The Match: The Day the Game of Golf Changed Forever (Hardcover)
SKU ID #87289
With The Match The Day the Game of Golf Changed Forever book, the bestselling author of The Greatest Game Ever Played returns with the story of the little-known match that forever changed the history of golf.
The year: 1956. Four decades have passed since Eddie Lowery came to fame as the 10-year-old caddie to U.S. Open Champion Francis Ouimet. Now a wealthy car dealer and avid supporter of amateur golf, Lowery has just made a bet with fellow millionaire George Coleman. In the Match golf book, Lowery claims that two of his employees, amateur golfers Harvie Ward and Ken Venturi, cannot be beaten in a best-ball match. Lowery challenges Coleman to bring any two golfers of his choice to the course at 10 a.m. the next day to settle the issue.
Buy The Match The Day the Game of Golf Changed Forever book for the compelling story of a little-known golf match that resulted from a bet between two millionaires.