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Snr Majors
Reid, Mike
280 (-8)
Played as the Senior PGA Championship (May 26-29). Mike "Radar" Reid (USA) beat Jerry Pate (USA) and Dana Quigley (USA) at the first playoff hole to record his first professional win since 1990. [Laurel Valley GC, Ligonier, nr Pittsburgh, PA].
Men America
269 (-19)
Played as the Marconi Pennsylvania Classic (Sept 20-23). Second-placed Rocco Mediate (USA) and Larry Mize (USA) finished 3 shots behind Allenby (Aus), who recorded the last of his four PGA Tour wins. [Laurel Valley GC, Ligonier, nr Pittsburgh, PA].
Snr Majors
279 (-9)
The US Senior Open (Jun 29-Jul 2). Second-placed Frank Beard (USA) finished 2 shots behind Moody (USA), who recorded the second of his two major championship wins, both coming in 1989. [Laurel Valley GC, Ligonier, nr Pittsburgh, PA].
Team Events
21 - 11
The Ryder Cup (21st) (Sept 19-21). USA vs Gt Britain & Ireland. 12 top professionals per team competing in 2x four foursomes, 2x four fourballs and 2x eight singles. Result: USA 21, GB&I 11. Non-playing captains: Arnold Palmer (USA); Bernard Hunt (Eng/GB&I). [Laurel Valley GC, Ligonier, nr Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania].
SUNDAY MORNING SINGLES (eight 18-hole matches; home player stated first): Bob Murphy bt Tony Jacklin (Eng) 2&1; Johnny Miller lost in Peter Oosterhuis (Eng) 2 holes; Lee Trevino halved with Bernard Gallacher (Scot); Hale Irwin halved with Tommy Horton (Eng); Gene Littler bt Brian Huggett (Wales) 4&2; Billy Casper bt Eamonn Darcy (Ire) 3&2; Tom Weiskopf bt Guy Hunt (Eng) 5&3; Jack Nicklaus lost to Brian Barnes (Scot) 4&2.
SUNDAY AFTERNOON SINGLES (eight 18-hole matches): Raymond Floyd bt Jacklin 1 hole; J.C. Snead lost to Oosterhuis 3&2; Al Geiberger halved with Gallacher; Lou Graham lost to Horton 2&1; Irwin bt John O'Leary (Ire) 2&1; Murphy bt Maurice Bembridge (Eng) 2&1; Trevino lost to Norman Wood (Scot) 2&1; Barnes bt Nicklaus 2&1.
Christy O'Connor Jr (Ire) did not play in the singles.
NOTE: GB&I's Brian Barnes famously beat the great Jack Nicklaus twice in one day in the singles.
Men Majors
280 (-4)
The US PGA Championship (47th) (Aug 12-15). Second-placed Jack Nicklaus (USA) and Billy Casper (USA) finished 2 shots behind Marr (USA), who recorded his first and only major championship win. [Laurel Valley GC, Ligonier, nr Pittsburgh, PA].

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