The Walker Cup

<div class="article"><div class="association"><div class="table-responsive"><table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" width="494"> <tr> <td valign="top"><img src="https://golftoday.co.uk/content/uploads/2018/01/george_herbert_walker-250px.jpg" alt="USGA President George Herbert Walker" width="250" height="250" hspace="0" vspace="0" border="0" align="left"></td> <td><img alt="" src="https://golftoday.co.uk/content/uploads/2018/01/spacer.gif" align="left" border="0" height="10" hspace="0" vspace="0" width="10"></td> <td valign="top"> <div class="Bottom_Margin"> <div class="Bottom_Margin"><a href="#" class="Big_Headline">The Walker Cup </a></div> <div class="Bottom_Margin"> <p align="left"> The Walker Cup Match grew out of Rules meetings in 1920 between the USGA and the R&amp;A, during which an international team competition was also discussed. USGA President George Herbert Walker drew up a plan and offered to donate a trophy, which became known as the Walker Cup, first played for in 1922 , when the US beat GB&amp;I by 8-4.<br> <a href="/records/Walker_Cup_records.html" class="Normal_Link">More history here...</a> </p> </div> </div></td> </tr> </table></div></div><div class="association"><div class="table-responsive"><table width="494" border="0" cellspacing="0" cellpadding="0"> <tr> <td width="66"><a href="/records/Walker_Cup_records.html"><img src="https://golftoday.co.uk/content/uploads/2018/01/walker_cup_trophy-66px.jpg" alt="The Walker Cup" width="66" height="66" border="0" align="right"></a></td> <td width="3"><img alt="" src="https://golftoday.co.uk/content/uploads/2018/01/spacer.gif" border="0" height="1" hspace="0" vspace="0" width="3"></td> <td width="173"><a href="/records/Walker_Cup_records.html" class="Normal_Link">Records &amp; statistics </a><br> Team &amp; individual wins, winning margins, oldest and youngest players... </td> <td width="10"><img alt="" src="https://golftoday.co.uk/content/uploads/2018/01/spacer.gif" border="0" height="1" hspace="0" vspace="0" width="10"></td> <td width="66"><a href="/2011/walker_cupfinal.html"><img src="https://golftoday.co.uk/content/uploads/2018/01/2011_walker_cup_logo-66px.jpg" width="66" height="66" border="0" align="right"></a></td> <td width="3"><img alt="" src="https://golftoday.co.uk/content/uploads/2018/01/spacer.gif" border="0" height="1" hspace="0" vspace="0" width="3"></td> <td width="173"><a href="/2011/walker_cupfinal.html" class="Normal_Link">2011 Walker Cup </a><br> Reports from Royal Aberdeen, where GB&amp;I regain the trophy. </td> </tr> </table></div></div><div class="association"><div class="table-responsive"><table class="toursutils"> <tr bgcolor="#eeeeee"> <td colspan="5" align="center"><a name="results"></a> <strong>Match score 1922 to 2011: USA 34 - GB&amp;I 8 with 1 tie </strong></td> </tr> <tr bgcolor="#eeeeee"> <td><b>Year</b></td> <td><b>Venue</b></td> <td><strong>Score</strong></td> <td><strong>USA Captain </strong></td> <td><strong>GB&amp;I Capt. </strong></td> </tr> <tr> <td>2017</td> <td>Los Angeles CC (North Course), Los Angeles, CA</td> <td>&nbsp;</td> <td>&nbsp;</td> <td>&nbsp;</td> </tr> <tr> <td>2015</td> <td>TBA</td> <td>&nbsp;</td> <td>&nbsp;</td> <td>&nbsp;</td> </tr> <tr> <td>2013</td> <td>National Golf Links of America, Southampton, NY </td> <td>&nbsp;</td> <td>&nbsp;</td> <td>&nbsp;</td> </tr> <tr> <td>2011</td> <td>Royal Aberdeen GC,<br> Scotland</td> <td><a href="/2011/walker_cupfinal.html" class="Normal_Link">GB&amp;I 14 - USA 12 </a></td> <td>Jim Holtgrieve</td> <td>Nigel Edwards </td> </tr> <tr> <td>2009</td> <td>Merion GC,<br> Ardmore, PA </td> <td><a href="/2009/Walker_Cup/index.html" class="Normal_Link">USA 16&frac12; - GB&amp;I 9&frac12;</a> </td> <td>Buddy Marucci </td> <td>Colin Dalgleish </td> </tr> <tr> <td>2007</td> <td>Royal County Down,<br> Newcastle, Ireland </td> <td><a href="http://www.golftoday.co.uk/news/yeartodate/news_07/walker_cup_2.html" class="Normal_Link">USA 12&frac12; - GB&amp;I 11&frac12;</a></td> <td valign="top">Buddy Marucci </td> <td valign="top">Colin Dalgleish </td> </tr> <tr> <td>2005</td> <td>Chicago GC,<br> Wheaton, IL </td> <td><a href="http://www.golftoday.co.uk/news/yeartodate/news05/walker_cup.html" class="Normal_Link">USA 12&frac12; - GB&amp;I 11&frac12;</a></td> <td>Bob Lewis </td> <td>Garth McGimpsey</td> </tr> <tr> <td>2003</td> <td>Ganton GC,<br> Ganton, England </td> <td><a href="http://www.golftoday.co.uk/news/yeartodate/news03/walkercup1.html" class="Normal_Link">GB&amp;I 12&frac12; - USA 11&frac12;</a></td> <td valign="top">Bob Lewis </td> <td valign="top">Garth McGimpsey</td> </tr> <tr> <td>2001</td> <td>Ocean Forest GC,<br> Sea Island, GA </td> <td><a href="http://www.golftoday.co.uk/news/yeartodate/news01/walkercup1.html" class="Normal_Link">GB&amp;I 15 - USA 9</a></td> <td valign="top">Danny Yates </td> <td valign="top">Peter McEvoy </td> </tr> <tr> <td>1999</td> <td>Nairn GC,<br> Nairn, Scotland</td> <td><a href="http://www.golftoday.co.uk/tours/tours99/walkercup/day2report.html" class="Normal_Link">GB&amp;I 15 - USA 9</a></td> <td>Danny Yates </td> <td>Peter McEvoy </td> </tr> <tr> <td width="39" valign="top" >1997</td> <td width="140" valign="top" >Quaker Ridge,<br> Scarsdale, NY </td> <td width="150" valign="top" ><a href="http://www.golftoday.co.uk/news/yeartodate/news97/walk4.htm" class="Normal_Link">USA 18 - GB&amp;I 6</a></td> <td width="150" valign="top" >Downing Gray </td> <td><p>Clive Brown </p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td>1995</td> <td>Royal Porthcawl GC,<br> Porthcawl, Wales </td> <td>GB&amp;I 14 - USA 10</td> <td valign="top" >Downing Gray </td> <td valign="top"><p>Clive Brown </p></td> </tr> <tr> <td>1993</td> <td>Interlachen CC,<br> Edina, MN </td> <td>USA 19 - GB&amp;I 5</td> <td>Vinny Giles </td> <td>George MacGregor</td> </tr> <tr> <td>1991</td> <td>Portmarnock,<br> Dublin, Ireland </td> <td>USA 14 - GB&amp;I 10</td> <td>Jim Gabrielsen</td> <td>George MacGregor</td> </tr> <tr> <td>1989</td> <td>Peachtree GC,<br> Atlanta, GA </td> <td>GB&amp;I 12&frac12; - USA 11&frac12;</td> <td>Fred Ridley </td> <td>Geoffrey Marks </td> </tr> <tr> <td>1987</td> <td>Sunningdale GC,<br> Berkshire, England </td> <td>USA 16&frac12; 7&frac12;</td> <td valign="top">Fred Ridley </td> <td valign="top">Geoffrey Marks </td> </tr> <tr> <td>1985</td> <td>Pine Valley GC,<br> Clementon, NJ </td> <td>USA 13 - GB&amp;I 11</td> <td>Jay Sigel </td> <td>Charels Wilson Green</td> </tr> <tr> <td>1983</td> <td>Royal Liverpool,<br> Hoylake, England </td> <td>USA 13&frac12; - GB&amp;I 10&frac12;</td> <td valign="top">Jay Sigel </td> <td valign="top">Charels Wilson Green</td> </tr> <tr> <td>1981</td> <td>Cypress Point,<br> Pebble Beach, CA </td> <td>USA 15- GB&amp;I 9</td> <td>Jim Gabrielsen</td> <td>Rodney Foster </td> </tr> <tr> <td>1979</td> <td>Muirfield,<br> Gullane, Scotland </td> <td>USA 15&frac12; - GB&amp;I 8&frac12;</td> <td>Dick Siderowf </td> <td>Rodney Foster </td> </tr> <tr> <td>1977</td> <td>Shinnecock Hills,<br> Southampton, NY</td> <td>USA 16- GB&amp;I 8</td> <td>Lewis Oehmig </td> <td>Sandy Saddler </td> </tr> <tr> <td>1975</td> <td>St Andrews,<br> Fife, Scotland</td> <td>USA 15&frac12; - GB&amp;I 8&frac12;</td> <td>Edgar Updegraff</td> <td>David Marsh</td> </tr> <tr> <td>1973</td> <td>The Country Club,<br> Brookline, MA </td> <td>USA 14 - GB&amp;I 10</td> <td>Jess Sweetser </td> <td>David Marsh </td> </tr> <tr> <td>1971</td> <td>St Andrews,<br> Fife, Scotland</td> <td>GB&amp;I 13 - USA 