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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old July 4th, 2016, 13:10 Thread Starter
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Golf in Rio 2016



so this is the first time in more than 100 years when golf is played in Olympics. last time was 1904 when a Canadian named George Lyon won the event. back then there was also a team event, but not this time.

The Rio tourney will of course be very different from any major, as the max amount of Americans participating will be 4. So we might see medal winners from exotic golf nations.

current 60-man Olympic ranking: Olympic Rankings - Men

Another thing which makes this one unique is that there will be playoffs in case of a tie on any medal position...and there almost certainly will be ties in top 3...so don't be surprised if there's a 5-man playoff for determining the bronze or smth.

Big games are easy than the other games, unfortunately. Every times we have the control the games, under the control the games, during the games we had the some possibilities, some big chances, some big okazyons, something like that but what can I do, sometimes? AndÖ.itís the football, thatís the football, something happened. Everything is something happened. - Fatih Terim
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Final round today.

Looks like the first golf gold in +110 years is going to Europe: Justin Rose and Henrik Stenson are leading...Aussie Fraser might have a chance too.

Big games are easy than the other games, unfortunately. Every times we have the control the games, under the control the games, during the games we had the some possibilities, some big chances, some big okazyons, something like that but what can I do, sometimes? AndÖ.itís the football, thatís the football, something happened. Everything is something happened. - Fatih Terim
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Justin Rose wins and continues England's proud Olympic golf traditions.

Big games are easy than the other games, unfortunately. Every times we have the control the games, under the control the games, during the games we had the some possibilities, some big chances, some big okazyons, something like that but what can I do, sometimes? AndÖ.itís the football, thatís the football, something happened. Everything is something happened. - Fatih Terim
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