• Short Summary

    IN THE RYDER CUP PROFESSIONAL GOLF MATCH BETWEEN BRITAIN AND THE UNITED STATES, WHICH ENDED ON SUNDAY AT ATLANTA, THE UNITED STATES TEAM WON BY 23 POINTS TO 9, RETAINING THE TROPHY.

  • Description

    IN THE RYDER CUP PROFESSIONAL GOLF MATCH BETWEEN BRITAIN AND THE UNITED STATES, WHICH ENDED ON SUNDAY AT ATLANTA, THE UNITED STATES TEAM WON BY 23 POINTS TO 9, RETAINING THE TROPHY.IT WAS THE U.S.TEAM'S 12TH VICTORY IN THE 15 MATCHES OF THE BI-ANNUAL SERIES.

    A CROWD OF SOME 12,000 CAME TO WATCH THE FINAL DAY'S PLAY, WHEN THE AMERICANS WERE WELL ON TOP.THE UPSET OF THE DAY CAME IN THE MORNING WHEN ARNOLD PALMER, CAPTAIN OF THE U.S.TEAM, WAS BEATEN BY BRITAIN'S PETER ALLISS.ALLISS FINISHED ONE HOLE UP.

    THE U.S.OPEN CHAMPION, JULIUS BOROS, ALSO LOST HIS MORNING MATCH.HE WAS BEATEN ONE HOLE BY HARRY WEETMAN.HOWEVER IN THE AFTERNOON BOROS CAME BACK TO DEFEAT WEETMAN TWO HOLES UP AND ONE TO PLAY.

    LEW STRONG, PRESIDENT OF THE U.S.PROFESSIONAL GOLFERS ASSOCIATION, PRESENTED THE TROPHY TO ARNOLD PALMER.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA76WZDMFR25QTZ59C6K7JW9GDY
    Media URN:
    VLVA76WZDMFR25QTZ59C6K7JW9GDY
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    15/10/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:05:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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