11</td> <td>John M. Winters </td> <td>Michael Bonallack </td> </tr> <tr> <td>1969</td> <td>Milwaukee CC,<br> Milwaukee, WI </td> <td>USA 10 - GB&amp;I 8</td> <td>Billy Joe Patton </td> <td>Michael Bonallack </td> </tr> <tr> <td>1967</td> <td>Royal St George's,<br> Sandwich, England</td> <td>USA 13 - GB&amp;I 7</td> <td>Jess Sweetser </td> <td>Joe Carr </td> </tr> <tr> <td>1965</td> <td>Baltimore CC,<br> Lutherville, MD </td> <td>USA 11 - GB&amp;I 11</td> <td>John W. Fischer </td> <td>Joe Carr </td> </tr> <tr> <td>1963</td> <td>Turnberry,<br> Ayrshire, Scotland </td> <td>USA 12 - GB&amp;I 8</td> <td>Richard Tufts </td> <td>Charles Lawrie </td> </tr> <tr> <td>1961</td> <td>Seattle GC,<br> Seattle, WA </td> <td>USA 11 - GB&amp;I 1</td> <td>Jack Westland</td> <td>Charles Lawrie </td> </tr> <tr> <td>1959</td> <td>Muirfield,<br> Gullane, Scotland </td> <td>USA 9 - GB&amp;I 3</td> <td>Charles Coe </td> <td>Gerald Micklem </td> </tr> <tr> <td>1957</td> <td>Minikahda Club,<br> Minneapolis, MN <br> </td> <td>USA 8&frac12; - GB&amp;I 3&frac12;</td> <td>Charles Coe </td> <td>Gerald Micklem </td> </tr> <tr> <td>1955</td> <td>St Andrews,<br> Fife, Scotland</td> <td>USA 10 - GB&amp;I 2</td> <td>William C. Campbell</td> <td>G. Alec Hill </td> </tr> <tr> <td>1953</td> <td>Kittansett Club,<br> Marion, MA </td> <td>USA 9 - GB&amp;I 3</td> <td>Charles R. Yates </td> <td>A.A. Duncan </td> </tr> <tr> <td>1951</td> <td>Birkdale GC,<br> Southport, England </td> <td>USA 7&frac12; - GB&amp;I 4&frac12;</td> <td>Willie Turnesa</td> <td>Raymond Oppenheimer</td> </tr> <tr> <td>1949</td> <td>Winged Foot GC,<br> Mamaroneck, NY </td> <td>USA 10 - GB&amp;I 2</td> <td>Francis Ouimet </td> <td>P.B. Lucas </td> </tr> <tr> <td>1947</td> <td>St Andrews,<br> Fife, Scotland</td> <td>USA 8 - GB&amp;I 4</td> <td>Francis Ouimet </td> <td>John B. Beck </td> </tr> <tr bgcolor="#eeeeee"> <td colspan="5" align="center"><strong>1940 - 1946: Matches not played</strong></td> </tr> <tr> <td>1938</td> <td>St Andrews,<br> Fife, Scotland</td> <td>GB&amp;I 7&frac12; - USA 4&frac12;</td> <td valign="top">Francis Ouimet </td> <td valign="top">John B. Beck </td> </tr> <tr> <td>1936</td> <td>Pine Valley GC,<br> Clementon, NJ </td> <td>USA 10&frac12; - GB&amp;I 1&frac12;</td> <td>Francis Ouimet </td> <td>William Tweddell</td> </tr> <tr> <td>1934</td> <td>St Andrews,<br> Fife, Scotland</td> <td>USA 9&frac12; - GB&amp;I 2&frac12;</td> <td valign="top">Francis Ouimet </td> <td>Michael Scott </td> </tr> <tr> <td>1932</td> <td>The Country Club,<br> Brookline, MA </td> <td>USA 9&frac12; - GB&amp;I 2&frac12;</td> <td>Francis Ouimet </td> <td>T.A. Torrance </td> </tr> <tr> <td>1930</td> <td>Royal St George's,<br> Sandwich, England </td> <td>USA 10 - GB&amp;I 2</td> <td>Bobby Jones </td> <td>Roger Wethered </td> </tr> <tr> <td>1928</td> <td>Chicago GC,<br> Wheaton, IL </td> <td>USA 11 - GB&amp;I 1</td> <td>Bobby Jones </td> <td>William Tweddell </td> </tr> <tr> <td>1926</td> <td>St Andrews,<br> Fife, Scotland</td> <td>USA 6&frac12; - GB&amp;I 5&frac12;</td> <td>Robert A. Gardner</td> <td>Robert Harris </td> </tr> <tr> <td>1924</td> <td>Garden City GC,<br> Garden City, NY </td> <td>USA 9 - GB&amp;I 3</td> <td>Robert A. Gardner</td> <td>Cyril Tolley </td> </tr> <tr> <td>1923</td> <td>St Andrews,<br> Fife, Scotland </td> <td>USA 6&frac12; - GB&amp;I 5&frac12;</td> <td>Robert A. Gardner</td> <td>Robert Harris </td> </tr> <tr> <td>1922</td> <td>National Golf Links of America, Southampton, NY </td> <td>USA 8 - GB&amp;I 4</td> <td>William C. Fownes </td> <td>Robert Harris </td> </tr> </table></div></div><p>&nbsp;</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p><img src="https://golftoday.co.uk/content/uploads/2018/01/thin_green_line.gif" width="494" height="20"></p></div>