SPORTING Oz Golf

Peter Thomson
Australia Crest

Champion golfer who won the British Open on 5 occasions. Even today he continues to insist that his win in 1965 was not his last but is his latest. In a 7 year stretch in the 50s he won the British Open 4 times and was runner-up on the 3 other occasions.

Peter won the New Zealand Open on 9 occasions.

In 1998 he captained the International team which beat the USA at Royal Melbourne in the Presidents Cup, in front of ex-President George Bush.


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