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THE PRESIDENTS CUP RELATED STORIES




DATES:  Thursday, October 8th through Sunday, October 11th
SITE:  Harding Park Golf Club, San Francisco, California
COURSE ARCHITECT:  Sam Whiting and Willie Watson (1925), renovation (2002-03)
PAR:  71
YARDAGE:  7,137
Hole-By-Hole: 1 - Par 5 562 yds 10 - Par 4 467 yds
2 - Par 3 200 yds 11 - Par 3 230 yds
3 - Par 4 475 yds 12 - Par 4 405 yds
4 - Par 4 428 yds 13 - Par 4 336 yds
5 - Par 5 606 yds 14 - Par 3 164 yds
6 - Par 4 429 yds 15 - Par 4 408 yds
7 - Par 4 473 yds 16 - Par 4 393 yds
8 - Par 4 449 yds 17 - Par 4 344 yds
9 - Par 3 183 yds 18 - Par 5 525 yds
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36 3,805 yds 35 3,332 yds
Biennial: 8th
Schedule of Play: Thursday - Foursomes (6 matches),
Friday - Four-Ball (6 matches),
Saturday - Foursomes (5 matches),
- Four-Ball (5 matches),
Sunday - Singles (12 matches)
Series Record: United States (5-1-1)
Largest Singles Win: David Frost def. Kenny Perry, 7 & 6 (1996)
Largest Foursomes Win: D.Love/J.Gallagher def. F.Nobilo/R.Allenby, 7&5 (1994)
Largest Four-Ball Win: J.Haas/S.Hoch def. F.Allem/D.Frost, 6&5 (1994),
N.Price/G.Norman def. D.Duval/J.Furyk, 6&5 (2000),
H.Sutton/J.Furyk def. M.Campbell/G.Norman, 6&5 (2000),
J.Furyk/J.Haas def. S.Appleby/A.Scott, 6&5 (2003),
P.Mickelson/C.DiMarco def. Lonard/N.O'Hern, 6&5 (2005)
Captains: International - Greg Norman - (Frank Nobilo, Captain's assistant)
United States - Fred Couples - (Jay Haas, Captain's assistant)
Past Presidents Cup Winners
Year Winner (Score) -- Runners-Up
2007 United States def. International Team, 19 1/2-14 1/2
2005 United States def. International Team, 18 1/2-15 1/2
2003 Tied, 17-17
2000 United States def. International Team, 21 1/2-10 1/2
1998 International Team def. United States, 20 1/2-11 1/2
1996 United States def. International Team, 16 1/2-15 1/2
1994 United States def. International Team, 20-12
Past Presidents Cup Sites
Year Site
2007 Royal Montreal Golf Club, Ile Bizard, Quebec, Canada
2005 Robert Trent Jones Golf Club, Prince William County, Virginia
2003 Fancourt Hotel & Country Club Estates (The Links), George, South Africa
2000 Robert Trent Jones Golf Club, Prince William County, Virginia
1998 Royal Melbourne Golf Club, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
1996 Robert Trent Jones Golf Club, Prince William County, Virginia
1994 Robert Trent Jones Golf Club, Prince William County, Virginia
Players Competing (World Ranking)
INTERNATIONAL TEAM
Robert Allenby Australia (30)
Angel Cabrera Argentina (27)
Tim Clark South Africa (36)
Ernie Els South Africa (22)
Retief Goosen South Africa (19)
Ryo Ishikawa Japan (50)
Geoff Ogilvy Australia (10)
Adam Scott Australia (59)
Vijay Singh Fiji (15)
Camilo Villegas Colombia (16)
Mike Weir Canada (31)
Y.E. Yang Korea (33)
UNITED STATES TEAM
Stewart Cink Duluth, Georgia (12)
Jim Furyk Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida (9)
Lucas Glover Greenville, South Carolina (17)
Zach Johnson Iowa City, Iowa (18)
Anthony Kim Dallas, Texas (21)
Justin Leonard Dallas, Texas (37)
Hunter Mahan Orange, California (26)
Phil Mickelson Rancho Santa Fe, California (2)
Sean O'Hair West Chester, Pennsylvania (14)
Kenny Perry Franklin, Kentucky (5)
Steve Stricker Edgerton, Wisconsin (3)
Tiger Woods Orlando, Florida (1)



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