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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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Kemnay junior Fraser, 14, who won the North-east District Under-14 Strokeplay title at his home course in 2018, lifted the matchplay equivalent this year after a stirring final at Craibstone.
Matty Lamb (Hexham) is in Sweden for his England senior international debut in the European Amateur Team Championship, while 2018 Northumberland County champion Andrew Minnikin (City of Newcastle) and Gary Donnison (Gosforth) are playing for the coveted Logan Trophy in the 54-hole English Men's Mid-Amateur Strokeplay Championship at the Leicestershire Golf Club.
Andrew Minnikin (City of Newcastle), and Gary Donnison (Gosforth), are playing in the English Men's Mid-Amateur Strokeplay Championship at the Leicestershire Golf Club and county strokeplay champion Phil Ridden (City of Newcastle) is unavailable.
Going into the second round of strokeplay today, Moffat is one shot clear of playing partner Alison Davidson from Stirling Golf Club, and Sandra Jackson of Royal Dornoch.
Limuru Country Clubs John Karichu advanced to the last eight in this years Kenya Amateur Match Play golf championship at the par 72 Thika Greens Golf Resort course on Friday.Karichu, who is currently leading in the Kenya Amateur Golf Championship (KAGC) series, beat his club-mate and former Strokeplay champion John Kariuki 3-2 in the third round where Paul Muchangi defeated Royal Nairobis Dennis Saikwa 2-1.Other players who sailed through to the quarter-finals set for Saturday morning, include youngster Mutahi Kibugu of Muthaiga - who beat Vet Labs Isaac Makonha 1-up while Railways Samuel Njoroge won also 1-up against Jay Sandhu of Royal.
Nathaniel Hayes was declared runner-up in flight A and Bob Woodman won the second place in flight B in the tournament, which was played on a strokeplay format.
They wanted to turn it into 72-hole strokeplay so there would be more big names still involved at the weekend.
Not only did they become the first players from the club to place in the prestigious Yorkshire Union Boys Amateur Championship at Harrogate, but Edwards won the Halifax-Huddersfield Union Junior Strokeplay Championship and Mowl was runner-up!
This year Williams has won the Welsh Open Youths Strokeplay Championship at Maesdu Golf Club in Llandudno and the Welsh Boys Strokeplay Championship at Abergele.
The 20-year-old Curtis Cup star and professional's daughter from Conwy won the Welsh Open strokeplay Championship back in May and then last week became the first Welsh victor of the English ladies Open Strokeplay title at Mannings Heath in West Sussex, clinching it on the first hole of a sudden-death play-off.
| COTTRELL Park's teenage sensation Kyle Harman completed an exceptional week of golf yesterday, when he added the Welsh Boys' Matchplay title to the Strokeplay crown lifted on earlier in the week to accomplish an almost unprecedented double over the Glamorganshire course at Penarth.
From here onwards, the event will switch to matchplay- cum- strokeplay format, in which golfers will play a strokeplay match against each other and the one who scores the lower over 18 holes will win the match.