1985 World Cup (men's golf)

The 1985 World Cup took place at the La Quinta Resort & Club in La Quinta, California, United States. It was the 32nd World Cup event. The tournament was a 72-hole stroke play team event with 31 teams, of which 15 teams were directly qualified trough last years tournament. Each team consisted of two players from a country. The combined score of each team determined the team results. The Canada team of Dave Barr and Dan Halldorson won by four strokes over the England team of Howard Clark and Paul Way. The individual competition for The International Trophy, was won by Howard Clark five strokes ahead of Christy O'Connor Jnr, Ireland.

1985 World Cup
Tournament information
DatesNovember 21–24
LocationLa Quinta, California, U.S.
Course(s)La Quinta Resort & Club
Mountain course
Format72 holes stroke play
combined score
Statistics
Par72
Length6,794 yards (6,212 m)
Field31 two-man teams
CutNone
Prize fund$743,000
Winner's share$200,000 team
$25,000 individual
Champion
 Canada
Dave Barr & Dan Halldorson
559 (−17)
← 1984
1987 →

TeamsEdit

Country Players
  Argentina Vicente Fernández and Adan Sowa
  Australia Ian Baker-Finch and Rodger Davis
  Belgium Vincent Duysters and Andre Vandamme
  Brazil Priscillo Diniz and Frederico German
  Canada Dave Barr and Dan Halldorson
  Chile Francisco Cerda and Luis Torres
  Colombia Rigoborto Valasquez and Liberio Zapata Guererro
  England Howard Clark and Paul Way
  France Bernard Pascassio and Michel Tapia
  Greece Vassilis Anastasiou and Vassilis Kradjas
  Hong Kong Alex Tang and Yau Sui Ming
  Ireland Eamonn Darcy and Christy O'Connor Jnr
  Italy Guiseppe Cali and Gerolamo Delfino
  Japan Naomichi Ozaki and Tateo Ozaki
  Mexico Juan Brito and Sixto Torres
  Netherlands Wilfred Lemmens and Bertus van Mook
  New Zealand Stuart Reese and Greg Turner
  Paraguay Ángel Franco and Eladio Franco
  Philippines Mario Manubay and Mario Siodina
  Scotland Gordon Brand Jnr and Sam Torrance
  Singapore Lim Kian Toin and Poh Eng Soon
  South Korea Choi Sang-ho and Park Shi-hwan
  Spain José María Cañizares and Manuel Piñero
  Sweden Anders Forsbrand and Ove Sellberg
   Switzerland Patrick Bagnoud and Franco Salmina
  Thailand Amnart Kerdkasin and Sukree Onsham
  United States Tom Kite and Lanny Wadkins
  Uruguay Alvaro Canessa and Guzman Etchurry (a)
  Venezuela Ramón Muñoz and Julian Santana
  Wales David Llewellyn and Ian Woosnam
  West Germany Torsten Giedeon and Manfred Kessler

ScoresEdit

Team

# Country Score To par Money (US$)
(per team)
1   Canada 138-135-140-146=559 −17 200,000
2   England 137-142-141-143=563 −13 100,000
3   United States 138-144-136-146=564 −12 70,000
4   Wales 147-140-140-140=567 −9 60,000
5   Japan 144-146-134-147=571 −5 36,000
6   Argentina 144-142-140-146=572 −4 30,000
T7   Ireland 145-142-144-143=574 −2 12,500
  Spain 143-142-142-147=574
9   Sweden 146-152-137-143=578 +2 8,000
10   Australia 144-141-151-143=579 +3 6,000
T11   Italy 146-140-147-149=582 +6 4,000
  Scotland 146-147-145-144=582
13   Philippines 149-143-150-148=590 +14
14   Colombia 151-148-146-149=594 +18
T15   Brazil 150-146-145-154=595 +19
  France 152-150-146-147=595
  Mexico 148-149-145-153=595
  New Zealand 148-151-144-152=595
19   South Korea 150-145-151-153=599 +23
20   Thailand 148-150-152-154=604 +28
21   Uruguay 157-147-148-154=606 +30
22   West Germany 156-149-149-154=608 +32
23   Hong Kong 155-151-159-147=612 +36
24   Chile 157-151-152-156=616 +40
25   Venezuela 145-158-157-157=617 +41
26   Singapore 151-160-161-152=624 +48
27   Paraguay 158-148-156-163=625 +49
28    Switzerland 154-161-154-159=628 +52
29   Greece 161-164-154-152=631 +55
30   Netherlands 158-162-158-159=637 +61
31   Belgium 158-167-159-157=641 +65

International Trophy

# Player Country Score To par Money (US$)
1 Howard Clark   England 69-67-66-70=272 −16 25,000
2 Christy O'Connor Jnr   Ireland 77-67-67-66=277 −11
3 Dan Halldorson   Canada 68-66-70-74=278 −10
4 Ian Woosnam   Wales 74-69-67-70=280 −8
T5 Dave Barr   Canada 70-69-70-72=281 −7
Tateo Ozaki   Japan 70-73-67-71=281
Lanny Wadkins   United States 68-70-70-73=281
T8 Tom Kite   United States 70-74-76-73=283 −5
Adan Sowa   Argentina 73-72-67-71=283
T10 Anders Forsbrand   Sweden 68-77-70-70=285 −3
Sam Torrance   Scotland 74-71-70-70=285

Sources:[1][2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "World Cup". Svensk Golf. January 1986. p. 58.
  2. ^ "World Cup Golf". Desert Sun. 25 November 1985. pp. D1, D2, D6.

Coordinates: 33°41′18″N 116°18′39″W / 33.6884°N 116.3107°W / 33.6884; -116.3107