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Tournament results: World Series of Golf

Results for the World Series of Golf are shown in the table below, which includes details of the respective winners, their scores and prize money, relevant venues and title sponsors.
1998
America
Firestone CC
269 (-11)
$405,000
NEC

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Duval, David

Venue

Firestone CC

Score

269 (-11)

Prize money

$405,000

Title sponsor

NEC

Played as the NEC World Series of Golf (Aug 27-30; replaced in 1999 by the inaugural WGC-NEC Invitational). Second-placed Phil Mickelson (USA) finished 2 shots behind Duval (USA). [South course, Firestone CC, Akron, Ohio].

1997
America
Firestone CC
273 (-7)
$396,000
NEC

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Norman, Greg

Venue

Firestone CC

Score

273 (-7)

Prize money

$396,000

Title sponsor

NEC

Played as the NEC World Series of Golf (Aug 21-24). Second-placed Phil Mickelson (USA) finished 4 shots behind Norman (Aus), who recorded the last of his 20 PGA Tour wins. [South course, Firestone CC, Akron, Ohio].

1996
America
Firestone CC
274 (-6)
$378,000
NEC

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Mickelson, Phil

Venue

Firestone CC

Score

274 (-6)

Prize money

$378,000

Title sponsor

NEC

Played as the NEC World Series of Golf (Aug 22-25). Second-placed Billy Mayfair (USA), Steve Stricker (USA) and Duffy Waldorf (USA) finished 3 shots behind Mickelson (USA). [South course, Firestone CC, Akron, Ohio].

1995
America
Firestone CC
278 (-2)
$360,000
NEC

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Norman, Greg

Venue

Firestone CC

Score

278 (-2)

Prize money

$360,000

Title sponsor

NEC

Played as the NEC World Series of Golf (Aug 24-27). Norman (Aus) beat Nick Price (Zim) and Billy Mayfair (USA) with a birdie at the first playoff hole. [South course, Firestone CC, Akron, Ohio].

1994
America
Firestone CC
269 (-11)
$360,000
NEC

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Olazabal, Jose Maria

Venue

Firestone CC

Score

269 (-11)

Prize money

$360,000

Title sponsor

NEC

Played as the NEC World Series of Golf (Aug 25-28). Second-placed Scott Hoch (USA) finished 1 shot behind Olazábal (Esp). [South course, Firestone CC, Akron, Ohio].

1993
America
Allem, Fulton
Firestone CC
270 (-10)
$360,000
NEC

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Allem, Fulton

Venue

Firestone CC

Score

270 (-10)

Prize money

$360,000

Title sponsor

NEC

Played as the NEC World Series of Golf (Aug 26-29). Second-placed Jim Gallagher Jr (USA), Nick Price (Zim) and Craig Stadler (USA) finished 5 shots behind Allem (RSA), who recorded the last of his three PGA Tour wins. [South course, Firestone CC, Akron, Ohio].

1992
America
Firestone CC
273 (-7)
$252,000
NEC

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Stadler, Craig

Venue

Firestone CC

Score

273 (-7)

Prize money

$252,000

Title sponsor

NEC

Played as the NEC World Series of Golf (Aug 27-30). Second-placed Corey Pavin (USA) finished 1 shot behind Stadler (USA), who recorded his tenth PGA Tour win. [South course, Firestone CC, Akron, Ohio].

1991
America
Firestone CC
279 (-1)
$216,000
NEC

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Purtzer, Tom

Venue

Firestone CC

Score

279 (-1)

Prize money

$216,000

Title sponsor

NEC

Played as the NEC World Series of Golf (Aug 15-18). Purtzer (USA) beat Davis Love III (USA) and Jim Gallacher Jr (USA) at the second playoff hole, to record the last of his five PGA Tour wins. [South course, Firestone CC, Akron, Ohio].

1990
America
Firestone CC
262 (-18)
$198,000
NEC

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Olazabal, Jose Maria

Venue

Firestone CC

Score

262 (-18)

Prize money

$198,000

Title sponsor

NEC

Played as the NEC World Series of Golf. Second-placed Lanny Wadkins (USA) finished 12 shots behind first-time PGA Tour winner Olazábal (Esp). [South course, Firestone CC, Akron, Ohio].

1989
America
Firestone CC
276 (-4)
$180,000
NEC

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Frost, David

Venue

Firestone CC

Score

276 (-4)

Prize money

$180,000

Title sponsor

NEC

Played as the NEC World Series of Golf (Aug 24-27). Frost (RSA) beat Ben Crenshaw (USA) with a par at the second playoff hole. [South course, Firestone CC, Akron, Ohio].

