May 26, 1983: 1983: Walker Cup: USA 13½, Great Britain and Ireland 10½, Royal Liverpool G.C. (Hoylake), Merseyside, England

May Walker Cup: USA Great Britain and Ireland Royal Liverpool G.

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On this day in 1941, Bobby Jones' team, the "Jones' Challengers," defeated Walter Hagen's U.S. Ryder Cup team during a two-day "All Star Match" which took the place of the Ryder Cup, since the Great Britain team was unable to attend due to World War II. Bobby Jones returned after 10 years of retirement to compete with a field of elites such as Ben Hogan, Gene Sarazen, Sam Snead and Byron Nelson. Funds raised were donated to the USO and Red Cross to support the war efforts. #TBT #GolfHistory

On this day in 1941, Bobby Jones' team, the "Jones' Challengers," defeated Walter Hagen's U.S. Ryder Cup team during a two-day "All Star Match" which took the place of the Ryder Cup, since the Great Britain team was unable to attend due to World War II. Bobby Jones returned after 10 years of retirement to compete with a field of elites such as Ben Hogan, Gene Sarazen, Sam Snead and Byron Nelson. Funds raised were donated to the USO and Red Cross to support the war efforts. #TBT #GolfHistory

Today in golf history in 1967, Ben Hogan captained the United States team to the most dominant victory in Ryder Cup history against team Great Britain captained by Dai Rees, winning by a 15-point margin. #TBT #Golf #GolfLegends

Today in golf history in Ben Hogan captained the United States team to the most dominant victory in Ryder Cup history against team Great Britain captained by Dai Rees, winning by a margin.

Stacy Lewis donated her 150000 winnings to the Storm Harvey relief fund  Top  golfers can be regarded as sporting machines. Often they are so  metronomic in their actions aimed at perfect ball-striking they become  shorn of personalities hidden beneath sponsor-clad caps with their eyes  shielded by obligatory shades.  Their coaches instil meticulous  routines to form a technical bedrock while psychologists apply  techniques to take away distracting emotions. And it all gets boiled down to…

Stacy Lewis donated her 150000 winnings to the Storm Harvey relief fund Top golfers can be regarded as sporting machines. Often they are so metronomic in their actions aimed at perfect ball-striking they become shorn of personalities hidden beneath sponsor-clad caps with their eyes shielded by obligatory shades. Their coaches instil meticulous routines to form a technical bedrock while psychologists apply techniques to take away distracting emotions. And it all gets boiled down to…

Olympic Golf  A Big SuccessBut  By ED TRAVIS  Olympic golf was a smash hit but will that success help to accomplish the goal of those who believe the inclusion in the XXXI Olympiad summer games could result in significant numbers of people taking up the game? Will the Olympics reverse golfs decline in participation?  There is no question how much being on the Olympic stage meant to each of the 120 who played. It was an experience of a lifetime and each felt some of the magic of being on the…

Olympic Golf – A Big Success…But By ED TRAVIS Olympic golf was a smash hit but will that success help to accomplish the goal of those who believe the inclusion in the XXXI Olympiad summer games could.

Lytham St Annes, UK The Great Britain and Ireland team pose in front of the clubhouse before their final practice round for the 2015 Walker Cup golf tournament which starts on Saturday. (Image enhanced using digital filters) Photograph: Jan Kruger

Lytham St Annes, UK The Great Britain and Ireland team pose in front of the clubhouse before their final practice round for the 2015 Walker Cup golf tournament which starts on Saturday. (Image enhanced using digital filters) Photograph: Jan Kruger

Erica Blasberg of USA plays her approach shot on the 17th hole during her singles match against Danielle Masters of The Great Britain and Ireland team at the 2004 Curtis Cup Matches at Formby Golf Club on June 12, 2004 in Formby, England.

Erica Blasberg of USA plays her approach shot on the hole during her singles match against Danielle Masters of The Great Britain and Ireland team at the 2004 Curtis Cup Matches at Formby Golf Club on June 2004 in Formby, England.

Danielle Masters of The Great Britain and Ireland team putting on the 17th hole during her singles match against Erica Blasberg of USA at the 2004 Curtis Cup Matches at Formby Golf Club on June 12, 2004 in Formby, England.

Danielle Masters of The Great Britain and Ireland team putting on the hole during her singles match against Erica Blasberg of USA at the 2004 Curtis Cup Matches at Formby Golf Club on June 2004 in Formby, England.

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