Golf Majors, Ryder Cup, President Cup, and more

The Masters Tournament  (1934 - )  < http://www.masters.org/en_US/index.html >  |  Masters Tournament - Wikipedia
Famous for the “Green Jacket,” awarded to the winner of the Masters golf tournament
Augusta National Golf Club, Augusta, Georgia (GA)
List of Masters Tournament champions - Wikipedia

12577 170411  2017 Masters Tournament  April 6 - 9
2017 Masters -- Sergio Garcia takes first major championship with playoff victory  ESPN
11137 160411  Englishman Danny Willett wins the Masters after Jordan Spieth collapses on back nine - The Washington Post
8957 150409  The 2015 Masters Thirteen Contenders - The New Yorker  04/08/2015
5646 140413  Bubba Watson wins second Masters title in three years - ESPN  Bob Harig, 04/13/2014
2012 Champion  Bubba Watson (USA)
2011 Champion 
Charl Schwartzel (South Africa)
100405-100411  
Phil Mickelson (USA)
090406-090412   Angel Cabrera (Argentina)

080407-080413   Trevor Immelman (South Africa)
070405-070408   Zach Johnson (USA)
060403-060406   Phil Mickelson (USA)

Masters Tournament - Wikipedia

U.S. Open Championship (1895 - )  < http://www.usopen.com/  >  |  U.S. Open (golf) - Wikipedia
“The U.S. oldest golf championship”

12873 170618  The U.S. Open Golf Championship  June 15 - 18, 2017, Wisconsin
Brooks Koepka's Sunday in 2 Minutes
Leader Board — The Official Website of the 117th U.S. Open Championship Conducted by the USGA

U.S. Open 2017: Brooks Koepka ties record in winning first major at Erin Hills - CBSSports.com
11398 160619   Dustin Johnson (USA)
The Official Site of the 116th U.S. Open Championship Conducted by the USGA
9503 15062US Open  Jordan Spieth is 6th golfer ever to win US Open, Masters in same year - CBSSports.com  06/21/2015   
Videos - The Official Site of the 115th U.S. Open Championship Conducted by the USGA
The Official Site of the 115th U.S. Open Championship Conducted by the USGA

6375 140616  Martin Kaymer cruises toward big win at US Open  (USA TODAY, Steve DiMeglio, 06/15/2014)
2012 Champion  
2011 Champion   Rory Mcllroy (Northern Ireland)
100614-100620   Graeme McDowell (Northern Ireland) Pebble Beach, California
090615-090621  
Lucas Glover (USA)  Bethpage State Park (Black Course), Farmingdale, NY
080512-080615   Tiger Woods (USA)  Torrey Pines Golf Course, San Diego, California (CA) 
070614-070617   Angel Cabrera (Argentina)  Oakmont Country Club, Oakmont, Pennsylvania (PA)
060615-060618   Geoff Ogilvy (Australia)

British Open Championship (1860 - )  < http://www.opengolf.com >  |  The Open Championship (The Open or British Open)  - Wikipedia
The world’s oldest golf championship”  “
The Silver Claret Jug,” The Golf Champion Trophy is presented to each year’s winner.

13023 170723  Jordan Spieth wins 146th Open Championship at Royal Birkdale - YouTube
British Open Championship See Golf Majors
The Open - The official site of The 146th Open at Royal Birkdale  July 20 - 23, 2017
11494 160717  The Open - The official site of The 145th Open at Royal Troon
The Open - Video and Audio 
Henrik Stenson beats Phil Mickelson to win the Open.
The Open - Leaderboard

9723 150721  BBC Sport - Open 2015 Zach Johnson triumphs in play-off at St Andrews  July 20, 2015
The Open - Home  British Open  July 16-20, 2015
110710-0717   Royal Liverpool Golf Club, Hoylake, Wirral, UK
100715-0718   
Louis Oosthuizen (South Africa)  Old Course at St. Andrews, UK
090716-0719   Stewart Cink (USA)              Turnberry, South Ayrshire, Scotland
080717-0720  
Padraig Harrington (Ireland)   Royal Birkdale Golf Club, Southport, England
070719-0722   Padraig Harrington (Ireland)   Carnoustie Golf Links, Carnoustie, Scotland
060720-0723   Tiger Woods (USA) defends the title.
Royal Liverpool Golf Club, Merseyside, England.

PGA Championship (1916 - )  < http://www.pga.com/pgachampionship/ >  |  PGA Championship - Wikipedia
” Wanamaker Trophy”

11545 160801  Jimmy Walker wins PGA Championship  ESPN
2016 PGA Championship at the Baltusrol Golf Club, Springfield, N.J. - PGA.com  July 25 - 31, 2016

9956 150815  2015 PGA Championship at the Whistling Straits, Kohler, Wisconsin - PGA.com
6907 140811  2014 PGA Championship at the Valhalla Golf Club, Louisville, Kentucky - pga.com  Aug. 4 - 10, 2014
Rory McIlroy wins PGA Championship  (USA TODAY, Steve DiMeglio, 08/11/2014)

110808-0814 Atlanta Athletic Club, Johns Creek, GA
100809-0815
Martin Kaymer (Germany) Whistling Straits, Kohler, Wisconsin (WI) 
090813-0816 Y.E. Yang (South Korea) Hazeltine National Golf Club, Chaska, Minnesota (MN)
080807-0810
Pádraig Harrington (Ireland) Oakland Hills C C, Bloomfield Township, Michigan (MI)
070809-0812 Tiger Woods (USA); wins his 13th career Major    Southern Hills Country Club, Tulsa, Oklahoma (OK)  
060814-0820 Tiger Woods (USA); his 12th Major    Medinah Country Club, Medinah, Illinois (IL)    

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Ryder Cup (1927), The K Club, Straffan, County Kildare, Ireland < http://www.kclub.ie/default.asp >
Team Europe (originally only Great Britain) vs. Team USA (biennial event)
English seed merchant and entrepreneur Samuel Ryder founded the Ryder Cup. The Ryder Cup is held every other year.
Ryder Cup - Wikipedia

11741 161002  USA wins Ryder Cup 2016 Live scores, Sunday standings, results, updates - CBSSports.com
11732 160929  Celebrity Matches kick-off Ryder Cup festivities | RyderCup.com
Ryder Cup Michael Phelps steals the show at celebrity match | RyderCup.com
2016 Ryder Cup at Hazeltine National Golf Club, Sep 27 - Oct 2, 2016 RyderCup.com
Hazeltine National Golf Club, Minnesota

7294 140928  Europe wins Ryder Cup for 3rd time in a row Golf The Seattle Times  NY Times and AP, 09/28/2014
 
120925-0930       
101001-1003        Europe   Celtic Manor Resort, City of Newport, Wales
080916-0921        U.S.    Valhalla Golf Club, Louisville, Kentucky (KY)
060922-0924        Europe < http://www.rydercup.com/2006/

Solheim Cup (1990 - )

Presidents Cup (1994 - )  |  Presidents Cup - Wikipedia
Team USA vs. International Team
non-Ryder Cup nations (biennial event)
The Presidents Cup  Sept. 26 - Oct. 1, 2017
3683 131005  The Official Home of The Presidents Cup
Phil Mickelson reigns for Team USA at Presidents Cup -- golf  (ESPN,
Bob Harig, 10/04/2013)
111114-1120  Royal Melbourne Golf Club, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
091006-1011  U.S. Wins   Harding Park Golf Course, San Francisco, CA


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