1988
America
Firestone CC
275 (-5)
$162,000
NEC

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Reid, Mike

Venue

Firestone CC

Score

275 (-5)

Prize money

$162,000

Title sponsor

NEC

Played as the NEC World Series of Golf (Aug 25-28). Reid (USA) beat Tom Watson (USA) with a par at the first playoff hole, to record the second of his two PGA Tour wins. [South course, Firestone CC, Akron, Ohio].

1987
America
Firestone CC
275 (-5)
$144,000
NEC

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Strange, Curtis

Venue

Firestone CC

Score

275 (-5)

Prize money

$144,000

Title sponsor

NEC

Played as the NEC World Series of Golf (Aug 27-30). Second-placed Fulton Allem (USA) finished 3 shots behind Strange (USA). [South course, Firestone CC, Akron, Ohio].

1986
America
Pohl, Dan
Firestone CC
277 (-13)
$126,000
NEC

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Pohl, Dan

Venue

Firestone CC

Score

277 (-13)

Prize money

$126,000

Title sponsor

NEC

Played as the NEC World Series of Golf (Aug 21-24). Second-placed Lanny Wadkins (USA) finished 1 shot behind Pohl (USA), who recorded the second of his two PGA Tour wins. [South course, Firestone CC, Akron, Ohio].

1985
America
Maltbie, Roger
Firestone CC
268 (-12)
$126,000
NEC

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Maltbie, Roger

Venue

Firestone CC

Score

268 (-12)

Prize money

$126,000

Title sponsor

NEC

Played as the NEC World Series of Golf (Aug 22-25). Second-placed Denis Watson (Zim) finished 4 shots behind Maltbie (USA), who recorded the last of his five PGA Tour wins. [South course, Firestone CC, Akron, Ohio].

1984
America
Watson, Denis
Firestone CC
271 (-9)
$126,000
NEC

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Watson, Denis

Venue

Firestone CC

Score

271 (-9)

Prize money

$126,000

Title sponsor

NEC

Played as the NEC World Series of Golf (Aug 23-26). Second-placed Bruce Lietzke (USA) finished 2 shots behind Watson (Zim), who recorded his second PGA Tour win, coming just two weeks after the first. [South course, Firestone CC, Akron, Ohio].

1983
America
Firestone CC
270 (-10)
$100,000
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Price, Nick

Venue

Firestone CC

Score

270 (-10)

Prize money

$100,000

Title sponsor

x

Played as the World Series of Golf (Aug 25-28). Second-placed Jack Nicklaus (USA) finished 4 shots behind first-time PGA Tour winner Price (Zim). [South course, Firestone CC, Akron, Ohio].

1982
America
Firestone CC
278 (-2)
$100,000
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Stadler, Craig

Venue

Firestone CC

Score

278 (-2)

Prize money

$100,000

Title sponsor

x

Played as the World Series of Golf (Aug 26-29). Stadler (USA) beat Raymond Floyd (USA) with a par at the fourth playoff hole. [South course, Firestone CC, Akron, Ohio].

1981
America
Firestone CC
275 (-5)
$100,000
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Rogers, Bill

Venue

Firestone CC

Score

275 (-5)

Prize money

$100,000

Title sponsor

x

Played as the World Series of Golf (Aug 27-30). Second-placed Tom Kite (USA) finished 1 shot behind Rogers (USA). [South course, Firestone CC, Akron, Ohio].

1980
America
Firestone CC
270 (-10)
$100,000
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Watson, Tom

Venue

Firestone CC

Score

270 (-10)

Prize money

$100,000

Title sponsor

x

Played as the World Series of Golf (Aug 21-24). Second-placed Raymond Floyd (USA) finished 2 shots behind Watson (USA), who recorded his 25th PGA Tour win. [South course, Firestone CC, Akron, Ohio].

1979
America
Hinkle, Lon
Firestone CC
272 (-8)
$100,000
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Hinkle, Lon

Venue

Firestone CC

Score

272 (-8)

Prize money

$100,000

Title sponsor

x

Played as the World Series of Golf. Second-placed Larry Nelson (USA), Bill Rogers (USA) and Lee Trevino (USA) finished 1 shot behind Hinkle (USA). [South course, Firestone CC, Akron, Ohio].

1978
America
Firestone CC
278 (-2)
$100,000
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Morgan, Gil

Venue

Firestone CC

Score

278 (-2)

Prize money

$100,000

Title sponsor

x

Played as the World Series of Golf. Morgan (USA) beat Hubert Green (USA) at the first hole of a sudden-death playoff. [South course, Firestone CC, Akron, Ohio].

