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SEVE HEMOSTEROS 2018 CHAMPION

2018 World Series of Golf

World Series XXX competitors gather greenside at Shelly Beach's 18th hole

On a perfect late autumn afternoon, World Series XXX competitors gather greenside at Shelly Beach's 18th hole.  From l to r - Trent Strange, Henney Stenson, Peard Fulke, Soldier Montgomerie, JPY Hayes, Seve Hemosteros, Per-Ulrik Fatcatsson, Bourkie Baird, Edwardo Romero, Cavey Pavin, Big Jack Daley, Dick Faldo, Notah Kelly, Jose-Mumma Olazabal, Tubby Waldorf, Java Haas, Kenny Crenshaw, Hunter Meehan and Davidson Love (missing Kipper Parnevik)

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EARLWOOD TIME

EARLWOOD STOCK EXCHANGE

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Beercoin's listed price is underpinned by the cost of a schooner of Resch's served in the public bar of The Entrance Hotel during the World Series of Golf (1 schooner = 1 Beercoin).

JAVA TOURNAMENT CLOCK

1989 WORLD SERIES

Champion - Seve Hemosteros
2nd - Davidson Love III
3rd - Tack Nicklaus

1990 WORLD SERIES

Champion - Java Haas
2nd - Seve Hemosteros
3rd - Tack Nicklaus

1991 WORLD SERIES

Champion - Per-Ulrik Fatcatsson
2nd - Dick Faldo
3rd - Garry Mize

1992 WORLD SERIES

Champion - Jose-Mumma Olazabal
2nd - Soldier Montgomerie
3rd - Seve Hemosteros

1993 WORLD SERIES

Champion - Jose-Mumma Olazabal (2nd title)
2nd - Hal Whitton
3rd - Dick Faldo

1994 WORLD SERIES

Champion - Garry Mize
2nd - Java Haas
3rd - Davidson Love III

1995 WORLD SERIES

Champion - Big Jack Daley
2nd - Garry Mize
3rd - Tack Nicklaus

1996 WORLD SERIES

Champion - Seve Hemosteros (2nd title)
2nd - Per-Ulrik Fatcatsson
3rd - Garry Mize

1997 WORLD SERIES

Champion - JPY Hayes
2nd - Java Haas
3rd - Big Jack Daley

1998 WORLD SERIES

Champion - Java Haas (2nd title)
2nd - Soldier Montgomerie
3rd - Notah Kelly

1999 WORLD SERIES

Champion - Jose-Mumma Olazabal (3rd title)
2nd - Ken Crenshaw
3rd - Java Haas

2000 WORLD SERIES

Champion - Jose-Mumma Olazabal (4th title)
2nd - Soldier Montgomerie
3rd - Tack Nicklaus

