Golf in History (Part 15)

Events in Sport

Events 1401 - 1,464 of 1,464

  • 1996-10-06 Caroline Pierce wins JAL Big Apple Golf Classic
  • 1996-10-13 Annika Sorenstam wins Betsy King LPGA Golf Classic
  • 1996-10-20 Annika Sorenstam wins LPGA Samsung World Championship of Women's Golf
  • 1996-11-26 Colbert, Floyd & Irwin win Wendy's Senior 3 Tour Golf Challenge
  • 1996-11-26 Couples, Davies, Sheehan & Sorenstam win Wendy's Lady's 3 Tour Golf
  • 1996-11-26 Couples, Love & Stewart win Wendy's Men's 3 Tour Golf Challenge
  • 1996-12-08 Donna Andrews & Mike Hulbert win LPGA J C Penney Golf Classic
  • 1996-12-15 Dottie Pepper & Juli Inkster win LPGA Diner's Club Golf Matches
  • 1996-12-15 Jim Colbert & Bob Murphy wins Diner's Club Senior PGA Golf Matches
  • 1996-12-15 Tom Lehman & Duffy Waldoff wins Diner's Club PGA Golf Matches
  • 1996-12-22 Wendy's Three Tour Golf Challenge
  • 1997-02-02 Mark O'Meara wins Pebble Beach National Golf Pro-am
  • 1997-02-09 Mark O'Meara wins Buick golf invitational
  • 1997-02-16 Paul Stankowski wins Hawaiian Golf Open
  • 1997-02-23 Jeff Sluman wins Tucson Golf Classic

Event of interestEvent of Interest

1997-03-02 Nick Faldo wins Nissan Golf Open

Golfer and Six-Time Major Championship Winner Nick Faldo
Golfer and Six-Time Major Championship Winner
Nick Faldo

Event of interestEvent of Interest

1997-03-09 Steve Elkington wins Doral-Ryder Golf Open

Golfer and PGA Champion Steve Elkington
Golfer and PGA Champion
Steve Elkington
  • 1997-03-16 Stuart Appleby wins Honda Golf Classic

Event of interestEvent of Interest

1997-03-23 Phil Mickelson wins Bay Hill Golf Invitiational

Event of interestEvent of Interest

1997-03-30 26th Nabisco Dinah Shore Golf Championship won by Betsy King

LPGA Golfer Betsy King
LPGA Golfer
Betsy King

Sport awardGolf Tournament

1997-04-20 Nick Price wins golf MCI Classic

Golfer Nick Price
Golfer
Nick Price
  • 1997-05-04 Phil Blackmar wins 50th Houston golf Open
  • 1997-05-11 Scott McCarron wins Bellsouth Golf Classic

Sport awardGolf Tournament

1997-05-18 Tiger Woods wins Byron Nelson Golf Classic

Golfer Tiger Woods
Golfer
Tiger Woods
  • 1997-05-25 David Frost wins Golf's Colonial Final in Fort Worth Texas
  • 1997-06-01 Vijay Singh wins Golf Memorial at Muirfield Village CC, 14 under par
  • 1997-06-08 Justin Leonard wins golf's Kemper Open at TPC at Avenel
  • 1997-06-22 Ernie Els wins golf's Buick Classic
  • 1997-06-29 18th U.S. Senior Golf Open: Graham Marsh
  • 1997-07-07 Tiger Woods wins golf's Western Open
  • 1997-07-13 15th Seniors Players Golf Championship: Larry Gilbert
  • 1997-07-13 52nd US Women's Open Golf Championship won by Alison Nicholas
  • 1997-07-13 David Toms wins Quad City Golf Classic at 265
  • 1997-07-27 Stewart Cink wins golfs Greater Hartford Open (267)
  • 1997-08-03 25th du Maurier Golf Classic: Colleen Walker
  • 1997-08-03 Phil Mickelson wins golf's Sprint International
  • 1997-08-10 Vijay Singh of Fiji wins Buick Open at the Warwick Hills Golf
  • 1997-08-24 97th US Golf Amateur Championship won by Joel Kribel

Event of interestEvent of Interest

1997-08-24 Greg Norman wins World Series of Golf shooting 273

Golfer Greg Norman
Golfer
Greg Norman
  • 1997-08-24 Mark Calcavecchia wins Greater Vancouver Golf Open shooting 265
  • 1997-08-31 Scott Hoch wins Greater Milwaukee Golf Open with a 268
  • 1997-09-07 Karrie Webb wins Safeway LPGA Golf Championship
  • 1997-09-07 Steve Jones wins Canadian Golf Open with a 275
  • 1997-09-14 Loren Roberts wins CVS Charity Golf Classic with a 266

Hall of fameHall of Fame

1997-09-18 Seve Ballesteros & Nick Faldo elected to World Golf Hall of Fame

Golfer and Five-Time Major Championship Winner Seve Ballesteros
Golfer and Five-Time Major Championship Winner
Seve Ballesteros
Golfer and Six-Time Major Championship Winner Nick Faldo
Golfer and Six-Time Major Championship Winner
Nick Faldo
  • 1997-09-21 Tim Herron wins Texas Golf Open shooting a 271
  • 1997-10-05 Davis Love III wins golf's Buick challenge, shooting a 267
  • 1997-10-12 David Duval wins Michelob Championship at Kingsmill Golf Club
  • 1997-10-19 David Duval wins Walt Disney World/Oldsmobile Golf Classic
  • 1997-10-26 Bill Glasson wins Las Vegas Golf Invitational
  • 1997-11-03 David Duval wins Championship at the Champions Golf Club

Event of interestEvent of Interest

1998-01-18 Kelly Robbins wins Healthsouth Golf Inaugural

LPGA Golfer Kelly Robbins
LPGA Golfer
Kelly Robbins
  • 1998-02-15 Dale Eggeling wins Los Angeles Women's Golf Championship
  • 1998-07-26 19th U.S. Senior Golf Open: Hale Irwin
  • 1998-08-02 26th du Maurier Golf Classic: Brandie Burton
  • 1999-07-11 20th U.S. Senior Golf Open: Dave Eichelberger
  • 2000-06-19 Tiger Woods wins golf's US Open by 15 shots, a record for all majors, with a US Open to-par record score of -12
  • 2009-12-11 Tiger Woods announced an indefinite leave from professional golf to focus on his marriage.

Event of interestEvent of Interest

2015-09-13 Lydia Ko of New Zealand becomes the youngest winner of a golf major winning the Evian Championship in France aged 18yrs, 142 days

Golfer Lydia Ko
Golfer
Lydia Ko
  • 2016-09-25 PGA's FedEx Cup won by Northern Irishman Rory McIlroy, prize money $10 million at East Lake Golf Club, Atlanta

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