1977
America
Firestone CC
267 (-13)
$100,000
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Wadkins, Lanny

Venue

Firestone CC

Score

267 (-13)

Prize money

$100,000

Title sponsor

x

Played as the World Series of Golf. Second-placed Hale Irwin (USA) and Tom Weiskopf (USA) finished 5 shots behind Wadkins (USA). [South course, Firestone CC, Akron, Ohio].

1976
America
Firestone CC
275 (-5)
$100,000
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Nicklaus, Jack

Venue

Firestone CC

Score

275 (-5)

Prize money

$100,000

Title sponsor

x

Played as the World Series of Golf (for the first time as an official PGA Tour event). Second-placed Hale Irwin (USA) finished 4 shots behind Nicklaus (USA). [South course, Firestone CC, Akron, Ohio].

1975
America
Firestone CC
140
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Watson, Tom

Venue

Firestone CC

Score

140

Prize money

Title sponsor

x

Played as the World Series of Golf; a 36-hole exhibition event. Won by Tom Watson (USA). [South course, Firestone CC, Akron, Ohio].

1974
America
Firestone CC
139
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Trevino, Lee

Venue

Firestone CC

Score

139

Prize money

Title sponsor

x

Played as the World Series of Golf; a 36-hole exhibition event. Trevino (USA) won after a playoff. [South course, Firestone CC, Akron, Ohio].

1973
America
Firestone CC
137
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Weiskopf, Tom

Venue

Firestone CC

Score

137

Prize money

Title sponsor

x

Played as the World Series of Golf; a 36-hole exhibition event. Won by Tom Weiskopf (USA). [South course, Firestone CC, Akron, Ohio].

1972
America
Firestone CC
142
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Player, Gary

Venue

Firestone CC

Score

142

Prize money

Title sponsor

x

Played as the World Series of Golf; a 36-hole exhibition event. Won by Gary Player (RSA). [South course, Firestone CC, Akron, Ohio].

1971
America
Firestone CC
141
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Coody, Charles

Venue

Firestone CC

Score

141

Prize money

Title sponsor

x

Played as the World Series of Golf; a 36-hole exhibition event. Won by Charles Coody (USA). [South course, Firestone CC, Akron, Ohio].

1970
America
Firestone CC
136
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Nicklaus, Jack

Venue

Firestone CC

Score

136

Prize money

Title sponsor

x

Played as the World Series of Golf; a 36-hole exhibition event. Won by Jack Nicklaus (USA). [South course, Firestone CC, Akron, Ohio].

1969
America
Firestone CC
141
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Moody, Orville

Venue

Firestone CC

Score

141

Prize money

Title sponsor

x

Played as the World Series of Golf; a 36-hole exhibition event. Won by Orville Moody (USA). [South course, Firestone CC, Akron, Ohio].

1968
America
Firestone CC
143
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Player, Gary

Venue

Firestone CC

Score

143

Prize money

Title sponsor

x

Played as the World Series of Golf; a 36-hole exhibition event. Won by Gary Player (RSA). [South course, Firestone CC, Akron, Ohio].

1967
America
Firestone CC
144
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Nicklaus, Jack

Venue

Firestone CC

Score

144

Prize money

Title sponsor

x

Played as the World Series of Golf; a 36-hole exhibition event. Won by Jack Nicklaus (USA). [South course, Firestone CC, Akron, Ohio].

1966
America
Firestone CC
143
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Littler, Gene

Venue

Firestone CC

Score

143

Prize money

Title sponsor

x

Played as the World Series of Golf; a 36-hole exhibition event. Won by Gene Littler (USA). [South course, Firestone CC, Akron, Ohio].

1965
America
Firestone CC
139
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Player, Gary

Venue

Firestone CC

Score

139

Prize money

Title sponsor

x

Played as the World Series of Golf; a 36-hole exhibition event. Won by Gary Player (RSA). [South course, Firestone CC, Akron, Ohio].

1964
America
Firestone CC
138
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Lema, Tony

Venue

Firestone CC

Score

138

Prize money

Title sponsor

x

Played as the World Series of Golf; a 36-hole exhibition event. Won by Tony Lema (USA). [South course, Firestone CC, Akron, Ohio].

1963
America
Firestone CC
140
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Nicklaus, Jack

Venue

Firestone CC

Score

140

Prize money

Title sponsor

x

Played as the World Series of Golf; a 36-hole exhibition event. Won by Jack Nicklaus (USA). [South course, Firestone CC, Akron, Ohio].

1962
America
Firestone CC
135
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Nicklaus, Jack

Venue

Firestone CC

Score

135

Prize money

Title sponsor

x

Played as the inaugural World Series of Golf; an unofficial four-man 36-hole exhibition event. Won by Jack Nicklaus (USA). [South course, Firestone CC, Akron, Ohio].

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