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Modified Stableford Returns to PGA Tour at Reno-Tahoe Open: The Reno-Tahoe Open is an "opposite field" event on

is an "opposite field" event on the PGA Tour schedule, which means it is played the same week as a much higher-profile tournament. This week, the Reno-Tahoe will be overshadowed by the WGC Bridgestone Invitational . So kudos to the Reno-Tahoe Open for trying something new this year, for finding a way to carve out a niche: The tournament has switched from normal stroke play scoring to the Modified Stableford scoring system. The points table in play at the Reno-Tahoe Open looks like this: Double eagle: 8 points Eagle: 5 points Birdie: 2 points Par: 0 points Bogey: minus-1 point Double bogey or worse: minus-3 points That's the same Modified Stableford points system that was used at the one previous PGA Tour event that used this scoring method. That was The International , which was first played in 1986 and discontinued following the 2006 tournament. So the Reno-Tahoe tourname...

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