Originally posted on Devil Ball Golf  |  Last updated 11/27/11
You know the last time an American team walked away from the Omega World Cup, a team event pitting two United States players against teams from all over the globe, with a trophy? A guy in wraparound Oakleys was one of the hottest golfers on the planet, and Tiger Woods was still accepting these types of invites. Yes, Matt Kuchar and Gary Woodland won the team event in China on Sunday for the first time since David Duval and Tiger were teamed up together in 2000, and did so with some really great play throughout the entire week. It just seemed to click with the long-hitting Woodland and the accurate Kuchar, who drained some long putts during Sunday's alternate shot to post a five-under 67 to finish at 24-under for the week, two shots clear of a late-charging English team of Ian Poulter and Justin Rose. It might not be the type of marquee event that gets the regular news outlets buzzing, but it wasn't like Kuchar and Woodland were playing against the B-team of golf. Before the final ...
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