2001 WORLD SERIES

Champion - Hunter Meehan
2nd - Kipper Parnevik
3rd - Tack Nicklaus

2002 WORLD SERIES

Champion - Tubby Waldorf
2nd - Davidson Love III
3rd - Ken Crenshaw

2003 WORLD SERIES

Champion - Seve Hemosteros (3rd title)
2nd - Kipper Parnevik
3rd - Ken Crenshaw

2004 WORLD SERIES

Champion - Kipper Parnevik
2nd - Davidson Love
3rd - Seve Hemosteros

2005 WORLD SERIES

Champion - Java Haas (3rd title)
2nd - Peard Fulke
3rd - Notah Kelly

2006 WORLD SERIES

Champion - Tack Nicklaus
2nd - Ken Crenshaw
3rd - Per-Ulrik Fatcatsson

2007 WORLD SERIES

Champion - JPY Hayes (2nd title)
2nd - Notah Kelly
3rd - Cavey Pavin

2008 WORLD SERIES

Champion - Kipper Parnevik (2nd title)
2nd - Cavey Pavin
3rd - Peard Fulke

2009 WORLD SERIES

Champion - Peard Fulke
2nd - Cavey Pavin
3rd - Soldier Montgomerie

2010 WORLD SERIES

Champion - Notah Kelly
2nd - Ken Crenshaw
3rd - Grantief Goosen

2011 WORLD SERIES

Champion - Edwardo Romero
2nd - Grantief Goosen
3rd - Soldier Montgomerie

2012 WORLD SERIES

Champion - Cavey Pavin
2nd - TC Choi
3rd - Java Haas

2013 WORLD SERIES

Champion - Davidson Love III
2nd - Peard Fulke
3rd - Cavey Pavin

2014 WORLD SERIES

Champion - Davidson Love III (2nd title)
2nd - Ken Crenshaw
3rd - Grantief Goosen

2015 WORLD SERIES

Champion - JPY Hayes (3rd title)
2nd - Ken Crenshaw
3rd - Hunter Meehan

2016 WORLD SERIES

Champion - Soldier Montgomerie
2nd - Trent Strange
3rd - Grantief Goosen

2017 WORLD SERIES

Champion - Notah Kelly (2nd title)
2nd - Java Haas
3rd - Grantief Goosen

2018 WORLD SERIES

Champion - Seve Hemosteros (4th title)
2nd - Peard Fulke
3rd - Ken Crenshaw

CATHOLICS vs. CONVICTS
30 Tales for 30 Years

Those few words printed in jest on a t-shirt by an savvy and opportunistic member took an already bitter rivalry and lit a blazing fire under it.  In October 1994, Per-Ulrik Fatcatsson (Christian Brothers) battled Seve Hemosteros (Canterbury High) to the death in arguably one of the greatest games in Match Play history.  It was sheer determination vs. swagger, Irish Catholic vs. Protestant, humble public servant vs. corporate heavyweight.  The outcome shocked the sporting world and it's taken nearly 25 years for the players to sit down and tell their stories.

SILLY LITTLE GAMES
30 Tales for 30 Years

Few of the thousands of players who make up today's multi-million dollar Earlwood Euchre industry know anything about the game's origins, nor do they pay any respect and, more importantly, dividends to it's founders.  That's about to change.  The ESG&EC, a joint custodian of the game, has engaged one of the country's greatest strategic and legal minds, Tack Nicklaus QC, to protect it's commercial interests.

I HATE TUBBY WALDORF
30 Tales for 30 Years

He had money, butchery smarts, a reverse golf grip and became the first player to achieve the club's coveted home and away double after winning the 1990 Match Play Championship and the 2002 World Series.  So why has Tubby Waldorf been disliked so intensely, by so many, for so long?  Maybe it's the much maligned Saturday morning horse tips or a wardrobe of striped shirts.  But sometimes, perception isn't reality.

DICK FALDO - ALL BY HIMSELF
30 Tales for 30 Years

He was The Beatles of golf - a charismatic, handsome and slender figure from Engadine who worked wonders with the ball and thrilled galleries wherever he went.  But Dick Faldo was also the lead in a Shakespearean tragedy fuelled by alcohol and the fading memories of old sexual conquests.  We'll talk with the neigbours who nailed a bottle opener to their wooden fence to facilitate his afternoon drinking sessions and meet the only woman from the 'Lender of Last Resort' who spurned his advances - his sister - and ask her the big question:  Does she now regret that rash decision?

FOUR 'DOG' DAYS IN NOVEMBER
30 Tales for 30 Years

The streak began when he defeated hot shot 6th seed Kenny Crenshaw 3 & 1 in the Round of 16.  A week later, Heckle Sunday, he beat the favoured Tubby Waldorf 2 & 1.  The following Friday he saw off the well-fancied Hunter Meehan 5 & 3.  In the final match he defied the odds to beat Peard Fulke 3 & 1.  Was it skill, good fortune or an old-fashioned and carefuly orchestrated betting coup that turned the perennial underdog, Bourkie Baird, into the 2013 Match Play Champion?

