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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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The series, which provides senior golf enthusiasts the experience of competitive stroke-play golf, will host a series of one day events geared to weekend senior golfers who wish to test their skills in a competitive environment.
T| first Welsh National championship of the season - the Ladies Open stroke-play - gets underway at Southerndiown this morning.
The Conwy member has been selected to represent Wales in the 72-hole stroke-play event at the Barranquilla Country Club in Colombia in January.
AMY Boulden was celebrating last night after making history by becoming the first Welsh winner of the English Women's Open Stroke-play Championship.
The former Scottish Boys Stroke-Play champion from Livingston has swapped teaching at a Texas country club for practising alongside Tiger Woods before his first Major appearance.
The stroke-play event takes place on Friday and Saturday and will be played over 36 holes at the nine-hole course at The Track, Meydan.
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.
In the senior division, Patrick O'Donnell of Clackamas captured his third consecutive stroke-play title after shooting a 70 in the final round.
TIGER Woods is in better shape than he believed would be possible for his first stroke-play tournament in nine months tomorrow.
GOLF: Staffordshire's Rachel Jennings returned the best English score of the week, a record-equalling 69, to take sixth place in the Australian Stroke-Play Championship at Glenelg, Adelaide.
I've been in the semifinal of this event and I've led the county stroke-play a couple of times and also finished second a couple of times, so this was sweet.