anders Hansen, 2002)
 36-Hole Record: 132 (Ernie Els, 1994, Colin Montgomerie, 2000,
                      Andrew Oldcorn, 2001)
 Course Record: 63 (Nick Job, 1973; Wayne Riley, 1991, Angel Cabrera, 2001;
                    Jarrod Moseley, 2002)
 Total Purse: $5,033,961
 Share: 1st Place - $838,683; 2nd Place - $504,082; 3rd Place - $284,004
 
                             2004 Finish
                             -----------
 
 Player                Score             Player                 Score
 ------                -----             ------                 -----
 Scott Drummond         269              Darren Clarke           273
 Angel Cabrera          271              Ernie Els               275
 Joakim Haeggman        272              Miguel Angel Jimenez    276
 Anders Hansen          273              Thomas Levet            276
 Nick Faldo             273              Darren Fichardt         276
 
                         Past BMW Championship Winners
                         -----------------------------
 
 Year  Winner (Score) -- Runners-Up
 ----  ----------------------------
 2004  Scott Drummond (269) -- Angel Cabrera
 2003  *Ignacio Garrido (270) -- Trevor Immelman
 2002  Anders Hansen (269) -- Eduardo Romero, Colin Montgomerie
 2001  Andrew Oldcorn (272) -- Angel Cabrera
 2000  Colin Montgomerie (271) -- Darren Clarke, Lee Westwood, Andrew Coltart
 1999  Colin Montgomerie (270) -- Mark James
 1998  Colin Montgomerie (274) -- Patrik Sjoland, Ernie Els, Gary Orr
 1997  Ian Woosnam (275) -- Nick Faldo, Darren Clarke, Ernie Els
 1996  Costantino Rocca (274) -- Nick Faldo, Paul Lawrie
 1995  Bernhard Langer (279) -- Per-Ulrik Johansson, Michael Campbell
 1994  Jose Maria Olazabal (271) -- Ernie Els
 1993  Bernhard Langer (274) -- Gordon Brand, Jr., Frank Nobilo, Colin
                                Montgomerie
 1992  Tony Johnstone (272) -- Gordon Brand, Jr., Jose Maria Olazabal
 1991  *Seve Ballesteros (271) -- Colin Montgomerie
 1990  Mike Harwood (271) -- John Bland, Nick Faldo
 1989  Nick Faldo (272) -- Ian Woosnam
 1988  Ian Woosnam (274) -- Seve Ballesteros, Mark James
 1987  Bernhard Langer (270) -- Seve Ballesteros
 1986  *Rodger Davis (281) -- Des Smyth
 1985  *Paul Way (282) -- Sandy Lyle
 1984  #Howard Clark (204) -- Gordon J. Brand, Bernhard Langer
 1983  Seve Ballesteros (278) -- Ken Brown, Sandy Lyle
 1982  *Tony Jacklin (284) -- Bernhard Langer
 1981  Nick Faldo (274) -- Ken Brown, Neil Coles
 1980  Nick Faldo (283) -- Ken Brown
 1979  Vicente Fernandez (288) -- Gary Player, Baldovino Dassu
 1978  Nick Faldo (278) -- Ken Brown
 1977  Manuel Pinero (283) -- Peter Oosterhuis
 1976  *Neil Coles (280) -- Eamonn Darcy, Gary Player
 1975  Arnold Palmer (285) -- Eamonn Darcy
 1974  Maurice Bembridge (278) -- Peter Oosterhuis
 1973  Peter Oosterhuis (280) -- Dale Hayes, D.Swaelens
 1972  Tony Jacklin (279) -- Peter Oosterhuis
 1971  Not Held
 1970  Not Held
 1969  Bernard Gallacher (293)
 1968  David Talbot (276)
 1967  Peter Townsend (275)
 1966  Brian Huggett (271)
 1965  Peter Alliss (286)
 1964  A.G.Grubb (287)
 1963  Peter Butler (306)
 1962  Peter Alliss (287)
 1961  Brian Bamford (266)
 1960  @A.F.Stickley (247)
 1959  Dai Rees (283)
 1958  Harry Bradshaw (287)
 1957  Peter Alliss (286)
 1956  C.H.Ward (282)
 1955  Ken Bousfield (277)
 
 * - won in playoff.
 # - rain shortened (54 holes)
 @ - rain shortened (63 holes)

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