THERE'S NO PLACE LIKE HOME
30 Tales for 30 Years

On December 10, 2013, Sotheby's London office auctioned off what could be considered the most important historical document in sports history - Seve Hemosteros' original World Series of Golf blueprint, drawn up at Robo Mediate's Macleay Place residence over a few drinks on Boxing Day, 1988.  This is the story of one man's fanatical quest to win back this seminal artifact at auction and bring the document home to Earlwood where Hemosteros was born and raised.  25 years after he personally witnessed the blueprint's creation, Mediate inspired a group of wealthy benefactors to dream his dream and take a few shares in a couple of greyhounds as well.

THE PRINCE OF PROFANITY
30 Tales for 30 Years

Reader discretion is recommended - this story may contain frequent coarse language.

The young viscount rescued from a post-apocalyptic Warsaw became infamous in his adopted country when, at the age of 5, the first English words he uttered both contained four-letters, one beginning with F and the other beginning with C.  Sitting for the HSC in 1973, he could not have been any prouder when he was awarded 2 F's and 4 C's by the Board of Studies.  And nearly half a century later, it's hard to discern even the slightest expansion to the now Flemington Fruit Markets f*#klift driver's simple vocabulary.  WTF*#k!!

SMALL POTATOES: WHO KILLED THE PRESIDENTS CUP
30 Tales for 30 Years

A bold challenge, a fearless experiment and ultimately, a spectacular failure.  In 1999 a new event challenged the establishment's cosy duopoly, the World Series and Match Play Championship, but after a promising start at North Ryde and a final round at Eastlakes less than a decade later, The Presidents Cup disappeared from the ESG&EC sporting calendar.

HIT 'EM HARD - MY LIFE WITH BIG BALLS, BABES AND BOOZE
30 Tales for 30 Years

We remember the blonde mullet, a cigarette glued to the lips and those enormous fairway splitting drives that propelled him to victory at the 1995 World Series.  We knew Big Jack Daly as much for those larrikin traits and his large dusters as for the constant drinking, womanising and swearing, mostly done off the course, that forced him into rehabilitation and a premature sporting retirement.

YOU DON'T KNOW BOO BOO
30 Tales for 30 Years

He's someone who played two sports professionally - golf and soccer.  When speaking to others about him, I noticed something I'd never experienced before.  At the mere mention of his name, people either immediately lit up in excitement or fell over laughing.  Boo Boo's story isn't really a sports story, it's a superhero story.  A superhero who broke his thumb shaking hands before an over 45's game in the Sutherland Shire minor leagues and, as a result, signed on as a marquee player with Sydney FC and became the face of Nike's landmark ad campaign, "You Don't Know Boo Boo".

BOOKENDS 30 YEARS OF TOURNAMENTS

On the club's 30th tour, it was no more than fitting that the person primarily responsible for the club's formation, Seve Hemosteros, was crowned World Series Champion.  This was his fourth win to go along with victories in 1989, 1996 and 2003.  Hemosteros finished on 10pts with a 4th in Monday's 3-man Stableford Aggregate (teamed with ICAC headline act Java Haas and Notah Kelly), a win in the 4BBB Teams Match Play (paired with Tubby Waldorf), a 2nd in Thursday's Stableford round and rounded the week off with a 3rd placing in the Stroke event at Shelly Beach.

Reformed whistle blower and veteran Brookvale Oval NRL Interchange Official Peard Fulke got awfully close during the final round but maybe suffered a seniors moment on the 18th hole when he missed a potentially vital "gimme" putt.  In the end, it wasn't the difference and he finished 2nd on 13pts.

The uber-consistent Padstow Heights resident Ken Crenshaw grabbed the final podium spot with 14pts after nudging Kipper Parnevik off on a final round countback.  Crenshaw lamented his bad luck with the partners draw on Days 1 and 2 as too big a hurdle to overcome.

DAILY AND OVERALL RESULTS

Day 1 - Gosford 3-man Stableford Aggregate Top 3

Day 2 - Wyong Teams Match Play

Day 3 - Toukley Stableford Top 3

Day 4 - Shelly Beach Stroke Top 3

Overall

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