The only time the captains can drop anybody comes on Saturday when the day consists of four greensomes
and four foursomes.
Draw and tee-off times for opening greensomes
- (Great Britain and Ireland names first): 0730 Paul Lawrie (Sco) and Colin Montgomerie (Sco) v Robert Karlsson (Swe) and Thomas Bjorn (Den) 0745 Ian Woosnam (Wal) and Steve Webster (Eng) v Jose Maria Olazabal (Spa) and Miguel Angel Jimenez (Spa) 0800 Padraig Harrington (Irl) and Paul McGinley (Ire) v Mathias Gronberg (Swe) and Alex Cejka (Ger) 0815 Lee Westwood (Eng) and Darren Clarke (Irl) v Raphael Jacquelin (Fra) and Thomas Levet (Fra)
We are delighted to have hosted the Hankook Greensomes
Father and son Dave and Shaun Walter from Coventry made their mark as a pair and individually by winning the May Greensomes
Cup together while Shaun was victorious in the Gatensbury Rose Bowl.
With only eight players in action for Saturday's greensomes
(choice of drives) and alternate-shot matches, Seve can take a day off if his massive ego will allow him.
Golf Operations Manager Elliott Gray congratulated the winners, saying, "I hope you all enjoyed the relatively speedy Greensomes
The morning greensomes
had finished all square but Monty's men piled on the pressure after lunch, with only Olazabal and Miguel Angel Jimenez combining to deny the hosts a whitewash.
The seven day event will include different sections from the Ladies Open to the Mixed Greensomes
A terrific greensomes
score of nett 69 on the final day, added to their impressive nett 72 on the first day, meant the duo ran out winners by 1.
The format of the event is Greensomes
stroke play, one of the oldest formats in the game originally played between the Scottish and English Royals, with the Scots winning most of the matches in the 1740s.
The Wolstenholme/Nicholas pairing were round in 67 in the greensomes
contest with opponents Coles/Duggleby scoring 70.
And the Warwickshire Ladies Golf Association's Summer Greensomes
at Stoneleigh was won by Sue Starmer and Margaret Oldfield.
Over 40 players took to the club's Montgomerie championship course for this week's Greensomes
Byline: Arabian Ranches Golf Club will host the Lexus Golf Day Greensomes
Strokeplay event for members and their guests today.
In between there will be golfing competitions every day including the Mixed Greensomes