Wiseman's Tournament

The Wiseman's Tournament was a golf tournament held irregularly in Auckland, New Zealand from 1952 to 1964.

Wiseman's Tournament
Tournament information
LocationAuckland, New Zealand
Established1952
FormatStroke play
Final year1964
Final champion
Australia Bill Dunk

WinnersEdit

Year Winner Country Venue Score To par Margin
of victory
Runner(s)-up Ref
1952 Dai Rees   Wales Titirangi Golf Club 281 4 strokes   Harry Weetman [1]
1953–1954: No tournament
1955 Peter Thomson   Australia 281 7 strokes   Stuart Jones (a) [2]
1956–1957: No tournament
1958 Harold Henning   South Africa 278 −10 5 strokes   Gary Player
  Peter Thomson
[3]
1959–1962: No tournament
1963 Kel Nagle   Australia Chamberlain Park 281 −7 2 strokes   Ted Ball [4]
1964 Bill Dunk   Australia Chamberlain Park 275 −13 3 strokes   Len Thomas [5]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Dai Rees Wins Big N.Z. golf". The Age. 7 April 1952. p. 16.
  2. ^ "Peter Thomson Wins N.Z. golf". The Age. 3 October 1955. p. 15.
  3. ^ "Henning's dashing golf win". The Sun-Herald. 5 October 1958. p. 54.
  4. ^ "N.Z. Golf Win to Kel Nagle". The Age. 2 September 1963. p. 19.
  5. ^ "Dunk's Record 63 for N.Z. Golf Win". The Age. 7 December 1964. p. 24.