Keeping Score

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Number of courses to be used this week at the European Tour’s Alfred Dunhill Links Championship in St. Andrews, Scotland. In the two-man team event, a touring pro and his amateur partner will play St. Andrews’ Old Course, Carnoustie and Kingsbarns for the first three days, beginning Thursday. The top 60 professionals and ties, plus the 20 lowest-scoring pro-am teams, will return to the Old Course for Sunday’s final round (tee times).


Number of holes at Brickyard Crossing Golf Course in Indianapolis, site of this week’s LPGA Indy Women in Tech Championship, that are located inside the 2½-mile Indianapolis Motor Speedway oval. Traditional holes 7-10 at the course will play this week as Nos. 15-18, with the winner kissing the bricks at the finish line of the famed speedway, dousing herself in milk, per the Indianapolis 500 custom, and then taking a victory lap (tee times).


Number of Presidents Cup participants who will compete in the PGA Tour’s Safeway Open, which begins Thursday at Silverado Resort & Spa’s North Course in Napa, Calif. Americans Patrick Cantlay, Bryson DeChambeau and Justin Thomas will join International team qualifiers Abraham Ancer, Marc Leishman, C.T. Pan and Adam Scott in the Tour’s third event of the 2019-20 season (tee times).

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