You know Oxford and Cambridge have a famous Boat Race, but did you also know they have an annual golf match? Oxford and Cambridge have been rivals since the latter university was founded by Oxford scholars escaping from a mob of angry townspeople in The boffs fled to Cambridge where they swiftly set up a university and Oxford and Cambridge have been the bitterest of foes ever since.
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Pepperell had a prominent amateur career, including finishing runner-up in the Boys Amateur Championship in Pepperell turned professional in but failed to earn a place on either the European or Challenge Toursand he began playing on the mini-tours. He went on to win the event in a sudden-death playoff over Jeppe Huldahl and as a result secured his membership on the Challenge Tour.
In a month when Danny Willett became the first Briton in 20 years to win the US Masters in Augusta, Georgia, it seemed appropriate to look back to Cyril Tolleythe greatest golfer ever to come up to Univ. Among the Univ intake of was a Major from the Royal Tank Corps called Cyril James Hastings Tolley, who had been awarded an MC for his leadership in the battle of Cambrai, the first significant battle to involve tanks, and who was reading Modern History. It has to be said, though, that Tolley was no academic: he seems never to have completed his degree.
After their defeat at Walton Heath last year, Cambridge were delighted to hold Oxford to a 7. In lashing rain and 50mph gales at Rye which caused the foursomes to be reduced to 27 holes, the Light Blues trailed by two matches going into the final day's singles. With holes four to seven out of action because of the raging wind, Matthew Webster and Michael Gray won two of the top three matches for Oxford.
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