Day 2 Lot 660

Rare Players Ryder Cup Silver Gilt Trophy presented...

Auction Date: 27/05/2021 at 10am

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Rare Players Ryder Cup Silver Gilt Trophy presented to Philip Walton who made his only Ryder Cup appearances for Europe in 1995 at Oak Hill, where he won on the final green of the crucial penultimate singles match which ensured that Europe regained The Ryder Cup which at that time was only the 2nd time Europe had won in US. Note going into the Sunday singles matches, Europe trailed by 2 points, 7 to 9. For the 1st time they overcame a deficit entering the singles to win the cup. The unheralded Irish Rookie Philip Walton who had only played in one match with Ian Woosnam secured victory for Europe by defeating Jay Haas by one hole and securing the crucial 1 point 2 win. See Mullocks auction Wednesday 1st October 2014 Lot 875 which realised £8000

Hammer Price: £5500.00