World Cup of Golf: Adam Scott calls on Olympics to copy team format
The primarily individual format used at the last World Cup of Golf in 2013 has been jettisoned in favour of a two-player team event for this year's 72-hole tournament, starting at Melbourne's Kingston Heath on Thursday.
The first and third days of 28-nation competition will see the teams compete in alternate shot play while the second and final days are best ball.
Former world No 1 Scott and Jason Day won the last edition, also held in Melbourne, with the latter clinching the individual title for the lowest overall score.
Current world No 1 Day has been forced to withdraw from the... read more