The last round and final of the Dunhill Cup has been played last Saturday June 22nd, in perfect golfing condition.
In the morning, for the fifth round, The Netherlands played France to attempt to win their way into the final (France was already assured to be in the final). They obtained a hard fought win by Nely Borst over Emmanuel Sabourin on the first playoff hole!!
Netherlands won 2-1 as France couldn’t present a 3rd players for the morning match.
Vincent Regis 62 – 65 Henk Wapstra
Emmanuel 63 – 63 Nely Borst (wins on first playoff hole)
So the dutch team being now in the final, both team had reconvene in the afternoon to play the final.
In the first game, a very solid Henk Wapstra won by a shot over Vincent Regis.
In the second game, Emmanuel Sabourin got his revenge over Nely Borst with a 6 shots win.
In the third game, Tony Rosmalen sealed the victory for the French team winning by 3 shots over Carel Haakman.
Vincent Regis 61 – 60 Henk Wapstra
Emmanuel Sabourin 62 – 68 Nely Borst
Tony Rosmalen 60 – 63 Carel Haakman
France has successfully defended its title and is the Dunhill Cup winner for the 3rd year in a row!!!