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2005 Presidents Cup


Chris DiMarco at 2005 Presidents Cup

Chris DiMarco lead the Team USA victory at the 2005 Presidents Cup with a 4-0-1 record.

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U.S. 18.5, International 15.5:

Two years after the 2003 Presidents Cup ended with the teams "sharing" the label of winners, Team USA took back sole possession of the trophy at the 2005 Presidents Cup. Chris DiMarco, Jim Furyk and Phil Mickelson were the catalysts, each going unbeaten for the American side.

The match was close all four days, neither side winning a session by more than one point. So at the end of Day 3, heading into the Day 4 singles, it was tied 11-11.

Justin Leonard and David Toms won the first two singles matches of the final day for Team USA before Retief Goosen - who went 4-0-1 - knocked off Tiger Woods for the first International point in singles. The singles advantage from that point was the Americans', and the U.S. side finished with the 3-point victory.

Final Score: U.S. 18.5, International 15.5
Site: Robert Trent Jones Golf Club, Lake Manassas, Va.
Captains: International, Gary Player; U.S., Jack Nicklaus

Team Members
• International: Retief Goosen, Adam Scott, Vijay Singh, Mark Hensby, Nick O'Hern, Tim Clark, Peter Lonard, Stuart Appleby, Michael Campbell, Angel Cabrera, Trevor Immelman, Mike Weir
• USA: Tiger Woods, Fred Couples, Fred Funk, Jim Furyk, Phil Mickelson, Chris DiMarco, Justin Leonard, Scott Verplank, Davis Love III, Kenny Perry, Stewart Cink, David Toms

Day 1 Results:

• Retief Goosen/Adam Scott, International, def. Tiger Woods/Fred Couples, U.S., 4 and 3
• Fred Funk/Jim Furyk, U.S., halved with Vijay Singh/Mark Hensby, Int.
• Phil Mickelson/Chris DiMarco, U.S., def. Nick O'Hern/Tim Clark, Int., 1-up
• Justin Leonard/Scott Verplank, U.S., def. Peter Lonard/Stuart Appleby, Int., 4 and 2
• Michael Campbell/Angel Cabrera, Int., def. Davis Love III/Kenny Perry, U.S., 2 and 1
• Trevor Immelman/Mike Weir, Int., def. Stewart Cink/David Toms, U.S., 6 and 5

Day 2 Results:

• Angel Cabrera/Michael Campbell, International, halved with Phil Mickelson/Chris DiMarco, U.S.
• Adam Scott/Retief Goosen, Int., def. Fred Couples/David Toms, U.S., 3 and 1
• Justin Leonard/Scott Verplank, U.S., def. Trevor Immelman/Mike Weir, Int., 2 and 1
• Fred Funk/Stewart Cink, U.S., halved with Tim Clark/Vijay Singh, Int.
• Peter Lonard/Nick O'Hern, Int., def. David Love III/Kenny Perry, U.S., 3 and 2
• Tiger Woods/Jim Furyk, U.S., def. Stuart Appleby/Mark Hensby, Int., 2-up

Day 3 Results:

• Retief Goosen/Adam Scott, International, halved with Justin Leonard/Scott Verplank, U.S.
• Phil Mickelson/Chris DiMarco, U.S., def. Michael Campbell/Angel Cabrera, International, 5 and 3
• Vijay Singh/Stuart Appleby, International, halved with Jim Furyk/Tiger Woods, U.S.
• Tim Clark/Nick O'Hern, International, def. Fred Funk/David Toms, U.S., 2 and 1
• Davis Love III/Stewart Cink, U.S., def. Trevor Immelman/Mike Weir, International, 1-up

• Retief Goosen/Adam Scott, International, def. Scott Verplank/Justin Leonard, U.S., 5 and 4
• Phil Mickelson/Chris DiMarco, U.S., def. Peter Lonard/Nick O'Hern, International, 6 and 5
• Davis Love III/Fred Couples, U.S., halved with Michael Campbell/Angel Cabrera, International
• Mark Hensby/Tim Clark, International, def. Kenny Perry/Stewart Cink, 5 and 3
• Tiger Woods/Jim Furyk, U.S., def. Vijay Singh/Stuart Appleby, International, 2-up

Day 4 Results:

• Justin Leonard, U.S., def. Tim Clark, International, 4 and 3
• David Toms, U.S., def. Trevor Immelman, International 2 and 1
• Retief Goosen, International, def. Tiger Woods, U.S., 2 and 1
• Kenny Perry, U.S., def. Mark Hensby, International, 4 and 3
• Fred Couples, U.S., def. Vijay Singh, International, 1-up
• Mike Weir, International, def. Scott Verplank, U.S., 3 and 2
• Jim Furyk, U.S., def. Adam Scott, International, 3 and 2
• Peter Lonard, International, def. Stewart Cink, U.S., 3 and 2
• Michael Campbell, International, def. Fred Funk, U.S., 3 and 2
• Davis Love III, U.S., def. Nick O'Hern, International, 4 and 3
• Angel Cabrera, International, halved with Phil Mickelson, U.S.
• Chris DiMarco, U.S., def. Stuart Appleby, International, 1-up

Player Records (wins-losses-halves)

Tiger Woods, 2-2-1
Fred Couples, 1-2-1
Fred Funk, 0-2-2
Jim Furyk, 3-0-2
Phil Mickelson, 3-0-2
Chris DiMarco, 4-0-1
Justin Leonard, 3-1-1
Scott Verplank, 2-2-1
Davis Love III, 2-2-1
Kenny Perry, 1-3-0
Stewart Cink, 1-3-1
David Toms, 1-3-0

Retief Goosen, 4-0-1
Adam Scott, 3-1-1
Vijay Singh, 0-2-3
Mark Hensby, 1-2-1
Nick O'Hern, 2-3-0
Tim Clark, 2-2-1
Peter Lonard, 2-2-0
Stuart Appleby, 0-4-1
Michael Campbell, 2-1-2
Angel Cabrera, 2-1-2
Trevor Immelman, 1-3-0
Mike Weir, 2-2-0

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