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Seven who proved they belong

...to fill the field. Just look at them now. Seven of the 16 players who survived two hot, blustery rounds at Metropolitan Golf Club are ranked below the top 64 players who were eligible for this tournament. Meanwhile, only four of the top 10...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/01/05/gol_304644.shtml
Golf
No stars, but plenty of excitement

...only to watch Craig Parry take it back with a critical putt of his own. Six matches required extra holes at Metropolitan Golf Club, compared with only three matches that went into overtime in each of the first two years of the most fickle and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/01/04/gol_304454.shtml
Golf
Els leads depleted Match Play field

...MELBOURNE, Australia -- The sun had just disappeared over Port Phillip Bay when Ernie Els pulled into the drive at Metropolitan Golf Club, eased out of his car and flashed a smile that flows as freely as his swing. Wearing khaki shorts, a gray T-shirt...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/01/03/gol_304316.shtml
Golf
2001 PGA Tour season opens in Australia

...played the first two years at La Costa Resort outside San Diego the last week of February. It will be played at Metropolitan Golf Club in Melbourne. One reason the tour changed the date was so players could stop in Hawaii for two tournaments on...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/04/20/gol_288084.shtml
Golf
Overtime: Georgia jumps to early lead, tops USC Aiken

...played the first two years at La Costa Resort outside San Diego the last week of February. It will be played at Metropolitan Golf Club in Melbourne. In another change, the American Express Championship moves from November to September, two weeks...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/04/20/oth_288186.shtml
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Match Play Down Under: Who will go?

...another thing." -- The tournament starts on Wednesday, and the majority of the 64-man field has never seen Metropolitan Golf Club. Players will need even more time to get familiar with the course, which means leaving about three days after...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/03/08/gol_283176.shtml
Golf
Mistaken label: Big Easy is anything but

...practice round, and tournament officials wondered whether he would even show up. Els pulled into the drive at Metropolitan Golf Club about 9 p.m., wearing shorts, beach sandals and a T-shirt. He slowly climbed out of the car and looked...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/07/24/gol_349478.shtml
Golf
Good play, good players don't always cut it

...Australia year hitting the ball pure - so good, in fact, that Flesch was 5-under par after the first nine holes at Metropolitan Golf Club in his opening match against Per-Ulrik Johansson. And he was 2 down. The Swede closed him out on the 14th...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/02/20/gol_334447.shtml
Golf
Sutton making up for lost time

...season on the PGA Tour, Hal Sutton had his face buried in a towel while stretched out on a trainer's table at Metropolitan Golf Club in Australia. Four small bruises, arranged like dots on dice, were courtesy of a physical therapist who had...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/04/25/gol_315008.shtml
Golf
Golf notebook

...Some other World Golf Championships are possible." STAT OF THE WEEK: Thirteen matches went extra holes at Metropolitan Golf Club. Only eight matches went into overtime the first two years combined at La Costa. FINAL WORD: "I think it will...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/01/10/gol_305676.shtml
Golf