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Royal Portrush win the AIG Senior Cup (Ulster Section)

​Royal Portrush have defeated Warrenpoint in the Semi-Final and Galgorm Castle in the Final of the AIG Senior Cup (Ulster Section)

  • 20 August 2017

Photo: Eamonn O'Connor (Chairman - Ulster Branch) presents the Ulster Pennant to the winning Team Captain Matt McAlpin (Royal Portrush) in the near dark at Belvoir Park Golf Club - courtesy of golffile.ie

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Royal Portrush have defeated Galgorm Castle in the final after a long day at Belvoir Park Golf Club - the last semi final match was only settled at the 24th hole with the last match in the final decided on the 22nd hole

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Photo: Winning Royal Portrush Team and supporters - courtesy of www.golffile.ie

Individual match results were as follows;
Galgorm Castle v Royal Portrush - Galgorm Castle names first
Michael Reid bt Mark McMurray 3&1
Philip Graham lost to Richard McCrudden 22nd
Michael Dallat lost to Andrew Morris 2&1
Jonathan McNeill lost to Matt McAlpin 5&4
Jordan Hood bt Jamie Knipe 1up
Overall Result: Royal Portrush 3 Galgorm Castle 2

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Photo: Galgorm Castle Team - courtesy of golffile.ie

Semi-Final Matches

Galgorm Castle v Dunmurry - Galgorm Castle names first
Michael Reid bt Chris Morgan 2up
Philip Graham lost to Darren Crowe 6&4
Michael Dallat bt Peter Kerr 1up
Jonathan McNeill bt Stephen Crowe 5&3
Jordan Hood halved with Glenn McAuley
In the third match Michael Dallat eagled holes 5 & 10 as well as hole in one at 11
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Photo: Michael Dallat Galgorm Castle - courtesy of golffile.ie
Overall Result: Galgorm Castle 3.5 Dunmurry 1.5

Warrenpoint v Royal Portrush - Warrenpoint names first
Jamie Fletcher lost to Mark McMurray 3&1
Stephen Coulter lost to Andrew Morris 4&3
Colm Campbell bt Matt McAlpin 4&3
Ryan Gribben bt Richard McCrudden 5&4
Paul Reevey lost to Jamie Knipe 24th
Overall Result Royal Portrush 3 Warrenpoint 2