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stroke play

stroke play

n
(Golf) golf
a. scoring by counting the number of strokes taken
b. (as modifier): a strokeplay tournament.
Compare match play, Stableford
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.stroke play - golf scoring by total strokes takenstroke play - golf scoring by total strokes taken
golf, golf game - a game played on a large open course with 9 or 18 holes; the object is use as few strokes as possible in playing all the holes
Translations

stroke play

n (Golf) → Zählspiel nt; stroke-play tournamentZählspielturnier nt
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BLACK BUTTE RANCH - The Eugene team of Leilani Norman and Ginny Burkey shot a 2-under-par 70 and finished in a three-way tie for second place during stroke-play qualifying Saturday at the Oregon Amateur Four-Ball Championship at Black Butte Ranch's Big Meadow course.
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AMY BOULDEN last night became the first Welsh winner of the English women's Open stroke-play championship.
AMY Boulden was celebrating last night after making history by becoming the first Welsh winner of the English Women's Open Stroke-play Championship.
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AMY BOULDEN continued her excellent start to the season when she staged a glorious finish over the last few holes to clinch the Helen Holm Scottish Women's Open Amateur Stroke-play Championship at Troon on Sunday.
The championship final was 36 holes stroke-play off scratch, and Bower scored a one over par 72 in the morning round to sit four strokes behind the leaders.
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The trio were among 52 golfers that survived the 36-hole stroke-play cut in the 157-player field.