• Short Summary

    US Master Champion Billy Casper on Monday (24 August) won the Avco golf classic, an a first prize of 32,000 dollars(13,300 Sterling) to go to the top of the US circuit money list for 1970.

  • Description

    1.
    SV PAN Casper tees off (2 shots)
    0.11

    2.
    SV PAN Casper driving from green (2 shots)
    0.21

    3.
    SV PAN Casper putting
    0.37

    4.
    TGV Crowd PAN TO Casper lining up the putt(2 shots)
    0.53

    5.
    SV Casper sinking final putt to win tournament
    1.14

    6.
    TGV Crowd
    1.17



    Initials CM/PN/SGM


    SPORT: GOLF

    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: US Master Champion Billy Casper on Monday (24 August) won the Avco golf classic, an a first prize of 32,000 dollars(13,300 Sterling) to go to the top of the US circuit money list for 1970.

    Casper, who now has won a total of 139,000 dollars (about 58,000 Sterling), fired a 3-under-par 69 in the final round over the Sutton, Massachusetts course to finish 3 strokes ahead of Tom Weiskopf and Rod Funseth.

    On Saturday Casper hit a 73 after earlier rounds of 68 and 67. He blamed the gallery for his loss of concentration. He hod no complaints about crowd noise after his final round.

    DETAILED SCORES:
    Casper 277 (68, 67, 73, 69)
    Weiskopf 280 (70, 69, 70, 71)
    FUNSETH 280 (72, 70,72,66)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA81ZLWQEZT2V6H57SBGHIDY0OP
    Media URN:
    VLVA81ZLWQEZT2V6H57SBGHIDY0OP
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    25/08/1970
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:17:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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