2000 Presidents Cup

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2000 Presidents Cup
Dates   September 22–25, 2000
Venue   Robert Trent Jones Golf Club
Location   Gainesville, Virginia, U.S.
Captains   Ken Venturi (USA)
Peter Thomson (International)
USA   21½    10½   International
USA wins the Presidents Cup

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The 4th Presidents Cup Matches were held in 2000 between October 19 and October 22. They were played at the Robert Trent Jones Golf Club in Gainesville, Virginia, U.S. The United States team won the competition by a margin of 21½–10½. The honorary chairman was American President Bill Clinton.

Format[edit]

Both teams had 12 players plus a non-playing captain. The competition was four days long unlike the past three tournaments where there were three days of competition. The same amount of matches were still played though. On the first day foursomes were played. On the second day four-ball and foursomes was played. On the third day four-ball was played. On the fourth and final day singles were played.

Teams[edit]

Team International[edit]

Captain: Australia Peter Thomson

United States Team United States[edit]

Captain: Ken Venturi

Thursday's matches[edit]

All matches played were foursomes.

International Results United States
Elkington/Norman 5 and 4 Mickelson/Lehman
Allenby/Appleby 1 up Sutton/Furyk
Weir/Goosen 3 and 2 Cink/Triplett
Singh/Els 1 up Woods/Begay III
Price/Franco 1 up Duval/Love
0 Foursomes 5
0 Overall 5

Friday's matches[edit]

Morning four-ball[edit]

International Results United States
Campbell/Goosen 4 and 3 Sutton/Azinger
Weir/Elkington 3 and 2 Lehman/Roberts
Price/Norman 6 and 5 Furyk/Duval
Maruyama/Franco 3 and 2 Woods/Begay
Singh/Els 2 and 1 Mickelson/Love
4 Four-Ball 1
4 Overall 6

Afternoon foursomes[edit]

International Results United States
Allenby/Appleby 2 and 1 Cink/Triplett
Franco/Maruyama 5 and 4 Roberts/Azinger
Singh/Els 6 and 5 Woods/Begay
Campbell/Goosen 4 and 2 Sutton/Lehman
Price/Weir 6 and 4 Mickelson/Duval
1 Foursomes 4
5 Overall 10

Saturday's matches[edit]

All matches played were four-ball.

International Results United States
Campbell/Norman 6 and 5 Sutton/Furyk
Weir/Elkington 2 and 1 Lehman/Mickelson
Price/Els 3 and 2 Love/Duval
Allenby/Franco 1 up Triplett/Cink
Singh/Goosen 2 and 1 Woods/Begay
1 Four-Ball 4
6 Overall 14

Sunday's matches[edit]

Singles[edit]

International Results United States
Allenby 2 and 1 Azinger
Price 2 and 1 Duval
Appleby 3 and 2 Roberts
Weir 4 and 3 Mickelson
Els 4 and 3 Love
Elkington 1 up Lehman
Singh 2 and 1 Woods
Norman 2 and 1 Cink
Franco 6 and 5 Sutton
Maruyama 5 and 4 Furyk
Campbell halved Triplett
Goosen 1 up Begay
Singles
10½ Overall 21½

External links[edit]

1998 Presidents Cup
International 20½ USA 11½
2000 Presidents Cup
USA 21½ International 10½
2003 Presidents Cup
Tied at 17

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