best-ball

best-ball

(bĕst′bôl′)
n.
A form of team competition in golf in which the best individual score on a hole is recorded as the team's score.

best-ball

adj
(Golf) golf of, relating to, or denoting a match in which one player competes against the best individual totals of two or more other players at each hole
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The tournament was previously a standard 72-hole strokeplay affair, but for the first time there will be alternate shot pairs golf in rounds one and three, and best-ball in rounds two and four.
The 224 players will battle in best-ball and aggregate format.
The Annual DFI Scholarship Drive Golf Outing will be a four-person best-ball Peoria scoring scramble with a shotgun start, cart, and dinner to follow.
Fifth-graders at McCornack Elementary School are holding a best-ball scramble golf tournament at 1 p.
That tactic paid dividends with Montgomerie and Dyson particularly excelling together as Europe won three of the best-ball contests to Asia's one to ensure they hold a one point advantage ahead of today's singles.
With the help of his three partners he won that by four with an amazing 16 under par best-ball of 55, but to be only seven worse than that on his own underlined what a massive talent he is.
Kaymer said: "The Ryder Cup was match play, here it's stroke play and you can be aggressive in the best-ball.
The all-kids golf tournament--a nine-hole, best-ball scramble for players ages 7 to 18--has raised approximately $500,000 for the hospital since 2003.
The world number three and playing partners Ignacio Garrido and Paul Casey served up a treat for the record first day crowd of more than 16,000, being a collective 17 under and having a best-ball 58.
The world number three and playing partners Ignacio Garrido and Paul Casey served up a treat for the crowd, being a collective 17 under and having a best-ball of 58.
Suffice it to say that the best-ball format and the blind handicap system employed by Captain Jeff Babinski, who planned and ran the tournament, kept our scores respectable.