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OMEGA MISSION HILLS WORLD CUP RELATED STORIES





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DATES:  Thursday, November 27th through Sunday, November 30th
SITE:  Mission Hills Golf Club (Olazabal Course), Shenzhen, China
COURSE ARCHITECT:  Jose Maria Olazabal (2005)
PAR:  72
YARDAGE:  7,251
Hole-By-Hole: 1 - Par 4 423 Yds 10 - Par 4 404 Yds
2 - Par 3 175 Yds 11 - Par 5 568 Yds
3 - Par 5 548 Yds 12 - Par 4 457 Yds
4 - Par 4 405 Yds 13 - Par 3 241 Yds
5 - Par 3 176 Yds 14 - Par 4 401 Yds
6 - Par 4 456 Yds 15 - Par 5 555 Yds
7 - Par 5 566 Yds 16 - Par 4 432 Yds
8 - Par 3 214 Yds 17 - Par 3 197 Yds
9 - Par 5 573 Yds 18 - Par 4 460 Yds
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36 3,536 Yds 36 3,715 Yds
Annual: 54th
Defending Champion: Scotland
Runner-Up: United States
Tournament Record: 536 (United States, 1994)
Tournament Four-Day Record: 252 (Japan - S.Maruyama/T.Izawa, 2002)
Tournament Record (Individual): 263 (Tiger Woods, 1999)
Lowest Fourball Score: 57 (Argentina, New Zealand, 2000; USA, 2002)
Lowest Foursome Score: 61 (Argentina, 2005)
36-Hole Record: 124 (Argentina, New Zealand, 2000)
54-Hole Record: 186 (USA, 2000; Japan, 2002)
Daily Format: Thursday - Four-ball Format,
Friday - Foursomes Format,
Saturday - Four-ball Format,
Sunday - Foursomes Format
Total Purse: $5,500,000
Shares: 1st Place - $1,700,000 (per team); 2nd - $900,000; 3rd - $550,000;
4th Place - $308,000; 5th Place - $230,000
2007 Finish
Player Score Player Score
Scotland * 263 Germany 268
United States 263 The Netherlands 268
France 264 Argentina 268
England 265 Sweden 268
South Africa 267 Denmark 269
* - Won in Playoff
Past World Cup Team Winners
Year Winner (Score) -- Runners-Up
2007 *Scotland (Colin Montgomerie/Marc Warren) -- United States
2006 *Germany (Bernhard Langer/Marcel Siem) -- Scotland
2005 #Wales (Stephen Dodd/Bradley Dredge) -- England, Sweden
2004 England (Luke Donald/Paul Casey) -- Spain
2003 South Africa (Rory Sabbatini/Trevor Immelman) -- England
2002 Japan (Shigeki Maruyama/Toshi Izawa) -- United States
2001 *South Africa (Ernie Els/Retief Goosen) -- Denmark, New Zealand, USA
2000 United States (Tiger Woods/David Duval) - Argentina
1999 United States (Tiger Woods/Mark O'Meara) -- Spain
1998 England (David Carter/Nick Faldo) -- Italy
1997 Ireland (Paul McGinley/Padraig Harrington) -- Scotland
1996 South Africa (Ernie Els/Wayne Westner) -- United States
1995 United States (Fred Couples/Davis Love III) -- Australia
1994 United States (Fred Couples/Davis Love III)
1993 United States (Fred Couples/Davis Love III) -- Zimbabwe
1992 United States (Fred Couples/Davis Love III)
1991 Sweden (Anders Forsbrand/Per-Ulrik Johansson)
1990 Germany (Bernhard Langer/Torsten Giedeon)
1989 Australia (Wayne Grady/Peter Fowler)
1988 United States (Ben Crenshaw/Mark McCumber)
1987 *Wales (Ian Woosnam/David Llewellyn)
1986 Not Held
1985 Canada (Dave Barr/Dan Halldorson)
1984 Spain (Jose Canizares/Jose Rivero)
1983 United States (John Cook/Rex Caldwell)
1982 Spain (Jose Canizares/Jose Rivero)
1981 Not Held
1980 Canada (Jim Nelford/Dan Halldorson)
1979 United States (Hale Irwin/John Mahaffey)
1978 United States (John Mahaffey/Andy North)
1977 Spain (Seve Ballesteros/Antonio Garrido)
1976 Spain (Seve Ballesteros/Manuel Pinero)
1975 United States (Johnny Miller/Lou Graham)
1974 South Africa (Bobby Cole/Dale Hayes)
1973 United States (Johnny Miller/Jack Nicklaus)
1972 Taiwan (Hsieh Min Nan/Lu Liang Huan)
1971 United States (Jack Nicklaus/Lee Trevino)
1970 Australia (David Graham/Bruce Devlin)
1969 United States (Orville Moody/Lee Trevino)
1968 Canada (Al Balding/George Knudson)
1967 United States (Jack Nicklaus/Arnold Palmer)
1966 United States (Jack Nicklaus/Arnold Palmer)
1965 South Africa (Gary Player/Harold Henning)
1964 United States (Jack Nicklaus/Arnold Palmer)
1963 United States (Jack Nicklaus/Arnold Palmer)
1962 United States (Arnold Palmer/Sam Snead)
1961 United States (Jimmy Demaret/Sam Snead)
1960 United States (Arnold Palmer/Sam Snead)
1959 Australia (Del Nagle/Peter Thompson)
1958 Ireland (Harry Bradshaw/Christy O'Connor)
1957 Japan (Torakichi Nakamura/Koichi Ono)
1956 United States (Ben Hogan/Sam Snead)
1955 United States (Ed Furgol/Chick Harbert)
1954 Australia (Kel Nagle/Peter Thompson)
1953 Argentina (Antonio Cerda/Roberto de Vicenzo)
* - Won in Playoff
# - Weather Shortened



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