We are proud to announce MatchLive, ESAHK and HKGA are going to held the MatchLive eGolf GBA Cup on 31 July, 2022 (Sunday) at GolfZon, D2 Place ONE. We sincerely invite everyone of you to register and participate.
MatchLive eGolf GBA Cup will be played under the rules of “New New Peoria”, up to 20 teams with 2 player each will compete for a total prize money of HK$15,000 (HK$10,000 for champion, HK$3,000 for first runner up and HK$2,000 for 2nd runner up). A Charity match will also be held on the same day, aiming at raising fund for Hong Kong Blind Sports Federation. Networking section with finger food refreshment will be set up during matches.
Prior to the beginning of a tournament or event, the golf course general manager will secretly select six holes. Usually, there are two par 3s, two par 4s, and two par 5s, and likely one of each type per nine. However, they can be any of the holes of the golf course, as they are chosen at random. The routing and composition of the golf course is the determining factor for selecting the "secret holes", and the competitors are not allowed to know which holes they are. Upon completion of stroke play, the six holes are then announced.
When the players sign and turn in their team's scorecard, the golf course will then begin to total the scores using the Peoria method. The total score is multiplied by three. Next, the golf course's par is subtracted from that total, and the new total is then multiplied by 80%. The number that is produced determines the "handicap allowance", which should be subtracted from the player's gross score. This final number is known as the net Peoria System score.
Once play is completed, the six holes are added up and then multiplied by three. Then par (for each hole) is subtracted from that total. That number is then multiplied by 80% to give the player's allowance, which is now subtracted from the player's gross score for that hole.
6 random hole scores are 7+5+4+6+5+5 to equal 32. Then 32x3 = 96 Then 96 minus par = 24 24x80% - 19.2 < (this is the allowance) The players Gross Score was 94, so 94-19.2 = 74.8, which rounds up to 75.