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July 2006

RECORD-BREAKER WRIGHT STORMS TO VICTORY
Friday, July 28, 2006
Darren Wright shot an aggregate nine under par on the day to storm to a thrilling victory in the English Boys Under 18 Championship at Sherwood Forest........
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Joannes romps five clear with record 65
Friday, July 28, 2006
Belgium’s Hugues Joannes took a decisive grip on the Carris Trophy with a brilliant round of 65 to open a five-stroke lead at the halfway stage........ Full Story

HOME AGAIN LEWTON READY FOR A CZECH OUT
Thursday, July 27, 2006
Stephen Lewton (Woburn), home from college in the United States, is one of three top players who will represent the EGU in the Czech Amateur Championship at Prosper Golf Club, Celadna, on 9th -12th August........
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Carris Trophy - Booth fires record 67 to take over at top
Wednesday, July 26, 2006
The leaderboard midway through the first round of the Carris Trophy at Sherwood Forest yesterday showed a distinct continental bias until home players came charging through with Yorkshire’s David Booth ending the day on top after a course record 67......... Full Story

Top girls to tee off in English championships
Wednesday, July 26, 2006
England's leading young golfers will be in action next week when three national girls' championships get underway on Tuesday........ Full Story

Belfry backs new Public golf Show
Wednesday, July 26, 2006
The West Midland's most famous golf resort, The De Vere Belfry, has given its backing to a major golf show to be held at the NEC........ Full Story

Skills Challenge extended for County Unions and Associations
Wednesday, July 26, 2006
The English Golf Union (EGU) and English Ladies’ Golf Association (ELGA) have launched an exciting new initiative called the County Skills Challenge specifically to meet the demands of County Unions and Associations.......

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CHAMPION WARING CAN JOIN EXCLUSIVE CLUB
Wednesday, July 26, 2006
Paul Waring has the chance to join an exclusive club when he defends the England Amateur Championship beginning at Burnham and Berrow Golf Club in Somerset on 31st July......
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Sharpe seeks title double in Carris Trophy
Wednesday, July 26, 2006
Oscar Sharpe, the newly crowned English under 16 champion, will bid to make it a double with the under 18 title in the Carris Trophy at Sherwood Forest Golf Club in Nottinghamshire on 25th - 27th July....... Full Story

SMITH FINISHES SECOND IN DUTCH EVENT
Wednesday, July 26, 2006
James Smith, the England under 21 player, had to settle for second place in the RiverWoods Junior Open at the Toxandria club in the Netherlands....... Full Story

Willett to tackle Dutch tournament
Friday, July 14, 2006
Daniel Willett, who has enjoyed a first season at college in the United States, has been selected along with Ben Evans and James Smith to represent the EGU in the Riverwoods Junior Open in Holland on 19th - 22nd July..... Full Story

England reach semi-finals of European Lady Juniors' Team Championship
Friday, July 14, 2006
England eased into the semi-finals of the European Lady Juniors' Team Championship at Pan Golf Club, Netherlands, with a 5-2 win over Belgium........ Full Story

England's girls score a battling win in European championship
Friday, July 14, 2006
England produced a battling singles performance to beat the Czech Republic 3-2 in the European Girls' Team Championship at Esbjerg Golf Club, Denmark..... Full Story

England qualify second in European Lady Juniors' Team Championship
Thursday, July 13, 2006
England qualified in second place for the matchplay stages of the European Lady Juniors' Team Championship at the Pan Golf Club in the Netherlands and will play Belgium........ Full Story

England's defence ends in European girls' championship
Thursday, July 13, 2006
England's defence of the European Girls' Team Championship ended after the second qualifying round at Esbjerg Golf Club in Denmark........ Full Story

Battling Denison books his open place at Hoylake
Thursday, July 13, 2006
England under 21 squad member Danny Denison will tee it up with the big stars in next week’s Open Championship at Hoylake after safely negotiating the Final Qualifying....... Full Story

Good start for England in European Lady Junior Championship
Thursday, July 13, 2006
England are lying third after the first round of strokeplay qualifying in the European Lady Juniors' Team Championship at Pan Golf Club, Utrecht, Netherlands.......
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England Teams share top spot in Nations Cup
Saturday, July 8, 2006
England carried off the Nations Cup decided over the opening two rounds of the McGregor Trophy when their two teams shared top spot at Worthing.......
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Sharpe's the word as Oscar hits the front
Saturday, July 8, 2006
Oscar Sharpe lived up to his name to sweep to the top of the leaderboard at the halfway stage of the McGregor Trophy at a breezy Worthing in Sussex........
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EGU make changes to its National Championship
Wednesday, July 5, 2006
The English Golf Union is to change the format of its English Amateur Championship from 2007...... Full Story

Young trio off to Chiberta Grand Prix
Tuesday, July 4, 2006
Jamie Abbott, the Boy International from Suffolk, James Freeman from Nottinghamshire, and Lincolnshire’s Rob Harris will represent the EGU in the annual Chiberta Grand Prix in Biarritz, France, on 13th - 16th July......
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Lewton helps Europe to record Palmer Cup win
Tuesday, July 4, 2006
Europe romped to a record-breaking 19.5 - 4.5 victory over the United States to regain the Palmer Cup at Prestwick Golf Club....... Full Story

Fisher heads strong team for European Youths Championship
Tuesday, July 4, 2006
Oliver Fisher, the youngest ever GB&I Walker Cup player, and three other full internationals, have been selected in a strong England team for the European Youths Team Championship in Spain this month........ Full Story

Seve Benson wins Russian Amateur for England
Tuesday, July 4, 2006
England players took the top two places at the Russian Open Amateur Championship which took place at the Le Meridian Moscow Country Club last week......

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Chief Executive of ELGA Resigns
Tuesday, July 4, 2006
Pauline Perla has resigned as Chief Executive of the English Ladies' Golf Association........ Full Story

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