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Stableford

(ˈsteɪbəlfəd)
n
(Golf) golf
a. a scoring system in which points are awarded according to the number of strokes taken at each hole, whereby a hole completed in one stroke over par counts as one point, a hole completed in level par counts as two points, etc
b. (as modifier): a Stableford competition. Compare match play, stroke play
[C20: named after its inventor, Dr Frank Stableford (1870–1959), English amateur golfer]
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Martin Evans had a successful week which ended with two wins after he secured the men's August Stableford competition at Little Hay Golf Club on Saturday.
Bargoed: Weekly Stableford: 1 P McHenry 39pts, 2 N Bennett 39pts, 3 J Nutt 38pts.
POWFOOT GC Seniors (over 50) stableford Div1 1 Kenneth Herries (Crichton) 41 pts; 2 James Scott (Powfoot) 40 bih; 3rd John Mechan (Powfoot) 40.
Mohan Chidambram won the Orient Travel Monthly Stableford at Sharjah Golf & Shooting Club.
The competition at VGT 4 included several categories, with the most notable being the Best Gross Stableford and Best Net Stableford for both Men and Ladies.
Al Marzouqi scrapped together a fantastic score in some challenging conditions as he collected a total of 36 Stableford points while shooting a 77 gross score.
PADESWOOD & BUCKLEY LADIES WEAR IT PINK STABLEFORD 14 HOLES: 1st Jan Trotter 27 pts, 2nd Janet Bingham 26 pts, 3rd Linda Ingman 25 pts.
Julie won with 42 Stableford points, bringing her handicap down from 24 to 22.
Individual 9 hole Stableford (1 st 9) sponsored by Icelandic Export Center and presented by Dan Abbott.
Celtic Manor - Ladies Stableford: 1 M Gallagher 31pts, 2 D Chard 27pts, 3 M Mulcahy 26pts.
ANSTY Over 55s stableford: 1 Tommy Jackson 37pts, 2 Eric Lloyd 36, 3 William Pritchard 36.
In addition to the Bapco-only competition, a simultaneous club Stableford competition was held for members who are not employees.