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WGC - Andersen Consulting Match Play
La Costa Resort & Spa
Carlsbad, CA, USA 23 Feb 2000 - 27 Feb 2000
Clarke Defeats Woods to Win Andersen Consulting Match Play
Darren Clarke took on the best in the world and won. An outstanding week culminated in the Ulsterman beating the World Number One Tiger Woods by 4 and 3 to win the first World Golf Championship of the year – The Andersen Consulting Matchplay.
Clarke sets up Final with Woods
Darren Clarke completed a splendid days golf with a birdie three on the 16th hole to defeat World number 2 David Duval in the semi-final of the WGC Andersen Consulting Match Play Championship, and set up a Final with Tiger Woods who was eight under par in his 5&4 victory over Davis Love III.
European Trio bound for Quarter Finals
On another enthralling day's play at La Costa, a trio of European Tour members - Paul Lawrie, Miguel Angel Jiménez, and Darren Clarke - found success in the third round of the Andersen Consulting Match Play Championship, and move on to Saturday's Quarter Finals stage.
Five European Tour Members progress to last 16
Thomas Björn clinched a dramatic victory over Colin Montgomerie at the fifth extra-hole to join four other European Tour Members in the last 16 of the WGC - Andersen Consulting Match Play Championship at La Costa. The Dane now faces a showdown with 1997 Ryder Cup team-mate Darren Clarke while Open Champion Paul Lawrie and Spaniards Miguel Angel Jiménez and Sergio Garcia also progressed through the second round.
Eight European Tour Members Clear first hurdle at La Costa
Eight European Tour members have so far successfully progressed to the second round of the World Golf Championships – Andersen Consulting Match Play at La Costa, California with Colin Montgomerie and Thomas Bjorn still to complete their first round matches after play was suspended due to torrential rain.
Strong European Challenge at La Costa
There will be 14 European Tour Members leading the challenge in the first World Golf Championship event of 2000, the Andersen Consulting Matchplay Championship being played at La Costa Resort and Spa, Carlsbad, February 23-27.
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